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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 81 85 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 163 156 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.84% 2.99% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 3.13% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 143 121 172
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
5473 4985 4664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.37% 95.39% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4846 4263 4066
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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
Birmingham -54 27 £35,750 -12.80% 10
Staffordshire +17 26 £37,500 -37.50% 2
Coventry -16 24 £45,000 +50.62% 3
Warwickshire +18 23 £40,000 +45.45% 4
Solihull +2 17 £28,000 -25.33% 1
Worcestershire -3 10 £37,750 -20.52%
Wolverhampton +2 7 £49,500 +76.78% 3
Stourbridge - 5 £42,500 -
Walsall -2 2 £29,250 +32.95%
Shropshire -3 2 £50,000 +45.98%
West Bromwich - 1 £42,500 -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 132 (43.42%) SQL
2 110 (36.18%) Windows
3 107 (35.20%) Microsoft
4 99 (32.57%) Linux
5 95 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 69 (22.70%) Oracle
7 62 (20.39%) UNIX
8 57 (18.75%) MS Excel
9 56 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
10 50 (16.45%) Clustering
11 47 (15.46%) Active Directory
12 46 (15.13%) VMware
13 42 (13.82%) Microsoft Certification
14 41 (13.49%) Solaris
15 38 (12.50%) Red Hat
15 38 (12.50%) Oracle Database
15 38 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
16 35 (11.51%) VMware Infrastructure
16 35 (11.51%) AIX
16 35 (11.51%) Finance
17 29 (9.54%) SQL Server 2008
18 28 (9.21%) PowerHA
19 27 (8.88%) MCITP
19 27 (8.88%) IBM
20 25 (8.22%) Relational Database
21 24 (7.89%) Firewall
21 24 (7.89%) Citrix
22 23 (7.57%) SharePoint
22 23 (7.57%) Network Security
23 22 (7.24%) TCP/IP

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 23 (7.57%) SharePoint
2 19 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 17 (5.59%) IIS
3 17 (5.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (3.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (2.30%) SAS
7 6 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.64%) JBoss
9 4 (1.32%) Apache
9 4 (1.32%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.32%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.66%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.66%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.66%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.66%) Lync
12 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.33%) Moodle
12 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 57 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.26%) MS Office
3 5 (1.64%) InfoPath
4 4 (1.32%) MS Project
5 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (4.28%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (3.62%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.97%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (1.64%) MFGPRO
5 4 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (1.32%) Remedy AR System
6 3 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.33%) Agresso
8 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.96%) Office 365
2 5 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.89%) Firewall
2 23 (7.57%) Network Security
3 22 (7.24%) TCP/IP
4 21 (6.91%) VPN
5 20 (6.58%) DNS
6 18 (5.92%) WAN
7 17 (5.59%) LAN
8 16 (5.26%) DHCP
9 13 (4.28%) SAN
10 10 (3.29%) MPLS
11 8 (2.63%) xDSL
11 8 (2.63%) Internet
11 8 (2.63%) Wireless
11 8 (2.63%) VLAN
11 8 (2.63%) HTTP
11 8 (2.63%) UMTS
11 8 (2.63%) GPRS
11 8 (2.63%) ISDN
12 6 (1.97%) LDAP
12 6 (1.97%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 38 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 29 (9.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (8.22%) Relational Database
5 21 (6.91%) RDBMS
6 20 (6.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (4.93%) DB2
9 12 (3.95%) MySQL
10 9 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (2.96%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.97%) Base SAS
12 6 (1.97%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 6 (1.97%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 5 (1.64%) Big Data
14 3 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (1.97%) Toad
2 6 (1.97%) Mercurial
3 5 (1.64%) Hudson
3 5 (1.64%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.32%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.99%) Artifactory
5 3 (0.99%) Ant
5 3 (0.99%) ClearCase
5 3 (0.99%) CruiseControl
5 3 (0.99%) Maven
6 2 (0.66%) RequisitePro
7 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (11.51%) Finance
2 9 (2.96%) Legal
3 4 (1.32%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.32%) Financial Institution
3 4 (1.32%) Games
4 3 (0.99%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.66%) Law
5 2 (0.66%) Advertising
5 2 (0.66%) Back Office
5 2 (0.66%) German Language
6 1 (0.33%) Retail
6 1 (0.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.28%) .NET
1 13 (4.28%) XML
2 4 (1.32%) jQuery
3 3 (0.99%) Oracle Streams
3 3 (0.99%) Kendo UI
3 3 (0.99%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.33%) CSS
4 1 (0.33%) Web Services
4 1 (0.33%) XSLT
4 1 (0.33%) Ajax
4 1 (0.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.33%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (16.45%) Clustering
2 13 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.63%) Replication
4 5 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.64%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.32%) CMDB
5 4 (1.32%) LIMS
6 3 (0.99%) Handset
6 3 (0.99%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.99%) VAX
7 2 (0.66%) LPAR
7 2 (0.66%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.33%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.33%) Social Media
8 1 (0.33%) Statistics
8 1 (0.33%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.33%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 110 (36.18%) Windows
2 99 (32.57%) Linux
3 62 (20.39%) UNIX
4 41 (13.49%) Solaris
5 38 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (11.51%) AIX
7 19 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 17 (5.59%) SUSE
9 16 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (2.63%) VMS
12 7 (2.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 7 (2.30%) CentOS
13 6 (1.97%) HPUX
14 5 (1.64%) Windows 8
15 4 (1.32%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.66%) Android
17 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (6.25%) Migration
3 17 (5.59%) Capacity Planning
4 13 (4.28%) ERP
5 12 (3.95%) ITIL
6 11 (3.62%) Time Management
7 10 (3.29%) Load Balancing
7 10 (3.29%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (2.96%) OO
8 9 (2.96%) Data Analysis
8 9 (2.96%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (2.63%) Data Modelling
9 8 (2.63%) Project Management
10 7 (2.30%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (2.30%) Database Tuning
11 6 (1.97%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (1.97%) High Availability
11 6 (1.97%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (1.64%) E-Commerce
12 5 (1.64%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 132 (43.42%) SQL
2 21 (6.91%) PL/SQL
3 13 (4.28%) Java
4 12 (3.95%) Bash Shell
5 10 (3.29%) PHP
6 8 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.30%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.97%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.64%) VBScript
10 4 (1.32%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.32%) Python
11 3 (0.99%) Perl
11 3 (0.99%) C#
12 2 (0.66%) VB
13 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (13.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (8.88%) MCITP
3 20 (6.58%) MCTS
4 16 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 15 (4.93%) MCSE
6 13 (4.28%) Degree
7 10 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (2.96%) MCP
8 9 (2.96%) CCNP
8 9 (2.96%) CCNA
9 8 (2.63%) CCIE
10 6 (1.97%) MCSA
10 6 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.32%) SAS Certification
11 4 (1.32%) OCA
11 4 (1.32%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (1.32%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.33%) MCPD
12 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.33%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.62%) SLA
2 5 (1.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (15.46%) Active Directory
2 35 (11.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (9.21%) PowerHA
4 18 (5.92%) vSphere
5 17 (5.59%) VMware ESX
6 13 (4.28%) Oracle RMAN
7 8 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.32%) XenApp
9 4 (1.32%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.66%) Postfix
11 2 (0.66%) vCloud
12 1 (0.33%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 16 (5.26%) Data Guard
2 15 (4.93%) Nagios
3 10 (3.29%) Puppet
4 8 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (1.32%) SCCM
6 3 (0.99%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.66%) WSUS
8 1 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.33%) SCOM
8 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 107 (35.20%) Microsoft
2 69 (22.70%) Oracle
3 46 (15.13%) VMware
4 38 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 27 (8.88%) IBM
6 24 (7.89%) Citrix
7 15 (4.93%) Websense
8 14 (4.61%) Cisco
9 10 (3.29%) Veritas
10 9 (2.96%) Remedy
11 6 (1.97%) Dell
12 5 (1.64%) Progress
12 5 (1.64%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.64%) QAD
12 5 (1.64%) StreamServe
12 5 (1.64%) Axway
13 4 (1.32%) HP
13 4 (1.32%) BMC
13 4 (1.32%) SolarWinds
14 3 (0.99%) Nintex
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits, Phone, Laptop, PC, Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stoke on Trent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + great company
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
DP Connect
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £22500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Coral Racing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago