The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Systems 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 Senior Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Administrator
Rank 101 92 86
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.13% 0.083% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.087% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £29,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Senior Systems 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
1435 1146 1136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.92% 95.02% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 939 715 812
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior Systems 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 Senior Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Debian
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Senior Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior Systems 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 Senior Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Debian
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) Mitel
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