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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Administrator
Rank 759 786 789
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 173 192 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 143 173 178
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £25,931 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+6.05% -5.70%

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
94522 107194 114726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79692 88358 93874
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +29 166 £27,500 - 11
London +35 57 £29,000 +1.75% 1
East of England +43 33 £28,000 +27.27% 3
South East -14 25 £32,500 +0.77% 4
Hertfordshire +37 18 £30,000 +39.53% 1
East Midlands +20 15 £28,000 +5.66% 1
Essex +24 13 £27,500 -8.33%
North West +31 12 £24,000 +9.09% 1
Berkshire +16 12 £35,000 +52.17%
City of London +54 11 £26,250 -12.50%
Yorkshire +26 9 £22,500 -21.73%
West Midlands -21 9 £26,500 -18.46% 1
Hampshire -24 7 £32,500 - 4
Northampton - 7 £34,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 7 £34,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +3 6 £21,250 -29.16%
Chelmsford - 6 £27,500 -
South West +19 5 £23,500 -6.00%
Merseyside +3 5 £27,500 +27.90%
Liverpool -3 5 £27,500 +27.90%
Wales +14 4 £30,500 -
Manchester -1 4 £25,250 +1.00%
Portsmouth - 4 £32,500 - 1
Wokingham - 4 £35,000 -
Reading +11 3 £27,500 +19.56%
Solihull +10 3 £24,250 -3.00%
Nottingham +9 3 £23,000 -12.38%
Halifax +7 3 £22,500 -
Slough +7 3 £35,000 +4.47%
Nottinghamshire +6 3 £23,000 -12.38%

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 178 (48.90%) Windows
2 153 (42.03%) Active Directory
3 145 (39.84%) Microsoft
4 89 (24.45%) Firewall
5 87 (23.90%) Windows Server
6 84 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 72 (19.78%) VMware
8 64 (17.58%) ITIL
9 63 (17.31%) MS Office
10 59 (16.21%) SQL Server
11 57 (15.66%) SQL
12 56 (15.38%) Linux
13 54 (14.84%) MS Exchange
14 53 (14.56%) Degree
15 51 (14.01%) Windows 7
16 49 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
16 49 (13.46%) Finance
17 46 (12.64%) Windows Server 2012
18 42 (11.54%) Asset Management
19 41 (11.26%) VMware Infrastructure
20 40 (10.99%) Cisco
21 39 (10.71%) Office 365
22 38 (10.44%) LAN
23 34 (9.34%) WAN
23 34 (9.34%) DNS
24 33 (9.07%) DHCP
24 33 (9.07%) TCP/IP
24 33 (9.07%) VPN
24 33 (9.07%) Hyper-V
25 32 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification

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 54 (14.84%) MS Exchange
2 24 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (6.32%) SharePoint
4 19 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (3.85%) IIS
6 13 (3.57%) Skype for Business
7 10 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (2.47%) Apache
9 5 (1.37%) nginx
10 4 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.10%) CMS
11 3 (0.82%) Confluence
11 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.82%) GroupWise
11 3 (0.82%) JBoss
11 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 84 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 63 (17.31%) MS Office
3 9 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.27%) MS Project
4 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.10%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.55%) TrackWise
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 39 (10.71%) Office 365
2 10 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.20%) SaaS
4 6 (1.65%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.10%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.82%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.82%) iTunes
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 89 (24.45%) Firewall
2 38 (10.44%) LAN
3 34 (9.34%) DNS
3 34 (9.34%) WAN
4 33 (9.07%) DHCP
4 33 (9.07%) TCP/IP
4 33 (9.07%) VPN
5 30 (8.24%) SAN
6 21 (5.77%) VoIP
7 20 (5.49%) VLAN
8 16 (4.40%) Internet
9 14 (3.85%) NAS
10 13 (3.57%) SSL
11 12 (3.30%) Wireless
12 11 (3.02%) IPsec
13 10 (2.75%) Kerberos
13 10 (2.75%) LDAP
14 9 (2.47%) Network Security
15 7 (1.92%) Intranet
15 7 (1.92%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (16.21%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (2.75%) MySQL
5 6 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.10%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.82%) MS Access
8 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.27%) Big Data
10 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.27%) OLTP
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.10%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.10%) JIRA
1 4 (1.10%) Subversion
1 4 (1.10%) 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 (13.46%) Finance
2 32 (8.79%) Legal
3 23 (6.32%) Telecoms
4 20 (5.49%) Law
5 15 (4.12%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.20%) Billing
7 6 (1.65%) Marketing
8 4 (1.10%) Mandarin Language
9 3 (0.82%) Banking
9 3 (0.82%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.82%) Games
9 3 (0.82%) Retail
10 2 (0.55%) Publishing
11 1 (0.27%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Cantonese Language
11 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Local Government
11 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.20%) .NET
2 7 (1.92%) HTML
2 7 (1.92%) Web Services
3 5 (1.37%) CSS
4 4 (1.10%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (1.10%) XML
5 3 (0.82%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.82%) LAMP
6 2 (0.55%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.27%) Django
7 1 (0.27%) Flash
7 1 (0.27%) HTML5
7 1 (0.27%) J2EE
7 1 (0.27%) jQuery
7 1 (0.27%) Middleware
7 1 (0.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.04%) Management Information System
2 18 (4.95%) Computer Science
3 16 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.30%) Data Centre
4 12 (3.30%) Smartphone
5 10 (2.75%) RSA SecurID
6 8 (2.20%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.65%) PKI
7 6 (1.65%) Replication
7 6 (1.65%) Statistics
8 5 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.37%) Life Science
8 5 (1.37%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.37%) User Experience
8 5 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.10%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.10%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.10%) EqualLogic
10 3 (0.82%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 178 (48.90%) Windows
2 87 (23.90%) Windows Server
3 56 (15.38%) Linux
4 51 (14.01%) Windows 7
5 49 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (12.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (3.85%) CentOS
8 14 (3.85%) Windows XP
9 11 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (3.02%) Unix
10 10 (2.75%) Windows 8
11 9 (2.47%) Mac OS X
12 8 (2.20%) Debian
12 8 (2.20%) Windows 10
13 5 (1.37%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.82%) Android
14 3 (0.82%) Solaris
15 2 (0.55%) AIX
15 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (17.58%) ITIL
2 42 (11.54%) Asset Management
3 25 (6.87%) Service Delivery
4 22 (6.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (5.22%) Time Management
6 18 (4.95%) Information Security
7 17 (4.67%) CRM
7 17 (4.67%) Project Management
8 15 (4.12%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 14 (3.85%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 13 (3.57%) Problem Management
11 12 (3.30%) IT Asset Management
11 12 (3.30%) Service Management
12 11 (3.02%) Incident Management
13 9 (2.47%) ERP
13 9 (2.47%) Software Deployment
13 9 (2.47%) Supplier Management
14 8 (2.20%) Configuration Management
14 8 (2.20%) IT Governance
14 8 (2.20%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 57 (15.66%) SQL
2 11 (3.02%) PowerShell
2 11 (3.02%) Python
3 10 (2.75%) Bash Shell
4 8 (2.20%) Ruby
5 7 (1.92%) Perl
6 5 (1.37%) C#
6 5 (1.37%) PHP
7 2 (0.55%) Java
7 2 (0.55%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.55%) VBScript
8 1 (0.27%) C
8 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.27%) VB
8 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (14.56%) Degree
2 32 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (6.04%) MCSE
4 16 (4.40%) CCNA
4 16 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (3.85%) MCITP
6 9 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (2.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (2.20%) SC Cleared
7 8 (2.20%) Security Cleared
7 8 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (1.92%) MCP
9 6 (1.65%) HND
9 6 (1.65%) MCSA
10 4 (1.10%) VCP5
11 3 (0.82%) MCTS
12 2 (0.55%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.55%) CCA
12 2 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (3.30%) SLA
3 8 (2.20%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.82%) QA
5 2 (0.55%) BS7799
5 2 (0.55%) GxP
5 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 153 (42.03%) Active Directory
2 41 (11.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (9.07%) Hyper-V
4 16 (4.40%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (2.47%) Terminal Services
5 9 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (1.65%) vSphere
7 5 (1.37%) Squid
7 5 (1.37%) Varnish
7 5 (1.37%) Xen
8 4 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (1.10%) XenApp
9 2 (0.55%) Firmware
9 2 (0.55%) NFS
9 2 (0.55%) VMFS
9 2 (0.55%) XenServer
10 1 (0.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (3.02%) SCCM
2 8 (2.20%) Nagios
3 7 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (1.65%) Backup Exec
4 6 (1.65%) WSUS
4 6 (1.65%) ZABBIX
5 4 (1.10%) AirWatch
5 4 (1.10%) Munin
5 4 (1.10%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.10%) Puppet
5 4 (1.10%) SCOM
5 4 (1.10%) SCVMM
5 4 (1.10%) Zenoss
6 3 (0.82%) Malwarebytes
6 3 (0.82%) OpenView
6 3 (0.82%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (0.55%) SnapMirror
7 2 (0.55%) SnapVault
7 2 (0.55%) vMotion
8 1 (0.27%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 145 (39.84%) Microsoft
2 72 (19.78%) VMware
3 40 (10.99%) Cisco
4 30 (8.24%) Citrix
5 24 (6.59%) HP
6 23 (6.32%) NetApp
7 17 (4.67%) Dell
7 17 (4.67%) Meraki
8 16 (4.40%) Veeam
9 14 (3.85%) CheckPoint
9 14 (3.85%) Juniper
10 12 (3.30%) iManage
11 10 (2.75%) Avaya
11 10 (2.75%) Google
11 10 (2.75%) Oracle
12 8 (2.20%) Intel Security
12 8 (2.20%) Red Hat
13 7 (1.92%) EMC
13 7 (1.92%) SAP
14 6 (1.65%) Apple
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £26K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newton Le Willows
Networx
Salary: Salary up to £20,000
Posted: 8 days ago
Alton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17027 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
Opus Energy
Salary: £23000.0000 - £33000.0000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 18 days ago