The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 75 69 66
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 31 39 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.09% 2.63% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 2.74% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 29
Average salary £43,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.28% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,931 £22,900 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Administrator
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1397 1425 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.14% 96.02% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 910 946 736
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Administrator in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Administrator
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Administrator across the Edinburgh region.

Administrator Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Administrator across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Administrator Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Administrator in their job title.

1 36 (49.32%) Linux
2 30 (41.10%) Banking
3 24 (32.88%) Windows
4 20 (27.40%) UNIX
4 20 (27.40%) Finance
4 20 (27.40%) VMware
5 17 (23.29%) Oracle
6 15 (20.55%) Retail
7 14 (19.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (17.81%) Configuration Management
8 13 (17.81%) Firewall
8 13 (17.81%) Perl
8 13 (17.81%) Cisco
9 12 (16.44%) zOS
10 11 (15.07%) SQL
10 11 (15.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (13.70%) Online Banking
11 10 (13.70%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (13.70%) Apache
11 10 (13.70%) CCSE
11 10 (13.70%) CCSA
11 10 (13.70%) CheckPoint
11 10 (13.70%) Red Hat
12 9 (12.33%) Active Directory
12 9 (12.33%) Solaris
12 9 (12.33%) ITIL
12 9 (12.33%) Python
12 9 (12.33%) Opscode Chef
12 9 (12.33%) DevOps

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (13.70%) Apache
2 7 (9.59%) JBoss
3 5 (6.85%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.11%) SAS
5 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.74%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.37%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.37%) InDesign
2 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.81%) Firewall
2 6 (8.22%) SSL
3 4 (5.48%) HTTP
4 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.11%) VPN
4 3 (4.11%) LDAP
4 3 (4.11%) NAS
5 2 (2.74%) DNS
5 2 (2.74%) WAN
5 2 (2.74%) SMTP
5 2 (2.74%) Wireless
6 1 (1.37%) VLAN
6 1 (1.37%) Network Security
6 1 (1.37%) SAN
6 1 (1.37%) LAN
6 1 (1.37%) VoIP
6 1 (1.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) MySQL
2 7 (9.59%) DB2
3 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.48%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (4.11%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.74%) Informix
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (2.74%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (41.10%) Banking
2 20 (27.40%) Finance
3 15 (20.55%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Advertising
4 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.22%) Application Packaging
2 3 (4.11%) Middleware
3 2 (2.74%) HTML
3 2 (2.74%) .NET
3 2 (2.74%) XML
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Online Banking
2 7 (9.59%) Clustering
3 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.85%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.85%) HACMP
5 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.11%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.74%) iSeries
7 2 (2.74%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.37%) User Experience
8 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.37%) Handset
8 1 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (49.32%) Linux
2 24 (32.88%) Windows
3 20 (27.40%) UNIX
4 12 (16.44%) zOS
5 11 (15.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (12.33%) Solaris
7 8 (10.96%) AIX
7 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (9.59%) Windows 2000
8 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (5.48%) Debian
9 4 (5.48%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.74%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.74%) CentOS
11 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.37%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (1.37%) Android
11 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.81%) Configuration Management
1 13 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (13.70%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (12.33%) DevOps
3 9 (12.33%) ITIL
4 7 (9.59%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (6.85%) Change Management
6 4 (5.48%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (5.48%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.11%) High Availability
7 3 (4.11%) Analytics
7 3 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.11%) Data Management
7 3 (4.11%) Migration
8 2 (2.74%) Supplier Management
8 2 (2.74%) CRM
8 2 (2.74%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.74%) ETL
8 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.81%) Perl
2 11 (15.07%) SQL
3 9 (12.33%) Python
3 9 (12.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.48%) Java
5 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.11%) VBScript
6 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) CCSA
1 10 (13.70%) CCSE
2 3 (4.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (4.11%) Degree
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.37%) NCDA
4 1 (1.37%) NCIE
4 1 (1.37%) MCSE
4 1 (1.37%) CCNP
4 1 (1.37%) CCNA
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 14 (19.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.96%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (9.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 7 (9.59%) MetaFrame
5 2 (2.74%) NFS
5 2 (2.74%) vSphere
6 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (12.33%) Puppet
1 9 (12.33%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (9.59%) Data Guard
3 6 (8.22%) Capistrano
3 6 (8.22%) Ansible
4 4 (5.48%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (27.40%) VMware
2 17 (23.29%) Oracle
3 13 (17.81%) Cisco
4 10 (13.70%) Red Hat
4 10 (13.70%) CheckPoint
5 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
5 8 (10.96%) HP
6 7 (9.59%) Citrix
7 5 (6.85%) IBM
7 5 (6.85%) F5
8 3 (4.11%) Rackspace
8 3 (4.11%) Symantec
9 2 (2.74%) Perforce
9 2 (2.74%) Talend
9 2 (2.74%) EMC
9 2 (2.74%) Sun
9 2 (2.74%) NetApp
10 1 (1.37%) Apple
10 1 (1.37%) Altiris
10 1 (1.37%) Polycom
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