Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Administrator
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 84 65
Rank change year-on-year +21 -19 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 44 57 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.14% 2.67% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 2.88% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 38 39 59
Essex median annual salary £33,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% -2.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,525 £26,250 £22,150
90th Percentile £54,000 £55,250 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 1330 1980 2481
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 92.87% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1133 1525 1836
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £23,050 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings that featured Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Essex

Administrator
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Administrator in Essex

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Essex over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Essex

Administrator
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Essex region over the 6 months to 22 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
Colchester +14 7 £32,500 -21.21%
Chelmsford -21 6 £33,500 +3.08% 2
Loughton -7 2 £28,000 -37.78%
Brentwood +25 1 £42,500 -26.09%
Saffron Walden - 1 £35,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £32,500 -
Administrator
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Essex region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 29 (65.91%) SQL
2 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
2 21 (47.73%) Linux
3 20 (45.45%) Oracle
3 20 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (43.18%) Unix
4 19 (43.18%) High Availability
5 15 (34.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (34.09%) Oracle Database 12c
5 15 (34.09%) Oracle Database
5 15 (34.09%) Data Guard
5 15 (34.09%) Oracle RMAN
5 15 (34.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (34.09%) ITIL
5 15 (34.09%) PL/SQL
5 15 (34.09%) OCP
5 15 (34.09%) Oracle Certification
5 15 (34.09%) Shell Script
5 15 (34.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (34.09%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (18.18%) Windows
7 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (18.18%) Office 365
8 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 6 (13.64%) Firewall
10 5 (11.36%) Cisco
10 5 (11.36%) T-SQL

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) Zimbra
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (18.18%) Office 365
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (2.27%) IaaS
3 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Firewall
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.55%) DNS
3 2 (4.55%) SAN
3 2 (4.55%) VLAN
4 1 (2.27%) DHCP
4 1 (2.27%) IPsec
4 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.27%) LAN
4 1 (2.27%) MPLS
4 1 (2.27%) Network Security
4 1 (2.27%) OpenVPN
4 1 (2.27%) PBX
4 1 (2.27%) SMS
4 1 (2.27%) Softphone
4 1 (2.27%) VPN
4 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (47.73%) SQL Server
2 15 (34.09%) Oracle Database
2 15 (34.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 15 (34.09%) Oracle Database 12c
2 15 (34.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 15 (34.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (6.82%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.27%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.27%) HDInsight
5 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
1 1 (2.27%) French Language
1 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Replication
2 3 (6.82%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) Linux
2 19 (43.18%) Unix
3 8 (18.18%) Windows
4 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.27%) CentOS
7 1 (2.27%) Debian
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.27%) VyOS
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (43.18%) High Availability
3 15 (34.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (34.09%) ITIL
4 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.27%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.27%) Creative Thinking
6 1 (2.27%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.27%) Data Virtualisation
6 1 (2.27%) DevOps
6 1 (2.27%) ERP
6 1 (2.27%) Internal Audit
6 1 (2.27%) Migration
6 1 (2.27%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.27%) Security Management
6 1 (2.27%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) SQL
2 15 (34.09%) PL/SQL
2 15 (34.09%) Shell Script
3 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
4 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) OCP
1 15 (34.09%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.09%) MCSA
4 2 (4.55%) CCA
4 2 (4.55%) CCAA
4 2 (4.55%) CCNA
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.27%) MCITP
5 1 (2.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Terminal Services
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.27%) iptables
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) Data Guard
1 15 (34.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (2.27%) Ansible
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.27%) Puppet
3 1 (2.27%) Salt
3 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Oracle
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.36%) Cisco
4 4 (9.09%) Sophos
4 4 (9.09%) VMware
5 3 (6.82%) HP
5 3 (6.82%) Meraki
6 2 (4.55%) Citrix
6 2 (4.55%) Kaseya
6 2 (4.55%) Mitel
6 2 (4.55%) NetApp
7 1 (2.27%) Apple
7 1 (2.27%) Dell
7 1 (2.27%) Epicor
7 1 (2.27%) IFS
7 1 (2.27%) Infor
7 1 (2.27%) Open-E
7 1 (2.27%) Sage
7 1 (2.27%) SAP
7 1 (2.27%) Veeam