The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 14 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Sun 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 3.33% 2.20% 7.14%
As % of the Vendors category 5.26% 4.88% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £42,750 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.56% -2.63%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
Sun
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rickmansworth region.

Vendors Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
38 41 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 63.33% 45.05% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 36 38 40
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,700 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,900 £55,000 £56,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the Rickmansworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Sun
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the Rickmansworth region.

Sun Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Sun
Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Sun Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) AWK
1 3 (100.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (66.67%) Korn
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) BEA
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) VocaLink
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Symmetrix DMX
1 1 (33.33%) CLARiiON
1 1 (33.33%) Symmetrix
1 1 (33.33%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) AWK
2 2 (66.67%) Korn
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) BEA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) VocaLink
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) StorageTek
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade