Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Administrator was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 142 167
Rank change year-on-year -37 +25 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.13% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 3
Cambridge median annual salary £37,500 £22,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -44.44% +45.95%
10th Percentile £24,625 £21,250 £28,850
90th Percentile £40,000 £23,750 £43,350
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £31,750 £22,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +41.11% -45.78% +49.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3,049 2,185 2,797
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.37% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,269 1,846 2,355
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +11.25%
10th Percentile £29,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

IT Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured IT Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Administrator in Cambridge over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Administrator in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Video on Demand
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) OpenVPN
2 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) iptables
2 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) nginx
2 2 (50.00%) Samba
2 2 (50.00%) Debian
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) NFS
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (25.00%) Route 53
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
1 2 (50.00%) OpenVPN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Django
2 1 (25.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Video on Demand
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Debian
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
1 2 (50.00%) iptables
1 2 (50.00%) NFS
1 2 (50.00%) Samba
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) VMware