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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 81 96 111
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +15
Permanent jobs citing Sun 19 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.67% 0.48% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 3.26% 1.12% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 1
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £41,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+21.95% -6.81%
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
582 538 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 51.10% 42.60% 45.56%
Number of salaries quoted 302 346 321
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £54,738 £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 30 August 2016.

Sun Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 22 (70.97%) Oracle
2 20 (64.52%) IBM
3 19 (61.29%) Solaris
4 17 (54.84%) Linux
4 17 (54.84%) AIX
5 16 (51.61%) Perl
5 16 (51.61%) HP
6 15 (48.39%) SAN
7 13 (41.94%) Unix
8 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
8 10 (32.26%) DNS
8 10 (32.26%) Firewall
8 10 (32.26%) Korn
9 9 (29.03%) SSH
9 9 (29.03%) Sendmail
9 9 (29.03%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (29.03%) Finance
9 9 (29.03%) SQL
9 9 (29.03%) HTTP
9 9 (29.03%) SSL
9 9 (29.03%) Internet
9 9 (29.03%) Java
10 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
11 7 (22.58%) NetBackup
11 7 (22.58%) Banking
11 7 (22.58%) Veritas
11 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
11 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (19.35%) Problem 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 15 (48.39%) SAN
2 10 (32.26%) DNS
2 10 (32.26%) Firewall
2 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
3 9 (29.03%) HTTP
3 9 (29.03%) Internet
3 9 (29.03%) SSH
3 9 (29.03%) SSL
4 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
2 3 (9.68%) FitNesse
2 3 (9.68%) ProC
2 3 (9.68%) Selenium
2 3 (9.68%) TestNG
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
3 6 (19.35%) Retail
4 5 (16.13%) Retail Banking
5 3 (9.68%) Back Office
5 3 (9.68%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Systems Engineer
1 10 (32.26%) Unix Engineer
1 10 (32.26%) Unix Systems Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Head of Delivery
4 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Lead Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Solaris Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Engineering Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Operations Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Unix Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Middleware Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
1 3 (9.68%) Spring
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) CESG
2 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
2 3 (9.68%) Equities
2 3 (9.68%) User Experience
2 3 (9.68%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.45%) IVR
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) SCADA
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) DataPower
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Solaris
2 17 (54.84%) AIX
2 17 (54.84%) Linux
3 13 (41.94%) Unix
4 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (19.35%) HPUX
6 4 (12.90%) OpenVMS
7 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (29.03%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
3 6 (19.35%) Data Migration
3 6 (19.35%) Migration
3 6 (19.35%) People Management
3 6 (19.35%) Problem Management
4 5 (16.13%) Analytics
4 5 (16.13%) Business Transformation
4 5 (16.13%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
5 3 (9.68%) Automation Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Release Management
5 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Optimisation
5 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
5 3 (9.68%) Web Application Development
6 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Perl
2 10 (32.26%) Korn
3 9 (29.03%) Java
3 9 (29.03%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
5 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
5 3 (9.68%) Python
6 2 (6.45%) C
7 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Sun Certification
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Sendmail
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (12.90%) Veritas File System
3 4 (12.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) NetBackup
2 6 (19.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (3.23%) Nagios
4 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Oracle
2 20 (64.52%) IBM
3 16 (51.61%) HP
4 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
5 7 (22.58%) Veritas
6 6 (19.35%) VMware
7 1 (3.23%) Remedy
7 1 (3.23%) Twitter