Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 161 144
Rank change year-on-year +19 -17 +37
Permanent jobs citing Sun 7 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.29% 0.51% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 1.14% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £48,750 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.21% +156.58% -37.92%
10th Percentile £29,400 £35,000 £18,500
90th Percentile £49,000 £70,000 £19,500
North West median annual salary £100,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +150.00% +2.56% +20.00%

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 1,051 1,399 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 44.18% 44.50% 42.01%
Number of salaries quoted 804 1,077 773
Cheshire median annual salary £43,500 £43,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.16% +14.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,400 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,050 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +12 5 £50,000 +25.00%
Runcorn - 1 £28,000 -
Sun
North West

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Infor SunSystems
2 4 (57.14%) Issue Tracking
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Retail Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) System Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Infor
2 4 (57.14%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
2 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Test Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) Coaching
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) LDAP
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP

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 1 (14.29%) Apache
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) BGP
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) MPLS
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
1 4 (57.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Systems Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Integrator
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) JSP
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) Servlets
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) SPML
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (14.29%) SUSE
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Coaching
1 4 (57.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Customer Engagement
1 4 (57.14%) Issue Tracking
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
1 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) System Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Test Planning
1 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) BeanShell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Infor
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase
2 1 (14.29%) VMware