The median annual salary for an Administrator was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 40 35
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 8 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 3.85% 1.43% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.90% 1.46% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 5
Median salary £51,250 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.88% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester. 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
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 205 206 160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 98.56% 98.10% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 182 187 138
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +63.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester that featured Administrator in the job title.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Colchester

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 21 (87.50%) Linux
2 19 (79.17%) Red Hat
3 18 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 18 (75.00%) Capacity Management
4 17 (70.83%) Windows
5 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
6 12 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (50.00%) Service Delivery
6 12 (50.00%) Data Management
7 11 (45.83%) VMware
8 10 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (41.67%) Oracle
9 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
9 9 (37.50%) LDAP
9 9 (37.50%) Documentum
9 9 (37.50%) Kerberos
9 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
9 9 (37.50%) Degree
9 9 (37.50%) vSphere
9 9 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (29.17%) SCCM
12 6 (25.00%) SCOM
12 6 (25.00%) Fat Client
12 6 (25.00%) NetBackup
12 6 (25.00%) Thin Client
12 6 (25.00%) Symantec
12 6 (25.00%) Citrix
12 6 (25.00%) Data Centre

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 9 (37.50%) Documentum
2 3 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Zimbra
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Kerberos
1 9 (37.50%) LDAP
2 3 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) IPsec
3 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.17%) OpenVPN
3 1 (4.17%) PBX
3 1 (4.17%) Softphone
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 6 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Linux
2 17 (70.83%) Windows
3 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 10 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Capacity Management
1 18 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 12 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 12 (50.00%) Data Management
2 12 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.17%) Security Management
3 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
3 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) vSphere
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) SCCM
2 6 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 6 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Red Hat
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 10 (41.67%) Oracle
4 6 (25.00%) Citrix
4 6 (25.00%) Symantec
5 4 (16.67%) NetApp
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.17%) Apple
7 1 (4.17%) Dell
7 1 (4.17%) HP
7 1 (4.17%) Open-E
7 1 (4.17%) Veeam