The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Administrator
Rank 203 174 201
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 10 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.51% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.53% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 5
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +75.92%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
Server 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
4939 4328 4678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.05% 95.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4235 3572 3969
Average salary £38,500 £39,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 31 March 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 -12 1 £52,500 -8.69%
Coventry - 1 - -
Server Administrator
England

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 25 (89.29%) SQL
1 25 (89.29%) SQL Server
2 23 (82.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (71.43%) RDBMS
4 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 20 (71.43%) Solaris
4 20 (71.43%) Linux
4 20 (71.43%) Relational Database
5 19 (67.86%) UNIX
5 19 (67.86%) MS Excel
5 19 (67.86%) PL/SQL
5 19 (67.86%) Red Hat
5 19 (67.86%) Dynamics AX
5 19 (67.86%) Time Management
6 6 (21.43%) Windows
7 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.71%) Database Tuning
8 3 (10.71%) IIS
9 2 (7.14%) VMware
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco
9 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (7.14%) vCloud
9 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
9 2 (7.14%) SAN
9 2 (7.14%) NetApp
9 2 (7.14%) LAN
9 2 (7.14%) WAN
9 2 (7.14%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 (10.71%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (67.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (67.86%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) LAN
1 2 (7.14%) WAN
1 2 (7.14%) DHCP
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
1 2 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (89.29%) SQL Server
2 23 (82.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (71.43%) RDBMS
4 20 (71.43%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.57%) OLTP
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Solaris
1 20 (71.43%) Linux
2 19 (67.86%) UNIX
3 6 (21.43%) Windows
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Time Management
2 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (10.71%) Database Tuning
4 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.57%) Kanban
4 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.57%) DevOps
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL
4 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.57%) Migration
4 1 (3.57%) Scrum
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) SQL
2 19 (67.86%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.14%) vSphere
1 2 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Unicenter
1 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.57%) Control-M
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
1 1 (3.57%) BladeLogic
1 1 (3.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 19 (67.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) NetApp
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle