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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 237 244 227
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing Sun 2 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.037% 0.069% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.082% 0.15% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 11
Median salary £25,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.27% -21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
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
2430 2596 2610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.77% 44.54% 42.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2002 2126 2079
Median salary £38,500 £38,648 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.38% +4.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 2 £25,500 -
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Sun also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Sun.

1 12 (92.31%) HP
2 11 (84.62%) Dell
2 11 (84.62%) IBM
3 7 (53.85%) iSeries
4 6 (46.15%) SAN
5 5 (38.46%) NetApp
5 5 (38.46%) EMC
6 4 (30.77%) NAS
6 4 (30.77%) Firewall
7 1 (7.69%) Electronics
7 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (7.69%) Finance
7 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (7.69%) Migration
7 1 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.69%) SAP
7 1 (7.69%) Unix
7 1 (7.69%) AIX
7 1 (7.69%) HPUX
7 1 (7.69%) Solaris
7 1 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (7.69%) Marketing
7 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (7.69%) Data Migration

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) NAS
General
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Hardware Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) iSeries
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) AIX
1 1 (7.69%) HPUX
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Solaris
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
1 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
1 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (7.69%) Migration
1 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
1 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
1 1 (7.69%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) HP
2 11 (84.62%) Dell
2 11 (84.62%) IBM
3 5 (38.46%) EMC
3 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) VMware