The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 107 106
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Sun 2 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.18% 0.69% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 1.50% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 4
Median salary £60,750 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.57% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +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 West Sussex.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 471 599 681
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 42.66% 46.18% 57.23%
Number of salaries quoted 411 555 609
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Sun
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Sun in West Sussex

Sun
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Gatwick - 2 £60,750 -
Sun
South East

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

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) EMC
2 6 (75.00%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle ZFS
3 5 (62.50%) SAN
3 5 (62.50%) StorageTek
3 5 (62.50%) Veritas
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (62.50%) Solaris
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (62.50%) NetBackup
3 5 (62.50%) Brocade
3 5 (62.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (62.50%) GlusterFS
4 3 (37.50%) Server Hardening
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 3 (37.50%) RHCSA
4 3 (37.50%) Bourne shell
4 3 (37.50%) Database Tuning
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (37.50%) QMS

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) OLTP
2 2 (25.00%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst Programmer
2 3 (37.50%) Programmer
2 3 (37.50%) Solaris Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Solaris
3 3 (37.50%) CentOS
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Benchmarking
2 3 (37.50%) BPEL
2 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Database Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (37.50%) QMS
2 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
2 3 (37.50%) Server Hardening
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) AWK
1 3 (37.50%) Bourne shell
1 3 (37.50%) C
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) Korn
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
1 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
1 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) OCA
1 3 (37.50%) OCP
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (37.50%) RHCE
1 3 (37.50%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) GlusterFS
1 5 (62.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) NetBackup
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle ZFS
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Satellite
1 5 (62.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) EMC
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) Brocade
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (62.50%) StorageTek
3 5 (62.50%) Veritas
4 3 (37.50%) VMware