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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 147 158 135
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Permanent jobs citing Sun 12 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.32% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 0.73% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 12
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,550 £36,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,188 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
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
1230 1507 1434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.74% 43.42% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 775 969 876
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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
Edinburgh +11 6 £43,500 -15.85%
Glasgow - 5 £42,500 - 1
Aberdeen +8 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Sun
UK

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 18 (81.82%) UNIX
2 14 (63.64%) Solaris
3 12 (54.55%) Oracle
4 11 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 10 (45.45%) Linux
6 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
7 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
7 8 (36.36%) IBM
7 8 (36.36%) Windows
7 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (31.82%) Finance
9 6 (27.27%) VMware
9 6 (27.27%) NetBackup
9 6 (27.27%) EMC
10 5 (22.73%) HP
10 5 (22.73%) Dell
10 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
10 5 (22.73%) AIX
10 5 (22.73%) Perl
10 5 (22.73%) LDAP
10 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
11 4 (18.18%) Puppet
11 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (18.18%) vSphere
11 4 (18.18%) PowerHA
11 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
11 4 (18.18%) Korn
11 4 (18.18%) Degree
11 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
11 4 (18.18%) Cisco

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
1 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Node.js
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) LDAP
2 4 (18.18%) SSL
2 4 (18.18%) SAN
3 3 (13.64%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.55%) VoIP
5 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.09%) Informix
3 2 (9.09%) Ingres
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Java Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Field Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) WinForms
3 2 (9.09%) WPF
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) Sass
4 1 (4.55%) LESS
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) Java EE
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) EPoS
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (4.55%) FMCG
1 1 (4.55%) iPhone
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) UNIX
2 14 (63.64%) Solaris
3 10 (45.45%) Linux
4 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (22.73%) AIX
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
9 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL
1 3 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.55%) OO
2 1 (4.55%) MVC
2 1 (4.55%) Migration
2 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.55%) TDD
2 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Perl
1 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
1 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
2 4 (18.18%) Korn
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) VB
3 3 (13.64%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) XAML
4 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) NCDA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Sun Certification
3 1 (4.55%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) vSphere
2 4 (18.18%) PowerHA
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.55%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) NetBackup
2 4 (18.18%) Puppet
2 4 (18.18%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (9.09%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle
2 11 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) IBM
5 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 6 (27.27%) EMC
6 5 (22.73%) HP
6 5 (22.73%) Dell
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco
7 4 (18.18%) Symantec
8 3 (13.64%) CommVault
9 2 (9.09%) NetApp
9 2 (9.09%) Citrix
9 2 (9.09%) CA
10 1 (4.55%) Fujitsu
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Bank of Scotland
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Glasgow
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, or Linlithgow, Scotland
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
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Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago