The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Wales region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 95 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sun 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.24% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
605 558 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.27% 44.86% 50.90%
Number of salaries quoted 498 514 479
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
UK

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 3 £37,500 - 1
Sun
UK

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 18 (81.82%) HP
2 16 (72.73%) SAN
2 16 (72.73%) BMC
2 16 (72.73%) Hitachi
2 16 (72.73%) NetApp
2 16 (72.73%) BMC PATROL
2 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 16 (72.73%) IBM
2 16 (72.73%) EMC
2 16 (72.73%) NetBackup
2 16 (72.73%) EMC NetWorker
2 16 (72.73%) HP Data Protector
2 16 (72.73%) Brocade
2 16 (72.73%) Capacity Planning
2 16 (72.73%) Fibre Channel
3 12 (54.55%) Legal
3 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 11 (50.00%) Dell
5 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle
5 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 6 (27.27%) Clustering
6 4 (18.18%) Change Management
6 4 (18.18%) HACMP
6 4 (18.18%) Veritas
6 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 4 (18.18%) UNIX
6 4 (18.18%) AIX

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (9.09%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) SAN
1 16 (72.73%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MariaDB
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 12 (54.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Consultant
2 11 (50.00%) SAN Consultant
3 10 (45.45%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Administrator
5 4 (18.18%) UNIX Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) SAN Administrator
5 4 (18.18%) Backup Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Storage Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) SAN Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) HACMP
2 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX
2 4 (18.18%) AIX
2 4 (18.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (18.18%) Change Management
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.09%) Product Management
3 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 2 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) OCP
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (9.09%) SAP Certification
2 2 (9.09%) RHCE
2 2 (9.09%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (18.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 4 (18.18%) Xen
1 4 (18.18%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 16 (72.73%) BMC PATROL
1 16 (72.73%) NetBackup
1 16 (72.73%) EMC NetWorker
1 16 (72.73%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) HP
2 16 (72.73%) BMC
2 16 (72.73%) Hitachi
2 16 (72.73%) NetApp
2 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 16 (72.73%) IBM
2 16 (72.73%) EMC
2 16 (72.73%) Brocade
3 11 (50.00%) Dell
4 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle
4 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 4 (18.18%) Veritas
6 2 (9.09%) SAP
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
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