The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 98 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Sun 5 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.36% 0.46% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 0.88% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Sun
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
708 565 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 51.23% 52.22% 47.07%
Number of salaries quoted 539 436 341
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £25,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Sun
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Sun Salary Trend in Essex

Sun
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
Brentwood - 5 £40,000 -
Sun
East of England

Sun
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (100.00%) Symantec
1 5 (100.00%) BCP
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) BCP
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (100.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Symantec