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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 91 97 77
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Permanent jobs citing Sun 4 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.38% 0.27% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 0.63% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- -9.60%
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
476 474 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.99% 41.91% 51.09%
Number of salaries quoted 302 290 341
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (80.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) AIX
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Korn
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) PowerHA
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (40.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Agresso
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (20.00%) Movex
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (20.00%) Epicor Tropos
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) AIX
1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (80.00%) Korn
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
1 4 (80.00%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 4 (80.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Infor
4 1 (20.00%) Epicor
4 1 (20.00%) Baan
4 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (20.00%) Sage
4 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (20.00%) SAP