Period
to 23 June 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 143 121
Rank change year-on-year +23 -22 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 383 310 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.59% 2.01% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 2.08% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 298 252 383
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 14,275 14,919 18,263
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 96.93% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11,422 12,380 14,652
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in the Midlands

Administrator
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Administrator in the Midlands

Administrator
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Administrator in the Midlands

Administrator
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. 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
West Midlands +12 198 £40,000 +6.67% 22
East Midlands +40 184 £42,500 +13.33% 29
Administrator
England

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands

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 Midlands region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 138 (36.03%) SQL
2 107 (27.94%) Windows
3 105 (27.42%) SQL Server
4 101 (26.37%) Microsoft
5 85 (22.19%) Finance
6 80 (20.89%) Linux
7 74 (19.32%) Active Directory
8 73 (19.06%) Oracle
9 67 (17.49%) Windows Server
10 63 (16.45%) Salesforce.com
11 52 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
12 45 (11.75%) ITIL
13 44 (11.49%) Microsoft Azure
14 42 (10.97%) CRM
14 42 (10.97%) VMware
15 37 (9.66%) MySQL
15 37 (9.66%) DNS
16 36 (9.40%) Unix
16 36 (9.40%) Mason
17 35 (9.14%) Hyper-V
17 35 (9.14%) T-SQL
17 35 (9.14%) SAP
17 35 (9.14%) Microsoft Office
18 34 (8.88%) Retail
19 32 (8.36%) Manufacturing
19 32 (8.36%) SCOM
20 31 (8.09%) SCCM
20 31 (8.09%) Amazon AWS
20 31 (8.09%) Oracle Database
20 31 (8.09%) SharePoint

