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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 130 134 90
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -44
Permanent jobs citing Sun 17 7 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.86% 0.33% 2.70%
As % of the Vendors category 1.53% 0.65% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 38
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £64,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -22.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £56,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £68,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
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
1109 1069 1433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.93% 50.40% 55.35%
Number of salaries quoted 870 813 1151
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 6 March 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 6 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 +10 16 £48,750 - 1
Sun
East of England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 37 (75.51%) UNIX
2 33 (67.35%) J2EE
3 32 (65.31%) IBM
4 31 (63.27%) SQL
4 31 (63.27%) Linux
5 29 (59.18%) Solaris
5 29 (59.18%) Java
5 29 (59.18%) HTTP
6 26 (53.06%) E-Commerce
6 26 (53.06%) Windows
7 24 (48.98%) Finance
8 23 (46.94%) Retail
9 22 (44.90%) Oracle
10 19 (38.78%) DB2
11 18 (36.73%) Internet
12 16 (32.65%) PL/SQL
12 16 (32.65%) ITIL
13 15 (30.61%) Tomcat
13 15 (30.61%) SAN
14 14 (28.57%) SLA
14 14 (28.57%) Problem Management
14 14 (28.57%) Time Management
14 14 (28.57%) Apache Solr
15 12 (24.49%) Relational Database
15 12 (24.49%) RDBMS
16 11 (22.45%) Degree
17 10 (20.41%) JSON
17 10 (20.41%) Ajax
17 10 (20.41%) Web 2.0
17 10 (20.41%) Subversion

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (30.61%) Tomcat
2 14 (28.57%) Apache Solr
3 10 (20.41%) Adobe CQ
3 10 (20.41%) MQSeries
4 8 (16.33%) WebSphere
5 7 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (14.29%) WebLogic
6 6 (12.24%) Apache
7 5 (10.20%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (10.20%) JBoss
7 5 (10.20%) Drupal
8 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
8 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 29 (59.18%) HTTP
2 18 (36.73%) Internet
3 15 (30.61%) SAN
4 9 (18.37%) LDAP
5 8 (16.33%) NAS
6 5 (10.20%) HTTPS
7 3 (6.12%) DNS
8 1 (2.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.78%) DB2
2 12 (24.49%) RDBMS
2 12 (24.49%) Relational Database
3 10 (20.41%) MySQL
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (4.08%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Ant
1 10 (20.41%) JUnit
1 10 (20.41%) Eclipse
1 10 (20.41%) Log4j
1 10 (20.41%) Subversion
1 10 (20.41%) Maven
2 5 (10.20%) LoadRunner
2 5 (10.20%) JMeter
General
1 24 (48.98%) Finance
2 23 (46.94%) Retail
3 10 (20.41%) Manufacturing
4 5 (10.20%) Games
5 4 (8.16%) Banking
6 1 (2.04%) Marketing
6 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Support Manager
2 10 (20.41%) Java Developer
2 10 (20.41%) Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 6 (12.24%) Consultant
6 5 (10.20%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (6.12%) Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Performance Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Capacity Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Tester
9 2 (4.08%) Performance Tester
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Project Manager
10 1 (2.04%) Applications Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (67.35%) J2EE
2 10 (20.41%) CSS
2 10 (20.41%) HTML
2 10 (20.41%) Servlets
2 10 (20.41%) SOAP
2 10 (20.41%) Struts
2 10 (20.41%) Web Services
2 10 (20.41%) XML
2 10 (20.41%) XSLT
2 10 (20.41%) JMS
2 10 (20.41%) Hibernate
2 10 (20.41%) Spring
2 10 (20.41%) XMLBeans
2 10 (20.41%) Ajax
2 10 (20.41%) JSON
2 10 (20.41%) jQuery
2 10 (20.41%) REST
3 7 (14.29%) Middleware
4 3 (6.12%) SailPoint
5 2 (4.08%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Web 2.0
2 2 (4.08%) Online Gambling
2 2 (4.08%) AS400
2 2 (4.08%) Tandem
2 2 (4.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 37 (75.51%) UNIX
2 31 (63.27%) Linux
3 29 (59.18%) Solaris
4 26 (53.06%) Windows
5 10 (20.41%) HPUX
6 9 (18.37%) AIX
7 1 (2.04%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) E-Commerce
2 16 (32.65%) ITIL
3 14 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 14 (28.57%) Time Management
4 10 (20.41%) Content Management
4 10 (20.41%) Change Management
4 10 (20.41%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (20.41%) OO
5 7 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 7 (14.29%) Project Management
5 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (10.20%) Test Planning
7 5 (10.20%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Migration
8 3 (6.12%) Analytics
9 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (63.27%) SQL
2 29 (59.18%) Java
3 16 (32.65%) PL/SQL
4 10 (20.41%) XPath
4 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
5 7 (14.29%) Perl
5 7 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 6 (12.24%) AWK
7 5 (10.20%) PHP
8 2 (4.08%) VBA
9 1 (2.04%) Korn
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
2 10 (20.41%) Sun Certification
3 7 (14.29%) PMP
3 7 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.08%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.12%) Samba
1 3 (6.12%) Veritas File System
1 3 (6.12%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (4.08%) ACF2
2 2 (4.08%) RACF
3 1 (2.04%) Sendmail
3 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.04%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Tivoli
1 3 (6.12%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 3 (6.12%) Novell Identity Manager
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (4.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 32 (65.31%) IBM
2 22 (44.90%) Oracle
3 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.41%) Interwoven
4 7 (14.29%) Cisco
4 7 (14.29%) Citrix
4 7 (14.29%) VMware
5 6 (12.24%) Veritas
6 3 (6.12%) CA
6 3 (6.12%) Novell
7 2 (4.08%) BEA
7 2 (4.08%) HP
7 2 (4.08%) NetIQ
7 2 (4.08%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
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