The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Certified System Administrator (ACSA)
Rank 882 832 870
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +38
Permanent jobs citing ACSA 6 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.012% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.020% 0.043% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 6
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.91%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -19.44%
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29645 27681 30954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.14% 27.20% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 23387 22554 26738
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ACSA
UK

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 29 July 2014. 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
West Midlands +3 5 £37,500 -
London -33 1 £35,000 -33.33%
ACSA
UK

ACSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) CCNA
1 5 (62.50%) CISSP
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (62.50%) SIEM
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Sentinel
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (37.50%) Apple
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (12.50%) ACTC
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office

ACSA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X Server
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) SIEM
2 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNA
1 5 (62.50%) CISSP
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) ACSP
3 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ACTC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Meraki
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe