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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank - 61 66
Permanent jobs citing Sun 0 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - 1.27% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.86% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £25,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.64%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
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
310 280 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 61.63% 44.30% 51.25%
Number of salaries quoted 274 231 255
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 August 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 27 August 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%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
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%) 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%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (25.00%) SCTP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) M3UA
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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
1 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
1 1 (25.00%) Gradle
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Ivy
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
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%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) CPAN
1 1 (25.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) DTV
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) IVR
1 1 (25.00%) Wiki
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
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%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
2 1 (25.00%) C-shell
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) RHCE
1 1 (25.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (25.00%) Xen
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) YUM
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Vignette
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Redknee
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) BEA