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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 244 250 208
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -42
Permanent jobs citing Sun 13 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.33% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 9
Average salary £68,000 £27,450 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+147.72% -39.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
3217 3373 2687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.92% 44.17% 46.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2519 2618 2086
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,055 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.13% -

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 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
West Yorkshire +17 13 £68,000 +52.80%
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 20 (90.91%) UNIX
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (50.00%) VMware
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (45.45%) SCCM
4 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (45.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (45.45%) Solaris
4 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
4 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
4 10 (45.45%) LAN
4 10 (45.45%) Cisco
4 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (40.91%) DHCP
5 9 (40.91%) DNS
5 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
5 9 (40.91%) OO
5 9 (40.91%) HTML
5 9 (40.91%) Java
5 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
5 9 (40.91%) .NET
5 9 (40.91%) J2EE
5 9 (40.91%) Oracle
5 9 (40.91%) NetBackup
5 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (40.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (40.91%) MCDST

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
1 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
1 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (45.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (40.91%) Lync
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) LAN
2 9 (40.91%) DHCP
2 9 (40.91%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) Intranet
4 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Development Manager
1 9 (40.91%) Server Engineer
1 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce Manager
1 9 (40.91%) Windows Server Engineer
1 9 (40.91%) VMware Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Field Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) HTML
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
1 9 (40.91%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.55%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) UNIX
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (45.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (40.91%) OO
1 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
2 2 (9.09%) Project Management
2 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
3 1 (4.55%) Time Management
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.55%) Software Distribution
3 1 (4.55%) Line Management
3 1 (4.55%) Coaching
3 1 (4.55%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
1 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VB
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (40.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (40.91%) MCDST
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) PMP
3 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCP
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 9 (40.91%) VMware Server
2 9 (40.91%) vSphere
2 9 (40.91%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) SCCM
2 9 (40.91%) SCOM
2 9 (40.91%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 9 (40.91%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Cisco
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Fujitsu
5 1 (4.55%) LANDesk