Period
to 25 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

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

Administrator
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 106 84
Rank change year-on-year -15 -22 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 317 334 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.55% 2.66% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 2.75% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 269 272 371
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 12,054 12,140 14,493
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.93% 96.60% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9,876 9,892 11,845
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in the East of England

Administrator
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Administrator in the East of England

Administrator
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Administrator in the East of England

Administrator
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the East of England region over the 6 months to 25 February 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
Hertfordshire +23 143 £35,000 -5.41% 11
Essex +22 76 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Cambridgeshire -58 55 £37,000 +5.71% 33
Norfolk +17 19 £45,000 +15.38% 2
Suffolk +17 15 £37,500 +25.00% 8
Bedfordshire -6 9 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Administrator
England

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, 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 East of England region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 115 (36.28%) Microsoft
2 105 (33.12%) SQL
3 100 (31.55%) SQL Server
4 90 (28.39%) Windows
5 87 (27.44%) Business Intelligence
6 80 (25.24%) ITIL
7 78 (24.61%) Linux
8 72 (22.71%) Microsoft Office
9 70 (22.08%) Performance Tuning
10 53 (16.72%) SLA
11 52 (16.40%) T-SQL
12 51 (16.09%) Management Information System
13 50 (15.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 50 (15.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 48 (15.14%) Microsoft Azure
15 47 (14.83%) Security Cleared
16 46 (14.51%) Oracle
17 45 (14.20%) Disaster Recovery
18 44 (13.88%) Service Management
18 44 (13.88%) HP
19 43 (13.56%) Finance
20 42 (13.25%) Problem Management
21 41 (12.93%) Proactive Management
22 40 (12.62%) PowerShell
22 40 (12.62%) Spreadsheet
22 40 (12.62%) ITSM
23 36 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
24 35 (11.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 33 (10.41%) High Availability
25 33 (10.41%) Degree

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 16 (5.05%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.79%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.47%) OpenStack
4 8 (2.52%) CMS
5 4 (1.26%) Apache
5 4 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.63%) nginx
8 1 (0.32%) IIS
8 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.32%) Zimbra
Applications
1 72 (22.71%) Microsoft Office
2 40 (12.62%) Spreadsheet
3 32 (10.09%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (2.21%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (1.26%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.32%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.21%) NetSuite
2 6 (1.89%) SAP BPC
2 6 (1.89%) SAP FI
2 6 (1.89%) SAP FI-AP
2 6 (1.89%) SAP FI-AR
2 6 (1.89%) SAP FI-GL
3 4 (1.26%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.63%) Aareon QL
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 48 (15.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (5.99%) Azure Data Factory
4 16 (5.05%) Office 365
5 2 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.63%) PaaS
5 2 (0.63%) SaaS
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.32%) IaaS
6 1 (0.32%) Route 53
6 1 (0.32%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (9.78%) Firewall
2 28 (8.83%) TCP/IP
3 22 (6.94%) VPN
4 16 (5.05%) LAN
4 16 (5.05%) WAN
5 15 (4.73%) DHCP
5 15 (4.73%) DNS
6 13 (4.10%) SAN
7 11 (3.47%) NAS
8 9 (2.84%) VLAN
9 8 (2.52%) VoIP
10 7 (2.21%) BGP
10 7 (2.21%) FTP
10 7 (2.21%) HTTP
10 7 (2.21%) HTTPS
10 7 (2.21%) Internet
10 7 (2.21%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (2.21%) OSPF
10 7 (2.21%) Wireless
10 7 (2.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (31.55%) SQL Server
2 50 (15.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 50 (15.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (11.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 30 (9.46%) Oracle Database
5 21 (6.62%) NoSQL
6 19 (5.99%) Data Lake
6 19 (5.99%) HDInsight
7 18 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (4.42%) Oracle Database 12c
10 13 (4.10%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (4.10%) Relational Database
11 12 (3.79%) RDBMS
12 10 (3.15%) MySQL
13 9 (2.84%) SQL Server 2014
14 8 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (1.58%) Power BI
15 5 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Git (software)
1 6 (1.89%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.26%) Subversion
3 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.32%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.32%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.32%) Rational Team Concert
4 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.32%) Toad
4 1 (0.32%) Vagrant
General
1 43 (13.56%) Finance
2 13 (4.10%) Electronics
3 12 (3.79%) Games
4 9 (2.84%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.89%) Back Office
5 6 (1.89%) Military
6 5 (1.58%) Marketing
7 4 (1.26%) Advertising
7 4 (1.26%) Law
8 2 (0.63%) Automotive
8 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.21%) POSIX
2 4 (1.26%) LDAP
2 4 (1.26%) WF
3 3 (0.95%) .NET
3 3 (0.95%) Web Services
4 2 (0.63%) HTML
4 2 (0.63%) Mason
4 2 (0.63%) Middleware
4 2 (0.63%) ODBC
4 2 (0.63%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (0.63%) WPF
4 2 (0.63%) XML
5 1 (0.32%) CSS
5 1 (0.32%) Django
5 1 (0.32%) EDI
5 1 (0.32%) jQuery
5 1 (0.32%) JSON
5 1 (0.32%) LAMP
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.32%) React
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.09%) Management Information System
2 28 (8.83%) Replication
3 19 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (5.05%) Data Centre
5 14 (4.42%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.47%) Clustering
7 9 (2.84%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.58%) Digital TV
8 5 (1.58%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.63%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.63%) Video on Demand
12 1 (0.32%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.32%) FMCG
12 1 (0.32%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.32%) Life Science
12 1 (0.32%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.32%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 90 (28.39%) Windows
2 78 (24.61%) Linux
3 33 (10.41%) Ubuntu
4 31 (9.78%) Unix
5 19 (5.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (5.36%) Windows Server
7 14 (4.42%) Debian
7 14 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (4.10%) CentOS
9 12 (3.79%) AIX
9 12 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (3.15%) CoreOS
11 8 (2.52%) Windows 7
12 6 (1.89%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.26%) Windows 10
13 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (27.44%) Business Intelligence
2 80 (25.24%) ITIL
3 70 (22.08%) Performance Tuning
4 45 (14.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 44 (13.88%) Service Management
6 42 (13.25%) Problem Management
7 41 (12.93%) Proactive Management
8 40 (12.62%) ITSM
9 33 (10.41%) High Availability
10 30 (9.46%) Migration
11 25 (7.89%) Configuration Management
12 22 (6.94%) Software Engineering
13 19 (5.99%) Data Virtualisation
14 16 (5.05%) DevOps
15 14 (4.42%) Mathematics
15 14 (4.42%) Open Source
16 13 (4.10%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (3.79%) E-Commerce
17 12 (3.79%) ERP
17 12 (3.79%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 105 (33.12%) SQL
2 52 (16.40%) T-SQL
3 40 (12.62%) PowerShell
4 31 (9.78%) Python
5 26 (8.20%) PL/SQL
6 15 (4.73%) Bash Shell
7 14 (4.42%) Shell Script
8 8 (2.52%) C
9 7 (2.21%) Ruby
10 5 (1.58%) Perl
11 3 (0.95%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.63%) C#
12 2 (0.63%) Java
13 1 (0.32%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 47 (14.83%) Security Cleared
2 33 (10.41%) Degree
3 27 (8.52%) DV Cleared
4 22 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (4.10%) Oracle Certification
6 12 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (3.79%) OCP
7 11 (3.47%) SC Cleared
8 9 (2.84%) CompTIA Security+
9 8 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.58%) CCIE
11 5 (1.58%) CCNA
11 5 (1.58%) CCNP
11 5 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.58%) RHCE
12 4 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.63%) CCAA
13 2 (0.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (16.72%) SLA
2 8 (2.52%) GDPR
3 3 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.63%) QA
5 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.32%) PMO
5 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (8.83%) Active Directory
2 25 (7.89%) Docker
3 13 (4.10%) Ceph
3 13 (4.10%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (4.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (3.15%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (2.52%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.63%) iptables
7 2 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.63%) NFS
7 2 (0.63%) Samba
7 2 (0.63%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.32%) KVM
8 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.32%) Varnish
8 1 (0.32%) vSphere
8 1 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (9.15%) Puppet
2 22 (6.94%) Kubernetes
3 19 (5.99%) Oracle RMAN
4 17 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (5.05%) Ansible
6 14 (4.42%) Data Guard
7 12 (3.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (1.58%) SCCM
9 2 (0.63%) Nagios
9 2 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.32%) Consul
10 1 (0.32%) EMC Navisphere
10 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 1 (0.32%) Grafana
10 1 (0.32%) SCOM
10 1 (0.32%) StatsD
10 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.32%) Terraform
10 1 (0.32%) WSUS
10 1 (0.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 115 (36.28%) Microsoft
2 46 (14.51%) Oracle
3 44 (13.88%) HP
4 32 (10.09%) VMware
5 26 (8.20%) NetApp
6 18 (5.68%) IBM
7 17 (5.36%) Red Hat
8 12 (3.79%) Cisco
9 11 (3.47%) Google
9 11 (3.47%) SAP
10 8 (2.52%) Juniper
11 7 (2.21%) Xerox
12 6 (1.89%) F5
12 6 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.58%) Brocade
13 5 (1.58%) Fortinet
13 5 (1.58%) Intel
13 5 (1.58%) Palo Alto
13 5 (1.58%) Tableau
14 4 (1.26%) WorldPay