The table below looks at the statistics for Sun Certification in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Certification
Rank 237 232 224
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 8 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.052% 0.088%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £38,000 - £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -17.64%
Sun Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1970 1744 1980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.37% 29.94% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1590 1407 1653
Average salary £40,000 £38,370 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.24% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Sun Certification
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Sun Certification Salary Trend in the South West

Sun Certification
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Wiltshire - 7 £38,000 - 3
Bristol - 1 £41,750 -
Sun Certification
England

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Sun Certification 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 Certification.

1 13 (100.00%) Sun
2 10 (76.92%) UNIX
3 9 (69.23%) Solaris
3 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) HP
3 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
3 9 (69.23%) SUSE
3 9 (69.23%) SCSA
3 9 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (61.54%) HPUX
4 8 (61.54%) NetBackup
4 8 (61.54%) RHCA
5 7 (53.85%) SAN
5 7 (53.85%) Shell Script
5 7 (53.85%) Symantec
6 6 (46.15%) Oracle
6 6 (46.15%) VMware
7 5 (38.46%) ITIL
7 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
7 5 (38.46%) Project Management
7 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (30.77%) Java
8 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
9 3 (23.08%) SQL
9 3 (23.08%) J2EE
9 3 (23.08%) EJB

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Sun Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Ant
1 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Ivy
General
1 3 (23.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) UNIX Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Server Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Server Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) UNIX Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) J2EE
1 3 (23.08%) EJB
1 3 (23.08%) JDBC
1 3 (23.08%) JSP
1 3 (23.08%) Servlets
1 3 (23.08%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) UNIX
2 9 (69.23%) Solaris
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) SUSE
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (61.54%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Project Management
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) Build Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Shell Script
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Lua
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) SCSA
2 8 (61.54%) RHCA
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) NetBackup
2 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 2 (15.38%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (15.38%) Legato
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Sun
2 9 (69.23%) HP
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
3 7 (53.85%) Symantec
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) 3PAR
5 2 (15.38%) EMC
5 2 (15.38%) CommVault
5 2 (15.38%) NetApp
5 2 (15.38%) Veritas
6 1 (7.69%) Twitter
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Posted: 4 days ago
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