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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 98 139 117
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -22
Permanent jobs citing Sun 20 15 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.22% 0.61% 1.40%
As % of the Vendors category 2.30% 1.14% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 18
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -
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
871 1319 1428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.95% 54.01% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 620 1057 902
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 5 December 2016.

Sun Salary Histogram in Reading

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 54 (90.00%) Linux
2 41 (68.33%) Red Hat
3 39 (65.00%) Oracle
4 34 (56.67%) Firewall
4 34 (56.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (48.33%) Apache
6 28 (46.67%) C
6 28 (46.67%) Unix
7 27 (45.00%) Perl
8 26 (43.33%) HP
8 26 (43.33%) PowerShell
9 25 (41.67%) SaaS
9 25 (41.67%) Bash Shell
9 25 (41.67%) Clustering
10 24 (40.00%) SAN
11 22 (36.67%) Windows
11 22 (36.67%) TCP/IP
12 21 (35.00%) Tomcat
12 21 (35.00%) WebLogic
12 21 (35.00%) WebSphere
13 20 (33.33%) LAMP
13 20 (33.33%) MySQL
13 20 (33.33%) JBoss
13 20 (33.33%) LDAP
13 20 (33.33%) Firmware
13 20 (33.33%) Puppet
14 19 (31.67%) Relational Database
14 19 (31.67%) OpenAM
14 19 (31.67%) Web Operations
14 19 (31.67%) 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 29 (48.33%) Apache
2 21 (35.00%) Tomcat
2 21 (35.00%) WebLogic
2 21 (35.00%) WebSphere
3 20 (33.33%) JBoss
4 19 (31.67%) BizTalk Server
4 19 (31.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 8 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (41.67%) SaaS
2 19 (31.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 34 (56.67%) Firewall
2 24 (40.00%) SAN
3 22 (36.67%) TCP/IP
4 20 (33.33%) LDAP
5 19 (31.67%) HTTP
5 19 (31.67%) NAS
6 7 (11.67%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (11.67%) FWSM
6 7 (11.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (11.67%) snoop
6 7 (11.67%) tcpdump
6 7 (11.67%) Wireshark
7 2 (3.33%) SSL
8 1 (1.67%) DNS
8 1 (1.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.33%) MySQL
2 19 (31.67%) RDBMS
2 19 (31.67%) Relational Database
2 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.33%) DB2
4 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (8.33%) Banking
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (46.67%) Support Engineer
2 23 (38.33%) Linux Engineer
3 22 (36.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 19 (31.67%) Applications Support
5 18 (30.00%) Applications Engineer
5 18 (30.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 18 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (30.00%) Linux Support
5 18 (30.00%) Unix Engineer
6 17 (28.33%) Linux Support Engineer
7 14 (23.33%) Web Applications Engineer
7 14 (23.33%) Web Applications Support
7 14 (23.33%) Web Engineer
7 14 (23.33%) Web Support Engineer
8 13 (21.67%) Linux Server Engineer
8 13 (21.67%) Server Engineer
8 13 (21.67%) Server Support
9 9 (15.00%) Administrator
9 9 (15.00%) Unix Support
9 9 (15.00%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.33%) LAMP
2 19 (31.67%) Middleware
2 19 (31.67%) Web Services
3 7 (11.67%) HTML
3 7 (11.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (41.67%) Clustering
2 18 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (23.33%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.33%) Replication
5 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.67%) PKI
6 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 54 (90.00%) Linux
2 34 (56.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (46.67%) Unix
4 22 (36.67%) Windows
5 16 (26.67%) Solaris
6 6 (10.00%) HPUX
7 5 (8.33%) AIX
7 5 (8.33%) SUSE
8 1 (1.67%) CentOS
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) Web Operations
2 13 (21.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 13 (21.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (13.33%) Trend Analysis
4 7 (11.67%) Change Management
4 7 (11.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 7 (11.67%) Problem Management
4 7 (11.67%) Service Delivery
4 7 (11.67%) Web Development
5 1 (1.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (1.67%) CRM
5 1 (1.67%) Data Security
5 1 (1.67%) DevOps
5 1 (1.67%) Fraud Detection
5 1 (1.67%) High Availability
5 1 (1.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (1.67%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 28 (46.67%) C
2 27 (45.00%) Perl
3 26 (43.33%) PowerShell
4 25 (41.67%) Bash Shell
5 9 (15.00%) Java
6 6 (10.00%) Python
6 6 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) SLA
2 5 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 20 (33.33%) Firmware
2 19 (31.67%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (11.67%) iptables
4 7 (11.67%) vSphere
5 2 (3.33%) Postfix
5 2 (3.33%) qmail
5 2 (3.33%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.67%) KVM
6 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (33.33%) Puppet
2 19 (31.67%) OpenAM
3 5 (8.33%) SafeCom
4 1 (1.67%) Graphite
Vendors
1 41 (68.33%) Red Hat
2 39 (65.00%) Oracle
3 26 (43.33%) HP
4 13 (21.67%) IBM
5 10 (16.67%) VMware
6 7 (11.67%) Cisco
6 7 (11.67%) Egenera
6 7 (11.67%) F5
6 7 (11.67%) Foundry
7 5 (8.33%) EMC
7 5 (8.33%) Hitachi
7 5 (8.33%) Sybase
8 1 (1.67%) Huawei
8 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 12.5 % Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago