The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Senior Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 144 164 177
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 1 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.040% 0.39% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.41% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 3
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.47% -6.66%
Senior Systems 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
2404 3184 3459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.51% 95.36% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1534 2050 2202
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

Senior Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +9 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Senior Systems Administrator
UK

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Senior Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Debian
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Cacti
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Icinga
2 1 (25.00%) Graphite
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) MetaFrame
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) CentOS
1 2 (50.00%) Debian
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Process Management
1 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (25.00%) MetaFrame
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cacti
1 1 (25.00%) Graphite
1 1 (25.00%) Icinga
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Altiris
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) F5