The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 464 400 351
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -49
Permanent jobs citing Sun 173 244 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.54% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 1.15% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 132 201 243
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Sun
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21010 21294 22280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.78% 47.20% 46.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17771 17403 18827
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in London

Sun
Salary Trend in London

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

Sun Salary Trend in London

Sun
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Sun Salary Histogram in London

Sun
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
City of London +6 41 £55,000 +2.32% 4
Croydon -4 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Bromley - 1 £42,500 -
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 192 (49.87%) Finance
2 172 (44.68%) Linux
3 156 (40.52%) UNIX
4 137 (35.58%) Oracle
5 134 (34.81%) Java
6 126 (32.73%) Windows
7 122 (31.69%) SQL
8 114 (29.61%) Solaris
9 89 (23.12%) Perl
10 87 (22.60%) Microsoft
11 82 (21.30%) Banking
12 80 (20.78%) IBM
12 80 (20.78%) Apache
13 75 (19.48%) Tomcat
14 72 (18.70%) SQL Server
15 69 (17.92%) HP
16 66 (17.14%) TCP/IP
16 66 (17.14%) VMware
16 66 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 64 (16.62%) Degree
18 59 (15.32%) DNS
18 59 (15.32%) Red Hat
19 56 (14.55%) Cisco
20 54 (14.03%) MS Excel
21 53 (13.77%) Project Management
22 52 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
22 52 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
23 48 (12.47%) Veritas
23 48 (12.47%) Firewall
24 46 (11.95%) SAN

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 80 (20.78%) Apache
2 75 (19.48%) Tomcat
3 43 (11.17%) IIS
4 38 (9.87%) SharePoint
5 36 (9.35%) WebSphere
6 32 (8.31%) JBoss
7 28 (7.27%) WebLogic
7 28 (7.27%) GlassFish
8 26 (6.75%) WebSphere Application Server
9 16 (4.16%) WebLogic Portal
10 11 (2.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 5 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (1.04%) Magnolia
12 4 (1.04%) Mule
12 4 (1.04%) JCAPS
12 4 (1.04%) Liferay
12 4 (1.04%) CICS
13 3 (0.78%) TeamSite
13 3 (0.78%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (0.78%) GemFire
Applications
1 54 (14.03%) MS Excel
2 33 (8.57%) MS Office
3 7 (1.82%) SPSS
4 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) MS Project
5 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (3.12%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (2.86%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 11 (2.86%) IntelliMatch
4 8 (2.08%) SAP Business One
5 7 (1.82%) Cognos TM1
5 7 (1.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (1.04%) Magento
6 4 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (1.04%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (0.78%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.78%) Sage 50
7 3 (0.78%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.52%) Global One
8 2 (0.52%) HiPortfolio
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.52%) Kondor+
9 1 (0.26%) Cognos Controller
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.78%) Joyent
4 1 (0.26%) GitHub
4 1 (0.26%) IaaS
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.26%) SaaS
4 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (17.14%) TCP/IP
2 59 (15.32%) DNS
3 48 (12.47%) Firewall
4 46 (11.95%) SAN
5 45 (11.69%) LDAP
6 40 (10.39%) Internet
7 38 (9.87%) VPN
8 37 (9.61%) HTTP
9 23 (5.97%) Cisco ASA
10 18 (4.68%) DHCP
10 18 (4.68%) FTP
11 14 (3.64%) iSCSI
12 13 (3.38%) NAS
13 12 (3.12%) Fibre Channel
14 10 (2.60%) VLAN
15 9 (2.34%) Intranet
15 9 (2.34%) VoIP
16 8 (2.08%) WAN
16 8 (2.08%) ATM
17 7 (1.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (18.70%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.35%) Relational Database
3 29 (7.53%) Oracle Database
3 29 (7.53%) MySQL
4 28 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (6.23%) RDBMS
6 23 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (4.42%) DB2
9 16 (4.16%) Oracle Database 10g
10 13 (3.38%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (3.12%) OLAP
11 12 (3.12%) Oracle OLAP
12 9 (2.34%) Oracle9i Database
13 8 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 27 (7.01%) Eclipse
2 20 (5.19%) Hudson
3 19 (4.94%) Jenkins
4 17 (4.42%) Git (software)
5 13 (3.38%) Mercurial
6 12 (3.12%) Subversion
7 9 (2.34%) Ant
8 7 (1.82%) Toad
8 7 (1.82%) JIRA
9 6 (1.56%) Maven
9 6 (1.56%) JUnit
10 5 (1.30%) ClearCase
10 5 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.04%) Redmine
11 4 (1.04%) Log4j
12 3 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.78%) JMeter
12 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (0.52%) NetBeans
13 2 (0.52%) JBuilder
General
1 192 (49.87%) Finance
2 82 (21.30%) Banking
3 22 (5.71%) Investment Banking
4 16 (4.16%) Retail
4 16 (4.16%) Law
4 16 (4.16%) Front Office
5 9 (2.34%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.82%) Legal
7 5 (1.30%) Marketing
8 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.78%) Back Office
9 2 (0.52%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.52%) Advertising
9 2 (0.52%) Games
10 1 (0.26%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (18.70%) Analyst
2 43 (11.17%) Administrator
3 41 (10.65%) Applications Support
4 33 (8.57%) Support Analyst
5 30 (7.79%) DBA
5 30 (7.79%) Developer
5 30 (7.79%) UNIX Engineer
6 29 (7.53%) Consultant
7 26 (6.75%) Java Developer
8 24 (6.23%) Security Analyst
8 24 (6.23%) Applications Support Analyst
9 23 (5.97%) Team Leader
9 23 (5.97%) SQL DBA
9 23 (5.97%) Linux Engineer
10 22 (5.71%) IT Security Analyst
11 21 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
12 19 (4.94%) Systems Administrator
13 17 (4.42%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 15 (3.90%) Technical Consultant
14 15 (3.90%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (8.57%) XML
2 28 (7.27%) Middleware
3 24 (6.23%) Spring
3 24 (6.23%) Web Services
3 24 (6.23%) Java EE
4 23 (5.97%) .NET
5 22 (5.71%) JDBC
6 21 (5.45%) JSP
6 21 (5.45%) HTML
6 21 (5.45%) JMS
7 19 (4.94%) SOAP
8 18 (4.68%) J2EE
9 15 (3.90%) CSS
9 15 (3.90%) ActiveMQ
10 14 (3.64%) Hibernate
10 14 (3.64%) J2SE
11 11 (2.86%) EJB
12 10 (2.60%) Struts
13 9 (2.34%) Servlets
13 9 (2.34%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 52 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (8.83%) Management Information System
2 34 (8.83%) Clustering
3 30 (7.79%) Replication
4 26 (6.75%) PKI
5 23 (5.97%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.90%) Streaming Media
6 15 (3.90%) Hedge funds
7 14 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (3.64%) EFT
8 12 (3.12%) SWIFT
9 11 (2.86%) EPoS
10 10 (2.60%) LPAR
10 10 (2.60%) DLPAR
11 8 (2.08%) Mainframe
12 7 (1.82%) E-Learning
13 6 (1.56%) Data Structures
14 5 (1.30%) Algorithms
14 5 (1.30%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 172 (44.68%) Linux
2 156 (40.52%) UNIX
3 126 (32.73%) Windows
4 114 (29.61%) Solaris
5 66 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (7.79%) AIX
7 26 (6.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (3.38%) Ubuntu
10 11 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (1.82%) FreeBSD
12 5 (1.30%) Debian
13 3 (0.78%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.78%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.52%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.52%) HPUX
15 1 (0.26%) VMS
15 1 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (13.77%) Project Management
2 43 (11.17%) ITIL
3 42 (10.91%) Capacity Planning
4 40 (10.39%) Migration
5 39 (10.13%) Performance Tuning
6 33 (8.57%) Problem Management
7 28 (7.27%) Load Balancing
8 27 (7.01%) Root Cause Analysis
9 26 (6.75%) Mentoring
9 26 (6.75%) Incident Management
9 26 (6.75%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (6.23%) Identity Management
10 24 (6.23%) Change Control
10 24 (6.23%) Release Management
11 22 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
11 22 (5.71%) OO
11 22 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (5.45%) Information Security
12 21 (5.45%) Resource Management
12 21 (5.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 134 (34.81%) Java
2 122 (31.69%) SQL
3 89 (23.12%) Perl
4 28 (7.27%) Python
4 28 (7.27%) JavaScript
5 17 (4.42%) Shell Script
6 16 (4.16%) Objective-C
7 15 (3.90%) C#
8 14 (3.64%) C++
9 12 (3.12%) T-SQL
9 12 (3.12%) PHP
10 9 (2.34%) C
11 8 (2.08%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.08%) VBScript
11 8 (2.08%) XPath
11 8 (2.08%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.08%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.82%) VBA
13 5 (1.30%) VC++
14 4 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 64 (16.62%) Degree
2 34 (8.83%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (6.23%) CISSP
4 22 (5.71%) CCSP
5 17 (4.42%) Sun Certification
6 13 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (3.38%) MCITP
7 12 (3.12%) MCP
8 10 (2.60%) PMI Certification
9 9 (2.34%) Network+ Certification
10 8 (2.08%) A+ Certification
11 7 (1.82%) MCSD
11 7 (1.82%) MCDBA
12 6 (1.56%) MCSE
12 6 (1.56%) PMP
13 5 (1.30%) ISEB
13 5 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
13 5 (1.30%) NCDA
14 4 (1.04%) Brainbench
14 4 (1.04%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.75%) SLA
2 18 (4.68%) QA
3 7 (1.82%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.26%) HL7
5 1 (0.26%) DICOM
5 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 52 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (10.91%) NFS
3 23 (5.97%) Active Directory
3 23 (5.97%) Squid
3 23 (5.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 18 (4.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 11 (2.86%) Firmware
6 10 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (2.08%) vSphere
8 7 (1.82%) Veritas File System
9 6 (1.56%) VMware ESX
9 6 (1.56%) Hyper-V
10 5 (1.30%) KVM
11 2 (0.52%) FreeRADIUS
12 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.26%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 33 (8.57%) NetBackup
2 19 (4.94%) Oracle Identity Management
3 16 (4.16%) Puppet
4 13 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (2.08%) Legato
6 7 (1.82%) Control-M
7 6 (1.56%) Nagios
8 5 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (1.30%) FortiGate
9 4 (1.04%) Tivoli
9 4 (1.04%) OpenSSO
10 3 (0.78%) CA Wily
10 3 (0.78%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.78%) OpenView
10 3 (0.78%) BMC PATROL
11 2 (0.52%) ServiceCenter
11 2 (0.52%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.52%) CFEngine
11 2 (0.52%) OpenAM
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 137 (35.58%) Oracle
2 87 (22.60%) Microsoft
3 80 (20.78%) IBM
4 69 (17.92%) HP
5 66 (17.14%) VMware
6 59 (15.32%) Red Hat
7 56 (14.55%) Cisco
8 48 (12.47%) Veritas
9 37 (9.61%) Symantec
10 34 (8.83%) Sybase
11 23 (5.97%) SAP
11 23 (5.97%) Citrix
12 22 (5.71%) NetApp
13 20 (5.19%) Hitachi
14 19 (4.94%) TIBCO
14 19 (4.94%) Brocade
15 18 (4.68%) Dell
15 18 (4.68%) EMC
16 17 (4.42%) Cognos
17 15 (3.90%) Vignette
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
NewsInternationalsjpw4
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
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Posted: 17 days ago
London
Gamesys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Transport For London
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 10% bonus, Visa, pension + more
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Gamesys
Salary: Neg. + 15% Bonus & Bens
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Gamesys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Gamesys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago