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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 89 114 87
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -27
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 74 61 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.37% 1.66% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 1.74% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 52 36 56
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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
2919 3501 3126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.44% 95.14% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1893 2319 2040
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +3 38 £50,000 +42.85% 9
Glasgow +20 24 £50,000 +29.87% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £33,000 -
Aberdeen +20 1 £38,500 -30.00% 1
Fife +7 1 £39,000 - 1
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 49 (36.30%) Linux
2 39 (28.89%) Windows
3 36 (26.67%) Oracle
4 34 (25.19%) Finance
5 33 (24.44%) UNIX
6 32 (23.70%) Banking
7 28 (20.74%) Microsoft
8 26 (19.26%) SQL
9 22 (16.30%) Perl
9 22 (16.30%) VMware
9 22 (16.30%) Relational Database
10 21 (15.56%) Oracle Database
11 20 (14.81%) SQL Server
11 20 (14.81%) RDBMS
12 18 (13.33%) Solaris
12 18 (13.33%) Red Hat
13 17 (12.59%) ITIL
13 17 (12.59%) Oracle RAC
13 17 (12.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (11.85%) JBoss
15 15 (11.11%) Cisco
15 15 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
15 15 (11.11%) Firewall
15 15 (11.11%) Retail
16 14 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
17 13 (9.63%) zOS
17 13 (9.63%) Clustering
17 13 (9.63%) Degree
17 13 (9.63%) Performance Tuning

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 16 (11.85%) JBoss
2 11 (8.15%) WebLogic
3 9 (6.67%) Apache
4 7 (5.19%) SAS
5 5 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.96%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (2.96%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.22%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.48%) nginx
8 2 (1.48%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.44%) MS Office
3 3 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.74%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.74%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 9 (6.67%) Oracle 11i
1 9 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.96%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.48%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.74%) Office 365
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.11%) Firewall
2 8 (5.93%) DNS
2 8 (5.93%) SSL
3 6 (4.44%) LDAP
4 5 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.96%) VPN
5 4 (2.96%) HTTP
5 4 (2.96%) SAN
6 3 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.22%) Wireless
6 3 (2.22%) DHCP
6 3 (2.22%) WAN
6 3 (2.22%) NAS
7 2 (1.48%) SMTP
7 2 (1.48%) LAN
7 2 (1.48%) PBX
7 2 (1.48%) VoIP
7 2 (1.48%) VLAN
8 1 (0.74%) Network Security
8 1 (0.74%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.30%) Relational Database
2 21 (15.56%) Oracle Database
3 20 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 20 (14.81%) RDBMS
4 15 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (8.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (8.15%) DB2
7 10 (7.41%) MySQL
8 7 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (3.70%) SQLPlus
10 4 (2.96%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (2.96%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (2.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 3 (2.22%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 3 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (2.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.74%) Big Data
12 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.96%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.48%) Subversion
2 2 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 34 (25.19%) Finance
2 32 (23.70%) Banking
3 15 (11.11%) Retail
4 6 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.96%) Legal
6 2 (1.48%) Advertising
6 2 (1.48%) Law
7 1 (0.74%) Back Office
7 1 (0.74%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.89%) Middleware
2 6 (4.44%) Application Packaging
3 5 (3.70%) Web Services
4 3 (2.22%) .NET
5 2 (1.48%) HTML
5 2 (1.48%) XML
6 1 (0.74%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.74%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.63%) Clustering
2 10 (7.41%) Online Banking
3 7 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.19%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.96%) iSeries
5 4 (2.96%) iPad
5 4 (2.96%) Handset
5 4 (2.96%) HACMP
6 3 (2.22%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.22%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.48%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.48%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.74%) Replication
8 1 (0.74%) AS400
8 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.74%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (36.30%) Linux
2 39 (28.89%) Windows
3 33 (24.44%) UNIX
4 18 (13.33%) Solaris
5 17 (12.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (9.63%) zOS
7 9 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (5.19%) AIX
8 7 (5.19%) Windows 2000
9 5 (3.70%) Debian
9 5 (3.70%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.48%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.48%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.48%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.48%) CentOS
11 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.74%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (12.59%) ITIL
2 14 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (9.63%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (8.89%) Configuration Management
5 8 (5.93%) Time Management
5 8 (5.93%) DevOps
6 7 (5.19%) Database Mirroring
6 7 (5.19%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.19%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.44%) Service Management
7 6 (4.44%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (3.70%) Change Management
9 4 (2.96%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (2.96%) Identity Management
9 4 (2.96%) SOA
9 4 (2.96%) E-Commerce
9 4 (2.96%) Mentoring
9 4 (2.96%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (19.26%) SQL
2 22 (16.30%) Perl
3 11 (8.15%) Shell Script
4 9 (6.67%) Python
5 8 (5.93%) PL/SQL
5 8 (5.93%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.44%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.70%) Java
8 3 (2.22%) PHP
8 3 (2.22%) VBScript
9 2 (1.48%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (9.63%) Degree
2 10 (7.41%) CCSA
2 10 (7.41%) CCSE
3 5 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.96%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.48%) Avaya Certification
5 2 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.48%) CIPD
5 2 (1.48%) HNC
5 2 (1.48%) CCNA
5 2 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.74%) MCSE
6 1 (0.74%) CCNP
6 1 (0.74%) NCDA
6 1 (0.74%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 17 (12.59%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.15%) Active Directory
4 7 (5.19%) MetaFrame
4 7 (5.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (2.96%) NFS
6 3 (2.22%) vSphere
7 2 (1.48%) Xen
7 2 (1.48%) Samba
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.74%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (8.15%) Oracle RMAN
1 11 (8.15%) Data Guard
2 10 (7.41%) Puppet
3 8 (5.93%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.70%) Ansible
4 5 (3.70%) Capistrano
5 4 (2.96%) logstash
5 4 (2.96%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.96%) Oracle Statspack
6 2 (1.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.74%) Nagios
7 1 (0.74%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.74%) SCCM
7 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 36 (26.67%) Oracle
2 28 (20.74%) Microsoft
3 22 (16.30%) VMware
4 18 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 15 (11.11%) Cisco
6 10 (7.41%) CheckPoint
7 8 (5.93%) IBM
8 7 (5.19%) Sun
8 7 (5.19%) Citrix
9 6 (4.44%) HP
10 5 (3.70%) Avaya
11 4 (2.96%) EMC
11 4 (2.96%) F5
12 3 (2.22%) Rackspace
12 3 (2.22%) Symantec
12 3 (2.22%) NetApp
13 2 (1.48%) Juniper
13 2 (1.48%) BMC
13 2 (1.48%) Remedy
13 2 (1.48%) Perforce
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