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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 631 620 570
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -50
Permanent jobs citing Sun 284 331 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.33% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 0.71% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 223 250 359
Median salary £51,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,600 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
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
40890 46548 51858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.46% 46.81% 46.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33740 37963 42431
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,000
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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -43 120 £55,000 - 22
South East +48 101 £50,000 -4.76% 11
East of England +13 24 £65,000 +44.44% 2
West Midlands +6 21 £40,000 +23.07%
South West +10 10 £25,000 -37.50%
East Midlands +2 8 £31,500 -33.68% 1
Yorkshire +10 5 £55,000 +14.58% 2
North East -4 2 £45,000 - 2
Sun
UK

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 293 (53.56%) Linux
2 266 (48.63%) Oracle
3 227 (41.50%) Unix
4 187 (34.19%) Windows
5 171 (31.26%) SQL Server
6 160 (29.25%) SQL
7 156 (28.52%) Apache
8 149 (27.24%) Web Services
9 144 (26.33%) Solaris
10 136 (24.86%) Tomcat
10 136 (24.86%) Red Hat
11 135 (24.68%) Java
12 122 (22.30%) Finance
13 119 (21.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 117 (21.39%) Perl
15 115 (21.02%) SAN
15 115 (21.02%) Degree
16 106 (19.38%) MySQL
17 105 (19.20%) WebSphere
18 103 (18.83%) Firewall
19 102 (18.65%) ITIL
19 102 (18.65%) TCP/IP
20 100 (18.28%) Relational Database
21 96 (17.55%) WebLogic
22 95 (17.37%) IBM
23 92 (16.82%) NAS
24 91 (16.64%) JBoss
25 90 (16.45%) LDAP
26 84 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
26 84 (15.36%) SaaS

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
1 156 (28.52%) Apache
2 136 (24.86%) Tomcat
3 105 (19.20%) WebSphere
4 96 (17.55%) WebLogic
5 91 (16.64%) JBoss
6 69 (12.61%) BizTalk Server
7 68 (12.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 26 (4.75%) IIS
8 26 (4.75%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (2.74%) GlassFish
9 15 (2.74%) SharePoint
10 14 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
11 10 (1.83%) Apache Pig
12 9 (1.65%) MS Exchange
13 8 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (1.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 5 (0.91%) CMS
16 4 (0.73%) MQSeries
16 4 (0.73%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 39 (7.13%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.66%) MS Office
3 3 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.37%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 13 (2.38%) Oracle 11i
2 12 (2.19%) Misys Opics
3 11 (2.01%) Infor SunSystems
4 9 (1.65%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.55%) SAP GRC
6 3 (0.55%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.37%) Algo Collateral
7 2 (0.37%) EQXanite
7 2 (0.37%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.37%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.18%) Exchequer
8 1 (0.18%) OpenText MBPM
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 84 (15.36%) SaaS
2 82 (14.99%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.46%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.37%) Datadog
5 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.37%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.18%) IaaS
6 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (21.02%) SAN
2 103 (18.83%) Firewall
3 102 (18.65%) TCP/IP
4 92 (16.82%) NAS
5 90 (16.45%) LDAP
6 78 (14.26%) HTTP
7 45 (8.23%) DNS
7 45 (8.23%) Internet
8 19 (3.47%) SNMP
9 18 (3.29%) DHCP
9 18 (3.29%) LAN
10 15 (2.74%) Fibre Channel
10 15 (2.74%) WAN
11 14 (2.56%) SSH
12 11 (2.01%) Network Security
13 10 (1.83%) Multicast
13 10 (1.83%) SSL
14 6 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
15 5 (0.91%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 5 (0.91%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (31.26%) SQL Server
2 106 (19.38%) MySQL
3 100 (18.28%) Relational Database
4 77 (14.08%) RDBMS
5 36 (6.58%) Oracle Database
6 30 (5.48%) DB2
7 24 (4.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 20 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
11 13 (2.38%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 13 (2.38%) Oracle9i Database
