Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 17 November 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 127 158
Rank change year-on-year -13 +31 +11
Permanent jobs citing Sun 14 65 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.59% 1.86% 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.18% 3.66% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 53 19
Reading median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.74% +15.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £63,750 £38,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £64,250 £63,750
Berkshire median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +17.39% +21.05% +18.75%

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 Reading.

All Vendors
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1183 1775 2447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 50.19% 50.79% 52.93%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1249 1888
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +1.01% +10.00%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Sun as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Reading

Sun
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Sun in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for Sun.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 8 (57.14%) C
3 8 (57.14%) Python
3 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 8 (57.14%) Banking
3 8 (57.14%) QA
3 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (57.14%) SaaS
3 8 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 8 (57.14%) Runbook
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 5 (35.71%) Unix
5 5 (35.71%) Solaris
5 5 (35.71%) HP
5 5 (35.71%) Juniper
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) Change Management
6 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) tcpdump
6 4 (28.57%) snoop
6 4 (28.57%) Puppet
6 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) Nortel
6 4 (28.57%) NetApp
6 4 (28.57%) Firmware

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (28.57%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) snoop
1 4 (28.57%) tcpdump
1 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) SMTP
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 8 (57.14%) Banking
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Cloud Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Unix Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Unix Support
3 4 (28.57%) Unix Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Cloud Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Lead Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Linux Server Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Server Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Solaris
3 5 (35.71%) Unix
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Runbook
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Network Packet Capture
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Security Operations
4 1 (7.14%) Server Building
4 1 (7.14%) SIEM
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Bash Shell
1 8 (57.14%) C
1 8 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) CCSA
1 1 (7.14%) CISA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) CISM
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) GIAC
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (7.14%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (28.57%) SAS 70
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Firmware
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Ansible
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Juniper STRM
2 1 (7.14%) QRadar
2 1 (7.14%) RSA enVision
2 1 (7.14%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) HP
3 5 (35.71%) Juniper
4 4 (28.57%) F5
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) NetApp
4 4 (28.57%) Nortel
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) VMware