The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 96 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 122 220 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.26% 3.95% 3.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 4.17% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 113 171 169
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,980 £28,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5112 5273 4625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.79% 94.70% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4276 4428 4017
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Administrator
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +33 38 £35,000 +2.18% 4
Birmingham -15 37 £37,500 -10.71% 5
Staffordshire -24 14 £28,500 -36.66%
Coventry -43 12 £45,000 -2.17% 1
Worcestershire +3 11 £38,000 +38.18% 1
Sutton Coldfield +2 3 £29,000 +7.40%
Solihull -5 2 £29,265 -17.56%
Herefordshire - 2 - -
Shropshire -6 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 97 (39.59%) Windows
2 96 (39.18%) Microsoft
3 89 (36.33%) SQL Server
4 81 (33.06%) SQL
5 80 (32.65%) Linux
6 61 (24.90%) VMware
7 54 (22.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 53 (21.63%) Active Directory
9 48 (19.59%) MS Excel
10 47 (19.18%) Finance
11 40 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 38 (15.51%) UNIX
12 38 (15.51%) Microsoft Certification
13 37 (15.10%) SAN
14 36 (14.69%) Performance Tuning
15 33 (13.47%) SQL Server 2008
16 32 (13.06%) DNS
17 30 (12.24%) TCP/IP
17 30 (12.24%) Oracle
17 30 (12.24%) MS Exchange
18 29 (11.84%) MCSE
18 29 (11.84%) IBM
19 27 (11.02%) ITIL
19 27 (11.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 26 (10.61%) Replication
21 25 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 24 (9.80%) AIX
23 22 (8.98%) SUSE
23 22 (8.98%) Disaster Recovery
23 22 (8.98%) MCSA

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (12.24%) MS Exchange
2 22 (8.98%) IIS
3 19 (7.76%) Apache
4 14 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (4.08%) nginx
6 9 (3.67%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.86%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.45%) Oracle Application Server
9 5 (2.04%) OpenStack
9 5 (2.04%) Apache Solr
9 5 (2.04%) WebSphere
9 5 (2.04%) MTS
10 4 (1.63%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.82%) SAS
12 2 (0.82%) MS Project Server
13 1 (0.41%) Site Server
Applications
1 48 (19.59%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.76%) MS Office
3 2 (0.82%) MS Project
3 2 (0.82%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.22%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (0.82%) Agresso
3 2 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.82%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.41%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.41%) Magento
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.04%) SaaS
2 3 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (15.10%) SAN
2 32 (13.06%) DNS
3 30 (12.24%) TCP/IP
4 21 (8.57%) Network Security
5 20 (8.16%) VPN
6 18 (7.35%) DHCP
7 17 (6.94%) Firewall
8 12 (4.90%) LAN
9 11 (4.49%) WAN
10 9 (3.67%) Wireless
11 8 (3.27%) SSL
12 5 (2.04%) NAS
12 5 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (2.04%) VLAN
12 5 (2.04%) SNMP
12 5 (2.04%) VoIP
12 5 (2.04%) Intranet
12 5 (2.04%) LDAP
13 4 (1.63%) Internet
13 4 (1.63%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (36.33%) SQL Server
2 33 (13.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (11.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (7.35%) Oracle Database
6 17 (6.94%) MySQL
7 16 (6.53%) Relational Database
8 14 (5.71%) OLTP
9 12 (4.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (4.08%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (3.67%) Big Data
11 9 (3.67%) RDBMS
12 7 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (2.86%) DB2
12 7 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (2.04%) NoSQL
14 4 (1.63%) Oracle9i Database
14 4 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (2.86%) Toad
2 4 (1.63%) ClearCase
2 4 (1.63%) Mercurial
3 2 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.82%) RequisitePro
4 1 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 47 (19.18%) Finance
2 8 (3.27%) Legal
3 5 (2.04%) Billing
3 5 (2.04%) Games
4 4 (1.63%) Law
5 3 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.82%) Back Office
6 2 (0.82%) German Language
7 1 (0.41%) Retail
7 1 (0.41%) Local Government
7 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.41%) Advertising
7 1 (0.41%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.67%) .NET
2 7 (2.86%) LAMP
3 6 (2.45%) XML
4 5 (2.04%) Memcached
4 5 (2.04%) Oracle Streams
4 5 (2.04%) Web Services
5 3 (1.22%) Mason
5 3 (1.22%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.41%) jQuery
6 1 (0.41%) WCF
6 1 (0.41%) Ajax
6 1 (0.41%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.61%) Replication
2 20 (8.16%) Clustering
3 12 (4.90%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.08%) LPAR
5 8 (3.27%) Data Extraction
6 5 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.22%) HACMP
8 2 (0.82%) CMDB
8 2 (0.82%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.41%) Social Media
9 1 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.41%) Blog
9 1 (0.41%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.41%) PKI
9 1 (0.41%) Statistics
9 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 97 (39.59%) Windows
2 80 (32.65%) Linux
3 54 (22.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (15.51%) UNIX
5 24 (9.80%) AIX
6 22 (8.98%) SUSE
6 22 (8.98%) Windows 7
7 20 (8.16%) Solaris
7 20 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.86%) Debian
10 6 (2.45%) HPUX
10 6 (2.45%) CentOS
11 5 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (2.04%) SELinux
11 5 (2.04%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.63%) VMS
13 3 (1.22%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.22%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (14.69%) Performance Tuning
2 27 (11.02%) ITIL
3 22 (8.98%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (5.71%) Load Balancing
4 14 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (4.90%) Business Continuity
5 12 (4.90%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (4.08%) CRM
7 9 (3.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (3.27%) Asset Management
9 6 (2.45%) OO
9 6 (2.45%) Project Management
9 6 (2.45%) Time Management
9 6 (2.45%) Data Protection
9 6 (2.45%) Capacity Management
10 5 (2.04%) Network Load Balancing
10 5 (2.04%) Change Management
10 5 (2.04%) Migration
10 5 (2.04%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 81 (33.06%) SQL
2 15 (6.12%) Shell Script
3 13 (5.31%) PHP
4 11 (4.49%) T-SQL
5 7 (2.86%) PL/SQL
5 7 (2.86%) Java
5 7 (2.86%) Python
6 6 (2.45%) Perl
7 5 (2.04%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.63%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.41%) Ruby
9 1 (0.41%) C
9 1 (0.41%) C#
9 1 (0.41%) VBScript
9 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (15.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (11.84%) MCSE
3 22 (8.98%) MCSA
4 17 (6.94%) MCITP
5 14 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (4.49%) Degree
6 11 (4.49%) MCP
7 10 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (4.08%) CCNA
8 9 (3.67%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.22%) CCNP
10 2 (0.82%) CCIE
11 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.41%) CCA
11 1 (0.41%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.41%) RHCE
11 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.67%) SLA
2 3 (1.22%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.22%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 53 (21.63%) Active Directory
2 40 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.49%) PowerHA
4 9 (3.67%) VMware ESX
5 7 (2.86%) Postfix
5 7 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (2.04%) Varnish
6 5 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.04%) Sendmail
7 4 (1.63%) Novell eDirectory
7 4 (1.63%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.82%) vSphere
9 2 (0.82%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.41%) XenApp
10 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.41%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (5.31%) Data Guard
2 6 (2.45%) SCCM
3 5 (2.04%) Nagios
4 3 (1.22%) YUM
4 3 (1.22%) Foglight
5 2 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.82%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.82%) WSUS
5 2 (0.82%) SCOM
5 2 (0.82%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.41%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 96 (39.18%) Microsoft
2 61 (24.90%) VMware
3 30 (12.24%) Oracle
4 29 (11.84%) IBM
5 20 (8.16%) Dell
5 20 (8.16%) Red Hat
6 15 (6.12%) Cisco
7 11 (4.49%) Citrix
7 11 (4.49%) NetApp
8 10 (4.08%) Websense
9 7 (2.86%) Apple
10 6 (2.45%) JBoss
10 6 (2.45%) SAP
10 6 (2.45%) Veritas
10 6 (2.45%) HP
10 6 (2.45%) Sun
11 5 (2.04%) Acronis
11 5 (2.04%) WatchGuard
11 5 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.63%) CheckPoint
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Next Move IT
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 26 days ago