The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Administrator
Rank - 154 154
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.032% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.034% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £27,375
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £26,500 £28,750
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -7.82%
IT 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
3454 2925 3058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.23% 94.75% 94.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2196 1920 2083
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

IT Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Administrator in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IT Administrator
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Administrator across the Scotland region.

IT Administrator Salary Trend in Scotland

IT Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Password Management
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu

IT Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Password Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat