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 Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 18 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 Wales 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sun 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.30% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
521 472 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.33% 45.91% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 436 435 399
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
Wales

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Sun
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the South Wales region.

Sun Salary Trend in South Wales

Sun
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 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
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Vacancies
Bridgend - 1 £47,500 -
Sun
Wales

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 18 (81.82%) HP
2 16 (72.73%) SAN
2 16 (72.73%) BMC
2 16 (72.73%) Hitachi
2 16 (72.73%) NetApp
2 16 (72.73%) BMC PATROL
2 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 16 (72.73%) IBM
2 16 (72.73%) EMC
2 16 (72.73%) NetBackup
2 16 (72.73%) EMC NetWorker
2 16 (72.73%) HP Data Protector
2 16 (72.73%) Brocade
2 16 (72.73%) Capacity Planning
2 16 (72.73%) Fibre Channel
3 12 (54.55%) Legal
3 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 11 (50.00%) Dell
5 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle
5 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 6 (27.27%) Clustering
6 4 (18.18%) Change Management
6 4 (18.18%) HACMP
6 4 (18.18%) Veritas
6 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 4 (18.18%) UNIX
6 4 (18.18%) AIX

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (9.09%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) SAN
1 16 (72.73%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MariaDB
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 12 (54.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Consultant
2 11 (50.00%) SAN Consultant
3 10 (45.45%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Administrator
5 4 (18.18%) UNIX Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) SAN Administrator
5 4 (18.18%) Backup Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Storage Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) SAN Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) HACMP
2 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX
2 4 (18.18%) AIX
2 4 (18.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (18.18%) Change Management
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.09%) Product Management
3 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 2 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) OCP
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (9.09%) SAP Certification
2 2 (9.09%) RHCE
2 2 (9.09%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (18.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 4 (18.18%) Xen
1 4 (18.18%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 16 (72.73%) BMC PATROL
1 16 (72.73%) NetBackup
1 16 (72.73%) EMC NetWorker
1 16 (72.73%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) HP
2 16 (72.73%) BMC
2 16 (72.73%) Hitachi
2 16 (72.73%) NetApp
2 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 16 (72.73%) IBM
2 16 (72.73%) EMC
2 16 (72.73%) Brocade
3 11 (50.00%) Dell
4 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle
4 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 4 (18.18%) Veritas
6 2 (9.09%) SAP
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
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