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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Administrator
Rank 186 192 201
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 24 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.48% 0.18% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.19% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 3
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
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
4813 4174 4589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.82% 94.39% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4242 3477 4004
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%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 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
Staffordshire -2 2 £35,000 -37.77% 1
Coventry - 2 £32,000 - 1
Warwickshire -3 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Birmingham -16 1 - - 1
West Bromwich - 1 £42,500 -
Server Administrator
England

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 24 (77.42%) SQL
1 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
2 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 21 (67.74%) MS Excel
3 20 (64.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (61.29%) Relational Database
4 19 (61.29%) RDBMS
5 18 (58.06%) Solaris
5 18 (58.06%) Linux
5 18 (58.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (54.84%) Dynamics AX
6 17 (54.84%) Time Management
6 17 (54.84%) UNIX
6 17 (54.84%) PL/SQL
6 17 (54.84%) Red Hat
7 9 (29.03%) Windows
8 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (9.68%) Database Tuning
9 3 (9.68%) .NET
9 3 (9.68%) IIS
9 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (9.68%) Oracle
9 3 (9.68%) Games
10 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
10 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (6.45%) Degree
10 2 (6.45%) SAN
10 2 (6.45%) NetApp
10 2 (6.45%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (9.68%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 21 (67.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) LAN
1 2 (6.45%) WAN
1 2 (6.45%) DHCP
1 2 (6.45%) DNS
1 2 (6.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
2 20 (64.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (61.29%) RDBMS
3 19 (61.29%) Relational Database
4 18 (58.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (9.68%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Solaris
1 18 (58.06%) Linux
2 17 (54.84%) UNIX
3 9 (29.03%) Windows
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Time Management
2 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (9.68%) Database Tuning
4 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.23%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Scrum
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.23%) Kanban
5 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.23%) High Availability
5 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.23%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) SQL
2 17 (54.84%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.45%) vSphere
1 2 (6.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Unicenter
1 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.23%) Control-M
1 1 (3.23%) Nagios
1 1 (3.23%) BladeLogic
1 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
1 1 (3.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 17 (54.84%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) NetApp
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago