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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 106 105 71
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -34
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 112 119 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.08% 2.20% 3.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 2.32% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 108 107 142
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,800 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
5125 5131 4879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.96% 95.00% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4293 4334 4050
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 May 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 28 May 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
Staffordshire +29 23 £31,500 +5.00% 2
Birmingham -27 21 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Coventry -2 18 £37,500 - 1
Solihull +17 11 £26,250 -34.37%
Worcestershire -1 10 £43,000 +21.98%
Wolverhampton +17 6 £35,000 +14.75% 1
Warwickshire -25 6 £43,750 +38.88% 1
Shropshire -4 4 £25,750 -11.20%
Dudley +3 3 £27,500 -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 131 (51.57%) SQL
2 94 (37.01%) Microsoft
3 89 (35.04%) Linux
4 82 (32.28%) SQL Server
5 73 (28.74%) Windows
6 64 (25.20%) MS Excel
7 55 (21.65%) UNIX
8 47 (18.50%) VMware
9 44 (17.32%) Oracle
10 40 (15.75%) Finance
11 37 (14.57%) SQL Server 2005
12 36 (14.17%) Microsoft Certification
13 35 (13.78%) Solaris
13 35 (13.78%) SQL Server 2008
14 34 (13.39%) Performance Tuning
14 34 (13.39%) Red Hat
15 33 (12.99%) Project Management
15 33 (12.99%) PL/SQL
15 33 (12.99%) Relational Database
16 31 (12.20%) MS Office
17 30 (11.81%) Active Directory
18 28 (11.02%) ITIL
18 28 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
19 27 (10.63%) Time Management
20 25 (9.84%) RDBMS
21 24 (9.45%) PHP
21 24 (9.45%) MCTS
21 24 (9.45%) MCITP
22 23 (9.06%) Dynamics AX
22 23 (9.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 23 (9.06%) Tomcat
2 20 (7.87%) MS Exchange
3 15 (5.91%) Apache
4 11 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (3.94%) WebLogic
6 9 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (3.54%) IIS
6 9 (3.54%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.54%) JBoss
7 7 (2.76%) OpenStack
8 6 (2.36%) GlassFish
9 5 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.57%) Lync
11 3 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.18%) OpenEdge
12 2 (0.79%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.39%) nginx
13 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 64 (25.20%) MS Excel
2 31 (12.20%) MS Office
3 13 (5.12%) MS Project
4 6 (2.36%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (9.06%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (2.76%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.36%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.18%) assyst
4 3 (1.18%) Agresso
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.39%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.76%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (2.76%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (2.76%) IaaS
1 7 (2.76%) Joyent
2 3 (1.18%) SaaS
3 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.87%) SAN
2 16 (6.30%) Firewall
3 11 (4.33%) VLAN
4 10 (3.94%) DHCP
4 10 (3.94%) DNS
5 8 (3.15%) VPN
6 7 (2.76%) HTTP
6 7 (2.76%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.76%) LAN
6 7 (2.76%) WAN
7 6 (2.36%) LDAP
8 5 (1.97%) Wireless
9 4 (1.57%) MPLS
9 4 (1.57%) Internet
10 3 (1.18%) Network Security
10 3 (1.18%) BIG-IP
10 3 (1.18%) VoIP
10 3 (1.18%) DMZ
11 2 (0.79%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.39%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (32.28%) SQL Server
2 37 (14.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 35 (13.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (12.99%) Relational Database
5 25 (9.84%) RDBMS
6 23 (9.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (6.69%) Oracle Database
8 13 (5.12%) MySQL
9 11 (4.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (3.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (3.54%) Data Mining
12 8 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (2.36%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 6 (2.36%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2000
15 3 (1.18%) Informix
16 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
16 2 (0.79%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (2.36%) Visual Studio
1 6 (2.36%) Hudson
2 5 (1.97%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.97%) Toad
3 3 (1.18%) Mercurial
3 3 (1.18%) Artifactory
3 3 (1.18%) CruiseControl
3 3 (1.18%) Maven
3 3 (1.18%) Ant
4 2 (0.79%) Subversion
General
1 40 (15.75%) Finance
2 12 (4.72%) Legal
3 7 (2.76%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.76%) Billing
4 5 (1.97%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.97%) Retail
5 3 (1.18%) Banking
6 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.79%) Front Office
6 2 (0.79%) Back Office
7 1 (0.39%) Games
7 1 (0.39%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.69%) .NET
2 7 (2.76%) Web Services
3 5 (1.97%) REST
3 5 (1.97%) J2EE
3 5 (1.97%) HTML
4 4 (1.57%) Middleware
4 4 (1.57%) CSS
5 2 (0.79%) XML
5 2 (0.79%) XSLT
5 2 (0.79%) LAMP
5 2 (0.79%) CSS3
5 2 (0.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.51%) Replication
3 8 (3.15%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.76%) LPAR
4 7 (2.76%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.76%) Clustering
4 7 (2.76%) Statistics
4 7 (2.76%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.36%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.97%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.97%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.97%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.57%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.18%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.79%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.79%) Handset
10 1 (0.39%) HACMP
10 1 (0.39%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 89 (35.04%) Linux
2 73 (28.74%) Windows
3 55 (21.65%) UNIX
4 35 (13.78%) Solaris
5 17 (6.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (5.51%) Windows 7
6 14 (5.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (3.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (3.15%) AIX
8 8 (3.15%) Ubuntu
9 7 (2.76%) Windows XP
10 6 (2.36%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.57%) HPUX
12 3 (1.18%) CentOS
12 3 (1.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.79%) Debian
14 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (13.39%) Performance Tuning
2 33 (12.99%) Project Management
3 28 (11.02%) ITIL
4 27 (10.63%) Time Management
5 16 (6.30%) DevOps
6 13 (5.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (4.72%) Configuration Management
7 12 (4.72%) Business Analysis
8 11 (4.33%) Migration
9 10 (3.94%) CRM
9 10 (3.94%) SOA
9 10 (3.94%) E-Commerce
10 9 (3.54%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (3.54%) Data Analysis
11 8 (3.15%) ERP
12 7 (2.76%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (2.76%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (2.36%) Incident Management
13 6 (2.36%) Service Management
13 6 (2.36%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (51.57%) SQL
2 33 (12.99%) PL/SQL
3 24 (9.45%) PHP
4 16 (6.30%) PowerShell
4 16 (6.30%) Java
5 14 (5.51%) Perl
6 8 (3.15%) Python
6 8 (3.15%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.15%) Bash Shell
7 5 (1.97%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.97%) C
8 4 (1.57%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.57%) VBScript
9 3 (1.18%) VB
9 3 (1.18%) C#
9 3 (1.18%) C++
10 2 (0.79%) VB6
11 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (14.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (9.45%) MCTS
2 24 (9.45%) MCITP
3 14 (5.51%) Degree
4 11 (4.33%) MCSE
5 9 (3.54%) Security Cleared
5 9 (3.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (3.15%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.97%) OCA
7 5 (1.97%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.18%) CCNP
8 3 (1.18%) CCNA
9 2 (0.79%) CCA
9 2 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.79%) RHCE
9 2 (0.79%) MCSA
9 2 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.39%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.66%) SLA
2 4 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 30 (11.81%) Active Directory
2 28 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.33%) vSphere
4 7 (2.76%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.36%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (1.97%) XenApp
7 3 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.79%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.79%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.39%) KVM
9 1 (0.39%) Samba
9 1 (0.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (4.72%) Ansible
2 11 (4.33%) Puppet
2 11 (4.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (3.54%) SCCM
3 9 (3.54%) Nagios
4 8 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (2.76%) Vagrant
6 5 (1.97%) Data Guard
6 5 (1.97%) BladeLogic
6 5 (1.97%) Unicenter
6 5 (1.97%) Tivoli
7 4 (1.57%) Foglight
7 4 (1.57%) SCOM
8 3 (1.18%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.18%) WSUS
9 2 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.79%) Control-M
9 2 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.39%) yum
10 1 (0.39%) SCSM
Vendors
1 94 (37.01%) Microsoft
2 47 (18.50%) VMware
3 44 (17.32%) Oracle
4 34 (13.39%) Red Hat
5 20 (7.87%) Citrix
6 17 (6.69%) Cisco
7 16 (6.30%) HP
8 14 (5.51%) NetApp
9 13 (5.12%) IBM
10 8 (3.15%) Google
11 7 (2.76%) Rackspace
12 6 (2.36%) Hyperion
12 6 (2.36%) Tableau
13 3 (1.18%) ServiceNow
13 3 (1.18%) WatchGuard
13 3 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.18%) CA
13 3 (1.18%) EMC
14 2 (0.79%) Lotus
14 2 (0.79%) Sophos
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Midlands
Mason Frank
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Plus a competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £27k - 30k per year + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Excellent Bonus + Oncall
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Mason Frank
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago