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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 589 591 527
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -64
Permanent jobs citing Sun 298 357 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.35% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.77% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 232 253 399
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £46,650
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +1.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
38444 46624 50452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.35% 45.63% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 31310 38632 40317
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 September 2016.

Sun Salary Histogram in England

Sun
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the England region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -23 122 £55,000 +5.76% 12
South East +44 89 £55,000 +22.22% 6
East of England +37 36 £63,000 +14.54% 1
West Midlands -7 20 £40,000 -10.39% 1
North East +26 19 £39,000 +8.33% 5
East Midlands +26 12 £38,750 -3.12%
South West +7 12 £44,000 +60.00% 1
Yorkshire +19 5 £42,500 -8.60%
North West -13 5 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Sun
UK

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT jobs citing Sun also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Sun.

1 301 (53.85%) Linux
2 269 (48.12%) Oracle
3 198 (35.42%) Unix
4 176 (31.48%) Apache
5 157 (28.09%) Solaris
6 153 (27.37%) Windows
7 145 (25.94%) Red Hat
8 142 (25.40%) Finance
9 141 (25.22%) SQL Server
10 140 (25.04%) Java
11 138 (24.69%) SAN
12 136 (24.33%) Tomcat
13 133 (23.79%) Firewall
13 133 (23.79%) Agile Software Development
14 130 (23.26%) Perl
14 130 (23.26%) SQL
15 129 (23.08%) TCP/IP
16 124 (22.18%) WebLogic
17 121 (21.65%) Web Services
18 113 (20.21%) Degree
19 107 (19.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 105 (18.78%) MySQL
21 99 (17.71%) HP
22 96 (17.17%) Relational Database
23 94 (16.82%) Puppet
24 93 (16.64%) LAMP
25 92 (16.46%) LDAP
26 91 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
27 85 (15.21%) WebSphere
28 84 (15.03%) RDBMS

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 176 (31.48%) Apache
2 136 (24.33%) Tomcat
3 124 (22.18%) WebLogic
4 85 (15.21%) WebSphere
5 80 (14.31%) JBoss
6 68 (12.16%) BizTalk Server
7 64 (11.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 25 (4.47%) IIS
9 21 (3.76%) SharePoint
10 12 (2.15%) Skype for Business
11 10 (1.79%) MS Exchange
12 8 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (1.25%) JCAPS
14 6 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 5 (0.89%) Confluence
15 5 (0.89%) GlassFish
15 5 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
16 4 (0.72%) Apache Solr
16 4 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 46 (8.23%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.33%) MS Office
3 5 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (2.33%) Misys Opics
2 7 (1.25%) Infor SunSystems
3 6 (1.07%) Oracle 11i
3 6 (1.07%) SAP CO
3 6 (1.07%) SAP FI
3 6 (1.07%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.54%) Aareon QL
6 3 (0.54%) Academy Housing
6 3 (0.54%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.54%) MIS ActiveH
6 3 (0.54%) Northgate Housing
6 3 (0.54%) OPENHousing
6 3 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.54%) Orchard Housing
6 3 (0.54%) Pegasus Opera
6 3 (0.54%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.54%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 91 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (14.49%) SaaS
3 11 (1.97%) Office 365
4 8 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.89%) OneDrive
6 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 138 (24.69%) SAN
2 133 (23.79%) Firewall
3 129 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 92 (16.46%) LDAP
5 78 (13.95%) NAS
6 73 (13.06%) HTTP
7 48 (8.59%) Internet
8 32 (5.72%) DNS
9 23 (4.11%) NetScaler
10 17 (3.04%) Network Security
11 16 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
11 16 (2.86%) LAN
12 15 (2.68%) SSH
13 14 (2.50%) DHCP
13 14 (2.50%) Multicast
14 13 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
15 10 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (1.79%) Cisco PIX
15 10 (1.79%) SSL
16 9 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (25.22%) SQL Server
2 105 (18.78%) MySQL
3 96 (17.17%) Relational Database
4 84 (15.03%) RDBMS
5 28 (5.01%) DB2
6 25 (4.47%) Oracle Database
7 18 (3.22%) NoSQL
8 17 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (2.15%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.43%) Hazelcast
14 8 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (1.07%) OLTP
15 6 (1.07%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 6 (1.07%) Oracle9i Database
16 5 (0.89%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 33 (5.90%) JIRA
2 20 (3.58%) Git (software)
2 20 (3.58%) Maven
3 15 (2.68%) Ant
4 13 (2.33%) Subversion
5 12 (2.15%) Gradle
6 8 (1.43%) Grunt
7 7 (1.25%) Jasmine
7 7 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (1.25%) Selenium
8 6 (1.07%) JUnit
8 6 (1.07%) LoadRunner
9 4 (0.72%) Appium
9 4 (0.72%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.72%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.18%) Lombardi
11 1 (0.18%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 142 (25.40%) Finance
2 33 (5.90%) Telecoms
3 31 (5.55%) Banking
4 25 (4.47%) Back Office
4 25 (4.47%) Games
5 17 (3.04%) Front Office
6 14 (2.50%) Law
6 14 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.43%) Legal
8 7 (1.25%) Advertising
9 6 (1.07%) Publishing
10 5 (0.89%) Retail
10 5 (0.89%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.72%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.54%) German Language
12 3 (0.54%) Marketing
12 3 (0.54%) Wholesale Banking
13 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.36%) French Language
14 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 112 (20.04%) Applications Support
2 95 (16.99%) Analyst
3 87 (15.56%) Developer
4 72 (12.88%) Linux Support
5 70 (12.52%) Support Analyst
6 69 (12.34%) Linux Engineer
7 67 (11.99%) Support Engineer
8 59 (10.55%) Applications Support Analyst
9 57 (10.20%) Java Developer
10 54 (9.66%) Web Applications Support
11 47 (8.41%) Architect
12 45 (8.05%) Applications Engineer
12 45 (8.05%) Applications Support Engineer
13 44 (7.87%) Linux Support Engineer
14 40 (7.16%) Server Support
14 40 (7.16%) Unix Engineer
15 39 (6.98%) Web Engineer
16 31 (5.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 30 (5.37%) Web Applications Engineer
17 30 (5.37%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (21.65%) Web Services
2 93 (16.64%) LAMP
3 73 (13.06%) J2EE
3 73 (13.06%) Middleware
4 51 (9.12%) Spring
5 50 (8.94%) XML
6 43 (7.69%) HTML
7 35 (6.26%) CSS
8 33 (5.90%) J2SE
9 31 (5.55%) .NET
9 31 (5.55%) jQuery
10 29 (5.19%) RESTful
11 26 (4.65%) SOAP
12 22 (3.94%) Hibernate
13 21 (3.76%) JSP
14 19 (3.40%) REST
15 17 (3.04%) Node.js
16 16 (2.86%) EJB
17 15 (2.68%) CSS3
17 15 (2.68%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 68 (12.16%) Computer Science
2 67 (11.99%) Clustering
3 50 (8.94%) Data Centre
4 44 (7.87%) Enterprise Software
5 34 (6.08%) Replication
6 26 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (4.29%) Driving Licence
7 24 (4.29%) Online Games
8 23 (4.11%) Management Information System
8 23 (4.11%) Wiki
9 15 (2.68%) PKI
10 12 (2.15%) Inversion of Control
10 12 (2.15%) Mobile Games
11 11 (1.97%) SCADA
11 11 (1.97%) Visualisation
12 10 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 10 (1.79%) Hedge funds
13 9 (1.61%) Blackberry
13 9 (1.61%) Fintech
13 9 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 301 (53.85%) Linux
2 198 (35.42%) Unix
3 157 (28.09%) Solaris
4 153 (27.37%) Windows
5 107 (19.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 37 (6.62%) Windows Server
7 29 (5.19%) Oracle Linux
8 26 (4.65%) CentOS
9 25 (4.47%) AIX
10 21 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (3.04%) SUSE
12 14 (2.50%) HPUX
13 10 (1.79%) Windows 7
13 10 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (1.43%) FreeBSD
16 6 (1.07%) Android
17 4 (0.72%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.72%) Windows 10
18 3 (0.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (23.79%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (15.03%) ITIL
3 69 (12.34%) Web Operations
4 60 (10.73%) Mentoring
4 60 (10.73%) Software Engineering
5 50 (8.94%) Project Management
6 44 (7.87%) Multithreading
7 42 (7.51%) Incident Management
8 38 (6.80%) Scrum
9 36 (6.44%) Service Delivery
10 35 (6.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 35 (6.26%) High Availability
11 34 (6.08%) UML
12 33 (5.90%) OO
12 33 (5.90%) Web Development
13 31 (5.55%) Coaching
13 31 (5.55%) Load Balancing
14 30 (5.37%) OOP
15 29 (5.19%) DevOps
15 29 (5.19%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 140 (25.04%) Java
2 130 (23.26%) Perl
2 130 (23.26%) SQL
3 83 (14.85%) PowerShell
4 71 (12.70%) JavaScript
5 64 (11.45%) Bash Shell
6 39 (6.98%) C
6 39 (6.98%) Shell Script
7 34 (6.08%) Python
8 24 (4.29%) Ruby
9 20 (3.58%) VBA
10 14 (2.50%) C#
11 10 (1.79%) Bourne shell
11 10 (1.79%) C-shell
12 8 (1.43%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.25%) Korn
13 7 (1.25%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.25%) VB
13 7 (1.25%) XPath
14 5 (0.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 113 (20.21%) Degree
2 35 (6.26%) Sun Certification
3 34 (6.08%) Security Cleared
4 20 (3.58%) RHCE
5 19 (3.40%) Oracle Certification
6 14 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
7 13 (2.33%) ISEB
7 13 (2.33%) OCPJP
8 10 (1.79%) CISM
8 10 (1.79%) CISSP
9 8 (1.43%) A+ Certification
9 8 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (1.25%) SC Cleared
11 6 (1.07%) CNA
11 6 (1.07%) GCIA
11 6 (1.07%) GIAC
11 6 (1.07%) MCSA
11 6 (1.07%) Novell Certification
11 6 (1.07%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.65%) QA
2 25 (4.47%) SLA
3 5 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.72%) ISAE 3402
4 4 (0.72%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.72%) ISO27005
4 4 (0.72%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.18%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 69 (12.34%) Oracle RAC
2 51 (9.12%) Active Directory
3 35 (6.26%) Firmware
4 30 (5.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (4.83%) Samba
6 25 (4.47%) vSphere
7 22 (3.94%) VMware ESX
8 16 (2.86%) NFS
9 13 (2.33%) Hyper-V
10 12 (2.15%) Docker
11 11 (1.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 10 (1.79%) iptables
13 7 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 5 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (0.89%) XenApp
15 4 (0.72%) Terminal Server
16 3 (0.54%) GlusterFS
16 3 (0.54%) Postfix
16 3 (0.54%) qmail
16 3 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 94 (16.82%) Puppet
2 66 (11.81%) OpenAM
3 39 (6.98%) NetBackup
4 34 (6.08%) Oracle ZFS
5 10 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
6 8 (1.43%) SCCM
7 7 (1.25%) Simpana
7 7 (1.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 6 (1.07%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 6 (1.07%) Red Hat Satellite
8 6 (1.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (1.07%) Unicenter
9 5 (0.89%) BMC PATROL
9 5 (0.89%) Control-M
9 5 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
9 5 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.89%) SCOM
10 4 (0.72%) Data Guard
10 4 (0.72%) ITRS Geneos
10 4 (0.72%) vMotion
Vendors
1 269 (48.12%) Oracle
2 145 (25.94%) Red Hat
3 99 (17.71%) HP
4 84 (15.03%) VMware
5 81 (14.49%) Cisco
6 71 (12.70%) Microsoft
7 53 (9.48%) IBM
8 31 (5.55%) Sybase
9 25 (4.47%) CheckPoint
9 25 (4.47%) EMC
10 23 (4.11%) Veritas
11 21 (3.76%) Intel
11 21 (3.76%) NetApp
12 20 (3.58%) Infor
12 20 (3.58%) ProCurve
13 19 (3.40%) SAP
14 16 (2.86%) Dell
14 16 (2.86%) Google
14 16 (2.86%) Remedy
14 16 (2.86%) Sage
North London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Wipro
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Charles Taylor plc
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + pension scheme + private healthcar
Posted: 2 days ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £32k - 47k per year + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Woking
Montash Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Woking
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bournemouth
JP Morgan
Salary: £0 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Tech-Collective Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £105000 per annum + plus large bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000 per annum + extensive benefits and comission
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 19 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 19 days ago