The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 182 196 140
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -56
Permanent jobs citing Sun 32 22 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.70% 0.44% 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.34% 0.80% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 34
Average salary £41,000 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.40% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £36,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Sun
South East

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

Vendors Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2391 2766 2771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 52.55% 55.02% 55.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2006 2227 2144
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Sun
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Sun Salary Trend in Surrey

Sun
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Sun Salary Histogram in Surrey

Sun
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
Staines -13 9 £37,000 -53.75%
Redhill -4 7 £60,000 -
Reigate +21 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Woking - 3 £41,250 -
Weybridge - 2 £41,000 -
Caterham - 1 £60,000 -
Dorking - 1 £60,000 -
Guildford - 1 £55,500 -
Horley - 1 £60,000 -
Sun
South East

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 32 (61.54%) Solaris
2 31 (59.62%) Oracle
3 30 (57.69%) UNIX
4 25 (48.08%) Windows
4 25 (48.08%) Finance
5 22 (42.31%) SQL Server
6 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
7 17 (32.69%) Linux
7 17 (32.69%) NetBackup
8 16 (30.77%) SAN
8 16 (30.77%) Oracle ZFS
9 15 (28.85%) ITIL
9 15 (28.85%) VMware
9 15 (28.85%) Red Hat
10 14 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (25.00%) HP
12 12 (23.08%) MS Excel
13 11 (21.15%) IIS
13 11 (21.15%) .NET
13 11 (21.15%) IBM
13 11 (21.15%) WAN
13 11 (21.15%) Brocade
13 11 (21.15%) Degree
13 11 (21.15%) Financial Modelling
14 10 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (19.23%) Patch Management
14 10 (19.23%) German Language
14 10 (19.23%) Italian Language
14 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 11 (21.15%) IIS
2 4 (7.69%) Apache
3 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.92%) JBoss
5 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.92%) Drupal
5 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.92%) Magento
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.92%) BPCS
2 1 (1.92%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) SAN
2 11 (21.15%) WAN
3 9 (17.31%) LAN
4 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.77%) LDAP
5 2 (3.85%) NAS
5 2 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (3.85%) PBX
5 2 (3.85%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.92%) HTTP
6 1 (1.92%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.92%) VPN
6 1 (1.92%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.92%) Internet
6 1 (1.92%) Firewall
6 1 (1.92%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.31%) OLTP
2 9 (17.31%) VLDB
3 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.85%) DB2
5 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.92%) JMeter
1 1 (1.92%) Firebug
General
1 25 (48.08%) Finance
2 10 (19.23%) German Language
2 10 (19.23%) Italian Language
3 8 (15.38%) Spanish Language
3 8 (15.38%) Dutch Language
3 8 (15.38%) Financial Institution
4 7 (13.46%) French Language
5 3 (5.77%) Back Office
5 3 (5.77%) Games
6 1 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Administrator
2 22 (42.31%) UNIX Administrator
3 17 (32.69%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (26.92%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 11 (21.15%) Consultant
6 6 (11.54%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (9.62%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Data Centre Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Technology Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Support Consultant
10 1 (1.92%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) .NET
2 4 (7.69%) J2EE
3 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.85%) XML
5 1 (1.92%) Spring
5 1 (1.92%) JSF
5 1 (1.92%) HTML
5 1 (1.92%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (17.31%) LPAR
2 9 (17.31%) HACMP
2 9 (17.31%) AS400
3 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.77%) Clustering
6 2 (3.85%) Thin Client
6 2 (3.85%) Statistics
6 2 (3.85%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.92%) PKI
7 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.92%) GIS
7 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (61.54%) Solaris
2 30 (57.69%) UNIX
3 25 (48.08%) Windows
4 17 (32.69%) Linux
5 10 (19.23%) AIX
5 10 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (17.31%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (5.77%) SUSE
8 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) ITIL
2 11 (21.15%) Financial Modelling
3 10 (19.23%) Patch Management
3 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (17.31%) Change Management
4 9 (17.31%) Security Management
4 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
4 9 (17.31%) Software Licensing
5 8 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 8 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
6 7 (13.46%) Risk Analytics
6 7 (13.46%) Analytics
6 7 (13.46%) Business Continuity
6 7 (13.46%) Service Management
7 5 (9.62%) Benchmarking
8 4 (7.69%) Project Management
8 4 (7.69%) SOA
8 4 (7.69%) Logistics
9 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) Perl
2 8 (15.38%) VBA
2 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 8 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 7 (13.46%) SQL
4 3 (5.77%) C#
5 2 (3.85%) Java
5 2 (3.85%) AWK
6 1 (1.92%) Korn
6 1 (1.92%) PHP
6 1 (1.92%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Degree
2 9 (17.31%) MCSE
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (17.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (7.69%) CCNA
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.85%) CITP
4 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.92%) CCSE
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.92%) iptables
4 1 (1.92%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 1 (1.92%) Firmware
4 1 (1.92%) Samba
4 1 (1.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.92%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 17 (32.69%) NetBackup
2 16 (30.77%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.85%) Nagios
3 2 (3.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (1.92%) SCCM
4 1 (1.92%) SCOM
4 1 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.92%) Cacti
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 31 (59.62%) Oracle
2 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 15 (28.85%) Red Hat
3 15 (28.85%) VMware
4 13 (25.00%) HP
5 11 (21.15%) IBM
5 11 (21.15%) Brocade
6 8 (15.38%) TOWER Software
7 7 (13.46%) Citrix
7 7 (13.46%) Veritas
8 5 (9.62%) Cisco
9 4 (7.69%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.85%) Remedy
10 2 (3.85%) StorageTek
11 1 (1.92%) CODA
11 1 (1.92%) JD Edwards
11 1 (1.92%) Sage
11 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (1.92%) SAP
11 1 (1.92%) Juniper