Period
to 18 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £37,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 106 80
Rank change year-on-year -51 -26 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 54 71 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.26% 2.16% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 2.23% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 50 60 120
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,000 £33,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.63% -12.34% -3.75%
10th Percentile £23,925 £21,250 £27,398
90th Percentile £52,625 £47,625 £50,375
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% -

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 4,150 3,186 3,999
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.96% 97.13% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3,105 2,591 3,322
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £63,625
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 -43 31 £40,000 +18.52% 24
Huntingdon +2 8 £23,750 -40.99% 4
Peterborough -7 4 £30,500 -4.69% 3
Administrator
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 17 (31.48%) Linux
3 14 (25.93%) Windows
4 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
4 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (24.07%) VMware
5 12 (22.22%) Finance
5 12 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (18.52%) ITIL
7 10 (18.52%) Firewall
7 10 (18.52%) Asset Management
8 9 (16.67%) SQL
9 8 (14.81%) VPN
9 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
10 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (12.96%) Cisco
10 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
10 7 (12.96%) Juniper
10 7 (12.96%) Red Hat
10 7 (12.96%) Oracle
10 7 (12.96%) Degree
10 7 (12.96%) Electronics
11 6 (11.11%) Replication
11 6 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
11 6 (11.11%) ETL
11 6 (11.11%) LAN
12 5 (9.26%) CCIE

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 5 (9.26%) Apache
2 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) nginx
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
5 3 (5.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (3.70%) Aareon QL
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.70%) Office 365
3 2 (3.70%) SaaS
4 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.85%) Route 53
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) Firewall
2 8 (14.81%) VPN
3 6 (11.11%) LAN
4 5 (9.26%) Internet
4 5 (9.26%) SAN
4 5 (9.26%) VoIP
4 5 (9.26%) WAN
4 5 (9.26%) Wireless
4 5 (9.26%) WLAN
5 2 (3.70%) DHCP
5 2 (3.70%) DNS
5 2 (3.70%) Network Security
5 2 (3.70%) OpenVPN
5 2 (3.70%) SMS
5 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.70%) VLAN
6 1 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.85%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (7.41%) GIS
2 4 (7.41%) MySQL
2 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (5.56%) Couchbase
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.85%) Toad
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Electronics
3 4 (7.41%) Law
4 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) WF
2 2 (3.70%) LDAP
2 2 (3.70%) Middleware
2 2 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.85%) Django
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.85%) React
3 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) Replication
3 5 (9.26%) Digital TV
3 5 (9.26%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.70%) Clustering
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.85%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 17 (31.48%) Linux
2 14 (25.93%) Windows
3 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.41%) Ubuntu
4 4 (7.41%) Unix
5 3 (5.56%) CentOS
5 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.70%) Debian
7 1 (1.85%) Solaris
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) Asset Management
1 10 (18.52%) ITIL
2 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
2 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
3 6 (11.11%) ETL
4 5 (9.26%) Change Management
4 5 (9.26%) Data Entry
4 5 (9.26%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (9.26%) Password Management
5 4 (7.41%) CRM
5 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
5 4 (7.41%) Data Protection
5 4 (7.41%) Data Security
5 4 (7.41%) Performance Testing
6 3 (5.56%) Bioinformatics
6 3 (5.56%) Biology
6 3 (5.56%) ERP
6 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.41%) Python
3 3 (5.56%) Perl
3 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.85%) C
5 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) CCIE
2 5 (9.26%) CCNA
2 5 (9.26%) CCNP
2 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.26%) DV Cleared
2 5 (9.26%) RHCE
2 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) GDPR
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.41%) Docker
3 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.70%) iptables
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.70%) NFS
4 2 (3.70%) Samba
4 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.70%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.85%) vSphere
5 1 (1.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.41%) Puppet
2 2 (3.70%) Ansible
2 2 (3.70%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.70%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.85%) Grafana
3 1 (1.85%) Munin
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.85%) Salt
3 1 (1.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.07%) VMware
3 7 (12.96%) Cisco
3 7 (12.96%) Juniper
3 7 (12.96%) Oracle
3 7 (12.96%) Red Hat
4 5 (9.26%) Brocade
4 5 (9.26%) F5
4 5 (9.26%) Fortinet
4 5 (9.26%) NetApp
4 5 (9.26%) Palo Alto
5 4 (7.41%) IBM
6 3 (5.56%) Aareon
6 3 (5.56%) IFS
6 3 (5.56%) SAP
6 3 (5.56%) Tableau
6 3 (5.56%) WorldPay
7 2 (3.70%) Veeam
8 1 (1.85%) Citrix
8 1 (1.85%) Facebook