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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 101 89 83
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 3077 3242 3828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.70% 3.03% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 3.21% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2633 2706 3284
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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
107654 100894 111399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.32% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 87308 83795 94839
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 2014 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 30 September 2014. 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 -12 2922 £42,500 +1.19% 398
London -4 1338 £46,000 - 174
South East -7 640 £40,000 - 71
City of London 0 291 £47,500 - 53
East of England -14 239 £40,000 - 32
Yorkshire -19 193 £37,000 -7.50% 32
West Midlands -13 165 £37,500 -6.25% 17
Hampshire -8 163 £37,500 -6.25% 18
Berkshire 0 132 £47,500 +18.75% 14
Surrey -1 128 £42,500 +15.64% 11
West Yorkshire -34 127 £37,250 -6.87% 24
South West -54 126 £37,500 - 24
North West -7 116 £35,000 -15.66% 34
Leeds -22 98 £37,500 -6.25% 12
East Midlands -3 94 £33,750 -3.57% 11
East Sussex +31 91 £39,000 +4.00% 7
Cambridgeshire -20 80 £42,000 -2.89% 12
Brighton +27 75 £41,250 +6.45% 6
Cambridge -15 73 £42,000 -2.32% 7
Scotland -17 66 £35,000 -26.31% 16
Warwickshire +50 62 £44,000 +46.66% 3
Hertfordshire -6 56 £45,000 +45.16% 4
Manchester -9 50 £34,500 -15.85% 14
Reading -17 49 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Cheshire +13 46 £35,000 -9.09% 10
Bristol +16 45 £35,769 +19.23% 8
Oxfordshire -21 45 £33,500 -25.55% 6
Edinburgh -1 42 £30,000 -38.46% 10
Bedfordshire -4 40 £32,500 -26.96% 3
Warwick - 40 £44,000 -

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 2742 (44.10%) Linux
2 2146 (34.52%) Windows
3 1689 (27.17%) SQL
4 1598 (25.70%) SQL Server
5 1436 (23.10%) Microsoft
6 1358 (21.84%) VMware
7 1161 (18.67%) UNIX
8 1067 (17.16%) MySQL
9 1044 (16.79%) Oracle
10 998 (16.05%) Active Directory
11 984 (15.83%) Finance
12 957 (15.39%) Red Hat
13 900 (14.48%) MS Excel
14 883 (14.20%) Performance Tuning
15 872 (14.03%) Puppet
16 806 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
17 775 (12.47%) Perl
18 771 (12.40%) DNS
19 750 (12.06%) Apache
20 733 (11.79%) Python
21 702 (11.29%) Bash Shell
22 687 (11.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 685 (11.02%) SAN
24 677 (10.89%) Windows Server 2008
25 649 (10.44%) ITIL
26 633 (10.18%) Java
27 632 (10.17%) Firewall
28 631 (10.15%) TCP/IP
29 579 (9.31%) Degree
29 579 (9.31%) Oracle Database

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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
1 750 (12.06%) Apache
2 480 (7.72%) MS Exchange
3 472 (7.59%) SharePoint
4 428 (6.88%) Tomcat
5 392 (6.31%) IIS
6 267 (4.29%) nginx
7 219 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 199 (3.20%) WebLogic
9 157 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
10 140 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
11 138 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
12 111 (1.79%) Lync
13 102 (1.64%) WebSphere
14 94 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2007
15 86 (1.38%) OpenStack
16 79 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 77 (1.24%) CMS
18 63 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
19 61 (0.98%) Node.js
20 48 (0.77%) Jetty
Applications
1 900 (14.48%) MS Excel
2 350 (5.63%) MS Office
3 62 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 53 (0.85%) MS Project
5 48 (0.77%) InfoPath
6 28 (0.45%) MS Visio
7 16 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
8 13 (0.21%) Photoshop
9 10 (0.16%) FastStats
9 10 (0.16%) PowerPivot
10 6 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.097%) SPSS
11 2 (0.032%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.016%) QuarkXPress
12 1 (0.016%) FreeHand
12 1 (0.016%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.016%) Maya
12 1 (0.016%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.016%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.016%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 75 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
2 36 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 31 (0.50%) HFM
3 31 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 30 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
5 20 (0.32%) Magento
5 20 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 18 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
7 17 (0.27%) Agresso
8 16 (0.26%) Google Analytics
9 15 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
10 14 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 9 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
12 8 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 7 (0.11%) Hyperion Planning
14 6 (0.097%) Oracle Assets
14 6 (0.097%) ResourceLink
14 6 (0.097%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
14 6 (0.097%) TIBCO iProcess
14 6 (0.097%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 274 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
2 121 (1.95%) SaaS
3 92 (1.48%) Office 365
4 78 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
5 70 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
6 53 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
7 39 (0.63%) Amazon S3
8 26 (0.42%) GitHub
9 25 (0.40%) IaaS
10 21 (0.34%) Basecamp
10 21 (0.34%) Rackspace Cloud
10 21 (0.34%) Google Apps
11 19 (0.31%) PaaS
12 12 (0.19%) Joyent
13 9 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
14 7 (0.11%) Force.com
15 5 (0.080%) Route 53
15 5 (0.080%) Google App Engine
15 5 (0.080%) ElastiCache
15 5 (0.080%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 771 (12.40%) DNS
2 685 (11.02%) SAN
3 632 (10.17%) Firewall
4 631 (10.15%) TCP/IP
5 339 (5.45%) DHCP
6 332 (5.34%) LAN
7 297 (4.78%) WAN
8 250 (4.02%) HTTP
9 249 (4.01%) VPN
10 217 (3.49%) Internet
11 212 (3.41%) LDAP
12 193 (3.10%) VoIP
13 173 (2.78%) SMTP
14 144 (2.32%) NAS
15 123 (1.98%) SSL
16 122 (1.96%) VLAN
17 120 (1.93%) FTP
18 117 (1.88%) Network Security
19 89 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
20 85 (1.37%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1598 (25.70%) SQL Server
2 1067 (17.16%) MySQL
3 579 (9.31%) Oracle Database
4 532 (8.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 388 (6.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 374 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 357 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
8 349 (5.61%) Relational Database
9 325 (5.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 315 (5.07%) SQL Server 2005
11 279 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
12 258 (4.15%) RDBMS
13 227 (3.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 203 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
15 202 (3.25%) Oracle Database 10g
16 169 (2.72%) MongoDB
17 141 (2.27%) Big Data
18 139 (2.24%) NoSQL
19 129 (2.07%) Hadoop
20 122 (1.96%) DB2
Development Applications
1 274 (4.41%) Git (software)
2 185 (2.98%) Jenkins
3 164 (2.64%) Subversion
4 98 (1.58%) JIRA
5 48 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
6 47 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 42 (0.68%) Hudson
8 35 (0.56%) TeamCity
9 33 (0.53%) Visual Studio
10 31 (0.50%) Mercurial
11 27 (0.43%) Maven
11 27 (0.43%) Selenium
11 27 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 27 (0.43%) Toad
12 23 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 11 (0.18%) Ant
14 10 (0.16%) CruiseControl
15 9 (0.14%) Talend Open Studio
15 9 (0.14%) ClearCase
16 8 (0.13%) Eclipse
General
1 984 (15.83%) Finance
2 202 (3.25%) Banking
3 196 (3.15%) Telecoms
4 186 (2.99%) Marketing
5 155 (2.49%) Retail
6 130 (2.09%) Law
6 130 (2.09%) Legal
7 109 (1.75%) Back Office
8 86 (1.38%) Games
9 82 (1.32%) Advertising
10 68 (1.09%) Manufacturing
11 64 (1.03%) Publishing
12 39 (0.63%) Investment Banking
13 33 (0.53%) Billing
14 24 (0.39%) Aerospace
15 23 (0.37%) French Language
16 21 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
17 19 (0.31%) Financial Institution
18 16 (0.26%) Electronics
18 16 (0.26%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 305 (4.91%) LAMP
2 261 (4.20%) Web Services
3 218 (3.51%) .NET
4 150 (2.41%) XML
5 147 (2.36%) Middleware
6 143 (2.30%) HTML
7 86 (1.38%) Oracle Fusion
8 72 (1.16%) CSS
9 39 (0.63%) Memcached
10 38 (0.61%) ASP.NET
11 34 (0.55%) WebSphere MQ
12 33 (0.53%) COM
12 33 (0.53%) Django
13 26 (0.42%) Ajax
14 24 (0.39%) Java EE
14 24 (0.39%) RabbitMQ
15 23 (0.37%) J2EE
16 20 (0.32%) JDBC
16 20 (0.32%) SAP Basis
16 20 (0.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 429 (6.90%) Clustering
2 407 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
3 383 (6.16%) Replication
4 333 (5.36%) Open Source
5 213 (3.43%) Computer Science
6 143 (2.30%) Management Information System
7 94 (1.51%) Social Media
8 61 (0.98%) Mathematics
9 59 (0.95%) Blackberry
10 55 (0.88%) Statistics
11 42 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
12 39 (0.63%) Client/Server
13 36 (0.58%) Mobile App
14 30 (0.48%) LPAR
14 30 (0.48%) HACMP
15 28 (0.45%) Derivative
15 28 (0.45%) Online Games
15 28 (0.45%) EqualLogic
16 26 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
17 24 (0.39%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2742 (44.10%) Linux
2 2146 (34.52%) Windows
3 1161 (18.67%) UNIX
4 687 (11.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 677 (10.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 475 (7.64%) Ubuntu
7 473 (7.61%) CentOS
8 427 (6.87%) Solaris
9 357 (5.74%) Debian
10 330 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 277 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 272 (4.38%) Windows 7
13 195 (3.14%) AIX
14 116 (1.87%) HPUX
15 104 (1.67%) SUSE
16 97 (1.56%) Windows XP
17 94 (1.51%) Windows 8
18 81 (1.30%) Mac OS X
19 68 (1.09%) Android
20 45 (0.72%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 883 (14.20%) Performance Tuning
2 649 (10.44%) ITIL
3 506 (8.14%) DevOps
4 419 (6.74%) Disaster Recovery
5 396 (6.37%) E-Commerce
6 382 (6.14%) Configuration Management
7 365 (5.87%) Agile Software Development
8 270 (4.34%) Migration
9 266 (4.28%) Load Balancing
10 236 (3.80%) Business Intelligence
11 222 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
12 197 (3.17%) Performance Monitoring
13 193 (3.10%) Change Management
14 183 (2.94%) CRM
15 168 (2.70%) Project Management
16 149 (2.40%) Service Delivery
17 142 (2.28%) Problem Management
18 139 (2.24%) Mentoring
19 138 (2.22%) ETL
20 132 (2.12%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1689 (27.17%) SQL
2 775 (12.47%) Perl
3 733 (11.79%) Python
4 702 (11.29%) Bash Shell
5 633 (10.18%) Java
6 510 (8.20%) Shell Script
7 480 (7.72%) T-SQL
8 461 (7.42%) Ruby
9 437 (7.03%) PHP
10 273 (4.39%) PowerShell
11 162 (2.61%) PL/SQL
12 133 (2.14%) C
13 99 (1.59%) C#
14 89 (1.43%) JavaScript
15 76 (1.22%) Korn
16 63 (1.01%) AWK
17 48 (0.77%) VB
18 41 (0.66%) C++
19 37 (0.60%) VBA
20 35 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 579 (9.31%) Degree
2 464 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 278 (4.47%) MCSE
4 191 (3.07%) Security Cleared
5 172 (2.77%) Cisco Certification
6 155 (2.49%) CCNA
7 149 (2.40%) MCSA
8 113 (1.82%) MCITP
9 105 (1.69%) MCP
10 92 (1.48%) MCTS
11 85 (1.37%) SC Cleared
12 79 (1.27%) RHCE
13 70 (1.13%) CCNP
13 70 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 61 (0.98%) DV Cleared
15 50 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
16 44 (0.71%) OCP
17 40 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
18 25 (0.40%) MCDBA
19 21 (0.34%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 253 (4.07%) SLA
2 115 (1.85%) QA
3 71 (1.14%) PCI DSS
4 46 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 29 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 29 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.097%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.064%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.048%) BS7799
9 2 (0.032%) GMP
9 2 (0.032%) GLP
10 1 (0.016%) EMIR
10 1 (0.016%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.016%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.016%) HL7
System Software
1 998 (16.05%) Active Directory
2 806 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 249 (4.01%) Hyper-V
4 231 (3.72%) Oracle RAC
5 202 (3.25%) KVM
6 201 (3.23%) Xen
7 195 (3.14%) vSphere
8 164 (2.64%) NFS
9 143 (2.30%) Oracle RMAN
10 142 (2.28%) VMware ESX
11 90 (1.45%) XenApp
12 87 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
13 86 (1.38%) Samba
14 80 (1.29%) Postfix
15 70 (1.13%) Varnish
16 51 (0.82%) XenServer
17 47 (0.76%) PowerHA
18 46 (0.74%) Sendmail
19 37 (0.60%) Snort
20 35 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 872 (14.03%) Puppet
2 457 (7.35%) Nagios
3 443 (7.13%) Opscode Chef
4 183 (2.94%) Data Guard
5 153 (2.46%) Cacti
6 127 (2.04%) Ansible
7 106 (1.71%) SCCM
8 103 (1.66%) ZABBIX
9 102 (1.64%) SCOM
10 95 (1.53%) NetBackup
11 84 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 81 (1.30%) Salt
13 62 (1.00%) CFEngine
14 56 (0.90%) Backup Exec
15 54 (0.87%) logstash
16 50 (0.80%) WSUS
17 43 (0.69%) Tivoli
17 43 (0.69%) HAProxy
18 41 (0.66%) Vagrant
18 41 (0.66%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 1436 (23.10%) Microsoft
2 1358 (21.84%) VMware
3 1044 (16.79%) Oracle
4 957 (15.39%) Red Hat
5 518 (8.33%) Cisco
6 360 (5.79%) HP
7 325 (5.23%) Citrix
8 251 (4.04%) IBM
9 190 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
10 163 (2.62%) JBoss
11 162 (2.61%) NetApp
12 160 (2.57%) EMC
13 152 (2.44%) Symantec
14 136 (2.19%) SAP
15 129 (2.07%) Dell
16 120 (1.93%) Veritas
17 84 (1.35%) Sun
18 60 (0.97%) Rackspace
19 59 (0.95%) Google
20 58 (0.93%) F5
Macmerry, East Lothian
MyJobScotland
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Market Salary + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £14000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
HSBC
Posted: 12 hours ago
Renfrewshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £16,000 to £17,500 per annum High Growth Business
Posted: 13 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
The SmartList
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 15 hours ago