The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Slough 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 62 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Sun 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.20% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.32% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £27,500 £39,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.48% +36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
286 312 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 58.49% 47.71% 52.23%
Number of salaries quoted 246 246 260
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
Berkshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow Management
2 2 (50.00%) Logistics
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) NFS
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Hudson
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Gradle
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) M3UA
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Ivy

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) M3UA
2 1 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (25.00%) SCTP
2 1 (25.00%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) SMPP
2 1 (25.00%) TCAP
2 1 (25.00%) SCCP
2 1 (25.00%) INAP
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) SMS
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
1 1 (25.00%) Gradle
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Ivy
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CPAN
1 1 (25.00%) X-Windows
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Wiki
1 1 (25.00%) DTV
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow Management
1 2 (50.00%) Logistics
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C-shell
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (25.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) YUM
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Vignette
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Redknee
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) BEA