The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Scotland region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 166 149 134
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -15
Permanent jobs citing Sun 4 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.46% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.95% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 15
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +43.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £39,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £52,500 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1616 1581 1541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 43.98% 48.90% 49.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1021 1065 1032
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
UK

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 -17 2 £47,500 -9.52%
Aberdeen +9 1 £45,000 -
Edinburgh -19 1 £70,000 +51.35%
Sun
UK

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) UNIX
3 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Solaris
4 5 (33.33%) SAN
5 4 (26.67%) EMC
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (26.67%) LDAP
5 4 (26.67%) Kerberos
5 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
5 4 (26.67%) SSL
5 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (26.67%) PKI
5 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
6 3 (20.00%) Korn
6 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) LDAP
2 4 (26.67%) Kerberos
2 4 (26.67%) SSL
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) IPsec
3 3 (20.00%) TACACS
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
4 1 (6.67%) X.509
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle9i Database
1 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Fiddler
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) Ant
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) DBA
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (26.67%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior UNIX Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) LAMP
2 1 (6.67%) Java EE
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) JAAS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) UNIX
3 5 (33.33%) Solaris
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 1 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Pattern Recognition
2 3 (20.00%) SIEM
2 3 (20.00%) OWASP
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
2 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Korn
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (13.33%) C
5 2 (13.33%) Bourne shell
5 2 (13.33%) sed
6 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.67%) AWK
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) GIAC
1 3 (20.00%) CISSP
2 2 (13.33%) Sun Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) OpenSSO
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.67%) Legato
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) EMC
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) F5
3 3 (20.00%) Juniper
3 3 (20.00%) Veritas
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) Twitter
5 1 (6.67%) ForgeRock
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Hitachi