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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Administrator
UK
Rank 639 729 765
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 214 189 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 171 152 149
Median salary £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,200 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,375 £27,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+3.18% +5.76%

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
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +89 193 £30,000 -0.82% 27
London +41 59 £35,000 +7.69% 9
South East +100 57 £32,500 +34.71% 6
Hampshire +37 29 £35,000 +50.53% 2
South West +19 24 £28,750 -17.85% 2
East of England +23 21 £31,750 -6.61% 4
Devon - 17 £28,750 -
Exeter - 17 £28,750 -
East Midlands +16 16 £25,000 -
Yorkshire +22 12 £27,500 +14.58% 3
Northamptonshire +20 12 £27,500 -31.25%
Northampton +19 9 £30,000 -25.00%
Hertfordshire +11 9 £31,750 -21.11% 1
Surrey +48 8 £32,750 -12.66% 1
Berkshire +35 7 £29,500 +34.09% 1
Southampton +9 7 £37,500 +61.29% 1
Farnborough -2 7 £36,000 +44.00%
Reading +40 6 £26,000 -8.77% 1
City of London +16 6 £37,500 -11.76% 3
South Yorkshire +6 6 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Sheffield - 6 £27,500 -
Oxfordshire +33 5 £33,750 -10.00% 1
West Yorkshire +27 5 £27,500 -7.56% 2
Essex +25 5 £32,500 -
Oxford +32 4 £33,750 -10.00%
Scotland +19 4 £31,500 +14.54% 1
Wiltshire +11 4 £25,625 -26.78%
Cambridgeshire +8 4 £23,000 -45.88% 3
Swindon +6 4 £25,625 -26.78%
West Midlands -13 4 £31,000 +29.16% 3

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 214 (56.91%) Windows
2 190 (50.53%) Microsoft
3 160 (42.55%) Active Directory
4 135 (35.90%) Windows Server
5 114 (30.32%) MS Excel
6 107 (28.46%) MS Office
7 89 (23.67%) VMware
8 84 (22.34%) ITIL
8 84 (22.34%) MS Exchange
9 79 (21.01%) Linux
10 74 (19.68%) Finance
10 74 (19.68%) Firewall
11 69 (18.35%) SQL Server
12 67 (17.82%) VMware Infrastructure
13 63 (16.76%) DNS
14 58 (15.43%) Windows Server 2008
15 57 (15.16%) Windows Server 2012
16 56 (14.89%) Cisco
17 52 (13.83%) Windows 7
18 48 (12.77%) Hyper-V
19 46 (12.23%) SAN
20 43 (11.44%) DHCP
21 41 (10.90%) Microsoft Certification
22 39 (10.37%) Degree
23 37 (9.84%) Data Centre
24 36 (9.57%) IIS
24 36 (9.57%) SQL
24 36 (9.57%) Service Delivery
25 33 (8.78%) Cisco Certification
25 33 (8.78%) CCNA

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 84 (22.34%) MS Exchange
2 36 (9.57%) IIS
3 27 (7.18%) Apache
4 24 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (5.32%) SharePoint
6 18 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (2.66%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.06%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.80%) CMS
10 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.27%) Site Server
Applications
1 114 (30.32%) MS Excel
2 107 (28.46%) MS Office
3 10 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.06%) MS Project
5 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.27%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) Bankmaster
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.65%) Office 365
2 22 (5.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.66%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.80%) SaaS
7 2 (0.53%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.27%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.27%) Force.com
8 1 (0.27%) G Suite
8 1 (0.27%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 74 (19.68%) Firewall
2 63 (16.76%) DNS
3 46 (12.23%) SAN
4 43 (11.44%) DHCP
5 31 (8.24%) TCP/IP
5 31 (8.24%) VPN
6 29 (7.71%) Internet
6 29 (7.71%) LAN
7 28 (7.45%) VoIP
8 25 (6.65%) Network Security
8 25 (6.65%) Wireless
9 24 (6.38%) WAN
10 16 (4.26%) Intranet
11 14 (3.72%) VLAN
12 13 (3.46%) HTTP
13 12 (3.19%) MPLS
14 10 (2.66%) Remote Desktop
15 9 (2.39%) Wi-Fi
16 7 (1.86%) Ethernet
17 6 (1.60%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (18.35%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.72%) MySQL
3 12 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (2.93%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (2.13%) MongoDB
6 7 (1.86%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.80%) MS Access
8 3 (0.80%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.27%) Big Data
9 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.27%) Redis
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.33%) JIRA
2 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 74 (19.68%) Finance
2 16 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.99%) Law
4 12 (3.19%) Games
5 11 (2.93%) Advertising
5 11 (2.93%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.66%) Legal
7 8 (2.13%) Retail
8 7 (1.86%) Marketing
9 6 (1.60%) Billing
10 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.27%) Back Office
10 1 (0.27%) Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Electronics
10 1 (0.27%) International Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.19%) Web Services
2 10 (2.66%) .NET
3 5 (1.33%) LAMP
4 3 (0.80%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.80%) Mason
5 2 (0.53%) COM
5 2 (0.53%) HTML
6 1 (0.27%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.27%) CSS
6 1 (0.27%) EDI
6 1 (0.27%) HTML5
6 1 (0.27%) jQuery
6 1 (0.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.84%) Data Centre
2 28 (7.45%) Computer Science
3 20 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.19%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.93%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (1.86%) PKI
6 7 (1.86%) Smartphone
7 6 (1.60%) Clustering
7 6 (1.60%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.33%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.06%) CMDB
9 4 (1.06%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.06%) Social Media
9 4 (1.06%) Statistics
10 3 (0.80%) AS400
10 3 (0.80%) Physics
11 2 (0.53%) NHS
12 1 (0.27%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 214 (56.91%) Windows
2 135 (35.90%) Windows Server
3 79 (21.01%) Linux
4 58 (15.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (15.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 52 (13.83%) Windows 7
7 33 (8.78%) Windows 10
8 20 (5.32%) Windows 8
9 19 (5.05%) Mac OS X
10 18 (4.79%) Unix
11 11 (2.93%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (2.39%) CentOS
14 8 (2.13%) Apple iOS
15 7 (1.86%) Debian
15 7 (1.86%) Ubuntu
16 6 (1.60%) Solaris
16 6 (1.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 5 (1.33%) Windows XP
18 4 (1.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (22.34%) ITIL
2 36 (9.57%) Service Delivery
3 28 (7.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 28 (7.45%) Project Management
4 25 (6.65%) Time Management
5 24 (6.38%) CRM
6 22 (5.85%) Asset Management
6 22 (5.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (5.59%) ITSM
7 21 (5.59%) Service Management
8 18 (4.79%) Incident Management
8 18 (4.79%) Performance Monitoring
8 18 (4.79%) Virtual Environments
9 16 (4.26%) Change Management
10 15 (3.99%) ERP
10 15 (3.99%) Information Security
11 13 (3.46%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (3.19%) Data Analysis
12 12 (3.19%) Load Balancing
12 12 (3.19%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 36 (9.57%) SQL
2 30 (7.98%) PowerShell
3 16 (4.26%) Python
4 11 (2.93%) VB
5 9 (2.39%) VBScript
6 8 (2.13%) C#
7 7 (1.86%) Perl
8 6 (1.60%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.33%) C
10 3 (0.80%) Java
10 3 (0.80%) VBA
11 2 (0.53%) PHP
11 2 (0.53%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.27%) Ruby
12 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (10.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (10.37%) Degree
3 33 (8.78%) CCNA
3 33 (8.78%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (5.85%) MCSE
5 15 (3.99%) MCSA
6 12 (3.19%) MCP
7 10 (2.66%) MCITP
8 9 (2.39%) CISSP
9 8 (2.13%) CISM
10 7 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.33%) HND
11 5 (1.33%) Security Cleared
12 4 (1.06%) CCNP
13 3 (0.80%) MCDST
13 3 (0.80%) MCTS
14 1 (0.27%) JNCIS
14 1 (0.27%) MOS
14 1 (0.27%) RHCSA
14 1 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.52%) SLA
2 12 (3.19%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.86%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.53%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.53%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.53%) ISO13485
6 1 (0.27%) GPG13
6 1 (0.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 160 (42.55%) Active Directory
2 67 (17.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (12.77%) Hyper-V
4 13 (3.46%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (2.93%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (2.39%) Terminal Services
6 9 (2.39%) XenServer
7 8 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.86%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.86%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (1.33%) XenApp
10 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (1.06%) Terminal Server
10 4 (1.06%) vSphere
11 3 (0.80%) Firmware
11 3 (0.80%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.27%) Docker
13 1 (0.27%) KVM
13 1 (0.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (4.26%) WSUS
2 14 (3.72%) SCCM
3 12 (3.19%) SCOM
4 10 (2.66%) AirWatch
4 10 (2.66%) Malwarebytes
4 10 (2.66%) McAfee ePO
4 10 (2.66%) WhatsUp Gold
5 7 (1.86%) Nessus
6 6 (1.60%) Backup Exec
7 5 (1.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 5 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.06%) Puppet
8 4 (1.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.80%) XenMobile
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.27%) Ansible
11 1 (0.27%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.27%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 190 (50.53%) Microsoft
2 89 (23.67%) VMware
3 56 (14.89%) Cisco
4 31 (8.24%) Citrix
5 15 (3.99%) Avaya
6 10 (2.66%) CommVault
6 10 (2.66%) Forcepoint
6 10 (2.66%) HP
6 10 (2.66%) Intel Security
6 10 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (2.39%) Google
8 8 (2.13%) Apple
8 8 (2.13%) ServiceNow
9 7 (1.86%) Dell
9 7 (1.86%) WatchGuard
10 6 (1.60%) NetApp
10 6 (1.60%) Oracle
10 6 (1.60%) ProCurve
10 6 (1.60%) Qualys
10 6 (1.60%) SAP
Newport, Gwent
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + great benefits package and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + car + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £19,000 to £24,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Hot Rec
Salary: £16k - 17k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Skynet Worldwide
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Supertemps
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Henley-on-Thames
Onelan Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 per year DOE
Posted: 13 days ago
Bath
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Peterborough
Mencap
Salary: £28,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bonus + 6% pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Rotherham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Halifax
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: Up to £28,000
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Extremely competitive benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Networx
Salary: £24,333
Posted: 21 days ago