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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 84 73 63
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 159 156 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.94% 3.18% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 3.35% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 141 120 162
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 £26,000 £25,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
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
5152 4653 4587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.41% 94.94% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4560 3932 4025
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £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 £38,500
% 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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -43 25 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Staffordshire +23 24 £37,500 +97.36% 2
Solihull -6 24 £26,000 -30.66% 1
Coventry -10 20 £39,500 +50.47% 4
Worcestershire +9 14 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Wolverhampton 0 9 £40,000 +42.85% 1
Warwickshire 0 7 £30,000 - 3
Stourbridge - 3 £45,000 -
Shropshire -7 2 £50,000 +5.26% 1
West Bromwich +7 1 £42,500 +88.88%
Walsall -4 1 £38,500 +75.00%
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 152 (47.50%) SQL
2 112 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 111 (34.69%) Linux
4 108 (33.75%) Windows
5 95 (29.69%) SQL Server
6 75 (23.44%) Oracle
7 73 (22.81%) UNIX
8 61 (19.06%) Performance Tuning
9 58 (18.13%) MS Excel
10 50 (15.63%) Solaris
10 50 (15.63%) Clustering
11 49 (15.31%) Red Hat
12 47 (14.69%) VMware
13 43 (13.44%) Microsoft Certification
13 43 (13.44%) Oracle Database
14 40 (12.50%) Active Directory
15 39 (12.19%) Finance
16 36 (11.25%) AIX
16 36 (11.25%) PL/SQL
17 35 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008
18 34 (10.63%) VMware Infrastructure
19 33 (10.31%) Relational Database
20 32 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
21 31 (9.69%) MCITP
22 29 (9.06%) RDBMS
23 28 (8.75%) IBM
23 28 (8.75%) SQL Server 2005
23 28 (8.75%) PowerHA
24 27 (8.44%) MCTS
25 26 (8.13%) Firewall

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 24 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.31%) SharePoint 2010
3 16 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 16 (5.00%) IIS
4 12 (3.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.19%) JBoss
5 7 (2.19%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.19%) SAS
6 6 (1.88%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.56%) Apache
7 5 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.63%) Lync
9 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.63%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.63%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 58 (18.13%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.00%) MS Office
3 5 (1.56%) InfoPath
4 4 (1.25%) MS Project
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (7.19%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (4.06%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.88%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (1.56%) MFGPRO
4 5 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (1.25%) Remedy AR System
6 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.63%) Agresso
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.13%) Office 365
2 5 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.13%) Firewall
2 20 (6.25%) Network Security
3 19 (5.94%) WAN
3 19 (5.94%) TCP/IP
4 18 (5.63%) VPN
5 17 (5.31%) DNS
5 17 (5.31%) LAN
6 15 (4.69%) SAN
7 14 (4.38%) DHCP
8 10 (3.13%) MPLS
9 9 (2.81%) VLAN
10 8 (2.50%) Internet
10 8 (2.50%) xDSL
10 8 (2.50%) HTTP
10 8 (2.50%) UMTS
10 8 (2.50%) GPRS
10 8 (2.50%) ISDN
11 7 (2.19%) Wireless
12 6 (1.88%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (1.88%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (29.69%) SQL Server
2 43 (13.44%) Oracle Database
3 35 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (10.31%) Relational Database
5 29 (9.06%) RDBMS
6 28 (8.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (5.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (4.38%) DB2
10 12 (3.75%) MySQL
11 10 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (1.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 6 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (1.88%) Base SAS
14 6 (1.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 5 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
15 5 (1.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (2.50%) Mercurial
2 7 (2.19%) Hudson
2 7 (2.19%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (2.19%) Toad
3 6 (1.88%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.56%) Artifactory
4 5 (1.56%) CruiseControl
4 5 (1.56%) Maven
4 5 (1.56%) Ant
4 5 (1.56%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.94%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.31%) RequisitePro
General
1 39 (12.19%) Finance
2 13 (4.06%) Legal
3 5 (1.56%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.25%) Games
4 4 (1.25%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.63%) Advertising
6 2 (0.63%) Back Office
7 1 (0.31%) Banking
7 1 (0.31%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.69%) .NET
2 13 (4.06%) XML
3 4 (1.25%) jQuery
4 3 (0.94%) Kendo UI
4 3 (0.94%) Oracle Streams
4 3 (0.94%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.63%) CSS
6 1 (0.31%) Web Services
6 1 (0.31%) HTML
6 1 (0.31%) XSLT
6 1 (0.31%) Ajax
6 1 (0.31%) CAML
6 1 (0.31%) HTML5
6 1 (0.31%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 50 (15.63%) Clustering
2 10 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.81%) Replication
4 6 (1.88%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.56%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.56%) Data Integration
5 5 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.25%) CMDB
6 4 (1.25%) Handset
6 4 (1.25%) LIMS
7 3 (0.94%) VAX
7 3 (0.94%) LPAR
8 2 (0.63%) Statistics
8 2 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.31%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.31%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.31%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.31%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.31%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 111 (34.69%) Linux
2 108 (33.75%) Windows
3 73 (22.81%) UNIX
4 50 (15.63%) Solaris
5 36 (11.25%) AIX
6 32 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (5.94%) Windows 7
9 18 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (5.31%) SUSE
11 13 (4.06%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (2.50%) VMS
13 7 (2.19%) CentOS
13 7 (2.19%) HPUX
13 7 (2.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 6 (1.88%) Windows 8
15 5 (1.56%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.31%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (19.06%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (7.19%) Migration
3 20 (6.25%) Time Management
4 19 (5.94%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (4.06%) ERP
5 13 (4.06%) Project Management
6 10 (3.13%) Data Modelling
6 10 (3.13%) ITIL
6 10 (3.13%) Data Analysis
7 9 (2.81%) OO
8 8 (2.50%) Business Analysis
8 8 (2.50%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (2.19%) Database Tuning
9 7 (2.19%) Load Balancing
9 7 (2.19%) E-Commerce
9 7 (2.19%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (1.88%) Information Security
10 6 (1.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (1.88%) High Availability
10 6 (1.88%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 152 (47.50%) SQL
2 36 (11.25%) PL/SQL
3 15 (4.69%) Java
4 13 (4.06%) Bash Shell
5 12 (3.75%) PowerShell
5 12 (3.75%) PHP
6 11 (3.44%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.19%) VBScript
7 7 (2.19%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.88%) Python
8 6 (1.88%) Perl
9 5 (1.56%) C#
9 5 (1.56%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.63%) C++
10 2 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (13.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (9.69%) MCITP
3 27 (8.44%) MCTS
4 18 (5.63%) Security Cleared
5 16 (5.00%) Degree
6 10 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (3.13%) MCSE
7 9 (2.81%) CCNP
7 9 (2.81%) CCNA
8 8 (2.50%) CCIE
8 8 (2.50%) OCA
8 8 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (1.88%) MCP
9 6 (1.88%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.25%) SAS Certification
11 3 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.94%) MCSA
12 1 (0.31%) CCA
12 1 (0.31%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.81%) SLA
2 5 (1.56%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 40 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 34 (10.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (8.75%) PowerHA
4 21 (6.56%) vSphere
5 18 (5.63%) Oracle RMAN
6 17 (5.31%) VMware ESX
7 11 (3.44%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.25%) XenApp
9 4 (1.25%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.94%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.63%) Postfix
11 2 (0.63%) vCloud
12 1 (0.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.31%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 18 (5.63%) Data Guard
2 15 (4.69%) Nagios
3 12 (3.75%) Puppet
4 8 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (1.56%) SCCM
6 3 (0.94%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.63%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.63%) WSUS
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.31%) Foglight
8 1 (0.31%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.31%) SCOM
8 1 (0.31%) yum
8 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.31%) Ansible
Vendors
1 112 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 75 (23.44%) Oracle
3 49 (15.31%) Red Hat
4 47 (14.69%) VMware
5 28 (8.75%) IBM
6 23 (7.19%) Citrix
7 15 (4.69%) Cisco
8 12 (3.75%) Websense
9 10 (3.13%) Veritas
10 9 (2.81%) Remedy
11 5 (1.56%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.56%) StreamServe
11 5 (1.56%) Axway
11 5 (1.56%) Hyperion
11 5 (1.56%) Progress
11 5 (1.56%) HP
11 5 (1.56%) QAD
12 4 (1.25%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.25%) Avaya
12 4 (1.25%) BMC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits, Phone, Laptop, PC, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Advantage XPO
Salary: £7 - £7.50 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 4 days ago
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
The SmartList
Salary: Competitive salary depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package.
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Annapurna
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £15500.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Coventry
DP Connect
Posted: 27 days ago