The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 108 97 73
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 2786 3019 3996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.64% 2.91% 3.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.79% 3.08% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2368 2566 3417
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £53,150
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%

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
99917 98112 105285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 83183 79195 90333
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 27 January 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -9 2649 £42,500 +0.93% 392
London -14 1133 £47,500 - 178
South East -7 625 £40,000 - 79
City of London +7 282 £47,500 +5.55% 62
Yorkshire -25 207 £37,500 +4.16% 22
East of England -12 206 £40,000 - 25
West Midlands -13 152 £38,500 +2.66% 17
South West +15 142 £38,000 +8.57% 29
Hampshire -16 132 £35,000 -7.89% 19
Surrey -22 130 £40,000 +4.64% 11
Berkshire -25 125 £47,500 +11.76% 18
North West -56 113 £40,000 +6.66% 26
West Yorkshire -38 107 £38,000 +1.33% 16
Cambridgeshire +11 79 £38,500 -3.75% 9
North Yorkshire +32 74 £37,500 -14.28% 4
Oxfordshire -6 67 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Cambridge +10 65 £39,250 -1.87% 5
Hertfordshire -14 62 £40,000 - 9
East Midlands +37 61 £35,000 -12.50% 14
Reading -2 58 £42,500 +20.56% 5
Manchester -33 57 £40,000 +0.25% 14
Wiltshire +14 56 £38,000 +8.57% 4
Leeds -63 56 £39,250 +3.28% 10
Scotland -6 54 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Buckinghamshire +18 50 £30,500 -23.75% 6
Wales +17 48 £34,000 +6.25% 10
South Wales +19 47 £34,000 +6.25% 9
Essex 0 42 £39,250 +4.66% 2
Kent 0 40 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Milton Keynes +11 39 £29,000 -38.29% 4

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 2607 (43.66%) Linux
2 2003 (33.55%) Windows
3 1722 (28.84%) SQL
4 1535 (25.71%) SQL Server
5 1457 (24.40%) Microsoft
6 1317 (22.06%) VMware
7 1126 (18.86%) UNIX
8 1056 (17.69%) MySQL
9 992 (16.61%) Red Hat
10 966 (16.18%) Finance
11 914 (15.31%) Active Directory
12 850 (14.24%) Oracle
13 840 (14.07%) Puppet
14 792 (13.26%) Perl
15 784 (13.13%) MS Excel
15 784 (13.13%) Performance Tuning
16 733 (12.28%) Python
17 724 (12.13%) VMware Infrastructure
17 724 (12.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 680 (11.39%) ITIL
19 678 (11.35%) Apache
20 670 (11.22%) Bash Shell
21 669 (11.20%) DNS
22 646 (10.82%) Windows Server 2008
23 633 (10.60%) SAN
24 605 (10.13%) Firewall
25 567 (9.50%) CentOS
26 540 (9.04%) Cisco
27 537 (8.99%) Degree
28 532 (8.91%) TCP/IP

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 678 (11.35%) Apache
2 454 (7.60%) SharePoint
3 410 (6.87%) Tomcat
4 376 (6.30%) IIS
5 360 (6.03%) MS Exchange
6 260 (4.35%) nginx
7 188 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2010
8 155 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 134 (2.24%) WebLogic
10 107 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
11 106 (1.78%) JBoss
12 91 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
13 85 (1.42%) WebSphere
14 69 (1.16%) OpenStack
15 65 (1.09%) Lync
16 61 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
17 56 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
18 50 (0.84%) CMS
19 49 (0.82%) Apache Solr
20 45 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 784 (13.13%) MS Excel
2 418 (7.00%) MS Office
3 85 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 53 (0.89%) InfoPath
5 39 (0.65%) MS Project
6 23 (0.39%) MS Visio
7 16 (0.27%) Photoshop
8 13 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.10%) SPSS
11 4 (0.067%) PowerPivot
12 3 (0.050%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 1 (0.017%) QuarkXPress
14 1 (0.017%) FreeHand
14 1 (0.017%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.017%) Maya
14 1 (0.017%) 3ds Max
14 1 (0.017%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 72 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
2 57 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
3 48 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
4 32 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
5 31 (0.52%) Agresso
6 19 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
7 16 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
8 13 (0.22%) HFM
9 11 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 11 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
10 10 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
11 9 (0.15%) Magento
12 8 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
13 6 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 5 (0.084%) MFGPRO
