Period
to 25 August 2019

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 25 August 2019 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
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 437 469 449
Rank change year-on-year +32 -20 -9
Permanent jobs citing Sun 64 69 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.53% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 60 68 93
South East median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,289 £36,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,625 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% -4.55%

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 10,809 12,939 13,567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.66% 43.43% 46.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8,373 10,261 10,928
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.49% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £26,650 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 25 August 2019.

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 25 August 2019. 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 +30 40 £50,000 -4.76% 7
Berkshire +61 33 £60,000 +62.16% 2
West Sussex +5 12 £62,500 -
Surrey +37 9 £62,500 +8.70% 3
Oxfordshire +7 5 £27,155 -48.28% 1
Hampshire +1 3 £52,500 -2.33% 3
Buckinghamshire +12 2 £30,000 -42.36% 4
Sun
England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Sun.

1 38 (59.38%) Linux
2 33 (51.56%) Unix
2 33 (51.56%) Oracle
3 31 (48.44%) Perl
4 27 (42.19%) Java
5 23 (35.94%) AWS
6 22 (34.38%) Windows
6 22 (34.38%) HP
7 20 (31.25%) SQL
7 20 (31.25%) DevOps
8 19 (29.69%) Ansible
8 19 (29.69%) MySQL
9 18 (28.13%) JBoss
9 18 (28.13%) Tomcat
9 18 (28.13%) Python
9 18 (28.13%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (26.56%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (26.56%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (26.56%) OpenShift
10 17 (26.56%) Relational Database
10 17 (26.56%) Docker
10 17 (26.56%) Kubernetes
10 17 (26.56%) Private Cloud
10 17 (26.56%) SaaS
10 17 (26.56%) Bash Shell
10 17 (26.56%) Puppet
10 17 (26.56%) Web Operations
10 17 (26.56%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 17 (26.56%) SQL Server
10 17 (26.56%) TCP/IP

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 18 (28.13%) JBoss
1 18 (28.13%) Tomcat
2 13 (20.31%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.56%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (35.94%) AWS
2 17 (26.56%) OpenShift
2 17 (26.56%) SaaS
3 6 (9.38%) Azure
4 1 (1.56%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.56%) TCP/IP
2 14 (21.88%) Fibre Channel
2 14 (21.88%) SAN
3 12 (18.75%) Firewall
4 1 (1.56%) LAN
4 1 (1.56%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.56%) VLAN
4 1 (1.56%) VoIP
4 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.69%) MySQL
2 17 (26.56%) RDBMS
2 17 (26.56%) Relational Database
2 17 (26.56%) SQL Server
2 17 (26.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 17 (26.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (26.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (9.38%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.13%) JBehave
3 1 (1.56%) Appium
3 1 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.56%) JUnit
3 1 (1.56%) Maven
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Advertising
2 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.56%) Games
2 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 14 (21.88%) Administrator
3 12 (18.75%) Unix Administrator
4 10 (15.63%) AWS Engineer
4 10 (15.63%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (15.63%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Field Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Field Hardware Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Field Service Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Hardware Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Server Engineer
6 8 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 8 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 7 (10.94%) Software Engineer
7 7 (10.94%) Solaris Administrator
8 6 (9.38%) Applications Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) AWS DevOps
8 6 (9.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) React
2 3 (4.69%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.13%) .NET
3 2 (3.13%) .NET Core
3 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Core
3 2 (3.13%) Gherkin
3 2 (3.13%) J2EE
3 2 (3.13%) jQuery
3 2 (3.13%) Spring
3 2 (3.13%) Web Services
4 1 (1.56%) Ajax
4 1 (1.56%) Angular 2
4 1 (1.56%) CSS
4 1 (1.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.56%) Java EE
4 1 (1.56%) JSP
4 1 (1.56%) Middleware
4 1 (1.56%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (26.56%) Private Cloud
3 9 (14.06%) EMC VMAX
3 9 (14.06%) EMC VNX
3 9 (14.06%) iSeries
4 6 (9.38%) Equities
5 4 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.56%) Fibre Optics
Operating Systems
1 38 (59.38%) Linux
2 33 (51.56%) Unix
3 22 (34.38%) Windows
4 14 (21.88%) CentOS
4 14 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (21.88%) Solaris
5 5 (7.81%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) DevOps
2 17 (26.56%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 17 (26.56%) Web Operations
3 12 (18.75%) Benchmarking
4 9 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.06%) Customer Requirements
5 8 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 7 (10.94%) Business Continuity
6 7 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (10.94%) Mathematics
7 5 (7.81%) Component Testing
7 5 (7.81%) Control Theory
7 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.81%) OO
7 5 (7.81%) Physics
7 5 (7.81%) Test Automation
7 5 (7.81%) Validation
7 5 (7.81%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (4.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 31 (48.44%) Perl
2 27 (42.19%) Java
3 20 (31.25%) SQL
4 18 (28.13%) Python
5 17 (26.56%) Bash Shell
5 17 (26.56%) Ruby
6 14 (21.88%) AWK
6 14 (21.88%) Bourne shell
6 14 (21.88%) Korn
6 14 (21.88%) Shell Script
7 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.81%) C
8 5 (7.81%) C++
9 4 (6.25%) Kotlin
10 2 (3.13%) C#
11 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.56%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Degree
2 9 (14.06%) OCA
2 9 (14.06%) OCP
2 9 (14.06%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (14.06%) RHCE
2 9 (14.06%) RHCSA
3 5 (7.81%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) SLA
2 3 (4.69%) QA
System Software
1 17 (26.56%) Docker
1 17 (26.56%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (21.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (10.94%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 19 (29.69%) Ansible
2 17 (26.56%) Kubernetes
2 17 (26.56%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (26.56%) Puppet
3 14 (21.88%) NetBackup
3 14 (21.88%) Oracle ZFS
3 14 (21.88%) Red Hat Satellite
3 14 (21.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 7 (10.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 33 (51.56%) Oracle
2 22 (34.38%) HP
3 16 (25.00%) EMC
4 14 (21.88%) Brocade
4 14 (21.88%) Centrify
4 14 (21.88%) Red Hat
4 14 (21.88%) Veritas
5 11 (17.19%) IBM
6 10 (15.63%) Dell
7 9 (14.06%) Dell Compellent
7 9 (14.06%) EqualLogic
7 9 (14.06%) SonicWALL
8 7 (10.94%) StorageTek
8 7 (10.94%) VMware
9 1 (1.56%) CA
9 1 (1.56%) New Relic
9 1 (1.56%) Tableau
9 1 (1.56%) Xerox