Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 312 315 296
Rank change year-on-year +3 -19 -32
Permanent jobs citing Sun 14 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.53% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9 43 38
West Midlands median annual salary £39,131 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £27,300 £27,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £56,000 £53,000 £53,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £54,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.11% +21.67% -

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 advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4665 5301 5113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 46.28% 45.94% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3625 3891 4249
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Sun as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 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
Shropshire - 10 £28,000 -
Birmingham +2 3 £50,000 +21.21%
Sun
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 10 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
3 7 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (28.57%) Workflow
4 4 (28.57%) JIRA
4 4 (28.57%) assyst
4 4 (28.57%) Remedy
4 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) ITSM
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) CISSP
5 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) CEH
5 3 (21.43%) GSEC
5 3 (21.43%) GCIH
5 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3

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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) assyst
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (7.14%) Sage X3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.14%) KDB
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL Service Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Service Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Incident Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Major Incident Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) ERP Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Replication
2 2 (14.29%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 10 (71.43%) Incident Management
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Workflow
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
5 3 (21.43%) ITSM
5 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
5 3 (21.43%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) SIEM
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (21.43%) CEH
3 3 (21.43%) CISSP
3 3 (21.43%) GCIH
3 3 (21.43%) GSEC
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Remedy
2 3 (21.43%) Splunk
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) Sophos
3 2 (14.29%) Veeam
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Sage