The table below looks at the statistics for SCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCSA over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Certified System Administrator (SCSA)
Rank - - 110
Permanent jobs citing SCSA 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+8.24% +25.16%
SCSA
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
555 511 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.73% 28.34% 30.35%
Number of salaries quoted 420 448 412
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SCSA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SCSA Salary Trend in Birmingham