Period
to 19 May 2019

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

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
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 127 163 141
Rank change year-on-year +36 -22 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 90 95 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.98% 1.41% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 1.44% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 83 88 111
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% -9.41% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,265 £27,125 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -4.76% +15.86%

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 4,423 6,587 6,908
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 97.56% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3,793 5,638 5,993
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.03% +5.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in West Yorkshire

Administrator
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Administrator in West Yorkshire

Administrator
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

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 19 May 2019. 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 +35 54 £37,500 -11.76% 17
Bradford +31 15 £35,000 -7.89% 2
Wakefield - 10 £23,250 - 7
Huddersfield -10 2 £24,000 -31.43%
Batley - 2 - -
Halifax -5 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Ilkley - 1 £32,500 -
Pontefract - 1 - -
Administrator
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, 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 46 (51.11%) SQL
2 42 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 27 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 26 (28.89%) Windows
5 21 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (21.11%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (16.67%) Linux
7 15 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 15 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 14 (15.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (15.56%) Windows Server
9 13 (14.44%) PowerShell
9 13 (14.44%) Hyper-V
9 13 (14.44%) VMware
10 12 (13.33%) Firewall
10 12 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (12.22%) Oracle
12 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
12 10 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (11.11%) Migration
13 9 (10.00%) MS Exchange
13 9 (10.00%) SAN
13 9 (10.00%) Bash Shell
13 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (8.89%) Windows 10

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 9 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.78%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.44%) IIS
4 3 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.22%) Confluence
5 2 (2.22%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) NetSuite
2 2 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.22%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (1.11%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.67%) OpenShift
3 5 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.56%) Office 365
4 3 (3.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 3 (3.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 2 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.22%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.33%) Firewall
2 9 (10.00%) SAN
3 8 (8.89%) VPN
4 6 (6.67%) DNS
4 6 (6.67%) LAN
4 6 (6.67%) WAN
4 6 (6.67%) Wireless
5 5 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (3.33%) Broadband
6 3 (3.33%) Internet
6 3 (3.33%) iSCSI
6 3 (3.33%) Network Security
6 3 (3.33%) VoIP
7 2 (2.22%) Skype
8 1 (1.11%) GoToMeeting
8 1 (1.11%) OpenVPN
8 1 (1.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (7.78%) Relational Database
6 7 (7.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database
9 3 (3.33%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (2.22%) GIS
10 2 (2.22%) Power BI
11 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.11%) MySQL
11 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (8.89%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Retail
3 5 (5.56%) Marketing
4 3 (3.33%) Legal
4 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.11%) .NET
1 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (4.44%) Replication
5 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.11%) Life Science
6 1 (1.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (28.89%) Windows
2 15 (16.67%) Linux
3 14 (15.56%) Windows Server
4 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (8.89%) Windows 10
6 7 (7.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.44%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.33%) Solaris
9 2 (2.22%) Unix
10 1 (1.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (21.11%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 14 (15.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (11.11%) Migration
6 7 (7.78%) DevOps
6 7 (7.78%) ERP
6 7 (7.78%) High Availability
6 7 (7.78%) Storage Management
7 6 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 6 (6.67%) CRM
7 6 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.56%) Data Analysis
8 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (4.44%) Database Security
10 3 (3.33%) Analytics
10 3 (3.33%) Database Tuning
10 3 (3.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (51.11%) SQL
2 13 (14.44%) PowerShell
3 9 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (7.78%) PHP
4 7 (7.78%) Python
5 6 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.33%) C#
7 1 (1.11%) C
7 1 (1.11%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.11%) VB
7 1 (1.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) CCNA
1 6 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.22%) MCSA
2 2 (2.22%) MCSE
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 15 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.44%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.78%) Docker
4 6 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.33%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) Kubernetes
2 5 (5.56%) Ansible
2 5 (5.56%) Rundeck
2 5 (5.56%) SCCM
3 3 (3.33%) WSUS
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 27 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.44%) VMware
3 11 (12.22%) Oracle
4 7 (7.78%) Red Hat
5 6 (6.67%) Veeam
5 6 (6.67%) Veritas
6 5 (5.56%) SonicWALL
7 4 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (4.44%) SAP
8 2 (2.22%) Cisco
8 2 (2.22%) Juniper
8 2 (2.22%) MuleSoft
8 2 (2.22%) Qualys
8 2 (2.22%) Symantec
9 1 (1.11%) Citrix
9 1 (1.11%) Google
9 1 (1.11%) RedGate
9 1 (1.11%) Sage