The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Sheffield 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 68 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sun 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.40% - 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £27,450 - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
Vendors Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
346 181 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 46.51% 36.35% 47.99%
Number of salaries quoted 292 152 271
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,120 £24,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
South Yorkshire

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Sun
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the Sheffield region.

Sun Salary Trend in Sheffield

Sun
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX Support
1 3 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec