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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 78 135 122
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -13
Permanent jobs citing Sun 26 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.11% 0.72% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 3.82% 1.34% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 10
Median salary £70,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% +18.75%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
681 1116 1203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 55.19% 53.32% 50.80%
Number of salaries quoted 486 899 834
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 24 February 2017.

Sun Salary Histogram in Reading

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 44 (88.00%) Linux
2 38 (76.00%) SaaS
3 34 (68.00%) Red Hat
4 30 (60.00%) Bash Shell
5 24 (48.00%) C
6 23 (46.00%) Oracle
6 23 (46.00%) Windows
7 22 (44.00%) Python
8 21 (42.00%) Puppet
9 19 (38.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (34.00%) Banking
10 17 (34.00%) QA
10 17 (34.00%) Finance
11 15 (30.00%) Firewall
12 14 (28.00%) TCP/IP
12 14 (28.00%) Unix
12 14 (28.00%) WebLogic
13 13 (26.00%) MySQL
13 13 (26.00%) Solaris
13 13 (26.00%) RDBMS
13 13 (26.00%) LAMP
13 13 (26.00%) CentOS
13 13 (26.00%) Relational Database
13 13 (26.00%) High Availability
13 13 (26.00%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (22.00%) Perl
14 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
15 10 (20.00%) Apache
15 10 (20.00%) VMware
15 10 (20.00%) HP

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 14 (28.00%) WebLogic
2 10 (20.00%) Apache
3 9 (18.00%) JBoss
3 9 (18.00%) Tomcat
3 9 (18.00%) WebSphere
4 8 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (16.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (10.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Eloqua
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 38 (76.00%) SaaS
2 8 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle CX
3 5 (10.00%) Responsys
3 5 (10.00%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) Firewall
2 14 (28.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (16.00%) HTTP
3 8 (16.00%) LDAP
3 8 (16.00%) NAS
3 8 (16.00%) SAN
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (4.00%) FWSM
4 2 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (4.00%) snoop
4 2 (4.00%) tcpdump
4 2 (4.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.00%) DNS
5 1 (2.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) MySQL
1 13 (26.00%) RDBMS
1 13 (26.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (34.00%) Banking
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) French Language
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Linux Engineer
2 25 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 22 (44.00%) Administrator
3 22 (44.00%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (32.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 13 (26.00%) Cloud Administrator
6 11 (22.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 11 (22.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 11 (22.00%) Support Engineer
7 9 (18.00%) Linux Support
7 9 (18.00%) Linux Support Engineer
8 8 (16.00%) Applications Engineer
8 8 (16.00%) Applications Support
8 8 (16.00%) Applications Support Engineer
8 8 (16.00%) Linux Server Engineer
8 8 (16.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 8 (16.00%) Server Engineer
8 8 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (16.00%) Web Engineer
8 8 (16.00%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) LAMP
2 8 (16.00%) Middleware
2 8 (16.00%) Web Services
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (6.00%) .NET
4 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.00%) HTML
5 2 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 44 (88.00%) Linux
2 23 (46.00%) Windows
3 19 (38.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (28.00%) Unix
5 13 (26.00%) CentOS
5 13 (26.00%) Solaris
6 8 (16.00%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (4.00%) HPUX
9 1 (2.00%) AIX
9 1 (2.00%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) High Availability
2 10 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
3 8 (16.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (16.00%) Load Balancing
3 8 (16.00%) Performance Management
3 8 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (16.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 8 (16.00%) Web Operations
4 6 (12.00%) DevOps
5 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.00%) ETL
5 5 (10.00%) Line Management
5 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (10.00%) Statistics
6 2 (4.00%) Change Management
6 2 (4.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 24 (48.00%) C
3 22 (44.00%) Python
4 11 (22.00%) Perl
5 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 8 (16.00%) Java
7 5 (10.00%) PHP
7 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 5 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (16.00%) XenServer
2 5 (10.00%) KVM
2 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.00%) Firmware
4 2 (4.00%) iptables
4 2 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (42.00%) Puppet
2 8 (16.00%) OpenAM
2 8 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (10.00%) Graphite
3 5 (10.00%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 34 (68.00%) Red Hat
2 23 (46.00%) Oracle
3 10 (20.00%) HP
3 10 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco
5 2 (4.00%) Egenera
5 2 (4.00%) F5
5 2 (4.00%) Foundry
5 2 (4.00%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago