The median annual salary for a IT Administrator was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Administrator
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 116 135 120
Rank change year-on-year +19 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.17% 0.087% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.091% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Median salary £34,000 £31,250 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.80% +64.47%  
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year -3.63% +5.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1743 2209 1656
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 97.05% 95.54% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1391 1726 1406
Median salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured IT Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Administrator in Birmingham

IT Administrator
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Administrator in Birmingham.

Salary trend for IT Administrator in Birmingham

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring IT Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Joomla!
3 2 (33.33%) Lotus
3 2 (33.33%) Terminal Server
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Domino
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) HND
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
4 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Domino
1 2 (33.33%) Joomla!
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (33.33%) SMTP
1 2 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Photography
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Document Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) HND
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Terminal Server
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Lotus
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago