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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 101 110 98
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.083% 0.29% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.30% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +7.63%
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
1113 1348 1178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.67% 96.56% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 722 832 806
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Avaya
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat