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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 84 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Sun 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.35% 0.78% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 1.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £58,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
473 495 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 55.06% 54.88% 47.59%
Number of salaries quoted 402 471 390
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 July 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 9 (90.00%) Oracle
1 9 (90.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (80.00%) NHS
2 8 (80.00%) Adobe
2 8 (80.00%) Photoshop
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) PHP
2 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) CMS
2 8 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (80.00%) jQuery
2 8 (80.00%) WordPress
2 8 (80.00%) Magento
2 8 (80.00%) HTML5
2 8 (80.00%) CSS3
3 6 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (60.00%) JSON
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) W3C
4 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Twitter
4 2 (20.00%) Subversion
4 2 (20.00%) Content Management
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Apache
4 2 (20.00%) XHTML

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (80.00%) CMS
1 8 (80.00%) WordPress
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Photoshop
1 8 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) UI Developer
4 2 (20.00%) UI Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) jQuery
1 8 (80.00%) HTML5
1 8 (80.00%) CSS3
2 6 (60.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (20.00%) XHTML
3 2 (20.00%) COM
4 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) NHS
2 6 (60.00%) W3C
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Legato
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) Adobe
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Twitter
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) Veritas
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec