The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Middlesex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 47 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Sun 1 22 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.27% 4.55% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 8.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 0
Average salary £25,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
Vendors Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
181 254 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 49.32% 52.59% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 157 226 197
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
South East

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 18 April 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 12 (80.00%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) UML
2 10 (66.67%) RSS
2 10 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 10 (66.67%) Content Management
2 10 (66.67%) Document Management
2 10 (66.67%) Google
2 10 (66.67%) QA
2 10 (66.67%) Wiki
2 10 (66.67%) Blog
2 10 (66.67%) Social Network
2 10 (66.67%) Use Case
2 10 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (66.67%) Time Management
2 10 (66.67%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
3 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (13.33%) XenServer
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (13.33%) Digital Media

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
General
1 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 10 (66.67%) Junior
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
1 10 (66.67%) Junior Business Analyst
1 10 (66.67%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Technician
2 1 (6.67%) Architect
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (6.67%) Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
1 10 (66.67%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 10 (66.67%) Wiki
1 10 (66.67%) Blog
1 10 (66.67%) Social Network
2 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) UML
1 10 (66.67%) Content Management
1 10 (66.67%) Document Management
1 10 (66.67%) Use Case
1 10 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 10 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Logistics
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) XenServer
2 1 (6.67%) KVM
2 1 (6.67%) Samba
2 1 (6.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Google
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards
4 1 (6.67%) SAP