Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Administrator was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

IT Administrator
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 206 182
Rank change year-on-year +12 -24 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 3 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.077% 0.19% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.20% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Birmingham median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +34.15% -36.92%
10th Percentile £21,850 £21,050 £19,150
90th Percentile £55,750 £44,000 £21,450
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +7.72%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3727 4589 3799
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 96.41% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2977 3426 3179
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IT Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured IT Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Administrator in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Administrator in Birmingham

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) SAP AFS
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB

IT Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (33.33%) SAP AFS
1 1 (33.33%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Strategic Thinking
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) VMware