Period
to 17 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 157 146
Rank change year-on-year -7 -11 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 238 287 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.81% 1.86% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 1.92% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 184 222 292
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.68% - +1.43%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,575 £55,425 £52,500
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 12,645 14,929 17,652
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.38% 96.73% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9,837 12,337 13,968
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +4 134 £43,500 +24.29% 38
East Midlands +3 104 £40,000 +14.29% 28
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 102 (42.86%) SQL
2 82 (34.45%) Microsoft
3 81 (34.03%) SQL Server
4 65 (27.31%) Windows
4 65 (27.31%) Linux
5 45 (18.91%) Finance
6 44 (18.49%) Active Directory
7 40 (16.81%) Oracle
8 37 (15.55%) ITIL
8 37 (15.55%) Windows Server
9 35 (14.71%) High Availability
10 32 (13.45%) Degree
11 31 (13.03%) Hyper-V
12 30 (12.61%) VMware
13 29 (12.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 29 (12.18%) T-SQL
14 28 (11.76%) Computer Science
15 27 (11.34%) DB2
15 27 (11.34%) Unix
15 27 (11.34%) Amazon AWS
15 27 (11.34%) Problem-Solving
16 26 (10.92%) Microsoft Office
16 26 (10.92%) Business Intelligence
17 24 (10.08%) SAN
17 24 (10.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 23 (9.66%) PostgreSQL
18 23 (9.66%) MySQL
18 23 (9.66%) Performance Metrics
18 23 (9.66%) NoSQL
19 22 (9.24%) Performance Tuning

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 22 (9.24%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.46%) IIS
2 13 (5.46%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.20%) Skype for Business
4 8 (3.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (2.94%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.52%) Oracle UPK
7 4 (1.68%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.26%) SAS
9 2 (0.84%) Apache
9 2 (0.84%) Confluence
9 2 (0.84%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (0.84%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.42%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.42%) nginx
10 1 (0.42%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (10.92%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 9 (3.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.36%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (3.36%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.26%) NetSuite
4 3 (1.26%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.42%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.42%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.34%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.04%) Office 365
4 8 (3.36%) IaaS
5 4 (1.68%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.84%) SaaS
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.42%) Force.com
7 1 (0.42%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.08%) SAN
2 19 (7.98%) DNS
3 17 (7.14%) DHCP
4 16 (6.72%) Firewall
5 13 (5.46%) TCP/IP
6 6 (2.52%) NAS
6 6 (2.52%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (2.52%) VLAN
7 5 (2.10%) Network Security
7 5 (2.10%) VPN
8 4 (1.68%) LAN
9 3 (1.26%) Internet
9 3 (1.26%) WAN
9 3 (1.26%) WLAN
10 2 (0.84%) HTTP
10 2 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.84%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.42%) IPsec
11 1 (0.42%) SSH
11 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (34.03%) SQL Server
2 29 (12.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (11.34%) DB2
4 24 (10.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (9.66%) MySQL
5 23 (9.66%) NoSQL
5 23 (9.66%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (8.82%) Oracle Database
7 19 (7.98%) MongoDB
8 18 (7.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 18 (7.56%) Amazon RDS
9 14 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
10 13 (5.46%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (5.46%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (5.04%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (3.36%) Relational Database
13 7 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (2.52%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.26%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (0.84%) JIRA
4 2 (0.84%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.42%) GitLab
5 1 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.42%) Toad
5 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (18.91%) Finance
2 13 (5.46%) Manufacturing
3 10 (4.20%) Legal
4 8 (3.36%) Advertising
5 6 (2.52%) Back Office
5 6 (2.52%) Retail
6 5 (2.10%) Banking
6 5 (2.10%) Billing
6 5 (2.10%) Games
6 5 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.26%) Law
8 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.84%) Publishing
9 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.42%) Marketing
9 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.20%) Middleware
2 5 (2.10%) REST
3 4 (1.68%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (1.26%) HTML
4 3 (1.26%) SOAP
4 3 (1.26%) Visualforce
5 2 (0.84%) jQuery
5 2 (0.84%) JSON
5 2 (0.84%) Swagger
5 2 (0.84%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (0.84%) WSDL
5 2 (0.84%) XML
6 1 (0.42%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.42%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.42%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.42%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.42%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.42%) WCF
6 1 (0.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 18 (7.56%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.88%) Clustering
4 10 (4.20%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.94%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.94%) Fat Client
5 7 (2.94%) iSeries
5 7 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.94%) Thin Client
6 6 (2.52%) Replication
7 5 (2.10%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.68%) AS400
8 4 (1.68%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.42%) Fintech
10 1 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.42%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 65 (27.31%) Linux
1 65 (27.31%) Windows
2 37 (15.55%) Windows Server
3 27 (11.34%) Unix
4 16 (6.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.52%) CentOS
6 6 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.10%) AIX
7 5 (2.10%) SUSE
8 3 (1.26%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (1.26%) Solaris
8 3 (1.26%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.84%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.42%) Android
10 1 (0.42%) Debian
10 1 (0.42%) Fedora
10 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (15.55%) ITIL
2 35 (14.71%) High Availability
3 27 (11.34%) Problem-Solving
4 26 (10.92%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (9.66%) Performance Metrics
6 22 (9.24%) Performance Tuning
7 16 (6.72%) Mathematics
8 13 (5.46%) CRM
9 12 (5.04%) Trend Analysis
10 11 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (4.62%) DevOps
11 10 (4.20%) Capacity Management
11 10 (4.20%) Performance Management
11 10 (4.20%) Service Delivery
12 8 (3.36%) Database Security
12 8 (3.36%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (3.36%) Problem Management
12 8 (3.36%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (3.36%) SOA
13 7 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (42.86%) SQL
2 29 (12.18%) T-SQL
3 11 (4.62%) PowerShell
4 8 (3.36%) Bash Shell
5 7 (2.94%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.10%) Java
6 5 (2.10%) Ruby
7 4 (1.68%) Apex Code
7 4 (1.68%) Python
8 3 (1.26%) C
8 3 (1.26%) Perl
8 3 (1.26%) RPG
8 3 (1.26%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.26%) VB
9 2 (0.84%) Korn
9 2 (0.84%) R
10 1 (0.42%) C#
10 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.42%) PHP
10 1 (0.42%) X++
Qualifications
1 32 (13.45%) Degree
2 15 (6.30%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.10%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.68%) BC Cleared
5 4 (1.68%) DBS Check
6 3 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.26%) MCSA
6 3 (1.26%) MCSE
7 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.84%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.42%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.42%) ECDL
8 1 (0.42%) HNC
8 1 (0.42%) HND
8 1 (0.42%) MCP
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 1 (0.42%) OCA
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.04%) SLA
2 10 (4.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (3.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.52%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.52%) GDPR
5 3 (1.26%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.84%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.42%) PMO
7 1 (0.42%) QA
7 1 (0.42%) TickIT
System Software
1 44 (18.49%) Active Directory
2 31 (13.03%) Hyper-V
3 17 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (6.72%) Terminal Services
5 11 (4.62%) Oracle RAC
6 9 (3.78%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.10%) ISA Server
8 4 (1.68%) Docker
8 4 (1.68%) NFS
8 4 (1.68%) vSphere
9 2 (0.84%) GFS2
10 1 (0.42%) Snort
10 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (7.14%) SCCM
2 15 (6.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (3.36%) SCOM
4 7 (2.94%) Ansible
4 7 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (1.68%) Data Guard
6 3 (1.26%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.84%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.84%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.84%) Puppet
7 2 (0.84%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.84%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (0.42%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.42%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Statspack
8 1 (0.42%) Snorby
8 1 (0.42%) Suricata
Vendors
1 82 (34.45%) Microsoft
2 40 (16.81%) Oracle
3 30 (12.61%) VMware
4 20 (8.40%) Cisco
5 18 (7.56%) Citrix
6 17 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 11 (4.62%) NetApp
8 9 (3.78%) Avaya
8 9 (3.78%) HP
8 9 (3.78%) iManage
8 9 (3.78%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (3.78%) SAP
9 6 (2.52%) ServiceNow
9 6 (2.52%) SolarWinds
10 5 (2.10%) IBM
10 5 (2.10%) Sybase
11 4 (1.68%) Dell
12 3 (1.26%) Informatica
12 3 (1.26%) JD Edwards
12 3 (1.26%) PeopleSoft