15 4 (0.067%) Summit
15 4 (0.067%) Academy Housing
15 4 (0.067%) Oracle CRM
15 4 (0.067%) ResourceLink
15 4 (0.067%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 364 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
3 114 (1.91%) SaaS
4 102 (1.71%) Amazon S3
5 83 (1.39%) Office 365
6 81 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
7 52 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
8 40 (0.67%) PaaS
9 34 (0.57%) IaaS
10 30 (0.50%) Rackspace Cloud
11 25 (0.42%) Route 53
12 22 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
13 20 (0.33%) GitHub
14 19 (0.32%) SoftLayer
15 17 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
16 11 (0.18%) Google Apps
17 10 (0.17%) Joyent
18 8 (0.13%) Force.com
19 7 (0.12%) OpenShift
20 5 (0.084%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 669 (11.20%) DNS
2 633 (10.60%) SAN
3 605 (10.13%) Firewall
4 532 (8.91%) TCP/IP
5 328 (5.49%) DHCP
6 323 (5.41%) LAN
7 288 (4.82%) WAN
8 239 (4.00%) VPN
9 193 (3.23%) LDAP
10 186 (3.12%) Internet
11 178 (2.98%) HTTP
12 145 (2.43%) NAS
13 138 (2.31%) VoIP
14 131 (2.19%) SMTP
15 121 (2.03%) Network Security
16 116 (1.94%) VLAN
17 107 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
18 93 (1.56%) FTP
19 88 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
20 84 (1.41%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1535 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 1056 (17.69%) MySQL
3 423 (7.08%) Oracle Database
4 419 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 383 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 346 (5.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 282 (4.72%) SQL Server 2005
8 269 (4.51%) Relational Database
9 262 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
10 233 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
11 231 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
12 226 (3.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 198 (3.32%) MongoDB
14 193 (3.23%) RDBMS
15 171 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
16 169 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
17 168 (2.81%) NoSQL
18 154 (2.58%) Big Data
18 154 (2.58%) Hadoop
19 106 (1.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 239 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 161 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 157 (2.63%) Subversion
4 73 (1.22%) JIRA
5 50 (0.84%) Hudson
6 46 (0.77%) Visual Studio
7 44 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 40 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 38 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
10 26 (0.44%) Maven
11 22 (0.37%) Mercurial
11 22 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 21 (0.35%) Ant
13 19 (0.32%) Toad
14 17 (0.28%) TeamCity
15 15 (0.25%) Selenium
16 8 (0.13%) Artifactory
17 7 (0.12%) Emacs
18 6 (0.10%) Octopus Deploy
18 6 (0.10%) Gradle
General
1 966 (16.18%) Finance
2 215 (3.60%) Marketing
3 206 (3.45%) Banking
4 193 (3.23%) Retail
5 171 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 127 (2.13%) Advertising
7 124 (2.08%) Legal
8 122 (2.04%) Law
9 118 (1.98%) Back Office
10 114 (1.91%) Games
11 70 (1.17%) Manufacturing
12 47 (0.79%) Publishing
13 42 (0.70%) Investment Banking
14 36 (0.60%) French Language
15 35 (0.59%) Financial Institution
16 32 (0.54%) Billing
17 30 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
18 26 (0.44%) Automotive
19 17 (0.28%) Electronics
20 9 (0.15%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (5.14%) Web Services
2 289 (4.84%) LAMP
3 226 (3.78%) .NET
4 114 (1.91%) HTML
4 114 (1.91%) XML
5 96 (1.61%) Middleware
6 74 (1.24%) CSS
7 68 (1.14%) Oracle Fusion
8 62 (1.04%) Memcached
9 59 (0.99%) ASP.NET
10 29 (0.49%) J2EE
11 28 (0.47%) WebSphere MQ
12 25 (0.42%) jQuery
13 23 (0.39%) Ruby on Rails
14 21 (0.35%) RabbitMQ
14 21 (0.35%) REST
15 19 (0.32%) Django
16 17 (0.28%) Mason
16 17 (0.28%) ActiveMQ
16 17 (0.28%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 444 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
2 416 (6.97%) Replication
3 363 (6.08%) Clustering
4 313 (5.24%) Open Source
5 195 (3.27%) Computer Science
6 137 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 82 (1.37%) Blackberry
8 55 (0.92%) Statistics
9 51 (0.85%) Mathematics
10 44 (0.74%) Hedge funds
10 44 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
11 40 (0.67%) Visualisation
12 37 (0.62%) Social Media
13 31 (0.52%) HACMP
14 29 (0.49%) Mainframe
14 29 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
15 28 (0.47%) LPAR
16 26 (0.44%) iPhone
16 26 (0.44%) Mobile App
16 26 (0.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2607 (43.66%) Linux
2 2003 (33.55%) Windows
3 1126 (18.86%) UNIX
4 724 (12.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 646 (10.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 567 (9.50%) CentOS
7 431 (7.22%) Ubuntu
8 426 (7.13%) Solaris
9 366 (6.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 293 (4.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 279 (4.67%) Debian
12 230 (3.85%) Windows 7
13 169 (2.83%) AIX
14 106 (1.78%) SUSE
15 81 (1.36%) Windows 8
16 79 (1.32%) Windows XP
17 76 (1.27%) HPUX
18 74 (1.24%) Mac OS X
19 70 (1.17%) Android
20 36 (0.60%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 784 (13.13%) Performance Tuning
2 680 (11.39%) ITIL
3 532 (8.91%) DevOps
4 406 (6.80%) Disaster Recovery
5 386 (6.46%) E-Commerce
6 358 (6.00%) Configuration Management
7 331 (5.54%) Agile Software Development
8 264 (4.42%) Migration
9 223 (3.73%) Business Intelligence
10 212 (3.55%) Change Management
11 201 (3.37%) Project Management
12 194 (3.25%) Load Balancing
13 190 (3.18%) Capacity Planning
14 187 (3.13%) Time Management
15 183 (3.06%) Service Delivery
16 182 (3.05%) CRM
17 177 (2.96%) Performance Monitoring
18 166 (2.78%) Service Management
19 148 (2.48%) ETL
20 141 (2.36%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1722 (28.84%) SQL
2 792 (13.26%) Perl
3 733 (12.28%) Python
4 670 (11.22%) Bash Shell
5 522 (8.74%) Shell Script
6 486 (8.14%) Java
7 462 (7.74%) PHP
8 426 (7.13%) T-SQL
9 386 (6.46%) Ruby
10 289 (4.84%) PowerShell
11 191 (3.20%) PL/SQL
12 114 (1.91%) C
13 96 (1.61%) JavaScript
14 94 (1.57%) C#
15 61 (1.02%) VBScript
16 60 (1.00%) VB
17 55 (0.92%) C++
18 34 (0.57%) AWK
19 27 (0.45%) Apex Code
20 26 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 537 (8.99%) Degree
2 342 (5.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 203 (3.40%) Security Cleared
4 150 (2.51%) MCSE
5 141 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
6 121 (2.03%) CCNA
7 118 (1.98%) MCITP
8 112 (1.88%) SC Cleared
9 101 (1.69%) MCSA
10 89 (1.49%) MCTS
11 84 (1.41%) RHCE
12 67 (1.12%) MCP
13 64 (1.07%) DV Cleared
14 58 (0.97%) Oracle Certification
15 49 (0.82%) CCNP
16 48 (0.80%) OCP
17 39 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
18 38 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 34 (0.57%) RHCSA
20 26 (0.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 309 (5.18%) SLA
2 100 (1.67%) QA
3 83 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 63 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 32 (0.54%) ISO 9001
6 31 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (0.23%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.084%) ISO 14001
9 4 (0.067%) BS7799
10 1 (0.017%) HIPAA
System Software
1 914 (15.31%) Active Directory
2 724 (12.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 204 (3.42%) vSphere
4 173 (2.90%) Hyper-V
5 154 (2.58%) Oracle RAC
6 151 (2.53%) NFS
7 138 (2.31%) KVM
8 126 (2.11%) Xen
9 112 (1.88%) VMware ESX
10 111 (1.86%) Oracle RMAN
11 90 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
12 88 (1.47%) Samba
13 86 (1.44%) Varnish
14 80 (1.34%) XenApp
15 55 (0.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 47 (0.79%) XenServer
17 44 (0.74%) Postfix
18 37 (0.62%) Docker
19 36 (0.60%) Terminal Services
20 34 (0.57%) Snort
Systems Management
1 840 (14.07%) Puppet
2 458 (7.67%) Nagios
3 411 (6.88%) Opscode Chef
4 134 (2.24%) SCCM
5 123 (2.06%) Ansible
6 120 (2.01%) Cacti
7 119 (1.99%) Data Guard
8 116 (1.94%) NetBackup
9 109 (1.83%) ZABBIX
10 98 (1.64%) SCOM
11 65 (1.09%) HAProxy
12 63 (1.06%) Salt
13 62 (1.04%) Vagrant
14 53 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 43 (0.72%) WSUS
16 40 (0.67%) Ganglia
17 39 (0.65%) Backup Exec
17 39 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 39 (0.65%) logstash
18 37 (0.62%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1457 (24.40%) Microsoft
2 1317 (22.06%) VMware
3 992 (16.61%) Red Hat
4 850 (14.24%) Oracle
5 540 (9.04%) Cisco
6 346 (5.79%) HP
7 265 (4.44%) IBM
8 262 (4.39%) Citrix
9 195 (3.27%) NetApp
10 190 (3.18%) EMC
11 152 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
11 152 (2.55%) Symantec
12 123 (2.06%) Veritas
13 114 (1.91%) SAP
14 97 (1.62%) Dell
15 91 (1.52%) Sun
16 76 (1.27%) F5
17 68 (1.14%) Rackspace
18 62 (1.04%) Juniper
19 53 (0.89%) Sybase
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £17000.00 - £17500.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000.00 - £31000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £46200 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Exceptional Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, 25 days holiday, Pens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Midlands
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago