The table below looks at the statistics for SCSA in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCSA over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Certified System Administrator (SCSA)
Rank - - 196
Permanent jobs citing SCSA 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.043%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +13.33%
SCSA
England

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1527 1149 1256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.20% 28.08% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1263 878 1038
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SCSA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SCSA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SCSA Salary Trend in the West Midlands