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 31 (8.09%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.66%) Apache
3 13 (3.39%) IIS
4 11 (2.87%) MS Exchange
5 8 (2.09%) OpenStack
5 8 (2.09%) Skype for Business
6 6 (1.57%) nginx
6 6 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (1.57%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.57%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.31%) OpenEdge
8 4 (1.04%) Oracle UPK
9 3 (0.78%) CloudStack
10 2 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.26%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.26%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 35 (9.14%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (5.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 24 (6.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (5.74%) NetSuite
3 16 (4.18%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (1.57%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (1.31%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (1.31%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.78%) Epicor Tropos
7 2 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.52%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.26%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.26%) Sage 50
8 1 (0.26%) Sage X3
8 1 (0.26%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (11.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (8.09%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (7.57%) Office 365
4 17 (4.44%) SaaS
5 15 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (3.39%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 5 (1.31%) IaaS
8 3 (0.78%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.52%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 2 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.26%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (9.66%) DNS
2 28 (7.31%) DHCP
3 25 (6.53%) SAN
4 22 (5.74%) Firewall
5 13 (3.39%) LAN
5 13 (3.39%) TCP/IP
6 10 (2.61%) Internet
7 8 (2.09%) VLAN
8 7 (1.83%) VPN
8 7 (1.83%) WAN
9 5 (1.31%) SSL
10 4 (1.04%) NAS
10 4 (1.04%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (1.04%) SSH
11 3 (0.78%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (0.78%) Intranet
12 2 (0.52%) HTTP
12 2 (0.52%) RFID
12 2 (0.52%) SMS
12 2 (0.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (27.42%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.66%) MySQL
3 31 (8.09%) Oracle Database
4 26 (6.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (6.01%) Relational Database
5 23 (6.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (4.96%) MongoDB
8 18 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (4.70%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (4.44%) RDBMS
10 14 (3.66%) SQL Server 2000
10 14 (3.66%) SQL Server 2016
11 10 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (2.35%) Essbase
13 7 (1.83%) DTS
13 7 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (1.57%) NoSQL
14 6 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (2.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (2.09%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.09%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.78%) Mercurial
4 2 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.26%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.26%) GitLab
5 1 (0.26%) JIRA
5 1 (0.26%) MSI
General
1 85 (22.19%) Finance
2 34 (8.88%) Retail
3 32 (8.36%) Manufacturing
4 27 (7.05%) Legal
5 9 (2.35%) Billing
5 9 (2.35%) Games
6 8 (2.09%) Advertising
6 8 (2.09%) Banking
7 6 (1.57%) Law
7 6 (1.57%) Spanish Language
8 5 (1.31%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.04%) Marketing
10 3 (0.78%) Publishing
10 3 (0.78%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (9.40%) Mason
2 9 (2.35%) Visualforce
3 6 (1.57%) .NET
4 5 (1.31%) Middleware
5 4 (1.04%) HTML
5 4 (1.04%) Web Services
6 2 (0.52%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (0.52%) LDAP
6 2 (0.52%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.52%) XML
7 1 (0.26%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.26%) COM
7 1 (0.26%) JMS
7 1 (0.26%) Kafka
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.26%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.26%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.26%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.26%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.26%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.57%) Clustering
2 28 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.96%) Replication
4 16 (4.18%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (2.87%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (2.35%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.83%) Fintech
8 5 (1.31%) LPAR
9 4 (1.04%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.04%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.04%) User Experience
10 3 (0.78%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.78%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.78%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.52%) Handset
11 2 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.26%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.26%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 107 (27.94%) Windows
2 80 (20.89%) Linux
3 67 (17.49%) Windows Server
4 36 (9.40%) Unix
5 23 (6.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (4.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (3.13%) CentOS
9 11 (2.87%) AIX
9 11 (2.87%) SUSE
10 10 (2.61%) Windows 10
11 9 (2.35%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.31%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.31%) Solaris
13 3 (0.78%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.78%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.52%) Android
14 2 (0.52%) Debian
14 2 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
2 45 (11.75%) ITIL
3 42 (10.97%) CRM
4 30 (7.83%) Performance Tuning
5 29 (7.57%) Capacity Planning
6 27 (7.05%) ERP
7 26 (6.79%) DevOps
8 22 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (4.18%) Proactive Monitoring
10 15 (3.92%) High Availability
11 14 (3.66%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (3.66%) E-Commerce
12 13 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (3.13%) Business Continuity
13 12 (3.13%) Data Cleansing
13 12 (3.13%) Performance Management
13 12 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (3.13%) Validation
14 11 (2.87%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (36.03%) SQL
2 35 (9.14%) T-SQL
3 29 (7.57%) Bash Shell
3 29 (7.57%) PowerShell
4 22 (5.74%) Python
5 15 (3.92%) JavaScript
5 15 (3.92%) Shell Script
6 12 (3.13%) Korn
6 12 (3.13%) Ruby
7 10 (2.61%) C#
7 10 (2.61%) Java
8 9 (2.35%) Apex Code
9 6 (1.57%) PHP
10 5 (1.31%) C
10 5 (1.31%) VBScript
11 4 (1.04%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.04%) VB
12 3 (0.78%) Go
12 3 (0.78%) Perl
13 2 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (6.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (4.44%) MCSE
3 15 (3.92%) Degree
4 11 (2.87%) MCSA
5 9 (2.35%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.09%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.57%) MCP
8 4 (1.04%) CCNA
8 4 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.78%) CCENT
9 3 (0.78%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (0.78%) ECDL
10 1 (0.26%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.26%) CCNP
10 1 (0.26%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.26%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.96%) Data Quality
2 15 (3.92%) SLA
3 11 (2.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.83%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.31%) QA
6 4 (1.04%) GDPR
7 3 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.52%) TickIT
9 1 (0.26%) PMO
System Software
1 74 (19.32%) Active Directory
2 35 (9.14%) Hyper-V
3 29 (7.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.35%) Terminal Services
5 8 (2.09%) Docker
6 7 (1.83%) ISA Server
6 7 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (1.57%) vSphere
8 5 (1.31%) KVM
9 4 (1.04%) Cronacle
9 4 (1.04%) Firmware
10 3 (0.78%) Squid
11 2 (0.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.26%) Snort
12 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 32 (8.36%) SCOM
2 31 (8.09%) SCCM
3 19 (4.96%) Puppet
4 10 (2.61%) SCOrch
5 8 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (2.09%) Red Hat Satellite
6 7 (1.83%) Nagios
7 6 (1.57%) Ansible
7 6 (1.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (1.31%) Data Guard
8 5 (1.31%) Failover Clustering
8 5 (1.31%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (1.31%) WSUS
9 4 (1.04%) Control-M
9 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (0.78%) Cobbler
10 3 (0.78%) Icinga
11 2 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.52%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (0.52%) Simpana
Vendors
1 101 (26.37%) Microsoft
2 73 (19.06%) Oracle
3 63 (16.45%) Salesforce.com
4 42 (10.97%) VMware
5 35 (9.14%) SAP
6 22 (5.74%) Red Hat
7 20 (5.22%) Cisco
8 17 (4.44%) JD Edwards
9 12 (3.13%) Epicor
9 12 (3.13%) HP
9 12 (3.13%) Infor
10 10 (2.61%) Citrix
10 10 (2.61%) IBM
10 10 (2.61%) NetApp
11 6 (1.57%) Avaya
11 6 (1.57%) iManage
11 6 (1.57%) ServiceNow
12 5 (1.31%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.31%) IFS
12 5 (1.31%) PeopleSoft