Period
to 23 June 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 172 111
Rank change year-on-year -21 -61 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 1,312 1,489 2,350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.87% 2.12% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 2.22% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,083 1,293 2,062
London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.76% +0.53%
10th Percentile £29,250 £29,500 £28,275
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £68,750
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 66,879 67,120 79,019
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.54% 95.46% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 54,534 55,606 68,459
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,600 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.73% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 23 June 2018.

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 23 June 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
Central London -11 334 £50,000 +11.11% 43
West London -1 76 £45,500 +21.33% 28
East London +4 33 £45,000 +5.88% 10
South London -20 26 £42,500 -10.53% 9
North London -3 11 £42,641 +15.25% 3
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 London region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 450 (34.30%) Linux
2 353 (26.91%) Windows
3 339 (25.84%) Finance
4 286 (21.80%) SQL
5 273 (20.81%) SQL Server
6 252 (19.21%) Microsoft
7 217 (16.54%) Active Directory
8 212 (16.16%) VMware
9 200 (15.24%) Salesforce.com
10 185 (14.10%) PowerShell
11 184 (14.02%) Bash Shell
12 177 (13.49%) Amazon AWS
12 177 (13.49%) DevOps
13 170 (12.96%) Ansible
13 170 (12.96%) Python
14 168 (12.80%) Red Hat
15 157 (11.97%) Windows Server
16 155 (11.81%) Puppet
17 154 (11.74%) Oracle
18 150 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
19 143 (10.90%) Firewall
20 138 (10.52%) VMware Infrastructure
21 137 (10.44%) High Availability
22 134 (10.21%) Unix
23 132 (10.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 117 (8.92%) ITIL
25 112 (8.54%) Office 365
26 110 (8.38%) Opscode Chef
26 110 (8.38%) MySQL
26 110 (8.38%) Problem-Solving

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 83 (6.33%) SharePoint
2 71 (5.41%) Apache
3 39 (2.97%) MS Exchange
4 35 (2.67%) IIS
5 34 (2.59%) Tomcat
6 28 (2.13%) CMS
7 21 (1.60%) nginx
8 18 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
8 18 (1.37%) Skype for Business
9 15 (1.14%) OpenStack
9 15 (1.14%) WebLogic
10 12 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (0.76%) Apache Spark
11 10 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.61%) Confluence
13 8 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.46%) Drupal
14 6 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 58 (4.42%) Microsoft Office
2 40 (3.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.15%) Maya
6 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.15%) NUKE
7 1 (0.076%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.076%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.076%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 75 (5.72%) NetSuite
2 37 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.99%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 10 (0.76%) HFM
6 9 (0.69%) SAP Business One
7 8 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.61%) Magento
8 7 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
9 6 (0.46%) Hyperion Planning
10 5 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
10 5 (0.38%) JDE OneWorld
11 4 (0.30%) CODA-Financials
11 4 (0.30%) Infor SunSystems
12 3 (0.23%) Elite 3E
12 3 (0.23%) Relativity
13 2 (0.15%) C-CURE
13 2 (0.15%) JDE EnterpriseOne
13 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
13 2 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 177 (13.49%) Amazon AWS
2 150 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 112 (8.54%) Office 365
4 30 (2.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 26 (1.98%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 18 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 18 (1.37%) SaaS
7 14 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (1.07%) Dynamics 365
8 10 (0.76%) OneDrive
9 9 (0.69%) FinancialForce
10 7 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.53%) Amazon S3
10 7 (0.53%) Force.com
10 7 (0.53%) IaaS
11 6 (0.46%) G Suite
11 6 (0.46%) GitHub
11 6 (0.46%) PaaS
12 5 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (0.30%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 143 (10.90%) Firewall
2 109 (8.31%) DNS
3 80 (6.10%) SAN
4 58 (4.42%) DHCP
5 56 (4.27%) TCP/IP
6 53 (4.04%) VPN
7 40 (3.05%) LAN
8 36 (2.74%) Internet
9 33 (2.52%) Network Security
10 29 (2.21%) NAS
11 26 (1.98%) WAN
12 25 (1.91%) SSH
13 21 (1.60%) Skype
14 18 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (1.14%) HTTP
15 15 (1.14%) iSCSI
16 14 (1.07%) BGP
17 12 (0.91%) SMTP
17 12 (0.91%) VoIP
17 12 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (20.81%) SQL Server
2 110 (8.38%) MySQL
3 82 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 74 (5.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 62 (4.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 53 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
7 39 (2.97%) MongoDB
8 36 (2.74%) Relational Database
9 33 (2.52%) Oracle Database 12c
10 32 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
11 28 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
11 28 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 27 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
13 24 (1.83%) Big Data
14 23 (1.75%) Hadoop
15 22 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
16 21 (1.60%) RDBMS
17 20 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
18 17 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 71 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 57 (4.34%) Git (software)
3 31 (2.36%) Octopus Deploy
3 31 (2.36%) TeamCity
4 27 (2.06%) Subversion
5 21 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 21 (1.60%) JIRA
6 16 (1.22%) Vagrant
7 11 (0.84%) MSBuild
8 7 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (0.46%) Chocolatey
9 6 (0.46%) Mercurial
9 6 (0.46%) Travis CI
10 5 (0.38%) Buildbot
10 5 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.30%) Hudson
11 4 (0.30%) JIRA Agile
12 3 (0.23%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (0.15%) Emacs
General
1 339 (25.84%) Finance
2 103 (7.85%) Advertising
3 85 (6.48%) Banking
4 80 (6.10%) Retail
5 66 (5.03%) Marketing
6 39 (2.97%) Law
7 34 (2.59%) Games
8 29 (2.21%) Legal
9 21 (1.60%) Financial Institution
10 20 (1.52%) Telecoms
11 8 (0.61%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.38%) International Banking
12 5 (0.38%) Italian Language
12 5 (0.38%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.38%) Online Betting
12 5 (0.38%) Publishing
13 4 (0.30%) Back Office
13 4 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.23%) Automotive
14 3 (0.23%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (7.93%) Mason
2 53 (4.04%) CSS
3 52 (3.96%) HTML
4 45 (3.43%) Visualforce
5 40 (3.05%) Web Services
6 39 (2.97%) LDAP
7 36 (2.74%) .NET
8 34 (2.59%) jQuery
8 34 (2.59%) LAMP
9 20 (1.52%) XML
10 18 (1.37%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 18 (1.37%) REST
11 14 (1.07%) LEMP Stack
12 13 (0.99%) Kafka
13 12 (0.91%) CSS3
13 12 (0.91%) HTML5
13 12 (0.91%) RabbitMQ
14 9 (0.69%) .NET Framework
15 8 (0.61%) JSON
15 8 (0.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 79 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (5.26%) Clustering
3 68 (5.18%) Replication
4 57 (4.34%) Computer Science
4 57 (4.34%) Data Centre
5 48 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
6 34 (2.59%) Management Information System
7 30 (2.29%) Fintech
7 30 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
8 19 (1.45%) User Experience
9 17 (1.30%) Public Cloud
10 16 (1.22%) Data Structures
11 15 (1.14%) Private Cloud
12 12 (0.91%) CMDB
12 12 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
13 10 (0.76%) Hedge funds
13 10 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
14 9 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
15 8 (0.61%) New Media
16 7 (0.53%) mPOS
Operating Systems
1 450 (34.30%) Linux
2 353 (26.91%) Windows
3 157 (11.97%) Windows Server
4 134 (10.21%) Unix
5 132 (10.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 92 (7.01%) CentOS
7 86 (6.55%) Ubuntu
8 81 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 66 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 35 (2.67%) Windows 10
11 33 (2.52%) Debian
12 30 (2.29%) Solaris
13 29 (2.21%) Windows 7
14 19 (1.45%) VMS
15 17 (1.30%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
17 8 (0.61%) Mac OS
18 7 (0.53%) FreeNAS
19 6 (0.46%) Android
19 6 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (13.49%) DevOps
2 137 (10.44%) High Availability
3 117 (8.92%) ITIL
4 110 (8.38%) Problem-Solving
5 109 (8.31%) Agile Software Development
6 103 (7.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 99 (7.55%) CRM
8 95 (7.24%) Configuration Management
9 87 (6.63%) ERP
10 85 (6.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 84 (6.40%) Performance Tuning
12 70 (5.34%) Continuous Integration
13 67 (5.11%) Project Management
14 63 (4.80%) Dashboard Development
15 62 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
16 57 (4.34%) Migration
17 55 (4.19%) Change Control
18 54 (4.12%) Service Delivery
19 43 (3.28%) Deployment Automation
20 42 (3.20%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 286 (21.80%) SQL
2 185 (14.10%) PowerShell
3 184 (14.02%) Bash Shell
4 170 (12.96%) Python
5 108 (8.23%) JavaScript
6 102 (7.77%) Perl
7 84 (6.40%) Shell Script
8 56 (4.27%) PHP
9 54 (4.12%) Apex Code
9 54 (4.12%) T-SQL
10 50 (3.81%) Java
11 42 (3.20%) Ruby
12 39 (2.97%) C#
13 27 (2.06%) PL/SQL
14 26 (1.98%) C
15 22 (1.68%) Korn
16 21 (1.60%) VBScript
17 17 (1.30%) VB
18 16 (1.22%) Bourne shell
19 9 (0.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 82 (6.25%) Degree
2 43 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (1.83%) MCSE
4 20 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (1.14%) CCNA
6 15 (1.14%) MCSA
6 15 (1.14%) Oracle Certification
7 10 (0.76%) Security Cleared
8 9 (0.69%) RHCE
8 9 (0.69%) SC Cleared
9 8 (0.61%) OCP
10 7 (0.53%) CISA
10 7 (0.53%) CISM
10 7 (0.53%) CISSP
10 7 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.53%) MCP
10 7 (0.53%) PMP
11 6 (0.46%) CCNP
11 6 (0.46%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.67%) SLA
2 26 (1.98%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.22%) Data Quality
3 16 (1.22%) GDPR
4 14 (1.07%) PMO
5 13 (0.99%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 5 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (0.23%) QA
10 1 (0.076%) GCP
10 1 (0.076%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 217 (16.54%) Active Directory
2 138 (10.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (7.01%) Docker
4 49 (3.73%) Hyper-V
5 40 (3.05%) iptables
6 36 (2.74%) KVM
7 34 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
8 27 (2.06%) vSphere
9 23 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
9 23 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
10 19 (1.45%) NFS
11 14 (1.07%) Virtual Servers
12 12 (0.91%) Firmware
13 11 (0.84%) QEMU
14 7 (0.53%) XenApp
15 6 (0.46%) BitLocker
15 6 (0.46%) Postfix
16 5 (0.38%) DFS Replication
16 5 (0.38%) HDFS
16 5 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 170 (12.96%) Ansible
2 155 (11.81%) Puppet
3 110 (8.38%) Opscode Chef
4 64 (4.88%) Nagios
5 43 (3.28%) Kubernetes
6 36 (2.74%) Terraform
7 35 (2.67%) SCCM
8 24 (1.83%) Data Guard
9 23 (1.75%) ZABBIX
10 22 (1.68%) Grafana
11 20 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
12 17 (1.30%) SCOM
13 15 (1.14%) Failover Clustering
14 13 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
14 13 (0.99%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 12 (0.91%) HAProxy
15 12 (0.91%) ITRS Geneos
16 11 (0.84%) Docker Swarm
16 11 (0.84%) WSUS
17 10 (0.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 252 (19.21%) Microsoft
2 212 (16.16%) VMware
3 200 (15.24%) Salesforce.com
4 168 (12.80%) Red Hat
5 154 (11.74%) Oracle
6 87 (6.63%) Cisco
7 71 (5.41%) SAP
8 53 (4.04%) Citrix
9 35 (2.67%) Google
10 31 (2.36%) Sage
10 31 (2.36%) ServiceNow
11 30 (2.29%) Epicor
12 29 (2.21%) Infor
13 26 (1.98%) HP
14 23 (1.75%) NetApp
14 23 (1.75%) Veeam
15 21 (1.60%) Bloomberg
15 21 (1.60%) IFS
15 21 (1.60%) Reuters
15 21 (1.60%) Sybase