The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 646 543 444
Rank change year-on-year
-103 -99
Permanent jobs citing Sun 262 420 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.43% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 0.90% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 186 322 439
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £74,300 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Sun
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
42480 46507 46322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 45.43% 47.53% 47.13%
Number of salaries quoted 35238 38586 37137
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,014 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sun
Salary Trend in England

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

Sun Salary Trend in England

Sun
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Sun Salary Histogram in England

Sun
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
London -18 126 £52,000 -5.45% 21
South East -63 63 £40,000 -5.88% 10
East of England +5 36 £37,500 -11.76% 1
East Midlands -6 13 £30,000 -14.28% 6
West Midlands -26 12 £40,000 +27.73% 2
South West -18 8 £25,000 -34.21% 3
North West +24 6 £25,000 -58.33% 6
Yorkshire +6 6 £47,500 +26.66%
Sun
UK

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 337 (53.32%) Linux
2 250 (39.56%) Oracle
3 246 (38.92%) Unix
4 214 (33.86%) SQL
5 204 (32.28%) Windows
6 194 (30.70%) Java
7 174 (27.53%) Finance
8 162 (25.63%) Solaris
9 154 (24.37%) SQL Server
10 148 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
10 148 (23.42%) Degree
11 124 (19.62%) Microsoft
12 122 (19.30%) JavaScript
13 115 (18.20%) ITIL
14 111 (17.56%) J2EE
15 105 (16.61%) Web Services
16 99 (15.66%) Software Engineering
17 97 (15.35%) Perl
18 96 (15.19%) Computer Science
19 82 (12.97%) Relational Database
20 81 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
20 81 (12.82%) VMware
21 78 (12.34%) SAN
21 78 (12.34%) Apache
22 77 (12.18%) XML
23 76 (12.03%) Active Directory
24 74 (11.71%) Oracle Database
25 72 (11.39%) Sun Certification
25 72 (11.39%) Spring
26 71 (11.23%) Cisco

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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 78 (12.34%) Apache
2 54 (8.54%) WebLogic
3 52 (8.23%) Tomcat
4 51 (8.07%) WebSphere
5 44 (6.96%) IIS
6 43 (6.80%) SharePoint
7 32 (5.06%) JBoss
8 23 (3.64%) MS Exchange
9 22 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
9 22 (3.48%) Node.js
10 21 (3.32%) Oracle Application Server
11 19 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
12 17 (2.69%) WebSphere Application Server
13 13 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2003
13 13 (2.06%) Skype for Business
14 10 (1.58%) Apache Pig
15 8 (1.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 7 (1.11%) CMS
16 7 (1.11%) Mule ESB
16 7 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 70 (11.08%) MS Excel
2 30 (4.75%) MS Office
3 10 (1.58%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.11%) MS Project
5 3 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.32%) HipChat
7 1 (0.16%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 35 (5.54%) Oracle Applications
2 28 (4.43%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (2.06%) Oracle 11i
4 12 (1.90%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (1.42%) Dynamics GP
5 9 (1.42%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (1.42%) Exchequer
6 7 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (1.11%) Infor SunSystems
7 6 (0.95%) Sentinel
7 6 (0.95%) thinkFolio
8 4 (0.63%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.32%) Algo Collateral
9 2 (0.32%) Cognos Controller
9 2 (0.32%) Cognos Planning
9 2 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.32%) Misys Opics
9 2 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.32%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.11%) SaaS
2 13 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.06%) Mimecast
3 11 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.58%) OpenShift
5 7 (1.11%) PaaS
6 3 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.47%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (0.47%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.47%) GitHub
6 3 (0.47%) Google App Engine
6 3 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.47%) Taleo
7 2 (0.32%) Datadog
8 1 (0.16%) Responsys
8 1 (0.16%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 78 (12.34%) SAN
2 57 (9.02%) DNS
3 52 (8.23%) TCP/IP
4 37 (5.85%) NAS
5 36 (5.70%) DHCP
6 35 (5.54%) LDAP
7 30 (4.75%) Firewall
8 29 (4.59%) LAN
8 29 (4.59%) WAN
9 26 (4.11%) Internet
10 14 (2.22%) HTTP
10 14 (2.22%) VoIP
11 13 (2.06%) Fibre Channel
12 11 (1.74%) Ethernet
12 11 (1.74%) SSL
13 10 (1.58%) Network Security
13 10 (1.58%) PBX
13 10 (1.58%) SNMP
13 10 (1.58%) VPN
14 9 (1.42%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (24.37%) SQL Server
2 82 (12.97%) Relational Database
3 74 (11.71%) Oracle Database
4 45 (7.12%) RDBMS
5 37 (5.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 35 (5.54%) MongoDB
7 33 (5.22%) Oracle Database 12c
8 32 (5.06%) NoSQL
9 31 (4.91%) MySQL
9 31 (4.91%) Neo4j
10 30 (4.75%) Hazelcast
11 26 (4.11%) Oracle Discoverer
12 25 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
13 24 (3.80%) DB2
13 24 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
14 23 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
15 22 (3.48%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 22 (3.48%) Oracle9i Database
16 20 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 17 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 48 (7.59%) Maven
2 40 (6.33%) JUnit
3 36 (5.70%) Git (software)
4 30 (4.75%) Subversion
5 22 (3.48%) Grunt
5 22 (3.48%) Jasmine
6 19 (3.01%) Ant
7 15 (2.37%) Eclipse
8 11 (1.74%) Visual Studio
9 8 (1.27%) Gradle
9 8 (1.27%) Jenkins
10 7 (1.11%) TeamCity
11 6 (0.95%) Toad
12 5 (0.79%) JIRA
13 4 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
14 3 (0.47%) PostSharp
15 2 (0.32%) ClearCase
15 2 (0.32%) TestDirector
General
1 174 (27.53%) Finance
2 66 (10.44%) Banking
3 38 (6.01%) Games
4 37 (5.85%) Front Office
5 35 (5.54%) Telecoms
6 20 (3.16%) Back Office
7 18 (2.85%) Manufacturing
8 17 (2.69%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.90%) German Language
10 11 (1.74%) Law
11 10 (1.58%) Legal
11 10 (1.58%) Retail
12 9 (1.42%) French Language
12 9 (1.42%) General Ledger
12 9 (1.42%) Marketing
13 7 (1.11%) Spanish Language
14 6 (0.95%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.79%) Dutch Language
15 5 (0.79%) Italian Language
15 5 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 148 (23.42%) Developer
2 119 (18.83%) Java Developer
3 99 (15.66%) Applications Support
4 94 (14.87%) Analyst
5 64 (10.13%) Support Analyst
6 54 (8.54%) Unix Support
7 49 (7.75%) Administrator
7 49 (7.75%) Applications Support Analyst
8 48 (7.59%) Consultant
8 48 (7.59%) DBA
9 47 (7.44%) J2EE Developer
9 47 (7.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 39 (6.17%) Oracle DBA
11 37 (5.85%) Support Engineer
12 35 (5.54%) Linux Support
13 32 (5.06%) Unix Analyst
13 32 (5.06%) Unix Support Analyst
14 29 (4.59%) Linux Engineer
15 27 (4.27%) Agile Developer
15 27 (4.27%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (17.56%) J2EE
2 105 (16.61%) Web Services
3 77 (12.18%) XML
4 72 (11.39%) Spring
5 56 (8.86%) JSP
6 52 (8.23%) HTML
7 51 (8.07%) jQuery
8 50 (7.91%) .NET
9 48 (7.59%) EJB
10 43 (6.80%) SOAP
11 42 (6.65%) JDBC
11 42 (6.65%) Middleware
12 39 (6.17%) ActiveMQ
13 36 (5.70%) LAMP
14 34 (5.38%) Struts
15 33 (5.22%) Hibernate
15 33 (5.22%) REST
16 32 (5.06%) Ajax
16 32 (5.06%) Java EE
17 31 (4.91%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 96 (15.19%) Computer Science
2 60 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (7.44%) Clustering
4 38 (6.01%) Online Games
5 35 (5.54%) Management Information System
6 31 (4.91%) Equities
6 31 (4.91%) N-Tier
7 29 (4.59%) User Experience
8 27 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (2.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 17 (2.69%) Hedge funds
11 16 (2.53%) Derivative
11 16 (2.53%) Driving Licence
12 11 (1.74%) BBC
12 11 (1.74%) Data Centre
12 11 (1.74%) DataPower
12 11 (1.74%) FMCG
13 10 (1.58%) Blackberry
13 10 (1.58%) Fat Client
13 10 (1.58%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 337 (53.32%) Linux
2 246 (38.92%) Unix
3 204 (32.28%) Windows
4 162 (25.63%) Solaris
5 69 (10.92%) Windows Server
6 54 (8.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 45 (7.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (6.80%) Android
9 38 (6.01%) Apple iOS
10 27 (4.27%) AIX
11 20 (3.16%) CentOS
12 19 (3.01%) SUSE
13 18 (2.85%) Oracle Linux
14 17 (2.69%) Windows 7
14 17 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (1.74%) Windows XP
17 6 (0.95%) HPUX
18 5 (0.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 4 (0.63%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (18.20%) ITIL
3 99 (15.66%) Software Engineering
4 81 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 57 (9.02%) SOA
6 52 (8.23%) Scrum
7 50 (7.91%) Service Delivery
8 48 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 48 (7.59%) OO
9 47 (7.44%) Change Management
10 45 (7.12%) Problem Management
11 44 (6.96%) Multithreading
12 38 (6.01%) Unit Testing
13 36 (5.70%) TDD
14 33 (5.22%) Root Cause Analysis
15 32 (5.06%) Mentoring
15 32 (5.06%) Project Management
16 31 (4.91%) Capacity Planning
16 31 (4.91%) Continuous Integration
17 30 (4.75%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 214 (33.86%) SQL
2 194 (30.70%) Java
3 122 (19.30%) JavaScript
4 97 (15.35%) Perl
5 54 (8.54%) Python
6 40 (6.33%) Shell Script
7 34 (5.38%) PowerShell
8 26 (4.11%) VBA
9 23 (3.64%) Lua
9 23 (3.64%) Ruby
10 20 (3.16%) C#
11 16 (2.53%) T-SQL
12 15 (2.37%) Bash Shell
12 15 (2.37%) Groovy
13 14 (2.22%) PL/SQL
14 13 (2.06%) XPath
15 12 (1.90%) PHP
15 12 (1.90%) VB
16 11 (1.74%) C
17 10 (1.58%) C++
Qualifications
1 148 (23.42%) Degree
2 72 (11.39%) Sun Certification
3 58 (9.18%) Security Cleared
4 53 (8.39%) SC Cleared
5 47 (7.44%) Oracle Certification
6 32 (5.06%) ITIL Certification
7 29 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (4.43%) OCPJP
9 26 (4.11%) BPSS Clearance
10 18 (2.85%) MCSE
11 16 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (2.06%) Brainbench
13 11 (1.74%) CCNA
14 9 (1.42%) RHCE
15 7 (1.11%) MOS
16 6 (0.95%) CITP
16 6 (0.95%) DV Cleared
16 6 (0.95%) MCITP
16 6 (0.95%) OCA
16 6 (0.95%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.01%) SLA
2 9 (1.42%) QA
3 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 76 (12.03%) Active Directory
2 61 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (7.44%) Oracle RAC
4 24 (3.80%) vSphere
5 19 (3.01%) Docker
6 16 (2.53%) NFS
7 15 (2.37%) Hyper-V
7 15 (2.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 13 (2.06%) XenApp
9 10 (1.58%) VMware ESX
10 8 (1.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 7 (1.11%) Samba
11 7 (1.11%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.79%) KVM
12 5 (0.79%) pfSense
12 5 (0.79%) Xen
13 4 (0.63%) iptables
13 4 (0.63%) Postfix
13 4 (0.63%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (5.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 32 (5.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 31 (4.91%) Puppet
4 30 (4.75%) NetBackup
5 22 (3.48%) Capistrano
6 21 (3.32%) Oracle ZFS
7 20 (3.16%) SCCM
8 19 (3.01%) ITRS Geneos
9 18 (2.85%) Tivoli
10 17 (2.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 15 (2.37%) Control-M
12 13 (2.06%) Data Guard
12 13 (2.06%) McAfee ePO
13 12 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
13 12 (1.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 9 (1.42%) Red Hat Satellite
14 9 (1.42%) WSUS
15 8 (1.27%) OpenAM
15 8 (1.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 7 (1.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 250 (39.56%) Oracle
2 124 (19.62%) Microsoft
3 81 (12.82%) VMware
4 71 (11.23%) Cisco
5 66 (10.44%) Red Hat
6 62 (9.81%) HP
7 61 (9.65%) Sybase
8 56 (8.86%) IBM
9 49 (7.75%) Citrix
10 35 (5.54%) Google
11 30 (4.75%) Veritas
12 28 (4.43%) Hyperion
13 26 (4.11%) Dell
14 25 (3.96%) EMC
14 25 (3.96%) Facebook
15 22 (3.48%) SAP
16 19 (3.01%) SolarWinds
17 17 (2.69%) NetApp
17 17 (2.69%) Symantec
18 15 (2.37%) CheckPoint
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £19,000-20,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000 per annum + £40 - £50k OTE 1st Year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: MARKET RATE
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Avance Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Avance Consulting
Salary: no constraint for right candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum Bonus, pension, holidays, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £60k - 75k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
MACQUARIE
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 9 days ago
South West London
Gamesys
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 17 days ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£40,000 + £5.5K car allow + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Automation Resource Consultants
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago