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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 96 79 86
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 3323 3708 3682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.72% 3.30% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 3.49% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2774 3066 3130
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
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
115310 106336 118647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.70% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 93548 88465 101690
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 £38,000 £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 23 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 23 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 -17 3183 £40,000 - 185
London -23 1451 £45,000 - 64
South East -17 657 £37,500 -3.84% 48
East of England -13 339 £40,000 - 19
City of London -3 327 £47,000 +4.44% 16
Yorkshire -30 246 £35,000 -6.66% 14
North West -11 172 £35,000 -12.50% 5
West Yorkshire -43 158 £36,000 -2.04% 11
Surrey -15 145 £42,500 - 10
Hampshire -17 142 £35,500 -5.33% 8
West Midlands +5 130 £35,000 - 10
Leeds -17 129 £35,000 - 6
Berkshire -17 125 £35,000 -6.66% 16
Cambridgeshire -3 120 £40,000 +6.66% 9
South West -27 99 £36,500 +4.28% 20
Manchester -17 89 £38,500 +2.66% 2
Cambridge -7 85 £40,000 - 8
Hertfordshire -32 79 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Scotland -5 75 £37,500 +0.67% 4
Reading -26 73 £35,000 -1.40% 12
East Sussex +5 60 £40,000 +33.33% 5
Essex 0 58 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Brighton -4 57 £37,500 +20.00% 3
East Midlands -40 56 £38,500 +32.75% 2
Buckinghamshire -4 55 £33,250 -16.87% 1
Cheshire +3 54 £33,000 -17.50% 3
Kent -2 54 £47,500 +58.33% 1
South Yorkshire +5 49 £32,925 +2.25% 1
Bedfordshire -13 48 £37,500 -9.09%
Portsmouth - 48 £35,000 -

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 2667 (42.11%) Linux
2 2272 (35.87%) Windows
3 1943 (30.68%) SQL
4 1797 (28.37%) SQL Server
5 1462 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 1309 (20.67%) VMware
7 1273 (20.10%) UNIX
8 1124 (17.75%) Finance
9 1096 (17.30%) Active Directory
10 1050 (16.58%) Red Hat
11 968 (15.28%) Oracle
12 904 (14.27%) MySQL
13 841 (13.28%) Windows Server 2008
14 836 (13.20%) MS Excel
15 823 (12.99%) Apache
16 802 (12.66%) SAN
17 784 (12.38%) Performance Tuning
18 775 (12.24%) Perl
19 740 (11.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 736 (11.62%) VMware Infrastructure
21 733 (11.57%) Puppet
22 730 (11.53%) DNS
23 683 (10.78%) ITIL
24 652 (10.29%) Firewall
25 622 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
26 602 (9.50%) Degree
27 594 (9.38%) Bash Shell
28 578 (9.13%) T-SQL
29 565 (8.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
30 564 (8.90%) Python

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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
1 823 (12.99%) Apache
2 523 (8.26%) IIS
2 523 (8.26%) SharePoint
3 518 (8.18%) MS Exchange
4 380 (6.00%) Tomcat
5 258 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
6 187 (2.95%) SharePoint 2010
7 180 (2.84%) nginx
8 169 (2.67%) WebLogic
9 137 (2.16%) WebSphere
10 127 (2.01%) CMS
11 112 (1.77%) Lync
12 107 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
13 104 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
14 103 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
15 102 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
16 75 (1.18%) Drupal
17 72 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 59 (0.93%) WordPress
19 58 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 836 (13.20%) MS Excel
2 356 (5.62%) MS Office
3 90 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 56 (0.88%) InfoPath
5 35 (0.55%) MS Project
6 32 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 26 (0.41%) MS Visio
8 17 (0.27%) PowerPivot
9 11 (0.17%) Photoshop
10 6 (0.095%) Windchill
10 6 (0.095%) FastStats
11 5 (0.079%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.079%) Acrobat
12 4 (0.063%) Maya
13 1 (0.016%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.016%) ArcInfo
13 1 (0.016%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.016%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 104 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
2 57 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 57 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 37 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
4 32 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
5 25 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
6 23 (0.36%) SAP xMII
7 22 (0.35%) HFM
8 21 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
9 19 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
10 16 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
10 16 (0.25%) Magento
11 15 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
12 14 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 13 (0.21%) Summit
13 13 (0.21%) Google Analytics
14 11 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
15 10 (0.16%) Agresso
16 9 (0.14%) SAP FI
16 9 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 265 (4.18%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (1.93%) SaaS
3 91 (1.44%) Office 365
4 87 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
5 68 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
6 59 (0.93%) Amazon S3
7 42 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
8 32 (0.51%) Joyent
9 20 (0.32%) IaaS
10 17 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
11 16 (0.25%) PaaS
12 13 (0.21%) Route 53
13 11 (0.17%) GitHub
14 9 (0.14%) Basecamp
15 8 (0.13%) Google Apps
16 6 (0.095%) Force.com
17 5 (0.079%) CloudFront
18 2 (0.032%) Rackspace Cloud
18 2 (0.032%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 802 (12.66%) SAN
2 730 (11.53%) DNS
3 652 (10.29%) Firewall
4 561 (8.86%) TCP/IP
5 324 (5.12%) DHCP
6 303 (4.78%) VPN
7 258 (4.07%) NAS
8 256 (4.04%) LAN
9 228 (3.60%) WAN
10 220 (3.47%) HTTP
11 203 (3.20%) LDAP
12 183 (2.89%) Internet
13 154 (2.43%) SSL
14 145 (2.29%) VoIP
15 123 (1.94%) SMTP
16 111 (1.75%) VLAN
17 101 (1.59%) FTP
18 89 (1.41%) iSCSI
19 75 (1.18%) Network Security
20 73 (1.15%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1797 (28.37%) SQL Server
2 904 (14.27%) MySQL
3 622 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 565 (8.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 540 (8.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 481 (7.59%) Oracle Database
7 373 (5.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 334 (5.27%) Relational Database
9 289 (4.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 284 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
11 263 (4.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 254 (4.01%) Data Warehouse
13 234 (3.69%) RDBMS
14 192 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
15 170 (2.68%) Oracle Database 10g
16 133 (2.10%) DB2
17 116 (1.83%) Redis
17 116 (1.83%) NoSQL
18 109 (1.72%) DTS
19 107 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 209 (3.30%) Git (software)
2 140 (2.21%) Subversion
3 116 (1.83%) Jenkins
4 92 (1.45%) JIRA
5 44 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 38 (0.60%) Visual Studio
7 30 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
7 30 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 23 (0.36%) Maven
9 20 (0.32%) FishEye
10 18 (0.28%) Ant
11 16 (0.25%) Bitbucket
11 16 (0.25%) TeamCity
11 16 (0.25%) Hudson
11 16 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (0.22%) Selenium
13 12 (0.19%) Mercurial
14 10 (0.16%) NWDI
15 9 (0.14%) Toad
16 6 (0.095%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1124 (17.75%) Finance
2 281 (4.44%) Banking
3 206 (3.25%) Telecoms
4 192 (3.03%) Retail
5 178 (2.81%) Marketing
6 152 (2.40%) Law
7 133 (2.10%) Games
8 111 (1.75%) Back Office
9 105 (1.66%) Legal
10 73 (1.15%) Advertising
11 56 (0.88%) Investment Banking
12 53 (0.84%) Manufacturing
13 42 (0.66%) Financial Institution
14 36 (0.57%) Publishing
14 36 (0.57%) Billing
15 25 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
16 17 (0.27%) French Language
17 16 (0.25%) Online Betting
18 14 (0.22%) German Language
18 14 (0.22%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (4.80%) .NET
2 244 (3.85%) LAMP
3 243 (3.84%) Web Services
4 181 (2.86%) Middleware
5 176 (2.78%) HTML
6 175 (2.76%) XML
7 110 (1.74%) CSS
8 66 (1.04%) ASP.NET
9 63 (0.99%) SAP Basis
10 54 (0.85%) J2EE
11 46 (0.73%) WebSphere MQ
11 46 (0.73%) Oracle Fusion
12 44 (0.69%) .NET Framework
13 39 (0.62%) COM
14 38 (0.60%) ActiveMQ
15 35 (0.55%) JSON
16 32 (0.51%) RabbitMQ
17 31 (0.49%) jQuery
18 29 (0.46%) Django
19 26 (0.41%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 542 (8.56%) Clustering
2 497 (7.85%) Replication
3 271 (4.28%) Open Source
4 206 (3.25%) Computer Science
5 155 (2.45%) Management Information System
6 79 (1.25%) Social Media
7 73 (1.15%) Blackberry
8 63 (0.99%) HACMP
9 59 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
10 53 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
11 48 (0.76%) Thin Client
11 48 (0.76%) Fat Client
12 47 (0.74%) Client/Server
13 45 (0.71%) Mainframe
14 44 (0.69%) Online Games
15 42 (0.66%) Mathematics
16 41 (0.65%) Statistics
17 40 (0.63%) Derivative
18 39 (0.62%) Firmware
19 38 (0.60%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 2667 (42.11%) Linux
2 2272 (35.87%) Windows
3 1273 (20.10%) UNIX
4 841 (13.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 740 (11.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 534 (8.43%) CentOS
7 453 (7.15%) Solaris
8 441 (6.96%) Ubuntu
9 433 (6.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 357 (5.64%) Debian
11 314 (4.96%) AIX
12 280 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
13 269 (4.25%) Windows 7
14 125 (1.97%) SUSE
14 125 (1.97%) HPUX
14 125 (1.97%) Windows XP
15 74 (1.17%) Windows 8
16 68 (1.07%) Oracle Linux
17 62 (0.98%) Mac OS X
18 60 (0.95%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 784 (12.38%) Performance Tuning
2 683 (10.78%) ITIL
3 410 (6.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 360 (5.68%) Configuration Management
5 355 (5.60%) E-Commerce
6 280 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
7 278 (4.39%) Change Management
8 249 (3.93%) Migration
9 242 (3.82%) Project Management
10 233 (3.68%) Load Balancing
11 226 (3.57%) Service Delivery
12 222 (3.50%) CRM
13 209 (3.30%) Capacity Planning
14 206 (3.25%) Problem Management
15 165 (2.60%) Performance Monitoring
16 143 (2.26%) Agile Software Development
17 126 (1.99%) Database Security
18 121 (1.91%) ETL
19 118 (1.86%) Database Tuning
20 112 (1.77%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1943 (30.68%) SQL
2 775 (12.24%) Perl
3 594 (9.38%) Bash Shell
4 578 (9.13%) T-SQL
5 564 (8.90%) Python
6 493 (7.78%) Shell Script
7 463 (7.31%) Java
8 400 (6.32%) PHP
9 338 (5.34%) PowerShell
10 287 (4.53%) Ruby
11 175 (2.76%) PL/SQL
12 107 (1.69%) C
13 96 (1.52%) JavaScript
14 93 (1.47%) C#
15 79 (1.25%) VBScript
16 78 (1.23%) VB
17 70 (1.11%) Korn
18 52 (0.82%) AWK
19 49 (0.77%) VBA
20 38 (0.60%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 602 (9.50%) Degree
2 535 (8.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 292 (4.61%) MCSE
4 221 (3.49%) Security Cleared
5 203 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
6 182 (2.87%) MCITP
7 176 (2.78%) CCNA
8 152 (2.40%) SC Cleared
9 117 (1.85%) MCSA
10 115 (1.82%) RHCE
10 115 (1.82%) MCTS
11 89 (1.41%) MCP
12 84 (1.33%) CCNP
13 81 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 50 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
15 46 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
16 44 (0.69%) DV Cleared
17 26 (0.41%) OCP
18 25 (0.39%) MCDBA
19 24 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 313 (4.94%) SLA
2 153 (2.42%) QA
3 77 (1.22%) PCI DSS
4 41 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 41 (0.65%) ISO 9001
5 30 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.11%) COBIT
7 6 (0.095%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.079%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.032%) GxP
10 1 (0.016%) HL7
System Software
1 1096 (17.30%) Active Directory
2 736 (11.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 259 (4.09%) Hyper-V
4 220 (3.47%) vSphere
5 212 (3.35%) Oracle RAC
6 196 (3.09%) Oracle RMAN
7 178 (2.81%) KVM
8 158 (2.49%) NFS
9 153 (2.42%) VMware ESX
10 122 (1.93%) VMware ESXi
11 109 (1.72%) Xen
12 102 (1.61%) XenApp
13 83 (1.31%) XenServer
14 70 (1.11%) Sendmail
15 62 (0.98%) Postfix
16 51 (0.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 50 (0.79%) Varnish
18 48 (0.76%) Samba
19 46 (0.73%) XenDesktop
20 38 (0.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 733 (11.57%) Puppet
2 415 (6.55%) Opscode Chef
3 350 (5.53%) Nagios
4 175 (2.76%) Data Guard
5 107 (1.69%) NetBackup
6 91 (1.44%) SCCM
7 90 (1.42%) Tivoli
8 85 (1.34%) SCOM
9 79 (1.25%) Cacti
10 63 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 57 (0.90%) Backup Exec
12 49 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 48 (0.76%) ZABBIX
14 47 (0.74%) CFEngine
15 36 (0.57%) Red Hat Satellite
16 35 (0.55%) WSUS
17 33 (0.52%) Cobbler
17 33 (0.52%) Plesk
18 29 (0.46%) YUM
18 29 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1462 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1309 (20.67%) VMware
3 1050 (16.58%) Red Hat
4 968 (15.28%) Oracle
5 500 (7.89%) Cisco
6 415 (6.55%) HP
7 329 (5.19%) Citrix
8 264 (4.17%) IBM
9 229 (3.62%) EMC
10 185 (2.92%) NetApp
11 172 (2.72%) JBoss
12 149 (2.35%) SAP
13 147 (2.32%) Symantec
14 145 (2.29%) Veritas
15 142 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
16 100 (1.58%) Dell
16 100 (1.58%) Sun
17 79 (1.25%) Hyperion
18 74 (1.17%) Juniper
19 73 (1.15%) Brocade
Crawley, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Travel
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + pension,20 days holiday
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £35,000 per annum Full Corp Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum up to £35,000 + Benefits + Industry Certificat
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30 - £40 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Over-time & Banking Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Experis IT
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Pension, Life, Health
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Goole, North Humberside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum £2500 on call allowance, 25 days hol
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago