The median annual salary for a Administrator was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Administrator
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 109 93
Rank change year-on-year -30 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 68 149 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.43% 2.41% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 2.50% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 57 122 116
Median salary £34,000 £40,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.56% +16.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4620 5952 4959
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.88% 96.40% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3833 4835 4244
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in the West Midlands

Administrator
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Administrator in the West Midlands

Administrator
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Administrator in the West Midlands

Administrator
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Coventry +22 19 £40,000 +16.78% 3
Birmingham -16 14 £27,500 -34.52% 5
Warwickshire +2 10 £35,000 -13.04% 1
Worcestershire 0 8 £38,500 +71.11% 1
Staffordshire +2 7 £37,500 - 1
Solihull -18 4 £29,500 -34.44% 1
Walsall - 2 £40,775 - 1
Shropshire -3 1 - - 1
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Midlands region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 54 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 53 (35.33%) Windows
3 45 (30.00%) Linux
3 45 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 39 (26.00%) Windows Server
5 37 (24.67%) SQL
6 33 (22.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 32 (21.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 29 (19.33%) Cisco
9 26 (17.33%) Firewall
9 26 (17.33%) Performance Tuning
10 23 (15.33%) Oracle
11 21 (14.00%) Active Directory
11 21 (14.00%) DNS
11 21 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (14.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 20 (13.33%) PowerShell
12 20 (13.33%) MS Excel
13 19 (12.67%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (12.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (12.00%) MongoDB
14 18 (12.00%) High Availability
14 18 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
14 18 (12.00%) Data Centre
15 17 (11.33%) NoSQL
16 16 (10.67%) VMware
16 16 (10.67%) Data Management
16 16 (10.67%) WAN
17 14 (9.33%) Riverbed
17 14 (9.33%) Finance

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 12 (8.00%) Apache
2 9 (6.00%) Apache Pig
2 9 (6.00%) Apache Spark
3 8 (5.33%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.67%) MS Exchange
5 6 (4.00%) IIS
6 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.33%) IBM Domino
6 2 (1.33%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.33%) SAS
6 2 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.67%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.67%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.67%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.00%) Magento
3 2 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.33%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.67%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.67%) Office 365
3 8 (5.33%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (4.67%) Force.com
5 6 (4.00%) SaaS
6 5 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (17.33%) Firewall
2 21 (14.00%) DNS
3 16 (10.67%) WAN
4 13 (8.67%) Network Security
5 11 (7.33%) LAN
5 11 (7.33%) TCP/IP
5 11 (7.33%) VPN
6 10 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (6.67%) DMVPN
7 9 (6.00%) Kerberos
7 9 (6.00%) Wireless
8 7 (4.67%) SSL
8 7 (4.67%) VoIP
9 6 (4.00%) HTTP
9 6 (4.00%) iSCSI
9 6 (4.00%) NAS
9 6 (4.00%) SAN
9 6 (4.00%) SMTP
10 5 (3.33%) MPLS
10 5 (3.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (22.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (21.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (14.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (12.00%) MongoDB
5 18 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (11.33%) NoSQL
7 10 (6.67%) Apache Hive
7 10 (6.67%) Hadoop
8 9 (6.00%) Big Data
8 9 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (4.67%) Relational Database
10 6 (4.00%) MySQL
11 5 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (2.67%) OLAP
13 3 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (1.33%) RDBMS
14 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
15 1 (0.67%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 5 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.67%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.67%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.67%) Subversion
General
1 14 (9.33%) Finance
2 9 (6.00%) Marketing
3 5 (3.33%) Back Office
3 5 (3.33%) Retail
4 4 (2.67%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.33%) Advertising
5 2 (1.33%) Automotive
6 1 (0.67%) Games
6 1 (0.67%) Legal
6 1 (0.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.33%) LAMP
2 7 (4.67%) HTML
3 5 (3.33%) CSS
3 5 (3.33%) Visualforce
4 4 (2.67%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (2.67%) MDX
5 2 (1.33%) .NET
5 2 (1.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.67%) jQuery
6 1 (0.67%) Web Services
6 1 (0.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.33%) Replication
4 4 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.33%) AS400
6 2 (1.33%) Handset
6 2 (1.33%) iSeries
6 2 (1.33%) IVR
7 1 (0.67%) Blog
7 1 (0.67%) Clustering
7 1 (0.67%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.67%) Photography
7 1 (0.67%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 53 (35.33%) Windows
2 45 (30.00%) Linux
3 39 (26.00%) Windows Server
4 19 (12.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (7.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (7.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (6.00%) CentOS
7 5 (3.33%) Unix
7 5 (3.33%) VyOS
8 4 (2.67%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.00%) AIX
9 3 (2.00%) HPUX
9 3 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.00%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.67%) Android
10 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.67%) Debian
10 1 (0.67%) Solaris
10 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.33%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (12.67%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (12.00%) High Availability
5 16 (10.67%) Data Management
6 13 (8.67%) Migration
7 11 (7.33%) Open Source
8 10 (6.67%) CRM
9 9 (6.00%) DevOps
9 9 (6.00%) Mentoring
10 8 (5.33%) Change Management
11 7 (4.67%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (4.67%) Data Migration
11 7 (4.67%) ERP
11 7 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.00%) ETL
12 6 (4.00%) ITIL
12 6 (4.00%) Problem Management
13 5 (3.33%) Business Analysis
13 5 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 37 (24.67%) SQL
2 20 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 11 (7.33%) Java
3 11 (7.33%) T-SQL
4 6 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.33%) Apex Code
6 3 (2.00%) PHP
6 3 (2.00%) Python
6 3 (2.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.33%) C#
7 2 (1.33%) Perl
8 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (9.33%) CCNA
1 14 (9.33%) CCNP
1 14 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (3.33%) Degree
3 3 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) HND
4 1 (0.67%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.67%) MCSA
4 1 (0.67%) MCSE
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.33%) SLA
2 2 (1.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.67%) Hyper-V
2 13 (8.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.00%) HDFS
4 5 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (2.67%) Firmware
6 3 (2.00%) NFS
6 3 (2.00%) XenApp
7 2 (1.33%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.33%) XenServer
8 1 (0.67%) Docker
8 1 (0.67%) Postfix
8 1 (0.67%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.67%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (6.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 9 (6.00%) Oozie
2 6 (4.00%) Ansible
2 6 (4.00%) Nagios
3 4 (2.67%) SCCM
4 3 (2.00%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.33%) Puppet
5 2 (1.33%) WSUS
6 1 (0.67%) Icinga
6 1 (0.67%) OpenNMS
6 1 (0.67%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.67%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.67%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 54 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (19.33%) Cisco
3 23 (15.33%) Oracle
4 16 (10.67%) VMware
5 14 (9.33%) Riverbed
6 12 (8.00%) HP
7 11 (7.33%) Juniper
7 11 (7.33%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (5.33%) Red Hat
9 7 (4.67%) CheckPoint
10 6 (4.00%) Vyatta
11 5 (3.33%) NetApp
12 4 (2.67%) Palo Alto
12 4 (2.67%) ProCurve
13 3 (2.00%) 3PAR
13 3 (2.00%) Citrix
13 3 (2.00%) Dell
13 3 (2.00%) JD Edwards
13 3 (2.00%) Sage
14 2 (1.33%) Lotus
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warwickshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The Mereway Group of Companies
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £36500 - £44600 per annum + Pension, Holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Solihull
Mason Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago