The median annual salary for an IT Administrator was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

IT Administrator
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 711 754 774
Rank change year-on-year +43 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 151 160 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 142 130 166
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £21,450 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80408 89199 100476
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66182 76019 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Administrator in England

IT Administrator
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for IT Administrator in England

IT Administrator
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Administrator in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Administrator in England

IT Administrator
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +77 45 £30,000 -7.69% 7
London +4 43 £32,500 +15.04% 8
South West +22 15 £22,500 -4.25%
West Midlands +17 12 £31,000 +18.09% 2
East Midlands +14 12 £30,000 +12.14%
East of England -21 12 £32,000 +14.28% 2
Yorkshire +5 7 £37,500 +59.57% 1
North West -47 5 £42,500 +77.08%
IT Administrator
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT 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 England region featuring IT Administrator in the job title.

1 176 (54.15%) Windows
2 123 (37.85%) Active Directory
3 107 (32.92%) Microsoft
4 94 (28.92%) Windows Server
5 89 (27.38%) VMware
6 81 (24.92%) Linux
7 67 (20.62%) Microsoft Office
8 66 (20.31%) Finance
9 64 (19.69%) SQL Server
10 63 (19.38%) DNS
11 60 (18.46%) Degree
11 60 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
12 56 (17.23%) Windows Server 2008
13 52 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 50 (15.38%) Cisco
15 49 (15.08%) MS Exchange
16 47 (14.46%) DHCP
17 45 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
18 42 (12.92%) Firewall
19 41 (12.62%) ITIL
20 37 (11.38%) Computer Science
21 36 (11.08%) SAN
22 35 (10.77%) LAN
22 35 (10.77%) Telecoms
22 35 (10.77%) Virtual Machines
23 34 (10.46%) WAN
24 31 (9.54%) Office 365
25 30 (9.23%) Hyper-V
25 30 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
26 29 (8.92%) SQL

IT Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 49 (15.08%) MS Exchange
2 17 (5.23%) SharePoint
3 14 (4.31%) CMS
3 14 (4.31%) IIS
4 13 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (2.46%) Apache
6 7 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.54%) IBM Domino
8 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.92%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.62%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.62%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.62%) WordPress
10 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.31%) Zimbra
Applications
1 67 (20.62%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (6.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (3.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.62%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.31%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Bankmaster
1 2 (0.62%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.31%) iTrent
2 1 (0.31%) Magento
2 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 31 (9.54%) Office 365
2 17 (5.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.23%) IaaS
5 2 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.62%) PaaS
5 2 (0.62%) SaaS
6 1 (0.31%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.31%) G Suite
6 1 (0.31%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.31%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 63 (19.38%) DNS
2 47 (14.46%) DHCP
3 42 (12.92%) Firewall
4 36 (11.08%) SAN
5 35 (10.77%) LAN
6 34 (10.46%) WAN
7 25 (7.69%) Internet
8 24 (7.38%) VPN
9 22 (6.77%) TCP/IP
10 21 (6.46%) VLAN
11 14 (4.31%) Wireless
12 11 (3.38%) Network Security
13 10 (3.08%) VoIP
14 7 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (1.85%) BGP
15 6 (1.85%) FTP
15 6 (1.85%) HTTP
15 6 (1.85%) HTTPS
15 6 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
15 6 (1.85%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (19.69%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.46%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (2.15%) MySQL
5 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.31%) Power BI
7 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 66 (20.31%) Finance
2 35 (10.77%) Telecoms
3 20 (6.15%) Marketing
4 12 (3.69%) Games
4 12 (3.69%) Legal
5 11 (3.38%) Back Office
5 11 (3.38%) Retail
6 6 (1.85%) Military
7 5 (1.54%) Law
8 4 (1.23%) Advertising
8 4 (1.23%) Banking
9 3 (0.92%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.92%) Billing
9 3 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.62%) German Language
10 2 (0.62%) International Banking
10 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.62%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.85%) POSIX
2 4 (1.23%) LAMP
3 3 (0.92%) .NET
4 2 (0.62%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.62%) COM
4 2 (0.62%) Mason
5 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.31%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.31%) CSS
5 1 (0.31%) HTML
5 1 (0.31%) Middleware
5 1 (0.31%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 45 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (11.38%) Computer Science
3 25 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 19 (5.85%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.23%) CMDB
6 4 (1.23%) NHS
6 4 (1.23%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.23%) Social Media
7 3 (0.92%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.62%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.62%) Clustering
8 2 (0.62%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.62%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.62%) iPhone
8 2 (0.62%) Photography
9 1 (0.31%) Handset
9 1 (0.31%) PDA
9 1 (0.31%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 176 (54.15%) Windows
2 94 (28.92%) Windows Server
3 81 (24.92%) Linux
4 56 (17.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (8.92%) Windows 7
7 24 (7.38%) VxWorks
8 20 (6.15%) Windows 10
9 14 (4.31%) Mac OS X
10 11 (3.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (2.77%) Windows 8
12 8 (2.46%) Unix
13 6 (1.85%) Windows XP
14 5 (1.54%) Android
14 5 (1.54%) CentOS
14 5 (1.54%) Mac OS
14 5 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (1.23%) Debian
15 4 (1.23%) Ubuntu
15 4 (1.23%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (12.62%) ITIL
2 28 (8.62%) Software Engineering
3 26 (8.00%) Software Testing
4 21 (6.46%) Cybersecurity
4 21 (6.46%) Service Delivery
5 19 (5.85%) Incident Management
5 19 (5.85%) Time Management
6 18 (5.54%) Asset Management
7 15 (4.62%) CRM
8 14 (4.31%) Change Management
9 13 (4.00%) Project Management
9 13 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
10 12 (3.69%) Email Marketing
10 12 (3.69%) Service Management
11 11 (3.38%) Logistics
11 11 (3.38%) Matrix Management
11 11 (3.38%) Matrix Organization
11 11 (3.38%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (2.77%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 29 (8.92%) SQL
2 26 (8.00%) C
3 24 (7.38%) C++
3 24 (7.38%) Shell Script
4 16 (4.92%) PowerShell
5 8 (2.46%) Perl
5 8 (2.46%) Python
6 5 (1.54%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.92%) VB
8 2 (0.62%) Delphi
8 2 (0.62%) PHP
8 2 (0.62%) VBScript
9 1 (0.31%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.31%) AWK
9 1 (0.31%) C#
9 1 (0.31%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 60 (18.46%) Degree
2 30 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (8.92%) Security Cleared
4 25 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 15 (4.62%) MCSA
6 9 (2.77%) CCNA
6 9 (2.77%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.85%) MCP
7 6 (1.85%) MCSE
8 5 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.62%) MCDST
10 2 (0.62%) MOS
11 1 (0.31%) CEH
11 1 (0.31%) CISSP
11 1 (0.31%) CompTIA Security+
11 1 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.31%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.31%) SLA
2 4 (1.23%) PMO
3 2 (0.62%) ISO 13485
3 2 (0.62%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.31%) GPG13
4 1 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 123 (37.85%) Active Directory
2 60 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (10.77%) Virtual Machines
4 30 (9.23%) Hyper-V
5 13 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (3.08%) Terminal Services
7 8 (2.46%) Terminal Server
7 8 (2.46%) vSphere
8 5 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.92%) Firmware
9 3 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.92%) XenServer
10 2 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.62%) iptables
10 2 (0.62%) XenApp
11 1 (0.31%) KVM
11 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.31%) Snort
11 1 (0.31%) vCloud
11 1 (0.31%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (8.00%) Ansible
2 12 (3.69%) SCOM
3 11 (3.38%) vCenter Server
4 5 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.54%) Puppet
5 4 (1.23%) SCCM
6 3 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.62%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.62%) Nagios
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.62%) WSUS
8 1 (0.31%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.31%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.31%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.31%) Nessus
8 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.31%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.31%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 107 (32.92%) Microsoft
2 89 (27.38%) VMware
3 50 (15.38%) Cisco
4 16 (4.92%) Citrix
5 11 (3.38%) Apple
5 11 (3.38%) HP
6 9 (2.77%) Dell
7 7 (2.15%) Lotus
8 6 (1.85%) Meraki
8 6 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.85%) Veeam
8 6 (1.85%) Xerox
9 5 (1.54%) Juniper
9 5 (1.54%) Mitel
9 5 (1.54%) SAP
9 5 (1.54%) Sophos
9 5 (1.54%) Vyatta
10 4 (1.23%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.23%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.92%) Aerohive Networks
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