Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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
UK > England
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 725 762 700
Rank change year-on-year +37 -62 -20
Permanent jobs citing Sun 396 445 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.60% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 298 316 472
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,175 £26,750 £31,275
90th Percentile £137,500 £78,125 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +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 permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 63,134 74,508 76,680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.65% 44.29% 43.78%
Number of salaries quoted 49,130 58,182 62,364
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun in England

Sun
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Sun in England

Sun
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sun in England over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Sun in England

Sun
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the England 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
London +35 172 £50,000 -14.89% 11
North of England +83 121 £100,000 +257.14% 8
North West +93 102 £100,000 +150.00% 8
South East -28 69 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Midlands +44 25 £42,500 +30.77% 1
Yorkshire +28 18 £28,000 -17.04%
East Midlands +37 13 £42,500 +6.25%
West Midlands +40 12 £37,500 +15.38% 1
South West +19 5 £32,500 -18.75% 5
East of England +14 4 £31,500 -61.23% 2
North East -28 1 £42,500 +112.50%
Sun
UK

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 England region with a requirement for Sun.

1 130 (32.83%) Windows
2 105 (26.52%) Linux
3 78 (19.70%) ITIL
4 72 (18.18%) Unix
5 71 (17.93%) Microsoft
6 70 (17.68%) Finance
7 67 (16.92%) Java
8 61 (15.40%) Python
9 58 (14.65%) SQL
10 52 (13.13%) Oracle
11 50 (12.63%) Service Management
12 48 (12.12%) Mentoring
13 46 (11.62%) Active Directory
13 46 (11.62%) PowerShell
14 43 (10.86%) IBM
14 43 (10.86%) Problem-Solving
15 40 (10.10%) SDLC
15 40 (10.10%) Degree
16 37 (9.34%) Red Hat
16 37 (9.34%) Software Engineering
16 37 (9.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 36 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
17 36 (9.09%) HP
17 36 (9.09%) Firewall
17 36 (9.09%) Nanotechnology
18 34 (8.59%) C++
19 33 (8.33%) SLA
19 33 (8.33%) Information Security
19 33 (8.33%) Data Centre
19 33 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 11 (2.78%) Oracle Coherence
2 10 (2.53%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (1.52%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.26%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.01%) IIS
6 3 (0.76%) Apache
6 3 (0.76%) JBoss
6 3 (0.76%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.51%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.25%) Apache TomEE
8 1 (0.25%) CMS
8 1 (0.25%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.25%) iPlanet
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.27%) Infor SunSystems
2 5 (1.26%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (1.01%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.01%) Lawson
3 4 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (1.01%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.25%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.25%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.25%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.25%) MIS ActiveH
5 1 (0.25%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.25%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.25%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.25%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.29%) Office 365
2 14 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.51%) IaaS
6 2 (0.51%) SaaS
7 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.25%) GitHub
7 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 36 (9.09%) Firewall
2 31 (7.83%) TCP/IP
3 20 (5.05%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (4.04%) WAN
5 13 (3.28%) LAN
5 13 (3.28%) VPN
6 10 (2.53%) BGP
6 10 (2.53%) DNS
7 9 (2.27%) DHCP
7 9 (2.27%) Internet
7 9 (2.27%) MPLS
7 9 (2.27%) OSPF
7 9 (2.27%) SAN
8 8 (2.02%) DSL
8 8 (2.02%) DWDM
8 8 (2.02%) SHDSL
9 7 (1.77%) VoIP
10 6 (1.52%) VLAN
11 5 (1.26%) Extranet
11 5 (1.26%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.04%) Oracle Database
3 11 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.77%) MySQL
5 7 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.01%) Big Data
8 3 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.25%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.25%) KDB
10 1 (0.25%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.25%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 7 (1.77%) JIRA
2 4 (1.01%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.01%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.25%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.25%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.25%) GitLab
4 1 (0.25%) Maven
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.25%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 70 (17.68%) Finance
2 31 (7.83%) Banking
3 24 (6.06%) Games
4 22 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 20 (5.05%) General Ledger
5 20 (5.05%) Retail
6 19 (4.80%) Back Office
7 18 (4.55%) Legal
8 15 (3.79%) Front Office
9 7 (1.77%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.52%) Advertising
11 4 (1.01%) Law
11 4 (1.01%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.76%) Prime Brokerage
12 3 (0.76%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
13 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.25%) French Language
14 1 (0.25%) German Language
14 1 (0.25%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 92 (23.23%) Contracts Manager
2 85 (21.46%) Development Manager
3 83 (20.96%) Development Team Manager
4 67 (16.92%) Analyst
5 38 (9.60%) Senior Analyst
6 29 (7.32%) Developer
7 27 (6.82%) Support Analyst
8 24 (6.06%) Security Analyst
8 24 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
8 24 (6.06%) Software Engineer
9 18 (4.55%) Desktop Support
9 18 (4.55%) Senior Desktop Support
9 18 (4.55%) Senior Support Analyst
10 17 (4.29%) Desktop Analyst
10 17 (4.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 17 (4.29%) Senior Desktop Analyst
10 17 (4.29%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
11 16 (4.04%) Field Engineer
11 16 (4.04%) Senior Security Analyst
11 16 (4.04%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (6.57%) J2EE
2 20 (5.05%) J2SE
3 18 (4.55%) .NET
4 15 (3.79%) HTML
4 15 (3.79%) Regular Expression
4 15 (3.79%) Software Packaging
5 10 (2.53%) CSS
6 9 (2.27%) AngularJS
7 8 (2.02%) Middleware
8 7 (1.77%) HTML5
9 6 (1.52%) Angular 2
9 6 (1.52%) CSS3
9 6 (1.52%) XML
10 5 (1.26%) .NET Core
10 5 (1.26%) ASP.NET
10 5 (1.26%) ASP.NET Core
10 5 (1.26%) LDAP
10 5 (1.26%) XHTML
11 4 (1.01%) SailPoint
12 3 (0.76%) React
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 33 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 17 (4.29%) Client/Server
3 12 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.53%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (2.27%) Clustering
6 6 (1.52%) Microsoft Licensing
7 5 (1.26%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 5 (1.26%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.26%) EPoS
7 5 (1.26%) Replication
7 5 (1.26%) Social Media
7 5 (1.26%) Tandem
7 5 (1.26%) W3C
8 4 (1.01%) EMC VMAX
8 4 (1.01%) EMC VNX
8 4 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.01%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.01%) iSeries
9 3 (0.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 130 (32.83%) Windows
2 105 (26.52%) Linux
3 72 (18.18%) Unix
4 37 (9.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (6.57%) Solaris
5 26 (6.57%) Windows 10
6 20 (5.05%) Windows 7
7 19 (4.80%) Windows Server
7 19 (4.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (4.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (4.55%) Mac OS X
8 18 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (3.79%) CentOS
10 13 (3.28%) AIX
11 9 (2.27%) HPUX
12 8 (2.02%) SUSE
12 8 (2.02%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (1.26%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (19.70%) ITIL
2 50 (12.63%) Service Management
3 48 (12.12%) Mentoring
4 43 (10.86%) Problem-Solving
5 40 (10.10%) SDLC
6 37 (9.34%) Software Engineering
7 36 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (9.09%) Nanotechnology
8 33 (8.33%) Information Security
9 29 (7.32%) Incident Management
10 25 (6.31%) DevOps
10 25 (6.31%) Mathematics
11 24 (6.06%) Configuration Management
12 21 (5.30%) Change Management
12 21 (5.30%) Problem Management
13 20 (5.05%) Data Acquisition
13 20 (5.05%) Forensic Analysis
13 20 (5.05%) Physics
14 17 (4.29%) Deployment Automation
14 17 (4.29%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (16.92%) Java
2 61 (15.40%) Python
3 58 (14.65%) SQL
4 46 (11.62%) PowerShell
5 34 (8.59%) C++
6 30 (7.58%) JavaScript
7 22 (5.56%) Bash Shell
7 22 (5.56%) C#
8 16 (4.04%) AWK
9 12 (3.03%) Perl
10 9 (2.27%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.77%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.52%) Bourne shell
12 6 (1.52%) Korn
13 5 (1.26%) C
14 2 (0.51%) PHP
15 1 (0.25%) BeanShell
15 1 (0.25%) Groovy
15 1 (0.25%) Ruby
15 1 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (10.10%) Degree
2 23 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (3.79%) CEH
3 15 (3.79%) GCIA
3 15 (3.79%) GCIH
3 15 (3.79%) GIAC
3 15 (3.79%) MCDST
3 15 (3.79%) SANS
4 14 (3.54%) CISSP
5 11 (2.78%) CISM
6 10 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.02%) HNC
7 8 (2.02%) HND
7 8 (2.02%) MCSE
8 6 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
8 6 (1.52%) RHCE
8 6 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.26%) OCA
9 5 (1.26%) OCP
9 5 (1.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.33%) SLA
2 10 (2.53%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.26%) WCAG
5 4 (1.01%) GDPR
5 4 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (0.76%) QA
7 2 (0.51%) PMO
8 1 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 46 (11.62%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.77%) KVM
3 7 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (1.77%) vSphere
4 6 (1.52%) XenApp
5 5 (1.26%) GlusterFS
5 5 (1.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (1.01%) DFS Replication
7 3 (0.76%) Docker
7 3 (0.76%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 3 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.25%) Firmware
9 1 (0.25%) NDS
9 1 (0.25%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 1 (0.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (4.80%) SCCM
2 15 (3.79%) CSIRT
2 15 (3.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 15 (3.79%) IBM BigFix
2 15 (3.79%) WSUS
3 10 (2.53%) ITRS Geneos
4 8 (2.02%) Ansible
4 8 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.77%) NetBackup
6 6 (1.52%) Kibana
6 6 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (1.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 5 (1.26%) Nagios
7 5 (1.26%) Oracle ZFS
7 5 (1.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 4 (1.01%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (1.01%) Kubernetes
8 4 (1.01%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.76%) CA Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.76%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 71 (17.93%) Microsoft
2 52 (13.13%) Oracle
3 43 (10.86%) IBM
4 37 (9.34%) Red Hat
5 36 (9.09%) HP
6 31 (7.83%) VMware
7 26 (6.57%) Dell
8 25 (6.31%) Splunk
9 23 (5.81%) Cisco
10 19 (4.80%) Ivanti
11 18 (4.55%) EMC
12 15 (3.79%) Intel
13 11 (2.78%) Bloomberg
13 11 (2.78%) GoldenSource
13 11 (2.78%) Infor
13 11 (2.78%) Reuters
13 11 (2.78%) Solace
13 11 (2.78%) Sybase
14 8 (2.02%) EqualLogic
14 8 (2.02%) Telindus