The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for SCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Certified System Administrator (SCSA)
England / South West
Rank - - 233
Permanent jobs citing SCSA 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - - 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Median salary - - £37,750
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 West.

Academic & Professional Certification
South West
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1571 1964 1834
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 30.89% 33.42% 30.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1263 1565 1440
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

SCSA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for SCSA in the South West