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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 99 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 3199 3328 3836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.80% 3.11% 3.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 3.29% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2730 2747 3318
Average salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%

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
107888 101284 107679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.54% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88197 84123 91717
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -13 3040 £42,500 +2.40% 360
London +6 1417 £47,500 +1.06% 137
South East -1 673 £40,000 - 81
City of London +7 332 £47,000 -1.05% 43
Yorkshire -20 216 £37,000 -5.12% 27
East of England -24 204 £40,000 +6.66% 21
Hampshire -11 175 £37,500 -6.25% 17
West Midlands -11 161 £39,000 -2.50% 25
West Yorkshire -13 152 £37,000 -6.32% 22
Berkshire +5 145 £47,500 +15.85% 17
Surrey +7 140 £42,000 +19.14% 17
South West -42 136 £37,500 - 21
North West -33 134 £35,000 -17.64% 35
Leeds -17 111 £37,000 -6.91% 11
East Midlands -7 87 £33,500 -10.66% 7
East Sussex +29 85 £40,000 - 3
Brighton +22 71 £40,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire -15 71 £41,500 +3.75% 10
Scotland -9 68 £34,000 -24.44% 9
Manchester -13 68 £34,500 -18.82% 16
Cambridge -17 62 £42,250 +5.62% 8
Bristol +16 47 £33,635 +22.30% 11
Hertfordshire -21 45 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Warwickshire +36 44 £43,500 +58.18% 1
West Sussex +20 44 £33,000 -12.00% 5
Cheshire +1 44 £34,000 -19.04% 14
Reading -30 44 £35,000 -17.64% 7
North Yorkshire +10 42 £43,000 +2.38% 2
Edinburgh 0 42 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Oxfordshire -11 41 £33,000 -22.35% 14

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 2761 (44.45%) Linux
2 2110 (33.97%) Windows
3 1667 (26.84%) SQL
4 1564 (25.18%) SQL Server
5 1434 (23.09%) Microsoft
6 1345 (21.66%) VMware
7 1169 (18.82%) UNIX
8 1063 (17.11%) MySQL
9 1047 (16.86%) Oracle
10 974 (15.68%) Finance
11 967 (15.57%) Red Hat
12 959 (15.44%) Active Directory
13 889 (14.31%) Puppet
14 883 (14.22%) Performance Tuning
15 855 (13.77%) MS Excel
16 797 (12.83%) VMware Infrastructure
17 795 (12.80%) Perl
18 753 (12.12%) Apache
19 739 (11.90%) Python
20 722 (11.62%) DNS
21 713 (11.48%) Bash Shell
22 702 (11.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 651 (10.48%) ITIL
24 647 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
25 643 (10.35%) SAN
26 617 (9.93%) Firewall
27 602 (9.69%) TCP/IP
28 588 (9.47%) Java
29 577 (9.29%) Oracle Database
30 572 (9.21%) Degree

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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
1 753 (12.12%) Apache
2 490 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 431 (6.94%) Tomcat
4 428 (6.89%) MS Exchange
5 373 (6.01%) IIS
6 270 (4.35%) nginx
7 200 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 196 (3.16%) WebLogic
9 159 (2.56%) JBoss
10 155 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
11 146 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
12 125 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
13 102 (1.64%) Lync
14 94 (1.51%) OpenStack
15 93 (1.50%) WebSphere
16 87 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
17 71 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 66 (1.06%) CMS
19 62 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
20 50 (0.81%) Jetty
Applications
1 855 (13.77%) MS Excel
2 372 (5.99%) MS Office
3 73 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 55 (0.89%) InfoPath
5 48 (0.77%) MS Project
6 28 (0.45%) MS Visio
7 19 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.18%) Photoshop
9 10 (0.16%) PowerPivot
10 9 (0.14%) FastStats
11 7 (0.11%) SPSS
12 6 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.032%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.016%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 1 (0.016%) FreeHand
14 1 (0.016%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.016%) Maya
14 1 (0.016%) 3ds Max
14 1 (0.016%) QuarkXPress
14 1 (0.016%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 76 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
2 38 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
3 32 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 31 (0.50%) HFM
5 26 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
6 22 (0.35%) Agresso
7 21 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
8 19 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
9 16 (0.26%) Magento
10 14 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
11 12 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 10 (0.16%) Google Analytics
13 7 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 7 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
13 7 (0.11%) ResourceLink
14 6 (0.097%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
14 6 (0.097%) TIBCO iProcess
14 6 (0.097%) BusinessWorks
14 6 (0.097%) Hyperion Planning
15 5 (0.081%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 303 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (1.88%) SaaS
3 95 (1.53%) Office 365
4 91 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
5 73 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 56 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
6 56 (0.90%) Amazon S3
7 28 (0.45%) GitHub
8 27 (0.43%) Rackspace Cloud
9 23 (0.37%) IaaS
10 21 (0.34%) Google Apps
11 20 (0.32%) PaaS
12 18 (0.29%) Basecamp
13 13 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
14 10 (0.16%) Route 53
15 6 (0.097%) Joyent
15 6 (0.097%) Force.com
16 5 (0.081%) Google App Engine
16 5 (0.081%) Heroku
16 5 (0.081%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 722 (11.62%) DNS
2 643 (10.35%) SAN
3 617 (9.93%) Firewall
4 602 (9.69%) TCP/IP
5 335 (5.39%) LAN
6 327 (5.26%) DHCP
7 305 (4.91%) WAN
8 236 (3.80%) VPN
9 226 (3.64%) Internet
10 216 (3.48%) HTTP
11 188 (3.03%) LDAP
12 179 (2.88%) VoIP
13 140 (2.25%) SMTP
14 124 (2.00%) NAS
15 123 (1.98%) VLAN
16 111 (1.79%) Network Security
17 105 (1.69%) FTP
18 104 (1.67%) SSL
19 101 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
20 75 (1.21%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1564 (25.18%) SQL Server
2 1063 (17.11%) MySQL
3 577 (9.29%) Oracle Database
4 490 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 376 (6.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 363 (5.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 331 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
8 330 (5.31%) Relational Database
9 323 (5.20%) Oracle Database 11g
10 312 (5.02%) SQL Server 2005
11 272 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
12 242 (3.90%) RDBMS
13 232 (3.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 205 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
15 199 (3.20%) Oracle Database 10g
16 176 (2.83%) MongoDB
17 148 (2.38%) NoSQL
18 144 (2.32%) Big Data
19 141 (2.27%) Hadoop
20 121 (1.95%) DB2
Development Applications
1 270 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 192 (3.09%) Jenkins
3 164 (2.64%) Subversion
4 94 (1.51%) JIRA
5 50 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
6 47 (0.76%) Hudson
7 44 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 37 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 36 (0.58%) Visual Studio
10 31 (0.50%) Mercurial
11 29 (0.47%) TeamCity
12 28 (0.45%) Selenium
13 27 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 26 (0.42%) Maven
14 26 (0.42%) Toad
15 12 (0.19%) Ant
16 10 (0.16%) CruiseControl
17 9 (0.14%) Talend Open Studio
17 9 (0.14%) MSBuild
17 9 (0.14%) Eclipse
General
1 974 (15.68%) Finance
2 197 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 196 (3.16%) Marketing
4 187 (3.01%) Banking
5 153 (2.46%) Retail
6 137 (2.21%) Legal
7 123 (1.98%) Law
8 105 (1.69%) Back Office
9 95 (1.53%) Advertising
10 72 (1.16%) Manufacturing
11 71 (1.14%) Games
12 63 (1.01%) Publishing
13 40 (0.64%) Investment Banking
14 29 (0.47%) Billing
15 27 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
16 24 (0.39%) French Language
16 24 (0.39%) Financial Institution
17 19 (0.31%) Aerospace
18 16 (0.26%) Electronics
19 11 (0.18%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (4.93%) LAMP
2 288 (4.64%) Web Services
3 229 (3.69%) .NET
4 144 (2.32%) Middleware
5 133 (2.14%) XML
5 133 (2.14%) HTML
6 89 (1.43%) Oracle Fusion
7 76 (1.22%) CSS
8 46 (0.74%) ASP.NET
8 46 (0.74%) Memcached
9 34 (0.55%) WebSphere MQ
10 29 (0.47%) Django
11 28 (0.45%) Ajax
12 26 (0.42%) COM
13 24 (0.39%) Java EE
14 23 (0.37%) J2EE
14 23 (0.37%) jQuery
15 21 (0.34%) RabbitMQ
15 21 (0.34%) JDBC
16 17 (0.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 424 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
2 418 (6.73%) Clustering
3 390 (6.28%) Replication
4 341 (5.49%) Open Source
5 226 (3.64%) Computer Science
6 138 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 77 (1.24%) Social Media
8 65 (1.05%) Blackberry
9 61 (0.98%) Statistics
9 61 (0.98%) Mathematics
10 38 (0.61%) Mobile App
11 33 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
12 30 (0.48%) Client/Server
13 29 (0.47%) HACMP
14 26 (0.42%) Derivative
15 24 (0.39%) LPAR
16 23 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
16 23 (0.37%) Digital Media
16 23 (0.37%) EqualLogic
16 23 (0.37%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2761 (44.45%) Linux
2 2110 (33.97%) Windows
3 1169 (18.82%) UNIX
4 702 (11.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 647 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 501 (8.07%) CentOS
7 444 (7.15%) Ubuntu
8 427 (6.87%) Solaris
9 335 (5.39%) Debian
10 329 (5.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 289 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
12 265 (4.27%) Windows 7
13 179 (2.88%) AIX
14 109 (1.75%) SUSE
15 100 (1.61%) HPUX
16 95 (1.53%) Windows XP
17 94 (1.51%) Windows 8
18 78 (1.26%) Mac OS X
19 70 (1.13%) Android
20 43 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 883 (14.22%) Performance Tuning
2 651 (10.48%) ITIL
3 520 (8.37%) DevOps
4 430 (6.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 408 (6.57%) E-Commerce
6 395 (6.36%) Configuration Management
7 359 (5.78%) Agile Software Development
8 272 (4.38%) Migration
9 261 (4.20%) Load Balancing
10 239 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
11 210 (3.38%) Capacity Planning
12 191 (3.08%) Performance Monitoring
12 191 (3.08%) Change Management
13 180 (2.90%) CRM
14 163 (2.62%) Project Management
15 153 (2.46%) ETL
16 144 (2.32%) Service Management
17 139 (2.24%) Service Delivery
18 137 (2.21%) Workflow
19 135 (2.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1667 (26.84%) SQL
2 795 (12.80%) Perl
3 739 (11.90%) Python
4 713 (11.48%) Bash Shell
5 588 (9.47%) Java
6 551 (8.87%) Shell Script
7 479 (7.71%) T-SQL
8 459 (7.39%) PHP
9 456 (7.34%) Ruby
10 262 (4.22%) PowerShell
11 166 (2.67%) PL/SQL
12 117 (1.88%) C
13 109 (1.75%) C#
14 103 (1.66%) JavaScript
15 67 (1.08%) Korn
16 56 (0.90%) VB
17 55 (0.89%) AWK
18 44 (0.71%) C++
19 34 (0.55%) VBScript
20 29 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 572 (9.21%) Degree
2 408 (6.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 240 (3.86%) MCSE
4 189 (3.04%) Security Cleared
5 156 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
6 139 (2.24%) CCNA
7 136 (2.19%) MCSA
8 98 (1.58%) MCP
9 94 (1.51%) MCITP
10 79 (1.27%) SC Cleared
11 76 (1.22%) MCTS
12 73 (1.18%) RHCE
13 67 (1.08%) DV Cleared
14 59 (0.95%) CCNP
15 55 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 52 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
17 48 (0.77%) OCP
18 43 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
19 21 (0.34%) MCDBA
20 19 (0.31%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 260 (4.19%) SLA
2 115 (1.85%) QA
3 70 (1.13%) PCI DSS
4 44 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 37 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 30 (0.48%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.097%) BS7799
9 5 (0.081%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.032%) GMP
10 2 (0.032%) GLP
11 1 (0.016%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.016%) EMIR
11 1 (0.016%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 959 (15.44%) Active Directory
2 797 (12.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 228 (3.67%) Oracle RAC
4 227 (3.65%) Hyper-V
5 207 (3.33%) KVM
6 198 (3.19%) Xen
7 185 (2.98%) vSphere
8 155 (2.50%) NFS
9 144 (2.32%) Oracle RMAN
10 119 (1.92%) VMware ESX
11 94 (1.51%) Samba
12 85 (1.37%) XenApp
13 81 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
14 74 (1.19%) Postfix
15 73 (1.18%) Varnish
16 49 (0.79%) PowerHA
17 48 (0.77%) XenServer
18 43 (0.69%) Firmware
19 42 (0.68%) Snort
20 40 (0.64%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 889 (14.31%) Puppet
2 455 (7.33%) Nagios
3 448 (7.21%) Opscode Chef
4 186 (2.99%) Data Guard
5 157 (2.53%) Cacti
6 146 (2.35%) Ansible
7 108 (1.74%) ZABBIX
8 98 (1.58%) NetBackup
9 95 (1.53%) SCCM
10 87 (1.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 85 (1.37%) SCOM
12 77 (1.24%) Salt
13 56 (0.90%) CFEngine
14 53 (0.85%) logstash
14 53 (0.85%) Backup Exec
15 51 (0.82%) HAProxy
15 51 (0.82%) Vagrant
16 48 (0.77%) WSUS
17 44 (0.71%) Ganglia
18 41 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1434 (23.09%) Microsoft
2 1345 (21.66%) VMware
3 1047 (16.86%) Oracle
4 967 (15.57%) Red Hat
5 543 (8.74%) Cisco
6 348 (5.60%) HP
7 318 (5.12%) Citrix
8 241 (3.88%) IBM
9 185 (2.98%) Salesforce.com
10 164 (2.64%) EMC
11 155 (2.50%) NetApp
12 141 (2.27%) Symantec
13 125 (2.01%) SAP
14 123 (1.98%) Veritas
15 121 (1.95%) Dell
16 90 (1.45%) Sun
17 72 (1.16%) F5
18 64 (1.03%) Rackspace
19 55 (0.89%) Google
20 53 (0.85%) Remedy
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £33000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Half
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + 29 days holidays, pension
Posted: 40 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 1 hour ago
Preston, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £17,000 to £22,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
CF Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum £35,000 pa
Posted: 3 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago