The median annual salary for a IT Administrator was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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

IT Administrator
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 107 109
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 5 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.38% 0.22% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.22% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £25,350
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +47.92%  
UK excluding London median salary £28,750 £28,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +9.61%  

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 1276 1336 1490
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 96.23% 96.67% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 940 1071 1254
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Administrator in Cambridge

IT Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for IT Administrator in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT 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 IT Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) Sophos
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) VoIP
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) SCOM
5 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) NAS
5 1 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (12.50%) Social Media
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012

IT 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
1 1 (12.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Skype
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Sophos
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
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