The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Administrator
Rank 691 786 735
Rank change year-on-year
+95 -51
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 167 81 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.078% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.082% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 129 71 111
Average salary £26,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £27,500 £28,750
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -4.34%

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
98061 98558 99490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80635 79397 83728
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 6 March 2015 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 6 March 2015. 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
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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 +92 157 £26,000 -14.75% 33
London +28 43 £28,000 -20.00% 8
South East +9 41 £26,000 -7.14% 12
Hampshire +7 21 £17,500 -50.00% 4
East of England +22 20 £19,500 -33.89% 3
North West +7 15 £27,500 +25.00% 3
Hertfordshire +5 12 £19,500 - 2
East Midlands +27 11 £26,000 +19.29%
South West -19 10 £33,750 +3.84% 4
Eastleigh - 10 £17,250 - 1
West Midlands -19 9 £22,000 -41.33% 2
Watford +7 8 £19,500 - 1
Cheshire +3 8 £42,500 +112.50% 2
Yorkshire -6 8 £30,000 +20.00% 1
West Yorkshire - 8 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire +14 7 £31,500 +40.00% 3
Surrey 0 7 £26,000 -16.12% 3
City of London -1 7 £22,500 -48.86% 3
Essex -3 7 £19,500 -33.89%
Wakefield - 7 £30,000 -
Manchester - 7 £25,000 - 1
Oxford - 7 £31,500 - 2
Southampton -9 5 £30,000 +71.42% 1
Nottinghamshire - 5 £26,000 -
Nottingham - 5 £26,000 -
Coventry - 5 £27,250 - 1
Brentwood - 5 - -
Fareham +1 4 £18,750 -62.50% 1
Exeter - 4 - - 1
Berkshire - 4 £29,500 - 1

IT Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

1 207 (61.79%) Windows
2 175 (52.24%) Active Directory
3 153 (45.67%) Microsoft
4 98 (29.25%) MS Office
5 92 (27.46%) VMware
6 91 (27.16%) MS Excel
7 84 (25.07%) MS Exchange
8 78 (23.28%) Windows 7
9 77 (22.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 67 (20.00%) ITIL
11 58 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2010
12 57 (17.01%) SQL Server
13 56 (16.72%) Citrix
14 55 (16.42%) SQL
14 55 (16.42%) Degree
15 51 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
15 51 (15.22%) Linux
16 50 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
17 41 (12.24%) Firewall
18 39 (11.64%) MCSA
19 38 (11.34%) Cisco
19 38 (11.34%) Finance
20 37 (11.04%) DNS
21 35 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
22 34 (10.15%) Windows Server 2012
23 31 (9.25%) SAN
23 31 (9.25%) IIS
24 30 (8.96%) MCSE
24 30 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
25 29 (8.66%) LAN

IT Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 84 (25.07%) MS Exchange
2 58 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (9.25%) IIS
4 28 (8.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (7.16%) SharePoint
6 12 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (2.09%) WorkSite
7 7 (2.09%) Apache
8 6 (1.79%) WordPress
9 4 (1.19%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.90%) nginx
10 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.90%) Lync
11 2 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.60%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.30%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.30%) JBoss
12 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.30%) Site Server
Applications
1 98 (29.25%) MS Office
2 91 (27.16%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.19%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.30%) AWD
4 1 (0.30%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.99%) Office 365
2 2 (0.60%) SaaS
3 1 (0.30%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (12.24%) Firewall
2 37 (11.04%) DNS
3 31 (9.25%) SAN
4 29 (8.66%) LAN
5 26 (7.76%) WAN
6 25 (7.46%) DHCP
7 24 (7.16%) TCP/IP
7 24 (7.16%) VoIP
8 16 (4.78%) VPN
9 15 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (3.88%) NAS
11 10 (2.99%) Internet
12 9 (2.69%) Network Security
13 8 (2.39%) Wireshark
13 8 (2.39%) LDAP
13 8 (2.39%) tcpdump
14 7 (2.09%) WLAN
14 7 (2.09%) VLAN
15 6 (1.79%) Wireless
16 5 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (17.01%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (5.97%) MySQL
4 18 (5.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (2.39%) CouchDB
6 8 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.79%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.60%) MS Access
10 2 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Toad
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
General
1 38 (11.34%) Finance
2 22 (6.57%) Law
3 20 (5.97%) Retail
4 12 (3.58%) Legal
4 12 (3.58%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.99%) Back Office
5 10 (2.99%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.69%) Financial Institution
7 8 (2.39%) Games
8 6 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.49%) Automotive
9 5 (1.49%) Marketing
10 4 (1.19%) Banking
11 2 (0.60%) Advertising
12 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.30%) Billing
12 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.30%) Electronics
12 1 (0.30%) French Language
12 1 (0.30%) Norwegian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.28%) .NET
2 8 (2.39%) HTML
3 4 (1.19%) Software Packaging
4 3 (0.90%) J2EE
5 2 (0.60%) LAMP
6 1 (0.30%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (0.30%) CSS
6 1 (0.30%) Servlets
6 1 (0.30%) Web Services
6 1 (0.30%) XML
6 1 (0.30%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.07%) Mathematics
3 11 (3.28%) Blackberry
3 11 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.99%) Enterprise Storage
4 10 (2.99%) EPoS
5 8 (2.39%) Statistics
6 7 (2.09%) Replication
7 6 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.49%) Clustering
9 4 (1.19%) Handset
9 4 (1.19%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.19%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.90%) Social Media
10 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.60%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.60%) AS400
11 2 (0.60%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.30%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.30%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 207 (61.79%) Windows
2 78 (23.28%) Windows 7
3 77 (22.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (15.22%) Linux
5 34 (10.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (7.16%) Windows XP
8 15 (4.48%) Windows 8
9 14 (4.18%) Mac OS X
10 13 (3.88%) Windows 2000
10 13 (3.88%) Android
10 13 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (2.69%) CentOS
11 9 (2.69%) UNIX
12 8 (2.39%) Windows 2000 Server
12 8 (2.39%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.19%) Solaris
14 2 (0.60%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.60%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (20.00%) ITIL
2 27 (8.06%) Time Management
3 25 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (7.16%) Information Security
5 19 (5.67%) Service Management
6 18 (5.37%) Asset Management
7 17 (5.07%) Change Management
8 16 (4.78%) CRM
9 15 (4.48%) Service Delivery
9 15 (4.48%) Migration
10 14 (4.18%) Project Management
11 13 (3.88%) Configuration Management
12 10 (2.99%) ITIL V3
13 9 (2.69%) Business Continuity
14 8 (2.39%) Security Management
14 8 (2.39%) ERP
14 8 (2.39%) ITIL V2
14 8 (2.39%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (1.79%) High Availability
15 6 (1.79%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 55 (16.42%) SQL
2 15 (4.48%) PowerShell
3 14 (4.18%) Bash Shell
4 13 (3.88%) Python
5 9 (2.69%) Perl
5 9 (2.69%) C
6 8 (2.39%) C++
6 8 (2.39%) T-SQL
6 8 (2.39%) Objective-C
6 8 (2.39%) Lua
7 3 (0.90%) PHP
7 3 (0.90%) Java
7 3 (0.90%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.60%) C#
8 2 (0.60%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.60%) AWK
8 2 (0.60%) Korn
8 2 (0.60%) R
8 2 (0.60%) VB
9 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 55 (16.42%) Degree
2 50 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (11.64%) MCSA
4 30 (8.96%) MCSE
5 20 (5.97%) MCP
5 20 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (5.67%) CCNA
7 18 (5.37%) MCITP
8 14 (4.18%) CISSP
9 12 (3.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (2.99%) MCTS
11 8 (2.39%) RHCSA
12 7 (2.09%) CISM
13 5 (1.49%) VCP4
14 4 (1.19%) SC Cleared
14 4 (1.19%) Security Cleared
14 4 (1.19%) CEH
14 4 (1.19%) CCENT
14 4 (1.19%) Security+ Certification
14 4 (1.19%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.97%) SLA
2 12 (3.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.19%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.90%) BS7799
4 3 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.30%) QA
6 1 (0.30%) GMP
6 1 (0.30%) GLP
System Software
1 175 (52.24%) Active Directory
2 51 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (7.76%) vSphere
4 21 (6.27%) Hyper-V
5 19 (5.67%) XenApp
6 9 (2.69%) VMware ESX
7 8 (2.39%) Terminal Services
8 7 (2.09%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.79%) XenDesktop
10 5 (1.49%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (1.19%) Docker
12 2 (0.60%) XenServer
13 1 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
13 1 (0.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (3.58%) SCCM
2 11 (3.28%) WSUS
3 8 (2.39%) Puppet
3 8 (2.39%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.09%) Backup Exec
5 6 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (1.79%) SCOM
6 5 (1.49%) Nagios
7 4 (1.19%) Foglight
7 4 (1.19%) Vagrant
7 4 (1.19%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.90%) Unicenter
8 3 (0.90%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.90%) BladeLogic
8 3 (0.90%) Ansible
9 2 (0.60%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.60%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.30%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.30%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.30%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 153 (45.67%) Microsoft
2 92 (27.46%) VMware
3 56 (16.72%) Citrix
4 38 (11.34%) Cisco
5 21 (6.27%) HP
6 12 (3.58%) Oracle
6 12 (3.58%) SAP
6 12 (3.58%) Red Hat
6 12 (3.58%) NetApp
6 12 (3.58%) Symantec
6 12 (3.58%) WatchGuard
7 11 (3.28%) Dell
8 7 (2.09%) Open Text
9 6 (1.79%) Avaya
9 6 (1.79%) Apple
10 5 (1.49%) Mitel
10 5 (1.49%) EMC
10 5 (1.49%) IBM
10 5 (1.49%) Websense
10 5 (1.49%) Wyse
East Riding
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City of London
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Basic Salary Range: £40,000 - £60,00
Posted: 20 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus generous benefits and relocation package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Execuzen Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £16000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits, Holiday, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25 – 30K dependant on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 20000-25000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago