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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 135 158 156
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -2
Permanent jobs citing Sun 5 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.70% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 4
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £42,275 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £52,250 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -
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
1058 1279 1280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.47% 41.73% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 665 825 815
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 - 4 £37,500 -
Edinburgh +9 1 £27,500 -42.10%
Sun
UK

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 22 (81.48%) Oracle
2 17 (62.96%) Solaris
3 16 (59.26%) SAN
4 14 (51.85%) Linux
5 12 (44.44%) Perl
5 12 (44.44%) IBM
6 11 (40.74%) AIX
7 10 (37.04%) Unix
7 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
7 10 (37.04%) DNS
7 10 (37.04%) HP
7 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (33.33%) SQL
9 7 (25.93%) Firewall
9 7 (25.93%) NetBackup
9 7 (25.93%) Java
9 7 (25.93%) HTTP
9 7 (25.93%) SSL
9 7 (25.93%) Veritas
9 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
9 7 (25.93%) Internet
9 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
9 7 (25.93%) SSH
9 7 (25.93%) Korn
9 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (25.93%) Sendmail
9 7 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
10 6 (22.22%) Windows

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 (11.11%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) SAN
2 10 (37.04%) DNS
2 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
3 7 (25.93%) Firewall
3 7 (25.93%) HTTP
3 7 (25.93%) Internet
3 7 (25.93%) SSH
3 7 (25.93%) SSL
4 3 (11.11%) DHCP
4 3 (11.11%) LDAP
4 3 (11.11%) Skype
4 3 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.11%) Informix
2 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (11.11%) ProC
General
1 5 (18.52%) Banking
1 5 (18.52%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Administrator
1 8 (29.63%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (25.93%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Technical Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Unix Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Head of Delivery
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Server Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Engineering Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) LAMP
2 2 (7.41%) J2EE
2 2 (7.41%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) CESG
2 2 (7.41%) IVR
2 2 (7.41%) SCADA
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Solaris
2 14 (51.85%) Linux
3 11 (40.74%) AIX
4 10 (37.04%) Unix
5 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (22.22%) Windows
7 5 (18.52%) HPUX
8 4 (14.81%) OpenVMS
9 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
9 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (7.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
4 5 (18.52%) Migration
4 5 (18.52%) People Management
5 3 (11.11%) Analytics
5 3 (11.11%) DevOps
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Kanban
5 3 (11.11%) Open Source
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.41%) Business Transformation
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) Critical Success Factor
6 2 (7.41%) Data Management
6 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Perl
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) Java
3 7 (25.93%) Korn
3 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) OCPJP
3 2 (7.41%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Sendmail
2 4 (14.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (14.81%) Veritas File System
2 4 (14.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) NetBackup
2 6 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Oracle
2 12 (44.44%) IBM
3 10 (37.04%) HP
4 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
4 7 (25.93%) Veritas
5 4 (14.81%) VMware
6 3 (11.11%) Citrix
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.41%) Remedy
8 1 (3.70%) Infor