The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Senior Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 90 91 111
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 1 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.088% 0.76% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.80% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 2
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +14.09%
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.66%
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
1077 1498 1448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.97% 95.23% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 770 956 975
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Senior Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Debian
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Cacti
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Icinga
2 1 (33.33%) Graphite
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Altiris
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) MetaFrame
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Debian
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Process Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (33.33%) MetaFrame
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cacti
1 1 (33.33%) Graphite
1 1 (33.33%) Icinga
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Altiris
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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