Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 475 437 425
Rank change year-on-year -38 -12 +29
Permanent jobs citing Sun 46 114 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.37% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.82% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 42 91 146
South East median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% -7.27% +37.50%
10th Percentile £32,750 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,250 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.52% +9.44%

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 11,173 13,879 15,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.75% 44.80% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8,791 10,885 12,228
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.95%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +29 27 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Oxfordshire +29 18 £50,000 -4.76%
Berkshire -1 9 £33,500 -52.14% 1
Surrey -16 9 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Hampshire -8 5 £45,000 +57.89% 1
Kent - 3 £37,500 -
West Sussex -11 2 £66,500 +8.13%
Sun
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 20 (43.48%) Python
2 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
3 17 (36.96%) Mathematics
3 17 (36.96%) Java
3 17 (36.96%) SDLC
3 17 (36.96%) Nanotechnology
4 15 (32.61%) Oracle
5 14 (30.43%) J2EE
5 14 (30.43%) Linux
5 14 (30.43%) Mentoring
6 13 (28.26%) Data Acquisition
6 13 (28.26%) J2SE
6 13 (28.26%) Red Hat
6 13 (28.26%) Physics
7 12 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (23.91%) VMware
8 11 (23.91%) Unix
9 10 (21.74%) HP
9 10 (21.74%) EMC
10 9 (19.57%) Dell
10 9 (19.57%) Windows
10 9 (19.57%) SQL
10 9 (19.57%) Solaris
11 8 (17.39%) Degree
11 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (15.22%) SAN
12 7 (15.22%) IBM
12 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
13 6 (13.04%) CentOS

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 (4.35%) JBoss
1 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
1 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.17%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (2.17%) iPlanet
2 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Infor SunSystems
1 1 (2.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) SAN
2 5 (10.87%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (4.35%) DHCP
3 2 (4.35%) Firewall
3 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.17%) DNS
4 1 (2.17%) LAN
4 1 (2.17%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (2.17%) VoIP
4 1 (2.17%) WAN
4 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (2.17%) DB2
3 1 (2.17%) MS Access
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (10.87%) Games
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Administrator
3 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Angular Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Azure Developer
4 5 (10.87%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (10.87%) C# Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Field Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Server Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Linux Support
5 4 (8.70%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Solaris Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) J2EE
2 13 (28.26%) J2SE
3 5 (10.87%) .NET
3 5 (10.87%) .NET Core
3 5 (10.87%) Angular 2
3 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
3 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (4.35%) Middleware
5 1 (2.17%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.87%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.17%) Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Linux
2 12 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (23.91%) Unix
4 9 (19.57%) Solaris
4 9 (19.57%) Windows
5 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (13.04%) CentOS
7 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.52%) AIX
8 3 (6.52%) HPUX
8 3 (6.52%) SUSE
9 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
10 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
2 17 (36.96%) Mathematics
2 17 (36.96%) Nanotechnology
2 17 (36.96%) SDLC
3 14 (30.43%) Mentoring
4 13 (28.26%) Data Acquisition
4 13 (28.26%) Physics
5 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.87%) Benchmarking
6 5 (10.87%) Break/Fix
6 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
6 5 (10.87%) ITIL
6 5 (10.87%) MVC
6 5 (10.87%) Time Management
7 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity
7 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (8.70%) ITIL V3
8 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.35%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) Python
2 17 (36.96%) Java
3 9 (19.57%) SQL
4 6 (13.04%) C++
4 6 (13.04%) Perl
4 6 (13.04%) Shell Script
5 5 (10.87%) AWK
5 5 (10.87%) Bourne shell
5 5 (10.87%) C#
5 5 (10.87%) Korn
6 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) OCA
2 4 (8.70%) OCP
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (8.70%) RHCE
2 4 (8.70%) RHCSA
3 2 (4.35%) MCP
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) GlusterFS
1 5 (10.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 5 (10.87%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) NDS
3 1 (2.17%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) NetBackup
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle ZFS
1 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Satellite
1 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 5 (10.87%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (2.17%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.17%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Oracle
2 13 (28.26%) Red Hat
3 11 (23.91%) VMware
4 10 (21.74%) EMC
4 10 (21.74%) HP
5 9 (19.57%) Dell
6 7 (15.22%) IBM
7 5 (10.87%) Brocade
7 5 (10.87%) Centrify
7 5 (10.87%) Fujitsu
7 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
7 5 (10.87%) StorageTek
7 5 (10.87%) Veritas
8 4 (8.70%) Cisco
9 1 (2.17%) AppDynamics
9 1 (2.17%) CA
9 1 (2.17%) Infor
9 1 (2.17%) Moogsoft
9 1 (2.17%) New Relic
9 1 (2.17%) Novell