The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun
England / East of England
Rank 221 232 223
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Sun 17 29 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.42% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 0.97% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 22
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2384 2986 3392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.69% 43.75% 47.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1856 2424 2679
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Sun
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Sun Salary Trend in the East of England

Sun
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Sun Salary Histogram in the East of England

Sun
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +7 14 £37,500 +11.11%
Hertfordshire +7 2 £80,000 +113.33%
Bedfordshire +8 1 £50,000 +66.66%
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Sun also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Sun.

1 42 (68.85%) Linux
2 41 (67.21%) Java
3 39 (63.93%) SQL
4 34 (55.74%) Oracle
5 30 (49.18%) WebLogic
6 27 (44.26%) Finance
7 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (40.98%) Solaris
9 23 (37.70%) MySQL
10 20 (32.79%) Perl
10 20 (32.79%) Unix
10 20 (32.79%) Apache
11 17 (27.87%) Bash Shell
12 16 (26.23%) Oracle Linux
12 16 (26.23%) Tomcat
12 16 (26.23%) J2SE
12 16 (26.23%) J2EE
12 16 (26.23%) Clustering
12 16 (26.23%) Load Balancing
12 16 (26.23%) Multithreading
13 15 (24.59%) Internet
13 15 (24.59%) OOA/OOD
13 15 (24.59%) OO
14 14 (22.95%) Computer Science
15 13 (21.31%) Nagios
15 13 (21.31%) Performance Analysis
16 12 (19.67%) Oracle Database
16 12 (19.67%) Enterprise Software
17 11 (18.03%) Data Visualisation
17 11 (18.03%) JavaScript

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (49.18%) WebLogic
2 20 (32.79%) Apache
3 16 (26.23%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.56%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (6.56%) nginx
4 4 (6.56%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.28%) Drupal
5 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.28%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.28%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.59%) Internet
2 5 (8.20%) SAN
3 4 (6.56%) DHCP
3 4 (6.56%) DNS
3 4 (6.56%) LDAP
3 4 (6.56%) VLAN
3 4 (6.56%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.28%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.28%) Firewall
4 2 (3.28%) SSL
4 2 (3.28%) VPN
4 2 (3.28%) Wireless
4 2 (3.28%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.70%) MySQL
2 12 (19.67%) Oracle Database
3 8 (13.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (6.56%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.56%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) LoadRunner
2 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.56%) JIRA
2 4 (6.56%) Subversion
3 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
3 2 (3.28%) Buildbot
3 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (44.26%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Architect
2 16 (26.23%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (21.31%) Development Engineer
3 13 (21.31%) Software Development Engineer
3 13 (21.31%) Software Engineer
4 11 (18.03%) Java Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (13.11%) JavaScript Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) Test Analyst
6 7 (11.48%) Java Architect
7 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 6 (9.84%) Java Software Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) Principal Architect
7 6 (9.84%) Web Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) Design Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) Perl Software Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.23%) J2EE
1 16 (26.23%) J2SE
2 9 (14.75%) Middleware
3 8 (13.11%) XML
4 4 (6.56%) EJB
4 4 (6.56%) ELK Stack
4 4 (6.56%) JAXB
4 4 (6.56%) JAXP
4 4 (6.56%) JSON
4 4 (6.56%) JSP
4 4 (6.56%) LAMP
4 4 (6.56%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (6.56%) REST
4 4 (6.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (6.56%) SOAP
4 4 (6.56%) Spring
4 4 (6.56%) Swing
5 2 (3.28%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Clustering
2 14 (22.95%) Computer Science
3 12 (19.67%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (18.03%) Visualisation
5 4 (6.56%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 42 (68.85%) Linux
2 25 (40.98%) Solaris
3 20 (32.79%) Unix
4 16 (26.23%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (6.56%) CentOS
5 4 (6.56%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (6.56%) Mac OS X
5 4 (6.56%) Ubuntu
5 4 (6.56%) Windows
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) AIX
6 1 (1.64%) HPUX
6 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.23%) Load Balancing
2 16 (26.23%) Multithreading
3 15 (24.59%) OO
3 15 (24.59%) OOA/OOD
4 13 (21.31%) Performance Analysis
5 11 (18.03%) Data Visualisation
6 10 (16.39%) UML
7 9 (14.75%) OWASP
8 8 (13.11%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (13.11%) Test Planning
9 6 (9.84%) Open Source
9 6 (9.84%) Performance Testing
10 5 (8.20%) Coaching
10 5 (8.20%) Release Management
10 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.20%) Service Management
10 5 (8.20%) Test Scripting
11 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (67.21%) Java
2 39 (63.93%) SQL
3 20 (32.79%) Perl
4 17 (27.87%) Bash Shell
5 11 (18.03%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.48%) Python
7 4 (6.56%) Ruby
8 3 (4.92%) AWK
8 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) NFS
1 4 (6.56%) Samba
1 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (21.31%) Nagios
2 4 (6.56%) Kibana
2 4 (6.56%) logstash
3 2 (3.28%) Ansible
3 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.28%) Puppet
3 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 34 (55.74%) Oracle
2 9 (14.75%) HP
3 6 (9.84%) IBM
4 4 (6.56%) Atlassian
4 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.56%) VMware
5 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.64%) Red Hat