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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 83 126 110
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -16
Permanent jobs citing Sun 22 15 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.62% 0.68% 1.62%
As % of the Vendors category 2.95% 1.30% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 15
Median salary £70,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% +18.75%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
745 1157 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 54.82% 52.83% 53.48%
Number of salaries quoted 521 901 837
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 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 21 January 2017.

Sun Salary Histogram in Reading

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 49 (89.09%) Linux
2 35 (63.64%) Red Hat
3 34 (61.82%) SaaS
4 33 (60.00%) Oracle
5 29 (52.73%) Bash Shell
6 27 (49.09%) Firewall
7 25 (45.45%) C
8 24 (43.64%) Windows
9 23 (41.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (40.00%) Puppet
11 19 (34.55%) Unix
11 19 (34.55%) TCP/IP
12 18 (32.73%) HP
12 18 (32.73%) WebLogic
13 17 (30.91%) MySQL
13 17 (30.91%) Perl
13 17 (30.91%) Apache
13 17 (30.91%) LAMP
14 16 (29.09%) PowerShell
14 16 (29.09%) Computer Science
14 16 (29.09%) Python
14 16 (29.09%) RDBMS
14 16 (29.09%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (29.09%) Relational Database
15 15 (27.27%) Tomcat
15 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
15 15 (27.27%) WebSphere
16 14 (25.45%) Degree
16 14 (25.45%) JBoss
16 14 (25.45%) LDAP

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 18 (32.73%) WebLogic
2 17 (30.91%) Apache
3 15 (27.27%) Tomcat
3 15 (27.27%) WebSphere
4 14 (25.45%) JBoss
5 13 (23.64%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (23.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (10.91%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Eloqua
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 34 (61.82%) SaaS
2 13 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle CX
4 3 (5.45%) Responsys
4 3 (5.45%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 27 (49.09%) Firewall
2 19 (34.55%) TCP/IP
3 14 (25.45%) LDAP
3 14 (25.45%) SAN
4 13 (23.64%) HTTP
4 13 (23.64%) NAS
5 3 (5.45%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.45%) FWSM
5 3 (5.45%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (5.45%) snoop
5 3 (5.45%) tcpdump
5 3 (5.45%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.82%) DNS
6 1 (1.82%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) MySQL
2 16 (29.09%) RDBMS
2 16 (29.09%) Relational Database
3 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (21.82%) Banking
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (45.45%) Cloud Engineer
1 25 (45.45%) Linux Engineer
2 19 (34.55%) Administrator
2 19 (34.55%) Linux Administrator
3 18 (32.73%) Support Engineer
4 15 (27.27%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 13 (23.64%) Applications Engineer
5 13 (23.64%) Applications Support
5 13 (23.64%) Applications Support Engineer
5 13 (23.64%) Linux Server Engineer
5 13 (23.64%) Linux Support
5 13 (23.64%) Linux Support Engineer
5 13 (23.64%) Server Engineer
5 13 (23.64%) Server Support
5 13 (23.64%) Web Applications Engineer
5 13 (23.64%) Web Applications Support
5 13 (23.64%) Web Engineer
5 13 (23.64%) Web Support Engineer
6 12 (21.82%) Cloud Administrator
7 11 (20.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) LAMP
2 13 (23.64%) Middleware
2 13 (23.64%) Web Services
3 3 (5.45%) HTML
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (5.45%) XML
4 2 (3.64%) .NET
4 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Computer Science
1 16 (29.09%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (23.64%) Clustering
3 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.45%) Statistics
5 1 (1.82%) PKI
5 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (89.09%) Linux
2 24 (43.64%) Windows
3 23 (41.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (34.55%) Unix
5 11 (20.00%) Solaris
6 9 (16.36%) CentOS
7 6 (10.91%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (3.64%) HPUX
8 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.82%) AIX
9 1 (1.82%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Web Operations
2 11 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (16.36%) High Availability
3 9 (16.36%) Infrastructure Management
3 9 (16.36%) Trend Analysis
4 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 5 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 5 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 5 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (7.27%) DevOps
6 3 (5.45%) Change Management
6 3 (5.45%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 3 (5.45%) ETL
6 3 (5.45%) Line Management
6 3 (5.45%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.45%) Web Development
7 1 (1.82%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 29 (52.73%) Bash Shell
2 25 (45.45%) C
3 17 (30.91%) Perl
4 16 (29.09%) PowerShell
4 16 (29.09%) Python
5 8 (14.55%) Java
6 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 4 (7.27%) PHP
8 3 (5.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Degree
2 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) QA
2 9 (16.36%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (23.64%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (21.82%) Firmware
3 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (9.09%) XenServer
5 4 (7.27%) KVM
6 3 (5.45%) iptables
6 3 (5.45%) vSphere
7 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 22 (40.00%) Puppet
2 13 (23.64%) OpenAM
3 5 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (9.09%) SafeCom
4 4 (7.27%) Graphite
Vendors
1 35 (63.64%) Red Hat
2 33 (60.00%) Oracle
3 18 (32.73%) HP
4 9 (16.36%) IBM
4 9 (16.36%) VMware
5 3 (5.45%) Cisco
5 3 (5.45%) Egenera
5 3 (5.45%) F5
5 3 (5.45%) Foundry
5 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.82%) EMC
6 1 (1.82%) Hitachi
6 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.82%) Sybase
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 12.5 % Bonus + Excellent Package
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