Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Administrator
England > South West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 151 152
Rank change year-on-year -24 +1 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 177 239 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.71% 2.18% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 2.25% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 136 199 218
South West median annual salary £35,000 £34,712 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.83% -0.82% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10095 10620 11558
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.56% 97.01% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8379 8964 9778
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in the South West

Administrator
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Administrator in the South West

Administrator
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in the South West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Administrator in the South West

Administrator
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 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
Bristol -32 46 £33,250 +2.31% 11
Somerset +2 41 £35,000 +1.14%
Gloucestershire +26 31 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Wiltshire -22 29 £38,750 +10.71%
Devon -4 14 £41,236 +26.88%
Cornwall -7 8 £35,000 -30.00%
Dorset -5 5 £32,500 - 1
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 West region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 70 (39.55%) Linux
2 66 (37.29%) Windows
3 58 (32.77%) Microsoft
4 44 (24.86%) SQL Server
5 40 (22.60%) Active Directory
6 38 (21.47%) SQL
6 38 (21.47%) Windows Server
7 36 (20.34%) Finance
8 35 (19.77%) VMware
9 33 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
10 31 (17.51%) Puppet
11 28 (15.82%) Microsoft Azure
12 27 (15.25%) PowerShell
13 24 (13.56%) Marketing
13 24 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
14 22 (12.43%) T-SQL
14 22 (12.43%) MySQL
14 22 (12.43%) SAP
15 21 (11.86%) ITIL
16 19 (10.73%) Configuration Management
17 18 (10.17%) Apache
17 18 (10.17%) Python
17 18 (10.17%) SharePoint
17 18 (10.17%) Programme Management
17 18 (10.17%) Telecoms
17 18 (10.17%) Ansible
18 17 (9.60%) Docker
18 17 (9.60%) Security Cleared
18 17 (9.60%) Windows Server 2008

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 18 (10.17%) Apache
1 18 (10.17%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.39%) OpenStack
2 6 (3.39%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (2.82%) IIS
4 4 (2.26%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.26%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.26%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.13%) JBoss
7 1 (0.56%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.56%) nginx
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (5.65%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.56%) Houdini
5 1 (0.56%) Maya
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.56%) NUKE
5 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.82%) NetSuite
2 4 (2.26%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.69%) CODA-Financials
4 2 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.13%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 28 (15.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (9.04%) SaaS
4 13 (7.34%) GitHub
4 13 (7.34%) Office 365
5 12 (6.78%) IaaS
6 7 (3.95%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.69%) PaaS
8 2 (1.13%) G Suite
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.56%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.56%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.56%) Route 53
9 1 (0.56%) SurveyMonkey
9 1 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.04%) Firewall
2 15 (8.47%) DNS
3 14 (7.91%) TCP/IP
4 11 (6.21%) SAN
5 8 (4.52%) Kerberos
5 8 (4.52%) LDAP
5 8 (4.52%) Network Security
5 8 (4.52%) OpenVPN
5 8 (4.52%) VPN
5 8 (4.52%) WAN
6 5 (2.82%) HTTP
7 4 (2.26%) Internet
8 3 (1.69%) HTTPS
8 3 (1.69%) IP Telephony
8 3 (1.69%) IPv4
8 3 (1.69%) IPv6
8 3 (1.69%) MPLS
8 3 (1.69%) NGN
8 3 (1.69%) SMS
8 3 (1.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (24.86%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.43%) MySQL
3 17 (9.60%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (7.34%) OLAP
5 12 (6.78%) SQL Server 2016
5 12 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (6.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (5.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (4.52%) NoSQL
9 8 (4.52%) OLTP
9 8 (4.52%) SSDT
10 7 (3.95%) Hadoop
11 6 (3.39%) MariaDB
11 6 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (2.82%) MongoDB
12 5 (2.82%) Power BI
12 5 (2.82%) QlikView
12 5 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (2.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (4.52%) tSQLt
1 8 (4.52%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (3.39%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.82%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.56%) JIRA
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.56%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (20.34%) Finance
2 24 (13.56%) Marketing
3 18 (10.17%) Telecoms
4 17 (9.60%) Electronics
4 17 (9.60%) Manufacturing
5 12 (6.78%) Retail
6 7 (3.95%) Advertising
7 1 (0.56%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.95%) Web Services
2 3 (1.69%) .NET
2 3 (1.69%) CSS
2 3 (1.69%) HTML
2 3 (1.69%) Mason
3 2 (1.13%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.13%) jQuery
3 2 (1.13%) LAMP
3 2 (1.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.56%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.56%) Middleware
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.60%) Management Information System
2 12 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.21%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.39%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.82%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.82%) Renewable Energy
6 4 (2.26%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.69%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.13%) Clustering
8 2 (1.13%) Learning Management System
8 2 (1.13%) NHS
9 1 (0.56%) Animation
9 1 (0.56%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.56%) Fintech
9 1 (0.56%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.56%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.56%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 70 (39.55%) Linux
2 66 (37.29%) Windows
3 38 (21.47%) Windows Server
4 17 (9.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (6.78%) Ubuntu
6 12 (6.78%) Unix
7 9 (5.08%) CentOS
7 9 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (4.52%) Debian
8 8 (4.52%) VMS
9 6 (3.39%) Windows 10
10 5 (2.82%) Solaris
11 3 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.13%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.56%) Android
13 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.56%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (11.86%) ITIL
4 19 (10.73%) Configuration Management
5 18 (10.17%) Programme Management
6 17 (9.60%) Digital Marketing
7 14 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (7.91%) DevOps
8 13 (7.34%) High Availability
8 13 (7.34%) Service Delivery
8 13 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (6.78%) CRM
9 12 (6.78%) E-Commerce
9 12 (6.78%) ITSM
9 12 (6.78%) Migration
9 12 (6.78%) Proactive Management
9 12 (6.78%) Problem Management
9 12 (6.78%) Service Management
10 11 (6.21%) ERP
10 11 (6.21%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (21.47%) SQL
2 27 (15.25%) PowerShell
3 22 (12.43%) T-SQL
4 18 (10.17%) Python
5 16 (9.04%) Bash Shell
6 13 (7.34%) Perl
7 10 (5.65%) Ruby
8 9 (5.08%) Shell Script
9 7 (3.95%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.56%) C
10 1 (0.56%) Java
10 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (9.60%) Degree
1 17 (9.60%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.34%) DV Cleared
3 12 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.39%) MCSE
5 5 (2.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.69%) MCITP
6 3 (1.69%) MCTS
6 3 (1.69%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (1.13%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.56%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.21%) QA
2 7 (3.95%) SLA
3 3 (1.69%) ISO 14001
3 3 (1.69%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.13%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (22.60%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.60%) Docker
3 13 (7.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.95%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.13%) NFS
6 2 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.13%) Samba
6 2 (1.13%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.56%) Ceph
7 1 (0.56%) Dovecot
7 1 (0.56%) Postfix
7 1 (0.56%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (17.51%) Puppet
2 18 (10.17%) Ansible
3 10 (5.65%) SCCM
4 9 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.82%) Salt
6 4 (2.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (1.69%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (1.69%) SCOM
7 3 (1.69%) SCVMM
7 3 (1.69%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (1.69%) Terraform
8 2 (1.13%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.13%) Nagios
9 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.56%) WSUS
9 1 (0.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 58 (32.77%) Microsoft
2 35 (19.77%) VMware
3 22 (12.43%) SAP
4 15 (8.47%) Red Hat
5 10 (5.65%) Oracle
6 9 (5.08%) Google
7 8 (4.52%) Cisco
7 8 (4.52%) Hitachi
7 8 (4.52%) RedGate
8 7 (3.95%) Cloudera
8 7 (3.95%) Percona
8 7 (3.95%) Samsung
9 6 (3.39%) NetApp
10 5 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (2.82%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.26%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.26%) Citrix
11 4 (2.26%) HP
11 4 (2.26%) McAfee
12 3 (1.69%) Remedy