The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Scotland region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 169 149 133
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -16
Permanent jobs citing Sun 4 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.46% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.93% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 15
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +43.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £39,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £52,500 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1653 1618 1571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.45% 49.34% 48.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1056 1102 1056
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,100 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -15 2 £47,500 -9.52%
Aberdeen +7 1 £45,000 -
Edinburgh -11 1 £70,000 +51.35%
Sun
UK

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 10 (62.50%) UNIX
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 6 (37.50%) Solaris
3 6 (37.50%) SAN
3 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 5 (31.25%) EMC
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (25.00%) PKI
5 4 (25.00%) Korn
5 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (25.00%) Perl
5 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (25.00%) LDAP
5 4 (25.00%) Kerberos
5 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (25.00%) SSL
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (25.00%) Veritas
5 4 (25.00%) Finance

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) SSL
2 4 (25.00%) LDAP
2 4 (25.00%) Kerberos
3 3 (18.75%) HTTP
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) TACACS
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) IPsec
4 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
4 1 (6.25%) X.509
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Ant
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Maven
1 1 (6.25%) Fiddler
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) DBA
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior UNIX Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Network Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) LAMP
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) JAAS
3 1 (6.25%) Java EE
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) UNIX
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Solaris
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Information Security
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Forensics
2 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (18.75%) OWASP
2 3 (18.75%) Security Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) Pattern Recognition
2 3 (18.75%) SIEM
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Perl
3 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Korn
4 3 (18.75%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) C
5 2 (12.50%) Bourne shell
5 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 2 (12.50%) sed
6 1 (6.25%) AWK
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CISSP
1 3 (18.75%) GIAC
2 2 (12.50%) Sun Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Legato
1 2 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 2 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 2 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (6.25%) OpenSSO
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) EMC
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Veritas
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Juniper
4 3 (18.75%) F5
4 3 (18.75%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) Twitter
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.25%) Northgate
6 1 (6.25%) Hitachi
6 1 (6.25%) IBM
6 1 (6.25%) ForgeRock