The table below looks at the statistics for SCSA in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCSA over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Certified System Administrator (SCSA)
Rank - 216 -
Permanent jobs citing SCSA 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.098% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
SCSA
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1528 1664 1696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.66% 32.73% 33.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 1459 1382
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SCSA
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

SCSA Salary Trend in Surrey

SCSA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) RHCE
1 4 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 3 (75.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (75.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) RHCSA
4 1 (25.00%) Finance

SCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Manager
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX Support
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Knowledge Management
1 3 (75.00%) Resource Management
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (75.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) RHCE
1 4 (100.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat