The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 236 222 206
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Sun 22 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.20% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.39% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 21 0 23
Average salary £45,000 - £40,500
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 - £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +0.58%
Sun
England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3514 2791 2718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 47.50% 49.79% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2666 2184 2171
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Sun
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Sun Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Sun
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Sun Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Sun
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
(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
West Yorkshire -13 16 £43,500 -
North Yorkshire -16 5 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire -19 3 £52,500 -
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 (69.23%) UNIX
2 15 (57.69%) VMware
3 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 12 (46.15%) Solaris
4 10 (38.46%) Oracle
4 10 (38.46%) DNS
4 10 (38.46%) Cisco
4 10 (38.46%) NetBackup
5 9 (34.62%) SCCM
5 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
5 9 (34.62%) LAN
6 8 (30.77%) Linux
6 8 (30.77%) Project Management
7 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
7 7 (26.92%) DHCP
7 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
7 7 (26.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (26.92%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (26.92%) Lync
7 7 (26.92%) vSphere
7 7 (26.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (26.92%) SCOM
7 7 (26.92%) VMware Server
7 7 (26.92%) MCDST
7 7 (26.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
2 7 (26.92%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (26.92%) Lync
3 5 (19.23%) JBoss
3 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
4 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
4 4 (15.38%) Apache
5 3 (11.54%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) DNS
2 9 (34.62%) LAN
3 7 (26.92%) DHCP
4 6 (23.08%) SAN
5 4 (15.38%) NAS
5 4 (15.38%) Unified Communications
5 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.69%) WAN
7 1 (3.85%) Internet
7 1 (3.85%) LDAP
7 1 (3.85%) HTTP
7 1 (3.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle9i Database
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Engineer
1 7 (26.92%) Exchange Engineer
1 7 (26.92%) Server Engineer
1 7 (26.92%) Windows Server Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Sales Executive
2 4 (15.38%) Development Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Team Leader
4 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Java EE
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) SOAP
2 1 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Open Source
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) NHS
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) UNIX
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Solaris
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Project Management
2 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) OO
3 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Software Distribution
5 2 (7.69%) Coaching
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow
6 1 (3.85%) Service Management
6 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) Perl
3 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (26.92%) MCDST
2 7 (26.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (15.38%) Degree
4 3 (11.54%) PMP
4 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
5 2 (7.69%) MCP
5 2 (7.69%) MCSE
5 2 (7.69%) MCSA
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
1 7 (26.92%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (26.92%) vSphere
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Server
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (11.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) NetBackup
2 9 (34.62%) SCCM
3 7 (26.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 7 (26.92%) SCOM
4 3 (11.54%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (11.54%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) VMware
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 10 (38.46%) Cisco
3 5 (19.23%) IBM
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.54%) Veritas
4 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
4 3 (11.54%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) EMC
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix
4 3 (11.54%) BMC
4 3 (11.54%) Hitachi
4 3 (11.54%) F5
5 2 (7.69%) LANDesk
5 2 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp