The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Milton Keynes 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 82 93 82
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing Sun 13 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.14% 0.18% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 2.48% 0.40% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 6
Average salary £32,500 £27,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% -13.60%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
525 499 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 45.85% 45.45% 49.38%
Number of salaries quoted 408 428 384
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
Buckinghamshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 16 (61.54%) J2EE
1 16 (61.54%) Java
1 16 (61.54%) Struts
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
1 16 (61.54%) Sun Certification
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (61.54%) Software Engineering
1 16 (61.54%) Degree
1 16 (61.54%) Computer Science
2 11 (42.31%) OCPJP
2 11 (42.31%) OCMJD
2 11 (42.31%) Spring
2 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
2 11 (42.31%) Apache
2 11 (42.31%) Tomcat
2 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle
3 8 (30.77%) Dell
3 8 (30.77%) IBM
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) Web Services
4 7 (26.92%) ITIL
4 7 (26.92%) Incident Management
5 5 (19.23%) Web Development
5 5 (19.23%) jQuery
5 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (19.23%) Ajax
5 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
5 5 (19.23%) XML

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (42.31%) Apache
1 11 (42.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Nortel Periphonics
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) JUnit
General
1 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
1 16 (61.54%) Java Developer
1 16 (61.54%) J2EE Developer
1 16 (61.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Developer Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Software Support Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Support Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Service Manager
3 7 (26.92%) Service Desk Manager
4 5 (19.23%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 5 (19.23%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Break Fix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) Struts
1 16 (61.54%) J2EE
2 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
2 11 (42.31%) Spring
3 7 (26.92%) Web Services
4 5 (19.23%) XML
4 5 (19.23%) Ajax
4 5 (19.23%) jQuery
4 5 (19.23%) EJB
4 5 (19.23%) JSP
5 2 (7.69%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Computer Science
2 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.69%) IVR
4 1 (3.85%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Solaris
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 7 (26.92%) Incident Management
2 7 (26.92%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Web Development
3 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Sun Certification
1 16 (61.54%) Degree
2 11 (42.31%) OCPJP
2 11 (42.31%) OCMJD
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) Dell
2 8 (30.77%) IBM
3 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Nortel
4 2 (7.69%) Avaya
4 2 (7.69%) Genesys
5 1 (3.85%) ADIC
5 1 (3.85%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) StorageTek
5 1 (3.85%) Fujitsu
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Compaq
5 1 (3.85%) EMC
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco