The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 95 77 89
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 3391 3791 3691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.76% 3.35% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 3.54% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2821 3132 3134
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115980 107065 119193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.69% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94004 89146 102136
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -18 3250 £40,000 - 396
London -21 1480 £45,000 - 175
South East -29 663 £39,500 +1.28% 87
East of England -16 347 £40,000 - 41
City of London -13 332 £46,500 +3.33% 55
Yorkshire -25 260 £35,000 -6.66% 23
North West -19 190 £35,000 -12.50% 24
West Yorkshire -35 170 £35,000 -6.66% 16
Surrey -10 156 £43,000 +1.77% 12
Hampshire -21 145 £35,500 -5.33% 20
Leeds -6 139 £35,000 -2.77% 10
Berkshire -29 131 £35,000 -6.66% 25
West Midlands 0 123 £36,000 +1.40% 10
Cambridgeshire -4 117 £40,000 +6.66% 17
South West -17 103 £35,000 - 25
Manchester -16 102 £39,250 +4.66% 14
Hertfordshire -24 84 £42,000 -6.66% 8
Scotland -3 78 £38,750 +7.63% 17
Cambridge -8 78 £40,000 +6.66% 13
Reading -21 74 £35,000 -5.40% 11
Cheshire -7 59 £33,000 -17.50% 5
East Midlands -33 58 £39,250 +35.34% 5
Bedfordshire -1 57 £40,000 -3.03% 2
Essex 0 56 £45,000 +20.00% 12
South Yorkshire +6 54 £33,350 +3.57% 5
Buckinghamshire -15 53 £39,750 -0.62% 1
Kent -1 52 £47,500 +35.71% 4
East Sussex -1 51 £40,000 +33.33% 7
Oxfordshire -48 49 £45,000 +7.14% 10
Brighton -12 48 £40,000 +33.33% 6

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2708 (42.18%) Linux
2 2305 (35.90%) Windows
3 1986 (30.93%) SQL
4 1815 (28.27%) SQL Server
5 1479 (23.04%) Microsoft
6 1317 (20.51%) VMware
7 1293 (20.14%) UNIX
8 1158 (18.04%) Finance
9 1108 (17.26%) Active Directory
10 1068 (16.64%) Red Hat
11 998 (15.55%) Oracle
12 910 (14.17%) MySQL
13 859 (13.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 846 (13.18%) Apache
15 845 (13.16%) MS Excel
16 804 (12.52%) SAN
17 796 (12.40%) Performance Tuning
18 779 (12.13%) Perl
19 748 (11.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 732 (11.40%) VMware Infrastructure
21 731 (11.39%) Puppet
22 730 (11.37%) DNS
23 685 (10.67%) ITIL
24 644 (10.03%) Firewall
25 624 (9.72%) SQL Server 2008
26 613 (9.55%) Degree
27 591 (9.21%) Bash Shell
28 586 (9.13%) T-SQL
29 561 (8.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
30 560 (8.72%) Python

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 846 (13.18%) Apache
2 533 (8.30%) SharePoint
3 532 (8.29%) IIS
4 516 (8.04%) MS Exchange
5 388 (6.04%) Tomcat
6 258 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 186 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 180 (2.80%) nginx
9 177 (2.76%) WebLogic
10 139 (2.17%) WebSphere
11 127 (1.98%) CMS
12 111 (1.73%) Lync
13 106 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
14 104 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
15 103 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
15 103 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
16 77 (1.20%) Drupal
17 73 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 61 (0.95%) WordPress
19 58 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 845 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 359 (5.59%) MS Office
3 93 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 58 (0.90%) InfoPath
5 32 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
5 32 (0.50%) MS Project
6 26 (0.40%) MS Visio
7 18 (0.28%) PowerPivot
8 11 (0.17%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.093%) Windchill
10 5 (0.078%) Acrobat
10 5 (0.078%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.078%) FastStats
11 4 (0.062%) Maya
12 1 (0.016%) ArcInfo
12 1 (0.016%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 111 (1.73%) Oracle EBS
2 65 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
3 55 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 41 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
5 34 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
6 26 (0.40%) SAP xMII
7 25 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
8 23 (0.36%) HFM
9 21 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
10 18 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
11 16 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
12 15 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
12 15 (0.23%) Magento
13 14 (0.22%) Summit
14 13 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 12 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
16 11 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
16 11 (0.17%) SAP CO
16 11 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
16 11 (0.17%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 272 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (1.82%) SaaS
3 89 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
4 86 (1.34%) Office 365
5 68 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
6 60 (0.93%) Amazon S3
7 47 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
8 33 (0.51%) Joyent
9 21 (0.33%) IaaS
10 18 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
11 15 (0.23%) PaaS
12 14 (0.22%) Route 53
13 11 (0.17%) GitHub
14 8 (0.12%) Google Apps
15 7 (0.11%) Basecamp
16 5 (0.078%) CloudFront
16 5 (0.078%) Force.com
17 2 (0.031%) MailChimp
17 2 (0.031%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 804 (12.52%) SAN
2 730 (11.37%) DNS
3 644 (10.03%) Firewall
4 551 (8.58%) TCP/IP
5 328 (5.11%) DHCP
6 304 (4.74%) VPN
7 259 (4.03%) NAS
8 253 (3.94%) LAN
9 227 (3.54%) WAN
10 212 (3.30%) HTTP
11 199 (3.10%) LDAP
12 186 (2.90%) Internet
13 147 (2.29%) SSL
14 141 (2.20%) VoIP
15 113 (1.76%) SMTP
16 108 (1.68%) VLAN
17 99 (1.54%) FTP
18 86 (1.34%) iSCSI
19 73 (1.14%) SSH
20 72 (1.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1815 (28.27%) SQL Server
2 910 (14.17%) MySQL
3 624 (9.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 561 (8.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 539 (8.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 489 (7.62%) Oracle Database
7 377 (5.87%) SQL Server 2005
8 331 (5.16%) Relational Database
9 296 (4.61%) Oracle Database 11g
10 279 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 258 (4.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 253 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
13 234 (3.64%) RDBMS
14 187 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
15 174 (2.71%) Oracle Database 10g
16 141 (2.20%) DB2
17 116 (1.81%) Redis
18 115 (1.79%) NoSQL
19 107 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
19 107 (1.67%) DTS
Development Applications
1 212 (3.30%) Git (software)
2 140 (2.18%) Subversion
3 115 (1.79%) Jenkins
4 92 (1.43%) JIRA
5 42 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 34 (0.53%) Visual Studio
7 32 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 29 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
9 24 (0.37%) Maven
10 20 (0.31%) FishEye
11 19 (0.30%) Ant
12 17 (0.26%) Bitbucket
12 17 (0.26%) Hudson
13 16 (0.25%) TeamCity
13 16 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (0.22%) Selenium
15 11 (0.17%) Mercurial
15 11 (0.17%) NWDI
16 7 (0.11%) Toad
17 6 (0.093%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1158 (18.04%) Finance
2 283 (4.41%) Banking
3 219 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 198 (3.08%) Retail
5 178 (2.77%) Marketing
6 152 (2.37%) Law
7 133 (2.07%) Games
8 107 (1.67%) Back Office
9 104 (1.62%) Legal
10 75 (1.17%) Advertising
11 62 (0.97%) Investment Banking
12 52 (0.81%) Manufacturing
13 43 (0.67%) Financial Institution
14 35 (0.55%) Publishing
14 35 (0.55%) Billing
15 25 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
16 17 (0.26%) French Language
17 15 (0.23%) Online Betting
17 15 (0.23%) Front Office
18 14 (0.22%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 310 (4.83%) .NET
2 254 (3.96%) Web Services
3 242 (3.77%) LAMP
4 194 (3.02%) Middleware
5 175 (2.73%) HTML
6 174 (2.71%) XML
7 111 (1.73%) CSS
8 68 (1.06%) ASP.NET
9 67 (1.04%) SAP Basis
10 61 (0.95%) J2EE
11 47 (0.73%) Oracle Fusion
12 45 (0.70%) WebSphere MQ
13 44 (0.69%) .NET Framework
14 38 (0.59%) COM
15 37 (0.58%) ActiveMQ
16 34 (0.53%) JSON
17 33 (0.51%) RabbitMQ
18 31 (0.48%) jQuery
19 29 (0.45%) Django
20 28 (0.44%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 549 (8.55%) Clustering
2 505 (7.87%) Replication
3 280 (4.36%) Open Source
4 211 (3.29%) Computer Science
5 164 (2.55%) Management Information System
6 77 (1.20%) Social Media
6 77 (1.20%) Blackberry
7 65 (1.01%) HACMP
8 63 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
9 49 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
10 48 (0.75%) Fat Client
10 48 (0.75%) Thin Client
11 46 (0.72%) Client/Server
12 45 (0.70%) Mainframe
13 44 (0.69%) Mathematics
14 43 (0.67%) Online Games
15 40 (0.62%) Derivative
15 40 (0.62%) Statistics
16 37 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 37 (0.58%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2708 (42.18%) Linux
2 2305 (35.90%) Windows
3 1293 (20.14%) UNIX
4 859 (13.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 748 (11.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 545 (8.49%) CentOS
7 454 (7.07%) Solaris
8 444 (6.92%) Ubuntu
9 441 (6.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 356 (5.55%) Debian
11 322 (5.02%) AIX
12 277 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 262 (4.08%) Windows 7
14 128 (1.99%) SUSE
15 126 (1.96%) Windows XP
16 120 (1.87%) HPUX
17 75 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
18 73 (1.14%) Windows 8
19 64 (1.00%) zOS
20 57 (0.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 796 (12.40%) Performance Tuning
2 685 (10.67%) ITIL
3 418 (6.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 363 (5.65%) Configuration Management
5 357 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 280 (4.36%) Change Management
7 278 (4.33%) Business Intelligence
8 255 (3.97%) Migration
9 245 (3.82%) Project Management
10 234 (3.64%) Service Delivery
10 234 (3.64%) Load Balancing
11 222 (3.46%) CRM
12 215 (3.35%) Problem Management
13 213 (3.32%) Capacity Planning
14 168 (2.62%) Performance Monitoring
15 145 (2.26%) Agile Software Development
16 128 (1.99%) Database Security
17 123 (1.92%) ETL
18 119 (1.85%) Database Tuning
19 113 (1.76%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1986 (30.93%) SQL
2 779 (12.13%) Perl
3 591 (9.21%) Bash Shell
4 586 (9.13%) T-SQL
5 560 (8.72%) Python
6 519 (8.08%) Shell Script
7 468 (7.29%) Java
8 405 (6.31%) PHP
9 338 (5.26%) PowerShell
10 283 (4.41%) Ruby
11 180 (2.80%) PL/SQL
12 110 (1.71%) C
13 97 (1.51%) JavaScript
14 93 (1.45%) C#
15 80 (1.25%) VBScript
16 78 (1.21%) VB
17 70 (1.09%) Korn
18 51 (0.79%) VBA
19 49 (0.76%) AWK
20 41 (0.64%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 613 (9.55%) Degree
2 529 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 289 (4.50%) MCSE
4 233 (3.63%) Security Cleared
5 204 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
6 183 (2.85%) MCITP
7 176 (2.74%) CCNA
8 161 (2.51%) SC Cleared
9 116 (1.81%) MCSA
10 113 (1.76%) RHCE
10 113 (1.76%) MCTS
11 92 (1.43%) MCP
12 85 (1.32%) CCNP
13 77 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 51 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
15 49 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
15 49 (0.76%) DV Cleared
16 28 (0.44%) OCP
16 28 (0.44%) Citrix Certification
17 25 (0.39%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 321 (5.00%) SLA
2 157 (2.45%) QA
3 78 (1.21%) PCI DSS
4 43 (0.67%) ISO 9001
5 40 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 30 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.11%) COBIT
9 6 (0.093%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.031%) GxP
System Software
1 1108 (17.26%) Active Directory
2 732 (11.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 255 (3.97%) Hyper-V
4 228 (3.55%) vSphere
5 222 (3.46%) Oracle RAC
6 203 (3.16%) Oracle RMAN
7 177 (2.76%) KVM
8 157 (2.45%) NFS
9 146 (2.27%) VMware ESX
10 120 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
11 108 (1.68%) Xen
12 107 (1.67%) XenApp
13 85 (1.32%) XenServer
14 72 (1.12%) Sendmail
15 61 (0.95%) Postfix
16 52 (0.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 50 (0.78%) Varnish
18 49 (0.76%) XenDesktop
19 48 (0.75%) Samba
20 39 (0.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 731 (11.39%) Puppet
2 421 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
3 354 (5.51%) Nagios
4 175 (2.73%) Data Guard
5 108 (1.68%) NetBackup
6 92 (1.43%) Tivoli
7 89 (1.39%) SCCM
8 83 (1.29%) Cacti
9 80 (1.25%) SCOM
10 67 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 56 (0.87%) Backup Exec
12 54 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 53 (0.83%) ZABBIX
14 46 (0.72%) CFEngine
15 35 (0.55%) Plesk
16 34 (0.53%) Red Hat Satellite
16 34 (0.53%) WSUS
17 33 (0.51%) Cobbler
18 30 (0.47%) Vagrant
19 28 (0.44%) YUM
Vendors
1 1479 (23.04%) Microsoft
2 1317 (20.51%) VMware
3 1068 (16.64%) Red Hat
4 998 (15.55%) Oracle
5 508 (7.91%) Cisco
6 415 (6.46%) HP
7 346 (5.39%) Citrix
8 264 (4.11%) IBM
9 236 (3.68%) EMC
10 180 (2.80%) NetApp
11 171 (2.66%) JBoss
12 158 (2.46%) SAP
13 147 (2.29%) Veritas
14 144 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
15 143 (2.23%) Symantec
16 103 (1.60%) Sun
17 93 (1.45%) Dell
18 84 (1.31%) Hyperion
19 77 (1.20%) Juniper
20 74 (1.15%) Brocade
North West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000 - 35,000 + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + shares + bonus + relocation + bene
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
ITF Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Lewis Paige
Salary: From £47,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Venator Recruitment Limited
Salary: £45423.79 - £53682.65 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Venator Recruitment Limited
Salary: £53682.65 - £61941.53 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Goole, North Humberside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago