The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 87 83 98
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Sun 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.36% 0.59% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 1.12% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Average salary £33,750 £33,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -29.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Sun
Buckinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
524 537 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 47.81% 52.80% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 387 412 390
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Sun
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Sun Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Sun
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE
1 18 (100.00%) Struts
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 18 (100.00%) Degree
1 18 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 10 (55.56%) Apache
2 10 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 10 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 10 (55.56%) OCPJP
2 10 (55.56%) OCMJD
2 10 (55.56%) Spring
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) JUnit
3 8 (44.44%) EJB
3 8 (44.44%) JSP
3 8 (44.44%) Web Services
3 8 (44.44%) XML
3 8 (44.44%) Ajax
3 8 (44.44%) Web Development
3 8 (44.44%) jQuery
3 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Software

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 10 (55.56%) Apache
1 10 (55.56%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
1 18 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Support Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Developer Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE
1 18 (100.00%) Struts
2 10 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 10 (55.56%) Spring
3 8 (44.44%) Ajax
3 8 (44.44%) jQuery
3 8 (44.44%) Web Services
3 8 (44.44%) XML
3 8 (44.44%) EJB
3 8 (44.44%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (44.44%) Web Development
2 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 18 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (55.56%) OCPJP
2 10 (55.56%) OCMJD
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle