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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Administrator
Rank 200 206 195
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 22 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.092% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.097% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 8
Average salary £30,000 £24,250 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.71% -23.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,995 £21,600 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £35,275 £26,550 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,850 £26,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+5.09% -8.62%
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
5348 5176 4597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.48% 95.13% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4465 4406 3923
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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 +3 11 £32,500 +54.76% 2
Warwickshire +13 5 £27,850 +9.21% 1
Worcestershire - 3 £31,500 -
Coventry -9 1 - -
Walsall - 1 £20,000 -
IT Administrator
England

IT Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
3 18 (56.25%) Firewall
4 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
4 17 (53.13%) Network Security
5 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (37.50%) MCSE
6 12 (37.50%) Websense
6 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (34.38%) Citrix
7 11 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (34.38%) VMware
7 11 (34.38%) CCNA
8 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
9 9 (28.13%) WAN
9 9 (28.13%) LAN
10 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 8 (25.00%) VPN
10 8 (25.00%) SLA
11 7 (21.88%) SQL
11 7 (21.88%) IIS
11 7 (21.88%) MCP
11 7 (21.88%) SAN
12 6 (18.75%) Internet
12 6 (18.75%) MPLS
12 6 (18.75%) Linux
12 6 (18.75%) GPRS
12 6 (18.75%) ISDN
12 6 (18.75%) UMTS
12 6 (18.75%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.88%) IIS
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) Firewall
2 17 (53.13%) Network Security
3 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 9 (28.13%) LAN
4 9 (28.13%) WAN
5 8 (25.00%) VPN
6 7 (21.88%) SAN
7 6 (18.75%) Internet
7 6 (18.75%) MPLS
7 6 (18.75%) DNS
7 6 (18.75%) UMTS
7 6 (18.75%) VoIP
7 6 (18.75%) GPRS
7 6 (18.75%) ISDN
7 6 (18.75%) xDSL
7 6 (18.75%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (12.50%) VLAN
9 3 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (9.38%) Wireless
9 3 (9.38%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) RequisitePro
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (18.75%) Linux
4 5 (15.63%) SUSE
5 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.13%) CentOS
7 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (15.63%) Data Protection
2 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
3 3 (9.38%) Information Security
3 3 (9.38%) Network Design
3 3 (9.38%) SIEM
4 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.13%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) MCSE
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (34.38%) CCNA
2 11 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (21.88%) MCP
4 6 (18.75%) CCIE
4 6 (18.75%) CCNP
5 5 (15.63%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.13%) XenApp
5 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) WSUS
1 1 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) Websense
3 11 (34.38%) VMware
3 11 (34.38%) Citrix
4 6 (18.75%) WatchGuard
5 5 (15.63%) Dell
5 5 (15.63%) Acronis
5 5 (15.63%) IBM
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco
7 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (3.13%) Avaya
8 1 (3.13%) HP
8 1 (3.13%) Panasonic
8 1 (3.13%) Veeam
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jumar
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago