The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Certified System Administrator (SCSA)
England / South East
Rank - - 461
Permanent jobs citing SCSA 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East - - 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary - - £38,000

SCSA is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4075 5982 6438
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.70% 31.21% 31.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3311 4852 4918
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,978 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing SCSA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for SCSA 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 in the South East.

Salary trend for SCSA in the South East