12 12 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (2.01%) Big Data
13 11 (2.01%) MongoDB
13 11 (2.01%) NoSQL
14 10 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 10 (1.83%) Apache Hive
14 10 (1.83%) Hadoop
14 10 (1.83%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 18 (3.29%) Subversion
2 13 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.01%) JIRA
4 9 (1.65%) Eclipse
4 9 (1.65%) JUnit
5 7 (1.28%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (0.91%) Mockito
6 5 (0.91%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.73%) Ant
7 4 (0.73%) Hudson
7 4 (0.73%) Log4j
7 4 (0.73%) Maven
7 4 (0.73%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.18%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.18%) JMeter
8 1 (0.18%) Lombardi
8 1 (0.18%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.18%) Redmine
General
1 122 (22.30%) Finance
2 43 (7.86%) Banking
3 34 (6.22%) Telecoms
4 25 (4.57%) Back Office
5 22 (4.02%) Front Office
6 16 (2.93%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.19%) Marketing
8 11 (2.01%) Law
9 10 (1.83%) Publishing
10 9 (1.65%) Legal
11 5 (0.91%) Retail
12 4 (0.73%) German Language
13 3 (0.55%) Billing
13 3 (0.55%) Electronics
13 3 (0.55%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.37%) Advertising
14 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.37%) Games
14 2 (0.37%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 117 (21.39%) Applications Support
2 102 (18.65%) Analyst
3 86 (15.72%) Support Analyst
4 84 (15.36%) Developer
5 74 (13.53%) Linux Support
6 63 (11.52%) Applications Support Analyst
7 61 (11.15%) Java Developer
8 55 (10.05%) Web Applications Support
9 50 (9.14%) Support Engineer
10 44 (8.04%) Linux Engineer
11 41 (7.50%) Consultant
12 36 (6.58%) Architect
12 36 (6.58%) Web Analyst
12 36 (6.58%) Web Applications Analyst
12 36 (6.58%) Web Support Analyst
13 33 (6.03%) J2EE Developer
13 33 (6.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 33 (6.03%) SaaS Analyst
14 31 (5.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 30 (5.48%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (27.24%) Web Services
2 83 (15.17%) LAMP
3 82 (14.99%) J2EE
4 67 (12.25%) .NET
5 42 (7.68%) Middleware
6 39 (7.13%) SOAP
7 38 (6.95%) Spring
8 37 (6.76%) XML
9 35 (6.40%) jQuery
10 33 (6.03%) J2SE
11 29 (5.30%) EJB
12 27 (4.94%) JSP
13 26 (4.75%) Hibernate
14 25 (4.57%) REST
15 21 (3.84%) Java EE
16 20 (3.66%) Dojo
17 19 (3.47%) HTML
17 19 (3.47%) Servlets
18 18 (3.29%) JDBC
19 15 (2.74%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 77 (14.08%) Computer Science
2 47 (8.59%) Clustering
3 29 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (4.94%) Data Centre
5 20 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 20 (3.66%) PKI
6 17 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (2.93%) Hedge funds
8 15 (2.74%) Equities
8 15 (2.74%) N-Tier
9 13 (2.38%) DataPower
10 11 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (1.83%) CMDB
11 10 (1.83%) SCADA
12 9 (1.65%) Replication
13 8 (1.46%) Derivative
13 8 (1.46%) Driving Licence
13 8 (1.46%) Fintech
13 8 (1.46%) iSeries
14 6 (1.10%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 293 (53.56%) Linux
2 227 (41.50%) Unix
3 187 (34.19%) Windows
4 144 (26.33%) Solaris
5 119 (21.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 53 (9.69%) Windows Server
7 35 (6.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (6.22%) AIX
9 20 (3.66%) Oracle Linux
10 18 (3.29%) SUSE
11 17 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (2.74%) CentOS
13 14 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (1.83%) Debian
14 10 (1.83%) HPUX
14 10 (1.83%) Windows 7
15 7 (1.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 5 (0.91%) Android
17 4 (0.73%) Apple iOS
18 3 (0.55%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (18.65%) ITIL
2 84 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (12.80%) Software Engineering
4 69 (12.61%) Web Operations
5 53 (9.69%) Multithreading
6 47 (8.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 46 (8.41%) Mentoring
8 41 (7.50%) Problem Management
9 39 (7.13%) Root Cause Analysis
10 37 (6.76%) UML
11 36 (6.58%) E-Commerce
12 35 (6.40%) Project Management
13 34 (6.22%) Service Delivery
14 33 (6.03%) ITIL V3
14 33 (6.03%) Line Management
15 32 (5.85%) SOA
16 30 (5.48%) Performance Analysis
17 28 (5.12%) Load Balancing
17 28 (5.12%) Release Management
18 27 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 160 (29.25%) SQL
2 135 (24.68%) Java
3 117 (21.39%) Perl
4 71 (12.98%) PowerShell
5 62 (11.33%) JavaScript
6 42 (7.68%) Shell Script
7 36 (6.58%) Bash Shell
8 32 (5.85%) Python
9 20 (3.66%) VBA
10 13 (2.38%) XPath
11 10 (1.83%) Bourne shell
11 10 (1.83%) C-shell
11 10 (1.83%) Groovy
11 10 (1.83%) Korn
12 9 (1.65%) C++
12 9 (1.65%) T-SQL
13 8 (1.46%) Ruby
13 8 (1.46%) VB
14 7 (1.28%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.91%) C
Qualifications
1 115 (21.02%) Degree
2 49 (8.96%) Sun Certification
3 32 (5.85%) Security Cleared
4 25 (4.57%) Oracle Certification
5 21 (3.84%) ITIL Certification
5 21 (3.84%) SC Cleared
6 20 (3.66%) OCPJP
7 15 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (2.38%) Brainbench
9 13 (2.38%) RHCE
10 12 (2.19%) LPIC
11 10 (1.83%) ISEB
11 10 (1.83%) MCSE
12 8 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
12 8 (1.46%) RHCSA
13 7 (1.28%) CCNA
14 5 (0.91%) MCITP
14 5 (0.91%) MOS
14 5 (0.91%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.12%) SLA
2 11 (2.01%) QA
3 7 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.73%) ISAE 3402
5 4 (0.73%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.73%) ISO27005
5 4 (0.73%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.18%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.18%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 79 (14.44%) Oracle RAC
2 49 (8.96%) Active Directory
3 39 (7.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (4.94%) Firmware
5 20 (3.66%) vSphere
6 19 (3.47%) NFS
7 17 (3.11%) Hyper-V
7 17 (3.11%) VMware ESX
8 15 (2.74%) XenApp
9 13 (2.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 9 (1.65%) Samba
11 8 (1.46%) Squid
11 8 (1.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (1.10%) Xen
13 5 (0.91%) KVM
13 5 (0.91%) pfSense
14 4 (0.73%) iptables
14 4 (0.73%) Postfix
14 4 (0.73%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.73%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 82 (14.99%) Puppet
2 66 (12.07%) OpenAM
3 32 (5.85%) Oracle ZFS
4 23 (4.20%) NetBackup
5 19 (3.47%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (1.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 10 (1.83%) Unicenter
7 9 (1.65%) SCCM
8 8 (1.46%) McAfee ePO
8 8 (1.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 8 (1.46%) Red Hat Satellite
9 7 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (1.28%) Simpana
10 6 (1.10%) Nagios
10 6 (1.10%) Tivoli
11 5 (0.91%) BMC PATROL
11 5 (0.91%) Cacti
11 5 (0.91%) ITRS Geneos
11 5 (0.91%) RANCID
11 5 (0.91%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 266 (48.63%) Oracle
2 136 (24.86%) Red Hat
3 95 (17.37%) IBM
4 82 (14.99%) HP
5 80 (14.63%) VMware
6 70 (12.80%) Cisco
7 64 (11.70%) Microsoft
8 36 (6.58%) Sybase
9 35 (6.40%) Veritas
10 31 (5.67%) EMC
11 29 (5.30%) NetApp
12 24 (4.39%) Dell
13 23 (4.20%) Citrix
14 15 (2.74%) SAP
15 13 (2.38%) Infor
15 13 (2.38%) Intel Security
15 13 (2.38%) SolarWinds
15 13 (2.38%) Trayport
16 12 (2.19%) Misys
17 11 (2.01%) F5
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Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
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Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
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Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus
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CoreCom Consulting
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Reading
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City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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South East London
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London
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Central London / West End
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Training
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Salary: £70000 - £73000 per annum + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
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City Of London
HFG
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
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London
Marks Sattin
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum + 25 Days Holidays + Discount
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Fareham
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £24k - 25.5k per year
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360 Resourcing Solutions .
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