The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 22 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
England / North East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 83 88
Rank change year-on-year +15 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Sun 3 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.52% 0.62% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 1.05% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Median salary £25,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.17% -5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +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 vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 276 474 330
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 48.00% 58.88% 43.36%
Number of salaries quoted 233 425 259
Median salary £37,062 £37,950 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.33% +8.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Sun
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Sun in the North East

Sun
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Tyne and Wear +14 3 £25,000 -41.17% 3
Sun
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North East region with a requirement for Sun.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Field Service Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) VMware