Period
to 28 October 2021

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 28 October 2021 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
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 896 612 827
Rank change year-on-year -284 +215 -88
Permanent jobs citing Sun 115 57 233
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.32% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 75 38 168
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £40,299 £40,563 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,500 £52,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.81% +9.47% -9.52%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £64,063
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,250 £70,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £53,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.87% +12.63% -9.52%

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 43,283 17,683 53,192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.81% 38.81% 42.01%
Number of salaries quoted 29,092 14,301 41,517
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -
75th Percentile £73,322 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 28 October 2021.

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 28 October 2021. 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 -219 61 £65,000 - 24
South East -155 23 £41,604 - 4
North of England -122 17 £70,000 +43.59% 7
North West -94 11 £32,000 -34.36% 4
Midlands -122 10 £52,500 +23.53% 5
West Midlands -94 9 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Yorkshire - 6 £70,000 -
South West - 2 £41,250 - 1
East Midlands -75 1 £60,000 +41.18%
East of England -100 1 £55,000 +52.78% 1
Sun
UK

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, 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 (45.22%) Social Skills
2 38 (33.04%) SQL
2 38 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (32.17%) Azure
3 37 (32.17%) Finance
4 35 (30.43%) DevOps
5 34 (29.57%) Microservices
6 30 (26.09%) JavaScript
6 30 (26.09%) .NET
7 29 (25.22%) Git (software)
7 29 (25.22%) Node.js
8 28 (24.35%) AngularJS
8 28 (24.35%) Kubernetes
8 28 (24.35%) React
8 28 (24.35%) Python
8 28 (24.35%) Scrum
9 27 (23.48%) Windows
9 27 (23.48%) C#
10 26 (22.61%) SQL Server
11 24 (20.87%) Microsoft
11 24 (20.87%) .NET Core
12 23 (20.00%) SDLC
12 23 (20.00%) Sass
12 23 (20.00%) REST
12 23 (20.00%) .NET Framework
13 22 (19.13%) QA
14 21 (18.26%) PowerShell
15 20 (17.39%) AWS
15 20 (17.39%) Linux
15 20 (17.39%) Data Centre

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 18 (15.65%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.87%) CMS
2 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.87%) IIS
2 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) BASE24
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.87%) Elite 3E
1 1 (0.87%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (0.87%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 37 (32.17%) Azure
2 20 (17.39%) AWS
3 15 (13.04%) GCP
4 14 (12.17%) Amazon SQS
4 14 (12.17%) Serverless
4 14 (12.17%) Slack
5 10 (8.70%) Azure Service Fabric
6 5 (4.35%) npm
6 5 (4.35%) Power Platform
7 4 (3.48%) GitHub
8 3 (2.61%) FinancialForce
9 2 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.74%) Microsoft 365
10 1 (0.87%) Azure Storage
10 1 (0.87%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.17%) MQTT
2 12 (10.43%) Firewall
3 5 (4.35%) VLAN
4 3 (2.61%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (2.61%) iSCSI
4 3 (2.61%) SAN
5 2 (1.74%) NAS
5 2 (1.74%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.87%) Broadband
6 1 (0.87%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.87%) DHCP
6 1 (0.87%) DNS
6 1 (0.87%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.87%) FTP
6 1 (0.87%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.87%) SSH
6 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.87%) VPN
6 1 (0.87%) VSAN
6 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.61%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.65%) Redis
3 15 (13.04%) MySQL
4 14 (12.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 14 (12.17%) Couchbase
4 14 (12.17%) NoSQL
4 14 (12.17%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (12.17%) RDBMS
4 14 (12.17%) Relational Database
5 10 (8.70%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.48%) Power BI
6 4 (3.48%) Tableau
7 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (25.22%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.17%) Cypress.io
2 14 (12.17%) JMeter
2 14 (12.17%) Log4Net
2 14 (12.17%) Moq
2 14 (12.17%) Newman
2 14 (12.17%) NUnit
2 14 (12.17%) Octopus Deploy
2 14 (12.17%) Postman
2 14 (12.17%) Selenium
2 14 (12.17%) SoapUI
2 14 (12.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (12.17%) TestCafe
3 6 (5.22%) JIRA
4 5 (4.35%) gulp
4 5 (4.35%) webpack
5 4 (3.48%) PostCSS
6 3 (2.61%) Jenkins
General
1 52 (45.22%) Social Skills
2 37 (32.17%) Finance
3 15 (13.04%) Legal
4 13 (11.30%) Law
5 9 (7.83%) Banking
6 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (5.22%) Games
7 6 (5.22%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 5 (4.35%) Front Office
8 5 (4.35%) Investment Banking
8 5 (4.35%) Marketing
8 5 (4.35%) Retail
9 4 (3.48%) Back Office
9 4 (3.48%) Organisational Skills
9 4 (3.48%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.87%) Advertising
10 1 (0.87%) Billing
10 1 (0.87%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (19.13%) Developer
2 21 (18.26%) Analyst
3 17 (14.78%) Applications Support
4 13 (11.30%) Support Analyst
5 12 (10.43%) Applications Support Analyst
5 12 (10.43%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (9.57%) Data Centre Engineer
7 10 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
7 10 (8.70%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 7 (6.09%) Security Analyst
8 7 (6.09%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
8 7 (6.09%) Senior Security Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Break Fix Engineer
9 5 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (4.35%) Murex Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Murex Support
9 5 (4.35%) Murex Support Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (26.09%) .NET
2 29 (25.22%) Node.js
3 28 (24.35%) AngularJS
3 28 (24.35%) React
4 24 (20.87%) .NET Core
5 23 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 23 (20.00%) REST
5 23 (20.00%) Sass
6 18 (15.65%) ASP.NET
6 18 (15.65%) Redux
7 17 (14.78%) Elastic Stack
8 14 (12.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (12.17%) Dapper ORM
8 14 (12.17%) Entity Framework
8 14 (12.17%) OpenID
8 14 (12.17%) RabbitMQ
8 14 (12.17%) React Native
8 14 (12.17%) SignalR
8 14 (12.17%) Swagger
8 14 (12.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 14 (12.17%) User Experience
3 12 (10.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (8.70%) Online Gambling
5 9 (7.83%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (6.09%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (6.09%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (5.22%) Mobile App
8 5 (4.35%) Derivative
8 5 (4.35%) Fibre Optics
8 5 (4.35%) Public Cloud
9 4 (3.48%) Equities
9 4 (3.48%) Legacy Systems
9 4 (3.48%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (3.48%) Private Cloud
9 4 (3.48%) Reference Data
10 2 (1.74%) Cloud Native
10 2 (1.74%) Clustering
10 2 (1.74%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (23.48%) Windows
2 20 (17.39%) Linux
3 16 (13.91%) Android
4 15 (13.04%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.48%) Solaris
6 3 (2.61%) Unix
6 3 (2.61%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.74%) AIX
7 2 (1.74%) HPUX
7 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.74%) SUSE
7 2 (1.74%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (30.43%) DevOps
3 34 (29.57%) Microservices
4 28 (24.35%) Scrum
5 23 (20.00%) SDLC
6 18 (15.65%) Unit Testing
7 15 (13.04%) Business Analysis
8 14 (12.17%) Android Development
8 14 (12.17%) B2B
8 14 (12.17%) B2C
8 14 (12.17%) BDD
8 14 (12.17%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (12.17%) Data Science
8 14 (12.17%) Event-Driven
8 14 (12.17%) Full Stack Development
8 14 (12.17%) iOS Development
8 14 (12.17%) ITIL
8 14 (12.17%) Logistics
8 14 (12.17%) TDD
9 13 (11.30%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (33.04%) SQL
2 30 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 28 (24.35%) Python
4 27 (23.48%) C#
5 21 (18.26%) PowerShell
6 19 (16.52%) TypeScript
7 17 (14.78%) Bash Shell
8 15 (13.04%) ES6
9 9 (7.83%) Java
10 5 (4.35%) C++
11 4 (3.48%) Fortran
11 4 (3.48%) VBA
12 1 (0.87%) Go
12 1 (0.87%) Perl
12 1 (0.87%) PHP
12 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (13.04%) Degree
2 6 (5.22%) DBS Check
3 4 (3.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.48%) PhD
4 3 (2.61%) CCNA
4 3 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.61%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (19.13%) QA
2 9 (7.83%) SLA
3 2 (1.74%) ISO 14001
3 2 (1.74%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.87%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (15.65%) Docker
2 7 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.35%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.48%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.48%) NFS
4 4 (3.48%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.74%) KVM
5 2 (1.74%) vSphere
5 2 (1.74%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.87%) Firmware
6 1 (0.87%) Samba
6 1 (0.87%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.87%) Veritas File System
6 1 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (24.35%) Kubernetes
2 14 (12.17%) Grafana
2 14 (12.17%) HAProxy
2 14 (12.17%) Kibana
2 14 (12.17%) logstash
2 14 (12.17%) MIIS
2 14 (12.17%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (12.17%) Opsgenie
2 14 (12.17%) Pingdom
2 14 (12.17%) Terraform
2 14 (12.17%) ZABBIX
3 3 (2.61%) Ansible
3 3 (2.61%) Puppet
4 2 (1.74%) SCCM
4 2 (1.74%) SCOM
5 1 (0.87%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.87%) Nagios
5 1 (0.87%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (20.87%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.04%) Google
3 14 (12.17%) New Relic
4 13 (11.30%) IBM
5 12 (10.43%) Dell
5 12 (10.43%) Oracle
6 10 (8.70%) HP
7 7 (6.09%) VMware
8 6 (5.22%) Cisco
8 6 (5.22%) Red Hat
9 5 (4.35%) Murex
9 5 (4.35%) Splunk
10 4 (3.48%) Bloomberg
10 4 (3.48%) Concur
10 4 (3.48%) F5
10 4 (3.48%) Fidessa
10 4 (3.48%) Sage
11 3 (2.61%) Citrix
11 3 (2.61%) Fortinet
11 3 (2.61%) ServiceNow