Period
to 23 June 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

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
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 80 74
Rank change year-on-year +16 -6 -27
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 20 13 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.13% 1.24% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 1.26% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 27
Cardiff median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -4.41% -14.03%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,560 £25,550
90th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,250
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. 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
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 917 1,035 1,359
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.87% 98.57% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 795 916 1,138
Cardiff median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,800 £23,625 £22,750
90th Percentile £58,450 £57,500 £53,750
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

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 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Cardiff

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 10 (50.00%) Degree
1 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (35.00%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (35.00%) Oracle
3 7 (35.00%) Unix
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Apex Code
4 6 (30.00%) Visualforce
5 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (20.00%) CMDB
6 4 (20.00%) Windows
6 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (20.00%) Linux
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (20.00%) OCA
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (20.00%) SAN
6 4 (20.00%) Database Security
6 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (20.00%) Security Patching
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (15.00%) Veeam

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 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (5.00%) Mason
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Unix
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (20.00%) Database Security
4 4 (20.00%) Security Patching
4 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) OCA
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.00%) Sophos
4 3 (15.00%) Symantec
4 3 (15.00%) Veeam
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) Meraki