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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun
UK / Scotland
Rank - 148 146
Permanent jobs citing Sun 0 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.41% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.91% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 10
Median salary - £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
924 1325 1265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.69% 44.92% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 602 802 815
Median salary £41,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.59% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas File System
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) VMS
3 2 (33.33%) OpenVMS
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (16.67%) SCADA
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Solaris
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) OpenVMS
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) VMS
3 1 (16.67%) HPUX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (33.33%) Veritas File System
1 2 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Infor
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy