O’Neill, 48, resides in Edinburgh and spent a lot of his playing career in Scotland.
“It is good when you are winning and everyone knows he’s on the high right now. His star is booming perfectly. You’ve only reached lose a couple of games as Scotland manager at the start of the campaign plus you’ve got to reply to individuals critics everyday on the street. This is a consideration.
Robinson would like O’Neill to increase his six-year reign as Northern Ireland manager but pointed towards the professionalism which will attract potential suitors.
“They’re two completely different jobs,” Robinson told BBC Scotland.
The Scottish FA want Northern Ireland boss O’Neill to achieve success Gordon Strachan as Scotland coach.
“The worldwide set-up, you’ve six or seven games annually. A golf club job is complete. It’s 24 hrs each day.
“We have got a combination of players from Premier League, League Two, League One boys that aren’t playing regular and everyone’s treated exactly the same.
“The selection that Michael has is does he remain in that lifestyle that he’s certainly designed for themself and earned that to or does he have a club job where it’s full throttle and you are in media attention 24 hrs each day.Inch