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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 67 66 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 39 30 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.61% 2.47% 3.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 2.57% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 37
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 £21,900 £34,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £37,700
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1433 1166 1108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.92% 96.13% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 949 739 763
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 25 July 2014.

Administrator Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 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 31 (39.24%) SQL
2 29 (36.71%) Linux
3 28 (35.44%) Finance
4 20 (25.32%) UNIX
4 20 (25.32%) Oracle
5 19 (24.05%) VMware
6 18 (22.78%) Windows
7 17 (21.52%) Oracle Database
8 16 (20.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (18.99%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (17.72%) WebSphere
11 13 (16.46%) Java
12 12 (15.19%) WebSphere Application Server
12 12 (15.19%) SSL
12 12 (15.19%) WebSphere Process Server
12 12 (15.19%) WebSphere Portal
12 12 (15.19%) Software Deployment
13 11 (13.92%) Active Directory
13 11 (13.92%) Windows XP
13 11 (13.92%) PL/SQL
14 10 (12.66%) SLA
14 10 (12.66%) RDBMS
14 10 (12.66%) Back Office
14 10 (12.66%) Relational Database
15 9 (11.39%) Performance Tuning
15 9 (11.39%) Oracle RAC
15 9 (11.39%) Oracle Database 10g
15 9 (11.39%) Perl
16 8 (10.13%) Microsoft

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 3 (3.80%) Lync
5 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.27%) IIS
6 1 (1.27%) SAS
6 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
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 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.19%) SSL
2 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.06%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (3.80%) LAN
3 3 (3.80%) WAN
4 2 (2.53%) VPN
5 1 (1.27%) DNS
5 1 (1.27%) VLAN
5 1 (1.27%) DHCP
5 1 (1.27%) VoIP
5 1 (1.27%) SAN
5 1 (1.27%) Internet
5 1 (1.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) Oracle Database
2 15 (18.99%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (12.66%) RDBMS
3 10 (12.66%) Relational Database
4 9 (11.39%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
6 6 (7.59%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (7.59%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (6.33%) DB2
7 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (6.33%) OLTP
8 3 (3.80%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.80%) MySQL
9 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.53%) MS Access
9 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (35.44%) 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 20 (25.32%) 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%) AIX
9 2 (2.53%) Solaris
10 1 (1.27%) Fedora
10 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
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%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.53%) Workflow
8 2 (2.53%) Time Management
8 2 (2.53%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (1.27%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.24%) SQL
2 13 (16.46%) Java
3 11 (13.92%) PL/SQL
4 9 (11.39%) Perl
5 6 (7.59%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.33%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.06%) C#
8 3 (3.80%) Python
8 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.80%) Ruby
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 11 (13.92%) Active Directory
3 9 (11.39%) 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%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) Oracle
2 19 (24.05%) VMware
3 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.86%) IBM
5 5 (6.33%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (5.06%) Citrix
6 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.80%) Sun
7 3 (3.80%) SAP
8 2 (2.53%) Sybase
9 1 (1.27%) Cisco
9 1 (1.27%) EMC
9 1 (1.27%) BMC
9 1 (1.27%) Remedy
9 1 (1.27%) Charles River
9 1 (1.27%) Mitel
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