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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 325 356 372
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +16
Permanent jobs citing Sun 93 115 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.51% 0.54% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 1.06% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 84 81 85
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
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
8650 10892 11397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.61% 51.19% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7193 8654 9065
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -3 36 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Oxfordshire +8 21 £72,500 +202.08%
Hampshire +5 12 £55,000 +23.59% 1
Surrey +6 11 £67,500 +35.00% 1
West Sussex +1 10 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Buckinghamshire +31 2 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Kent +19 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 109 (64.12%) Linux
2 108 (63.53%) Oracle
3 72 (42.35%) Windows
4 70 (41.18%) Apache
5 69 (40.59%) Red Hat
6 67 (39.41%) SQL Server
7 65 (38.24%) Web Services
8 55 (32.35%) TCP/IP
8 55 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 54 (31.76%) Firewall
10 52 (30.59%) Degree
11 51 (30.00%) Tomcat
12 50 (29.41%) Unix
13 49 (28.82%) MySQL
13 49 (28.82%) Perl
13 49 (28.82%) SAN
13 49 (28.82%) NAS
14 44 (25.88%) Solaris
15 43 (25.29%) LAMP
15 43 (25.29%) Puppet
16 41 (24.12%) SaaS
16 41 (24.12%) Oracle RAC
16 41 (24.12%) Relational Database
16 41 (24.12%) WebSphere
16 41 (24.12%) RDBMS
17 40 (23.53%) LDAP
18 39 (22.94%) Computer Science
19 38 (22.35%) PowerShell
19 38 (22.35%) Amazon AWS
19 38 (22.35%) Java

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 70 (41.18%) Apache
2 51 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 41 (24.12%) WebSphere
4 36 (21.18%) JBoss
4 36 (21.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 33 (19.41%) BizTalk Server
6 28 (16.47%) WebLogic
7 13 (7.65%) IIS
8 3 (1.76%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.59%) CMS
9 1 (0.59%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (6.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.76%) SAP GRC
3 2 (1.18%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.18%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.18%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 41 (24.12%) SaaS
2 38 (22.35%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.59%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (32.35%) TCP/IP
2 54 (31.76%) Firewall
3 49 (28.82%) NAS
3 49 (28.82%) SAN
4 40 (23.53%) LDAP
5 36 (21.18%) HTTP
6 13 (7.65%) DNS
7 9 (5.29%) SNMP
8 4 (2.35%) DHCP
8 4 (2.35%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (1.76%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.76%) LAN
9 3 (1.76%) SSH
9 3 (1.76%) WAN
10 2 (1.18%) FTP
10 2 (1.18%) FWSM
10 2 (1.18%) Internet
10 2 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (1.18%) tcpdump
10 2 (1.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (39.41%) SQL Server
2 49 (28.82%) MySQL
3 41 (24.12%) RDBMS
3 41 (24.12%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.12%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (2.94%) Oracle Discoverer
6 5 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.35%) DB2
8 3 (1.76%) SAP BW
9 2 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.18%) OLTP
9 2 (1.18%) VLDB
10 1 (0.59%) BODI
10 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (1.18%) JUnit
3 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.59%) Maven
General
1 22 (12.94%) Telecoms
2 9 (5.29%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.71%) Finance
4 3 (1.76%) German Language
4 3 (1.76%) Legal
5 1 (0.59%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (21.76%) Applications Support
1 37 (21.76%) Support Engineer
2 36 (21.18%) Linux Support
3 31 (18.24%) Developer
3 31 (18.24%) Java Developer
4 30 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
5 29 (17.06%) Web Applications Support
6 26 (15.29%) J2EE Developer
6 26 (15.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 21 (12.35%) Analyst
8 20 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 19 (11.18%) Applications Engineer
9 19 (11.18%) Applications Support Engineer
9 19 (11.18%) Linux Support Engineer
10 18 (10.59%) JavaScript Developer
11 17 (10.00%) Server Support
12 16 (9.41%) Support Analyst
13 15 (8.82%) Applications Support Analyst
13 15 (8.82%) Web Engineer
13 15 (8.82%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (38.24%) Web Services
2 43 (25.29%) LAMP
3 30 (17.65%) .NET
4 29 (17.06%) Spring
5 28 (16.47%) J2EE
6 23 (13.53%) Hibernate
7 19 (11.18%) Dojo
7 19 (11.18%) jQuery
8 16 (9.41%) Middleware
9 11 (6.47%) XML
10 8 (4.71%) HTML
11 7 (4.12%) JSP
12 6 (3.53%) Java EE
12 6 (3.53%) RESTful
13 5 (2.94%) CSS
13 5 (2.94%) REST
13 5 (2.94%) SOAP
14 3 (1.76%) EJB
14 3 (1.76%) WebSphere MQ
15 2 (1.18%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 39 (22.94%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.65%) Clustering
3 12 (7.06%) Data Centre
4 10 (5.88%) SCADA
4 10 (5.88%) Wiki
5 4 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.35%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.35%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.35%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (2.35%) FMCG
5 4 (2.35%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.35%) Smartcard
6 3 (1.76%) Cybercrime
6 3 (1.76%) Mechatronics
6 3 (1.76%) PKI
6 3 (1.76%) Replication
6 3 (1.76%) Robotics
7 2 (1.18%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (1.18%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 109 (64.12%) Linux
2 72 (42.35%) Windows
3 55 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 50 (29.41%) Unix
5 44 (25.88%) Solaris
6 10 (5.88%) CentOS
6 10 (5.88%) Windows Server
7 9 (5.29%) AIX
7 9 (5.29%) Debian
8 6 (3.53%) HPUX
9 4 (2.35%) SUSE
10 3 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.18%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (1.18%) IRIX
11 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.59%) Android
12 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (21.18%) Web Operations
2 34 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 30 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 22 (12.94%) Project Management
5 19 (11.18%) ITIL
6 18 (10.59%) Multithreading
7 14 (8.24%) SOA
8 12 (7.06%) Problem Management
8 12 (7.06%) Scrum
9 10 (5.88%) Capacity Management
9 10 (5.88%) Configuration Management
9 10 (5.88%) Data Acquisition
9 10 (5.88%) Web Development
10 9 (5.29%) Memory Management
11 8 (4.71%) Data Management
11 8 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (4.71%) High-Throughput Computing
11 8 (4.71%) Information Security
11 8 (4.71%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 49 (28.82%) Perl
2 38 (22.35%) Java
2 38 (22.35%) PowerShell
3 30 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 15 (8.82%) Bash Shell
5 14 (8.24%) SQL
6 9 (5.29%) C
7 5 (2.94%) Scala
8 4 (2.35%) C++
9 3 (1.76%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.59%) Python
10 1 (0.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 52 (30.59%) Degree
2 23 (13.53%) Oracle Certification
3 19 (11.18%) Security Cleared
4 18 (10.59%) OCPJP
5 10 (5.88%) RHCE
6 9 (5.29%) SC Cleared
7 8 (4.71%) LPIC
7 8 (4.71%) RHCSA
7 8 (4.71%) Sun Certification
8 5 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (2.35%) CISA
9 4 (2.35%) CISM
9 4 (2.35%) CISSP
9 4 (2.35%) IISP
10 1 (0.59%) CITP
10 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.59%) HNC
10 1 (0.59%) HND
10 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.88%) SLA
2 7 (4.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.35%) ISAE 3402
3 4 (2.35%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.35%) ISO27005
3 4 (2.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (24.12%) Oracle RAC
2 20 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 12 (7.06%) Firmware
4 11 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (5.88%) Samba
6 3 (1.76%) vSphere
6 3 (1.76%) XenApp
7 2 (1.18%) GlusterFS
7 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.18%) iptables
7 2 (1.18%) NFS
7 2 (1.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (1.18%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.59%) Docker
8 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.59%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 43 (25.29%) Puppet
2 33 (19.41%) OpenAM
3 5 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (2.35%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (1.18%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (1.18%) WSUS
6 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.59%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.59%) SCCM
6 1 (0.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.59%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 108 (63.53%) Oracle
2 69 (40.59%) Red Hat
3 26 (15.29%) VMware
4 25 (14.71%) Cisco
5 21 (12.35%) IBM
6 18 (10.59%) HP
7 16 (9.41%) Microsoft
8 12 (7.06%) EMC
9 9 (5.29%) NetApp
10 6 (3.53%) Dell
11 5 (2.94%) Brocade
11 5 (2.94%) Citrix
11 5 (2.94%) Hyperion
11 5 (2.94%) Qualys
11 5 (2.94%) SAP
12 4 (2.35%) ArcSight
12 4 (2.35%) Barracuda Networks
12 4 (2.35%) Intel Security
12 4 (2.35%) Tripwire
12 4 (2.35%) Veritas
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