The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 44 52 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Sun 27 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.35% 1.33% 4.55%
As % of the Vendors category 7.56% 2.45% 9.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Sun
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
357 204 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 57.49% 54.26% 45.68%
Number of salaries quoted 255 159 129
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -14.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Sun
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Sun Salary Trend in Watford

Sun
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Watford region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Sun Salary Histogram in Watford

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 31 (93.94%) UNIX
2 26 (78.79%) IBM
3 25 (75.76%) J2EE
4 24 (72.73%) Linux
4 24 (72.73%) Finance
5 23 (69.70%) Java
5 23 (69.70%) SQL
5 23 (69.70%) HTTP
5 23 (69.70%) Solaris
5 23 (69.70%) E-Commerce
6 22 (66.67%) Retail
7 21 (63.64%) Windows
8 18 (54.55%) Oracle
9 16 (48.48%) DB2
10 15 (45.45%) Manufacturing
11 14 (42.42%) Subversion
11 14 (42.42%) Content Management
11 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
11 14 (42.42%) HTML
11 14 (42.42%) JUnit
11 14 (42.42%) CSS
11 14 (42.42%) Struts
11 14 (42.42%) XML
11 14 (42.42%) Tomcat
11 14 (42.42%) JMS
11 14 (42.42%) Eclipse
11 14 (42.42%) Sun Certification
12 10 (30.30%) Internet
12 10 (30.30%) WebSphere
13 9 (27.27%) Problem Management

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 14 (42.42%) Tomcat
2 10 (30.30%) WebSphere
3 9 (27.27%) Apache Solr
4 7 (21.21%) Adobe CQ
4 7 (21.21%) MQSeries
4 7 (21.21%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (21.21%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (21.21%) IIS
5 5 (15.15%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
7 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
8 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (69.70%) HTTP
2 10 (30.30%) Internet
3 7 (21.21%) SAN
4 5 (15.15%) LDAP
5 2 (6.06%) NAS
6 1 (3.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) DB2
2 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
2 7 (21.21%) MySQL
2 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.06%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 14 (42.42%) JUnit
1 14 (42.42%) Eclipse
1 14 (42.42%) Subversion
2 7 (21.21%) Maven
2 7 (21.21%) Rational Application Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Ant
2 7 (21.21%) Log4j
2 7 (21.21%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 24 (72.73%) Finance
2 22 (66.67%) Retail
3 15 (45.45%) Manufacturing
4 5 (15.15%) Games
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Developer
1 14 (42.42%) Java Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Support Manager
3 8 (24.24%) Consultant
4 7 (21.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (15.15%) Project Manager
5 5 (15.15%) Support Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Java Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Java Programmer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Programmer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (75.76%) J2EE
2 14 (42.42%) CSS
2 14 (42.42%) Struts
2 14 (42.42%) XML
2 14 (42.42%) JMS
2 14 (42.42%) HTML
3 9 (27.27%) JDBC
4 7 (21.21%) JSP
4 7 (21.21%) Servlets
4 7 (21.21%) SOAP
4 7 (21.21%) XSLT
4 7 (21.21%) XHTML
4 7 (21.21%) Web Services
4 7 (21.21%) Hibernate
4 7 (21.21%) Spring
4 7 (21.21%) XMLBeans
4 7 (21.21%) Ajax
4 7 (21.21%) JSON
4 7 (21.21%) JSTL
4 7 (21.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Web 2.0
2 2 (6.06%) AS400
2 2 (6.06%) Tandem
2 2 (6.06%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 31 (93.94%) UNIX
2 24 (72.73%) Linux
3 23 (69.70%) Solaris
4 21 (63.64%) Windows
5 9 (27.27%) AIX
6 7 (21.21%) HPUX
7 1 (3.03%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) E-Commerce
2 14 (42.42%) Content Management
3 9 (27.27%) Time Management
3 9 (27.27%) ITIL
3 9 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 8 (24.24%) Change Management
5 7 (21.21%) OO
5 7 (21.21%) RAD
5 7 (21.21%) MVC
5 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (21.21%) Web Development
6 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
6 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
6 5 (15.15%) Project Management
7 3 (9.09%) Analytics
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Migration
8 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) Java
1 23 (69.70%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 9 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 8 (24.24%) Perl
5 7 (21.21%) XPath
5 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Sun Certification
2 7 (21.21%) Degree
3 5 (15.15%) PMP
3 5 (15.15%) PMI Certification
4 2 (6.06%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.09%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (6.06%) ACF2
2 2 (6.06%) RACF
3 1 (3.03%) Samba
3 1 (3.03%) Veritas File System
3 1 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 3 (9.09%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 3 (9.09%) Novell Identity Manager
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (6.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) IBM
2 18 (54.55%) Oracle
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) Interwoven
4 5 (15.15%) Cisco
4 5 (15.15%) Citrix
4 5 (15.15%) VMware
5 3 (9.09%) CA
5 3 (9.09%) Novell
6 2 (6.06%) Veritas
6 2 (6.06%) HP
6 2 (6.06%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (6.06%) NetIQ
7 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
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