Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £42,750 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 113 130
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17 -27
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 169 167 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.50% 2.51% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 2.62% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 124 153 214
Berkshire median annual salary £42,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,400 £31,600 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,000 £65,875
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +4.94% +1.25%

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 6,519 6,366 9,097
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.28% 95.54% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5,254 5,134 7,415
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +28 50 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Maidenhead -25 41 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Newbury +6 16 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Slough -16 12 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Windsor -3 11 £50,000 -28.57%
Wokingham - 5 £40,000 - 2
Bracknell -15 4 £31,000 -27.06%
Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 56 (33.14%) Windows
2 53 (31.36%) Linux
3 51 (30.18%) SQL
4 41 (24.26%) Microsoft
4 41 (24.26%) Active Directory
5 40 (23.67%) SQL Server
6 39 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 32 (18.93%) Microsoft Azure
8 31 (18.34%) ITIL
9 29 (17.16%) VMware
10 26 (15.38%) Oracle
11 24 (14.20%) PowerShell
12 23 (13.61%) Microsoft Certification
13 22 (13.02%) Disaster Recovery
13 22 (13.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 22 (13.02%) Oracle Database
13 22 (13.02%) Performance Tuning
14 21 (12.43%) Amazon AWS
15 20 (11.83%) Root Cause Analysis
15 20 (11.83%) MCSA
15 20 (11.83%) Problem-Solving
16 19 (11.24%) Red Hat
17 18 (10.65%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (10.65%) Problem Management
17 18 (10.65%) Private Cloud
18 17 (10.06%) DevOps
18 17 (10.06%) Incident Management
18 17 (10.06%) Degree
19 16 (9.47%) Hyper-V
19 16 (9.47%) Salesforce.com

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 16 (9.47%) MS Exchange
2 12 (7.10%) IIS
3 6 (3.55%) Apache
3 6 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.96%) Skype for Business
4 5 (2.96%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.78%) GroupWise
5 3 (1.78%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.18%) JBoss
6 2 (1.18%) nginx
6 2 (1.18%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.59%) CMS
7 1 (0.59%) Drupal
7 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (5.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.14%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.14%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.18%) Eloqua
2 2 (1.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.59%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 32 (18.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (12.43%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (5.33%) Office 365
4 5 (2.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (2.96%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.96%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (2.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (2.37%) SaaS
6 2 (1.18%) IaaS
6 2 (1.18%) PaaS
7 1 (0.59%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.88%) WAN
2 12 (7.10%) Firewall
3 11 (6.51%) DNS
4 10 (5.92%) TCP/IP
5 7 (4.14%) DHCP
6 6 (3.55%) VoIP
6 6 (3.55%) Wireless
7 5 (2.96%) Skype
8 3 (1.78%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.78%) LAN
9 2 (1.18%) HTTP
9 2 (1.18%) Internet
9 2 (1.18%) IPsec
9 2 (1.18%) SMS
9 2 (1.18%) VLAN
9 2 (1.18%) VPN
10 1 (0.59%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.59%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.59%) MPLS
10 1 (0.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (23.67%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.02%) Oracle Database
3 10 (5.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 8 (4.73%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (4.73%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (2.96%) Amazon Aurora
6 5 (2.96%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (2.96%) Big Data
6 5 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.78%) MySQL
7 3 (1.78%) Power BI
7 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.59%) Redis
9 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.78%) MSI
2 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.18%) Selenium
3 1 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.59%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.51%) Finance
3 10 (5.92%) Advertising
3 10 (5.92%) Retail
4 7 (4.14%) Marketing
5 6 (3.55%) Law
5 6 (3.55%) Legal
6 3 (1.78%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.18%) Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Back Office
8 1 (0.59%) Electronics
8 1 (0.59%) French Language
8 1 (0.59%) German Language
8 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.28%) Mason
2 6 (3.55%) Web Services
3 5 (2.96%) .NET
4 3 (1.78%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.78%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (1.18%) LAMP
5 2 (1.18%) libvirt
5 2 (1.18%) Middleware
5 2 (1.18%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.59%) CSS
6 1 (0.59%) HTML
6 1 (0.59%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.59%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.65%) Private Cloud
2 10 (5.92%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.55%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.96%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.37%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.78%) Cybercrime
7 3 (1.78%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.78%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.78%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.18%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.59%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 56 (33.14%) Windows
2 53 (31.36%) Linux
3 39 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 22 (13.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (5.92%) CentOS
7 9 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (4.14%) Windows 10
9 6 (3.55%) Ubuntu
9 6 (3.55%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.96%) Android
10 5 (2.96%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.78%) Unix
12 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.18%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.59%) Debian
13 1 (0.59%) Fedora
13 1 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.34%) ITIL
2 22 (13.02%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (13.02%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (11.83%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (11.83%) Root Cause Analysis
4 18 (10.65%) Problem Management
5 17 (10.06%) DevOps
5 17 (10.06%) Incident Management
6 14 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (8.28%) Logistics
6 14 (8.28%) Project Management
6 14 (8.28%) Service Management
7 10 (5.92%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (5.92%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (5.92%) High Availability
7 10 (5.92%) Service Delivery
8 9 (5.33%) Mentoring
9 8 (4.73%) Document Management
9 8 (4.73%) ERP
9 8 (4.73%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 51 (30.18%) SQL
2 24 (14.20%) PowerShell
3 11 (6.51%) Bash Shell
3 11 (6.51%) Java
4 10 (5.92%) Python
5 7 (4.14%) Shell Script
6 6 (3.55%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.55%) Ruby
7 4 (2.37%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.78%) PHP
8 3 (1.78%) VBScript
9 2 (1.18%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.59%) Groovy
10 1 (0.59%) Perl
10 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (13.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (11.83%) MCSA
3 17 (10.06%) Degree
4 12 (7.10%) MCITP
5 9 (5.33%) MCP
6 8 (4.73%) MCSE
7 6 (3.55%) MCTS
8 5 (2.96%) AWS Certification
8 5 (2.96%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (1.78%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.59%) CCNA
10 1 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.59%) CISSP
10 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.59%) OCP
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.59%) RHCE
10 1 (0.59%) VCAP
10 1 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.92%) PMO
2 8 (4.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.55%) GDPR
4 5 (2.96%) PSD2
5 2 (1.18%) QA
6 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (24.26%) Active Directory
2 18 (10.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (9.47%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.37%) Docker
4 4 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.37%) XenApp
5 3 (1.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.78%) NDS
5 3 (1.78%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 3 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.78%) vSphere
6 2 (1.18%) KVM
7 1 (0.59%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.59%) NFS
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.59%) oVirt
7 1 (0.59%) RHEV
7 1 (0.59%) Varnish
7 1 (0.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (4.73%) Puppet
2 5 (2.96%) SCCM
3 4 (2.37%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.37%) SCOM
4 3 (1.78%) Ansible
4 3 (1.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.18%) Cacti
5 2 (1.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (1.18%) Nagios
5 2 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.18%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.18%) Xymon
5 2 (1.18%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.59%) cPanel
6 1 (0.59%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.59%) Plesk
Vendors
1 41 (24.26%) Microsoft
2 29 (17.16%) VMware
3 26 (15.38%) Oracle
4 19 (11.24%) Red Hat
5 16 (9.47%) Cisco
5 16 (9.47%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (7.10%) BMC
6 12 (7.10%) ServiceNow
7 11 (6.51%) Juniper
8 5 (2.96%) Citrix
9 3 (1.78%) SaltStack
10 2 (1.18%) Google
10 2 (1.18%) HubSpot
10 2 (1.18%) Pardot
11 1 (0.59%) EMC
11 1 (0.59%) F5
11 1 (0.59%) Marketo
11 1 (0.59%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 1 (0.59%) SAP
11 1 (0.59%) SolarWinds