Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Administrator was £33,125 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

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

Network Administrator
UK > Scotland
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 228 233
Rank change year-on-year +14 +5 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Administrator 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.095% 0.10% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.11% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Scotland median annual salary £33,125 £42,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.06% +61.90% -47.50%
10th Percentile £30,900 £41,250 £21,875
90th Percentile £37,813 £46,250 £31,625
UK median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +2.56% +17.29%

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 4981 5559 6045
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.04% 95.65% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3120 3331 3823
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,750 £62,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Network Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Network Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Network Administrator in Scotland

Network Administrator
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Network Administrator in Scotland

Network Administrator
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Administrator within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +23 3 £32,500 -23.53%
Fife - 1 £33,750 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Network Administrator
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, Network 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 Network Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 2000
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) MCP
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper

Network 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds