The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Hertfordshire 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 132 117 93
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -24
Permanent jobs citing Sun 12 34 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.48% 1.31% 2.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 2.46% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 17
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -12.35%
Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1203 1384 1296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 48.45% 53.17% 49.71%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1121 1038
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £64,000 £60,956
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
East of England

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Sun
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Sun Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Sun
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 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Watford -23 3 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 - -
Sun
East of England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) UNIX
3 9 (56.25%) Perl
3 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
4 8 (50.00%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) DB2
5 6 (37.50%) JUnit
5 6 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) J2EE
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) JDBC
5 6 (37.50%) JSP
5 6 (37.50%) Struts
5 6 (37.50%) XML
5 6 (37.50%) Solaris
5 6 (37.50%) RAD
5 6 (37.50%) XHTML
5 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 6 (37.50%) IBM
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
5 6 (37.50%) Sun Certification
5 6 (37.50%) MVC
5 6 (37.50%) VMware
5 6 (37.50%) Retail

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 5 (31.25%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) NAS
2 3 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) JUnit
1 6 (37.50%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
1 6 (37.50%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Retail
2 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
1 6 (37.50%) Consultant
1 6 (37.50%) Support Consultant
1 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
1 6 (37.50%) Java Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (31.25%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) IT Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) J2EE
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) JDBC
1 6 (37.50%) JSP
1 6 (37.50%) Struts
1 6 (37.50%) XML
1 6 (37.50%) XHTML
1 6 (37.50%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) UNIX
2 6 (37.50%) Solaris
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) RAD
1 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
1 6 (37.50%) MVC
1 6 (37.50%) Content Management
1 6 (37.50%) Web Development
1 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Perl
2 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
3 6 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) VB
4 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Sun Certification
2 5 (31.25%) PMP
2 5 (31.25%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (18.75%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 2 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) IBM
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) CommVault
4 3 (18.75%) NetApp
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) WatchGuard
5 2 (12.50%) EMC
5 2 (12.50%) Hitachi
5 2 (12.50%) BMC
5 2 (12.50%) BEA
Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Includes Excellent Bonus & Benefits
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