The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Glasgow region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 77 105 95
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.78% 0.22% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.23% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +93.18%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
863 1309 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.64% 97.32% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 533 824 682
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Glasgow region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
4 4 (36.36%) Firmware
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Veritas
4 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
4 4 (36.36%) NFS
4 4 (36.36%) Solaris
4 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) CentOS
4 4 (36.36%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) Samba
5 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Unix
5 3 (27.27%) Sun
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) Games
6 2 (18.18%) VMS
6 2 (18.18%) OpenVMS
6 2 (18.18%) AIX
6 2 (18.18%) HPUX

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Houdini
1 1 (9.09%) Maya
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) NUKE
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Animation
1 1 (9.09%) CCTV
1 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) CentOS
3 4 (36.36%) Solaris
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) Unix
5 2 (18.18%) AIX
5 2 (18.18%) HPUX
5 2 (18.18%) OpenVMS
5 2 (18.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
2 4 (36.36%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 4 (36.36%) Firmware
1 4 (36.36%) NFS
1 4 (36.36%) Samba
2 2 (18.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (18.18%) Veritas File System
2 2 (18.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
2 2 (18.18%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Veritas
3 3 (27.27%) Sun
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
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