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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 59 65 50
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 45 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.01% 2.42% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 2.55% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 33
Average salary £34,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.42% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
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
1436 1137 1129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.93% 94.83% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 951 706 818
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Administrator Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 34 (43.04%) Linux
2 28 (35.44%) Finance
3 27 (34.18%) SQL
4 23 (29.11%) VMware
5 20 (25.32%) UNIX
6 18 (22.78%) Windows
6 18 (22.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (20.25%) Oracle
7 16 (20.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (17.72%) SLA
8 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
8 14 (17.72%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (17.72%) Oracle Database
9 13 (16.46%) Perl
10 12 (15.19%) Java
10 12 (15.19%) Active Directory
11 11 (13.92%) Shell Script
11 11 (13.92%) TCP/IP
11 11 (13.92%) Back Office
12 10 (12.66%) PL/SQL
12 10 (12.66%) Ubuntu
12 10 (12.66%) WebSphere
13 9 (11.39%) Puppet
13 9 (11.39%) Relational Database
13 9 (11.39%) Opscode Chef
13 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
13 9 (11.39%) RDBMS
13 9 (11.39%) Windows XP
14 8 (10.13%) Workflow
14 8 (10.13%) WebSphere Process Server

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (12.66%) WebSphere
2 8 (10.13%) WebSphere Process Server
2 8 (10.13%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (10.13%) 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 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.80%) IIS
7 2 (2.53%) Lync
8 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.06%) Office 365
3 3 (3.80%) IaaS
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.92%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.13%) SSL
2 8 (10.13%) LAN
2 8 (10.13%) WAN
2 8 (10.13%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (8.86%) Firewall
4 6 (7.59%) VPN
5 4 (5.06%) DNS
5 4 (5.06%) VoIP
6 3 (3.80%) SAN
6 3 (3.80%) SNMP
7 2 (2.53%) VLAN
8 1 (1.27%) Internet
8 1 (1.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) Oracle Database 11g
1 14 (17.72%) Oracle Database
2 9 (11.39%) Relational Database
2 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.39%) RDBMS
3 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (7.59%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (7.59%) Oracle Exadata
4 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.33%) OLTP
6 4 (5.06%) DB2
7 3 (3.80%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (3.80%) SAP BW
7 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.53%) MS Access
8 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.59%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (35.44%) Finance
2 11 (13.92%) Back Office
3 7 (8.86%) Banking
4 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.27%) Retail
5 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
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 6 (7.59%) Clustering
1 6 (7.59%) Computer Science
1 6 (7.59%) Oracle Exalogic
2 5 (6.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.27%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 34 (43.04%) Linux
2 20 (25.32%) UNIX
3 18 (22.78%) Windows
4 10 (12.66%) Ubuntu
5 9 (11.39%) Windows XP
6 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (6.33%) zOS
7 5 (6.33%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.33%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.80%) Solaris
9 2 (2.53%) Debian
9 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.53%) OS/2
9 2 (2.53%) AIX
10 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (10.13%) Workflow
2 8 (10.13%) Software Deployment
2 8 (10.13%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (8.86%) DevOps
4 6 (7.59%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (7.59%) SOA
5 5 (6.33%) Database Security
5 5 (6.33%) ITIL
5 5 (6.33%) Database Tuning
6 3 (3.80%) Performance Testing
6 3 (3.80%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (3.80%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.80%) Information Security
6 3 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.80%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.80%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (3.80%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.53%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.18%) SQL
2 13 (16.46%) Perl
3 12 (15.19%) Java
4 11 (13.92%) Shell Script
5 10 (12.66%) PL/SQL
6 8 (10.13%) Ruby
6 8 (10.13%) Python
6 8 (10.13%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.80%) C#
8 3 (3.80%) ABAP
9 2 (2.53%) VB
9 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.06%) MCSE
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (5.06%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) MCITP
2 2 (2.53%) MCSA
3 1 (1.27%) CEH
3 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.72%) SLA
2 5 (6.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (22.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.19%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.13%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (5.06%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.06%) XenApp
5 3 (3.80%) vSphere
6 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.53%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.53%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) Puppet
1 9 (11.39%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (7.59%) Nagios
2 6 (7.59%) ZABBIX
3 4 (5.06%) Salt
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Intune
4 2 (2.53%) WSUS
4 2 (2.53%) SCCM
5 1 (1.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 23 (29.11%) VMware
2 16 (20.25%) Oracle
3 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.86%) IBM
5 6 (7.59%) New Relic
6 5 (6.33%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (5.06%) SAP
7 4 (5.06%) Citrix
7 4 (5.06%) SaltStack
8 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.80%) Sun
9 2 (2.53%) Sybase
10 1 (1.27%) Cisco
10 1 (1.27%) HP
10 1 (1.27%) Charles River
10 1 (1.27%) Mitel
10 1 (1.27%) 3PAR
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