The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank - - 47
Permanent jobs citing Sun 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 2.59%
As % of the Vendors category - - 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Average salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
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 Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
197 326 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 40.62% 53.44% 50.10%
Number of salaries quoted 165 266 215
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,789 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Sun
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Sun Salary Trend in Merseyside

Sun
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Services Director
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery Director
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Intel