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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 93 94 107
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Sun 2 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.44% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 1.18% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Average salary £48,750 £43,500 £46,803
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £25,800 £43,045
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £47,500 £50,561
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
516 510 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.60% 37.47% 37.92%
Number of salaries quoted 337 318 338
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +0.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,575 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Infor SunSystems
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Environment Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle