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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 114 87 104
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 48 73 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.67% 2.30% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 2.40% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 36 45 48
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +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
2733 3037 3820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.03% 95.53% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1911 2491
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 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
(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 -7 28 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Glasgow -15 13 £34,500 -14.81% 7
West Lothian +1 1 £32,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 - - 1
Scottish Borders - 1 - -
Fife - 1 £29,000 -
Roxburghshire - 1 £40,000 -
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 53 (36.55%) Windows
2 50 (34.48%) Red Hat
3 41 (28.28%) Unix
4 37 (25.52%) Linux
5 31 (21.38%) Clustering
6 29 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 28 (19.31%) Finance
7 28 (19.31%) Microsoft
8 27 (18.62%) VMware
9 24 (16.55%) Disaster Recovery
10 23 (15.86%) Active Directory
10 23 (15.86%) Solaris
11 22 (15.17%) Degree
11 22 (15.17%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (14.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 21 (14.48%) SQL Server
13 20 (13.79%) Windows Server
14 18 (12.41%) SQL
15 17 (11.72%) Perl
15 17 (11.72%) High Availability
16 16 (11.03%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (10.34%) PowerShell
17 15 (10.34%) Splunk
18 14 (9.66%) Puppet
18 14 (9.66%) Oracle
18 14 (9.66%) MS Exchange
18 14 (9.66%) SAS
19 13 (8.97%) AIX
19 13 (8.97%) Veritas
19 13 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 14 (9.66%) MS Exchange
1 14 (9.66%) SAS
2 7 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (4.83%) IIS
2 7 (4.83%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.38%) Confluence
4 2 (1.38%) JBoss
4 2 (1.38%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.69%) CMS
5 1 (0.69%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.69%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.69%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.38%) Office 365
3 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.59%) DNS
1 11 (7.59%) SAN
2 8 (5.52%) DHCP
3 3 (2.07%) Intranet
3 3 (2.07%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.38%) Firewall
4 2 (1.38%) LDAP
4 2 (1.38%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.69%) LAN
5 1 (0.69%) NAS
5 1 (0.69%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.69%) WAN
5 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.48%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.28%) Hadoop
3 6 (4.14%) RDBMS
3 6 (4.14%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.76%) MySQL
5 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.07%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.38%) DTS
7 2 (1.38%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.38%) OLTP
7 2 (1.38%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.38%) JIRA
1 2 (1.38%) Subversion
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 28 (19.31%) Finance
2 9 (6.21%) Banking
3 8 (5.52%) Law
4 7 (4.83%) Back Office
5 3 (2.07%) Games
6 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.38%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.69%) Advertising
7 1 (0.69%) Automotive
7 1 (0.69%) Electronics
7 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.38%) CSS
1 2 (1.38%) HTML
1 2 (1.38%) JDBC
2 1 (0.69%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.38%) Clustering
2 9 (6.21%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.38%) EMC VNX
4 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.38%) Replication
5 1 (0.69%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.69%) EPoS
5 1 (0.69%) Informatics
5 1 (0.69%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.69%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (36.55%) Windows
2 41 (28.28%) Unix
3 37 (25.52%) Linux
4 23 (15.86%) Solaris
5 21 (14.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (13.79%) Windows Server
7 16 (11.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (8.97%) AIX
8 13 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (3.45%) HPUX
10 4 (2.76%) CentOS
10 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.07%) Debian
11 3 (2.07%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.38%) OpenVMS
12 2 (1.38%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.69%) SUSE
13 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 24 (16.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (11.72%) High Availability
4 10 (6.90%) DevOps
4 10 (6.90%) Network Design
5 9 (6.21%) Migration
6 8 (5.52%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (4.14%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (4.14%) Software Delivery
8 5 (3.45%) Configuration Management
8 5 (3.45%) Problem Management
9 4 (2.76%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (2.07%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (2.07%) Data Protection
10 3 (2.07%) ITIL
10 3 (2.07%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (2.07%) SDLC
11 2 (1.38%) Defect Tracking
11 2 (1.38%) ERP
11 2 (1.38%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.41%) SQL
2 17 (11.72%) Perl
3 15 (10.34%) PowerShell
4 9 (6.21%) Bash Shell
5 8 (5.52%) Python
5 8 (5.52%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.83%) Java
7 6 (4.14%) Korn
8 4 (2.76%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.38%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.38%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.38%) R
9 2 (1.38%) VBScript
9 2 (1.38%) X++
Qualifications
1 22 (15.17%) Degree
2 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.76%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.07%) HND
4 2 (1.38%) MCSE
5 1 (0.69%) CCNA
5 1 (0.69%) CCNP
5 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.69%) MCP
5 1 (0.69%) MCSA
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.59%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (15.86%) Active Directory
2 22 (15.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 10 (6.90%) Veritas File System
3 10 (6.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 7 (4.83%) vSphere
5 4 (2.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (2.76%) MetaFrame
6 3 (2.07%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.38%) Docker
7 2 (1.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (1.38%) Firmware
7 2 (1.38%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.38%) KVM
7 2 (1.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (9.66%) Puppet
2 10 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.14%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (4.14%) Nagios
4 5 (3.45%) SCCM
5 4 (2.76%) SCOM
6 3 (2.07%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.38%) Ansible
7 2 (1.38%) Salt
7 2 (1.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 50 (34.48%) Red Hat
2 28 (19.31%) Microsoft
3 27 (18.62%) VMware
4 15 (10.34%) Splunk
5 14 (9.66%) Oracle
6 13 (8.97%) Veritas
7 10 (6.90%) Dell
8 9 (6.21%) EMC
9 6 (4.14%) IBM
9 6 (4.14%) New Relic
10 5 (3.45%) HP
11 4 (2.76%) Cisco
11 4 (2.76%) Citrix
11 4 (2.76%) Varonis
12 3 (2.07%) Sun
13 2 (1.38%) Atlassian
13 2 (1.38%) Vertica
14 1 (0.69%) Bloomberg
14 1 (0.69%) ForgeRock
14 1 (0.69%) LANDesk
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