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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 96 84 79
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 71 71 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.90% 2.29% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 2.43% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 49 51 59
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
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
3542 2925 2956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.83% 94.54% 93.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2278 1926 2047
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +8 44 £34,000 -28.42% 6
Glasgow -11 16 £38,250 -15.00% 1
Aberdeen +2 5 £37,000 -38.33% 1
West Lothian +12 4 £50,000 +69.49%
Stirling - 1 £29,000 -
Fife - 1 - - 2
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 57 (44.88%) Linux
2 37 (29.13%) UNIX
3 36 (28.35%) Windows
3 36 (28.35%) Finance
4 35 (27.56%) SQL
5 31 (24.41%) Oracle
6 28 (22.05%) VMware
7 26 (20.47%) Java
8 21 (16.54%) SLA
9 20 (15.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 20 (15.75%) Shell Script
10 19 (14.96%) Perl
10 19 (14.96%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (14.17%) Microsoft
11 18 (14.17%) Oracle Database
12 16 (12.60%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (12.60%) Active Directory
12 16 (12.60%) TCP/IP
13 15 (11.81%) SQL Server
13 15 (11.81%) Oracle Database 11g
14 14 (11.02%) MS Excel
14 14 (11.02%) Red Hat
15 13 (10.24%) PL/SQL
15 13 (10.24%) SAP
15 13 (10.24%) WebSphere
16 12 (9.45%) Workflow
16 12 (9.45%) Solaris
16 12 (9.45%) Oracle Database 10g
17 11 (8.66%) IBM
17 11 (8.66%) SAN

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (10.24%) WebSphere
2 11 (8.66%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (7.87%) SharePoint
4 8 (6.30%) MS Exchange
4 8 (6.30%) WebSphere Process Server
4 8 (6.30%) WebSphere Portal
5 7 (5.51%) SAP Portal
5 7 (5.51%) NetWeaver
6 6 (4.72%) WebLogic
6 6 (4.72%) IIS
6 6 (4.72%) Oracle Service Bus
6 6 (4.72%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (4.72%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.36%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.57%) Lync
8 2 (1.57%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.57%) Apache
8 2 (1.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.30%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.79%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (5.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (4.72%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (3.94%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.51%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.94%) Office 365
3 3 (2.36%) IaaS
3 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.60%) TCP/IP
2 11 (8.66%) SAN
3 10 (7.87%) DNS
4 9 (7.09%) SSL
5 8 (6.30%) WAN
5 8 (6.30%) LAN
5 8 (6.30%) Firewall
5 8 (6.30%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (5.51%) VPN
7 4 (3.15%) VoIP
7 4 (3.15%) LDAP
8 3 (2.36%) SNMP
8 3 (2.36%) VLAN
9 2 (1.57%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (1.57%) DHCP
9 2 (1.57%) Intranet
10 1 (0.79%) Internet
10 1 (0.79%) X.509
10 1 (0.79%) HTTP
10 1 (0.79%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.17%) Oracle Database
2 15 (11.81%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (9.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (8.66%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (7.87%) SAP BW
6 9 (7.09%) RDBMS
6 9 (7.09%) Relational Database
7 6 (4.72%) Oracle Exadata
7 6 (4.72%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.94%) OLTP
8 5 (3.94%) DB2
9 4 (3.15%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.72%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (3.15%) NWDI
4 3 (2.36%) Toad
5 1 (0.79%) Subversion
5 1 (0.79%) Maven
5 1 (0.79%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.79%) Ant
General
1 36 (28.35%) Finance
2 11 (8.66%) Back Office
3 8 (6.30%) Banking
4 2 (1.57%) Retail
4 2 (1.57%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.57%) Marketing
4 2 (1.57%) Electronics
4 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.51%) SAP Basis
1 7 (5.51%) SAP BC
2 6 (4.72%) Middleware
2 6 (4.72%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (3.94%) HTML
4 4 (3.15%) .NET
5 3 (2.36%) Java EE
6 2 (1.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (1.57%) jQuery
7 1 (0.79%) ISPF
7 1 (0.79%) CSS
7 1 (0.79%) JAAS
7 1 (0.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.87%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.51%) Clustering
3 6 (4.72%) Oracle Exalogic
4 5 (3.94%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.57%) Open Source
5 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.57%) DTV
5 2 (1.57%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.79%) VSAM
6 1 (0.79%) PKI
6 1 (0.79%) PDA
6 1 (0.79%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 57 (44.88%) Linux
2 37 (29.13%) UNIX
3 36 (28.35%) Windows
4 12 (9.45%) Solaris
5 10 (7.87%) Ubuntu
5 10 (7.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (7.87%) AIX
6 9 (7.09%) Windows XP
7 8 (6.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.72%) zOS
9 5 (3.94%) Windows 7
9 5 (3.94%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.57%) Debian
11 2 (1.57%) OS/2
12 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.79%) SUSE
12 1 (0.79%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (12.60%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (9.45%) Workflow
4 10 (7.87%) Incident Management
5 9 (7.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (6.30%) DevOps
6 8 (6.30%) Software Deployment
6 8 (6.30%) ITIL
7 7 (5.51%) ERP
7 7 (5.51%) SAP Security
8 6 (4.72%) SOA
8 6 (4.72%) Database Tuning
9 5 (3.94%) Database Security
9 5 (3.94%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (3.15%) Project Management
10 4 (3.15%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (3.15%) Performance Testing
11 3 (2.36%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (2.36%) Information Security
11 3 (2.36%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (27.56%) SQL
2 26 (20.47%) Java
3 20 (15.75%) Shell Script
4 19 (14.96%) Perl
5 13 (10.24%) PL/SQL
6 11 (8.66%) Bash Shell
7 10 (7.87%) ABAP
8 8 (6.30%) Python
8 8 (6.30%) Ruby
9 6 (4.72%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.15%) Korn
10 4 (3.15%) C#
11 3 (2.36%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.36%) C
11 3 (2.36%) Jython
11 3 (2.36%) Bourne shell
11 3 (2.36%) sed
12 2 (1.57%) AWK
12 2 (1.57%) VB
13 1 (0.79%) REXX
Qualifications
1 11 (8.66%) Degree
2 5 (3.94%) MCSE
2 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.36%) MCSA
4 2 (1.57%) MCITP
5 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.79%) CEH
5 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.54%) SLA
2 5 (3.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (14.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (12.60%) Active Directory
3 11 (8.66%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (4.72%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.15%) XenApp
5 4 (3.15%) vSphere
6 3 (2.36%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.36%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.57%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.79%) KVM
8 1 (0.79%) RHEV
8 1 (0.79%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (8.66%) Puppet
2 10 (7.87%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.51%) Nagios
4 6 (4.72%) ZABBIX
5 4 (3.15%) Salt
6 3 (2.36%) SCCM
6 3 (2.36%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.57%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.57%) WSUS
7 2 (1.57%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.79%) Cacti
8 1 (0.79%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 31 (24.41%) Oracle
2 28 (22.05%) VMware
3 18 (14.17%) Microsoft
4 14 (11.02%) Red Hat
5 13 (10.24%) SAP
6 11 (8.66%) IBM
7 7 (5.51%) Veritas
8 6 (4.72%) New Relic
8 6 (4.72%) Sun
9 5 (3.94%) PeopleSoft
9 5 (3.94%) EMC
9 5 (3.94%) Citrix
10 4 (3.15%) Cisco
10 4 (3.15%) SaltStack
11 3 (2.36%) ForgeRock
11 3 (2.36%) JBoss
11 3 (2.36%) NetApp
12 2 (1.57%) Sybase
12 2 (1.57%) HP
13 1 (0.79%) Hitachi
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