The table below looks at the statistics for SCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCSA over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Certified System Administrator (SCSA)
South East / Berkshire
Rank - - 217
Permanent jobs citing SCSA 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £17,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-51.42% -7.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1098 1776 2041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.16% 34.02% 37.91%
Number of salaries quoted 784 1378 1327
Median salary £53,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing SCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

SCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SCSA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCSA across the Berkshire region.

SCSA Salary Trend in Berkshire

SCSA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing SCSA 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SCSA.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Environments

SCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) VMware