The median annual salary for a Administrator was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 69 59
Rank change year-on-year -11 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 9 34 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.03% 2.74% 3.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 2.79% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 38
Median salary £32,500 £35,250 £39,800
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.80% -11.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

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 848 1220 1150
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.36% 98.15% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 742 1042 1005
Median salary £37,725 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 29 March 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 -13 4 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Newport +2 2 £36,250 +21.06%
Caerphilly - 2 £26,750 -
Bridgend +14 1 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Administrator
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 12 (41.38%) Windows
3 9 (31.03%) SQL
4 8 (27.59%) Oracle
4 8 (27.59%) VMware
4 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
5 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
5 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database
6 6 (20.69%) CentOS
6 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
7 5 (17.24%) Ubuntu
7 5 (17.24%) Clustering
7 5 (17.24%) Debian
7 5 (17.24%) Unix
7 5 (17.24%) Python
8 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
8 4 (13.79%) Apache
8 4 (13.79%) Solaris
8 4 (13.79%) Java
8 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
8 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (13.79%) Puppet
8 4 (13.79%) Hadoop
8 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
8 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
9 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery

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 4 (13.79%) Apache
1 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.90%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) nginx
3 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) assyst
1 1 (3.45%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.45%) GitHub
3 1 (3.45%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) LAN
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.45%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.45%) NAS
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security
3 1 (3.45%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
3 1 (3.45%) Wireless
3 1 (3.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (13.79%) Hadoop
2 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
2 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.34%) Neo4j
3 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.90%) MySQL
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
5 1 (3.45%) Data Mart
5 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.45%) OLTP
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Maven
2 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (10.34%) Advertising
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) J2EE
1 2 (6.90%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Digital TV
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) iDTV
3 1 (3.45%) LPAR
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 12 (41.38%) Windows
3 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (20.69%) CentOS
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
5 5 (17.24%) Debian
5 5 (17.24%) Ubuntu
5 5 (17.24%) Unix
6 4 (13.79%) Solaris
6 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (10.34%) AIX
7 3 (10.34%) HPUX
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.45%) Gentoo
9 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
2 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
2 2 (6.90%) CRM
2 2 (6.90%) Data Extraction
2 2 (6.90%) DevOps
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (6.90%) Time Management
3 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (3.45%) High Availability
3 1 (3.45%) JVM Tuning
3 1 (3.45%) Low Latency
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Security Patching
3 1 (3.45%) Server Hardening
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) Python
3 4 (13.79%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) Perl
4 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) DV Cleared
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) MCSA
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) NFS
3 1 (3.45%) Squid
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
3 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
1 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
1 8 (27.59%) VMware
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) EMC
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Remedy
4 1 (3.45%) Sage
4 1 (3.45%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.45%) Veeam
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Companies House
Salary: From £28,567 to £33,135 per annum Generous pension scheme, 30 days A/L
Posted: 9 days ago
Bridgend, South Wales
SAS International Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago