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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 89 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 141 184 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.59% 3.37% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 3.56% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 133 160 155
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +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
5203 5169 4550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.42% 94.72% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4311 4390 3890
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +53 49 £39,250 +4.66% 6
Birmingham -30 33 £36,250 -13.69% 6
Staffordshire -21 18 £28,500 -36.66% 2
Coventry -23 16 £45,000 -2.70% 2
Worcestershire -1 10 £32,000 +16.36%
Shropshire -6 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Wolverhampton - 3 £49,500 - 2
Solihull -4 2 £29,265 -16.38%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £29,750 -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 105 (40.70%) Windows
2 94 (36.43%) Microsoft
3 92 (35.66%) Linux
4 91 (35.27%) SQL Server
5 86 (33.33%) SQL
6 65 (25.19%) VMware
7 57 (22.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 56 (21.71%) UNIX
9 54 (20.93%) Active Directory
10 48 (18.60%) MS Excel
11 45 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
12 44 (17.05%) Oracle
12 44 (17.05%) Finance
13 40 (15.50%) Microsoft Certification
14 35 (13.57%) Performance Tuning
15 33 (12.79%) SAN
15 33 (12.79%) TCP/IP
15 33 (12.79%) DNS
16 32 (12.40%) Solaris
17 31 (12.02%) MS Exchange
18 30 (11.63%) AIX
18 30 (11.63%) IBM
18 30 (11.63%) Clustering
19 28 (10.85%) Red Hat
19 28 (10.85%) MCSE
19 28 (10.85%) SQL Server 2008
20 25 (9.69%) Network Security
21 24 (9.30%) Oracle Database
21 24 (9.30%) Windows 7
21 24 (9.30%) SUSE

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 31 (12.02%) MS Exchange
2 22 (8.53%) IIS
3 19 (7.36%) Apache
4 14 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (3.88%) nginx
6 9 (3.49%) SharePoint
7 8 (3.10%) Tomcat
7 8 (3.10%) SAS
8 6 (2.33%) Oracle Application Server
9 5 (1.94%) MTS
9 5 (1.94%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.94%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.94%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.55%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.78%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.39%) Moodle
Applications
1 48 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.98%) MS Office
3 2 (0.78%) MS Project
3 2 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.78%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.10%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.55%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.39%) Agresso
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.39%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.39%) Magento
3 1 (0.39%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.71%) SaaS
2 3 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.79%) TCP/IP
1 33 (12.79%) DNS
1 33 (12.79%) SAN
2 25 (9.69%) Network Security
3 23 (8.91%) VPN
4 22 (8.53%) Firewall
5 18 (6.98%) DHCP
6 13 (5.04%) LAN
7 12 (4.65%) WAN
8 11 (4.26%) Wireless
9 8 (3.10%) SSL
9 8 (3.10%) LDAP
10 6 (2.33%) HTTP
10 6 (2.33%) WLAN
10 6 (2.33%) MPLS
10 6 (2.33%) VLAN
10 6 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (1.94%) Internet
11 5 (1.94%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (35.27%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (9.30%) Oracle Database
4 22 (8.53%) Relational Database
5 21 (8.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (7.75%) MySQL
7 19 (7.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (5.43%) RDBMS
9 10 (3.88%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (3.88%) DB2
9 10 (3.88%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (3.49%) OLTP
11 7 (2.71%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (2.33%) Base SAS
12 6 (2.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 6 (2.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 5 (1.94%) Big Data
13 5 (1.94%) NoSQL
14 4 (1.55%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 7 (2.71%) Toad
2 5 (1.94%) Mercurial
2 5 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (1.55%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.78%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.39%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.39%) Maven
5 1 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.39%) Hudson
5 1 (0.39%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.39%) Ant
General
1 44 (17.05%) Finance
2 8 (3.10%) Legal
3 5 (1.94%) Billing
4 3 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.16%) Law
5 2 (0.78%) German Language
5 2 (0.78%) Games
6 1 (0.39%) Advertising
6 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.39%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.49%) XML
1 9 (3.49%) .NET
2 7 (2.71%) LAMP
3 5 (1.94%) Oracle Streams
3 5 (1.94%) Memcached
4 2 (0.78%) Web Services
4 2 (0.78%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.39%) Ajax
5 1 (0.39%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.63%) Clustering
2 20 (7.75%) Replication
3 11 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.49%) LPAR
5 8 (3.10%) Data Extraction
6 5 (1.94%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.16%) HACMP
8 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.39%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.39%) PKI
8 1 (0.39%) Statistics
8 1 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.39%) Social Media
8 1 (0.39%) CMDB
8 1 (0.39%) Blog
8 1 (0.39%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 105 (40.70%) Windows
2 92 (35.66%) Linux
3 57 (22.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 56 (21.71%) UNIX
5 32 (12.40%) Solaris
6 30 (11.63%) AIX
7 24 (9.30%) SUSE
7 24 (9.30%) Windows 7
8 21 (8.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (7.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (3.49%) CentOS
11 7 (2.71%) Debian
11 7 (2.71%) HPUX
12 6 (2.33%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.94%) VMS
13 5 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (1.94%) SELinux
14 4 (1.55%) Windows 8
15 3 (1.16%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (13.57%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (8.91%) ITIL
3 19 (7.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (6.20%) Capacity Planning
5 15 (5.81%) Performance Monitoring
6 14 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (5.43%) Load Balancing
7 10 (3.88%) Business Continuity
8 8 (3.10%) Asset Management
9 7 (2.71%) OO
10 6 (2.33%) CRM
10 6 (2.33%) ERP
10 6 (2.33%) Data Protection
10 6 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (1.94%) High Availability
11 5 (1.94%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (1.94%) Project Management
11 5 (1.94%) Network Design
11 5 (1.94%) Network Load Balancing
11 5 (1.94%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (33.33%) SQL
2 17 (6.59%) PHP
3 16 (6.20%) Shell Script
4 11 (4.26%) Java
5 10 (3.88%) PL/SQL
6 8 (3.10%) Python
6 8 (3.10%) Bash Shell
7 7 (2.71%) Perl
8 5 (1.94%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.16%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.78%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.39%) Ruby
11 1 (0.39%) VBScript
11 1 (0.39%) C
11 1 (0.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 40 (15.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (10.85%) MCSE
3 21 (8.14%) MCITP
4 20 (7.75%) MCSA
5 14 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (4.65%) Degree
7 11 (4.26%) CCNA
8 9 (3.49%) MCP
9 8 (3.10%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.94%) CCNP
11 4 (1.55%) CCIE
11 4 (1.55%) SAS Certification
12 3 (1.16%) MCTS
13 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.39%) CCA
13 1 (0.39%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.39%) RHCE
13 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.88%) SLA
2 5 (1.94%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.78%) QA
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (20.93%) Active Directory
2 45 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (6.98%) PowerHA
4 13 (5.04%) VMware ESX
5 7 (2.71%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (2.71%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (2.71%) vSphere
5 7 (2.71%) Postfix
6 6 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.94%) Varnish
7 5 (1.94%) Sendmail
8 4 (1.55%) Novell eDirectory
8 4 (1.55%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.39%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.39%) XenApp
11 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.39%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 14 (5.43%) Data Guard
2 8 (3.10%) Nagios
3 4 (1.55%) SCCM
3 4 (1.55%) Puppet
4 3 (1.16%) YUM
4 3 (1.16%) Foglight
5 2 (0.78%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.78%) WSUS
5 2 (0.78%) SCOM
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.39%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 94 (36.43%) Microsoft
2 65 (25.19%) VMware
3 44 (17.05%) Oracle
4 30 (11.63%) IBM
5 28 (10.85%) Red Hat
6 17 (6.59%) Dell
7 15 (5.81%) Cisco
7 15 (5.81%) Citrix
8 11 (4.26%) Websense
9 9 (3.49%) NetApp
10 8 (3.10%) Veritas
11 7 (2.71%) Apple
11 7 (2.71%) JBoss
12 6 (2.33%) SAP
12 6 (2.33%) Sun
13 5 (1.94%) HP
13 5 (1.94%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.94%) Axway
13 5 (1.94%) WatchGuard
13 5 (1.94%) Acronis
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + On-call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus , benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Required IT
Salary: £30,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Wythall, Birmingham
Trinity
Salary: £40,000 - £48,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago