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

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 77 106 89
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 85 53 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.87% 1.71% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 1.79% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 51 30 45
Average salary £38,500 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.59% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,700 £27,994
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,900 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
2834 2963 3173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.61% 95.61% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1845 1914 2068
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 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 8 February 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 +38 62 £42,500 +25.00% 3
Glasgow -12 13 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Fife - 4 £36,750 - 1
West Lothian +6 2 £35,000 - 1
Stirling - 1 £29,000 -
Highlands - 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 £30,000 - 1
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 61 (32.62%) Linux
2 52 (27.81%) Windows
3 42 (22.46%) Oracle
3 42 (22.46%) SQL Server
4 41 (21.93%) Red Hat
5 40 (21.39%) Unix
6 32 (17.11%) Microsoft
7 30 (16.04%) VMware
8 29 (15.51%) Clustering
8 29 (15.51%) Migration
9 28 (14.97%) DevOps
10 26 (13.90%) Root Cause Analysis
10 26 (13.90%) Finance
10 26 (13.90%) SQL
10 26 (13.90%) Degree
11 25 (13.37%) Perl
12 23 (12.30%) High Availability
13 22 (11.76%) Solaris
13 22 (11.76%) Active Directory
13 22 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
14 20 (10.70%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (10.70%) Puppet
15 18 (9.63%) Windows Server
15 18 (9.63%) Configuration Management
16 17 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
16 17 (9.09%) Dell
16 17 (9.09%) Python
16 17 (9.09%) DNS
17 15 (8.02%) ETL
17 15 (8.02%) SAN

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 13 (6.95%) SAS
2 10 (5.35%) Apache
2 10 (5.35%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.81%) MS Exchange
4 8 (4.28%) IIS
4 8 (4.28%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.14%) Confluence
6 4 (2.14%) JBoss
7 2 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.07%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.53%) CMS
8 1 (0.53%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.53%) nginx
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (6.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Payment Gateway
1 3 (1.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.60%) Force.com
1 3 (1.60%) Office 365
2 2 (1.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.07%) SaaS
3 1 (0.53%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.09%) DNS
2 15 (8.02%) SAN
3 10 (5.35%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.28%) Firewall
5 7 (3.74%) DHCP
5 7 (3.74%) NAS
6 5 (2.67%) Intranet
6 5 (2.67%) iSCSI
7 4 (2.14%) LDAP
8 3 (1.60%) VoIP
8 3 (1.60%) WAN
9 2 (1.07%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.53%) BGP
10 1 (0.53%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (0.53%) HTTP
10 1 (0.53%) LAN
10 1 (0.53%) MPLS
10 1 (0.53%) SMTP
10 1 (0.53%) SSL
10 1 (0.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (22.46%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (8.02%) MongoDB
4 14 (7.49%) MySQL
5 12 (6.42%) Informix
5 12 (6.42%) Oracle Database
6 11 (5.88%) Hadoop
6 11 (5.88%) RDBMS
6 11 (5.88%) Relational Database
7 10 (5.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (5.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (3.21%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.60%) DTS
11 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 12 (6.42%) Talend Open Studio
2 8 (4.28%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.74%) JIRA
4 5 (2.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.14%) Subversion
6 2 (1.07%) Hudson
6 2 (1.07%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.53%) Gradle
7 1 (0.53%) Maven
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (13.90%) Finance
2 8 (4.28%) Banking
3 7 (3.74%) Law
4 5 (2.67%) Retail
5 4 (2.14%) Games
6 3 (1.60%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.07%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Automotive
8 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.14%) LAMP
2 2 (1.07%) .NET
2 2 (1.07%) ELK Stack
2 2 (1.07%) JDBC
2 2 (1.07%) Middleware
2 2 (1.07%) Spring
3 1 (0.53%) CSS
3 1 (0.53%) HTML
3 1 (0.53%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.53%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.51%) Clustering
2 15 (8.02%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.21%) Replication
4 5 (2.67%) EqualLogic
4 5 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.07%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.07%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.53%) CMDB
6 1 (0.53%) EPoS
6 1 (0.53%) Informatics
6 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (32.62%) Linux
2 52 (27.81%) Windows
3 40 (21.39%) Unix
4 22 (11.76%) Solaris
5 18 (9.63%) Windows Server
6 15 (8.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (6.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (5.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (4.28%) AIX
10 5 (2.67%) Debian
10 5 (2.67%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.60%) CentOS
11 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.07%) HPUX
12 2 (1.07%) OpenVMS
12 2 (1.07%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.53%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (15.51%) Migration
2 28 (14.97%) DevOps
3 26 (13.90%) Root Cause Analysis
4 23 (12.30%) High Availability
5 18 (9.63%) Configuration Management
6 17 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (8.02%) ETL
8 14 (7.49%) ITIL
8 14 (7.49%) Open Source
9 13 (6.95%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (6.95%) Network Design
10 12 (6.42%) Data Migration
11 11 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (4.28%) SDLC
12 8 (4.28%) Software Delivery
13 7 (3.74%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (3.74%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (3.74%) Problem Management
13 7 (3.74%) Service Delivery
13 7 (3.74%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (13.90%) SQL
2 25 (13.37%) Perl
3 17 (9.09%) Python
4 14 (7.49%) Java
5 13 (6.95%) PowerShell
6 11 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 10 (5.35%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.81%) Ruby
8 9 (4.81%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.14%) Korn
10 3 (1.60%) VBScript
11 2 (1.07%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.07%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.07%) Scala
12 1 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (13.90%) Degree
2 6 (3.21%) HND
3 5 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.14%) HNC
5 3 (1.60%) MCSE
6 2 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.53%) CCNA
7 1 (0.53%) CCNP
7 1 (0.53%) EMCIE
7 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.53%) MCSA
7 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.81%) SLA
2 4 (2.14%) QA
System Software
1 22 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 20 (10.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.95%) vSphere
4 8 (4.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 8 (4.28%) Veritas File System
4 8 (4.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (3.21%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.21%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.14%) Docker
7 3 (1.60%) Xen
8 2 (1.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (1.07%) KVM
8 2 (1.07%) MetaFrame
8 2 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.07%) vCloud
9 1 (0.53%) NFS
9 1 (0.53%) RACF
Systems Management
1 20 (10.70%) Puppet
2 14 (7.49%) Nagios
3 13 (6.95%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.21%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (2.67%) Ansible
6 3 (1.60%) BMC Marimba
6 3 (1.60%) Cacti
6 3 (1.60%) Capistrano
6 3 (1.60%) Check_MK
6 3 (1.60%) Graphite
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.07%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.07%) Munin
7 2 (1.07%) Opsview
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (1.07%) Salt
7 2 (1.07%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.53%) Packer
Vendors
1 42 (22.46%) Oracle
2 41 (21.93%) Red Hat
3 32 (17.11%) Microsoft
4 30 (16.04%) VMware
5 17 (9.09%) Dell
6 12 (6.42%) Talend
7 11 (5.88%) Splunk
8 8 (4.28%) Veritas
9 7 (3.74%) Atlassian
9 7 (3.74%) EMC
9 7 (3.74%) HP
9 7 (3.74%) IBM
9 7 (3.74%) New Relic
10 5 (2.67%) Cisco
11 3 (1.60%) Citrix
11 3 (1.60%) F5
11 3 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.60%) Veeam
12 2 (1.07%) 3PAR
12 2 (1.07%) Vertica
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefit Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + plus bonus, healthcare and 5% pension.
Posted: 3 days ago
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Advantage XPO
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Scottish Borders
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Capita plc
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 25 days ago
Fife
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago