Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Administrator
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 85 46
Rank change year-on-year +24 -39 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 45 21 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.73% 1.70% 5.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.82% 1.74% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 56
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £29,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.69% -7.94% +5.00%
10th Percentile £24,950 £27,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £68,000 £56,250 £46,875
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £36,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -2.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 1178 1207 1167
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.76% 97.57% 98.56%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1067 1011
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,650 £22,375
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Staffordshire

Administrator
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Administrator in Staffordshire

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Staffordshire

Administrator
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Tamworth +6 23 £32,500 +12.07% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +22 12 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Lichfield - 4 £26,250 -
Stafford - 2 £25,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £31,500 - 1
Administrator
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Staffordshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 15 (33.33%) Firewall
2 15 (33.33%) SQL
2 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (28.89%) T-SQL
4 12 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (26.67%) CCNA
4 12 (26.67%) Cisco
4 12 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (24.44%) Fortinet
5 11 (24.44%) Structured Cabling
5 11 (24.44%) Juniper
5 11 (24.44%) Motorola
5 11 (24.44%) HP
5 11 (24.44%) CCNP
5 11 (24.44%) LAN
5 11 (24.44%) WAN
6 10 (22.22%) Windows
7 9 (20.00%) MS Access
8 6 (13.33%) Office 365
8 6 (13.33%) MPLS
9 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (11.11%) Finance
9 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
9 5 (11.11%) Linux
9 5 (11.11%) WLAN
9 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
9 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) Confluence
2 1 (2.22%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) Firewall
2 11 (24.44%) LAN
2 11 (24.44%) Structured Cabling
2 11 (24.44%) WAN
3 6 (13.33%) MPLS
4 5 (11.11%) WLAN
5 2 (4.44%) VLAN
5 2 (4.44%) VoIP
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.22%) DNS
6 1 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.22%) SAN
6 1 (2.22%) Skype
6 1 (2.22%) SMTP
6 1 (2.22%) SNMP
6 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (20.00%) MS Access
4 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.44%) MySQL
6 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (2.22%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
1 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
1 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Replication
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Fintech
3 2 (4.44%) iPad
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) Unix
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (11.11%) DevOps
2 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (8.89%) Migration
3 4 (8.89%) Statistics
4 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.67%) High Availability
5 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.44%) Analytical Thinking
5 2 (4.44%) Data Extraction
5 2 (4.44%) Database Security
5 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL
5 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.22%) ERP
6 1 (2.22%) Open Source
6 1 (2.22%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.22%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) SQL
2 13 (28.89%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) CCNA
1 12 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (24.44%) CCNP
3 3 (6.67%) MCSA
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) CCENT
5 1 (2.22%) MCP
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) GDPR
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) Terminal Server
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.89%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) Kibana
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.67%) Cisco
3 11 (24.44%) Fortinet
3 11 (24.44%) HP
3 11 (24.44%) Juniper
3 11 (24.44%) Motorola
4 3 (6.67%) SAP
5 2 (4.44%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.22%) Lotus
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle
6 1 (2.22%) VMware