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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 103 92 82
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 52 73 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.66% 2.13% 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 2.23% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 31 47 45
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,994 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +1.31%
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
2949 3267 2744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.13% 95.47% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1883 2138 1768
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -20 28 £34,000 - 5
Glasgow +21 16 £40,500 -4.70%
West Lothian -5 2 - - 2
Aberdeen +6 1 - -
Dundee - 1 - -
Angus - 1 £19,500 -
Shetland Islands - 1 - -
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 40 (37.38%) VMware
2 36 (33.64%) Linux
2 36 (33.64%) UNIX
3 35 (32.71%) Microsoft
4 31 (28.97%) Windows
4 31 (28.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (27.10%) Finance
6 25 (23.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (23.36%) SLA
7 22 (20.56%) LAN
7 22 (20.56%) WAN
8 21 (19.63%) ITIL
8 21 (19.63%) Oracle
9 20 (18.69%) SQL
9 20 (18.69%) Wi-Fi
9 20 (18.69%) Back Office
10 19 (17.76%) Red Hat
11 18 (16.82%) Oracle Database
12 17 (15.89%) Active Directory
13 15 (14.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (12.15%) Service Management
14 13 (12.15%) DNS
15 11 (10.28%) Perl
16 10 (9.35%) TCP/IP
16 10 (9.35%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (9.35%) Ubuntu
17 9 (8.41%) Performance Tuning
17 9 (8.41%) SQL Server
18 8 (7.48%) Apache
18 8 (7.48%) Shell Script

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (7.48%) Apache
2 7 (6.54%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.80%) CICS
3 3 (2.80%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.80%) nginx
4 2 (1.87%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.87%) IIS
5 1 (0.93%) JBoss
5 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.93%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.93%) SAS
5 1 (0.93%) Lync
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.87%) Office 365
2 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) IaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.56%) LAN
1 22 (20.56%) WAN
2 20 (18.69%) Wi-Fi
3 13 (12.15%) DNS
4 10 (9.35%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.61%) Firewall
6 5 (4.67%) SSL
7 4 (3.74%) LDAP
8 3 (2.80%) HTTP
8 3 (2.80%) VPN
8 3 (2.80%) SMTP
8 3 (2.80%) SAN
9 2 (1.87%) VoIP
10 1 (0.93%) DHCP
10 1 (0.93%) Internet
10 1 (0.93%) BGP
10 1 (0.93%) VLAN
10 1 (0.93%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.82%) Oracle Database
2 10 (9.35%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (8.41%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.61%) DB2
4 6 (5.61%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (5.61%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (5.61%) MySQL
4 6 (5.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.67%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.93%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.93%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Toad
1 4 (3.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.87%) Subversion
2 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.93%) GoLive
General
1 29 (27.10%) Finance
2 20 (18.69%) Back Office
3 7 (6.54%) Banking
4 3 (2.80%) Legal
5 2 (1.87%) Law
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.93%) Advertising
6 1 (0.93%) Retail
6 1 (0.93%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.74%) XML
2 3 (2.80%) .NET
3 2 (1.87%) Web Services
3 2 (1.87%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.93%) HTML
4 1 (0.93%) XSD
4 1 (0.93%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.54%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (4.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (2.80%) Replication
4 2 (1.87%) Clustering
4 2 (1.87%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.87%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (1.87%) iSeries
4 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.93%) Open Source
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.93%) IBM XIV
5 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.93%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.64%) UNIX
1 36 (33.64%) Linux
2 31 (28.97%) Windows
3 15 (14.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (9.35%) Ubuntu
5 7 (6.54%) Solaris
6 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.61%) Fedora
7 4 (3.74%) CentOS
7 4 (3.74%) Debian
7 4 (3.74%) zOS
8 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.80%) AIX
8 3 (2.80%) Windows 2000
8 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (19.63%) ITIL
3 13 (12.15%) Service Management
4 9 (8.41%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (7.48%) Configuration Management
6 7 (6.54%) Incident Management
6 7 (6.54%) Data Protection
7 6 (5.61%) Business Continuity
8 5 (4.67%) Load Balancing
8 5 (4.67%) Data Modelling
8 5 (4.67%) CRM
8 5 (4.67%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (3.74%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (3.74%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.80%) Migration
10 3 (2.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.80%) ERP
10 3 (2.80%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (2.80%) Time Management
10 3 (2.80%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.69%) SQL
2 11 (10.28%) Perl
3 8 (7.48%) Shell Script
4 7 (6.54%) Python
4 7 (6.54%) PL/SQL
4 7 (6.54%) Java
5 6 (5.61%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.67%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.74%) PHP
8 3 (2.80%) COBOL
8 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.87%) VBScript
9 2 (1.87%) Ruby
9 2 (1.87%) REXX
10 1 (0.93%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.93%) ABAP
10 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (7.48%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.87%) HNC
3 2 (1.87%) MCSE
3 2 (1.87%) MCITP
3 2 (1.87%) CIPD
3 2 (1.87%) VCP4
4 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) MCSA
4 1 (0.93%) HND
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.93%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (23.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (28.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (15.89%) Active Directory
3 8 (7.48%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (6.54%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (5.61%) NFS
6 3 (2.80%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (2.80%) MetaFrame
6 3 (2.80%) Firmware
6 3 (2.80%) RACF
6 3 (2.80%) Samba
7 2 (1.87%) vSphere
8 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.93%) XenApp
8 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (5.61%) Puppet
2 5 (4.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (2.80%) Nagios
3 3 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.87%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.87%) CA Endevor
4 2 (1.87%) OMEGAMON
4 2 (1.87%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (1.87%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.87%) SCCM
4 2 (1.87%) Foglight
4 2 (1.87%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.93%) Netcool
5 1 (0.93%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.93%) SCOM
5 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 40 (37.38%) VMware
2 35 (32.71%) Microsoft
3 21 (19.63%) Oracle
4 19 (17.76%) Red Hat
5 7 (6.54%) IBM
6 5 (4.67%) EMC
7 3 (2.80%) Citrix
7 3 (2.80%) Sybase
7 3 (2.80%) SAP
7 3 (2.80%) Veritas
8 2 (1.87%) Imperva
8 2 (1.87%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.87%) Cisco
8 2 (1.87%) Avaya
8 2 (1.87%) BMC
8 2 (1.87%) CA
9 1 (0.93%) CommVault
9 1 (0.93%) Informatica
9 1 (0.93%) NetApp
9 1 (0.93%) Juniper
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Radley James Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlothian
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeenshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Training
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, or Linlithgow, Scotland
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading, or Linlithgow, Scotland
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 27 days ago