Period
to 24 May 2020

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 24 May 2020 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
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 246 336 295
Rank change year-on-year +90 -41 +27
Permanent jobs citing Sun 17 6 68
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 0.26% 0.059% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.14% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 54
Median annual salary £42,500 £28,500 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +49.12% -71.50% +150.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,750 £46,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £43,750 £137,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.53%

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 2,681 4,179 5,529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 41.44% 41.02% 45.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,994 3,096 4,407
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,375 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £69,030
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Sun as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sun in the North West.

Salary trend for Sun in the North West

Sun
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sun in the North West over the 6 months to 24 May 2020.

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 24 May 2020. 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
Cumbria -8 11 £42,500 -
Merseyside +19 4 £50,000 -
Manchester - 2 £55,000 -
Sun
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2020, 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 13 (76.47%) Unix
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
1 13 (76.47%) SUSE
2 11 (64.71%) Clustering
2 11 (64.71%) Change Management
2 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 11 (64.71%) SLA
2 11 (64.71%) Solaris
2 11 (64.71%) Incident Management
2 11 (64.71%) Problem Management
2 11 (64.71%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Release Management
3 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.76%) sed
4 2 (11.76%) Korn
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (11.76%) CentOS
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) HPUX

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Unix Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Support
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Sun Support
3 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Support
4 1 (5.88%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Support
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
1 13 (76.47%) SUSE
1 13 (76.47%) Unix
2 11 (64.71%) Solaris
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) CentOS
4 2 (11.76%) HPUX
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Change Management
1 11 (64.71%) Incident Management
1 11 (64.71%) Problem Management
2 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Release Management
2 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) AWK
2 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.76%) Korn
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) sed
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) VMware