Period
to 16 February 2019

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £49,250 in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

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

Administrator
London > Central London
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 164 154 129
Rank change year-on-year -10 -25 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 245 309 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.88% 2.06% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 2.16% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 230 264 289
Central London median annual salary £49,250 £50,000 £45,855
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.50% +9.04% -3.46%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Central London. 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
Central London
Permanent vacancies in Central London with a recognized job title 12,454 14,302 12,337
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 95.52% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11,117 12,544 11,229
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
London median annual salary £62,375 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.96% +4.35% +4.55%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Central London

Administrator
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Administrator in Central London

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Central London over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Central London

Administrator
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Central London region over the 6 months to 16 February 2019. 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
City of London -9 202 £50,000 - 54
City of Westminster -2 12 £57,500 +21.05%
Camden +15 6 £42,500 -15.00%
West End of London -1 5 £40,000 -
Southwark +66 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Administrator
London

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 Central London region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 103 (42.04%) Linux
2 87 (35.51%) Windows
3 56 (22.86%) Python
4 53 (21.63%) Microsoft
4 53 (21.63%) PowerShell
5 51 (20.82%) SQL
6 50 (20.41%) Finance
7 48 (19.59%) DevOps
8 47 (19.18%) Degree
9 46 (18.78%) VMware
10 44 (17.96%) Active Directory
11 43 (17.55%) Amazon AWS
12 39 (15.92%) SQL Server
13 38 (15.51%) Windows Server
14 37 (15.10%) Unix
15 36 (14.69%) Bash Shell
16 34 (13.88%) Office 365
17 33 (13.47%) Puppet
17 33 (13.47%) Microsoft Azure
18 31 (12.65%) Configuration Management
18 31 (12.65%) Red Hat
18 31 (12.65%) Salesforce.com
19 30 (12.24%) Cisco
19 30 (12.24%) Migration
20 27 (11.02%) Windows Server 2008
21 26 (10.61%) CentOS
22 25 (10.20%) CRM
23 24 (9.80%) Oracle
23 24 (9.80%) HP
23 24 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 16 (6.53%) IIS
2 14 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 13 (5.31%) Apache
4 11 (4.49%) Tomcat
5 9 (3.67%) MS Exchange
6 8 (3.27%) nginx
7 7 (2.86%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.22%) Confluence
10 3 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.82%) Drupal
11 2 (0.82%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.82%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.82%) WordPress
12 1 (0.41%) CMS
12 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.41%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 10 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 10 (4.08%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.41%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.41%) HFM
4 1 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.41%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 43 (17.55%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (13.88%) Office 365
3 33 (13.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (8.98%) SaaS
5 14 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (4.49%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 6 (2.45%) OneDrive
8 5 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (1.22%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (1.22%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.82%) Cloud Coach
10 2 (0.82%) G Suite
10 2 (0.82%) GitHub
10 2 (0.82%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.98%) Firewall
2 19 (7.76%) DNS
3 18 (7.35%) VLAN
4 17 (6.94%) SAN
5 15 (6.12%) DHCP
5 15 (6.12%) TCP/IP
6 13 (5.31%) WAN
7 9 (3.67%) LAN
7 9 (3.67%) VPN
7 9 (3.67%) Wireless
8 7 (2.86%) BIG-IP
9 6 (2.45%) IP Telephony
9 6 (2.45%) NAS
10 5 (2.04%) Internet
11 4 (1.63%) Network Security
12 3 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (0.82%) Intrusion Detection
13 2 (0.82%) NetScaler
13 2 (0.82%) PBX
13 2 (0.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.92%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.57%) MySQL
3 14 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.49%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.67%) Big Data
5 9 (3.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 9 (3.67%) Redis
6 8 (3.27%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.04%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.04%) Power BI
8 5 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.22%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (7.76%) Jenkins
2 9 (3.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (2.45%) TeamCity
4 5 (2.04%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.63%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.22%) GitLab
6 3 (1.22%) JIRA
7 2 (0.82%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.82%) Hudson
7 2 (0.82%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.41%) CMake
8 1 (0.41%) GoCD
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.41%) Subversion
8 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (20.41%) Finance
2 21 (8.57%) Advertising
3 13 (5.31%) Banking
4 12 (4.90%) Law
4 12 (4.90%) Marketing
4 12 (4.90%) Retail
5 7 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.04%) Legal
7 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.41%) German Language
7 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Publishing
7 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.08%) LAMP
1 10 (4.08%) Web Services
2 7 (2.86%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (1.63%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (1.22%) CSS
4 3 (1.22%) HTML
4 3 (1.22%) Node.js
5 2 (0.82%) CSS3
5 2 (0.82%) HTML5
5 2 (0.82%) Visualforce
5 2 (0.82%) YAML
6 1 (0.41%) .NET
6 1 (0.41%) Kafka
6 1 (0.41%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.41%) Middleware
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.41%) React
6 1 (0.41%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.41%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (6.53%) Hedge funds
2 15 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (5.31%) Clustering
4 12 (4.90%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.27%) Replication
5 8 (3.27%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (2.86%) Fintech
7 4 (1.63%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.63%) PKI
7 4 (1.63%) Smartcard
8 3 (1.22%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.22%) HP StoreVirtual
8 3 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.82%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.82%) CMDB
9 2 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.82%) New Media
10 1 (0.41%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 103 (42.04%) Linux
2 87 (35.51%) Windows
3 38 (15.51%) Windows Server
4 37 (15.10%) Unix
5 27 (11.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (10.61%) CentOS
7 24 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (7.76%) Solaris
9 12 (4.90%) Windows 7
10 9 (3.67%) Windows 10
11 8 (3.27%) Mac OS X
12 7 (2.86%) CoreOS
12 7 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (2.86%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.63%) Mac OS
14 3 (1.22%) Android
15 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (19.59%) DevOps
2 31 (12.65%) Configuration Management
3 30 (12.24%) Migration
4 25 (10.20%) CRM
5 23 (9.39%) ITIL
5 23 (9.39%) Mathematics
6 21 (8.57%) Open Source
7 17 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (6.94%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (6.12%) Algorithmic Trading
8 15 (6.12%) Systematic Trading
8 15 (6.12%) Workflow
9 14 (5.71%) E-Commerce
9 14 (5.71%) High Availability
10 13 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (5.31%) Dashboard Development
10 13 (5.31%) Data Protection
11 12 (4.90%) Change Management
12 11 (4.49%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (22.86%) Python
2 53 (21.63%) PowerShell
3 51 (20.82%) SQL
4 36 (14.69%) Bash Shell
5 16 (6.53%) Shell Script
6 12 (4.90%) Perl
7 11 (4.49%) Ruby
8 7 (2.86%) Apex Code
9 6 (2.45%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.45%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.04%) JavaScript
10 5 (2.04%) PHP
11 1 (0.41%) C
11 1 (0.41%) C#
11 1 (0.41%) C++
11 1 (0.41%) Go
11 1 (0.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 47 (19.18%) Degree
2 15 (6.12%) Numerate Degree
3 11 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.67%) MCSE
5 7 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (2.86%) MCSA
6 5 (2.04%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.63%) CCA
7 4 (1.63%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.82%) CCEA
9 2 (0.82%) CCNA
9 2 (0.82%) CCNP
9 2 (0.82%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.82%) OCP
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.82%) RHCA
10 1 (0.41%) AAT
10 1 (0.41%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (3.27%) Solvency II
3 6 (2.45%) COBIT
4 5 (2.04%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.82%) GDPR
5 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.82%) QA
5 2 (0.82%) SLA
6 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 44 (17.96%) Active Directory
2 24 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (8.98%) Docker
4 9 (3.67%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.27%) iptables
6 7 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (2.45%) XenApp
8 4 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.22%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (1.22%) vSphere
10 2 (0.82%) RHEV
10 2 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.41%) Cronacle
11 1 (0.41%) Firmware
11 1 (0.41%) LXC
11 1 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 33 (13.47%) Puppet
2 24 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (8.98%) Ansible
4 14 (5.71%) Kubernetes
5 8 (3.27%) Backup Exec
5 8 (3.27%) HAProxy
6 7 (2.86%) Terraform
6 7 (2.86%) WSUS
7 6 (2.45%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (2.04%) Data Guard
9 4 (1.63%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (1.63%) Nagios
10 3 (1.22%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 3 (1.22%) Kibana
10 3 (1.22%) NetBackup
10 3 (1.22%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.82%) logstash
11 2 (0.82%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.82%) Salt
11 2 (0.82%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 53 (21.63%) Microsoft
2 46 (18.78%) VMware
3 31 (12.65%) Red Hat
3 31 (12.65%) Salesforce.com
4 30 (12.24%) Cisco
5 24 (9.80%) HP
5 24 (9.80%) Oracle
6 16 (6.53%) Citrix
7 15 (6.12%) NetApp
8 13 (5.31%) Google
9 10 (4.08%) Veritas
10 9 (3.67%) ServiceNow
11 7 (2.86%) F5
12 6 (2.45%) arcserve
13 5 (2.04%) Apple
13 5 (2.04%) Dell
13 5 (2.04%) Pega
13 5 (2.04%) Veeam
14 4 (1.63%) NETGEAR
14 4 (1.63%) SaltStack