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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 106 102 98
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Sun 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.075% 0.14% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.34% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £37,500 £57,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% -17.85%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
598 593 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 44.83% 42.78% 45.84%
Number of salaries quoted 471 488 529
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 July 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
South Wales +7 1 £37,500 -34.78%
Sun
UK

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 5 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Postgraduate
2 3 (50.00%) JMS
2 3 (50.00%) Sun Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN

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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) JMS
1 3 (50.00%) REST
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Derivative
1 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Postgraduate
1 3 (50.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) VMware