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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 110 94 88
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 63 72 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.89% 1.95% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 2.05% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 43 50 51
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
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
3133 3505 2872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.97% 94.76% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2007 2252 1884
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -10 38 £42,500 +25.00% 9
Glasgow -4 12 £30,000 -21.56% 1
West Lothian 0 6 - - 1
Aberdeen +6 1 £38,500 +4.05%
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 54 (38.30%) Linux
2 48 (34.04%) Oracle
3 37 (26.24%) Windows
4 36 (25.53%) UNIX
5 32 (22.70%) Finance
5 32 (22.70%) Banking
6 31 (21.99%) SQL
7 30 (21.28%) VMware
8 28 (19.86%) SQL Server
9 27 (19.15%) Microsoft
10 26 (18.44%) Perl
10 26 (18.44%) Oracle Database
11 22 (15.60%) Relational Database
11 22 (15.60%) Solaris
12 20 (14.18%) RDBMS
13 19 (13.48%) ITIL
13 19 (13.48%) Configuration Management
13 19 (13.48%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (12.77%) Oracle RAC
14 18 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (12.06%) Retail
15 17 (12.06%) JBoss
16 16 (11.35%) Cisco
16 16 (11.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 16 (11.35%) Degree
17 15 (10.64%) Puppet
17 15 (10.64%) Clustering
17 15 (10.64%) Red Hat
17 15 (10.64%) DevOps
18 14 (9.93%) Oracle Database 10g

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 17 (12.06%) JBoss
2 14 (9.93%) Apache
3 12 (8.51%) Tomcat
4 10 (7.09%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.96%) SAS
6 4 (2.84%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (2.84%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.13%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.42%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.42%) IIS
9 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.84%) MS Office
3 3 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.71%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 9 (6.38%) Oracle 11i
1 9 (6.38%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (6.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.84%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.42%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.71%) Office 365
2 1 (0.71%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.22%) Firewall
2 9 (6.38%) SAN
2 9 (6.38%) NAS
3 5 (3.55%) iSCSI
4 4 (2.84%) VPN
4 4 (2.84%) DNS
4 4 (2.84%) SSL
4 4 (2.84%) WAN
5 3 (2.13%) LDAP
5 3 (2.13%) VoIP
5 3 (2.13%) Wireless
6 2 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.42%) LAN
6 2 (1.42%) PBX
6 2 (1.42%) DHCP
6 2 (1.42%) HTTP
6 2 (1.42%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.71%) WLAN
7 1 (0.71%) VLAN
7 1 (0.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (19.86%) SQL Server
2 26 (18.44%) Oracle Database
3 22 (15.60%) Relational Database
4 20 (14.18%) RDBMS
5 14 (9.93%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (9.22%) MySQL
6 13 (9.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (5.67%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (5.67%) DB2
8 7 (4.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (4.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (3.55%) SQLPlus
10 4 (2.84%) Informix
10 4 (2.84%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (2.84%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (2.84%) MongoDB
11 3 (2.13%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 3 (2.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.84%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.84%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (22.70%) Finance
1 32 (22.70%) Banking
2 17 (12.06%) Retail
3 5 (3.55%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.42%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.42%) Legal
4 2 (1.42%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.22%) Middleware
2 4 (2.84%) Web Services
2 4 (2.84%) Application Packaging
3 3 (2.13%) HTML
4 2 (1.42%) XML
4 2 (1.42%) Spring
5 1 (0.71%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.64%) Clustering
2 11 (7.80%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.09%) Online Banking
4 9 (6.38%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.55%) HACMP
6 5 (3.55%) EqualLogic
7 4 (2.84%) iPad
7 4 (2.84%) Replication
8 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (2.13%) Handset
8 3 (2.13%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.13%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.42%) iSeries
9 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.42%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.42%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.71%) User Experience
10 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.71%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 54 (38.30%) Linux
2 37 (26.24%) Windows
3 36 (25.53%) UNIX
4 22 (15.60%) Solaris
5 16 (11.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (8.51%) zOS
7 9 (6.38%) AIX
8 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (3.55%) Debian
10 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.84%) Windows 2000
11 3 (2.13%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.42%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.42%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.71%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (13.48%) ITIL
1 19 (13.48%) Configuration Management
1 19 (13.48%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (10.64%) DevOps
3 13 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (7.80%) Migration
5 8 (5.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (4.96%) Database Mirroring
6 7 (4.96%) Time Management
7 6 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.26%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.26%) Change Management
8 5 (3.55%) Mentoring
8 5 (3.55%) Change Control
9 4 (2.84%) Analytics
9 4 (2.84%) Data Migration
9 4 (2.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (2.84%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (2.84%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (2.84%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.99%) SQL
2 26 (18.44%) Perl
3 10 (7.09%) Python
4 8 (5.67%) Shell Script
4 8 (5.67%) PL/SQL
4 8 (5.67%) PowerShell
4 8 (5.67%) Bash Shell
5 6 (4.26%) Java
6 4 (2.84%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.84%) Ruby
7 2 (1.42%) Korn
7 2 (1.42%) Scala
8 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (11.35%) Degree
2 10 (7.09%) CCSA
2 10 (7.09%) CCSE
3 5 (3.55%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.84%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.13%) MCSE
5 3 (2.13%) CCNA
5 3 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.42%) CCNP
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.71%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (0.71%) NCDA
7 1 (0.71%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) SLA
2 2 (1.42%) QA
System Software
1 18 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 18 (12.77%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (5.67%) vSphere
3 7 (4.96%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.55%) VMware ESX
4 5 (3.55%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.84%) Xen
5 4 (2.84%) MetaFrame
5 4 (2.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (1.42%) vCloud
6 2 (1.42%) Docker
7 1 (0.71%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.71%) NFS
7 1 (0.71%) Samba
7 1 (0.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.71%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 15 (10.64%) Puppet
2 14 (9.93%) Data Guard
3 9 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.38%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (4.96%) Ansible
4 7 (4.96%) Capistrano
5 5 (3.55%) Backup Exec
5 5 (3.55%) Nagios
6 4 (2.84%) logstash
6 4 (2.84%) Oracle Statspack
7 3 (2.13%) Check_MK
7 3 (2.13%) Cacti
7 3 (2.13%) BMC Marimba
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (1.42%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.42%) Opsview
8 2 (1.42%) Graphite
9 1 (0.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.71%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.71%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 48 (34.04%) Oracle
2 30 (21.28%) VMware
3 27 (19.15%) Microsoft
4 16 (11.35%) Cisco
5 15 (10.64%) Red Hat
6 10 (7.09%) HP
6 10 (7.09%) CheckPoint
7 8 (5.67%) Sun
7 8 (5.67%) F5
8 6 (4.26%) IBM
9 5 (3.55%) Dell
9 5 (3.55%) Avaya
10 4 (2.84%) EMC
10 4 (2.84%) Citrix
10 4 (2.84%) Talend
10 4 (2.84%) Symantec
11 3 (2.13%) Perforce
11 3 (2.13%) Veeam
12 2 (1.42%) 3PAR
12 2 (1.42%) Remedy
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