The table below looks at the statistics for SCSA in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCSA over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Certified System Administrator (SCSA)
England / South East
Rank - 450 455
Permanent jobs citing SCSA 0 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.005% 0.054%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.017% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £17,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-51.42% -7.89%

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4107 5991 6574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.87% 31.46% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3319 4858 5133
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SCSA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SCSA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SCSA Salary Trend in the South East