Period
to 31 July 2021

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

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
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 214 148 149
Rank change year-on-year -66 +1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 29 80 214
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.52% 1.52% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 1.62% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 27 74 203
10th Percentile £38,500 £35,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £56,875 £70,000 £60,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £78,375 £68,750
Central London median annual salary £48,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.73% +10.00% -

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 5,208 4,951 9,772
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.49% 94.22% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4,644 4,348 8,757
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £35,650
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

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 31 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Administrator in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2021, 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 9 (31.03%) Windows
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
1 9 (31.03%) Social Skills
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
3 6 (20.69%) Finance
4 5 (17.24%) Legal
4 5 (17.24%) Azure
4 5 (17.24%) Microsoft 365
5 4 (13.79%) AWS
5 4 (13.79%) Law
5 4 (13.79%) Firewall
5 4 (13.79%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (13.79%) DNS
5 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
5 4 (13.79%) DHCP
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
5 4 (13.79%) SQL
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 3 (10.34%) Python
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (10.34%) VMware
6 3 (10.34%) Kubernetes
6 3 (10.34%) OneDrive
6 3 (10.34%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (10.34%) DBS Check
6 3 (10.34%) iManage
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (10.34%) Docker

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 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Azure
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (13.79%) AWS
3 3 (10.34%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) OneDrive
3 3 (10.34%) Power Platform
4 2 (6.90%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (6.90%) SaaS
5 1 (3.45%) MailChimp
5 1 (3.45%) Power Automate
5 1 (3.45%) PowerApps
5 1 (3.45%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (3.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) DHCP
1 4 (13.79%) DNS
1 4 (13.79%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) IPsec
2 1 (3.45%) SSH
2 1 (3.45%) SSL
2 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
2 1 (3.45%) WebEx
2 1 (3.45%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.90%) Power BI
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.45%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) OLAP
4 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2019
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) GitLab
General
1 9 (31.03%) Social Skills
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 5 (17.24%) Legal
4 4 (13.79%) Law
5 2 (6.90%) Banking
5 2 (6.90%) General Ledger
5 2 (6.90%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (3.45%) Back Office
6 1 (3.45%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (3.45%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (3.45%) International Banking
6 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (3.45%) Public Sector
6 1 (3.45%) Publishing
6 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) FMCG
2 2 (6.90%) Derivative
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) CMDB
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (10.34%) DevOps
1 3 (10.34%) ITIL
1 3 (10.34%) Project Delivery
1 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (6.90%) B2B
2 2 (6.90%) CRM
2 2 (6.90%) Document Management
2 2 (6.90%) ERP
2 2 (6.90%) Fintech
2 2 (6.90%) Information Management
2 2 (6.90%) Information Security
2 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure as Code
2 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (6.90%) Project Management
2 2 (6.90%) Time Management
2 2 (6.90%) Workflow
3 1 (3.45%) Data Transformation
3 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.45%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
3 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) C
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PMO
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) Docker
3 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
3 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Kubernetes
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (10.34%) iManage
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Marketo
4 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
4 2 (6.90%) Zuora
5 1 (3.45%) Aderant
5 1 (3.45%) Alteryx
5 1 (3.45%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.45%) Avaya
5 1 (3.45%) Bloomberg
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Speakerbus