The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 103 98 108
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Sun 12 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.94% 0.34% 0.076%
As % of the Vendors category 1.90% 0.76% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Median salary £44,500 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.53% +30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.82%
Sun
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
633 523 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 49.69% 44.06% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 344 339 345
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Sun
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Sun Salary Trend in Glasgow

Sun
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Sun Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Sun.

1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle
4 8 (44.44%) Unix
4 8 (44.44%) HP
5 7 (38.89%) Solaris
5 7 (38.89%) IBM
5 7 (38.89%) Java
6 6 (33.33%) AIX
6 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
7 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
7 5 (27.78%) Spring
7 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
7 5 (27.78%) FitNesse
7 5 (27.78%) Release Management
7 5 (27.78%) Web Application Development
7 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
7 5 (27.78%) User Experience
7 5 (27.78%) Algorithms
7 5 (27.78%) Equities
7 5 (27.78%) Back Office
7 5 (27.78%) VMware
7 5 (27.78%) Sun Certification
7 5 (27.78%) Project Management

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
1 5 (27.78%) FitNesse
2 4 (22.22%) Selenium
2 4 (22.22%) TestNG
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Back Office
3 4 (22.22%) Financial Institution
4 3 (16.67%) Banking
5 2 (11.11%) Retail
5 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
6 1 (5.56%) General Ledger
6 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
1 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Lead Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Lead Java Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Unix Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Middleware Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Spring
2 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Algorithms
1 5 (27.78%) Equities
1 5 (27.78%) User Experience
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) Credit Derivative
3 3 (16.67%) Derivative
3 3 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (11.11%) CESG
4 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.56%) DataPower
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (5.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Unix
3 7 (38.89%) Solaris
4 6 (33.33%) AIX
4 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (22.22%) Windows
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 2 (11.11%) HPUX
7 2 (11.11%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Release Management
2 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
2 5 (27.78%) Web Application Development
3 4 (22.22%) Business Transformation
3 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Optimisation
4 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) People Management
5 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) Python
4 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 3 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 2 (11.11%) C
6 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Sun Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (11.11%) Veritas File System
2 2 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Control-M
1 3 (16.67%) ITRS Geneos
1 3 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (5.56%) Nagios
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (44.44%) HP
3 7 (38.89%) IBM
4 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 5 (27.78%) VMware
6 3 (16.67%) Informatica
6 3 (16.67%) Sybase
6 3 (16.67%) Veritas
7 1 (5.56%) Twitter
Glasgow
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