Period
to 13 June 2021

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 13 June 2021.

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
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 148 121 162
Rank change year-on-year -27 +41 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 62 85 128
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.42% 2.19% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 2.30% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 45 72 107
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,750 £23,875
25th Percentile £32,000 £27,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.90% -11.49%
75th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £51,885
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £44,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -0.56% +5.88% -

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 4,041 3,697 7,384
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.56% 95.38% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,346 2,821 5,789
10th Percentile £29,489 £26,250 £25,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,802
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,158 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.32% -2.83% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Administrator in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Administrator in the East of England over the 6 months to 13 June 2021.

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 13 June 2021. 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 -1 29 £38,700 -3.25% 5
Cambridgeshire -15 18 £35,000 +27.27% 14
Essex -14 14 £45,000 +18.89% 8
Bedfordshire +3 1 £32,000 -8.57% 4
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 June 2021, 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 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
2 23 (37.10%) Linux
3 21 (33.87%) Social Skills
4 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (24.19%) Windows
6 14 (22.58%) Finance
6 14 (22.58%) Microsoft 365
7 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
8 12 (19.35%) TCP/IP
9 10 (16.13%) SharePoint
9 10 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (14.52%) VPN
11 8 (12.90%) Degree
12 7 (11.29%) Python
12 7 (11.29%) Firmware
12 7 (11.29%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (11.29%) Deadline-Driven
13 6 (9.68%) Server Patching
13 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (9.68%) Red Hat
13 6 (9.68%) Oracle
13 6 (9.68%) VMware
14 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
14 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
14 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Excel
14 5 (8.06%) Docker
15 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
15 4 (6.45%) CentOS
15 4 (6.45%) Jenkins

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 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.23%) Apache
3 2 (3.23%) Confluence
3 2 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (6.45%) Azure
3 2 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.23%) GitHub
3 2 (3.23%) SaaS
3 2 (3.23%) Taleo
4 1 (1.61%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.35%) TCP/IP
2 9 (14.52%) VPN
3 4 (6.45%) Firewall
4 3 (4.84%) Intranet
5 2 (3.23%) Internet
5 2 (3.23%) LAN
5 2 (3.23%) Network Security
5 2 (3.23%) SMTP
5 2 (3.23%) WAN
5 2 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.23%) MariaDB
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.23%) Bundler
2 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (1.61%) Postman
General
1 21 (33.87%) Social Skills
2 14 (22.58%) Finance
3 10 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.23%) Law
4 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.61%) Back Office
5 1 (1.61%) Organisational Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) XML
2 3 (4.84%) CSS
2 3 (4.84%) HTML
3 2 (3.23%) LAMP
3 2 (3.23%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Life Science
2 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.10%) Linux
2 15 (24.19%) Windows
3 4 (6.45%) CentOS
3 4 (6.45%) Ubuntu
4 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.84%) Unix
5 2 (3.23%) Debian
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.29%) Deadline-Driven
1 7 (11.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (9.68%) Server Patching
3 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
4 4 (6.45%) ITIL
5 3 (4.84%) DevOps
5 3 (4.84%) ERP
5 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (3.23%) CRM
6 2 (3.23%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.23%) Machine Learning
6 2 (3.23%) Open Source
6 2 (3.23%) Presales
6 2 (3.23%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (3.23%) Service Management
6 2 (3.23%) Task Automation
6 2 (3.23%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (3.23%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) Python
2 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.84%) Perl
3 3 (4.84%) SQL
4 2 (3.23%) C++
4 2 (3.23%) Java
4 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) CCNA
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.61%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (1.61%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) PMO
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) Firmware
2 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.06%) Docker
4 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.23%) Ansible
2 2 (3.23%) Grafana
2 2 (3.23%) Graylog
2 2 (3.23%) HAProxy
2 2 (3.23%) Icinga
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle
2 6 (9.68%) Red Hat
2 6 (9.68%) VMware
3 3 (4.84%) Cisco
4 2 (3.23%) Juniper
4 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.23%) Sophos
4 2 (3.23%) Veeam
5 1 (1.61%) Google