The table below looks at the statistics for Sun Certification in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Certification
Rank 783 808 731
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -77
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 89 45 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.045% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.17% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 72 37 104
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £60,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.12% +3.33%
Sun Certification
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28902 26664 31363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.02% 26.72% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22755 22055 26662
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun Certification across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sun Certification
Salary Trend in England

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

Sun Certification Salary Trend in England

Sun Certification
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Sun Certification Salary Histogram in England

Sun Certification
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands +26 31 £37,500 +15.38% 2
South East +6 27 £32,500 -25.71% 1
East of England -10 21 £30,000 - 2
London -20 20 £60,000 -0.82% 1
West Midlands -15 6 £32,500 -13.33%
South West -26 4 £37,000 +34.54% 3
North East - 3 £40,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £32,500 -
Sun Certification
UK

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Sun Certification 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 Certification.

1 173 (94.54%) Java
2 116 (63.39%) Sun
3 103 (56.28%) SQL
4 93 (50.82%) Linux
4 93 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (50.27%) J2EE
6 87 (47.54%) XML
7 83 (45.36%) Struts
8 79 (43.17%) Spring
9 77 (42.08%) Oracle
10 76 (41.53%) Web Services
11 68 (37.16%) JavaScript
12 65 (35.52%) Hibernate
12 65 (35.52%) Degree
13 59 (32.24%) Software Engineering
13 59 (32.24%) JSP
14 54 (29.51%) JUnit
15 51 (27.87%) EJB
16 49 (26.78%) Computer Science
17 47 (25.68%) Finance
18 44 (24.04%) UNIX
19 38 (20.77%) E-Commerce
20 37 (20.22%) HTML
21 36 (19.67%) Unit Testing
22 35 (19.13%) Web Development
22 35 (19.13%) OCPJP
23 33 (18.03%) Enterprise Software
24 32 (17.49%) Scrum
24 32 (17.49%) Tomcat
25 29 (15.85%) JMS

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Sun Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (17.49%) Tomcat
2 23 (12.57%) Apache
3 12 (6.56%) WebLogic
4 10 (5.46%) WebSphere
5 8 (4.37%) IIS
5 8 (4.37%) Apache Solr
6 7 (3.83%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (3.83%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (2.73%) nginx
8 3 (1.64%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.64%) Adobe CQ
9 2 (1.09%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.55%) Site Server
10 1 (0.55%) CMS
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.55%) Jetty
10 1 (0.55%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.55%) Drupal
10 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (6.01%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.28%) GitHub
2 5 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.64%) SaaS
4 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (15.30%) SAN
2 17 (9.29%) VPN
2 17 (9.29%) DNS
2 17 (9.29%) Firewall
3 16 (8.74%) Reverse Proxy
3 16 (8.74%) TCP/IP
4 14 (7.65%) HTTP
5 6 (3.28%) Internet
6 1 (0.55%) MPLS
6 1 (0.55%) PPP
6 1 (0.55%) ATM
6 1 (0.55%) VoIP
6 1 (0.55%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.55%) xDSL
6 1 (0.55%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.55%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.11%) MySQL
2 17 (9.29%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.46%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.92%) RDBMS
4 9 (4.92%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.37%) DB2
6 2 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 54 (29.51%) JUnit
2 22 (12.02%) Maven
3 18 (9.84%) Ant
4 17 (9.29%) Eclipse
5 15 (8.20%) Jenkins
6 14 (7.65%) Subversion
7 7 (3.83%) Rational Application Developer
7 7 (3.83%) Redmine
7 7 (3.83%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 6 (3.28%) Selenium
8 6 (3.28%) Git (software)
8 6 (3.28%) Eclipse RCP
8 6 (3.28%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.73%) Hudson
9 5 (2.73%) Gerrit
9 5 (2.73%) JBehave
9 5 (2.73%) Log4j
10 3 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (1.09%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.09%) JIRA
General
1 47 (25.68%) Finance
2 27 (14.75%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.65%) Retail
4 10 (5.46%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.37%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.28%) Advertising
7 5 (2.73%) Marketing
8 1 (0.55%) Games
8 1 (0.55%) Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 146 (79.78%) Developer
2 125 (68.31%) Java Developer
3 63 (34.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 62 (33.88%) J2EE Developer
5 20 (10.93%) Senior Developer
6 19 (10.38%) Programmer
7 18 (9.84%) Senior Java Developer
8 17 (9.29%) Analyst
9 16 (8.74%) Support Analyst
9 16 (8.74%) Developer Analyst
9 16 (8.74%) Software Support Analyst
10 15 (8.20%) Architect
11 13 (7.10%) Java Programmer
12 10 (5.46%) Consultant
13 8 (4.37%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
14 7 (3.83%) Java Architect
14 7 (3.83%) Senior Java Architect
14 7 (3.83%) Senior Architect
14 7 (3.83%) Web Developer
15 6 (3.28%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (50.27%) J2EE
2 87 (47.54%) XML
3 83 (45.36%) Struts
4 79 (43.17%) Spring
5 76 (41.53%) Web Services
6 65 (35.52%) Hibernate
7 59 (32.24%) JSP
8 51 (27.87%) EJB
9 37 (20.22%) HTML
10 29 (15.85%) JMS
11 26 (14.21%) Ajax
12 24 (13.11%) Servlets
13 22 (12.02%) JSTL
14 19 (10.38%) XHTML
15 17 (9.29%) CSS
16 15 (8.20%) JSON
16 15 (8.20%) HTML5
17 12 (6.56%) Drools
17 12 (6.56%) jQuery
18 10 (5.46%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 49 (26.78%) Computer Science
2 33 (18.03%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (8.74%) Replication
4 9 (4.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (3.83%) NHS
5 7 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.28%) Clustering
7 5 (2.73%) User Experience
8 4 (2.19%) Open Source
8 4 (2.19%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.09%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 93 (50.82%) Linux
2 44 (24.04%) UNIX
3 25 (13.66%) Windows
4 19 (10.38%) Solaris
5 7 (3.83%) AIX
6 4 (2.19%) HPUX
6 4 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.09%) SUSE
8 1 (0.55%) Android
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.55%) CentOS
8 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (32.24%) Software Engineering
3 38 (20.77%) E-Commerce
4 36 (19.67%) Unit Testing
5 35 (19.13%) Web Development
6 32 (17.49%) Scrum
7 28 (15.30%) MVC
8 27 (14.75%) UML
9 22 (12.02%) TDD
10 16 (8.74%) SOA
10 16 (8.74%) Configuration Management
10 16 (8.74%) Mentoring
11 15 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (8.20%) OO
12 13 (7.10%) Workflow
13 12 (6.56%) BPMN
14 11 (6.01%) Content Management
15 8 (4.37%) System Testing
15 8 (4.37%) DevOps
15 8 (4.37%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 173 (94.54%) Java
2 103 (56.28%) SQL
3 68 (37.16%) JavaScript
4 21 (11.48%) PL/SQL
5 18 (9.84%) Shell Script
6 16 (8.74%) PowerShell
7 14 (7.65%) Perl
8 11 (6.01%) XPath
9 8 (4.37%) Python
9 8 (4.37%) PHP
10 7 (3.83%) VBA
10 7 (3.83%) LotusScript
10 7 (3.83%) Bash Shell
11 6 (3.28%) Scala
12 4 (2.19%) Ruby
13 3 (1.64%) Groovy
14 1 (0.55%) Lua
14 1 (0.55%) AspectJ
14 1 (0.55%) XQuery
14 1 (0.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 65 (35.52%) Degree
2 35 (19.13%) OCPJP
3 17 (9.29%) OCMJD
4 13 (7.10%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (4.37%) SCSA
5 8 (4.37%) OCPJWCD
5 8 (4.37%) PhD
5 8 (4.37%) CITP
5 8 (4.37%) MBCS
6 6 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.19%) OCP
7 4 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.64%) CCNA
8 3 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.09%) RHCA
10 1 (0.55%) CIW
10 1 (0.55%) ISEB
10 1 (0.55%) CCNP
10 1 (0.55%) MCSD
10 1 (0.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.92%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.92%) Hyper-V
1 9 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
1 9 (4.92%) KVM
2 5 (2.73%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (2.73%) Veritas File System
3 3 (1.64%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.55%) NFS
Systems Management
1 25 (13.66%) Puppet
1 25 (13.66%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.83%) NetBackup
3 5 (2.73%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (2.73%) Capistrano
4 2 (1.09%) Legato
4 2 (1.09%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.09%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 116 (63.39%) Sun
2 77 (42.08%) Oracle
3 24 (13.11%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.92%) IBM
5 8 (4.37%) Veritas
5 8 (4.37%) JBoss
6 5 (2.73%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.73%) BMC
7 4 (2.19%) HP
8 3 (1.64%) Talend
9 2 (1.09%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.09%) EMC
9 2 (1.09%) Interwoven
9 2 (1.09%) Progress
9 2 (1.09%) CommVault
9 2 (1.09%) NetApp
9 2 (1.09%) VMware
10 1 (0.55%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.55%) Cisco
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Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
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