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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank - - 60
Permanent jobs citing Sun 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -
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
383 237 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 56.91% 47.88% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 237 171 168
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,850 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 7 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Sun.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat