Period
to 27 May 2019

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 27 May 2019.

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
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 113 106 103
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 47 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.82% 1.53% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 1.59% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 17
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -16.67%
10th Percentile £29,850 £23,795 £23,250
90th Percentile £52,575 £52,500 £61,950
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £37,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year +5.96% +11.03% -11.69%

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 2,426 2,512 2,110
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.74% 95.80% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,586 1,672 1,362
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +1.15%

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 27 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, 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 22 (46.81%) DevOps
2 21 (44.68%) PowerShell
3 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
4 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (25.53%) VMware
5 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (23.40%) Windows
6 10 (21.28%) C#
6 10 (21.28%) Middleware
6 10 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (21.28%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
7 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (19.15%) Finance
7 9 (19.15%) SQL
7 9 (19.15%) VBScript
8 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
8 8 (17.02%) ITIL
8 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
8 8 (17.02%) HP
8 8 (17.02%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (14.89%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (14.89%) Technical Leadership
9 7 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (14.89%) Linux
9 7 (14.89%) Release Management
9 7 (14.89%) Incident Management
10 6 (12.77%) Oracle
10 6 (12.77%) Active Directory

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 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.38%) IIS
2 3 (6.38%) K2 blackpearl
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.26%) Apache
3 2 (4.26%) Confluence
3 2 (4.26%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.26%) InfoPath
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.64%) Office 365
4 2 (4.26%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) SAN
2 2 (4.26%) SSL
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) LAN
3 1 (2.13%) WAN
3 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.38%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.13%) GCC
4 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.13%) Maven
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) Middleware
2 4 (8.51%) .NET
3 3 (6.38%) CSS
3 3 (6.38%) HTML
3 3 (6.38%) jQuery
4 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.26%) Backbone.js
4 2 (4.26%) Web Services
5 1 (2.13%) Node.js
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.13%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.64%) Clustering
3 2 (4.26%) Fintech
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) BYOD
4 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Linux
3 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
4 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.38%) Unix
5 3 (6.38%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.26%) CentOS
6 2 (4.26%) zOS
7 1 (2.13%) Debian
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) DevOps
2 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.28%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (17.02%) ITIL
4 8 (17.02%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (14.89%) Incident Management
5 7 (14.89%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (14.89%) Release Management
5 7 (14.89%) Technical Leadership
6 5 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.51%) ITIL V3
7 4 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.38%) Deployment Automation
8 3 (6.38%) Workflow
9 2 (4.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) PowerShell
2 10 (21.28%) C#
3 9 (19.15%) SQL
3 9 (19.15%) VBScript
4 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.26%) Perl
4 2 (4.26%) Python
5 1 (2.13%) Java
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) vSphere
3 1 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Data Guard
1 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.13%) Ansible
2 1 (2.13%) Cacti
2 1 (2.13%) Capistrano
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.53%) VMware
3 8 (17.02%) HP
4 6 (12.77%) Oracle
4 6 (12.77%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.26%) Cognizant
6 2 (4.26%) IBM
6 2 (4.26%) NetApp
7 1 (2.13%) Apple
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco
7 1 (2.13%) Dell
7 1 (2.13%) F5
7 1 (2.13%) Google
7 1 (2.13%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.13%) Perforce
7 1 (2.13%) Splunk
7 1 (2.13%) Veritas