The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank - - 58
Permanent jobs citing Sun 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - - 1.34%
As % of the Vendors category - - 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
Sun
Leicestershire

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

Vendors Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
191 160 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 45.37% 34.63% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 140 140 195
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Sun
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Sun Salary Trend in Leicester

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) EJB
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (75.00%) Sun Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Java SE
1 3 (75.00%) Java EE
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
1 3 (75.00%) Redmine
1 3 (75.00%) JAX-RS
1 3 (75.00%) JPA
1 3 (75.00%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (75.00%) Redmine
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Data Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) EJB
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) Java SE
1 3 (75.00%) Java EE
1 3 (75.00%) JPA
1 3 (75.00%) EJB 3.0
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
1 3 (75.00%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Dell Compellent