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 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
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 673 657 607
Rank change year-on-year -16 -50  
Permanent jobs citing Sun 203 301 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.31% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.69% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 134 235 305
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £32,950 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
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.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 39611 43680 52020
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.59% 44.29% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 31407 35554 41931
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Sun
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Sun in the UK

Sun
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sun over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Sun in the UK

Sun
Top 30 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 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
England -17 195 £50,000 -9.09% 23
London +29 106 £57,500 - 11
South East -4 47 £55,000 - 4
City of London +42 39 £60,000 -11.11% 4
North West -24 19 £20,000 -49.68% 1
Surrey +46 16 £60,000 -11.11% 2
Cheshire - 11 £19,000 -
West Midlands +12 10 £40,000 -10.11% 2
Buckinghamshire +2 9 £40,000 +6.66%
Milton Keynes 0 9 £40,000 +6.66%
East Midlands +27 8 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Kent +18 8 £33,750 -20.58% 1
East of England -15 8 £47,500 -36.66%
Knutsford - 8 - -
Berkshire -2 7 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Manchester -25 7 £21,000 -47.16% 1
Northamptonshire - 7 £40,000 -
Northampton - 7 £40,000 -
Reigate - 6 £60,000 - 1
Hampshire +24 5 - -
Birmingham +9 5 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Coventry -3 5 £40,000 -18.36% 1
Reading -3 5 £67,500 +17.39% 1
South West +9 4 £43,750 +71.56%
Yorkshire +1 4 £29,000 -31.76%
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £37,500 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +18 3 £25,000 -37.50% 3
North East +15 3 £25,000 -41.17% 3
Tyne and Wear +14 3 £25,000 -41.17% 3
West Yorkshire +14 3 £25,500 -37.80%

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 with a requirement for Sun.

1 177 (39.33%) Finance
2 171 (38.00%) Linux
3 161 (35.78%) Unix
4 138 (30.67%) Oracle
5 129 (28.67%) Windows
6 121 (26.89%) Java
7 105 (23.33%) Solaris
8 95 (21.11%) ITIL
9 90 (20.00%) SQL
10 89 (19.78%) Microsoft
11 86 (19.11%) Red Hat
12 83 (18.44%) Banking
13 81 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
14 78 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
15 76 (16.89%) TCP/IP
16 62 (13.78%) Degree
17 60 (13.33%) Apache
17 60 (13.33%) Firewall
18 58 (12.89%) Computer Science
19 57 (12.67%) Tomcat
20 56 (12.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 54 (12.00%) VMware
22 52 (11.56%) Network Security
23 51 (11.33%) Mentoring
23 51 (11.33%) SAN
24 47 (10.44%) Python
24 47 (10.44%) HP
25 46 (10.22%) SQL Server
26 45 (10.00%) WebLogic
26 45 (10.00%) Investment Banking

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 60 (13.33%) Apache
2 57 (12.67%) Tomcat
3 45 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 43 (9.56%) IIS
5 16 (3.56%) JBoss
6 13 (2.89%) WebSphere
7 12 (2.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 12 (2.67%) SharePoint
8 10 (2.22%) EPiServer
9 9 (2.00%) Apache Solr
9 9 (2.00%) Apache Spark
10 7 (1.56%) Apache TomEE
11 6 (1.33%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.89%) nginx
12 4 (0.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 3 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.67%) IBM HTTP Server
13 3 (0.67%) Liferay
13 3 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (4.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (3.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 28 (6.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 28 (6.22%) NetSuite
1 28 (6.22%) Sage 200
2 10 (2.22%) Siebel CRM
3 9 (2.00%) Infor SunSystems
4 8 (1.78%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (1.11%) Eloqua
5 5 (1.11%) Misys Opics
5 5 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (1.11%) SAP CO
5 5 (1.11%) SAP FI
5 5 (1.11%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (1.11%) Softmar
6 4 (0.89%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.89%) Lawson
6 4 (0.89%) Maximo
6 4 (0.89%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.89%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.67%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.67%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 37 (8.22%) SaaS
2 18 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.78%) Amazon EMR
3 8 (1.78%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 5 (1.11%) OpenShift
4 5 (1.11%) Responsys
4 5 (1.11%) Taleo
5 4 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.89%) Google Compute Engine
5 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.67%) Office 365
6 3 (0.67%) Oracle CX
7 2 (0.44%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (16.89%) TCP/IP
2 60 (13.33%) Firewall
3 52 (11.56%) Network Security
4 51 (11.33%) SAN
5 44 (9.78%) Internet
6 38 (8.44%) LDAP
7 32 (7.11%) DNS
8 22 (4.89%) WAN
9 21 (4.67%) BGP
9 21 (4.67%) Intrusion Detection
9 21 (4.67%) OSPF
10 20 (4.44%) LAN
10 20 (4.44%) SMTP
11 19 (4.22%) SSL
12 17 (3.78%) BIG-IP
12 17 (3.78%) Cisco IOS
12 17 (3.78%) DMVPN
12 17 (3.78%) NX-OS
12 17 (3.78%) VLAN
12 17 (3.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (10.22%) SQL Server
2 35 (7.78%) MySQL
3 24 (5.33%) Oracle Database
4 22 (4.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (4.67%) Relational Database
6 16 (3.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (2.44%) RDBMS
9 10 (2.22%) Big Data
9 10 (2.22%) DB2
10 8 (1.78%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (1.78%) Essbase
11 7 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.56%) MOLAP
11 7 (1.56%) OLAP
11 7 (1.56%) OLAP Cube
12 6 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (1.33%) Redis
12 6 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 9 (2.00%) Oracle APEX
3 7 (1.56%) Maven
4 6 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.11%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.11%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.11%) IntelliJ
5 5 (1.11%) JUnit
5 5 (1.11%) Selenium
6 4 (0.89%) Mockito
6 4 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.44%) Hudson
7 2 (0.44%) JBehave
7 2 (0.44%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.44%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.44%) Subversion
8 1 (0.22%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.22%) Toad
General
1 177 (39.33%) Finance
2 83 (18.44%) Banking
3 45 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 27 (6.00%) Front Office
5 26 (5.78%) Legal
5 26 (5.78%) Retail
6 21 (4.67%) Retail Banking
7 10 (2.22%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.78%) Back Office
8 8 (1.78%) French Language
9 7 (1.56%) Marketing
10 6 (1.33%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.89%) Games
11 4 (0.89%) Law
11 4 (0.89%) Private Banking
11 4 (0.89%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.67%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.44%) German Language
13 2 (0.44%) Prime Brokerage
13 2 (0.44%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 104 (23.11%) Analyst
2 55 (12.22%) Administrator
3 40 (8.89%) Consultant
4 39 (8.67%) Developer
4 39 (8.67%) Linux Engineer
5 34 (7.56%) Security Analyst
6 31 (6.89%) Implementation Consultant
6 31 (6.89%) Software Consultant
6 31 (6.89%) Software Implementation Consultant
7 29 (6.44%) Linux Administrator
8 28 (6.22%) Java Developer
8 28 (6.22%) Unix Engineer
9 27 (6.00%) Software Engineer
10 24 (5.33%) Support Analyst
10 24 (5.33%) Support Engineer
11 23 (5.11%) Cloud Engineer
12 22 (4.89%) Cybersecurity Analyst
13 20 (4.44%) Cisco Engineer
14 19 (4.22%) Network Engineer
15 18 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.78%) Middleware
2 31 (6.89%) .NET
2 31 (6.89%) HTML
3 29 (6.44%) XML
4 23 (5.11%) J2EE
5 21 (4.67%) Spring
5 21 (4.67%) Web Services
6 15 (3.33%) JSP
7 13 (2.89%) Hibernate
8 9 (2.00%) CSS
8 9 (2.00%) jQuery
8 9 (2.00%) Regular Expression
9 8 (1.78%) Ajax
9 8 (1.78%) AngularJS
9 8 (1.78%) Lambda Expressions
9 8 (1.78%) RESTful
10 7 (1.56%) ASP.NET
10 7 (1.56%) Java EE
10 7 (1.56%) JSON
10 7 (1.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 78 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (12.89%) Computer Science
3 28 (6.22%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.89%) Derivative
5 21 (4.67%) Equity Derivative
6 18 (4.00%) Clustering
7 17 (3.78%) Security Operations Centre
8 15 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (3.11%) Client/Server
9 14 (3.11%) Data Centre
10 12 (2.67%) User Experience
11 10 (2.22%) Driving Licence
12 7 (1.56%) Algorithms
12 7 (1.56%) EMC VMAX
13 5 (1.11%) CMDB
13 5 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
13 5 (1.11%) Mainframe
14 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
14 4 (0.89%) Private Cloud
14 4 (0.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 171 (38.00%) Linux
2 161 (35.78%) Unix
3 129 (28.67%) Windows
4 105 (23.33%) Solaris
5 56 (12.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 35 (7.78%) Windows Server
7 23 (5.11%) CentOS
8 21 (4.67%) AIX
9 20 (4.44%) HPUX
10 17 (3.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (2.67%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (1.78%) IRIX
14 7 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (1.33%) SUSE
16 5 (1.11%) Windows 10
17 4 (0.89%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.89%) Windows 7
17 4 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (21.11%) ITIL
2 81 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (11.33%) Mentoring
4 44 (9.78%) SDLC
5 39 (8.67%) Project Management
5 39 (8.67%) Software Engineering
6 38 (8.44%) Information Security
6 38 (8.44%) Vulnerability Management
7 37 (8.22%) Incident Management
8 36 (8.00%) Wealth Management
9 35 (7.78%) Change Management
10 34 (7.56%) Business Analysis
11 33 (7.33%) ERP
11 33 (7.33%) Problem Management
11 33 (7.33%) Service Management
12 32 (7.11%) Service Delivery
13 31 (6.89%) Asset Management
13 31 (6.89%) Presales
13 31 (6.89%) Root Cause Analysis
14 30 (6.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 121 (26.89%) Java
2 90 (20.00%) SQL
3 47 (10.44%) Python
4 41 (9.11%) Shell Script
5 39 (8.67%) Bash Shell
6 37 (8.22%) Perl
7 36 (8.00%) JavaScript
8 33 (7.33%) C#
9 23 (5.11%) PowerShell
10 22 (4.89%) C
11 16 (3.56%) Korn
12 13 (2.89%) PHP
12 13 (2.89%) VB
13 12 (2.67%) PL/SQL
14 11 (2.44%) T-SQL
15 9 (2.00%) Scala
16 7 (1.56%) VBA
17 6 (1.33%) AWK
18 4 (0.89%) Ruby
19 3 (0.67%) Jython
Qualifications
1 62 (13.78%) Degree
2 33 (7.33%) CISM
2 33 (7.33%) CISSP
3 26 (5.78%) Security Cleared
4 25 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 25 (5.56%) Sun Certification
5 21 (4.67%) CNA
5 21 (4.67%) GCIA
5 21 (4.67%) GCIH
5 21 (4.67%) GIAC
5 21 (4.67%) Network+ Certification
5 21 (4.67%) Novell Certification
5 21 (4.67%) SANS
6 16 (3.56%) Oracle Certification
7 12 (2.67%) CISA
7 12 (2.67%) IISP
8 8 (1.78%) SC Cleared
9 7 (1.56%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.33%) SLA
2 32 (7.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 28 (6.22%) QA
4 17 (3.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 15 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (2.67%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.89%) FATCA
7 4 (0.89%) MiFID
8 3 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 3 (0.67%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.67%) SAS 70
9 2 (0.44%) DICOM
9 2 (0.44%) HL7
10 1 (0.22%) GDPR
10 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (4.89%) Active Directory
2 21 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.11%) GlusterFS
4 10 (2.22%) Firmware
4 10 (2.22%) Shibboleth
5 9 (2.00%) Docker
5 9 (2.00%) iptables
5 9 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (1.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 8 (1.78%) XenServer
7 7 (1.56%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.56%) KVM
8 6 (1.33%) ProxySG
8 6 (1.33%) Samba
8 6 (1.33%) vSphere
9 5 (1.11%) Cronacle
9 5 (1.11%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 5 (1.11%) Veritas File System
9 5 (1.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 5 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (6.89%) Puppet
2 28 (6.22%) NetBackup
3 23 (5.11%) Oracle ZFS
4 21 (4.67%) CSIRT
4 21 (4.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 19 (4.22%) Red Hat Satellite
6 16 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (2.44%) Ansible
8 9 (2.00%) Nagios
8 9 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 9 (2.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 6 (1.33%) SCCM
10 5 (1.11%) Cacti
10 5 (1.11%) HP Data Protector
10 5 (1.11%) ServiceCenter
11 4 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.89%) SCOM
11 4 (0.89%) SQL Sentry
12 3 (0.67%) Failover Clustering
12 3 (0.67%) Graphite
Vendors
1 138 (30.67%) Oracle
2 89 (19.78%) Microsoft
3 86 (19.11%) Red Hat
4 54 (12.00%) VMware
5 47 (10.44%) HP
6 43 (9.56%) Cisco
7 32 (7.11%) Pegasus
7 32 (7.11%) Sage
8 25 (5.56%) Veritas
9 23 (5.11%) Dell
10 20 (4.44%) F5
10 20 (4.44%) IBM
11 18 (4.00%) EMC
12 17 (3.78%) CheckPoint
12 17 (3.78%) SAP
13 16 (3.56%) Infor
14 15 (3.33%) Google
15 12 (2.67%) Blue Coat
15 12 (2.67%) Remedy
15 12 (2.67%) Siebel
Reigate, Surrey
CBS butler
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Salary: Benefits Package, On Call
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 basic + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £30000 - £400000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: negotiable + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + 10-15% Bonus, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 7 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Charles Taylor Plc
Salary: Market related
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Charles Taylor plc
Salary: Market related
Posted: 23 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 23 days ago