The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sun 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.54% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £77,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.86% -1.11%
Sun
England

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

Vendors Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
115 47 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 62.16% 37.30% 49.80%
Number of salaries quoted 99 35 103
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £104,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Sun
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Sun Salary Trend in the Midlands

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Epicor
2 2 (50.00%) Pegasus
2 2 (50.00%) CODA
2 2 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (50.00%) Agresso
2 2 (50.00%) Lawson
2 2 (50.00%) Sage
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) ACCA
2 2 (50.00%) CIMA
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (50.00%) Infor
2 2 (50.00%) AAT
2 2 (50.00%) Orchard Housing
2 2 (50.00%) Aareon QL
2 2 (50.00%) Aareon
2 2 (50.00%) OPENHousing
2 2 (50.00%) Kypera
2 2 (50.00%) MIS ActiveH
2 2 (50.00%) Northgate Housing
2 2 (50.00%) Northgate
2 2 (50.00%) Civica
2 2 (50.00%) Capita

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (25.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (50.00%) Agresso
1 2 (50.00%) Lawson
1 2 (50.00%) Academy Housing
1 2 (50.00%) arcHouse
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (50.00%) Orchard Housing
1 2 (50.00%) Aareon QL
1 2 (50.00%) OPENHousing
1 2 (50.00%) MIS ActiveH
1 2 (50.00%) Northgate Housing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Lucene
1 1 (25.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (25.00%) Celerra
2 1 (25.00%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (25.00%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) HPUX
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) UML
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) SEO
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ACCA
1 2 (50.00%) CIMA
1 2 (50.00%) AAT
2 1 (25.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (25.00%) SRDF
1 1 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (25.00%) EMC TimeFinder
1 1 (25.00%) EMC Navisphere
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Epicor
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) CODA
2 2 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (50.00%) Sage
2 2 (50.00%) Northgate
2 2 (50.00%) Civica
2 2 (50.00%) Capita
2 2 (50.00%) Orchard
2 2 (50.00%) Pegasus
2 2 (50.00%) Infor
2 2 (50.00%) Aareon
2 2 (50.00%) Kypera
3 1 (25.00%) hybris
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Endeca
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) ATG