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 3 months to 26 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 98 112
Rank change year-on-year -7 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Sun 6 33 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.46% 1.87% 1.70%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 3.72% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 13
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.73% +15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year -10.00% +9.28%  

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 Reading.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 674 887 1218
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 51.57% 50.20% 53.10%
Number of salaries quoted 534 671 870
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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

Sun
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sun in Reading over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Sun in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region with a requirement for Sun.

1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (73.08%) SaaS
3 17 (65.38%) Red Hat
4 14 (53.85%) Windows
5 13 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 12 (46.15%) Python
7 11 (42.31%) Unix
7 11 (42.31%) Solaris
7 11 (42.31%) Oracle
7 11 (42.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (38.46%) QA
8 10 (38.46%) Banking
8 10 (38.46%) C
8 10 (38.46%) Finance
9 9 (34.62%) Puppet
10 8 (30.77%) High Availability
10 8 (30.77%) CentOS
10 8 (30.77%) VMware
10 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
10 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (26.92%) WebLogic
12 6 (23.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
12 6 (23.08%) Performance Management
12 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
12 6 (23.08%) Load Balancing
12 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (23.08%) Reverse Engineering
12 6 (23.08%) XenServer

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 7 (26.92%) WebLogic
2 4 (15.38%) IIS
2 4 (15.38%) SAS
3 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
3 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.85%) JBoss
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Eloqua
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 19 (73.08%) SaaS
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 4 (15.38%) Responsys
3 4 (15.38%) Taleo
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle CX
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
2 4 (15.38%) snoop
2 4 (15.38%) tcpdump
2 4 (15.38%) Wireshark
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) LDAP
4 1 (3.85%) HTTP
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) RDBMS
1 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (11.54%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (38.46%) Banking
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) German Language
3 1 (3.85%) French Language
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Administrator
3 9 (34.62%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
5 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Cloud Administrator
6 5 (19.23%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 5 (19.23%) Unix Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Unix Support
6 5 (19.23%) Unix Support Engineer
7 4 (15.38%) DBA
7 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (11.54%) LAMP
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (42.31%) Solaris
3 11 (42.31%) Unix
4 8 (30.77%) CentOS
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.85%) AIX
7 1 (3.85%) HPUX
7 1 (3.85%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) High Availability
2 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 6 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 6 (23.08%) Performance Management
2 6 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (23.08%) Reverse Engineering
3 4 (15.38%) Change Management
3 4 (15.38%) DevOps
3 4 (15.38%) ETL
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Line Management
3 4 (15.38%) Statistics
3 4 (15.38%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 12 (46.15%) Python
3 10 (38.46%) C
4 5 (19.23%) Perl
4 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
5 4 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) PHP
6 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) QA
2 4 (15.38%) SAS 70
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) XenServer
2 4 (15.38%) Firmware
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) KVM
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) Puppet
2 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Graphite
4 1 (3.85%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Red Hat
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) VMware
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco
4 4 (15.38%) F5
4 4 (15.38%) HP
4 4 (15.38%) Juniper
4 4 (15.38%) NetApp
4 4 (15.38%) Nortel