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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 55 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sun 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.48% - 1.86%
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% - 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £40,500 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 - £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,100 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
197 201 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 46.79% 37.43% 60.11%
Number of salaries quoted 149 171 192
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Sun Salary Histogram in Leicester

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) JUnit
1 4 (50.00%) EJB
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) XML
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) Dell
1 4 (50.00%) Sun Certification
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Java SE
1 4 (50.00%) Java EE
1 4 (50.00%) JPA
1 4 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
1 4 (50.00%) Redmine
1 4 (50.00%) JAX-RS
2 3 (37.50%) Telemarketing
2 3 (37.50%) Business Development
2 3 (37.50%) Fujitsu
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Hitachi
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SAS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
1 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JUnit
1 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (50.00%) Redmine
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Sales Executive
2 3 (37.50%) IT Sales Executive
3 1 (12.50%) Data Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
1 4 (50.00%) EJB
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) XML
1 4 (50.00%) Java SE
1 4 (50.00%) Java EE
1 4 (50.00%) JPA
1 4 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
1 4 (50.00%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Telemarketing
2 3 (37.50%) Business Development
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) Dell
2 3 (37.50%) Hitachi
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Fujitsu
3 1 (12.50%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) VMware