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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Administrator
Rank 217 210 187
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 5 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.086% 0.037% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.039% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 21
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £30,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £30,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +3.89%
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
5484 5105 5135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.28% 94.48% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4570 4308 4311
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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
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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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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
Warwickshire - 3 £40,000 -
Birmingham -7 1 £26,500 -11.66%
Coventry - 1 £49,000 -
Server Administrator
England

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 13 (92.86%) SQL
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Solaris
3 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (50.00%) Time Management
4 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (50.00%) UNIX
4 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (21.43%) Replication
6 3 (21.43%) High Availability
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (21.43%) Statistics
6 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Retail
6 3 (21.43%) ProClarity
6 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (21.43%) ProClarity
5 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.14%) OLTP
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Replication
1 3 (21.43%) Statistics
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Solaris
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Time Management
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) ETL
3 3 (21.43%) High Availability
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Server Building
4 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Kanban
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Unicenter
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.14%) Control-M
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) BladeLogic
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle