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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 99 104 92
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Sun 5 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.40% 0.23% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 0.52% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £65,000 £48,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.37% -
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
558 580 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.29% 43.71% 49.14%
Number of salaries quoted 373 335 403
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 June 2015, 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 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) JBoss
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (66.67%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) iPad
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) logstash

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 4 (66.67%) JBoss
1 4 (66.67%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (66.67%) InterSystems Cache
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (66.67%) SOA
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Identity Management
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Statspack
1 4 (66.67%) logstash
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft