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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 132 147 175
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +28
Permanent jobs citing Sun 25 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.87% 0.54% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.86% 1.29% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 3
Median salary £48,750 £65,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,569 £36,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
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
1343 1317 1581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 46.47% 41.68% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 746 889 1028
Median salary £41,624 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

Sun Salary Histogram in Scotland

Sun
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +7 20 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Edinburgh +3 3 £38,670 -
Aberdeen -1 2 £47,500 +22.58%
Sun
UK

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Sun.

1 26 (68.42%) Oracle
2 22 (57.89%) Solaris
2 22 (57.89%) Linux
3 19 (50.00%) IBM
4 18 (47.37%) SAN
5 17 (44.74%) AIX
6 16 (42.11%) Perl
7 15 (39.47%) SQL
7 15 (39.47%) Unix
7 15 (39.47%) HP
8 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
9 13 (34.21%) DNS
10 12 (31.58%) Java
11 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
11 11 (28.95%) Finance
12 10 (26.32%) Korn
12 10 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (26.32%) Firewall
13 9 (23.68%) Internet
13 9 (23.68%) HTTP
13 9 (23.68%) SSL
13 9 (23.68%) Sendmail
13 9 (23.68%) SSH
13 9 (23.68%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (21.05%) Windows
15 7 (18.42%) Veritas
15 7 (18.42%) Sun Certification
15 7 (18.42%) Project Management
15 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (7.89%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) SAN
2 13 (34.21%) DNS
2 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
3 10 (26.32%) Firewall
4 9 (23.68%) HTTP
4 9 (23.68%) Internet
4 9 (23.68%) SSH
4 9 (23.68%) SSL
5 3 (7.89%) DHCP
5 3 (7.89%) LDAP
5 3 (7.89%) Skype
5 3 (7.89%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.89%) Informix
2 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Cucumber
1 5 (13.16%) FitNesse
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (10.53%) Selenium
2 4 (10.53%) TestNG
3 3 (7.89%) ProC
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
3 5 (13.16%) Back Office
3 5 (13.16%) Retail
3 5 (13.16%) Retail Banking
4 4 (10.53%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.63%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Systems Engineer
1 10 (26.32%) Unix Engineer
1 10 (26.32%) Unix Systems Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Administrator
4 6 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Head of Delivery
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Server Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Server Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Solaris Administrator
6 3 (7.89%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Spring
2 4 (10.53%) Hibernate
3 3 (7.89%) LAMP
4 2 (5.26%) J2EE
4 2 (5.26%) Java EE
5 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Algorithms
1 5 (13.16%) CESG
1 5 (13.16%) Equities
1 5 (13.16%) User Experience
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Credit Derivative
3 2 (5.26%) Derivative
3 2 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.26%) IVR
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.63%) DataPower
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.63%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Linux
1 22 (57.89%) Solaris
2 17 (44.74%) AIX
3 15 (39.47%) Unix
4 10 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (21.05%) Windows
6 6 (15.79%) HPUX
7 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
8 4 (10.53%) OpenVMS
9 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (18.42%) Project Management
3 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
5 5 (13.16%) Analytics
5 5 (13.16%) Automation Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Business Transformation
5 5 (13.16%) Data Migration
5 5 (13.16%) Migration
5 5 (13.16%) People Management
5 5 (13.16%) Release Management
5 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.16%) Web Application Development
6 4 (10.53%) Open Source
6 4 (10.53%) SQL Optimisation
7 3 (7.89%) DevOps
7 3 (7.89%) Kanban
7 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) Perl
2 15 (39.47%) SQL
3 12 (31.58%) Java
4 10 (26.32%) Korn
5 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
6 5 (13.16%) Python
7 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.26%) C
8 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Sun Certification
2 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Sendmail
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (10.53%) Veritas File System
3 4 (10.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
4 3 (7.89%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (7.89%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) NetBackup
2 6 (15.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (7.89%) SCCM
4 2 (5.26%) Control-M
4 2 (5.26%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.63%) Nagios
5 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) Oracle
2 19 (50.00%) IBM
3 15 (39.47%) HP
4 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
5 7 (18.42%) Veritas
6 6 (15.79%) VMware
7 3 (7.89%) Citrix
7 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.26%) Informatica
8 2 (5.26%) Sybase
9 1 (2.63%) Twitter
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
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