The median annual salary for an IT Administrator was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

IT Administrator
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 573 588 638
Rank change year-on-year +15 +50  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 43 56 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.14% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 43 48 36
Median salary £32,500 £29,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.06% +1.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34367 38431 43064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27870 33422 36403
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured IT Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Administrator in London

IT Administrator
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IT Administrator in London

IT Administrator
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Administrator in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Administrator in London

IT 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 IT Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +25 10 £40,000 +52.38%
Barnet - 3 £30,000 -
IT Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT 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 IT Administrator in the job title.

1 46 (48.42%) Windows
2 31 (32.63%) Finance
3 28 (29.47%) Active Directory
4 25 (26.32%) Windows Server
5 22 (23.16%) Microsoft
6 21 (22.11%) Microsoft Office
7 18 (18.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (16.84%) Windows 7
8 16 (16.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (16.84%) Marketing
9 15 (15.79%) Cisco
10 14 (14.74%) CRM
10 14 (14.74%) VMware
10 14 (14.74%) Degree
10 14 (14.74%) Windows 10
11 12 (12.63%) Email Marketing
11 12 (12.63%) DNS
11 12 (12.63%) MS Exchange
12 11 (11.58%) Linux
12 11 (11.58%) Logistics
12 11 (11.58%) Telecoms
12 11 (11.58%) Office 365
13 8 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (8.42%) PowerShell
13 8 (8.42%) DHCP
13 8 (8.42%) Project Management
14 7 (7.37%) VPN
14 7 (7.37%) LAN
14 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
14 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Excel

IT 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 12 (12.63%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.26%) Apache
3 5 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.05%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (22.11%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Bankmaster
1 2 (2.11%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.05%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.58%) Office 365
2 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.05%) Dropbox
3 1 (1.05%) G Suite
3 1 (1.05%) IaaS
3 1 (1.05%) PaaS
3 1 (1.05%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.63%) DNS
2 8 (8.42%) DHCP
3 7 (7.37%) LAN
3 7 (7.37%) VPN
4 6 (6.32%) Firewall
4 6 (6.32%) Internet
4 6 (6.32%) VoIP
5 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.26%) WAN
6 4 (4.21%) SAN
7 3 (3.16%) IPv4
7 3 (3.16%) MPLS
7 3 (3.16%) VLAN
7 3 (3.16%) VPLS
7 3 (3.16%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.16%) Wireless
8 2 (2.11%) Multicast
8 2 (2.11%) PABX
9 1 (1.05%) Network Security
9 1 (1.05%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.05%) MySQL
General
1 31 (32.63%) Finance
2 16 (16.84%) Marketing
3 11 (11.58%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.26%) Legal
4 5 (5.26%) Retail
5 4 (4.21%) Banking
5 4 (4.21%) Law
6 2 (2.11%) Advertising
6 2 (2.11%) Back Office
6 2 (2.11%) Billing
6 2 (2.11%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.11%) International Banking
6 2 (2.11%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) COM
1 2 (2.11%) Mason
2 1 (1.05%) CSS
2 1 (1.05%) HTML
2 1 (1.05%) LAMP
2 1 (1.05%) Middleware
2 1 (1.05%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.32%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.16%) CMDB
5 2 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.11%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.11%) Photography
6 1 (1.05%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.05%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.05%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.05%) EMC VNXe
6 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.05%) Handset
6 1 (1.05%) iPhone
6 1 (1.05%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.05%) Replication
6 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.05%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (48.42%) Windows
2 25 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 18 (18.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (16.84%) Windows 7
4 16 (16.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (14.74%) Windows 10
6 11 (11.58%) Linux
7 7 (7.37%) Windows 8
8 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.21%) Debian
9 4 (4.21%) Mac OS
9 4 (4.21%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.11%) CentOS
10 2 (2.11%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.11%) Unix
11 1 (1.05%) Android
11 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.74%) CRM
2 12 (12.63%) Email Marketing
3 11 (11.58%) Logistics
4 8 (8.42%) Project Management
5 6 (6.32%) Time Management
6 5 (5.26%) Business Development
6 5 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (5.26%) ITIL
6 5 (5.26%) Presales
6 5 (5.26%) Server Building
6 5 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.21%) Asset Management
7 4 (4.21%) Change Management
7 4 (4.21%) Project Governance
8 3 (3.16%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.16%) Information Security
8 3 (3.16%) ITSM
8 3 (3.16%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (3.16%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.16%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.42%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.26%) SQL
3 4 (4.21%) Bash Shell
3 4 (4.21%) Perl
3 4 (4.21%) Python
4 2 (2.11%) C
4 2 (2.11%) Delphi
5 1 (1.05%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.05%) C#
5 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.05%) PHP
5 1 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (14.74%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.11%) CCNA
3 2 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) SLA
2 3 (3.16%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (29.47%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.21%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (4.21%) vSphere
4 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.11%) iptables
5 1 (1.05%) Firmware
5 1 (1.05%) KVM
5 1 (1.05%) NFS
5 1 (1.05%) vCloud
5 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.05%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.11%) Puppet
2 1 (1.05%) Ansible
2 1 (1.05%) CFEngine
2 1 (1.05%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (1.05%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (23.16%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.79%) Cisco
3 14 (14.74%) VMware
4 6 (6.32%) Apple
5 5 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (4.21%) Mitel
7 3 (3.16%) Bloomberg
7 3 (3.16%) Citrix
7 3 (3.16%) Fidessa
7 3 (3.16%) HP
7 3 (3.16%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.11%) Altiris
8 2 (2.11%) Avaya
8 2 (2.11%) Dell
8 2 (2.11%) Kronos
8 2 (2.11%) MobileIron
8 2 (2.11%) SAP
8 2 (2.11%) Symantec
8 2 (2.11%) Veeam
9 1 (1.05%) Spiceworks
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