The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank - - 64
Permanent jobs citing Sun 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - - 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category - - 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Sun
South West

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

Vendors Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
307 203 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 39.26% 37.11% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 257 179 248
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,875
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Sun
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Sun Salary Trend in Somerset

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Data Security
3 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Replication
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) Sage
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Data Management
4 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) JSF
4 3 (37.50%) JNDI
4 3 (37.50%) Maven
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) JDBC
4 3 (37.50%) JSP
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) XSLT
4 3 (37.50%) Ant
4 3 (37.50%) JUnit

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) VPN
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Ant
1 3 (37.50%) JUnit
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Ivy
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Network Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security Manager
2 4 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Systems Manager
3 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Consultant
3 3 (37.50%) Analyst Programmer
3 3 (37.50%) Programmer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Java Analyst Programmer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Consultant
3 3 (37.50%) Java Programmer
3 3 (37.50%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) JDBC
1 3 (37.50%) JSP
1 3 (37.50%) SOAP
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) XSLT
1 3 (37.50%) JMS
1 3 (37.50%) Java RMI
1 3 (37.50%) JAXB
1 3 (37.50%) JMX
1 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
1 3 (37.50%) JSF
1 3 (37.50%) JNDI
1 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
1 3 (37.50%) FreeMarker
1 3 (37.50%) Spring Security
1 3 (37.50%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (50.00%) Replication
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Security
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
1 4 (50.00%) Data Management
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
1 4 (50.00%) Sage
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) JBoss