The median annual salary for a IT Administrator was £28,750 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Administrator
UK / England
Rank 645 736 721
Rank change year-on-year +91 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 178 187 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 150 154 176
Median salary £28,750 £27,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +5.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,450 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,750 £27,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year -2.72% +5.76%  

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 76808 93068 95575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64249 78721 78814
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 24 March 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 24 March 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
London +45 52 £31,250 +14.67% 5
South East +70 44 £31,250 +25.00% 7
South West +20 25 £23,500 -14.54% 1
East of England +28 19 £22,102 -36.85% 2
East Midlands +19 19 £25,000 +7.52% 1
West Midlands +27 9 £29,500 -16.90% 6
Yorkshire +12 7 £27,750 +15.62% 1
North West -29 3 £21,000 -30.00% 3
IT Administrator
UK

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 196 (52.69%) Windows
2 164 (44.09%) Microsoft
3 146 (39.25%) Active Directory
4 130 (34.95%) Windows Server
5 93 (25.00%) Linux
6 91 (24.46%) MS Office
7 87 (23.39%) MS Excel
8 84 (22.58%) Finance
9 76 (20.43%) VMware
10 69 (18.55%) ITIL
11 68 (18.28%) MS Exchange
12 66 (17.74%) SQL Server
13 63 (16.94%) Windows Server 2008
14 62 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
15 61 (16.40%) Firewall
16 60 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
17 58 (15.59%) DNS
18 55 (14.78%) Cisco
19 46 (12.37%) Hyper-V
20 45 (12.10%) Degree
21 44 (11.83%) Windows 7
22 40 (10.75%) DHCP
23 39 (10.48%) SAN
23 39 (10.48%) Internet
24 38 (10.22%) LAN
25 36 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
26 34 (9.14%) WAN
26 34 (9.14%) SQL
27 32 (8.60%) TCP/IP
27 32 (8.60%) Service Delivery

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top Related 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 68 (18.28%) MS Exchange
2 28 (7.53%) IIS
3 21 (5.65%) Apache
4 20 (5.38%) SharePoint
5 17 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (2.42%) CMS
8 8 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (1.88%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.34%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.54%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.54%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.27%) Site Server
12 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 91 (24.46%) MS Office
2 87 (23.39%) MS Excel
3 12 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.81%) MS Project
5 2 (0.54%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.27%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.54%) Bankmaster
2 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.27%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.60%) Office 365
2 14 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.69%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.81%) SaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Dropbox
5 1 (0.27%) Force.com
5 1 (0.27%) G Suite
5 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.27%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.27%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 61 (16.40%) Firewall
2 58 (15.59%) DNS
3 40 (10.75%) DHCP
4 39 (10.48%) Internet
4 39 (10.48%) SAN
5 38 (10.22%) LAN
6 34 (9.14%) WAN
7 32 (8.60%) TCP/IP
8 28 (7.53%) Network Security
8 28 (7.53%) VPN
9 21 (5.65%) Wireless
10 17 (4.57%) VoIP
11 16 (4.30%) VLAN
12 14 (3.76%) MPLS
13 11 (2.96%) Intranet
14 7 (1.88%) Ethernet
14 7 (1.88%) HTTP
14 7 (1.88%) Skype
15 6 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (1.61%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.76%) MySQL
3 12 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
4 11 (2.96%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (2.15%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.81%) MS Access
7 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.54%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.27%) Power BI
9 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.27%) Dreamweaver
General
1 84 (22.58%) Finance
2 20 (5.38%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.30%) Marketing
4 15 (4.03%) Retail
5 14 (3.76%) Legal
6 13 (3.49%) Games
6 13 (3.49%) Law
7 10 (2.69%) Advertising
8 6 (1.61%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.08%) Banking
9 4 (1.08%) Billing
10 3 (0.81%) Publishing
11 2 (0.54%) German Language
11 2 (0.54%) International Banking
12 1 (0.27%) Electronics
12 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.96%) .NET
2 8 (2.15%) Web Services
3 6 (1.61%) LAMP
4 3 (0.81%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.81%) Mason
5 2 (0.54%) COM
6 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.27%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.27%) CSS
6 1 (0.27%) EDI
6 1 (0.27%) HTML
6 1 (0.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
1 29 (7.80%) Data Centre
2 26 (6.99%) Computer Science
3 15 (4.03%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.88%) PKI
5 5 (1.34%) CMDB
5 5 (1.34%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (1.34%) Hedge funds
5 5 (1.34%) Social Media
5 5 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.08%) NHS
6 4 (1.08%) Smartphone
7 3 (0.81%) Driving Licence
7 3 (0.81%) Photography
8 2 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.27%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.27%) Clustering
9 1 (0.27%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.27%) Handset
9 1 (0.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 196 (52.69%) Windows
2 130 (34.95%) Windows Server
3 93 (25.00%) Linux
4 63 (16.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 62 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (11.83%) Windows 7
7 24 (6.45%) Windows 10
8 22 (5.91%) Mac OS X
9 18 (4.84%) Unix
10 17 (4.57%) Windows 8
11 12 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (2.15%) Debian
12 8 (2.15%) Ubuntu
13 7 (1.88%) Windows XP
14 6 (1.61%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (1.61%) Solaris
15 5 (1.34%) Apple iOS
16 4 (1.08%) CentOS
16 4 (1.08%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (18.55%) ITIL
2 32 (8.60%) Service Delivery
3 26 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (6.99%) Time Management
4 25 (6.72%) CRM
4 25 (6.72%) Project Management
5 21 (5.65%) Incident Management
5 21 (5.65%) Service Management
5 21 (5.65%) Virtual Environments
6 20 (5.38%) Asset Management
7 18 (4.84%) Change Management
7 18 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (4.57%) Information Security
9 16 (4.30%) Performance Monitoring
10 14 (3.76%) ITSM
11 13 (3.49%) Data Analysis
11 13 (3.49%) Load Balancing
12 11 (2.96%) Security Operations
13 10 (2.69%) Matrix Management
13 10 (2.69%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 34 (9.14%) SQL
2 21 (5.65%) PowerShell
3 12 (3.23%) Python
4 9 (2.42%) Perl
4 9 (2.42%) VB
4 9 (2.42%) VBScript
5 7 (1.88%) C#
6 5 (1.34%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.08%) C
7 4 (1.08%) C++
8 3 (0.81%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.81%) Java
9 2 (0.54%) PHP
10 1 (0.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 45 (12.10%) Degree
2 36 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (7.53%) CCNA
3 28 (7.53%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (4.84%) MCSE
5 12 (3.23%) Security Cleared
6 11 (2.96%) MCSA
7 10 (2.69%) MCP
8 9 (2.42%) CISSP
9 8 (2.15%) CISM
9 8 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.88%) MCITP
11 5 (1.34%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.08%) CCNP
13 3 (0.81%) MCDST
14 1 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.27%) MCTS
14 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.27%) PMP
14 1 (0.27%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.03%) SLA
2 9 (2.42%) PCI DSS
2 9 (2.42%) PMO
3 2 (0.54%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.54%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.27%) GPG13
4 1 (0.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 146 (39.25%) Active Directory
2 60 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (12.37%) Hyper-V
4 18 (4.84%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (2.96%) XenServer
6 10 (2.69%) Terminal Services
7 8 (2.15%) Terminal Server
8 7 (1.88%) VMware ESX
9 5 (1.34%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (1.34%) XenApp
10 4 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.81%) Firmware
11 3 (0.81%) vSphere
11 3 (0.81%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.54%) iptables
13 1 (0.27%) KVM
13 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (4.03%) SCOM
2 11 (2.96%) WSUS
3 10 (2.69%) SCCM
4 7 (1.88%) Nessus
5 6 (1.61%) Puppet
6 5 (1.34%) Ansible
6 5 (1.34%) Backup Exec
6 5 (1.34%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (1.34%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (1.34%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.08%) AirWatch
7 4 (1.08%) Malwarebytes
7 4 (1.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (1.08%) WhatsUp Gold
8 3 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.81%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.54%) Nagios
10 1 (0.27%) EMC VPLEX
10 1 (0.27%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 164 (44.09%) Microsoft
2 76 (20.43%) VMware
3 55 (14.78%) Cisco
4 29 (7.80%) Citrix
5 12 (3.23%) HP
6 11 (2.96%) Apple
7 10 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (2.42%) Avaya
9 8 (2.15%) Mitel
10 7 (1.88%) Dell
10 7 (1.88%) Juniper
10 7 (1.88%) WatchGuard
11 6 (1.61%) ProCurve
11 6 (1.61%) Qualys
12 5 (1.34%) Motorola
12 5 (1.34%) Ruckus Wireless
12 5 (1.34%) Sage
12 5 (1.34%) ServiceNow
12 5 (1.34%) Trapeze
12 5 (1.34%) Vyatta
South East London
Futureheads Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Webrecruit
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Personalised training plan + free fr
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + health + pension + 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
aap3
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
South East
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Exclusive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Opus Energy
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 4 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
East & North Hertfordshire Nhs Trust
Salary: From £31,383 to £41,373 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
itecopeople
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Sal neg on experience and Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £0 - 18k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
South East London
Mary Evans Picture Library Ltd
Salary: Negotiable, depending on experience.
Posted: 10 days ago
Fleet
Mint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £14k - 16k per year
Posted: 25 days ago