Period
to 9 July 2020

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

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

Administrator
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 93 131 163
Rank change year-on-year +38 +32 -42
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 59 87 97
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.25% 1.91% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 1.96% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 45 84 93
Median annual salary £34,000 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.21% -9.38% -8.57%
10th Percentile £30,200 £25,375 £31,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £54,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.33% -6.25% -2.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 2,509 4,440 6,455
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.69% 97.26% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2,146 3,758 5,466
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in West Yorkshire

Administrator
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Administrator in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Administrator in West Yorkshire

Administrator
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Administrator in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Administrator in West Yorkshire

Administrator
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 9 July 2020. 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
Leeds +45 51 £34,000 -9.33% 4
Sowerby Bridge - 3 £50,125 -
Cleckheaton - 2 £28,750 -
Bradford +4 1 £26,000 -25.71% 1
Administrator
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 26 (44.07%) SQL
2 25 (42.37%) Windows
3 23 (38.98%) VMware
3 23 (38.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (33.90%) Collaborative Working
5 18 (30.51%) Git (software)
6 17 (28.81%) Linux
7 15 (25.42%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (23.73%) Data Centre
8 14 (23.73%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (20.34%) Virtual Machines
9 12 (20.34%) Firewall
9 12 (20.34%) Wireless
9 12 (20.34%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (20.34%) SAN
9 12 (20.34%) Configuration Management
9 12 (20.34%) MCSE
9 12 (20.34%) MCSA
9 12 (20.34%) Python
9 12 (20.34%) PHP
9 12 (20.34%) MySQL
9 12 (20.34%) VoIP
9 12 (20.34%) WAN
9 12 (20.34%) LAN
9 12 (20.34%) CCNA
9 12 (20.34%) Bash Shell
9 12 (20.34%) Confluence
9 12 (20.34%) Network Architecture
9 12 (20.34%) JIRA

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (20.34%) Confluence
2 11 (18.64%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) AWS
2 3 (5.08%) Office 365
3 1 (1.69%) G Suite
3 1 (1.69%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.34%) Firewall
1 12 (20.34%) IP Telephony
1 12 (20.34%) LAN
1 12 (20.34%) SAN
1 12 (20.34%) VoIP
1 12 (20.34%) WAN
1 12 (20.34%) Wireless
2 5 (8.47%) FTP
2 5 (8.47%) SSL
3 4 (6.78%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (6.78%) PBX
3 4 (6.78%) SMPP
3 4 (6.78%) SMS
4 1 (1.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) MariaDB
1 12 (20.34%) MySQL
2 11 (18.64%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.39%) MS Access
3 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.39%) SAP HANA
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (30.51%) Git (software)
2 12 (20.34%) JIRA
3 11 (18.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 11 (18.64%) Bitbucket
4 7 (11.86%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (20.34%) Retail
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) YAML
2 11 (18.64%) LAMP
3 7 (11.86%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (3.39%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.69%) REST
5 1 (1.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Data Centre
2 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (42.37%) Windows
2 17 (28.81%) Linux
3 11 (18.64%) CentOS
3 11 (18.64%) FreeBSD
3 11 (18.64%) FreeNAS
3 11 (18.64%) Ubuntu
4 5 (8.47%) Debian
4 5 (8.47%) Windows 10
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.69%) Android
6 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Collaborative Working
2 15 (25.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (23.73%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (20.34%) Configuration Management
4 12 (20.34%) Facilities Management
4 12 (20.34%) Network Architecture
5 11 (18.64%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (18.64%) Infrastructure Management
6 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (16.95%) Data Management
7 8 (13.56%) Software Delivery
8 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (10.17%) ITIL
10 5 (8.47%) B2B
10 5 (8.47%) Change Management
10 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 5 (8.47%) ITSM
10 5 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (8.47%) Project Management
10 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.07%) SQL
2 12 (20.34%) Bash Shell
2 12 (20.34%) PHP
2 12 (20.34%) Python
3 11 (18.64%) PL/SQL
4 6 (10.17%) Java
4 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
5 5 (8.47%) VBScript
6 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) CCNA
1 12 (20.34%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (20.34%) MCSA
1 12 (20.34%) MCSE
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.69%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) GDPR
1 5 (8.47%) PCI DSS
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (38.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (20.34%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (18.64%) Docker
3 11 (18.64%) KVM
4 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) Ansible
2 11 (18.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 11 (18.64%) Proxmox
3 7 (11.86%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (11.86%) Puppet
4 5 (8.47%) Grafana
4 5 (8.47%) SCCM
4 5 (8.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (38.98%) VMware
2 12 (20.34%) Percona
2 12 (20.34%) SaltStack
3 11 (18.64%) Atlassian
3 11 (18.64%) Oracle
3 11 (18.64%) Red Hat
4 5 (8.47%) IBM
4 5 (8.47%) IBM Sterling
5 3 (5.08%) LogLogic
5 3 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (5.08%) Splunk
6 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.39%) SAP
7 1 (1.69%) OutSystems
7 1 (1.69%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow