The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 87 99 104
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Sun 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.10% 0.091% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.19% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.70%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +16.25%
Sun
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
495 527 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.35% 47.82% 52.47%
Number of salaries quoted 427 483 543
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,700 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,980 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +4.95%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Sun
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Sun Salary Trend in Kent

Sun
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Dartford - 1 £42,500 -
Sun
South East

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for Sun.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) SOA
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
3 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 5 (71.43%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (71.43%) Hyperion
3 5 (71.43%) Middleware
3 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Discoverer
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
4 1 (14.29%) JAXB
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) Tomcat

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Discoverer
2 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) BODI
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) DBA
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Applications DBA
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Installations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Presales Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) EJB
2 1 (14.29%) JAXB
2 1 (14.29%) JAX-WS
2 1 (14.29%) JMX
2 1 (14.29%) JSF
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
2 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) B2B
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Document Management
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (14.29%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Hyperion
3 1 (14.29%) Brocade
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Informatica
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) VMware