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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 97 101 116
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Sun 40 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.22% 1.95% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 4.50% 3.78% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 15
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £41,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+21.95% -6.81%
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
888 1139 1308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 49.28% 51.56% 52.66%
Number of salaries quoted 625 833 932
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 31 August 2016.

Sun Salary Histogram in Reading

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 71 (94.67%) Linux
2 64 (85.33%) Oracle
3 55 (73.33%) Firewall
4 51 (68.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 51 (68.00%) Red Hat
5 49 (65.33%) Apache
6 43 (57.33%) Perl
7 42 (56.00%) TCP/IP
8 41 (54.67%) Tomcat
8 41 (54.67%) LDAP
8 41 (54.67%) Unix
8 41 (54.67%) WebSphere
9 40 (53.33%) PowerShell
9 40 (53.33%) SAN
10 39 (52.00%) SQL Server
11 38 (50.67%) Windows
12 37 (49.33%) RDBMS
12 37 (49.33%) HTTP
12 37 (49.33%) JBoss
12 37 (49.33%) WebLogic
12 37 (49.33%) MySQL
12 37 (49.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 37 (49.33%) Oracle RAC
12 37 (49.33%) NAS
12 37 (49.33%) Amazon AWS
12 37 (49.33%) LAMP
12 37 (49.33%) SaaS
12 37 (49.33%) Relational Database
12 37 (49.33%) Web Operations
13 34 (45.33%) 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 49 (65.33%) Apache
2 41 (54.67%) Tomcat
2 41 (54.67%) WebSphere
3 37 (49.33%) JBoss
3 37 (49.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 37 (49.33%) WebLogic
4 34 (45.33%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (13.33%) IIS
6 3 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 37 (49.33%) Amazon AWS
1 37 (49.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (73.33%) Firewall
2 42 (56.00%) TCP/IP
3 41 (54.67%) LDAP
4 40 (53.33%) SAN
5 37 (49.33%) HTTP
5 37 (49.33%) NAS
6 6 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (8.00%) FWSM
6 6 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (8.00%) snoop
6 6 (8.00%) tcpdump
6 6 (8.00%) Wireshark
7 2 (2.67%) SSL
8 1 (1.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 37 (49.33%) MySQL
2 37 (49.33%) RDBMS
2 37 (49.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (49.33%) Applications Support
2 36 (48.00%) Support Engineer
3 35 (46.67%) Linux Support
4 30 (40.00%) Web Applications Support
5 24 (32.00%) Applications Engineer
5 24 (32.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 23 (30.67%) Linux Engineer
7 22 (29.33%) Linux Support Engineer
7 22 (29.33%) Server Support
8 20 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 18 (24.00%) Web Applications Engineer
9 18 (24.00%) Web Engineer
9 18 (24.00%) Web Support Engineer
10 16 (21.33%) Linux Server Engineer
10 16 (21.33%) Server Engineer
10 16 (21.33%) Unix Engineer
11 13 (17.33%) Analyst
11 13 (17.33%) Applications Support Analyst
11 13 (17.33%) Support Analyst
12 12 (16.00%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (49.33%) LAMP
2 34 (45.33%) Web Services
3 21 (28.00%) .NET
4 20 (26.67%) Middleware
5 6 (8.00%) HTML
5 6 (8.00%) XML
6 3 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (37.33%) Clustering
2 16 (21.33%) Computer Science
3 11 (14.67%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (8.00%) Replication
5 4 (5.33%) PKI
6 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 71 (94.67%) Linux
2 51 (68.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 41 (54.67%) Unix
4 38 (50.67%) Windows
5 14 (18.67%) Solaris
6 6 (8.00%) AIX
6 6 (8.00%) HPUX
6 6 (8.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (49.33%) Web Operations
2 16 (21.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 16 (21.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (8.00%) Change Management
3 6 (8.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (8.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (8.00%) SOA
3 6 (8.00%) Trend Analysis
3 6 (8.00%) Web Development
4 4 (5.33%) Fraud Detection
4 4 (5.33%) Identity Management
5 3 (4.00%) Escalation Management
6 2 (2.67%) CRM
7 1 (1.33%) Coaching
7 1 (1.33%) Data Security
7 1 (1.33%) ITIL
7 1 (1.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 43 (57.33%) Perl
2 40 (53.33%) PowerShell
3 24 (32.00%) Bash Shell
4 18 (24.00%) C
5 8 (10.67%) Java
6 7 (9.33%) SQL
7 6 (8.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (22.67%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.33%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (49.33%) Oracle RAC
2 23 (30.67%) Firmware
3 10 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.00%) iptables
4 6 (8.00%) vSphere
5 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.67%) Postfix
6 2 (2.67%) qmail
6 2 (2.67%) Sendmail
6 2 (2.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 34 (45.33%) OpenAM
1 34 (45.33%) Puppet
2 2 (2.67%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 64 (85.33%) Oracle
2 51 (68.00%) Red Hat
3 25 (33.33%) HP
4 24 (32.00%) VMware
5 18 (24.00%) IBM
6 7 (9.33%) Cisco
6 7 (9.33%) EMC
7 6 (8.00%) Egenera
7 6 (8.00%) F5
7 6 (8.00%) Foundry
7 6 (8.00%) Hitachi
7 6 (8.00%) Sybase
8 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
9 3 (4.00%) TIBCO
10 2 (2.67%) Dell
10 2 (2.67%) Huawei
10 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.33%) NetApp
11 1 (1.33%) Nortel
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