The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 78 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Sun 2 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.27% 0.84% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 1.81% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +69.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
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 North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
346 387 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 45.89% 46.24% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 312 299 195
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Sun
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Sun Salary Trend in the North East

Sun
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the North East region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Sun Salary Histogram in the North East

Sun
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -7 2 £36,000 -20.00%
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (33.33%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) CODA
1 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
1 1 (33.33%) Sage