The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 291 234 264
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +30
Permanent jobs citing Sun 167 229 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.69% 1.00% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 1.44% 1.94% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 124 173 144
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -12.35%
Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11612 11778 11854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.25% 51.61% 48.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9130 9540 10069
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
England

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +2 81 £45,000 +32.35% 9
Hampshire +11 31 £40,000 - 3
Surrey -48 20 £44,250 -8.29%
Buckinghamshire +13 13 £35,000 -4.76%
Kent -31 10 £71,500 +10.00% 1
East Sussex -3 5 £45,000 +104.54%
West Sussex +3 4 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £33,000 - 1
Middlesex -16 1 £25,000 -50.00%
Home Counties - 1 £50,000 -
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

1 177 (53.96%) Linux
2 156 (47.56%) UNIX
3 152 (46.34%) Solaris
4 151 (46.04%) Oracle
5 101 (30.79%) Windows
6 87 (26.52%) HP
7 86 (26.22%) Java
7 86 (26.22%) SAN
8 73 (22.26%) EMC
9 69 (21.04%) Microsoft
10 63 (19.21%) Red Hat
11 61 (18.60%) Cisco
11 61 (18.60%) SQL
11 61 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 59 (17.99%) Degree
13 55 (16.77%) Clustering
13 55 (16.77%) Web Services
14 53 (16.16%) Disaster Recovery
15 51 (15.55%) Sun Certification
15 51 (15.55%) VMware
16 46 (14.02%) Replication
17 45 (13.72%) Firewall
18 44 (13.41%) Cisco Certification
19 43 (13.11%) Internet
20 42 (12.80%) JavaScript
20 42 (12.80%) TCP/IP
21 41 (12.50%) IBM
21 41 (12.50%) SQL Server
21 41 (12.50%) AIX
21 41 (12.50%) Relational Database

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 36 (10.98%) Apache
2 34 (10.37%) WebLogic
3 24 (7.32%) Tomcat
4 11 (3.35%) WebSphere
5 9 (2.74%) GlassFish
6 8 (2.44%) MS Exchange
6 8 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
7 7 (2.13%) CMS
7 7 (2.13%) WordPress
8 6 (1.83%) nginx
8 6 (1.83%) Eucalyptus
8 6 (1.83%) IIS
8 6 (1.83%) Drupal
9 5 (1.52%) JCAPS
10 3 (0.91%) Confluence
11 2 (0.61%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 27 (8.23%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.27%) MS Office
3 7 (2.13%) Photoshop
3 7 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.74%) Magento
2 3 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.61%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.61%) Nortel Periphonics
3 2 (0.61%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.66%) SaaS
2 9 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.83%) PaaS
5 5 (1.52%) Force.com
6 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 86 (26.22%) SAN
2 45 (13.72%) Firewall
3 43 (13.11%) Internet
4 42 (12.80%) TCP/IP
5 33 (10.06%) NAS
6 19 (5.79%) DNS
7 18 (5.49%) VPN
7 18 (5.49%) ATM
8 14 (4.27%) MPLS
9 13 (3.96%) LAN
9 13 (3.96%) VoIP
9 13 (3.96%) Ethernet
9 13 (3.96%) Fibre Channel
10 12 (3.66%) xDSL
10 12 (3.66%) Network Security
10 12 (3.66%) iSCSI
10 12 (3.66%) PPP
10 12 (3.66%) WAN
11 10 (3.05%) LDAP
12 9 (2.74%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 41 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 38 (11.59%) RDBMS
3 32 (9.76%) Oracle Database
4 20 (6.10%) MySQL
5 13 (3.96%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (2.74%) DB2
8 6 (1.83%) SQLPlus
8 6 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.83%) BODI
9 5 (1.52%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.61%) OLTP
11 2 (0.61%) VLDB
11 2 (0.61%) SAP BI
12 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (5.18%) Maven
2 15 (4.57%) Ant
2 15 (4.57%) JUnit
2 15 (4.57%) Subversion
3 11 (3.35%) Jenkins
3 11 (3.35%) Eclipse
4 8 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (2.13%) Selenium
5 7 (2.13%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.52%) NetBeans
6 5 (1.52%) CruiseControl
6 5 (1.52%) Toad
6 5 (1.52%) SoapUI
7 4 (1.22%) WebLogic Workshop
7 4 (1.22%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.91%) Hudson
8 3 (0.91%) JIRA
8 3 (0.91%) IntelliJ
8 3 (0.91%) Gradle
8 3 (0.91%) Apache Ivy
General
1 40 (12.20%) German Language
2 36 (10.98%) Telecoms
3 24 (7.32%) Finance
4 21 (6.40%) French Language
5 15 (4.57%) Manufacturing
6 11 (3.35%) Marketing
7 7 (2.13%) Russian Language
8 6 (1.83%) Banking
9 3 (0.91%) Retail
10 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.61%) Back Office
10 2 (0.61%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.30%) Electronics
11 1 (0.30%) Legal
11 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (21.65%) Technical Support
2 60 (18.29%) Support Engineer
2 60 (18.29%) Developer
3 50 (15.24%) Technical Engineer
4 49 (14.94%) Technical Support Engineer
5 36 (10.98%) Analyst
6 34 (10.37%) Java Developer
7 28 (8.54%) Administrator
8 23 (7.01%) J2EE Developer
8 23 (7.01%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 21 (6.40%) Architect
9 21 (6.40%) Systems Administrator
10 19 (5.79%) UNIX Administrator
11 17 (5.18%) Support Analyst
11 17 (5.18%) Consultant
12 15 (4.57%) Support Specialist
13 14 (4.27%) UNIX Systems Administrator
13 14 (4.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 14 (4.27%) Network Support
14 13 (3.96%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (16.77%) Web Services
2 39 (11.89%) Spring
3 34 (10.37%) Hibernate
4 33 (10.06%) XML
5 31 (9.45%) J2EE
6 24 (7.32%) JSP
7 23 (7.01%) Struts
8 22 (6.71%) EJB
9 21 (6.40%) JAXB
10 19 (5.79%) jQuery
11 18 (5.49%) .NET
12 17 (5.18%) HTML
13 14 (4.27%) JMS
13 14 (4.27%) HTML5
14 13 (3.96%) Middleware
15 12 (3.66%) JAX-WS
15 12 (3.66%) Ajax
16 11 (3.35%) XSLT
17 10 (3.05%) RSS
17 10 (3.05%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 55 (16.77%) Clustering
2 46 (14.02%) Replication
3 32 (9.76%) Enterprise Storage
4 23 (7.01%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.57%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (3.96%) Wiki
7 11 (3.35%) Blog
7 11 (3.35%) CLARiiON
7 11 (3.35%) Management Information System
8 10 (3.05%) Social Network
9 9 (2.74%) Digital Media
10 7 (2.13%) IVR
10 7 (2.13%) NHS
11 6 (1.83%) W3C
11 6 (1.83%) Mainframe
11 6 (1.83%) Open Source
12 4 (1.22%) Firmware
13 3 (0.91%) HACMP
13 3 (0.91%) Blackberry
13 3 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 177 (53.96%) Linux
2 156 (47.56%) UNIX
3 152 (46.34%) Solaris
4 101 (30.79%) Windows
5 61 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 41 (12.50%) AIX
7 33 (10.06%) HPUX
8 17 (5.18%) SUSE
9 14 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (2.74%) CentOS
10 9 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (2.44%) IRIX
11 8 (2.44%) Windows XP
11 8 (2.44%) Windows 7
12 5 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.91%) Android
14 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.61%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (16.16%) Disaster Recovery
2 34 (10.37%) Load Balancing
3 30 (9.15%) Capacity Planning
3 30 (9.15%) UML
4 29 (8.84%) Validation
5 25 (7.62%) E-Commerce
6 23 (7.01%) Service Delivery
6 23 (7.01%) Software Engineering
6 23 (7.01%) Capacity Management
7 22 (6.71%) SOA
7 22 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (6.40%) Change Management
8 21 (6.40%) ITIL
9 16 (4.88%) Configuration Management
10 15 (4.57%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (4.27%) Time Management
12 13 (3.96%) Document Management
13 12 (3.66%) Problem Management
14 11 (3.35%) Use Case
14 11 (3.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 86 (26.22%) Java
2 61 (18.60%) SQL
3 42 (12.80%) JavaScript
4 38 (11.59%) Perl
5 17 (5.18%) PL/SQL
6 16 (4.88%) PHP
7 10 (3.05%) C
7 10 (3.05%) Ruby
8 9 (2.74%) Python
9 7 (2.13%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.83%) Korn
10 6 (1.83%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.52%) Apex Code
11 5 (1.52%) C++
12 4 (1.22%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.91%) C#
13 3 (0.91%) C-shell
14 2 (0.61%) Bourne shell
14 2 (0.61%) AWK
15 1 (0.30%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 59 (17.99%) Degree
2 51 (15.55%) Sun Certification
3 44 (13.41%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (11.28%) CCNA
5 32 (9.76%) OCPJP
6 30 (9.15%) SC Cleared
6 30 (9.15%) Security Cleared
7 22 (6.71%) CCNP
8 20 (6.10%) SCSA
9 19 (5.79%) Oracle Certification
10 17 (5.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (4.88%) MCSE
11 16 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 14 (4.27%) CITP
12 14 (4.27%) MBCS
12 14 (4.27%) OCPJWCD
13 12 (3.66%) MCP
14 10 (3.05%) JNCIA
15 9 (2.74%) DV Cleared
15 9 (2.74%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.88%) QA
2 12 (3.66%) SLA
3 4 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (6.40%) NFS
3 15 (4.57%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (4.27%) VMware ESX
5 13 (3.96%) Active Directory
6 12 (3.66%) vSphere
7 11 (3.35%) vCloud
7 11 (3.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 8 (2.44%) Veritas File System
9 6 (1.83%) Xen
9 6 (1.83%) Varnish
10 5 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (1.52%) Hyper-V
11 4 (1.22%) Sendmail
12 3 (0.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 3 (0.91%) PowerHA
13 2 (0.61%) XenServer
13 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.30%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 19 (5.79%) Nagios
2 18 (5.49%) NetBackup
3 16 (4.88%) EMC NetWorker
4 14 (4.27%) EMC Navisphere
5 11 (3.35%) Puppet
6 9 (2.74%) OpenView
6 9 (2.74%) Tivoli
7 7 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (1.83%) Cacti
8 6 (1.83%) Ganglia
8 6 (1.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 5 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (1.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 4 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (0.91%) BMC PATROL
11 3 (0.91%) YUM
11 3 (0.91%) OpenSSO
12 2 (0.61%) Unicenter
12 2 (0.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 151 (46.04%) Oracle
2 87 (26.52%) HP
3 73 (22.26%) EMC
4 69 (21.04%) Microsoft
5 63 (19.21%) Red Hat
6 61 (18.60%) Cisco
7 51 (15.55%) VMware
8 41 (12.50%) IBM
9 34 (10.37%) Hitachi
10 33 (10.06%) Veritas
11 31 (9.45%) NetApp
11 31 (9.45%) Brocade
12 29 (8.84%) Dell
13 17 (5.18%) CheckPoint
14 14 (4.27%) Google
15 13 (3.96%) StorageTek
16 12 (3.66%) F5
17 11 (3.35%) Juniper
18 10 (3.05%) BMC
18 10 (3.05%) JBoss
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