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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 108 87 80
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 65 71 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.80% 2.34% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 2.47% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 46 56 53
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
3447 2872 3003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.22% 94.54% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2198 1884 2051
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 0 42 £32,500 -31.57% 7
Glasgow -13 12 £38,500 -14.44% 3
West Lothian +4 4 £50,000 +69.49%
Aberdeen -5 4 £37,000 -37.02%
Inverclyde - 1 £35,000 -
Stirling - 1 £29,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £13,750 -
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 57 (42.86%) Linux
2 43 (32.33%) UNIX
3 41 (30.83%) Finance
4 38 (28.57%) Windows
4 38 (28.57%) SQL
5 36 (27.07%) VMware
6 32 (24.06%) Oracle
7 27 (20.30%) Java
7 27 (20.30%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (19.55%) SLA
9 25 (18.80%) Microsoft
9 25 (18.80%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (15.04%) Shell Script
11 19 (14.29%) Oracle Database
12 18 (13.53%) Perl
13 17 (12.78%) Back Office
13 17 (12.78%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (12.03%) SQL Server
14 16 (12.03%) TCP/IP
15 15 (11.28%) Active Directory
15 15 (11.28%) WAN
15 15 (11.28%) LAN
15 15 (11.28%) Oracle Database 11g
16 14 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
16 14 (10.53%) Workflow
16 14 (10.53%) MS Excel
16 14 (10.53%) PL/SQL
16 14 (10.53%) SAP
17 13 (9.77%) Oracle Database 10g
17 13 (9.77%) Red Hat

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 10 (7.52%) WebSphere
1 10 (7.52%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.77%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (6.02%) MS Exchange
4 7 (5.26%) IIS
4 7 (5.26%) NetWeaver
4 7 (5.26%) SAP Portal
5 6 (4.51%) WebSphere Portal
5 6 (4.51%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (4.51%) Oracle Coherence
5 6 (4.51%) Oracle Application Server
5 6 (4.51%) WebSphere Process Server
5 6 (4.51%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.50%) Lync
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.50%) CICS
7 2 (1.50%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.02%) MS Office
3 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.75%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (4.51%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (3.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (4.51%) Office 365
3 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.01%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.03%) TCP/IP
2 15 (11.28%) WAN
2 15 (11.28%) LAN
3 14 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (7.52%) SAN
4 10 (7.52%) DNS
5 9 (6.77%) Firewall
6 7 (5.26%) SSL
6 7 (5.26%) VPN
7 5 (3.76%) VoIP
8 4 (3.01%) LDAP
9 3 (2.26%) SNMP
10 2 (1.50%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (1.50%) VLAN
10 2 (1.50%) Intranet
10 2 (1.50%) DHCP
11 1 (0.75%) HTTP
11 1 (0.75%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.75%) X.509
11 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 16 (12.03%) SQL Server
3 15 (11.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (9.77%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (9.02%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (8.27%) SAP BW
7 9 (6.77%) RDBMS
7 9 (6.77%) Relational Database
8 6 (4.51%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (4.51%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (3.76%) OLTP
9 5 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (3.01%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (3.01%) DB2
11 3 (2.26%) MS Access
11 3 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.77%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.51%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (3.01%) NWDI
3 4 (3.01%) Toad
4 1 (0.75%) Ant
4 1 (0.75%) GoLive
4 1 (0.75%) Subversion
4 1 (0.75%) Maven
4 1 (0.75%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
General
1 41 (30.83%) Finance
2 17 (12.78%) Back Office
3 5 (3.76%) Banking
4 3 (2.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.50%) Marketing
5 2 (1.50%) Retail
5 2 (1.50%) Electronics
5 2 (1.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.26%) SAP Basis
1 7 (5.26%) SAP BC
2 6 (4.51%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (4.51%) Middleware
2 6 (4.51%) HTML
3 4 (3.01%) .NET
4 3 (2.26%) Java EE
5 2 (1.50%) jQuery
6 1 (0.75%) CSS
6 1 (0.75%) XML
6 1 (0.75%) JAAS
6 1 (0.75%) ISPF
6 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (0.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.27%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.02%) Clustering
3 6 (4.51%) Oracle Exalogic
4 5 (3.76%) Reference Data
5 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.01%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.50%) Open Source
6 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.50%) DTV
7 1 (0.75%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.75%) Firmware
7 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.75%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.75%) PKI
7 1 (0.75%) VSAM
7 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.75%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 57 (42.86%) Linux
2 43 (32.33%) UNIX
3 38 (28.57%) Windows
4 12 (9.02%) Solaris
5 11 (8.27%) Ubuntu
6 9 (6.77%) Windows XP
6 9 (6.77%) AIX
6 9 (6.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.76%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.76%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.26%) zOS
11 2 (1.50%) Debian
11 2 (1.50%) OS/2
12 1 (0.75%) HPUX
12 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.75%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.80%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (12.78%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (10.53%) Workflow
4 9 (6.77%) DevOps
5 8 (6.02%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (6.02%) Incident Management
5 8 (6.02%) ITIL
6 7 (5.26%) ERP
6 7 (5.26%) SAP Security
7 6 (4.51%) Database Tuning
7 6 (4.51%) Software Deployment
7 6 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (4.51%) SOA
8 5 (3.76%) Database Security
9 4 (3.01%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (3.01%) Performance Testing
9 4 (3.01%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (3.01%) Project Management
10 3 (2.26%) E-Commerce
10 3 (2.26%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 38 (28.57%) SQL
2 27 (20.30%) Java
3 20 (15.04%) Shell Script
4 18 (13.53%) Perl
5 14 (10.53%) PL/SQL
6 11 (8.27%) Bash Shell
6 11 (8.27%) ABAP
7 9 (6.77%) Python
7 9 (6.77%) Ruby
8 7 (5.26%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.01%) Korn
9 4 (3.01%) C#
10 3 (2.26%) C
10 3 (2.26%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.26%) Jython
10 3 (2.26%) sed
10 3 (2.26%) Bourne shell
11 2 (1.50%) AWK
11 2 (1.50%) COBOL
11 2 (1.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (9.02%) Degree
2 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.51%) MCSE
3 4 (3.01%) MCSA
4 3 (2.26%) MCITP
5 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.75%) CEH
6 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (19.55%) SLA
2 5 (3.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (20.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (11.28%) Active Directory
3 12 (9.02%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.01%) XenApp
5 4 (3.01%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (2.26%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.26%) vSphere
7 2 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.50%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.50%) NFS
8 1 (0.75%) Samba
8 1 (0.75%) RHEV
8 1 (0.75%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (9.02%) Puppet
2 11 (8.27%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.51%) ZABBIX
3 6 (4.51%) Nagios
4 4 (3.01%) Salt
4 4 (3.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (2.26%) SCCM
5 3 (2.26%) Windows Intune
6 2 (1.50%) WSUS
6 2 (1.50%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.75%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.75%) Cacti
7 1 (0.75%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 36 (27.07%) VMware
2 32 (24.06%) Oracle
3 25 (18.80%) Microsoft
4 14 (10.53%) SAP
5 13 (9.77%) Red Hat
6 10 (7.52%) IBM
7 6 (4.51%) New Relic
7 6 (4.51%) Veritas
7 6 (4.51%) Sun
8 5 (3.76%) PeopleSoft
8 5 (3.76%) EMC
8 5 (3.76%) Citrix
9 4 (3.01%) SaltStack
10 3 (2.26%) Sybase
10 3 (2.26%) JBoss
10 3 (2.26%) NetApp
10 3 (2.26%) Cisco
10 3 (2.26%) ForgeRock
11 2 (1.50%) HP
12 1 (0.75%) Symantec
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