Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 113 68
Rank change year-on-year +3 -45 +46
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 164 223 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.60% 2.60% 3.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.73% 2.71% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 155 211 340
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +23.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,250 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.05% +2.50% -

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 6015 8216 10616
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 95.63% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4820 6441 8430
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 74 £47,500 -2.56% 11
Slough -12 26 £45,000 -
Maidenhead +28 16 £36,250 -30.95%
Bracknell -6 9 £42,500 -19.05% 2
Wokingham +11 7 £42,500 +17.24%
Windsor -8 6 £70,000 +21.74% 1
Newbury -20 2 £34,500 -5.48%
Hungerford +3 1 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Thatcham -2 1 £50,000 +72.41%
Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 80 (48.78%) Linux
2 50 (30.49%) Windows
3 46 (28.05%) VMware
4 41 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 38 (23.17%) SQL
5 38 (23.17%) Firewall
5 38 (23.17%) Active Directory
6 37 (22.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 34 (20.73%) Microsoft
8 33 (20.12%) TCP/IP
9 32 (19.51%) Cisco
9 32 (19.51%) Bash Shell
9 32 (19.51%) DevOps
10 31 (18.90%) DNS
10 31 (18.90%) ITIL
11 28 (17.07%) Puppet
12 27 (16.46%) Hyper-V
13 26 (15.85%) Python
13 26 (15.85%) Finance
14 25 (15.24%) Red Hat
15 24 (14.63%) Apache
16 23 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (12.80%) MS Exchange
17 21 (12.80%) Cisco ASA
17 21 (12.80%) Ansible
18 20 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 19 (11.59%) PowerShell
19 19 (11.59%) Opscode Chef
19 19 (11.59%) Windows Server
20 18 (10.98%) F5

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 24 (14.63%) Apache
2 21 (12.80%) MS Exchange
3 9 (5.49%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.27%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.66%) IIS
5 6 (3.66%) nginx
6 5 (3.05%) Confluence
6 5 (3.05%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.83%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.61%) Site Server
9 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (4.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (7.93%) SaaS
4 9 (5.49%) Office 365
5 6 (3.66%) PaaS
6 2 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.61%) Akamai
7 1 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.61%) IaaS
7 1 (0.61%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 38 (23.17%) Firewall
2 33 (20.12%) TCP/IP
3 31 (18.90%) DNS
4 21 (12.80%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (10.37%) VLAN
5 17 (10.37%) VPN
5 17 (10.37%) WAN
6 16 (9.76%) MPLS
7 15 (9.15%) LAN
8 12 (7.32%) DHCP
9 11 (6.71%) Internet
10 9 (5.49%) Cisco PIX
10 9 (5.49%) Remote Desktop
10 9 (5.49%) SAN
10 9 (5.49%) SSH
11 8 (4.88%) FTP
11 8 (4.88%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (4.88%) IPsec
11 8 (4.88%) iSCSI
11 8 (4.88%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.37%) MySQL
3 13 (7.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (7.32%) Oracle Database
4 12 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (6.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (5.49%) SQL Server 2016
7 8 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.83%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.83%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.83%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.22%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.22%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.61%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (4.27%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.05%) JIRA
2 5 (3.05%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.83%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.22%) Subversion
5 1 (0.61%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (15.85%) Finance
2 15 (9.15%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.54%) Manufacturing
3 14 (8.54%) Marketing
4 13 (7.93%) Electronics
5 9 (5.49%) Back Office
6 5 (3.05%) Banking
7 3 (1.83%) Advertising
8 2 (1.22%) Games
8 2 (1.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.49%) .NET
2 7 (4.27%) IBM Integration Bus
3 6 (3.66%) ASP.NET
3 6 (3.66%) LAMP
3 6 (3.66%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (3.05%) POSIX
5 4 (2.44%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.44%) Node.js
6 3 (1.83%) HTML
6 3 (1.83%) Web Services
7 2 (1.22%) Flash
7 2 (1.22%) HTML5
7 2 (1.22%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (1.22%) Middleware
7 2 (1.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (1.22%) XML
8 1 (0.61%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.61%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.61%) RESTful
8 1 (0.61%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.49%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.66%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (3.05%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.05%) SWIFT
5 4 (2.44%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.83%) EMC VNX
6 3 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.83%) Replication
6 3 (1.83%) Wiki
7 2 (1.22%) CCTV
7 2 (1.22%) DataPower
7 2 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.22%) NHS
7 2 (1.22%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.22%) PKI
8 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.61%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 80 (48.78%) Linux
2 50 (30.49%) Windows
3 20 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (11.59%) Windows Server
5 16 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (7.93%) Unix
7 12 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (6.71%) CentOS
9 10 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (3.66%) Debian
11 5 (3.05%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.22%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.61%) AIX
13 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.61%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (19.51%) DevOps
2 31 (18.90%) ITIL
3 23 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (9.76%) Migration
5 16 (9.76%) Open Source
6 14 (8.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (7.93%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (7.93%) Digital Marketing
7 13 (7.93%) Programme Management
8 11 (6.71%) Line Management
9 10 (6.10%) Mentoring
9 10 (6.10%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (5.49%) Scrum
11 6 (3.66%) Change Control
12 5 (3.05%) Configuration Management
12 5 (3.05%) Data Modelling
12 5 (3.05%) Process Improvement
12 5 (3.05%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (2.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 38 (23.17%) SQL
2 32 (19.51%) Bash Shell
3 26 (15.85%) Python
4 19 (11.59%) PowerShell
5 17 (10.37%) PHP
6 11 (6.71%) Ruby
7 10 (6.10%) Perl
8 8 (4.88%) Groovy
9 7 (4.27%) Java
10 6 (3.66%) C
11 3 (1.83%) C#
11 3 (1.83%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.22%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.61%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (10.37%) Degree
2 15 (9.15%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (8.54%) CCNA
4 9 (5.49%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.44%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.83%) MCSE
7 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.83%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.22%) CCNP
8 2 (1.22%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.22%) HND
9 1 (0.61%) MCP
9 1 (0.61%) MCSA
9 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.44%) QA
3 2 (1.22%) SLA
4 1 (0.61%) PMO
System Software
1 38 (23.17%) Active Directory
2 37 (22.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (16.46%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.10%) KVM
4 10 (6.10%) XenApp
5 9 (5.49%) Docker
5 9 (5.49%) Terminal Services
5 9 (5.49%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (5.49%) VMware Workstation
5 9 (5.49%) XenServer
6 8 (4.88%) NFS
7 4 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (2.44%) vSphere
8 2 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.61%) Postfix
9 1 (0.61%) Samba
9 1 (0.61%) SpamAssassin
9 1 (0.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (17.07%) Puppet
2 21 (12.80%) Ansible
3 19 (11.59%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (6.10%) WSUS
5 9 (5.49%) ZABBIX
6 5 (3.05%) Nagios
6 5 (3.05%) Salt
7 3 (1.83%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (1.22%) cPanel
8 2 (1.22%) Plesk
9 1 (0.61%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.61%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.61%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.61%) Galera Cluster
9 1 (0.61%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.61%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.61%) SCCM
9 1 (0.61%) SCOM
9 1 (0.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 46 (28.05%) VMware
2 34 (20.73%) Microsoft
3 32 (19.51%) Cisco
4 25 (15.24%) Red Hat
5 18 (10.98%) F5
6 15 (9.15%) Citrix
6 15 (9.15%) Juniper
6 15 (9.15%) Oracle
7 14 (8.54%) SAP
8 10 (6.10%) McAfee
9 8 (4.88%) HP
10 5 (3.05%) CA
11 4 (2.44%) EMC
11 4 (2.44%) IBM
11 4 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.83%) Atlassian
12 3 (1.83%) Dell
12 3 (1.83%) NetApp
12 3 (1.83%) Sun
12 3 (1.83%) Tableau