The median annual salary for an IT Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

IT Administrator
UK / Scotland
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 162 159
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 0 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Median salary - £39,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +73.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2505 2761 2977
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 93.96% 96.57% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1609 1586 1887
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.32% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

IT Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured IT Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Administrator in Scotland

IT Administrator
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for IT Administrator in Scotland

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT 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 Scotland region featuring IT Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) CCTV
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) FMCG
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS

IT Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CCTV
2 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Mitel
2 1 (25.00%) VMware