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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 206 247 226
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -21
Permanent jobs citing Sun 38 18 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.61% 0.25% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.46% 0.57% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 38 8 19
Median salary £60,500 £58,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.97% +95.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £22,000 £15,950
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2599 3137 3589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 41.39% 43.12% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2056 2630 2918
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +26 24 £65,000 -18.75%
Hertfordshire +21 8 £57,750 -7.60% 2
Essex +10 5 £60,000 +172.72%
Bedfordshire +15 1 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 47 (79.66%) Oracle
2 40 (67.80%) Solaris
3 39 (66.10%) Linux
3 39 (66.10%) Unix
4 38 (64.41%) WebLogic
4 38 (64.41%) Java
5 35 (59.32%) Apache
5 35 (59.32%) Finance
6 34 (57.63%) SQL
7 26 (44.07%) J2EE
7 26 (44.07%) Tomcat
7 26 (44.07%) J2SE
7 26 (44.07%) Multithreading
7 26 (44.07%) Oracle Linux
8 25 (42.37%) Clustering
8 25 (42.37%) Load Balancing
9 24 (40.68%) OOA/OOD
9 24 (40.68%) OO
10 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (37.29%) Internet
11 22 (37.29%) Performance Analysis
12 20 (33.90%) UML
13 19 (32.20%) OWASP
14 17 (28.81%) Perl
14 17 (28.81%) Python
15 16 (27.12%) HP
16 14 (23.73%) LDAP
16 14 (23.73%) DNS
16 14 (23.73%) VMware
17 13 (22.03%) Shell Script

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 38 (64.41%) WebLogic
2 35 (59.32%) Apache
3 26 (44.07%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.78%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (6.78%) nginx
4 4 (6.78%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.39%) Drupal
5 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.39%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.39%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.29%) Internet
2 14 (23.73%) DNS
2 14 (23.73%) LDAP
3 10 (16.95%) SSH
3 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.78%) DHCP
4 4 (6.78%) SAN
4 4 (6.78%) VLAN
4 4 (6.78%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.39%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (3.39%) Firewall
5 2 (3.39%) SSL
5 2 (3.39%) VPN
5 2 (3.39%) Wireless
5 2 (3.39%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (8.47%) MySQL
4 4 (6.78%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.78%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.69%) mvBase
5 1 (1.69%) UniData
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.17%) LoadRunner
3 4 (6.78%) JIRA
3 4 (6.78%) Subversion
4 2 (3.39%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (59.32%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Banking
3 4 (6.78%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) Architect
2 18 (30.51%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (16.95%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 10 (16.95%) Unix Engineer
4 9 (15.25%) Java Architect
5 6 (10.17%) Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Principal Architect
5 6 (10.17%) Test Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Administrator
6 5 (8.47%) Design Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Java Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Principal Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.47%) Solaris Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Java Swing Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (44.07%) J2EE
1 26 (44.07%) J2SE
2 9 (15.25%) Middleware
3 8 (13.56%) Web Services
3 8 (13.56%) XML
4 7 (11.86%) SOAP
5 4 (6.78%) EJB
5 4 (6.78%) ELK Stack
5 4 (6.78%) JAXB
5 4 (6.78%) JAXP
5 4 (6.78%) JSON
5 4 (6.78%) JSP
5 4 (6.78%) LAMP
5 4 (6.78%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (6.78%) REST
5 4 (6.78%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (6.78%) Spring
5 4 (6.78%) Swing
6 3 (5.08%) RESTful
6 3 (5.08%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (42.37%) Clustering
2 7 (11.86%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (8.47%) PKI
4 4 (6.78%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.39%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 40 (67.80%) Solaris
2 39 (66.10%) Linux
2 39 (66.10%) Unix
3 26 (44.07%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (8.47%) AIX
5 4 (6.78%) CentOS
5 4 (6.78%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (6.78%) Mac OS X
5 4 (6.78%) Ubuntu
5 4 (6.78%) Windows
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) Multithreading
2 25 (42.37%) Load Balancing
3 24 (40.68%) OO
3 24 (40.68%) OOA/OOD
4 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (37.29%) Performance Analysis
6 20 (33.90%) UML
7 19 (32.20%) OWASP
8 10 (16.95%) High Availability
9 9 (15.25%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (10.17%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (10.17%) Test Planning
12 5 (8.47%) Operations Management
13 4 (6.78%) Coaching
13 4 (6.78%) DevOps
13 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
13 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
13 4 (6.78%) Service Management
13 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (64.41%) Java
2 34 (57.63%) SQL
3 17 (28.81%) Perl
3 17 (28.81%) Python
4 13 (22.03%) Shell Script
5 10 (16.95%) Bourne shell
5 10 (16.95%) C-shell
6 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.78%) Ruby
7 3 (5.08%) AWK
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) VMware ESX
2 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
2 10 (16.95%) vSphere
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (6.78%) NFS
4 4 (6.78%) Samba
4 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (16.95%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (8.47%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (6.78%) Kibana
3 4 (6.78%) logstash
4 2 (3.39%) Ansible
4 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.39%) Puppet
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 47 (79.66%) Oracle
2 16 (27.12%) HP
3 14 (23.73%) VMware
4 10 (16.95%) Cisco
4 10 (16.95%) Red Hat
5 7 (11.86%) Atlassian
6 6 (10.17%) EMC
7 5 (8.47%) BMC
8 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.39%) WorldPay
10 1 (1.69%) IBM
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