The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 70 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Sun 4 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.56% 0.85% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 1.69% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 3
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
Sun
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
291 413 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 40.59% 50.30% 42.32%
Number of salaries quoted 202 350 268
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Sun
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Sun Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Sun
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +24 3 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Loughborough -3 1 £40,000 +25.00%
Sun
East Midlands

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 11 (73.33%) FMCG
1 11 (73.33%) Git (software)
1 11 (73.33%) Mercurial
2 10 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 10 (66.67%) DevOps
2 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 9 (60.00%) Django
3 9 (60.00%) Marketing
3 9 (60.00%) Web Development
3 9 (60.00%) Python
4 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) OO
4 8 (53.33%) Ubuntu
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (13.33%) J2EE
7 2 (13.33%) Java
7 2 (13.33%) EJB
7 2 (13.33%) Apache
7 2 (13.33%) Sun Certification
7 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (13.33%) CentOS
7 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (13.33%) CFEngine
7 2 (13.33%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (13.33%) Rackspace
7 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Rackspace Cloud
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) MPLS
1 1 (6.67%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Git (software)
1 11 (73.33%) Mercurial
2 10 (66.67%) Bitbucket
3 2 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.67%) Redmine
4 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 9 (60.00%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Python Developer
3 8 (53.33%) Python/Django Developer
3 8 (53.33%) Django Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Sales Executive
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Sales Executive
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Django
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) J2EE
3 2 (13.33%) EJB
4 1 (6.67%) JAX-RS
4 1 (6.67%) RESTful
4 1 (6.67%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (6.67%) JPA
4 1 (6.67%) Java SE
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) Struts
4 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) FMCG
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Ubuntu
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (13.33%) CentOS
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) DevOps
1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 9 (60.00%) Web Development
3 8 (53.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Business Development
5 1 (6.67%) Telemarketing
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Python
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Sun Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) OCPJWCD
2 1 (6.67%) OCPJP
2 1 (6.67%) OCMJD
2 1 (6.67%) CCSP
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) CCIP
2 1 (6.67%) CCDA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Rackspace
2 1 (6.67%) Fujitsu
2 1 (6.67%) BT
2 1 (6.67%) Hitachi
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Dell
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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