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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 251 247 215
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -32
Permanent jobs citing Sun 49 60 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.57% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 0.99% 1.25% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24 55 84
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £29,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,000 £72,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
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
4925 4799 5278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.26% 45.72% 47.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4305 4165 4692
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 56 (65.12%) Finance
2 48 (55.81%) UNIX
3 47 (54.65%) Oracle
4 40 (46.51%) Linux
5 37 (43.02%) Solaris
6 35 (40.70%) Windows
7 31 (36.05%) Java
8 30 (34.88%) IBM
9 28 (32.56%) Perl
9 28 (32.56%) Tomcat
10 27 (31.40%) Apache
11 25 (29.07%) VMware
12 22 (25.58%) HTTP
13 21 (24.42%) Cisco
14 20 (23.26%) Veritas
14 20 (23.26%) Internet
14 20 (23.26%) GlassFish
15 19 (22.09%) PKI
16 18 (20.93%) Squid
17 17 (19.77%) HP
18 16 (18.60%) SAN
18 16 (18.60%) TCP/IP
18 16 (18.60%) Banking
18 16 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
19 15 (17.44%) QA
19 15 (17.44%) Hitachi
20 14 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
20 14 (16.28%) Symantec
20 14 (16.28%) Mobile Commerce
20 14 (16.28%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 28 (32.56%) Tomcat
2 27 (31.40%) Apache
3 20 (23.26%) GlassFish
4 12 (13.95%) WebSphere
5 10 (11.63%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (10.47%) SharePoint
7 8 (9.30%) IIS
7 8 (9.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (4.65%) JBoss
8 4 (4.65%) WebLogic
9 3 (3.49%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (2.33%) SAS
11 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
11 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (1.16%) TeamSite
11 1 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) SAP Business One
2 2 (2.33%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 2 (2.33%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (1.16%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.16%) Kondor+
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) SaaS
1 1 (1.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.58%) HTTP
2 20 (23.26%) Internet
3 16 (18.60%) SAN
3 16 (18.60%) TCP/IP
4 14 (16.28%) VPN
4 14 (16.28%) Firewall
4 14 (16.28%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (15.12%) DNS
6 7 (8.14%) LDAP
7 5 (5.81%) DHCP
8 4 (4.65%) LAN
8 4 (4.65%) WAN
9 3 (3.49%) NAS
10 2 (2.33%) SNMP
11 1 (1.16%) Intranet
11 1 (1.16%) OSPF
11 1 (1.16%) BGP
11 1 (1.16%) EIGRP
11 1 (1.16%) NetScreen
11 1 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.47%) MySQL
3 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.81%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.33%) OLTP
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.33%) OLAP
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.16%) Big Data
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.16%) DB2
8 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Eclipse
2 8 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.14%) Hudson
3 7 (8.14%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.98%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.16%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.16%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.16%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.16%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.16%) JMeter
5 1 (1.16%) Subversion
5 1 (1.16%) JIRA
5 1 (1.16%) Selenium
5 1 (1.16%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
General
1 56 (65.12%) Finance
2 16 (18.60%) Banking
3 6 (6.98%) Marketing
4 5 (5.81%) Law
4 5 (5.81%) Legal
5 2 (2.33%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.16%) Back Office
6 1 (1.16%) Retail
6 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (24.42%) Analyst
2 13 (15.12%) Security Analyst
2 13 (15.12%) IT Security Analyst
3 9 (10.47%) UNIX Engineer
3 9 (10.47%) Administrator
4 8 (9.30%) Consultant
5 7 (8.14%) UNIX Administrator
6 6 (6.98%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Technical Support
6 6 (6.98%) Applications Support
7 5 (5.81%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (5.81%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.81%) Applications Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Senior Technical Support
8 3 (3.49%) Web Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Technical Support Consultant
8 3 (3.49%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 3 (3.49%) UNIX Consultant
8 3 (3.49%) Senior Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) ActiveMQ
2 9 (10.47%) Middleware
3 4 (4.65%) SOAP
4 3 (3.49%) XML
4 3 (3.49%) .NET
4 3 (3.49%) Java EE
5 2 (2.33%) J2EE
5 2 (2.33%) HTML
6 1 (1.16%) Swing
6 1 (1.16%) EJB
6 1 (1.16%) JSP
6 1 (1.16%) Servlets
6 1 (1.16%) SWT
6 1 (1.16%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.09%) PKI
2 12 (13.95%) Management Information System
2 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.63%) Clustering
4 9 (10.47%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (8.14%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.49%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (3.49%) Replication
6 3 (3.49%) HACMP
6 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.33%) Economics
7 2 (2.33%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.16%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.16%) iPhone
8 1 (1.16%) iPad
8 1 (1.16%) Streaming Media
8 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.16%) STB
8 1 (1.16%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 48 (55.81%) UNIX
2 40 (46.51%) Linux
3 37 (43.02%) Solaris
4 35 (40.70%) Windows
5 8 (9.30%) AIX
5 8 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.16%) Android
10 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.28%) Mobile Commerce
1 14 (16.28%) Identity Management
2 13 (15.12%) Capacity Planning
2 13 (15.12%) Kalman Filter
3 12 (13.95%) Change Control
3 12 (13.95%) Information Security
4 11 (12.79%) ITIL
4 11 (12.79%) Resource Management
4 11 (12.79%) Problem Management
5 9 (10.47%) Release Management
6 6 (6.98%) E-Commerce
7 5 (5.81%) Information Security Management
7 5 (5.81%) Data Security
7 5 (5.81%) Security Management
7 5 (5.81%) Project Management
7 5 (5.81%) Migration
7 5 (5.81%) Telemarketing
7 5 (5.81%) Business Development
7 5 (5.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.05%) Java
2 28 (32.56%) Perl
3 13 (15.12%) SQL
3 13 (15.12%) Objective-C
4 4 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.65%) Python
4 4 (4.65%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.33%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.33%) VBScript
5 2 (2.33%) ActionScript
5 2 (2.33%) C
5 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.16%) C#
6 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.16%) BeanShell
6 1 (1.16%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (16.28%) Degree
2 13 (15.12%) CCSP
2 13 (15.12%) CISSP
3 5 (5.81%) NCDA
4 3 (3.49%) MCITP
4 3 (3.49%) MCP
4 3 (3.49%) MCSE
4 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.16%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.16%) ACCA
5 1 (1.16%) CIMA
5 1 (1.16%) CCIE
5 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.44%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (20.93%) Squid
2 16 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 8 (9.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 5 (5.81%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (4.65%) NFS
6 4 (4.65%) Active Directory
7 3 (3.49%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.49%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.33%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (1.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (13.95%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (8.14%) Puppet
3 6 (6.98%) NetBackup
4 4 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.49%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (3.49%) Control-M
6 2 (2.33%) SCCM
7 1 (1.16%) Cacti
7 1 (1.16%) OpenNMS
7 1 (1.16%) OpenSSO
7 1 (1.16%) Nagios
7 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.16%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 47 (54.65%) Oracle
2 30 (34.88%) IBM
3 25 (29.07%) VMware
4 21 (24.42%) Cisco
5 20 (23.26%) Veritas
6 17 (19.77%) HP
7 15 (17.44%) Hitachi
8 14 (16.28%) Symantec
9 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
10 11 (12.79%) EMC
11 9 (10.47%) Red Hat
12 6 (6.98%) NetApp
12 6 (6.98%) Brocade
12 6 (6.98%) SAP
13 5 (5.81%) Sybase
13 5 (5.81%) Apple
13 5 (5.81%) Google
14 4 (4.65%) F5
14 4 (4.65%) Citrix
14 4 (4.65%) Dell
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