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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Administrator
Rank 765 746 859
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +113
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 175 241 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 146 202 134
Median salary £28,500 £26,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.61% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £19,500 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £25,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+18.00% -12.28%

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
99119 108062 116837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83362 88174 94782
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 May 2016 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 2 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -55 166 £28,500 +9.61% 18
London +39 77 £27,250 -9.16% 6
South East -15 33 £32,500 +22.64% 7
East of England -2 17 £34,250 +55.68% 1
Berkshire +17 13 £35,000 +52.17% 1
City of London +46 12 £35,000 +42.85% 1
Yorkshire +17 12 £26,750 -10.83%
North West +3 10 £23,750 -13.63%
West Midlands -17 10 £27,500 +5.76% 2
Surrey -10 7 £35,000 +32.07% 3
Hertfordshire +14 6 £33,500 +55.81%
North Yorkshire - 6 £28,500 -
Essex +11 5 - - 1
Merseyside +10 5 £30,000 +39.53%
Liverpool +7 5 £30,000 +39.53%
South West -5 5 £25,000 -13.79% 1
Slough - 5 £35,000 -
York - 5 £28,500 -
Cambridgeshire -9 4 £37,500 +70.45%
Hampshire -14 4 £32,000 +16.36% 2
Cheshire +15 3 £22,500 -47.05%
West Yorkshire +11 3 £22,500 -25.00%
Gloucestershire +10 3 £25,000 -50.00%
Woking +10 3 £45,000 +80.00%
East Midlands +8 3 £16,000 -39.62% 1
Oxfordshire +2 3 £30,000 -4.76%
Cheltenham -1 3 £25,000 -50.00%
Cambridge -4 3 £37,500 +70.45%
Windsor - 3 £35,000 -
Wokingham - 3 £37,500 - 1

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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.

1 201 (54.03%) Windows
2 173 (46.51%) Active Directory
3 149 (40.05%) Microsoft
4 91 (24.46%) MS Excel
5 87 (23.39%) Firewall
6 82 (22.04%) Windows Server
7 77 (20.70%) VMware
8 75 (20.16%) ITIL
9 72 (19.35%) Windows 7
10 68 (18.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 67 (18.01%) MS Exchange
12 65 (17.47%) MS Office
13 64 (17.20%) SQL
14 63 (16.94%) Linux
15 58 (15.59%) SQL Server
16 53 (14.25%) Degree
17 52 (13.98%) Asset Management
18 50 (13.44%) VMware Infrastructure
19 49 (13.17%) Windows Server 2012
19 49 (13.17%) Finance
20 48 (12.90%) Office 365
21 47 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification
22 42 (11.29%) Cisco
22 42 (11.29%) Citrix
22 42 (11.29%) LAN
23 39 (10.48%) WAN
24 37 (9.95%) SAN
25 35 (9.41%) TCP/IP
26 34 (9.14%) DHCP
26 34 (9.14%) Hyper-V

