Period
to 17 October 2021

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 October 2021.

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
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 320 201 228
Rank change year-on-year -119 +27 -45
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 531 317 881
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.06% 1.64% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.75% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 447 288 760
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £30,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £49,971
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.06% -0.06%
75th Percentile £63,125 £70,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £74,250 £80,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.10% +7.06% -

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 44,764 18,094 51,990
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 89.45% 93.52% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 30,722 15,338 42,795
10th Percentile £41,000 £41,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £63,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +7.14% +5.00%
75th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +4.00%

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 17 October 2021.

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 17 October 2021. 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 -70 59 £50,000 -2.91% 42
West London -60 43 £57,500 +27.78% 21
South London -37 11 £42,500 -18.27% 4
East London - 10 £51,250 - 19
North London - 6 £32,500 - 3
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, 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.

1 146 (27.50%) Social Skills
2 144 (27.12%) Microsoft
3 141 (26.55%) Finance
4 138 (25.99%) Salesforce.com
5 124 (23.35%) Windows
6 115 (21.66%) SQL
7 104 (19.59%) Azure
8 96 (18.08%) Linux
9 92 (17.33%) Active Directory
10 90 (16.95%) Microsoft 365
11 76 (14.31%) Windows Server
12 75 (14.12%) ITIL
13 69 (12.99%) SQL Server
14 68 (12.81%) PowerShell
15 62 (11.68%) AWS
16 60 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
17 59 (11.11%) Oracle
18 54 (10.17%) Firewall
19 52 (9.79%) DevOps
20 51 (9.60%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
20 51 (9.60%) Problem-Solving
21 50 (9.42%) CRM
22 49 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
23 48 (9.04%) Disaster Recovery
23 48 (9.04%) Marketing
24 44 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
25 43 (8.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 41 (7.72%) VMware
26 41 (7.72%) Requirements Gathering
27 40 (7.53%) Dynamics 365

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 32 (6.03%) SharePoint
2 23 (4.33%) Tomcat
3 18 (3.39%) IIS
4 7 (1.32%) Apache
5 6 (1.13%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.56%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.56%) CMS
6 3 (0.56%) Confluence
6 3 (0.56%) WordPress
7 2 (0.38%) nginx
7 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.19%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (4.14%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (3.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.32%) Siemens NX
4 2 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 14 (2.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 13 (2.45%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (1.88%) NetSuite
3 10 (1.88%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (1.32%) Teamcenter
5 4 (0.75%) Maximo
6 3 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.56%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.38%) Magento
7 2 (0.38%) Raiser's Edge
7 2 (0.38%) Sage 300 ERP
7 2 (0.38%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.19%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (0.19%) Remedy AR System
8 1 (0.19%) Shopify
8 1 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 104 (19.59%) Azure
2 90 (16.95%) Microsoft 365
3 62 (11.68%) AWS
4 51 (9.60%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 40 (7.53%) Dynamics 365
6 38 (7.16%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 29 (5.46%) Power Platform
8 23 (4.33%) Azure Active Directory
9 22 (4.14%) Force.com
10 20 (3.77%) SaaS
11 19 (3.58%) Amazon EC2
12 16 (3.01%) GCP
13 15 (2.82%) Azure Storage
14 13 (2.45%) Power Automate
15 12 (2.26%) IaaS
15 12 (2.26%) PowerApps
16 10 (1.88%) Amazon S3
16 10 (1.88%) Cloudflare
16 10 (1.88%) Mimecast
16 10 (1.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (10.17%) Firewall
2 31 (5.84%) DNS
3 30 (5.65%) LAN
4 28 (5.27%) SAN
4 28 (5.27%) WAN
5 19 (3.58%) VoIP
6 13 (2.45%) TCP/IP
7 12 (2.26%) DHCP
7 12 (2.26%) SSL
7 12 (2.26%) VPN
8 7 (1.32%) Network Security
9 6 (1.13%) Unified Communications
10 5 (0.94%) Wireless
11 4 (0.75%) Multicast
12 3 (0.56%) BGP
12 3 (0.56%) FIX Connectivity
12 3 (0.56%) Internet
12 3 (0.56%) Intranet
12 3 (0.56%) OSPF
12 3 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 43 (8.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (6.40%) MySQL
4 27 (5.08%) Oracle Database
4 27 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 27 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (4.33%) Power BI
6 19 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (3.01%) MongoDB
7 16 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (2.45%) Tableau
9 12 (2.26%) Azure SQL Database
10 11 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (1.51%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (0.94%) MS Access
12 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2019
13 4 (0.75%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.75%) Tableau Server
Development Applications
1 24 (4.52%) JIRA
2 22 (4.14%) Eclipse
2 22 (4.14%) Visual Studio
3 15 (2.82%) Git (software)
4 12 (2.26%) Jenkins
5 10 (1.88%) Subversion
6 2 (0.38%) GitLab
7 1 (0.19%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.19%) Toad
General
1 146 (27.50%) Social Skills
2 141 (26.55%) Finance
3 48 (9.04%) Marketing
4 44 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (5.84%) Banking
6 15 (2.82%) Front Office
7 14 (2.64%) Law
8 13 (2.45%) Organisational Skills
9 12 (2.26%) General Ledger
9 12 (2.26%) Retail
10 11 (2.07%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.51%) Advertising
12 7 (1.32%) Telecoms
13 5 (0.94%) Documentation Skills
13 5 (0.94%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.94%) Legal
13 5 (0.94%) Presentation Skills
14 4 (0.75%) Games
14 4 (0.75%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 4 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.45%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (1.88%) Web Services
2 10 (1.88%) XML
3 9 (1.69%) .NET
3 9 (1.69%) HTML
4 7 (1.32%) JSON
5 5 (0.94%) CSS
5 5 (0.94%) EDI
5 5 (0.94%) Middleware
5 5 (0.94%) SAML
6 4 (0.75%) LAMP
6 4 (0.75%) Visualforce
7 3 (0.56%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.38%) XML Schema
8 2 (0.38%) XSL
9 1 (0.19%) MDX
9 1 (0.19%) Node.js
9 1 (0.19%) REST
9 1 (0.19%) RESTful
9 1 (0.19%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 24 (4.52%) Management Information System
2 22 (4.14%) Analytical Mindset
3 16 (3.01%) Clustering
4 14 (2.64%) Data Centre
5 13 (2.45%) FMCG
6 11 (2.07%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (1.88%) User Experience
8 9 (1.69%) Replication
8 9 (1.69%) Tandem
9 7 (1.32%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.94%) CMDB
12 4 (0.75%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.56%) Enterprise Cloud
13 3 (0.56%) Eurex
13 3 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.56%) Learning Management System
13 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Licensing
14 2 (0.38%) EPoS
14 2 (0.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 124 (23.35%) Windows
2 96 (18.08%) Linux
3 76 (14.31%) Windows Server
4 36 (6.78%) Unix
5 16 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (2.45%) Windows 10
7 12 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (2.26%) Windows Server 2019
8 9 (1.69%) Windows Server 2016
9 8 (1.51%) Ubuntu
10 6 (1.13%) CentOS
10 6 (1.13%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (0.94%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.75%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.75%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.38%) Android
13 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (14.12%) ITIL
2 60 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
3 52 (9.79%) DevOps
4 51 (9.60%) Problem-Solving
5 50 (9.42%) CRM
6 49 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (9.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 41 (7.72%) Requirements Gathering
9 38 (7.16%) Configuration Management
10 35 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 34 (6.40%) Fintech
12 33 (6.21%) User Stories
13 31 (5.84%) Service Delivery
14 30 (5.65%) Performance Tuning
14 30 (5.65%) User Acceptance Testing
15 29 (5.46%) ERP
15 29 (5.46%) High Availability
15 29 (5.46%) Mentoring
16 28 (5.27%) Migration
17 27 (5.08%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (21.66%) SQL
2 68 (12.81%) PowerShell
3 34 (6.40%) Python
4 28 (5.27%) Apex Code
5 27 (5.08%) Bash Shell
6 25 (4.71%) Shell Script
7 14 (2.64%) Java
8 11 (2.07%) JavaScript
9 10 (1.88%) SOQL
10 9 (1.69%) C
11 7 (1.32%) Ada
11 7 (1.32%) Perl
11 7 (1.32%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.13%) PHP
12 6 (1.13%) Ruby
13 5 (0.94%) Go
14 4 (0.75%) C#
15 3 (0.56%) Scala
16 2 (0.38%) R
16 2 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (6.21%) Degree
2 20 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (2.26%) MCSA
4 12 (2.26%) MCSE
5 9 (1.69%) RHCSA
6 8 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.32%) DBS Check
8 6 (1.13%) Security Cleared
9 5 (0.94%) HNC
9 5 (0.94%) HND
10 4 (0.75%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.75%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.56%) ACCA
11 3 (0.56%) CCNA
11 3 (0.56%) CIMA
11 3 (0.56%) MCITP
11 3 (0.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.65%) QA
2 21 (3.95%) Data Quality
2 21 (3.95%) SLA
3 9 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.69%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.51%) GDPR
5 6 (1.13%) PMO
6 2 (0.38%) Accessibility
6 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 92 (17.33%) Active Directory
2 35 (6.59%) Hyper-V
3 21 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (3.77%) Docker
5 12 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.38%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 2 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.38%) vSphere
7 2 (0.38%) XenApp
7 2 (0.38%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.19%) Ceph
8 1 (0.19%) Firmware
8 1 (0.19%) iptables
8 1 (0.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 28 (5.27%) Puppet
2 17 (3.20%) Terraform
3 15 (2.82%) Ansible
3 15 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (2.64%) Kubernetes
5 13 (2.45%) Nagios
6 11 (2.07%) Grafana
7 8 (1.51%) Microsoft Intune
8 7 (1.32%) Jamf Pro
9 5 (0.94%) Galera Cluster
10 4 (0.75%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 4 (0.75%) FortiGate
10 4 (0.75%) Icinga
10 4 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.75%) SCCM
10 4 (0.75%) Single Sign-On
11 3 (0.56%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.56%) Salt
12 2 (0.38%) Packer
Vendors
1 144 (27.12%) Microsoft
2 138 (25.99%) Salesforce.com
3 59 (11.11%) Oracle
4 41 (7.72%) VMware
5 28 (5.27%) Adobe
6 27 (5.08%) Conga
7 24 (4.52%) Cisco
7 24 (4.52%) SonicWALL
8 23 (4.33%) ServiceNow
9 22 (4.14%) Palo Alto
10 21 (3.95%) Aruba
10 21 (3.95%) Red Hat
11 16 (3.01%) NetApp
12 13 (2.45%) Google
12 13 (2.45%) SAP
13 11 (2.07%) Splunk
14 8 (1.51%) Apple
14 8 (1.51%) DocuSign
14 8 (1.51%) Pardot
14 8 (1.51%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud