Period
to 19 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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

Administrator
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 139 74
Rank change year-on-year +24 -65 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 83 63 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.15% 1.67% 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 1.72% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 49 51 89
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,500 £25,063
90th Percentile £61,500 £58,750 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% -2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 3,705 3,669 3,674
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.16% 97.24% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,364 2,821 3,049
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +1.15%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Cambridgeshire

Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Administrator in Cambridgeshire

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Cambridgeshire

Administrator
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. 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
Cambridge +27 62 £41,000 -15.90% 23
Peterborough -20 15 £42,500 -6.08% 2
Ely - 3 - -
Huntingdon +8 2 - -
Administrator
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 44 (53.01%) Linux
2 42 (50.60%) SQL
3 30 (36.14%) Windows
4 23 (27.71%) SQL Server
4 23 (27.71%) Finance
5 21 (25.30%) Microsoft
6 19 (22.89%) Firewall
7 16 (19.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (19.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (19.28%) Oracle
7 16 (19.28%) WorldPay
8 14 (16.87%) ETL
9 13 (15.66%) TCP/IP
9 13 (15.66%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (14.46%) Bash Shell
10 12 (14.46%) Puppet
10 12 (14.46%) T-SQL
10 12 (14.46%) Perl
10 12 (14.46%) Unix
10 12 (14.46%) Degree
11 11 (13.25%) Shell Script
11 11 (13.25%) Oracle Database
11 11 (13.25%) Windows Server
12 10 (12.05%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 10 (12.05%) Oracle Database 12c
12 10 (12.05%) Docker
12 10 (12.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 10 (12.05%) Database Security
12 10 (12.05%) Oracle Exadata
12 10 (12.05%) SQL Server 2008

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 7 (8.43%) Apache
2 3 (3.61%) Confluence
2 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.41%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.41%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.41%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.41%) nginx
3 2 (2.41%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.41%) SAS
3 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.61%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.66%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.82%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (3.61%) Office 365
5 2 (2.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.20%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.89%) Firewall
2 13 (15.66%) TCP/IP
3 10 (12.05%) DNS
4 8 (9.64%) SSH
4 8 (9.64%) VLAN
5 7 (8.43%) NAS
5 7 (8.43%) SAN
6 6 (7.23%) SSL
7 4 (4.82%) DHCP
7 4 (4.82%) FTP
7 4 (4.82%) HTTP
8 3 (3.61%) Intranet
9 2 (2.41%) Kerberos
9 2 (2.41%) Network Security
9 2 (2.41%) SMTP
10 1 (1.20%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.71%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (19.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (13.25%) Oracle Database
4 10 (12.05%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (12.05%) Oracle Database 12c
4 10 (12.05%) Oracle Exadata
4 10 (12.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (10.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (7.23%) MySQL
6 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (6.02%) NoSQL
7 5 (6.02%) Power BI
8 4 (4.82%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (4.82%) Hadoop
8 4 (4.82%) MongoDB
9 3 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.61%) DB2
9 3 (3.61%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.82%) Subversion
3 3 (3.61%) Bitbucket
3 3 (3.61%) JIRA
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.41%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.20%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 23 (27.71%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Retail
3 7 (8.43%) Marketing
4 3 (3.61%) Advertising
4 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.41%) Automotive
6 1 (1.20%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 6 (7.23%) LDAP
3 3 (3.61%) .NET
3 3 (3.61%) WPF
4 2 (2.41%) Kafka
4 2 (2.41%) OAuth
4 2 (2.41%) SparkR
4 2 (2.41%) Web Services
5 1 (1.20%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Replication
2 8 (9.64%) Clustering
3 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.41%) Life Science
4 2 (2.41%) Wiki
5 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (53.01%) Linux
2 30 (36.14%) Windows
3 12 (14.46%) Unix
4 11 (13.25%) Windows Server
5 10 (12.05%) Solaris
6 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (4.82%) CentOS
8 4 (4.82%) VMS
9 3 (3.61%) Debian
9 3 (3.61%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.87%) ETL
2 10 (12.05%) Database Security
2 10 (12.05%) Load Balancing
3 9 (10.84%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (9.64%) Deployment Automation
4 8 (9.64%) ITIL
5 7 (8.43%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.43%) Configuration Management
5 7 (8.43%) Mathematics
6 6 (7.23%) CRM
6 6 (7.23%) Database Mirroring
6 6 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.02%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (6.02%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (6.02%) Data Cleansing
7 5 (6.02%) Machine Learning
8 4 (4.82%) Data Analysis
8 4 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.61%) Data Security
9 3 (3.61%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.60%) SQL
2 12 (14.46%) Bash Shell
2 12 (14.46%) Perl
2 12 (14.46%) T-SQL
3 11 (13.25%) Shell Script
4 10 (12.05%) PL/SQL
4 10 (12.05%) PowerShell
4 10 (12.05%) Python
5 5 (6.02%) PHP
6 3 (3.61%) C#
6 3 (3.61%) Java
7 1 (1.20%) VB
7 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) MCP
3 1 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.20%) GCP
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) Docker
1 10 (12.05%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (8.43%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.02%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (3.61%) vSphere
6 2 (2.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (2.41%) Ceph
6 2 (2.41%) HDFS
6 2 (2.41%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (14.46%) Puppet
2 10 (12.05%) Data Guard
2 10 (12.05%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 10 (12.05%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (6.02%) Ansible
4 4 (4.82%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.41%) Ambari
5 2 (2.41%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (2.41%) Nessus
5 2 (2.41%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.41%) Oozie
5 2 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.41%) Salt
5 2 (2.41%) yum
6 1 (1.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (25.30%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.28%) Oracle
2 16 (19.28%) WorldPay
3 9 (10.84%) VMware
4 5 (6.02%) SAP
5 3 (3.61%) Atlassian
5 3 (3.61%) Google
5 3 (3.61%) NetApp
6 2 (2.41%) Cisco
6 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.41%) Sophos
6 2 (2.41%) Veeam
7 1 (1.20%) Adobe
7 1 (1.20%) Ariba
7 1 (1.20%) Meraki