The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Sun
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 96 107
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Sun 8 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.64% 1.16% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 2.06% 3.31% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 1
Median salary £71,000 £80,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.25% +171.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11%  

Sun is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 388 514 547
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 31.04% 34.99% 37.57%
Number of salaries quoted 269 375 408
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +6.02%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Sun as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Cambridge

Sun
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Sun in Cambridge

Sun
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sun in Cambridge over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Sun in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Sun also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Sun.

1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (90.91%) Java
2 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (68.18%) Perl
3 15 (68.18%) Bash Shell
4 13 (59.09%) Computer Science
4 13 (59.09%) Nagios
4 13 (59.09%) MySQL
5 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (50.00%) Visualisation
5 11 (50.00%) QA
5 11 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (31.82%) Performance Analysis
6 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
6 7 (31.82%) OWASP
6 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
6 7 (31.82%) J2EE
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle
6 7 (31.82%) WebLogic
6 7 (31.82%) Unix
6 7 (31.82%) UML
6 7 (31.82%) OOA/OOD
6 7 (31.82%) OO
6 7 (31.82%) Apache
6 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
6 7 (31.82%) J2SE
6 7 (31.82%) Internet
6 7 (31.82%) Solaris

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) Apache
1 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
1 7 (31.82%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) MySQL
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Development Engineer
1 13 (59.09%) Software Development Engineer
1 13 (59.09%) Software Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Architect
3 7 (31.82%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (27.27%) Java Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Web Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) Perl Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Operations Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) J2EE
1 7 (31.82%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Computer Science
2 7 (31.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Solaris
2 7 (31.82%) Unix
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 11 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
3 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
3 7 (31.82%) OO
3 7 (31.82%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (31.82%) OWASP
3 7 (31.82%) Performance Analysis
3 7 (31.82%) UML
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) Java
1 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 15 (68.18%) Bash Shell
2 15 (68.18%) Perl
3 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) KVM
1 2 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (59.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle