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Necessary skills needed where I work is attached. This is an important part of being an admin for TS.
From the Get Started with Tableau Server section of the admin guide:
For me there is plenty of education (how permissions work, benefits of extracts & how to set them up, etc.) and trouble-shooting/answering questions (why did my extract fail? Why can't this person see my workbooks but this other person can? etc.). I also make sure I have documentation that's easily accessible for my users on our SharePoint site:
I also maintain another site for the Tableau support team/admins only:
So there are documentation requirements as well, thus there's more to administration tasks than just sending sequenced streams of electrons to the Tableau Server Other admins, with web servers and the skills, have made far more impressive pages. Work with what you've got and get fancy later...just remember that fancy can take additional time to maintain PLUS you need to consider how it will be handled when admins leave (increased skill set can make finding a qualified candidate more difficult to find, plus demand higher wages because of it).
Read Paul Banoub's blog at What we got wrong building our Tableau service | Paul Banoub's VizNinja Blog as well as Mark Wu's SVTUG blog at http://enterprisetableau.com/ to see some of the things admins have to deal with. It helps give understand to what we gotta do, all the behind-the-scenes work that may happen.