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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 233 255 247
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Permanent jobs citing Sun 23 33 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 0.43% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.94% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 26
Median salary £72,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £42,500 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £64,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
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
2827 3498 4219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 43.41% 45.75% 49.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2289 2776 3459
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,979
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +5 13 £80,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 9 £58,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £37,500 -
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 48 (77.42%) Unix
2 43 (69.35%) Java
2 43 (69.35%) Linux
3 42 (67.74%) Oracle
4 40 (64.52%) WebLogic
5 36 (58.06%) Tomcat
6 33 (53.23%) Solaris
7 31 (50.00%) Apache
8 30 (48.39%) J2EE
9 28 (45.16%) SQL
9 28 (45.16%) Web Services
10 27 (43.55%) Finance
11 26 (41.94%) Internet
12 23 (37.10%) Load Balancing
13 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (33.87%) SOAP
15 20 (32.26%) Sun Certification
16 19 (30.65%) Clustering
16 19 (30.65%) UML
16 19 (30.65%) OOA/OOD
16 19 (30.65%) OO
16 19 (30.65%) J2SE
16 19 (30.65%) Multithreading
16 19 (30.65%) OWASP
16 19 (30.65%) Oracle Linux
16 19 (30.65%) Performance Analysis
17 18 (29.03%) REST
17 18 (29.03%) WebSphere
18 17 (27.42%) JBoss
18 17 (27.42%) IBM

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 40 (64.52%) WebLogic
2 36 (58.06%) Tomcat
3 31 (50.00%) Apache
4 18 (29.03%) WebSphere
5 17 (27.42%) JBoss
5 17 (27.42%) WebSphere Application Server
6 13 (20.97%) Oracle Application Server
7 10 (16.13%) Apache Pig
8 4 (6.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (6.45%) CMS
8 4 (6.45%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.61%) JCAPS
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (41.94%) Internet
2 9 (14.52%) DNS
2 9 (14.52%) LDAP
2 9 (14.52%) SSH
2 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.06%) LAN
3 5 (8.06%) OSPF
3 5 (8.06%) SNMP
3 5 (8.06%) VPN
3 5 (8.06%) WAN
3 5 (8.06%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (6.45%) SSL
5 2 (3.23%) NAS
5 2 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 10 (16.13%) Apache Hive
1 10 (16.13%) Big Data
1 10 (16.13%) Hadoop
1 10 (16.13%) MongoDB
1 10 (16.13%) Neo4j
1 10 (16.13%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.45%) DB2
2 4 (6.45%) Jackrabbit
2 4 (6.45%) MySQL
2 4 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
2 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
1 7 (11.29%) JUnit
2 4 (6.45%) Ant
2 4 (6.45%) Eclipse
2 4 (6.45%) Log4j
2 4 (6.45%) Mockito
2 4 (6.45%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) Rational Rose
General
1 27 (43.55%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Banking
3 5 (8.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (32.26%) Developer
2 19 (30.65%) Architect
3 16 (25.81%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (20.97%) Applications Developer
4 13 (20.97%) Applications Support
5 9 (14.52%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) Unix Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) J2EE Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Java Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Network Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Java WebSphere Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Linux Support
8 4 (6.45%) Linux Support Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Solaris Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) SQL Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (48.39%) J2EE
2 28 (45.16%) Web Services
3 21 (33.87%) SOAP
4 19 (30.65%) J2SE
5 18 (29.03%) REST
6 13 (20.97%) Ajax
6 13 (20.97%) Java EE
6 13 (20.97%) jQuery
7 10 (16.13%) Apache Camel
7 10 (16.13%) OSGi
8 8 (12.90%) XML
9 7 (11.29%) EJB
9 7 (11.29%) JSP
9 7 (11.29%) Struts
10 5 (8.06%) HTML
10 5 (8.06%) JMS
11 4 (6.45%) JDBC
11 4 (6.45%) Servlets
11 4 (6.45%) WSDL
11 4 (6.45%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Clustering
2 13 (20.97%) DataPower
3 5 (8.06%) PMI
4 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.45%) PKI
4 4 (6.45%) Replication
5 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.84%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 48 (77.42%) Unix
2 43 (69.35%) Linux
3 33 (53.23%) Solaris
4 19 (30.65%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (11.29%) CentOS
6 5 (8.06%) Windows
7 4 (6.45%) AIX
7 4 (6.45%) HPUX
7 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.45%) Windows Server
7 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Load Balancing
2 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (30.65%) Multithreading
3 19 (30.65%) OO
3 19 (30.65%) OOA/OOD
3 19 (30.65%) OWASP
3 19 (30.65%) Performance Analysis
3 19 (30.65%) UML
4 11 (17.74%) SOA
5 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce
5 10 (16.13%) Web Application Development
6 9 (14.52%) High Availability
7 8 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
9 5 (8.06%) Logistics
9 5 (8.06%) Online Marketing
9 5 (8.06%) Open Source
10 4 (6.45%) ITIL V3
10 4 (6.45%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (69.35%) Java
2 28 (45.16%) SQL
3 13 (20.97%) Perl
4 10 (16.13%) Groovy
5 9 (14.52%) Bourne shell
5 9 (14.52%) C-shell
5 9 (14.52%) Python
5 9 (14.52%) Shell Script
6 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.45%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.45%) Ruby
7 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Sun Certification
2 7 (11.29%) Degree
3 5 (8.06%) PMI Certification
4 4 (6.45%) LPIC
4 4 (6.45%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Hyper-V
1 9 (14.52%) VMware ESX
1 9 (14.52%) vSphere
2 5 (8.06%) pfSense
3 4 (6.45%) iptables
3 4 (6.45%) KVM
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (6.45%) Postfix
3 4 (6.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) Oracle ZFS
2 6 (9.68%) Nagios
3 5 (8.06%) Cacti
3 5 (8.06%) RANCID
3 5 (8.06%) SmokePing
4 4 (6.45%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (6.45%) HAProxy
4 4 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (67.74%) Oracle
2 17 (27.42%) IBM
3 14 (22.58%) Cisco
3 14 (22.58%) Red Hat
4 11 (17.74%) VMware
5 9 (14.52%) HP
6 5 (8.06%) EMC
6 5 (8.06%) F5
6 5 (8.06%) Juniper
6 5 (8.06%) SolarWinds
6 5 (8.06%) Splunk
7 4 (6.45%) ATG
7 4 (6.45%) Blue Martini
7 4 (6.45%) BMC
7 4 (6.45%) Elastic Path
7 4 (6.45%) Interwoven
8 3 (4.84%) Atlassian
8 3 (4.84%) WorldPay
9 2 (3.23%) Citrix
9 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
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