The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Administrator
Rank 223 217 194
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 17 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.19% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.20% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 23
Average salary £22,500 £29,750 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.36% +12.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,600 £19,075
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £40,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £24,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+16.32% -10.90%
IT 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
5924 5066 5325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.24% 95.37% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4958 4418 4702
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

IT Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IT Administrator
Salary Trend in the South West

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

IT Administrator Salary Trend in the South West

IT Administrator
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Administrator across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

IT Administrator Salary Histogram in the South West

IT 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 IT Administrator within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Gloucestershire - 5 £18,000 -
Dorset -5 4 - -
Devon - 4 - -
Wiltshire -2 3 £22,500 -1.09%
Bristol -3 1 £39,500 +53.39%
IT Administrator
England

IT Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title.

1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
3 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
4 7 (31.82%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 6 (27.27%) Data Analysis
6 5 (22.73%) Puppet
6 5 (22.73%) Vagrant
6 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 5 (22.73%) MS Office
7 4 (18.18%) C++
7 4 (18.18%) Python
7 4 (18.18%) MySQL
7 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
7 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
7 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 4 (18.18%) Docker
7 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
7 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
7 4 (18.18%) tcpdump
7 4 (18.18%) Lua
7 4 (18.18%) Time Management
7 4 (18.18%) Android
7 4 (18.18%) CentOS
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (18.18%) CouchDB

IT Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) MS Office
3 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (18.18%) tcpdump
1 4 (18.18%) Wireshark
2 2 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) CouchDB
2 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (13.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (13.64%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Statistics
1 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 3 (13.64%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
3 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 4 (18.18%) Android
3 4 (18.18%) CentOS
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.55%) UNIX
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Data Analysis
2 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 4 (18.18%) Time Management
2 4 (18.18%) Software Licensing
3 3 (13.64%) IT Asset Management
3 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.55%) ERP
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C++
1 4 (18.18%) Python
1 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
1 4 (18.18%) Lua
1 4 (18.18%) Objective-C
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
2 3 (13.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Puppet
1 5 (22.73%) Vagrant
1 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 3 (13.64%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Sage