The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 169 144 157
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +13
Permanent jobs citing Sun 12 39 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.32% 1.04% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 2.54% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 9
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Sun
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1628 1535 1610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 43.92% 40.96% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1274 1270 1356
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Sun
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Sun Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Sun
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Sun Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Sun
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -9 5 £47,500 +11.76%
Leicestershire +15 2 £40,500 +32.78%
Derbyshire - 2 £35,250 -
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 18 (54.55%) UNIX
2 17 (51.52%) Web Services
2 17 (51.52%) XML
2 17 (51.52%) Java
2 17 (51.52%) Oracle
2 17 (51.52%) Sun Certification
2 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
3 16 (48.48%) J2EE
3 16 (48.48%) JUnit
3 16 (48.48%) EJB
3 16 (48.48%) Eclipse
3 16 (48.48%) SOAP
3 16 (48.48%) Java SE
3 16 (48.48%) JPA
3 16 (48.48%) EJB 3.0
3 16 (48.48%) RESTful
3 16 (48.48%) JAX-RS
3 16 (48.48%) Redmine
4 14 (42.42%) Java EE
4 14 (42.42%) Finance
4 14 (42.42%) IBM
4 14 (42.42%) HP
5 13 (39.39%) Dell
6 11 (33.33%) Cisco
7 8 (24.24%) Business Development
7 8 (24.24%) Fujitsu
7 8 (24.24%) Mentoring
7 8 (24.24%) Hitachi
7 8 (24.24%) Telemarketing
8 6 (18.18%) Microsoft

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
1 4 (12.12%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.03%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) iSCSI
1 4 (12.12%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (9.09%) LAN
2 3 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) JUnit
1 16 (48.48%) Eclipse
1 16 (48.48%) Redmine
2 1 (3.03%) NUnit
2 1 (3.03%) MSTest
2 1 (3.03%) Moq
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) French Language
2 3 (9.09%) German Language
2 3 (9.09%) Italian Language
2 3 (9.09%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) Java Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Sales Executive
3 8 (24.24%) IT Sales Executive
4 4 (12.12%) Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Server Support
5 3 (9.09%) Server Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Data Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Field Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) GIS Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Hardware Technician
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) Web Services
1 17 (51.52%) XML
2 16 (48.48%) EJB
2 16 (48.48%) J2EE
2 16 (48.48%) Java SE
2 16 (48.48%) JPA
2 16 (48.48%) EJB 3.0
2 16 (48.48%) RESTful
2 16 (48.48%) SOAP
2 16 (48.48%) JAX-RS
3 14 (42.42%) Java EE
4 2 (6.06%) .NET
5 1 (3.03%) HTML
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.03%) JSP
5 1 (3.03%) JSF
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Flex
5 1 (3.03%) Silverlight
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) GIS
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) CMDB
2 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) UNIX
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) Solaris
4 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
2 8 (24.24%) Business Development
2 8 (24.24%) Telemarketing
2 8 (24.24%) Mentoring
3 5 (15.15%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.06%) Service Management
6 1 (3.03%) Change Management
6 1 (3.03%) ITSM
6 1 (3.03%) MVC
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.03%) OO
6 1 (3.03%) OOD
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) Project Management
6 1 (3.03%) TDD
6 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.03%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
3 2 (6.06%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) VBA
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) VB
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Sun Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) vSphere
1 4 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 3 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Oracle
2 14 (42.42%) IBM
2 14 (42.42%) HP
3 13 (39.39%) Dell
4 11 (33.33%) Cisco
5 8 (24.24%) Hitachi
5 8 (24.24%) Fujitsu
6 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.12%) VMware
8 3 (9.09%) Veeam
9 1 (3.03%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (3.03%) EMC
9 1 (3.03%) NetApp
9 1 (3.03%) ESRI
9 1 (3.03%) BancTec