The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Administrator
Rank 201 183 195
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 8 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.089% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.095% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 4
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,150 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £46,050 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £26,750 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-2.72% +10.00%
IT 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
4825 4232 4507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.79% 94.42% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4254 3537 3931
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £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%

IT Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Administrator in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IT Administrator
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Administrator across the West Midlands region.

IT Administrator Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IT Administrator
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Administrator across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

IT Administrator Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IT 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 IT Administrator within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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 -3 3 £19,000 -30.90% 1
Staffordshire - 3 £25,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £25,500 -
Coventry - 1 - - 1
IT Administrator
England

IT Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title.

1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
3 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
4 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (35.29%) Firewall
5 12 (35.29%) Citrix
6 11 (32.35%) Network Security
7 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
8 8 (23.53%) WAN
8 8 (23.53%) LAN
8 8 (23.53%) Linux
8 8 (23.53%) Websense
9 7 (20.59%) DNS
9 7 (20.59%) IIS
10 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
10 6 (17.65%) SLA
10 6 (17.65%) VMware
10 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
11 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
11 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
11 5 (14.71%) VLAN
11 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
11 5 (14.71%) VPN
11 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
12 4 (11.76%) SQL
12 4 (11.76%) MCP
12 4 (11.76%) MCSE
12 4 (11.76%) UMTS
12 4 (11.76%) GPRS
12 4 (11.76%) ISDN

IT Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.59%) IIS
2 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) Network Security
3 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
4 8 (23.53%) WAN
4 8 (23.53%) LAN
5 7 (20.59%) DNS
6 5 (14.71%) VLAN
6 5 (14.71%) VPN
7 4 (11.76%) UMTS
7 4 (11.76%) GPRS
7 4 (11.76%) ISDN
7 4 (11.76%) Internet
7 4 (11.76%) MPLS
7 4 (11.76%) DHCP
7 4 (11.76%) xDSL
7 4 (11.76%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (8.82%) Wireless
8 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (8.82%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (8.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Handset
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (23.53%) Linux
4 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) Solaris
6 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (8.82%) Network Design
2 3 (8.82%) Information Security
3 1 (2.94%) DevOps
3 1 (2.94%) SIEM
3 1 (2.94%) Scrum
3 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (2.94%) Kanban
3 1 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (2.94%) Project Management
3 1 (2.94%) Service Management
3 1 (2.94%) Change Management
3 1 (2.94%) ERP
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) Perl
3 1 (2.94%) VBScript
3 1 (2.94%) VB
3 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) MCP
1 4 (11.76%) MCSE
1 4 (11.76%) CCIE
1 4 (11.76%) CCNP
1 4 (11.76%) CCNA
1 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.76%) vSphere
3 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.88%) XenApp
5 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.94%) Ansible
2 1 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.94%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.94%) WSUS
2 1 (2.94%) Unicenter
2 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 12 (35.29%) Citrix
3 8 (23.53%) Websense
4 6 (17.65%) VMware
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco
5 4 (11.76%) Avaya
6 3 (8.82%) Veeam
6 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.88%) HP
7 2 (5.88%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.94%) Dell
8 1 (2.94%) Nortel
8 1 (2.94%) Symantec
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago