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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 52 77 79
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 44 37 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.38% 2.35% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 2.48% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 11
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £48,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
1232 1491 1048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.70% 94.79% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 758 957 607
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Administrator Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 29 (39.73%) Linux
2 27 (36.99%) Banking
3 25 (34.25%) Windows
4 23 (31.51%) Finance
5 22 (30.14%) UNIX
6 19 (26.03%) VMware
7 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
8 13 (17.81%) Firewall
8 13 (17.81%) Cisco
8 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (16.44%) zOS
10 11 (15.07%) Configuration Management
10 11 (15.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (13.70%) Red Hat
11 10 (13.70%) CheckPoint
11 10 (13.70%) CCSA
11 10 (13.70%) Retail
11 10 (13.70%) Apache
11 10 (13.70%) CCSE
11 10 (13.70%) Online Banking
12 9 (12.33%) ITIL
12 9 (12.33%) Perl
12 9 (12.33%) DB2
12 9 (12.33%) Active Directory
13 8 (10.96%) WAN
13 8 (10.96%) Oracle
13 8 (10.96%) SQL
13 8 (10.96%) SLA
13 8 (10.96%) Incident Management
13 8 (10.96%) Performance Tuning

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (8.22%) JBoss
3 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.48%) SAS
4 3 (4.11%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.74%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.74%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.37%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Office
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.37%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.81%) Firewall
2 8 (10.96%) WAN
3 7 (9.59%) LAN
3 7 (9.59%) SSL
4 6 (8.22%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (4.11%) NAS
5 3 (4.11%) HTTP
5 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.11%) VPN
6 2 (2.74%) Wireless
6 2 (2.74%) LDAP
6 2 (2.74%) SMTP
6 2 (2.74%) DNS
7 1 (1.37%) Network Security
7 1 (1.37%) VLAN
7 1 (1.37%) SAN
7 1 (1.37%) VoIP
7 1 (1.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) DB2
2 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) MySQL
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (4.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (4.11%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.37%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (36.99%) Banking
2 23 (31.51%) Finance
3 10 (13.70%) Retail
4 6 (8.22%) Back Office
5 2 (2.74%) Advertising
6 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) Application Packaging
2 3 (4.11%) .NET
3 2 (2.74%) Middleware
4 1 (1.37%) Web Services
4 1 (1.37%) XML
4 1 (1.37%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Online Banking
2 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.48%) iSeries
4 3 (4.11%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.74%) Clustering
6 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.37%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.37%) Replication
6 1 (1.37%) Handset
6 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (39.73%) Linux
2 25 (34.25%) Windows
3 22 (30.14%) UNIX
4 12 (16.44%) zOS
5 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (8.22%) Windows 2000
6 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.48%) Debian
8 3 (4.11%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.11%) Solaris
9 2 (2.74%) AIX
9 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.74%) CentOS
9 2 (2.74%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.37%) Android
10 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.07%) Configuration Management
1 11 (15.07%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (12.33%) ITIL
3 8 (10.96%) Incident Management
3 8 (10.96%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (9.59%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (9.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.48%) CRM
5 4 (5.48%) DevOps
5 4 (5.48%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (5.48%) Analytics
5 4 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.11%) Supplier Management
6 3 (4.11%) High Availability
6 3 (4.11%) Data Management
7 2 (2.74%) Service Management
7 2 (2.74%) Project Management
7 2 (2.74%) Data Modelling
7 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.33%) Perl
2 8 (10.96%) SQL
3 7 (9.59%) PowerShell
3 7 (9.59%) Python
4 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.74%) VBScript
5 2 (2.74%) PHP
5 2 (2.74%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) CCSA
1 10 (13.70%) CCSE
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.74%) Degree
3 1 (1.37%) NCDA
3 1 (1.37%) NCIE
3 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.37%) CCNP
3 1 (1.37%) CCNA
3 1 (1.37%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.22%) MetaFrame
3 6 (8.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.74%) NFS
5 2 (2.74%) vSphere
6 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (9.59%) Puppet
2 5 (6.85%) Ansible
2 5 (6.85%) Capistrano
3 4 (5.48%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (26.03%) VMware
2 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
3 13 (17.81%) Cisco
4 10 (13.70%) Red Hat
4 10 (13.70%) CheckPoint
5 8 (10.96%) Oracle
6 6 (8.22%) IBM
6 6 (8.22%) Citrix
7 4 (5.48%) F5
8 3 (4.11%) Symantec
9 2 (2.74%) EMC
9 2 (2.74%) NetApp
9 2 (2.74%) Perforce
9 2 (2.74%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.37%) Polycom
10 1 (1.37%) Isilon
10 1 (1.37%) Avaya
10 1 (1.37%) Juniper
10 1 (1.37%) HP
10 1 (1.37%) Adobe
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Networkers International Plc
Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
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Change Recruitment Group
Posted: 3 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + competitive bonus & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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University of Edinburgh
Salary: From £26,274 to £30,434 per annum with membership of the Universities
Posted: 15 days ago
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago