The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 110 96 70
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 3 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% 0.091% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.097% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £39,500 - £33,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 - £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,100 - £38,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1267 1036 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.72% 94.44% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 747 678 581
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Glasgow

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) UNIX
3 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) LDAP
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (33.33%) ForgeRock
6 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (22.22%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (22.22%) IBM
6 2 (22.22%) Sun
6 2 (22.22%) EMC
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) SAP
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) JBoss
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (22.22%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (11.11%) X.509
4 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) HTTP
4 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) Fiddler
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) JAAS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) DTV
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) UNIX
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Solaris
6 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
1 2 (22.22%) Release Management
1 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) sed
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) Korn
3 1 (11.11%) Bourne shell
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) KVM
2 1 (11.11%) RHEV
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) OpenSSO
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) ForgeRock
3 2 (22.22%) Veritas
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) JBoss
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Sun
3 2 (22.22%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago