Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 18 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 113 120
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7 -41
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 147 156 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.32% 2.54% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 2.66% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 81 151 215
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -19.05% +23.53%
10th Percentile £25,250 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £77,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +1.20% +3.75%

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 6,063 5,859 8,367
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 95.53% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4,918 4,718 6,615
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 October 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 October 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
Maidenhead -8 52 £50,000 +66.67% 1
Reading -8 46 £38,750 -13.89% 9
Slough -22 13 £39,750 -11.67% 10
Windsor -11 4 £30,000 -57.14% 2
Newbury +8 3 £42,500 -7.61% 1
Wokingham -4 3 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Bracknell -23 2 £23,000 -45.88%
Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 62 (42.18%) Windows
1 62 (42.18%) Linux
2 49 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 49 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 42 (28.57%) SQL
4 40 (27.21%) Windows Server
5 37 (25.17%) SQL Server
6 34 (23.13%) ServiceNow
7 33 (22.45%) Performance Tuning
7 33 (22.45%) Incident Management
7 33 (22.45%) Oracle
8 32 (21.77%) Service Management
8 32 (21.77%) Oracle Database
9 31 (21.09%) Logistics
10 30 (20.41%) IIS
10 30 (20.41%) Private Cloud
10 30 (20.41%) Root Cause Analysis
10 30 (20.41%) Problem Management
11 29 (19.73%) BMC
12 21 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (13.61%) Microsoft Azure
14 19 (12.93%) Red Hat
14 19 (12.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 16 (10.88%) Finance
15 16 (10.88%) DNS
15 16 (10.88%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (10.88%) Oracle Database 11g
16 15 (10.20%) Oracle Database 12c
16 15 (10.20%) TCP/IP
16 15 (10.20%) DHCP

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 30 (20.41%) IIS
2 9 (6.12%) Apache
3 7 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.08%) nginx
5 5 (3.40%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.04%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.04%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.36%) CMS
7 2 (1.36%) JBoss
7 2 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.36%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.68%) Drupal
8 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.68%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (8.84%) Office 365
3 10 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.08%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.68%) IaaS
5 1 (0.68%) PaaS
5 1 (0.68%) SaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.88%) DNS
2 15 (10.20%) DHCP
2 15 (10.20%) TCP/IP
3 9 (6.12%) VPN
4 7 (4.76%) Firewall
5 4 (2.72%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (2.04%) Skype
7 2 (1.36%) VoIP
7 2 (1.36%) WAN
8 1 (0.68%) FTP
8 1 (0.68%) LAN
8 1 (0.68%) SMS
8 1 (0.68%) SSH
8 1 (0.68%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.68%) Wireless
8 1 (0.68%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (25.17%) SQL Server
2 32 (21.77%) Oracle Database
3 16 (10.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (10.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (10.20%) Oracle Database 12c
5 14 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (5.44%) MySQL
7 3 (2.04%) Big Data
8 2 (1.36%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (1.36%) Power BI
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.68%) Redis
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.44%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.04%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.68%) Selenium
4 1 (0.68%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (10.88%) Finance
2 11 (7.48%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.44%) Marketing
4 6 (4.08%) Legal
5 5 (3.40%) Retail
6 4 (2.72%) Electronics
6 4 (2.72%) Law
6 4 (2.72%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.04%) Advertising
8 2 (1.36%) Banking
8 2 (1.36%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.68%) French Language
9 1 (0.68%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.08%) Web Services
2 5 (3.40%) .NET
3 4 (2.72%) LAMP
3 4 (2.72%) Middleware
4 3 (2.04%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.36%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.68%) CSS
6 1 (0.68%) HTML
6 1 (0.68%) LDAP
6 1 (0.68%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.41%) Private Cloud
2 6 (4.08%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.72%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.36%) Replication
5 2 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.68%) Clustering
6 1 (0.68%) Cybercrime
6 1 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 62 (42.18%) Linux
1 62 (42.18%) Windows
2 40 (27.21%) Windows Server
3 21 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (8.16%) Windows 10
5 9 (6.12%) CentOS
6 8 (5.44%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.72%) Android
7 4 (2.72%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.72%) Unix
7 4 (2.72%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.04%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.36%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.68%) Debian
10 1 (0.68%) Fedora
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.68%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.45%) Incident Management
1 33 (22.45%) Performance Tuning
2 32 (21.77%) Service Management
3 31 (21.09%) Logistics
4 30 (20.41%) Problem Management
4 30 (20.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 19 (12.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 14 (9.52%) DevOps
7 13 (8.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (8.16%) ITIL
9 9 (6.12%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (5.44%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.44%) Document Management
10 8 (5.44%) Information Security
10 8 (5.44%) Project Management
11 6 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (4.08%) Line Management
11 6 (4.08%) Metadata Management
11 6 (4.08%) Programme Management
12 5 (3.40%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (28.57%) SQL
2 13 (8.84%) Python
3 12 (8.16%) Bash Shell
4 10 (6.80%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.40%) Ruby
5 5 (3.40%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.72%) PHP
7 3 (2.04%) Java
8 2 (1.36%) Perl
8 2 (1.36%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.68%) Go
9 1 (0.68%) Groovy
9 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (9.52%) Degree
1 14 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (8.16%) MCSE
3 9 (6.12%) MCSA
4 6 (4.08%) MCITP
4 6 (4.08%) MCP
5 5 (3.40%) CCNA
5 5 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.04%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.68%) OCP
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.68%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.08%) PMO
2 5 (3.40%) GDPR
2 5 (3.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.72%) PSD2
System Software
1 49 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.16%) Hyper-V
3 7 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.36%) Docker
4 2 (1.36%) iptables
4 2 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.36%) Varnish
4 2 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.36%) Xen
5 1 (0.68%) KVM
5 1 (0.68%) oVirt
5 1 (0.68%) Postfix
5 1 (0.68%) RHEV
5 1 (0.68%) Squid
5 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.68%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (5.44%) Puppet
2 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (3.40%) Ansible
4 3 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.36%) cPanel
5 2 (1.36%) HAProxy
5 2 (1.36%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (1.36%) Plesk
5 2 (1.36%) Xymon
5 2 (1.36%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.68%) Graphite
6 1 (0.68%) Kibana
6 1 (0.68%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.68%) Nagios
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.68%) SCCM
6 1 (0.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 34 (23.13%) ServiceNow
3 33 (22.45%) Oracle
4 29 (19.73%) BMC
5 19 (12.93%) Red Hat
6 14 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (6.80%) VMware
8 5 (3.40%) Cisco
9 4 (2.72%) Apple
9 4 (2.72%) SAP
10 3 (2.04%) Google
11 1 (0.68%) Centreon
11 1 (0.68%) Citrix
11 1 (0.68%) Juniper
11 1 (0.68%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud