Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Administrator
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 96 97
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 5 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.44% 0.85% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.85% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 16
Dorset median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.70% -15.63%
10th Percentile £23,950 £26,000 £17,625
90th Percentile £36,250 £50,000 £49,375
South West median annual salary £35,000 £34,712 £35,000
% change year-on-year +0.83% -0.82% -6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent vacancies in Dorset with a recognized job title 1114 1062 1436
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.41% 99.72% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 969 948 1114
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £50,175
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Dorset

Administrator
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Administrator in Dorset

Administrator
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +4 3 £32,500 - 1
Poole - 1 £32,500 -
Weymouth - 1 £23,500 -
Administrator
South West

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Dorset region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) DDNS
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (20.00%) Hardware Maintenance
3 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (20.00%) G Suite
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DDNS
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
1 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Hardware Maintenance
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Google