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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 107 106 93
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 2779 3054 3224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.54% 2.61% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 2.76% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2314 2560 2690
Average salary £41,000 £41,000 £41,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,500
% 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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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 -6 2608 £41,500 +1.21% 348
London -13 1112 £48,250 +7.22% 125
South East +11 641 £38,000 +1.33% 63
City of London -22 212 £50,000 +5.26% 40
East of England -19 202 £42,500 +3.65% 23
Yorkshire -2 177 £40,000 +6.66% 41
Berkshire +22 174 £37,500 +7.14% 18
North West +19 166 £32,500 -7.14% 26
South West -1 135 £35,000 -9.67% 29
Surrey +16 133 £37,500 -11.76% 9
West Yorkshire +16 122 £40,000 - 28
Reading +17 117 £42,500 +21.42% 10
West Midlands -17 116 £40,000 +14.28% 26
Hampshire -13 102 £40,000 +8.10% 17
Leeds +9 78 £40,000 - 17
Hertfordshire 0 75 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Wales +27 69 £38,750 +3.33% 10
South Wales +19 63 £39,000 +4.00% 10
Manchester -8 63 £37,500 +7.14% 15
Cambridgeshire -6 62 £40,000 -4.76% 11
Scotland +15 60 £47,500 +28.37% 18
East Midlands -33 55 £32,500 -18.75% 10
West Sussex +30 54 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Oxfordshire +15 54 £38,361 -9.73% 6
Cardiff +11 47 £39,000 +7.58% 9
Buckinghamshire +8 46 £32,000 +2.40% 3
Cambridge -16 44 £40,000 -4.76% 8
Staffordshire +33 42 £38,750 +35.96% 2
Cheshire +4 41 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Bedfordshire +1 37 £45,000 +20.00% 2

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2316 (40.65%) Linux
2 2054 (36.05%) Windows
3 1726 (30.29%) SQL
4 1608 (28.22%) SQL Server
5 1578 (27.69%) Microsoft
6 1398 (24.53%) VMware
7 1046 (18.36%) Finance
8 1002 (17.59%) Active Directory
9 890 (15.62%) Oracle
10 886 (15.55%) Red Hat
11 880 (15.44%) UNIX
12 857 (15.04%) MS Excel
13 822 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
14 810 (14.22%) MySQL
15 777 (13.64%) DNS
16 755 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
17 739 (12.97%) ITIL
18 671 (11.78%) Cisco
19 663 (11.64%) Firewall
20 655 (11.50%) Puppet
21 654 (11.48%) Performance Tuning
22 650 (11.41%) Bash Shell
22 650 (11.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 618 (10.85%) Python
24 610 (10.71%) Apache
25 591 (10.37%) Perl
26 581 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
27 563 (9.88%) SAN
28 551 (9.67%) Degree
29 516 (9.06%) T-SQL

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 610 (10.71%) Apache
2 511 (8.97%) MS Exchange
3 405 (7.11%) SharePoint
4 366 (6.42%) IIS
5 365 (6.41%) Tomcat
6 263 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 181 (3.18%) nginx
8 123 (2.16%) WebLogic
9 115 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
10 112 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
11 106 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
12 104 (1.83%) JBoss
13 91 (1.60%) OpenStack
14 87 (1.53%) Lync
15 81 (1.42%) CMS
16 79 (1.39%) WebSphere
17 78 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
18 57 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
19 52 (0.91%) Confluence
20 50 (0.88%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 857 (15.04%) MS Excel
2 332 (5.83%) MS Office
3 81 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 68 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 42 (0.74%) InfoPath
6 29 (0.51%) MS Project
7 21 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
8 13 (0.23%) Photoshop
9 12 (0.21%) InDesign
10 6 (0.11%) Fireworks
11 4 (0.070%) Windchill
12 3 (0.053%) ProjectWise
12 3 (0.053%) FastStats
12 3 (0.053%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.035%) Maya
14 1 (0.018%) Adobe Illustrator
14 1 (0.018%) PowerPivot
14 1 (0.018%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.018%) PaintShop Pro
14 1 (0.018%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 72 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 59 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
3 47 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
4 34 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
5 30 (0.53%) Magento
6 23 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
7 17 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 12 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
8 12 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
8 12 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
8 12 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
9 11 (0.19%) Agresso
10 10 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
10 10 (0.18%) Cognos Controller
11 9 (0.16%) Sophis RISQUE
11 9 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
12 7 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 5 (0.088%) SAP HR
13 5 (0.088%) Oracle Payables
14 4 (0.070%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 478 (8.39%) Amazon AWS
2 114 (2.00%) Office 365
3 99 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 95 (1.67%) SaaS
5 90 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
6 55 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
7 50 (0.88%) PaaS
8 34 (0.60%) Amazon S3
9 29 (0.51%) IaaS
9 29 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 24 (0.42%) Route 53
11 16 (0.28%) Taleo
12 15 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
13 14 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
14 13 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
15 12 (0.21%) Responsys
15 12 (0.21%) GitHub
15 12 (0.21%) Joyent
16 10 (0.18%) Google Analytics
17 9 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 777 (13.64%) DNS
2 663 (11.64%) Firewall
3 563 (9.88%) SAN
4 480 (8.42%) TCP/IP
5 372 (6.53%) DHCP
6 284 (4.98%) WAN
7 279 (4.90%) VPN
8 271 (4.76%) LAN
9 212 (3.72%) Internet
10 154 (2.70%) LDAP
11 153 (2.69%) HTTP
12 149 (2.61%) NAS
13 136 (2.39%) VLAN
14 128 (2.25%) Network Security
15 122 (2.14%) VoIP
16 116 (2.04%) SSL
17 110 (1.93%) SMTP
18 103 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
19 99 (1.74%) iSCSI
20 85 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1608 (28.22%) SQL Server
2 810 (14.22%) MySQL
3 495 (8.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 471 (8.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 458 (8.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 435 (7.63%) Oracle Database
7 353 (6.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 323 (5.67%) Relational Database
9 267 (4.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 253 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
11 234 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
12 208 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
13 200 (3.51%) RDBMS
14 191 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
15 115 (2.02%) MongoDB
16 107 (1.88%) Oracle Database 10g
17 88 (1.54%) DB2
18 87 (1.53%) NoSQL
19 81 (1.42%) Big Data
20 74 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 252 (4.42%) Git (software)
2 203 (3.56%) Jenkins
3 156 (2.74%) Subversion
4 91 (1.60%) JIRA
5 60 (1.05%) TeamCity
6 46 (0.81%) Visual Studio
7 38 (0.67%) Hudson
8 30 (0.53%) Selenium
9 29 (0.51%) Maven
9 29 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
10 28 (0.49%) Gerrit
11 23 (0.40%) Toad
12 20 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 16 (0.28%) Emacs
14 15 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 12 (0.21%) ProC
15 12 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
16 10 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
16 10 (0.18%) Mercurial
17 9 (0.16%) Ant
General
1 1046 (18.36%) Finance
2 339 (5.95%) Banking
3 214 (3.76%) Retail
4 207 (3.63%) Telecoms
5 142 (2.49%) Marketing
6 106 (1.86%) Games
7 96 (1.68%) Law
8 91 (1.60%) Legal
9 53 (0.93%) Advertising
10 46 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 39 (0.68%) Back Office
11 39 (0.68%) Billing
12 35 (0.61%) Financial Institution
13 33 (0.58%) Investment Banking
14 32 (0.56%) Publishing
15 19 (0.33%) Online Betting
16 17 (0.30%) Electronics
17 15 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
18 13 (0.23%) French Language
19 12 (0.21%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (4.91%) .NET
2 241 (4.23%) Web Services
3 204 (3.58%) LAMP
4 167 (2.93%) HTML
5 106 (1.86%) Middleware
6 80 (1.40%) CSS
7 65 (1.14%) XML
8 44 (0.77%) ASP.NET
9 40 (0.70%) WebSphere MQ
10 39 (0.68%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 35 (0.61%) Memcached
12 32 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
13 31 (0.54%) COM
14 30 (0.53%) Visualforce
15 28 (0.49%) Akka
16 27 (0.47%) RabbitMQ
17 25 (0.44%) J2EE
18 23 (0.40%) .NET Framework
18 23 (0.40%) JMS
19 18 (0.32%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 449 (7.88%) Clustering
2 399 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
3 373 (6.55%) Replication
4 317 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 251 (4.41%) Computer Science
6 203 (3.56%) Management Information System
7 81 (1.42%) Statistics
8 55 (0.97%) EqualLogic
9 54 (0.95%) Hedge funds
9 54 (0.95%) Online Banking
9 54 (0.95%) Mathematics
10 48 (0.84%) Blackberry
11 42 (0.74%) Digital Media
12 41 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
12 41 (0.72%) Client/Server
13 35 (0.61%) CMDB
13 35 (0.61%) Public Cloud
14 33 (0.58%) Mobile App
14 33 (0.58%) Private Cloud
14 33 (0.58%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 2316 (40.65%) Linux
2 2054 (36.05%) Windows
3 880 (15.44%) UNIX
4 755 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 650 (11.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 581 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 448 (7.86%) CentOS
8 390 (6.84%) Solaris
9 340 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
10 330 (5.79%) Ubuntu
11 283 (4.97%) Debian
12 237 (4.16%) Windows 7
13 133 (2.33%) AIX
14 80 (1.40%) Windows 8
15 77 (1.35%) Windows XP
16 66 (1.16%) Mac OS X
17 63 (1.11%) Fedora
18 58 (1.02%) Oracle Linux
19 53 (0.93%) SUSE
20 52 (0.91%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 739 (12.97%) ITIL
2 654 (11.48%) Performance Tuning
3 511 (8.97%) DevOps
4 388 (6.81%) Configuration Management
5 342 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 315 (5.53%) Agile Software Development
7 285 (5.00%) Migration
8 276 (4.84%) Project Management
9 269 (4.72%) E-Commerce
10 254 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
11 232 (4.07%) Capacity Planning
12 226 (3.97%) Change Management
13 212 (3.72%) CRM
14 210 (3.69%) Load Balancing
15 193 (3.39%) Service Delivery
16 186 (3.26%) Open Source
17 177 (3.11%) Performance Monitoring
18 143 (2.51%) Time Management
19 142 (2.49%) Problem Management
20 135 (2.37%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1726 (30.29%) SQL
2 650 (11.41%) Bash Shell
3 618 (10.85%) Python
4 591 (10.37%) Perl
5 516 (9.06%) T-SQL
6 472 (8.28%) PowerShell
7 392 (6.88%) Shell Script
8 345 (6.05%) Java
9 334 (5.86%) Ruby
10 250 (4.39%) PHP
11 138 (2.42%) PL/SQL
12 114 (2.00%) JavaScript
13 110 (1.93%) C#
14 93 (1.63%) C
15 70 (1.23%) VBScript
16 58 (1.02%) VB
17 52 (0.91%) Korn
18 43 (0.75%) AWK
19 37 (0.65%) C++
20 30 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 551 (9.67%) Degree
2 392 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 233 (4.09%) Security Cleared
4 188 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
5 187 (3.28%) MCSE
6 165 (2.90%) SC Cleared
7 157 (2.76%) CCNA
8 141 (2.47%) MCSA
9 137 (2.40%) MCITP
10 108 (1.90%) MCP
11 96 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 82 (1.44%) CCNP
13 68 (1.19%) RHCE
14 63 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
15 61 (1.07%) DV Cleared
16 58 (1.02%) MCTS
17 54 (0.95%) CCSA
17 54 (0.95%) CCSE
18 44 (0.77%) OCP
19 36 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 290 (5.09%) SLA
2 103 (1.81%) QA
3 77 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 45 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 32 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 24 (0.42%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.12%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.088%) COBIT
9 2 (0.035%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.018%) GMP
10 1 (0.018%) GLP
10 1 (0.018%) BS7799
System Software
1 1002 (17.59%) Active Directory
2 822 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 265 (4.65%) Hyper-V
4 216 (3.79%) vSphere
5 207 (3.63%) Oracle RAC
6 130 (2.28%) VMware ESX
7 127 (2.23%) NFS
8 124 (2.18%) Xen
9 123 (2.16%) KVM
10 112 (1.97%) XenApp
11 94 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
12 72 (1.26%) Varnish
13 67 (1.18%) iptables
14 55 (0.97%) XenServer
15 52 (0.91%) Samba
15 52 (0.91%) Docker
16 50 (0.88%) Postfix
17 29 (0.51%) Firmware
18 28 (0.49%) VirtualBox
19 26 (0.46%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 655 (11.50%) Puppet
2 343 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
3 288 (5.05%) Nagios
4 155 (2.72%) Data Guard
5 150 (2.63%) SCCM
6 139 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
7 113 (1.98%) SCOM
8 106 (1.86%) Ansible
9 92 (1.61%) Backup Exec
10 80 (1.40%) NetBackup
11 78 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 75 (1.32%) WSUS
13 70 (1.23%) ZABBIX
13 70 (1.23%) Cacti
14 57 (1.00%) Oracle ZFS
15 49 (0.86%) Vagrant
16 45 (0.79%) Graphite
17 42 (0.74%) Tivoli
18 32 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
19 31 (0.54%) logstash
Vendors
1 1578 (27.69%) Microsoft
2 1398 (24.53%) VMware
3 890 (15.62%) Oracle
4 886 (15.55%) Red Hat
5 671 (11.78%) Cisco
6 336 (5.90%) Citrix
7 296 (5.19%) HP
8 215 (3.77%) IBM
9 126 (2.21%) Sun
9 126 (2.21%) Symantec
10 125 (2.19%) NetApp
11 121 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
12 89 (1.56%) CheckPoint
13 87 (1.53%) Dell
14 85 (1.49%) SAP
15 84 (1.47%) Juniper
16 83 (1.46%) Google
17 81 (1.42%) EMC
18 68 (1.19%) F5
18 68 (1.19%) Rackspace
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 minutes ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 24 minutes ago
City, London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 34 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Artemis Search Ltd
Salary: From £12,500 to £14,000 per annum Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West
IT Works Recruitment Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable 20% plus full benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable 20% plus full benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Portishead, Somerset
networx
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bens - bonus, gym, pens+
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experian
Salary: £Competitive + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday