The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Southampton region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 79 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Sun 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.73% 0.38% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.85% 0.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
379 397 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 39.73% 49.75% 42.46%
Number of salaries quoted 334 366 395
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
Hampshire

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Sun
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Sun Salary Trend in Southampton

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Photoshop
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 7 (87.50%) Adobe
2 7 (87.50%) NHS
2 7 (87.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (87.50%) CMS
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) WordPress
2 7 (87.50%) Magento
2 7 (87.50%) HTML5
2 7 (87.50%) CSS3
3 6 (75.00%) JSON
3 6 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (75.00%) W3C
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Apache
5 1 (12.50%) XHTML
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 7 (87.50%) CMS
1 7 (87.50%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Photoshop
1 7 (87.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Front-End Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) UI Developer
3 2 (25.00%) UI Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Architect
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
1 7 (87.50%) HTML5
1 7 (87.50%) CSS3
2 6 (75.00%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) XHTML
3 1 (12.50%) COM
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) NHS
2 6 (75.00%) W3C
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 6 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Adobe
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter
4 1 (12.50%) VMware