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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 155 139 169
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +30
Permanent jobs citing Sun 12 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.43% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 1.06% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 6
Median salary £44,500 £65,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.53% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £70,000 £50,849
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.82%
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
1291 1229 1606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.28% 41.02% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 717 779 1054
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -5 12 £44,500 -31.53% 2
Sun
UK

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) Oracle
3 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 14 (53.85%) Unix
4 11 (42.31%) Finance
5 10 (38.46%) HP
6 9 (34.62%) Solaris
7 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
7 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
8 7 (26.92%) VMware
8 7 (26.92%) Java
8 7 (26.92%) IBM
9 6 (23.08%) SAN
9 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
9 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
9 6 (23.08%) Windows
9 6 (23.08%) AIX
9 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
9 6 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (19.23%) High Availability
10 5 (19.23%) Web Application Development
10 5 (19.23%) Automation Testing
10 5 (19.23%) Release Management
10 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
10 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
10 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
10 5 (19.23%) Cucumber

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Infor SunSystems
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
1 5 (19.23%) FitNesse
2 4 (15.38%) Selenium
2 4 (15.38%) TestNG
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Back Office
3 4 (15.38%) Financial Institution
4 3 (11.54%) Banking
5 2 (7.69%) Retail
5 2 (7.69%) Retail Banking
6 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
6 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Lead Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Team Lead
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Unix Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Unix Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Spring
2 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.69%) Software Packaging
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Algorithms
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (19.23%) Equities
1 5 (19.23%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Credit Derivative
2 3 (11.54%) Derivative
2 3 (11.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (7.69%) CESG
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) DataPower
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) Unix
3 9 (34.62%) Solaris
4 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (23.08%) AIX
5 6 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
7 2 (7.69%) HPUX
7 2 (7.69%) OpenVMS
7 2 (7.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 5 (19.23%) Automation Testing
2 5 (19.23%) High Availability
2 5 (19.23%) Project Management
2 5 (19.23%) Release Management
2 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
2 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
2 5 (19.23%) Web Application Development
3 4 (15.38%) Business Transformation
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Optimisation
4 3 (11.54%) Capacity Management
4 3 (11.54%) Change Management
4 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) ERP
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
3 7 (26.92%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
5 5 (19.23%) Perl
5 5 (19.23%) Python
6 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
7 3 (11.54%) Korn
8 2 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
1 5 (19.23%) Sun Certification
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (15.38%) Veritas File System
2 4 (15.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Control-M
1 3 (11.54%) ITRS Geneos
1 3 (11.54%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (7.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (3.85%) Nagios
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle
2 10 (38.46%) HP
3 7 (26.92%) IBM
3 7 (26.92%) VMware
4 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
5 5 (19.23%) Veritas
6 3 (11.54%) Informatica
6 3 (11.54%) Sybase
7 1 (3.85%) Twitter
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