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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank - 183 191
Permanent jobs citing Sun 0 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.21% 0.049%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.50% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £34,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -46.53%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.34% -0.58%
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
1559 1614 1778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.10% 41.86% 43.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1257 1420
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Sun also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Sun.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase