The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 74 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sun 3 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.40% - 1.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% - 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Average salary £52,500 - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% -
Sun
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Vendors Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
377 207 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 49.74% 46.94% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 308 191 240
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,150 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £48,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 October 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%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) BMC
1 3 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (100.00%) Control-M
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (100.00%) F5

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (100.00%) Control-M
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) BMC
1 3 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) F5