The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 164 176 159
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs citing Sun 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.028% 0.079% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.061% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £22,500 £44,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.43% +41.26%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Sun
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1635 1618 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 45.29% 42.73% 48.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1267 1309 1070
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,055 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.13% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (50.00%) Celerra
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (50.00%) Celerra
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (50.00%) LANDesk