Period
to 20 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 6 months to 20 August 2018 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 151 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +184
Permanent jobs citing Sun 13 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.45% 0.48% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 1.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% - -
North West median annual salary £125,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +212.50% +14.29% +3.70%

Sun is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,378 1,239 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 47.57% 45.82% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,056 938 717
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £60,600
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Sun as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Cheshire

Sun
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Sun in Cheshire

Sun
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sun in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Sun in Cheshire

Sun
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe +2 5 £50,000 +25.00%
Knutsford -3 4 - -
Chester - 2 £55,000 -
Wilmslow -6 1 - -
Sun
North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing Sun also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Sun.

1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 5 (38.46%) Project Planning
4 5 (38.46%) Coaching
4 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (30.77%) Test Planning
5 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
5 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (30.77%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Retail Banking
5 4 (30.77%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) System Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Infor
5 4 (30.77%) Banking
5 4 (30.77%) Retail
5 4 (30.77%) Unix
5 4 (30.77%) Infor SunSystems
5 4 (30.77%) Issue Tracking
5 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) Apache
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) JBoss
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) BGP
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) MPLS
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
2 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 4 (30.77%) Retail Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Law
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Systems Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Trainee
4 1 (7.69%) Trainee Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) J2EE
1 2 (15.38%) JSP
1 2 (15.38%) LDAP
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
1 2 (15.38%) OAuth
1 2 (15.38%) Servlets
1 2 (15.38%) SOAP
1 2 (15.38%) SPML
1 2 (15.38%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) OAuth2
2 1 (7.69%) SailPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) Spring Boot
2 1 (7.69%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Fintech
2 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) AIX
5 1 (7.69%) CentOS
5 1 (7.69%) SUSE
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Coaching
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Project Planning
3 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (30.77%) Issue Tracking
3 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) System Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Test Planning
3 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Wealth Management
5 2 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) BeanShell
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Sun Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CISSP
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (15.38%) BladeLogic
2 2 (15.38%) CA Wily
3 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Infor
2 2 (15.38%) CA
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) MuleSoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Sybase
3 1 (7.69%) Apigee
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) CyberArk
3 1 (7.69%) Facebook
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Novell
3 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (7.69%) Ping Identity
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) VMware