The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Coventry region.

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

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 58 60 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Sun 8 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.26% 1.17% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 2.59% 2.20% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 3
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Vendors Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
309 364 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 48.82% 53.37% 45.50%
Number of salaries quoted 264 268 167
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
West Midlands

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 29 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 11 (91.67%) Java
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
1 11 (91.67%) J2EE
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
1 11 (91.67%) Struts
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
1 11 (91.67%) Apache
1 11 (91.67%) Tomcat
1 11 (91.67%) Hibernate
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) OCPJP
1 11 (91.67%) OCMJD
1 11 (91.67%) Spring
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
1 11 (91.67%) Sun Certification
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
1 11 (91.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) Fujitsu
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) NetApp
2 1 (8.33%) SNIA Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Brocade
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Dell
2 1 (8.33%) EMC

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 11 (91.67%) Apache
1 11 (91.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) NAS
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
1 11 (91.67%) Support Analyst
1 11 (91.67%) Java Developer
1 11 (91.67%) J2EE Developer
1 11 (91.67%) Developer Analyst
1 11 (91.67%) Software Support Analyst
1 11 (91.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) J2EE
1 11 (91.67%) Struts
1 11 (91.67%) Hibernate
1 11 (91.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Sun Certification
1 11 (91.67%) OCPJP
1 11 (91.67%) OCMJD
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SNIA Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SCSE
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Dell
2 1 (8.33%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) NetApp
2 1 (8.33%) Brocade
2 1 (8.33%) Fujitsu