The median annual salary for a IT Administrator was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Administrator
London / City of London
Rank 211 267 306
Rank change year-on-year +56 +39  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 12 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.099% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.10% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 12
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +44.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £39,700
UK excluding London median salary £26,750 £27,767 £26,000
% change year-on-year -3.66% +6.79%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4870 6777 9756
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.94% 95.65% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4470 6059 8310
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured IT Administrator in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Administrator in the City of London

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring IT Administrator in the job title.

1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Legal
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) Law
5 3 (18.75%) Investment Management
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (18.75%) DHCP
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (18.75%) DNS
5 3 (18.75%) VoIP
5 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (12.50%) Change Control
6 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (12.50%) PMO
6 2 (12.50%) WAN
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (12.50%) MS Office
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) VoIP
3 2 (12.50%) IPv4
3 2 (12.50%) MPLS
3 2 (12.50%) VLAN
3 2 (12.50%) VPLS
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Legal
3 3 (18.75%) Law
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) Investment Management
3 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Development
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Document Management
4 1 (6.25%) Email Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Logistics
4 1 (6.25%) Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PMO
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Mitel
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) iManage
4 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow