The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 176 180 178
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Sun 7 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.18% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.42% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 7
Average salary £60,000 £32,500 £33,373
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% -2.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £20,000 £32,620
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £32,500 £66,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
Sun
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1640 1674 1844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.40% 44.30% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1367 1398 1555
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Sun
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Sun Salary Trend in Manchester

Sun
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Sun Salary Histogram in Manchester

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) Citrix
2 10 (47.62%) Migration
3 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 8 (38.10%) Cisco
4 8 (38.10%) MS Office
4 8 (38.10%) Change Management
4 8 (38.10%) Incident Management
4 8 (38.10%) Problem Management
4 8 (38.10%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (28.57%) VMware
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (28.57%) ITIL
5 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 6 (28.57%) DNS
5 6 (28.57%) MCSE
6 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
7 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
7 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
7 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
7 4 (19.05%) Dell
7 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
7 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
7 4 (19.05%) VBScript
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 8 (38.10%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 6 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.76%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Team Leader
1 5 (23.81%) Technical Team Leader
1 5 (23.81%) Operations Team Leader
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Operations Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Messaging Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Active Directory Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Service Operations Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Support
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) J2EE
1 1 (4.76%) EJB
1 1 (4.76%) Swing
1 1 (4.76%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
1 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) UNIX
3 2 (9.52%) HPUX
3 2 (9.52%) Solaris
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Migration
2 8 (38.10%) Incident Management
2 8 (38.10%) Problem Management
2 8 (38.10%) Change Management
2 8 (38.10%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Matrix Management
5 2 (9.52%) Service Management
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) VBScript
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) Sun Certification
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
3 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) Citrix
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco
4 6 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (19.05%) Dell
6 3 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (9.52%) StorageTek
7 2 (9.52%) Lotus
7 2 (9.52%) HP
7 2 (9.52%) Teradata
8 1 (4.76%) Sybase
8 1 (4.76%) IBM
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