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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 218 254 224
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -30
Permanent jobs citing Sun 26 12 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 0.17% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 0.39% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 31
Median salary £60,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £30,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -
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
2597 3055 3875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.90% 42.63% 48.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2025 2482 3068
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +9 10 £72,500 -9.37%
Essex - 7 £57,500 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £80,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +5 3 £50,000 +66.66%
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 39 (70.91%) Oracle
2 36 (65.45%) Java
3 35 (63.64%) WebLogic
3 35 (63.64%) Linux
4 32 (58.18%) SQL
4 32 (58.18%) Finance
5 31 (56.36%) Solaris
6 25 (45.45%) Unix
6 25 (45.45%) Apache
7 21 (38.18%) Tomcat
7 21 (38.18%) J2EE
7 21 (38.18%) J2SE
7 21 (38.18%) Multithreading
7 21 (38.18%) Oracle Linux
8 20 (36.36%) Load Balancing
8 20 (36.36%) Clustering
9 19 (34.55%) Internet
9 19 (34.55%) OOA/OOD
9 19 (34.55%) OO
9 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (30.91%) Performance Analysis
11 15 (27.27%) UML
12 14 (25.45%) OWASP
13 12 (21.82%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (21.82%) Oracle Database
14 11 (20.00%) MySQL
15 9 (16.36%) HP
15 9 (16.36%) Middleware
15 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database 10g

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 35 (63.64%) WebLogic
2 25 (45.45%) Apache
3 21 (38.18%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.27%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (7.27%) nginx
4 4 (7.27%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.64%) Drupal
5 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.64%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.64%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (7.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (34.55%) Internet
2 5 (9.09%) SAN
3 4 (7.27%) DHCP
3 4 (7.27%) DNS
3 4 (7.27%) LDAP
3 4 (7.27%) VLAN
3 4 (7.27%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.64%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.64%) Firewall
4 2 (3.64%) SSL
4 2 (3.64%) VPN
4 2 (3.64%) Wireless
4 2 (3.64%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) Oracle Database
2 11 (20.00%) MySQL
3 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (7.27%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.82%) mvBase
5 1 (1.82%) UniData
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) LoadRunner
2 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.27%) JIRA
3 4 (7.27%) Subversion
4 2 (3.64%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.64%) Buildbot
4 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (58.18%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (52.73%) Architect
2 20 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (14.55%) Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (14.55%) Java Architect
3 8 (14.55%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Test Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 6 (10.91%) Principal Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Administrator
5 5 (9.09%) Design Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Java Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) J2EE
1 21 (38.18%) J2SE
2 9 (16.36%) Middleware
3 8 (14.55%) XML
4 5 (9.09%) SOAP
5 4 (7.27%) EJB
5 4 (7.27%) ELK Stack
5 4 (7.27%) JAXB
5 4 (7.27%) JAXP
5 4 (7.27%) JSON
5 4 (7.27%) JSP
5 4 (7.27%) LAMP
5 4 (7.27%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (7.27%) REST
5 4 (7.27%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (7.27%) Spring
5 4 (7.27%) Swing
6 2 (3.64%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.82%) Web Services
7 1 (1.82%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (36.36%) Clustering
2 12 (21.82%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.27%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (63.64%) Linux
2 31 (56.36%) Solaris
3 25 (45.45%) Unix
4 21 (38.18%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (7.27%) CentOS
5 4 (7.27%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (7.27%) Mac OS X
5 4 (7.27%) Ubuntu
5 4 (7.27%) Windows
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Server
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.82%) AIX
6 1 (1.82%) HPUX
6 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Multithreading
2 20 (36.36%) Load Balancing
3 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (34.55%) OO
3 19 (34.55%) OOA/OOD
4 17 (30.91%) Performance Analysis
5 15 (27.27%) UML
6 14 (25.45%) OWASP
7 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (14.55%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (14.55%) Test Planning
9 6 (10.91%) Open Source
9 6 (10.91%) Performance Testing
10 5 (9.09%) Coaching
10 5 (9.09%) Release Management
10 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
10 5 (9.09%) Service Management
10 5 (9.09%) Test Scripting
11 4 (7.27%) DevOps
11 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (65.45%) Java
2 32 (58.18%) SQL
3 8 (14.55%) Perl
4 7 (12.73%) Python
5 5 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.27%) Ruby
7 3 (5.45%) AWK
7 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) NFS
1 4 (7.27%) Samba
1 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Kibana
1 4 (7.27%) logstash
2 2 (3.64%) Ansible
2 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.64%) Puppet
2 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (1.82%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (70.91%) Oracle
2 9 (16.36%) HP
3 6 (10.91%) IBM
4 5 (9.09%) Atlassian
5 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.27%) VMware
6 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat