Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 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
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 142 186
Rank change year-on-year -6 +44 +2
Permanent jobs citing Sun 13 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.50% 0.045% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 0.11% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +9.09% +47.32%
10th Percentile £21,300 £42,500 £36,625
90th Percentile £41,500 £47,500 £43,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +23.08% -

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 1208 919 1552
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 46.09% 41.42% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 920 733 1200
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 July 2017.

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 25 July 2017. 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
Knutsford - 8 - -
Wilmslow - 3 £19,000 -
Crewe - 1 £40,000 - 1
Sun
North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 8 (61.54%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
3 5 (38.46%) Sun Certification
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Investment Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) JSON
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
3 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (38.46%) OpenShift
3 5 (38.46%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
4 4 (30.77%) Wealth Management
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
5 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 3 (23.08%) Middleware
5 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 3 (23.08%) JUnit
5 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
5 3 (23.08%) HTTP
5 3 (23.08%) IBM
5 3 (23.08%) Perl
5 3 (23.08%) Unix
5 3 (23.08%) AIX

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
1 3 (23.08%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (23.08%) JBoss
1 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) Confluence
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) OpenShift
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JUnit
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) SonarQube
2 2 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 5 (38.46%) Banking
1 5 (38.46%) Investment Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Recruitment Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Trainee
2 3 (23.08%) Trainee Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Android Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Product Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) JSON
2 3 (23.08%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (23.08%) Middleware
3 2 (15.38%) Spring
3 2 (15.38%) Spring Boot
3 2 (15.38%) Spring Cloud
4 1 (7.69%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) iPhone
3 2 (15.38%) Fintech
3 2 (15.38%) Internet of Things
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (15.38%) PMI
4 1 (7.69%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) AIX
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) SDLC
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
2 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
3 4 (30.77%) Wealth Management
4 3 (23.08%) Feasibility Study
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
4 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) Validation
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Jython
2 3 (23.08%) Korn
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby
2 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Sun Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (23.08%) Kubernetes
2 3 (23.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) AppDynamics
1 3 (23.08%) IBM
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) Apigee
3 1 (7.69%) Facebook
3 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
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