Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Administrator
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 52 49
Rank change year-on-year +16 -3 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 6 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 2.52% 1.15% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 1.19% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 11
Colchester median annual salary £32,500 £41,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.21% -13.16% +18.75%
10th Percentile £21,600 £33,438 £28,000
90th Percentile £46,500 £51,688 £50,000
Essex median annual salary £33,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.38% -2.50% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester. 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
Colchester
Permanent vacancies in Colchester with a recognized job title 234 336 356
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.32% 96.28% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 194 292 343
Colchester median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -8.54%
10th Percentile £26,625 £28,382 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,250 £65,000
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Colchester

Administrator
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for Administrator in Colchester

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Colchester over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Colchester

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Colchester region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam
3 1 (16.67%) Zimbra
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) PaaS
3 1 (16.67%) OpenVPN
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Open-E
3 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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 1 (16.67%) Zimbra
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) IPsec
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) OpenVPN
2 1 (16.67%) PBX
2 1 (16.67%) Softphone
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (16.67%) Data Management
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps
1 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
1 1 (16.67%) Security Management
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Apple
1 1 (16.67%) Dell
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Open-E
1 1 (16.67%) Veeam
1 1 (16.67%) VMware