The median annual salary for a Administrator was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Administrator
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 52 37
Rank change year-on-year -11 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 4 19 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.72% 2.72% 5.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 2.78% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 32
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. 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
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 547 684 640
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 98.38% 97.85% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 491 553 559
Median salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% -1.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Cardiff

Administrator
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Administrator in Cardiff

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Cardiff region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) Apache
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 2 (15.38%) Middleware
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Data Extraction
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (15.38%) J2EE
4 2 (15.38%) MySQL
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) JBoss
4 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (7.69%) JVM Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Relational Database

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) JBoss
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) nginx
3 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) assyst
1 1 (7.69%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mart
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) OLTP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) J2EE
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Debian
3 1 (7.69%) Gentoo
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (15.38%) CRM
1 2 (15.38%) Data Extraction
1 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.69%) ERP
2 1 (7.69%) Information Security
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) JVM Tuning
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Security Management
2 1 (7.69%) Security Patching
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
2 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) Sage
3 1 (7.69%) Veeam
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