The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 60 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sun 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.83% - 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% - 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- -9.60%
Sun
Wiltshire

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

Vendors Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
295 263 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 49.00% 46.30% 48.46%
Number of salaries quoted 229 208 220
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,603
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,643 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Sun
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Sun Salary Trend in Swindon

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (60.00%) SNMP
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) MCP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (60.00%) SNMP
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCP
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle