The table below looks at the statistics for Sun Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Certification
Rank 135 136 151
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 7 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.33% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.13% 0.97% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 5
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.29%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Sun Certification
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
618 725 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.40% 31.97% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 470 535 611
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun Certification across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Sun Certification
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sun Certification across the Hertfordshire region.

Sun Certification Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Sun Certification
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +3 6 £45,000 -
St Albans - 1 £45,000 -
Sun Certification
East of England

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Sun Certification 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 Certification.

1 18 (100.00%) UNIX
1 18 (100.00%) HPUX
1 18 (100.00%) Solaris
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (94.44%) OO
2 17 (94.44%) XSLT
2 17 (94.44%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 17 (94.44%) Servlets
2 17 (94.44%) SOAP
2 17 (94.44%) Struts
2 17 (94.44%) Web Services
2 17 (94.44%) XML
2 17 (94.44%) Hibernate
2 17 (94.44%) Subversion
2 17 (94.44%) Spring
2 17 (94.44%) Maven
2 17 (94.44%) XPath
2 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 17 (94.44%) jQuery
3 12 (66.67%) Banking
4 11 (61.11%) VMware
4 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (55.56%) Multithreading
5 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
5 10 (55.56%) Spring MVC
5 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
5 10 (55.56%) RESTful
5 10 (55.56%) SoapUI

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Sun Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (55.56%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 7 (38.89%) Adobe CQ
2 7 (38.89%) Tomcat
2 7 (38.89%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) IPv4
2 7 (38.89%) HTTP
2 7 (38.89%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL
2 7 (38.89%) RDBMS
2 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) Subversion
1 17 (94.44%) Maven
2 10 (55.56%) SoapUI
3 7 (38.89%) Ant
3 7 (38.89%) JUnit
3 7 (38.89%) Eclipse
3 7 (38.89%) Log4j
General
1 12 (66.67%) Banking
2 10 (55.56%) Financial Institution
2 10 (55.56%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) Retail
4 6 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 4 (22.22%) Games
6 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
1 17 (94.44%) Java Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Senior Java Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Senior Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (22.22%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Senior UNIX Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Senior UNIX Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Senior UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) Servlets
1 17 (94.44%) SOAP
1 17 (94.44%) Struts
1 17 (94.44%) Web Services
1 17 (94.44%) XML
1 17 (94.44%) XSLT
1 17 (94.44%) Hibernate
1 17 (94.44%) Spring
1 17 (94.44%) jQuery
2 10 (55.56%) RESTful
2 10 (55.56%) Spring MVC
2 10 (55.56%) JAXB
2 10 (55.56%) SAX
2 10 (55.56%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (55.56%) Java EE
2 10 (55.56%) JSF
2 10 (55.56%) JDBC
2 10 (55.56%) JSP
2 10 (55.56%) XSD
2 10 (55.56%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Client/Server
1 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 7 (38.89%) Web 2.0
3 2 (11.11%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) HPUX
1 18 (100.00%) Solaris
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) UNIX
2 10 (55.56%) AIX
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) OO
2 10 (55.56%) MVC
2 10 (55.56%) Multithreading
2 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 7 (38.89%) Content Management
3 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
4 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) Java
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
1 17 (94.44%) XPath
2 10 (55.56%) C
2 10 (55.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) RHCE
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (55.56%) VirtualBox
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle
3 7 (38.89%) IBM
3 7 (38.89%) Sun
3 7 (38.89%) Interwoven
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix