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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 76 65 68
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 154 152 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.09% 3.52% 3.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.22% 3.73% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 141 119 143
Average salary £38,500 £38,125 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.98% +8.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
4776 4080 4588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.73% 94.44% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4200 3386 3986
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -28 30 £37,500 -8.53% 6
Solihull -5 24 £26,000 -30.66% 2
Wolverhampton -1 15 £35,000 -16.87%
Coventry -21 15 £35,500 +35.23% 3
Staffordshire +13 12 £32,500 -40.90% 3
Worcestershire +8 10 £35,000 -
Warwickshire -13 4 £32,875 +25.83% 4
Dudley - 2 £27,500 -
West Bromwich +5 1 £42,500 +88.88%
Shropshire -18 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Stourbridge - 1 £45,000 -
Walsall - 1 £38,500 -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 167 (53.70%) SQL
2 120 (38.59%) Microsoft
3 107 (34.41%) SQL Server
4 106 (34.08%) Linux
5 99 (31.83%) Windows
6 78 (25.08%) MS Excel
7 71 (22.83%) UNIX
7 71 (22.83%) Oracle
8 53 (17.04%) Performance Tuning
9 51 (16.40%) Solaris
10 48 (15.43%) Red Hat
11 45 (14.47%) PL/SQL
12 44 (14.15%) SQL Server 2008
13 43 (13.83%) Relational Database
13 43 (13.83%) Microsoft Certification
14 41 (13.18%) SQL Server 2005
15 39 (12.54%) VMware
16 37 (11.90%) Oracle Database
17 34 (10.93%) Clustering
17 34 (10.93%) Dynamics AX
17 34 (10.93%) RDBMS
18 33 (10.61%) Active Directory
18 33 (10.61%) MCITP
18 33 (10.61%) Finance
19 30 (9.65%) MCTS
19 30 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
20 29 (9.32%) Time Management
21 26 (8.36%) Project Management
22 25 (8.04%) AIX
23 24 (7.72%) MS Office

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (7.72%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.47%) SharePoint 2010
2 17 (5.47%) MS Exchange
3 14 (4.50%) IIS
4 12 (3.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (3.54%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.93%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.93%) SAS
7 6 (1.93%) JBoss
8 5 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.96%) OpenEdge
10 2 (0.64%) Lync
10 2 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.64%) Apache
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 78 (25.08%) MS Excel
2 24 (7.72%) MS Office
3 9 (2.89%) MS Project
4 6 (1.93%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.61%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 34 (10.93%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (3.86%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (2.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.93%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (1.93%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (1.61%) MFGPRO
6 4 (1.29%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (1.29%) Remedy AR System
7 3 (0.96%) assyst
8 2 (0.64%) Agresso
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.25%) Office 365
2 4 (1.29%) SaaS
3 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.79%) Firewall
2 17 (5.47%) WAN
3 15 (4.82%) LAN
3 15 (4.82%) VPN
3 15 (4.82%) SAN
4 13 (4.18%) TCP/IP
4 13 (4.18%) DNS
5 11 (3.54%) DHCP
6 10 (3.22%) Network Security
7 8 (2.57%) MPLS
8 6 (1.93%) xDSL
8 6 (1.93%) HTTP
8 6 (1.93%) UMTS
8 6 (1.93%) Internet
8 6 (1.93%) GPRS
8 6 (1.93%) ISDN
8 6 (1.93%) LDAP
8 6 (1.93%) VLAN
8 6 (1.93%) BIG-IP
9 4 (1.29%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (34.41%) SQL Server
2 44 (14.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (13.83%) Relational Database
4 41 (13.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 37 (11.90%) Oracle Database
6 34 (10.93%) RDBMS
7 20 (6.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (4.18%) MySQL
10 12 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (3.22%) Data Mining
12 9 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (2.89%) DB2
13 6 (1.93%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 6 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.93%) Base SAS
13 6 (1.93%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 6 (1.93%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (3.22%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.89%) Hudson
3 7 (2.25%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.93%) Mercurial
4 6 (1.93%) Artifactory
4 6 (1.93%) Ant
4 6 (1.93%) Maven
4 6 (1.93%) CruiseControl
5 5 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (1.29%) Toad
7 1 (0.32%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (10.61%) Finance
2 12 (3.86%) Legal
3 6 (1.93%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.29%) Games
4 4 (1.29%) Financial Institution
5 3 (0.96%) Retail
6 2 (0.64%) Banking
6 2 (0.64%) Advertising
6 2 (0.64%) Back Office
7 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.47%) .NET
2 7 (2.25%) XML
3 4 (1.29%) J2EE
4 3 (0.96%) jQuery
4 3 (0.96%) Kendo UI
5 2 (0.64%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.64%) CSS
6 1 (0.32%) XSLT
6 1 (0.32%) HTML
6 1 (0.32%) CAML
6 1 (0.32%) CSS3
6 1 (0.32%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.93%) Clustering
2 15 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.57%) Replication
4 6 (1.93%) Visualisation
4 6 (1.93%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.61%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.61%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.29%) LPAR
6 4 (1.29%) CMDB
6 4 (1.29%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.29%) LIMS
6 4 (1.29%) Handset
7 3 (0.96%) Statistics
7 3 (0.96%) VAX
8 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.64%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.32%) HACMP
9 1 (0.32%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 106 (34.08%) Linux
2 99 (31.83%) Windows
3 71 (22.83%) UNIX
4 51 (16.40%) Solaris
5 25 (8.04%) AIX
6 22 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (5.47%) Windows 7
8 13 (4.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (3.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (3.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (2.57%) SUSE
11 7 (2.25%) HPUX
11 7 (2.25%) CentOS
11 7 (2.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 4 (1.29%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.29%) VMS
13 3 (0.96%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.64%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.32%) Debian
15 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (17.04%) Performance Tuning
2 29 (9.32%) Time Management
3 26 (8.36%) Project Management
4 24 (7.72%) Migration
5 20 (6.43%) ITIL
6 18 (5.79%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (4.50%) Data Analysis
8 13 (4.18%) ERP
9 12 (3.86%) Business Analysis
10 11 (3.54%) DevOps
11 9 (2.89%) Data Modelling
11 9 (2.89%) CRM
11 9 (2.89%) Database Tuning
11 9 (2.89%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (2.25%) Service Delivery
12 7 (2.25%) Information Security
12 7 (2.25%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (2.25%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (2.25%) Incident Management
12 7 (2.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 167 (53.70%) SQL
2 45 (14.47%) PL/SQL
3 20 (6.43%) PowerShell
4 16 (5.14%) Java
5 13 (4.18%) PHP
5 13 (4.18%) Bash Shell
6 11 (3.54%) Python
6 11 (3.54%) JavaScript
6 11 (3.54%) Perl
7 8 (2.57%) VBScript
8 7 (2.25%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.61%) C#
10 3 (0.96%) C++
11 2 (0.64%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (13.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (10.61%) MCITP
3 30 (9.65%) MCTS
4 13 (4.18%) Security Cleared
4 13 (4.18%) Degree
5 8 (2.57%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (2.57%) OCA
5 8 (2.57%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (2.57%) MCSE
6 7 (2.25%) CCNP
6 7 (2.25%) CCNA
6 7 (2.25%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.93%) CCIE
8 4 (1.29%) SAS Certification
9 3 (0.96%) MCP
9 3 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.64%) MCSA
10 2 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.32%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.89%) SLA
2 5 (1.61%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 33 (10.61%) Active Directory
2 30 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (7.07%) vSphere
4 17 (5.47%) PowerHA
5 14 (4.50%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (2.89%) VMware ESX
6 9 (2.89%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.57%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (1.29%) XenApp
9 3 (0.96%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.96%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.64%) vCloud
11 1 (0.32%) Samba
Systems Management
1 20 (6.43%) Nagios
2 13 (4.18%) Puppet
3 12 (3.86%) Data Guard
4 8 (2.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (1.61%) Ansible
6 4 (1.29%) BladeLogic
6 4 (1.29%) Unicenter
6 4 (1.29%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.96%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (0.96%) SCCM
8 2 (0.64%) SCOM
8 2 (0.64%) Control-M
8 2 (0.64%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.32%) Foglight
9 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.32%) yum
9 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 120 (38.59%) Microsoft
2 71 (22.83%) Oracle
3 48 (15.43%) Red Hat
4 39 (12.54%) VMware
5 21 (6.75%) Citrix
6 18 (5.79%) IBM
7 14 (4.50%) Cisco
8 9 (2.89%) Remedy
9 6 (1.93%) Hyperion
9 6 (1.93%) Websense
10 5 (1.61%) QAD
10 5 (1.61%) Progress
10 5 (1.61%) HP
10 5 (1.61%) Axway
10 5 (1.61%) StreamServe
10 5 (1.61%) Tableau
11 4 (1.29%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.29%) NetApp
11 4 (1.29%) Veritas
11 4 (1.29%) Avaya
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: 15k to 15k per year GBP
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £17000.00 - £17500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum (dependent on experience) + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
CPS Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Cyber Media Solutions Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum , plus pension benefit
Posted: 16 days ago