The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank - - 40
Permanent jobs citing Sun 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category - - 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £30,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
Sun
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
118 79 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 57.28% 47.31% 68.60%
Number of salaries quoted 50 52 76
Average salary £26,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,675 £16,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Sun
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Sun Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Sun
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas