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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 117 81 61
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 122 150 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.98% 2.96% 3.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 3.12% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 94 128 184
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,125 £27,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
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
5864 4812 5444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.07% 95.02% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4854 4143 4828
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
Bristol +22 52 £37,500 +25.00% 4
Devon -5 14 £45,000 +49.37%
Gloucestershire -19 14 £24,750 -29.28% 4
Dorset -20 14 £32,500 -23.52% 4
Wiltshire -38 13 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Somerset -26 10 £36,500 +0.68% 2
Cornwall 0 4 £45,000 -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 100 (42.02%) SQL Server
2 81 (34.03%) Linux
3 77 (32.35%) SQL
4 73 (30.67%) Windows
5 59 (24.79%) Microsoft
6 55 (23.11%) VMware
7 54 (22.69%) SAN
8 51 (21.43%) MySQL
9 44 (18.49%) Active Directory
10 42 (17.65%) Finance
11 41 (17.23%) SQL Server 2008
12 38 (15.97%) MS Excel
12 38 (15.97%) Performance Tuning
13 37 (15.55%) Oracle
13 37 (15.55%) Firewall
14 36 (15.13%) Degree
15 35 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
15 35 (14.71%) UNIX
16 33 (13.87%) Windows Server 2008
17 30 (12.61%) IIS
18 29 (12.18%) DNS
18 29 (12.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 28 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
20 27 (11.34%) HTTP
20 27 (11.34%) Internet
20 27 (11.34%) Windows 7
21 26 (10.92%) Bash Shell
21 26 (10.92%) ITIL
22 23 (9.66%) Apache
23 22 (9.24%) SharePoint

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 30 (12.61%) IIS
2 23 (9.66%) Apache
3 22 (9.24%) SharePoint
4 17 (7.14%) MS Exchange
5 11 (4.62%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.42%) Zimbra
7 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (15.97%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.46%) MS Office
3 4 (1.68%) MS Project
4 2 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.84%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (2.52%) Agresso
2 5 (2.10%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.84%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.36%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (2.52%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.26%) Office 365
4 2 (0.84%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (22.69%) SAN
2 37 (15.55%) Firewall
3 29 (12.18%) DNS
4 27 (11.34%) HTTP
4 27 (11.34%) Internet
5 20 (8.40%) SMTP
6 17 (7.14%) VoIP
6 17 (7.14%) VPN
7 14 (5.88%) WAN
8 11 (4.62%) Fibre Channel
9 10 (4.20%) PPTP
9 10 (4.20%) IPsec
9 10 (4.20%) Network Security
10 8 (3.36%) H.323
10 8 (3.36%) ISDN
10 8 (3.36%) IPv4
10 8 (3.36%) IPv6
11 7 (2.94%) LAN
11 7 (2.94%) DHCP
11 7 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (42.02%) SQL Server
2 51 (21.43%) MySQL
3 41 (17.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (12.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (7.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (7.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (5.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (4.20%) SQL Server 2000
9 10 (4.20%) DTS
10 9 (3.78%) Oracle Database
10 9 (3.78%) Relational Database
11 8 (3.36%) Big Data
12 4 (1.68%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.26%) OLTP
13 3 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (0.84%) Hazelcast
14 2 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.84%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.42%) Toad
3 1 (0.42%) MSI
3 1 (0.42%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.42%) Hudson
3 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
General
1 42 (17.65%) Finance
2 14 (5.88%) Back Office
3 10 (4.20%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.78%) Aerospace
5 8 (3.36%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.94%) Retail
7 6 (2.52%) Legal
8 4 (1.68%) Advertising
8 4 (1.68%) Marketing
9 3 (1.26%) Electronics
10 2 (0.84%) Games
11 1 (0.42%) Law
11 1 (0.42%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.42%) French Language
11 1 (0.42%) German Language
11 1 (0.42%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.40%) XML
2 17 (7.14%) HTML
3 9 (3.78%) Middleware
4 5 (2.10%) LAMP
5 4 (1.68%) .NET
6 2 (0.84%) COM
6 2 (0.84%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (0.84%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.42%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.42%) WCF
7 1 (0.42%) Mason
7 1 (0.42%) HTML5
7 1 (0.42%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.42%) CSS
7 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.42%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.42%) JMS
7 1 (0.42%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.82%) Replication
2 16 (6.72%) Open Source
3 11 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.20%) Clustering
5 9 (3.78%) Mathematics
6 7 (2.94%) CMDB
6 7 (2.94%) Statistics
7 6 (2.52%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.52%) Xbox
8 4 (1.68%) Kindle
9 3 (1.26%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.26%) Data Extraction
9 3 (1.26%) DTV
10 2 (0.84%) CLARiiON
10 2 (0.84%) Symmetrix
10 2 (0.84%) Symmetrix DMX
10 2 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.42%) Wiki
11 1 (0.42%) Tandem
11 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 81 (34.03%) Linux
2 73 (30.67%) Windows
3 35 (14.71%) UNIX
4 33 (13.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (11.34%) Windows 7
6 20 (8.40%) Solaris
7 12 (5.04%) CentOS
8 9 (3.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (3.78%) Ubuntu
8 9 (3.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.52%) Windows 8
9 6 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (2.10%) SUSE
11 4 (1.68%) Debian
11 4 (1.68%) VMS
12 3 (1.26%) Fedora
12 3 (1.26%) openSUSE
13 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.42%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (15.97%) Performance Tuning
2 26 (10.92%) ITIL
3 19 (7.98%) Configuration Management
4 12 (5.04%) ERP
5 10 (4.20%) Change Management
5 10 (4.20%) High Availability
6 9 (3.78%) Database Tuning
6 9 (3.78%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (3.36%) Time Management
7 8 (3.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (3.36%) Database Security
7 8 (3.36%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (3.36%) Service Delivery
7 8 (3.36%) DNA
7 8 (3.36%) CRM
7 8 (3.36%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (2.94%) Migration
8 7 (2.94%) Project Management
8 7 (2.94%) DevOps
8 7 (2.94%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 77 (32.35%) SQL
2 26 (10.92%) Bash Shell
3 18 (7.56%) T-SQL
4 17 (7.14%) Python
5 16 (6.72%) Perl
6 10 (4.20%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.78%) Java
8 8 (3.36%) C
8 8 (3.36%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.52%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.10%) Ruby
11 4 (1.68%) PHP
12 3 (1.26%) C++
12 3 (1.26%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.84%) VBA
13 2 (0.84%) Korn
13 2 (0.84%) PHP5
13 2 (0.84%) Groovy
14 1 (0.42%) C#
Qualifications
1 36 (15.13%) Degree
2 19 (7.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 12 (5.04%) CCNA
4 12 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (4.62%) MCSE
6 9 (3.78%) MCSA
7 6 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.68%) CCNP
8 4 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (1.68%) MCITP
9 3 (1.26%) MCP
9 3 (1.26%) CCSA
9 3 (1.26%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.84%) LPIC
10 2 (0.84%) MCTS
10 2 (0.84%) RHCE
11 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.42%) PMP
11 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.20%) SLA
2 4 (1.68%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.26%) QA
4 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (18.49%) Active Directory
2 35 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (8.40%) VMware ESX
4 14 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.52%) XenServer
5 6 (2.52%) vSphere
6 4 (1.68%) GPFS
7 3 (1.26%) NFS
7 3 (1.26%) Samba
8 2 (0.84%) Squid
8 2 (0.84%) Xen
8 2 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.42%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (5.88%) Nagios
2 8 (3.36%) logstash
3 6 (2.52%) Puppet
4 4 (1.68%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.26%) Icinga
5 3 (1.26%) Cacti
5 3 (1.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.42%) Netcool
6 1 (0.42%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.42%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.42%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.42%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 59 (24.79%) Microsoft
2 55 (23.11%) VMware
3 37 (15.55%) Oracle
4 16 (6.72%) Cisco
5 11 (4.62%) Red Hat
6 10 (4.20%) SAP
7 9 (3.78%) Citrix
8 8 (3.36%) SolarWinds
9 7 (2.94%) HP
10 6 (2.52%) Facebook
10 6 (2.52%) Google
11 5 (2.10%) LANDesk
11 5 (2.10%) ServiceNow
11 5 (2.10%) F5
12 4 (1.68%) Sun
12 4 (1.68%) NetApp
12 4 (1.68%) CheckPoint
13 3 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.26%) Nokia
14 2 (0.84%) EMC
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + PENSION (17%) + SharePoint certifications!
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £24000.00 - £24400.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £15000 to £17000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Amsys
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum +pension,life assurance and 50% staff discount
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 to 26,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + market leading benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bournemouth
Mason Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Wiltshire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago