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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 150 153 173
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +20
Permanent jobs citing Sun 13 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.45% 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% 0.79% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 9
Average salary £44,750 £56,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.44% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £53,358
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1280 1265 1707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.48% 40.33% 43.28%
Number of salaries quoted 744 773 1082
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 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
(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 +6 13 £44,750 -31.15% 1
Sun
UK

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Oracle
3 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 16 (57.14%) Unix
4 12 (42.86%) Shell Script
5 10 (35.71%) Windows
5 10 (35.71%) SAN
6 9 (32.14%) Solaris
6 9 (32.14%) Finance
7 8 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 7 (25.00%) HP
8 7 (25.00%) ERP
8 7 (25.00%) Infor SunSystems
9 6 (21.43%) ITIL
9 6 (21.43%) PL/SQL
9 6 (21.43%) Oracle ERP
9 6 (21.43%) VMware
9 6 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (17.86%) Web Application Development
10 5 (17.86%) Automation Testing
10 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
10 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
10 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
10 5 (17.86%) Cucumber
10 5 (17.86%) High Availability
10 5 (17.86%) Spring
10 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
10 5 (17.86%) FitNesse

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Infor SunSystems
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Cucumber
1 5 (17.86%) FitNesse
2 4 (14.29%) Selenium
2 4 (14.29%) TestNG
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Back Office
3 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Environment Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Team Lead
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Spring
2 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.14%) Software Packaging
4 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (17.86%) Equities
1 5 (17.86%) User Experience
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.71%) Credit Derivative
3 3 (10.71%) Derivative
3 3 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) DataPower
4 1 (3.57%) Life Science
4 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 16 (57.14%) Unix
3 10 (35.71%) Windows
4 9 (32.14%) Solaris
5 8 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (17.86%) AIX
7 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 2 (7.14%) HPUX
8 2 (7.14%) OpenVMS
8 2 (7.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ERP
2 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (17.86%) Automation Testing
3 5 (17.86%) High Availability
3 5 (17.86%) Release Management
3 5 (17.86%) Service Management
3 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
3 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
3 5 (17.86%) Web Application Development
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 4 (14.29%) Change Management
4 4 (14.29%) Patch Management
4 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Optimisation
5 3 (10.71%) Capacity Management
5 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 6 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 5 (17.86%) Java
4 5 (17.86%) Python
5 4 (14.29%) Perl
6 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
7 2 (7.14%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) Sun Certification
3 4 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 4 (14.29%) Veritas File System
1 4 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Control-M
1 3 (10.71%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (7.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) HP
3 6 (21.43%) VMware
4 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
5 4 (14.29%) IBM
5 4 (14.29%) Veritas
6 3 (10.71%) Informatica
6 3 (10.71%) Sybase
7 1 (3.57%) IFS
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