The first table below looks at the demand for Sun Certification in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun Certification over the 3 months to 14 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 Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Certification
Rank 811 801 757
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -44
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 85 71 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.065% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.24% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 81 60 101
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31696 29836 33306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.19% 27.38% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24899 24217 28586
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Sun Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Sun Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sun Certification
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the UK.

Sun Certification Salary Trend in the UK

Sun Certification
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun Certification over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 within the UK.

Sun Certification Salary Histogram in the UK

Sun Certification
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 14 July 2014. 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
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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
England -4 84 £37,500 - 11
South East +14 33 £40,750 +8.66%
East Midlands -3 22 £33,750 -10.00% 4
Northamptonshire -3 20 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Northampton -5 20 £32,500 -13.33% 1
London -31 20 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands +7 16 £33,750 -10.00%
Buckinghamshire - 13 £32,500 -
Hampshire +1 12 £42,500 +13.33%
Milton Keynes - 11 £32,500 -
Coventry 0 8 £32,500 -13.33%
East of England -4 8 £46,250 +32.14% 2
Bristol -4 6 £38,000 +38.18%
South West -15 6 £38,000 +38.18% 1
City of London +7 5 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Surrey +4 5 £60,000 +4.34%
Warwickshire - 5 £52,500 -
Leamington Spa - 5 £52,500 -
Redhill - 5 £60,000 -
Colchester - 4 £50,000 -
Essex - 4 £50,000 -
Bedford - 3 £30,000 -
Fareham - 3 £35,000 -
Solihull - 3 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £30,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire +7 2 £38,750 -29.54% 3
Nottingham +2 2 £38,750 -29.54% 3
High Wycombe - 2 £50,000 -
Aberdeen +9 1 £45,000 +25.00%

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Sun Certification 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 Certification.

1 175 (82.94%) Java
2 116 (54.98%) Sun
3 109 (51.66%) Linux
4 99 (46.92%) SQL
5 97 (45.97%) Oracle
6 86 (40.76%) Web Services
6 86 (40.76%) XML
7 82 (38.86%) UNIX
8 73 (34.60%) Spring
9 72 (34.12%) J2EE
10 70 (33.18%) Degree
11 64 (30.33%) Struts
12 63 (29.86%) JavaScript
12 63 (29.86%) JUnit
12 63 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
13 62 (29.38%) Hibernate
14 56 (26.54%) JSP
15 50 (23.70%) SAN
16 45 (21.33%) Windows
16 45 (21.33%) Software Engineering
17 44 (20.85%) Scrum
18 40 (18.96%) Telecoms
18 40 (18.96%) Finance
18 40 (18.96%) Computer Science
19 39 (18.48%) Puppet
19 39 (18.48%) Opscode Chef
20 38 (18.01%) Enterprise Software
21 37 (17.54%) Ant
22 36 (17.06%) EJB
22 36 (17.06%) Microsoft

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Sun Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (12.80%) Tomcat
2 25 (11.85%) WebLogic
3 23 (10.90%) Apache
4 9 (4.27%) WebSphere
5 8 (3.79%) nginx
6 5 (2.37%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.42%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.95%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.95%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.47%) Node.js
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.47%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (9.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (2.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.74%) GitHub
3 4 (1.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (23.70%) SAN
2 35 (16.59%) Firewall
3 31 (14.69%) VPN
4 29 (13.74%) TCP/IP
5 26 (12.32%) DNS
6 25 (11.85%) Reverse Proxy
7 15 (7.11%) Internet
8 9 (4.27%) HTTP
9 8 (3.79%) ATM
10 7 (3.32%) iSCSI
11 6 (2.84%) MPLS
12 5 (2.37%) Broadband
12 5 (2.37%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (1.90%) 4G
13 4 (1.90%) VoIP
13 4 (1.90%) Ethernet
13 4 (1.90%) PPP
13 4 (1.90%) xDSL
14 2 (0.95%) LDAP
15 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.85%) MySQL
2 17 (8.06%) NoSQL
3 12 (5.69%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.74%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.79%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.84%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.37%) DB2
7 5 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.37%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.42%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.47%) Big Data
10 1 (0.47%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 63 (29.86%) JUnit
2 37 (17.54%) Ant
3 34 (16.11%) Maven
4 28 (13.27%) Jenkins
5 24 (11.37%) Eclipse
6 15 (7.11%) Subversion
7 13 (6.16%) Git (software)
7 13 (6.16%) Hudson
8 10 (4.74%) Selenium
9 9 (4.27%) Cucumber
10 8 (3.79%) Gerrit
10 8 (3.79%) JBehave
11 7 (3.32%) CruiseControl
12 6 (2.84%) Eclipse RCP
13 5 (2.37%) EasyMock
13 5 (2.37%) jMock
13 5 (2.37%) IntelliJ
13 5 (2.37%) WebLogic Workshop
14 4 (1.90%) NetBeans
14 4 (1.90%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 40 (18.96%) Telecoms
1 40 (18.96%) Finance
2 12 (5.69%) Financial Institution
3 9 (4.27%) Advertising
4 8 (3.79%) Retail
4 8 (3.79%) Marketing
5 5 (2.37%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.90%) Back Office
7 2 (0.95%) Games
8 1 (0.47%) Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 140 (66.35%) Developer
2 117 (55.45%) Java Developer
3 51 (24.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 44 (20.85%) J2EE Developer
5 26 (12.32%) Senior Developer
6 25 (11.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 21 (9.95%) Architect
8 20 (9.48%) Support Engineer
9 12 (5.69%) Programmer
9 12 (5.69%) UNIX Engineer
10 11 (5.21%) Consultant
11 10 (4.74%) Analyst
11 10 (4.74%) Support Analyst
11 10 (4.74%) Developer Analyst
11 10 (4.74%) Software Support Analyst
12 9 (4.27%) Linux Engineer
12 9 (4.27%) Web Developer
12 9 (4.27%) Administrator
13 8 (3.79%) Technical Support Engineer
13 8 (3.79%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (40.76%) Web Services
1 86 (40.76%) XML
2 73 (34.60%) Spring
3 72 (34.12%) J2EE
4 64 (30.33%) Struts
5 62 (29.38%) Hibernate
6 56 (26.54%) JSP
7 36 (17.06%) EJB
8 26 (12.32%) Servlets
8 26 (12.32%) HTML
9 24 (11.37%) Ajax
10 19 (9.00%) JMS
10 19 (9.00%) JSTL
11 17 (8.06%) CSS
12 14 (6.64%) XHTML
12 14 (6.64%) JAXB
12 14 (6.64%) JSON
12 14 (6.64%) HTML5
13 11 (5.21%) Swing
14 9 (4.27%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.96%) Computer Science
2 38 (18.01%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (11.85%) Replication
4 6 (2.84%) Clustering
5 5 (2.37%) Open Source
6 3 (1.42%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.95%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.95%) Online Games
8 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 109 (51.66%) Linux
2 82 (38.86%) UNIX
3 45 (21.33%) Windows
4 31 (14.69%) Solaris
5 12 (5.69%) HPUX
6 10 (4.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.84%) SUSE
8 2 (0.95%) Android
8 2 (0.95%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.95%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (21.33%) Software Engineering
3 44 (20.85%) Scrum
4 33 (15.64%) Unit Testing
5 31 (14.69%) E-Commerce
6 30 (14.22%) Configuration Management
7 29 (13.74%) Web Development
8 28 (13.27%) TDD
9 23 (10.90%) UML
10 19 (9.00%) SOA
10 19 (9.00%) MVC
10 19 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (8.53%) Service Management
11 18 (8.53%) Disaster Recovery
12 17 (8.06%) OO
13 16 (7.58%) ITIL
14 15 (7.11%) System Testing
15 13 (6.16%) TOGAF
16 10 (4.74%) Pair Programming
16 10 (4.74%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 175 (82.94%) Java
2 99 (46.92%) SQL
3 63 (29.86%) JavaScript
4 28 (13.27%) PL/SQL
5 27 (12.80%) Shell Script
5 27 (12.80%) PowerShell
6 15 (7.11%) PHP
7 13 (6.16%) Perl
8 12 (5.69%) Python
9 9 (4.27%) Scala
10 4 (1.90%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.90%) XPath
11 3 (1.42%) Groovy
11 3 (1.42%) Ruby
11 3 (1.42%) XQuery
12 2 (0.95%) C++
13 1 (0.47%) C#
13 1 (0.47%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 70 (33.18%) Degree
2 31 (14.69%) OCPJP
3 21 (9.95%) SCSA
4 17 (8.06%) OCPJWCD
4 17 (8.06%) CITP
4 17 (8.06%) MBCS
5 13 (6.16%) OCMJD
5 13 (6.16%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (5.69%) CCNP
7 11 (5.21%) CCNA
8 10 (4.74%) Security Cleared
9 8 (3.79%) RHCE
9 8 (3.79%) PhD
10 6 (2.84%) RHCA
11 5 (2.37%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (1.90%) OCP
12 4 (1.90%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.95%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.95%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.00%) QA
2 12 (5.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (14.22%) VMware ESXi
2 24 (11.37%) KVM
2 24 (11.37%) Hyper-V
3 13 (6.16%) Active Directory
4 8 (3.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (2.84%) vSphere
6 5 (2.37%) Veritas File System
6 5 (2.37%) XenApp
6 5 (2.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.47%) NFS
Systems Management
1 39 (18.48%) Puppet
1 39 (18.48%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (9.00%) NetBackup
3 8 (3.79%) Capistrano
4 6 (2.84%) Backup Exec
4 6 (2.84%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (2.84%) Legato
5 5 (2.37%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (1.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 116 (54.98%) Sun
2 97 (45.97%) Oracle
3 36 (17.06%) Microsoft
4 21 (9.95%) HP
5 18 (8.53%) JBoss
6 17 (8.06%) Veritas
7 13 (6.16%) Red Hat
8 8 (3.79%) Symantec
8 8 (3.79%) VMware
9 6 (2.84%) CommVault
9 6 (2.84%) NetApp
9 6 (2.84%) EMC
9 6 (2.84%) 3PAR
10 5 (2.37%) Citrix
10 5 (2.37%) BEA
10 5 (2.37%) BMC
10 5 (2.37%) Cisco
10 5 (2.37%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.90%) IBM
12 3 (1.42%) Huawei
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARM Information Security & Communications
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARM Information Security & Communications
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £350 - £460 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HSBC
Posted: 18 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HSBC
Posted: 18 days ago