The median annual salary for a Administrator was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Administrator
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 82 53 72
Rank change year-on-year -29 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 13 41 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.15% 3.09% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 3.31% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 24
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +27.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £23,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,825 £45,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1075 1240 1292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.47% 93.37% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 693 828 782
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Administrator in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Edinburgh

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Edinburgh region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
3 10 (38.46%) Linux
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 10 (38.46%) VMware
4 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
4 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (23.08%) Puppet
6 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
6 6 (23.08%) Python
6 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (19.23%) Ansible
7 5 (19.23%) DevOps
7 5 (19.23%) Unix
7 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
7 5 (19.23%) Finance
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (15.38%) F5
8 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
8 4 (15.38%) Firewall
8 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
8 4 (15.38%) Cisco
8 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (15.38%) LAN
8 4 (15.38%) WAN
8 4 (15.38%) JBoss
8 4 (15.38%) Apache
8 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
8 4 (15.38%) SQL

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (15.38%) Apache
1 4 (15.38%) JBoss
1 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) SAS
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
1 4 (15.38%) LAN
1 4 (15.38%) WAN
2 3 (11.54%) NAS
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) WLAN
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) HTTP
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) OpenVPN
4 1 (3.85%) SMTP
4 1 (3.85%) SSL
4 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
4 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.85%) Cloudera CDH
4 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.85%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (3.85%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Bitbucket
2 2 (7.69%) GCC
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Maven
2 2 (7.69%) MSI
2 2 (7.69%) NuGet
2 2 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
1 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
1 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
3 10 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (19.23%) Unix
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (11.54%) CentOS
6 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.85%) Debian
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) DevOps
2 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (11.54%) High Availability
3 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (7.69%) Analytics
4 2 (7.69%) IT Strategy
5 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (3.85%) Data Analytics
5 1 (3.85%) Line Management
5 1 (3.85%) MapReduce
5 1 (3.85%) Open Source
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
1 6 (23.08%) Python
2 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) Perl
3 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
3 3 (11.54%) VBScript
4 2 (7.69%) VBA
5 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) MCITP
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PMO
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
1 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.69%) ISA Server
2 2 (7.69%) KVM
2 2 (7.69%) vSphere
2 2 (7.69%) Xen
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Gluster
3 1 (3.85%) HDFS
3 1 (3.85%) MetaFrame
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.85%) NFS
3 1 (3.85%) Samba
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (23.08%) Puppet
2 5 (19.23%) Ansible
3 3 (11.54%) Capistrano
3 3 (11.54%) SCCM
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (7.69%) PowerCLI
4 2 (7.69%) yum
5 1 (3.85%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (3.85%) Nagios
5 1 (3.85%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
1 10 (38.46%) VMware
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 4 (15.38%) F5
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix
4 3 (11.54%) Juniper
4 3 (11.54%) Perforce
5 1 (3.85%) Altiris
5 1 (3.85%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.85%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) Infor
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.85%) Sun
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