The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Windows Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 91 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.18% 0.081% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.086% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%

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
1050 1161 1289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.37% 94.47% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 703 786 787
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Windows Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Windows Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Windows Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Windows 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 Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Perforce
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) MSI
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) yum
2 2 (66.67%) Capistrano
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) GCC
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability

Windows 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
1 2 (66.67%) GCC
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) MSI
1 2 (66.67%) NuGet
1 2 (66.67%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Python
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (33.33%) MetaFrame
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Capistrano
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) PowerCLI
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) yum
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Perforce
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
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