The median annual salary for a Administrator was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Administrator
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 77 56 51
Rank change year-on-year -21 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 28 57 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.30% 3.86% 4.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 3.96% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 51
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  

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 1165 1438 1409
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 95.49% 97.43% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 872 1129 1158
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Cambridge

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 28 (59.57%) Linux
2 27 (57.45%) Windows
3 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
4 15 (31.91%) Firewall
5 14 (29.79%) Hyper-V
6 13 (27.66%) Puppet
6 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP
6 13 (27.66%) Perl
7 12 (25.53%) Apache
7 12 (25.53%) VMware
7 12 (25.53%) Windows Server
8 11 (23.40%) Bash Shell
8 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (23.40%) Oracle
9 9 (19.15%) Python
10 8 (17.02%) SQL
10 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (17.02%) CentOS
10 8 (17.02%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (17.02%) Ansible
11 7 (14.89%) High Availability
11 7 (14.89%) Degree
11 7 (14.89%) Unix
11 7 (14.89%) Cisco
12 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
12 6 (12.77%) VPN
12 6 (12.77%) DNS
12 6 (12.77%) IPsec
12 6 (12.77%) IIS

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related 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 12 (25.53%) Apache
2 6 (12.77%) IIS
3 3 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.13%) nginx
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.13%) Site Server
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.38%) SaaS
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.26%) Office 365
3 2 (4.26%) PaaS
4 1 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.13%) Force.com
4 1 (2.13%) IaaS
4 1 (2.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) Firewall
2 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.77%) DNS
3 6 (12.77%) IPsec
3 6 (12.77%) VLAN
3 6 (12.77%) VPN
4 5 (10.64%) DHCP
4 5 (10.64%) ISDN
4 5 (10.64%) LDAP
5 4 (8.51%) SMTP
5 4 (8.51%) SNMP
6 3 (6.38%) PPP
7 2 (4.26%) SAN
7 2 (4.26%) VoIP
7 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
8 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.13%) LAN
8 1 (2.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) MySQL
2 5 (10.64%) SAP HANA
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.26%) RavenDB
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
2 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) SAP Basis
2 2 (4.26%) CSS
2 2 (4.26%) HTML
2 2 (4.26%) Visualforce
2 2 (4.26%) WSH
3 1 (2.13%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.13%) JSON
3 1 (2.13%) LAMP
3 1 (2.13%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.13%) REST
3 1 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.13%) Web Services
3 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Clustering
4 2 (4.26%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.13%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (59.57%) Linux
2 27 (57.45%) Windows
3 12 (25.53%) Windows Server
4 8 (17.02%) CentOS
4 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (14.89%) Unix
6 5 (10.64%) Debian
6 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) High Availability
2 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.77%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (12.77%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (10.64%) ITIL
4 4 (8.51%) DevOps
4 4 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.51%) Information Security
4 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
4 4 (8.51%) Low Latency
4 4 (8.51%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (8.51%) Workflow
5 3 (6.38%) Change Control
5 3 (6.38%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (6.38%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (4.26%) Bioinformatics
6 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.26%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.26%) Informatics
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) Perl
2 11 (23.40%) Bash Shell
3 9 (19.15%) Python
4 8 (17.02%) SQL
5 2 (4.26%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.13%) Ruby
6 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) Hyper-V
2 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.64%) iptables
3 5 (10.64%) pfSense
3 5 (10.64%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (6.38%) Docker
5 1 (2.13%) NFS
5 1 (2.13%) Samba
5 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (27.66%) Puppet
2 8 (17.02%) Ansible
2 8 (17.02%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (12.77%) Salt
4 3 (6.38%) Grafana
4 3 (6.38%) Munin
4 3 (6.38%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.13%) Kibana
5 1 (2.13%) logstash
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.13%) SCCM
5 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) VMware
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle
3 7 (14.89%) Cisco
4 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.64%) SAP
6 4 (8.51%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (8.51%) Sophos
7 2 (4.26%) Pegasus
8 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.13%) BT
8 1 (2.13%) HP
8 1 (2.13%) Sun
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