Period
to 15 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 125 116
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 25 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.17% 1.13% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.19% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 16
Glasgow median annual salary £35,000 £40,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.58% +11.72% +6.62%
10th Percentile £27,600 £26,125 £21,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £51,375 £43,750
Scotland median annual salary £37,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.88% - -5.88%

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 2,066 2,192 2,152
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.36% 95.51% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,482 1,394 1,184
Glasgow median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +14.46% -1.19%
10th Percentile £30,021 £31,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.59% -

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 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 18 (72.00%) Linux
2 13 (52.00%) Windows
3 11 (44.00%) Oracle
3 11 (44.00%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
4 10 (40.00%) Oracle Clusterware
4 10 (40.00%) Data Guard
4 10 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (40.00%) Firewall
5 9 (36.00%) Unix
5 9 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (36.00%) Change Control
6 7 (28.00%) Finance
6 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (28.00%) High Availability
6 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (28.00%) Failover Clustering
7 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (24.00%) VMware
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (24.00%) DNS
8 5 (20.00%) Internet
8 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
8 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (16.00%) DHCP
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle Reports

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 (12.00%) Apache
1 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (12.00%) WordPress
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.00%) Office 365
3 2 (8.00%) IaaS
4 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.00%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) DNS
2 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.00%) Internet
4 4 (16.00%) DHCP
5 3 (12.00%) Network Security
6 2 (8.00%) HTTP
6 2 (8.00%) SAN
6 2 (8.00%) SMTP
6 2 (8.00%) SSH
6 2 (8.00%) SSL
6 2 (8.00%) VLAN
6 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.00%) BGP
7 1 (4.00%) LAN
7 1 (4.00%) NAS
7 1 (4.00%) VPN
7 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.00%) Big Data
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.00%) DB2
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (8.00%) LDAP
2 1 (4.00%) Kafka
2 1 (4.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.00%) PMI
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) Fintech
2 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Linux
2 13 (52.00%) Windows
3 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (36.00%) Unix
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.00%) HPUX
7 1 (4.00%) OpenVMS
7 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (36.00%) Change Control
4 7 (28.00%) High Availability
5 3 (12.00%) Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.00%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Server Management
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) Task Automation
7 1 (4.00%) Cyber Resilience
7 1 (4.00%) Deployment Automation
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (12.00%) PHP
2 3 (12.00%) Python
3 2 (8.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) Perl
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) R
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) CCNA
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.00%) MCSA
2 1 (4.00%) MCSD
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) PMO
2 1 (4.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (4.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (4.00%) GAAP
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle Clusterware
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.00%) iptables
5 1 (4.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Data Guard
2 7 (28.00%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) SCCM
4 1 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (8.00%) Symantec
4 1 (4.00%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper
4 1 (4.00%) Splunk
4 1 (4.00%) Veeam