The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 84 66 72
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing Sun 1 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.11% 0.44% 1.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.81% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 14
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +82.97%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +15.85%
Sun
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
492 371 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 52.40% 54.16% 43.05%
Number of salaries quoted 399 297 324
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £24,150 £22,472
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Sun
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Sun Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Sun
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 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
Sheffield - 1 £50,000 - 1
Sun
Yorkshire

Sun
Top 28 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (100.00%) F5

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) F5