The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 months to 22 June 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 West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 239 249
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Sun 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.075% 0.076% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Median salary £43,750 £25,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.56% -40.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £25,100 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £26,300 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26%  

Sun is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2265 2415 2671
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 42.74% 46.09% 44.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1871 1996 2145
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Sun as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sun in the South West

Sun
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Sun in the South West

Sun
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 2 - -
Dorset - 2 £43,750 -
Sun
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 West region with a requirement for Sun.

1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
1 7 (70.00%) Unix
1 7 (70.00%) Solaris
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (60.00%) AIX
2 6 (60.00%) HPUX
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 2000
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) IBM
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 4 (40.00%) MetaFrame
4 4 (40.00%) BEA
4 4 (40.00%) Actuate
4 4 (40.00%) Terminal Server
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (40.00%) Internet
4 4 (40.00%) Middleware
4 4 (40.00%) webMethods
4 4 (40.00%) CAD

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (30.00%) Apache
4 2 (20.00%) iPlanet
4 2 (20.00%) JBoss
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Maximo
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) Telepresence
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) GIS
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Graduate
1 4 (40.00%) Graduate Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Maximo Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Java Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Manager
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Incident Manager
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Production Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
1 3 (30.00%) CMDB
1 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Solaris
1 7 (70.00%) Unix
2 6 (60.00%) AIX
2 6 (60.00%) HPUX
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 2000
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) SUSE
5 1 (10.00%) Debian
5 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) B2B
2 4 (40.00%) CAD
3 3 (30.00%) High Availability
3 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) C-shell
2 2 (20.00%) Korn
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) MetaFrame
1 4 (40.00%) Terminal Server
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) KVM
2 2 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) NFS
3 1 (10.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Actuate
2 4 (40.00%) BEA
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) webMethods
3 3 (30.00%) Peregrine
3 3 (30.00%) Veritas
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) PlateSpin
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) HP