Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for an IT Administrator was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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

IT Administrator
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 318 320 330
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 20 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.13% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.13% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 9
City of London median annual salary £31,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.62% -13.33% +11.94%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,000 £28,200
90th Percentile £50,250 £42,500 £47,500
Central London median annual salary £32,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.54% -13.33% +11.94%

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 9,784 9,836 10,303
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.67% 94.98% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8,765 8,787 9,400
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

IT Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Administrator in the City of London

IT Administrator
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for IT Administrator in the City of London

IT Administrator
Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

Salary histogram for IT Administrator in the City of London

IT 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 IT Administrator within the City of London region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
London Bridge 0 1 £50,000 +150.00%
IT Administrator
Central London

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT 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 IT Administrator in the job title.

1 9 (45.00%) Windows
1 9 (45.00%) Office 365
2 8 (40.00%) Server Management
3 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (35.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) OneDrive
5 5 (25.00%) Customer-Centricity
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
5 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (25.00%) WAN
5 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (25.00%) Wireless
5 5 (25.00%) VLAN
6 4 (20.00%) Change Management
6 4 (20.00%) Firewall
6 4 (20.00%) DNS
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) LAN
6 4 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (15.00%) MPLS
7 3 (15.00%) DHCP
7 3 (15.00%) Law
7 3 (15.00%) VMware

IT 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 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Confluence
3 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Office 365
2 5 (25.00%) OneDrive
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (10.00%) G Suite
5 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (5.00%) OpenShift
5 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (25.00%) VLAN
1 5 (25.00%) WAN
1 5 (25.00%) Wireless
2 4 (20.00%) DNS
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (15.00%) DHCP
3 3 (15.00%) MPLS
4 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (5.00%) NAS
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security
5 1 (5.00%) PBX
5 1 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.00%) Law
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) Clustering
3 2 (10.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Server Management
2 7 (35.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) Customer-Centricity
4 5 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (20.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (5.00%) Change Control
7 1 (5.00%) Coaching
7 1 (5.00%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (5.00%) Commercial Awareness
7 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) Data Governance
7 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.00%) Line Management
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCA
1 2 (10.00%) CCNA
1 2 (10.00%) CCNP
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (10.00%) MCSA
1 2 (10.00%) MCSE
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) RHEV
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Dell
3 2 (10.00%) Google
3 2 (10.00%) MikroTik
3 2 (10.00%) Ubiquiti
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Mitel
4 1 (5.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (5.00%) WatchGuard