Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 836 722 753
Rank change year-on-year -114 +31 -95
Permanent jobs citing Sun 321 451 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 0.63% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 257 319 439
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £28,700 £29,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £137,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 71,030 71,630 84,694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.15% 44.23% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 56,156 57,559 69,938
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -92 152 £55,000 -4.35% 29
North of England +50 91 £81,250 +103.13% 13
North West +44 77 £100,000 +150.00% 10
South East -65 53 £52,500 +10.53% 13
Midlands -10 12 £32,500 -18.75% 4
East of England -16 11 £46,000 +2.22% 3
North East -12 9 £20,000 -20.00%
East Midlands -2 6 £30,000 -25.00%
West Midlands -5 6 £36,000 -10.00% 4
Yorkshire +20 5 £35,000 +7.69% 3
South West -10 1 £65,000 +85.71% 1
Sun
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 118 (36.76%) Java
2 99 (30.84%) Linux
3 95 (29.60%) Finance
4 92 (28.66%) Degree
5 87 (27.10%) Windows
6 82 (25.55%) ITIL
7 73 (22.74%) SQL
8 67 (20.87%) Oracle
9 60 (18.69%) Microsoft
10 57 (17.76%) Software Engineering
11 55 (17.13%) Agile Software Development
12 51 (15.89%) Python
13 50 (15.58%) Unix
14 47 (14.64%) SQL Server
14 47 (14.64%) Problem-Solving
15 46 (14.33%) Analytical Skills
16 45 (14.02%) Apache
16 45 (14.02%) Red Hat
17 43 (13.40%) Web Services
17 43 (13.40%) MySQL
18 42 (13.08%) Relational Database
19 41 (12.77%) Computer Science
20 40 (12.46%) Active Directory
20 40 (12.46%) SDLC
21 39 (12.15%) DevOps
22 38 (11.84%) IBM
22 38 (11.84%) Test Automation
23 34 (10.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 33 (10.28%) Amazon AWS
25 32 (9.97%) JavaScript

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 45 (14.02%) Apache
2 25 (7.79%) Tomcat
3 14 (4.36%) IIS
4 11 (3.43%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.12%) CMS
5 10 (3.12%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (2.80%) Confluence
7 8 (2.49%) JBoss
8 6 (1.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (1.56%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (1.25%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.25%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.93%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.93%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.31%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (5.92%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (4.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.56%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.87%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 6 (1.87%) SAP BPC
2 5 (1.56%) BASE24
3 4 (1.25%) CSG Singleview
3 4 (1.25%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 2 (0.62%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.62%) Infor SunSystems
4 2 (0.62%) Lawson
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.62%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.31%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.31%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.28%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (5.92%) Amazon EC2
2 19 (5.92%) Route 53
2 19 (5.92%) SaaS
3 17 (5.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (4.36%) Amazon S3
5 9 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.87%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (1.87%) OpenShift
6 6 (1.87%) Serverless
7 5 (1.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (1.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (1.56%) BlazeMeter
7 5 (1.56%) CloudFront
7 5 (1.56%) Office 365
7 5 (1.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.93%) IaaS
8 3 (0.93%) PaaS
9 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.31%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.72%) Firewall
2 26 (8.10%) DNS
3 15 (4.67%) TCP/IP
3 15 (4.67%) WAN
4 12 (3.74%) Internet
4 12 (3.74%) LAN
5 11 (3.43%) DHCP
5 11 (3.43%) SAN
6 10 (3.12%) NAS
6 10 (3.12%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (2.80%) HTTP
7 9 (2.80%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (2.49%) SSL
9 7 (2.18%) IPsec
10 6 (1.87%) VPN
10 6 (1.87%) Wireless
11 5 (1.56%) 3GPP
11 5 (1.56%) Ethernet
11 5 (1.56%) SNMP
11 5 (1.56%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (14.64%) SQL Server
2 43 (13.40%) MySQL
3 42 (13.08%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.43%) RDBMS
5 10 (3.12%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (3.12%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.49%) Hadoop
6 8 (2.49%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.18%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (1.87%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (1.87%) DB2
9 5 (1.56%) Big Data
9 5 (1.56%) Redis
10 4 (1.25%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.25%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.25%) Oracle Exadata
11 3 (0.93%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.93%) Sybase ASE
11 3 (0.93%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 11 (3.43%) SonarQube
2 10 (3.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.80%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.18%) Selenium
4 7 (2.18%) WebDriver
5 5 (1.56%) ClearCase
5 5 (1.56%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.56%) JMeter
5 5 (1.56%) LabVIEW
6 4 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (0.93%) CA Release Automation
7 3 (0.93%) JIRA
7 3 (0.93%) JUnit
7 3 (0.93%) Maven
8 2 (0.62%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.62%) MSI
8 2 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.62%) Subversion
9 1 (0.31%) NetBeans
General
1 95 (29.60%) Finance
2 26 (8.10%) Banking
3 18 (5.61%) Marketing
4 10 (3.12%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.49%) Retail
6 7 (2.18%) Law
7 6 (1.87%) General Ledger
8 5 (1.56%) Billing
8 5 (1.56%) Electronics
8 5 (1.56%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.56%) Multimedia
9 4 (1.25%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.62%) Advertising
10 2 (0.62%) Front Office
10 2 (0.62%) Games
11 1 (0.31%) Back Office
11 1 (0.31%) French Language
11 1 (0.31%) German Language
Job Titles
1 51 (15.89%) Analyst
2 41 (12.77%) Development Manager
3 40 (12.46%) Contracts Manager
3 40 (12.46%) Development Team Manager
4 39 (12.15%) Developer
5 26 (8.10%) Software Engineer
6 24 (7.48%) Applications Support
6 24 (7.48%) Java Developer
6 24 (7.48%) Support Analyst
7 23 (7.17%) Senior Software Engineer
8 21 (6.54%) Applications Support Analyst
9 18 (5.61%) Administrator
10 14 (4.36%) AWS Engineer
11 13 (4.05%) Cloud Engineer
11 13 (4.05%) Junior
12 12 (3.74%) Architect
13 10 (3.12%) Development Engineer
13 10 (3.12%) Server Engineer
13 10 (3.12%) Systems Administrator
14 9 (2.80%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (13.40%) Web Services
2 28 (8.72%) HTML
3 27 (8.41%) XML
4 22 (6.85%) J2EE
5 21 (6.54%) Spring
6 17 (5.30%) .NET
6 17 (5.30%) REST
6 17 (5.30%) SOAP
7 16 (4.98%) .NET Framework
8 10 (3.12%) JSP
9 9 (2.80%) Hibernate
9 9 (2.80%) LDAP
9 9 (2.80%) OAuth
9 9 (2.80%) Servlets
10 8 (2.49%) CSS
10 8 (2.49%) J2SE
10 8 (2.49%) React
10 8 (2.49%) SPML
11 7 (2.18%) ASP.NET
11 7 (2.18%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.33%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (12.77%) Computer Science
3 21 (6.54%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (4.05%) Data Centre
4 13 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.74%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 9 (2.80%) IVR
7 7 (2.18%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (2.18%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.18%) User Experience
8 6 (1.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 6 (1.87%) EMC VMAX
8 6 (1.87%) EMC VNX
8 6 (1.87%) Fintech
8 6 (1.87%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.87%) iSeries
8 6 (1.87%) Social Media
9 4 (1.25%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 99 (30.84%) Linux
2 87 (27.10%) Windows
3 50 (15.58%) Unix
4 34 (10.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (9.97%) Solaris
6 25 (7.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (7.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (7.17%) CentOS
9 20 (6.23%) AIX
10 19 (5.92%) Windows Server
11 11 (3.43%) Android
11 11 (3.43%) Apple iOS
11 11 (3.43%) Windows 10
11 11 (3.43%) Windows 7
12 10 (3.12%) Windows XP
13 7 (2.18%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (1.56%) HPUX
15 5 (1.56%) VxWorks
16 4 (1.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (25.55%) ITIL
2 57 (17.76%) Software Engineering
3 55 (17.13%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (14.64%) Problem-Solving
5 40 (12.46%) SDLC
6 39 (12.15%) DevOps
7 38 (11.84%) Test Automation
8 28 (8.72%) Project Management
9 26 (8.10%) Mentoring
10 25 (7.79%) TDD
11 24 (7.48%) Scrum
12 23 (7.17%) Nanotechnology
13 22 (6.85%) Information Security
14 21 (6.54%) High Availability
15 19 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (5.61%) E-Commerce
16 18 (5.61%) Incident Management
17 17 (5.30%) Change Management
17 17 (5.30%) Workflow
18 15 (4.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 118 (36.76%) Java
2 73 (22.74%) SQL
3 51 (15.89%) Python
4 32 (9.97%) C++
4 32 (9.97%) JavaScript
5 24 (7.48%) PowerShell
6 22 (6.85%) Perl
7 17 (5.30%) C#
8 16 (4.98%) Java 8
9 13 (4.05%) Ruby
10 12 (3.74%) Korn
11 10 (3.12%) Bash Shell
11 10 (3.12%) VB
12 9 (2.80%) Shell Script
13 8 (2.49%) BeanShell
14 7 (2.18%) C
14 7 (2.18%) Tcl
14 7 (2.18%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.56%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 92 (28.66%) Degree
2 31 (9.66%) Sun Certification
3 20 (6.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (5.92%) CISSP
5 11 (3.43%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (3.12%) CISM
6 10 (3.12%) Oracle Certification
7 8 (2.49%) CCNA
7 8 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (2.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (1.87%) ACCA
9 6 (1.87%) CISA
9 6 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.87%) Security Cleared
9 6 (1.87%) TOGAF Certification
10 5 (1.56%) AWS Certification
10 5 (1.56%) CCNP
11 4 (1.25%) MCSA
12 3 (0.93%) A+ Certification
12 3 (0.93%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.23%) QA
2 15 (4.67%) SLA
3 6 (1.87%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.25%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.93%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.62%) GDPR
6 2 (0.62%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (0.62%) ISO 22301
6 2 (0.62%) ISO 31000
6 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 2 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 40 (12.46%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.18%) Docker
4 4 (1.25%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.93%) HDFS
5 3 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.93%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.93%) vSphere
6 2 (0.62%) GlusterFS
6 2 (0.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.31%) iptables
7 1 (0.31%) KVM
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.31%) Snort
7 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (2.80%) SCCM
2 8 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.49%) Oracle ZFS
3 7 (2.18%) Ansible
4 6 (1.87%) Nagios
4 6 (1.87%) NetBackup
4 6 (1.87%) Puppet
4 6 (1.87%) Terraform
5 5 (1.56%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (1.56%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (0.93%) CA Wily
7 3 (0.93%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.93%) Juniper STRM
7 3 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.93%) PureDisk
7 3 (0.93%) QRadar
7 3 (0.93%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (0.93%) RSA enVision
7 3 (0.93%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 67 (20.87%) Oracle
2 60 (18.69%) Microsoft
3 45 (14.02%) Red Hat
4 38 (11.84%) IBM
5 29 (9.03%) HP
6 21 (6.54%) SAP
7 20 (6.23%) VMware
8 19 (5.92%) Cisco
9 17 (5.30%) EMC
9 17 (5.30%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (4.05%) Sybase
11 11 (3.43%) Dell
11 11 (3.43%) PeopleSoft
11 11 (3.43%) Remedy
12 10 (3.12%) Tableau
13 9 (2.80%) Adobe
13 9 (2.80%) Splunk
14 8 (2.49%) Juniper
14 8 (2.49%) Siebel
15 7 (2.18%) Citrix