The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 50 48 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 62 88 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.40% 4.78% 6.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.59% 5.02% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 55 82 79
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Administrator
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1351 1752 1758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.88% 95.22% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1474 1561
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Administrator in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Administrator across the Cambridge region.

Administrator Salary Trend in Cambridge

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Administrator across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Administrator Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Administrator in their job title.

1 70 (54.69%) Linux
2 42 (32.81%) Windows
3 35 (27.34%) UNIX
4 34 (26.56%) DNS
5 33 (25.78%) Python
6 29 (22.66%) Perl
6 29 (22.66%) Microsoft
6 29 (22.66%) Firewall
7 27 (21.09%) Active Directory
7 27 (21.09%) SQL Server
8 26 (20.31%) DHCP
9 24 (18.75%) Bash Shell
10 22 (17.19%) SQL
10 22 (17.19%) VMware
11 20 (15.63%) MS Exchange
12 19 (14.84%) Degree
13 18 (14.06%) TCP/IP
13 18 (14.06%) ITIL
14 17 (13.28%) Red Hat
14 17 (13.28%) CentOS
15 16 (12.50%) Web Services
15 16 (12.50%) MS Excel
16 15 (11.72%) Amazon AWS
17 14 (10.94%) Apache
17 14 (10.94%) Tomcat
17 14 (10.94%) Oracle
18 13 (10.16%) MySQL
18 13 (10.16%) HTTP
18 13 (10.16%) SCCM
19 12 (9.38%) Ubuntu

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.94%) Apache
2 14 (10.94%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.91%) IIS
5 4 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.13%) JBoss
6 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.56%) iPlanet
7 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.78%) Zope
8 1 (0.78%) Plone
8 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 16 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.59%) MS Office
3 4 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) BigMachines
1 4 (3.13%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.56%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.72%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (4.69%) SaaS
4 5 (3.91%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (26.56%) DNS
2 29 (22.66%) Firewall
3 26 (20.31%) DHCP
4 18 (14.06%) TCP/IP
5 13 (10.16%) HTTP
6 12 (9.38%) Network Security
6 12 (9.38%) Internet
7 8 (6.25%) NAS
7 8 (6.25%) SAN
8 6 (4.69%) SSL
9 5 (3.91%) LDAP
10 4 (3.13%) Wireless
10 4 (3.13%) VPN
10 4 (3.13%) HTTPS
11 2 (1.56%) SSH
11 2 (1.56%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (1.56%) NetScaler
11 2 (1.56%) SNMP
11 2 (1.56%) FTP
11 2 (1.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.09%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.16%) MySQL
3 8 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.91%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.13%) QlikView
6 3 (2.34%) Big Data
6 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.78%) Text Mining
General
1 8 (6.25%) Back Office
1 8 (6.25%) Finance
2 7 (5.47%) Electronics
3 6 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.34%) Marketing
5 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (1.56%) FastCGI
3 1 (0.78%) HTML
3 1 (0.78%) CSS
3 1 (0.78%) HTML5
3 1 (0.78%) CSS3
3 1 (0.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.47%) Internet of Things
2 6 (4.69%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.91%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.34%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.34%) Clustering
4 3 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.56%) Informatics
5 2 (1.56%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.56%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.56%) Telematics
5 2 (1.56%) Open Source
6 1 (0.78%) Replication
6 1 (0.78%) DTV
6 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.78%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 70 (54.69%) Linux
2 42 (32.81%) Windows
3 35 (27.34%) UNIX
4 17 (13.28%) CentOS
5 12 (9.38%) Ubuntu
5 12 (9.38%) Debian
6 11 (8.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (8.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (7.81%) Solaris
8 6 (4.69%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.06%) ITIL
2 9 (7.03%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (7.03%) Load Balancing
3 8 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 8 (6.25%) CRM
4 7 (5.47%) DevOps
5 5 (3.91%) E-Commerce
5 5 (3.91%) Business Continuity
5 5 (3.91%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (3.91%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.13%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (3.13%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.13%) Biostatistics
6 4 (3.13%) Change Control
6 4 (3.13%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.13%) Project Management
6 4 (3.13%) Scrum
7 3 (2.34%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (2.34%) Workflow
7 3 (2.34%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (25.78%) Python
2 29 (22.66%) Perl
3 24 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 22 (17.19%) SQL
5 10 (7.81%) PHP
6 4 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.34%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.34%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.56%) Java
9 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.78%) R
9 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (14.84%) Degree
2 4 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.56%) MCSE
3 2 (1.56%) CCNA
3 2 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.78%) RHCE
4 1 (0.78%) CCNP
4 1 (0.78%) MCSA
4 1 (0.78%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.78%) MCP
4 1 (0.78%) MCITP
4 1 (0.78%) MCTS
4 1 (0.78%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (21.09%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.91%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.13%) vSphere
4 4 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.56%) Sendmail
5 2 (1.56%) XenApp
5 2 (1.56%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.56%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.56%) NFS
6 1 (0.78%) Postfix
6 1 (0.78%) iptables
6 1 (0.78%) KVM
6 1 (0.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (10.16%) SCCM
2 8 (6.25%) Puppet
3 7 (5.47%) SCOM
4 5 (3.91%) Backup Exec
4 5 (3.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.13%) ARCserve
6 3 (2.34%) Ansible
7 2 (1.56%) Salt
7 2 (1.56%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.78%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (22.66%) Microsoft
2 22 (17.19%) VMware
3 17 (13.28%) Red Hat
4 14 (10.94%) Oracle
5 10 (7.81%) Citrix
6 8 (6.25%) Google
7 7 (5.47%) NetApp
8 6 (4.69%) Rackspace
8 6 (4.69%) Cisco
9 5 (3.91%) CheckPoint
9 5 (3.91%) Symantec
10 4 (3.13%) Mitel
10 4 (3.13%) Marketo
10 4 (3.13%) WorldPay
10 4 (3.13%) Juniper
10 4 (3.13%) Epicor
11 3 (2.34%) HP
11 3 (2.34%) SAP
11 3 (2.34%) LogRhythm
12 2 (1.56%) Vertica
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