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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 107 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing Sun 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.29% 0.46% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 1.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
633 452 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.51% 41.62% 42.60%
Number of salaries quoted 358 300 329
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 9 February 2016, 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%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Sybase
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Control-M
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Informatica
3 3 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) Credit Derivative
3 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (60.00%) Derivative
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (60.00%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Solaris
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) AIX
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Credit Derivative
1 3 (60.00%) Derivative
1 3 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Control-M
1 3 (60.00%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Informatica
2 3 (60.00%) Sybase
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat