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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 81 116 84
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -32
Permanent jobs citing Sun 5 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.55% 0.21% 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.34% 0.45% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 14
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +60.30%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
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
373 669 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 40.94% 45.95% 43.54%
Number of salaries quoted 273 506 421
Median salary £41,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Sun.

1 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
1 9 (81.82%) J2EE
1 9 (81.82%) JSP
1 9 (81.82%) Web Services
1 9 (81.82%) XML
1 9 (81.82%) Sun Certification
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
1 9 (81.82%) Degree
1 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
2 5 (45.45%) RESTful
2 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
2 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) JUnit
3 4 (36.36%) EJB
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 4 (36.36%) Struts
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) NetApp

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JUnit
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
1 9 (81.82%) J2EE Developer
1 9 (81.82%) Java Developer
1 9 (81.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Linux Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Field Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Field Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Field Hardware Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) J2EE
1 9 (81.82%) JSP
1 9 (81.82%) Web Services
1 9 (81.82%) XML
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) RESTful
2 5 (45.45%) Spring
3 4 (36.36%) EJB
3 4 (36.36%) Struts
4 3 (27.27%) Ajax
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Degree
1 9 (81.82%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Dell
2 2 (18.18%) EMC
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) NetApp
2 2 (18.18%) Nortel