The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 68 88 89
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Permanent jobs citing Sun 15 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.38% 0.63% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 2.88% 1.35% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 3
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +38.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £34,000 £17,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £37,000 £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
Sun
South West

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

Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
520 445 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 47.84% 46.55% 56.21%
Number of salaries quoted 455 405 546
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Sun
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Sun Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Sun
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
Chippenham +13 9 £37,500 +4.89% 1
Swindon - 5 - -
Salisbury - 1 £40,000 -
Sun
South West

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 22 (95.65%) Solaris
1 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 19 (82.61%) Red Hat
2 19 (82.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (78.26%) Shell Script
4 17 (73.91%) UNIX
5 16 (69.57%) ITIL
6 14 (60.87%) Sun Certification
7 13 (56.52%) HP
7 13 (56.52%) Symantec
7 13 (56.52%) SUSE
7 13 (56.52%) SCSA
8 12 (52.17%) RHCA
8 12 (52.17%) NetBackup
9 11 (47.83%) PRINCE2
10 9 (39.13%) HPUX
10 9 (39.13%) SAN
10 9 (39.13%) VMware
11 8 (34.78%) Project Management
11 8 (34.78%) Oracle
11 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (26.09%) NetApp
12 6 (26.09%) NAS
13 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
13 5 (21.74%) CentOS
13 5 (21.74%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (21.74%) SLA
13 5 (21.74%) MySQL
13 5 (21.74%) Apache

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (21.74%) Apache
1 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) SAN
2 6 (26.09%) NAS
3 3 (13.04%) LAN
3 3 (13.04%) WAN
3 3 (13.04%) DHCP
3 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
3 3 (13.04%) SNMP
3 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.04%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JUnit
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Mockito
1 1 (4.35%) Gradle
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (30.43%) Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) Solaris Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Server Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) JMS
2 1 (4.35%) SAML
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (4.35%) Java EE
2 1 (4.35%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Solaris
1 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 19 (82.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (73.91%) UNIX
4 13 (56.52%) SUSE
5 9 (39.13%) HPUX
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (21.74%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) ITIL
2 11 (47.83%) PRINCE2
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
5 3 (13.04%) Change Control
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.35%) High Availability
6 1 (4.35%) EAI
6 1 (4.35%) SOA
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) TDD
6 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Sun Certification
2 13 (56.52%) SCSA
3 12 (52.17%) RHCA
4 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
5 3 (13.04%) MCP
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (4.35%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) NetBackup
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Red Hat
2 13 (56.52%) Symantec
2 13 (56.52%) HP
3 9 (39.13%) VMware
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle
5 6 (26.09%) NetApp
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.35%) Twitter
7 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
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