The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 169 139 139
Rank change year-on-year
-30 0
Permanent jobs citing Sun 4 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.51% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 1.03% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 14
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +47.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £33,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £52,500 £52,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Sun
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1679 1555 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.88% 49.63% 49.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 1034 1049
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Sun
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Sun Salary Trend in Scotland

Sun
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Sun Salary Histogram in Scotland

Sun
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -25 2 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Aberdeen +6 1 £45,000 -
Edinburgh -10 1 £70,000 +55.55%
Sun
UK

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (66.67%) UNIX
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Solaris
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (33.33%) SAN
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) EMC
5 3 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (16.67%) C
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) Sun Certification
6 2 (16.67%) SSL
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco
6 2 (16.67%) LDAP
6 2 (16.67%) HTTP
6 2 (16.67%) Kerberos

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) SSL
2 2 (16.67%) LDAP
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) Kerberos
3 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) IPsec
3 1 (8.33%) TACACS
3 1 (8.33%) X.509
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
1 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Fiddler
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) Ant
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) DBA
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior UNIX Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Java Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Network Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) Java EE
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
1 1 (8.33%) JAAS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) PKI
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) UNIX
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Pattern Recognition
3 1 (8.33%) SIEM
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) OWASP
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (16.67%) C
5 2 (16.67%) Korn
5 2 (16.67%) Bourne shell
5 2 (16.67%) sed
6 1 (8.33%) AWK
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Sun Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) GIAC
2 1 (8.33%) OCPJP
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) OpenSSO
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Veritas
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Twitter
4 1 (8.33%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) ForgeRock
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Hitachi
4 1 (8.33%) HP
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