Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in London 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
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 119 112
Rank change year-on-year -65 -7 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 1459 2027 2503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.94% 2.66% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 2.77% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1742 2220
London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,975
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,950 £67,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 71111 73142 84412
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.36% 95.99% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 56006 63190 71627
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in London

Administrator
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Administrator in London

Administrator
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Administrator in London

Administrator
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the London 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
Central London -26 282 £47,500 - 25
West London -22 119 £37,500 -11.76% 11
South London -46 27 £40,000 -15.79% 3
East London -12 19 £42,500 +3.03% 3
North London +7 13 £36,000 -2.70% 2
Administrator
England

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

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 London region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 547 (37.49%) Linux
2 463 (31.73%) Windows
3 428 (29.34%) Finance
4 378 (25.91%) Microsoft
5 362 (24.81%) SQL
6 330 (22.62%) SQL Server
7 299 (20.49%) VMware
8 253 (17.34%) Active Directory
9 241 (16.52%) DevOps
9 241 (16.52%) Windows Server
10 216 (14.80%) PowerShell
11 196 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 196 (13.43%) Firewall
12 192 (13.16%) Banking
13 188 (12.89%) Puppet
14 187 (12.82%) ITIL
15 182 (12.47%) Python
16 180 (12.34%) Ansible
17 170 (11.65%) Red Hat
18 166 (11.38%) DNS
19 163 (11.17%) Amazon AWS
20 156 (10.69%) Bash Shell
20 156 (10.69%) Agile Software Development
21 153 (10.49%) SharePoint
21 153 (10.49%) Degree
22 152 (10.42%) MySQL
23 146 (10.01%) Salesforce.com
24 143 (9.80%) Configuration Management
25 133 (9.12%) CentOS
26 131 (8.98%) CRM

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 153 (10.49%) SharePoint
2 115 (7.88%) Apache
3 107 (7.33%) MS Exchange
4 94 (6.44%) IIS
5 69 (4.73%) nginx
6 46 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 36 (2.47%) Tomcat
8 27 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 25 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
9 25 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
10 23 (1.58%) IBM Notes
11 22 (1.51%) SharePoint Server
12 16 (1.10%) WebLogic
12 16 (1.10%) WebSphere
13 12 (0.82%) OpenStack
13 12 (0.82%) Skype for Business
14 11 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
16 9 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
17 8 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 71 (4.87%) Microsoft Office
2 58 (3.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (0.69%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.069%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.069%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 36 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 19 (1.30%) NetSuite
4 11 (0.75%) HFM
4 11 (0.75%) Unit4 Business World
5 7 (0.48%) Relativity
6 6 (0.41%) JDE OneWorld
6 6 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
8 4 (0.27%) Temenos T24
9 3 (0.21%) Hyperion Planning
10 2 (0.14%) Magento
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.14%) PeopleSoft HCM
10 2 (0.14%) Remedy AR System
10 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.069%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.069%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 163 (11.17%) Amazon AWS
2 127 (8.70%) Office 365
3 98 (6.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (2.19%) SaaS
5 19 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 19 (1.30%) IaaS
6 16 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (0.96%) PaaS
7 14 (0.96%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 13 (0.89%) Amazon S3
9 11 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
10 8 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (0.55%) Mimecast
11 7 (0.48%) Force.com
11 7 (0.48%) OneDrive
12 6 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.41%) FinancialForce
12 6 (0.41%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 4 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (0.27%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 196 (13.43%) Firewall
2 166 (11.38%) DNS
3 117 (8.02%) SAN
4 99 (6.79%) TCP/IP
5 81 (5.55%) LAN
6 73 (5.00%) WAN
7 69 (4.73%) VPN
8 60 (4.11%) DHCP
9 50 (3.43%) Intranet
10 47 (3.22%) Internet
11 44 (3.02%) LDAP
12 41 (2.81%) VLAN
13 38 (2.60%) BGP
14 32 (2.19%) Network Security
15 31 (2.12%) HTTP
16 25 (1.71%) VoIP
17 24 (1.64%) OSPF
18 22 (1.51%) Intrusion Detection
19 21 (1.44%) NAS
20 20 (1.37%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 330 (22.62%) SQL Server
2 152 (10.42%) MySQL
3 120 (8.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 118 (8.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 83 (5.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 65 (4.46%) MongoDB
6 65 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 51 (3.50%) NoSQL
8 46 (3.15%) SQL Server 2014
9 42 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 41 (2.81%) Oracle Database
11 33 (2.26%) MariaDB
12 32 (2.19%) SQL Server 2016
13 31 (2.12%) Hadoop
14 27 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
15 26 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
16 25 (1.71%) Relational Database
17 23 (1.58%) Oracle Database 12c
18 22 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
19 19 (1.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 66 (4.52%) Git (software)
2 60 (4.11%) Jenkins
3 37 (2.54%) Octopus Deploy
4 34 (2.33%) TeamCity
5 30 (2.06%) JIRA
6 29 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 23 (1.58%) MSBuild
9 12 (0.82%) Vagrant
10 10 (0.69%) Travis CI
11 8 (0.55%) Visual Studio
12 6 (0.41%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.41%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (0.41%) Subversion
13 5 (0.34%) Ant
14 2 (0.14%) GitLab
14 2 (0.14%) PeopleTools
14 2 (0.14%) Visual Studio Team System
15 1 (0.069%) Gitweb
15 1 (0.069%) Hudson
General
1 428 (29.34%) Finance
2 192 (13.16%) Banking
3 61 (4.18%) Marketing
3 61 (4.18%) Telecoms
4 44 (3.02%) Advertising
5 42 (2.88%) Retail
6 38 (2.60%) Law
7 31 (2.12%) Legal
8 30 (2.06%) International Banking
9 27 (1.85%) Manufacturing
10 26 (1.78%) Games
11 18 (1.23%) Electronics
12 17 (1.17%) Investment Banking
13 14 (0.96%) Back Office
14 13 (0.89%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.82%) Publishing
16 4 (0.27%) Front Office
16 4 (0.27%) German Language
16 4 (0.27%) Italian Language
17 3 (0.21%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (6.24%) LAMP
2 77 (5.28%) .NET
3 54 (3.70%) LEMP Stack
4 43 (2.95%) Mason
4 43 (2.95%) Web Services
5 38 (2.60%) HTML
6 35 (2.40%) CSS
7 25 (1.71%) XML
8 24 (1.64%) REST
9 23 (1.58%) Visualforce
10 15 (1.03%) jQuery
11 12 (0.82%) ASP.NET
11 12 (0.82%) Middleware
12 9 (0.62%) 802.1X
12 9 (0.62%) JDBC
13 8 (0.55%) FIX Protocol
14 7 (0.48%) Elastic Stack
15 6 (0.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 5 (0.34%) Node.js
16 5 (0.34%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 108 (7.40%) Clustering
2 89 (6.10%) Data Centre
3 84 (5.76%) Replication
4 81 (5.55%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (4.32%) Management Information System
6 57 (3.91%) Computer Science
7 55 (3.77%) Fintech
8 30 (2.06%) Public Cloud
9 27 (1.85%) User Experience
10 23 (1.58%) Hedge funds
11 20 (1.37%) Digital Media
12 15 (1.03%) CMDB
13 14 (0.96%) PMI
14 13 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
14 13 (0.89%) Private Cloud
15 11 (0.75%) EMC VNX
15 11 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
16 10 (0.69%) Data Structures
16 10 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
16 10 (0.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 547 (37.49%) Linux
2 463 (31.73%) Windows
3 241 (16.52%) Windows Server
4 133 (9.12%) CentOS
5 129 (8.84%) Unix
6 127 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 115 (7.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 114 (7.81%) Ubuntu
9 97 (6.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 56 (3.84%) Windows 7
11 53 (3.63%) Windows 10
12 52 (3.56%) Debian
13 35 (2.40%) Solaris
14 20 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (0.69%) Windows 8
16 9 (0.62%) CoreOS
16 9 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
16 9 (0.62%) Windows XP
17 8 (0.55%) SUSE
17 8 (0.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (16.52%) DevOps
2 187 (12.82%) ITIL
3 156 (10.69%) Agile Software Development
4 143 (9.80%) Configuration Management
5 131 (8.98%) CRM
6 130 (8.91%) High Availability
7 111 (7.61%) Performance Tuning
8 105 (7.20%) Migration
9 97 (6.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 78 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
11 77 (5.28%) Continuous Integration
12 67 (4.59%) E-Commerce
13 66 (4.52%) Service Management
14 55 (3.77%) Task Automation
15 50 (3.43%) Open Source
15 50 (3.43%) Project Management
16 48 (3.29%) Stakeholder Management
17 45 (3.08%) Workflow
18 43 (2.95%) Time Management
19 41 (2.81%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 362 (24.81%) SQL
2 216 (14.80%) PowerShell
3 182 (12.47%) Python
4 156 (10.69%) Bash Shell
5 110 (7.54%) Perl
6 89 (6.10%) PHP
7 66 (4.52%) T-SQL
8 63 (4.32%) Java
9 58 (3.98%) JavaScript
10 48 (3.29%) Shell Script
11 40 (2.74%) Ruby
12 38 (2.60%) Apex Code
13 34 (2.33%) C#
14 32 (2.19%) VB
15 23 (1.58%) PL/SQL
16 19 (1.30%) C
17 13 (0.89%) VBA
18 10 (0.69%) Jython
19 9 (0.62%) Korn
20 8 (0.55%) Go
Qualifications
1 153 (10.49%) Degree
2 91 (6.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (2.06%) MCITP
4 30 (2.06%) MCSE
4 30 (2.06%) RHCE
5 26 (1.78%) CCNA
6 25 (1.71%) CISSP
6 25 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
7 16 (1.10%) CCNP
8 14 (0.96%) PMI Certification
9 13 (0.89%) MCP
10 12 (0.82%) MCSA
11 11 (0.75%) CISM
12 10 (0.69%) CISMP
12 10 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (0.69%) Master's Degree
12 10 (0.69%) RHCSA
13 9 (0.62%) PMP
13 9 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (4.25%) SLA
2 41 (2.81%) ISO 9001
3 30 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 23 (1.58%) QA
5 21 (1.44%) PMO
6 20 (1.37%) Data Quality
7 17 (1.17%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (0.62%) COBIT
10 7 (0.48%) GDPR
11 6 (0.41%) ISAE 3402
12 5 (0.34%) GxP
13 3 (0.21%) GCP
13 3 (0.21%) SSAE 16
14 2 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 253 (17.34%) Active Directory
2 196 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (6.85%) Docker
4 74 (5.07%) Hyper-V
5 51 (3.50%) Virtual Machines
6 45 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
7 43 (2.95%) vSphere
8 39 (2.67%) NFS
9 31 (2.12%) iptables
10 23 (1.58%) XenApp
11 15 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
12 12 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
12 12 (0.82%) XenDesktop
13 11 (0.75%) KVM
14 9 (0.62%) Terminal Server
14 9 (0.62%) XenServer
15 8 (0.55%) ISA Server
15 8 (0.55%) Xen
16 7 (0.48%) LXC
16 7 (0.48%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 188 (12.89%) Puppet
2 180 (12.34%) Ansible
3 94 (6.44%) Opscode Chef
4 75 (5.14%) Nagios
5 53 (3.63%) SCCM
6 46 (3.15%) Kubernetes
7 27 (1.85%) Terraform
8 24 (1.64%) ZABBIX
9 20 (1.37%) CFEngine
9 20 (1.37%) Salt
10 17 (1.17%) Cacti
11 15 (1.03%) NetBackup
12 13 (0.89%) vCenter Server
13 12 (0.82%) Oracle RMAN
13 12 (0.82%) SCOM
14 11 (0.75%) WSUS
15 10 (0.69%) Failover Clustering
16 9 (0.62%) Opsview
16 9 (0.62%) Perfmon
17 8 (0.55%) vRealize
Vendors
1 378 (25.91%) Microsoft
2 299 (20.49%) VMware
3 170 (11.65%) Red Hat
4 146 (10.01%) Salesforce.com
5 121 (8.29%) Oracle
6 109 (7.47%) Cisco
7 55 (3.77%) Citrix
8 48 (3.29%) HP
9 40 (2.74%) Sybase
10 34 (2.33%) SAP
11 32 (2.19%) EMC
12 28 (1.92%) Veeam
13 27 (1.85%) SolarWinds
14 23 (1.58%) Lotus
14 23 (1.58%) RedGate
15 21 (1.44%) Google
16 20 (1.37%) IBM
16 20 (1.37%) SaltStack
17 18 (1.23%) ServiceNow
18 17 (1.17%) F5