The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 209 203 185
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Permanent jobs citing Sun 26 11 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.21% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 0.49% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 18
Average salary £43,375 £32,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.46% -15.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £50,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2819 2223 2445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.82% 42.18% 44.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2333 1859 2093
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,472
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Sun
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Sun Salary Trend in the South West

Sun
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Sun Salary Histogram in the South West

Sun
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 within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Devon - 7 £45,000 -
Cornwall -3 6 £35,000 +7.69%
Dorset -7 5 £30,500 +41.86%
Wiltshire - 4 £37,500 - 1
Bristol +1 3 £41,750 +4.37% 1
Gloucestershire -7 1 - - 3
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (37.50%) PHP
2 15 (37.50%) MySQL
3 14 (35.00%) Oracle
3 14 (35.00%) CSS
3 14 (35.00%) HTML
4 10 (25.00%) UNIX
5 9 (22.50%) Solaris
5 9 (22.50%) Linux
6 8 (20.00%) Finance
6 8 (20.00%) NetBackup
6 8 (20.00%) Sun Certification
6 8 (20.00%) SAN
7 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
7 7 (17.50%) Unified Communications
8 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (12.50%) C
8 5 (12.50%) Java
9 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (10.00%) Apache
9 4 (10.00%) CRM
9 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (10.00%) HPUX
9 4 (10.00%) SUSE
9 4 (10.00%) Oracle OWB
9 4 (10.00%) Quality Management
9 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (10.00%) Back Office
9 4 (10.00%) ETL

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (10.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) SAN
2 7 (17.50%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.50%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle OWB
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Apache Ivy
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.50%) Subversion
1 1 (2.50%) Maven
1 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.50%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.50%) Ant
1 1 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.00%) Back Office
4 3 (7.50%) Advertising
5 1 (2.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) Senior Developer
2 14 (35.00%) PHP Developer
2 14 (35.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Sales Executive
4 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Administrator
5 4 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Technical Leader
6 3 (7.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) UNIX Server Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Junior Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) CSS
1 14 (35.00%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) EJB
2 3 (7.50%) JDBC
2 3 (7.50%) JSP
2 3 (7.50%) Servlets
2 3 (7.50%) Struts
2 3 (7.50%) J2EE
3 1 (2.50%) JSON
3 1 (2.50%) JPA
3 1 (2.50%) RESTful
3 1 (2.50%) JMS
3 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) UNIX
2 9 (22.50%) Solaris
2 9 (22.50%) Linux
3 4 (10.00%) HPUX
3 4 (10.00%) SUSE
3 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (10.00%) CRM
2 4 (10.00%) Quality Management
2 4 (10.00%) ETL
2 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (7.50%) Build Automation
3 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL
4 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (2.50%) Release Management
5 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (37.50%) PHP
3 5 (12.50%) C
3 5 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.50%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Lua
5 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Sun Certification
2 4 (10.00%) SCSA
2 4 (10.00%) RHCA
2 4 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.00%) Legato
2 2 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) HP
2 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) Symantec
3 2 (5.00%) EMC
3 2 (5.00%) CommVault
3 2 (5.00%) NetApp
3 2 (5.00%) Veritas
3 2 (5.00%) 3PAR
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago