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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 99 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Sun 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.30% 0.27% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £47,500 £51,698 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,105 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -3.76%
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
494 571 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.59% 37.97% 45.79%
Number of salaries quoted 295 365 311
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Sun Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (81.82%) UNIX
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Solaris
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
5 3 (27.27%) SSL
5 3 (27.27%) LDAP
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) VB
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) Ingres
6 2 (18.18%) Informix
6 2 (18.18%) Apache
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) IBM
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (18.18%) WPF
6 2 (18.18%) Shell Script

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LDAP
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WLAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
3 2 (18.18%) Informix
3 2 (18.18%) Ingres
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) DBA
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (9.09%) Programmer
2 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) WinForms
2 2 (18.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) EPoS
1 1 (9.09%) FMCG
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) UNIX
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Solaris
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
6 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) VB
2 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) XAML
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (9.09%) Novell eDirectory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 1 (9.09%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) CA
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Fujitsu
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago