Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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

Administrator
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 68 74
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 30 39 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.93% 3.05% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.02% 3.10% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 36
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% +10.14% -
10th Percentile £18,500 £19,750 £26,125
90th Percentile £48,075 £46,000 £56,250
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +1.20% +3.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 992 1,259 1,723
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.78% 98.36% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 870 1,083 1,514
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,580 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Kent

Administrator
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Administrator in Kent

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Kent over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Kent

Administrator
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Kent region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
Tunbridge Wells +10 5 £46,500 +3.33% 1
Rochester - 5 £18,500 -
Maidstone -7 4 £38,415 -1.50% 3
Dartford - 4 £37,500 - 1
Folkestone +3 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Sevenoaks - 1 £22,500 -
Stansted - 1 £42,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £41,000 -
Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 Kent region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 13 (43.33%) Finance
4 12 (40.00%) SQL
4 12 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (36.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (33.33%) Clustering
7 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (26.67%) Power BI
8 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
9 7 (23.33%) ETL
9 7 (23.33%) MySQL
9 7 (23.33%) Replication
9 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (23.33%) Time Management
10 6 (20.00%) Linux
10 6 (20.00%) CRM
10 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 6 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
11 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
11 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
11 5 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (16.67%) Data Entry
11 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (13.33%) Data Visualisation

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project Server
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (3.33%) Abaqus
4 1 (3.33%) Acrobat
4 1 (3.33%) Mathcad
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.33%) Office 365
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
1 3 (10.00%) LAN
1 3 (10.00%) WAN
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (3.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (26.67%) Power BI
5 7 (23.33%) MySQL
5 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
8 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Automotive
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) SailPoint
2 1 (3.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Clustering
2 7 (23.33%) Replication
3 6 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.00%) Linux
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.00%) Unix
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (6.67%) Debian
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (23.33%) ETL
2 7 (23.33%) Time Management
3 6 (20.00%) CRM
4 5 (16.67%) Data Entry
5 4 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (13.33%) Dashboard Development
5 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 4 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (13.33%) Migration
5 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (13.33%) Visualisation
6 3 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.67%) Information Security
7 2 (6.67%) Resource Management
8 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
8 1 (3.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) DBS Check
1 3 (10.00%) MCSE
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (3.33%) MCSA
3 1 (3.33%) RHCE
3 1 (3.33%) RHCSA
3 1 (3.33%) VCAP
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.00%) HP
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) Varonis
4 2 (6.67%) Veeam
4 2 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) Aastra
5 1 (3.33%) Adobe
5 1 (3.33%) Percona
5 1 (3.33%) ProCurve
5 1 (3.33%) Sage
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.33%) Sophos