Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 721 783 692
Rank change year-on-year +62 -91 -9
Permanent jobs citing Sun 426 398 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.55% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 342 281 485
England median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% -4.55% +15.79%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £137,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £54,500
% change year-on-year - -3.67% +14.74%

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 66,868 72,978 79,763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.05% 44.51% 43.86%
Number of salaries quoted 52,259 56,901 65,404
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £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 24 September 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 24 September 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 0 172 £55,000 -4.35% 7
North of England +95 134 £100,000 +292.16% 5
North West +86 108 £100,000 +300.00% 3
South East -4 81 £52,500 - 11
Midlands +22 31 £32,500 -18.75% 5
Yorkshire +47 20 £28,000 -3.45% 2
West Midlands +17 16 £36,000 -6.04% 3
East Midlands +7 15 £30,000 -25.00% 2
South West -2 6 £37,500 -9.09% 3
North East -28 6 £21,625 -22.77%
East of England +3 2 £70,000 +55.56% 2
Sun
UK

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 110 (25.82%) Windows
2 97 (22.77%) Java
3 94 (22.07%) Linux
4 93 (21.83%) Finance
5 92 (21.60%) ITIL
6 80 (18.78%) Python
7 76 (17.84%) Degree
8 69 (16.20%) Microsoft
9 65 (15.26%) SQL
9 65 (15.26%) Software Engineering
10 63 (14.79%) Mentoring
11 59 (13.85%) SDLC
12 56 (13.15%) Unix
13 51 (11.97%) Nanotechnology
14 50 (11.74%) Active Directory
15 48 (11.27%) Oracle
16 46 (10.80%) Agile Software Development
17 44 (10.33%) IBM
18 43 (10.09%) Red Hat
19 42 (9.86%) C++
19 42 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 41 (9.62%) HP
20 41 (9.62%) Relational Database
21 36 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
22 34 (7.98%) Service Management
22 34 (7.98%) JavaScript
22 34 (7.98%) J2EE
23 33 (7.75%) HTML
23 33 (7.75%) DevOps
24 32 (7.51%) PowerShell

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 22 (5.16%) Apache
2 12 (2.82%) IIS
2 12 (2.82%) Tomcat
3 11 (2.58%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.35%) MS Exchange
4 10 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.64%) CMS
7 6 (1.41%) Apache Spark
7 6 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.47%) JBoss
8 2 (0.47%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.23%) Confluence
9 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (4.23%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (3.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.64%) SAP BPC
2 6 (1.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (0.94%) Infor SunSystems
4 2 (0.47%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.47%) Lawson
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.23%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.23%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.23%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (2.82%) Route 53
4 11 (2.58%) SaaS
5 7 (1.64%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (1.41%) Office 365
6 6 (1.41%) Serverless
7 5 (1.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (1.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (1.17%) CloudFront
7 5 (1.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.70%) IaaS
10 1 (0.23%) BlazeMeter
10 1 (0.23%) GitHub
10 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.04%) Firewall
2 24 (5.63%) WAN
3 19 (4.46%) DNS
4 17 (3.99%) LAN
5 14 (3.29%) TCP/IP
6 12 (2.82%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (2.35%) BGP
7 10 (2.35%) SAN
8 9 (2.11%) Extranet
8 9 (2.11%) OSPF
9 8 (1.88%) DHCP
9 8 (1.88%) MPLS
9 8 (1.88%) VLAN
10 7 (1.64%) DSL
10 7 (1.64%) DWDM
10 7 (1.64%) SHDSL
11 6 (1.41%) HTTP
12 5 (1.17%) NAS
13 4 (0.94%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (0.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.62%) Relational Database
2 28 (6.57%) MySQL
3 27 (6.34%) SQL Server
4 16 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (1.41%) Redis
7 5 (1.17%) Apache Hive
7 5 (1.17%) Big Data
7 5 (1.17%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.17%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.94%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.94%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.70%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.70%) DB2
9 3 (0.70%) Sybase ASE
9 3 (0.70%) VLDB
10 2 (0.47%) KDB
10 2 (0.47%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 10 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.17%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.70%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.70%) SonarQube
4 2 (0.47%) JIRA
4 2 (0.47%) JUnit
4 2 (0.47%) Maven
4 2 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (0.47%) Subversion
5 1 (0.23%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.23%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.23%) GitLab
5 1 (0.23%) JMeter
5 1 (0.23%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.23%) Selenium
5 1 (0.23%) WebDriver
General
1 93 (21.83%) Finance
2 22 (5.16%) Retail
3 20 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 17 (3.99%) Banking
5 16 (3.76%) Games
5 16 (3.76%) Marketing
6 11 (2.58%) General Ledger
7 9 (2.11%) Back Office
7 9 (2.11%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.88%) Advertising
9 6 (1.41%) Law
10 5 (1.17%) Legal
10 5 (1.17%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.94%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.94%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.47%) Billing
12 2 (0.47%) Front Office
13 1 (0.23%) French Language
13 1 (0.23%) German Language
13 1 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 91 (21.36%) Contracts Manager
2 83 (19.48%) Development Manager
3 82 (19.25%) Development Team Manager
4 68 (15.96%) Analyst
5 40 (9.39%) Software Engineer
6 39 (9.15%) Senior Software Engineer
7 38 (8.92%) Support Analyst
8 37 (8.69%) Developer
9 25 (5.87%) Java Developer
9 25 (5.87%) Senior Analyst
10 24 (5.63%) Applications Support
10 24 (5.63%) Desktop Support
11 19 (4.46%) Applications Support Analyst
12 18 (4.23%) Senior Desktop Support
12 18 (4.23%) Senior Support Analyst
12 18 (4.23%) Server Engineer
13 17 (3.99%) Desktop Analyst
13 17 (3.99%) Senior Desktop Analyst
13 17 (3.99%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
13 17 (3.99%) Sun Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (7.98%) J2EE
2 33 (7.75%) HTML
3 27 (6.34%) Web Services
4 26 (6.10%) .NET
5 24 (5.63%) J2SE
6 21 (4.93%) XML
7 16 (3.76%) .NET Framework
8 14 (3.29%) CSS
9 9 (2.11%) ASP.NET
9 9 (2.11%) HTML5
9 9 (2.11%) Spring
10 8 (1.88%) .NET Core
10 8 (1.88%) AngularJS
10 8 (1.88%) Node.js
10 8 (1.88%) REST
11 7 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (1.64%) JSP
11 7 (1.64%) React
11 7 (1.64%) Servlets
11 7 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (7.04%) Computer Science
3 28 (6.57%) Data Centre
4 19 (4.46%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.46%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (3.99%) Client/Server
6 10 (2.35%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 10 (2.35%) EMC VMAX
6 10 (2.35%) EMC VNX
6 10 (2.35%) iSeries
7 9 (2.11%) Hedge funds
7 9 (2.11%) Social Media
8 8 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.88%) Tandem
8 8 (1.88%) User Experience
9 7 (1.64%) Fintech
10 6 (1.41%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.17%) EPoS
11 5 (1.17%) Replication
11 5 (1.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 110 (25.82%) Windows
2 94 (22.07%) Linux
3 56 (13.15%) Unix
4 42 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (6.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (5.63%) Solaris
8 22 (5.16%) CentOS
9 21 (4.93%) Mac OS X
10 20 (4.69%) AIX
11 17 (3.99%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (3.29%) Windows Server
13 12 (2.82%) HPUX
13 12 (2.82%) Windows XP
14 10 (2.35%) Windows 10
15 9 (2.11%) Windows 7
16 7 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
17 6 (1.41%) Android
17 6 (1.41%) Apple iOS
18 5 (1.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (21.60%) ITIL
2 65 (15.26%) Software Engineering
3 63 (14.79%) Mentoring
4 59 (13.85%) SDLC
5 51 (11.97%) Nanotechnology
6 46 (10.80%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (7.98%) Service Management
8 33 (7.75%) DevOps
9 31 (7.28%) High Availability
10 30 (7.04%) Mathematics
10 30 (7.04%) Problem-Solving
11 29 (6.81%) Information Security
12 28 (6.57%) Project Management
13 27 (6.34%) Line Management
14 24 (5.63%) Data Acquisition
14 24 (5.63%) Physics
15 22 (5.16%) Change Management
16 20 (4.69%) Process Management
17 18 (4.23%) Incident Management
17 18 (4.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 97 (22.77%) Java
2 80 (18.78%) Python
3 65 (15.26%) SQL
4 42 (9.86%) C++
5 34 (7.98%) JavaScript
6 32 (7.51%) PowerShell
7 22 (5.16%) C#
8 19 (4.46%) Perl
9 14 (3.29%) Korn
10 12 (2.82%) Ruby
10 12 (2.82%) Shell Script
11 10 (2.35%) Bash Shell
11 10 (2.35%) VB
12 7 (1.64%) PHP
13 6 (1.41%) BeanShell
13 6 (1.41%) Java 8
14 5 (1.17%) Bourne shell
14 5 (1.17%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.94%) AWK
15 4 (0.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (17.84%) Degree
2 22 (5.16%) CISSP
3 17 (3.99%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (3.76%) CISM
5 11 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (2.35%) Oracle Certification
7 9 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (1.88%) Security Cleared
8 8 (1.88%) Sun Certification
9 7 (1.64%) ACCA
9 7 (1.64%) HNC
9 7 (1.64%) HND
10 6 (1.41%) TOGAF Certification
10 6 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.17%) AWS Certification
11 5 (1.17%) MCDST
11 5 (1.17%) RHCE
12 4 (0.94%) OCA
12 4 (0.94%) OCP
12 4 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.34%) SLA
2 12 (2.82%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.58%) QA
4 10 (2.35%) Data Quality
5 8 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (1.41%) GDPR
7 5 (1.17%) WCAG
8 4 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.47%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (0.47%) ISO 22301
9 2 (0.47%) ISO 31000
9 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.23%) PMO
System Software
1 50 (11.74%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.88%) vSphere
4 7 (1.64%) Docker
5 4 (0.94%) GlusterFS
5 4 (0.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.70%) HDFS
6 3 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.47%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.47%) XenApp
8 1 (0.23%) Firmware
8 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.23%) NFS
8 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (2.11%) SCCM
2 8 (1.88%) Terraform
3 7 (1.64%) Ansible
4 5 (1.17%) IBM BigFix
4 5 (1.17%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.17%) Oracle ZFS
4 5 (1.17%) Red Hat Satellite
4 5 (1.17%) Single Sign-On
4 5 (1.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 5 (1.17%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 5 (1.17%) WSUS
5 4 (0.94%) Kibana
5 4 (0.94%) Nagios
5 4 (0.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (0.70%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.70%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.70%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.47%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 69 (16.20%) Microsoft
2 48 (11.27%) Oracle
3 44 (10.33%) IBM
4 43 (10.09%) Red Hat
5 41 (9.62%) HP
6 26 (6.10%) Dell
7 25 (5.87%) EMC
8 22 (5.16%) VMware
9 21 (4.93%) Cisco
10 20 (4.69%) SAP
11 19 (4.46%) Salesforce.com
12 16 (3.76%) Splunk
13 12 (2.82%) EqualLogic
13 12 (2.82%) Sybase
14 10 (2.35%) Dell Compellent
14 10 (2.35%) Remedy
14 10 (2.35%) SonicWALL
14 10 (2.35%) Tableau
15 8 (1.88%) Infor
16 7 (1.64%) Nokia