Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 93 69
Rank change year-on-year -68 -24 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 45 90 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.09% 2.56% 3.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 2.64% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37 80 134
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £34,450 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.11% -13.88% -4.76%
10th Percentile £26,450 £21,250 £28,300
90th Percentile £62,250 £47,625 £50,000
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% -0.77%

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 4019 3410 4018
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.08% 97.18% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3093 2830 3456
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 -64 28 £50,000 +42.86% 4
Peterborough -18 6 £30,500 -6.15% 2
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Administrator
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 25 (55.56%) Windows
2 20 (44.44%) Linux
3 19 (42.22%) VMware
4 16 (35.56%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
6 13 (28.89%) Hyper-V
7 12 (26.67%) Cisco
8 10 (22.22%) Firewall
8 10 (22.22%) Puppet
8 10 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (22.22%) Docker
8 10 (22.22%) DevOps
9 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Excel
10 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
10 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
10 8 (17.78%) Network Security
10 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (17.78%) Bash Shell
11 7 (15.56%) Python
12 6 (13.33%) SMS
12 6 (13.33%) ITIL
12 6 (13.33%) Perl
12 6 (13.33%) SAN
12 6 (13.33%) Asset Management
12 6 (13.33%) SCCM
12 6 (13.33%) Mac OS
12 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (13.33%) CentOS
12 6 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 4 (8.89%) Apache
2 3 (6.67%) nginx
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (35.56%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.89%) Office 365
4 3 (6.67%) SaaS
5 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) Firewall
2 8 (17.78%) Network Security
3 6 (13.33%) SAN
3 6 (13.33%) SMS
4 5 (11.11%) NAS
5 3 (6.67%) LDAP
5 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.67%) VPN
6 2 (4.44%) DHCP
6 2 (4.44%) DNS
6 2 (4.44%) Internet
6 2 (4.44%) LAN
6 2 (4.44%) OpenVPN
6 2 (4.44%) VLAN
6 2 (4.44%) WAN
6 2 (4.44%) Wireless
7 1 (2.22%) VoIP
7 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Geospatial Data
1 4 (8.89%) GIS
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.22%) Big Data
3 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.22%) Flink
3 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.22%) HBase
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) GitLab
2 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Billing
3 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Middleware
1 2 (4.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) CSS
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
2 1 (2.22%) Kafka
2 1 (2.22%) Mason
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) HP Storage
3 2 (4.44%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.22%) Fintech
4 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (55.56%) Windows
2 20 (44.44%) Linux
3 6 (13.33%) CentOS
3 6 (13.33%) Mac OS
3 6 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.89%) Unix
5 3 (6.67%) Debian
5 3 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) DevOps
2 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
3 6 (13.33%) Asset Management
3 6 (13.33%) ITIL
4 5 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (11.11%) Change Management
4 5 (11.11%) Machine Learning
4 5 (11.11%) Password Management
4 5 (11.11%) Reinforcement Learning
5 4 (8.89%) Network Management
6 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.44%) Business Development
7 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.44%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Service Management
7 2 (4.44%) Software Deployment
8 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.22%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (2.22%) Data Entry
8 1 (2.22%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) Bash Shell
2 7 (15.56%) Python
3 6 (13.33%) Perl
4 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.22%) C
6 1 (2.22%) Java
6 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.22%) Scala
6 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (4.44%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) CCNA
4 1 (2.22%) CCNP
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 13 (28.89%) Hyper-V
2 10 (22.22%) Docker
3 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
4 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.44%) iptables
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.44%) NFS
5 2 (4.44%) Samba
5 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.44%) VMware NSX
6 1 (2.22%) HDFS
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (22.22%) Puppet
2 6 (13.33%) Grafana
2 6 (13.33%) Munin
2 6 (13.33%) Salt
2 6 (13.33%) SCCM
2 6 (13.33%) ZABBIX
3 4 (8.89%) SCOM
3 4 (8.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (6.67%) Kubernetes
5 2 (4.44%) Ansible
6 1 (2.22%) Data Guard
6 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (2.22%) Nagios
6 1 (2.22%) Oozie
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) VMware
2 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.67%) Cisco
4 4 (8.89%) Brocade
4 4 (8.89%) Fortinet
4 4 (8.89%) HP
5 2 (4.44%) Juniper
5 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.44%) Veeam
6 1 (2.22%) Meraki
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle
6 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.22%) SAP
6 1 (2.22%) Sophos
6 1 (2.22%) WorldPay