Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Administrator
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 89 76
Rank change year-on-year +4 -13 +39
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 208 237 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.18% 3.00% 3.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% 3.14% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 183 221 338
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +16.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £31,025
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6,245 7,541 10,435
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.45% 95.53% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5,076 5,878 8,473
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Berkshire

Administrator
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Administrator in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Administrator in Berkshire

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Berkshire

Administrator
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +17 110 £42,500 -20.19% 17
Maidenhead +14 19 £30,000 -44.19% 2
Slough -14 19 £37,500 -28.57% 4
Wokingham -4 7 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Hungerford +1 5 £32,500 -27.78%
Bracknell -10 5 £42,500 +28.79% 1
Newbury -18 4 £37,500 +2.74% 2
Windsor -14 3 £40,000 -23.81%
Thatcham -1 1 £50,000 +72.41% 1
Administrator
South East

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 91 (43.75%) Linux
2 58 (27.88%) Windows
3 56 (26.92%) VMware
4 52 (25.00%) SQL
5 41 (19.71%) Microsoft
6 38 (18.27%) ITIL
6 38 (18.27%) Bash Shell
7 36 (17.31%) Oracle
8 35 (16.83%) SQL Server
9 33 (15.87%) Active Directory
9 33 (15.87%) DevOps
10 31 (14.90%) Puppet
10 31 (14.90%) Firewall
10 31 (14.90%) VMware Infrastructure
11 30 (14.42%) Migration
11 30 (14.42%) Amazon AWS
12 28 (13.46%) Windows Server
12 28 (13.46%) Degree
13 27 (12.98%) Cisco
13 27 (12.98%) Microsoft Azure
14 26 (12.50%) Ansible
14 26 (12.50%) Red Hat
14 26 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (12.02%) Finance
16 24 (11.54%) TCP/IP
16 24 (11.54%) Python
16 24 (11.54%) Unix
16 24 (11.54%) Hyper-V
17 23 (11.06%) PowerShell
18 22 (10.58%) DNS

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 19 (9.13%) Apache
2 8 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.37%) IIS
3 7 (3.37%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.88%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.88%) Skype for Business
5 5 (2.40%) Confluence
6 4 (1.92%) nginx
7 2 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.48%) Site Server
8 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (5.29%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (4.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.48%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (14.42%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (12.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.77%) SaaS
4 11 (5.29%) Office 365
5 4 (1.92%) Akamai
6 3 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.96%) PaaS
8 1 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.48%) IaaS
8 1 (0.48%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 31 (14.90%) Firewall
2 24 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 22 (10.58%) DNS
4 16 (7.69%) Internet
5 14 (6.73%) FTP
6 13 (6.25%) WAN
7 11 (5.29%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (5.29%) HTTP
7 11 (5.29%) MPLS
7 11 (5.29%) SSH
8 10 (4.81%) Intrusion Detection
8 10 (4.81%) NAS
8 10 (4.81%) SAN
9 9 (4.33%) iSCSI
10 8 (3.85%) LAN
11 7 (3.37%) Network Security
11 7 (3.37%) VPN
12 6 (2.88%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (2.88%) Intranet
12 6 (2.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (16.83%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.65%) SQL Server 2016
3 15 (7.21%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (6.25%) MySQL
5 12 (5.77%) Oracle Database
6 9 (4.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (4.33%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.85%) NoSQL
8 7 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (3.37%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.88%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (2.40%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.44%) Oracle9i Database
13 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.81%) Selenium
2 9 (4.33%) JIRA
3 8 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.37%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.92%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.44%) MSBuild
6 3 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.96%) Subversion
8 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.48%) Vagrant
General
1 25 (12.02%) Finance
2 13 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.77%) Marketing
4 8 (3.85%) Banking
5 7 (3.37%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.88%) Electronics
7 3 (1.44%) Advertising
8 2 (0.96%) Games
8 2 (0.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.81%) LAMP
2 7 (3.37%) .NET
2 7 (3.37%) IBM Integration Bus
3 6 (2.88%) POSIX
3 6 (2.88%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (1.92%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (1.92%) Web Services
5 3 (1.44%) HTML
6 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.96%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (0.96%) Flash
6 2 (0.96%) HTML5
6 2 (0.96%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (0.96%) Middleware
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (0.96%) Visualforce
6 2 (0.96%) XML
7 1 (0.48%) libvirt
7 1 (0.48%) Mason
7 1 (0.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.62%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.37%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (2.88%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.40%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.40%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (2.40%) SWIFT
6 3 (1.44%) Clustering
6 3 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.44%) Replication
7 2 (0.96%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (0.96%) CCTV
7 2 (0.96%) DataPower
7 2 (0.96%) NHS
7 2 (0.96%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.96%) PKI
8 1 (0.48%) CMDB
8 1 (0.48%) iPhone
8 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 91 (43.75%) Linux
2 58 (27.88%) Windows
3 28 (13.46%) Windows Server
4 24 (11.54%) Unix
5 17 (8.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (7.21%) CentOS
7 14 (6.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (4.33%) Ubuntu
9 7 (3.37%) Debian
10 2 (0.96%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.96%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.48%) AIX
11 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.48%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.27%) ITIL
2 33 (15.87%) DevOps
3 30 (14.42%) Migration
4 26 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (8.65%) Capacity Planning
5 18 (8.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (8.17%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (5.29%) CRM
8 11 (5.29%) Line Management
8 11 (5.29%) Scrum
9 10 (4.81%) Mentoring
9 10 (4.81%) Open Source
9 10 (4.81%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (4.33%) Software Testing
10 9 (4.33%) Test Automation
10 9 (4.33%) Waterfall
11 8 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (3.37%) Configuration Management
12 7 (3.37%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (25.00%) SQL
2 38 (18.27%) Bash Shell
3 24 (11.54%) Python
4 23 (11.06%) PowerShell
5 17 (8.17%) PHP
6 11 (5.29%) Shell Script
7 10 (4.81%) Ruby
8 8 (3.85%) Groovy
9 7 (3.37%) C
10 6 (2.88%) Perl
11 3 (1.44%) Bourne shell
11 3 (1.44%) C#
11 3 (1.44%) Java
12 2 (0.96%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (13.46%) Degree
2 11 (5.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.33%) MCSA
4 8 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.92%) CCNA
6 4 (1.92%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.44%) CISSP
7 3 (1.44%) MCSE
7 3 (1.44%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.96%) CISA
8 2 (0.96%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.96%) HND
9 1 (0.48%) CCNP
9 1 (0.48%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (4.33%) QA
2 6 (2.88%) SLA
3 4 (1.92%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.48%) PMO
System Software
1 33 (15.87%) Active Directory
2 31 (14.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 14 (6.73%) NFS
5 5 (2.40%) Docker
5 5 (2.40%) Samba
5 5 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.44%) KVM
7 3 (1.44%) vSphere
8 2 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.96%) Postfix
8 2 (0.96%) SpamAssassin
8 2 (0.96%) Xen
9 1 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.48%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 31 (14.90%) Puppet
2 26 (12.50%) Ansible
3 14 (6.73%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (3.85%) Nagios
5 4 (1.92%) HAProxy
5 4 (1.92%) Prometheus
6 3 (1.44%) Grafana
6 3 (1.44%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.44%) SCCM
6 3 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.96%) cPanel
7 2 (0.96%) Plesk
7 2 (0.96%) SCOM
8 1 (0.48%) Cacti
8 1 (0.48%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.48%) Galera Cluster
8 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 56 (26.92%) VMware
2 41 (19.71%) Microsoft
3 36 (17.31%) Oracle
4 27 (12.98%) Cisco
5 26 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 20 (9.62%) Juniper
7 11 (5.29%) F5
8 9 (4.33%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (3.85%) HP
10 7 (3.37%) SAP
11 6 (2.88%) Citrix
12 5 (2.40%) CA
12 5 (2.40%) Pardot
13 4 (1.92%) Dell
13 4 (1.92%) IBM
13 4 (1.92%) Sun
14 3 (1.44%) Atlassian
14 3 (1.44%) Google
14 3 (1.44%) RedGate
15 2 (0.96%) SaltStack