The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 268 266 269
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Sun 35 62 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.53% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 1.15% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17 48 48
Average salary £42,500 £48,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.45% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £70,750 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.81% -2.22%
Sun
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4165 5408 5235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.05% 46.10% 44.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3546 4479 4605
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Sun
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the City of London region.

Sun Salary Trend in the City of London

Sun
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Sun Salary Histogram in the City of London

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Sun also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sun.

1 48 (57.83%) Finance
2 40 (48.19%) UNIX
3 37 (44.58%) SQL
4 35 (42.17%) Oracle
5 34 (40.96%) Linux
6 31 (37.35%) Windows
7 25 (30.12%) Solaris
8 24 (28.92%) Java
9 19 (22.89%) Front Office
10 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
11 17 (20.48%) SQL Server
12 16 (19.28%) Veritas
12 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (18.07%) VMware
14 14 (16.87%) Problem Management
14 14 (16.87%) Tomcat
15 13 (15.66%) ERP
15 13 (15.66%) Perl
15 13 (15.66%) MS Office
15 13 (15.66%) Banking
16 12 (14.46%) ITIL
16 12 (14.46%) IBM
16 12 (14.46%) DNS
17 11 (13.25%) Change Management
17 11 (13.25%) QA
18 10 (12.05%) Investment Management
18 10 (12.05%) Python
18 10 (12.05%) Service Delivery
19 9 (10.84%) DHCP

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Sun also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sun. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (16.87%) Tomcat
2 8 (9.64%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.64%) IIS
3 6 (7.23%) Apache
4 5 (6.02%) WebSphere
4 5 (6.02%) GlassFish
5 4 (4.82%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.41%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.20%) JBoss
7 1 (1.20%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 13 (15.66%) MS Office
2 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Sentinel
1 8 (9.64%) SAP Business One
1 8 (9.64%) thinkFolio
2 2 (2.41%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.20%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (1.20%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.20%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.46%) DNS
2 9 (10.84%) DHCP
2 9 (10.84%) TCP/IP
3 8 (9.64%) WAN
3 8 (9.64%) SAN
4 7 (8.43%) Internet
4 7 (8.43%) LAN
5 6 (7.23%) HTTP
6 2 (2.41%) VoIP
6 2 (2.41%) LDAP
6 2 (2.41%) 3G
6 2 (2.41%) 4G
7 1 (1.20%) Multicast
7 1 (1.20%) NX-OS
7 1 (1.20%) BGP
7 1 (1.20%) Firewall
7 1 (1.20%) Wireless
7 1 (1.20%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (9.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (9.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (9.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (7.23%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.20%) KDB
7 1 (1.20%) BODI
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Maven
2 4 (4.82%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.20%) JIRA
3 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.20%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.20%) Hudson
3 1 (1.20%) Ant
3 1 (1.20%) PVCS
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.20%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.20%) JDeveloper
3 1 (1.20%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 48 (57.83%) Finance
2 19 (22.89%) Front Office
3 13 (15.66%) Banking
4 7 (8.43%) Retail
5 4 (4.82%) Law
6 2 (2.41%) Legal
6 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.41%) Publishing
6 2 (2.41%) Billing
6 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.41%) Japanese Language
7 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (21.69%) Applications Support
2 13 (15.66%) Analyst
3 10 (12.05%) Consultant
4 8 (9.64%) Support Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) Technical Support
4 8 (9.64%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Technical Consultant
4 8 (9.64%) Support Consultant
4 8 (9.64%) Technical Support Consultant
4 8 (9.64%) UNIX Specialist
5 7 (8.43%) Senior UNIX Specialist
5 7 (8.43%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (8.43%) Junior
6 5 (6.02%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) Support Specialist
6 5 (6.02%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Systems Support
6 5 (6.02%) Senior UNIX Support
6 5 (6.02%) UNIX Support
7 4 (4.82%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (6.02%) Spring
3 4 (4.82%) HTML
3 4 (4.82%) J2EE
4 3 (3.61%) .NET
4 3 (3.61%) SOAP
4 3 (3.61%) XML
4 3 (3.61%) Middleware
5 2 (2.41%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (2.41%) JMS
6 1 (1.20%) WSDL
6 1 (1.20%) Struts
6 1 (1.20%) CSS
6 1 (1.20%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (9.64%) PKI
3 6 (7.23%) Equities
4 5 (6.02%) Hedge funds
4 5 (6.02%) Derivative
5 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.41%) Clustering
7 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.41%) HACMP
8 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.20%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.20%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.20%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (1.20%) Spread Betting
8 1 (1.20%) User Experience
8 1 (1.20%) Data Conversion
8 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 40 (48.19%) UNIX
2 34 (40.96%) Linux
3 31 (37.35%) Windows
4 25 (30.12%) Solaris
5 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (6.02%) AIX
8 5 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.41%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.20%) HPUX
10 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.87%) Problem Management
2 13 (15.66%) ERP
3 12 (14.46%) ITIL
4 11 (13.25%) Change Management
5 10 (12.05%) Service Delivery
5 10 (12.05%) Investment Management
6 9 (10.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (8.43%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (8.43%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.23%) Project Management
8 6 (7.23%) Patch Management
9 5 (6.02%) Resource Management
9 5 (6.02%) Process Management
9 5 (6.02%) Asset Management
10 4 (4.82%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (4.82%) UML
10 4 (4.82%) CRM
11 3 (3.61%) Service Management
11 3 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 37 (44.58%) SQL
2 24 (28.92%) Java
3 13 (15.66%) Perl
4 10 (12.05%) Python
5 8 (9.64%) VBA
6 5 (6.02%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.61%) C#
8 2 (2.41%) Ruby
8 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.41%) Tcl
9 1 (1.20%) Korn
9 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.20%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (9.64%) MCSE
1 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (9.64%) MCITP
2 6 (7.23%) Degree
3 3 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.20%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.20%) ACMT
4 1 (1.20%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.20%) CCNA
4 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.25%) QA
2 4 (4.82%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.64%) Hyper-V
2 8 (9.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (8.43%) NFS
4 5 (6.02%) Samba
4 5 (6.02%) Squid
5 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.20%) vSphere
7 1 (1.20%) Firmware
7 1 (1.20%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) Tivoli
1 7 (8.43%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (3.61%) Puppet
3 2 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.41%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (2.41%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.20%) Nagios
4 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.20%) SCCM
4 1 (1.20%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 35 (42.17%) Oracle
2 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
3 16 (19.28%) Veritas
4 15 (18.07%) VMware
5 12 (14.46%) IBM
6 9 (10.84%) SAP
7 8 (9.64%) Citrix
7 8 (9.64%) Infor
8 7 (8.43%) BMC
9 5 (6.02%) HP
9 5 (6.02%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.82%) Bloomberg
10 4 (4.82%) Dell
11 3 (3.61%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (3.61%) Cisco
12 2 (2.41%) Murex
12 2 (2.41%) Cognos
12 2 (2.41%) Sybase
12 2 (2.41%) Apple
12 2 (2.41%) JD Edwards
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Posted: Yesterday
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