Period
to 26 September 2020

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 26 September 2020 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
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 578 838 752
Rank change year-on-year +260 -86 +34
Permanent jobs citing Sun 82 215 426
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.39% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68 171 346
Median annual salary £61,250 £50,000 £52,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.50% -5.21% +0.48%
10th Percentile £38,375 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £66,250 £137,500
UK median annual salary £63,750 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +27.50% -4.76% +1.15%

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 17,816 55,641 67,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.19% 42.90% 43.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14,052 42,578 52,635
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,250 £27,010
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% - +5.26%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun in England

Sun
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sun in England.

Salary trend for Sun in England

Sun
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sun in England over the 6 months to 26 September 2020.

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 26 September 2020. 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 +241 56 £75,000 +20.00% 5
South East +167 10 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Midlands +123 8 £42,500 +21.43% 1
North of England +178 7 £45,000 +5.88% 5
North West +131 7 £45,000 +5.88% 4
East Midlands +86 5 £42,500 +41.67%
West Midlands +94 3 £52,500 +32.03% 1
East of England +139 1 £36,000 +10.77% 1
Sun
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 2020, 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 52 (63.41%) Finance
2 47 (57.32%) SQL
3 36 (43.90%) Linux
4 32 (39.02%) Python
5 31 (37.80%) Windows
6 30 (36.59%) Unix
7 29 (35.37%) Information Security
8 28 (34.15%) Microsoft
9 24 (29.27%) Oracle
10 21 (25.61%) Bash Shell
10 21 (25.61%) AWS
11 20 (24.39%) Office 365
12 19 (23.17%) Splunk
12 19 (23.17%) Asset Management
13 18 (21.95%) Nessus
13 18 (21.95%) CISA
13 18 (21.95%) CISM
13 18 (21.95%) Perl
13 18 (21.95%) CISSP
13 18 (21.95%) SailPoint
13 18 (21.95%) Aveksa
13 18 (21.95%) CyberArk
14 17 (20.73%) Solaris
15 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
15 16 (19.51%) Azure
16 12 (14.63%) SLA
17 11 (13.41%) Cisco
17 11 (13.41%) HP
17 11 (13.41%) Management Information System
18 10 (12.20%) VMware

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 4 (4.88%) CMS
1 4 (4.88%) EPiServer
1 4 (4.88%) IIS
2 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.22%) Apache
3 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.22%) Endur
2 1 (1.22%) Exchequer
2 1 (1.22%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.61%) AWS
2 20 (24.39%) Office 365
3 16 (19.51%) Azure
4 4 (4.88%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.22%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (1.22%) AWS CodeBuild
5 1 (1.22%) AWS CodePipeline
5 1 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.22%) GitHub
5 1 (1.22%) IaaS
5 1 (1.22%) PaaS
5 1 (1.22%) SaaS
5 1 (1.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) Firewall
2 4 (4.88%) DNS
3 3 (3.66%) Network Security
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.22%) Internet
4 1 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.22%) SAN
4 1 (1.22%) VPN
4 1 (1.22%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (8.54%) Oracle Database
2 7 (8.54%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (8.54%) RDBMS
2 7 (8.54%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.10%) OLTP
4 4 (4.88%) Power BI
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.66%) MySQL
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.22%) Big Data
6 1 (1.22%) BigQuery
6 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.22%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (1.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) TeamCity
2 5 (6.10%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.44%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.22%) GitLab
6 1 (1.22%) JIRA
6 1 (1.22%) Mocha
6 1 (1.22%) Postman
6 1 (1.22%) Travis CI
General
1 52 (63.41%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Banking
2 8 (9.76%) Law
3 4 (4.88%) Advertising
4 3 (3.66%) Front Office
5 2 (2.44%) Back Office
5 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Marketing
5 2 (2.44%) Publishing
6 1 (1.22%) Billing
6 1 (1.22%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (24.39%) Analyst
2 12 (14.63%) Security Analyst
3 11 (13.41%) Administrator
3 11 (13.41%) Information Analyst
3 11 (13.41%) Information Security Analyst
4 9 (10.98%) Financial Analyst
4 9 (10.98%) Security Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) Developer
5 8 (9.76%) Information Security Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (8.54%) C# Developer
6 7 (8.54%) DBA
6 7 (8.54%) Oracle DBA
6 7 (8.54%) SQL DBA
6 7 (8.54%) Support Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Technical Security Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.95%) SailPoint
2 8 (9.76%) .NET
2 8 (9.76%) HTML
2 8 (9.76%) Web Services
3 7 (8.54%) .NET Framework
3 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET
3 7 (8.54%) HTML5
3 7 (8.54%) SOAP
4 6 (7.32%) CSS
5 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (6.10%) CSS3
5 5 (6.10%) Entity Framework
5 5 (6.10%) REST
5 5 (6.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (4.88%) Fluent NHibernate
6 4 (4.88%) Node.js
7 3 (3.66%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (3.66%) LINQ
8 2 (2.44%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.10%) Clustering
4 4 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.88%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.44%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.44%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (43.90%) Linux
2 31 (37.80%) Windows
3 30 (36.59%) Unix
4 17 (20.73%) Solaris
5 5 (6.10%) SUSE
5 5 (6.10%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (6.10%) Windows Server
5 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.66%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.44%) AIX
7 2 (2.44%) HPUX
8 1 (1.22%) Android
8 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.37%) Information Security
2 19 (23.17%) Asset Management
3 9 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.98%) Test Automation
4 8 (9.76%) Change Management
4 8 (9.76%) Incident Management
4 8 (9.76%) Malware Analysis
4 8 (9.76%) SIEM
5 7 (8.54%) DevOps
5 7 (8.54%) High Availability
5 7 (8.54%) TDD
6 6 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (7.32%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (7.32%) ITIL
6 6 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (7.32%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (7.32%) Scrum
6 6 (7.32%) Workflow
6 6 (7.32%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (57.32%) SQL
2 32 (39.02%) Python
3 21 (25.61%) Bash Shell
4 18 (21.95%) Perl
5 8 (9.76%) C#
5 8 (9.76%) PowerShell
6 7 (8.54%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.54%) VBA
7 5 (6.10%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.88%) Java
9 2 (2.44%) BeanShell
9 2 (2.44%) Go
9 2 (2.44%) Groovy
9 2 (2.44%) VBScript
10 1 (1.22%) PHP
10 1 (1.22%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (21.95%) CISA
1 18 (21.95%) CISM
1 18 (21.95%) CISSP
2 6 (7.32%) A+ Certification
3 3 (3.66%) Degree
4 2 (2.44%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.22%) CCNA
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.22%) MCP
5 1 (1.22%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) SLA
2 6 (7.32%) Data Quality
2 6 (7.32%) GDPR
2 6 (7.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.66%) QA
4 2 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) Active Directory
1 6 (7.32%) Hyper-V
2 5 (6.10%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (4.88%) XenApp
3 4 (4.88%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.22%) Docker
4 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (21.95%) Nessus
2 8 (9.76%) Ansible
2 8 (9.76%) CSIRT
2 8 (9.76%) Puppet
3 6 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.66%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.66%) Terraform
5 2 (2.44%) Perfmon
6 1 (1.22%) Grafana
6 1 (1.22%) Nagios
6 1 (1.22%) SCCM
6 1 (1.22%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 24 (29.27%) Oracle
3 19 (23.17%) Splunk
4 18 (21.95%) Aveksa
4 18 (21.95%) CyberArk
5 11 (13.41%) Cisco
5 11 (13.41%) HP
6 10 (12.20%) ArcSight
6 10 (12.20%) Qualys
6 10 (12.20%) ServiceNow
6 10 (12.20%) VMware
7 9 (10.98%) Citrix
8 7 (8.54%) IBM
9 4 (4.88%) Bloomberg
9 4 (4.88%) Reuters
10 3 (3.66%) FXall
10 3 (3.66%) Informatica
10 3 (3.66%) SAP
10 3 (3.66%) Solarflare
11 2 (2.44%) Nimble Storage