The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank - - 25
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - - 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52 78 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 100.00% 100.00% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 42 27 75
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Administrator
Scotland

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Systems Administrator Salary Trend in West Lothian

Systems Administrator
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian region that cited Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Informix
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Debian

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian region that cited Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) Informix
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle