The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 93 102 107
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Sun 1 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.092% 0.21% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.51% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median salary £27,500 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.10% +2.70%
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -
Sun
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
459 588 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.30% 40.89% 34.49%
Number of salaries quoted 300 383 338
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,250 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Sun
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Sun Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Sun.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Skype
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (75.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Informix
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) LAMP
2 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (75.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) LDAP
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) Skype
1 3 (75.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Informix
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Server Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Server Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Kanban
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 3 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Infor