Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 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
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 424 423 407
Rank change year-on-year -1 -16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Sun 113 172 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.37% 0.49% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 1.05% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 97 178 233
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +37.50% -
10th Percentile £30,950 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £61,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -

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 South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 14000 16450 21448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.38% 47.06% 50.07%
Number of salaries quoted 11089 13227 17502
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Sun as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Sun in the South East

Sun
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Sun in the South East

Sun
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sun in the South East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Sun in the South East

Sun
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -7 46 £52,500 +16.67% 3
Surrey +23 42 £53,750 -10.42% 3
Oxfordshire - 23 £52,500 - 2
Berkshire -13 18 £67,500 +17.39% 1
Hampshire -19 13 £28,000 -49.09% 2
Kent +28 6 £38,750 -8.82%
Buckinghamshire +3 6 £45,000 +12.50%
West Sussex -4 6 £61,500 +75.71%
Sun
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Sun.

1 58 (51.33%) Oracle
2 51 (45.13%) Linux
3 43 (38.05%) Unix
3 43 (38.05%) Java
4 41 (36.28%) Solaris
5 36 (31.86%) Red Hat
6 31 (27.43%) Degree
7 30 (26.55%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (26.55%) SaaS
8 28 (24.78%) HP
9 27 (23.89%) JavaScript
9 27 (23.89%) Shell Script
10 26 (23.01%) C
11 25 (22.12%) SAN
11 25 (22.12%) Spring
12 24 (21.24%) Software Engineering
12 24 (21.24%) DevOps
13 23 (20.35%) Red Hat Satellite
13 23 (20.35%) Oracle ZFS
14 22 (19.47%) Scrum
14 22 (19.47%) Windows
15 21 (18.58%) SQL Server
15 21 (18.58%) Oracle Certification
15 21 (18.58%) Java EE
16 20 (17.70%) Computer Science
16 20 (17.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 20 (17.70%) OOP
17 19 (16.81%) Python
18 18 (15.93%) Finance
18 18 (15.93%) EMC

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (12.39%) Apache
2 12 (10.62%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.54%) SAS
4 2 (1.77%) JBoss
4 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (6.19%) SAP GRC
2 2 (1.77%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (26.55%) SaaS
2 9 (7.96%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.12%) SAN
2 15 (13.27%) TCP/IP
3 12 (10.62%) Kerberos
3 12 (10.62%) LDAP
3 12 (10.62%) SSH
4 6 (5.31%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (5.31%) Internet
5 5 (4.42%) Wireshark
6 4 (3.54%) snoop
6 4 (3.54%) tcpdump
7 3 (2.65%) Firewall
8 2 (1.77%) DNS
9 1 (0.88%) Broadband
9 1 (0.88%) DAB
9 1 (0.88%) HTTP
9 1 (0.88%) INAP
9 1 (0.88%) SIGTRAN
9 1 (0.88%) SMS
9 1 (0.88%) SMTP
9 1 (0.88%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.58%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.04%) DB2
3 16 (14.16%) MySQL
4 14 (12.39%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (6.19%) SAP BW
6 5 (4.42%) Informix
7 2 (1.77%) Big Data
7 2 (1.77%) OLTP
7 2 (1.77%) SQL CLR
7 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.77%) VLDB
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) IntelliJ
1 3 (2.65%) Subversion
2 1 (0.88%) Selenium
General
1 18 (15.93%) Finance
2 9 (7.96%) Banking
3 7 (6.19%) Legal
4 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (24.78%) Developer
2 25 (22.12%) Java Developer
3 23 (20.35%) Java Software Developer
3 23 (20.35%) Software Developer
4 19 (16.81%) Administrator
5 18 (15.93%) Unix Engineer
6 17 (15.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (10.62%) Agile Developer
7 12 (10.62%) Agile Java Developer
8 11 (9.73%) Analyst
9 9 (7.96%) Java Scala Developer
9 9 (7.96%) Linux Administrator
9 9 (7.96%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (7.96%) Scala Developer
10 8 (7.08%) Cloud Engineer
10 8 (7.08%) Consultant
10 8 (7.08%) Development Team Leader
10 8 (7.08%) Team Leader
11 7 (6.19%) Risk Management Consultant
11 7 (6.19%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.12%) Spring
2 21 (18.58%) Java EE
3 18 (15.93%) Web Services
4 16 (14.16%) Hibernate
4 16 (14.16%) REST
5 15 (13.27%) HTML
6 13 (11.50%) SOAP
7 12 (10.62%) CSS
8 7 (6.19%) OpenMP
9 5 (4.42%) J2EE
10 3 (2.65%) .NET
10 3 (2.65%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.65%) jQuery
10 3 (2.65%) LAMP
10 3 (2.65%) LESS
10 3 (2.65%) RESTful
10 3 (2.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (2.65%) XML
11 2 (1.77%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.70%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.85%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.08%) Robotics
4 6 (5.31%) Clustering
5 4 (3.54%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.54%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.77%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 2 (1.77%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (1.77%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.77%) Tandem
7 1 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 51 (45.13%) Linux
2 43 (38.05%) Unix
3 41 (36.28%) Solaris
4 22 (19.47%) Windows
5 20 (17.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (7.96%) CentOS
7 4 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.65%) Android
8 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.77%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.88%) AIX
10 1 (0.88%) HPUX
10 1 (0.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.55%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (21.24%) DevOps
2 24 (21.24%) Software Engineering
3 22 (19.47%) Scrum
4 20 (17.70%) OOP
5 18 (15.93%) Mentoring
6 15 (13.27%) ITIL
7 14 (12.39%) Change Management
7 14 (12.39%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (11.50%) Capacity Management
8 13 (11.50%) High Availability
9 12 (10.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (10.62%) Kalman Filter
9 12 (10.62%) Mathematics
9 12 (10.62%) Patch Management
10 9 (7.96%) Business Continuity
11 8 (7.08%) CRM
11 8 (7.08%) Data Management
11 8 (7.08%) Matrix Management
11 8 (7.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 43 (38.05%) Java
2 27 (23.89%) JavaScript
2 27 (23.89%) Shell Script
3 26 (23.01%) C
4 19 (16.81%) Python
5 16 (14.16%) Bash Shell
6 11 (9.73%) Korn
7 9 (7.96%) Perl
8 7 (6.19%) C++
8 7 (6.19%) SQL
9 5 (4.42%) Scala
10 4 (3.54%) AWK
10 4 (3.54%) Bourne shell
10 4 (3.54%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (27.43%) Degree
2 21 (18.58%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.54%) RHCE
4 4 (3.54%) RHCSA
5 3 (2.65%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.77%) CCNA
6 2 (1.77%) CCSA
6 2 (1.77%) CISA
6 2 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.77%) CISM
6 2 (1.77%) CISSP
6 2 (1.77%) GIAC
6 2 (1.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.77%) SANS
7 1 (0.88%) OCA
7 1 (0.88%) OCP
7 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.62%) QA
2 7 (6.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (3.54%) SAS 70
4 1 (0.88%) DICOM
4 1 (0.88%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (10.62%) iptables
1 12 (10.62%) Samba
2 11 (9.73%) GlusterFS
3 6 (5.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (3.54%) Firmware
4 4 (3.54%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 2 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (20.35%) Oracle ZFS
1 23 (20.35%) Red Hat Satellite
2 12 (10.62%) Cacti
2 12 (10.62%) Nagios
3 11 (9.73%) NetBackup
4 7 (6.19%) Ansible
5 6 (5.31%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 4 (3.54%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.54%) Puppet
6 4 (3.54%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (1.77%) Juniper STRM
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.77%) QRadar
7 2 (1.77%) RSA enVision
7 2 (1.77%) RSA Security Analytics
8 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 58 (51.33%) Oracle
2 36 (31.86%) Red Hat
3 28 (24.78%) HP
4 18 (15.93%) Brocade
4 18 (15.93%) EMC
5 17 (15.04%) NetApp
6 11 (9.73%) Veritas
6 11 (9.73%) VMware
7 8 (7.08%) Cisco
8 7 (6.19%) SAP
9 6 (5.31%) Juniper
9 6 (5.31%) StorageTek
10 5 (4.42%) F5
10 5 (4.42%) IBM
10 5 (4.42%) Microsoft
10 5 (4.42%) Remedy
10 5 (4.42%) Sybase
11 4 (3.54%) Dell
11 4 (3.54%) Nortel
12 3 (2.65%) CheckPoint