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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 342 278 240
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -38
Permanent jobs citing Sun 106 166 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.76% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 1.51% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 83 122 187
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,650 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £67,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11313 10979 11323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.28% 50.10% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8820 8878 9563
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(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 -1 42 £41,250 -8.33% 5
Hampshire -6 25 £43,500 +8.75% 3
Surrey -56 22 £62,500 +38.88% 4
Buckinghamshire 0 14 £32,500 +20.37%
Middlesex -6 2 £70,000 +47.36%
Kent -13 2 £70,000 +1.81% 1
Oxfordshire +6 1 £42,500 -27.03% 2
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 139 (53.88%) Linux
2 135 (52.33%) Oracle
3 114 (44.19%) UNIX
4 109 (42.25%) Solaris
5 86 (33.33%) HP
6 84 (32.56%) SAN
7 74 (28.68%) Windows
8 73 (28.29%) Microsoft
9 61 (23.64%) IBM
10 60 (23.26%) EMC
11 58 (22.48%) Java
12 57 (22.09%) Sun Certification
12 57 (22.09%) Red Hat
13 55 (21.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 52 (20.16%) SQL
15 47 (18.22%) VMware
16 42 (16.28%) Degree
17 41 (15.89%) Internet
18 39 (15.12%) Cisco
19 38 (14.73%) Spring
19 38 (14.73%) TCP/IP
20 37 (14.34%) Firewall
21 36 (13.95%) JavaScript
22 35 (13.57%) Web Services
22 35 (13.57%) Disaster Recovery
22 35 (13.57%) Hibernate
22 35 (13.57%) German Language
23 33 (12.79%) Struts
24 32 (12.40%) Perl
24 32 (12.40%) Dell

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 27 (10.47%) WebLogic
2 25 (9.69%) Apache
3 17 (6.59%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.10%) CMS
4 8 (3.10%) IIS
4 8 (3.10%) WordPress
5 7 (2.71%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.55%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (0.78%) Site Server
7 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.78%) nginx
7 2 (0.78%) Eucalyptus
7 2 (0.78%) Drupal
8 1 (0.39%) Node.js
8 1 (0.39%) Confluence
8 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 24 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.10%) Photoshop
2 8 (3.10%) MS Office
2 8 (3.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.88%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (3.49%) Magento
3 6 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.94%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (1.55%) Compiere
5 4 (1.55%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.78%) Nortel Periphonics
7 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.39%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.39%) Agresso
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.39%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.39%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.94%) Force.com
2 3 (1.16%) SaaS
2 3 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.78%) PaaS
4 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 84 (32.56%) SAN
2 41 (15.89%) Internet
3 38 (14.73%) TCP/IP
4 37 (14.34%) Firewall
5 32 (12.40%) NAS
6 16 (6.20%) LDAP
6 16 (6.20%) Fibre Channel
7 14 (5.43%) VPN
8 13 (5.04%) DNS
9 10 (3.88%) iSCSI
10 9 (3.49%) LAN
10 9 (3.49%) WAN
11 8 (3.10%) ATM
11 8 (3.10%) DHCP
11 8 (3.10%) FTP
12 6 (2.33%) MPLS
12 6 (2.33%) Kerberos
12 6 (2.33%) SSL
12 6 (2.33%) SSH
13 5 (1.94%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.63%) RDBMS
1 30 (11.63%) Relational Database
2 29 (11.24%) SQL Server
3 22 (8.53%) Oracle Database
4 18 (6.98%) MySQL
5 8 (3.10%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (2.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.55%) SQLPlus
7 4 (1.55%) DB2
7 4 (1.55%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.16%) InterSystems Cache
8 3 (1.16%) BODI
8 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.39%) Informix
9 1 (0.39%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 23 (8.91%) JUnit
2 16 (6.20%) Maven
3 13 (5.04%) Jenkins
4 12 (4.65%) Ant
5 5 (1.94%) Subversion
5 5 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (1.94%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.55%) WebLogic Workshop
6 4 (1.55%) Toad
6 4 (1.55%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.39%) Selenium
8 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.39%) Hudson
8 1 (0.39%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.39%) JIRA
8 1 (0.39%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.39%) Gradle
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Ivy
General
1 35 (13.57%) German Language
2 29 (11.24%) Finance
3 26 (10.08%) French Language
4 16 (6.20%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.26%) Banking
6 9 (3.49%) Manufacturing
7 8 (3.10%) Marketing
8 4 (1.55%) Legal
8 4 (1.55%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.55%) Russian Language
9 3 (1.16%) Spanish Language
9 3 (1.16%) Retail
10 2 (0.78%) Back Office
10 2 (0.78%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.78%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.39%) Games
11 1 (0.39%) Electronics
11 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (22.87%) Developer
2 49 (18.99%) Support Engineer
3 46 (17.83%) Technical Support
4 42 (16.28%) Java Developer
5 39 (15.12%) Technical Support Engineer
5 39 (15.12%) Technical Engineer
6 27 (10.47%) J2EE Developer
6 27 (10.47%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 26 (10.08%) Administrator
8 20 (7.75%) Architect
9 19 (7.36%) UNIX Administrator
10 18 (6.98%) Analyst
11 16 (6.20%) Systems Administrator
11 16 (6.20%) Support Analyst
12 15 (5.81%) UNIX Systems Administrator
13 14 (5.43%) Consultant
13 14 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 13 (5.04%) UNIX Engineer
15 12 (4.65%) Developer Analyst
15 12 (4.65%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (14.73%) Spring
2 35 (13.57%) Web Services
2 35 (13.57%) Hibernate
3 33 (12.79%) Struts
4 29 (11.24%) JSP
5 28 (10.85%) J2EE
6 27 (10.47%) XML
7 18 (6.98%) Ajax
8 16 (6.20%) jQuery
9 15 (5.81%) JAXB
10 13 (5.04%) JSTL
10 13 (5.04%) JMS
10 13 (5.04%) EJB
11 10 (3.88%) HTML
11 10 (3.88%) HTML5
12 8 (3.10%) CSS3
12 8 (3.10%) .NET
12 8 (3.10%) CSS
13 7 (2.71%) WebSphere MQ
14 6 (2.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.40%) Clustering
2 28 (10.85%) Replication
3 24 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 24 (9.30%) Enterprise Storage
4 16 (6.20%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.49%) CLARiiON
6 8 (3.10%) NHS
7 6 (2.33%) W3C
7 6 (2.33%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.94%) Firmware
8 5 (1.94%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.16%) iSeries
9 3 (1.16%) IVR
9 3 (1.16%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.16%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.16%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.78%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.78%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.78%) Open Source
10 2 (0.78%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 139 (53.88%) Linux
2 114 (44.19%) UNIX
3 109 (42.25%) Solaris
4 74 (28.68%) Windows
5 55 (21.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (11.63%) AIX
7 16 (6.20%) HPUX
8 15 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (3.49%) CentOS
9 9 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (2.71%) SUSE
10 7 (2.71%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (1.16%) IRIX
12 2 (0.78%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (13.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 32 (12.40%) Capacity Planning
3 27 (10.47%) Validation
4 26 (10.08%) Load Balancing
4 26 (10.08%) E-Commerce
5 23 (8.91%) Service Delivery
6 21 (8.14%) Software Engineering
7 20 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (7.75%) Capacity Management
8 17 (6.59%) SOA
8 17 (6.59%) Change Management
9 16 (6.20%) ITIL
10 14 (5.43%) UML
11 13 (5.04%) System Testing
11 13 (5.04%) Business Development
12 12 (4.65%) Incident Management
13 11 (4.26%) Problem Management
14 10 (3.88%) Web Development
15 9 (3.49%) Project Planning
15 9 (3.49%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 58 (22.48%) Java
2 52 (20.16%) SQL
3 36 (13.95%) JavaScript
4 32 (12.40%) Perl
5 18 (6.98%) PL/SQL
6 15 (5.81%) PHP
7 12 (4.65%) C
7 12 (4.65%) Shell Script
8 8 (3.10%) Python
8 8 (3.10%) Ruby
9 6 (2.33%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.94%) Bourne shell
10 5 (1.94%) Apex Code
10 5 (1.94%) Korn
11 4 (1.55%) AWK
11 4 (1.55%) C++
12 3 (1.16%) VBA
12 3 (1.16%) sed
13 2 (0.78%) C#
14 1 (0.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 57 (22.09%) Sun Certification
2 42 (16.28%) Degree
3 30 (11.63%) OCPJP
4 25 (9.69%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (8.91%) Security Cleared
6 18 (6.98%) SCSA
6 18 (6.98%) SC Cleared
7 17 (6.59%) CCNA
8 16 (6.20%) CCNP
9 15 (5.81%) OCPJWCD
9 15 (5.81%) MBCS
9 15 (5.81%) CITP
10 12 (4.65%) OCMJD
11 9 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (3.10%) RHCE
12 8 (3.10%) MCSE
12 8 (3.10%) DV Cleared
13 7 (2.71%) Oracle Certification
14 5 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (1.94%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.88%) SLA
2 8 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.94%) QA
3 5 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.16%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (9.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (6.98%) NFS
3 17 (6.59%) Active Directory
3 17 (6.59%) VMware ESX
4 14 (5.43%) Veritas File System
5 11 (4.26%) vSphere
6 8 (3.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 8 (3.10%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (2.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 7 (2.71%) Hyper-V
8 5 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.55%) RHEV
9 4 (1.55%) vCloud
9 4 (1.55%) PowerHA
9 4 (1.55%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.78%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.78%) Varnish
11 1 (0.39%) Xen
11 1 (0.39%) Samba
11 1 (0.39%) KVM
Systems Management
1 29 (11.24%) NetBackup
2 12 (4.65%) EMC NetWorker
3 11 (4.26%) EMC Navisphere
4 10 (3.88%) Nagios
4 10 (3.88%) BMC PATROL
5 8 (3.10%) Tivoli
5 8 (3.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (3.10%) HP Data Protector
6 7 (2.71%) Puppet
6 7 (2.71%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (2.71%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (2.33%) OpenView
8 5 (1.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (1.55%) Legato
9 4 (1.55%) Control-M
9 4 (1.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 4 (1.55%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 2 (0.78%) Cacti
10 2 (0.78%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 135 (52.33%) Oracle
2 86 (33.33%) HP
3 73 (28.29%) Microsoft
4 61 (23.64%) IBM
5 60 (23.26%) EMC
6 57 (22.09%) Red Hat
7 47 (18.22%) VMware
8 39 (15.12%) Cisco
9 32 (12.40%) Dell
10 31 (12.02%) Veritas
11 30 (11.63%) NetApp
12 24 (9.30%) Brocade
13 23 (8.91%) Hitachi
14 15 (5.81%) BMC
15 9 (3.49%) Citrix
15 9 (3.49%) StorageTek
16 8 (3.10%) Symantec
16 8 (3.10%) Adobe
17 7 (2.71%) SAP
18 6 (2.33%) F5
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