The median annual salary for a Security Administrator was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Security Administrator
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 - 317
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Administrator 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.020% - 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% - 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £40,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £43,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year -25.28% +67.30%  

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 4846 6786 9928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.83% 95.64% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4451 6068 8456
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 £33,000
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%  

Security Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Administrator in the City of London

Security Administrator
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Security Administrator in the City of London

Security Administrator Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Security 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 Security Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Lumension
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) MobileIron
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Security 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Lumension
1 1 (100.00%) MobileIron
1 1 (100.00%) VMware