Learn about the types of people who become server administrators. This page goes into detail about the employment, gender, and ethnic ratios of the workplace.


Employment Type Mix, 2023

82% of server administrators work in full-time roles while 18% work part-time.


Gender Mix By Career Interest, 2023

This graph shows the distribution of females and males that are interested in becoming a server administrator. Four or five star ratings on CareerExplorer indicate interest.

More men than women are interested in becoming server administrators at a ratio of 3.10 to 1.


Actual Gender Mix, 2023

29% of server administrators are female and 71% are male.


Gender Bias, 2023

This is one of the most compelling statistics we collect. Gender bias shows the difference between gender interest in being a server administrator and the actual gender mix of people in the career.

If there is a significant difference, then it means there is a gender imbalance between those interested in becoming a server administrator and those who end up becoming one.

In this case there are more men interested in becoming a server administrator than those actually working as one. It is hard to pinpoint the exact reasons why, but there are likely various forces at play, from changing interests over time to societal norms and biases.


Ethnic Mix, 2019

The largest ethnic group of server administrators are White, making up 59% of the population. The next highest segments are Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish and South Asian, making up 11% and 11% respectively.