The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 88 71 71
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 153 162 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.75% 3.02% 3.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 3.18% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 143 143 154
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £27,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5315 5098 4599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.13% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4440 4342 3924
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Administrator
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Administrator Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Administrator
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Administrator across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Administrator Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Administrator
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Warwickshire +51 57 £43,500 +33.84% 8
Birmingham -30 28 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Staffordshire -10 21 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Coventry -21 20 £45,000 - 4
Worcestershire -1 10 £32,000 -14.66%
Wolverhampton - 5 £49,500 - 3
Solihull -3 2 £29,265 -16.38%
Shropshire -6 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Stourbridge - 1 £42,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £29,000 -
Walsall - 1 £20,000 -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (38.97%) Windows
2 100 (36.76%) SQL
3 98 (36.03%) Linux
4 97 (35.66%) Microsoft
5 95 (34.93%) SQL Server
6 63 (23.16%) VMware
6 63 (23.16%) UNIX
7 57 (20.96%) Active Directory
8 54 (19.85%) MS Excel
8 54 (19.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 51 (18.75%) Oracle
10 46 (16.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 44 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
12 42 (15.44%) Finance
12 42 (15.44%) Performance Tuning
13 37 (13.60%) Clustering
14 36 (13.24%) DNS
14 36 (13.24%) Solaris
15 34 (12.50%) TCP/IP
15 34 (12.50%) IBM
15 34 (12.50%) MS Exchange
15 34 (12.50%) AIX
16 32 (11.76%) SAN
17 31 (11.40%) Red Hat
18 29 (10.66%) MCSE
19 27 (9.93%) Network Security
20 26 (9.56%) Oracle Database
20 26 (9.56%) Firewall
21 24 (8.82%) VPN
21 24 (8.82%) Relational Database

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 34 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 19 (6.99%) IIS
3 18 (6.62%) Apache
4 15 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (3.68%) nginx
5 10 (3.68%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.94%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.57%) SAS
8 6 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (2.21%) Oracle Application Server
9 5 (1.84%) MTS
9 5 (1.84%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.84%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.84%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.84%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.47%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.10%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.74%) MS Project Server
13 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 54 (19.85%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.88%) MS Office
3 2 (0.74%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.74%) MS Project
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.68%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.47%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.37%) Agresso
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.37%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.37%) Magento
3 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.37%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.37%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.57%) SaaS
2 3 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (13.24%) DNS
2 34 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 32 (11.76%) SAN
4 27 (9.93%) Network Security
5 26 (9.56%) Firewall
6 24 (8.82%) VPN
7 21 (7.72%) DHCP
8 15 (5.51%) LAN
9 14 (5.15%) WAN
10 10 (3.68%) LDAP
11 9 (3.31%) Wireless
12 8 (2.94%) SSL
12 8 (2.94%) HTTP
13 7 (2.57%) Internet
13 7 (2.57%) MPLS
13 7 (2.57%) VLAN
14 6 (2.21%) Structured Cabling
14 6 (2.21%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (2.21%) xDSL
14 6 (2.21%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (34.93%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.56%) Oracle Database
3 24 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 24 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (8.09%) MySQL
4 22 (8.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (6.25%) RDBMS
7 12 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (4.41%) DB2
8 10 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (3.68%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (2.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 6 (2.21%) Base SAS
10 6 (2.21%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 6 (2.21%) Big Data
11 5 (1.84%) OLTP
11 5 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.84%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (2.57%) Toad
1 7 (2.57%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (1.84%) Mercurial
3 4 (1.47%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.74%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.74%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.37%) Ant
5 1 (0.37%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.37%) Maven
5 1 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.37%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.37%) Hudson
General
1 42 (15.44%) Finance
2 8 (2.94%) Legal
3 3 (1.10%) Billing
3 3 (1.10%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.10%) Games
3 3 (1.10%) Law
4 2 (0.74%) German Language
4 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.37%) Automotive
5 1 (0.37%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.04%) XML
2 10 (3.68%) .NET
3 7 (2.57%) LAMP
4 5 (1.84%) Memcached
4 5 (1.84%) Oracle Streams
5 2 (0.74%) Web Services
6 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.37%) Ajax
6 1 (0.37%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.37%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.60%) Clustering
2 18 (6.62%) Replication
3 14 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.31%) LPAR
5 8 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.21%) Data Extraction
7 5 (1.84%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.10%) HACMP
8 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.37%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.37%) Handset
9 1 (0.37%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.37%) Social Media
9 1 (0.37%) CMDB
9 1 (0.37%) Blog
9 1 (0.37%) PKI
9 1 (0.37%) Statistics
9 1 (0.37%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.37%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 106 (38.97%) Windows
2 98 (36.03%) Linux
3 63 (23.16%) UNIX
4 54 (19.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (13.24%) Solaris
6 34 (12.50%) AIX
7 24 (8.82%) Windows 7
8 23 (8.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (8.09%) SUSE
10 18 (6.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (3.68%) CentOS
12 8 (2.94%) HPUX
13 7 (2.57%) Windows XP
13 7 (2.57%) Debian
14 6 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (1.84%) VMS
15 5 (1.84%) SELinux
16 4 (1.47%) Windows 8
17 3 (1.10%) Ubuntu
18 2 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (15.44%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (7.72%) ITIL
3 15 (5.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (5.15%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (4.78%) Load Balancing
6 11 (4.04%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (2.57%) OO
7 7 (2.57%) ERP
7 7 (2.57%) Business Continuity
7 7 (2.57%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (2.21%) Data Protection
8 6 (2.21%) High Availability
8 6 (2.21%) Data Analysis
8 6 (2.21%) Data Modelling
9 5 (1.84%) CRM
9 5 (1.84%) Network Design
9 5 (1.84%) Project Management
9 5 (1.84%) Problem Management
9 5 (1.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 100 (36.76%) SQL
2 19 (6.99%) PHP
3 16 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 13 (4.78%) Java
5 10 (3.68%) Bash Shell
5 10 (3.68%) PL/SQL
6 9 (3.31%) Python
7 7 (2.57%) Perl
8 5 (1.84%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.84%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.10%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.74%) VBScript
11 1 (0.37%) VB
11 1 (0.37%) C
11 1 (0.37%) C#
11 1 (0.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (10.66%) MCSE
3 23 (8.46%) MCITP
4 21 (7.72%) MCSA
5 15 (5.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (5.15%) Degree
6 14 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (4.78%) CCNA
8 11 (4.04%) Security Cleared
9 9 (3.31%) MCP
10 7 (2.57%) CCNP
11 6 (2.21%) MCTS
11 6 (2.21%) CCIE
12 4 (1.47%) SAS Certification
13 2 (0.74%) CCA
13 2 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.37%) RHCE
14 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.31%) SLA
2 5 (1.84%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.37%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (20.96%) Active Directory
2 46 (16.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (8.46%) PowerHA
4 15 (5.51%) VMware ESX
5 8 (2.94%) vSphere
6 7 (2.57%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (2.57%) Postfix
6 7 (2.57%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (2.57%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (1.84%) Sendmail
7 5 (1.84%) Varnish
8 4 (1.47%) Novell eDirectory
8 4 (1.47%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.10%) XenApp
10 2 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.74%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.37%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.37%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 15 (5.51%) Data Guard
2 9 (3.31%) Nagios
3 7 (2.57%) Puppet
4 5 (1.84%) SCCM
5 3 (1.10%) Foglight
5 3 (1.10%) YUM
5 3 (1.10%) SCOM
6 2 (0.74%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.74%) WSUS
6 2 (0.74%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.74%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.37%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.37%) Ansible
Vendors
1 97 (35.66%) Microsoft
2 63 (23.16%) VMware
3 51 (18.75%) Oracle
4 34 (12.50%) IBM
5 31 (11.40%) Red Hat
6 18 (6.62%) Citrix
7 17 (6.25%) Dell
8 13 (4.78%) Cisco
9 11 (4.04%) Websense
10 10 (3.68%) Veritas
11 7 (2.57%) Apple
12 6 (2.21%) WatchGuard
12 6 (2.21%) SAP
12 6 (2.21%) HP
12 6 (2.21%) Sun
13 5 (1.84%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.84%) NetApp
13 5 (1.84%) JBoss
13 5 (1.84%) Acronis
13 5 (1.84%) Axway
Lichfield, Staffordshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Circa £15k+
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jumar
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago