Period
to 22 August 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 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Certified System Administrator (SCSA)
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 1224 1310
Permanent jobs citing SCSA 0 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.008% 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.030% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 4
UK median annual salary - £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.00% +17.65%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -25.00% +17.65%

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 42940 52860 60073
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.39% 26.83% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 32964 42709 47704
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -

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