The first table below looks at the demand for the Server 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 Server Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 180 198 191
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 21 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 5
Average salary £45,000 £27,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £34,350 £35,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4732 4846 4489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.44% 95.15% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3950 4067 3860
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Server Administrator
England

Server Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Server Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Server Administrator
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Server Administrator Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Server Administrator
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Administrator across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Server Administrator Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Server 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 Server Administrator within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +10 8 £40,000 +6.66%
Staffordshire +2 6 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Warwickshire +16 5 £30,000 +11.11%
Server Administrator
England

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Server 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 Server Administrator in their job title.

1 23 (85.19%) SQL Server
2 19 (70.37%) SQL
3 16 (59.26%) T-SQL
4 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 15 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (48.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
6 12 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (37.04%) Replication
8 9 (33.33%) OLTP
9 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (25.93%) Finance
10 7 (25.93%) Big Data
11 6 (22.22%) Windows
12 5 (18.52%) Games
13 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (14.81%) MCP
13 4 (14.81%) LAN
13 4 (14.81%) WAN
13 4 (14.81%) Cisco
14 3 (11.11%) IBM
14 3 (11.11%) FTP
14 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
14 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (11.11%) SAN
14 3 (11.11%) HP
14 3 (11.11%) Dell

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Server 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 Server Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) LAN
1 4 (14.81%) WAN
2 3 (11.11%) FTP
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (85.19%) SQL Server
2 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2000
2 15 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (48.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (33.33%) OLTP
5 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (25.93%) Big Data
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (11.11%) DTS
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
8 2 (7.41%) MySQL
8 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
9 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Replication
2 3 (11.11%) Clustering
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (11.11%) ETL
2 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 3 (11.11%) Time Management
2 3 (11.11%) Database Tuning
2 3 (11.11%) Change Control
2 3 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 1 (3.70%) Database Security
3 1 (3.70%) Change Management
3 1 (3.70%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 16 (59.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) MCP
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) CCA
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco
3 3 (11.11%) IBM
3 3 (11.11%) HP
3 3 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) VMware