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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun
North West / Manchester
Rank 187 171 179
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs citing Sun 3 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.083% 0.22% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.54% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 16
Median salary £40,000 £25,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -43.82%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
1500 1298 1667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.39% 40.15% 42.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1278 1086 1430
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 27 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Pegasus
1 2 (66.67%) Sage
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (66.67%) NetSuite
1 2 (66.67%) Sage 200
1 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) sed
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) AWK
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) POSIX
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Python

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (66.67%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Implementation Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Software Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Software Implementation Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Support
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) POSIX
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) HPUX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) SUSE
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) AWK
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Korn
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) sed
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) NetSuite
1 2 (66.67%) Pegasus
1 2 (66.67%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware