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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 125 106 104
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 2414 2939 3166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.53% 2.68% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 2.79% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1976 2459 2681
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -

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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -14 2273 £42,500 +4.93% 279
London -9 948 £50,000 +5.26% 106
South East -11 491 £41,000 +2.50% 68
North West +22 200 £33,100 +1.84% 20
East of England -34 150 £37,500 -6.25% 29
City of London +1 149 £50,000 +6.38% 29
South West +4 132 £34,000 -2.85% 22
Berkshire -10 120 £55,000 +29.41% 19
Yorkshire -24 119 £37,500 +7.14% 14
West Midlands -3 114 £37,000 +5.71% 11
Hampshire -7 107 £40,000 - 15
East Midlands +35 97 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Surrey +2 85 £41,750 -1.76% 11
Merseyside +18 81 £40,000 +66.66% 3
Liverpool +10 80 £40,000 +66.66% 2
West Yorkshire -16 79 £37,500 - 9
Manchester -5 65 £39,750 +6.00% 9
Leeds -10 56 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Hertfordshire -21 52 £42,500 -5.55% 11
Oxfordshire -12 50 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Wales -16 49 £38,500 -1.28% 12
Scotland +1 46 £38,250 -1.08% 5
East Sussex +39 44 £39,250 -1.87% 3
Brighton +38 42 £39,250 -1.87% 2
South Wales -9 42 £39,000 - 12
Bristol +15 36 £32,500 -10.34% 8
Cambridgeshire -18 36 £37,500 -7.40% 4
Nottinghamshire +16 34 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Oxford +20 33 £41,500 -10.27% 3
Nottingham +10 33 £38,750 +3.33%

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 1833 (37.05%) Linux
2 1496 (30.24%) Windows
3 1255 (25.37%) SQL
4 1251 (25.29%) Microsoft
5 1204 (24.34%) SQL Server
6 1134 (22.92%) VMware
7 893 (18.05%) Finance
8 871 (17.61%) Windows Server
9 862 (17.42%) Active Directory
10 702 (14.19%) Oracle
11 693 (14.01%) MS Excel
12 676 (13.66%) Puppet
13 631 (12.76%) Red Hat
14 624 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
15 577 (11.66%) DevOps
16 566 (11.44%) Python
17 558 (11.28%) Firewall
18 555 (11.22%) MySQL
19 550 (11.12%) Unix
20 549 (11.10%) Performance Tuning
21 519 (10.49%) ITIL
22 510 (10.31%) PowerShell
23 497 (10.05%) Bash Shell
24 483 (9.76%) DNS
25 475 (9.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 463 (9.36%) SAN
27 462 (9.34%) Cisco
28 461 (9.32%) Apache
29 460 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
30 437 (8.83%) Perl

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
1 461 (9.32%) Apache
2 410 (8.29%) SharePoint
3 361 (7.30%) MS Exchange
4 224 (4.53%) IIS
5 211 (4.27%) Tomcat
6 200 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
7 164 (3.32%) nginx
8 153 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
9 120 (2.43%) SharePoint 2013
10 112 (2.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 105 (2.12%) WebLogic
12 87 (1.76%) JBoss
13 80 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
13 80 (1.62%) OpenStack
14 74 (1.50%) Skype for Business
15 67 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
16 46 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
17 33 (0.67%) SAS
18 31 (0.63%) Confluence
19 30 (0.61%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 693 (14.01%) MS Excel
2 294 (5.94%) MS Office
3 62 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 43 (0.87%) MS Project
5 36 (0.73%) MS Visio
6 24 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 19 (0.38%) InfoPath
8 13 (0.26%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.12%) AutoCAD
9 6 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
10 4 (0.081%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.081%) SOLIDWORKS
10 4 (0.081%) Windchill
11 2 (0.040%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.040%) PTC Creo
12 1 (0.020%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.020%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 80 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
2 72 (1.46%) Oracle Applications
3 66 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 48 (0.97%) HFM
5 36 (0.73%) Oracle 11i
6 33 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
7 29 (0.59%) Hyperion Planning
8 25 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 19 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 13 (0.26%) SAP MDM
11 12 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
12 11 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
13 9 (0.18%) OpenText VIM for SAP
13 9 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
13 9 (0.18%) SAP CO
13 9 (0.18%) SAP FI
13 9 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
13 9 (0.18%) SAP MM
13 9 (0.18%) SAP SCM
13 9 (0.18%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 460 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 254 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 239 (4.83%) Office 365
4 110 (2.22%) SaaS
5 62 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
6 57 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
7 42 (0.85%) Amazon S3
8 36 (0.73%) IaaS
9 31 (0.63%) PaaS
10 19 (0.38%) OpenShift
11 17 (0.34%) IBM Cloud
11 17 (0.34%) SoftLayer
12 16 (0.32%) GitHub
12 16 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
12 16 (0.32%) Slack
13 14 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 14 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
14 13 (0.26%) Force.com
15 12 (0.24%) Sumo Logic
15 12 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 558 (11.28%) Firewall
2 483 (9.76%) DNS
3 463 (9.36%) SAN
4 273 (5.52%) TCP/IP
5 238 (4.81%) DHCP
6 194 (3.92%) LAN
7 189 (3.82%) WAN
8 180 (3.64%) VPN
9 168 (3.40%) Internet
10 155 (3.13%) NAS
11 113 (2.28%) LDAP
12 95 (1.92%) Wireless
13 86 (1.74%) iSCSI
14 85 (1.72%) SSL
15 80 (1.62%) VoIP
16 76 (1.54%) HTTP
17 75 (1.52%) Network Security
18 74 (1.50%) Intranet
19 72 (1.46%) VLAN
20 71 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1204 (24.34%) SQL Server
2 555 (11.22%) MySQL
3 397 (8.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 361 (7.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 318 (6.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 316 (6.39%) Oracle Database
7 245 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 234 (4.73%) Relational Database
9 201 (4.06%) RDBMS
10 189 (3.82%) SQL Server 2014
11 169 (3.42%) MongoDB
12 164 (3.32%) Oracle Database 11g
13 163 (3.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 150 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
15 144 (2.91%) NoSQL
16 142 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
17 128 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
18 106 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
19 91 (1.84%) Big Data
20 89 (1.80%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 263 (5.32%) Jenkins
2 95 (1.92%) Git (software)
3 84 (1.70%) JIRA
4 68 (1.37%) Subversion
5 59 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 54 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 45 (0.91%) Vagrant
8 39 (0.79%) TeamCity
9 18 (0.36%) Travis CI
10 17 (0.34%) GitLab
11 14 (0.28%) Selenium
12 13 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
12 13 (0.26%) Sonatype Nexus
13 12 (0.24%) Visual Studio
14 11 (0.22%) Maven
14 11 (0.22%) MSBuild
14 11 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
14 11 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 9 (0.18%) Bitbucket
16 8 (0.16%) Gerrit
General
1 893 (18.05%) Finance
2 192 (3.88%) Telecoms
3 183 (3.70%) Banking
4 177 (3.58%) Marketing
5 136 (2.75%) Law
6 116 (2.34%) Retail
7 82 (1.66%) Manufacturing
8 71 (1.44%) Games
9 65 (1.31%) Legal
10 63 (1.27%) Publishing
11 55 (1.11%) Advertising
12 43 (0.87%) Back Office
13 38 (0.77%) Billing
13 38 (0.77%) Financial Institution
14 34 (0.69%) Investment Banking
15 23 (0.46%) Electronics
16 11 (0.22%) International Banking
17 10 (0.20%) Online Betting
17 10 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.14%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (6.39%) LAMP
2 214 (4.33%) Web Services
3 161 (3.25%) .NET
4 106 (2.14%) HTML
5 100 (2.02%) XML
6 98 (1.98%) LEMP Stack
6 98 (1.98%) Middleware
7 62 (1.25%) CSS
8 55 (1.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 47 (0.95%) ASP.NET
10 39 (0.79%) JMS
11 38 (0.77%) LAPP Stack
12 37 (0.75%) JSON
12 37 (0.75%) Mason
12 37 (0.75%) Oracle Fusion
12 37 (0.75%) Visualforce
13 35 (0.71%) SOAP
14 33 (0.67%) Java EE
15 29 (0.59%) REST
16 27 (0.55%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 333 (6.73%) Data Centre
2 267 (5.40%) Clustering
3 263 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
4 247 (4.99%) Replication
5 156 (3.15%) Computer Science
6 154 (3.11%) Management Information System
7 77 (1.56%) Statistics
8 50 (1.01%) User Experience
9 46 (0.93%) EMC VNX
10 45 (0.91%) Public Cloud
11 44 (0.89%) Fintech
11 44 (0.89%) iPad
12 40 (0.81%) Hedge funds
13 36 (0.73%) Mathematics
14 33 (0.67%) Driving Licence
15 32 (0.65%) Blackberry
15 32 (0.65%) CMDB
16 31 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
17 30 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
18 26 (0.53%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1833 (37.05%) Linux
2 1496 (30.24%) Windows
3 871 (17.61%) Windows Server
4 550 (11.12%) Unix
5 475 (9.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 417 (8.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 392 (7.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 350 (7.07%) CentOS
9 249 (5.03%) Ubuntu
10 143 (2.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 137 (2.77%) Solaris
11 137 (2.77%) Windows 7
12 116 (2.34%) Debian
13 94 (1.90%) AIX
14 67 (1.35%) Windows 10
15 53 (1.07%) HPUX
16 45 (0.91%) SUSE
17 44 (0.89%) Mac OS X
17 44 (0.89%) Windows 8
18 20 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 577 (11.66%) DevOps
2 549 (11.10%) Performance Tuning
3 519 (10.49%) ITIL
4 362 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 345 (6.97%) High Availability
6 319 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 293 (5.92%) Configuration Management
8 273 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
9 254 (5.13%) CRM
10 227 (4.59%) Migration
11 188 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
12 186 (3.76%) Open Source
13 185 (3.74%) Service Delivery
14 179 (3.62%) Project Management
15 169 (3.42%) Capacity Planning
16 161 (3.25%) E-Commerce
17 131 (2.65%) Analytics
18 130 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
19 129 (2.61%) Change Management
20 124 (2.51%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1255 (25.37%) SQL
2 566 (11.44%) Python
3 510 (10.31%) PowerShell
4 497 (10.05%) Bash Shell
5 437 (8.83%) Perl
6 346 (6.99%) T-SQL
7 306 (6.19%) Shell Script
8 280 (5.66%) PHP
9 239 (4.83%) Java
10 228 (4.61%) Ruby
11 115 (2.32%) JavaScript
12 114 (2.30%) C#
13 91 (1.84%) PL/SQL
14 54 (1.09%) C
15 53 (1.07%) Apex Code
16 52 (1.05%) VB
17 33 (0.67%) VBA
17 33 (0.67%) VBScript
18 24 (0.49%) VB.NET
19 23 (0.46%) Korn
Qualifications
1 403 (8.15%) Degree
2 230 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 220 (4.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 171 (3.46%) SC Cleared
5 169 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
6 136 (2.75%) CCNA
7 119 (2.41%) MCSE
8 94 (1.90%) MCSA
9 64 (1.29%) CCNP
10 61 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 56 (1.13%) MCP
12 55 (1.11%) MCITP
13 49 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
14 48 (0.97%) OCP
15 47 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
16 32 (0.65%) DV Cleared
17 29 (0.59%) RHCE
18 27 (0.55%) MCDBA
19 23 (0.46%) MCTS
20 22 (0.44%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 224 (4.53%) SLA
2 115 (2.32%) PCI DSS
3 105 (2.12%) QA
4 54 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 50 (1.01%) Data Quality
6 18 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.20%) Solvency II
8 9 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.18%) WCAG
9 5 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.061%) SAS 70
11 2 (0.040%) BS7799
11 2 (0.040%) ISAE 3402
11 2 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (0.020%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 1 (0.020%) GAAP
12 1 (0.020%) GAMP
12 1 (0.020%) GCP
12 1 (0.020%) GMP
12 1 (0.020%) HIPAA
System Software
1 862 (17.42%) Active Directory
2 624 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 234 (4.73%) vSphere
4 203 (4.10%) Hyper-V
5 180 (3.64%) Oracle RAC
6 145 (2.93%) Docker
7 128 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
8 113 (2.28%) NFS
9 100 (2.02%) KVM
10 94 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
11 76 (1.54%) VMware ESX
12 62 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
13 56 (1.13%) Xen
14 49 (0.99%) XenApp
15 40 (0.81%) Squid
16 36 (0.73%) vCloud
17 35 (0.71%) XenServer
18 32 (0.65%) Postfix
19 31 (0.63%) Corosync
20 29 (0.59%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 676 (13.66%) Puppet
2 405 (8.19%) Opscode Chef
3 344 (6.95%) Ansible
4 343 (6.93%) Nagios
5 215 (4.35%) SCCM
6 135 (2.73%) Data Guard
7 131 (2.65%) Oracle RMAN
8 130 (2.63%) SCOM
9 80 (1.62%) NetBackup
10 72 (1.46%) Salt
11 70 (1.41%) HAProxy
12 59 (1.19%) Cacti
13 57 (1.15%) WSUS
14 52 (1.05%) logstash
15 47 (0.95%) Backup Exec
15 47 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 46 (0.93%) Tivoli
17 41 (0.83%) Red Hat Spacewalk
18 34 (0.69%) ZABBIX
19 32 (0.65%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 1251 (25.29%) Microsoft
2 1134 (22.92%) VMware
3 702 (14.19%) Oracle
4 631 (12.76%) Red Hat
5 462 (9.34%) Cisco
6 249 (5.03%) HP
7 202 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
8 193 (3.90%) Citrix
9 154 (3.11%) EMC
10 133 (2.69%) SAP
11 127 (2.57%) NetApp
12 100 (2.02%) IBM
13 84 (1.70%) Veeam
14 77 (1.56%) Dell
15 73 (1.48%) Rackspace
16 70 (1.41%) Veritas
17 68 (1.37%) Symantec
18 61 (1.23%) Juniper
19 58 (1.17%) CheckPoint
20 53 (1.07%) Hyperion
Nantwich, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-30,000 plus a generous benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: Competitive base salary + attractive benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 17 hours ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits Package (Pension, Bonus etc)
Posted: 15 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £43,000 to £50,000 per annum £43k - £50k plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + 30 days hol + more
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Company Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 17 hours ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Stock options + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
IDOX plc
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 12 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £325 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cookstown, County Tyrone
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday