The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank - - 61
Permanent jobs citing Sun 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Sun
North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
219 258 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 43.89% 45.42% 46.95%
Number of salaries quoted 170 231 209
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Sun
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Sun Salary Trend in Lancashire

Sun
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft