The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank - 56 45
Permanent jobs citing Sun 0 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford - 0.70% 3.09%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.38% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11%  

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 Watford.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 254 289 299
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 46.10% 50.52% 61.52%
Number of salaries quoted 194 228 208
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -3.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,436
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

Sun
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Sun in Watford

Sun
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Watford region with a requirement for Sun.

1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle