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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Certification
Rank 790 816 717
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -99
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 90 41 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.041% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.15% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 72 32 110
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 £60,000 £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
28446 26544 31664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.00% 26.46% 28.84%
Number of salaries quoted 22458 21902 26811
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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 1 October 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 1 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +20 33 £37,500 +15.38% 1
South East +25 26 £32,500 -27.77%
East of England +4 22 £30,000 -25.00% 3
London +4 19 £60,000 -0.82% 2
West Midlands -19 7 £32,500 -13.33%
South West -12 5 £39,375 +43.18% 2
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 1 October 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
2 119 (65.03%) Sun
3 103 (56.28%) SQL
4 95 (51.91%) Linux
5 94 (51.37%) J2EE
6 93 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
7 89 (48.63%) XML
8 86 (46.99%) Struts
9 79 (43.17%) Oracle
10 78 (42.62%) Spring
11 77 (42.08%) Web Services
12 70 (38.25%) JavaScript
13 66 (36.07%) Degree
14 65 (35.52%) Hibernate
15 61 (33.33%) Software Engineering
15 61 (33.33%) JSP
16 56 (30.60%) JUnit
17 52 (28.42%) EJB
18 51 (27.87%) Computer Science
19 47 (25.68%) Finance
20 44 (24.04%) UNIX
21 39 (21.31%) E-Commerce
22 37 (20.22%) HTML
22 37 (20.22%) Unit Testing
23 36 (19.67%) OCPJP
23 36 (19.67%) Web Development
24 34 (18.58%) Enterprise Software
25 33 (18.03%) Tomcat
26 29 (15.85%) JMS
27 28 (15.30%) SAN

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 33 (18.03%) 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%) IBM HTTP Server
6 7 (3.83%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.19%) nginx
7 4 (2.19%) Adobe CQ
8 3 (1.64%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.64%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.55%) Node.js
9 1 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.55%) CMS
9 1 (0.55%) Drupal
9 1 (0.55%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.55%) Jetty
Applications
1 10 (5.46%) 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 5 (2.73%) GitHub
1 5 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.64%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (15.30%) SAN
2 17 (9.29%) Firewall
2 17 (9.29%) VPN
2 17 (9.29%) DNS
3 16 (8.74%) TCP/IP
4 15 (8.20%) Reverse Proxy
5 14 (7.65%) HTTP
6 7 (3.83%) Internet
7 1 (0.55%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.55%) xDSL
7 1 (0.55%) SSH
7 1 (0.55%) ATM
7 1 (0.55%) VoIP
7 1 (0.55%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.55%) MPLS
7 1 (0.55%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.11%) MySQL
2 16 (8.74%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.46%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.46%) SQL Server
3 10 (5.46%) RDBMS
4 8 (4.37%) DB2
5 2 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 56 (30.60%) JUnit
2 22 (12.02%) Maven
3 18 (9.84%) Eclipse
3 18 (9.84%) Ant
4 15 (8.20%) Subversion
5 14 (7.65%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.83%) Redmine
6 7 (3.83%) Rational Application Developer
6 7 (3.83%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 6 (3.28%) Selenium
7 6 (3.28%) Log4j
7 6 (3.28%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.28%) Eclipse RCP
8 5 (2.73%) JBehave
8 5 (2.73%) Git (software)
9 4 (2.19%) Hudson
9 4 (2.19%) Gerrit
10 3 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (1.09%) JIRA
General
1 47 (25.68%) Finance
2 28 (15.30%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.65%) Retail
4 11 (6.01%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.37%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.28%) Advertising
7 4 (2.19%) Marketing
8 1 (0.55%) Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Law
8 1 (0.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 145 (79.23%) Developer
2 125 (68.31%) Java Developer
3 65 (35.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 65 (35.52%) J2EE Developer
4 19 (10.38%) Programmer
5 18 (9.84%) Senior Developer
5 18 (9.84%) Analyst
6 17 (9.29%) Software Support Analyst
6 17 (9.29%) Developer Analyst
6 17 (9.29%) Support Analyst
7 16 (8.74%) Senior Java Developer
8 15 (8.20%) Architect
9 13 (7.10%) Java Programmer
10 10 (5.46%) Consultant
11 7 (3.83%) Senior Architect
11 7 (3.83%) Java Architect
11 7 (3.83%) Senior Java Architect
11 7 (3.83%) Web Developer
12 6 (3.28%) Graduate
12 6 (3.28%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (51.37%) J2EE
2 89 (48.63%) XML
3 86 (46.99%) Struts
4 78 (42.62%) Spring
5 77 (42.08%) Web Services
6 65 (35.52%) Hibernate
7 61 (33.33%) JSP
8 52 (28.42%) EJB
9 37 (20.22%) HTML
10 29 (15.85%) JMS
11 27 (14.75%) Ajax
11 27 (14.75%) Servlets
12 22 (12.02%) JSTL
13 18 (9.84%) XHTML
14 17 (9.29%) CSS
15 16 (8.74%) JSON
16 14 (7.65%) HTML5
17 13 (7.10%) jQuery
18 11 (6.01%) JDBC
18 11 (6.01%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 51 (27.87%) Computer Science
2 34 (18.58%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (8.20%) Replication
4 9 (4.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.83%) NHS
6 6 (3.28%) Clustering
7 5 (2.73%) User Experience
8 4 (2.19%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.19%) Open Source
9 3 (1.64%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 95 (51.91%) Linux
2 44 (24.04%) UNIX
3 25 (13.66%) Windows
4 20 (10.93%) Solaris
5 7 (3.83%) AIX
6 5 (2.73%) HPUX
7 4 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.09%) SUSE
9 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.55%) Android
9 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.55%) CentOS
9 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 39 (21.31%) E-Commerce
4 37 (20.22%) Unit Testing
5 36 (19.67%) Web Development
6 28 (15.30%) Scrum
7 26 (14.21%) UML
7 26 (14.21%) MVC
8 21 (11.48%) TDD
9 16 (8.74%) OO
9 16 (8.74%) Mentoring
10 15 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (8.20%) SOA
10 15 (8.20%) Configuration Management
11 13 (7.10%) Workflow
12 12 (6.56%) Content Management
13 11 (6.01%) BPMN
14 8 (4.37%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (4.37%) Service Management
14 8 (4.37%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 173 (94.54%) Java
2 103 (56.28%) SQL
3 70 (38.25%) JavaScript
4 21 (11.48%) PL/SQL
5 18 (9.84%) Shell Script
6 16 (8.74%) PowerShell
7 13 (7.10%) Perl
8 12 (6.56%) XPath
9 7 (3.83%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.83%) LotusScript
9 7 (3.83%) VBA
9 7 (3.83%) PHP
9 7 (3.83%) Python
10 5 (2.73%) Scala
11 4 (2.19%) Ruby
12 3 (1.64%) Groovy
13 1 (0.55%) AspectJ
13 1 (0.55%) Lua
13 1 (0.55%) C#
13 1 (0.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 66 (36.07%) Degree
2 36 (19.67%) OCPJP
3 18 (9.84%) OCMJD
4 13 (7.10%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (4.37%) CITP
5 8 (4.37%) MBCS
5 8 (4.37%) OCPJWCD
5 8 (4.37%) SCSA
6 7 (3.83%) PhD
7 6 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.19%) OCP
8 4 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.64%) CCNA
10 2 (1.09%) RHCA
11 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.55%) CIW
11 1 (0.55%) MCSD
11 1 (0.55%) MCSE
11 1 (0.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.92%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.37%) KVM
1 8 (4.37%) Hyper-V
1 8 (4.37%) VMware ESXi
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 24 (13.11%) Opscode Chef
1 24 (13.11%) Puppet
2 7 (3.83%) NetBackup
3 5 (2.73%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (2.19%) Capistrano
5 2 (1.09%) Legato
5 2 (1.09%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 119 (65.03%) Sun
2 79 (43.17%) Oracle
3 23 (12.57%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.46%) 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
8 3 (1.64%) Interwoven
9 2 (1.09%) EMC
9 2 (1.09%) CommVault
9 2 (1.09%) NetApp
9 2 (1.09%) Progress
9 2 (1.09%) VMware
9 2 (1.09%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.55%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.55%) Cisco
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Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
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Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago