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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 69 60 68
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 36 44 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.28% 2.94% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 3.06% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 22
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £25,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
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
1482 1438 1157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.68% 96.12% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 965 961 718
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

Administrator Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 39 (49.37%) Linux
2 30 (37.97%) Banking
3 29 (36.71%) VMware
4 23 (29.11%) Windows
5 22 (27.85%) Oracle
6 21 (26.58%) UNIX
7 19 (24.05%) Finance
8 18 (22.78%) Configuration Management
9 17 (21.52%) Retail
9 17 (21.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (17.72%) Perl
11 13 (16.46%) Cisco
11 13 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (16.46%) Puppet
12 12 (15.19%) DevOps
12 12 (15.19%) Firewall
12 12 (15.19%) SQL
12 12 (15.19%) MySQL
12 12 (15.19%) Apache
13 10 (12.66%) CCSE
13 10 (12.66%) CCSA
13 10 (12.66%) Tomcat
13 10 (12.66%) Python
13 10 (12.66%) ITIL
13 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
13 10 (12.66%) HP
13 10 (12.66%) zOS
13 10 (12.66%) CheckPoint
13 10 (12.66%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (12.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (15.19%) Apache
2 10 (12.66%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.86%) JBoss
4 3 (3.80%) SAS
5 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.27%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.27%) InDesign
2 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.19%) Firewall
2 9 (11.39%) NAS
3 7 (8.86%) SAN
4 5 (6.33%) iSCSI
5 4 (5.06%) WAN
5 4 (5.06%) VPN
6 3 (3.80%) SSL
6 3 (3.80%) VoIP
7 2 (2.53%) LDAP
7 2 (2.53%) LAN
7 2 (2.53%) HTTP
7 2 (2.53%) Wireless
8 1 (1.27%) VLAN
8 1 (1.27%) Network Security
8 1 (1.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.19%) MySQL
2 8 (10.13%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.86%) DB2
3 7 (8.86%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.06%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.06%) Informix
6 3 (3.80%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (3.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (3.80%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 30 (37.97%) Banking
2 19 (24.05%) Finance
3 17 (21.52%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Advertising
5 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.53%) Middleware
2 2 (2.53%) HTML
2 2 (2.53%) XML
3 1 (1.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Online Banking
2 7 (8.86%) Clustering
2 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.33%) EqualLogic
3 5 (6.33%) HACMP
4 4 (5.06%) Replication
4 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.80%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.53%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.27%) User Experience
7 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.27%) iSeries
7 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.27%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 39 (49.37%) Linux
2 23 (29.11%) Windows
3 21 (26.58%) UNIX
4 10 (12.66%) zOS
4 10 (12.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (11.39%) Solaris
6 7 (8.86%) AIX
7 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (5.06%) Windows 2000
8 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.06%) Debian
9 2 (2.53%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.27%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.27%) Android
10 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.78%) Configuration Management
2 13 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (15.19%) DevOps
4 10 (12.66%) ITIL
4 10 (12.66%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (8.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (7.59%) Migration
7 5 (6.33%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.33%) Change Management
7 5 (6.33%) Change Control
8 4 (5.06%) ETL
8 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.06%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.06%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.80%) Analytics
9 3 (3.80%) High Availability
9 3 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.80%) Data Management
9 3 (3.80%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.53%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.72%) Perl
2 12 (15.19%) SQL
3 10 (12.66%) Python
4 8 (10.13%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.06%) Java
6 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.53%) Ruby
6 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) CCSA
1 10 (12.66%) CCSE
2 5 (6.33%) Degree
3 3 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.53%) MCSE
4 2 (2.53%) CCNP
4 2 (2.53%) CCNA
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.27%) NCDA
5 1 (1.27%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 17 (21.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.13%) vSphere
3 7 (8.86%) Active Directory
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (6.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.33%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (5.06%) MetaFrame
6 2 (2.53%) vCloud
7 1 (1.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.27%) Veritas File System
7 1 (1.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 13 (16.46%) Puppet
2 9 (11.39%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (8.86%) Ansible
3 7 (8.86%) Data Guard
3 7 (8.86%) Capistrano
4 5 (6.33%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.80%) BMC Marimba
5 3 (3.80%) Cacti
5 3 (3.80%) Check_MK
5 3 (3.80%) Nagios
6 2 (2.53%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 29 (36.71%) VMware
2 22 (27.85%) Oracle
3 13 (16.46%) Cisco
4 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
4 10 (12.66%) CheckPoint
4 10 (12.66%) HP
5 8 (10.13%) Red Hat
6 6 (7.59%) F5
7 5 (6.33%) Dell
7 5 (6.33%) IBM
8 4 (5.06%) Citrix
8 4 (5.06%) Symantec
8 4 (5.06%) Talend
9 3 (3.80%) Veeam
9 3 (3.80%) Perforce
9 3 (3.80%) EMC
9 3 (3.80%) Avaya
10 2 (2.53%) Juniper
10 2 (2.53%) NetApp
10 2 (2.53%) Polycom
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