Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Administrator
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 76 56
Rank change year-on-year -31 -20 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 36 85 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.74% 3.24% 3.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 3.35% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 70 97
Wales median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -3.85% +18.18%
10th Percentile £27,679 £23,650 £23,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £47,625 £45,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +2.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Wales
Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 2021 2535 2678
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.44% 96.57% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1755 2197 2258
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,184
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +6.58% +0.53%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,451 £22,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £52,500
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Wales

Administrator
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Administrator in Wales

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Wales over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Wales

Administrator
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Wales region over the 6 months to 21 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
South Wales -17 25 £32,000 -14.67% 4
West Wales -10 9 £40,000 +40.35% 4
North Wales - 2 £40,000 - 1
Administrator
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wales region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 18 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (41.67%) Linux
3 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 9 (25.00%) Unix
4 9 (25.00%) Windows
4 9 (25.00%) Splunk
5 8 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
6 7 (19.44%) Oracle
7 6 (16.67%) IBM
7 6 (16.67%) Office 365
8 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (13.89%) DevOps
8 5 (13.89%) SaltStack
8 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
8 5 (13.89%) MongoDB
8 5 (13.89%) LPAR
8 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.89%) CCENT
8 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (13.89%) CentOS
8 5 (13.89%) iSeries
8 5 (13.89%) Network+ Certification
8 5 (13.89%) Scrum
8 5 (13.89%) VMware
8 5 (13.89%) AS400
8 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
8 5 (13.89%) OS/400
8 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
8 5 (13.89%) SDLC

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) nginx
3 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Office 365
2 4 (11.11%) SaaS
3 2 (5.56%) IaaS
3 2 (5.56%) PaaS
4 1 (2.78%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
1 4 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (8.33%) NAS
2 3 (8.33%) SAN
3 2 (5.56%) DHCP
3 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) MongoDB
3 4 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (11.11%) Ingres
3 4 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.33%) MS Access
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (5.56%) DTS
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.78%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.78%) MySQL
6 1 (2.78%) Power BI
General
1 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.33%) Advertising
3 2 (5.56%) Law
3 2 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) COM
1 2 (5.56%) ODBC
1 2 (5.56%) Visualforce
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) AS400
1 5 (13.89%) iSeries
1 5 (13.89%) LPAR
2 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Linux
2 9 (25.00%) Unix
2 9 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (13.89%) CentOS
3 5 (13.89%) OS/400
4 4 (11.11%) AIX
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 3 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (13.89%) DevOps
2 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (13.89%) Scrum
2 5 (13.89%) SDLC
2 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
3 3 (8.33%) CRM
3 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.33%) ERP
3 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.56%) Capacity Management
4 2 (5.56%) Change Management
4 2 (5.56%) Document Management
4 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
5 1 (2.78%) CAD
5 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.78%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.33%) Python
3 3 (8.33%) RPG
4 2 (5.56%) Apex Code
4 2 (5.56%) Perl
4 2 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) C
5 1 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) CCENT
1 5 (13.89%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Nagios
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (8.33%) SCOM
3 2 (5.56%) Graylog
3 2 (5.56%) logstash
4 1 (2.78%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.78%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.78%) Puppet
4 1 (2.78%) Salt
4 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Splunk
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle
3 6 (16.67%) IBM
4 5 (13.89%) SaltStack
4 5 (13.89%) VMware
5 4 (11.11%) Actian
6 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.56%) Jitterbit
7 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (5.56%) SAP
8 1 (2.78%) Google
8 1 (2.78%) Remedy
8 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow