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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 107 111 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -44
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 122 111 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.10% 2.05% 3.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 2.17% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 114 103 164
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £43,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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
5484 5105 5135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.28% 94.48% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4570 4308 4311
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +35 37 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Birmingham -22 29 £40,000 +9.58% 1
Worcestershire 0 10 £43,000 +13.15% 2
Warwickshire -32 9 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Wolverhampton +12 8 £35,000 +14.75% 2
Coventry -14 8 £34,250 -23.88% 3
Solihull +15 7 £25,000 - 1
Shropshire -8 3 £19,000 -52.50% 1
Dudley - 2 £27,500 -
Herefordshire -6 1 £50,000 -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 122 (48.80%) SQL
2 92 (36.80%) SQL Server
3 83 (33.20%) Microsoft
4 77 (30.80%) Linux
5 75 (30.00%) Windows
6 58 (23.20%) MS Excel
7 48 (19.20%) VMware
8 46 (18.40%) UNIX
9 44 (17.60%) Finance
10 38 (15.20%) Oracle
11 36 (14.40%) Active Directory
12 33 (13.20%) Microsoft Certification
13 32 (12.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 32 (12.80%) Performance Tuning
14 31 (12.40%) SQL Server 2008
15 30 (12.00%) Project Management
16 29 (11.60%) ITIL
16 29 (11.60%) MS Office
17 27 (10.80%) VMware Infrastructure
18 25 (10.00%) MS Exchange
18 25 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 25 (10.00%) Firewall
19 24 (9.60%) Solaris
19 24 (9.60%) HP
20 23 (9.20%) SLA
21 22 (8.80%) SAN
21 22 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
22 21 (8.40%) Red Hat
22 21 (8.40%) T-SQL
22 21 (8.40%) PHP

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 25 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 16 (6.40%) Apache
4 9 (3.60%) IIS
4 9 (3.60%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.20%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.80%) JBoss
6 7 (2.80%) OpenStack
6 7 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.40%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.60%) Lync
9 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.80%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.40%) nginx
Applications
1 58 (23.20%) MS Excel
2 29 (11.60%) MS Office
3 12 (4.80%) MS Project
4 5 (2.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.20%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.60%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.20%) assyst
5 2 (0.80%) Agresso
6 1 (0.40%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (2.80%) Joyent
1 7 (2.80%) IaaS
1 7 (2.80%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.00%) Office 365
3 3 (1.20%) SaaS
3 3 (1.20%) Mimecast
3 3 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.00%) Firewall
2 22 (8.80%) SAN
3 15 (6.00%) DNS
4 12 (4.80%) TCP/IP
4 12 (4.80%) VLAN
5 11 (4.40%) VPN
5 11 (4.40%) DHCP
6 10 (4.00%) VoIP
7 8 (3.20%) Internet
8 7 (2.80%) HTTP
8 7 (2.80%) LAN
8 7 (2.80%) WAN
9 6 (2.40%) LDAP
10 5 (2.00%) Wireless
11 4 (1.60%) MPLS
12 3 (1.20%) DMZ
12 3 (1.20%) Network Security
13 2 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (0.80%) Unified Communications
14 1 (0.40%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (36.80%) SQL Server
2 32 (12.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (12.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (8.40%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (7.60%) Relational Database
7 16 (6.40%) MySQL
8 15 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (5.60%) RDBMS
10 11 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (3.60%) Oracle Database
12 6 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (2.00%) Data Mining
13 5 (2.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 4 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (1.60%) Informix
14 4 (1.60%) SQL Server 2000
15 3 (1.20%) ProClarity
15 3 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (2.80%) Toad
2 6 (2.40%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.60%) Hudson
5 3 (1.20%) Subversion
6 2 (0.80%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.40%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.40%) Maven
7 1 (0.40%) Ant
7 1 (0.40%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.40%) Artifactory
General
1 44 (17.60%) Finance
2 8 (3.20%) Legal
2 8 (3.20%) Manufacturing
2 8 (3.20%) Retail
2 8 (3.20%) Billing
3 7 (2.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.80%) Front Office
4 2 (0.80%) Back Office
4 2 (0.80%) Banking
5 1 (0.40%) Marketing
5 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.40%) Games
5 1 (0.40%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.00%) .NET
2 7 (2.80%) Web Services
3 5 (2.00%) J2EE
3 5 (2.00%) REST
4 4 (1.60%) Middleware
4 4 (1.60%) HTML
5 3 (1.20%) CSS
5 3 (1.20%) XML
5 3 (1.20%) XSLT
6 2 (0.80%) Memcached
6 2 (0.80%) LAMP
7 1 (0.40%) HTML5
7 1 (0.40%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.20%) Replication
3 9 (3.60%) Statistics
3 9 (3.60%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.20%) Clustering
4 8 (3.20%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.80%) LPAR
5 7 (2.80%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.40%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.00%) Visualisation
7 5 (2.00%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.60%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.60%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.20%) CCTV
9 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.20%) iPhone
10 2 (0.80%) PKI
10 2 (0.80%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.40%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 77 (30.80%) Linux
2 75 (30.00%) Windows
3 46 (18.40%) UNIX
4 24 (9.60%) Solaris
5 16 (6.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (4.40%) Windows XP
8 10 (4.00%) Windows 7
9 9 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (3.20%) CentOS
10 8 (3.20%) Windows 8
10 8 (3.20%) Ubuntu
10 8 (3.20%) AIX
11 5 (2.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.20%) HPUX
13 1 (0.40%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (12.80%) Performance Tuning
2 30 (12.00%) Project Management
3 29 (11.60%) ITIL
4 15 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (6.00%) DevOps
5 14 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (5.20%) Time Management
7 12 (4.80%) Configuration Management
7 12 (4.80%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (4.40%) Migration
8 11 (4.40%) E-Commerce
9 10 (4.00%) ERP
10 8 (3.20%) SOA
10 8 (3.20%) CRM
10 8 (3.20%) Business Analysis
10 8 (3.20%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (3.20%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (3.20%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (2.80%) Incident Management
12 6 (2.40%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (48.80%) SQL
2 21 (8.40%) T-SQL
2 21 (8.40%) PHP
3 14 (5.60%) Java
4 13 (5.20%) PL/SQL
5 11 (4.40%) Perl
6 10 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.80%) Bash Shell
7 7 (2.80%) Python
8 5 (2.00%) C
9 4 (1.60%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.20%) VB
11 2 (0.80%) VB6
11 2 (0.80%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.80%) VBScript
12 1 (0.40%) C#
12 1 (0.40%) C++
12 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (13.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (6.80%) MCITP
2 17 (6.80%) Degree
3 16 (6.40%) MCTS
3 16 (6.40%) MCSE
4 9 (3.60%) CCNA
4 9 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (3.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (3.20%) CCNP
6 6 (2.40%) MCSA
6 6 (2.40%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.20%) RHCE
8 3 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.80%) CCA
9 2 (0.80%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.40%) LPIC
10 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.20%) SLA
2 4 (1.60%) QA
3 3 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (14.40%) Active Directory
2 27 (10.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.60%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.40%) vSphere
5 5 (2.00%) XenApp
6 2 (0.80%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.80%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.40%) Xen
7 1 (0.40%) Samba
7 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.40%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (4.80%) Ansible
2 11 (4.40%) Nagios
3 10 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.60%) Puppet
5 8 (3.20%) SCCM
6 7 (2.80%) Vagrant
7 6 (2.40%) Foglight
8 5 (2.00%) Unicenter
8 5 (2.00%) Tivoli
8 5 (2.00%) BladeLogic
9 4 (1.60%) SCOM
9 4 (1.60%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (1.20%) WSUS
10 3 (1.20%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.80%) Control-M
11 2 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.80%) logstash
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 83 (33.20%) Microsoft
2 48 (19.20%) VMware
3 38 (15.20%) Oracle
4 24 (9.60%) HP
5 21 (8.40%) Red Hat
6 20 (8.00%) Citrix
6 20 (8.00%) Cisco
7 14 (5.60%) NetApp
8 11 (4.40%) IBM
9 9 (3.60%) Google
9 9 (3.60%) Rackspace
10 7 (2.80%) Veeam
11 5 (2.00%) Tableau
12 4 (1.60%) Red Gate
12 4 (1.60%) Hyperion
12 4 (1.60%) Barracuda Networks
13 3 (1.20%) WatchGuard
13 3 (1.20%) ServiceNow
13 3 (1.20%) Avaya
13 3 (1.20%) EMC
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + On-call + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum PLUS Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Mason Frank
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £18k - 22k per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
University of Wolverhampton
Salary: From £33,242 to £39,685 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Wolverhampton
University of Wolverhampton
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago