Period
to 22 October 2020

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 22 October 2020 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
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 629 835 757
Rank change year-on-year +206 -78 +69
Permanent jobs citing Sun 59 229 442
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.40% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 44 179 359
Median annual salary £63,750 £46,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.59% -12.38% -
10th Percentile £37,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,625 £67,500 £137,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% -18.10% +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 19,100 57,464 69,813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.00% 42.01% 42.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15,057 43,692 54,126
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 22 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Sun in the UK

Sun
Top 11 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 22 October 2020. 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 +210 57 £58,500 +27.17% 10
London +204 38 £67,500 +8.00%
UK excluding London +210 19 £45,000 +4.65% 10
South East +154 7 - - 3
Midlands +97 6 £42,500 +21.43% 1
North of England +160 5 £45,000 +5.88% 5
North West +117 5 £45,000 +5.88% 4
East Midlands +80 4 £42,500 +41.67%
Work from Home -5 4 £75,000 +66.67% 3
West Midlands +84 2 £52,250 +31.40% 1
East of England +139 1 £36,000 +10.77%

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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 33 (55.93%) Finance
2 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
3 24 (40.68%) SQL
3 24 (40.68%) Windows
4 22 (37.29%) Oracle
5 19 (32.20%) Unix
6 17 (28.81%) Linux
6 17 (28.81%) Azure
7 16 (27.12%) Python
7 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
8 15 (25.42%) Solaris
9 13 (22.03%) AWS
9 13 (22.03%) Office 365
10 12 (20.34%) Cisco
11 11 (18.64%) VMware
12 10 (16.95%) HP
12 10 (16.95%) Citrix
13 9 (15.25%) Web Services
13 9 (15.25%) .NET
13 9 (15.25%) C#
13 9 (15.25%) HTML
13 9 (15.25%) Law
13 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (15.25%) PowerShell
14 8 (13.56%) Test Automation
14 8 (13.56%) TDD
14 8 (13.56%) Banking
14 8 (13.56%) High Availability
14 8 (13.56%) HTML5
14 8 (13.56%) Information Security

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 5 (8.47%) IIS
2 4 (6.78%) CMS
2 4 (6.78%) EPiServer
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.69%) Apache
4 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.69%) Endur
2 1 (1.69%) Exchequer
2 1 (1.69%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.69%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 17 (28.81%) Azure
2 13 (22.03%) AWS
2 13 (22.03%) Office 365
3 2 (3.39%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (1.69%) AWS CodeBuild
4 1 (1.69%) AWS CodePipeline
4 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.69%) GitHub
4 1 (1.69%) IaaS
4 1 (1.69%) PaaS
4 1 (1.69%) SaaS
4 1 (1.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) Firewall
2 5 (8.47%) DNS
3 2 (3.39%) Network Security
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.69%) Internet
4 1 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.69%) SAN
4 1 (1.69%) VPN
4 1 (1.69%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database
2 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (11.86%) RDBMS
2 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.47%) OLTP
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.08%) MySQL
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.39%) Power BI
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.69%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Jenkins
1 6 (10.17%) TeamCity
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (5.08%) CircleCI
3 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.69%) GitLab
4 1 (1.69%) JIRA
4 1 (1.69%) Mocha
4 1 (1.69%) Postman
4 1 (1.69%) Travis CI
General
1 33 (55.93%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Law
3 8 (13.56%) Banking
4 4 (6.78%) Front Office
5 2 (3.39%) Advertising
5 2 (3.39%) Back Office
5 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Marketing
5 2 (3.39%) Publishing
6 1 (1.69%) Billing
6 1 (1.69%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (20.34%) Administrator
2 8 (13.56%) .NET Developer
2 8 (13.56%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (13.56%) C# Developer
2 8 (13.56%) Developer
3 7 (11.86%) DBA
3 7 (11.86%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (11.86%) SQL DBA
3 7 (11.86%) Windows Administrator
4 6 (10.17%) Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (10.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (10.17%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.47%) .NET Web Developer
5 5 (8.47%) C# Web Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.08%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) .NET
1 9 (15.25%) HTML
1 9 (15.25%) Web Services
2 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
2 8 (13.56%) HTML5
2 8 (13.56%) SOAP
3 7 (11.86%) .NET Framework
3 7 (11.86%) CSS
4 6 (10.17%) CSS3
4 6 (10.17%) REST
4 6 (10.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (8.47%) Entity Framework
6 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (6.78%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (6.78%) Fluent NHibernate
6 4 (6.78%) Node.js
7 3 (5.08%) LINQ
8 2 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (3.39%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Public Cloud
2 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.08%) Clustering
3 3 (5.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.39%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.39%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.68%) Windows
2 19 (32.20%) Unix
3 17 (28.81%) Linux
4 15 (25.42%) Solaris
5 6 (10.17%) Windows Server
6 5 (8.47%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.08%) SUSE
7 3 (5.08%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.39%) AIX
8 2 (3.39%) HPUX
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (13.56%) DevOps
2 8 (13.56%) High Availability
2 8 (13.56%) Information Security
2 8 (13.56%) Task Automation
2 8 (13.56%) TDD
2 8 (13.56%) Test Automation
3 7 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (11.86%) Scrum
3 7 (11.86%) Workflow
3 7 (11.86%) Workflow Management
4 6 (10.17%) Change Management
4 6 (10.17%) Deployment Automation
4 6 (10.17%) MVC
4 6 (10.17%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (10.17%) Web Development
5 5 (8.47%) Incident Management
5 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Automation
6 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.68%) SQL
2 16 (27.12%) Python
3 9 (15.25%) C#
3 9 (15.25%) PowerShell
4 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.47%) Java
5 5 (8.47%) VBA
6 4 (6.78%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.08%) Go
7 3 (5.08%) Groovy
7 3 (5.08%) VBScript
8 2 (3.39%) BeanShell
9 1 (1.69%) PHP
9 1 (1.69%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) A+ Certification
2 2 (3.39%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.69%) CCNA
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) SLA
2 6 (10.17%) Data Quality
3 5 (8.47%) GDPR
3 5 (8.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (5.08%) QA
5 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.17%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.47%) XenApp
3 5 (8.47%) XenDesktop
4 3 (5.08%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.69%) Docker
5 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Ansible
1 7 (11.86%) Puppet
2 5 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.78%) Terraform
4 3 (5.08%) Kubernetes
4 3 (5.08%) Perfmon
5 2 (3.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (3.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.69%) Grafana
6 1 (1.69%) SCCM
6 1 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
2 22 (37.29%) Oracle
3 12 (20.34%) Cisco
4 11 (18.64%) VMware
5 10 (16.95%) Citrix
5 10 (16.95%) HP
6 6 (10.17%) IBM
7 4 (6.78%) Bloomberg
7 4 (6.78%) Reuters
7 4 (6.78%) Solarflare
8 3 (5.08%) FXall
8 3 (5.08%) Sybase
9 2 (3.39%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.39%) DevExpress
9 2 (3.39%) Informatica
9 2 (3.39%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (3.39%) Sage
10 1 (1.69%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.69%) Splunk