The median annual salary for an Administrator was £31,825 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Administrator
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 64 51
Rank change year-on-year +4 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 13 28 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.79% 2.51% 4.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 2.55% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 47
Median salary £31,825 £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.07% -14.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,522 £23,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,250 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.28% +1.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 707 1097 1214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.52% 98.21% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 608 961 1028
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales that featured Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in South Wales

Administrator
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Administrator in South Wales

Administrator
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in South Wales over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Administrator in South Wales

Administrator
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +4 9 £32,500 -
Newport +12 3 £31,825 +67.50%
Monmouthshire - 1 £31,500 -
Administrator
Wales

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South Wales region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 7 (30.43%) Unix
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
6 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (21.74%) DNS
8 4 (17.39%) Hadoop
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
9 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (13.04%) Release Management
9 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
9 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
9 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (13.04%) IaaS
9 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (13.04%) SaaS
9 3 (13.04%) PaaS

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (8.70%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) IaaS
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
1 3 (13.04%) PaaS
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) G Suite
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) DHCP
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) LAN
3 2 (8.70%) WAN
4 1 (4.35%) NAS
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
3 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (17.39%) Hadoop
5 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
5 3 (13.04%) MySQL
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (8.70%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (8.70%) Couchbase
6 2 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (8.70%) MS Access
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.70%) Games
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) ODBC
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Unix
3 3 (13.04%) Solaris
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) AIX
5 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.35%) CentOS
5 1 (4.35%) Debian
5 1 (4.35%) HPUX
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Change Management
3 3 (13.04%) Identity Management
3 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
3 3 (13.04%) Release Management
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.70%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) Database Tuning
4 2 (8.70%) ERP
4 2 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (8.70%) Open Source
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.70%) Security Patching
4 2 (8.70%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
3 1 (4.35%) Actian
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Cloudera
3 1 (4.35%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) NetApp
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Splunk
3 1 (4.35%) Veeam
3 1 (4.35%) VMware