Period
to 19 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 169 131 123
Rank change year-on-year -38 -8 -36
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 163 289 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.73% 2.43% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 2.51% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 124 246 251
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,925 £57,500 £52,500
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 9,140 11,502 12,025
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.15% 96.82% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6,909 9,427 9,901
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +1.12%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 -28 63 £30,000 -14.29% 14
Cambridgeshire +39 52 £36,250 -2.03% 7
Bedfordshire -3 21 £40,000 +23.08% 5
Essex -28 10 £38,250 -15.00% 7
Suffolk +5 9 £35,000 -6.67% 4
Norfolk -6 8 £30,033 -33.26% 3
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 65 (39.88%) Microsoft
2 54 (33.13%) Windows
3 52 (31.90%) Linux
4 43 (26.38%) SQL
5 40 (24.54%) Firewall
6 36 (22.09%) SQL Server
6 36 (22.09%) Active Directory
7 33 (20.25%) Windows Server
8 27 (16.56%) Microsoft Excel
9 25 (15.34%) Performance Tuning
10 24 (14.72%) VMware
11 23 (14.11%) Microsoft Office
12 22 (13.50%) Finance
12 22 (13.50%) Office 365
13 21 (12.88%) Replication
13 21 (12.88%) Amazon AWS
14 20 (12.27%) Microsoft Azure
14 20 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (11.66%) CentOS
15 19 (11.66%) Disaster Recovery
16 18 (11.04%) Problem-Solving
17 17 (10.43%) DevOps
17 17 (10.43%) ITIL
17 17 (10.43%) VLAN
18 16 (9.82%) Bash Shell
18 16 (9.82%) High Availability
18 16 (9.82%) Oracle
19 15 (9.20%) Configuration Management
19 15 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
19 15 (9.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 8 (4.91%) MS Exchange
1 8 (4.91%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.68%) Confluence
3 5 (3.07%) Apache
3 5 (3.07%) Apache Pig
3 5 (3.07%) Apache Solr
3 5 (3.07%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.07%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.07%) SAS
4 4 (2.45%) IIS
5 3 (1.84%) nginx
6 2 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.23%) WordPress
7 1 (0.61%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (16.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (14.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.23%) Odoo
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.61%) HFM
3 1 (0.61%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.61%) Maximo
3 1 (0.61%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.50%) Office 365
2 21 (12.88%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (12.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.84%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.23%) IaaS
5 2 (1.23%) PaaS
6 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (24.54%) Firewall
2 17 (10.43%) VLAN
3 13 (7.98%) DNS
4 10 (6.13%) TCP/IP
5 9 (5.52%) LAN
6 8 (4.91%) SAN
6 8 (4.91%) SSL
7 7 (4.29%) Network Security
7 7 (4.29%) Remote Desktop
7 7 (4.29%) WAN
8 6 (3.68%) DHCP
9 5 (3.07%) Kerberos
10 4 (2.45%) Intranet
10 4 (2.45%) Structured Cabling
10 4 (2.45%) VPN
11 3 (1.84%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.84%) Skype
11 3 (1.84%) Wireless
12 2 (1.23%) Internet
12 2 (1.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.09%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (9.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (7.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.91%) Hadoop
4 8 (4.91%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (4.91%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (4.91%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (4.29%) MySQL
5 7 (4.29%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.07%) Apache Hive
6 5 (3.07%) Apache Zeppelin
6 5 (3.07%) HBase
6 5 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.07%) Power BI
6 5 (3.07%) Redis
6 5 (3.07%) Sqoop
7 4 (2.45%) MariaDB
7 4 (2.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (7.98%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.75%) JIRA
3 9 (5.52%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.68%) Subversion
5 5 (3.07%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.45%) Hudson
7 2 (1.23%) CF BOSH
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
General
1 22 (13.50%) Finance
2 11 (6.75%) Retail
3 10 (6.13%) Marketing
4 8 (4.91%) Automotive
5 4 (2.45%) Legal
5 4 (2.45%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.84%) French Language
6 3 (1.84%) Games
6 3 (1.84%) Greek Language
6 3 (1.84%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.84%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (1.84%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.23%) Billing
8 1 (0.61%) Electronics
8 1 (0.61%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.75%) CSS
2 9 (5.52%) HTML
2 9 (5.52%) Web Services
3 8 (4.91%) LDAP
4 5 (3.07%) ISPF
4 5 (3.07%) Kafka
4 5 (3.07%) SparkR
5 4 (2.45%) Node.js
6 3 (1.84%) Velocity
7 2 (1.23%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.61%) COM
8 1 (0.61%) EDI
8 1 (0.61%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.61%) LAMP
8 1 (0.61%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.88%) Replication
2 10 (6.13%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.13%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (5.52%) Clustering
4 8 (4.91%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.07%) Mainframe
6 5 (3.07%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (2.45%) VLE
8 3 (1.84%) iPad
9 2 (1.23%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.23%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.61%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 54 (33.13%) Windows
2 52 (31.90%) Linux
3 33 (20.25%) Windows Server
4 19 (11.66%) CentOS
5 13 (7.98%) Unix
6 12 (7.36%) Ubuntu
7 11 (6.75%) Windows 10
8 9 (5.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (4.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (4.29%) Debian
10 7 (4.29%) Windows 7
11 5 (3.07%) VMS
12 4 (2.45%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.23%) Fedora
13 2 (1.23%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.23%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.61%) AIX
14 1 (0.61%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (15.34%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (11.66%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (11.04%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (10.43%) DevOps
4 17 (10.43%) ITIL
5 16 (9.82%) High Availability
6 15 (9.20%) Configuration Management
7 12 (7.36%) Coaching
8 11 (6.75%) Migration
9 10 (6.13%) Mathematics
9 10 (6.13%) Server Virtualisation
10 9 (5.52%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (5.52%) Document Management
11 8 (4.91%) ERP
11 8 (4.91%) Information Security
11 8 (4.91%) Load Balancing
12 7 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (4.29%) Process Improvement
13 6 (3.68%) CRM
13 6 (3.68%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 43 (26.38%) SQL
2 16 (9.82%) Bash Shell
3 14 (8.59%) Python
4 12 (7.36%) PowerShell
5 8 (4.91%) Perl
6 7 (4.29%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.07%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.07%) JCL
7 5 (3.07%) REXX
8 4 (2.45%) C
8 4 (2.45%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.23%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.23%) VBScript
10 1 (0.61%) VB
10 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (7.98%) Degree
3 9 (5.52%) MCP
4 6 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (3.07%) MCTS
6 4 (2.45%) Postgraduate
6 4 (2.45%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.45%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.84%) CCNA
7 3 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.23%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.23%) CCAA
8 2 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.23%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.61%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.61%) LPIC
9 1 (0.61%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.91%) SLA
2 4 (2.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) PMO
3 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (22.09%) Active Directory
2 20 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.59%) Docker
3 14 (8.59%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (4.29%) vSphere
5 6 (3.68%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (3.07%) HDFS
6 5 (3.07%) RACF
6 5 (3.07%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.45%) iptables
7 4 (2.45%) Samba
8 3 (1.84%) Ceph
9 2 (1.23%) XenApp
10 1 (0.61%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 13 (7.98%) Puppet
2 6 (3.68%) Ansible
2 6 (3.68%) Nagios
3 5 (3.07%) Ambari
3 5 (3.07%) Hadoop YARN
3 5 (3.07%) Kubernetes
3 5 (3.07%) Oozie
3 5 (3.07%) zSecure
4 2 (1.23%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.23%) Icinga
5 1 (0.61%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.61%) Linux-HA
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.61%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.61%) Salt
5 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 65 (39.88%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.72%) VMware
3 16 (9.82%) Oracle
4 12 (7.36%) Red Hat
5 10 (6.13%) SAP
6 8 (4.91%) Citrix
7 6 (3.68%) Cisco
8 5 (3.07%) Atlassian
9 4 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.84%) Sage
11 2 (1.23%) Cognizant
11 2 (1.23%) Dynatrace
11 2 (1.23%) HP
11 2 (1.23%) New Relic
11 2 (1.23%) Openreach
11 2 (1.23%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.23%) Splunk
12 1 (0.61%) Adaptive Insights
12 1 (0.61%) EMC
12 1 (0.61%) IBM