The table below looks at the statistics for SCSA in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCSA over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Certified System Administrator (SCSA)
Rank 899 919 970
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +51
Permanent jobs citing SCSA 7 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.003% 0.005%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.028% 0.011% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -16.66%
SCSA
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
25192 27232 30266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.98% 27.33% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20515 21549 24497
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing SCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

SCSA Jobs Demand Trend in England

SCSA
Salary Trend in England

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

SCSA Salary Trend in England

SCSA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SCSA within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +11 7 £37,500 -28.57% 2
SCSA
UK

SCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing SCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for SCSA.

1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) MCSE
1 8 (100.00%) MCSA
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) HTTP
1 8 (100.00%) RIP
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) SSL
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) RHCE
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) IPsec
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Clustering
1 8 (100.00%) VLAN
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (100.00%) VPLS
1 8 (100.00%) Xen

SCSA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) HTTP
1 8 (100.00%) IPsec
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) RIP
1 8 (100.00%) SSL
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) VLAN
1 8 (100.00%) VPLS
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 8 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (100.00%) High Availability
1 8 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 8 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) MCSA
1 8 (100.00%) MCSE
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) RHCE
1 8 (100.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) HIPAA
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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