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 24 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 224 221
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Sun 10 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 0.50% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 6
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.11% +1.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,261 £51,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +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 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 2201 2809 2730
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 43.14% 45.39% 47.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1739 2039 2252
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 24 June 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 24 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
Birmingham +5 5 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Coventry -8 5 £40,000 -18.36% 1
Sun
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Sun.

1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Pegasus
2 9 (37.50%) Sage
2 9 (37.50%) Presales
3 8 (33.33%) Sage 200
3 8 (33.33%) NetSuite
3 8 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (33.33%) ERP
4 7 (29.17%) Linux
4 7 (29.17%) Oracle
5 6 (25.00%) Web Services
5 6 (25.00%) Degree
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.83%) Spring
6 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) Java
6 5 (20.83%) SQL
6 5 (20.83%) Sun Certification
7 4 (16.67%) J2EE
7 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (16.67%) XML
7 4 (16.67%) Unix
7 4 (16.67%) JSP
7 4 (16.67%) RESTful
7 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (12.50%) VMware

Sun
Co-occurring 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 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 8 (33.33%) NetSuite
1 8 (33.33%) Sage 200
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (4.17%) Lawson
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (4.17%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Broadband
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) General Ledger
2 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Consultant
1 9 (37.50%) Implementation Consultant
1 9 (37.50%) Software Consultant
1 9 (37.50%) Software Implementation Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Switch Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Web Services
2 5 (20.83%) Spring
3 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 4 (16.67%) J2EE
3 4 (16.67%) JSP
3 4 (16.67%) RESTful
3 4 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (8.33%) Ajax
4 2 (8.33%) CSS
4 2 (8.33%) HTML
4 2 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) JMS
5 1 (4.17%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
3 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Unix
3 2 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (4.17%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Presales
2 8 (33.33%) ERP
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) SOA
5 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) SDLC
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) Korn
3 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (12.50%) VBA
4 1 (4.17%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) Sun Certification
3 4 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.17%) AAT
5 1 (4.17%) ACCA
5 1 (4.17%) CIMA
5 1 (4.17%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) NFS
1 1 (4.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Control-M
1 1 (4.17%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (4.17%) Simpana
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Pegasus
1 9 (37.50%) Sage
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) EMC
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) CODA
5 1 (4.17%) CommVault
5 1 (4.17%) Epicor
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Infor
5 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards
5 1 (4.17%) NetApp
5 1 (4.17%) Netezza
5 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.17%) Veeam
5 1 (4.17%) Veritas
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago