The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 56 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Sun 6 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.01% 1.07% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.94% 1.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
Sun
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
309 304 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 51.85% 54.38% 50.71%
Number of salaries quoted 270 241 201
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Sun
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Sun Salary Trend in Coventry

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 13 (86.67%) Java
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
1 13 (86.67%) J2EE
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle
1 13 (86.67%) Struts
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
1 13 (86.67%) Apache
1 13 (86.67%) Tomcat
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (86.67%) OCPJP
1 13 (86.67%) OCMJD
1 13 (86.67%) Spring
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
1 13 (86.67%) Hibernate
1 13 (86.67%) Sun Certification
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
1 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (6.67%) Fujitsu
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) NetApp
2 1 (6.67%) SNIA Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Brocade
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) HP

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 13 (86.67%) Apache
1 13 (86.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) NAS
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Analyst
2 13 (86.67%) Support Analyst
2 13 (86.67%) Java Developer
2 13 (86.67%) J2EE Developer
2 13 (86.67%) Developer Analyst
2 13 (86.67%) Software Support Analyst
2 13 (86.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 13 (86.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) J2EE
1 13 (86.67%) Struts
1 13 (86.67%) Hibernate
1 13 (86.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Java
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Sun Certification
1 13 (86.67%) OCPJP
1 13 (86.67%) OCMJD
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) SNIA Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SCSE
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Dell
2 1 (6.67%) EMC
2 1 (6.67%) NetApp
2 1 (6.67%) Brocade
2 1 (6.67%) Fujitsu
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