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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 45 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 80 107 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.35% 6.72% 7.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.62% 7.21% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61 69 118
Average salary £42,000 £44,000 £38,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +13.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £32,500 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
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
1733 1485 1841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.13% 93.28% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1351 1298 1611
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 2014.

Administrator Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 98 (58.33%) Linux
2 72 (42.86%) Windows
3 55 (32.74%) Microsoft
4 53 (31.55%) SQL
5 51 (30.36%) Perl
6 49 (29.17%) Red Hat
7 47 (27.98%) UNIX
8 44 (26.19%) Active Directory
9 40 (23.81%) Python
10 37 (22.02%) ITIL
10 37 (22.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 36 (21.43%) Degree
12 34 (20.24%) CentOS
13 32 (19.05%) Firewall
14 30 (17.86%) VMware
14 30 (17.86%) SQL Server
15 26 (15.48%) DNS
15 26 (15.48%) Performance Tuning
16 24 (14.29%) E-Commerce
16 24 (14.29%) T-SQL
17 23 (13.69%) Migration
17 23 (13.69%) Windows 7
18 22 (13.10%) Oracle
18 22 (13.10%) DHCP
19 21 (12.50%) MS Excel
19 21 (12.50%) VLAN
19 21 (12.50%) Oracle Database
20 20 (11.90%) ERP
20 20 (11.90%) Citrix
21 19 (11.31%) Apache

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 19 (11.31%) Apache
2 11 (6.55%) MS Exchange
3 10 (5.95%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.98%) IIS
5 4 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.19%) nginx
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.60%) Lync
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.60%) iPlanet
Applications
1 21 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (8.93%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.19%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.19%) Office 365
1 2 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (19.05%) Firewall
2 26 (15.48%) DNS
3 22 (13.10%) DHCP
4 21 (12.50%) VLAN
5 12 (7.14%) LAN
6 9 (5.36%) VoIP
6 9 (5.36%) TCP/IP
7 8 (4.76%) WAN
8 7 (4.17%) SAN
9 4 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.79%) NAS
10 3 (1.79%) LTE
11 2 (1.19%) OSPF
11 2 (1.19%) Wireless
11 2 (1.19%) RIP
11 2 (1.19%) LDAP
11 2 (1.19%) Network Security
12 1 (0.60%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.60%) OpenLDAP
12 1 (0.60%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 13 (7.74%) MySQL
4 11 (6.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (6.55%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (6.55%) DTS
5 10 (5.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (4.17%) Big Data
7 7 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.79%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.79%) Text Mining
10 2 (1.19%) MS Access
10 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (4.76%) JIRA
1 8 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 13 (7.74%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (7.14%) Finance
3 7 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.79%) Legal
5 2 (1.19%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.19%) Electronics
5 2 (1.19%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.19%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.57%) XML
2 4 (2.38%) HTML
3 3 (1.79%) CSS
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.60%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.14%) PKI
2 10 (5.95%) Clustering
3 4 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.19%) DTV
5 2 (1.19%) Firmware
5 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.19%) Wiki
5 2 (1.19%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.60%) HP Superdome
6 1 (0.60%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.60%) Life Science
6 1 (0.60%) Informatics
6 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.60%) Replication
6 1 (0.60%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 98 (58.33%) Linux
2 72 (42.86%) Windows
3 47 (27.98%) UNIX
4 37 (22.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (20.24%) CentOS
6 23 (13.69%) Windows 7
7 11 (6.55%) Ubuntu
7 11 (6.55%) Windows XP
8 10 (5.95%) Debian
8 10 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.38%) Solaris
11 3 (1.79%) HPUX
12 2 (1.19%) SELinux
13 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.60%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.60%) AIX
13 1 (0.60%) SUSE
13 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.02%) ITIL
2 26 (15.48%) Performance Tuning
3 24 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 23 (13.69%) Migration
5 20 (11.90%) ERP
6 18 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (7.14%) Data Analysis
8 9 (5.36%) DevOps
9 8 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (2.98%) Configuration Management
12 4 (2.38%) Load Balancing
12 4 (2.38%) Network Design
12 4 (2.38%) Data Protection
13 3 (1.79%) Technical Architecture
13 3 (1.79%) Project Management
14 2 (1.19%) BCP
14 2 (1.19%) Business Continuity
14 2 (1.19%) Information Security
14 2 (1.19%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (31.55%) SQL
2 51 (30.36%) Perl
3 40 (23.81%) Python
4 24 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 19 (11.31%) Shell Script
5 19 (11.31%) Bourne shell
6 16 (9.52%) Bash Shell
7 8 (4.76%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.98%) C#
9 4 (2.38%) VBA
10 3 (1.79%) Java
11 2 (1.19%) PHP
12 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (21.43%) Degree
2 18 (10.71%) RHCE
3 12 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (7.14%) OCP
3 12 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (2.98%) MCSA
5 4 (2.38%) CCNA
5 4 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.19%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.60%) MCSE
7 1 (0.60%) HND
7 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.76%) QA
2 2 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (26.19%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.93%) vSphere
2 15 (8.93%) VMware ESX
3 14 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (5.36%) Hyper-V
5 7 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.79%) NFS
7 1 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.60%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.60%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 16 (9.52%) Puppet
2 14 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 14 (8.33%) SCOM
2 14 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 11 (6.55%) SCCM
4 5 (2.98%) Ansible
5 4 (2.38%) Nagios
5 4 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.79%) CFEngine
6 3 (1.79%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.60%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.60%) Munin
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.60%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.60%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 55 (32.74%) Microsoft
2 49 (29.17%) Red Hat
3 30 (17.86%) VMware
4 22 (13.10%) Oracle
5 20 (11.90%) Citrix
6 18 (10.71%) SAP
7 14 (8.33%) EMC
8 10 (5.95%) Avaya
9 9 (5.36%) HP
10 8 (4.76%) Atlassian
11 7 (4.17%) Red Gate
12 5 (2.98%) Cisco
13 4 (2.38%) NetApp
13 4 (2.38%) Dell
13 4 (2.38%) Veeam
14 2 (1.19%) Symantec
14 2 (1.19%) Remedy
14 2 (1.19%) IBM
14 2 (1.19%) Splunk
15 1 (0.60%) Vertica
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