The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Lancashire region.

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

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank - 61 -
Permanent jobs citing Sun 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.20% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £22,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
218 229 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 45.70% 46.54% 42.60%
Number of salaries quoted 180 210 186
Average salary £36,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
North West

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 20 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) TKPROF

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) TKPROF
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft