The first table below looks at the demand for the Server 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 Server Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 108 87 96
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.089% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.093% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £44,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1607 1071 1365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.54% 95.63% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 630 1034
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Server Administrator
Scotland

Server Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Server Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Server Administrator
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Server Administrator Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Server Administrator
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Administrator across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Server Administrator Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Server 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 Server Administrator in their job title.

1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Citrix
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (25.00%) MCITP
5 4 (25.00%) MCSE
5 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) IBM
6 3 (18.75%) DTS
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (18.75%) Tivoli
6 3 (18.75%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
6 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (18.75%) JDBC

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Server 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 Server Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Process Server
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (18.75%) DTS
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) DB2
6 1 (6.25%) MySQL
6 1 (6.25%) DB2 UDB
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) JDBC
1 3 (18.75%) JSP
1 3 (18.75%) Spring
1 3 (18.75%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) UNIX
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (18.75%) Data Transformation
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Perl
3 3 (18.75%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) MCITP
1 4 (25.00%) MCSE
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Tivoli
1 3 (18.75%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (6.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Citrix
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) BMC
4 1 (6.25%) Remedy
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle