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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 70 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 25 49 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.83% 3.64% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 3.81% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 14
Average salary £34,500 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,850 £27,994 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,650 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
1282 1285 1119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.06% 95.33% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 840 829 744
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 30 January 2015.

Administrator Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 32 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (48.44%) Finance
2 31 (48.44%) VMware
3 30 (46.88%) UNIX
3 30 (46.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (42.19%) SLA
4 27 (42.19%) WAN
4 27 (42.19%) LAN
5 26 (40.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (39.06%) Back Office
7 24 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
8 19 (29.69%) Linux
9 18 (28.13%) Windows
10 9 (14.06%) ITIL
10 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
10 9 (14.06%) Ubuntu
11 8 (12.50%) Firewall
12 7 (10.94%) Workflow
12 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
12 7 (10.94%) Perl
12 7 (10.94%) SQL
12 7 (10.94%) Incident Management
13 6 (9.38%) Bash Shell
13 6 (9.38%) Puppet
13 6 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
13 6 (9.38%) DB2
13 6 (9.38%) Python
13 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
13 6 (9.38%) Banking

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.25%) IIS
3 3 (4.69%) CICS
3 3 (4.69%) Apache
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.56%) SAS
5 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.56%) Lync
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.56%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.25%) Office 365
3 3 (4.69%) IaaS
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.19%) WAN
1 27 (42.19%) LAN
2 24 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (12.50%) Firewall
4 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.81%) VPN
5 5 (7.81%) DNS
6 3 (4.69%) SSL
6 3 (4.69%) VoIP
7 2 (3.13%) SNMP
7 2 (3.13%) SAN
8 1 (1.56%) SMTP
8 1 (1.56%) HTTP
8 1 (1.56%) LDAP
8 1 (1.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
1 6 (9.38%) DB2
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (3.13%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.56%) MySQL
5 1 (1.56%) MS Access
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.56%) GoLive
2 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (48.44%) Finance
2 25 (39.06%) Back Office
3 6 (9.38%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) XML
2 2 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (1.56%) HTML
3 1 (1.56%) Web Services
3 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (3.13%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (3.13%) iSeries
2 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) Replication
2 2 (3.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.88%) UNIX
2 19 (29.69%) Linux
3 18 (28.13%) Windows
4 9 (14.06%) Ubuntu
5 4 (6.25%) zOS
6 3 (4.69%) Debian
6 3 (4.69%) Solaris
6 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.13%) AIX
7 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.13%) OS/2
8 1 (1.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (14.06%) ITIL
3 7 (10.94%) Workflow
3 7 (10.94%) Incident Management
4 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.81%) Service Management
5 5 (7.81%) Business Continuity
6 4 (6.25%) DevOps
6 4 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.69%) Migration
7 3 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.69%) CRM
7 3 (4.69%) Change Control
7 3 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.13%) Investment Management
8 2 (3.13%) Database Tuning
8 2 (3.13%) Performance Testing
8 2 (3.13%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.13%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) Perl
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 6 (9.38%) Bash Shell
2 6 (9.38%) Python
2 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
3 5 (7.81%) Ruby
4 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 4 (6.25%) Java
5 3 (4.69%) COBOL
6 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.13%) ABAP
6 2 (3.13%) REXX
7 1 (1.56%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.56%) VBA
7 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.69%) MCSE
3 2 (3.13%) MCSA
3 2 (3.13%) MCITP
4 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (42.19%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 30 (46.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.81%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.69%) Firmware
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (3.13%) RACF
6 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.56%) NFS
6 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.56%) XenApp
6 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) Puppet
1 6 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.81%) Nagios
2 5 (7.81%) ZABBIX
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Intune
3 3 (4.69%) Salt
4 2 (3.13%) CA Endevor
4 2 (3.13%) OMEGAMON
4 2 (3.13%) Data Guard
4 2 (3.13%) SCCM
4 2 (3.13%) Foglight
5 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.56%) Netcool
5 1 (1.56%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (1.56%) WSUS
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (48.44%) VMware
3 5 (7.81%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.81%) IBM
3 5 (7.81%) Oracle
3 5 (7.81%) New Relic
4 4 (6.25%) SAP
5 3 (4.69%) SaltStack
6 2 (3.13%) Imperva
6 2 (3.13%) BMC
6 2 (3.13%) CA
7 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.56%) HP
7 1 (1.56%) Sun
7 1 (1.56%) Adobe
7 1 (1.56%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.56%) Rackspace
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