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 29 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 214 201 193
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Sun 24 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.36% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 0.81% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 19
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £34,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
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
2570 2463 2597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.35% 44.89% 45.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2235 2042 2211
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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
Wiltshire +2 19 £38,000 +11.76% 2
Dorset -21 3 £65,000 +62.50%
Cornwall -4 1 £32,500 -
Devon - 1 £38,000 -
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 22 (46.81%) Solaris
1 22 (46.81%) Linux
2 19 (40.43%) Sun Certification
2 19 (40.43%) Red Hat
2 19 (40.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (38.30%) Shell Script
3 18 (38.30%) ITIL
3 18 (38.30%) UNIX
4 16 (34.04%) HP
5 15 (31.91%) SCSA
5 15 (31.91%) SUSE
6 14 (29.79%) NetBackup
6 14 (29.79%) RHCA
6 14 (29.79%) Symantec
6 14 (29.79%) Oracle
7 12 (25.53%) PRINCE2
8 11 (23.40%) SAN
8 11 (23.40%) HPUX
9 10 (21.28%) MySQL
9 10 (21.28%) VMware
10 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (19.15%) Project Management
10 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
10 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
11 7 (14.89%) Unified Communications
11 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
11 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
12 6 (12.77%) Finance
12 6 (12.77%) NetApp

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (8.51%) Apache
1 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) SAN
2 7 (14.89%) Unified Communications
3 5 (10.64%) NAS
4 3 (6.38%) LAN
4 3 (6.38%) WAN
4 3 (6.38%) DHCP
4 3 (6.38%) Ethernet
4 3 (6.38%) SNMP
4 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.38%) DNS
5 1 (2.13%) Intranet
5 1 (2.13%) Internet
5 1 (2.13%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) MySQL
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Subversion
1 1 (2.13%) Maven
1 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.13%) Mockito
1 1 (2.13%) JUnit
1 1 (2.13%) Gradle
1 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.77%) Finance
3 3 (6.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Sales Executive
3 7 (14.89%) Senior Developer
3 7 (14.89%) UNIX Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Administrator
4 6 (12.77%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (12.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (12.77%) PHP Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (12.77%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Solaris Administrator
5 4 (8.51%) Technical Leader
5 4 (8.51%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Operations Team Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Linux Server Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) CSS
1 6 (12.77%) HTML
2 3 (6.38%) .NET
2 3 (6.38%) J2EE
2 3 (6.38%) JDBC
2 3 (6.38%) JSP
2 3 (6.38%) Servlets
2 3 (6.38%) Struts
2 3 (6.38%) EJB
3 1 (2.13%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.13%) Java EE
3 1 (2.13%) OAuth
3 1 (2.13%) Middleware
3 1 (2.13%) SAML
3 1 (2.13%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.26%) CMDB
4 1 (2.13%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (46.81%) Solaris
1 22 (46.81%) Linux
2 19 (40.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (38.30%) UNIX
4 15 (31.91%) SUSE
5 11 (23.40%) HPUX
6 4 (8.51%) CentOS
6 4 (8.51%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) ITIL
2 12 (25.53%) PRINCE2
3 9 (19.15%) Project Management
4 4 (8.51%) ETL
4 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.51%) Quality Management
4 4 (8.51%) Change Management
5 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.38%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
5 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (6.38%) Build Automation
5 3 (6.38%) Change Control
6 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) Shell Script
2 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.77%) PHP
4 4 (8.51%) Java
4 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
4 4 (8.51%) SQL
5 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) Sun Certification
2 15 (31.91%) SCSA
3 14 (29.79%) RHCA
4 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.38%) MCP
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (2.13%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (29.79%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (4.26%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.13%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.13%) Legato
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Red Hat
2 16 (34.04%) HP
3 14 (29.79%) Symantec
3 14 (29.79%) Oracle
4 10 (21.28%) VMware
5 6 (12.77%) NetApp
6 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.26%) Peregrine
8 1 (2.13%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.13%) Veritas
8 1 (2.13%) CommVault
8 1 (2.13%) EMC
8 1 (2.13%) Cisco
8 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.13%) Twitter
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