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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Administrator
Rank 738 777 764
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 193 189 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 168 169 185
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500

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
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +50 185 £27,500 -1.78% 16
London +36 52 £30,000 - 9
East of England +61 39 £28,000 +27.27% 2
South East 0 27 £32,500 - 2
Hertfordshire +33 22 £30,000 +37.93%
East Midlands +21 21 £28,000 +12.00%
Essex +19 15 £27,500 +5.76%
North West +25 14 £22,500 +7.14%
Northamptonshire - 12 £28,000 -
Northampton - 12 £28,000 -
City of London +60 11 £30,000 - 1
South West +22 11 £23,500 -6.00% 1
Yorkshire +33 10 £21,250 -22.72% 1
Berkshire +6 10 £35,000 +4.47%
West Midlands -4 10 £24,250 -25.38%
West Yorkshire +13 7 £20,000 -27.27%
Hampshire -13 7 £32,500 - 1
Chelmsford - 6 £27,500 -
Wales +1 5 £28,500 +72.72%
Birmingham -6 5 £22,500 +12.50%
Devon - 5 £23,500 -
Exeter - 5 £23,500 -
Surrey +17 4 £33,500 +3.07%
Nottingham +15 4 £23,500 -6.00%
Nottinghamshire +7 4 £23,500 -6.00%
Manchester -1 4 £25,250 +1.00%
Merseyside -5 4 £25,000 +19.04%
Liverpool -6 4 £25,000 +19.04%
Lancashire - 4 £20,000 -
Newton-le-Willows - 4 £20,000 -

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 179 (47.99%) Windows
2 160 (42.90%) Microsoft
3 157 (42.09%) Active Directory
4 96 (25.74%) MS Excel
5 93 (24.93%) Firewall
6 92 (24.66%) Windows Server
7 78 (20.91%) MS Office
8 70 (18.77%) VMware
9 63 (16.89%) MS Exchange
10 61 (16.35%) ITIL
11 59 (15.82%) SQL Server
12 57 (15.28%) SQL
13 50 (13.40%) Windows 7
13 50 (13.40%) Windows Server 2012
14 49 (13.14%) Finance
15 48 (12.87%) Linux
16 47 (12.60%) Office 365
16 47 (12.60%) Degree
17 46 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
18 41 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
19 40 (10.72%) DNS
20 37 (9.92%) Cisco
20 37 (9.92%) LAN
21 36 (9.65%) DHCP
21 36 (9.65%) Service Delivery
21 36 (9.65%) Asset Management
22 35 (9.38%) Hyper-V
23 33 (8.85%) SAN
24 32 (8.58%) WAN
24 32 (8.58%) Exchange Server 2010

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 63 (16.89%) MS Exchange
2 32 (8.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (8.04%) SharePoint
4 24 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (4.02%) IIS
7 11 (2.95%) Skype for Business
8 8 (2.14%) Apache
9 4 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.07%) CMS
9 4 (1.07%) nginx
10 3 (0.80%) Confluence
10 3 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.80%) GroupWise
10 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.80%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.54%) JBoss
11 2 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 96 (25.74%) MS Excel
2 78 (20.91%) MS Office
3 10 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.54%) MS Project
6 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.54%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.54%) TrackWise
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 47 (12.60%) Office 365
2 10 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.14%) SaaS
4 6 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.07%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.80%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.80%) iTunes
7 2 (0.54%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 93 (24.93%) Firewall
2 40 (10.72%) DNS
3 37 (9.92%) LAN
4 36 (9.65%) DHCP
5 33 (8.85%) SAN
6 32 (8.58%) WAN
7 29 (7.77%) TCP/IP
8 28 (7.51%) VPN
9 22 (5.90%) VoIP
10 18 (4.83%) VLAN
11 17 (4.56%) Internet
11 17 (4.56%) Wireless
12 12 (3.22%) Network Security
13 11 (2.95%) Remote Desktop
14 9 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (2.14%) IPsec
15 8 (2.14%) SSL
16 7 (1.88%) iSCSI
16 7 (1.88%) Kerberos
16 7 (1.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (15.82%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.61%) MySQL
5 5 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.07%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.80%) MS Access
7 3 (0.80%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.54%) FileMaker
9 1 (0.27%) Big Data
9 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.07%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.07%) JIRA
1 4 (1.07%) Subversion
1 4 (1.07%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.27%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.27%) GitLab
2 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.27%) VersionOne
2 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 49 (13.14%) Finance
2 26 (6.97%) Legal
3 22 (5.90%) Law
4 20 (5.36%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.49%) Billing
6 12 (3.22%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.14%) Marketing
8 6 (1.61%) Games
9 5 (1.34%) Banking
9 5 (1.34%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.34%) Retail
10 4 (1.07%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (0.54%) Japanese Language
11 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.54%) Publishing
12 1 (0.27%) Advertising
12 1 (0.27%) Back Office
12 1 (0.27%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.41%) HTML
2 8 (2.14%) .NET
3 4 (1.07%) CSS
3 4 (1.07%) XML
4 3 (0.80%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.80%) LAMP
4 3 (0.80%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (0.80%) Web Services
5 2 (0.54%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.27%) Django
6 1 (0.27%) EDI
6 1 (0.27%) Flash
6 1 (0.27%) HTML5
6 1 (0.27%) jQuery
6 1 (0.27%) Middleware
6 1 (0.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.04%) Management Information System
2 19 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.95%) Smartphone
5 9 (2.41%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.14%) Driving Licence
6 8 (2.14%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (1.88%) RSA SecurID
8 6 (1.61%) Replication
8 6 (1.61%) Statistics
9 5 (1.34%) iPhone
9 5 (1.34%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.34%) User Experience
10 4 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.07%) EqualLogic
11 3 (0.80%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.80%) Clustering
11 3 (0.80%) Cryptography
11 3 (0.80%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 179 (47.99%) Windows
2 92 (24.66%) Windows Server
3 50 (13.40%) Windows 7
3 50 (13.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (12.87%) Linux
5 46 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (4.29%) Mac OS X
8 13 (3.49%) Windows 8
9 12 (3.22%) CentOS
10 10 (2.68%) Windows 10
11 9 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (2.41%) Unix
11 9 (2.41%) Windows XP
12 8 (2.14%) Apple iOS
12 8 (2.14%) Debian
13 6 (1.61%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.80%) Android
15 2 (0.54%) Fedora
15 2 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (16.35%) ITIL
2 36 (9.65%) Asset Management
2 36 (9.65%) Service Delivery
3 20 (5.36%) Project Management
3 20 (5.36%) Time Management
4 19 (5.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (4.83%) Service Management
6 17 (4.56%) Incident Management
7 16 (4.29%) CRM
8 15 (4.02%) Information Security
9 12 (3.22%) Change Management
9 12 (3.22%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 12 (3.22%) Problem Management
10 11 (2.95%) Two-Factor Authentication
11 10 (2.68%) ERP
11 10 (2.68%) Logistics
12 9 (2.41%) IT Asset Management
12 9 (2.41%) Supplier Management
13 8 (2.14%) Data Protection
13 8 (2.14%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 57 (15.28%) SQL
2 13 (3.49%) Bash Shell
3 11 (2.95%) Python
4 10 (2.68%) PowerShell
5 7 (1.88%) Ruby
6 6 (1.61%) Perl
7 5 (1.34%) C#
8 4 (1.07%) PHP
9 3 (0.80%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.54%) C
10 2 (0.54%) Java
10 2 (0.54%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.54%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.54%) VBScript
11 1 (0.27%) VB
11 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 47 (12.60%) Degree
2 27 (7.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (5.63%) MCSE
4 15 (4.02%) CCNA
4 15 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.41%) MCITP
6 6 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.07%) HND
8 4 (1.07%) MCSA
8 4 (1.07%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.07%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.07%) VCP5
9 3 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.80%) MCP
10 2 (0.54%) CCNP
11 1 (0.27%) CISSP
11 1 (0.27%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (2.68%) SLA
3 4 (1.07%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.80%) QA
5 2 (0.54%) BS7799
5 2 (0.54%) GxP
5 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 157 (42.09%) Active Directory
2 41 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 16 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (3.75%) Terminal Services
6 7 (1.88%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (1.88%) vSphere
7 5 (1.34%) Xen
8 4 (1.07%) Squid
8 4 (1.07%) Varnish
8 4 (1.07%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.80%) Firmware
10 2 (0.54%) NFS
10 2 (0.54%) VMFS
10 2 (0.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (3.75%) SCCM
2 7 (1.88%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.34%) Nagios
3 5 (1.34%) WSUS
4 4 (1.07%) AirWatch
4 4 (1.07%) SCOM
4 4 (1.07%) SCVMM
5 3 (0.80%) Casper Suite
5 3 (0.80%) Malwarebytes
5 3 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.80%) Munin
5 3 (0.80%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.80%) OpenView
5 3 (0.80%) Puppet
5 3 (0.80%) WhatsUp Gold
5 3 (0.80%) Zenoss
6 2 (0.54%) Kibana
6 2 (0.54%) logstash
6 2 (0.54%) vMotion
6 2 (0.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 160 (42.90%) Microsoft
2 70 (18.77%) VMware
3 37 (9.92%) Cisco
4 24 (6.43%) NetApp
5 23 (6.17%) HP
6 22 (5.90%) Citrix
7 18 (4.83%) Meraki
8 12 (3.22%) Dell
8 12 (3.22%) Veeam
9 11 (2.95%) CheckPoint
9 11 (2.95%) iManage
10 10 (2.68%) Avaya
10 10 (2.68%) Google
11 9 (2.41%) Apple
11 9 (2.41%) Juniper
12 8 (2.14%) Oracle
13 7 (1.88%) EMC
13 7 (1.88%) Red Hat
13 7 (1.88%) SAP
14 6 (1.61%) SonicWALL
North West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £21,420 - £24,480
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £16750 - £19250 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £18,150 to £22,687 pa plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
National Theatre
Salary: £36,000 per annum £36k +£6k on call supplement
Posted: 10 days ago
East London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
WG Foyle Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Cancer Research UK
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago