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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 108 102 83
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 2816 3239 3439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.61% 2.67% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.76% 2.82% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2331 2725 2824
Average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
102195 114720 103098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83974 94226 85780
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,954 £27,186 £27,000
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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -3 2662 £42,500 +4.93% 389
London 0 1173 £47,500 +5.55% 165
South East -15 583 £40,000 +11.11% 85
City of London +9 282 £47,500 -2.81% 58
East of England -7 251 £38,500 -8.33% 34
South West +32 169 £35,000 -6.66% 25
Yorkshire -23 152 £35,000 -2.77% 29
North West -16 147 £40,000 +14.28% 25
Hampshire +8 133 £39,000 +0.64% 12
West Midlands -1 112 £35,000 - 11
Surrey -8 106 £42,500 - 18
West Yorkshire -9 104 £37,500 - 23
Hertfordshire +20 102 £40,000 -23.80% 10
Berkshire -23 101 £35,000 - 18
Scotland +32 79 £44,250 +2.31% 11
Leeds -22 77 £34,000 -9.33% 12
Cambridgeshire -12 76 £36,250 -9.37% 14
East Midlands +31 72 £33,750 +4.65% 10
Cambridge -9 64 £36,250 -9.37% 12
West Sussex +35 63 £40,000 - 9
Manchester -19 60 £40,000 +14.28% 16
Reading -23 60 £35,000 - 10
Bristol -3 59 £32,250 -19.37% 9
East Sussex -14 52 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Buckinghamshire -5 50 £38,750 +33.62% 9
Oxfordshire -2 49 £37,500 -16.66% 6
Cheshire +1 48 £42,500 +25.92% 3
Wales +33 47 £36,000 +2.85% 7
Brighton -11 47 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Edinburgh +26 43 £40,000 -4.76% 6

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 2303 (41.32%) Linux
2 1934 (34.70%) Windows
3 1742 (31.26%) SQL
4 1569 (28.15%) SQL Server
5 1540 (27.63%) Microsoft
6 1313 (23.56%) VMware
7 1030 (18.48%) Finance
8 944 (16.94%) Active Directory
9 939 (16.85%) Red Hat
10 918 (16.47%) UNIX
11 907 (16.27%) MySQL
12 875 (15.70%) MS Excel
13 805 (14.44%) Oracle
14 743 (13.33%) ITIL
15 728 (13.06%) DNS
15 728 (13.06%) VMware Infrastructure
16 717 (12.87%) Windows Server 2008
17 687 (12.33%) Puppet
18 662 (11.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 652 (11.70%) Perl
20 645 (11.57%) Bash Shell
21 615 (11.04%) Python
22 613 (11.00%) Apache
23 611 (10.96%) Performance Tuning
24 596 (10.69%) Cisco
25 594 (10.66%) Firewall
26 539 (9.67%) SAN
27 527 (9.46%) DevOps
28 523 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
29 503 (9.03%) Amazon AWS

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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
1 613 (11.00%) Apache
2 474 (8.51%) MS Exchange
3 388 (6.96%) Tomcat
4 376 (6.75%) SharePoint
5 372 (6.68%) IIS
6 238 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 184 (3.30%) nginx
8 114 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
9 109 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
10 93 (1.67%) JBoss
11 87 (1.56%) WebLogic
11 87 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
12 81 (1.45%) CMS
13 77 (1.38%) OpenStack
14 70 (1.26%) WebSphere
15 65 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
16 60 (1.08%) Lync
17 50 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
18 47 (0.84%) Apache Solr
19 40 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 875 (15.70%) MS Excel
2 397 (7.12%) MS Office
3 72 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 64 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 39 (0.70%) MS Project
6 38 (0.68%) InfoPath
7 19 (0.34%) Photoshop
8 17 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.11%) Fireworks
10 5 (0.090%) InDesign
11 4 (0.072%) Windchill
12 3 (0.054%) Acrobat
12 3 (0.054%) FastStats
12 3 (0.054%) ProjectWise
13 2 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.036%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.036%) Maya
14 1 (0.018%) PaintShop Pro
14 1 (0.018%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 75 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 56 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 49 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
4 30 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
5 28 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
6 26 (0.47%) Magento
7 22 (0.39%) Agresso
8 15 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 15 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
9 13 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
10 12 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
11 9 (0.16%) HFM
11 9 (0.16%) Sophis RISQUE
12 6 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
13 5 (0.090%) Dynamics NAV
13 5 (0.090%) Oracle Payables
14 4 (0.072%) BigMachines
14 4 (0.072%) Oracle CRM
14 4 (0.072%) assyst
14 4 (0.072%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 503 (9.03%) Amazon AWS
