Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 482 442 446
Rank change year-on-year -40 +4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Sun 66 97 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.33% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.71% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 66 96 191
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £61,875 £70,625 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +15.79%

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 13,155 13,662 17,971
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.36% 46.59% 48.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10,475 11,049 14,757
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £66,277
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.60% +3.89%

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 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 2018. 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 +14 45 £52,500 +16.67% 4
Oxfordshire +23 41 £52,500 - 4
Hampshire -14 9 £53,750 +115.00%
West Sussex -2 6 £62,500 +4.17% 1
Surrey -10 4 £57,500 -4.17%
Kent +5 3 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire +3 2 £52,050 +30.13%
Berkshire -14 2 £37,000 -45.19%
Sun
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 46 (69.70%) Java
2 43 (65.15%) Software Engineering
3 41 (62.12%) Nanotechnology
4 39 (59.09%) SDLC
4 39 (59.09%) Python
5 35 (53.03%) C++
6 20 (30.30%) Mathematics
7 19 (28.79%) Mentoring
8 18 (27.27%) Linux
9 16 (24.24%) Oracle
10 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (21.21%) Physics
11 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
11 14 (21.21%) J2EE
11 14 (21.21%) J2SE
11 14 (21.21%) Data Acquisition
12 13 (19.70%) Degree
13 12 (18.18%) Data Analysis
13 12 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
13 12 (18.18%) ITIL
13 12 (18.18%) Creative Thinking
13 12 (18.18%) Relational Database
13 12 (18.18%) Visualisation
14 11 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
15 10 (15.15%) EMC
16 9 (13.64%) Solaris
17 8 (12.12%) IBM
18 7 (10.61%) Unix
18 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
18 7 (10.61%) Scrum

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 2 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) SAN
2 4 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (6.06%) NAS
3 2 (3.03%) Firewall
4 1 (1.52%) DHCP
4 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.52%) VoIP
4 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (1.52%) Finance
1 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (48.48%) Senior Software Engineer
1 32 (48.48%) Software Engineer
2 10 (15.15%) Developer
2 10 (15.15%) Java Developer
3 7 (10.61%) Agile Developer
3 7 (10.61%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (6.06%) Administrator
4 4 (6.06%) Data Scientist
4 4 (6.06%) Hardware Engineer
4 4 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (6.06%) Senior Agile Developer
4 4 (6.06%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 4 (6.06%) Senior Data Scientist
4 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
4 4 (6.06%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 4 (6.06%) Support Engineer
4 4 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (6.06%) Unix Administrator
4 4 (6.06%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (6.06%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) J2EE
1 14 (21.21%) J2SE
2 7 (10.61%) REST
2 7 (10.61%) Spring
3 4 (6.06%) Akka
3 4 (6.06%) ATL
4 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.06%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (6.06%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.03%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.03%) FlexPod
3 2 (3.03%) IBM XIV
3 2 (3.03%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (3.03%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.27%) Linux
2 9 (13.64%) Solaris
3 7 (10.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (10.61%) Unix
4 4 (6.06%) CentOS
5 3 (4.55%) AIX
5 3 (4.55%) HPUX
5 3 (4.55%) SUSE
6 2 (3.03%) Windows
7 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (65.15%) Software Engineering
2 41 (62.12%) Nanotechnology
3 39 (59.09%) SDLC
4 20 (30.30%) Mathematics
5 19 (28.79%) Mentoring
6 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (21.21%) Data Acquisition
7 14 (21.21%) Physics
8 12 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
8 12 (18.18%) Creative Thinking
8 12 (18.18%) Data Analysis
8 12 (18.18%) ITIL
8 12 (18.18%) Visualisation
9 7 (10.61%) Scrum
10 6 (9.09%) Change Management
10 6 (9.09%) Information Security
10 6 (9.09%) Quality Management
10 6 (9.09%) Storage Management
11 4 (6.06%) Commercial Awareness
11 4 (6.06%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 46 (69.70%) Java
2 39 (59.09%) Python
3 35 (53.03%) C++
4 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.09%) Java 8
6 4 (6.06%) AWK
6 4 (6.06%) Bourne shell
6 4 (6.06%) Korn
6 4 (6.06%) Perl
6 4 (6.06%) Scala
6 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) Degree
2 11 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (6.06%) OCA
3 4 (6.06%) OCP
3 4 (6.06%) RHCE
3 4 (6.06%) RHCSA
4 2 (3.03%) CISA
4 2 (3.03%) CISM
4 2 (3.03%) CISSP
4 2 (3.03%) CREST Certified
4 2 (3.03%) IISP
4 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.03%) VCP5
4 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.03%) GDPR
2 2 (3.03%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (3.03%) ISO 22301
2 2 (3.03%) ISO 31000
2 2 (3.03%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 2 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) GlusterFS
1 4 (6.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.03%) vSphere
3 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) NetBackup
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle ZFS
1 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Satellite
1 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 4 (6.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (3.03%) Nessus
2 2 (3.03%) SnapMirror
2 2 (3.03%) SnapVault
2 2 (3.03%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 2 (3.03%) vCenter Server
2 2 (3.03%) vMotion
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Oracle
2 10 (15.15%) EMC
3 8 (12.12%) IBM
4 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
5 6 (9.09%) Brocade
5 6 (9.09%) Centrify
5 6 (9.09%) HP
5 6 (9.09%) VMware
6 4 (6.06%) Cisco
6 4 (6.06%) Dell
6 4 (6.06%) StorageTek
6 4 (6.06%) Veritas
7 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.03%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (3.03%) Imperva
8 2 (3.03%) McAfee
8 2 (3.03%) NetApp
8 2 (3.03%) Qualys
8 2 (3.03%) Trend Micro
8 2 (3.03%) Tripwire