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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 49 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 65 88 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.44% 4.91% 5.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.59% 5.17% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 58 85 81
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
1417 1703 1892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.72% 94.98% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1190 1464 1658
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 £27,500 £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 1 May 2015.

Administrator Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 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 66 (50.38%) Linux
2 47 (35.88%) Windows
3 36 (27.48%) UNIX
4 34 (25.95%) Python
5 33 (25.19%) Microsoft
6 31 (23.66%) SQL Server
7 30 (22.90%) Firewall
8 29 (22.14%) DNS
9 26 (19.85%) Perl
10 25 (19.08%) Active Directory
11 24 (18.32%) SQL
11 24 (18.32%) Degree
12 23 (17.56%) DHCP
13 22 (16.79%) Bash Shell
14 21 (16.03%) Network Security
15 20 (15.27%) TCP/IP
16 17 (12.98%) MS Exchange
16 17 (12.98%) Red Hat
16 17 (12.98%) ITIL
16 17 (12.98%) MS Excel
16 17 (12.98%) VMware
17 16 (12.21%) HTTP
18 15 (11.45%) Web Services
19 14 (10.69%) Tomcat
19 14 (10.69%) Oracle
19 14 (10.69%) Disaster Recovery
20 13 (9.92%) MySQL
20 13 (9.92%) SCCM
20 13 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
20 13 (9.92%) CentOS

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 17 (12.98%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.69%) Tomcat
3 11 (8.40%) Apache
4 9 (6.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.82%) IIS
6 4 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.05%) JBoss
7 2 (1.53%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.53%) iPlanet
7 2 (1.53%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.76%) Zope
8 1 (0.76%) Plone
Applications
1 17 (12.98%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.16%) MS Office
3 4 (3.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) BigMachines
1 4 (3.05%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.53%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.34%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (4.58%) SaaS
4 5 (3.82%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.76%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 30 (22.90%) Firewall
2 29 (22.14%) DNS
3 23 (17.56%) DHCP
4 21 (16.03%) Network Security
5 20 (15.27%) TCP/IP
6 16 (12.21%) HTTP
7 12 (9.16%) Internet
8 7 (5.34%) HTTPS
9 6 (4.58%) SSL
10 5 (3.82%) LDAP
10 5 (3.82%) SAN
10 5 (3.82%) NAS
11 4 (3.05%) Wireless
12 2 (1.53%) SSH
12 2 (1.53%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (1.53%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.53%) VPN
12 2 (1.53%) SNMP
12 2 (1.53%) FTP
12 2 (1.53%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (23.66%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.92%) MySQL
3 8 (6.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.34%) Big Data
5 5 (3.82%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (3.05%) QlikView
6 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.29%) Text Mining
8 2 (1.53%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (7.63%) Back Office
1 10 (7.63%) Finance
2 7 (5.34%) Electronics
3 6 (4.58%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.53%) Marketing
6 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.45%) Web Services
2 3 (2.29%) CSS
2 3 (2.29%) HTML
3 2 (1.53%) CSS3
3 2 (1.53%) FastCGI
3 2 (1.53%) RESTful
3 2 (1.53%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.87%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.34%) Internet of Things
3 6 (4.58%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.82%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.05%) Informatics
5 4 (3.05%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.29%) Replication
6 3 (2.29%) Clustering
6 3 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.53%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.53%) Life Science
7 2 (1.53%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.53%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.53%) Telematics
7 2 (1.53%) Open Source
8 1 (0.76%) DTV
8 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 66 (50.38%) Linux
2 47 (35.88%) Windows
3 36 (27.48%) UNIX
4 13 (9.92%) CentOS
5 11 (8.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (7.63%) Ubuntu
6 10 (7.63%) Debian
7 8 (6.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (6.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (6.11%) Solaris
8 5 (3.82%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (12.98%) ITIL
2 14 (10.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (9.16%) Configuration Management
4 9 (6.87%) CRM
4 9 (6.87%) Load Balancing
5 7 (5.34%) Business Continuity
5 7 (5.34%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (5.34%) DevOps
6 5 (3.82%) E-Commerce
6 5 (3.82%) Project Management
6 5 (3.82%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (3.82%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 4 (3.05%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.05%) Biostatistics
7 4 (3.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (3.05%) Change Control
7 4 (3.05%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (3.05%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.05%) Scrum
8 3 (2.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 34 (25.95%) Python
2 26 (19.85%) Perl
3 24 (18.32%) SQL
4 22 (16.79%) Bash Shell
5 11 (8.40%) PHP
6 6 (4.58%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.29%) Java
7 3 (2.29%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.29%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.29%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.53%) R
9 1 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (18.32%) Degree
2 4 (3.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (3.05%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.05%) Postgraduate
3 2 (1.53%) MCTS
3 2 (1.53%) MCITP
3 2 (1.53%) CCNA
3 2 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.53%) MCSE
4 1 (0.76%) RHCE
4 1 (0.76%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 25 (19.08%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.82%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.05%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.53%) XenApp
5 2 (1.53%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.53%) Sendmail
5 2 (1.53%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.53%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.53%) NFS
6 1 (0.76%) vSphere
6 1 (0.76%) Postfix
6 1 (0.76%) KVM
6 1 (0.76%) iptables
6 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (9.92%) SCCM
2 12 (9.16%) Puppet
3 7 (5.34%) SCOM
3 7 (5.34%) Ansible
4 5 (3.82%) Backup Exec
4 5 (3.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.05%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.53%) CFEngine
6 2 (1.53%) Salt
6 2 (1.53%) Nagios
7 1 (0.76%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (25.19%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.98%) Red Hat
2 17 (12.98%) VMware
3 14 (10.69%) Oracle
4 10 (7.63%) Citrix
5 7 (5.34%) Cisco
5 7 (5.34%) NetApp
5 7 (5.34%) Google
6 5 (3.82%) SAP
6 5 (3.82%) Symantec
6 5 (3.82%) Rackspace
6 5 (3.82%) LogRhythm
7 4 (3.05%) WorldPay
7 4 (3.05%) Mitel
7 4 (3.05%) Marketo
7 4 (3.05%) Epicor
8 3 (2.29%) HP
8 3 (2.29%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.53%) Vertica
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Posted: 2 days ago
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