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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 96 92 85
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 123 121 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.33% 2.46% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 2.58% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 108 103 115
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -
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
5021 4696 4769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.29% 95.49% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4276 3919 3995
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 20 April 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 20 April 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
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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 -16 29 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Coventry -18 24 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Solihull +16 17 £26,000 -35.00% 1
Staffordshire -6 10 £30,000 -46.66% 2
Dudley -2 8 £27,500 -
Shropshire -9 7 £28,500 -36.66% 1
Warwickshire -25 7 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Wolverhampton +10 5 £39,500 +13.49%
Worcestershire +2 4 £34,250 +14.16% 1
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 148 (53.62%) SQL
2 106 (38.41%) Microsoft
3 96 (34.78%) Linux
4 90 (32.61%) SQL Server
5 78 (28.26%) Windows
6 60 (21.74%) MS Excel
7 52 (18.84%) UNIX
8 51 (18.48%) Oracle
9 44 (15.94%) VMware
9 44 (15.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 43 (15.58%) Performance Tuning
11 42 (15.22%) Finance
11 42 (15.22%) PL/SQL
11 42 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 41 (14.86%) SQL Server 2005
13 38 (13.77%) Project Management
14 36 (13.04%) Red Hat
15 34 (12.32%) Active Directory
15 34 (12.32%) Solaris
15 34 (12.32%) Dynamics AX
15 34 (12.32%) Relational Database
16 33 (11.96%) Time Management
16 33 (11.96%) MS Office
17 31 (11.23%) ITIL
17 31 (11.23%) MCITP
17 31 (11.23%) MCTS
18 29 (10.51%) VMware Infrastructure
19 27 (9.78%) Oracle Database
20 25 (9.06%) RDBMS
21 22 (7.97%) PHP

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 22 (7.97%) Tomcat
2 21 (7.61%) MS Exchange
3 18 (6.52%) SharePoint
4 14 (5.07%) Apache
5 13 (4.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 12 (4.35%) IIS
7 11 (3.99%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (3.62%) JBoss
8 10 (3.62%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (2.54%) WebLogic
10 6 (2.17%) GlassFish
11 5 (1.81%) OpenStack
11 5 (1.81%) Lync
12 3 (1.09%) OpenEdge
13 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 60 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 33 (11.96%) MS Office
3 13 (4.71%) MS Project
4 7 (2.54%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.81%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (12.32%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (2.90%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (2.54%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (1.81%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (1.09%) assyst
7 2 (0.72%) Agresso
7 2 (0.72%) MFGPRO
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.36%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.54%) Office 365
2 5 (1.81%) Joyent
2 5 (1.81%) IaaS
2 5 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.45%) SaaS
4 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.61%) SAN
2 14 (5.07%) Firewall
3 12 (4.35%) DNS
3 12 (4.35%) DHCP
4 11 (3.99%) VPN
5 10 (3.62%) WAN
5 10 (3.62%) LAN
5 10 (3.62%) VLAN
6 8 (2.90%) TCP/IP
7 7 (2.54%) HTTP
8 6 (2.17%) LDAP
8 6 (2.17%) Wireless
9 5 (1.81%) MPLS
10 4 (1.45%) BIG-IP
11 3 (1.09%) DMZ
12 2 (0.72%) Internet
12 2 (0.72%) VoIP
12 2 (0.72%) Network Security
12 2 (0.72%) Unified Communications
13 1 (0.36%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 44 (15.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (14.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 34 (12.32%) Relational Database
5 27 (9.78%) Oracle Database
6 25 (9.06%) RDBMS
7 18 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (4.35%) MySQL
10 11 (3.99%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (3.99%) Data Mining
11 10 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (2.54%) Oracle BI EE
14 6 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 5 (1.81%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
16 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
16 4 (1.45%) Informix
Development Applications
1 10 (3.62%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.90%) Hudson
3 7 (2.54%) Toad
4 4 (1.45%) CruiseControl
4 4 (1.45%) Maven
4 4 (1.45%) Mercurial
4 4 (1.45%) Artifactory
4 4 (1.45%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.45%) Ant
General
1 42 (15.22%) Finance
2 16 (5.80%) Legal
3 7 (2.54%) Billing
4 6 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.81%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.09%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.09%) Retail
7 2 (0.72%) Banking
7 2 (0.72%) Back Office
7 2 (0.72%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Games
8 1 (0.36%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.52%) .NET
2 5 (1.81%) J2EE
2 5 (1.81%) Web Services
2 5 (1.81%) REST
3 4 (1.45%) HTML
3 4 (1.45%) CSS
4 3 (1.09%) jQuery
4 3 (1.09%) Kendo UI
5 2 (0.72%) HTML5
5 2 (0.72%) CSS3
6 1 (0.36%) CAML
6 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.36%) XML
6 1 (0.36%) XSLT
6 1 (0.36%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.99%) Replication
3 8 (2.90%) Clustering
3 8 (2.90%) LPAR
4 6 (2.17%) Visualisation
4 6 (2.17%) Statistics
4 6 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.81%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.81%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.09%) Handset
8 2 (0.72%) VAX
8 2 (0.72%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.36%) HACMP
9 1 (0.36%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.36%) LIMS
9 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.36%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 96 (34.78%) Linux
2 78 (28.26%) Windows
3 52 (18.84%) UNIX
4 34 (12.32%) Solaris
5 15 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (4.71%) Windows 7
7 12 (4.35%) AIX
8 7 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.17%) Windows 8
9 6 (2.17%) HPUX
10 5 (1.81%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.81%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.72%) VMS
12 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.36%) Android
12 1 (0.36%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (15.58%) Performance Tuning
2 38 (13.77%) Project Management
3 33 (11.96%) Time Management
4 31 (11.23%) ITIL
5 18 (6.52%) Migration
6 16 (5.80%) Business Analysis
7 15 (5.43%) DevOps
8 11 (3.99%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (3.99%) Data Analysis
8 11 (3.99%) Configuration Management
8 11 (3.99%) CRM
8 11 (3.99%) E-Commerce
8 11 (3.99%) ERP
9 9 (3.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (3.26%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (3.26%) Database Tuning
10 8 (2.90%) Incident Management
11 7 (2.54%) SOA
12 6 (2.17%) Service Management
12 6 (2.17%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (53.62%) SQL
2 42 (15.22%) PL/SQL
3 22 (7.97%) PHP
4 19 (6.88%) Java
4 19 (6.88%) PowerShell
5 15 (5.43%) Perl
6 9 (3.26%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.26%) Python
7 8 (2.90%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.54%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.17%) VBScript
10 4 (1.45%) C#
11 3 (1.09%) C++
11 3 (1.09%) C
11 3 (1.09%) VB
12 1 (0.36%) VBA
12 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.36%) VB6
Qualifications
1 42 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (11.23%) MCTS
2 31 (11.23%) MCITP
3 11 (3.99%) Degree
4 10 (3.62%) MCSE
5 9 (3.26%) SC Cleared
5 9 (3.26%) Security Cleared
5 9 (3.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (2.90%) OCA
6 8 (2.90%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (1.45%) CCNP
7 4 (1.45%) CCNA
7 4 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.72%) CCA
9 2 (0.72%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.36%) LPIC
10 1 (0.36%) MCSA
10 1 (0.36%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.88%) SLA
2 4 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 34 (12.32%) Active Directory
2 29 (10.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.99%) vSphere
4 9 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.45%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.09%) XenApp
8 2 (0.72%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.72%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.72%) vCloud
9 1 (0.36%) Samba
9 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (5.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (5.07%) Nagios
3 10 (3.62%) Ansible
4 9 (3.26%) Puppet
5 8 (2.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 8 (2.90%) Data Guard
6 7 (2.54%) SCCM
7 5 (1.81%) BladeLogic
7 5 (1.81%) Unicenter
7 5 (1.81%) Tivoli
7 5 (1.81%) Vagrant
7 5 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.45%) Foglight
9 2 (0.72%) WSUS
9 2 (0.72%) SCOM
9 2 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.72%) Control-M
9 2 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.36%) SCSM
Vendors
1 106 (38.41%) Microsoft
2 51 (18.48%) Oracle
3 44 (15.94%) VMware
4 36 (13.04%) Red Hat
5 21 (7.61%) Citrix
6 18 (6.52%) Cisco
7 15 (5.43%) HP
8 12 (4.35%) NetApp
9 11 (3.99%) IBM
10 7 (2.54%) Hyperion
11 6 (2.17%) Google
11 6 (2.17%) Tableau
12 5 (1.81%) Rackspace
13 4 (1.45%) WatchGuard
13 4 (1.45%) SolarWinds
14 3 (1.09%) ServiceNow
14 3 (1.09%) Nintex
14 3 (1.09%) Symantec
14 3 (1.09%) Remedy
14 3 (1.09%) EMC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Mason Frank
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Burton on Trent
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago