The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 122 93 107
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 2337 3137 3293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.61% 2.97% 2.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 3.07% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 2704 2784
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,925 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,100 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86471 102103 109760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.56% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71855 85111 90926
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Administrator in the job title.

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Administrator
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Administrator within the UK.

Administrator Salary Trend in the UK

Administrator
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Administrator over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 within the UK.

Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Administrator
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -23 2215 £42,500 - 287
London -4 1021 £50,000 - 104
South East -14 497 £41,000 -3.52% 68
East of England -19 162 £35,000 -12.50% 24
North West -54 144 £38,250 +4.79% 32
City of London -15 127 £50,000 +6.38% 27
Berkshire -13 125 £45,000 -2.70% 14
South West -1 115 £35,000 -6.66% 19
Yorkshire -17 115 £40,000 +19.40% 15
Surrey -3 99 £48,000 +6.66% 9
Hampshire -32 84 £36,000 -12.19% 20
West Midlands -62 83 £36,750 -0.67% 12
West Yorkshire -2 72 £40,000 +11.11% 9
East Midlands -8 68 £35,000 -6.66% 11
Reading +17 63 £45,000 - 8
Manchester -62 62 £40,000 +11.88% 15
Merseyside +16 57 £36,500 +21.66% 4
East Sussex +49 56 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Liverpool +18 56 £36,500 +21.66% 4
Brighton +51 52 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Oxfordshire +6 51 £35,000 -17.64% 8
Leeds +1 51 £42,000 +5.00% 8
Essex +2 43 £32,500 -27.37% 1
Wales +3 39 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Hertfordshire -8 37 £40,000 +6.66% 8
West Sussex +20 35 £34,000 -20.93% 2
Cambridgeshire -21 33 £32,500 -18.75% 6
Wiltshire -1 32 £40,000 +6.66% 2
South Wales +13 31 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -3 31 £40,000 +14.28% 7

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 1862 (39.74%) Linux
2 1514 (32.32%) Windows
3 1151 (24.57%) Microsoft
4 1145 (24.44%) SQL
5 1117 (23.84%) SQL Server
6 1069 (22.82%) VMware
7 846 (18.06%) Windows Server
8 826 (17.63%) Finance
9 816 (17.42%) Active Directory
10 668 (14.26%) Puppet
11 642 (13.70%) Oracle
12 641 (13.68%) MS Excel
13 626 (13.36%) Red Hat
14 583 (12.44%) VMware Infrastructure
15 561 (11.97%) DevOps
16 544 (11.61%) Firewall
17 527 (11.25%) PowerShell
18 525 (11.21%) ITIL
19 523 (11.16%) Python
20 521 (11.12%) Bash Shell
21 518 (11.06%) Unix
22 512 (10.93%) MySQL
23 479 (10.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 449 (9.58%) Performance Tuning
25 447 (9.54%) Amazon AWS
25 447 (9.54%) DNS
26 432 (9.22%) Perl
27 423 (9.03%) Apache
28 417 (8.90%) Cisco
29 404 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 423 (9.03%) Apache
2 374 (7.98%) SharePoint
3 324 (6.92%) MS Exchange
4 276 (5.89%) IIS
5 185 (3.95%) Tomcat
6 157 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 133 (2.84%) SharePoint 2013
8 121 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
9 117 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
10 105 (2.24%) nginx
11 69 (1.47%) WebLogic
12 68 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
13 53 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
13 53 (1.13%) JBoss
14 45 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 45 (0.96%) Skype for Business
15 42 (0.90%) OpenStack
16 37 (0.79%) Apache Spark
17 31 (0.66%) Confluence
18 29 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 641 (13.68%) MS Excel
2 289 (6.17%) MS Office
3 50 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 29 (0.62%) MS Project
6 18 (0.38%) InfoPath
7 15 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.21%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.13%) AutoCAD
9 6 (0.13%) Autodesk Flame
9 6 (0.13%) Autodesk Smoke
9 6 (0.13%) Baselight
9 6 (0.13%) Final Cut Pro
10 4 (0.085%) SOLIDWORKS
11 2 (0.043%) PTC Creo
11 2 (0.043%) Windchill
12 1 (0.021%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.021%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.021%) InDesign
12 1 (0.021%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 69 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 54 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
3 41 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
4 35 (0.75%) HFM
5 31 (0.66%) Hyperion Planning
6 22 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 21 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
8 19 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
9 18 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
9 18 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 12 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
11 8 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
11 8 (0.17%) Magento
11 8 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
12 6 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
13 5 (0.11%) OpenText VIM for SAP
13 5 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
13 5 (0.11%) SAP FI
13 5 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
13 5 (0.11%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 447 (9.54%) Amazon AWS
2 248 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 240 (5.12%) Office 365
4 146 (3.12%) SaaS
5 58 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
6 57 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
7 44 (0.94%) IaaS
8 42 (0.90%) Amazon S3
9 39 (0.83%) PaaS
10 34 (0.73%) Force.com
11 22 (0.47%) Slack
11 22 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 19 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
13 16 (0.34%) GitHub
14 14 (0.30%) OpenShift
15 10 (0.21%) G Suite
16 8 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
16 8 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
16 8 (0.17%) Route 53
17 6 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 544 (11.61%) Firewall
2 447 (9.54%) DNS
3 376 (8.03%) SAN
4 305 (6.51%) TCP/IP
5 244 (5.21%) DHCP
6 243 (5.19%) WAN
7 239 (5.10%) LAN
8 193 (4.12%) VPN
9 167 (3.56%) Internet
10 145 (3.09%) NAS
11 112 (2.39%) LDAP
12 99 (2.11%) HTTP
13 96 (2.05%) Wireless
14 94 (2.01%) SSL
15 93 (1.99%) VoIP
16 79 (1.69%) Intranet
17 75 (1.60%) Network Security
18 72 (1.54%) VLAN
19 67 (1.43%) iSCSI
20 62 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1117 (23.84%) SQL Server
2 512 (10.93%) MySQL
3 373 (7.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 325 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 300 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 280 (5.98%) Oracle Database
7 218 (4.65%) Relational Database
8 208 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 179 (3.82%) MongoDB
10 169 (3.61%) SQL Server 2014
11 168 (3.59%) RDBMS
11 168 (3.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 149 (3.18%) NoSQL
13 130 (2.77%) Oracle Database 11g
14 128 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
15 121 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
16 119 (2.54%) Oracle Database 12c
17 95 (2.03%) Hadoop
18 88 (1.88%) Big Data
19 86 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 218 (4.65%) Jenkins
2 112 (2.39%) JIRA
3 101 (2.16%) Git (software)
4 82 (1.75%) Subversion
5 69 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 56 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 24 (0.51%) Maven
7 24 (0.51%) TeamCity
8 18 (0.38%) Vagrant
9 17 (0.36%) Travis CI
10 15 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
10 15 (0.32%) Visual Studio
11 14 (0.30%) MSBuild
12 12 (0.26%) GitLab
12 12 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 11 (0.23%) Sonatype Nexus
14 10 (0.21%) JDeveloper
14 10 (0.21%) Redmine
15 9 (0.19%) Selenium
16 8 (0.17%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 826 (17.63%) Finance
2 196 (4.18%) Telecoms
3 187 (3.99%) Banking
4 169 (3.61%) Marketing
5 91 (1.94%) Retail
6 83 (1.77%) Advertising
7 79 (1.69%) Law
8 77 (1.64%) Games
9 71 (1.52%) Manufacturing
10 63 (1.34%) Legal
11 58 (1.24%) Publishing
12 35 (0.75%) Electronics
13 27 (0.58%) Billing
14 24 (0.51%) Investment Banking
15 23 (0.49%) Financial Institution
16 22 (0.47%) Back Office
17 14 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
18 10 (0.21%) Online Betting
19 7 (0.15%) Multimedia
20 6 (0.13%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (5.25%) LAMP
2 229 (4.89%) Web Services
3 131 (2.80%) .NET
4 124 (2.65%) XML
5 104 (2.22%) HTML
6 71 (1.52%) LEMP Stack
7 59 (1.26%) CSS
7 59 (1.26%) Mason
8 53 (1.13%) Middleware
9 42 (0.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 41 (0.88%) Visualforce
11 39 (0.83%) SOAP
12 30 (0.64%) JSON
12 30 (0.64%) Node.js
13 29 (0.62%) JMS
13 29 (0.62%) XSLT
14 27 (0.58%) LAPP Stack
15 26 (0.55%) Memcached
15 26 (0.55%) WSDL
16 24 (0.51%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 339 (7.24%) Data Centre
2 271 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
3 232 (4.95%) Replication
4 206 (4.40%) Clustering
5 170 (3.63%) Computer Science
6 128 (2.73%) Management Information System
7 60 (1.28%) Statistics
8 50 (1.07%) Public Cloud
9 48 (1.02%) Hedge funds
10 44 (0.94%) Fintech
11 42 (0.90%) EMC VNX
12 40 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
13 36 (0.77%) Driving Licence
14 34 (0.73%) CMDB
15 33 (0.70%) iSeries
16 32 (0.68%) iPad
17 31 (0.66%) Mathematics
18 28 (0.60%) AS400
19 26 (0.55%) Fat Client
19 26 (0.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1862 (39.74%) Linux
2 1514 (32.32%) Windows
3 846 (18.06%) Windows Server
4 518 (11.06%) Unix
5 479 (10.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 404 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 391 (8.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 349 (7.45%) CentOS
9 269 (5.74%) Ubuntu
10 154 (3.29%) Solaris
11 133 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
12 129 (2.75%) Windows 7
13 115 (2.45%) Debian
14 77 (1.64%) AIX
14 77 (1.64%) Windows 10
15 68 (1.45%) Mac OS X
16 55 (1.17%) SUSE
17 42 (0.90%) Windows 8
18 39 (0.83%) HPUX
19 28 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 561 (11.97%) DevOps
2 525 (11.21%) ITIL
3 449 (9.58%) Performance Tuning
4 334 (7.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 323 (6.89%) Agile Software Development
6 317 (6.77%) High Availability
7 280 (5.98%) Configuration Management
8 275 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
9 251 (5.36%) CRM
10 235 (5.02%) Migration
11 208 (4.44%) Open Source
12 192 (4.10%) Project Management
13 167 (3.56%) E-Commerce
14 151 (3.22%) Change Management
15 146 (3.12%) Service Delivery
16 143 (3.05%) Continuous Integration
17 131 (2.80%) Workflow
18 130 (2.77%) Capacity Planning
19 127 (2.71%) Service Management
20 109 (2.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1145 (24.44%) SQL
2 527 (11.25%) PowerShell
3 523 (11.16%) Python
4 521 (11.12%) Bash Shell
5 432 (9.22%) Perl
6 310 (6.62%) T-SQL
7 240 (5.12%) Java
8 232 (4.95%) Shell Script
9 216 (4.61%) Ruby
10 208 (4.44%) PHP
11 137 (2.92%) C#
12 106 (2.26%) JavaScript
13 72 (1.54%) C
14 68 (1.45%) PL/SQL
15 54 (1.15%) Apex Code
16 43 (0.92%) VB
16 43 (0.92%) VBScript
17 34 (0.73%) VB.NET
18 27 (0.58%) Korn
19 25 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 364 (7.77%) Degree
2 241 (5.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 218 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 176 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
5 153 (3.27%) SC Cleared
6 151 (3.22%) CCNA
7 124 (2.65%) MCSA
8 123 (2.63%) MCSE
9 65 (1.39%) CCNP
10 55 (1.17%) MCP
11 52 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
11 52 (1.11%) MCITP
12 50 (1.07%) Oracle Certification
13 47 (1.00%) OCP
14 44 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 36 (0.77%) DV Cleared
16 27 (0.58%) RHCE
17 24 (0.51%) GIAC
18 19 (0.41%) CISSP
19 17 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (3.91%) SLA
2 131 (2.80%) PCI DSS
3 105 (2.24%) QA
4 62 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 38 (0.81%) Data Quality
6 16 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 11 (0.23%) WCAG
8 10 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.064%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.064%) SAS 70
10 2 (0.043%) HL7
10 2 (0.043%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.043%) ISAE 3402
10 2 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.021%) BS7799
11 1 (0.021%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.021%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.021%) ISO19770
11 1 (0.021%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.021%) JSP 440
System Software
1 816 (17.42%) Active Directory
2 583 (12.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 197 (4.20%) Hyper-V
4 166 (3.54%) vSphere
5 150 (3.20%) Oracle RAC
6 146 (3.12%) Docker
7 118 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
8 104 (2.22%) NFS
9 85 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
10 80 (1.71%) VMware ESX
11 64 (1.37%) KVM
12 56 (1.20%) Xen
13 47 (1.00%) XenApp
14 37 (0.79%) Varnish
14 37 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
14 37 (0.79%) VMware Server
14 37 (0.79%) XenServer
15 32 (0.68%) XenDesktop
16 31 (0.66%) GlusterFS
16 31 (0.66%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 668 (14.26%) Puppet
2 385 (8.22%) Opscode Chef
3 325 (6.94%) Ansible
4 266 (5.68%) Nagios
5 172 (3.67%) SCCM
6 122 (2.60%) Data Guard
7 107 (2.28%) SCOM
8 97 (2.07%) Oracle RMAN
9 85 (1.81%) Salt
10 64 (1.37%) WSUS
11 60 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 56 (1.20%) NetBackup
13 47 (1.00%) Backup Exec
14 45 (0.96%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
15 39 (0.83%) Cacti
15 39 (0.83%) Tivoli
16 33 (0.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
17 32 (0.68%) Failover Clustering
17 32 (0.68%) Red Hat Satellite
18 31 (0.66%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1151 (24.57%) Microsoft
2 1069 (22.82%) VMware
3 642 (13.70%) Oracle
4 626 (13.36%) Red Hat
5 417 (8.90%) Cisco
6 257 (5.49%) Salesforce.com
7 190 (4.06%) HP
8 181 (3.86%) Citrix
9 139 (2.97%) EMC
10 110 (2.35%) NetApp
11 95 (2.03%) SAP
12 92 (1.96%) IBM
13 75 (1.60%) Dell
14 72 (1.54%) Veritas
15 63 (1.34%) Veeam
16 61 (1.30%) Qualys
17 55 (1.17%) Sun
18 51 (1.09%) Google
19 47 (1.00%) CheckPoint
20 46 (0.98%) Symantec
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 35k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30981 - £36573 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Feral Interactive Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Great package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Pension & Flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £19500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Depending upon Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago