The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 86 131 126
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -5
Permanent jobs citing Sun 37 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.20% 0.72% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 4.46% 1.41% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 28 7 13
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £44,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
Sun
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
830 1131 1314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 49.43% 50.72% 52.23%
Number of salaries quoted 596 904 895
Median salary £51,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.44% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Sun
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Sun Salary Trend in Reading

Sun
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Sun Salary Histogram in Reading

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for Sun.

1 66 (94.29%) Linux
2 58 (82.86%) Oracle
3 51 (72.86%) Firewall
4 49 (70.00%) Red Hat
5 48 (68.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 44 (62.86%) Apache
7 40 (57.14%) Perl
8 39 (55.71%) SAN
9 38 (54.29%) Unix
10 37 (52.86%) PowerShell
11 36 (51.43%) WebSphere
11 36 (51.43%) Tomcat
11 36 (51.43%) WebLogic
12 35 (50.00%) LDAP
12 35 (50.00%) Windows
12 35 (50.00%) TCP/IP
13 34 (48.57%) JBoss
14 33 (47.14%) RDBMS
14 33 (47.14%) SQL Server
14 33 (47.14%) MySQL
14 33 (47.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 33 (47.14%) HTTP
14 33 (47.14%) Oracle RAC
14 33 (47.14%) NAS
14 33 (47.14%) Amazon AWS
14 33 (47.14%) SaaS
14 33 (47.14%) LAMP
14 33 (47.14%) Relational Database
14 33 (47.14%) Web Operations
15 30 (42.86%) BizTalk Server

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 44 (62.86%) Apache
2 36 (51.43%) Tomcat
2 36 (51.43%) WebLogic
2 36 (51.43%) WebSphere
3 34 (48.57%) JBoss
4 33 (47.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 30 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (12.86%) IIS
7 3 (4.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (47.14%) Amazon AWS
1 33 (47.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (72.86%) Firewall
2 39 (55.71%) SAN
3 35 (50.00%) LDAP
3 35 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 33 (47.14%) HTTP
4 33 (47.14%) NAS
5 7 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (10.00%) FWSM
5 7 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (10.00%) snoop
5 7 (10.00%) tcpdump
5 7 (10.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.86%) SSL
7 1 (1.43%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (47.14%) MySQL
1 33 (47.14%) RDBMS
1 33 (47.14%) Relational Database
1 33 (47.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) DB2
General
1 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (51.43%) Support Engineer
2 33 (47.14%) Applications Support
3 31 (44.29%) Linux Support
4 26 (37.14%) Web Applications Support
5 25 (35.71%) Applications Engineer
5 25 (35.71%) Applications Support Engineer
6 24 (34.29%) Linux Engineer
7 23 (32.86%) Linux Support Engineer
8 22 (31.43%) Server Support
9 21 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 19 (27.14%) Web Applications Engineer
10 19 (27.14%) Web Engineer
10 19 (27.14%) Web Support Engineer
11 18 (25.71%) Unix Engineer
12 17 (24.29%) Linux Server Engineer
12 17 (24.29%) Server Engineer
13 15 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
14 10 (14.29%) Unix Support
14 10 (14.29%) Unix Support Engineer
15 8 (11.43%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.14%) LAMP
2 30 (42.86%) Web Services
3 24 (34.29%) Middleware
4 13 (18.57%) .NET
5 7 (10.00%) HTML
5 7 (10.00%) XML
6 3 (4.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (41.43%) Clustering
2 16 (22.86%) Computer Science
3 15 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (8.57%) Replication
5 2 (2.86%) PKI
5 2 (2.86%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 66 (94.29%) Linux
2 48 (68.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 38 (54.29%) Unix
4 35 (50.00%) Windows
5 16 (22.86%) Solaris
6 7 (10.00%) HPUX
7 6 (8.57%) AIX
7 6 (8.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.14%) Web Operations
2 16 (22.86%) Infrastructure Management
2 16 (22.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (10.00%) Change Management
3 7 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 7 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
3 7 (10.00%) Web Development
4 6 (8.57%) SOA
5 2 (2.86%) CRM
5 2 (2.86%) Fraud Detection
5 2 (2.86%) Identity Management
6 1 (1.43%) Coaching
6 1 (1.43%) Data Security
6 1 (1.43%) Escalation Management
6 1 (1.43%) ITIL
6 1 (1.43%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.43%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.14%) Perl
2 37 (52.86%) PowerShell
3 27 (38.57%) Bash Shell
4 21 (30.00%) C
5 9 (12.86%) Java
6 6 (8.57%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.29%) SQL
8 1 (1.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (24.29%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.86%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (47.14%) Oracle RAC
2 23 (32.86%) Firmware
3 9 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (10.00%) iptables
4 7 (10.00%) vSphere
5 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.86%) Postfix
5 2 (2.86%) qmail
5 2 (2.86%) Sendmail
5 2 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 30 (42.86%) OpenAM
1 30 (42.86%) Puppet
2 2 (2.86%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 58 (82.86%) Oracle
2 49 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 26 (37.14%) HP
4 20 (28.57%) VMware
5 17 (24.29%) IBM
6 7 (10.00%) Cisco
6 7 (10.00%) Egenera
6 7 (10.00%) F5
6 7 (10.00%) Foundry
7 6 (8.57%) EMC
7 6 (8.57%) Hitachi
7 6 (8.57%) Sybase
8 3 (4.29%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.86%) Huawei
9 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.43%) Dell
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