The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 95 99 105
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Sun 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.31% 0.37% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.78% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £37,500 - £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.82%
Sun
UK

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

Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
552 637 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 42.89% 47.19% 46.49%
Number of salaries quoted 454 520 513
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Sun
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Sun Salary Trend in Wales

Sun
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Wales - 3 - -
South Wales -1 1 £37,500 -
Sun
UK

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Sun also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Sun.

1 11 (78.57%) Unix
2 6 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) SAN
3 5 (35.71%) NetWeaver
3 5 (35.71%) Samba
3 5 (35.71%) CLARiiON
3 5 (35.71%) SAP Basis
3 5 (35.71%) Veritas
3 5 (35.71%) Tivoli
3 5 (35.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (35.71%) IBM
3 5 (35.71%) NFS
3 5 (35.71%) EMC
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 5 (35.71%) Solaris
3 5 (35.71%) Axway
3 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) REST
4 3 (21.43%) Multithreading
4 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Postgraduate
4 3 (21.43%) JMS
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) NetWeaver
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) DataStage
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) SAP Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) SAP Basis Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) SAP Basis
2 3 (21.43%) JMS
2 3 (21.43%) REST
2 3 (21.43%) Spring
2 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) CLARiiON
2 2 (14.29%) Derivative
2 2 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Unix
2 5 (35.71%) Solaris
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
1 3 (21.43%) Multithreading
1 3 (21.43%) MVC
1 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
1 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
1 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (14.29%) ETL
2 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Postgraduate
2 3 (21.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) NFS
1 5 (35.71%) Samba
1 5 (35.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle ZFS
1 5 (35.71%) Tivoli
1 5 (35.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Axway
1 5 (35.71%) EMC
1 5 (35.71%) IBM
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
1 5 (35.71%) Veritas
2 2 (14.29%) Greenplum
3 1 (7.14%) Avaya
3 1 (7.14%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) VMware