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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 95 107 115
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Sun 37 39 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.06% 1.73% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 4.13% 3.31% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 32 9 13
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +40.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
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
895 1177 1215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 49.72% 52.22% 51.90%
Number of salaries quoted 654 836 849
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
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 27 July 2016.

Sun Salary Histogram in Reading

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 64 (96.97%) Linux
2 59 (89.39%) Oracle
3 52 (78.79%) Red Hat
3 52 (78.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 50 (75.76%) Firewall
5 46 (69.70%) Apache
6 44 (66.67%) TCP/IP
6 44 (66.67%) Perl
7 43 (65.15%) Tomcat
7 43 (65.15%) LDAP
7 43 (65.15%) WebSphere
8 42 (63.64%) SQL Server
9 41 (62.12%) PowerShell
10 40 (60.61%) Oracle RAC
10 40 (60.61%) MySQL
10 40 (60.61%) Windows
10 40 (60.61%) RDBMS
10 40 (60.61%) JBoss
10 40 (60.61%) HTTP
10 40 (60.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 40 (60.61%) NAS
10 40 (60.61%) Amazon AWS
10 40 (60.61%) SaaS
10 40 (60.61%) Relational Database
10 40 (60.61%) Web Operations
11 39 (59.09%) SAN
12 37 (56.06%) LAMP
12 37 (56.06%) BizTalk Server
12 37 (56.06%) Web Services
12 37 (56.06%) OpenAM

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 46 (69.70%) Apache
2 43 (65.15%) Tomcat
2 43 (65.15%) WebSphere
3 40 (60.61%) JBoss
3 40 (60.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 37 (56.06%) BizTalk Server
5 31 (46.97%) WebLogic
6 7 (10.61%) IIS
7 3 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 40 (60.61%) Amazon AWS
1 40 (60.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (75.76%) Firewall
2 44 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 43 (65.15%) LDAP
4 40 (60.61%) HTTP
4 40 (60.61%) NAS
5 39 (59.09%) SAN
6 4 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (6.06%) FWSM
6 4 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (6.06%) snoop
6 4 (6.06%) tcpdump
6 4 (6.06%) Wireshark
7 2 (3.03%) SSL
8 1 (1.52%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 40 (60.61%) MySQL
2 40 (60.61%) RDBMS
2 40 (60.61%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.09%) DB2
General
1 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (59.09%) Applications Support
2 38 (57.58%) Linux Support
3 31 (46.97%) Support Engineer
4 30 (45.45%) Web Applications Support
5 22 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
5 22 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
6 21 (31.82%) Linux Engineer
7 20 (30.30%) Linux Support Engineer
8 18 (27.27%) Server Support
9 17 (25.76%) Analyst
9 17 (25.76%) Support Analyst
10 16 (24.24%) Applications Support Analyst
10 16 (24.24%) Web Applications Engineer
10 16 (24.24%) Web Engineer
10 16 (24.24%) Web Support Engineer
11 14 (21.21%) Web Analyst
11 14 (21.21%) Web Applications Analyst
11 14 (21.21%) Web Support Analyst
12 13 (19.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (19.70%) SaaS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (56.06%) LAMP
1 37 (56.06%) Web Services
2 29 (43.94%) .NET
3 15 (22.73%) Middleware
4 4 (6.06%) HTML
4 4 (6.06%) XML
5 3 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Clustering
2 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (9.09%) Replication
4 3 (4.55%) PKI
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 64 (96.97%) Linux
2 52 (78.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 40 (60.61%) Windows
4 36 (54.55%) Unix
5 12 (18.18%) Solaris
6 6 (9.09%) AIX
6 6 (9.09%) HPUX
6 6 (9.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (60.61%) Web Operations
2 9 (13.64%) Infrastructure Management
2 9 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (9.09%) SOA
4 4 (6.06%) Change Management
4 4 (6.06%) Problem Management
4 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.06%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (6.06%) Web Development
5 3 (4.55%) Escalation Management
5 3 (4.55%) Fraud Detection
5 3 (4.55%) Identity Management
6 1 (1.52%) Coaching
6 1 (1.52%) CRM
6 1 (1.52%) ITIL
6 1 (1.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (66.67%) Perl
2 41 (62.12%) PowerShell
3 19 (28.79%) Bash Shell
4 13 (19.70%) C
5 11 (16.67%) SQL
6 7 (10.61%) Java
7 6 (9.09%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (60.61%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (21.21%) Firmware
3 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.06%) iptables
4 4 (6.06%) vSphere
5 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
6 2 (3.03%) Postfix
6 2 (3.03%) qmail
6 2 (3.03%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 37 (56.06%) OpenAM
1 37 (56.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (89.39%) Oracle
2 52 (78.79%) Red Hat
3 21 (31.82%) VMware
4 14 (21.21%) HP
5 11 (16.67%) IBM
6 7 (10.61%) EMC
7 6 (9.09%) Hitachi
7 6 (9.09%) Sybase
8 5 (7.58%) Cisco
9 4 (6.06%) Egenera
9 4 (6.06%) F5
9 4 (6.06%) Foundry
10 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
10 3 (4.55%) TIBCO
11 2 (3.03%) Dell
11 2 (3.03%) Huawei
12 1 (1.52%) NetApp
12 1 (1.52%) Nortel
12 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
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