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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 348 304 239
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -65
Permanent jobs citing Sun 93 158 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.67% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% 1.40% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 65 117 170
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
10868 11255 11477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.66% 48.05% 51.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8545 8852 9286
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
Berkshire -50 31 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Hampshire -8 27 £60,000 +50.00% 6
Surrey +14 19 £47,500 +7.34% 3
West Sussex +12 10 £48,750 +21.87%
Kent +9 4 £35,000 -51.04%
Buckinghamshire -6 2 £52,500 +50.00%
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 137 (57.81%) Linux
2 132 (55.70%) Oracle
3 108 (45.57%) Windows
4 91 (38.40%) Solaris
5 84 (35.44%) UNIX
6 80 (33.76%) HP
7 61 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (24.89%) Degree
8 59 (24.89%) SQL Server
9 58 (24.47%) Java
10 56 (23.63%) Microsoft
10 56 (23.63%) Security Cleared
10 56 (23.63%) Analytical Skills
11 53 (22.36%) SQL
12 51 (21.52%) Perl
13 49 (20.68%) SAN
14 46 (19.41%) EMC
14 46 (19.41%) SC Cleared
15 45 (18.99%) Active Directory
15 45 (18.99%) Finance
16 44 (18.57%) Apache
17 41 (17.30%) DV Cleared
18 39 (16.46%) Replication
19 38 (16.03%) Computer Science
20 36 (15.19%) J2EE
21 35 (14.77%) Web Services
21 35 (14.77%) Cisco
22 34 (14.35%) Red Hat
22 34 (14.35%) Firewall
22 34 (14.35%) Spring

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 44 (18.57%) Apache
2 24 (10.13%) WebSphere
3 22 (9.28%) WebLogic
4 21 (8.86%) IIS
5 20 (8.44%) Tomcat
6 15 (6.33%) JBoss
7 13 (5.49%) GlassFish
8 6 (2.53%) Eucalyptus
9 5 (2.11%) JCAPS
9 5 (2.11%) MS Exchange
9 5 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (1.69%) Mule
11 3 (1.27%) Mule ESB
12 2 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.42%) SAS
13 1 (0.42%) Confluence
13 1 (0.42%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 27 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.06%) MS Office
3 10 (4.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.53%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.11%) HFM
3 3 (1.27%) Nortel Periphonics
4 2 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.84%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.42%) BASE24
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.42%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.42%) Magento
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.22%) SaaS
2 6 (2.53%) PaaS
2 6 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.27%) Taleo
4 2 (0.84%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 49 (20.68%) SAN
2 34 (14.35%) Firewall
3 33 (13.92%) TCP/IP
4 27 (11.39%) NAS
5 25 (10.55%) Fibre Channel
6 19 (8.02%) Internet
7 17 (7.17%) Broadband
7 17 (7.17%) LDAP
8 14 (5.91%) VPN
9 11 (4.64%) DNS
10 10 (4.22%) PPP
10 10 (4.22%) ATM
10 10 (4.22%) Ethernet
10 10 (4.22%) LAN
10 10 (4.22%) VoIP
10 10 (4.22%) WAN
10 10 (4.22%) xDSL
11 7 (2.95%) Kerberos
11 7 (2.95%) DSLAM
12 6 (2.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (24.89%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.13%) Oracle Database
3 15 (6.33%) MySQL
4 12 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (4.64%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.22%) RDBMS
6 10 (4.22%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (2.95%) SQLPlus
7 7 (2.95%) Big Data
8 5 (2.11%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.11%) DB2
9 4 (1.69%) OLTP
9 4 (1.69%) VLDB
10 2 (0.84%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.42%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (7.59%) Maven
2 17 (7.17%) Git (software)
3 16 (6.75%) JUnit
4 13 (5.49%) Eclipse
4 13 (5.49%) NetBeans
4 13 (5.49%) Subversion
5 10 (4.22%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (3.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (3.80%) StarTeam
7 7 (2.95%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.11%) Gradle
8 5 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.84%) Mockito
9 2 (0.84%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.42%) JIRA
10 1 (0.42%) Firebug
10 1 (0.42%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.42%) JMeter
General
1 45 (18.99%) Finance
2 20 (8.44%) Telecoms
2 20 (8.44%) Spanish Language
3 19 (8.02%) German Language
4 16 (6.75%) Italian Language
5 14 (5.91%) Dutch Language
6 13 (5.49%) Manufacturing
7 10 (4.22%) French Language
8 8 (3.38%) Banking
9 6 (2.53%) Back Office
10 5 (2.11%) Legal
10 5 (2.11%) Marketing
11 4 (1.69%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.84%) Games
12 2 (0.84%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (17.30%) Developer
2 39 (16.46%) Support Engineer
3 29 (12.24%) Java Developer
4 27 (11.39%) Administrator
5 24 (10.13%) Systems Administrator
5 24 (10.13%) Storage Engineer
5 24 (10.13%) SAN Engineer
5 24 (10.13%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 23 (9.70%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 23 (9.70%) EMC Engineer
7 20 (8.44%) Consultant
8 19 (8.02%) J2EE Developer
8 19 (8.02%) UNIX Administrator
8 19 (8.02%) Linux Engineer
8 19 (8.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 17 (7.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 17 (7.17%) Technical Support
10 16 (6.75%) 3rd Line Support
10 16 (6.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 16 (6.75%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (15.19%) J2EE
2 35 (14.77%) Web Services
3 34 (14.35%) Spring
4 30 (12.66%) Dojo
5 25 (10.55%) .NET
6 19 (8.02%) jQuery
7 17 (7.17%) HTML
8 16 (6.75%) Hibernate
9 15 (6.33%) JMS
10 13 (5.49%) J2SE
10 13 (5.49%) SOAP
10 13 (5.49%) JSON
11 12 (5.06%) Ajax
12 11 (4.64%) CSS
12 11 (4.64%) XML
13 10 (4.22%) JPA
13 10 (4.22%) RESTful
14 9 (3.80%) Servlets
14 9 (3.80%) JDBC
15 8 (3.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (23.63%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (16.46%) Replication
3 38 (16.03%) Computer Science
4 32 (13.50%) Clustering
5 17 (7.17%) Management Information System
5 17 (7.17%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (7.17%) Enterprise Storage
6 8 (3.38%) Open Source
6 8 (3.38%) HACMP
7 7 (2.95%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.95%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.69%) PMI
8 4 (1.69%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.27%) Smartcard
9 3 (1.27%) Statistics
10 2 (0.84%) PKI
10 2 (0.84%) FMCG
10 2 (0.84%) iPhone
10 2 (0.84%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.84%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 137 (57.81%) Linux
2 108 (45.57%) Windows
3 91 (38.40%) Solaris
4 84 (35.44%) UNIX
5 30 (12.66%) AIX
6 26 (10.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (8.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (8.02%) HPUX
10 10 (4.22%) Oracle Linux
11 9 (3.80%) CentOS
12 8 (3.38%) SUSE
13 6 (2.53%) IRIX
14 4 (1.69%) Windows 8
14 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (1.27%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.84%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.84%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.84%) Android
17 1 (0.42%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 27 (11.39%) Software Engineering
3 27 (11.39%) Performance Monitoring
4 21 (8.86%) Capacity Management
4 21 (8.86%) SOA
5 20 (8.44%) UML
6 19 (8.02%) Configuration Management
6 19 (8.02%) Multithreading
6 19 (8.02%) Performance Analysis
7 17 (7.17%) Waterfall
8 16 (6.75%) Financial Modelling
8 16 (6.75%) Service Management
9 14 (5.91%) Risk Management
9 14 (5.91%) Migration
9 14 (5.91%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (5.91%) Load Balancing
9 14 (5.91%) Mentoring
10 13 (5.49%) Risk Analytics
10 13 (5.49%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 58 (24.47%) Java
2 53 (22.36%) SQL
3 51 (21.52%) Perl
4 31 (13.08%) JavaScript
5 25 (10.55%) Shell Script
6 18 (7.59%) PowerShell
7 14 (5.91%) VBA
7 14 (5.91%) PL/SQL
8 13 (5.49%) C++
9 12 (5.06%) C
10 10 (4.22%) Python
11 8 (3.38%) C#
12 4 (1.69%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.42%) AWK
13 1 (0.42%) Korn
13 1 (0.42%) XQuery
13 1 (0.42%) VBScript
13 1 (0.42%) VB
13 1 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 59 (24.89%) Degree
2 56 (23.63%) Security Cleared
3 46 (19.41%) SC Cleared
4 41 (17.30%) DV Cleared
5 31 (13.08%) OCPJP
6 25 (10.55%) Oracle Certification
7 24 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (9.28%) Sun Certification
9 17 (7.17%) RHCE
10 16 (6.75%) OCMJD
11 14 (5.91%) MCSE
12 11 (4.64%) SCSA
13 10 (4.22%) CCNP
13 10 (4.22%) CCNA
13 10 (4.22%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (3.80%) Network+ Certification
15 8 (3.38%) BC Cleared
16 5 (2.11%) PMP
16 5 (2.11%) PMI Certification
17 4 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.75%) SLA
2 11 (4.64%) QA
3 5 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.42%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 45 (18.99%) Active Directory
2 17 (7.17%) Samba
3 10 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.22%) Hyper-V
3 10 (4.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (2.95%) NFS
4 7 (2.95%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (2.53%) vSphere
5 6 (2.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (1.27%) Firmware
6 3 (1.27%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.27%) Xen
7 2 (0.84%) KVM
7 2 (0.84%) iptables
8 1 (0.42%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.42%) XenServer
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 25 (10.55%) EMC NetWorker
2 20 (8.44%) NetBackup
3 11 (4.64%) OpenView
4 10 (4.22%) Puppet
5 7 (2.95%) Cacti
5 7 (2.95%) Tivoli
5 7 (2.95%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (2.95%) Nagios
5 7 (2.95%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (2.53%) Control-M
6 6 (2.53%) Ganglia
6 6 (2.53%) Data Guard
7 3 (1.27%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (0.84%) Graphite
9 1 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.42%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 132 (55.70%) Oracle
2 80 (33.76%) HP
3 56 (23.63%) Microsoft
4 46 (19.41%) EMC
5 35 (14.77%) Cisco
6 34 (14.35%) Red Hat
7 30 (12.66%) Veritas
8 29 (12.24%) IBM
9 24 (10.13%) StorageTek
10 22 (9.28%) VMware
11 20 (8.44%) Brocade
12 14 (5.91%) TOWER Software
13 11 (4.64%) NetApp
14 9 (3.80%) CommVault
15 8 (3.38%) SAP
15 8 (3.38%) Dell
15 8 (3.38%) CA
15 8 (3.38%) Huawei
16 7 (2.95%) PeopleSoft
17 6 (2.53%) BMC
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + good pension, 36 days holdiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Uplift, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
University of Southampton
Salary: From £28,695 to £35,256 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: Excellent Salary - Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago