The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 102 91 83
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 54 77 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.76% 2.35% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 2.48% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31 40 48
Average salary £34,000 £39,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.46% +22.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,944 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Administrator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2910 3107 2952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.60% 94.99% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 1969 2102
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,148 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Administrator
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Administrator Salary Trend in Scotland

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Administrator across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Administrator Salary Histogram in Scotland

Administrator
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -16 27 £34,000 -2.85% 4
Aberdeen +11 16 £37,000 -35.65% 3
Glasgow +6 7 £42,500 -5.55%
West Lothian +4 1 - -
Inverclyde - 1 £35,000 -
Angus - 1 £19,500 -
East Lothian - 1 - -
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 49 (41.88%) VMware
2 41 (35.04%) Linux
3 39 (33.33%) UNIX
4 38 (32.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 37 (31.62%) Finance
6 34 (29.06%) Microsoft
7 32 (27.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 31 (26.50%) SLA
9 29 (24.79%) Windows
10 25 (21.37%) SQL
10 25 (21.37%) LAN
10 25 (21.37%) WAN
11 24 (20.51%) Back Office
12 23 (19.66%) Oracle
12 23 (19.66%) Wi-Fi
13 21 (17.95%) Active Directory
13 21 (17.95%) Red Hat
14 20 (17.09%) Oracle Database
15 18 (15.38%) TCP/IP
15 18 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 17 (14.53%) Ubuntu
17 16 (13.68%) ITIL
18 15 (12.82%) DNS
19 14 (11.97%) Shell Script
19 14 (11.97%) Performance Tuning
20 12 (10.26%) Java
20 12 (10.26%) Oracle Reports
21 11 (9.40%) Perl
21 11 (9.40%) SQL Server
21 11 (9.40%) Solaris

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.13%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.27%) IIS
4 4 (3.42%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (3.42%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.42%) Apache
5 3 (2.56%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (2.56%) CICS
5 3 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.85%) Lync
7 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.85%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.85%) nginx
7 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (9.40%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.98%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (5.13%) Office 365
3 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.42%) IaaS
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.37%) WAN
1 25 (21.37%) LAN
2 23 (19.66%) Wi-Fi
3 18 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 15 (12.82%) DNS
5 10 (8.55%) Firewall
6 7 (5.98%) VPN
6 7 (5.98%) SAN
7 4 (3.42%) VoIP
8 3 (2.56%) SNMP
9 2 (1.71%) LDAP
9 2 (1.71%) VLAN
10 1 (0.85%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.85%) Intranet
10 1 (0.85%) SSL
10 1 (0.85%) SMTP
10 1 (0.85%) DHCP
10 1 (0.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.09%) Oracle Database
2 12 (10.26%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (9.40%) SQL Server
3 11 (9.40%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (5.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (3.42%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.42%) SAP BW
6 4 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.42%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.56%) DB2
7 3 (2.56%) MySQL
7 3 (2.56%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.71%) MS Access
9 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.98%) Toad
1 7 (5.98%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.85%) GoLive
General
1 37 (31.62%) Finance
2 24 (20.51%) Back Office
3 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.71%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.85%) Marketing
4 1 (0.85%) Electronics
4 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) .NET
1 4 (3.42%) XML
2 3 (2.56%) Middleware
2 3 (2.56%) Java EE
2 3 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.71%) HTML
4 1 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.85%) XSD
4 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.27%) Clustering
1 5 (4.27%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (4.27%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (2.56%) Oracle Exalogic
2 3 (2.56%) Replication
2 3 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.71%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.71%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (1.71%) Open Source
4 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.85%) DTV
4 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (35.04%) Linux
2 39 (33.33%) UNIX
3 29 (24.79%) Windows
4 18 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (14.53%) Ubuntu
6 11 (9.40%) Solaris
7 6 (5.13%) Fedora
8 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.56%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.56%) Debian
9 3 (2.56%) AIX
9 3 (2.56%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.71%) OS/2
10 2 (1.71%) zOS
10 2 (1.71%) CentOS
11 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (13.68%) ITIL
3 14 (11.97%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (9.40%) Service Management
5 10 (8.55%) Workflow
6 7 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (5.13%) Configuration Management
7 6 (5.13%) Business Continuity
8 5 (4.27%) Load Balancing
8 5 (4.27%) Data Modelling
8 5 (4.27%) Migration
8 5 (4.27%) DevOps
8 5 (4.27%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (4.27%) Data Protection
9 4 (3.42%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.42%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (3.42%) Performance Testing
10 3 (2.56%) Time Management
10 3 (2.56%) Incident Management
10 3 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (21.37%) SQL
2 14 (11.97%) Shell Script
3 12 (10.26%) Java
4 11 (9.40%) Perl
5 10 (8.55%) PL/SQL
6 9 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 8 (6.84%) Python
8 7 (5.98%) PowerShell
9 6 (5.13%) Ruby
10 4 (3.42%) ABAP
11 3 (2.56%) COBOL
11 3 (2.56%) Jython
12 2 (1.71%) REXX
12 2 (1.71%) C#
12 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.85%) VB
13 1 (0.85%) VBA
13 1 (0.85%) PHP
13 1 (0.85%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 11 (9.40%) Degree
2 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.42%) MCSE
4 3 (2.56%) MCSA
4 3 (2.56%) MCITP
5 1 (0.85%) HND
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.85%) CEH
5 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (26.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 38 (32.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (17.95%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.56%) vSphere
5 3 (2.56%) NFS
5 3 (2.56%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.56%) Firmware
5 3 (2.56%) RACF
6 2 (1.71%) Samba
6 2 (1.71%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.85%) KVM
7 1 (0.85%) RHEV
7 1 (0.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (6.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (6.84%) Nagios
1 8 (6.84%) Puppet
2 7 (5.98%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.13%) ZABBIX
4 4 (3.42%) Salt
5 3 (2.56%) Windows Intune
5 3 (2.56%) SCCM
5 3 (2.56%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.56%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.71%) WSUS
6 2 (1.71%) CA Endevor
6 2 (1.71%) OMEGAMON
6 2 (1.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.71%) Foglight
6 2 (1.71%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.71%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.85%) SCOM
7 1 (0.85%) Netcool
Vendors
1 49 (41.88%) VMware
2 34 (29.06%) Microsoft
3 23 (19.66%) Oracle
4 21 (17.95%) Red Hat
5 7 (5.98%) SAP
5 7 (5.98%) IBM
6 6 (5.13%) EMC
6 6 (5.13%) New Relic
7 4 (3.42%) SaltStack
7 4 (3.42%) Veritas
8 3 (2.56%) Sybase
9 2 (1.71%) HP
9 2 (1.71%) NetApp
9 2 (1.71%) BMC
9 2 (1.71%) CA
9 2 (1.71%) Imperva
10 1 (0.85%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.85%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.85%) Symantec
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