Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 763 716 659
Rank change year-on-year -47 -57 -71
Permanent jobs citing Sun 452 637 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 0.70% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 307 495 578
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,400 £31,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +7.14%

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 79261 91093 103702
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.42% 44.94% 46.77%
Number of salaries quoted 62448 74159 83418
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £74,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75% -

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Sun in the UK

Sun
Top 15 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 21 July 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
England -21 442 £51,303 -2.28% 34
London +67 246 £57,500 - 11
UK excluding London -66 201 £45,000 -5.26% 24
South East +12 110 £47,500 -5.00% 12
North of England -10 49 £35,000 -22.22% 5
North West +23 40 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Midlands +10 26 £40,000 - 4
West Midlands -1 21 £40,000 - 2
East of England -17 14 £45,000 -43.75% 1
East Midlands +14 9 £40,000 - 2
South West +4 7 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Yorkshire +9 5 £32,500 -25.71% 1
North East +3 4 £25,000 -41.18% 1
Scotland -16 3 £25,000 -46.81% 1
Wales -5 2 £50,000 +81.82%

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 191 (42.26%) Finance
2 164 (36.28%) Linux
3 153 (33.85%) Unix
4 135 (29.87%) Java
5 125 (27.65%) Oracle
6 120 (26.55%) Windows
7 103 (22.79%) Solaris
8 99 (21.90%) ITIL
8 99 (21.90%) Banking
9 95 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
10 92 (20.35%) Analytical Skills
11 88 (19.47%) SQL
12 86 (19.03%) Microsoft
13 78 (17.26%) Red Hat
14 68 (15.04%) TCP/IP
15 62 (13.72%) Shell Script
15 62 (13.72%) SDLC
16 61 (13.50%) Software Engineering
17 60 (13.27%) Investment Banking
18 58 (12.83%) Firewall
19 57 (12.61%) Incident Management
20 55 (12.17%) Degree
20 55 (12.17%) Apache
21 54 (11.95%) Tomcat
22 53 (11.73%) SAN
22 53 (11.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 52 (11.50%) Wealth Management
24 50 (11.06%) Computer Science
24 50 (11.06%) Middleware
25 49 (10.84%) OO

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 55 (12.17%) Apache
2 54 (11.95%) Tomcat
3 39 (8.63%) WebLogic
4 38 (8.41%) IIS
5 15 (3.32%) JBoss
6 13 (2.88%) EPiServer
7 10 (2.21%) SharePoint
8 9 (1.99%) Apache Spark
9 8 (1.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (1.77%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.55%) Apache Solr
10 7 (1.55%) Apache TomEE
11 4 (0.88%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (0.88%) SAS
12 3 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.66%) IBM HTTP Server
12 3 (0.66%) iPlanet
12 3 (0.66%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (0.66%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (4.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (3.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (1.77%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 22 (4.87%) Dynamics NAV
1 22 (4.87%) NetSuite
1 22 (4.87%) Sage 200
2 13 (2.88%) Siebel CRM
3 10 (2.21%) Infor SunSystems
4 8 (1.77%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.88%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (0.88%) Lawson
5 4 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.88%) SAP CO
5 4 (0.88%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.66%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.66%) Misys Opics
6 3 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.66%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.66%) Softmar
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.42%) SaaS
2 17 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.77%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (1.11%) OpenShift
5 4 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.88%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.66%) Office 365
6 3 (0.66%) Responsys
6 3 (0.66%) Taleo
7 2 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.44%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (15.04%) TCP/IP
2 58 (12.83%) Firewall
3 53 (11.73%) SAN
4 49 (10.84%) Network Security
5 39 (8.63%) Internet
6 38 (8.41%) LDAP
7 27 (5.97%) DNS
8 20 (4.42%) BGP
8 20 (4.42%) Intrusion Detection
8 20 (4.42%) OSPF
8 20 (4.42%) WAN
9 18 (3.98%) LAN
9 18 (3.98%) SSL
10 17 (3.76%) HTTP
10 17 (3.76%) SMTP
11 16 (3.54%) VLAN
12 15 (3.32%) BIG-IP
12 15 (3.32%) Cisco IOS
12 15 (3.32%) DMVPN
12 15 (3.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (9.73%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.42%) MySQL
3 24 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (4.20%) Oracle Database
5 15 (3.32%) Relational Database
5 15 (3.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (2.65%) Big Data
7 11 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.77%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (1.77%) DB2
8 8 (1.77%) Essbase
8 8 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.55%) MOLAP
9 7 (1.55%) OLAP
9 7 (1.55%) OLAP Cube
9 7 (1.55%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (1.33%) Redis
11 5 (1.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (2.88%) Jenkins
2 7 (1.55%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (1.33%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.11%) Eclipse
4 5 (1.11%) JUnit
4 5 (1.11%) Maven
4 5 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.88%) IntelliJ
6 3 (0.66%) JIRA
6 3 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.66%) Subversion
7 2 (0.44%) Hudson
7 2 (0.44%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.44%) Mockito
7 2 (0.44%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.44%) Toad
8 1 (0.22%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.22%) Selenium
8 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
General
1 191 (42.26%) Finance
2 99 (21.90%) Banking
3 60 (13.27%) Investment Banking
4 48 (10.62%) Front Office
5 41 (9.07%) Retail
6 39 (8.63%) Retail Banking
7 25 (5.53%) Legal
8 8 (1.77%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.33%) Back Office
9 6 (1.33%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.33%) French Language
10 4 (0.88%) Games
10 4 (0.88%) Marketing
10 4 (0.88%) Private Banking
10 4 (0.88%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.66%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.44%) Advertising
12 2 (0.44%) German Language
12 2 (0.44%) Law
12 2 (0.44%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 103 (22.79%) Analyst
2 46 (10.18%) Software Engineer
3 43 (9.51%) Administrator
4 35 (7.74%) Developer
4 35 (7.74%) Linux Engineer
5 33 (7.30%) Security Analyst
6 31 (6.86%) Consultant
7 28 (6.19%) Unix Engineer
8 25 (5.53%) Implementation Consultant
8 25 (5.53%) Software Consultant
8 25 (5.53%) Software Implementation Consultant
9 24 (5.31%) Java Developer
10 23 (5.09%) Support Analyst
10 23 (5.09%) Support Engineer
11 21 (4.65%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 20 (4.42%) Cloud Engineer
13 18 (3.98%) Network Engineer
14 17 (3.76%) Architect
15 16 (3.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 16 (3.54%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (11.06%) Middleware
2 30 (6.64%) .NET
3 26 (5.75%) J2EE
4 24 (5.31%) Spring
5 23 (5.09%) HTML
6 21 (4.65%) Web Services
6 21 (4.65%) XML
7 15 (3.32%) Hibernate
7 15 (3.32%) JSP
8 13 (2.88%) Regular Expression
9 10 (2.21%) Java EE
9 10 (2.21%) jQuery
10 8 (1.77%) CSS
10 8 (1.77%) FIX Protocol
10 8 (1.77%) JSON
10 8 (1.77%) Lambda Expressions
10 8 (1.77%) RESTful
10 8 (1.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (1.55%) AngularJS
11 7 (1.55%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 92 (20.35%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (11.06%) Computer Science
3 42 (9.29%) Derivative
4 39 (8.63%) Equity Derivative
5 31 (6.86%) Management Information System
6 20 (4.42%) Clustering
7 16 (3.54%) Data Centre
8 15 (3.32%) Security Operations Centre
9 13 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (2.88%) User Experience
10 10 (2.21%) Client/Server
10 10 (2.21%) Driving Licence
11 7 (1.55%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.33%) EMC VMAX
12 6 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (1.33%) Replication
13 5 (1.11%) CMDB
13 5 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
13 5 (1.11%) Mainframe
14 4 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 164 (36.28%) Linux
2 153 (33.85%) Unix
3 120 (26.55%) Windows
4 103 (22.79%) Solaris
5 53 (11.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 34 (7.52%) Windows Server
7 17 (3.76%) CentOS
8 16 (3.54%) AIX
8 16 (3.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (3.32%) HPUX
10 13 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (1.77%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (1.33%) IRIX
12 6 (1.33%) SUSE
12 6 (1.33%) Windows 10
13 5 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.88%) Android
14 4 (0.88%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.66%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.44%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (21.90%) ITIL
2 95 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (13.72%) SDLC
4 61 (13.50%) Software Engineering
5 57 (12.61%) Incident Management
6 52 (11.50%) Wealth Management
7 49 (10.84%) OO
8 48 (10.62%) Mentoring
9 45 (9.96%) Multithreading
10 44 (9.73%) Asset Management
10 44 (9.73%) Low Latency
11 40 (8.85%) BDD
11 40 (8.85%) Project Management
12 39 (8.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 39 (8.63%) OOD
12 39 (8.63%) Refactoring
13 38 (8.41%) Change Management
14 37 (8.19%) Business Analysis
14 37 (8.19%) Information Security
15 35 (7.74%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 135 (29.87%) Java
2 88 (19.47%) SQL
3 62 (13.72%) Shell Script
4 48 (10.62%) C#
5 45 (9.96%) Python
6 35 (7.74%) Perl
7 34 (7.52%) Bash Shell
8 28 (6.19%) JavaScript
9 25 (5.53%) C
10 23 (5.09%) PowerShell
11 16 (3.54%) Korn
12 13 (2.88%) T-SQL
13 12 (2.65%) PHP
13 12 (2.65%) VB
14 10 (2.21%) PL/SQL
15 9 (1.99%) Scala
16 6 (1.33%) VBA
17 5 (1.11%) AWK
17 5 (1.11%) C++
18 4 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 55 (12.17%) Degree
2 32 (7.08%) CISM
2 32 (7.08%) CISSP
3 27 (5.97%) Security Cleared
4 26 (5.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 26 (5.75%) Sun Certification
5 20 (4.42%) CNA
5 20 (4.42%) GCIA
5 20 (4.42%) GCIH
5 20 (4.42%) GIAC
5 20 (4.42%) Network+ Certification
5 20 (4.42%) Novell Certification
5 20 (4.42%) SANS
6 16 (3.54%) Oracle Certification
7 12 (2.65%) CISA
7 12 (2.65%) IISP
8 10 (2.21%) DV Cleared
8 10 (2.21%) SC Cleared
9 7 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.11%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.52%) SLA
2 29 (6.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 22 (4.87%) QA
4 15 (3.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (3.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 12 (2.65%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.88%) FATCA
6 4 (0.88%) MiFID
6 4 (0.88%) SAS 70
7 3 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 3 (0.66%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.44%) DICOM
8 2 (0.44%) HL7
9 1 (0.22%) GDPR
9 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (3.98%) Active Directory
3 14 (3.10%) GlusterFS
4 13 (2.88%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (2.21%) Shibboleth
6 8 (1.77%) Cronacle
6 8 (1.77%) Docker
6 8 (1.77%) Firmware
6 8 (1.77%) Veritas File System
6 8 (1.77%) vSphere
7 7 (1.55%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 6 (1.33%) iptables
8 6 (1.33%) KVM
8 6 (1.33%) ProxySG
8 6 (1.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 5 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.88%) NFS
10 4 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (6.19%) NetBackup
2 22 (4.87%) Oracle ZFS
2 22 (4.87%) Puppet
3 20 (4.42%) CSIRT
3 20 (4.42%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 16 (3.54%) Red Hat Satellite
5 10 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.99%) Ansible
7 7 (1.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 5 (1.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (1.11%) SCCM
8 5 (1.11%) ServiceCenter
9 4 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.88%) SCOM
9 4 (0.88%) SQL Sentry
10 3 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (0.66%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (0.66%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.66%) Nagios
10 3 (0.66%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 125 (27.65%) Oracle
2 86 (19.03%) Microsoft
3 78 (17.26%) Red Hat
4 49 (10.84%) VMware
5 42 (9.29%) Cisco
5 42 (9.29%) HP
6 29 (6.42%) Dell
6 29 (6.42%) Veritas
7 26 (5.75%) Pegasus
7 26 (5.75%) Sage
8 20 (4.42%) F5
9 19 (4.20%) IBM
10 17 (3.76%) OpenText
10 17 (3.76%) SAP
10 17 (3.76%) Siebel
11 16 (3.54%) CheckPoint
11 16 (3.54%) EMC
12 15 (3.32%) Infor
13 14 (3.10%) Sybase
14 13 (2.88%) Splunk
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Oxfordshire
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum up to £36,000 plus on call overtime,
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Excellent Package
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Excellent Package
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum & a competitive package
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
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City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £30000 - £400000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Gatwick, West Sussex
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Salary: £60000 per annum + benefits
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Crewe
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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City of London
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Career Progression
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Oxford
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Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
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London
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Oxfordshire
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