The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 107 87 78
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 4 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.28% 1.03% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 1.09% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1394 1006 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.27% 93.76% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 906 551 639
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Systems Administrator
Scotland

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
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 18 April 2014.

Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) Maven
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) Ant
4 1 (11.11%) IIS
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) Apache
4 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) LDAP
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (11.11%) HTTP
4 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) SLA
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) X.509
2 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Maven
1 2 (22.22%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) Fiddler
2 1 (11.11%) Gradle
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 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 1 (11.11%) Replication
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Project Management
1 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
1 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
1 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
1 1 (11.11%) Software Distribution
1 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
1 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (11.11%) Data Management
1 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
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 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Sun
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
2 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas
2 1 (11.11%) ForgeRock