Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Certified System Administrator (SCSA)
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 1213 1306
Permanent jobs citing SCSA 0 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.006% 0.001%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.024% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 3
UK median annual salary - £48,750 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.06%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £48,750 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.06%

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 permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 43339 49843 59216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.00% 26.20% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33310 39984 47288
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,969
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

SCSA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SCSA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SCSA in the UK

SCSA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SCSA in the UK