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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 264 275 265
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing Sun 47 56 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.47% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 1.04% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35 49 54
Average salary £48,000 £62,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.20% +37.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £41,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
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
5279 5385 5901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.54% 45.31% 46.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4383 4689 5348
Average salary £53,050 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.09% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 30 September 2014.

Sun Salary Histogram in the City of London

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 73 (68.22%) Finance
2 59 (55.14%) Oracle
3 56 (52.34%) UNIX
4 55 (51.40%) Windows
5 46 (42.99%) Linux
6 37 (34.58%) Solaris
7 35 (32.71%) Tomcat
8 32 (29.91%) Java
8 32 (29.91%) SQL
9 30 (28.04%) Perl
9 30 (28.04%) SQL Server
10 25 (23.36%) Apache
11 23 (21.50%) Banking
11 23 (21.50%) MS Excel
12 22 (20.56%) Veritas
12 22 (20.56%) Firewall
12 22 (20.56%) Degree
13 21 (19.63%) Cisco
13 21 (19.63%) SharePoint
14 20 (18.69%) Microsoft
14 20 (18.69%) VPN
15 19 (17.76%) IIS
16 18 (16.82%) Cisco Certification
16 18 (16.82%) Cisco ASA
16 18 (16.82%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (15.89%) Kalman Filter
17 17 (15.89%) CCSP
17 17 (15.89%) CISSP
17 17 (15.89%) Identity Management
17 17 (15.89%) Symantec

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 35 (32.71%) Tomcat
2 25 (23.36%) Apache
3 21 (19.63%) SharePoint
4 19 (17.76%) IIS
5 9 (8.41%) WebLogic
6 8 (7.48%) GlassFish
7 5 (4.67%) WebSphere
7 5 (4.67%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (2.80%) SAS
8 3 (2.80%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.87%) CMS
10 1 (0.93%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.93%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 23 (21.50%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.15%) MS Office
3 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (9.35%) SAP Business One
2 4 (3.74%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (3.74%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 4 (3.74%) IntelliMatch
3 3 (2.80%) HiPortfolio
3 3 (2.80%) Kondor+
4 1 (0.93%) Lawson
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.93%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.56%) Firewall
2 20 (18.69%) VPN
3 18 (16.82%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (14.95%) DNS
5 15 (14.02%) TCP/IP
6 12 (11.21%) Internet
7 9 (8.41%) HTTP
7 9 (8.41%) DHCP
8 7 (6.54%) LDAP
8 7 (6.54%) SAN
9 4 (3.74%) Intranet
9 4 (3.74%) LAN
9 4 (3.74%) WAN
10 3 (2.80%) FTP
10 3 (2.80%) VLAN
11 2 (1.87%) NAS
11 2 (1.87%) VoIP
11 2 (1.87%) SNMP
12 1 (0.93%) OSPF
12 1 (0.93%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (28.04%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (13.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (11.21%) Oracle Database
4 12 (11.21%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (11.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (9.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (7.48%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (6.54%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (5.61%) OLTP
8 6 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (5.61%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (4.67%) MySQL
9 5 (4.67%) Oracle OLAP
9 5 (4.67%) OLAP
10 4 (3.74%) RDBMS
10 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (3.74%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.80%) Hyperion Smart View
11 3 (2.80%) BODI
Development Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Subversion
2 4 (3.74%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.93%) Maven
5 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.93%) Gradle
5 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.93%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.93%) Xcode
5 1 (0.93%) Ant
5 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 73 (68.22%) Finance
2 23 (21.50%) Banking
3 6 (5.61%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.67%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.80%) Retail
5 3 (2.80%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Games
6 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (23.36%) Analyst
2 16 (14.95%) Security Analyst
2 16 (14.95%) IT Security Analyst
3 12 (11.21%) Technical Support
4 11 (10.28%) Consultant
4 11 (10.28%) Applications Support
5 10 (9.35%) Technical Consultant
5 10 (9.35%) Support Consultant
5 10 (9.35%) Technical Support Consultant
6 9 (8.41%) UNIX Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) DBA
7 8 (7.48%) Senior Consultant
7 8 (7.48%) Senior Support Consultant
7 8 (7.48%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 8 (7.48%) Senior Technical Support
8 7 (6.54%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (6.54%) Administrator
8 7 (6.54%) Support Analyst
8 7 (6.54%) Team Leader
9 6 (5.61%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.35%) XML
2 9 (8.41%) Java EE
3 8 (7.48%) Middleware
4 6 (5.61%) HTML
5 4 (3.74%) .NET
5 4 (3.74%) SOAP
5 4 (3.74%) CGI
6 3 (2.80%) XSLT
6 3 (2.80%) XML Schema
6 3 (2.80%) YAML
6 3 (2.80%) JSP
7 2 (1.87%) SailPoint
7 2 (1.87%) Web Services
7 2 (1.87%) EJB
7 2 (1.87%) JAXB
7 2 (1.87%) JAX-WS
7 2 (1.87%) JMX
7 2 (1.87%) JSF
8 1 (0.93%) Ajax
8 1 (0.93%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.82%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (13.08%) Management Information System
3 13 (12.15%) Computer Science
4 12 (11.21%) Clustering
5 9 (8.41%) PKI
5 9 (8.41%) Replication
6 7 (6.54%) STB
7 4 (3.74%) Economics
7 4 (3.74%) Mainframe
7 4 (3.74%) SWIFT
8 3 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.87%) CMDB
10 1 (0.93%) Open Source
10 1 (0.93%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.93%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (52.34%) UNIX
2 55 (51.40%) Windows
3 46 (42.99%) Linux
4 37 (34.58%) Solaris
5 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (10.28%) AIX
5 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (6.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.89%) Identity Management
1 17 (15.89%) Kalman Filter
2 15 (14.02%) Information Security
3 13 (12.15%) ITIL
3 13 (12.15%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (11.21%) Change Control
5 11 (10.28%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (10.28%) Load Balancing
6 10 (9.35%) Resource Management
7 8 (7.48%) ERP
7 8 (7.48%) Project Management
8 7 (6.54%) Information Security Management
8 7 (6.54%) Data Security
8 7 (6.54%) Security Management
9 6 (5.61%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (5.61%) Migration
9 6 (5.61%) Service Management
9 6 (5.61%) Incident Management
9 6 (5.61%) High Availability
10 5 (4.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 32 (29.91%) Java
1 32 (29.91%) SQL
2 30 (28.04%) Perl
3 11 (10.28%) PL/SQL
4 8 (7.48%) Python
5 7 (6.54%) C
6 6 (5.61%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.67%) Ruby
7 5 (4.67%) VB
8 4 (3.74%) ActionScript
8 4 (3.74%) C++
8 4 (3.74%) ActionScript 2.0
9 3 (2.80%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.80%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.80%) PHP
10 2 (1.87%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.87%) Korn
11 1 (0.93%) XPath
11 1 (0.93%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 22 (20.56%) Degree
2 18 (16.82%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (15.89%) CCSP
3 17 (15.89%) CISSP
4 11 (10.28%) MCSE
4 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (10.28%) MCITP
5 7 (6.54%) MCP
6 1 (0.93%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.93%) MCSA
6 1 (0.93%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (3.74%) QA
2 4 (3.74%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (11.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.35%) Hyper-V
3 8 (7.48%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (4.67%) NFS
5 4 (3.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (3.74%) Squid
6 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
6 3 (2.80%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.87%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.87%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (1.87%) Samba
7 2 (1.87%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (1.87%) XenApp
8 1 (0.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 13 (12.15%) Oracle Identity Management
2 8 (7.48%) NetBackup
3 5 (4.67%) Puppet
3 5 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.74%) OpenSSO
4 4 (3.74%) Control-M
4 4 (3.74%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.80%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (2.80%) OpenView
5 3 (2.80%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.87%) CFEngine
6 2 (1.87%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.93%) Foglight
7 1 (0.93%) Legato
7 1 (0.93%) Cacti
7 1 (0.93%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 59 (55.14%) Oracle
2 22 (20.56%) Veritas
3 21 (19.63%) Cisco
4 20 (18.69%) Microsoft
5 17 (15.89%) Symantec
6 16 (14.95%) VMware
7 15 (14.02%) IBM
8 13 (12.15%) JBoss
8 13 (12.15%) HP
9 11 (10.28%) Infor
9 11 (10.28%) SAP
10 10 (9.35%) Red Hat
10 10 (9.35%) Citrix
11 6 (5.61%) Sybase
12 4 (3.74%) Cognos
12 4 (3.74%) Dell
12 4 (3.74%) EMC
12 4 (3.74%) Brocade
12 4 (3.74%) Brady
12 4 (3.74%) Microgen
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago