The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 28 June 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 176 175
Rank change year-on-year -25 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Sun 8 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.19% 0.057% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.14% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Median salary £18,625 £39,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -53.14% +9.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £16,725 £31,550 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £20,525 £47,950 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.52%  

Sun is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1937 1464 1475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 46.06% 41.90% 44.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1227 1191
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Sun
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sun in Manchester.

Salary trend for Sun in Manchester

Sun
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Altrincham - 2 - -
Cheadle - 1 £21,000 -
Sun
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Sun.

1 7 (33.33%) ERP
1 7 (33.33%) Pegasus
1 7 (33.33%) Sage
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
1 7 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (33.33%) NetSuite
1 7 (33.33%) Sage 200
1 7 (33.33%) Presales
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) MVC
3 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
4 4 (19.05%) Spring
4 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 4 (19.05%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Linux
5 3 (14.29%) HPUX
5 3 (14.29%) Unix
5 3 (14.29%) Web Services
5 3 (14.29%) XML
5 3 (14.29%) Perl
5 3 (14.29%) PHP
5 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 3 (14.29%) SAN
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) POSIX
5 3 (14.29%) Python

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Business Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (33.33%) NetSuite
1 7 (33.33%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) BGP
2 2 (9.52%) OSPF
2 2 (9.52%) SNMP
2 2 (9.52%) Telepresence
2 2 (9.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
3 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
1 7 (33.33%) Implementation Consultant
1 7 (33.33%) Software Consultant
1 7 (33.33%) Software Implementation Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Unix Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Azure Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Spring
2 3 (14.29%) JSON
2 3 (14.29%) POSIX
2 3 (14.29%) REST
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Wicket
4 1 (4.76%) GWT
4 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.76%) J2EE
4 1 (4.76%) Java EE
4 1 (4.76%) JSF
4 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) CMDB
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (9.52%) Mainframe
3 2 (9.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) CentOS
2 3 (14.29%) HPUX
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (14.29%) SUSE
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ERP
1 7 (33.33%) Presales
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (9.52%) Data Validation
5 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Ticket Management
5 2 (9.52%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) AWK
2 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 3 (14.29%) Korn
2 3 (14.29%) Perl
2 3 (14.29%) PHP
2 3 (14.29%) Python
2 3 (14.29%) sed
3 2 (9.52%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CAPM
1 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Docker
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Pegasus
1 7 (33.33%) Sage
2 3 (14.29%) HP
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Extreme Networks
3 2 (9.52%) Juniper
3 2 (9.52%) Peregrine
4 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.76%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.76%) Xerox