The median annual salary for an Administrator was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 52 41
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 9 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.81% 2.71% 4.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 2.76% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 30
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,022 £31,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  

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 490 688 728
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 98.59% 98.29% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 425 600 589
Median salary £40,000 £36,189 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -3.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Cardiff over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Cardiff

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) MySQL
6 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (15.38%) Redis
7 2 (15.38%) Big Data
7 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Security Patching
7 2 (15.38%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (15.38%) Open Source
7 2 (15.38%) Database Tuning

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 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
3 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
3 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (15.38%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (15.38%) Big Data
4 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (15.38%) MS Access
4 2 (15.38%) Redis
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (15.38%) Games
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) ODBC
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
4 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Database Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) Security Patching
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Veeam
3 1 (7.69%) VMware