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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 618 582 568
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -14
Permanent jobs citing Sun 297 382 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.37% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 0.81% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 227 264 352
Median salary £55,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.27% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.93%
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
40212 47231 51230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.88% 46.18% 46.86%
Number of salaries quoted 33069 38723 41447
Median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 July 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 July 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 +29 136 £57,500 +9.52% 16
South East +4 92 £55,000 +34.14% 3
East of England +18 20 £75,000 +57.89% 5
North East - 17 £40,000 - 3
West Midlands +5 16 £40,500 -10.00%
Yorkshire +20 11 £42,500 -8.60%
East Midlands -2 5 £31,500 -33.68% 1
North West -12 5 £35,000 +7.69% 1
South West +1 2 £25,500 -7.27% 1
Sun
UK

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 317 (54.47%) Linux
2 296 (50.86%) Oracle
3 236 (40.55%) Unix
4 190 (32.65%) Apache
5 179 (30.76%) Windows
6 173 (29.73%) SQL Server
7 163 (28.01%) Red Hat
8 162 (27.84%) Solaris
9 157 (26.98%) SQL
10 155 (26.63%) Java
10 155 (26.63%) Web Services
11 154 (26.46%) Tomcat
12 142 (24.40%) Perl
13 141 (24.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 138 (23.71%) TCP/IP
15 132 (22.68%) Firewall
15 132 (22.68%) Finance
16 130 (22.34%) SAN
17 128 (21.99%) Degree
18 123 (21.13%) MySQL
19 121 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
20 115 (19.76%) Relational Database
21 114 (19.59%) WebLogic
22 110 (18.90%) WebSphere
23 104 (17.87%) NAS
24 102 (17.53%) LAMP
25 101 (17.35%) Puppet
26 100 (17.18%) LDAP
27 99 (17.01%) Amazon AWS
28 98 (16.84%) JBoss

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
1 190 (32.65%) Apache
2 154 (26.46%) Tomcat
3 114 (19.59%) WebLogic
4 110 (18.90%) WebSphere
5 98 (16.84%) JBoss
6 81 (13.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 80 (13.75%) BizTalk Server
8 26 (4.47%) IIS
9 17 (2.92%) WebSphere Application Server
10 16 (2.75%) GlassFish
11 9 (1.55%) SharePoint
12 7 (1.20%) CMS
13 5 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.86%) Oracle Application Server
14 4 (0.69%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.69%) Confluence
14 4 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (0.69%) MQSeries
14 4 (0.69%) MS Exchange
14 4 (0.69%) SAS
Applications
1 48 (8.25%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.75%) MS Office
3 4 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (2.23%) Misys Opics
2 12 (2.06%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (1.20%) Infor SunSystems
4 5 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.52%) SAP GRC
5 3 (0.52%) Temenos T24
6 2 (0.34%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.34%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (0.17%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 99 (17.01%) Amazon AWS
2 89 (15.29%) SaaS
3 8 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.52%) Office 365
5 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.17%) IaaS
6 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 138 (23.71%) TCP/IP
2 132 (22.68%) Firewall
3 130 (22.34%) SAN
4 104 (17.87%) NAS
5 100 (17.18%) LDAP
6 92 (15.81%) HTTP
7 61 (10.48%) Internet
8 31 (5.33%) DNS
9 16 (2.75%) LAN
9 16 (2.75%) Network Security
10 15 (2.58%) Fibre Channel
11 13 (2.23%) SNMP
11 13 (2.23%) SSH
11 13 (2.23%) WAN
12 12 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (2.06%) Multicast
13 10 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
14 9 (1.55%) SSL
15 8 (1.37%) Cisco PIX
16 6 (1.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 123 (21.13%) MySQL
3 115 (19.76%) Relational Database
4 95 (16.32%) RDBMS
5 39 (6.70%) DB2
6 27 (4.64%) Oracle Database
7 17 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (2.41%) NoSQL
9 14 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (2.06%) Oracle Database 10g
10 12 (2.06%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 12 (2.06%) Oracle9i Database
11 11 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (1.03%) Hazelcast
13 6 (1.03%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 24 (4.12%) JIRA
2 23 (3.95%) Git (software)
3 19 (3.26%) Subversion
4 17 (2.92%) Ant
4 17 (2.92%) Maven
5 10 (1.72%) Gradle
6 8 (1.37%) Eclipse
6 8 (1.37%) JUnit
6 8 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (1.20%) Jasmine
7 7 (1.20%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.03%) Grunt
9 5 (0.86%) Mockito
10 4 (0.69%) Hudson
10 4 (0.69%) Log4j
10 4 (0.69%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.52%) Selenium
11 3 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 132 (22.68%) Finance
2 43 (7.39%) Telecoms
3 40 (6.87%) Banking
4 26 (4.47%) Back Office
5 20 (3.44%) Front Office
6 19 (3.26%) Games
7 15 (2.58%) Law
8 13 (2.23%) Publishing
9 10 (1.72%) Legal
10 6 (1.03%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.03%) Retail
11 5 (0.86%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.86%) Marketing
12 4 (0.69%) Advertising
12 4 (0.69%) German Language
13 3 (0.52%) Wholesale Banking
14 2 (0.34%) Electronics
14 2 (0.34%) French Language
15 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 129 (22.16%) Applications Support
2 116 (19.93%) Analyst
3 98 (16.84%) Developer
4 91 (15.64%) Support Analyst
5 85 (14.60%) Linux Support
6 71 (12.20%) Applications Support Analyst
7 69 (11.86%) Support Engineer
8 68 (11.68%) Java Developer
9 61 (10.48%) Web Applications Support
10 60 (10.31%) Linux Engineer
11 46 (7.90%) Applications Engineer
11 46 (7.90%) Architect
12 41 (7.04%) Applications Support Engineer
13 39 (6.70%) Linux Support Engineer
14 36 (6.19%) Web Analyst
14 36 (6.19%) Web Applications Analyst
14 36 (6.19%) Web Support Analyst
15 34 (5.84%) SaaS Analyst
15 34 (5.84%) Web Engineer
16 33 (5.67%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (26.63%) Web Services
2 102 (17.53%) LAMP
3 88 (15.12%) J2EE
4 65 (11.17%) .NET
5 52 (8.93%) Middleware
5 52 (8.93%) Spring
6 49 (8.42%) XML
7 38 (6.53%) HTML
7 38 (6.53%) J2SE
7 38 (6.53%) SOAP
8 31 (5.33%) CSS
8 31 (5.33%) jQuery
9 28 (4.81%) EJB
10 27 (4.64%) JSP
11 25 (4.30%) RESTful
12 24 (4.12%) Hibernate
13 22 (3.78%) REST
14 18 (3.09%) Servlets
15 17 (2.92%) Dojo
15 17 (2.92%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 82 (14.09%) Computer Science
2 70 (12.03%) Clustering
3 38 (6.53%) Data Centre
4 28 (4.81%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (3.61%) Management Information System
7 20 (3.44%) PKI
8 18 (3.09%) Online Games
8 18 (3.09%) Wiki
9 16 (2.75%) Hedge funds
9 16 (2.75%) Replication
10 14 (2.41%) CMDB
10 14 (2.41%) N-Tier
11 11 (1.89%) Fintech
11 11 (1.89%) SCADA
11 11 (1.89%) Visualisation
12 10 (1.72%) Equities
12 10 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 10 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
12 10 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 317 (54.47%) Linux
2 236 (40.55%) Unix
3 179 (30.76%) Windows
4 162 (27.84%) Solaris
5 141 (24.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 40 (6.87%) AIX
7 35 (6.01%) Windows Server
8 29 (4.98%) Oracle Linux
9 26 (4.47%) SUSE
10 20 (3.44%) CentOS
10 20 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (2.92%) HPUX
11 17 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (1.55%) Debian
14 8 (1.37%) FreeBSD
14 8 (1.37%) Windows 7
15 7 (1.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 4 (0.69%) Android
17 3 (0.52%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (14.09%) Web Operations
3 75 (12.89%) ITIL
4 72 (12.37%) Software Engineering
5 62 (10.65%) Mentoring
6 55 (9.45%) Multithreading
7 47 (8.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 45 (7.73%) UML
9 37 (6.36%) Performance Analysis
10 36 (6.19%) Problem Management
10 36 (6.19%) Root Cause Analysis
11 34 (5.84%) Scrum
12 32 (5.50%) High Availability
12 32 (5.50%) Load Balancing
12 32 (5.50%) OO
12 32 (5.50%) OOP
12 32 (5.50%) Project Management
12 32 (5.50%) Service Delivery
13 29 (4.98%) Risk Management
14 27 (4.64%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 157 (26.98%) SQL
2 155 (26.63%) Java
3 142 (24.40%) Perl
4 93 (15.98%) PowerShell
5 77 (13.23%) JavaScript
6 46 (7.90%) Bash Shell
7 44 (7.56%) Shell Script
8 28 (4.81%) Python
9 22 (3.78%) C
10 20 (3.44%) VBA
11 17 (2.92%) Ruby
12 14 (2.41%) C#
13 13 (2.23%) XPath
14 10 (1.72%) Bourne shell
14 10 (1.72%) C-shell
15 9 (1.55%) T-SQL
16 8 (1.37%) Korn
16 8 (1.37%) VB
17 7 (1.20%) C++
18 5 (0.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 128 (21.99%) Degree
2 47 (8.08%) Sun Certification
3 33 (5.67%) Security Cleared
4 24 (4.12%) Oracle Certification
5 18 (3.09%) OCPJP
6 16 (2.75%) ISEB
7 15 (2.58%) RHCE
8 14 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (2.41%) Network+ Certification
9 12 (2.06%) Brainbench
10 10 (1.72%) CISM
10 10 (1.72%) CISSP
10 10 (1.72%) SC Cleared
11 8 (1.37%) A+ Certification
11 8 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (1.20%) LPIC
12 7 (1.20%) MCSE
12 7 (1.20%) RHCSA
13 6 (1.03%) GIAC
13 6 (1.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.12%) QA
1 24 (4.12%) SLA
2 7 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.69%) ISAE 3402
4 4 (0.69%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.69%) ISO27005
4 4 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.17%) SAS 70
5 1 (0.17%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 82 (14.09%) Oracle RAC
2 49 (8.42%) Active Directory
3 38 (6.53%) Firmware
4 32 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (3.09%) vSphere
6 17 (2.92%) VMware ESX
7 16 (2.75%) Samba
8 15 (2.58%) NFS
9 13 (2.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 12 (2.06%) Hyper-V
11 10 (1.72%) Docker
12 9 (1.55%) XenApp
13 8 (1.37%) Squid
14 5 (0.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 4 (0.69%) iptables
15 4 (0.69%) Veritas File System
15 4 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
16 3 (0.52%) GlusterFS
16 3 (0.52%) Postfix
16 3 (0.52%) qmail
Systems Management
1 101 (17.35%) Puppet
2 79 (13.57%) OpenAM
3 38 (6.53%) Oracle ZFS
4 22 (3.78%) NetBackup
5 14 (2.41%) Oracle RMAN
6 13 (2.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 13 (2.23%) Unicenter
7 8 (1.37%) Microsoft Clustering
7 8 (1.37%) Simpana
8 6 (1.03%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (0.86%) BMC PATROL
9 5 (0.86%) Control-M
9 5 (0.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 4 (0.69%) ITRS Geneos
10 4 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.69%) SCCM
11 3 (0.52%) OpenView
11 3 (0.52%) Red Hat Satellite
11 3 (0.52%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 296 (50.86%) Oracle
2 163 (28.01%) Red Hat
3 94 (16.15%) IBM
4 81 (13.92%) HP
5 76 (13.06%) Microsoft
6 74 (12.71%) VMware
7 67 (11.51%) Cisco
8 49 (8.42%) Sybase
9 37 (6.36%) EMC
10 33 (5.67%) Veritas
11 29 (4.98%) NetApp
12 27 (4.64%) Dell
13 14 (2.41%) Google
13 14 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
14 13 (2.23%) CA
14 13 (2.23%) Infor
14 13 (2.23%) Trayport
15 12 (2.06%) Citrix
15 12 (2.06%) F5
15 12 (2.06%) Misys
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 + Brilliant Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Adteq Limited
Salary: Bonus and Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £61,000 per annum includes Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £50 per annum + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Gamesys
Salary: Competitive + bonus & bens.
Posted: 18 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per year plus excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
CGI IT UK
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Gamesys
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 17 days ago
South West London
Gamesys
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Gamesys
Salary: Competitive + bonus & bens
Posted: 18 days ago
South West London
Gamesys
Posted: 22 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 24 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 25 days ago
Wilmslow
Venturi
Salary: £18000 per annum + extensive benefits and comission
Posted: 15 days ago