The table below looks at the statistics for ACSA in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ACSA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Certified System Administrator (ACSA)
Rank - - 99
Permanent jobs citing ACSA 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £43,750 -
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -
ACSA
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
726 513 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.16% 27.29% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 655 454 441
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ACSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ACSA across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ACSA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ACSA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

ACSA Salary Trend in Birmingham

ACSA
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing ACSA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ACSA.

1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Sentinel
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) C

ACSA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing ACSA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ACSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared