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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 136 146 142
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Sun 5 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.23% 0.73% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 1.31% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Median salary £27,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-47.61% +5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.54% +8.82%
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
1147 1293 1201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.71% 55.40% 47.21%
Number of salaries quoted 916 1024 954
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +5.93%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -7 4 - -
Welwyn Garden City +13 1 £27,500 -47.61%
Sun
East of England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing Sun also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Sun.

1 7 (77.78%) Unix
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 5 (55.56%) JMS
2 5 (55.56%) Solaris
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) J2EE
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 5 (55.56%) Internet
2 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 5 (55.56%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) Spring Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Elastic Path
3 4 (44.44%) Mockito
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (44.44%) Spring
3 4 (44.44%) Blue Martini
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) JSON
3 4 (44.44%) JSTL
3 4 (44.44%) Jackrabbit
3 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 4 (44.44%) Sun Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Interwoven
3 4 (44.44%) XHTML
3 4 (44.44%) MQSeries

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 4 (44.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Apache
2 4 (44.44%) CMS
2 4 (44.44%) MQSeries
2 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (11.11%) JCAPS
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) NAS
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) DB2
1 4 (44.44%) Jackrabbit
1 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Ant
1 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) JUnit
1 4 (44.44%) Log4j
1 4 (44.44%) Mockito
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Rational Rose
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce Developer
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE Developer
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Java E-Commerce Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Java WebSphere Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Developer
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) J2EE
1 5 (55.56%) JMS
1 5 (55.56%) REST
1 5 (55.56%) SOAP
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
1 5 (55.56%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (44.44%) EJB
2 4 (44.44%) JDBC
2 4 (44.44%) JSON
2 4 (44.44%) JSP
2 4 (44.44%) JSTL
2 4 (44.44%) Servlets
2 4 (44.44%) Spring
2 4 (44.44%) Spring Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Struts
2 4 (44.44%) XHTML
2 4 (44.44%) XSD
2 4 (44.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) Unix
2 5 (55.56%) Solaris
3 4 (44.44%) HPUX
4 3 (33.33%) CentOS
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) RAD
3 2 (22.22%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) EAI
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Presales
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) ATG
1 4 (44.44%) Blue Martini
1 4 (44.44%) Elastic Path
1 4 (44.44%) IBM
1 4 (44.44%) Interwoven
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 1 (11.11%) webMethods