Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 120 88
Rank change year-on-year -17 -32 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 263 323 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.20% 2.44% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 2.53% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 220 264 410
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% -0.39%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,825 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £53,750
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 11540 12765 14852
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.41% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9482 10596 12302
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +2 106 £32,500 -22.62% 5
Cambridgeshire -64 44 £40,000 +16.11% 5
Essex +6 43 £33,000 -15.38% 2
Norfolk +52 42 £45,000 +13.92%
Bedfordshire +8 20 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Suffolk +5 8 £31,000 +3.33% 2
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 East of England region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 111 (42.21%) Windows
2 76 (28.90%) Linux
3 68 (25.86%) Microsoft
4 64 (24.33%) Microsoft Office
4 64 (24.33%) Firewall
5 60 (22.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 58 (22.05%) Active Directory
6 58 (22.05%) Security Cleared
7 53 (20.15%) SQL
8 51 (19.39%) SQL Server
8 51 (19.39%) DV Cleared
9 48 (18.25%) ITIL
9 48 (18.25%) SLA
10 44 (16.73%) Management Information System
11 41 (15.59%) VPN
12 40 (15.21%) VMware
13 39 (14.83%) Unix
13 39 (14.83%) Oracle
14 38 (14.45%) Business Intelligence
15 37 (14.07%) Performance Tuning
16 35 (13.31%) TCP/IP
16 35 (13.31%) Degree
17 34 (12.93%) Finance
18 32 (12.17%) Amazon AWS
19 31 (11.79%) Microsoft Azure
20 30 (11.41%) Puppet
20 30 (11.41%) Office 365
21 29 (11.03%) DHCP
21 29 (11.03%) DNS
21 29 (11.03%) HP

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 23 (8.75%) MS Exchange
2 19 (7.22%) CMS
3 14 (5.32%) SharePoint
4 13 (4.94%) Apache
5 8 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.04%) OpenStack
6 6 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.28%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.90%) IIS
7 5 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.14%) nginx
9 3 (1.14%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.38%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.38%) Zimbra
Applications
1 64 (24.33%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (8.75%) Spreadsheet
3 18 (6.84%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.76%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.76%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.38%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.14%) SAP BPC
1 3 (1.14%) SAP FI
1 3 (1.14%) SAP FI-AP
1 3 (1.14%) SAP FI-AR
1 3 (1.14%) SAP FI-GL
2 2 (0.76%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.38%) Magento
3 1 (0.38%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 32 (12.17%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (11.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (11.41%) Office 365
4 5 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.52%) SaaS
6 2 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.76%) PaaS
6 2 (0.76%) Route 53
6 2 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.38%) IaaS
7 1 (0.38%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 64 (24.33%) Firewall
2 41 (15.59%) VPN
3 35 (13.31%) TCP/IP
4 29 (11.03%) DHCP
4 29 (11.03%) DNS
5 24 (9.13%) LAN
5 24 (9.13%) VLAN
6 23 (8.75%) WAN
7 21 (7.98%) NAS
7 21 (7.98%) SAN
8 19 (7.22%) HTTP
9 18 (6.84%) BGP
9 18 (6.84%) HSRP
9 18 (6.84%) HTTPS
9 18 (6.84%) Intrusion Detection
9 18 (6.84%) OSPF
9 18 (6.84%) SSL
9 18 (6.84%) tcpdump
9 18 (6.84%) Telnet
9 18 (6.84%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (19.39%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.03%) Oracle Database
3 17 (6.46%) Oracle Database 12c
3 17 (6.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (6.46%) SQL Server 2014
4 16 (6.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (4.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (4.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.66%) MySQL
6 7 (2.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (1.52%) Geospatial Data
8 4 (1.52%) GIS
8 4 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.76%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.76%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.38%) Flink
11 1 (0.38%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (1.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.38%) GitLab
3 1 (0.38%) JIRA
3 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.38%) Subversion
3 1 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (12.93%) Finance
2 17 (6.46%) Back Office
2 17 (6.46%) Military
3 14 (5.32%) Electronics
4 11 (4.18%) Marketing
5 7 (2.66%) Games
5 7 (2.66%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.52%) Retail
7 3 (1.14%) Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Automotive
8 1 (0.38%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.84%) POSIX
2 10 (3.80%) HTML
3 9 (3.42%) CSS
4 8 (3.04%) Web Services
5 7 (2.66%) jQuery
6 5 (1.90%) .NET
6 5 (1.90%) CSS3
6 5 (1.90%) HTML5
7 4 (1.52%) REST
7 4 (1.52%) XML
8 3 (1.14%) Mason
9 2 (0.76%) LAMP
9 2 (0.76%) Middleware
10 1 (0.38%) Kafka
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.73%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.56%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.04%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.04%) Replication
4 5 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (1.52%) Clustering
5 4 (1.52%) HP Storage
6 3 (1.14%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.76%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.38%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.38%) Fintech
8 1 (0.38%) FMCG
8 1 (0.38%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 111 (42.21%) Windows
2 76 (28.90%) Linux
3 39 (14.83%) Unix
4 27 (10.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (9.51%) Windows Server
6 18 (6.84%) Ubuntu
7 16 (6.08%) CentOS
8 14 (5.32%) Debian
9 11 (4.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (3.42%) Windows 7
12 8 (3.04%) Windows XP
13 7 (2.66%) AIX
13 7 (2.66%) CoreOS
14 6 (2.28%) Mac OS
15 4 (1.52%) Windows 10
16 3 (1.14%) Solaris
17 1 (0.38%) VyOS
17 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (22.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 48 (18.25%) ITIL
3 38 (14.45%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (14.07%) Performance Tuning
5 28 (10.65%) Software Engineering
6 25 (9.51%) High Availability
7 22 (8.37%) Data Security
7 22 (8.37%) Service Management
8 20 (7.60%) ITSM
8 20 (7.60%) Proactive Management
8 20 (7.60%) Problem Management
9 19 (7.22%) Configuration Management
10 18 (6.84%) Data Encryption
10 18 (6.84%) Network Optimisation
11 17 (6.46%) DevOps
11 17 (6.46%) Document Management
11 17 (6.46%) Security Architecture
12 11 (4.18%) Mathematics
12 11 (4.18%) Migration
13 10 (3.80%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 53 (20.15%) SQL
2 26 (9.89%) PL/SQL
3 22 (8.37%) Python
4 19 (7.22%) Shell Script
5 17 (6.46%) Bash Shell
5 17 (6.46%) PowerShell
6 15 (5.70%) C
7 8 (3.04%) JavaScript
7 8 (3.04%) Perl
7 8 (3.04%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.90%) C#
9 2 (0.76%) Korn
10 1 (0.38%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.38%) Java
10 1 (0.38%) Jython
10 1 (0.38%) Ruby
10 1 (0.38%) Scala
10 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (22.05%) Security Cleared
2 51 (19.39%) DV Cleared
3 35 (13.31%) Degree
4 24 (9.13%) SC Cleared
5 23 (8.75%) CompTIA Security+
5 23 (8.75%) Security+ Certification
6 15 (5.70%) OCP
6 15 (5.70%) Oracle Certification
7 12 (4.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (3.42%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (1.90%) CCNA
9 5 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.90%) MCSA
10 4 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.76%) CCA
11 2 (0.76%) CCAA
11 2 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.38%) CISSP
12 1 (0.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (18.25%) SLA
2 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.38%) PMO
3 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 58 (22.05%) Active Directory
2 26 (9.89%) Hyper-V
3 23 (8.75%) Virtual Servers
4 22 (8.37%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (6.84%) Docker
6 15 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (3.04%) Ceph
8 4 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.14%) iptables
9 3 (1.14%) KVM
9 3 (1.14%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.14%) vSphere
10 2 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.76%) NFS
10 2 (0.76%) Samba
10 2 (0.76%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.76%) XenServer
11 1 (0.38%) Dovecot
11 1 (0.38%) HDFS
11 1 (0.38%) qmail
Systems Management
1 30 (11.41%) Puppet
2 26 (9.89%) Oracle RMAN
3 21 (7.98%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (6.08%) Data Guard
4 16 (6.08%) Kubernetes
5 15 (5.70%) Ansible
6 10 (3.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 9 (3.42%) SCCM
8 8 (3.04%) Salt
9 7 (2.66%) EMC Navisphere
9 7 (2.66%) SCOM
10 6 (2.28%) Grafana
10 6 (2.28%) Munin
10 6 (2.28%) ZABBIX
11 5 (1.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 4 (1.52%) Nagios
13 2 (0.76%) Failover Clustering
14 1 (0.38%) Consul
14 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
14 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 68 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 40 (15.21%) VMware
3 39 (14.83%) Oracle
4 29 (11.03%) HP
5 21 (7.98%) Cisco
6 18 (6.84%) Xerox
7 12 (4.56%) NetApp
7 12 (4.56%) Splunk
8 10 (3.80%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (3.04%) Intel
9 8 (3.04%) SAP
10 7 (2.66%) EMC
10 7 (2.66%) IBM
10 7 (2.66%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.90%) Citrix
11 5 (1.90%) Sophos
12 4 (1.52%) Brocade
12 4 (1.52%) Fortinet
12 4 (1.52%) Meraki
12 4 (1.52%) Veeam