Period
to 21 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 21 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 124 124
Rank change year-on-year -12 0 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 23 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.00% 0.83% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.88% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 22
Glasgow median annual salary £35,000 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.68% +10.71% -13.04%
10th Percentile £29,200 £29,050 £21,250
90th Percentile £43,645 £45,600 £43,750
Scotland median annual salary £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.38% - -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 2,227 2,160 2,379
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 94.70% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,643 1,300 1,319
Glasgow median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +3.53%

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 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) Finance
3 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (21.74%) Unix
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
5 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle
5 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
5 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (17.39%) Office 365
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
6 3 (13.04%) Process Improvement
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
6 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (13.04%) HPUX
6 3 (13.04%) Solaris
6 3 (13.04%) Python
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (13.04%) DNS
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (13.04%) Active Directory

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 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (4.35%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (17.39%) Office 365
3 2 (8.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) DHCP
3 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (8.70%) Internet
3 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
3 2 (8.70%) VLAN
3 2 (8.70%) VPN
3 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.35%) BGP
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Kafka
1 1 (4.35%) LAMP
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
1 1 (4.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) PMI
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) Fintech
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Unix
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (13.04%) HPUX
5 3 (13.04%) Solaris
6 2 (8.70%) OpenVMS
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (13.04%) Process Improvement
3 2 (8.70%) Analytics
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Server Management
3 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.35%) Security Management
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Statistics
4 1 (4.35%) System Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
1 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
2 3 (13.04%) Python
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) R
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.70%) CCNA
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) HNC
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PMO
2 1 (4.35%) GAAP
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) iptables
2 1 (4.35%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) Symantec
4 2 (8.70%) Veeam
5 1 (4.35%) Cloudera
5 1 (4.35%) Cognos
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.35%) Splunk