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 28 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.

Sun
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 98 88
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Sun 6 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.56% 0.69% 1.39%
As % of the Vendors category 1.46% 1.32% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 16
Median salary £51,250 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.12% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £50,250
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 West Sussex.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 410 606 564
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 38.57% 52.51% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 367 553 495
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sun in West Sussex over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 28 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
Gatwick - 3 £57,500 -
Sun
South East

Sun
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Sun.

1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
2 11 (84.62%) EMC
3 10 (76.92%) Solaris
4 8 (61.54%) Linux
4 8 (61.54%) StorageTek
4 8 (61.54%) Veritas
4 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
4 8 (61.54%) SAN
4 8 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (61.54%) NetBackup
4 8 (61.54%) Brocade
4 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
4 8 (61.54%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (61.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 8 (61.54%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Satellite
4 8 (61.54%) GlusterFS
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle ZFS
5 6 (46.15%) EMC VMAX
5 6 (46.15%) High Availability
5 6 (46.15%) OLTP
5 6 (46.15%) VLDB
5 6 (46.15%) MySQL
6 5 (38.46%) HP
6 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
7 4 (30.77%) .NET
7 4 (30.77%) SQL
7 4 (30.77%) C#

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 (23.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Fibre Channel
1 8 (61.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
1 6 (46.15%) OLTP
1 6 (46.15%) VLDB
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (15.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Administrator
1 8 (61.54%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst Programmer
3 3 (23.08%) Programmer
3 3 (23.08%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Fraud Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Sun Support
5 1 (7.69%) Unix Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Unix Support
5 1 (7.69%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
2 6 (46.15%) EMC VMAX
3 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
4 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
4 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
4 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
2 10 (76.92%) Solaris
3 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (46.15%) High Availability
3 3 (23.08%) BPEL
3 3 (23.08%) Database Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) SOA
3 3 (23.08%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) Benchmarking
4 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (15.38%) QMS
4 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
4 2 (15.38%) Server Hardening
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) C
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
2 3 (23.08%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) AWK
3 2 (15.38%) Bourne shell
3 2 (15.38%) Korn
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) OCA
2 2 (15.38%) OCP
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (15.38%) RHCE
2 2 (15.38%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) GlusterFS
1 8 (61.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) NetBackup
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle ZFS
1 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Satellite
1 8 (61.54%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (84.62%) EMC
3 8 (61.54%) Brocade
3 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
3 8 (61.54%) StorageTek
3 8 (61.54%) Veritas
4 5 (38.46%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) Actuate