Period
to 10 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 10 December 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
England > North West
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 253 340 350
Rank change year-on-year +87 +10 -27
Permanent jobs citing Sun 106 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.93% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 2.09% 0.50% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 98 11 8
North West median annual salary £100,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +150.00% +1.27% +21.54%
10th Percentile £55,000 £23,500 £28,300
90th Percentile £137,500 £71,250 £47,125
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%

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 the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 5,071 6,043 5,546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.41% 46.10% 44.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4,047 4,675 4,427
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £72,800 £66,250 £59,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Sun as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Sun in the North West

Sun
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Sun in the North West

Sun
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sun in the North West over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Sun in the North West

Sun
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the North West region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Manchester +80 90 £105,000 +320.00% 3
Cheshire +16 7 £35,000 -28.21%
Merseyside - 5 £43,750 - 1
Cumbria - 3 £47,000 - 1
Sun
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 North West region with a requirement for Sun.

1 12 (11.32%) Finance
2 8 (7.55%) SQL
2 8 (7.55%) Infor SunSystems
3 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.60%) Retail
4 6 (5.66%) Linux
4 6 (5.66%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (4.72%) Unix
5 5 (4.72%) Windows
5 5 (4.72%) Project Management
5 5 (4.72%) Degree
5 5 (4.72%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (3.77%) Test Planning
6 4 (3.77%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.77%) Coaching
6 4 (3.77%) Issue Tracking
6 4 (3.77%) System Testing
6 4 (3.77%) Infor
6 4 (3.77%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (3.77%) SAP BPC
6 4 (3.77%) Project Planning
6 4 (3.77%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 4 (3.77%) Business Analysis
6 4 (3.77%) Retail Banking
6 4 (3.77%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.77%) SUSE
6 4 (3.77%) ITIL
6 4 (3.77%) Solaris
6 4 (3.77%) SAP

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (2.83%) IIS
2 1 (0.94%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Infor SunSystems
2 4 (3.77%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.94%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) Network Security
2 1 (0.94%) BGP
2 1 (0.94%) DHCP
2 1 (0.94%) DNS
2 1 (0.94%) EIGRP
2 1 (0.94%) LAN
2 1 (0.94%) MPLS
2 1 (0.94%) SAN
2 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
General
1 12 (11.32%) Finance
2 7 (6.60%) Retail
3 4 (3.77%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.89%) Back Office
4 2 (1.89%) Banking
4 2 (1.89%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 87 (82.08%) Contracts Manager
1 87 (82.08%) Development Manager
1 87 (82.08%) Development Team Manager
2 8 (7.55%) Analyst
3 4 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (3.77%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 4 (3.77%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (2.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (2.83%) Applications Support
4 3 (2.83%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (1.89%) Data Analyst
6 1 (0.94%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (0.94%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (0.94%) Information Analyst
6 1 (0.94%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (0.94%) Java Developer
6 1 (0.94%) Server Engineer
6 1 (0.94%) Systems Support Analyst
6 1 (0.94%) Team Leader
6 1 (0.94%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.94%) HTML
1 1 (0.94%) J2EE
1 1 (0.94%) JSP
1 1 (0.94%) LDAP
1 1 (0.94%) Servlets
1 1 (0.94%) SOAP
1 1 (0.94%) SPML
1 1 (0.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.83%) Clustering
3 1 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.66%) Linux
2 5 (4.72%) Unix
2 5 (4.72%) Windows
3 4 (3.77%) Solaris
3 4 (3.77%) SUSE
3 4 (3.77%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.94%) AIX
4 1 (0.94%) CentOS
4 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (5.66%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (4.72%) Project Management
2 5 (4.72%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (3.77%) Business Analysis
3 4 (3.77%) Coaching
3 4 (3.77%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 4 (3.77%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (3.77%) Issue Tracking
3 4 (3.77%) ITIL
3 4 (3.77%) Mentoring
3 4 (3.77%) Project Planning
3 4 (3.77%) System Testing
3 4 (3.77%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (3.77%) Test Planning
3 4 (3.77%) Test Strategy
4 3 (2.83%) ITIL V3
4 3 (2.83%) Process Management
4 3 (2.83%) Release Management
5 2 (1.89%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.55%) SQL
2 3 (2.83%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.94%) BeanShell
3 1 (0.94%) Java
3 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.72%) Degree
2 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.94%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.89%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.94%) GDPR
3 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (3.77%) Infor
1 4 (3.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (3.77%) Oracle
1 4 (3.77%) SAP
2 2 (1.89%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.94%) Cisco
3 1 (0.94%) EMC
3 1 (0.94%) HP
3 1 (0.94%) NetApp
3 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.94%) Siebel
3 1 (0.94%) Sybase
3 1 (0.94%) VMware