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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 79 111 100
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 79 60 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.59% 1.56% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 1.64% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 48 35 44
Average salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,200 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
2845 3648 2988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.31% 94.93% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1797 2397 1800
Average salary £42,926 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.69% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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 +17 43 £40,000 -4.76% 5
Glasgow +25 25 £50,000 +43.88% 3
Highlands - 3 - -
West Lothian -2 2 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £33,000 -
Renfrewshire -4 1 £14,500 -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Fife - 1 £39,000 -
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 44 (33.59%) Linux
2 34 (25.95%) UNIX
3 33 (25.19%) Oracle
4 31 (23.66%) Finance
5 30 (22.90%) Windows
6 27 (20.61%) Banking
7 25 (19.08%) Microsoft
8 22 (16.79%) Perl
8 22 (16.79%) SQL
8 22 (16.79%) VMware
9 21 (16.03%) Oracle Database
10 19 (14.50%) Red Hat
11 18 (13.74%) ITIL
12 17 (12.98%) Oracle Database 10g
13 16 (12.21%) JBoss
13 16 (12.21%) Oracle RAC
13 16 (12.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (12.21%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (10.69%) Relational Database
14 14 (10.69%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (10.69%) Solaris
14 14 (10.69%) Cisco
14 14 (10.69%) Firewall
15 13 (9.92%) Shell Script
15 13 (9.92%) Oracle RMAN
16 12 (9.16%) zOS
16 12 (9.16%) RDBMS
16 12 (9.16%) Apache
16 12 (9.16%) SQL Server
16 12 (9.16%) WebLogic

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 16 (12.21%) JBoss
2 12 (9.16%) Apache
2 12 (9.16%) WebLogic
3 8 (6.11%) SAS
4 5 (3.82%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.82%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.05%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.53%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.53%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.53%) nginx
6 2 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.11%) MS Office
3 3 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.76%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 9 (6.87%) Oracle 11i
1 9 (6.87%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (6.87%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (3.05%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.53%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.76%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.69%) Firewall
2 8 (6.11%) DNS
3 7 (5.34%) SSL
4 6 (4.58%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (4.58%) WAN
5 5 (3.82%) LDAP
5 5 (3.82%) LAN
5 5 (3.82%) SAN
5 5 (3.82%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.05%) VPN
7 3 (2.29%) NAS
7 3 (2.29%) Wireless
7 3 (2.29%) DHCP
7 3 (2.29%) HTTP
8 2 (1.53%) SMTP
8 2 (1.53%) PBX
8 2 (1.53%) VoIP
8 2 (1.53%) VLAN
9 1 (0.76%) Network Security
9 1 (0.76%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.03%) Oracle Database
2 17 (12.98%) Oracle Database 10g
3 14 (10.69%) Relational Database
4 12 (9.16%) RDBMS
4 12 (9.16%) SQL Server
5 10 (7.63%) DB2
6 9 (6.87%) MySQL
6 9 (6.87%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (3.82%) SQLPlus
8 4 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.05%) InterSystems Cache
8 4 (3.05%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (3.05%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (2.29%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 3 (2.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.76%) Big Data
10 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.53%) Toad
3 2 (1.53%) Subversion
4 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (23.66%) Finance
2 27 (20.61%) Banking
3 11 (8.40%) Retail
4 6 (4.58%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.05%) Back Office
5 4 (3.05%) Legal
6 2 (1.53%) Advertising
6 2 (1.53%) Law
7 1 (0.76%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.40%) Middleware
2 5 (3.82%) Application Packaging
2 5 (3.82%) Web Services
3 3 (2.29%) .NET
4 2 (1.53%) XML
5 1 (0.76%) XSD
5 1 (0.76%) HTML
5 1 (0.76%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.63%) Online Banking
2 7 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.82%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.05%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.05%) iSeries
4 4 (3.05%) iPad
4 4 (3.05%) Handset
5 3 (2.29%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.29%) Clustering
5 3 (2.29%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.53%) Replication
7 1 (0.76%) AS400
7 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.76%) IBM XIV
7 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (33.59%) Linux
2 34 (25.95%) UNIX
3 30 (22.90%) Windows
4 16 (12.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (10.69%) Solaris
6 12 (9.16%) zOS
7 7 (5.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.58%) Windows 2000
9 4 (3.05%) Debian
10 3 (2.29%) Ubuntu
10 3 (2.29%) CentOS
11 2 (1.53%) AIX
11 2 (1.53%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.53%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.53%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.76%) Android
12 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.74%) ITIL
2 16 (12.21%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (8.40%) Configuration Management
3 11 (8.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (6.87%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (6.11%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.34%) Service Delivery
6 7 (5.34%) Time Management
6 7 (5.34%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (4.58%) DevOps
7 6 (4.58%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.58%) Service Management
8 5 (3.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (3.05%) Mentoring
9 4 (3.05%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (3.05%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (3.05%) Analytics
9 4 (3.05%) Identity Management
9 4 (3.05%) CRM
9 4 (3.05%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.79%) Perl
1 22 (16.79%) SQL
2 13 (9.92%) Shell Script
3 11 (8.40%) PL/SQL
4 9 (6.87%) Python
5 7 (5.34%) PowerShell
5 7 (5.34%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.29%) Java
6 3 (2.29%) PHP
6 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.53%) VBScript
8 1 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (8.40%) Degree
2 10 (7.63%) CCSA
2 10 (7.63%) CCSE
3 5 (3.82%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.05%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.53%) Avaya Certification
5 2 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.53%) CIPD
5 2 (1.53%) HNC
6 1 (0.76%) HND
6 1 (0.76%) MCSE
6 1 (0.76%) CCNP
6 1 (0.76%) CCNA
6 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.76%) NCDA
6 1 (0.76%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (12.21%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (10.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.40%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.58%) MetaFrame
4 6 (4.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (3.05%) NFS
6 3 (2.29%) vSphere
7 2 (1.53%) Xen
7 2 (1.53%) Samba
8 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.76%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (9.92%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (6.87%) Puppet
3 7 (5.34%) Data Guard
3 7 (5.34%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.82%) Ansible
4 5 (3.82%) Capistrano
5 4 (3.05%) logstash
5 4 (3.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (3.05%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.05%) Oracle Statspack
6 2 (1.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.76%) SCCM
7 1 (0.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.76%) Nagios
7 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 33 (25.19%) Oracle
2 25 (19.08%) Microsoft
3 22 (16.79%) VMware
4 19 (14.50%) Red Hat
5 14 (10.69%) Cisco
6 10 (7.63%) CheckPoint
7 8 (6.11%) IBM
8 7 (5.34%) Sun
9 6 (4.58%) Citrix
10 5 (3.82%) Avaya
10 5 (3.82%) EMC
11 4 (3.05%) F5
12 3 (2.29%) Symantec
12 3 (2.29%) NetApp
13 2 (1.53%) Veritas
13 2 (1.53%) Juniper
13 2 (1.53%) BMC
13 2 (1.53%) Sybase
13 2 (1.53%) Remedy
13 2 (1.53%) Perforce
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