Period
to 18 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 81 82
Rank change year-on-year +22 +1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 30 41 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.17% 3.07% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.36% 3.16% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 38
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,606
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.14% -17.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,150 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,712
% change year-on-year +14.29% +0.83% -0.82%

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 894 1,296 1,307
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.50% 97.15% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 713 1,067 1,121
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,550 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 18 November 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 18 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
Bath +29 27 £37,500 +12.78% 1
Bridgwater - 1 £35,000 -
Administrator
South West

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Somerset region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 15 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (33.33%) VMware
5 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 9 (30.00%) Python
5 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (30.00%) Citrix
5 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 9 (30.00%) Mitel
6 8 (26.67%) Asset Management
6 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
6 8 (26.67%) Windows 10
6 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
6 8 (26.67%) Cisco
6 8 (26.67%) SQL
7 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (23.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (20.00%) ETL
9 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (13.33%) MySQL
9 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (13.33%) DevOps
9 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis 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 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) DHCP
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
1 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (13.33%) MySQL
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.00%) OLAP
3 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (10.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Replication
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) Windows
3 8 (26.67%) Windows 10
3 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.33%) AIX
6 1 (3.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Asset Management
2 7 (23.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (20.00%) ETL
3 6 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.33%) DevOps
5 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Database Tuning
5 3 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (10.00%) Migration
5 3 (10.00%) Open Source
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.00%) Release Management
5 3 (10.00%) SDLC
6 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (30.00%) Python
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) Java
4 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) CCNA
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) KVM
3 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Puppet
2 3 (10.00%) Nagios
2 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.33%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) VMware
2 9 (30.00%) Citrix
2 9 (30.00%) Mitel
3 8 (26.67%) Cisco
3 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Cognizant
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Veeam