The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 116 79 110
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 45 81 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.58% 2.66% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 2.78% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 31 50 40
Median salary £37,500 £44,250 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.25% +2.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £29,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
2717 2911 3701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.57% 95.47% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1644 1836 2429
Median salary £45,000 £42,926 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Administrator in the job title.

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 28 May 2016.

Administrator Salary Histogram in Scotland

Administrator
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -19 21 £35,000 -12.50% 11
Glasgow -28 14 £35,000 -30.00% 4
West Lothian +2 2 £37,500 -
Falkirk - 2 £45,000 - 1
Aberdeen - 1 £43,000 - 2
Roxburghshire - 1 £40,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 - -
Administrator
UK

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 44 (35.48%) Red Hat
1 44 (35.48%) Unix
2 43 (34.68%) Windows
3 38 (30.65%) Linux
4 30 (24.19%) VMware
5 29 (23.39%) Microsoft
6 28 (22.58%) Solaris
7 26 (20.97%) Disaster Recovery
8 24 (19.35%) Clustering
8 24 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (18.55%) Active Directory
10 22 (17.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 21 (16.94%) Finance
11 21 (16.94%) Windows Server
12 20 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
13 17 (13.71%) Degree
14 16 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (12.90%) MS Exchange
14 16 (12.90%) SQL
15 15 (12.10%) AIX
15 15 (12.10%) SAN
15 15 (12.10%) Veritas
15 15 (12.10%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (11.29%) Puppet
16 14 (11.29%) PowerShell
17 13 (10.48%) SAS
17 13 (10.48%) SLA
18 12 (9.68%) Perl
18 12 (9.68%) Oracle
18 12 (9.68%) SQL Server

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.48%) SAS
3 9 (7.26%) IIS
4 7 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.03%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.61%) JBoss
8 2 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.81%) CMS
9 1 (0.81%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.81%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.42%) Office 365
3 2 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.10%) SAN
2 9 (7.26%) DNS
3 8 (6.45%) DHCP
4 2 (1.61%) BGP
4 2 (1.61%) EIGRP
4 2 (1.61%) LDAP
4 2 (1.61%) OSPF
4 2 (1.61%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (1.61%) VoIP
4 2 (1.61%) Wireless
5 1 (0.81%) Firewall
5 1 (0.81%) Intranet
5 1 (0.81%) LAN
5 1 (0.81%) NAS
5 1 (0.81%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.81%) WAN
5 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.84%) Hadoop
2 6 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.61%) MySQL
5 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.81%) OLAP
6 1 (0.81%) OLTP
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.61%) Subversion
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
General
1 21 (16.94%) Finance
2 9 (7.26%) Banking
3 8 (6.45%) Law
4 7 (5.65%) Back Office
5 5 (4.03%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Advertising
7 1 (0.81%) Automotive
7 1 (0.81%) Electronics
7 1 (0.81%) Games
7 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.61%) CSS
1 2 (1.61%) HTML
2 1 (0.81%) JDBC
2 1 (0.81%) PostGIS
2 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.35%) Clustering
2 9 (7.26%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.61%) EMC VNX
4 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.61%) LIMS
5 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.81%) Informatics
5 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.81%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.81%) User Experience
5 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 44 (35.48%) Unix
2 43 (34.68%) Windows
3 38 (30.65%) Linux
4 28 (22.58%) Solaris
5 22 (17.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (16.94%) Windows Server
7 16 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (12.10%) AIX
8 15 (12.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (5.65%) HPUX
10 5 (4.03%) CentOS
11 3 (2.42%) Windows 2000
11 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.61%) Debian
12 2 (1.61%) OpenVMS
13 1 (0.81%) SUSE
13 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.81%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.97%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (8.87%) High Availability
4 10 (8.06%) Migration
5 9 (7.26%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (4.03%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.23%) Information Management
8 4 (3.23%) ITIL
8 4 (3.23%) Software Delivery
9 3 (2.42%) DevOps
9 3 (2.42%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (1.61%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (1.61%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (1.61%) Data Management
10 2 (1.61%) Document Management
10 2 (1.61%) Problem Management
10 2 (1.61%) Release Management
10 2 (1.61%) Supplier Management
10 2 (1.61%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.90%) SQL
2 14 (11.29%) PowerShell
3 12 (9.68%) Perl
4 9 (7.26%) Bash Shell
5 7 (5.65%) Shell Script
6 6 (4.84%) Korn
7 5 (4.03%) Java
8 3 (2.42%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.61%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.61%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.61%) R
9 2 (1.61%) VBScript
9 2 (1.61%) X++
10 1 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (13.71%) Degree
2 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.42%) CCNP
4 3 (2.42%) HND
5 2 (1.61%) CCNA
6 1 (0.81%) MCP
6 1 (0.81%) MCSE
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) COSHH
2 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (18.55%) Active Directory
3 10 (8.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 10 (8.06%) Veritas File System
3 10 (8.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (4.84%) vSphere
5 4 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (3.23%) MetaFrame
6 2 (1.61%) Docker
6 2 (1.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (1.61%) Firmware
6 2 (1.61%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.61%) KVM
6 2 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (11.29%) Puppet
2 6 (4.84%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (4.03%) NetBackup
4 4 (3.23%) SCCM
4 4 (3.23%) SCOM
5 2 (1.61%) Ansible
5 2 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.61%) Salt
5 2 (1.61%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.81%) Cacti
6 1 (0.81%) Graphite
6 1 (0.81%) Icinga
6 1 (0.81%) Nagios
Vendors
1 44 (35.48%) Red Hat
2 30 (24.19%) VMware
3 29 (23.39%) Microsoft
4 15 (12.10%) Veritas
5 12 (9.68%) Oracle
6 11 (8.87%) EMC
7 9 (7.26%) Cisco
8 8 (6.45%) Dell
8 8 (6.45%) Splunk
9 7 (5.65%) HP
9 7 (5.65%) IBM
10 4 (3.23%) Citrix
10 4 (3.23%) Varonis
11 3 (2.42%) Sun
12 2 (1.61%) Veeam
13 1 (0.81%) Hyperion
13 1 (0.81%) Intel
13 1 (0.81%) Juniper
13 1 (0.81%) SAP
13 1 (0.81%) Vertica
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