The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 316 236 268
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +32
Permanent jobs citing Sun 125 194 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.61% 0.92% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 1.92% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 94 151 134
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
Sun
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10412 10111 10888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.40% 48.13% 50.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8276 7857 8922
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Sun
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Sun Salary Trend in the South East

Sun
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Sun Salary Histogram in the South East

Sun
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
Surrey +23 40 £45,000 -
Berkshire -69 34 £40,000 -4.76% 6
Hampshire -10 23 £60,000 +50.00% 4
West Sussex +11 18 £40,000 -
Kent +8 4 £54,000 +16.12%
Sussex - 3 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire -7 2 £32,500 -18.75% 1
East Sussex - 1 £44,000 - 1
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 160 (57.35%) Linux
2 148 (53.05%) Oracle
3 127 (45.52%) Windows
4 107 (38.35%) Solaris
5 99 (35.48%) UNIX
6 86 (30.82%) HP
7 76 (27.24%) Microsoft
7 76 (27.24%) Agile Software Development
8 75 (26.88%) SQL Server
9 70 (25.09%) Java
10 69 (24.73%) Degree
11 66 (23.66%) SQL
12 55 (19.71%) J2EE
13 53 (19.00%) Apache
14 52 (18.64%) Finance
14 52 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
15 50 (17.92%) Spring
15 50 (17.92%) IBM
16 49 (17.56%) SAN
17 47 (16.85%) AIX
17 47 (16.85%) Red Hat
17 47 (16.85%) Security Cleared
18 45 (16.13%) Web Services
19 44 (15.77%) Computer Science
20 43 (15.41%) OCPJP
21 41 (14.70%) EMC
21 41 (14.70%) Software Engineering
22 40 (14.34%) JavaScript
23 39 (13.98%) Firewall
24 38 (13.62%) SC Cleared

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 53 (19.00%) Apache
2 30 (10.75%) WebLogic
3 27 (9.68%) WebSphere
4 25 (8.96%) IIS
4 25 (8.96%) Tomcat
5 17 (6.09%) GlassFish
6 16 (5.73%) JBoss
7 7 (2.51%) JCAPS
8 5 (1.79%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.72%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.72%) CICS
9 2 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.72%) Eucalyptus
9 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.36%) Mule
10 1 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 30 (10.75%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.66%) MS Office
3 11 (3.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.51%) Siebel Analytics
2 5 (1.79%) HFM
3 4 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.08%) Nortel Periphonics
5 1 (0.36%) BASE24
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.79%) SaaS
3 2 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (17.56%) SAN
2 39 (13.98%) Firewall
3 28 (10.04%) Internet
4 27 (9.68%) NAS
4 27 (9.68%) TCP/IP
5 22 (7.89%) Fibre Channel
6 20 (7.17%) LDAP
7 19 (6.81%) Broadband
8 18 (6.45%) WAN
9 17 (6.09%) LAN
10 15 (5.38%) VPN
11 13 (4.66%) DNS
12 12 (4.30%) ATM
12 12 (4.30%) Ethernet
13 11 (3.94%) VoIP
13 11 (3.94%) PPP
13 11 (3.94%) xDSL
14 9 (3.23%) SSL
14 9 (3.23%) Kerberos
15 7 (2.51%) DSLAM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (26.88%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.24%) Oracle Database
3 15 (5.38%) Relational Database
4 14 (5.02%) RDBMS
4 14 (5.02%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (3.58%) MySQL
6 8 (2.87%) Big Data
7 5 (1.79%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.43%) SQLPlus
9 2 (0.72%) OLTP
9 2 (0.72%) VLDB
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.36%) MarkLogic
10 1 (0.36%) Triplestore
10 1 (0.36%) DB2
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 22 (7.89%) JUnit
2 18 (6.45%) Maven
3 16 (5.73%) Eclipse
4 15 (5.38%) NetBeans
5 14 (5.02%) Git (software)
6 12 (4.30%) Subversion
7 11 (3.94%) StarTeam
7 11 (3.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 11 (3.94%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.72%) Mockito
9 2 (0.72%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.72%) Gradle
9 2 (0.72%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.36%) Ant
10 1 (0.36%) WebLogic Workshop
10 1 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 52 (18.64%) Finance
2 23 (8.24%) Telecoms
3 19 (6.81%) German Language
4 17 (6.09%) Spanish Language
5 14 (5.02%) Italian Language
5 14 (5.02%) Marketing
6 13 (4.66%) Dutch Language
7 11 (3.94%) Banking
8 10 (3.58%) Manufacturing
9 9 (3.23%) French Language
10 6 (2.15%) Legal
11 5 (1.79%) Back Office
12 4 (1.43%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.36%) Publishing
13 1 (0.36%) Games
13 1 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (20.07%) Developer
2 42 (15.05%) Java Developer
3 40 (14.34%) Support Engineer
4 36 (12.90%) J2EE Developer
5 34 (12.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 28 (10.04%) Technical Engineer
7 27 (9.68%) Administrator
8 26 (9.32%) Systems Administrator
9 25 (8.96%) Consultant
10 24 (8.60%) Technical Support
10 24 (8.60%) UNIX Administrator
11 22 (7.89%) Architect
11 22 (7.89%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 22 (7.89%) Storage Engineer
11 22 (7.89%) SAN Engineer
11 22 (7.89%) SAN Storage Engineer
12 21 (7.53%) Technical Support Engineer
13 20 (7.17%) EMC Storage Engineer
13 20 (7.17%) EMC Engineer
14 18 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (19.71%) J2EE
2 50 (17.92%) Spring
3 45 (16.13%) Web Services
4 36 (12.90%) Dojo
5 33 (11.83%) Hibernate
6 26 (9.32%) jQuery
7 22 (7.89%) .NET
8 19 (6.81%) JMS
9 18 (6.45%) HTML
10 17 (6.09%) XML
11 15 (5.38%) J2SE
11 15 (5.38%) Ajax
11 15 (5.38%) JSON
12 14 (5.02%) Struts
12 14 (5.02%) RESTful
13 12 (4.30%) CSS
13 12 (4.30%) Servlets
13 12 (4.30%) SOAP
13 12 (4.30%) JPA
14 11 (3.94%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 52 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (15.77%) Computer Science
3 32 (11.47%) Clustering
4 31 (11.11%) Replication
5 20 (7.17%) Enterprise Storage
6 18 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (4.30%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.87%) Mainframe
8 8 (2.87%) N-Tier
8 8 (2.87%) HACMP
9 7 (2.51%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.43%) PMI
10 4 (1.43%) iSeries
10 4 (1.43%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.43%) Open Source
11 3 (1.08%) Smartcard
12 2 (0.72%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.72%) AS400
12 2 (0.72%) LPAR
12 2 (0.72%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 160 (57.35%) Linux
2 127 (45.52%) Windows
3 107 (38.35%) Solaris
4 99 (35.48%) UNIX
5 47 (16.85%) AIX
6 38 (13.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 33 (11.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (8.24%) HPUX
9 20 (7.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (5.02%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (3.94%) Oracle Linux
12 9 (3.23%) CentOS
12 9 (3.23%) SUSE
13 6 (2.15%) IRIX
14 5 (1.79%) Ubuntu
15 4 (1.43%) Windows 7
16 3 (1.08%) zOS
16 3 (1.08%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.72%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.72%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (27.24%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (14.70%) Software Engineering
3 27 (9.68%) SOA
4 26 (9.32%) Performance Monitoring
5 25 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
5 25 (8.96%) Multithreading
6 23 (8.24%) UML
7 22 (7.89%) Service Management
8 21 (7.53%) Project Management
8 21 (7.53%) ITIL
9 20 (7.17%) Analytics
10 18 (6.45%) Capacity Management
10 18 (6.45%) Performance Analysis
11 17 (6.09%) Load Balancing
12 15 (5.38%) AOP
12 15 (5.38%) Mentoring
13 14 (5.02%) Financial Modelling
13 14 (5.02%) Waterfall
13 14 (5.02%) Configuration Management
14 13 (4.66%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (25.09%) Java
2 66 (23.66%) SQL
3 40 (14.34%) JavaScript
4 37 (13.26%) Perl
5 20 (7.17%) Shell Script
6 18 (6.45%) PowerShell
7 16 (5.73%) C++
8 14 (5.02%) C
9 13 (4.66%) VBA
10 11 (3.94%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.87%) C#
12 7 (2.51%) Python
13 3 (1.08%) VBScript
13 3 (1.08%) JCL
14 2 (0.72%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.36%) sed
15 1 (0.36%) AWK
15 1 (0.36%) Ruby
15 1 (0.36%) Korn
15 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 69 (24.73%) Degree
2 47 (16.85%) Security Cleared
3 43 (15.41%) OCPJP
4 38 (13.62%) SC Cleared
5 34 (12.19%) Oracle Certification
6 32 (11.47%) DV Cleared
7 30 (10.75%) Sun Certification
8 28 (10.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (7.89%) OCMJD
10 16 (5.73%) MCSE
11 13 (4.66%) SCSA
12 12 (4.30%) CCNA
12 12 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (3.94%) CCNP
13 11 (3.94%) Network+ Certification
14 10 (3.58%) BC Cleared
14 10 (3.58%) RHCE
15 6 (2.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 5 (1.79%) PMP
16 5 (1.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.45%) SLA
2 9 (3.23%) QA
3 6 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.36%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 35 (12.54%) Active Directory
2 18 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.30%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 9 (3.23%) vSphere
5 8 (2.87%) Samba
5 8 (2.87%) NFS
6 7 (2.51%) VMware ESX
6 7 (2.51%) XenApp
6 7 (2.51%) XenDesktop
7 6 (2.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 4 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.72%) Firmware
9 2 (0.72%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.36%) Xen
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.36%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 24 (8.60%) EMC NetWorker
2 23 (8.24%) NetBackup
3 12 (4.30%) Tivoli
4 10 (3.58%) Control-M
5 8 (2.87%) OpenView
6 7 (2.51%) Puppet
6 7 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (2.15%) HP SiteScope
7 6 (2.15%) Unicenter
7 6 (2.15%) Tivoli NetView
7 6 (2.15%) OMEGAMON
7 6 (2.15%) MOM
8 4 (1.43%) Data Guard
9 3 (1.08%) Cisco IPCC
10 2 (0.72%) Cacti
10 2 (0.72%) Ganglia
10 2 (0.72%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.72%) MIMEsweeper
10 2 (0.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 148 (53.05%) Oracle
2 86 (30.82%) HP
3 76 (27.24%) Microsoft
4 50 (17.92%) IBM
5 47 (16.85%) Red Hat
6 41 (14.70%) EMC
7 36 (12.90%) Cisco
7 36 (12.90%) VMware
8 33 (11.83%) Veritas
9 23 (8.24%) StorageTek
10 15 (5.38%) NetApp
10 15 (5.38%) Brocade
11 13 (4.66%) TOWER Software
12 12 (4.30%) Informatica
13 10 (3.58%) CA
14 9 (3.23%) SAP
14 9 (3.23%) Dell
14 9 (3.23%) Citrix
15 8 (2.87%) Huawei
15 8 (2.87%) 3PAR
Southampton, Hampshire
Specsavers
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Outsource UK
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Pension Plan, Insurance Group, Income Protection, Bonus, +++
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Hampshire
SCC
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum Plus company Van
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading, or Linlithgow, Scotland
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading, or Linlithgow, Scotland
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago