The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Leeds 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 178 155 123
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -32
Permanent jobs citing Sun 3 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.079% 0.11% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.22% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 20
Average salary £44,500 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.26% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £30,700 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £32,930 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1630 1342 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 42.96% 48.20% 49.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1071 997
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
West Yorkshire

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Sun
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Sun Salary Trend in Leeds

Sun
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Sun Salary Histogram in Leeds

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Solaris
3 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
3 3 (42.86%) Clustering
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) AIX
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Infor
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (14.29%) SCSA
5 1 (14.29%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
5 1 (14.29%) Derivative

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (14.29%) Agresso
1 1 (14.29%) Lawson
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Support
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
2 1 (14.29%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SCSA
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) RHCE
1 1 (14.29%) Sun Certification
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Netcool
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) HP
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Veritas
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) Infor
4 1 (14.29%) Pegasus
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) BMC
4 1 (14.29%) Epicor
4 1 (14.29%) CODA
4 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
4 1 (14.29%) Sage
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper