The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 152 121 85
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -36
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 90 119 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.51% 1.94% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 2.04% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 72 92 138
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £24,400 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%
Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5715 5829 4833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.20% 95.26% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4849 4820 4167
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Administrator in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Administrator
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Administrator across the South West region.

Administrator Salary Trend in the South West

Administrator
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Administrator across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Administrator Salary Histogram in the South West

Administrator
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +17 24 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Gloucestershire -10 21 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Bristol -44 18 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Dorset -1 13 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Devon -10 5 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Somerset -4 3 £45,000 +31.38% 6
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Administrator in their job title.

1 106 (40.93%) Linux
2 97 (37.45%) SQL
3 82 (31.66%) VMware
4 81 (31.27%) SQL Server
5 70 (27.03%) Windows
6 61 (23.55%) Finance
7 55 (21.24%) Firewall
7 55 (21.24%) Microsoft
8 52 (20.08%) Puppet
9 46 (17.76%) VMware Infrastructure
10 43 (16.60%) Red Hat
11 42 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 41 (15.83%) Apache
12 41 (15.83%) DevOps
13 40 (15.44%) ITIL
13 40 (15.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 39 (15.06%) MySQL
14 39 (15.06%) Cisco
15 37 (14.29%) IIS
16 36 (13.90%) DNS
16 36 (13.90%) Configuration Management
17 34 (13.13%) Active Directory
18 33 (12.74%) Python
19 31 (11.97%) PowerShell
19 31 (11.97%) Amazon AWS
20 30 (11.58%) Bash Shell
21 29 (11.20%) Degree
21 29 (11.20%) LAMP
21 29 (11.20%) Windows Server 2012
22 28 (10.81%) MS Excel

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (15.83%) Apache
2 37 (14.29%) IIS
3 19 (7.34%) Tomcat
4 12 (4.63%) SharePoint
5 11 (4.25%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (2.32%) GlassFish
7 5 (1.93%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.54%) SAS
8 4 (1.54%) Lync
9 2 (0.77%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.77%) CMS
9 2 (0.77%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.77%) Confluence
10 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.39%) JBoss
10 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 28 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.63%) MS Office
3 2 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Agresso
1 3 (1.16%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.97%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.77%) SaaS
4 1 (0.39%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.39%) Office 365
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 55 (21.24%) Firewall
2 36 (13.90%) DNS
3 26 (10.04%) TCP/IP
4 22 (8.49%) DHCP
5 10 (3.86%) Internet
6 7 (2.70%) SAN
7 6 (2.32%) VoIP
7 6 (2.32%) WAN
8 5 (1.93%) VPN
8 5 (1.93%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (1.54%) Network Security
9 4 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (1.54%) SMTP
9 4 (1.54%) SSL
10 3 (1.16%) LAN
10 3 (1.16%) Intranet
10 3 (1.16%) NAS
10 3 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (1.16%) VLAN
11 2 (0.77%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (31.27%) SQL Server
2 39 (15.06%) MySQL
3 21 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (5.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (4.63%) Oracle Database
6 11 (4.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (3.86%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.86%) Relational Database
8 9 (3.47%) SSDT
9 7 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.93%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.54%) MS Access
13 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (1.16%) MongoDB
13 3 (1.16%) Oracle Exadata
13 3 (1.16%) TimesTen
Development Applications
1 25 (9.65%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.47%) Jenkins
2 9 (3.47%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.47%) Selenium
3 8 (3.09%) Subversion
4 5 (1.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.39%) Kiln
5 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.39%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 61 (23.55%) Finance
2 20 (7.72%) Games
3 16 (6.18%) Banking
4 14 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.86%) Retail
6 8 (3.09%) Back Office
6 8 (3.09%) Marketing
7 4 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.54%) Advertising
8 3 (1.16%) Billing
9 2 (0.77%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.39%) Electronics
10 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.20%) LAMP
2 26 (10.04%) Web Services
3 16 (6.18%) .NET
4 10 (3.86%) .NET Framework
5 9 (3.47%) Entity Framework
6 5 (1.93%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (1.93%) Software Packaging
7 4 (1.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (1.16%) HTML
8 3 (1.16%) Middleware
8 3 (1.16%) Mason
9 2 (0.77%) COM
9 2 (0.77%) ODBC
10 1 (0.39%) Flash
10 1 (0.39%) CSS
10 1 (0.39%) Visualforce
10 1 (0.39%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.88%) Clustering
2 18 (6.95%) Management Information System
3 17 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.02%) Mathematics
5 10 (3.86%) Online Banking
6 9 (3.47%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.47%) Digital Media
7 8 (3.09%) N-Tier
8 6 (2.32%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.93%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.93%) Xbox
9 5 (1.93%) PKI
10 4 (1.54%) Replication
11 3 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.77%) CMDB
12 2 (0.77%) Statistics
12 2 (0.77%) Machine to Machine
12 2 (0.77%) EMC VNX
13 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.39%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 106 (40.93%) Linux
2 70 (27.03%) Windows
3 42 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (15.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (11.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (10.81%) CentOS
7 27 (10.42%) UNIX
8 19 (7.34%) Solaris
9 13 (5.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (2.70%) Fedora
11 6 (2.32%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.16%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.77%) HPUX
14 1 (0.39%) AIX
14 1 (0.39%) Android
14 1 (0.39%) Debian
14 1 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (15.83%) DevOps
2 40 (15.44%) ITIL
3 36 (13.90%) Configuration Management
4 26 (10.04%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (6.18%) Capacity Planning
6 15 (5.79%) Service Delivery
6 15 (5.79%) E-Commerce
7 13 (5.02%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (5.02%) Software Deployment
8 12 (4.63%) CRM
9 11 (4.25%) Workflow
10 10 (3.86%) Change Management
10 10 (3.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (3.86%) Web Development
10 10 (3.86%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (3.47%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (3.47%) Migration
12 8 (3.09%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (2.70%) Project Management
14 6 (2.32%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 97 (37.45%) SQL
2 33 (12.74%) Python
3 31 (11.97%) PowerShell
4 30 (11.58%) Bash Shell
5 23 (8.88%) Ruby
5 23 (8.88%) Shell Script
6 20 (7.72%) Perl
7 15 (5.79%) T-SQL
8 12 (4.63%) C#
9 10 (3.86%) VB
10 6 (2.32%) AWK
10 6 (2.32%) Korn
10 6 (2.32%) Java
10 6 (2.32%) sed
11 5 (1.93%) C
12 4 (1.54%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.54%) JavaScript
13 3 (1.16%) PHP
13 3 (1.16%) Bourne shell
14 2 (0.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (11.20%) Degree
2 16 (6.18%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.86%) CCSA
3 10 (3.86%) CCSE
4 9 (3.47%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.32%) CCNA
5 6 (2.32%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.93%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.54%) CCNP
8 3 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.16%) JNCIA
8 3 (1.16%) MCITP
9 2 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.77%) RHCE
9 2 (0.77%) MCSA
10 1 (0.39%) MCSE
10 1 (0.39%) CISSP
10 1 (0.39%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.09%) SLA
1 8 (3.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (17.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (13.13%) Active Directory
3 18 (6.95%) XenApp
4 17 (6.56%) Hyper-V
5 10 (3.86%) vSphere
5 10 (3.86%) KVM
6 9 (3.47%) Xen
6 9 (3.47%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.93%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (1.16%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.16%) Postfix
9 2 (0.77%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.77%) NFS
9 2 (0.77%) Varnish
10 1 (0.39%) Gluster
10 1 (0.39%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.39%) Snort
10 1 (0.39%) iptables
Systems Management
1 52 (20.08%) Puppet
2 17 (6.56%) SCOM
3 14 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (4.25%) SCCM
4 11 (4.25%) Nagios
5 9 (3.47%) Vagrant
6 8 (3.09%) Graphite
7 7 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (2.32%) Opsview
9 4 (1.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (1.54%) Data Guard
9 4 (1.54%) HP SIM
10 3 (1.16%) Capistrano
10 3 (1.16%) Cobbler
11 2 (0.77%) SmokePing
11 2 (0.77%) Ansible
11 2 (0.77%) Cacti
11 2 (0.77%) Icinga
12 1 (0.39%) Check_MK
12 1 (0.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 82 (31.66%) VMware
2 55 (21.24%) Microsoft
3 43 (16.60%) Red Hat
4 39 (15.06%) Cisco
5 28 (10.81%) Oracle
6 23 (8.88%) Citrix
7 16 (6.18%) Google
8 15 (5.79%) IBM
9 12 (4.63%) Rackspace
10 11 (4.25%) CheckPoint
11 8 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (3.09%) HP
11 8 (3.09%) SAP
12 5 (1.93%) Cyber-Ark
12 5 (1.93%) Sybase
13 3 (1.16%) Dell
13 3 (1.16%) Remedy
13 3 (1.16%) Juniper
13 3 (1.16%) Vertica
13 3 (1.16%) MapR
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