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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 336 376 332
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -44
Permanent jobs citing Sun 90 93 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.44% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.11% 0.89% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 80 76 111
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
8113 10497 11129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 46.46% 49.81% 51.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6479 8671 8525
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +45 40 £57,500 +12.19% 2
Surrey +19 16 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Hampshire 0 15 £55,000 +25.71%
Buckinghamshire +23 11 £40,000 +6.66% 1
West Sussex +13 6 £58,500 +17.00%
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Sun also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Sun.

1 125 (67.57%) Oracle
2 118 (63.78%) Linux
3 80 (43.24%) Apache
3 80 (43.24%) Red Hat
4 66 (35.68%) Unix
5 62 (33.51%) TCP/IP
6 61 (32.97%) Tomcat
6 61 (32.97%) MySQL
6 61 (32.97%) Perl
7 59 (31.89%) Degree
8 56 (30.27%) Web Services
9 54 (29.19%) Solaris
9 54 (29.19%) LAMP
10 52 (28.11%) SAN
10 52 (28.11%) Firewall
10 52 (28.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 51 (27.57%) Puppet
11 51 (27.57%) Windows
12 49 (26.49%) Computer Science
13 48 (25.95%) SQL Server
14 43 (23.24%) SaaS
15 41 (22.16%) LDAP
16 40 (21.62%) WebSphere
17 38 (20.54%) JBoss
17 38 (20.54%) HP
17 38 (20.54%) Java
17 38 (20.54%) PowerShell
18 37 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
19 36 (19.46%) WebLogic
19 36 (19.46%) Cisco

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 80 (43.24%) Apache
2 61 (32.97%) Tomcat
3 40 (21.62%) WebSphere
4 38 (20.54%) JBoss
5 36 (19.46%) WebLogic
6 33 (17.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 30 (16.22%) BizTalk Server
8 13 (7.03%) IIS
9 6 (3.24%) JCAPS
10 3 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) SAP CO
1 4 (2.16%) SAP FI
1 4 (2.16%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.08%) Infor SunSystems
2 2 (1.08%) SAP PS
3 1 (0.54%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.54%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.54%) Lawson
3 1 (0.54%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.54%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.54%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.54%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.54%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 43 (23.24%) SaaS
2 33 (17.84%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 62 (33.51%) TCP/IP
2 52 (28.11%) Firewall
2 52 (28.11%) SAN
3 41 (22.16%) LDAP
4 36 (19.46%) NAS
5 33 (17.84%) HTTP
6 8 (4.32%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (3.78%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (3.78%) FWSM
7 7 (3.78%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (3.78%) snoop
7 7 (3.78%) tcpdump
7 7 (3.78%) Wireshark
8 6 (3.24%) SSH
9 4 (2.16%) Kerberos
10 2 (1.08%) FTP
10 2 (1.08%) SSL
10 2 (1.08%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (0.54%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (32.97%) MySQL
2 48 (25.95%) SQL Server
3 33 (17.84%) RDBMS
3 33 (17.84%) Relational Database
4 10 (5.41%) DB2
4 10 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.70%) OLTP
5 5 (2.70%) VLDB
6 4 (2.16%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 21 (11.35%) JIRA
2 6 (3.24%) Maven
3 5 (2.70%) JUnit
4 4 (2.16%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.16%) Subversion
5 2 (1.08%) Ant
6 1 (0.54%) JMeter
6 1 (0.54%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.54%) Selenium
6 1 (0.54%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (9.19%) Finance
2 13 (7.03%) Manufacturing
3 11 (5.95%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.62%) German Language
Job Titles
1 48 (25.95%) Linux Engineer
2 39 (21.08%) Support Engineer
3 34 (18.38%) Linux Support
4 33 (17.84%) Applications Support
5 28 (15.14%) Developer
5 28 (15.14%) Java Developer
6 27 (14.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (14.05%) Linux Support Engineer
7 26 (14.05%) Unix Engineer
7 26 (14.05%) Web Applications Support
8 25 (13.51%) Applications Engineer
8 25 (13.51%) Applications Support Engineer
9 23 (12.43%) J2EE Developer
9 23 (12.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 22 (11.89%) Server Support
11 21 (11.35%) Designer
12 19 (10.27%) Web Applications Engineer
12 19 (10.27%) Web Engineer
12 19 (10.27%) Web Support Engineer
13 17 (9.19%) Linux Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (30.27%) Web Services
2 54 (29.19%) LAMP
3 33 (17.84%) Spring
4 30 (16.22%) Middleware
5 29 (15.68%) J2EE
6 22 (11.89%) Hibernate
7 18 (9.73%) XML
8 16 (8.65%) HTML
8 16 (8.65%) jQuery
9 14 (7.57%) RESTful
10 13 (7.03%) .NET
11 12 (6.49%) Dojo
12 11 (5.95%) JSP
13 8 (4.32%) SOAP
14 7 (3.78%) Java EE
15 6 (3.24%) CSS
15 6 (3.24%) SAP PI
16 5 (2.70%) Ajax
17 4 (2.16%) IBM Integration Bus
17 4 (2.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 49 (26.49%) Computer Science
2 30 (16.22%) Clustering
3 21 (11.35%) Wiki
4 20 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (7.03%) Data Centre
6 10 (5.41%) SCADA
7 6 (3.24%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.24%) Replication
8 4 (2.16%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.16%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (2.16%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.16%) Smartcard
8 4 (2.16%) Statistics
9 3 (1.62%) EMC VMAX
9 3 (1.62%) Mechatronics
9 3 (1.62%) Robotics
10 2 (1.08%) Contactless
10 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.08%) PKI
10 2 (1.08%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 118 (63.78%) Linux
2 66 (35.68%) Unix
3 54 (29.19%) Solaris
4 52 (28.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 51 (27.57%) Windows
6 21 (11.35%) CentOS
7 11 (5.95%) HPUX
8 10 (5.41%) AIX
9 6 (3.24%) SUSE
10 3 (1.62%) IRIX
11 2 (1.08%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (18.92%) Mentoring
3 33 (17.84%) Web Operations
4 32 (17.30%) Software Engineering
5 21 (11.35%) Configuration Management
6 19 (10.27%) Web Development
7 18 (9.73%) Project Management
8 17 (9.19%) Infrastructure Management
8 17 (9.19%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (7.03%) Scrum
10 11 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (5.95%) Multithreading
11 10 (5.41%) Data Acquisition
12 9 (4.86%) SOA
13 8 (4.32%) CRM
13 8 (4.32%) Data Management
13 8 (4.32%) High-Throughput Computing
13 8 (4.32%) Problem Management
13 8 (4.32%) Service Delivery
13 8 (4.32%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 61 (32.97%) Perl
2 38 (20.54%) Java
2 38 (20.54%) PowerShell
3 29 (15.68%) JavaScript
4 27 (14.59%) Bash Shell
5 24 (12.97%) C
6 10 (5.41%) Shell Script
7 7 (3.78%) SQL
8 4 (2.16%) C++
8 4 (2.16%) NATURAL
8 4 (2.16%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.16%) Scala
8 4 (2.16%) VB
8 4 (2.16%) VB6
Qualifications
1 59 (31.89%) Degree
2 26 (14.05%) Security Cleared
3 21 (11.35%) RHCE
4 18 (9.73%) Oracle Certification
5 15 (8.11%) Sun Certification
6 11 (5.95%) OCPJP
7 4 (2.16%) CISA
7 4 (2.16%) CISM
7 4 (2.16%) CISSP
7 4 (2.16%) IISP
7 4 (2.16%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.81%) SLA
2 4 (2.16%) ISAE 3402
2 4 (2.16%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.16%) ISO27005
2 4 (2.16%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 33 (17.84%) Oracle RAC
2 30 (16.22%) Firmware
3 25 (13.51%) Samba
4 23 (12.43%) Active Directory
5 12 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (5.95%) iptables
7 8 (4.32%) vSphere
8 5 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (2.16%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 3 (1.62%) GlusterFS
11 2 (1.08%) NFS
11 2 (1.08%) Postfix
11 2 (1.08%) qmail
11 2 (1.08%) Sendmail
11 2 (1.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (1.08%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 51 (27.57%) Puppet
2 30 (16.22%) OpenAM
3 11 (5.95%) NetBackup
4 9 (4.86%) Oracle ZFS
5 7 (3.78%) Red Hat Satellite
6 5 (2.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 4 (2.16%) Cacti
7 4 (2.16%) HP Data Protector
7 4 (2.16%) Nagios
8 3 (1.62%) SafeCom
9 2 (1.08%) NetApp OnCommand
9 2 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 125 (67.57%) Oracle
2 80 (43.24%) Red Hat
3 38 (20.54%) HP
4 36 (19.46%) Cisco
5 27 (14.59%) IBM
6 24 (12.97%) VMware
7 12 (6.49%) EMC
8 11 (5.95%) SAP
9 10 (5.41%) NetApp
10 9 (4.86%) Sage
11 8 (4.32%) Brocade
12 7 (3.78%) Egenera
12 7 (3.78%) F5
12 7 (3.78%) Foundry
12 7 (3.78%) Microsoft
12 7 (3.78%) Veritas
13 6 (3.24%) Hitachi
13 6 (3.24%) Infor
13 6 (3.24%) Sybase
14 5 (2.70%) StorageTek
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: Yesterday
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum
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South East
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Montash Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Woking
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Tech-Collective Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago