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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 101 85 85
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 66 75 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.98% 2.38% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 2.51% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 45 51 44
Average salary £34,000 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
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
3194 2989 2960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.94% 94.98% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2026 1915 2069
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 October 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 October 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 -11 41 £30,000 -25.00% 5
Glasgow -5 10 £41,500 -5.14% 1
Aberdeen +1 9 £37,000 -35.65% 2
West Lothian +2 2 - -
Inverclyde - 1 £35,000 - 1
Stirling - 1 £29,000 -
East Lothian - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £13,750 - 1
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 45 (37.19%) Linux
2 43 (35.54%) VMware
3 41 (33.88%) UNIX
4 40 (33.06%) Finance
5 31 (25.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 31 (25.62%) Windows
5 31 (25.62%) SQL
5 31 (25.62%) Microsoft
6 27 (22.31%) Disaster Recovery
7 24 (19.83%) Oracle
8 21 (17.36%) SLA
9 20 (16.53%) LAN
9 20 (16.53%) WAN
10 19 (15.70%) Back Office
10 19 (15.70%) Active Directory
11 18 (14.88%) TCP/IP
11 18 (14.88%) Wi-Fi
12 17 (14.05%) SQL Server
12 17 (14.05%) Oracle Database
13 16 (13.22%) Java
13 16 (13.22%) Perl
13 16 (13.22%) Red Hat
14 15 (12.40%) Shell Script
15 13 (10.74%) Ubuntu
15 13 (10.74%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (10.74%) ITIL
15 13 (10.74%) Solaris
15 13 (10.74%) DNS
15 13 (10.74%) Oracle Reports
15 13 (10.74%) MS Excel

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 12 (9.92%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.61%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.96%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.96%) IIS
3 6 (4.96%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (4.96%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.96%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (4.96%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (4.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.48%) JBoss
7 2 (1.65%) CICS
7 2 (1.65%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.65%) Lync
7 2 (1.65%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.13%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.96%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.79%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (5.79%) Office 365
2 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.53%) LAN
1 20 (16.53%) WAN
2 18 (14.88%) TCP/IP
2 18 (14.88%) Wi-Fi
3 13 (10.74%) DNS
4 9 (7.44%) SAN
4 9 (7.44%) Firewall
5 7 (5.79%) VPN
6 5 (4.13%) VoIP
7 3 (2.48%) LDAP
7 3 (2.48%) SNMP
8 2 (1.65%) DHCP
8 2 (1.65%) VLAN
8 2 (1.65%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (1.65%) SSL
9 1 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.05%) SQL Server
1 17 (14.05%) Oracle Database
2 13 (10.74%) Oracle Reports
2 13 (10.74%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (6.61%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (4.96%) Oracle Exadata
6 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.31%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.31%) SAP BW
7 4 (3.31%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (3.31%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.48%) MS Access
8 3 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.48%) OLTP
8 3 (2.48%) DB2
8 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.96%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (3.31%) Toad
4 1 (0.83%) GoLive
4 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
General
1 40 (33.06%) Finance
2 19 (15.70%) Back Office
3 3 (2.48%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.48%) Banking
4 2 (1.65%) Electronics
4 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.65%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.65%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.96%) Middleware
1 6 (4.96%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (3.31%) HTML
2 4 (3.31%) .NET
3 3 (2.48%) Java EE
4 2 (1.65%) jQuery
4 2 (1.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.79%) Clustering
2 6 (4.96%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.96%) Oracle Exalogic
3 4 (3.31%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.48%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.48%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.65%) Open Source
5 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.65%) DTV
6 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.83%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.83%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (37.19%) Linux
2 41 (33.88%) UNIX
3 31 (25.62%) Windows
4 13 (10.74%) Solaris
4 13 (10.74%) Ubuntu
5 11 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (7.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (5.79%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.13%) Windows 7
8 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.48%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.48%) Fedora
10 2 (1.65%) AIX
10 2 (1.65%) OS/2
11 1 (0.83%) zOS
11 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.31%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (10.74%) ITIL
2 13 (10.74%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (8.26%) Workflow
4 7 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (4.96%) SOA
5 6 (4.96%) Business Continuity
5 6 (4.96%) DevOps
5 6 (4.96%) Database Tuning
6 5 (4.13%) Database Security
6 5 (4.13%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (4.13%) Project Management
6 5 (4.13%) Service Management
7 4 (3.31%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (3.31%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (3.31%) Performance Testing
8 3 (2.48%) Information Security
8 3 (2.48%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (2.48%) Asset Management
8 3 (2.48%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 31 (25.62%) SQL
2 16 (13.22%) Perl
2 16 (13.22%) Java
3 15 (12.40%) Shell Script
4 9 (7.44%) PL/SQL
4 9 (7.44%) PowerShell
4 9 (7.44%) Bash Shell
5 7 (5.79%) Ruby
5 7 (5.79%) Python
6 4 (3.31%) ABAP
6 4 (3.31%) C#
6 4 (3.31%) Korn
7 3 (2.48%) Bourne shell
7 3 (2.48%) sed
7 3 (2.48%) C
7 3 (2.48%) Jython
8 2 (1.65%) AWK
8 2 (1.65%) COBOL
8 2 (1.65%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (8.26%) Degree
2 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.96%) MCSE
4 3 (2.48%) MCSA
4 3 (2.48%) MCITP
5 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.83%) CEH
6 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.36%) SLA
2 3 (2.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (25.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (15.70%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.79%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (5.79%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.96%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (4.13%) XenApp
6 4 (3.31%) vSphere
7 3 (2.48%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.65%) NFS
8 2 (1.65%) Firmware
8 2 (1.65%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.83%) KVM
9 1 (0.83%) RHEV
9 1 (0.83%) RACF
9 1 (0.83%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (7.44%) Puppet
2 8 (6.61%) Nagios
3 7 (5.79%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.96%) ZABBIX
5 5 (4.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (3.31%) SCCM
6 4 (3.31%) Salt
7 3 (2.48%) Windows Intune
7 3 (2.48%) Tivoli
7 3 (2.48%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.65%) WSUS
8 2 (1.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.65%) Foglight
8 2 (1.65%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.83%) SCOM
9 1 (0.83%) Cacti
9 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.83%) Netcool
9 1 (0.83%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 1 (0.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 43 (35.54%) VMware
2 31 (25.62%) Microsoft
3 24 (19.83%) Oracle
4 16 (13.22%) Red Hat
5 10 (8.26%) IBM
6 8 (6.61%) SAP
7 6 (4.96%) EMC
7 6 (4.96%) New Relic
7 6 (4.96%) Veritas
8 5 (4.13%) Citrix
9 4 (3.31%) SaltStack
10 3 (2.48%) HP
10 3 (2.48%) Sybase
10 3 (2.48%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (1.65%) Sun
11 2 (1.65%) NetApp
11 2 (1.65%) Imperva
11 2 (1.65%) ForgeRock
12 1 (0.83%) 3PAR
12 1 (0.83%) Meraki
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Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
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Renfrewshire
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