The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 113 125 93
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -32
Permanent jobs citing Sun 23 5 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.13% 0.26% 2.57%
As % of the Vendors category 2.11% 0.54% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 40
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £63,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -32.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,850 £42,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
Sun
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1092 934 1454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 53.66% 48.67% 52.64%
Number of salaries quoted 850 689 1164
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £67,290 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Sun Salary Histogram 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 30 January 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 +4 21 £55,000 -
Sun
East of England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 39 (84.78%) UNIX
2 34 (73.91%) Solaris
3 31 (67.39%) J2EE
4 30 (65.22%) IBM
5 28 (60.87%) SQL
6 27 (58.70%) Linux
7 26 (56.52%) Java
7 26 (56.52%) HTTP
7 26 (56.52%) E-Commerce
7 26 (56.52%) Finance
8 25 (54.35%) Retail
9 23 (50.00%) Oracle
9 23 (50.00%) Windows
10 16 (34.78%) DB2
11 15 (32.61%) JUnit
11 15 (32.61%) CSS
11 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
11 15 (32.61%) HTML
11 15 (32.61%) Struts
11 15 (32.61%) XML
11 15 (32.61%) JMS
11 15 (32.61%) Tomcat
11 15 (32.61%) Sun Certification
11 15 (32.61%) Subversion
11 15 (32.61%) Content Management
11 15 (32.61%) Manufacturing
11 15 (32.61%) Eclipse
12 14 (30.43%) SAN
12 14 (30.43%) Internet
13 13 (28.26%) ITIL

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 15 (32.61%) Tomcat
2 11 (23.91%) Apache Solr
3 10 (21.74%) MQSeries
3 10 (21.74%) Adobe CQ
4 9 (19.57%) WebSphere
5 8 (17.39%) WebLogic
6 7 (15.22%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (10.87%) IIS
7 5 (10.87%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (10.87%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
8 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (56.52%) HTTP
2 14 (30.43%) SAN
2 14 (30.43%) Internet
3 9 (19.57%) LDAP
4 7 (15.22%) NAS
5 3 (6.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) DB2
2 12 (26.09%) RDBMS
2 12 (26.09%) Relational Database
3 10 (21.74%) MySQL
4 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (6.52%) NonStop SQL
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) JUnit
1 15 (32.61%) Subversion
1 15 (32.61%) Eclipse
2 10 (21.74%) Maven
2 10 (21.74%) Log4j
2 10 (21.74%) Ant
3 5 (10.87%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 26 (56.52%) Finance
2 25 (54.35%) Retail
3 15 (32.61%) Manufacturing
4 5 (10.87%) Games
5 4 (8.70%) Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Java Developer
1 15 (32.61%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Support Manager
3 9 (19.57%) Consultant
3 9 (19.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Project Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (10.87%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Support Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Java Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Capacity Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Java Programmer
7 2 (4.35%) Performance Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Programmer
7 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (67.39%) J2EE
2 15 (32.61%) CSS
2 15 (32.61%) HTML
2 15 (32.61%) Struts
2 15 (32.61%) XML
2 15 (32.61%) JMS
3 10 (21.74%) JSON
3 10 (21.74%) Ajax
3 10 (21.74%) Spring
3 10 (21.74%) XMLBeans
3 10 (21.74%) Hibernate
3 10 (21.74%) XSLT
3 10 (21.74%) Web Services
3 10 (21.74%) Servlets
3 10 (21.74%) SOAP
3 10 (21.74%) jQuery
3 10 (21.74%) REST
4 8 (17.39%) JDBC
5 7 (15.22%) Middleware
6 5 (10.87%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Web 2.0
2 3 (6.52%) AS400
2 3 (6.52%) Tandem
2 3 (6.52%) PKI
3 2 (4.35%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 39 (84.78%) UNIX
2 34 (73.91%) Solaris
3 27 (58.70%) Linux
4 23 (50.00%) Windows
5 10 (21.74%) AIX
5 10 (21.74%) HPUX
6 1 (2.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) E-Commerce
2 15 (32.61%) Content Management
3 13 (28.26%) ITIL
4 11 (23.91%) Time Management
4 11 (23.91%) Problem Management
5 10 (21.74%) Change Management
5 10 (21.74%) OO
6 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2
6 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
6 7 (15.22%) Project Management
7 5 (10.87%) RAD
7 5 (10.87%) MVC
7 5 (10.87%) Web Development
7 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.70%) Analytics
8 4 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (6.52%) Migration
10 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 2 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (4.35%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) SQL
2 26 (56.52%) Java
3 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
4 13 (28.26%) PL/SQL
5 10 (21.74%) XPath
6 7 (15.22%) Perl
7 6 (13.04%) Shell Script
8 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.35%) VBA
10 1 (2.17%) AWK
10 1 (2.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Sun Certification
2 11 (23.91%) Degree
3 7 (15.22%) PMP
3 7 (15.22%) PMI Certification
4 3 (6.52%) CISSP
5 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) RACF
2 3 (6.52%) Samba
2 3 (6.52%) ACF2
3 2 (4.35%) Veritas File System
4 1 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 4 (8.70%) Novell Identity Manager
1 4 (8.70%) Tivoli
1 4 (8.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (6.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 30 (65.22%) IBM
2 23 (50.00%) Oracle
3 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
4 10 (21.74%) Interwoven
5 7 (15.22%) Cisco
5 7 (15.22%) Citrix
5 7 (15.22%) VMware
6 5 (10.87%) Veritas
7 4 (8.70%) CA
7 4 (8.70%) Novell
8 3 (6.52%) HP
8 3 (6.52%) NetIQ
8 3 (6.52%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (4.35%) BEA
10 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
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