The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 95 95 81
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Sun 5 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.42% 0.18% 1.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 0.37% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 13
Average salary - £38,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
Sun
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
554 540 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 46.75% 49.54% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 462 470 477
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £26,739
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 May 2015. 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
Cardiff - 1 - -
Sun
Wales

Sun
Top 11 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) SLA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Dell
1 4 (80.00%) PDA
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) WAN

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Server Support
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Server Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) PDA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Dell