The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 70 81 81
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 33 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.59% 1.62% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 1.67% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 17
Average salary £27,500 £32,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.72% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,750 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
Administrator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1236 1314 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.94% 96.55% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 1173 1035
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Administrator
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Administrator Salary Trend in Wales

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Administrator across the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Administrator Salary Histogram in Wales

Administrator
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 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
South Wales +27 33 £27,500 -14.72% 8
Administrator
UK

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 31 (43.66%) Windows
2 24 (33.80%) SQL Server
3 23 (32.39%) SQL
4 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
5 19 (26.76%) UNIX
6 18 (25.35%) Linux
7 15 (21.13%) VMware
8 14 (19.72%) T-SQL
9 13 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (15.49%) Oracle Database
10 11 (15.49%) Perl
10 11 (15.49%) Oracle
10 11 (15.49%) Python
11 10 (14.08%) Firewall
11 10 (14.08%) Finance
11 10 (14.08%) Replication
11 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
11 10 (14.08%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (12.68%) Apache
12 9 (12.68%) MySQL
12 9 (12.68%) Red Hat
13 8 (11.27%) Debian
13 8 (11.27%) Relational Database
13 8 (11.27%) Degree
14 7 (9.86%) Wireshark
14 7 (9.86%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (9.86%) CentOS
14 7 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (9.86%) tcpdump

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 9 (12.68%) Apache
2 4 (5.63%) JBoss
2 4 (5.63%) nginx
3 3 (4.23%) ColdFusion
3 3 (4.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (4.23%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.23%) IIS
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (2.82%) Lync
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.63%) MS Office
3 2 (2.82%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) SaaS
2 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.41%) PaaS
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) Firewall
2 7 (9.86%) Wireshark
2 7 (9.86%) tcpdump
2 7 (9.86%) SAN
2 7 (9.86%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.45%) VPN
3 6 (8.45%) LAN
3 6 (8.45%) WAN
3 6 (8.45%) VLAN
4 5 (7.04%) Wireless
4 5 (7.04%) HTTP
5 4 (5.63%) DNS
5 4 (5.63%) WLAN
5 4 (5.63%) Internet
5 4 (5.63%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.23%) VoIP
7 2 (2.82%) DHCP
7 2 (2.82%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.82%) SSH
8 1 (1.41%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.80%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.49%) Oracle Database
3 9 (12.68%) MySQL
4 8 (11.27%) Relational Database
5 7 (9.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (9.86%) RDBMS
6 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.41%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (1.41%) QlikView
11 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.41%) Big Data
11 1 (1.41%) OLAP
11 1 (1.41%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.41%) Subversion
2 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Welsh Language
3 4 (5.63%) Games
4 3 (4.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.41%) Marketing
6 1 (1.41%) Advertising
6 1 (1.41%) Back Office
6 1 (1.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) LAMP
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (4.23%) Middleware
2 3 (4.23%) Web Services
3 1 (1.41%) XML
3 1 (1.41%) COM
3 1 (1.41%) CSS
3 1 (1.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Replication
2 7 (9.86%) Clustering
3 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.23%) iPhone
5 3 (4.23%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.41%) Statistics
6 1 (1.41%) FMCG
6 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (43.66%) Windows
2 19 (26.76%) UNIX
3 18 (25.35%) Linux
4 8 (11.27%) Debian
5 7 (9.86%) CentOS
5 7 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.23%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.23%) Android
7 3 (4.23%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.23%) Solaris
8 2 (2.82%) SUSE
8 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.08%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce
3 5 (7.04%) Incident Management
3 5 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.63%) ITIL
4 4 (5.63%) Project Management
4 4 (5.63%) DevOps
4 4 (5.63%) Database Tuning
4 4 (5.63%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (4.23%) Time Management
5 3 (4.23%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (4.23%) Software Deployment
5 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.82%) CRM
6 2 (2.82%) Network Management
6 2 (2.82%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.82%) Logistics
7 1 (1.41%) Strategic Management
7 1 (1.41%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 23 (32.39%) SQL
2 14 (19.72%) T-SQL
3 11 (15.49%) Perl
3 11 (15.49%) Python
4 4 (5.63%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.63%) Ruby
5 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.41%) PHP
5 1 (1.41%) VBScript
5 1 (1.41%) VB
5 1 (1.41%) C
5 1 (1.41%) C#
5 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.41%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (4.23%) RHCE
3 2 (2.82%) MCSA
3 2 (2.82%) MCP
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.82%) MCTS
4 1 (1.41%) CCENT
4 1 (1.41%) SAP Certification
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.41%) CCNP
4 1 (1.41%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) QA
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (7.04%) Nmap
4 4 (5.63%) Xen
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (4.23%) XenServer
5 3 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.23%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.41%) Squid
6 1 (1.41%) Samba
6 1 (1.41%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.41%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Nessus
1 5 (7.04%) Nagios
2 3 (4.23%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.82%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.82%) WSUS
4 1 (1.41%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.41%) Ansible
4 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.13%) VMware
3 11 (15.49%) Oracle
4 9 (12.68%) Red Hat
5 6 (8.45%) Cisco
6 5 (7.04%) HP
7 3 (4.23%) Citrix
8 2 (2.82%) Dell
8 2 (2.82%) Veritas
9 1 (1.41%) Google
9 1 (1.41%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.41%) BT
9 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.41%) EMC
9 1 (1.41%) SAP
9 1 (1.41%) IBM
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