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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 67 70 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 42 27 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.82% 2.17% 3.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 2.28% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 31
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
1434 1185 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.37% 95.18% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 962 749 838
Average salary £40,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,872
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

Administrator Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 34 (39.08%) Linux
2 32 (36.78%) Finance
3 29 (33.33%) VMware
3 29 (33.33%) SQL
4 25 (28.74%) UNIX
5 24 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (24.14%) Windows
7 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
8 19 (21.84%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (19.54%) SLA
10 16 (18.39%) Oracle
10 16 (18.39%) Back Office
11 14 (16.09%) LAN
11 14 (16.09%) WAN
11 14 (16.09%) Oracle Database 11g
11 14 (16.09%) Oracle Database
12 13 (14.94%) Active Directory
12 13 (14.94%) Perl
12 13 (14.94%) Java
12 13 (14.94%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (12.64%) Shell Script
13 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
13 11 (12.64%) TCP/IP
13 11 (12.64%) Ubuntu
14 10 (11.49%) Opscode Chef
14 10 (11.49%) Puppet
14 10 (11.49%) PL/SQL
14 10 (11.49%) Workflow
15 9 (10.34%) Python
15 9 (10.34%) Windows XP

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 8 (9.20%) WebSphere
2 7 (8.05%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.05%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (8.05%) WebSphere Process Server
2 7 (8.05%) WebSphere Portal
3 6 (6.90%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (6.90%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (6.90%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.75%) IIS
5 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.30%) Lync
7 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.15%) CICS
7 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
2 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (5.75%) Office 365
3 4 (4.60%) IaaS
3 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.09%) LAN
1 14 (16.09%) WAN
2 13 (14.94%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (12.64%) TCP/IP
4 8 (9.20%) Firewall
5 7 (8.05%) SSL
5 7 (8.05%) VPN
6 5 (5.75%) DNS
6 5 (5.75%) VoIP
7 3 (3.45%) SAN
7 3 (3.45%) SNMP
8 2 (2.30%) VLAN
9 1 (1.15%) Internet
9 1 (1.15%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 14 (16.09%) Oracle Database
2 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.34%) RDBMS
3 9 (10.34%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.20%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (6.90%) Oracle Exadata
5 6 (6.90%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.75%) OLTP
6 5 (5.75%) DB2
7 4 (4.60%) SAP BW
8 3 (3.45%) MS Access
8 3 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.15%) GoLive
3 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (36.78%) Finance
2 16 (18.39%) Back Office
3 6 (6.90%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.90%) Oracle Fusion
1 6 (6.90%) Middleware
2 4 (4.60%) HTML
3 2 (2.30%) jQuery
3 2 (2.30%) .NET
4 1 (1.15%) XML
4 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.90%) Computer Science
1 6 (6.90%) Oracle Exalogic
1 6 (6.90%) Clustering
2 5 (5.75%) Reference Data
3 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.15%) Firmware
5 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.15%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (39.08%) Linux
2 25 (28.74%) UNIX
3 21 (24.14%) Windows
4 11 (12.64%) Ubuntu
5 9 (10.34%) Windows XP
6 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.75%) Windows 7
7 5 (5.75%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.60%) zOS
9 3 (3.45%) Solaris
10 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.30%) OS/2
10 2 (2.30%) Debian
11 1 (1.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (11.49%) Workflow
3 8 (9.20%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (9.20%) DevOps
4 7 (8.05%) Software Deployment
5 6 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (6.90%) SOA
6 5 (5.75%) ITIL
6 5 (5.75%) Database Security
6 5 (5.75%) Database Tuning
7 4 (4.60%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.45%) Information Security
8 3 (3.45%) Migration
8 3 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.45%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.45%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.45%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (33.33%) SQL
2 13 (14.94%) Perl
2 13 (14.94%) Java
3 11 (12.64%) Shell Script
4 10 (11.49%) PL/SQL
5 9 (10.34%) Python
5 9 (10.34%) Bash Shell
5 9 (10.34%) Ruby
6 7 (8.05%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.60%) ABAP
8 3 (3.45%) C#
9 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.30%) VB
10 1 (1.15%) VBA
10 1 (1.15%) COBOL
10 1 (1.15%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (5.75%) MCSE
2 4 (4.60%) Degree
3 3 (3.45%) MCSA
3 3 (3.45%) MCITP
4 1 (1.15%) CEH
4 1 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.54%) SLA
2 5 (5.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (14.94%) Active Directory
3 8 (9.20%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (5.75%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.60%) XenApp
6 3 (3.45%) vSphere
7 2 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.30%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (11.49%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (11.49%) Puppet
2 6 (6.90%) ZABBIX
2 6 (6.90%) Nagios
3 4 (4.60%) Salt
4 3 (3.45%) Windows Intune
5 2 (2.30%) SCCM
5 2 (2.30%) WSUS
6 1 (1.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 29 (33.33%) VMware
2 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
3 16 (18.39%) Oracle
4 6 (6.90%) New Relic
4 6 (6.90%) IBM
5 5 (5.75%) PeopleSoft
5 5 (5.75%) SAP
6 4 (4.60%) SaltStack
6 4 (4.60%) Citrix
7 3 (3.45%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.45%) Sun
8 2 (2.30%) Sybase
9 1 (1.15%) Charles River
9 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.15%) Cisco
9 1 (1.15%) Adobe
9 1 (1.15%) HP
9 1 (1.15%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.15%) Mitel
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