The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Certification
Rank 825 833 819
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Sun Certification 72 99 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.082% 0.077%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.30% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 63 92 79
Average salary £47,500 £40,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.56% +7.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,300 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29591 33117 30177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.38% 27.31% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 23271 26537 24337
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 May 2015 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 28 May 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
England +17 71 £47,500 +21.79% 11
London +33 19 £53,750 -6.52% 1
South East +3 19 £53,750 +25.00% 3
East Midlands +7 13 £47,500 +26.66% 4
East of England +23 10 £53,750 +10.25%
Hertfordshire - 8 £50,000 -
Hampshire 0 7 £55,000 +29.41%
Watford - 6 - -
Surrey +33 5 £41,900 -30.16% 1
Derbyshire - 5 £47,500 -
Derby - 5 £47,500 -
Basingstoke - 4 £55,000 -
Leicester - 4 £47,500 -
Nottingham - 4 £46,250 - 4
Leicestershire - 4 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £46,250 - 4
North West - 4 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire -16 3 £61,500 +89.23% 1
West Midlands -17 3 £50,000 +42.85%
West Sussex - 3 £52,500 - 1
Lancashire - 3 £40,000 -
Horsham - 3 £52,500 - 1
Andover - 3 £40,500 -
Birmingham - 3 £50,000 -
Redhill -1 2 £28,800 -52.00%
South West -6 2 £41,250 +14.58% 1
Lytham St Annes - 2 £40,000 -
City of London +43 1 £80,000 +23.07%
Aberdeen +21 1 £45,000 -
Guildford +13 1 £60,000 +33.33% 1

Sun Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

1 144 (85.21%) Java
2 87 (51.48%) Oracle
3 86 (50.89%) SQL
4 85 (50.30%) Web Services
4 85 (50.30%) Sun
5 83 (49.11%) XML
6 80 (47.34%) UNIX
7 68 (40.24%) J2EE
8 62 (36.69%) Spring
9 56 (33.14%) Linux
10 55 (32.54%) Degree
11 51 (30.18%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (28.40%) SOAP
13 47 (27.81%) JUnit
14 46 (27.22%) Solaris
15 45 (26.63%) Eclipse
15 45 (26.63%) Finance
16 43 (25.44%) Software Engineering
16 43 (25.44%) JavaScript
17 42 (24.85%) EJB
18 39 (23.08%) Java EE
18 39 (23.08%) Mentoring
19 36 (21.30%) RESTful
20 33 (19.53%) Subversion
21 31 (18.34%) Java SE
22 30 (17.75%) jQuery
23 29 (17.16%) Hibernate
23 29 (17.16%) Servlets
23 29 (17.16%) Redmine
24 28 (16.57%) E-Commerce

Sun Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 20 (11.83%) WebSphere
2 16 (9.47%) WebSphere Application Server
3 15 (8.88%) Tomcat
3 15 (8.88%) Apache
4 6 (3.55%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (3.55%) MQSeries
4 6 (3.55%) IIS
4 6 (3.55%) Apache ServiceMix
5 5 (2.96%) Mule
6 4 (2.37%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.37%) JBoss
6 4 (2.37%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.37%) nginx
6 4 (2.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (2.37%) Mule ESB
7 3 (1.78%) CICS
8 2 (1.18%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.59%) WildFly
9 1 (0.59%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 10 (5.92%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.73%) MS Office
3 4 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.37%) GitHub
2 1 (0.59%) IaaS
2 1 (0.59%) SaaS
2 1 (0.59%) PaaS
2 1 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.28%) Firewall
2 13 (7.69%) HTTP
3 9 (5.33%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.33%) SAN
4 7 (4.14%) IPv4
5 5 (2.96%) VPN
6 4 (2.37%) DSLAM
6 4 (2.37%) PPP
6 4 (2.37%) Ethernet
6 4 (2.37%) ATM
6 4 (2.37%) Broadband
6 4 (2.37%) VoIP
6 4 (2.37%) xDSL
7 3 (1.78%) LDAP
7 3 (1.78%) Internet
8 2 (1.18%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.18%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.59%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.59%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.88%) MySQL
2 13 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 10 (5.92%) DB2
3 10 (5.92%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.14%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.37%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.18%) Triplestore
7 1 (0.59%) MarkLogic
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 47 (27.81%) JUnit
2 45 (26.63%) Eclipse
3 33 (19.53%) Subversion
4 29 (17.16%) Redmine
5 23 (13.61%) Maven
6 14 (8.28%) Git (software)
7 11 (6.51%) Jenkins
8 9 (5.33%) Ant
9 7 (4.14%) SoapUI
10 6 (3.55%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 6 (3.55%) Rational Application Developer
10 6 (3.55%) Gradle
11 5 (2.96%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (2.37%) Hudson
12 4 (2.37%) Gerrit
12 4 (2.37%) Mercurial
12 4 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.78%) TestNG
13 3 (1.78%) Mockito
13 3 (1.78%) Log4j
General
1 45 (26.63%) Finance
2 17 (10.06%) Banking
3 7 (4.14%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.55%) Advertising
5 4 (2.37%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.37%) Marketing
6 3 (1.78%) Retail
6 3 (1.78%) Publishing
7 2 (1.18%) Games
7 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 122 (72.19%) Developer
2 104 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 30 (17.75%) Senior Developer
4 28 (16.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (11.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 12 (7.10%) Software Developer
7 11 (6.51%) Linux Engineer
8 10 (5.92%) J2EE Developer
9 9 (5.33%) Architect
9 9 (5.33%) Programmer
10 8 (4.73%) Team Leader
10 8 (4.73%) Graduate
11 7 (4.14%) Java Team Leader
11 7 (4.14%) Java Programmer
11 7 (4.14%) UNIX Engineer
11 7 (4.14%) Consultant
12 6 (3.55%) Analyst
12 6 (3.55%) Support Consultant
12 6 (3.55%) Java Consultant
13 5 (2.96%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (50.30%) Web Services
2 83 (49.11%) XML
3 68 (40.24%) J2EE
4 62 (36.69%) Spring
5 48 (28.40%) SOAP
6 42 (24.85%) EJB
7 39 (23.08%) Java EE
8 36 (21.30%) RESTful
9 31 (18.34%) Java SE
10 30 (17.75%) jQuery
11 29 (17.16%) Hibernate
11 29 (17.16%) Servlets
12 27 (15.98%) JSP
13 26 (15.38%) JPA
13 26 (15.38%) JMS
14 25 (14.79%) HTML
14 25 (14.79%) EJB 3.0
14 25 (14.79%) JAX-RS
15 23 (13.61%) Struts
16 21 (12.43%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.98%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.14%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.55%) Clustering
5 4 (2.37%) GIS
5 4 (2.37%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.37%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.78%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (1.78%) Web 2.0
6 3 (1.78%) PMI
6 3 (1.78%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.18%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.59%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.59%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.59%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 80 (47.34%) UNIX
2 56 (33.14%) Linux
3 46 (27.22%) Solaris
4 21 (12.43%) Windows
4 21 (12.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (11.24%) AIX
5 19 (11.24%) HPUX
6 11 (6.51%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (30.18%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (25.44%) Software Engineering
3 39 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 28 (16.57%) E-Commerce
5 22 (13.02%) MVC
6 20 (11.83%) Waterfall
7 19 (11.24%) Scrum
7 19 (11.24%) ITIL
8 17 (10.06%) TDD
9 16 (9.47%) Project Management
10 15 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (7.69%) OO
12 12 (7.10%) SDLC
13 11 (6.51%) Multithreading
13 11 (6.51%) Unit Testing
14 10 (5.92%) PRINCE2
14 10 (5.92%) Problem Management
15 9 (5.33%) RAD
15 9 (5.33%) UML
15 9 (5.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (85.21%) Java
2 86 (50.89%) SQL
3 43 (25.44%) JavaScript
4 27 (15.98%) PL/SQL
5 17 (10.06%) Shell Script
6 13 (7.69%) Perl
7 12 (7.10%) C++
8 11 (6.51%) XPath
8 11 (6.51%) C
9 7 (4.14%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.96%) C#
10 5 (2.96%) Python
11 4 (2.37%) PHP
11 4 (2.37%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.37%) Scala
12 3 (1.78%) XQuery
13 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.59%) Korn
13 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 55 (32.54%) Degree
2 23 (13.61%) SCSA
3 14 (8.28%) Oracle Certification
4 12 (7.10%) Security Cleared
5 11 (6.51%) OCPJP
6 10 (5.92%) RHCA
6 10 (5.92%) Postgraduate
7 9 (5.33%) RHCE
8 8 (4.73%) OCMJD
9 7 (4.14%) OCPJWCD
10 4 (2.37%) CCNP
10 4 (2.37%) CCNA
10 4 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.78%) RHCSA
11 3 (1.78%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.78%) ISEB
12 2 (1.18%) CISSP
12 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.18%) SAP Certification
12 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.92%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.18%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (10.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.14%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.18%) Firmware
3 2 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.18%) vSphere
3 2 (1.18%) XenApp
3 2 (1.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 15 (8.88%) NetBackup
2 5 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.96%) Puppet
3 4 (2.37%) Capistrano
4 2 (1.18%) Nagios
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 87 (51.48%) Oracle
2 85 (50.30%) Sun
3 25 (14.79%) Red Hat
4 20 (11.83%) VMware
5 19 (11.24%) IBM
5 19 (11.24%) HP
6 13 (7.69%) Symantec
7 12 (7.10%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.37%) Veritas
8 4 (2.37%) Huawei
9 3 (1.78%) hybris
9 3 (1.78%) Sybase
9 3 (1.78%) Interwoven
9 3 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.18%) Adobe
10 2 (1.18%) Citrix
10 2 (1.18%) SAP
11 1 (0.59%) Twitter
11 1 (0.59%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.59%) BancTec
West London
WEX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £28000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Blue Town Online
Salary: £44000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Harrogate
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £56000 - £68000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 21 days ago