The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Edinburgh region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 109 82 96
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +14
Permanent jobs citing Sun 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.091% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 0.88% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £51,500 - £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
685 511 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.99% 46.41% 42.26%
Number of salaries quoted 426 327 448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
Scotland

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 17 April 2014.

Sun Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) LAMP
3 3 (42.86%) GIAC
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (42.86%) LDAP
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) IPsec
3 3 (42.86%) Electronics
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Kerberos
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
3 3 (42.86%) SSL
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 3 (42.86%) TACACS
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Forensics
3 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Kerberos
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) SSL
1 3 (42.86%) TACACS
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) IPsec
1 3 (42.86%) LDAP
2 2 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Electronics
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) IT Security Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Senior IT Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Forensics
1 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (42.86%) OWASP
1 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
1 3 (42.86%) Pattern Recognition
1 3 (42.86%) SIEM
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
1 3 (42.86%) GIAC
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) Twitter