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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 72 56 74
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 27 48 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.08% 3.45% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 3.57% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 10
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,994 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,100 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £38,500
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
1233 1344 1069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.92% 96.62% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 760 859 697
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
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 6 March 2015.

Administrator Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 30 (50.85%) UNIX
2 28 (47.46%) Microsoft
3 26 (44.07%) Finance
4 22 (37.29%) VMware
4 22 (37.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (35.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (35.59%) LAN
5 21 (35.59%) WAN
6 20 (33.90%) Wi-Fi
6 20 (33.90%) Back Office
7 19 (32.20%) SLA
7 19 (32.20%) Windows
7 19 (32.20%) Linux
8 11 (18.64%) ITIL
9 9 (15.25%) Banking
10 8 (13.56%) Configuration Management
11 7 (11.86%) Incident Management
11 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
11 7 (11.86%) Red Hat
11 7 (11.86%) SQL
12 6 (10.17%) Perl
12 6 (10.17%) Oracle
12 6 (10.17%) DB2
12 6 (10.17%) Apache
12 6 (10.17%) zOS
12 6 (10.17%) SSL
12 6 (10.17%) Service Management
13 5 (8.47%) Business Continuity
13 5 (8.47%) IBM
13 5 (8.47%) RDBMS

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 6 (10.17%) Apache
2 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.08%) CICS
3 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.39%) nginx
4 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.69%) JBoss
5 1 (1.69%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.69%) SAS
5 1 (1.69%) Lync
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.59%) LAN
1 21 (35.59%) WAN
2 20 (33.90%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (10.17%) SSL
4 4 (6.78%) Firewall
4 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.78%) DNS
5 3 (5.08%) SMTP
5 3 (5.08%) HTTP
6 2 (3.39%) LDAP
7 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) DB2
2 5 (8.47%) RDBMS
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (5.08%) MySQL
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.69%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (44.07%) Finance
2 20 (33.90%) Back Office
3 9 (15.25%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) .NET
2 2 (3.39%) Web Services
2 2 (3.39%) XML
2 2 (3.39%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (5.08%) iSeries
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.39%) Replication
3 2 (3.39%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.69%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (50.85%) UNIX
2 19 (32.20%) Windows
2 19 (32.20%) Linux
3 6 (10.17%) zOS
4 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.78%) Debian
5 3 (5.08%) Ubuntu
5 3 (5.08%) CentOS
5 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.08%) Windows 2000
5 3 (5.08%) AIX
5 3 (5.08%) Solaris
6 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (18.64%) ITIL
3 8 (13.56%) Configuration Management
4 7 (11.86%) Incident Management
5 6 (10.17%) Service Management
6 5 (8.47%) CRM
6 5 (8.47%) Business Continuity
6 5 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (6.78%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (5.08%) Change Control
8 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.39%) Database Tuning
9 2 (3.39%) Investment Management
9 2 (3.39%) Database Security
9 2 (3.39%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (3.39%) Capacity Management
9 2 (3.39%) Change Management
9 2 (3.39%) Workflow
9 2 (3.39%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.86%) SQL
2 6 (10.17%) Perl
3 5 (8.47%) Java
4 4 (6.78%) Python
4 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.08%) COBOL
5 3 (5.08%) PHP
5 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.39%) VBScript
6 2 (3.39%) REXX
6 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.69%) Ruby
7 1 (1.69%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.69%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.69%) VCP4
2 1 (1.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (32.20%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (37.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.08%) MetaFrame
3 3 (5.08%) Firmware
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (5.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (5.08%) NFS
4 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.39%) RACF
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Puppet
1 3 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.39%) Foglight
2 2 (3.39%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.39%) CA Endevor
2 2 (3.39%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (3.39%) SCCM
3 1 (1.69%) SCOM
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.69%) Netcool
3 1 (1.69%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (1.69%) Nagios
3 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (47.46%) Microsoft
2 22 (37.29%) VMware
3 7 (11.86%) Red Hat
4 6 (10.17%) Oracle
5 5 (8.47%) IBM
6 3 (5.08%) SAP
6 3 (5.08%) Citrix
7 2 (3.39%) BMC
7 2 (3.39%) CA
7 2 (3.39%) Imperva
7 2 (3.39%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.69%) Altiris
8 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.69%) Symantec
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco
8 1 (1.69%) Sun
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