The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 62 65 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 39 30 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.62% 2.48% 3.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.73% 2.58% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 36
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £34,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1429 1161 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.03% 95.87% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 953 734 756
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,949
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Administrator
Scotland

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 29 July 2014.

Administrator Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 30 (37.97%) SQL
2 29 (36.71%) Linux
3 27 (34.18%) Finance
4 19 (24.05%) VMware
4 19 (24.05%) UNIX
4 19 (24.05%) Oracle
5 18 (22.78%) Windows
6 16 (20.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (20.25%) Oracle Database
7 15 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (17.72%) WebSphere
8 14 (17.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (16.46%) Java
10 12 (15.19%) WebSphere Application Server
10 12 (15.19%) SSL
10 12 (15.19%) Active Directory
10 12 (15.19%) WebSphere Process Server
10 12 (15.19%) WebSphere Portal
10 12 (15.19%) Software Deployment
11 11 (13.92%) Windows XP
12 10 (12.66%) SLA
12 10 (12.66%) RDBMS
12 10 (12.66%) PL/SQL
12 10 (12.66%) Back Office
12 10 (12.66%) Relational Database
13 9 (11.39%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (11.39%) Perl
13 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
14 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (10.13%) SQL Server

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 14 (17.72%) WebSphere
2 12 (15.19%) WebSphere Process Server
2 12 (15.19%) WebSphere Application Server
2 12 (15.19%) WebSphere Portal
3 7 (8.86%) MS Exchange
4 6 (7.59%) WebLogic
4 6 (7.59%) Oracle Application Server
4 6 (7.59%) Oracle Coherence
4 6 (7.59%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.80%) Lync
6 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.53%) IIS
8 1 (1.27%) SAS
8 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) IaaS
2 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.19%) SSL
2 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.06%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (3.80%) VPN
3 3 (3.80%) LAN
3 3 (3.80%) WAN
4 2 (2.53%) VoIP
4 2 (2.53%) DNS
4 2 (2.53%) Firewall
5 1 (1.27%) VLAN
5 1 (1.27%) SAN
5 1 (1.27%) Internet
5 1 (1.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.25%) Oracle Database
2 14 (17.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (12.66%) RDBMS
3 10 (12.66%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (10.13%) SQL Server
5 6 (7.59%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (7.59%) Oracle Exadata
5 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (6.33%) DB2
6 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (6.33%) OLTP
7 3 (3.80%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.80%) MySQL
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.53%) MS Access
8 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (34.18%) Finance
2 10 (12.66%) Back Office
3 7 (8.86%) Banking
4 2 (2.53%) Retail
5 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.59%) Middleware
1 6 (7.59%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (3.80%) HTML
3 2 (2.53%) .NET
3 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (2.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Clustering
2 6 (7.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.59%) Oracle Exalogic
3 5 (6.33%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.27%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.27%) Replication
4 1 (1.27%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.71%) Linux
2 19 (24.05%) UNIX
3 18 (22.78%) Windows
4 11 (13.92%) Windows XP
5 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.86%) Windows 8
6 5 (6.33%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.33%) zOS
7 4 (5.06%) Debian
8 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.53%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.53%) AIX
9 2 (2.53%) Solaris
10 1 (1.27%) Fedora
10 1 (1.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (15.19%) Software Deployment
3 9 (11.39%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (8.86%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (7.59%) SOA
6 5 (6.33%) Database Security
6 5 (6.33%) ITIL
6 5 (6.33%) Database Tuning
7 3 (3.80%) DevOps
7 3 (3.80%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.80%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.80%) Information Security
7 3 (3.80%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.53%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.53%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (2.53%) Workflow
8 2 (2.53%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.53%) Time Management
9 1 (1.27%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.97%) SQL
2 13 (16.46%) Java
3 10 (12.66%) PL/SQL
4 9 (11.39%) Perl
5 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.33%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.06%) C#
8 3 (3.80%) Python
8 3 (3.80%) Ruby
8 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.53%) VB
9 2 (2.53%) ABAP
9 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) MCSE
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (3.80%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) CEH
2 1 (1.27%) MCITP
2 1 (1.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) SLA
2 5 (6.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.19%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.13%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (5.06%) XenApp
5 3 (3.80%) vSphere
6 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Puppet
1 4 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.53%) SCCM
3 1 (1.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (24.05%) Oracle
1 19 (24.05%) VMware
2 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.86%) IBM
4 5 (6.33%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (5.06%) Citrix
5 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.80%) Sun
6 3 (3.80%) SAP
7 2 (2.53%) Sybase
8 1 (1.27%) Cisco
8 1 (1.27%) EMC
8 1 (1.27%) BMC
8 1 (1.27%) Remedy
8 1 (1.27%) Charles River
8 1 (1.27%) Mitel
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