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 67 (18.01%) MS Exchange
2 31 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 24 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (5.65%) IIS
5 15 (4.03%) Skype for Business
6 10 (2.69%) Apache
7 7 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.08%) nginx
10 3 (0.81%) CMS
10 3 (0.81%) Confluence
10 3 (0.81%) GroupWise
10 3 (0.81%) JBoss
10 3 (0.81%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.81%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 91 (24.46%) MS Excel
2 65 (17.47%) MS Office
3 8 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.08%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.54%) TrackWise
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.27%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 48 (12.90%) Office 365
2 10 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.88%) SaaS
4 6 (1.61%) Amazon S3
4 6 (1.61%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.81%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.81%) IaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 87 (23.39%) Firewall
2 42 (11.29%) LAN
3 39 (10.48%) WAN
4 37 (9.95%) SAN
5 35 (9.41%) TCP/IP
6 34 (9.14%) DHCP
7 33 (8.87%) VPN
8 31 (8.33%) DNS
9 24 (6.45%) VoIP
10 18 (4.84%) NAS
11 17 (4.57%) VLAN
12 16 (4.30%) SSL
13 14 (3.76%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (3.49%) IPsec
15 12 (3.23%) LDAP
16 11 (2.96%) Kerberos
17 10 (2.69%) IP Telephony
18 9 (2.42%) Internet
19 8 (2.15%) Network Security
19 8 (2.15%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (15.59%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (3.23%) MySQL
4 9 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.34%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.08%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.81%) OLTP
10 2 (0.54%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.27%) MS Access
11 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (1.08%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.08%) Subversion
2 3 (0.81%) JIRA
2 3 (0.81%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.27%) GitLab
3 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.27%) VersionOne
3 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 49 (13.17%) Finance
2 33 (8.87%) Legal
3 19 (5.11%) Law
4 16 (4.30%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.15%) Billing
7 6 (1.61%) Retail
8 5 (1.34%) Mandarin Language
9 4 (1.08%) Marketing
9 4 (1.08%) Publishing
10 3 (0.81%) Back Office
11 2 (0.54%) Advertising
11 2 (0.54%) Banking
12 1 (0.27%) Automotive
12 1 (0.27%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.27%) Games
12 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.27%) Local Government
12 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.15%) .NET
1 8 (2.15%) Web Services
2 7 (1.88%) HTML
3 6 (1.61%) CSS
4 4 (1.08%) LAMP
4 4 (1.08%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (0.81%) XML
6 2 (0.54%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.54%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.27%) Django
7 1 (0.27%) HTML5
7 1 (0.27%) J2EE
7 1 (0.27%) jQuery
7 1 (0.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.11%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.76%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.96%) RSA SecurID
5 10 (2.69%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.42%) Smartphone
7 7 (1.88%) Blackberry
7 7 (1.88%) EqualLogic
7 7 (1.88%) Replication
8 6 (1.61%) Life Science
8 6 (1.61%) PKI
9 5 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.34%) EPoS
9 5 (1.34%) HP StoreVirtual
9 5 (1.34%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.34%) Statistics
9 5 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.08%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.08%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 201 (54.03%) Windows
2 82 (22.04%) Windows Server
3 72 (19.35%) Windows 7
4 68 (18.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (16.94%) Linux
6 49 (13.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (4.84%) Windows XP
9 13 (3.49%) CentOS
10 12 (3.23%) Windows 8
11 10 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (2.42%) Unix
13 6 (1.61%) Mac OS X
14 5 (1.34%) Debian
14 5 (1.34%) Windows 10
15 4 (1.08%) Solaris
16 3 (0.81%) Android
16 3 (0.81%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.81%) Windows 2000
17 2 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (20.16%) ITIL
2 52 (13.98%) Asset Management
3 26 (6.99%) Service Delivery
3 26 (6.99%) Time Management
4 20 (5.38%) Information Security
5 17 (4.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (4.30%) Problem Management
7 14 (3.76%) Service Management
7 14 (3.76%) Workflow
8 12 (3.23%) IT Governance
9 11 (2.96%) Configuration Management
9 11 (2.96%) CRM
9 11 (2.96%) IT Asset Management
9 11 (2.96%) Project Management
10 10 (2.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (2.69%) Supplier Management
11 9 (2.42%) Change Management
12 8 (2.15%) Regression Testing
12 8 (2.15%) Server Building
12 8 (2.15%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 64 (17.20%) SQL
2 18 (4.84%) PowerShell
3 11 (2.96%) Python
4 9 (2.42%) Bash Shell
4 9 (2.42%) Perl
5 8 (2.15%) Ruby
6 5 (1.34%) PHP
7 4 (1.08%) C#
8 3 (0.81%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.81%) VBScript
9 1 (0.27%) Java
9 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.27%) VB
9 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 53 (14.25%) Degree
2 47 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (7.53%) MCSE
4 21 (5.65%) CCNA
4 21 (5.65%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (4.30%) MCITP
5 16 (4.30%) MCSA
6 15 (4.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 14 (3.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (3.23%) MCP
8 12 (3.23%) Security Cleared
9 11 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (2.15%) SC Cleared
11 7 (1.88%) HND
11 7 (1.88%) MCTS
12 5 (1.34%) CCA
12 5 (1.34%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (1.08%) VCP5
14 3 (0.81%) CRISC
14 3 (0.81%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.91%) SLA
2 13 (3.49%) ISO 9001
3 10 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.81%) QA
5 2 (0.54%) GxP
5 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.27%) ISO27005
System Software
1 173 (46.51%) Active Directory
2 50 (13.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (9.14%) Hyper-V
4 13 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (2.69%) vSphere
6 9 (2.42%) Terminal Services
7 6 (1.61%) Xen
8 5 (1.34%) XenServer
9 4 (1.08%) Squid
9 4 (1.08%) Varnish
9 4 (1.08%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.08%) XenApp
10 2 (0.54%) NFS
10 2 (0.54%) VMFS
11 1 (0.27%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.27%) KVM
11 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.27%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 14 (3.76%) Nagios
2 11 (2.96%) McAfee ePO
3 9 (2.42%) SCCM
3 9 (2.42%) WSUS
4 6 (1.61%) Backup Exec
4 6 (1.61%) ZABBIX
5 5 (1.34%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.08%) Munin
6 4 (1.08%) Puppet
6 4 (1.08%) SCVMM
6 4 (1.08%) Zenoss
7 3 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.81%) ZENworks
8 2 (0.54%) Cacti
8 2 (0.54%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle Statspack
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (0.54%) SnapMirror
8 2 (0.54%) SnapVault
8 2 (0.54%) vMotion
Vendors
1 149 (40.05%) Microsoft
2 77 (20.70%) VMware
3 42 (11.29%) Cisco
3 42 (11.29%) Citrix
4 26 (6.99%) NetApp
5 19 (5.11%) HP
6 18 (4.84%) Veeam
7 17 (4.57%) CheckPoint
8 16 (4.30%) SAP
9 15 (4.03%) Juniper
10 14 (3.76%) Dell
10 14 (3.76%) iManage
11 13 (3.49%) Intel Security
11 13 (3.49%) Oracle
12 12 (3.23%) Google
13 8 (2.15%) Dell KACE
13 8 (2.15%) Meraki
13 8 (2.15%) Red Hat
14 6 (1.61%) Apple
14 6 (1.61%) Symantec
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ongar, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £23K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Helensburgh, Dunbartonshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 per annum + health & life insurance, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: To 23k (depends on experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive basic + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Heathside School
Salary: From £18,228 to £23,435 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Independent Age
Salary: £28,000 - £35,000 pa
Posted: 25 days ago