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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 117 128
Rank change year-on-year +30 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Sun 19 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.53% 1.12% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 2.81% 2.09% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 8
Median salary £67,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -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 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 676 1052 1194
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 54.30% 53.78% 49.18%
Number of salaries quoted 483 873 831
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Sun in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 39 (92.86%) Linux
2 35 (83.33%) SaaS
3 27 (64.29%) Red Hat
4 26 (61.90%) Bash Shell
5 23 (54.76%) Python
6 21 (50.00%) C
7 19 (45.24%) Oracle
8 18 (42.86%) Windows
8 18 (42.86%) Finance
8 18 (42.86%) Banking
8 18 (42.86%) QA
9 17 (40.48%) Puppet
10 14 (33.33%) CentOS
10 14 (33.33%) High Availability
11 13 (30.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (28.57%) Unix
13 11 (26.19%) Solaris
14 10 (23.81%) WebLogic
14 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
14 10 (23.81%) VMware
15 9 (21.43%) Firewall
15 9 (21.43%) Configuration Management
15 9 (21.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 9 (21.43%) RDBMS
15 9 (21.43%) Load Balancing
15 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
15 9 (21.43%) Reverse Engineering
15 9 (21.43%) Performance Management
15 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared

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 10 (23.81%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.52%) Apache
2 4 (9.52%) IIS
2 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (7.14%) JBoss
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Eloqua
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 35 (83.33%) SaaS
2 6 (14.29%) Responsys
2 6 (14.29%) Taleo
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle CX
4 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 9 (21.43%) Firewall
3 4 (9.52%) LDAP
4 3 (7.14%) HTTP
4 3 (7.14%) NAS
4 3 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (2.38%) DNS
5 1 (2.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) RDBMS
1 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 8 (19.05%) MySQL
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (11.90%) Hadoop
6 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (42.86%) Banking
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) French Language
2 1 (2.38%) German Language
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Administrator
1 22 (52.38%) Linux Administrator
1 22 (52.38%) Linux Engineer
2 21 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 16 (38.10%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 13 (30.95%) Cloud Administrator
5 11 (26.19%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 11 (26.19%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 8 (19.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (14.29%) DBA
7 6 (14.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 6 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (11.90%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (11.90%) Cloud Automation Engineer
8 5 (11.90%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (11.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
9 4 (9.52%) Linux Support
9 4 (9.52%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) LAMP
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (7.14%) .NET
3 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.14%) Middleware
3 3 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 9 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (92.86%) Linux
2 18 (42.86%) Windows
3 14 (33.33%) CentOS
4 13 (30.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (28.57%) Unix
6 11 (26.19%) Solaris
7 8 (19.05%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
9 1 (2.38%) AIX
9 1 (2.38%) HPUX
9 1 (2.38%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) High Availability
2 9 (21.43%) Configuration Management
2 9 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 9 (21.43%) Performance Management
2 9 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (21.43%) Reverse Engineering
3 8 (19.05%) Trend Analysis
4 7 (16.67%) DevOps
5 6 (14.29%) ETL
5 6 (14.29%) Line Management
5 6 (14.29%) Statistics
6 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Web Operations
9 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) Bash Shell
2 23 (54.76%) Python
3 21 (50.00%) C
4 6 (14.29%) SQL
5 5 (11.90%) Java
5 5 (11.90%) PHP
5 5 (11.90%) Shell Script
6 4 (9.52%) Perl
7 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (42.86%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) XenServer
2 5 (11.90%) KVM
3 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (40.48%) Puppet
2 9 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (21.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (11.90%) Graphite
4 3 (7.14%) OpenAM
4 3 (7.14%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Red Hat
2 19 (45.24%) Oracle
3 10 (23.81%) VMware
4 4 (9.52%) HP
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
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