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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 101 86 74
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 54 74 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.74% 2.24% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 2.35% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 30 46 54
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £27,994 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
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
2925 3145 2850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.14% 95.39% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1922 2030 1980
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,311 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -21 25 £34,000 - 1
Glasgow +14 13 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Aberdeen +3 10 £37,000 -22.10% 1
West Lothian - 2 - -
Inverclyde - 1 £35,000 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Angus - 1 £19,500 -
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 51 (42.50%) VMware
2 42 (35.00%) UNIX
2 42 (35.00%) Linux
3 39 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (31.67%) Microsoft
5 36 (30.00%) Finance
6 33 (27.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 33 (27.50%) SLA
7 30 (25.00%) Windows
8 27 (22.50%) WAN
8 27 (22.50%) LAN
9 25 (20.83%) Back Office
10 24 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
11 22 (18.33%) SQL
12 21 (17.50%) Oracle
13 20 (16.67%) Red Hat
14 19 (15.83%) Active Directory
14 19 (15.83%) Oracle Database
15 18 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 17 (14.17%) Ubuntu
17 15 (12.50%) ITIL
17 15 (12.50%) TCP/IP
18 14 (11.67%) DNS
18 14 (11.67%) Shell Script
19 12 (10.00%) Perl
19 12 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
20 11 (9.17%) Solaris
20 11 (9.17%) Firewall
20 11 (9.17%) Service Management
20 11 (9.17%) Oracle Database 10g

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 9 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.17%) IIS
2 5 (4.17%) Apache
3 4 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.50%) CICS
5 2 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.67%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.67%) nginx
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.83%) Lync
6 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.83%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (5.00%) Office 365
2 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.33%) IaaS
4 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 27 (22.50%) WAN
1 27 (22.50%) LAN
2 24 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 15 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 14 (11.67%) DNS
5 11 (9.17%) Firewall
6 7 (5.83%) VPN
6 7 (5.83%) SAN
7 4 (3.33%) VoIP
8 3 (2.50%) SNMP
8 3 (2.50%) SSL
9 2 (1.67%) LDAP
9 2 (1.67%) VLAN
10 1 (0.83%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.83%) SMTP
10 1 (0.83%) DHCP
10 1 (0.83%) HTTP
10 1 (0.83%) Intranet
10 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.83%) Oracle Database
2 11 (9.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 9 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (4.17%) DB2
5 5 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (3.33%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (3.33%) MySQL
6 4 (3.33%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.67%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.83%) MS Access
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.83%) Toad
3 3 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.67%) Subversion
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.83%) GoLive
5 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (30.00%) Finance
2 25 (20.83%) Back Office
3 5 (4.17%) Banking
4 2 (1.67%) Law
4 2 (1.67%) Legal
4 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Electronics
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.33%) XML
2 3 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (0.83%) Web Services
3 1 (0.83%) HTML
3 1 (0.83%) XSD
3 1 (0.83%) Middleware
3 1 (0.83%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.83%) Java EE
3 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.83%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.50%) Replication
3 3 (2.50%) Clustering
4 2 (1.67%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.67%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (1.67%) iSeries
4 2 (1.67%) Open Source
5 1 (0.83%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Exalogic
5 1 (0.83%) IBM XIV
5 1 (0.83%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.83%) DTV
5 1 (0.83%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 42 (35.00%) UNIX
1 42 (35.00%) Linux
2 30 (25.00%) Windows
3 18 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (14.17%) Ubuntu
5 11 (9.17%) Solaris
6 6 (5.00%) Fedora
7 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.33%) zOS
9 3 (2.50%) Debian
9 3 (2.50%) AIX
10 2 (1.67%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.67%) OS/2
10 2 (1.67%) CentOS
10 2 (1.67%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (12.50%) ITIL
3 12 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (9.17%) Service Management
5 8 (6.67%) Workflow
6 7 (5.83%) Data Protection
7 6 (5.00%) DevOps
7 6 (5.00%) Business Continuity
7 6 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 6 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.17%) Data Modelling
8 5 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (4.17%) Load Balancing
8 5 (4.17%) Migration
8 5 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (3.33%) Performance Testing
10 3 (2.50%) Time Management
10 3 (2.50%) Change Control
10 3 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.33%) SQL
2 14 (11.67%) Shell Script
3 12 (10.00%) Perl
4 10 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 9 (7.50%) Python
5 9 (7.50%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.83%) Ruby
6 7 (5.83%) Java
7 6 (5.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.50%) COBOL
9 2 (1.67%) PHP
9 2 (1.67%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.67%) ABAP
9 2 (1.67%) REXX
10 1 (0.83%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.83%) Jython
10 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (7.50%) Degree
2 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.33%) MCSE
4 3 (2.50%) MCSA
4 3 (2.50%) MCITP
5 2 (1.67%) CIPD
5 2 (1.67%) HNC
6 1 (0.83%) HND
6 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (27.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 39 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (15.83%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (7.50%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.33%) NFS
6 3 (2.50%) vSphere
6 3 (2.50%) Firmware
6 3 (2.50%) RACF
6 3 (2.50%) Samba
7 2 (1.67%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.83%) KVM
8 1 (0.83%) RHEV
8 1 (0.83%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.83%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (8.33%) Puppet
2 8 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (6.67%) Nagios
3 7 (5.83%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (5.00%) ZABBIX
5 4 (3.33%) Salt
6 3 (2.50%) Windows Intune
6 3 (2.50%) SCCM
6 3 (2.50%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.50%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.67%) Foglight
7 2 (1.67%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.67%) CA Endevor
7 2 (1.67%) OMEGAMON
7 2 (1.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 2 (1.67%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.83%) SCOM
8 1 (0.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (42.50%) VMware
2 38 (31.67%) Microsoft
3 21 (17.50%) Oracle
4 20 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 8 (6.67%) IBM
6 7 (5.83%) EMC
7 6 (5.00%) New Relic
8 5 (4.17%) Veritas
8 5 (4.17%) SAP
9 4 (3.33%) SaltStack
10 3 (2.50%) Sybase
10 3 (2.50%) NetApp
11 2 (1.67%) BMC
11 2 (1.67%) CA
11 2 (1.67%) Cisco
11 2 (1.67%) HP
11 2 (1.67%) Imperva
12 1 (0.83%) 3PAR
12 1 (0.83%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
Scotland
Cititec
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent salary
Posted: 6 days ago