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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 77 85 74
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Sun 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.27% 0.13% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.31% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +80.00%
UK excluding London median salary £46,898 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.26% +11.76%
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
403 321 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 55.13% 41.21% 46.20%
Number of salaries quoted 365 248 291
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,011 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the North East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +7 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Sun
England

Sun
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 6 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 North East region with a requirement for Sun.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas File System
2 1 (50.00%) Opsware
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technology Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Support
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Korn
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Opsware
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
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