The table below looks at the statistics for SCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCSA over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Certified System Administrator (SCSA)
Rank 33 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing SCSA 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 5.71% 1.36% -
As % of the Qualifications category 14.49% 2.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £37,750 £35,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.59% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.58% -
SCSA
Wiltshire

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

Qualifications Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
69 76 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 39.43% 51.70% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 66 71 46
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

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

SCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

SCSA
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

SCSA Salary Trend in Chippenham

SCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham region citing SCSA 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 SCSA.

1 14 (100.00%) UNIX
1 14 (100.00%) Solaris
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Sun
1 14 (100.00%) HP
1 14 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 14 (100.00%) SUSE
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (92.86%) RHCA
2 13 (92.86%) Shell Script
2 13 (92.86%) Symantec
3 10 (71.43%) NetBackup
3 10 (71.43%) HPUX
4 9 (64.29%) SAN
4 9 (64.29%) VMware
5 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (57.14%) Project Management
5 8 (57.14%) ITIL
5 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
5 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (14.29%) QA
8 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
8 1 (7.14%) High Availability
8 1 (7.14%) Twitter
8 1 (7.14%) RHCSA
8 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
8 1 (7.14%) CommVault

SCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham region citing SCSA 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 SCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) SAN
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Server Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) UNIX
1 14 (100.00%) Solaris
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) SUSE
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (71.43%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Project Management
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
1 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.14%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Sun Certification
2 13 (92.86%) RHCA
3 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) Legato
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Sun
1 14 (100.00%) HP
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 13 (92.86%) Symantec
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
5 1 (7.14%) Twitter
5 1 (7.14%) CommVault
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Veritas
5 1 (7.14%) EMC