The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Administrator
Rank 708 755 734
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 194 132 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 155 118 145
Average salary £27,500 £29,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.77% +1.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £37,300
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -2.72%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110403 102451 111873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.23% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90093 84743 95852
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 30 July 2014 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 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +33 186 £27,500 -8.33% 25
South East +21 78 £27,500 +3.77% 2
London -58 52 £29,625 -15.35% 8
Hampshire +12 27 £27,500 -4.34% 2
East of England +7 16 £20,000 -24.52% 2
Surrey -3 16 £27,500 +12.24%
East Sussex - 16 £34,000 -
West Midlands +11 13 £30,000 +11.11% 4
North West +13 12 £24,000 -31.42%
City of London -21 11 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Fareham - 11 £26,500 -
Berkshire 0 10 £24,500 -2.00%
Manchester +7 9 £22,625 -41.61%
East Midlands -3 9 £19,750 -26.85% 1
Brighton - 9 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 8 £20,000 -
Cambridge - 7 £20,000 -
Southampton +10 6 £30,000 - 1
Reading +7 6 £30,000 +20.00%
West Sussex -1 6 £19,000 -52.50%
Birmingham - 6 £31,250 - 3
Lewes - 6 £27,500 -
Guildford - 6 £26,750 -
Warwickshire +15 4 £31,425 +16.38%
Hertfordshire -5 4 - - 1
South West -16 4 £18,000 -53.54% 4
Watford - 4 - -
East Grinstead - 4 £19,500 -
Lincolnshire - 3 - -
Dorset - 3 £20,000 - 2

IT Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 198 (63.46%) Windows
2 166 (53.21%) Microsoft
3 133 (42.63%) Active Directory
4 101 (32.37%) MS Excel
5 94 (30.13%) MS Office
6 79 (25.32%) VMware
7 77 (24.68%) MS Exchange
8 73 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 58 (18.59%) SQL Server
10 55 (17.63%) Windows 7
11 52 (16.67%) Linux
12 51 (16.35%) Finance
13 46 (14.74%) SQL
13 46 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
14 45 (14.42%) Microsoft Certification
14 45 (14.42%) SAN
15 42 (13.46%) Firewall
15 42 (13.46%) Degree
16 41 (13.14%) Citrix
17 40 (12.82%) SharePoint
18 35 (11.22%) MCSE
18 35 (11.22%) ITIL
18 35 (11.22%) TCP/IP
19 32 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
19 32 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
20 31 (9.94%) Disaster Recovery
21 27 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2010
21 27 (8.65%) Windows 8
21 27 (8.65%) DNS
22 26 (8.33%) Hyper-V

IT Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 77 (24.68%) MS Exchange
2 40 (12.82%) SharePoint
3 27 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (4.81%) IIS
5 14 (4.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 13 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (3.85%) Lync
8 11 (3.53%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.96%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.64%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.64%) Site Server
14 1 (0.32%) K2 blackpearl
14 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.32%) Apache
14 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 101 (32.37%) MS Excel
2 94 (30.13%) MS Office
3 8 (2.56%) InfoPath
4 6 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (1.60%) MS Project
6 3 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.92%) Agresso
3 4 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.32%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.32%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.49%) Office 365
2 11 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.21%) SaaS
4 6 (1.92%) IaaS
5 3 (0.96%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (14.42%) SAN
2 42 (13.46%) Firewall
3 35 (11.22%) TCP/IP
4 27 (8.65%) DNS
5 25 (8.01%) LAN
6 19 (6.09%) DHCP
7 18 (5.77%) VPN
8 17 (5.45%) WAN
9 15 (4.81%) VoIP
10 13 (4.17%) Network Security
11 10 (3.21%) Internet
11 10 (3.21%) NAS
12 9 (2.88%) VLAN
13 6 (1.92%) FTP
13 6 (1.92%) IP Telephony
13 6 (1.92%) Wireless
14 5 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (1.28%) ADSL
15 4 (1.28%) Intranet
15 4 (1.28%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (18.59%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (5.77%) MS Access
4 13 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.64%) DTS
7 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio
1 2 (0.64%) RequisitePro
General
1 51 (16.35%) Finance
2 25 (8.01%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.85%) Legal
4 10 (3.21%) Marketing
5 7 (2.24%) Back Office
5 7 (2.24%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.24%) Retail
6 6 (1.92%) Law
7 3 (0.96%) Advertising
8 2 (0.64%) Billing
8 2 (0.64%) Banking
8 2 (0.64%) Publishing
8 2 (0.64%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.64%) French Language
9 1 (0.32%) Electronics
9 1 (0.32%) Front Office
9 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.32%) Games
9 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.53%) .NET
2 8 (2.56%) Web Services
3 3 (0.96%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 3 (0.96%) XML
4 2 (0.64%) COM
5 1 (0.32%) CSS
5 1 (0.32%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.41%) Management Information System
2 11 (3.53%) Blackberry
3 10 (3.21%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.56%) Open Source
5 6 (1.92%) Replication
5 6 (1.92%) Mathematics
5 6 (1.92%) EqualLogic
6 3 (0.96%) Statistics
6 3 (0.96%) Clustering
6 3 (0.96%) NHS
6 3 (0.96%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.64%) Biotechnology
7 2 (0.64%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.32%) Social Media
8 1 (0.32%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.32%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.32%) PDA
8 1 (0.32%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.32%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 198 (63.46%) Windows
2 73 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (17.63%) Windows 7
4 52 (16.67%) Linux
5 32 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (8.65%) Windows 8
7 23 (7.37%) Windows XP
8 9 (2.88%) Android
9 8 (2.56%) Mac OS X
9 8 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.24%) SUSE
11 6 (1.92%) Ubuntu
11 6 (1.92%) Mac OS
12 5 (1.60%) UNIX
13 4 (1.28%) Fedora
14 3 (0.96%) Solaris
15 2 (0.64%) AIX
15 2 (0.64%) Debian
15 2 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (11.22%) ITIL
2 31 (9.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (6.73%) CRM
4 18 (5.77%) Time Management
5 16 (5.13%) Asset Management
6 14 (4.49%) Workflow
7 11 (3.53%) Project Management
8 10 (3.21%) E-Commerce
8 10 (3.21%) Migration
8 10 (3.21%) Change Management
8 10 (3.21%) Business Continuity
9 9 (2.88%) Service Delivery
9 9 (2.88%) PRINCE2
10 8 (2.56%) Configuration Management
10 8 (2.56%) Data Protection
11 7 (2.24%) Load Balancing
11 7 (2.24%) Security Management
11 7 (2.24%) ERP
12 6 (1.92%) Network Design
12 6 (1.92%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (14.74%) SQL
2 8 (2.56%) C
2 8 (2.56%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.92%) VB
4 4 (1.28%) Perl
5 2 (0.64%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.64%) VBScript
6 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (14.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (13.46%) Degree
3 35 (11.22%) MCSE
4 21 (6.73%) MCSA
5 19 (6.09%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (5.77%) MCP
7 17 (5.45%) CCNA
8 10 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (3.21%) Security Cleared
9 7 (2.24%) MCITP
9 7 (2.24%) SC Cleared
10 6 (1.92%) MCTS
11 5 (1.60%) CCNP
12 4 (1.28%) JNCIS
12 4 (1.28%) MCDST
12 4 (1.28%) VCP5
13 3 (0.96%) CISSP
14 2 (0.64%) HND
14 2 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.64%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.69%) SLA
2 3 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.64%) GMP
3 2 (0.64%) GLP
3 2 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.64%) QA
4 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.32%) BS7799
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 133 (42.63%) Active Directory
2 46 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 14 (4.49%) VMware ESX
5 11 (3.53%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (3.53%) vSphere
6 5 (1.60%) XenApp
7 4 (1.28%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.32%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.32%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (4.49%) SCCM
2 6 (1.92%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.60%) WSUS
3 5 (1.60%) SCOM
4 3 (0.96%) Nagios
4 3 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.32%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.32%) Puppet
6 1 (0.32%) Munin
6 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.32%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 166 (53.21%) Microsoft
2 79 (25.32%) VMware
3 41 (13.14%) Citrix
4 21 (6.73%) Cisco
5 16 (5.13%) Dell
6 15 (4.81%) HP
7 13 (4.17%) Oracle
7 13 (4.17%) Symantec
8 11 (3.53%) Remedy
9 9 (2.88%) WatchGuard
9 9 (2.88%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.56%) BMC
10 8 (2.56%) Avaya
10 8 (2.56%) Nintex
11 7 (2.24%) Websense
12 6 (1.92%) Juniper
12 6 (1.92%) ProCurve
13 5 (1.60%) Acronis
13 5 (1.60%) Veeam
13 5 (1.60%) Mitel
Colchester, Essex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 30000-35000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Barking
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Coral Racing Ltd
Salary: From £19,000 to £23,470 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Solmar Finance
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Salary £20,604 - £22,415 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Cobham
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 26 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 26 days ago