Period
to 19 September 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

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

Administrator
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 70 61
Rank change year-on-year +17 -9 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 31 48 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.66% 3.64% 3.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 3.72% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 30 32 46
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +17.19% -21.95%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,000 £48,125
South West median annual salary £37,500 £34,712 £34,000
% change year-on-year +8.03% +2.09% -2.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 823 1,290 1,277
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.05% 97.73% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 698 1,028 1,120
Somerset median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - +8.84%
10th Percentile £24,856 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,375 £61,625 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Somerset

Administrator
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Administrator in Somerset

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Somerset

Administrator
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Bath +38 27 £35,000 +2.93% 4
Taunton -2 1 - -
Bridgwater - 1 £35,000 -
Administrator
South West

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Somerset region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (32.26%) Hyper-V
3 10 (32.26%) VMware
4 9 (29.03%) Mitel
4 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
4 9 (29.03%) Windows
4 9 (29.03%) Python
4 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
4 9 (29.03%) Citrix
4 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
5 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
5 8 (25.81%) Windows 10
5 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
5 8 (25.81%) Cisco
5 8 (25.81%) SQL
5 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
5 8 (25.81%) Asset Management
6 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (19.35%) ITIL
8 5 (16.13%) MySQL
8 5 (16.13%) Finance
9 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
9 4 (12.90%) Puppet
9 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) JBoss
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
1 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
1 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (16.13%) MySQL
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (9.68%) OLAP
5 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
7 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.23%) HBase
General
1 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) LAMP
2 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.23%) Fintech
2 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Windows
3 8 (25.81%) Windows 10
3 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.23%) AIX
6 1 (3.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Asset Management
2 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (19.35%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) ETL
5 3 (9.68%) Open Source
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.23%) Data Management
7 1 (3.23%) High Availability
7 1 (3.23%) Network Management
7 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.23%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
1 9 (29.03%) Python
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) CCNA
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Hyper-V
2 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
3 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.23%) Docker
4 1 (3.23%) HDFS
4 1 (3.23%) KVM
4 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) Nagios
2 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) VMware
2 9 (29.03%) Citrix
2 9 (29.03%) Mitel
3 8 (25.81%) Cisco
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.68%) Capita
6 1 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) Veeam