Period
to 23 May 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

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

Administrator
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 113 131
Rank change year-on-year -12 +18 -33
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 37 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.51% 1.12% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.17% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 22
Glasgow median annual salary £36,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.39% -4.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £28,443 £26,200 £31,250
90th Percentile £46,500 £43,800 £43,300
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +10.29% -11.69% -3.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2,373 1,887 2,560
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 95.79% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,716 1,156 1,534
Glasgow median annual salary £47,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,471 £43,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% +2.23% +2.35%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Glasgow

Administrator
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Administrator in Glasgow

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 Glasgow region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 21 (56.76%) ITIL
2 18 (48.65%) Ansible
3 15 (40.54%) Configuration Management
3 15 (40.54%) Change Management
3 15 (40.54%) Firewall
3 15 (40.54%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (37.84%) Security Monitoring
4 14 (37.84%) Kalman Filter
4 14 (37.84%) Management Information System
4 14 (37.84%) IPsec
4 14 (37.84%) Perl
4 14 (37.84%) Python
4 14 (37.84%) VPN
4 14 (37.84%) DNS
4 14 (37.84%) SMTP
4 14 (37.84%) HTTP
4 14 (37.84%) SSL
4 14 (37.84%) Intrusion Detection
4 14 (37.84%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (37.84%) Bash Shell
4 14 (37.84%) Security Architecture
4 14 (37.84%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (35.14%) Puppet
5 13 (35.14%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (35.14%) Technical Analysis
5 13 (35.14%) Information Management
5 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
5 13 (35.14%) Password Management
5 13 (35.14%) Public Cloud
5 13 (35.14%) Data Centre

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (5.41%) IIS
1 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (2.70%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (10.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (10.81%) Office 365
4 2 (5.41%) IaaS
4 2 (5.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (40.54%) Firewall
2 14 (37.84%) DNS
2 14 (37.84%) HTTP
2 14 (37.84%) Intrusion Detection
2 14 (37.84%) IPsec
2 14 (37.84%) SMTP
2 14 (37.84%) SSL
2 14 (37.84%) VPN
3 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (10.81%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.41%) SAN
6 1 (2.70%) LAN
6 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.41%) DB2
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) LAMP
1 1 (2.70%) Middleware
1 1 (2.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Management Information System
2 13 (35.14%) Data Centre
2 13 (35.14%) Public Cloud
3 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (8.11%) Replication
5 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.11%) Solaris
5 3 (8.11%) Unix
6 2 (5.41%) AIX
6 2 (5.41%) HPUX
7 1 (2.70%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) ITIL
2 15 (40.54%) Change Management
2 15 (40.54%) Configuration Management
2 15 (40.54%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (37.84%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (37.84%) Kalman Filter
3 14 (37.84%) Security Architecture
3 14 (37.84%) Security Monitoring
4 13 (35.14%) Information Management
4 13 (35.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 13 (35.14%) Password Management
4 13 (35.14%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL V3
5 4 (10.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Release Management
5 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Migration
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) Bash Shell
1 14 (37.84%) Perl
1 14 (37.84%) Python
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 4 (10.81%) Java
4 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) HNC
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.70%) MCSE
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) XenApp
3 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (48.65%) Ansible
2 13 (35.14%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (35.14%) Puppet
3 4 (10.81%) ZABBIX
4 2 (5.41%) WMI
5 1 (2.70%) AppManager
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) VMware
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) Veeam
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) Cognos
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) Netezza
5 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow