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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 8 August 2022 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
UK
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 648 854 660
Rank change year-on-year +206 -194 +252
Permanent jobs citing Sun 723 157 133
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 0.36% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 159 117 114
10th Percentile £34,000 £33,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,845 £52,500 £56,952
Median % change year-on-year -3.15% -7.82% +13.90%
75th Percentile £92,500 £66,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £122,500 £80,000 £102,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,173 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.86% +16.67% -

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.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 67,222 43,883 26,386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.36% 38.49% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 34,005 29,478 20,463
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,750 £30,750
25th Percentile £40,750 £39,000 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% -3.16% +5.56%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Sun as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sun in the UK

Sun
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sun.

Salary trend for Sun in the UK

Sun
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sun over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Sun in the UK

Sun
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the UK over the 6 months to 8 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England +227 675 £50,845 -3.15% 29
London +145 427 £85,000 +41.67% 13
UK excluding London +43 248 £44,173 -15.86% 14
Work from Home -140 130 £80,000 +52.38% 4
West Midlands +43 118 £45,000 -14.29% 3
Midlands +39 118 £45,000 -14.29% 5
South East +8 87 £50,000 -1.66% 3
North of England -44 37 £40,000 +29.03% 3
North West -53 16 £21,000 -34.38% 3
North East 0 14 £40,000 +33.33%
Yorkshire -17 7 £95,000 +46.15%
South West -20 4 - -
Scotland -53 2 £40,000 -5.88%

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, 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 with a requirement for Sun.

1 311 (43.02%) Social Skills
2 266 (36.79%) Finance
3 237 (32.78%) Agile
4 195 (26.97%) Python
5 175 (24.20%) Analytical Skills
6 163 (22.54%) Mentoring
7 159 (21.99%) German Language
8 155 (21.44%) Linux
9 154 (21.30%) JavaScript
10 146 (20.19%) Problem-Solving
11 138 (19.09%) Marketing
12 133 (18.40%) CSS
13 131 (18.12%) Scrum
14 127 (17.57%) HTML
15 122 (16.87%) Software Engineering
16 121 (16.74%) Java
17 118 (16.32%) AWS
18 115 (15.91%) Analytics
19 109 (15.08%) Degree
20 108 (14.94%) TDD
20 108 (14.94%) Git (software)
21 107 (14.80%) Front End Development
22 104 (14.38%) React
23 103 (14.25%) Microsoft
24 102 (14.11%) SQL
25 101 (13.97%) Business Development
26 100 (13.83%) Unix
26 100 (13.83%) Windows
27 95 (13.14%) Analytical Mindset
27 95 (13.14%) Decision-Making

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 17 (2.35%) Tomcat
2 15 (2.07%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.80%) CMS
3 13 (1.80%) Umbraco
4 8 (1.11%) WebLogic
5 6 (0.83%) Apache Spark
5 6 (0.83%) Drupal
5 6 (0.83%) IIS
5 6 (0.83%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.69%) Apache
6 5 (0.69%) Kinematics
7 4 (0.55%) Confluence
7 4 (0.55%) ThingWorx
8 2 (0.28%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.14%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.14%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.14%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.14%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 16 (2.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 15 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (1.11%) Adobe XD
5 7 (0.97%) InDesign
6 6 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.69%) 3ds Max
7 5 (0.69%) Blender
7 5 (0.69%) CATIA
7 5 (0.69%) Fusion 360
7 5 (0.69%) Maya
7 5 (0.69%) SOLIDWORKS
8 4 (0.55%) Windchill
9 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.14%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 7 (0.97%) MetaTrader
1 7 (0.97%) Primavera
2 1 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.14%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.14%) Q-Pulse
2 1 (0.14%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 118 (16.32%) AWS
2 70 (9.68%) Azure
3 37 (5.12%) Datadog
3 37 (5.12%) IaaS
4 35 (4.84%) GCP
5 28 (3.87%) SaaS
6 22 (3.04%) PaaS
7 20 (2.77%) AWS CloudFormation
7 20 (2.77%) Microsoft 365
8 19 (2.63%) Amazon ECS
9 18 (2.49%) Azure DevOps
10 14 (1.94%) Akamai
10 14 (1.94%) Cloudflare
10 14 (1.94%) CloudFront
10 14 (1.94%) Serverless
11 12 (1.66%) npm
11 12 (1.66%) Power Platform
12 11 (1.52%) GitHub
13 10 (1.38%) Amazon SQS
13 10 (1.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 72 (9.96%) PPP
2 65 (8.99%) Cisco Firepower
3 37 (5.12%) DNS
4 16 (2.21%) Firewall
5 15 (2.07%) TCP/IP
6 14 (1.94%) LAN
6 14 (1.94%) WAN
7 11 (1.52%) Internet
8 10 (1.38%) MQTT
9 8 (1.11%) ICMP
9 8 (1.11%) VPN
10 6 (0.83%) SSH
10 6 (0.83%) VLAN
11 5 (0.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (0.69%) NetScaler
11 5 (0.69%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.41%) FTP
12 3 (0.41%) PuTTY
12 3 (0.41%) SAN
12 3 (0.41%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (11.07%) Big Data
2 77 (10.65%) PostgreSQL
3 64 (8.85%) SQL Server
4 55 (7.61%) MySQL
5 50 (6.92%) Relational Database
6 24 (3.32%) MongoDB
7 20 (2.77%) Elasticsearch
7 20 (2.77%) Redis
8 16 (2.21%) Oracle Database
9 15 (2.07%) NoSQL
10 14 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
10 14 (1.94%) Oracle Database 12c
10 14 (1.94%) Oracle9i Database
11 12 (1.66%) Oracle Discoverer
12 11 (1.52%) RDBMS
13 10 (1.38%) Couchbase
13 10 (1.38%) DynamoDB
14 7 (0.97%) Power BI
15 6 (0.83%) Spark SQL
16 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 108 (14.94%) Git (software)
2 42 (5.81%) webpack
3 35 (4.84%) JIRA
4 34 (4.70%) PostCSS
4 34 (4.70%) Subversion
5 30 (4.15%) Grunt
6 24 (3.32%) gulp
7 23 (3.18%) Jenkins
8 18 (2.49%) Selenium
9 17 (2.35%) JMeter
9 17 (2.35%) Mocha
10 16 (2.21%) Cypress.io
11 15 (2.07%) JUnit
12 14 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
13 11 (1.52%) Postman
13 11 (1.52%) SoapUI
14 10 (1.38%) Moq
14 10 (1.38%) Newman
14 10 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (1.38%) TestCafe
General
1 311 (43.02%) Social Skills
2 266 (36.79%) Finance
3 175 (24.20%) Analytical Skills
4 159 (21.99%) German Language
5 138 (19.09%) Marketing
6 75 (10.37%) Banking
6 75 (10.37%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 56 (7.75%) Games
8 46 (6.36%) Automotive
9 41 (5.67%) Legal
10 25 (3.46%) Pharmaceutical
11 22 (3.04%) Back Office
12 17 (2.35%) Manufacturing
12 17 (2.35%) Retail
13 16 (2.21%) Presentation Skills
14 12 (1.66%) Law
15 10 (1.38%) Telecoms
16 9 (1.24%) Billing
17 8 (1.11%) Investment Banking
18 7 (0.97%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 162 (22.41%) Analyst
2 136 (18.81%) Developer
3 78 (10.79%) Software Engineer
4 72 (9.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 71 (9.82%) Financial Analyst
6 65 (8.99%) Development Manager
6 65 (8.99%) Strategy Manager
6 65 (8.99%) User Experience Manager
7 54 (7.47%) Business Performance Analyst
7 54 (7.47%) Credit Analyst
7 54 (7.47%) Performance Analyst
8 36 (4.98%) Incident Analyst
8 36 (4.98%) SIEM Analyst
8 36 (4.98%) Splunk Analyst
9 35 (4.84%) Business Development Analyst
9 35 (4.84%) Development Analyst
10 30 (4.15%) Senior Developer
11 26 (3.60%) Java Developer
11 26 (3.60%) Lead Developer
12 25 (3.46%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (18.40%) CSS
2 127 (17.57%) HTML
3 104 (14.38%) React
4 77 (10.65%) Redux
5 71 (9.82%) EDI
6 62 (8.58%) REST
6 62 (8.58%) Sass
7 59 (8.16%) AngularJS
8 57 (7.88%) Spring MVC
9 55 (7.61%) jQuery
10 47 (6.50%) .NET
10 47 (6.50%) Node.js
10 47 (6.50%) Spring
11 43 (5.95%) Spring Boot
12 41 (5.67%) Kafka
13 35 (4.84%) RESTful
14 33 (4.56%) Django
15 32 (4.43%) Jest
15 32 (4.43%) Web Services
16 30 (4.15%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 95 (13.14%) Analytical Mindset
2 89 (12.31%) Credit Risk
3 87 (12.03%) User Experience
4 72 (9.96%) Renewable Energy
5 35 (4.84%) Public Cloud
6 22 (3.04%) Robotics
7 21 (2.90%) Data Centre
7 21 (2.90%) Data Structures
8 20 (2.77%) Algorithms
9 19 (2.63%) Online Games
9 19 (2.63%) Sports Betting
10 17 (2.35%) Management Information System
11 16 (2.21%) Mobile App
12 15 (2.07%) Tandem
13 14 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (1.94%) Legacy Applications
13 14 (1.94%) Legacy Systems
14 13 (1.80%) Grid Computing
15 12 (1.66%) e-Health
15 12 (1.66%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 155 (21.44%) Linux
2 100 (13.83%) Unix
2 100 (13.83%) Windows
3 41 (5.67%) Solaris
4 20 (2.77%) Windows Server
5 17 (2.35%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.94%) SUSE
7 13 (1.80%) Windows 10
8 11 (1.52%) Android
9 7 (0.97%) CentOS
9 7 (0.97%) Windows Server 2019
10 6 (0.83%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.83%) Windows Server 2016
11 5 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.69%) RTLinux
11 5 (0.69%) VxWorks
12 4 (0.55%) HPUX
13 3 (0.41%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.28%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (32.78%) Agile
2 163 (22.54%) Mentoring
3 146 (20.19%) Problem-Solving
4 131 (18.12%) Scrum
5 122 (16.87%) Software Engineering
6 115 (15.91%) Analytics
7 108 (14.94%) TDD
8 107 (14.80%) Front End Development
9 101 (13.97%) Business Development
10 95 (13.14%) Decision-Making
11 92 (12.72%) ITIL
12 91 (12.59%) DevOps
13 89 (12.31%) Due Diligence
13 89 (12.31%) Scorecard
14 79 (10.93%) Coaching
15 71 (9.82%) Fintech
16 66 (9.13%) CI/CD
17 65 (8.99%) API Integration
17 65 (8.99%) Customer Acquisition
17 65 (8.99%) Zero Defects
Programming Languages
1 195 (26.97%) Python
2 154 (21.30%) JavaScript
3 121 (16.74%) Java
4 102 (14.11%) SQL
5 87 (12.03%) PowerShell
6 65 (8.99%) Bash
7 55 (7.61%) ES6
8 49 (6.78%) C#
9 26 (3.60%) TypeScript
10 23 (3.18%) Perl
11 22 (3.04%) C++
11 22 (3.04%) Go
12 19 (2.63%) T-SQL
13 17 (2.35%) C
14 15 (2.07%) PL/SQL
15 13 (1.80%) Bourne shell
16 10 (1.38%) C-shell
17 9 (1.24%) Shell Script
18 6 (0.83%) Scala
19 5 (0.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 109 (15.08%) Degree
2 54 (7.47%) DBS Check
3 36 (4.98%) GCFA
3 36 (4.98%) GCIH
3 36 (4.98%) GIAC
3 36 (4.98%) GREM
3 36 (4.98%) SANS
4 27 (3.73%) Master's Degree
5 11 (1.52%) PhD
6 8 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (0.97%) HND
8 6 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.83%) Security Cleared
9 5 (0.69%) Chartered Engineer
10 4 (0.55%) CISSP
11 3 (0.41%) ISEB
11 3 (0.41%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.28%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 2 (0.28%) ACTC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (7.75%) QA
2 47 (6.50%) SLA
3 29 (4.01%) Accessibility
4 18 (2.49%) PMO
5 14 (1.94%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.97%) COBIT
7 5 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.69%) SOC 1
7 5 (0.69%) SOC 2
8 4 (0.55%) GDPR
9 3 (0.41%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.28%) COSHH
System Software
1 77 (10.65%) Docker
2 32 (4.43%) Active Directory
3 16 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.97%) BitLocker
4 7 (0.97%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.97%) KVM
4 7 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (0.55%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 2 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (0.28%) Firmware
6 2 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.28%) NFS
6 2 (0.28%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.14%) HDFS
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 78 (10.79%) Kubernetes
2 66 (9.13%) EMC NetWorker
3 57 (7.88%) Terraform
4 20 (2.77%) Ansible
5 15 (2.07%) NetBackup
6 14 (1.94%) Packer
7 12 (1.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 11 (1.52%) Grafana
8 11 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (1.52%) ZABBIX
9 10 (1.38%) HAProxy
9 10 (1.38%) Kibana
9 10 (1.38%) logstash
9 10 (1.38%) MIIS
9 10 (1.38%) Opsgenie
9 10 (1.38%) Pingdom
10 9 (1.24%) CASB
10 9 (1.24%) Puppet
11 8 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
12 5 (0.69%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 103 (14.25%) Microsoft
2 49 (6.78%) Oracle
3 44 (6.09%) SolarWinds
4 42 (5.81%) Google
5 38 (5.26%) Splunk
6 36 (4.98%) McAfee
7 26 (3.60%) VMware
8 20 (2.77%) Instagram
9 18 (2.49%) Veritas
10 16 (2.21%) IBM
11 15 (2.07%) Remedy
12 13 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
12 13 (1.80%) ServiceNow
13 12 (1.66%) Ivanti
13 12 (1.66%) PagerDuty
14 11 (1.52%) Apple
14 11 (1.52%) New Relic
15 7 (0.97%) Adobe
15 7 (0.97%) Progress
15 7 (0.97%) SAP