The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 41 30 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing Sun 2 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.65% 3.62% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 1.23% 7.59% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 1
Average salary £70,000 £47,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% -34.48%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
Sun
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
162 145 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 52.77% 47.70% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 115 114 159
Average salary £43,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Sun
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Sun Salary Trend in Middlesex

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Site Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Informix
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Informix
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Informix DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Design Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Design Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSD
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft