Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 337 348
Rank change year-on-year +80 +11 -22
Permanent jobs citing Sun 107 37 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.90% 0.28% 0.059%
As % of the Vendors category 1.94% 0.60% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 96 12 6
North West median annual salary £105,000 £25,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +320.00% -33.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £47,500 £18,600 £30,375
90th Percentile £137,500 £68,375 £49,375
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +15.79%

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 5,510 6,174 5,124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 46.26% 46.70% 43.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4,420 4,802 4,120
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,525 £24,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £60,000
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +89 85 £125,000 +400.00% 2
Cheshire -4 10 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Merseyside - 9 £47,500 -
Cumbria +5 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £65,000 -
Sun
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (14.02%) Finance
2 13 (12.15%) Project Management
2 13 (12.15%) Degree
3 12 (11.21%) SQL
4 11 (10.28%) Project Planning
5 9 (8.41%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (7.48%) Computer Science
6 8 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (7.48%) Change Management
6 8 (7.48%) ITIL
6 8 (7.48%) SAP
6 8 (7.48%) Linux
7 7 (6.54%) Unix
7 7 (6.54%) ITSM
7 7 (6.54%) Service Management
7 7 (6.54%) Business Continuity
7 7 (6.54%) Retail
7 7 (6.54%) ITIL V3
7 7 (6.54%) SAP BPC
7 7 (6.54%) Business Continuity Planning
7 7 (6.54%) Line Management
7 7 (6.54%) People Management
7 7 (6.54%) SDLC
8 6 (5.61%) User Experience
8 6 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (5.61%) TOGAF Certification
8 6 (5.61%) IT Strategy
8 6 (5.61%) Data Science
8 6 (5.61%) Data Analytics
8 6 (5.61%) Relational Database

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 2 (1.87%) Apache
2 1 (0.93%) JBoss
2 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.54%) SAP BPC
2 4 (3.74%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) PaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.87%) DNS
1 2 (1.87%) Network Security
1 2 (1.87%) SAN
2 1 (0.93%) BGP
2 1 (0.93%) DHCP
2 1 (0.93%) EIGRP
2 1 (0.93%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) LAN
2 1 (0.93%) MPLS
2 1 (0.93%) SSL
2 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) CA Release Automation
General
1 15 (14.02%) Finance
2 7 (6.54%) Retail
3 4 (3.74%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.87%) Back Office
4 2 (1.87%) Banking
4 2 (1.87%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.87%) Law
5 1 (0.93%) Games
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (74.77%) Contracts Manager
1 80 (74.77%) Development Manager
1 80 (74.77%) Development Team Manager
2 7 (6.54%) Team Leader
3 5 (4.67%) Analyst
4 4 (3.74%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (3.74%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 4 (3.74%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (2.80%) Developer
6 2 (1.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (1.87%) Administrator
6 2 (1.87%) Junior
6 2 (1.87%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (1.87%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (1.87%) Unix Administrator
7 1 (0.93%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (0.93%) Security Manager
7 1 (0.93%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (0.93%) Solaris Administrator
7 1 (0.93%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.87%) HTML
1 2 (1.87%) J2EE
1 2 (1.87%) JSP
1 2 (1.87%) LDAP
1 2 (1.87%) Servlets
1 2 (1.87%) SOAP
1 2 (1.87%) SPML
1 2 (1.87%) XML
2 1 (0.93%) .NET
2 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.93%) jQuery
2 1 (0.93%) Middleware
2 1 (0.93%) OAuth
2 1 (0.93%) OAuth2
2 1 (0.93%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.48%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.61%) User Experience
3 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.93%) Clustering
4 1 (0.93%) Fintech
4 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.93%) Internet of Things
4 1 (0.93%) iPhone
4 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.48%) Linux
2 7 (6.54%) Unix
3 4 (3.74%) Solaris
4 3 (2.80%) AIX
4 3 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.80%) Windows
5 2 (1.87%) SUSE
6 1 (0.93%) CentOS
6 1 (0.93%) HPUX
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.15%) Project Management
2 11 (10.28%) Project Planning
3 9 (8.41%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (7.48%) Change Management
4 8 (7.48%) ITIL
5 7 (6.54%) Business Continuity
5 7 (6.54%) Business Continuity Planning
5 7 (6.54%) ITIL V3
5 7 (6.54%) ITSM
5 7 (6.54%) Line Management
5 7 (6.54%) People Management
5 7 (6.54%) SDLC
5 7 (6.54%) Service Management
6 6 (5.61%) Analytics
6 6 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (5.61%) Data Analytics
6 6 (5.61%) Data Science
6 6 (5.61%) IT Strategy
6 6 (5.61%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.21%) SQL
2 4 (3.74%) Java
3 2 (1.87%) BeanShell
3 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.93%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (12.15%) Degree
2 6 (5.61%) TOGAF Certification
3 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.74%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.87%) CISSP
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.93%) MCSE
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.93%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.87%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.93%) GDPR
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (0.93%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) BladeLogic
1 1 (0.93%) CA Wily
1 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (7.48%) SAP
2 4 (3.74%) Infor
2 4 (3.74%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.80%) EMC
3 3 (2.80%) NetApp
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle
4 2 (1.87%) HP
4 2 (1.87%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.87%) Sybase
4 2 (1.87%) VMware
5 1 (0.93%) Bomgar
5 1 (0.93%) CA
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco
5 1 (0.93%) Facebook
5 1 (0.93%) IBM
5 1 (0.93%) Novell
5 1 (0.93%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.93%) Reuters
5 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.93%) Siebel