Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 468 416 425
Rank change year-on-year -52 +9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Sun 81 185 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.52% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 1.11% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 82 192 198
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +35.80% +1.25%
10th Percentile £28,050 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £71,125 £66,125 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% +5.56%

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 13151 16607 21383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.60% 46.95% 50.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10478 13393 17370
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -20 43 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Oxfordshire +15 20 £52,500 -27.59%
Surrey +17 19 £60,000 - 1
Berkshire -13 13 £67,500 +17.39% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 11 £40,000 -
West Sussex -1 7 £61,500 +75.71%
Kent +33 6 £38,750 -8.82%
Hampshire +2 6 £25,000 -54.55%
Sun
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 41 (50.62%) Linux
2 35 (43.21%) Unix
2 35 (43.21%) Oracle
3 32 (39.51%) Solaris
4 27 (33.33%) Java
5 26 (32.10%) Red Hat
6 21 (25.93%) Computer Science
6 21 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (24.69%) C
7 20 (24.69%) HP
8 19 (23.46%) SAN
8 19 (23.46%) Mentoring
9 18 (22.22%) DevOps
9 18 (22.22%) Degree
10 17 (20.99%) Red Hat Satellite
10 17 (20.99%) ITIL
10 17 (20.99%) Oracle ZFS
11 16 (19.75%) GlusterFS
11 16 (19.75%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (19.75%) NetBackup
11 16 (19.75%) Veritas
11 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (18.52%) Software Engineering
12 15 (18.52%) VMware
12 15 (18.52%) Python
13 13 (16.05%) Shell Script
13 13 (16.05%) Change Management
13 13 (16.05%) Management Information System
13 13 (16.05%) JavaScript
14 12 (14.81%) Finance

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 4 (4.94%) SAS
2 2 (2.47%) Apache
2 2 (2.47%) IIS
2 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) SAP GRC
2 2 (2.47%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (8.64%) SaaS
3 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.46%) SAN
2 8 (9.88%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (7.41%) Internet
4 4 (4.94%) snoop
4 4 (4.94%) tcpdump
4 4 (4.94%) Wireshark
5 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.47%) DNS
6 2 (2.47%) LDAP
7 1 (1.23%) Broadband
7 1 (1.23%) DAB
7 1 (1.23%) Firewall
7 1 (1.23%) HTTP
7 1 (1.23%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.23%) SMTP
7 1 (1.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) DB2
2 6 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.17%) Informix
3 5 (6.17%) MySQL
3 5 (6.17%) SAP BW
4 4 (4.94%) OLTP
4 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.94%) VLDB
5 2 (2.47%) Big Data
5 2 (2.47%) SQL CLR
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) IntelliJ
1 3 (3.70%) Subversion
2 2 (2.47%) JUnit
3 1 (1.23%) Selenium
General
1 12 (14.81%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Legal
3 4 (4.94%) Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (27.16%) Administrator
2 14 (17.28%) Developer
3 11 (13.58%) Java Developer
4 10 (12.35%) Unix Administrator
5 9 (11.11%) Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (11.11%) Senior Unix Administrator
6 7 (8.64%) J2EE Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Consultant
7 6 (7.41%) Development Team Leader
7 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Team Leader
7 6 (7.41%) Unix Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Access Control Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) Development Manager
8 5 (6.17%) Risk Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) SAP Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) SAP GRC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.58%) Spring
1 11 (13.58%) Web Services
2 10 (12.35%) Hibernate
2 10 (12.35%) HTML
2 10 (12.35%) J2EE
3 8 (9.88%) CSS
3 8 (9.88%) RESTful
4 7 (8.64%) JSP
4 7 (8.64%) OpenMP
4 7 (8.64%) XML
5 5 (6.17%) jQuery
6 4 (4.94%) REST
7 3 (3.70%) .NET
7 3 (3.70%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.70%) LAMP
7 3 (3.70%) LESS
7 3 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.47%) Ajax
8 2 (2.47%) Java EE
9 1 (1.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.05%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.41%) Robotics
4 4 (4.94%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.94%) EMC VMAX
4 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.47%) Clustering
5 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.23%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.23%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 41 (50.62%) Linux
2 35 (43.21%) Unix
3 32 (39.51%) Solaris
4 21 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (14.81%) CentOS
6 11 (13.58%) Windows
7 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.70%) Android
8 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.23%) AIX
9 1 (1.23%) HPUX
9 1 (1.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.46%) Mentoring
2 18 (22.22%) DevOps
3 17 (20.99%) ITIL
4 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (19.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (18.52%) Software Engineering
6 13 (16.05%) Change Management
7 12 (14.81%) Business Continuity
7 12 (14.81%) High Availability
8 11 (13.58%) Mathematics
9 7 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.64%) Data Management
9 7 (8.64%) Parallel Programming
10 6 (7.41%) Business Development
10 6 (7.41%) CRM
10 6 (7.41%) Data Acquisition
10 6 (7.41%) Matrix Management
10 6 (7.41%) Scrum
10 6 (7.41%) SDLC
11 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 27 (33.33%) Java
2 20 (24.69%) C
3 15 (18.52%) Python
4 13 (16.05%) JavaScript
4 13 (16.05%) Shell Script
5 12 (14.81%) Bash Shell
6 11 (13.58%) Korn
7 8 (9.88%) Perl
8 7 (8.64%) C++
9 6 (7.41%) SQL
10 4 (4.94%) AWK
10 4 (4.94%) Bourne shell
10 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.23%) C#
12 1 (1.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (22.22%) Degree
2 12 (14.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (11.11%) Sun Certification
4 4 (4.94%) RHCE
4 4 (4.94%) RHCSA
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.23%) CISA
6 1 (1.23%) CISM
6 1 (1.23%) CISSP
6 1 (1.23%) IISP
6 1 (1.23%) OCA
6 1 (1.23%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) QA
2 6 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (4.94%) SAS 70
4 1 (1.23%) DICOM
4 1 (1.23%) HL7
4 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (19.75%) GlusterFS
2 8 (9.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (4.94%) Firmware
4 2 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.23%) iptables
5 1 (1.23%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 1 (1.23%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (20.99%) Oracle ZFS
1 17 (20.99%) Red Hat Satellite
2 16 (19.75%) NetBackup
3 8 (9.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (3.70%) Ansible
6 1 (1.23%) Cacti
6 1 (1.23%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.23%) Nagios
6 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 35 (43.21%) Oracle
2 26 (32.10%) Red Hat
3 20 (24.69%) HP
4 16 (19.75%) Veritas
5 15 (18.52%) VMware
6 9 (11.11%) Brocade
6 9 (11.11%) EMC
7 8 (9.88%) StorageTek
8 7 (8.64%) Cisco
8 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
9 5 (6.17%) F5
9 5 (6.17%) NetApp
9 5 (6.17%) Remedy
9 5 (6.17%) SAP
9 5 (6.17%) Sybase
10 4 (4.94%) Dell
10 4 (4.94%) Juniper
10 4 (4.94%) Nortel
11 3 (3.70%) IBM
12 1 (1.23%) Fortinet