Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Administrator was £31,750 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 167 181
Rank change year-on-year -35 +14 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 6 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.14% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 4
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £31,750 £22,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.11% -45.78% +49.55%
10th Percentile £22,625 £21,250 £30,150
90th Percentile £40,000 £24,150 £44,625
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £27,250 £27,000
% change year-on-year +28.44% +0.93% -2.70%

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 4,077 3,232 3,853
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.91% 97.38% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,071 2,687 3,275
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +1.12% +4.71%

IT Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Administrator in Cambridgeshire

IT Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for IT Administrator in Cambridgeshire

IT Administrator
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary histogram for IT Administrator in Cambridgeshire

IT 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 IT Administrator within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 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 -37 4 £37,500 +66.67% 3
Peterborough -2 1 £28,500 +21.28%
Huntingdon - 1 £24,000 - 2
IT Administrator
East of England

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

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 Cambridgeshire region featuring IT Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) LDAP
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) NFS
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) Samba
2 2 (33.33%) Debian
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Video on Demand
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) OpenVPN
2 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) nginx
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment

IT 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (16.67%) Route 53
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) LDAP
1 2 (33.33%) OpenVPN
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (16.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Django
2 1 (16.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Video on Demand
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Debian
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Entry
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) QMS
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
1 2 (33.33%) iptables
1 2 (33.33%) NFS
1 2 (33.33%) Samba
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper