Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £40,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 111 122
Rank change year-on-year -11 +11 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 28 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.22% 1.21% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 1.25% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 23
Glasgow median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +10.29% -12.82%
10th Percentile £26,125 £21,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £51,375 £43,750 £47,050
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +21.43%

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 2197 2074 2473
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.47% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1393 1154 1595
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.10% +1.20% +3.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,250 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Glasgow

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

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

1 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) Unix
2 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (25.00%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (21.43%) Finance
4 6 (21.43%) DB2
4 6 (21.43%) SQL
5 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (17.86%) Oracle
5 5 (17.86%) Python
5 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (17.86%) IBM
6 4 (14.29%) ITIL
6 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 4 (14.29%) VMware
6 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 3 (10.71%) Power BI
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (10.71%) DevOps
7 3 (10.71%) Apache Spark
7 3 (10.71%) Information Management
7 3 (10.71%) Ruby
7 3 (10.71%) Netezza
7 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
7 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared

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 (10.71%) Apache Spark
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.57%) CICS
3 1 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) OneDrive
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Skype
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) DB2
3 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (10.71%) Big Data
4 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
4 3 (10.71%) Power BI
5 2 (7.14%) Apache Hive
5 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.57%) HBase
6 1 (3.57%) Impala
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.57%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Codeship
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Law
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) LAMP
2 1 (3.57%) ISPF
2 1 (3.57%) Kafka
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) AS400
1 2 (7.14%) iSeries
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.57%) PKI
2 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) Unix
3 7 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 3 (10.71%) AIX
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.14%) CentOS
7 2 (7.14%) Tru64
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.57%) MVS
8 1 (3.57%) Solaris
8 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) DevOps
3 3 (10.71%) ETL
3 3 (10.71%) Information Management
4 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
4 2 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Measurement
4 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.57%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.57%) Information Security
5 1 (3.57%) ITSM
5 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) Python
3 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.71%) Ruby
4 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.14%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) Perl
5 2 (7.14%) RPG
6 1 (3.57%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) JCL
6 1 (3.57%) Korn
6 1 (3.57%) Scala
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) HDFS
3 1 (3.57%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Ansible
1 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (3.57%) Control-M
2 1 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) IBM
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) Netezza
4 1 (3.57%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.57%) BMC
4 1 (3.57%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.57%) CyberArk
4 1 (3.57%) EMC
4 1 (3.57%) McAfee
4 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.57%) Tableau