Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 103 127
Rank change year-on-year -11 +24 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 40 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.76% 1.33% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 1.37% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 26
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% -6.10%
10th Percentile £25,975 £26,400 £31,250
90th Percentile £53,250 £43,000 £46,750
Scotland median annual salary £36,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.31% -18.75% +17.65%

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 2,197 1,824 2,575
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.44% 96.76% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,489 1,099 1,627
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +4.88% -1.20%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,660 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 (52.50%) ITIL
2 18 (45.00%) Ansible
3 17 (42.50%) Python
4 15 (37.50%) DNS
4 15 (37.50%) Firewall
4 15 (37.50%) Bash Shell
5 14 (35.00%) Security Architecture
5 14 (35.00%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (35.00%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (35.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 14 (35.00%) Management Information System
5 14 (35.00%) IPsec
5 14 (35.00%) Change Management
5 14 (35.00%) Configuration Management
5 14 (35.00%) HTTP
5 14 (35.00%) SSL
5 14 (35.00%) SMTP
5 14 (35.00%) Perl
5 14 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (35.00%) Puppet
5 14 (35.00%) Kalman Filter
5 14 (35.00%) Security Monitoring
6 13 (32.50%) Public Cloud
6 13 (32.50%) Data Centre
6 13 (32.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 13 (32.50%) Technical Analysis
6 13 (32.50%) Linux
6 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP
6 13 (32.50%) VPN
6 13 (32.50%) Information Management

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 3 (7.50%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.50%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) Office 365
3 2 (5.00%) IaaS
3 2 (5.00%) OneDrive
3 2 (5.00%) PaaS
4 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) DNS
1 15 (37.50%) Firewall
2 14 (35.00%) HTTP
2 14 (35.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 14 (35.00%) IPsec
2 14 (35.00%) SMTP
2 14 (35.00%) SSL
3 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP
3 13 (32.50%) VPN
4 2 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (5.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.00%) SAN
4 2 (5.00%) Skype
5 1 (2.50%) DHCP
5 1 (2.50%) LAN
5 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Big Data
2 3 (7.50%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.00%) DB2
3 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.00%) Power BI
3 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.50%) HBase
4 1 (2.50%) Impala
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Sqoop
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) Kafka
1 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Management Information System
2 13 (32.50%) Data Centre
2 13 (32.50%) Public Cloud
3 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (10.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) AS400
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.50%) iSeries
4 1 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Linux
2 12 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (15.00%) Unix
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.00%) AIX
6 2 (5.00%) Solaris
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.50%) CentOS
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) ITIL
2 14 (35.00%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (35.00%) Change Management
2 14 (35.00%) Configuration Management
2 14 (35.00%) Kalman Filter
2 14 (35.00%) Security Architecture
2 14 (35.00%) Security Monitoring
3 13 (32.50%) Information Management
3 13 (32.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 13 (32.50%) Password Management
3 13 (32.50%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Release Management
5 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Data Management
6 3 (7.50%) Migration
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) Python
2 15 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 14 (35.00%) Perl
4 5 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (12.50%) SQL
5 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.50%) C#
7 1 (2.50%) RPG
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
7 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) ECDL
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) HDFS
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
2 1 (2.50%) XenApp
2 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (45.00%) Ansible
2 14 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (35.00%) Puppet
3 4 (10.00%) ZABBIX
4 2 (5.00%) WMI
5 1 (2.50%) AppManager
5 1 (2.50%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.50%) Nagios
5 1 (2.50%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) VMware
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) AppDynamics
3 1 (2.50%) BMC
3 1 (2.50%) Citrix
3 1 (2.50%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.50%) CyberArk
3 1 (2.50%) IBM
3 1 (2.50%) McAfee
3 1 (2.50%) Netezza
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.50%) Tableau
3 1 (2.50%) Veeam