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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 113 110 100
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 2804 3070 3433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.72% 2.74% 2.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.83% 2.84% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2364 2546 2880
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,460 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +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
99119 108062 116837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83362 88174 94782
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 -4 2678 £42,500 - 291
London 0 1254 £47,500 - 114
South East +7 583 £40,000 - 73
City of London -15 208 £50,000 +5.26% 39
Yorkshire +16 178 £37,500 +10.29% 23
East of England -37 163 £39,500 -1.25% 12
West Midlands +13 156 £40,500 +24.61% 21
Surrey +19 128 £44,000 +4.14% 19
South West -17 127 £37,500 +7.14% 18
West Yorkshire +15 125 £38,000 +16.92% 18
Berkshire +16 122 £42,500 -10.52% 18
Hampshire -16 114 £37,500 -6.25% 16
North West -11 107 £37,500 -6.25% 15
East Midlands +25 87 £37,500 +15.38% 11
Cambridgeshire -4 74 £40,500 +6.57% 6
Buckinghamshire +28 72 £45,500 +7.05% 4
Leeds -18 67 £38,000 +16.56% 10
Cambridge -4 58 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Milton Keynes +44 56 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Scotland -21 50 £35,000 -12.50% 16
Birmingham -1 45 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Cheshire +14 43 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Manchester -16 41 £40,000 - 11
Essex +12 40 £39,000 -4.87% 2
Kent +7 39 £35,000 -26.31% 5
Reading -9 39 £45,000 +24.13% 8
Oxfordshire -5 38 £43,250 +15.33% 2
East Sussex +9 36 £40,000 - 4
Warwickshire +19 32 £36,000 -20.00% 6
Hertfordshire -51 32 £35,500 -11.25% 2

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 2221 (38.25%) Linux
2 1680 (28.93%) SQL
3 1661 (28.60%) Windows
4 1438 (24.76%) SQL Server
5 1359 (23.40%) Microsoft
6 1177 (20.27%) VMware
7 1104 (19.01%) Finance
8 903 (15.55%) Active Directory
9 891 (15.34%) Oracle
10 849 (14.62%) Windows Server
11 805 (13.86%) Unix
12 786 (13.54%) Red Hat
13 762 (13.12%) Python
14 747 (12.86%) Performance Tuning
15 718 (12.36%) MySQL
16 706 (12.16%) MS Excel
17 693 (11.93%) Puppet
18 681 (11.73%) Firewall
19 676 (11.64%) VMware Infrastructure
20 659 (11.35%) ITIL
21 653 (11.25%) DNS
22 638 (10.99%) Bash Shell
23 637 (10.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 634 (10.92%) Apache
25 565 (9.73%) High Availability
26 558 (9.61%) DevOps
27 543 (9.35%) Perl
28 537 (9.25%) Windows Server 2008
29 508 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
30 499 (8.59%) Degree

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
1 634 (10.92%) Apache
2 322 (5.55%) MS Exchange
2 322 (5.55%) SharePoint
3 319 (5.49%) Tomcat
4 286 (4.93%) IIS
5 190 (3.27%) nginx
6 180 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2010
7 162 (2.79%) WebLogic
8 146 (2.51%) OpenStack
9 126 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
10 122 (2.10%) JBoss
11 109 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
12 93 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
13 90 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
14 77 (1.33%) Apache Spark
14 77 (1.33%) Skype for Business
15 68 (1.17%) WebSphere
16 63 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
17 61 (1.05%) Apache Pig
18 57 (0.98%) SAS
Applications
1 706 (12.16%) MS Excel
2 322 (5.55%) MS Office
3 64 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (0.48%) MS Project
5 22 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.22%) InfoPath
8 7 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.12%) SPSS
9 6 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.052%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.052%) Revit
11 2 (0.034%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.034%) Windchill
12 1 (0.017%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.017%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.017%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 91 (1.57%) Oracle Applications
2 90 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
3 65 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 53 (0.91%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 50 (0.86%) HFM
6 49 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
7 40 (0.69%) Oracle 11i
8 23 (0.40%) Hyperion Planning
8 23 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
8 23 (0.40%) SAP FS
9 21 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 19 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
10 19 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
11 16 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
12 12 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
13 11 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
13 11 (0.19%) SAP BPC
14 7 (0.12%) Oracle ASCP
15 6 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
15 6 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 508 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
2 179 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 133 (2.29%) Office 365
4 99 (1.70%) SaaS
5 80 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
6 53 (0.91%) IaaS
7 48 (0.83%) Amazon S3
8 42 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
9 36 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
10 35 (0.60%) PaaS
11 30 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 25 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 21 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 20 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 19 (0.33%) Google Apps
16 15 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
17 13 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
18 12 (0.21%) OpenShift
19 10 (0.17%) SoftLayer
20 8 (0.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 681 (11.73%) Firewall
2 653 (11.25%) DNS
3 495 (8.52%) SAN
4 396 (6.82%) TCP/IP
5 323 (5.56%) DHCP
6 298 (5.13%) WAN
7 281 (4.84%) LAN
8 254 (4.37%) VPN
9 197 (3.39%) Internet
10 170 (2.93%) LDAP
11 154 (2.65%) SSL
12 146 (2.51%) HTTP
13 141 (2.43%) iSCSI
14 135 (2.32%) VLAN
15 130 (2.24%) NAS
16 128 (2.20%) VoIP
17 90 (1.55%) SMTP
18 81 (1.39%) Network Security
19 79 (1.36%) Intranet
20 75 (1.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1438 (24.76%) SQL Server
2 718 (12.36%) MySQL
3 472 (8.13%) Oracle Database
4 447 (7.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 445 (7.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 431 (7.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 360 (6.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 315 (5.42%) Relational Database
9 276 (4.75%) Oracle Database 11g
10 229 (3.94%) RDBMS
11 211 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
12 205 (3.53%) SQL Server 2014
13 200 (3.44%) Oracle Database 12c
14 199 (3.43%) SQL Server 2005
15 164 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
15 164 (2.82%) MongoDB
15 164 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 138 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
17 131 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
18 126 (2.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 268 (4.62%) Jenkins
2 173 (2.98%) Git (software)
3 92 (1.58%) Subversion
4 86 (1.48%) TeamCity
5 57 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 52 (0.90%) JIRA
7 47 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 42 (0.72%) Vagrant
9 40 (0.69%) Hudson
10 36 (0.62%) Gerrit
11 26 (0.45%) Selenium
12 23 (0.40%) Travis CI
13 21 (0.36%) Visual Studio
14 20 (0.34%) Maven
15 19 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 17 (0.29%) PHPUnit
17 16 (0.28%) GitLab
18 14 (0.24%) Toad
19 11 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
20 8 (0.14%) Ant
General
1 1104 (19.01%) Finance
2 296 (5.10%) Banking
3 233 (4.01%) Marketing
4 191 (3.29%) Telecoms
5 187 (3.22%) Law
6 133 (2.29%) Retail
7 103 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 92 (1.58%) Legal
9 80 (1.38%) Advertising
10 71 (1.22%) Publishing
11 64 (1.10%) Games
12 52 (0.90%) Financial Institution
13 51 (0.88%) Back Office
14 42 (0.72%) Billing
15 37 (0.64%) Investment Banking
16 34 (0.59%) Electronics
17 18 (0.31%) International Banking
18 14 (0.24%) German Language
19 12 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
20 10 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (6.89%) LAMP
2 225 (3.87%) .NET
3 223 (3.84%) Web Services
4 168 (2.89%) Middleware
5 132 (2.27%) HTML
6 130 (2.24%) LEMP Stack
7 97 (1.67%) XML
8 92 (1.58%) CSS
9 86 (1.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 82 (1.41%) LAPP Stack
11 63 (1.08%) Mason
12 45 (0.77%) Visualforce
13 42 (0.72%) Oracle Fusion
14 38 (0.65%) ASP.NET
15 36 (0.62%) Memcached
16 35 (0.60%) Akka
17 30 (0.52%) .NET Framework
18 26 (0.45%) Ruby on Rails
19 24 (0.41%) RabbitMQ
20 23 (0.40%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 489 (8.42%) Clustering
2 328 (5.65%) Data Centre
3 298 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 277 (4.77%) Replication
5 170 (2.93%) Computer Science
5 170 (2.93%) Management Information System
6 68 (1.17%) Statistics
7 57 (0.98%) User Experience
8 48 (0.83%) Blackberry
8 48 (0.83%) CMDB
9 43 (0.74%) Data Structures
10 39 (0.67%) PKI
11 38 (0.65%) Data Integration
11 38 (0.65%) EqualLogic
11 38 (0.65%) HP Storage
12 37 (0.64%) Client/Server
12 37 (0.64%) Mainframe
13 35 (0.60%) Mathematics
14 33 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
15 32 (0.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2221 (38.25%) Linux
2 1661 (28.60%) Windows
3 849 (14.62%) Windows Server
4 805 (13.86%) Unix
5 637 (10.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 537 (9.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 492 (8.47%) CentOS
8 438 (7.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 292 (5.03%) Ubuntu
10 223 (3.84%) Solaris
11 205 (3.53%) Windows 7
12 197 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
13 156 (2.69%) AIX
14 142 (2.45%) Debian
15 74 (1.27%) HPUX
16 61 (1.05%) SUSE
17 41 (0.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 41 (0.71%) Windows 8
18 40 (0.69%) Windows XP
19 33 (0.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 747 (12.86%) Performance Tuning
2 659 (11.35%) ITIL
3 565 (9.73%) High Availability
4 558 (9.61%) DevOps
5 433 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 358 (6.16%) Agile Software Development
7 282 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
8 278 (4.79%) Configuration Management
9 252 (4.34%) Capacity Planning
10 245 (4.22%) Migration
11 236 (4.06%) CRM
12 226 (3.89%) Open Source
13 199 (3.43%) Service Delivery
14 198 (3.41%) Load Balancing
15 196 (3.38%) E-Commerce
16 190 (3.27%) Continuous Integration
17 183 (3.15%) Change Management
18 182 (3.13%) ETL
19 169 (2.91%) Data Management
19 169 (2.91%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1680 (28.93%) SQL
2 762 (13.12%) Python
3 638 (10.99%) Bash Shell
4 543 (9.35%) Perl
5 463 (7.97%) PowerShell
6 462 (7.96%) Shell Script
7 388 (6.68%) T-SQL
8 379 (6.53%) Java
9 315 (5.42%) PHP
10 282 (4.86%) Ruby
11 184 (3.17%) PL/SQL
12 116 (2.00%) JavaScript
13 110 (1.89%) C#
14 72 (1.24%) Korn
15 71 (1.22%) C
16 65 (1.12%) VB
17 53 (0.91%) C++
18 51 (0.88%) Apex Code
19 31 (0.53%) VBScript
20 27 (0.46%) AWK
Qualifications
1 499 (8.59%) Degree
2 331 (5.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 215 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 199 (3.43%) MCSE
5 142 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
6 128 (2.20%) SC Cleared
7 119 (2.05%) MCSA
8 116 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
9 110 (1.89%) CCNA
10 106 (1.83%) OCP
11 93 (1.60%) MCITP
12 75 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 67 (1.15%) MCDBA
14 66 (1.14%) CCNP
15 65 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
16 54 (0.93%) MCP
17 51 (0.88%) MCTS
18 38 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 33 (0.57%) RHCE
20 26 (0.45%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 286 (4.93%) SLA
2 82 (1.41%) QA
3 46 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 35 (0.60%) ISO 9001
5 32 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 30 (0.52%) PCI DSS
7 20 (0.34%) Solvency II
8 13 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.086%) ISO 14001
10 4 (0.069%) GAAP
10 4 (0.069%) GAMP
10 4 (0.069%) GxP
11 3 (0.052%) BS7799
11 3 (0.052%) GCP
11 3 (0.052%) GMP
12 2 (0.034%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 2 (0.034%) ISO27005
13 1 (0.017%) COBIT
13 1 (0.017%) PMBOK
13 1 (0.017%) WCAG
System Software
1 903 (15.55%) Active Directory
2 676 (11.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 272 (4.68%) Hyper-V
4 261 (4.49%) vSphere
5 191 (3.29%) Oracle RAC
6 131 (2.26%) NFS
7 126 (2.17%) Docker
8 122 (2.10%) KVM
9 103 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
10 99 (1.70%) Xen
11 61 (1.05%) HDFS
11 61 (1.05%) Postfix
12 57 (0.98%) Squid
13 53 (0.91%) Varnish
13 53 (0.91%) XenApp
14 46 (0.79%) Apache Flume
15 45 (0.77%) iptables
16 43 (0.74%) VMware ESX
17 40 (0.69%) XenServer
18 35 (0.60%) Samba
Systems Management
1 693 (11.93%) Puppet
2 362 (6.23%) Opscode Chef
3 332 (5.72%) Nagios
4 258 (4.44%) Ansible
5 203 (3.50%) SCCM
6 177 (3.05%) Oracle RMAN
7 163 (2.81%) Data Guard
8 152 (2.62%) SCOM
9 92 (1.58%) NetBackup
10 80 (1.38%) ZABBIX
11 77 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 75 (1.29%) WSUS
13 59 (1.02%) Cacti
13 59 (1.02%) HAProxy
13 59 (1.02%) Oozie
14 54 (0.93%) Backup Exec
14 54 (0.93%) Salt
15 48 (0.83%) Hadoop YARN
16 47 (0.81%) Tivoli
17 34 (0.59%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 1359 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 1177 (20.27%) VMware
3 891 (15.34%) Oracle
4 786 (13.54%) Red Hat
5 435 (7.49%) Cisco
6 257 (4.43%) HP
7 254 (4.37%) Citrix
8 236 (4.06%) Salesforce.com
9 172 (2.96%) NetApp
10 160 (2.76%) SAP
11 134 (2.31%) EMC
11 134 (2.31%) IBM
12 118 (2.03%) Dell
13 107 (1.84%) Symantec
14 92 (1.58%) Veritas
15 83 (1.43%) CheckPoint
16 80 (1.38%) Splunk
17 78 (1.34%) F5
18 61 (1.05%) Juniper
19 57 (0.98%) Hortonworks
Bradford, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Salary: BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
University of Cambridge
Posted: 15 hours ago
North
Tangent International
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: 35k - 40k + 5k oncall and overtime
Posted: 15 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
RB
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Anglia Ruskin University
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Anglia Ruskin University
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
City University London
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive basic salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Yoh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits (Negotiable)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Monday & Friday work from home
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £14000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
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