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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 80 - 90
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sun 12 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.96% - 0.093%
As % of the Vendors category 2.36% - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £24,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.86% -1.11%
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
509 533 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 40.56% 49.12% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 380 428 461
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,778 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,300 £55,000 £64,383
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Sun Salary Histogram 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 4 September 2015. 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 - 8 £55,000 -
Sun
East of England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 17 (65.38%) ITIL
2 14 (53.85%) SAS
3 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (50.00%) MS Office
4 12 (46.15%) Finance
5 9 (34.62%) Service Management
5 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
5 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
5 9 (34.62%) Software Testing
5 9 (34.62%) QA
5 9 (34.62%) Problem Management
5 9 (34.62%) Release Management
5 9 (34.62%) IT Governance
5 9 (34.62%) Infor
5 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (34.62%) Change Control
6 8 (30.77%) Cognos Controller
6 8 (30.77%) Cognos
7 5 (19.23%) ACCA
7 5 (19.23%) CIMA
7 5 (19.23%) XML
7 5 (19.23%) Analytics
7 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) MCDST
8 4 (15.38%) SQL
8 4 (15.38%) Oracle
8 4 (15.38%) Solaris
8 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
8 4 (15.38%) Financial Institution
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (53.85%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Office
2 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 14 (53.85%) Applications Support
3 8 (30.77%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Applications Support Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Service Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) Service Management
2 9 (34.62%) Software Testing
2 9 (34.62%) IT Governance
2 9 (34.62%) Problem Management
2 9 (34.62%) Release Management
2 9 (34.62%) Change Control
3 5 (19.23%) Analytics
3 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Data Entry
4 3 (11.54%) Process Management
4 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ACCA
1 5 (19.23%) CIMA
2 4 (15.38%) MCDST
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) Infor
3 8 (30.77%) Cognos
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle
5 3 (11.54%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (11.54%) IBM
5 3 (11.54%) Citrix