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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 96 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sun 10 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.76% - 1.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.89% - 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 14
Average salary £37,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
528 677 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 39.91% 49.42% 48.21%
Number of salaries quoted 463 559 428
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Sun Salary Histogram in Wales

Sun
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
North Wales - 5 £24,500 -
South Wales - 5 £37,500 - 1
Sun
UK

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 11 (91.67%) Unix
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) SAP
3 5 (41.67%) Solaris
3 5 (41.67%) IBM
3 5 (41.67%) EMC
3 5 (41.67%) SAN
3 5 (41.67%) Veritas
3 5 (41.67%) NFS
3 5 (41.67%) NetWeaver
3 5 (41.67%) Tivoli
3 5 (41.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (41.67%) Samba
3 5 (41.67%) CLARiiON
3 5 (41.67%) SAP Basis
3 5 (41.67%) Axway
3 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle ZFS
3 5 (41.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (25.00%) Validation
4 3 (25.00%) ETL
4 3 (25.00%) DataStage
4 3 (25.00%) SLA
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (25.00%) Greenplum

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 5 (41.67%) NetWeaver
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) DataStage
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) SAP Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) SAP Basis Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) Unix Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) IT Support
3 3 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Architect
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate 1st Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) SAP Basis
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) CLARiiON
2 2 (16.67%) Derivative
2 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Unix
2 5 (41.67%) Solaris
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (25.00%) ETL
1 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (8.33%) High Availability
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) NFS
1 5 (41.67%) Samba
1 5 (41.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle ZFS
1 5 (41.67%) Tivoli
1 5 (41.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Axway
2 5 (41.67%) EMC
2 5 (41.67%) IBM
2 5 (41.67%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) Veritas
3 3 (25.00%) Greenplum