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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Administrator
Rank 680 733 767
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 202 231 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 167 194 171
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £43,700
UK excluding London median salary £28,750 £28,750 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- +0.87%

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
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +26 189 £30,000 - 21
London +23 68 £40,000 +23.07% 4
South East +95 49 £32,000 +8.47% 6
East of England +8 27 £25,500 -5.55% 3
South West +16 18 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Hampshire +19 17 £35,000 +70.73% 5
Essex +7 12 £32,500 +35.41% 1
Yorkshire +18 11 £27,500 -8.33%
Devon - 11 £28,750 - 1
Exeter - 11 £28,750 - 1
West Sussex +35 10 £29,500 -
East Midlands +5 9 £22,500 -11.76% 1
Chelmsford -4 9 £32,500 +35.41% 1
South Yorkshire +12 7 £27,500 -8.33%
Berkshire +60 6 £33,000 +32.00%
Oxfordshire +40 6 £35,000 -6.66%
Northamptonshire +5 6 £26,250 +25.00% 1
Hertfordshire -2 6 £31,750 +17.59% 2
West Midlands -20 6 £27,500 +14.58% 4
Farnborough - 6 £36,000 - 1
Sheffield - 6 £27,500 -
City of London +10 5 £37,500 +11.94% 1
Wiltshire +8 5 £25,625 -26.78%
Suffolk -4 5 £17,000 -46.03%
North West -37 5 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Burgess Hill - 5 £29,500 -
Ipswich +8 4 £17,000 -50.00%
Northampton +8 4 £30,000 +42.85%
Swindon +8 4 £25,625 -26.78%
Manchester -17 4 £33,750 +16.37%

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 208 (55.47%) Windows
2 182 (48.53%) Microsoft
3 152 (40.53%) Active Directory
4 134 (35.73%) Windows Server
5 118 (31.47%) MS Excel
6 101 (26.93%) MS Office
7 89 (23.73%) MS Exchange
8 88 (23.47%) Firewall
9 84 (22.40%) VMware
10 83 (22.13%) ITIL
11 68 (18.13%) SQL Server
12 67 (17.87%) Linux
12 67 (17.87%) Finance
13 65 (17.33%) DNS
13 65 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 56 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
15 55 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
15 55 (14.67%) Cisco
16 51 (13.60%) Windows 7
17 46 (12.27%) DHCP
18 41 (10.93%) Hyper-V
19 40 (10.67%) SQL
20 39 (10.40%) SAN
20 39 (10.40%) Service Delivery
21 38 (10.13%) Degree
22 35 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
22 35 (9.33%) IIS
23 33 (8.80%) Project Management
23 33 (8.80%) Data Centre
24 31 (8.27%) Windows 10

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 89 (23.73%) MS Exchange
2 35 (9.33%) IIS
3 29 (7.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (7.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (6.67%) Apache
5 24 (6.40%) SharePoint
6 21 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (2.67%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.07%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.27%) JBoss
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.27%) Site Server
Applications
1 118 (31.47%) MS Excel
2 101 (26.93%) MS Office
3 11 (2.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.33%) MS Project
4 5 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.27%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.40%) Office 365
2 21 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.53%) Google Drive
4 2 (0.53%) SaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Dropbox
5 1 (0.27%) Force.com
5 1 (0.27%) G Suite
5 1 (0.27%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 88 (23.47%) Firewall
2 65 (17.33%) DNS
3 46 (12.27%) DHCP
4 39 (10.40%) SAN
5 31 (8.27%) VPN
6 30 (8.00%) TCP/IP
7 29 (7.73%) Internet
8 26 (6.93%) LAN
8 26 (6.93%) Wireless
9 24 (6.40%) Network Security
10 21 (5.60%) WAN
11 20 (5.33%) VoIP
12 16 (4.27%) Intranet
13 14 (3.73%) Remote Desktop
13 14 (3.73%) VLAN
14 13 (3.47%) HTTP
15 11 (2.93%) Wi-Fi
16 10 (2.67%) MPLS
17 7 (1.87%) Ethernet
18 5 (1.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (18.13%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (2.93%) MySQL
4 9 (2.40%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (2.13%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.60%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.07%) MS Access
8 3 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.80%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.53%) FileMaker
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.27%) Big Data
10 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.27%) Redis
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (1.33%) JIRA
2 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 67 (17.87%) Finance
2 17 (4.53%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.47%) Billing
3 13 (3.47%) Games
3 13 (3.47%) Law
4 11 (2.93%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.93%) Marketing
5 9 (2.40%) Legal
5 9 (2.40%) Retail
6 8 (2.13%) Advertising
7 3 (0.80%) Banking
8 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.53%) Japanese Language
8 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.27%) Back Office
9 1 (0.27%) Electronics
9 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.67%) Web Services
2 8 (2.13%) .NET
3 4 (1.07%) HTML
4 2 (0.53%) EDI
4 2 (0.53%) LAMP
5 1 (0.27%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.27%) COM
5 1 (0.27%) HTML5
5 1 (0.27%) jQuery
5 1 (0.27%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.80%) Data Centre
2 26 (6.93%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.80%) Management Information System
5 15 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (1.87%) Driving Licence
6 7 (1.87%) PKI
7 6 (1.60%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.33%) Clustering
8 5 (1.33%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.07%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.80%) AS400
10 3 (0.80%) CMDB
10 3 (0.80%) iPhone
10 3 (0.80%) Physics
10 3 (0.80%) Social Media
11 2 (0.53%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.53%) Statistics
11 2 (0.53%) User Experience
12 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 208 (55.47%) Windows
2 134 (35.73%) Windows Server
3 67 (17.87%) Linux
4 56 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (13.60%) Windows 7
7 31 (8.27%) Windows 10
8 22 (5.87%) Mac OS X
8 22 (5.87%) Windows 8
9 14 (3.73%) Apple iOS
9 14 (3.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (2.93%) Unix
11 9 (2.40%) Debian
12 8 (2.13%) CentOS
12 8 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (2.13%) Ubuntu
13 6 (1.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 5 (1.33%) Windows XP
15 4 (1.07%) Solaris
16 3 (0.80%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (22.13%) ITIL
2 39 (10.40%) Service Delivery
3 33 (8.80%) Project Management
4 29 (7.73%) Asset Management
5 28 (7.47%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (6.67%) CRM
7 24 (6.40%) Service Management
8 23 (6.13%) Time Management
9 20 (5.33%) Incident Management
9 20 (5.33%) ITSM
10 16 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (4.00%) Change Management
12 14 (3.73%) Performance Monitoring
13 13 (3.47%) Data Analysis
13 13 (3.47%) Information Security
13 13 (3.47%) Open Source
14 12 (3.20%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (2.93%) ERP
15 11 (2.93%) Network Architecture
15 11 (2.93%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 40 (10.67%) SQL
2 24 (6.40%) PowerShell
3 14 (3.73%) Python
4 11 (2.93%) Bash Shell
5 9 (2.40%) VB
6 8 (2.13%) C#
6 8 (2.13%) VBScript
7 6 (1.60%) C
8 5 (1.33%) Perl
9 4 (1.07%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.80%) Java
10 3 (0.80%) VBA
11 2 (0.53%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.53%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.27%) PHP
12 1 (0.27%) Ruby
12 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (10.13%) Degree
2 35 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (8.00%) CCNA
3 30 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (5.87%) MCSE
5 15 (4.00%) MCSA
6 10 (2.67%) MCITP
7 9 (2.40%) CISSP
8 8 (2.13%) CISM
9 7 (1.87%) MCP
10 6 (1.60%) CCNP
10 6 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.07%) HND
12 3 (0.80%) MCTS
12 3 (0.80%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.53%) MCDST
14 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.27%) PMP
14 1 (0.27%) RHCE
14 1 (0.27%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.07%) PCI DSS
2 16 (4.27%) SLA
3 13 (3.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.87%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.53%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.27%) BS7799
6 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 152 (40.53%) Active Directory
2 65 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (10.93%) Hyper-V
4 16 (4.27%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (3.47%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (3.20%) Terminal Services
7 8 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (1.87%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.87%) VMware Workstation
8 7 (1.87%) XenServer
9 3 (0.80%) Firmware
9 3 (0.80%) vSphere
10 2 (0.53%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.53%) XenApp
10 2 (0.53%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.27%) Docker
11 1 (0.27%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.27%) LXC
Systems Management
1 19 (5.07%) SCCM
2 16 (4.27%) WSUS
3 11 (2.93%) AirWatch
3 11 (2.93%) Malwarebytes
3 11 (2.93%) McAfee ePO
3 11 (2.93%) WhatsUp Gold
4 8 (2.13%) SCOM
5 6 (1.60%) Backup Exec
5 6 (1.60%) Nessus
6 5 (1.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 4 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (0.80%) Casper Suite
9 2 (0.53%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.53%) Kibana
9 2 (0.53%) logstash
9 2 (0.53%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.27%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.27%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.27%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 182 (48.53%) Microsoft
2 84 (22.40%) VMware
3 55 (14.67%) Cisco
4 17 (4.53%) Citrix
5 16 (4.27%) Avaya
6 12 (3.20%) Meraki
6 12 (3.20%) NetApp
7 11 (2.93%) CommVault
7 11 (2.93%) Forcepoint
7 11 (2.93%) Intel Security
8 10 (2.67%) HP
9 9 (2.40%) ServiceNow
10 7 (1.87%) Apple
10 7 (1.87%) Google
10 7 (1.87%) Symantec
10 7 (1.87%) WatchGuard
11 6 (1.60%) Oracle
11 6 (1.60%) ProCurve
11 6 (1.60%) Qualys
12 5 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £19500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 37k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Lidl
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32500 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare, gym
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £23K + £4.2K Car Allowance + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £23K + £4.2K Car Allowance + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £23K + £4.2K Car Allowance + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
United Kingdom
Cigna Careers
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Pension scheme, flexible working
Posted: 9 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + Business Travel, Pension Scheme etc.
Posted: 25 days ago