The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Manchester region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 178 174 148
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -26
Permanent jobs citing Sun 5 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.24% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.55% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 11
Average salary £47,500 £51,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.21% +29.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1748 1815 1887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.58% 44.25% 49.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1531 1634
Average salary £35,000 £39,246 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.81% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
North West

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 30 July 2014.

Sun Salary Histogram in Manchester

Sun
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Rochdale - 2 £25,000 -
Sun
North West

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 7 (58.33%) Oracle
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) PHP
2 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (50.00%) Adobe
2 6 (50.00%) NHS
2 6 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (50.00%) jQuery
2 6 (50.00%) JSON
2 6 (50.00%) HTML5
2 6 (50.00%) CSS3
2 6 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (33.33%) Magento
3 4 (33.33%) WordPress
3 4 (33.33%) CMS
3 4 (33.33%) W3C
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) CCDP
5 2 (16.67%) CISSP
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (16.67%) NetApp
5 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) ADSL
5 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (33.33%) WordPress
1 4 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 6 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
1 2 (16.67%) ADSL
2 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (16.67%) UI Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
3 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) UI Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) jQuery
1 6 (50.00%) JSON
1 6 (50.00%) HTML5
1 6 (50.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) NHS
2 4 (33.33%) W3C
3 1 (8.33%) HP Superdome
3 1 (8.33%) HACMP
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) AIX
2 1 (8.33%) HPUX
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Tru64
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCDP
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) PowerHA
1 1 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Adobe
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) VMware
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