The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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
England / West Midlands
Rank 195 218 196
Rank change year-on-year +23 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Sun 14 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 0.84% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 15
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +70.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £31,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £48,750 £41,626
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 the West Midlands.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2024 2724 2355
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 43.56% 44.82% 46.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1549 2143 1977
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,079 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Sun
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Sun in the West Midlands

Sun
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sun in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Sun in the West Midlands

Sun
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Birmingham +17 9 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Solihull - 2 £82,500 -
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Sun.

1 10 (58.82%) Pegasus
1 10 (58.82%) Sage
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
1 10 (58.82%) Presales
2 9 (52.94%) Sage 200
2 9 (52.94%) NetSuite
2 9 (52.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (52.94%) ERP
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle
4 4 (23.53%) Unix
4 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
4 4 (23.53%) Korn
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) Solaris
6 2 (11.76%) Linux
6 2 (11.76%) SOA
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (11.76%) Apache
6 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
6 2 (11.76%) Internet
6 2 (11.76%) NFS
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco
6 2 (11.76%) IBM
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) EMC
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (11.76%) SAN
6 2 (11.76%) CommVault
6 2 (11.76%) NetApp
6 2 (11.76%) Veritas

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Dynamics NAV
1 9 (52.94%) NetSuite
1 9 (52.94%) Sage 200
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (5.88%) Lawson
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (5.88%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Consultant
1 10 (58.82%) Implementation Consultant
1 10 (58.82%) Software Consultant
1 10 (58.82%) Software Implementation Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Switch Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Support
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Linux Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Unix Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Unix Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) JMS
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Presales
2 9 (52.94%) ERP
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Change Control
3 2 (11.76%) E-business
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Korn
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) AAT
2 1 (5.88%) ACCA
2 1 (5.88%) CIMA
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Postgraduate
2 1 (5.88%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) NFS
1 2 (11.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (5.88%) Simpana
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Pegasus
1 10 (58.82%) Sage
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) CommVault
4 2 (11.76%) EMC
4 2 (11.76%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) Netezza
4 2 (11.76%) Veritas
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) CODA
5 1 (5.88%) Epicor
5 1 (5.88%) Infor
5 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
5 1 (5.88%) SAP
West Midlands, Birmingham
Actis Recruitment Ltd
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Posted: 9 days ago