The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 252 231 246
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +15
Permanent jobs citing Sun 7 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.57% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 21
Median salary £39,500 £32,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.53% -43.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,887 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £46,870 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2902 2641 3336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.64% 42.38% 44.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 2109 2823
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £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 West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Sun
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Sun Salary Trend in the North West

Sun
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Sun Salary Histogram in the North West

Sun
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Lancashire - 4 £40,000 -
Cheshire +19 3 £19,000 -16.34%
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 West region with a requirement for Sun.

1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Unix
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) Web Development
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Open Source
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) MySQL
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) Solaris
5 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) XML
5 3 (23.08%) Open Source Development
6 2 (15.38%) Server Building
6 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Migration

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) CICS
1 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (7.69%) JBoss
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) DB2
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Recruitment Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
1 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Unix
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Solaris
3 2 (15.38%) AIX
3 2 (15.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) SDLC
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) Open Source
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Web Development
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) Open Source Development
5 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 2 (15.38%) Server Building
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
1 4 (30.77%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) COBOL
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Sun Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) BladeLogic
1 1 (7.69%) CA Wily
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) CA
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Sybase