The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Administrator
Rank - - 90
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £27,375
UK excluding London average salary £27,850 £26,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+5.09% -7.01%
IT 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
1452 1267 1201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.90% 95.12% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 957 815 858
Average salary £40,750 £42,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.55% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Administrator in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IT Administrator
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Administrator across the Edinburgh region.

IT Administrator Salary Trend in Edinburgh

IT Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning

IT Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco