The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 69 62 70
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Sun 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.17% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.36% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £27,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.48%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Sun
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
298 281 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 49.26% 57.35% 47.95%
Number of salaries quoted 241 241 245
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Sun
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Sun Salary Trend in Slough

Sun
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) DAB
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Redknee
1 1 (100.00%) Crossbeam
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Sandvine

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) DAB
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Redknee
1 1 (100.00%) Crossbeam
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Sandvine