Period
to 19 August 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Administrator was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 318 316 355
Rank change year-on-year -2 +39 +64
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 31 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.28% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 17
City of London median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +20.97% +3.33%
10th Percentile £26,025 £25,525 £20,650
90th Percentile £50,375 £46,875 £59,000
Central London median annual salary £35,000 £38,750 £31,000
% change year-on-year -9.68% +25.00% +3.33%

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 10,492 9,723 12,376
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 95.25% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9,336 8,795 11,307
City of 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 £33,350 £33,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £87,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +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 19 August 2018.

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 19 August 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
London Bridge - 2 £37,000 -
IT Administrator
Central London

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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 14 (45.16%) Windows
1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
1 14 (45.16%) Office 365
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (25.81%) Firewall
4 7 (22.58%) Finance
4 7 (22.58%) Law
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (19.35%) Data Protection
5 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
6 5 (16.13%) DNS
6 5 (16.13%) DHCP
6 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
6 5 (16.13%) Problem Management
6 5 (16.13%) GDPR
7 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
7 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
7 4 (12.90%) SIEM
7 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) Information Security
7 4 (12.90%) VMware
7 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL
7 4 (12.90%) Citrix
7 4 (12.90%) SAN
7 4 (12.90%) Mac OS X

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 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.68%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Office 365
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (6.45%) G Suite
5 1 (3.23%) OpenShift
5 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.13%) DHCP
3 5 (16.13%) DNS
4 4 (12.90%) SAN
5 3 (9.68%) Skype
5 3 (9.68%) VPN
5 3 (9.68%) WAN
6 2 (6.45%) LAN
6 2 (6.45%) MPLS
6 2 (6.45%) VLAN
6 2 (6.45%) Wireless
7 1 (3.23%) FTP
7 1 (3.23%) Internet
7 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (3.23%) NAS
7 1 (3.23%) Network Security
7 1 (3.23%) PBX
7 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.23%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
1 7 (22.58%) Law
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (6.45%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Equities
3 2 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (12.90%) Mac OS X
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.68%) Mac OS
5 2 (6.45%) Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (19.35%) Data Protection
3 5 (16.13%) Problem Management
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (12.90%) Information Security
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) SIEM
5 3 (9.68%) Data Privacy
5 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.68%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (9.68%) Time Management
5 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (6.45%) Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Antivirus Management
6 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.45%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) Python
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) CISA
1 3 (9.68%) CISM
1 3 (9.68%) CISSP
1 3 (9.68%) SSCP
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) GDPR
2 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (9.68%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (9.68%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (9.68%) ISO 9001
4 2 (6.45%) PMO
5 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Firmware
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) RHEV
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Citrix
1 4 (12.90%) VMware
2 3 (9.68%) Apple
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.45%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Dell
4 1 (3.23%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (3.23%) Dell KACE
4 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.23%) Mitel
4 1 (3.23%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.23%) Veeam
4 1 (3.23%) Zscaler