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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 236 216 208
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -8
Permanent jobs citing Sun 28 47 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% 0.61% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% 1.33% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 11
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £55,400 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.81% -2.22%
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
3209 3543 3467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 43.68% 46.11% 48.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2661 2923 2935
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 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
Essex - 13 £35,750 -
Hertfordshire -17 8 £62,500 +24.37%
Cambridgeshire -3 7 £80,000 +60.00% 1
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 33 (54.10%) SQL
2 32 (52.46%) Oracle
3 30 (49.18%) Solaris
4 29 (47.54%) Java
5 28 (45.90%) Linux
5 28 (45.90%) Apache
6 27 (44.26%) Tomcat
6 27 (44.26%) UNIX
7 22 (36.07%) IBM
7 22 (36.07%) Finance
8 21 (34.43%) Windows
9 19 (31.15%) Web Services
9 19 (31.15%) XML
10 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
10 18 (29.51%) ITIL
11 17 (27.87%) AIX
11 17 (27.87%) Perl
11 17 (27.87%) HTML
11 17 (27.87%) WebSphere
12 16 (26.23%) DB2
12 16 (26.23%) WebSphere Application Server
12 16 (26.23%) CSS
12 16 (26.23%) HTTP
13 15 (24.59%) JMS
14 14 (22.95%) Sun Certification
14 14 (22.95%) MVC
14 14 (22.95%) Spring
14 14 (22.95%) SAS
14 14 (22.95%) MS Office
14 14 (22.95%) JSP

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 28 (45.90%) Apache
2 27 (44.26%) Tomcat
3 17 (27.87%) WebSphere
4 16 (26.23%) WebSphere Application Server
5 14 (22.95%) SAS
6 13 (21.31%) IIS
6 13 (21.31%) IBM HTTP Server
6 13 (21.31%) Apache ServiceMix
7 8 (13.11%) WebLogic
8 3 (4.92%) JBoss
8 3 (4.92%) Drupal
9 1 (1.64%) JCAPS
9 1 (1.64%) Confluence
9 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) MS Office
2 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Cognos Controller
2 3 (4.92%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.23%) HTTP
2 7 (11.48%) Internet
3 5 (8.20%) DNS
4 4 (6.56%) DHCP
5 3 (4.92%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.64%) SAN
6 1 (1.64%) Network Security
6 1 (1.64%) NAS
6 1 (1.64%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.64%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.23%) DB2
2 13 (21.31%) MySQL
3 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) JUnit
1 13 (21.31%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 13 (21.31%) Eclipse
1 13 (21.31%) Subversion
1 13 (21.31%) Rational Application Developer
2 9 (14.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.92%) LoadRunner
4 3 (4.92%) JMeter
5 2 (3.28%) Firebug
6 1 (1.64%) Maven
6 1 (1.64%) JIRA
6 1 (1.64%) Rational Rose
6 1 (1.64%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (36.07%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.64%) Publishing
3 1 (1.64%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Analyst
2 15 (24.59%) Applications Support
3 14 (22.95%) Consultant
4 13 (21.31%) Developer
4 13 (21.31%) Support Consultant
4 13 (21.31%) Java Developer
4 13 (21.31%) Java Consultant
5 9 (14.75%) Architect
6 8 (13.11%) Systems Analyst
6 8 (13.11%) Support Engineer
6 8 (13.11%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (9.84%) Applications Support Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) Financial Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) Service Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Support Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Systems Accountant
10 3 (4.92%) Performance Analyst
11 1 (1.64%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) Web Services
1 19 (31.15%) XML
2 17 (27.87%) HTML
3 16 (26.23%) CSS
4 15 (24.59%) JMS
5 14 (22.95%) JSP
5 14 (22.95%) Spring
5 14 (22.95%) JSTL
5 14 (22.95%) Spring MVC
5 14 (22.95%) REST
6 13 (21.31%) Struts
6 13 (21.31%) JDBC
6 13 (21.31%) J2EE
6 13 (21.31%) XHTML
7 8 (13.11%) J2SE
8 6 (9.84%) SOAP
9 5 (8.20%) RESTful
9 5 (8.20%) WSDL
10 2 (3.28%) .NET
11 1 (1.64%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Clustering
2 3 (4.92%) Wiki
2 3 (4.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (4.92%) Replication
3 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (49.18%) Solaris
2 28 (45.90%) Linux
3 27 (44.26%) UNIX
4 21 (34.43%) Windows
5 17 (27.87%) AIX
6 8 (13.11%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.64%) HPUX
7 1 (1.64%) SUSE
7 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) ITIL
2 14 (22.95%) MVC
2 14 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (21.31%) RAD
3 13 (21.31%) Content Management
3 13 (21.31%) Web Development
4 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.03%) OO
6 10 (16.39%) Load Balancing
6 10 (16.39%) Software Testing
7 9 (14.75%) IT Governance
7 9 (14.75%) Problem Management
7 9 (14.75%) Release Management
7 9 (14.75%) Service Management
7 9 (14.75%) Change Control
8 8 (13.11%) OWASP
8 8 (13.11%) Multithreading
8 8 (13.11%) Performance Analysis
8 8 (13.11%) UML
8 8 (13.11%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 33 (54.10%) SQL
2 29 (47.54%) Java
3 17 (27.87%) Perl
4 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
4 13 (21.31%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.56%) VB
6 3 (4.92%) PHP
6 3 (4.92%) VBScript
6 3 (4.92%) AWK
7 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Sun Certification
2 5 (8.20%) ACCA
2 5 (8.20%) CIMA
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.56%) MCDST
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.67%) QA
2 3 (4.92%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) Samba
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) WSUS
1 2 (3.28%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) Puppet
2 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 32 (52.46%) Oracle
2 22 (36.07%) IBM
3 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
4 9 (14.75%) Infor
5 8 (13.11%) Cognos
5 8 (13.11%) Citrix
6 7 (11.48%) WorldPay
7 4 (6.56%) Atlassian
7 4 (6.56%) VMware
7 4 (6.56%) Veritas
7 4 (6.56%) HP
8 3 (4.92%) Dell
8 3 (4.92%) Cisco
8 3 (4.92%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.64%) SAP
9 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.64%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.64%) webMethods
9 1 (1.64%) Sophos
9 1 (1.64%) IronPort
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65 - £75 per annum + 25% package
Posted: 15 days ago