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 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 149 163 125
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -38
Permanent jobs citing Sun 10 12 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.30% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.70% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 17
Average salary £56,250 £47,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +41.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,358 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
1275 1710 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.59% 43.09% 50.40%
Number of salaries quoted 781 1085 927
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,850 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 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 28 April 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
West Lothian +5 4 £70,000 - 4
Edinburgh +6 3 £38,750 -24.75%
Glasgow +5 2 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Sun
UK

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 16 (76.19%) UNIX
2 14 (66.67%) Linux
3 13 (61.90%) Solaris
3 13 (61.90%) Oracle
4 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
5 8 (38.10%) IBM
5 8 (38.10%) Perl
5 8 (38.10%) Windows
5 8 (38.10%) Degree
5 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (33.33%) Finance
6 7 (33.33%) VMware
6 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
7 6 (28.57%) HP
7 6 (28.57%) EMC
7 6 (28.57%) SAN
8 5 (23.81%) Symantec
8 5 (23.81%) Dell
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
8 5 (23.81%) AIX
9 4 (19.05%) NetBackup
9 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (19.05%) Korn
9 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
9 4 (19.05%) SQL

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (14.29%) VoIP
2 3 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) WLAN
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) VLAN
4 1 (4.76%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.52%) Informix
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (9.52%) Ingres
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.76%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support
4 2 (9.52%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (9.52%) WinForms
3 2 (9.52%) WPF
4 1 (4.76%) Java EE
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Replication
2 2 (9.52%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) EPoS
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.76%) FMCG
3 1 (4.76%) iPhone
3 1 (4.76%) iPad
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) UNIX
2 14 (66.67%) Linux
3 13 (61.90%) Solaris
4 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (38.10%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) AIX
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
9 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
9 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (9.52%) High Availability
3 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Network Management
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) OO
3 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.76%) SOA
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.76%) Network Design
3 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Perl
1 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
2 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 4 (19.05%) Korn
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) VB
4 3 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.76%) XAML
6 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.52%) MOS
4 2 (9.52%) HNC
4 2 (9.52%) HND
4 2 (9.52%) MCSE
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) VTSP
5 1 (4.76%) OCPJP
5 1 (4.76%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) vSphere
1 4 (19.05%) PowerHA
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) Xen
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 4 (19.05%) NetBackup
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (4.76%) logstash
3 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.76%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Oracle
2 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 8 (38.10%) IBM
4 7 (33.33%) VMware
5 6 (28.57%) HP
5 6 (28.57%) EMC
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco
6 5 (23.81%) Dell
6 5 (23.81%) Symantec
7 2 (9.52%) Intel
7 2 (9.52%) Juniper
8 1 (4.76%) CA
8 1 (4.76%) CommVault
8 1 (4.76%) Fujitsu
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