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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 113 120 104
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Sun 31 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.34% 0.83% 1.55%
As % of the Vendors category 2.56% 1.63% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 30
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
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
1213 1226 1229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.56% 51.13% 56.12%
Number of salaries quoted 871 835 999
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £64,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 June 2015.

Sun Salary Histogram in Reading

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 38 (67.86%) Linux
2 28 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 26 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (44.64%) Oracle
4 25 (44.64%) HP
5 24 (42.86%) EMC
5 24 (42.86%) SAN
5 24 (42.86%) Replication
6 23 (41.07%) SC Cleared
7 20 (35.71%) Degree
8 19 (33.93%) Solaris
8 19 (33.93%) Performance Monitoring
8 19 (33.93%) NAS
9 18 (32.14%) Fibre Channel
9 18 (32.14%) Data Centre
9 18 (32.14%) StorageTek
9 18 (32.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 18 (32.14%) Computer Science
9 18 (32.14%) DV Cleared
9 18 (32.14%) EMC NetWorker
10 17 (30.36%) Red Hat
11 16 (28.57%) Configuration Management
11 16 (28.57%) MySQL
11 16 (28.57%) UNIX
12 15 (26.79%) Brocade
12 15 (26.79%) LAMP
12 15 (26.79%) Capacity Management
12 15 (26.79%) Enterprise Storage
13 14 (25.00%) Firewall
13 14 (25.00%) TCP/IP

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (21.43%) Apache
2 9 (16.07%) Eucalyptus
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.36%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.36%) IIS
4 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.79%) JBoss
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.57%) MS Office
1 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.21%) SaaS
2 9 (16.07%) PaaS
2 9 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (12.50%) Taleo
4 6 (10.71%) Responsys
5 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (42.86%) SAN
2 19 (33.93%) NAS
3 18 (32.14%) Fibre Channel
4 14 (25.00%) Firewall
4 14 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 10 (17.86%) Internet
6 6 (10.71%) DNS
7 3 (5.36%) VPN
8 2 (3.57%) xDSL
8 2 (3.57%) PPP
8 2 (3.57%) DSLAM
8 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
8 2 (3.57%) LDAP
8 2 (3.57%) ATM
8 2 (3.57%) Broadband
8 2 (3.57%) VoIP
9 1 (1.79%) SSH
9 1 (1.79%) DHCP
9 1 (1.79%) FTP
9 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) MySQL
2 10 (17.86%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (10.71%) Hadoop
4 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.36%) DB2
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
1 5 (8.93%) Spanish Language
1 5 (8.93%) French Language
2 3 (5.36%) German Language
3 2 (3.57%) Italian Language
3 2 (3.57%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Support Engineer
2 18 (32.14%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 18 (32.14%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 18 (32.14%) EMC Engineer
2 18 (32.14%) Storage Engineer
2 18 (32.14%) SAN Engineer
3 15 (26.79%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (26.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 15 (26.79%) Administrator
3 15 (26.79%) Storage Support Engineer
3 15 (26.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Technical Support
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Support Specialist
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) LAMP
2 9 (16.07%) Web Services
2 9 (16.07%) Sensu
3 2 (3.57%) CGI
4 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (42.86%) Replication
3 18 (32.14%) Data Centre
3 18 (32.14%) Computer Science
4 15 (26.79%) Enterprise Storage
5 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 6 (10.71%) Statistics
6 6 (10.71%) Clustering
7 2 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 38 (67.86%) Linux
2 19 (33.93%) Solaris
3 16 (28.57%) UNIX
4 13 (23.21%) Windows
5 11 (19.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (10.71%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (10.71%) CentOS
7 5 (8.93%) SUSE
7 5 (8.93%) AIX
7 5 (8.93%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Performance Monitoring
2 18 (32.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 15 (26.79%) Capacity Management
5 9 (16.07%) Open Source
5 9 (16.07%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (16.07%) DevOps
6 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.93%) Performance Management
7 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (7.14%) Line Management
8 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.14%) Workflow
9 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.57%) ITIL
10 2 (3.57%) Load Balancing
10 2 (3.57%) Identity Management
11 1 (1.79%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 7 (12.50%) Java
2 7 (12.50%) Perl
3 6 (10.71%) Python
4 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.14%) C
6 3 (5.36%) SQL
7 2 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (41.07%) SC Cleared
3 20 (35.71%) Degree
4 18 (32.14%) DV Cleared
5 4 (7.14%) IC3 Certification
5 4 (7.14%) MySQL Certification
6 3 (5.36%) SCSA
6 3 (5.36%) BC Cleared
7 2 (3.57%) CCNP
7 2 (3.57%) CCNA
7 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.57%) Sun Certification
8 1 (1.79%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.79%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.07%) Xen
3 5 (8.93%) VMware ESX
4 4 (7.14%) KVM
5 2 (3.57%) VirtualBox
5 2 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.79%) XenServer
6 1 (1.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.79%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 18 (32.14%) EMC NetWorker
2 9 (16.07%) Nagios
2 9 (16.07%) OpenView
2 9 (16.07%) Cacti
2 9 (16.07%) Ganglia
3 7 (12.50%) Puppet
4 6 (10.71%) Graphite
5 2 (3.57%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Oracle
1 25 (44.64%) HP
2 24 (42.86%) EMC
3 18 (32.14%) StorageTek
4 17 (30.36%) Red Hat
5 15 (26.79%) Brocade
6 10 (17.86%) VMware
7 9 (16.07%) BMC
7 9 (16.07%) Splunk
8 6 (10.71%) Eloqua
9 5 (8.93%) Cisco
9 5 (8.93%) Veritas
9 5 (8.93%) Hitachi
10 3 (5.36%) CA
10 3 (5.36%) IBM
11 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
11 2 (3.57%) Sybase
11 2 (3.57%) Huawei
12 1 (1.79%) NetApp
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago