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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 115 94 75
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 112 140 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.00% 2.59% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 2.72% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 90 131 158
Average salary £39,250 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.53% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
5270 5142 5161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.06% 95.28% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4397 4264 4397
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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
(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
Birmingham +3 34 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Staffordshire +16 31 £30,750 +7.89% 4
Warwickshire -38 12 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Coventry -17 11 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Shropshire 0 7 £19,000 -52.50% 1
Wolverhampton -4 5 £50,000 +1.01%
Solihull +5 3 £19,250 -34.22% 1
Worcestershire -8 3 £29,000 -9.37%
Herefordshire - 2 £47,500 -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 98 (44.55%) SQL
2 79 (35.91%) SQL Server
3 73 (33.18%) Microsoft
4 68 (30.91%) Windows
5 56 (25.45%) Linux
6 47 (21.36%) VMware
7 45 (20.45%) MS Excel
8 37 (16.82%) Active Directory
9 30 (13.64%) Finance
10 29 (13.18%) HP
10 29 (13.18%) Performance Tuning
11 28 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 28 (12.73%) UNIX
11 28 (12.73%) Firewall
11 28 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 27 (12.27%) MS Exchange
12 27 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
13 24 (10.91%) Oracle
13 24 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
14 21 (9.55%) SAN
14 21 (9.55%) MS Office
14 21 (9.55%) T-SQL
15 19 (8.64%) Cisco
15 19 (8.64%) Degree
16 18 (8.18%) Project Management
17 17 (7.73%) Windows Server 2003
17 17 (7.73%) SQL Server 2008
17 17 (7.73%) Windows Server 2012
18 16 (7.27%) VLAN
18 16 (7.27%) Hyper-V

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 27 (12.27%) MS Exchange
2 11 (5.00%) Apache
3 7 (3.18%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.18%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.73%) Lync
5 5 (2.27%) OpenStack
5 5 (2.27%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.82%) IIS
6 4 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.36%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.36%) nginx
7 3 (1.36%) JBoss
8 2 (0.91%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.91%) Zimbra
8 2 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.45%) WordPress
9 1 (0.45%) Site Server
9 1 (0.45%) GroupWise
Applications
1 45 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.55%) MS Office
3 8 (3.64%) MS Project
4 2 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.45%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.45%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (2.73%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.45%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.45%) Agresso
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.45%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.64%) SaaS
2 6 (2.73%) Office 365
3 4 (1.82%) Joyent
3 4 (1.82%) IaaS
3 4 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.36%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.45%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.73%) Firewall
2 21 (9.55%) SAN
3 16 (7.27%) DNS
3 16 (7.27%) VLAN
4 13 (5.91%) VPN
4 13 (5.91%) VoIP
5 12 (5.45%) LAN
5 12 (5.45%) WAN
5 12 (5.45%) Internet
6 11 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (5.00%) DHCP
7 8 (3.64%) Wireless
8 6 (2.73%) MPLS
9 5 (2.27%) Intranet
9 5 (2.27%) HTTP
10 4 (1.82%) Network Security
11 3 (1.36%) LDAP
11 3 (1.36%) DMZ
12 2 (0.91%) WLAN
12 2 (0.91%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (35.91%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 28 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (7.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (6.36%) MySQL
5 10 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (4.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (3.64%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.73%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.73%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.36%) Informix
10 3 (1.36%) OLTP
10 3 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.36%) ProClarity
11 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.91%) MS Access
11 2 (0.91%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.82%) Toad
3 3 (1.36%) Subversion
4 2 (0.91%) Selenium
4 2 (0.91%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.91%) Hudson
4 2 (0.91%) MSI
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (13.64%) Finance
2 7 (3.18%) Manufacturing
2 7 (3.18%) Retail
2 7 (3.18%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.73%) Billing
4 4 (1.82%) Marketing
5 2 (0.91%) Banking
5 2 (0.91%) Front Office
5 2 (0.91%) Back Office
6 1 (0.45%) Law
6 1 (0.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.55%) HTML
2 8 (3.64%) .NET
2 8 (3.64%) CSS
3 4 (1.82%) Web Services
3 4 (1.82%) Middleware
4 3 (1.36%) XML
4 3 (1.36%) XSLT
4 3 (1.36%) REST
5 2 (0.91%) EDI
5 2 (0.91%) Memcached
5 2 (0.91%) LAMP
6 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (0.45%) HTML5
6 1 (0.45%) XHTML
6 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.27%) Replication
2 13 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.64%) Statistics
4 7 (3.18%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.18%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.73%) Clustering
5 6 (2.73%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.27%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.82%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.82%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.82%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.36%) CCTV
8 3 (1.36%) iPhone
8 3 (1.36%) LPAR
8 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.91%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.91%) PKI
10 1 (0.45%) Handset
10 1 (0.45%) HP Superdome
10 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 68 (30.91%) Windows
2 56 (25.45%) Linux
3 28 (12.73%) UNIX
4 17 (7.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (7.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (5.91%) Solaris
6 12 (5.45%) Windows XP
6 12 (5.45%) Windows 7
7 11 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (4.09%) CentOS
8 9 (4.09%) Ubuntu
9 8 (3.64%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (2.73%) AIX
11 5 (2.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.36%) HPUX
13 2 (0.91%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.45%) SUSE
14 1 (0.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (13.18%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (8.18%) Project Management
3 16 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (7.27%) ERP
3 16 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (5.91%) ITIL
5 11 (5.00%) Migration
6 9 (4.09%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (3.64%) E-Commerce
7 8 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (3.18%) Change Management
8 7 (3.18%) Configuration Management
8 7 (3.18%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (2.73%) DevOps
10 5 (2.27%) Mentoring
10 5 (2.27%) Analytics
10 5 (2.27%) Problem Management
10 5 (2.27%) Dimensional Modelling
10 5 (2.27%) SOA
11 4 (1.82%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (44.55%) SQL
2 21 (9.55%) T-SQL
3 15 (6.82%) PHP
4 7 (3.18%) Bash Shell
4 7 (3.18%) Java
5 4 (1.82%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.36%) VB6
6 3 (1.36%) C
6 3 (1.36%) VB
7 2 (0.91%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.91%) Perl
7 2 (0.91%) Python
8 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.45%) Korn
8 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.45%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.45%) C#
8 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (8.64%) Degree
3 13 (5.91%) MCITP
3 13 (5.91%) CCNA
3 13 (5.91%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (5.45%) CCNP
4 12 (5.45%) MCTS
5 10 (4.55%) MCSE
6 5 (2.27%) MCSA
7 3 (1.36%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.91%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.91%) RHCE
8 2 (0.91%) HNC
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.91%) SLA
2 4 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.82%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.36%) QA
3 3 (1.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (16.82%) Active Directory
2 27 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.27%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.55%) vSphere
5 5 (2.27%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.36%) XenApp
6 3 (1.36%) KVM
7 2 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.91%) Dovecot
7 2 (0.91%) Corosync
7 2 (0.91%) Xen
7 2 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.45%) Novell eDirectory
8 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (3.64%) SCCM
2 7 (3.18%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.73%) Puppet
4 5 (2.27%) Nagios
5 4 (1.82%) Foglight
5 4 (1.82%) SCOM
5 4 (1.82%) WSUS
5 4 (1.82%) Vagrant
5 4 (1.82%) Ansible
6 3 (1.36%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.91%) logstash
7 2 (0.91%) Pacemaker
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.45%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.45%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 73 (33.18%) Microsoft
2 47 (21.36%) VMware
3 29 (13.18%) HP
4 24 (10.91%) Oracle
5 19 (8.64%) Cisco
6 16 (7.27%) Citrix
6 16 (7.27%) Red Hat
7 13 (5.91%) NetApp
8 8 (3.64%) IBM
8 8 (3.64%) Veeam
9 6 (2.73%) WatchGuard
9 6 (2.73%) Rackspace
10 5 (2.27%) Google
11 4 (1.82%) Barracuda Networks
11 4 (1.82%) Sage
11 4 (1.82%) CA
11 4 (1.82%) Red Gate
12 3 (1.36%) Avaya
12 3 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.36%) 3PAR
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits, great projects!
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Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £13500 - £17500 per annum + Bonus + pension
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Warwickshire
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