The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Glasgow region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 109 93 73
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -20
Permanent jobs citing Sun 2 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.15% 0.32% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.64% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Average salary £47,500 £51,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +86.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
Vendors Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
618 623 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.22% 50.08% 54.31%
Number of salaries quoted 335 428 274
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
Scotland

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 11 July 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 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Korn
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Bourne shell
2 2 (66.67%) sed
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) ForgeRock
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) OpenSSO
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) X.509
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Senior UNIX Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) JAAS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Korn
1 2 (66.67%) Bourne shell
1 2 (66.67%) sed
2 1 (33.33%) AWK
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) OpenSSO
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) ForgeRock
2 1 (33.33%) Hitachi