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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Administrator
Rank 745 735 767
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 174 229 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.22% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 167 178 175
Median salary £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,100 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,350 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £28,034 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%

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
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -13 165 £28,000 -5.08% 23
London +24 48 £33,000 +10.00% 9
South East +31 34 £32,000 -4.47% 4
East of England +12 22 £27,500 +14.58% 5
South West -9 15 £23,500 +4.44% 1
East Midlands +24 13 £28,000 -22.75%
West Midlands -15 13 £24,000 -20.00% 2
Hertfordshire +14 12 £33,500 +24.07% 1
North West +7 12 £25,000 +8.69% 1
Berkshire +16 9 £29,000 -13.43%
City of London +46 7 £31,000 -0.80% 4
Cheshire +30 7 £25,000 +21.95% 1
Bristol +8 7 £22,500 -21.05%
Yorkshire +7 7 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Devon - 7 £23,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 7 £28,000 -
East Sussex - 7 £32,000 - 1
Exeter - 7 £23,500 - 1
Northampton - 7 £28,000 -
Hampshire +8 6 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Brighton - 6 £32,000 -
Wales +9 5 £28,500 +72.72%
Nottingham 0 5 £24,000 -4.00%
Nottinghamshire 0 5 £24,000 -16.52%
Essex -12 5 £25,000 +6.38% 2
Birmingham -24 5 £27,500 +37.50%
Scotland +26 4 £22,500 -44.44%
West Sussex +20 4 £29,500 - 1
Portsmouth +8 4 £37,500 -11.76%
West Yorkshire +1 4 £20,500 -31.66% 1

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 171 (49.71%) Windows
2 150 (43.60%) Microsoft
3 142 (41.28%) Active Directory
4 96 (27.91%) Windows Server
5 92 (26.74%) MS Excel
6 81 (23.55%) Firewall
7 79 (22.97%) MS Office
8 71 (20.64%) MS Exchange
8 71 (20.64%) VMware
9 70 (20.35%) ITIL
10 55 (15.99%) DNS
10 55 (15.99%) Finance
11 54 (15.70%) SQL Server
12 44 (12.79%) SQL
13 43 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
13 43 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
14 42 (12.21%) Cisco
15 40 (11.63%) DHCP
15 40 (11.63%) Office 365
16 38 (11.05%) Windows 7
17 37 (10.76%) Linux
17 37 (10.76%) SAN
18 36 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
19 35 (10.17%) Hyper-V
19 35 (10.17%) Service Delivery
20 34 (9.88%) Asset Management
21 33 (9.59%) Degree
22 31 (9.01%) Exchange Server 2010
23 30 (8.72%) Exchange Server 2013
24 28 (8.14%) Project Management

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 71 (20.64%) MS Exchange
2 31 (9.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (8.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (7.27%) SharePoint
5 22 (6.40%) IIS
6 20 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (2.62%) Apache
8 6 (1.74%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.58%) JBoss
10 1 (0.29%) CMS
10 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.29%) nginx
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 92 (26.74%) MS Excel
2 79 (22.97%) MS Office
3 10 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.87%) MS Project
4 3 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.29%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 40 (11.63%) Office 365
2 18 (5.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.58%) SaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Force.com
6 1 (0.29%) Google Drive
6 1 (0.29%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 81 (23.55%) Firewall
2 55 (15.99%) DNS
3 40 (11.63%) DHCP
4 37 (10.76%) SAN
5 24 (6.98%) Wireless
6 23 (6.69%) LAN
7 22 (6.40%) TCP/IP
8 21 (6.10%) VPN
9 19 (5.52%) WAN
10 18 (5.23%) VoIP
11 16 (4.65%) Internet
12 15 (4.36%) Network Security
13 12 (3.49%) Intranet
13 12 (3.49%) Remote Desktop
13 12 (3.49%) VLAN
14 9 (2.62%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (1.74%) HTTP
16 4 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
16 4 (1.16%) iSCSI
16 4 (1.16%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (15.70%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.45%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.87%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.58%) Big Data
7 2 (0.58%) FileMaker
7 2 (0.58%) MS Access
8 1 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.29%) MySQL
8 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.29%) Redis
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (1.74%) JIRA
2 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.29%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (15.99%) Finance
2 20 (5.81%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.52%) Legal
4 17 (4.94%) Law
5 16 (4.65%) Billing
6 10 (2.91%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.62%) Games
7 9 (2.62%) Marketing
8 5 (1.45%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.16%) Banking
9 4 (1.16%) Retail
10 2 (0.58%) Advertising
10 2 (0.58%) Japanese Language
10 2 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.29%) Back Office
11 1 (0.29%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.03%) HTML
2 6 (1.74%) .NET
3 3 (0.87%) ASP.NET
3 3 (0.87%) Web Services
4 2 (0.58%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.58%) HTML5
4 2 (0.58%) jQuery
5 1 (0.29%) COM
5 1 (0.29%) CSS
5 1 (0.29%) EDI
5 1 (0.29%) Flash
5 1 (0.29%) Mason
5 1 (0.29%) Middleware
5 1 (0.29%) XML
5 1 (0.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.40%) Data Centre
2 21 (6.10%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.52%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.07%) Video Conferencing
5 9 (2.62%) Smartphone
6 8 (2.33%) Clustering
6 8 (2.33%) Driving Licence
7 6 (1.74%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.45%) iPhone
8 5 (1.45%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.45%) Replication
8 5 (1.45%) Statistics
9 4 (1.16%) User Experience
10 3 (0.87%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.87%) Physics
10 3 (0.87%) Social Media
11 2 (0.58%) Handset
11 2 (0.58%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 171 (49.71%) Windows
2 96 (27.91%) Windows Server
3 43 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (11.05%) Windows 7
5 37 (10.76%) Linux
6 36 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (5.81%) Windows 10
8 19 (5.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (3.78%) Windows 8
10 12 (3.49%) Mac OS X
11 11 (3.20%) Apple iOS
12 10 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (2.62%) CentOS
14 6 (1.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 6 (1.74%) Unix
15 5 (1.45%) Debian
16 4 (1.16%) Android
16 4 (1.16%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.87%) Ubuntu
18 2 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (20.35%) ITIL
2 35 (10.17%) Service Delivery
3 34 (9.88%) Asset Management
4 28 (8.14%) Project Management
5 21 (6.10%) CRM
5 21 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (5.23%) Service Management
7 17 (4.94%) Time Management
8 14 (4.07%) Change Management
8 14 (4.07%) Incident Management
9 13 (3.78%) ITSM
9 13 (3.78%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (2.91%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (2.91%) Migration
11 9 (2.62%) ERP
11 9 (2.62%) Feasibility Study
11 9 (2.62%) Network Architecture
12 8 (2.33%) IT Asset Management
12 8 (2.33%) ITIL V3
12 8 (2.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (12.79%) SQL
2 15 (4.36%) PowerShell
3 12 (3.49%) Bash Shell
4 8 (2.33%) Python
5 7 (2.03%) C
6 3 (0.87%) C#
6 3 (0.87%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.87%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.87%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.87%) VB
6 3 (0.87%) VBA
7 2 (0.58%) Java
7 2 (0.58%) Perl
7 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.58%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (9.59%) Degree
2 21 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (4.65%) CCNA
3 16 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (4.65%) MCSE
4 8 (2.33%) MCSA
5 7 (2.03%) MCITP
6 6 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.16%) HND
7 4 (1.16%) MCP
8 3 (0.87%) MCTS
9 2 (0.58%) CCNP
9 2 (0.58%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.58%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.29%) CISSP
10 1 (0.29%) MCDST
10 1 (0.29%) MOS
10 1 (0.29%) RHCE
10 1 (0.29%) VCP5
10 1 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.36%) SLA
2 14 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (4.07%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.45%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.58%) BS7799
4 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 142 (41.28%) Active Directory
2 43 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (10.17%) Hyper-V
4 17 (4.94%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (3.49%) Terminal Services
5 12 (3.49%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (2.03%) vSphere
7 6 (1.74%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (1.16%) Firmware
8 4 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.58%) VMFS
10 1 (0.29%) Docker
10 1 (0.29%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.29%) LXC
10 1 (0.29%) Squid
10 1 (0.29%) Varnish
10 1 (0.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (5.23%) SCCM
2 11 (3.20%) WSUS
3 10 (2.91%) AirWatch
4 9 (2.62%) Malwarebytes
4 9 (2.62%) McAfee ePO
4 9 (2.62%) WhatsUp Gold
5 5 (1.45%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.16%) SCOM
7 3 (0.87%) Casper Suite
7 3 (0.87%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.87%) OpenView
8 2 (0.58%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.58%) Kibana
8 2 (0.58%) logstash
8 2 (0.58%) SnapMirror
8 2 (0.58%) SnapVault
8 2 (0.58%) vMotion
9 1 (0.29%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.29%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 150 (43.60%) Microsoft
2 71 (20.64%) VMware
3 42 (12.21%) Cisco
4 23 (6.69%) NetApp
5 19 (5.52%) Meraki
6 16 (4.65%) Avaya
7 15 (4.36%) HP
8 11 (3.20%) Citrix
9 10 (2.91%) Forcepoint
10 9 (2.62%) CommVault
10 9 (2.62%) Intel Security
11 8 (2.33%) Dell
12 7 (2.03%) Apple
12 7 (2.03%) Google
12 7 (2.03%) ServiceNow
13 6 (1.74%) EMC
13 6 (1.74%) Oracle
13 6 (1.74%) Veeam
14 5 (1.45%) Mitel
14 5 (1.45%) Red Hat
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £20k - 22k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £90 - £110 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27500 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare, gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Ifftner Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Walsall
IQ Telecom
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lidl
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,500 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27500 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare, gym
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Publish Interactive
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum Subsidised lunches, private healthca
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Virium Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Essex
Montash Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
North London
The App Business
Posted: 24 days ago