The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Administrator role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Administrator
Rank 770 764 742
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 132 175 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 121 147 126
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.85%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Administrator in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 3 July 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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 historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -14 128 £28,000 +1.81% 14
London +23 41 £28,000 -4.27% 5
South East -20 38 £32,500 +18.18% 5
East of England +4 14 £25,500 +27.50% 1
Hampshire -11 14 £27,500 -
City of London +39 11 £30,000 -14.28%
Surrey -1 9 £31,250 +13.63% 4
Berkshire -3 8 £33,500 +11.66% 1
South West 0 7 £29,000 +45.00% 1
West Sussex +5 6 £35,750 +78.75%
Yorkshire +5 6 £28,750 +4.54% 2
North West -10 6 £22,500 -10.00%
North East - 6 £25,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £25,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £25,000 -
West Yorkshire +8 5 £30,000 - 1
East Midlands +1 5 £20,000 -4.76%
Norfolk - 5 £24,500 -
Slough - 5 £33,500 - 1
Thetford - 5 £24,500 -
Hertfordshire +7 4 £21,500 -
Essex +3 4 £30,000 +9.09%
Cheshire +1 4 £26,000 -13.33%
Winchester -13 4 £21,500 +21.12%
Basingstoke - 4 £32,500 -
Colchester - 4 £30,000 -
Leicester +21 3 £27,000 +28.57%
Leicestershire +20 3 £27,000 +28.57%
Scotland +3 3 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Crawley +3 3 £34,000 -15.00%

IT Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title.

1 202 (60.84%) Windows
2 166 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 149 (44.88%) Active Directory
4 99 (29.82%) MS Office
5 97 (29.22%) VMware
6 94 (28.31%) MS Exchange
7 92 (27.71%) MS Excel
8 76 (22.89%) Windows 7
9 73 (21.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 67 (20.18%) ITIL
11 54 (16.27%) Exchange Server 2010
12 53 (15.96%) Windows Server 2012
12 53 (15.96%) Citrix
12 53 (15.96%) Microsoft Certification
13 51 (15.36%) SQL
13 51 (15.36%) Linux
14 47 (14.16%) Cisco
15 46 (13.86%) VMware Infrastructure
16 44 (13.25%) SQL Server
17 43 (12.95%) Degree
18 38 (11.45%) Firewall
18 38 (11.45%) VPN
19 37 (11.14%) TCP/IP
20 35 (10.54%) MCSA
20 35 (10.54%) WAN
21 32 (9.64%) LAN
21 32 (9.64%) SharePoint
21 32 (9.64%) Project Management
21 32 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
22 31 (9.34%) Time Management

IT Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 94 (28.31%) MS Exchange
2 54 (16.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (9.64%) SharePoint
4 24 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (4.82%) IIS
6 7 (2.11%) Apache
7 6 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.51%) WordPress
8 5 (1.51%) Lync
9 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.90%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.90%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.60%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.60%) WorkSite
10 2 (0.60%) nginx
11 1 (0.30%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.30%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 99 (29.82%) MS Office
2 92 (27.71%) MS Excel
3 16 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.41%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.51%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.30%) MS Project
6 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.30%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.20%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.30%) AWD
4 1 (0.30%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.41%) Office 365
2 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.60%) SaaS
3 2 (0.60%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.30%) IaaS
4 1 (0.30%) PaaS
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (11.45%) VPN
1 38 (11.45%) Firewall
2 37 (11.14%) TCP/IP
3 35 (10.54%) WAN
4 32 (9.64%) LAN
5 31 (9.34%) DNS
6 27 (8.13%) SAN
7 19 (5.72%) DHCP
8 17 (5.12%) VoIP
9 10 (3.01%) SSL
9 10 (3.01%) VLAN
10 9 (2.71%) Wireless
10 9 (2.71%) FTP
11 8 (2.41%) Internet
11 8 (2.41%) Network Security
12 6 (1.81%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (1.81%) NAS
13 5 (1.51%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (1.20%) PBX
15 3 (0.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.01%) MySQL
3 6 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.30%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.30%) MS Access
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Toad
General
1 30 (9.04%) Finance
2 19 (5.72%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.22%) Law
4 12 (3.61%) Manufacturing
5 11 (3.31%) Legal
5 11 (3.31%) Retail
6 10 (3.01%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (2.71%) Marketing
8 8 (2.41%) Back Office
9 7 (2.11%) Banking
10 5 (1.51%) Games
11 2 (0.60%) Advertising
11 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.60%) German Language
12 1 (0.30%) Norwegian Language
12 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.30%) Swedish Language
12 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.30%) Automotive
12 1 (0.30%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.42%) HTML
2 9 (2.71%) CSS
3 4 (1.20%) LAMP
4 3 (0.90%) Web Services
4 3 (0.90%) .NET
4 3 (0.90%) J2EE
5 2 (0.60%) COM
5 2 (0.60%) XML
6 1 (0.30%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.63%) Computer Science
3 21 (6.33%) Data Centre
4 19 (5.72%) Mathematics
5 18 (5.42%) Statistics
6 11 (3.31%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.71%) Thin Client
7 9 (2.71%) Fat Client
8 7 (2.11%) FMCG
9 6 (1.81%) CMDB
9 6 (1.81%) BYOD
9 6 (1.81%) EPoS
10 5 (1.51%) Replication
11 4 (1.20%) CCTV
11 4 (1.20%) Social Media
12 3 (0.90%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.60%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.60%) AS400
13 2 (0.60%) Handset
13 2 (0.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 202 (60.84%) Windows
2 76 (22.89%) Windows 7
3 73 (21.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (15.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 51 (15.36%) Linux
6 28 (8.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (7.53%) Windows XP
8 12 (3.61%) Windows 2000
9 10 (3.01%) Windows 8
10 9 (2.71%) UNIX
10 9 (2.71%) Mac OS X
11 7 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.51%) Debian
12 5 (1.51%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.20%) Solaris
14 3 (0.90%) Android
15 2 (0.60%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.60%) CentOS
16 1 (0.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (20.18%) ITIL
2 32 (9.64%) Project Management
3 31 (9.34%) Time Management
4 29 (8.73%) Asset Management
5 20 (6.02%) Data Analysis
6 19 (5.72%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (5.42%) Change Management
8 16 (4.82%) CRM
9 15 (4.52%) Service Management
10 12 (3.61%) Information Security
10 12 (3.61%) Data Protection
11 11 (3.31%) Configuration Management
12 9 (2.71%) Migration
12 9 (2.71%) Software Licensing
13 8 (2.41%) ERP
14 7 (2.11%) Service Delivery
14 7 (2.11%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (2.11%) Incident Management
15 6 (1.81%) Agile Software Development
16 5 (1.51%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 51 (15.36%) SQL
2 20 (6.02%) PowerShell
3 15 (4.52%) JavaScript
4 9 (2.71%) VBScript
5 8 (2.41%) C
6 6 (1.81%) Perl
7 5 (1.51%) Python
8 4 (1.20%) VB
9 3 (0.90%) AWK
9 3 (0.90%) Korn
9 3 (0.90%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.30%) Lua
10 1 (0.30%) Ruby
10 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.30%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.30%) C#
10 1 (0.30%) C++
10 1 (0.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 53 (15.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (12.95%) Degree
3 35 (10.54%) MCSA
4 25 (7.53%) MCSE
5 24 (7.23%) MCP
6 20 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (5.72%) MCITP
8 18 (5.42%) CCNA
9 11 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (2.71%) Security Cleared
11 8 (2.41%) CISSP
12 6 (1.81%) MCTS
12 6 (1.81%) SC Cleared
13 4 (1.20%) CCENT
13 4 (1.20%) CEH
13 4 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.20%) Security+ Certification
13 4 (1.20%) CCDP
13 4 (1.20%) CCIE
14 3 (0.90%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.63%) SLA
2 16 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.20%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.90%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.90%) COBIT
5 2 (0.60%) QA
5 2 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.30%) GMP
6 1 (0.30%) GLP
System Software
1 149 (44.88%) Active Directory
2 46 (13.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.02%) Hyper-V
4 16 (4.82%) XenApp
5 13 (3.92%) vSphere
6 7 (2.11%) XenServer
7 6 (1.81%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.20%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.20%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.30%) Snort
10 1 (0.30%) Xen
10 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (3.92%) WSUS
2 7 (2.11%) SCCM
3 6 (1.81%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.51%) Nagios
5 4 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.90%) Ansible
6 3 (0.90%) Unicenter
6 3 (0.90%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.90%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.60%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.60%) Puppet
7 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.30%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.30%) OpenNebula
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 166 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 97 (29.22%) VMware
3 53 (15.96%) Citrix
4 47 (14.16%) Cisco
5 17 (5.12%) HP
6 11 (3.31%) Symantec
7 10 (3.01%) SAP
8 8 (2.41%) Oracle
8 8 (2.41%) NetApp
9 6 (1.81%) Juniper
9 6 (1.81%) WatchGuard
10 5 (1.51%) Wyse
11 4 (1.20%) LogRhythm
11 4 (1.20%) LexisNexis
11 4 (1.20%) Clearswift
11 4 (1.20%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.20%) Apple
11 4 (1.20%) Avaya
11 4 (1.20%) Sun
12 3 (0.90%) Dell
Hammersmith
IBS Consulting
Salary: £0 - £23,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32500 per annum + IT training, pension & healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36600 per annum + IT training, pension & healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £26,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: £Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
The ThirdSectorList
Salary: 32000
Posted: 16 days ago
Surrey
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Surrey
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Talent Spa
Salary: £41k per year
Posted: 24 days ago