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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 85 107 108
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.58% 0.076% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.079% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £41,100
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
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
987 1264 1293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.64% 95.98% 97.95%
Number of salaries quoted 556 822 771
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 18 (85.71%) Solaris
2 16 (76.19%) Veritas
3 14 (66.67%) HP
3 14 (66.67%) HPUX
4 13 (61.90%) SAN
5 12 (57.14%) NetBackup
5 12 (57.14%) Shell Script
5 12 (57.14%) Oracle
6 11 (52.38%) Perl
6 11 (52.38%) Linux
7 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
7 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
7 9 (42.86%) Unix
7 9 (42.86%) Sun
8 8 (38.10%) AIX
8 8 (38.10%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 8 (38.10%) Problem Management
9 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (28.57%) VMware
9 6 (28.57%) OpenVMS
9 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
9 6 (28.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 6 (28.57%) Veritas File System
9 6 (28.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (23.81%) Windows
11 2 (9.52%) VMS
11 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
12 1 (4.76%) CCNA
12 1 (4.76%) Active Directory

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
1 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Solaris
2 14 (66.67%) HPUX
3 11 (52.38%) Linux
4 9 (42.86%) Unix
5 8 (38.10%) AIX
6 6 (28.57%) OpenVMS
6 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (23.81%) Windows
8 2 (9.52%) VMS
9 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
9 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
9 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Problem Management
2 1 (4.76%) Change Control
2 1 (4.76%) CRM
2 1 (4.76%) ERP
2 1 (4.76%) High Availability
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 11 (52.38%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 6 (28.57%) Veritas File System
1 6 (28.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) NetBackup
2 8 (38.10%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Veritas
2 14 (66.67%) HP
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle
4 9 (42.86%) Sun
5 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 6 (28.57%) VMware
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.76%) IBM