Period
to 27 May 2020

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

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
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 217 207 197
Rank change year-on-year -10 -10 -34
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 620 984 1,296
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.64% 1.69% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 1.77% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 562 908 1,085
Median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +1.06%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

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 35,783 55,457 66,305
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.41% 95.42% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 29,112 45,252 54,181
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in London

Administrator
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Administrator in London.

Salary trend for Administrator in London

Administrator
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Administrator in London over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

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 27 May 2020. 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 +8 152 £50,000 - 7
West London +27 56 £52,500 - 1
South London -25 17 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North London +5 14 £40,000 +11.11%
East London +6 8 £54,000 +2.86%
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, 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 London region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 218 (35.16%) Windows
2 190 (30.65%) Microsoft
3 175 (28.23%) SQL
4 165 (26.61%) Finance
5 146 (23.55%) Active Directory
6 142 (22.90%) VMware
7 136 (21.94%) SQL Server
7 136 (21.94%) Linux
8 132 (21.29%) ITIL
9 127 (20.48%) Azure
10 111 (17.90%) Windows Server
11 104 (16.77%) AWS
11 104 (16.77%) Office 365
12 101 (16.29%) PowerShell
13 100 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
14 95 (15.32%) DevOps
15 82 (13.23%) Problem-Solving
16 77 (12.42%) Degree
17 70 (11.29%) Change Management
17 70 (11.29%) Salesforce.com
18 69 (11.13%) Ansible
19 66 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
20 65 (10.48%) Disaster Recovery
21 64 (10.32%) SCCM
22 62 (10.00%) Python
23 55 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
24 53 (8.55%) Citrix
24 53 (8.55%) Red Hat
25 49 (7.90%) Migration
26 48 (7.74%) Performance Tuning

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 39 (6.29%) SharePoint
2 36 (5.81%) MS Exchange
3 30 (4.84%) Confluence
4 26 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (2.58%) IIS
6 11 (1.77%) Skype for Business
7 6 (0.97%) nginx
8 5 (0.81%) Apache
8 5 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.65%) CMS
10 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.16%) Apache Airflow
11 1 (0.16%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.16%) SAS
11 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 39 (6.29%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.13%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 16 (2.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 10 (1.61%) NetSuite
3 8 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.48%) Shopify
6 2 (0.32%) JDE OneWorld
6 2 (0.32%) R3 Corda
6 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.16%) Magento
7 1 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 127 (20.48%) Azure
2 104 (16.77%) AWS
2 104 (16.77%) Office 365
3 37 (5.97%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 32 (5.16%) Dynamics 365
5 30 (4.84%) Power Platform
6 29 (4.68%) GCP
7 24 (3.87%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 19 (3.06%) Azure Data Factory
8 19 (3.06%) SaaS
9 18 (2.90%) IaaS
10 16 (2.58%) Azure Active Directory
10 16 (2.58%) PaaS
11 13 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (1.29%) G Suite
13 6 (0.97%) OneDrive
13 6 (0.97%) PowerApps
14 4 (0.65%) Mimecast
14 4 (0.65%) Sage Pay
14 4 (0.65%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 46 (7.42%) DNS
2 44 (7.10%) Firewall
3 41 (6.61%) TCP/IP
4 24 (3.87%) DHCP
5 20 (3.23%) SAN
6 19 (3.06%) LAN
6 19 (3.06%) Skype
7 16 (2.58%) BGP
7 16 (2.58%) VPN
8 15 (2.42%) WAN
9 12 (1.94%) VLAN
9 12 (1.94%) VoIP
10 9 (1.45%) NAS
11 8 (1.29%) Internet
12 7 (1.13%) Intranet
12 7 (1.13%) Network Security
12 7 (1.13%) PBX
12 7 (1.13%) SSH
12 7 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (0.97%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (21.94%) SQL Server
2 41 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (5.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 29 (4.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (4.19%) MySQL
5 26 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (3.71%) SQL Server 2016
7 20 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (3.23%) DB2
7 20 (3.23%) Power BI
8 18 (2.90%) Data Lake
9 17 (2.74%) Relational Database
10 15 (2.42%) Azure SQL Database
11 14 (2.26%) MongoDB
12 13 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (1.61%) OLAP
14 9 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (1.45%) NoSQL
14 9 (1.45%) Oracle Database
15 8 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 37 (5.97%) JIRA
2 15 (2.42%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.94%) Jenkins
4 10 (1.61%) Bitbucket
5 8 (1.29%) GitLab
6 4 (0.65%) Subversion
7 3 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.16%) FishEye
8 1 (0.16%) Postman
8 1 (0.16%) Redmine
8 1 (0.16%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.16%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.16%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 165 (26.61%) Finance
2 32 (5.16%) Marketing
3 24 (3.87%) Banking
4 17 (2.74%) Legal
5 16 (2.58%) Law
6 15 (2.42%) Retail
7 14 (2.26%) Advertising
8 11 (1.77%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.97%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.81%) Public Sector
11 2 (0.32%) Front Office
11 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Automotive
12 1 (0.16%) Back Office
12 1 (0.16%) Billing
12 1 (0.16%) Games
12 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.16%) Publishing
12 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.32%) .NET
2 26 (4.19%) XML
3 21 (3.39%) Visualforce
4 11 (1.77%) Web Services
5 9 (1.45%) LAMP
6 8 (1.29%) Middleware
7 7 (1.13%) Elastic Stack
7 7 (1.13%) HTML
7 7 (1.13%) LDAP
8 6 (0.97%) CSS
9 5 (0.81%) Ajax
10 4 (0.65%) 802.1X
10 4 (0.65%) DHTML
10 4 (0.65%) Flash
10 4 (0.65%) MEAN Stack
10 4 (0.65%) Node.js
11 3 (0.48%) FIX Protocol
11 3 (0.48%) ZeroMQ
12 2 (0.32%) JSON
12 2 (0.32%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 55 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (6.77%) Data Centre
3 32 (5.16%) Management Information System
4 28 (4.52%) Self-Motivation
5 20 (3.23%) Public Cloud
5 20 (3.23%) Replication
6 17 (2.74%) Hedge funds
7 16 (2.58%) AS400
7 16 (2.58%) Clustering
7 16 (2.58%) iSeries
7 16 (2.58%) Reinsurance
8 13 (2.10%) EMC VNX
9 11 (1.77%) Linux Command Line
10 9 (1.45%) User Experience
11 6 (0.97%) CMDB
12 5 (0.81%) PKI
12 5 (0.81%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.65%) Fibre Optics
13 4 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 218 (35.16%) Windows
2 136 (21.94%) Linux
3 111 (17.90%) Windows Server
4 44 (7.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (5.48%) Ubuntu
5 34 (5.48%) Windows Server 2016
6 27 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (4.35%) Unix
7 20 (3.23%) CentOS
8 15 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (1.77%) Windows Server 2019
10 10 (1.61%) Android
10 10 (1.61%) Solaris
10 10 (1.61%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (0.97%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.81%) Debian
13 4 (0.65%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (21.29%) ITIL
2 95 (15.32%) DevOps
3 82 (13.23%) Problem-Solving
4 70 (11.29%) Change Management
5 66 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (10.48%) Disaster Recovery
7 49 (7.90%) Migration
8 48 (7.74%) Performance Tuning
9 45 (7.26%) CRM
10 42 (6.77%) Computer Science
11 41 (6.61%) Service Management
12 39 (6.29%) High Availability
13 38 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
14 31 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
15 30 (4.84%) Project Management
15 30 (4.84%) Virtual Environments
16 29 (4.68%) Server Hardening
17 27 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 26 (4.19%) Workflow
19 23 (3.71%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 175 (28.23%) SQL
2 101 (16.29%) PowerShell
3 62 (10.00%) Python
4 42 (6.77%) JavaScript
5 39 (6.29%) Bash Shell
6 37 (5.97%) Java
7 32 (5.16%) Shell Script
8 30 (4.84%) T-SQL
9 28 (4.52%) Ruby
10 25 (4.03%) Apex Code
11 24 (3.87%) Go
11 24 (3.87%) Groovy
11 24 (3.87%) Scala
12 16 (2.58%) RPG
13 15 (2.42%) Perl
14 12 (1.94%) C#
15 8 (1.29%) PHP
16 5 (0.81%) Korn
16 5 (0.81%) VB
17 4 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 77 (12.42%) Degree
2 33 (5.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (5.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (5.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (2.90%) MCSA
5 17 (2.74%) MCSE
6 15 (2.42%) Citrix Certification
7 13 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (1.77%) CCNA
9 7 (1.13%) CCA
9 7 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.97%) RHCE
11 4 (0.65%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.65%) MCITP
12 3 (0.48%) CCNP
12 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.48%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.32%) CCIE
13 2 (0.32%) MCP
13 2 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.71%) SLA
2 11 (1.77%) GDPR
3 7 (1.13%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.13%) QA
4 6 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.81%) PMO
System Software
1 146 (23.55%) Active Directory
2 100 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (5.97%) XenApp
4 33 (5.32%) Terminal Server
5 32 (5.16%) Hyper-V
6 30 (4.84%) XenDesktop
7 22 (3.55%) Docker
8 19 (3.06%) Virtual Machines
9 17 (2.74%) vSphere
10 13 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (1.77%) VirtualBox
12 9 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
13 7 (1.13%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.81%) LXC
15 3 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
16 2 (0.32%) Firmware
16 2 (0.32%) NFS
16 2 (0.32%) UAG
16 2 (0.32%) vCloud
17 1 (0.16%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 69 (11.13%) Ansible
2 64 (10.32%) SCCM
3 45 (7.26%) Terraform
4 37 (5.97%) SCOM
5 30 (4.84%) Puppet
6 13 (2.10%) Avamar
6 13 (2.10%) Kubernetes
7 8 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (1.13%) Red Hat Satellite
9 6 (0.97%) Jamf Pro
9 6 (0.97%) Nagios
9 6 (0.97%) vCenter Server
10 5 (0.81%) PowerCLI
11 4 (0.65%) AirWatch
11 4 (0.65%) Icinga
11 4 (0.65%) Kibana
11 4 (0.65%) logstash
11 4 (0.65%) WSUS
12 3 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (0.48%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 190 (30.65%) Microsoft
2 142 (22.90%) VMware
3 70 (11.29%) Salesforce.com
4 53 (8.55%) Citrix
4 53 (8.55%) Red Hat
5 42 (6.77%) ServiceNow
6 27 (4.35%) EMC
7 23 (3.71%) Oracle
8 21 (3.39%) Cisco
8 21 (3.39%) Pardot
9 19 (3.06%) AppDynamics
10 17 (2.74%) CommVault
11 16 (2.58%) Google
11 16 (2.58%) HP
12 13 (2.10%) Dell
13 12 (1.94%) SAP
14 11 (1.77%) LogicMonitor
15 10 (1.61%) SonicWALL
16 8 (1.29%) Adobe
16 8 (1.29%) Sybase