The table below looks at the statistics for Sun Certification in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Certification
Rank 419 434 420
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 22 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.079% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.25% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 26
Average salary £32,500 £42,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.61% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £33,050 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £52,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -17.64%
Sun Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7210 6822 7913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.99% 31.50% 33.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5452 5351 6816
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Sun Certification
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Sun Certification Salary Trend in the South East

Sun Certification
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun Certification across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Sun Certification Salary Histogram in the South East

Sun Certification
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +6 12 £27,500 -47.11%
Buckinghamshire +7 5 £32,500 -10.95%
Surrey -1 4 £32,500 -23.52%
East Sussex - 1 £44,000 - 1
Sun Certification
England

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Sun Certification 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 Certification.

1 42 (85.71%) Sun
2 38 (77.55%) Java
3 35 (71.43%) SQL
4 32 (65.31%) J2EE
5 31 (63.27%) Linux
6 29 (59.18%) Struts
7 28 (57.14%) Degree
8 25 (51.02%) Spring
9 24 (48.98%) Hibernate
9 24 (48.98%) Oracle
10 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (42.86%) Web Services
11 18 (36.73%) EJB
11 18 (36.73%) Computer Science
11 18 (36.73%) Software Engineering
12 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
12 14 (28.57%) JSP
13 13 (26.53%) OCPJP
13 13 (26.53%) MS Office
13 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
13 13 (26.53%) UML
13 13 (26.53%) Solaris
14 12 (24.49%) Firewall
14 12 (24.49%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (24.49%) Apache
15 11 (22.45%) CCNA
15 11 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
15 11 (22.45%) JMS
15 11 (22.45%) HP
16 10 (20.41%) MS PowerPoint

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Sun Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (24.49%) Apache
2 10 (20.41%) Tomcat
3 7 (14.29%) Apache Solr
4 3 (6.12%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.04%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) Site Server
5 1 (2.04%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 13 (26.53%) MS Office
3 10 (20.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) Firewall
2 10 (20.41%) xDSL
2 10 (20.41%) VoIP
2 10 (20.41%) Ethernet
2 10 (20.41%) PPP
2 10 (20.41%) VPN
2 10 (20.41%) ATM
3 6 (12.24%) Broadband
3 6 (12.24%) DSLAM
4 2 (4.08%) MPLS
5 1 (2.04%) LDAP
5 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.04%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) MarkLogic
3 1 (2.04%) Triplestore
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) JUnit
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.08%) Maven
2 2 (4.08%) Ant
3 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.12%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Publishing
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (67.35%) Developer
2 28 (57.14%) J2EE Developer
3 26 (53.06%) Java Developer
4 21 (42.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 13 (26.53%) Support Analyst
5 13 (26.53%) Analyst
6 10 (20.41%) Developer Analyst
6 10 (20.41%) Software Support Analyst
7 8 (16.33%) Network Engineer
8 7 (14.29%) Technical Support
8 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
8 7 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
8 7 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
9 5 (10.20%) Network Support Engineer
9 5 (10.20%) Network Support
10 3 (6.12%) Junior Network Support
10 3 (6.12%) Junior Network Support Engineer
10 3 (6.12%) Junior Network Engineer
10 3 (6.12%) Junior Support Engineer
10 3 (6.12%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (65.31%) J2EE
2 29 (59.18%) Struts
3 25 (51.02%) Spring
4 24 (48.98%) Hibernate
5 21 (42.86%) Web Services
6 18 (36.73%) EJB
7 14 (28.57%) JSP
8 11 (22.45%) JMS
9 10 (20.41%) XML
10 9 (18.37%) Ajax
10 9 (18.37%) JSTL
10 9 (18.37%) Drools
10 9 (18.37%) jQuery
11 7 (14.29%) Lucene
12 3 (6.12%) JPA
13 1 (2.04%) HTML
13 1 (2.04%) RESTful
13 1 (2.04%) Stripes Framework
13 1 (2.04%) Apache Jena
13 1 (2.04%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) Computer Science
2 12 (24.49%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (63.27%) Linux
2 13 (26.53%) Solaris
3 10 (20.41%) UNIX
4 3 (6.12%) Windows
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.73%) Software Engineering
3 13 (26.53%) UML
4 10 (20.41%) E-Commerce
4 10 (20.41%) MVC
5 9 (18.37%) SOA
5 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
5 9 (18.37%) BPMN
6 8 (16.33%) Web Development
7 7 (14.29%) OWASP
8 4 (8.16%) ITIL
9 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
9 3 (6.12%) Use Case
9 3 (6.12%) Scrum
9 3 (6.12%) OOD
9 3 (6.12%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (6.12%) OO
10 2 (4.08%) TDD
10 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 38 (77.55%) Java
2 35 (71.43%) SQL
3 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) Perl
5 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.04%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 28 (57.14%) Degree
2 13 (26.53%) OCPJP
3 11 (22.45%) CCNA
3 11 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (20.41%) SCSA
4 10 (20.41%) OCMJD
4 10 (20.41%) CCNP
5 2 (4.08%) CISSP
6 1 (2.04%) MCSD
6 1 (2.04%) MCSE
6 1 (2.04%) OCPJWCD
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.04%) MBCS
6 1 (2.04%) CITP
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 42 (85.71%) Sun
2 24 (48.98%) Oracle
3 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
4 11 (22.45%) HP
5 10 (20.41%) Veritas
6 5 (10.20%) Huawei
7 3 (6.12%) VMware
8 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.04%) BEA
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco