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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 86 73 78
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 138 134 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.76% 3.23% 3.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 3.41% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 121 107 116
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,100 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,100 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £38,500
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
4746 3925 4304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.00% 94.67% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4092 3193 3678
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -24 33 £36,500 -9.87% 5
Solihull -2 21 £26,000 -30.66%
Coventry -24 19 £35,000 +33.33% 6
Wolverhampton +8 11 £35,000 -16.87% 2
Staffordshire -6 8 £28,750 -50.00%
Worcestershire -4 7 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Dudley - 6 £27,500 -
Shropshire -19 5 £28,500 -36.66%
Warwickshire -23 5 £42,500 +56.68% 1
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 163 (53.80%) SQL
2 115 (37.95%) Microsoft
3 107 (35.31%) Linux
4 95 (31.35%) SQL Server
5 90 (29.70%) Windows
6 71 (23.43%) MS Excel
7 63 (20.79%) Oracle
8 62 (20.46%) UNIX
9 47 (15.51%) Performance Tuning
10 45 (14.85%) Red Hat
11 44 (14.52%) PL/SQL
12 43 (14.19%) SQL Server 2008
13 42 (13.86%) Finance
14 41 (13.53%) Microsoft Certification
15 40 (13.20%) Solaris
16 39 (12.87%) VMware
16 39 (12.87%) SQL Server 2005
17 37 (12.21%) Relational Database
18 34 (11.22%) Dynamics AX
18 34 (11.22%) Project Management
19 33 (10.89%) Oracle Database
20 32 (10.56%) Active Directory
21 31 (10.23%) Time Management
22 30 (9.90%) MCITP
23 29 (9.57%) MCTS
23 29 (9.57%) MS Office
24 28 (9.24%) RDBMS
24 28 (9.24%) VMware Infrastructure
25 27 (8.91%) ITIL
26 24 (7.92%) Migration

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 24 (7.92%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.94%) SharePoint 2010
2 18 (5.94%) Tomcat
3 17 (5.61%) MS Exchange
4 13 (4.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 12 (3.96%) IIS
6 11 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (2.97%) Apache
8 8 (2.64%) JBoss
8 8 (2.64%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.99%) OpenEdge
11 3 (0.99%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.99%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.99%) Lync
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.33%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 71 (23.43%) MS Excel
2 29 (9.57%) MS Office
3 10 (3.30%) MS Project
4 7 (2.31%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.65%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (11.22%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (3.63%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (2.64%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (1.98%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (1.65%) MFGPRO
7 3 (0.99%) assyst
7 3 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.99%) Remedy AR System
8 2 (0.66%) Agresso
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.31%) Office 365
2 3 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (0.99%) Joyent
2 3 (0.99%) IaaS
2 3 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.66%) SaaS
3 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.94%) SAN
2 15 (4.95%) Firewall
3 13 (4.29%) WAN
4 12 (3.96%) DNS
4 12 (3.96%) VPN
5 11 (3.63%) DHCP
5 11 (3.63%) LAN
6 9 (2.97%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.98%) HTTP
7 6 (1.98%) MPLS
8 5 (1.65%) BIG-IP
8 5 (1.65%) LDAP
9 4 (1.32%) xDSL
9 4 (1.32%) UMTS
9 4 (1.32%) VoIP
9 4 (1.32%) GPRS
9 4 (1.32%) ISDN
9 4 (1.32%) Internet
9 4 (1.32%) VLAN
10 3 (0.99%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (31.35%) SQL Server
2 43 (14.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (12.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 37 (12.21%) Relational Database
5 33 (10.89%) Oracle Database
6 28 (9.24%) RDBMS
7 18 (5.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (3.96%) MySQL
9 12 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (3.63%) Data Mining
11 8 (2.64%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.98%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 6 (1.98%) DB2
14 5 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (3.63%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.64%) Hudson
2 8 (2.64%) Toad
3 6 (1.98%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.65%) CruiseControl
4 5 (1.65%) Maven
4 5 (1.65%) Ant
4 5 (1.65%) Artifactory
4 5 (1.65%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (13.86%) Finance
2 16 (5.28%) Legal
3 7 (2.31%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.65%) Financial Institution
5 3 (0.99%) Billing
5 3 (0.99%) Retail
5 3 (0.99%) Games
5 3 (0.99%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.66%) Back Office
6 2 (0.66%) Advertising
6 2 (0.66%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.94%) .NET
2 5 (1.65%) J2EE
3 4 (1.32%) XML
4 3 (0.99%) Web Services
4 3 (0.99%) jQuery
4 3 (0.99%) Kendo UI
5 2 (0.66%) REST
5 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.66%) CSS
6 1 (0.33%) XSLT
6 1 (0.33%) HTML
6 1 (0.33%) CAML
6 1 (0.33%) HTML5
6 1 (0.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.59%) Clustering
2 13 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.30%) Replication
4 8 (2.64%) LPAR
5 7 (2.31%) Visualisation
6 6 (1.98%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.65%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.32%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.32%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.32%) LIMS
8 4 (1.32%) Handset
9 3 (0.99%) Statistics
9 3 (0.99%) VAX
9 3 (0.99%) CMDB
10 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.33%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.33%) HACMP
11 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 107 (35.31%) Linux
2 90 (29.70%) Windows
3 62 (20.46%) UNIX
4 40 (13.20%) Solaris
5 21 (6.93%) AIX
6 19 (6.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (4.62%) Windows 7
7 14 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (2.64%) HPUX
11 4 (1.32%) CentOS
11 4 (1.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (1.32%) SUSE
12 3 (0.99%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.99%) VMS
12 3 (0.99%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.66%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.33%) Debian
14 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (15.51%) Performance Tuning
2 34 (11.22%) Project Management
3 31 (10.23%) Time Management
4 27 (8.91%) ITIL
5 24 (7.92%) Migration
6 16 (5.28%) Business Analysis
7 15 (4.95%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (4.62%) DevOps
9 13 (4.29%) Data Analysis
10 12 (3.96%) ERP
11 11 (3.63%) CRM
11 11 (3.63%) Database Tuning
12 10 (3.30%) E-Commerce
13 9 (2.97%) Configuration Management
14 8 (2.64%) SOA
14 8 (2.64%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (2.31%) Incident Management
15 7 (2.31%) Information Security
15 7 (2.31%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (2.31%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 163 (53.80%) SQL
2 44 (14.52%) PL/SQL
3 20 (6.60%) PowerShell
4 17 (5.61%) PHP
4 17 (5.61%) Java
5 14 (4.62%) Perl
6 12 (3.96%) Bash Shell
7 11 (3.63%) Python
8 10 (3.30%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.31%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.31%) VBScript
10 5 (1.65%) C#
11 3 (0.99%) C++
12 2 (0.66%) C
12 2 (0.66%) VB
13 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (13.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (9.90%) MCITP
3 29 (9.57%) MCTS
4 14 (4.62%) Security Cleared
5 13 (4.29%) Degree
6 10 (3.30%) SC Cleared
7 9 (2.97%) MCSE
8 8 (2.64%) VCP4
8 8 (2.64%) OCA
8 8 (2.64%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.65%) CCNP
10 5 (1.65%) CCNA
11 4 (1.32%) CCIE
12 3 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.66%) CCA
13 2 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.33%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.95%) SLA
2 4 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 32 (10.56%) Active Directory
2 28 (9.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.94%) vSphere
4 16 (5.28%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (2.97%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (2.97%) PowerHA
6 8 (2.64%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.98%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.65%) XenApp
9 3 (0.99%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.66%) vCloud
10 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.33%) Samba
11 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (5.94%) Nagios
2 11 (3.63%) Puppet
3 9 (2.97%) Data Guard
3 9 (2.97%) Ansible
4 8 (2.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (1.65%) Tivoli
5 5 (1.65%) Unicenter
5 5 (1.65%) BladeLogic
6 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.32%) SCCM
6 4 (1.32%) Foglight
7 3 (0.99%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.66%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.66%) SCOM
8 2 (0.66%) Control-M
8 2 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 115 (37.95%) Microsoft
2 63 (20.79%) Oracle
3 45 (14.85%) Red Hat
4 39 (12.87%) VMware
5 21 (6.93%) Citrix
6 16 (5.28%) IBM
7 14 (4.62%) Cisco
8 10 (3.30%) HP
9 9 (2.97%) NetApp
10 8 (2.64%) Hyperion
10 8 (2.64%) Remedy
11 6 (1.98%) Tableau
12 5 (1.65%) QAD
12 5 (1.65%) Progress
12 5 (1.65%) StreamServe
13 4 (1.32%) SolarWinds
13 4 (1.32%) Avaya
13 4 (1.32%) Websense
13 4 (1.32%) Google
14 3 (0.99%) Symantec
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 9 hours ago
Coventry
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £10000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £38,000
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £28500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension (8%) and Bonus (10%)
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
QA Limited
Salary: £115.50 per week
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago