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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Administrator
Rank 742 804 765
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -39
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 172 178 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 166 142 178
Median salary £27,500 £28,034 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% -6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £18,650 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £28,034 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%

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
94162 105563 113042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.20% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79243 87474 91242
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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
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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 +29 163 £27,500 -5.17% 15
London +50 48 £33,000 +17.85% 5
East of England +49 30 £28,000 +17.89% 1
South East -1 25 £32,000 -1.53% 3
Hertfordshire +34 20 £30,000 +11.11% 1
South West +15 15 £23,500 +23.68%
East Midlands +20 14 £28,000 -2.60%
North West +18 14 £24,500 +32.43% 2
West Midlands -10 9 £23,250 -25.60% 3
Northampton - 8 £28,000 -
Northamptonshire - 8 £28,000 -
City of London +59 7 £31,000 +12.72% 4
Yorkshire +22 7 £22,500 -16.66% 1
Essex +11 7 £27,500 +17.02%
Berkshire +10 7 £35,000 +4.47% 1
Hampshire 0 7 £37,500 +36.36%
Bristol - 7 £22,500 -
Cheshire +34 6 £25,000 +35.13% 1
Exeter - 6 £23,500 -
Devon - 6 £23,500 -
Nottingham +9 5 £24,000 -16.52%
Nottinghamshire +8 5 £24,000 -16.52%
Wales +8 5 £28,500 +72.72% 1
Birmingham -9 5 £25,000 +25.00%
Rickmansworth +26 4 £33,500 +42.55%
Scotland +18 4 £22,500 -
West Yorkshire +14 4 £20,500 -24.07% 1
Glasgow - 4 £22,500 -
Brighton - 4 £32,000 - 1
Newton-le-Willows - 4 £20,000 -

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 169 (48.84%) Windows
2 147 (42.49%) Microsoft
3 141 (40.75%) Active Directory
4 92 (26.59%) Windows Server
4 92 (26.59%) MS Excel
5 87 (25.14%) Firewall
6 83 (23.99%) MS Office
7 68 (19.65%) VMware
8 61 (17.63%) ITIL
8 61 (17.63%) MS Exchange
9 54 (15.61%) Finance
10 50 (14.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 47 (13.58%) SQL Server
12 46 (13.29%) SQL
13 45 (13.01%) DNS
13 45 (13.01%) Windows 7
14 44 (12.72%) Office 365
15 41 (11.85%) VMware Infrastructure
16 40 (11.56%) Windows Server 2008
16 40 (11.56%) Linux
17 38 (10.98%) Degree
18 35 (10.12%) Cisco
19 34 (9.83%) DHCP
19 34 (9.83%) SAN
19 34 (9.83%) Hyper-V
20 33 (9.54%) Service Delivery
21 32 (9.25%) Asset Management
22 30 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2010
23 29 (8.38%) LAN
24 28 (8.09%) TCP/IP

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 61 (17.63%) MS Exchange
2 30 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (7.80%) SharePoint
4 26 (7.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (5.78%) IIS
6 16 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (2.89%) Apache
8 9 (2.60%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.87%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.58%) JBoss
10 2 (0.58%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.58%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.29%) CMS
11 1 (0.29%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 92 (26.59%) MS Excel
2 83 (23.99%) MS Office
3 11 (3.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.87%) MS Project
4 3 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.58%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.58%) TrackWise
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.29%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 44 (12.72%) Office 365
2 13 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.16%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.87%) SaaS
6 2 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.29%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 87 (25.14%) Firewall
2 45 (13.01%) DNS
3 34 (9.83%) DHCP
3 34 (9.83%) SAN
4 29 (8.38%) LAN
5 28 (8.09%) TCP/IP
6 27 (7.80%) VPN
7 25 (7.23%) WAN
8 20 (5.78%) VoIP
8 20 (5.78%) Wireless
9 16 (4.62%) Internet
10 15 (4.34%) VLAN
11 13 (3.76%) Network Security
12 12 (3.47%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (3.18%) Intranet
13 11 (3.18%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (1.73%) iSCSI
14 6 (1.73%) NAS
15 5 (1.45%) HTTP
15 5 (1.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.16%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.16%) MySQL
5 3 (0.87%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.58%) Big Data
6 2 (0.58%) FileMaker
6 2 (0.58%) MS Access
6 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.29%) Redis
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (1.73%) JIRA
2 4 (1.16%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.16%) Subversion
3 1 (0.29%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.29%) GitLab
3 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 54 (15.61%) Finance
2 19 (5.49%) Telecoms
3 18 (5.20%) Legal
4 15 (4.34%) Billing
5 14 (4.05%) Law
6 11 (3.18%) Marketing
7 8 (2.31%) Games
7 8 (2.31%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.45%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.16%) Banking
9 4 (1.16%) Retail
10 3 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.58%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.29%) Advertising
12 1 (0.29%) Back Office
12 1 (0.29%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.29%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.02%) .NET
2 6 (1.73%) HTML
3 3 (0.87%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.58%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.58%) Web Services
5 1 (0.29%) CSS
5 1 (0.29%) Django
5 1 (0.29%) EDI
5 1 (0.29%) Flash
5 1 (0.29%) HTML5
5 1 (0.29%) jQuery
5 1 (0.29%) LAMP
5 1 (0.29%) Middleware
5 1 (0.29%) XML
5 1 (0.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.80%) Management Information System
2 20 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.49%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.47%) Data Centre
5 11 (3.18%) Smartphone
5 11 (3.18%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (2.31%) Driving Licence
6 8 (2.31%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.02%) Statistics
8 6 (1.73%) Clustering
8 6 (1.73%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.73%) Replication
9 5 (1.45%) iPhone
9 5 (1.45%) User Experience
10 4 (1.16%) RSA SecurID
11 3 (0.87%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (0.87%) EqualLogic
11 3 (0.87%) Social Media
12 2 (0.58%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 169 (48.84%) Windows
2 92 (26.59%) Windows Server
3 50 (14.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (13.01%) Windows 7
5 40 (11.56%) Linux
5 40 (11.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (6.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (4.91%) Windows 10
7 17 (4.91%) Windows 8
8 16 (4.62%) Mac OS X
9 10 (2.89%) Apple iOS
9 10 (2.89%) CentOS
9 10 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.02%) Unix
11 5 (1.45%) Debian
11 5 (1.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.45%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.16%) Android
13 3 (0.87%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (17.63%) ITIL
2 33 (9.54%) Service Delivery
3 32 (9.25%) Asset Management
4 23 (6.65%) Project Management
5 20 (5.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (5.20%) CRM
7 17 (4.91%) Service Management
8 15 (4.34%) Time Management
9 14 (4.05%) Change Management
10 12 (3.47%) Incident Management
11 10 (2.89%) ERP
11 10 (2.89%) ITSM
12 9 (2.60%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 9 (2.60%) Performance Monitoring
13 8 (2.31%) IT Asset Management
13 8 (2.31%) Logistics
13 8 (2.31%) Migration
13 8 (2.31%) PRINCE2
13 8 (2.31%) Software Deployment
13 8 (2.31%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 46 (13.29%) SQL
2 18 (5.20%) PowerShell
3 13 (3.76%) Bash Shell
4 12 (3.47%) Python
5 6 (1.73%) C
6 4 (1.16%) Ruby
6 4 (1.16%) VBScript
7 3 (0.87%) Perl
7 3 (0.87%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.87%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.87%) VBA
8 2 (0.58%) C#
8 2 (0.58%) Java
8 2 (0.58%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.58%) VB
9 1 (0.29%) PHP
9 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (10.98%) Degree
2 26 (7.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (5.78%) MCSE
4 14 (4.05%) CCNA
4 14 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (2.31%) MCITP
6 7 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.45%) MCSA
8 4 (1.16%) HND
9 3 (0.87%) MCP
9 3 (0.87%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.87%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.87%) VCP5
9 3 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.58%) CCNP
10 2 (0.58%) MCTS
11 1 (0.29%) CISSP
11 1 (0.29%) MCDST
11 1 (0.29%) MOS
11 1 (0.29%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (3.47%) PCI DSS
3 11 (3.18%) SLA
4 3 (0.87%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.58%) BS7799
5 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.58%) GxP
5 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 141 (40.75%) Active Directory
2 41 (11.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (9.83%) Hyper-V
4 13 (3.76%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (3.18%) Terminal Services
6 9 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.45%) vSphere
7 5 (1.45%) Xen
8 3 (0.87%) Firmware
8 3 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.58%) NFS
9 2 (0.58%) VMFS
10 1 (0.29%) Docker
10 1 (0.29%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.29%) LXC
10 1 (0.29%) Squid
10 1 (0.29%) Varnish
10 1 (0.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (4.05%) SCCM
2 8 (2.31%) WSUS
3 7 (2.02%) AirWatch
4 6 (1.73%) Malwarebytes
4 6 (1.73%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (1.73%) WhatsUp Gold
5 5 (1.45%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.16%) SCOM
7 3 (0.87%) Casper Suite
7 3 (0.87%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.87%) OpenView
7 3 (0.87%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.58%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.58%) Kibana
8 2 (0.58%) logstash
8 2 (0.58%) Nagios
8 2 (0.58%) SnapMirror
8 2 (0.58%) SnapVault
8 2 (0.58%) vMotion
9 1 (0.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 147 (42.49%) Microsoft
2 68 (19.65%) VMware
3 35 (10.12%) Cisco
4 22 (6.36%) NetApp
5 17 (4.91%) HP
5 17 (4.91%) Meraki
6 13 (3.76%) Avaya
6 13 (3.76%) Citrix
7 11 (3.18%) Dell
8 10 (2.89%) Google
9 9 (2.60%) Veeam
10 8 (2.31%) Apple
11 7 (2.02%) Forcepoint
11 7 (2.02%) Oracle
11 7 (2.02%) Red Hat
11 7 (2.02%) ServiceNow
12 6 (1.73%) CheckPoint
12 6 (1.73%) CommVault
12 6 (1.73%) EMC
12 6 (1.73%) Intel Security
City, London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40K - £45K + BENEFITS
Posted: 12 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27500 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare, gym
Posted: 20 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Prescot, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 10% Bonus, pension and more
Posted: Yesterday
Pembrokeshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27500 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare, gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £32k plus bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Mirfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Charterhouse Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Rugby
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago