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 3 months to 25 April 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 96 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Permanent jobs citing Sun 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.57% 0.082% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.26% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £19,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -57.77% -  
UK excluding London median salary £46,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.88% -  

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 Cheshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 557 517 808
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 45.28% 42.48% 46.54%
Number of salaries quoted 431 401 620
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 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
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 3 months to 25 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 6 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £19,000 - 2
Sun
North West

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Sun.

1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) Sun Certification
3 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 9 (60.00%) SDLC
4 8 (53.33%) Banking
5 7 (46.67%) Finance
5 7 (46.67%) Degree
6 6 (40.00%) JSON
6 6 (40.00%) Project Management
6 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (40.00%) HTTP
6 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (33.33%) Oracle
7 5 (33.33%) IBM
7 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
8 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (26.67%) Investment Management
8 4 (26.67%) Spring
8 4 (26.67%) BDD
8 4 (26.67%) CSS3
8 4 (26.67%) HTML5
8 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
8 4 (26.67%) Gradle
8 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
8 4 (26.67%) Bitbucket

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 4 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) JBoss
1 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (13.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (6.67%) CICS
4 1 (6.67%) Confluence
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) LDAP
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) DB2
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.67%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Bitbucket
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (26.67%) Gradle
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (20.00%) JUnit
3 2 (13.33%) Jasmine
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) Mockito
General
1 8 (53.33%) Banking
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Recruitment Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Trainee
3 2 (13.33%) Trainee Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Android Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (6.67%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (6.67%) iOS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) JSON
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) CSS3
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) HTML5
2 4 (26.67%) JSP
2 4 (26.67%) Middleware
2 4 (26.67%) Servlets
2 4 (26.67%) Spring
3 3 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (20.00%) EJB
3 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (20.00%) J2EE
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) REST
3 3 (20.00%) SOAP
3 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) Ext JS
4 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) iPhone
3 2 (13.33%) IVR
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (13.33%) PMI
3 2 (13.33%) RIA
3 2 (13.33%) User Experience
4 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 3 (20.00%) AIX
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 9 (60.00%) SDLC
2 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
4 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (26.67%) BDD
5 4 (26.67%) Feasibility Study
5 4 (26.67%) Investment Management
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
5 4 (26.67%) Validation
6 3 (20.00%) Coaching
6 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 3 (20.00%) MVC
6 3 (20.00%) MVVM
6 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
4 3 (20.00%) Jython
4 3 (20.00%) Korn
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
4 3 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Sun Certification
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) BladeLogic
3 1 (6.67%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) IBM
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) AppDynamics
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) Adobe
4 1 (6.67%) CA
4 1 (6.67%) Facebook
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + extensive benefits and commission
Posted: 3 days ago