The median annual salary for an Administrator was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Administrator
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 53 57
Rank change year-on-year -45 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 25 56 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.82% 4.75% 3.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 4.87% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 22 41 48
Median salary £45,000 £36,736 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.49% -5.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,821 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1341 1149 1424
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.81% 97.37% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 963 1200
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Cambridge

Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Administrator in Cambridge

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Cambridge over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cambridge region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 30 (56.60%) Windows
2 24 (45.28%) Linux
3 22 (41.51%) SQL Server
4 18 (33.96%) VMware
5 17 (32.08%) SQL
6 16 (30.19%) Hyper-V
7 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
8 13 (24.53%) Bash Shell
9 12 (22.64%) Firewall
10 11 (20.75%) Perl
10 11 (20.75%) Puppet
10 11 (20.75%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (20.75%) Windows Server
11 9 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (16.98%) Apache
12 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (13.21%) Oracle
12 7 (13.21%) Finance
12 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (13.21%) Banking
12 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (11.32%) SAP
13 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
14 5 (9.43%) Cisco
14 5 (9.43%) Python

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 9 (16.98%) Apache
2 3 (5.66%) ArcGIS
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.89%) IaaS
3 1 (1.89%) Office 365
3 1 (1.89%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) Firewall
2 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.66%) PPP
4 2 (3.77%) IPsec
4 2 (3.77%) ISDN
4 2 (3.77%) NAS
4 2 (3.77%) SAN
4 2 (3.77%) VLAN
4 2 (3.77%) VPN
5 1 (1.89%) LDAP
5 1 (1.89%) Network Security
5 1 (1.89%) Skype
5 1 (1.89%) SMS
5 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (41.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (9.43%) SAP HANA
4 3 (5.66%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.66%) GIS
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.77%) Big Data
5 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.77%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.89%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (13.21%) Banking
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Billing
3 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.89%) Kafka
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.43%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.77%) Clustering
3 2 (3.77%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.89%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (56.60%) Windows
2 24 (45.28%) Linux
3 11 (20.75%) Windows Server
4 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.55%) CentOS
5 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.66%) Debian
7 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.77%) Unix
8 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
3 5 (9.43%) Data Protection
3 5 (9.43%) ITIL
3 5 (9.43%) Load Balancing
3 5 (9.43%) Low Latency
3 5 (9.43%) Performance Optimisation
3 5 (9.43%) Process Improvement
4 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.55%) DevOps
5 3 (5.66%) Change Control
5 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.66%) High Availability
5 3 (5.66%) Information Security
6 2 (3.77%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (3.77%) ETL
6 2 (3.77%) Network Management
6 2 (3.77%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (3.77%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) SQL
2 13 (24.53%) Bash Shell
3 11 (20.75%) Perl
4 5 (9.43%) Python
5 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.89%) Java
6 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (30.19%) Hyper-V
2 9 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.55%) Docker
4 2 (3.77%) iptables
4 2 (3.77%) pfSense
4 2 (3.77%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.89%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) Puppet
2 4 (7.55%) Grafana
2 4 (7.55%) Munin
2 4 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.55%) ZABBIX
3 3 (5.66%) Ansible
3 3 (5.66%) Salt
4 2 (3.77%) SCCM
4 2 (3.77%) SCOM
5 1 (1.89%) Oozie
5 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) VMware
2 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.21%) Oracle
4 6 (11.32%) SAP
5 5 (9.43%) Cisco
6 4 (7.55%) Sophos
7 2 (3.77%) Brocade
7 2 (3.77%) Fortinet
7 2 (3.77%) HP
7 2 (3.77%) Pegasus
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