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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Administrator
Rank 229 224 201
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 9 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.051% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.053% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 8
Average salary £29,000 £21,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.09% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,200 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £28,200 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,431 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-7.52% +1.85%
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
5418 5675 5126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.66% 95.62% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4553 4725 4522
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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
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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 - 4 £33,250 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £20,000 -
Somerset - 1 £37,500 -
Cornwall - 1 £21,500 -
IT Administrator
England

IT Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 8 (40.00%) Firewall
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (35.00%) Cisco
5 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (25.00%) Service Management
7 5 (25.00%) ITIL
7 5 (25.00%) Android
8 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (20.00%) CouchDB
8 4 (20.00%) tcpdump
8 4 (20.00%) Puppet
8 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
8 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
8 4 (20.00%) CentOS
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (20.00%) RHCSA
8 4 (20.00%) BYOD
8 4 (20.00%) MySQL
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) tcpdump
2 4 (20.00%) VoIP
2 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (15.00%) Wireless
3 3 (15.00%) DHCP
3 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) LAN
4 2 (10.00%) WLAN
4 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.00%) SAN
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security
4 2 (10.00%) VLAN
5 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (5.00%) SSL
5 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) CouchDB
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) BYOD
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) iPad
3 1 (5.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Android
5 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (20.00%) CentOS
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (25.00%) Service Management
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) Change Management
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (15.00%) Time Management
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.00%) ITSM
7 1 (5.00%) CRM
7 1 (5.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (20.00%) Python
2 4 (20.00%) C++
2 4 (20.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (20.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) RHCSA
2 4 (20.00%) MCSA
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (20.00%) MCITP
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) CISSP
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Snort
3 1 (5.00%) vCloud
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.00%) Business Objects