Period
to 15 July 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £37,750 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Administrator
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 100 83
Rank change year-on-year -10 -17 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 44 44 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.62% 1.78% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 1.86% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 32
Edinburgh median annual salary £37,750 £39,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.82% -7.65% -1.73%
10th Percentile £26,918 £23,250 £26,775
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £38,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -8.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2,589 2,366 2,447
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.25% 95.52% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,668 1,486 1,520
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,865 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.15% +2.35%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Edinburgh

Administrator
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Administrator in Edinburgh

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Edinburgh

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 24 (54.55%) SQL
2 18 (40.91%) Oracle
3 17 (38.64%) Linux
4 16 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 14 (31.82%) Oracle Database
6 12 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
6 12 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (27.27%) PL/SQL
6 12 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (22.73%) Oracle RMAN
8 10 (22.73%) Data Guard
9 9 (20.45%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (20.45%) RDBMS
10 8 (18.18%) Finance
11 7 (15.91%) Oracle RAC
11 7 (15.91%) SLA
11 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
11 7 (15.91%) OCP
11 7 (15.91%) Oracle Certification
11 7 (15.91%) Shell Script
11 7 (15.91%) WebLogic
11 7 (15.91%) Windows
11 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (15.91%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 6 (13.64%) Migration
13 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (11.36%) Apache
13 5 (11.36%) AIX

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.91%) WebLogic
2 5 (11.36%) Apache
3 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) JBoss
4 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.27%) nginx
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.27%) Office 365
3 1 (2.27%) PaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Firewall
1 4 (9.09%) LAN
1 4 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (2.27%) DHCP
2 1 (2.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 14 (31.82%) Oracle Database
3 12 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
4 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (20.45%) RDBMS
6 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (9.09%) MySQL
7 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (2.27%) DB2
10 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
10 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) Codeship
2 1 (2.27%) GCC
2 1 (2.27%) Maven
2 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Publishing
3 1 (2.27%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Law
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (11.36%) Middleware
3 4 (9.09%) LAMP
4 1 (2.27%) Mason
4 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.82%) Replication
2 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (2.27%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.27%) iPad
3 1 (2.27%) iPhone
3 1 (2.27%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) Windows
3 5 (11.36%) AIX
3 5 (11.36%) Unix
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.55%) CentOS
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) Debian
6 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (20.45%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.64%) Migration
5 5 (11.36%) SDLC
6 4 (9.09%) ITIL
7 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.82%) DevOps
7 3 (6.82%) ETL
7 3 (6.82%) High Availability
8 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.55%) Analytics
8 2 (4.55%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.55%) CRM
8 2 (4.55%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (4.55%) Data Management
8 2 (4.55%) Decision-Making
8 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.27%) Chat Support
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) SQL
2 12 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 7 (15.91%) Shell Script
4 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.82%) PHP
6 2 (4.55%) AWK
6 2 (4.55%) Korn
6 2 (4.55%) Python
6 2 (4.55%) Ruby
6 2 (4.55%) sed
6 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.27%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.27%) Java
7 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) OCP
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.27%) CISM
4 1 (2.27%) CISSP
4 1 (2.27%) ISEB
4 1 (2.27%) MCDBA
4 1 (2.27%) MCITP
4 1 (2.27%) MCP
4 1 (2.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.82%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.55%) Firmware
4 1 (2.27%) Postfix
4 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) Data Guard
1 10 (22.73%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (9.09%) Puppet
3 3 (6.82%) Ansible
3 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.55%) Capistrano
5 1 (2.27%) Cacti
5 1 (2.27%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (2.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Oracle
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.09%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.55%) CA
5 2 (4.55%) Perforce
5 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco
6 1 (2.27%) Cognos
6 1 (2.27%) F5
6 1 (2.27%) Google
6 1 (2.27%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) NetApp
6 1 (2.27%) Netezza
6 1 (2.27%) Pardot
6 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.27%) Splunk
6 1 (2.27%) Veeam
6 1 (2.27%) Zerto