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 3 months to 25 April 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
UK / England
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 640 654 627
Rank change year-on-year +14 -27  
Permanent jobs citing Sun 214 280 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.63% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 136 208 267
Median salary £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £78,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.88% -  

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 England.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 35498 44458 49528
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.81% 45.49% 46.98%
Number of salaries quoted 28717 36715 40193
Median salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.70% -0.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Sun as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +66 102 £57,500 +4.54% 1
South East +45 62 £50,000 - 5
North West -2 24 £40,000 -27.27% 3
West Midlands +24 13 £40,000 - 4
East of England -2 9 £62,000 -22.50%
South West +12 3 £43,750 +75.00% 1
Yorkshire +16 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Sun
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 England region with a requirement for Sun.

1 223 (48.90%) Linux
2 174 (38.16%) Finance
3 167 (36.62%) Unix
4 157 (34.43%) Oracle
5 155 (33.99%) Windows
6 119 (26.10%) SQL
7 109 (23.90%) Solaris
8 100 (21.93%) Red Hat
9 96 (21.05%) TCP/IP
10 91 (19.96%) Java
11 84 (18.42%) Microsoft
12 78 (17.11%) ITIL
13 74 (16.23%) Firewall
14 73 (16.01%) Banking
15 71 (15.57%) HP
16 68 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
17 67 (14.69%) QA
18 63 (13.82%) Bash Shell
18 63 (13.82%) Apache
19 62 (13.60%) VMware
20 60 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
21 59 (12.94%) Cisco
22 58 (12.72%) Degree
23 56 (12.28%) Tomcat
23 56 (12.28%) SAN
24 55 (12.06%) MySQL
24 55 (12.06%) SaaS
25 54 (11.84%) Computer Science
25 54 (11.84%) Python
26 53 (11.62%) SQL Server

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 63 (13.82%) Apache
2 56 (12.28%) Tomcat
3 39 (8.55%) WebLogic
4 32 (7.02%) IIS
5 16 (3.51%) WebSphere
6 12 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (2.19%) JBoss
8 8 (1.75%) Apache Solr
8 8 (1.75%) GlassFish
9 7 (1.54%) Apache Spark
9 7 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (1.54%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.10%) Skype for Business
10 5 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.88%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.88%) nginx
11 4 (0.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (0.66%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 27 (5.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (4.61%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (3.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (3.07%) Microsoft Project
4 14 (3.07%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.66%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 30 (6.58%) Dynamics NAV
1 30 (6.58%) NetSuite
1 30 (6.58%) Sage 200
2 9 (1.97%) Infor SunSystems
3 6 (1.32%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (1.32%) Eloqua
3 6 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.10%) SAP CO
4 5 (1.10%) SAP FI
4 5 (1.10%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (0.88%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (0.88%) Lawson
5 4 (0.88%) Maximo
5 4 (0.88%) Misys Opics
5 4 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.88%) Softmar
5 4 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.66%) Infor M3
6 3 (0.66%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.66%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 55 (12.06%) SaaS
2 16 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.54%) Amazon EMR
4 6 (1.32%) Responsys
4 6 (1.32%) Taleo
5 5 (1.10%) Oracle CX
6 4 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.88%) Google Compute Engine
7 3 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.66%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.66%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.44%) Office 365
9 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 74 (16.23%) Firewall
3 56 (12.28%) SAN
4 53 (11.62%) Network Security
5 39 (8.55%) DNS
6 36 (7.89%) LDAP
7 35 (7.68%) Internet
8 25 (5.48%) SSL
8 25 (5.48%) WAN
9 24 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
10 23 (5.04%) LAN
11 22 (4.82%) Cisco IOS
12 21 (4.61%) BGP
12 21 (4.61%) OSPF
13 20 (4.39%) SMTP
14 18 (3.95%) BIG-IP
15 17 (3.73%) DMVPN
15 17 (3.73%) NX-OS
15 17 (3.73%) VLAN
15 17 (3.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (12.06%) MySQL
2 53 (11.62%) SQL Server
3 43 (9.43%) Relational Database
4 30 (6.58%) Oracle Database
5 19 (4.17%) DB2
6 16 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (3.29%) Oracle BI EE
8 14 (3.07%) RDBMS
8 14 (3.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (1.54%) Big Data
11 7 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (1.32%) Essbase
12 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (1.10%) MOLAP
13 5 (1.10%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (3.95%) Selenium
2 11 (2.41%) Git (software)
2 11 (2.41%) Jenkins
3 9 (1.97%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.10%) Mockito
5 5 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.88%) Bitbucket
6 4 (0.88%) Gradle
6 4 (0.88%) IntelliJ
6 4 (0.88%) JBehave
6 4 (0.88%) Maven
7 3 (0.66%) JUnit
8 2 (0.44%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.44%) Hudson
8 2 (0.44%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.44%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.22%) JIRA
9 1 (0.22%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.22%) Subversion
General
1 174 (38.16%) Finance
2 73 (16.01%) Banking
3 25 (5.48%) Legal
4 24 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 12 (2.63%) Law
6 11 (2.41%) French Language
7 10 (2.19%) Back Office
8 9 (1.97%) Marketing
9 8 (1.75%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.54%) Retail
11 6 (1.32%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.32%) German Language
12 4 (0.88%) Publishing
13 3 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.66%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.44%) Front Office
14 2 (0.44%) Telecoms
15 1 (0.22%) Advertising
15 1 (0.22%) Billing
15 1 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 81 (17.76%) Analyst
2 70 (15.35%) Administrator
3 60 (13.16%) Linux Engineer
4 50 (10.96%) Linux Administrator
5 43 (9.43%) Consultant
6 39 (8.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 34 (7.46%) Unix Engineer
8 33 (7.24%) Implementation Consultant
8 33 (7.24%) Software Consultant
8 33 (7.24%) Software Implementation Consultant
9 28 (6.14%) Developer
10 27 (5.92%) Security Analyst
10 27 (5.92%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 26 (5.70%) Cloud Administrator
12 23 (5.04%) Support Engineer
12 23 (5.04%) Systems Administrator
13 22 (4.82%) Cybersecurity Analyst
13 22 (4.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 22 (4.82%) Senior Cloud Engineer
13 22 (4.82%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.58%) XML
2 19 (4.17%) .NET
3 18 (3.95%) HTML
4 17 (3.73%) Middleware
5 13 (2.85%) Web Services
6 11 (2.41%) CSS
7 10 (2.19%) AngularJS
7 10 (2.19%) J2EE
7 10 (2.19%) Spring
8 9 (1.97%) LAMP
9 8 (1.75%) ASP.NET
10 7 (1.54%) Hibernate
10 7 (1.54%) Lambda Expressions
10 7 (1.54%) Regular Expression
11 6 (1.32%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (1.32%) JSON
11 6 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
12 5 (1.10%) .NET Framework
12 5 (1.10%) Ajax
12 5 (1.10%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 60 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (11.84%) Computer Science
3 36 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 35 (7.68%) Data Centre
5 17 (3.73%) Security Operations Centre
6 15 (3.29%) Clustering
6 15 (3.29%) Driving Licence
7 14 (3.07%) Client/Server
7 14 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (2.63%) Replication
9 11 (2.41%) User Experience
10 7 (1.54%) EMC VMAX
11 5 (1.10%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.10%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.88%) CMDB
12 4 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.66%) Equities
13 3 (0.66%) Mobile Banking
13 3 (0.66%) PKI
14 2 (0.44%) DTCC
Operating Systems
1 223 (48.90%) Linux
2 167 (36.62%) Unix
3 155 (33.99%) Windows
4 109 (23.90%) Solaris
5 49 (10.75%) Windows Server
6 47 (10.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (6.36%) AIX
8 24 (5.26%) CentOS
9 22 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (3.95%) HPUX
12 13 (2.85%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (1.75%) IRIX
14 7 (1.54%) Android
14 7 (1.54%) FreeBSD
15 6 (1.32%) Mac OS X
16 5 (1.10%) Windows 7
17 4 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.88%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (17.11%) ITIL
2 68 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (11.40%) Mentoring
4 42 (9.21%) Project Management
5 38 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 36 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (7.46%) Service Delivery
8 33 (7.24%) Information Security
8 33 (7.24%) Presales
9 31 (6.80%) Disaster Recovery
9 31 (6.80%) ERP
9 31 (6.80%) Service Management
10 30 (6.58%) High Availability
10 30 (6.58%) Load Balancing
11 29 (6.36%) Root Cause Analysis
12 28 (6.14%) Change Management
12 28 (6.14%) ITIL V3
13 27 (5.92%) E-Discovery
14 26 (5.70%) Cybersecurity
15 25 (5.48%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 119 (26.10%) SQL
2 91 (19.96%) Java
3 63 (13.82%) Bash Shell
4 54 (11.84%) Python
5 43 (9.43%) Perl
6 41 (8.99%) C
7 37 (8.11%) JavaScript
8 34 (7.46%) Shell Script
9 20 (4.39%) PowerShell
10 15 (3.29%) Korn
11 14 (3.07%) C#
12 12 (2.63%) VB
13 11 (2.41%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.97%) PHP
15 7 (1.54%) Scala
15 7 (1.54%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.32%) AWK
16 6 (1.32%) VBA
17 4 (0.88%) C++
17 4 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 58 (12.72%) Degree
2 33 (7.24%) CISSP
3 29 (6.36%) CISM
4 28 (6.14%) Network+ Certification
4 28 (6.14%) Security Cleared
5 24 (5.26%) GCIH
6 21 (4.61%) CNA
6 21 (4.61%) GCIA
6 21 (4.61%) GIAC
6 21 (4.61%) Novell Certification
6 21 (4.61%) SANS
7 18 (3.95%) Sun Certification
8 14 (3.07%) ISEB
8 14 (3.07%) ISTQB
9 13 (2.85%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (2.85%) SC Cleared
10 11 (2.41%) Oracle Certification
11 9 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (1.75%) CISA
12 8 (1.75%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (14.69%) QA
2 31 (6.80%) SLA
3 28 (6.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (3.73%) ISO27002
5 11 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (1.75%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 3 (0.66%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.22%) FATCA
9 1 (0.22%) MiFID
System Software
1 31 (6.80%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.07%) Samba
4 13 (2.85%) Firmware
4 13 (2.85%) iptables
5 11 (2.41%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 10 (2.19%) Shibboleth
7 9 (1.97%) XenServer
8 8 (1.75%) GlusterFS
8 8 (1.75%) NFS
8 8 (1.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 7 (1.54%) Docker
9 7 (1.54%) Hyper-V
9 7 (1.54%) KVM
9 7 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (1.32%) ProxySG
11 5 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.88%) Cronacle
12 4 (0.88%) Veritas File System
12 4 (0.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 36 (7.89%) NetBackup
2 30 (6.58%) Nagios
3 24 (5.26%) Puppet
4 23 (5.04%) Oracle ZFS
5 21 (4.61%) CSIRT
5 21 (4.61%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 20 (4.39%) Red Hat Satellite
7 16 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (3.29%) HP Quality Center
9 12 (2.63%) Cacti
10 11 (2.41%) HP Data Protector
11 10 (2.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 9 (1.97%) SCCM
12 9 (1.97%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 5 (1.10%) Graphite
14 4 (0.88%) Ansible
14 4 (0.88%) Grafana
14 4 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (0.88%) ServiceCenter
14 4 (0.88%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 157 (34.43%) Oracle
2 100 (21.93%) Red Hat
3 84 (18.42%) Microsoft
4 71 (15.57%) HP
5 62 (13.60%) VMware
6 59 (12.94%) Cisco
7 40 (8.77%) Dell
8 35 (7.68%) Sage
9 34 (7.46%) Pegasus
10 32 (7.02%) IBM
11 26 (5.70%) CheckPoint
12 19 (4.17%) NetApp
12 19 (4.17%) Veritas
13 18 (3.95%) EMC
13 18 (3.95%) F5
14 16 (3.51%) Infor
14 16 (3.51%) SAP
15 15 (3.29%) Blue Coat
15 15 (3.29%) Siebel
16 14 (3.07%) Google
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £68000.00 per annum + Full package on offer
Posted: 6 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum £65,000 - £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £34,500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £35,344 - 53,016 per year + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: We offer highly competitive benefits & Salary
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: 13 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + commission
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + extensive benefits and commission
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey, Staines, Kingston, Guildford, Sutton,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £40,000 + £5.5K car allow + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
West Midlands, Birmingham
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £40,000 + £5.5K car allow + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £40,000 + £5.5K car allow + bens
Posted: 13 days ago