The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had IT Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Administrator
UK
Rank 638 732 740
Rank change year-on-year
+94 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 214 207 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.21% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 174 169 177
Median salary £28,750 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £21,550 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £42,950 £37,600
UK excluding London median salary £28,750 £27,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +5.76%

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
80378 98697 102848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 82822 84999
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

IT Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured IT Administrator in the job title.

IT Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Administrator
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Administrator within the UK.

IT Administrator Salary Trend in the UK

IT Administrator
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Administrator over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 within the UK.

IT Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Administrator
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +96 192 £30,000 - 33
London +32 53 £31,000 -4.61% 10
South East +90 52 £33,250 +33.00% 4
South West +25 26 £28,750 -17.85% 3
Hampshire +39 25 £35,000 +50.53% 2
East of England +34 25 £31,750 +3.25%
East Midlands +30 20 £25,000 +7.52% 2
Devon - 18 £28,750 -
Exeter - 18 £28,750 -
Northamptonshire +28 15 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Northampton +28 13 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Hertfordshire +21 12 £26,926 -29.14%
Surrey +54 11 £33,250 -11.33%
City of London +42 9 £37,500 +8.69% 4
Berkshire +49 8 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Reading +42 8 £32,500 -7.14%
Yorkshire +25 8 £27,500 +14.58% 1
Cambridgeshire +16 7 £32,000 -14.66%
Southampton +13 7 £37,500 +61.29% 2
Watford +6 7 £22,102 -61.56%
Scotland +28 5 £25,000 -9.09%
Farnborough +5 5 £36,000 +44.00%
West Yorkshire +32 4 £27,750 -10.48%
Derbyshire +19 4 £25,000 +8.69%
West Midlands +16 4 £29,500 +20.40% 10
Oxfordshire +15 4 £33,750 +8.00% 1
Oxford +15 4 £33,750 +12.50% 1
Cambridge +11 4 £35,000 -6.66%
South Yorkshire +8 4 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Bristol +5 4 £25,250 +20.23% 2

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring IT Administrator in the job title.

1 223 (55.33%) Windows
2 191 (47.39%) Microsoft
3 173 (42.93%) Active Directory
4 144 (35.73%) Windows Server
5 107 (26.55%) MS Excel
6 102 (25.31%) MS Office
7 92 (22.83%) VMware
8 91 (22.58%) MS Exchange
9 87 (21.59%) Linux
10 85 (21.09%) ITIL
11 84 (20.84%) Finance
12 77 (19.11%) Firewall
13 73 (18.11%) SQL Server
14 69 (17.12%) VMware Infrastructure
15 66 (16.38%) DNS
15 66 (16.38%) Cisco
16 65 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
16 65 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
17 54 (13.40%) Windows 7
18 50 (12.41%) Hyper-V
19 48 (11.91%) SAN
20 47 (11.66%) DHCP
21 45 (11.17%) Degree
22 41 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
23 37 (9.18%) LAN
23 37 (9.18%) Service Delivery
24 36 (8.93%) SQL
24 36 (8.93%) Data Centre
25 35 (8.68%) IIS
25 35 (8.68%) CCNA

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 91 (22.58%) MS Exchange
2 35 (8.68%) IIS
3 26 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (6.20%) Apache
5 23 (5.71%) SharePoint
6 19 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (2.48%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.49%) Skype for Business
9 5 (1.24%) CMS
10 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.25%) Site Server
Applications
1 107 (26.55%) MS Excel
2 102 (25.31%) MS Office
3 14 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.74%) MS Project
5 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.25%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.50%) Bankmaster
2 2 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 34 (8.44%) Office 365
2 26 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.98%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.99%) SaaS
6 3 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.50%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.25%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.25%) Force.com
8 1 (0.25%) G Suite
8 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 77 (19.11%) Firewall
2 66 (16.38%) DNS
3 48 (11.91%) SAN
4 47 (11.66%) DHCP
5 37 (9.18%) LAN
6 35 (8.68%) Internet
7 32 (7.94%) WAN
8 30 (7.44%) TCP/IP
8 30 (7.44%) VPN
9 27 (6.70%) Network Security
10 26 (6.45%) Wireless
11 23 (5.71%) VoIP
12 15 (3.72%) VLAN
13 14 (3.47%) MPLS
14 13 (3.23%) Intranet
15 9 (2.23%) HTTP
15 9 (2.23%) Remote Desktop
16 7 (1.74%) Ethernet
17 6 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
18 5 (1.24%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (18.11%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.72%) MySQL
3 13 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (2.73%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (1.74%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (1.74%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.24%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.74%) MS Access
9 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (0.50%) JIRA
1 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 84 (20.84%) Finance
2 17 (4.22%) Law
3 16 (3.97%) Telecoms
4 15 (3.72%) Legal
5 14 (3.47%) Retail
6 12 (2.98%) Games
6 12 (2.98%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.73%) Advertising
8 8 (1.99%) Marketing
9 6 (1.49%) Billing
10 3 (0.74%) Banking
11 2 (0.50%) German Language
11 2 (0.50%) International Banking
11 2 (0.50%) Publishing
12 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.25%) Back Office
12 1 (0.25%) Electronics
12 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.73%) .NET
1 11 (2.73%) Web Services
2 6 (1.49%) HTML
2 6 (1.49%) LAMP
3 4 (0.99%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.74%) Mason
5 2 (0.50%) COM
6 1 (0.25%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.25%) CSS
6 1 (0.25%) EDI
6 1 (0.25%) HTML5
6 1 (0.25%) jQuery
6 1 (0.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.93%) Data Centre
2 26 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.98%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.23%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (1.74%) PKI
6 7 (1.74%) Smartphone
7 6 (1.49%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.24%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (0.99%) CMDB
9 4 (0.99%) NHS
9 4 (0.99%) Social Media
10 3 (0.74%) AS400
10 3 (0.74%) Clustering
10 3 (0.74%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.74%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.74%) Statistics
11 2 (0.50%) CCTV
11 2 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.50%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 223 (55.33%) Windows
2 144 (35.73%) Windows Server
3 87 (21.59%) Linux
4 65 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (13.40%) Windows 7
6 30 (7.44%) Windows 10
7 21 (5.21%) Mac OS X
8 19 (4.71%) Unix
8 19 (4.71%) Windows 8
9 12 (2.98%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (2.73%) Apple iOS
11 8 (1.99%) Debian
11 8 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (1.74%) Solaris
12 7 (1.74%) Ubuntu
13 6 (1.49%) CentOS
14 5 (1.24%) Android
14 5 (1.24%) Mac OS
14 5 (1.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (21.09%) ITIL
2 37 (9.18%) Service Delivery
3 28 (6.95%) Time Management
4 27 (6.70%) Project Management
5 26 (6.45%) Asset Management
6 25 (6.20%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (5.46%) CRM
7 22 (5.46%) Incident Management
7 22 (5.46%) Service Management
7 22 (5.46%) Virtual Environments
8 19 (4.71%) Performance Monitoring
9 18 (4.47%) Change Management
10 16 (3.97%) Information Security
10 16 (3.97%) ITSM
11 14 (3.47%) Data Analysis
12 13 (3.23%) ERP
13 12 (2.98%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (2.98%) Load Balancing
13 12 (2.98%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 36 (8.93%) SQL
2 27 (6.70%) PowerShell
3 15 (3.72%) Python
4 9 (2.23%) Perl
4 9 (2.23%) VB
4 9 (2.23%) VBScript
5 8 (1.99%) C#
6 4 (0.99%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.99%) PHP
7 3 (0.74%) Java
8 2 (0.50%) C
9 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.25%) Ruby
9 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (11.17%) Degree
2 41 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (8.68%) CCNA
3 35 (8.68%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (4.71%) MCSE
5 15 (3.72%) MCSA
6 11 (2.73%) MCP
7 9 (2.23%) CISSP
7 9 (2.23%) MCITP
8 8 (1.99%) CISM
8 8 (1.99%) Security Cleared
9 6 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.99%) CCNP
10 4 (0.99%) HND
11 3 (0.74%) MCDST
12 2 (0.50%) MCTS
13 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.25%) PMP
13 1 (0.25%) RHCSA
13 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.96%) SLA
2 13 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.99%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.74%) QA
6 2 (0.50%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.50%) ISO13485
6 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.25%) GPG13
7 1 (0.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 173 (42.93%) Active Directory
2 69 (17.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (12.41%) Hyper-V
4 17 (4.22%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (2.73%) Terminal Services
5 11 (2.73%) Virtual Servers
6 10 (2.48%) XenServer
7 9 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.74%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.74%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (1.49%) Terminal Server
9 6 (1.49%) vSphere
10 5 (1.24%) XenApp
11 4 (0.99%) Firmware
11 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.74%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.25%) iptables
14 1 (0.25%) KVM
14 1 (0.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (3.72%) SCCM
1 15 (3.72%) WSUS
2 14 (3.47%) SCOM
3 9 (2.23%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (1.99%) AirWatch
4 8 (1.99%) Malwarebytes
4 8 (1.99%) WhatsUp Gold
5 7 (1.74%) Nessus
6 6 (1.49%) Backup Exec
6 6 (1.49%) Puppet
7 5 (1.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 5 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.74%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.25%) Ansible
10 1 (0.25%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.25%) Nagios
10 1 (0.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 191 (47.39%) Microsoft
2 92 (22.83%) VMware
3 66 (16.38%) Cisco
4 35 (8.68%) Citrix
5 13 (3.23%) Avaya
6 12 (2.98%) Apple
7 11 (2.73%) HP
7 11 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (2.23%) Intel Security
8 9 (2.23%) Mitel
9 8 (1.99%) CommVault
9 8 (1.99%) Forcepoint
10 7 (1.74%) Google
10 7 (1.74%) Oracle
10 7 (1.74%) SAP
10 7 (1.74%) WatchGuard
11 6 (1.49%) Dell
11 6 (1.49%) Juniper
11 6 (1.49%) ProCurve
11 6 (1.49%) Qualys
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 1 hour ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £14k - 18k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Reed Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + bonus + training
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Training + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Posted: 11 days ago
Moorgate, London
Q C I C Group
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
East London
Dillistone
Salary: From £19,000 to £20,500 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Rotherham, Yorkshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 13 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol, Avon
intY
Salary: £17,500 per annum + great benefits + flexible hours
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Extremely competitive benefits
Posted: 24 days ago