Period
to 13 August 2020

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £50,250 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

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

Administrator
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 146 145 149
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 76 214 237
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.56% 2.11% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 2.21% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 74 200 199
Median annual salary £50,250 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.50% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,200 £31,250
90th Percentile £74,625 £68,750 £77,750
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 4,594 9,684 10,487
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.06% 95.53% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3,993 8,614 9,335
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in the City of London

Administrator
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Administrator in the City of London.

Salary trend for Administrator in the City of London

Administrator
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Administrator in the City of London over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Administrator in the City of London

Administrator
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the City of London region over the 6 months to 13 August 2020. 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
London Bridge +9 1 £34,000 -32.00%
Administrator
Central London

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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 City of London region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 26 (34.21%) SQL
1 26 (34.21%) Windows
2 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
3 20 (26.32%) VMware
3 20 (26.32%) Windows Server
4 18 (23.68%) Linux
5 17 (22.37%) ITIL
5 17 (22.37%) Active Directory
6 16 (21.05%) Azure
7 15 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (18.42%) Office 365
8 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
9 13 (17.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (17.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (15.79%) Ansible
10 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (14.47%) Finance
12 10 (13.16%) Migration
12 10 (13.16%) Service Management
12 10 (13.16%) Change Management
12 10 (13.16%) Unix
12 10 (13.16%) Docker
12 10 (13.16%) AWS
13 9 (11.84%) DevOps
13 9 (11.84%) Data Security
13 9 (11.84%) Law

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 6 (7.89%) IIS
1 6 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) CMS
2 2 (2.63%) Confluence
3 1 (1.32%) Apache
3 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.32%) nginx
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.32%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.05%) Azure
2 14 (18.42%) Office 365
3 10 (13.16%) AWS
4 7 (9.21%) Power Platform
5 5 (6.58%) Azure Data Factory
5 5 (6.58%) IaaS
5 5 (6.58%) PaaS
5 5 (6.58%) SaaS
6 4 (5.26%) G Suite
7 3 (3.95%) OneDrive
7 3 (3.95%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 2 (2.63%) PowerApps
8 2 (2.63%) ShareGate
9 1 (1.32%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (1.32%) AWS Fargate
9 1 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.32%) NuGet
9 1 (1.32%) OpenShift
9 1 (1.32%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) Firewall
2 4 (5.26%) Broadband
2 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.95%) DNS
3 3 (3.95%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.63%) DHCP
4 2 (2.63%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.63%) Internet
4 2 (2.63%) Intranet
4 2 (2.63%) Kerberos
4 2 (2.63%) Network Security
4 2 (2.63%) VPN
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.32%) HTTP
5 1 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.32%) Multicast
5 1 (1.32%) Skype
5 1 (1.32%) VoIP
5 1 (1.32%) VPLS
5 1 (1.32%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (9.21%) DB2
5 7 (9.21%) Power BI
6 5 (6.58%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (6.58%) Data Lake
6 5 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.32%) DataStax
9 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Bitbucket
1 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.63%) GitLab
1 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.63%) JIRA
2 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.32%) FishEye
2 1 (1.32%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (14.47%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Law
3 8 (10.53%) Marketing
4 4 (5.26%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) Advertising
5 1 (1.32%) Back Office
5 1 (1.32%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Billing
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.32%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) .NET
1 8 (10.53%) XML
2 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.32%) LDAP
2 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.21%) AS400
2 7 (9.21%) iSeries
2 7 (9.21%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.21%) Reinsurance
3 5 (6.58%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.95%) Fibre Optics
4 3 (3.95%) iPhone
5 2 (2.63%) Clustering
5 2 (2.63%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.21%) Windows
2 20 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 18 (23.68%) Linux
4 10 (13.16%) Unix
5 4 (5.26%) Android
5 4 (5.26%) Solaris
6 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.63%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.37%) ITIL
2 13 (17.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (13.16%) Change Management
5 10 (13.16%) Migration
5 10 (13.16%) Service Management
6 9 (11.84%) Data Security
6 9 (11.84%) DevOps
7 8 (10.53%) Problem Management
8 7 (9.21%) Computer Science
8 7 (9.21%) Infrastructure Automation
8 7 (9.21%) Tech Ops
9 6 (7.89%) Data Management
10 5 (6.58%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.58%) Marketing Automation
10 5 (6.58%) Proactive Monitoring
10 5 (6.58%) Storage Management
11 4 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 26 (34.21%) SQL
2 8 (10.53%) Python
3 7 (9.21%) PowerShell
3 7 (9.21%) RPG
4 6 (7.89%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.95%) Perl
5 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.63%) C#
6 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.32%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Degree
2 7 (9.21%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (9.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (7.89%) CCNA
3 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.58%) MCSA
5 2 (2.63%) CCNP
6 1 (1.32%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.32%) CCSA
6 1 (1.32%) CCSE
6 1 (1.32%) CISSP
6 1 (1.32%) MCP
6 1 (1.32%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) GDPR
2 1 (1.32%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (22.37%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.16%) Docker
4 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.32%) iptables
5 1 (1.32%) LXC
5 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) Ansible
2 8 (10.53%) Terraform
3 7 (9.21%) Puppet
4 6 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (7.89%) SCCM
5 2 (2.63%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.32%) Grafana
6 1 (1.32%) Icinga
6 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
2 20 (26.32%) VMware
3 8 (10.53%) ServiceNow
4 7 (9.21%) Citrix
5 5 (6.58%) Oracle
5 5 (6.58%) Red Hat
5 5 (6.58%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (6.58%) SAP
6 4 (5.26%) Cisco
7 3 (3.95%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.95%) Conga
8 2 (2.63%) HP
8 2 (2.63%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.63%) Splunk
9 1 (1.32%) Apple
9 1 (1.32%) EMC
9 1 (1.32%) IBM
9 1 (1.32%) Juniper
9 1 (1.32%) Sun
9 1 (1.32%) Sybase