The table below looks at the statistics for ACSA in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ACSA over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Certified System Administrator (ACSA)
Rank 872 880 847
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -33
Permanent jobs citing ACSA 12 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.007% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.043% 0.028% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 10
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
ACSA
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
27767 28927 26850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.16% 27.00% 27.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22508 22627 22033
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ACSA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ACSA Jobs Demand Trend in England

ACSA
Salary Trend in England

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

ACSA Salary Trend in England

ACSA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ACSA within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 11 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
ACSA
UK

ACSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 12 (92.31%) CISSP
1 12 (92.31%) McAfee
1 12 (92.31%) Security Management
1 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
1 12 (92.31%) Sourcefire
1 12 (92.31%) McAfee ePO
1 12 (92.31%) ArcSight
1 12 (92.31%) SIEM
2 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (7.69%) MCTS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) ACMT
3 1 (7.69%) ACSP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix

ACSA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Security Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Security Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support
5 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Support Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Security Management
1 12 (92.31%) SIEM
2 1 (7.69%) Line Management
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
1 12 (92.31%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCTS
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) ACMT
2 1 (7.69%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) McAfee
1 12 (92.31%) Sourcefire
1 12 (92.31%) ArcSight
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Apple