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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 65 49 32
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 48 79 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.43% 4.46% 6.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.60% 4.72% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38 67 73
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £20,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +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
1333 1674 1550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.15% 94.42% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1128 1359 1366
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 July 2015.

Administrator Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 69 (62.73%) Linux
2 45 (40.91%) Windows
3 35 (31.82%) Python
4 33 (30.00%) UNIX
5 31 (28.18%) Perl
5 31 (28.18%) Firewall
6 29 (26.36%) VMware
7 25 (22.73%) DNS
8 24 (21.82%) Microsoft
9 23 (20.91%) Red Hat
9 23 (20.91%) SQL
9 23 (20.91%) Amazon AWS
10 22 (20.00%) Bash Shell
10 22 (20.00%) Apache
11 21 (19.09%) SQL Server
11 21 (19.09%) Active Directory
11 21 (19.09%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (17.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (16.36%) CentOS
13 18 (16.36%) Web Services
14 16 (14.55%) Tomcat
15 15 (13.64%) MySQL
15 15 (13.64%) TCP/IP
16 14 (12.73%) DHCP
16 14 (12.73%) Configuration Management
16 14 (12.73%) Debian
17 13 (11.82%) MS Excel
18 12 (10.91%) SAN
18 12 (10.91%) Load Balancing
19 11 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 22 (20.00%) Apache
2 16 (14.55%) Tomcat
3 10 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.55%) IIS
5 4 (3.64%) Zope
5 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.73%) Plone
6 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.82%) JBoss
7 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.82%) nginx
7 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.82%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.82%) CMS
8 1 (0.91%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.91%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 13 (11.82%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.09%) MS Office
3 5 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.55%) SaaS
2 5 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.82%) Office 365
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (28.18%) Firewall
2 25 (22.73%) DNS
3 15 (13.64%) TCP/IP
4 14 (12.73%) DHCP
5 12 (10.91%) SAN
6 10 (9.09%) LDAP
7 8 (7.27%) NAS
8 7 (6.36%) SSL
9 5 (4.55%) HTTP
10 4 (3.64%) VPN
11 3 (2.73%) SSH
11 3 (2.73%) SMTP
12 2 (1.82%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.82%) SNMP
12 2 (1.82%) FTP
13 1 (0.91%) GSM
13 1 (0.91%) LAN
13 1 (0.91%) VLAN
13 1 (0.91%) Network Security
13 1 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.09%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.64%) MySQL
3 6 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.73%) MariaDB
6 3 (2.73%) Big Data
7 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Subversion
2 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (6.36%) Marketing
2 6 (5.45%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.45%) Finance
3 2 (1.82%) Electronics
4 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.36%) Web Services
2 3 (2.73%) HTML
3 2 (1.82%) CSS
4 1 (0.91%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.36%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.64%) Clustering
4 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.82%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.82%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.82%) Informatics
6 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.91%) Chemistry
6 1 (0.91%) Statistics
6 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.91%) NHS
6 1 (0.91%) DTV
6 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.91%) Replication
6 1 (0.91%) Telematics
6 1 (0.91%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 69 (62.73%) Linux
2 45 (40.91%) Windows
3 33 (30.00%) UNIX
4 19 (17.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (16.36%) CentOS
6 14 (12.73%) Debian
7 11 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (9.09%) Ubuntu
8 10 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (8.18%) Solaris
10 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (12.73%) Configuration Management
2 12 (10.91%) Load Balancing
3 11 (10.00%) DevOps
4 8 (7.27%) ITIL
4 8 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (6.36%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (5.45%) E-Commerce
7 5 (4.55%) Project Management
7 5 (4.55%) CRM
7 5 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (4.55%) SDLC
8 4 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (3.64%) Biostatistics
8 4 (3.64%) Scrum
9 3 (2.73%) Workflow
9 3 (2.73%) Migration
9 3 (2.73%) Workflow Management
9 3 (2.73%) Change Control
9 3 (2.73%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 35 (31.82%) Python
2 31 (28.18%) Perl
3 23 (20.91%) SQL
4 22 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 9 (8.18%) PHP
6 8 (7.27%) PowerShell
7 7 (6.36%) Shell Script
7 7 (6.36%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.64%) Java
9 2 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (3.64%) MCSE
2 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.73%) MCSA
4 2 (1.82%) MCDBA
4 2 (1.82%) CCNA
4 2 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.91%) MCP
5 1 (0.91%) CCNP
5 1 (0.91%) RHCE
5 1 (0.91%) LPIC
5 1 (0.91%) MCTS
5 1 (0.91%) MCITP
System Software
1 21 (19.09%) Active Directory
1 21 (19.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.18%) vSphere
3 5 (4.55%) Postfix
4 4 (3.64%) qmail
5 2 (1.82%) XenApp
5 2 (1.82%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.82%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.82%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.82%) Varnish
6 1 (0.91%) Dovecot
6 1 (0.91%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.91%) KVM
6 1 (0.91%) iptables
6 1 (0.91%) Xen
6 1 (0.91%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (6.36%) Puppet
2 5 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.64%) SCCM
4 3 (2.73%) HAProxy
5 2 (1.82%) Ansible
5 2 (1.82%) Salt
5 2 (1.82%) systemd
6 1 (0.91%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.91%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 29 (26.36%) VMware
2 24 (21.82%) Microsoft
3 23 (20.91%) Red Hat
4 11 (10.00%) Oracle
4 11 (10.00%) Cisco
5 9 (8.18%) CheckPoint
6 7 (6.36%) NetApp
6 7 (6.36%) Rackspace
7 6 (5.45%) Google
8 5 (4.55%) Citrix
9 4 (3.64%) Juniper
9 4 (3.64%) F5
10 2 (1.82%) Veeam
10 2 (1.82%) Avaya
10 2 (1.82%) WorldPay
11 1 (0.91%) SAP
11 1 (0.91%) HP
11 1 (0.91%) EMC
11 1 (0.91%) Riverbed
11 1 (0.91%) Foundry
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