2 115 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
3 84 (1.51%) SaaS
4 81 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 63 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
6 61 (1.09%) Office 365
7 49 (0.88%) Amazon S3
8 48 (0.86%) PaaS
9 35 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 33 (0.59%) IaaS
10 33 (0.59%) Route 53
11 27 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
12 21 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
13 16 (0.29%) Joyent
14 12 (0.22%) GitHub
15 11 (0.20%) Google Apps
16 10 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
17 7 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
18 6 (0.11%) Datadog
18 6 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 728 (13.06%) DNS
2 594 (10.66%) Firewall
3 539 (9.67%) SAN
4 437 (7.84%) TCP/IP
5 356 (6.39%) DHCP
6 267 (4.79%) VPN
7 224 (4.02%) LAN
8 220 (3.95%) WAN
9 193 (3.46%) Internet
10 187 (3.36%) HTTP
11 157 (2.82%) LDAP
12 151 (2.71%) NAS
13 130 (2.33%) SMTP
14 115 (2.06%) VLAN
15 113 (2.03%) Network Security
16 104 (1.87%) VoIP
17 97 (1.74%) iSCSI
18 75 (1.35%) SSL
19 74 (1.33%) SSH
20 70 (1.26%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1569 (28.15%) SQL Server
2 907 (16.27%) MySQL
3 464 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 459 (8.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 424 (7.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 385 (6.91%) Oracle Database
7 327 (5.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 290 (5.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 288 (5.17%) Relational Database
10 256 (4.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 190 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
12 189 (3.39%) RDBMS
13 186 (3.34%) Oracle Database 11g
14 184 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
15 127 (2.28%) MongoDB
16 125 (2.24%) Oracle Database 10g
17 106 (1.90%) NoSQL
18 91 (1.63%) DB2
19 76 (1.36%) Big Data
20 69 (1.24%) DTS
Development Applications
1 209 (3.75%) Git (software)
2 163 (2.92%) Jenkins
3 137 (2.46%) Subversion
4 54 (0.97%) JIRA
5 45 (0.81%) Visual Studio
6 37 (0.66%) Maven
6 37 (0.66%) TeamCity
7 30 (0.54%) Hudson
8 27 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 27 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 27 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 22 (0.39%) Selenium
10 21 (0.38%) Ant
11 20 (0.36%) Toad
12 17 (0.31%) Gerrit
13 15 (0.27%) Emacs
14 14 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
15 12 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
16 8 (0.14%) FishEye
16 8 (0.14%) Mercurial
General
1 1030 (18.48%) Finance
2 289 (5.19%) Banking
3 207 (3.71%) Retail
4 188 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 160 (2.87%) Marketing
6 139 (2.49%) Games
7 109 (1.96%) Law
8 99 (1.78%) Legal
9 77 (1.38%) Back Office
10 71 (1.27%) Advertising
11 46 (0.83%) Manufacturing
12 39 (0.70%) Publishing
13 37 (0.66%) Billing
14 36 (0.65%) Financial Institution
15 30 (0.54%) Investment Banking
16 27 (0.48%) French Language
17 23 (0.41%) Automotive
18 20 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
19 19 (0.34%) Online Betting
20 18 (0.32%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (4.81%) Web Services
2 249 (4.47%) .NET
3 219 (3.93%) LAMP
4 154 (2.76%) HTML
5 82 (1.47%) Middleware
6 76 (1.36%) CSS
7 74 (1.33%) XML
8 53 (0.95%) ASP.NET
9 43 (0.77%) Memcached
10 30 (0.54%) RabbitMQ
11 27 (0.48%) J2EE
11 27 (0.48%) COM
12 26 (0.47%) WebSphere MQ
13 25 (0.45%) jQuery
14 23 (0.41%) Visualforce
15 22 (0.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 20 (0.36%) JMS
17 19 (0.34%) FIX Protocol
17 19 (0.34%) REST
18 18 (0.32%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 390 (7.00%) Replication
2 381 (6.84%) Clustering
3 377 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 296 (5.31%) Data Centre
5 172 (3.09%) Management Information System
6 158 (2.84%) Computer Science
7 72 (1.29%) Statistics
8 57 (1.02%) Blackberry
9 56 (1.00%) Mathematics
10 50 (0.90%) Hedge funds
11 46 (0.83%) EqualLogic
12 44 (0.79%) Public Cloud
13 43 (0.77%) Online Banking
14 36 (0.65%) Mobile App
14 36 (0.65%) Digital Media
15 32 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
15 32 (0.57%) Private Cloud
16 31 (0.56%) Derivative
17 30 (0.54%) Social Media
17 30 (0.54%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2303 (41.32%) Linux
2 1934 (34.70%) Windows
3 918 (16.47%) UNIX
4 717 (12.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 662 (11.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 523 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 499 (8.95%) CentOS
8 378 (6.78%) Ubuntu
9 369 (6.62%) Solaris
10 303 (5.44%) Windows Server 2003
11 287 (5.15%) Debian
12 243 (4.36%) Windows 7
13 125 (2.24%) AIX
14 74 (1.33%) Windows XP
15 73 (1.31%) Windows 8
16 65 (1.17%) Fedora
17 61 (1.09%) SUSE
18 59 (1.06%) Mac OS X
19 54 (0.97%) HPUX
20 44 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 743 (13.33%) ITIL
2 611 (10.96%) Performance Tuning
3 527 (9.46%) DevOps
4 370 (6.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 360 (6.46%) Configuration Management
6 336 (6.03%) Agile Software Development
7 296 (5.31%) E-Commerce
8 252 (4.52%) Migration
9 246 (4.41%) Project Management
10 224 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
11 216 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
12 215 (3.86%) Change Management
13 204 (3.66%) CRM
14 200 (3.59%) Open Source
15 190 (3.41%) Service Delivery
15 190 (3.41%) Load Balancing
16 183 (3.28%) Time Management
17 166 (2.98%) Performance Monitoring
18 146 (2.62%) Database Security
19 140 (2.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1742 (31.26%) SQL
2 652 (11.70%) Perl
3 645 (11.57%) Bash Shell
4 615 (11.04%) Python
5 469 (8.42%) T-SQL
6 420 (7.54%) PowerShell
7 391 (7.02%) Shell Script
8 358 (6.42%) Java
9 319 (5.72%) PHP
10 308 (5.53%) Ruby
11 195 (3.50%) PL/SQL
12 106 (1.90%) C
13 105 (1.88%) JavaScript
14 98 (1.76%) C#
15 76 (1.36%) VBScript
16 56 (1.00%) VB
17 52 (0.93%) C++
18 29 (0.52%) Korn
19 26 (0.47%) Apex Code
20 19 (0.34%) AWK
Qualifications
1 438 (7.86%) Degree
2 371 (6.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 229 (4.11%) Security Cleared
4 158 (2.84%) MCSE
5 152 (2.73%) SC Cleared
6 145 (2.60%) MCITP
7 139 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
8 127 (2.28%) MCSA
9 109 (1.96%) CCNA
10 86 (1.54%) MCP
11 81 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 76 (1.36%) RHCE
13 71 (1.27%) DV Cleared
14 69 (1.24%) MCTS
14 69 (1.24%) Oracle Certification
15 55 (0.99%) OCP
16 54 (0.97%) CCNP
17 46 (0.83%) CCSA
17 46 (0.83%) CCSE
18 42 (0.75%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 259 (4.65%) SLA
2 89 (1.60%) QA
3 80 (1.44%) PCI DSS
4 56 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 35 (0.63%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.072%) COBIT
8 3 (0.054%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.036%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.036%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.018%) BS7799
10 1 (0.018%) GMP
10 1 (0.018%) GLP
System Software
1 944 (16.94%) Active Directory
2 728 (13.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 224 (4.02%) vSphere
4 190 (3.41%) Hyper-V
5 156 (2.80%) Oracle RAC
6 137 (2.46%) NFS
7 129 (2.31%) VMware ESX
8 109 (1.96%) XenApp
9 98 (1.76%) Xen
10 90 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
11 86 (1.54%) KVM
12 75 (1.35%) Varnish
13 57 (1.02%) Docker
14 52 (0.93%) Samba
15 49 (0.88%) XenServer
16 47 (0.84%) iptables
17 35 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 34 (0.61%) Postfix
19 31 (0.56%) VMware Server
20 27 (0.48%) Squid
Systems Management
1 687 (12.33%) Puppet
2 361 (6.48%) Opscode Chef
3 318 (5.71%) Nagios
4 157 (2.82%) SCCM
5 119 (2.14%) SCOM
6 115 (2.06%) Oracle RMAN
7 112 (2.01%) Data Guard
8 105 (1.88%) Ansible
9 89 (1.60%) NetBackup
10 75 (1.35%) Cacti
11 59 (1.06%) ZABBIX
12 57 (1.02%) Tivoli
13 56 (1.00%) WSUS
14 53 (0.95%) Backup Exec
14 53 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 50 (0.90%) Vagrant
16 46 (0.83%) Salt
17 39 (0.70%) Graphite
18 38 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
19 37 (0.66%) logstash
Vendors
1 1540 (27.63%) Microsoft
2 1313 (23.56%) VMware
3 939 (16.85%) Red Hat
4 805 (14.44%) Oracle
5 596 (10.69%) Cisco
6 313 (5.62%) Citrix
7 284 (5.10%) HP
8 242 (4.34%) IBM
9 144 (2.58%) NetApp
10 126 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
11 115 (2.06%) Symantec
12 106 (1.90%) EMC
13 92 (1.65%) Dell
14 88 (1.58%) Google
14 88 (1.58%) Sun
15 82 (1.47%) Juniper
16 78 (1.40%) Veritas
17 74 (1.33%) CheckPoint
17 74 (1.33%) SAP
18 70 (1.26%) Rackspace
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 29 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 35 minutes ago
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 38 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 43 minutes ago
Sussex
RDF Resources Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Salary: Shift Allowance + Bonus + Excellent Pension, PMI + More
Posted: 10 hours ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Nexere Consulting Limited
Salary: Car Allowance + Shift Allowance + Bonus, Excellent Pension, PMI + More
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Salary: Car allowance, Bonus, PMI, On call, Overtime + More
Posted: 10 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Langley, Berkshire
Travelport
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Anson McCade Ltd
Salary: package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Nexere Consulting Limited
Salary: Car allowance, Bonus, PMI, On call, Overtime + More
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment
Salary: £40k - £50k Per Annum Up to £50k DOE
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + 26 days holiday + pension + health
Posted: 14 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 15 hours ago