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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 51 60 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Permanent jobs citing Sun 16 6 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.19% 1.32% 5.73%
As % of the Vendors category 5.28% 2.47% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £48,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
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
303 243 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 60.36% 53.41% 56.80%
Number of salaries quoted 205 181 179
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,050 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 March 2015.

Sun Salary Histogram in Watford

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 36 (80.00%) UNIX
2 32 (71.11%) IBM
3 31 (68.89%) Linux
3 31 (68.89%) J2EE
4 29 (64.44%) Java
4 29 (64.44%) SQL
4 29 (64.44%) HTTP
5 26 (57.78%) Windows
5 26 (57.78%) E-Commerce
6 25 (55.56%) Solaris
7 24 (53.33%) Finance
8 23 (51.11%) Retail
9 20 (44.44%) Oracle
10 19 (42.22%) DB2
11 18 (40.00%) Internet
12 15 (33.33%) Tomcat
13 14 (31.11%) ITIL
13 14 (31.11%) PL/SQL
13 14 (31.11%) SLA
13 14 (31.11%) Problem Management
13 14 (31.11%) Time Management
13 14 (31.11%) Apache Solr
14 13 (28.89%) SAN
15 10 (22.22%) RDBMS
15 10 (22.22%) Eclipse
15 10 (22.22%) Sun Certification
15 10 (22.22%) Interwoven
15 10 (22.22%) HTML
15 10 (22.22%) MySQL
15 10 (22.22%) JavaScript

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 15 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 14 (31.11%) Apache Solr
3 10 (22.22%) MQSeries
3 10 (22.22%) Adobe CQ
4 8 (17.78%) WebSphere
5 7 (15.56%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (13.33%) Apache
7 5 (11.11%) Drupal
7 5 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (11.11%) WebLogic
7 5 (11.11%) JBoss
8 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
8 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 29 (64.44%) HTTP
2 18 (40.00%) Internet
3 13 (28.89%) SAN
4 7 (15.56%) LDAP
5 6 (13.33%) NAS
6 5 (11.11%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.22%) FTP
7 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) DB2
2 10 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 10 (22.22%) MySQL
2 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.44%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 10 (22.22%) Ant
1 10 (22.22%) JUnit
1 10 (22.22%) Maven
1 10 (22.22%) Subversion
1 10 (22.22%) Log4j
2 5 (11.11%) JMeter
2 5 (11.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 24 (53.33%) Finance
2 23 (51.11%) Retail
3 10 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 5 (11.11%) Games
5 2 (4.44%) Banking
6 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Support Manager
2 10 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (15.56%) Project Manager
4 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Performance Tester
7 2 (4.44%) Tester
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.22%) Administrator
8 1 (2.22%) Management Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (68.89%) J2EE
2 10 (22.22%) HTML
2 10 (22.22%) Servlets
2 10 (22.22%) SOAP
2 10 (22.22%) Struts
2 10 (22.22%) Web Services
2 10 (22.22%) XML
2 10 (22.22%) XSLT
2 10 (22.22%) CSS
2 10 (22.22%) JMS
2 10 (22.22%) jQuery
2 10 (22.22%) JSON
2 10 (22.22%) Spring
2 10 (22.22%) XMLBeans
2 10 (22.22%) Ajax
2 10 (22.22%) Hibernate
2 10 (22.22%) REST
3 7 (15.56%) Middleware
4 3 (6.67%) SailPoint
5 2 (4.44%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Web 2.0
2 2 (4.44%) Online Gambling
2 2 (4.44%) Tandem
2 2 (4.44%) PKI
2 2 (4.44%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 36 (80.00%) UNIX
2 31 (68.89%) Linux
3 26 (57.78%) Windows
4 25 (55.56%) Solaris
5 10 (22.22%) HPUX
6 8 (17.78%) AIX
7 1 (2.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) E-Commerce
2 14 (31.11%) ITIL
2 14 (31.11%) Problem Management
2 14 (31.11%) Time Management
3 10 (22.22%) OO
3 10 (22.22%) Content Management
3 10 (22.22%) Change Management
4 8 (17.78%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
5 7 (15.56%) Project Management
5 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
6 6 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (11.11%) Test Planning
7 5 (11.11%) Performance Testing
7 5 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Analytics
9 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 2 (4.44%) Business Continuity
9 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 29 (64.44%) Java
1 29 (64.44%) SQL
2 14 (31.11%) PL/SQL
3 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.22%) XPath
4 6 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 6 (13.33%) Perl
5 5 (11.11%) AWK
5 5 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Sun Certification
1 10 (22.22%) Degree
2 7 (15.56%) PMP
2 7 (15.56%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Veritas File System
1 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.67%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (4.44%) ACF2
2 2 (4.44%) RACF
3 1 (2.22%) Samba
3 1 (2.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.22%) Sendmail
3 1 (2.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 3 (6.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 3 (6.67%) Novell Identity Manager
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (4.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 32 (71.11%) IBM
2 20 (44.44%) Oracle
3 10 (22.22%) Interwoven
4 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (15.56%) VMware
5 7 (15.56%) Cisco
5 7 (15.56%) Citrix
6 6 (13.33%) Veritas
7 3 (6.67%) Novell
7 3 (6.67%) CA
8 2 (4.44%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (4.44%) NetIQ
8 2 (4.44%) HP
9 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
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