The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 50 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Sun 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.32% 1.74% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 3.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Sun
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
175 152 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 55.38% 52.96% 47.94%
Number of salaries quoted 123 97 69
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Sun
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Sun Salary Trend in Solihull

Sun
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Netezza
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Netezza