Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 70 63
Rank change year-on-year -15 -7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 25 72 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.74% 3.29% 3.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 3.36% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26 64 89
South Wales median annual salary £32,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.67% -3.85% +18.18%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,050 £24,950
90th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £45,000
Wales median annual salary £36,750 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% -3.85% +18.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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
South Wales
Permanent vacancies in South Wales with a recognized job title 1410 2144 2393
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.26% 98.03% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1257 1915 2056
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,349 £55,250 £53,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,184
% change year-on-year +6.67% +6.58% +0.53%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Newport 0 15 £31,500 -8.70%
Cardiff +6 9 £31,500 -5.26%
Rhondda Cynon Taff -1 1 £34,855 +12.44% 1
Torfaen -4 1 £39,000 -8.24%
Administrator
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (52.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) Linux
3 9 (36.00%) Unix
3 9 (36.00%) Windows
4 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (28.00%) Splunk
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle
5 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (24.00%) IBM
6 6 (24.00%) Office 365
7 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
7 5 (20.00%) CCENT
7 5 (20.00%) iSeries
7 5 (20.00%) LPAR
7 5 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
7 5 (20.00%) AS400
7 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 5 (20.00%) OS/400
8 4 (16.00%) Ingres
8 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (16.00%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (16.00%) AIX
8 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
8 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (16.00%) Actian

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 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) IaaS
2 2 (8.00%) PaaS
2 2 (8.00%) SaaS
3 1 (4.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) NAS
2 3 (12.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) DHCP
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (16.00%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (16.00%) Ingres
3 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (12.00%) MS Access
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (8.00%) DTS
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.00%) Couchbase
6 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
6 1 (4.00%) MySQL
6 1 (4.00%) Power BI
General
1 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.00%) Advertising
3 2 (8.00%) Law
3 2 (8.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) ODBC
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) AS400
1 5 (20.00%) iSeries
1 5 (20.00%) LPAR
2 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 9 (36.00%) Unix
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.00%) OS/400
4 4 (16.00%) AIX
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (12.00%) CentOS
5 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (12.00%) CRM
2 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (12.00%) ERP
2 3 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.00%) Change Management
3 2 (8.00%) Document Management
4 1 (4.00%) Analytics
4 1 (4.00%) CAD
4 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) Logistics
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.00%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.00%) RPG
2 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) CCENT
1 5 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Nagios
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 3 (12.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
1 7 (28.00%) Splunk
2 6 (24.00%) IBM
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) Actian
5 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.00%) VMware
6 1 (4.00%) Google
6 1 (4.00%) Remedy
6 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow