The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank - 79 71
Permanent jobs citing Sun 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.60% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £23,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Sun
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
306 336 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 46.86% 46.15% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 260 286 224
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Sun
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Sun Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Sun
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Support Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Database Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Service Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle