Period
to 20 April 2018

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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Certified System Administrator (SCSA)
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 1167 1284
Permanent jobs citing SCSA 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.009% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
UK median annual salary - £17,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -53.10% -4.61%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £17,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year - -53.10% -4.61%

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 41,655 43,483 57,053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.47% 25.20% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 31,865 34,274 45,773
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.18% +6.25%

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