The median annual salary for a IT Administrator was £33,250 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Administrator
England / London
Rank 527 581 595
Rank change year-on-year +54 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 50 75 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 48 60 48
Median salary £33,250 £27,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.01% -17.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,250 £27,767 £26,000
% change year-on-year -1.86% +6.79%  

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 31798 40313 40525
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26867 34769 34043
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +52 12 £35,000 +7.69% 1
West End of London +15 8 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Southwark - 1 £27,500 -
IT Administrator
England

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 66 (57.39%) Windows
2 43 (37.39%) Windows Server
3 40 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 37 (32.17%) Finance
5 31 (26.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (26.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (26.09%) Active Directory
7 28 (24.35%) Linux
7 28 (24.35%) Firewall
8 27 (23.48%) MS Office
9 25 (21.74%) MS Excel
9 25 (21.74%) Degree
10 21 (18.26%) DNS
11 20 (17.39%) Windows 7
12 19 (16.52%) VPN
13 18 (15.65%) Cisco
14 17 (14.78%) MS Exchange
14 17 (14.78%) ITIL
14 17 (14.78%) VMware
14 17 (14.78%) Internet
15 16 (13.91%) SQL Server
15 16 (13.91%) Apache
16 15 (13.04%) Hyper-V
16 15 (13.04%) CRM
16 15 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
17 14 (12.17%) VMware Infrastructure
17 14 (12.17%) Windows 8
18 13 (11.30%) Data Centre
18 13 (11.30%) Computer Science
18 13 (11.30%) MPLS

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top Related 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 17 (14.78%) MS Exchange
2 16 (13.91%) Apache
3 13 (11.30%) IIS
4 7 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (6.09%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.09%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.87%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.87%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (23.48%) MS Office
2 25 (21.74%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Bankmaster
1 2 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.87%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (6.09%) Office 365
2 2 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.87%) Dropbox
3 1 (0.87%) G Suite
3 1 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.87%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 28 (24.35%) Firewall
2 21 (18.26%) DNS
3 19 (16.52%) VPN
4 17 (14.78%) Internet
5 13 (11.30%) LAN
5 13 (11.30%) MPLS
5 13 (11.30%) TCP/IP
6 11 (9.57%) DHCP
6 11 (9.57%) WAN
7 9 (7.83%) Network Security
7 9 (7.83%) VoIP
8 8 (6.96%) VLAN
9 7 (6.09%) Ethernet
9 7 (6.09%) HTTP
9 7 (6.09%) Intranet
10 5 (4.35%) SSH
11 4 (3.48%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (2.61%) IPv4
12 3 (2.61%) VPLS
12 3 (2.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.09%) MySQL
3 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 37 (32.17%) Finance
2 12 (10.43%) Telecoms
3 11 (9.57%) Law
3 11 (9.57%) Marketing
4 8 (6.96%) Legal
5 7 (6.09%) Retail
6 4 (3.48%) Banking
7 3 (2.61%) Advertising
8 2 (1.74%) Billing
8 2 (1.74%) International Banking
8 2 (1.74%) Publishing
9 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.96%) Web Services
2 7 (6.09%) .NET
3 2 (1.74%) Mason
4 1 (0.87%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.87%) COM
4 1 (0.87%) CSS
4 1 (0.87%) HTML
4 1 (0.87%) LAMP
4 1 (0.87%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.30%) Computer Science
1 13 (11.30%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.09%) PKI
4 5 (4.35%) Hedge funds
5 4 (3.48%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.74%) Photography
7 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.87%) CMDB
7 1 (0.87%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.87%) Handset
7 1 (0.87%) iPhone
7 1 (0.87%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.87%) Replication
7 1 (0.87%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.87%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 66 (57.39%) Windows
2 43 (37.39%) Windows Server
3 31 (26.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (26.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (24.35%) Linux
5 20 (17.39%) Windows 7
6 14 (12.17%) Windows 8
7 12 (10.43%) Windows 10
8 8 (6.96%) Debian
9 7 (6.09%) Ubuntu
10 4 (3.48%) Mac OS X
10 4 (3.48%) Unix
10 4 (3.48%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.61%) Solaris
12 2 (1.74%) Android
12 2 (1.74%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.87%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.78%) ITIL
2 15 (13.04%) CRM
2 15 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (9.57%) Project Management
3 11 (9.57%) Security Operations
4 10 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (8.70%) Information Security
4 10 (8.70%) Time Management
5 9 (7.83%) Asset Management
5 9 (7.83%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (6.96%) Open Source
6 8 (6.96%) Service Management
7 7 (6.09%) Email Marketing
7 7 (6.09%) Logistics
7 7 (6.09%) MVC
8 6 (5.22%) High Availability
8 6 (5.22%) Server Building
9 5 (4.35%) Business Development
9 5 (4.35%) Network Management
9 5 (4.35%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.43%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.09%) C#
3 6 (5.22%) Python
3 6 (5.22%) SQL
4 4 (3.48%) VBScript
5 3 (2.61%) Java
5 3 (2.61%) Perl
6 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.87%) PHP
7 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (21.74%) Degree
2 9 (7.83%) CISSP
2 9 (7.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.96%) CISM
4 7 (6.09%) CCNA
4 7 (6.09%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.22%) MCITP
6 5 (4.35%) MCSE
7 4 (3.48%) CCNP
8 2 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.74%) MCP
8 2 (1.74%) MCSA
8 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.87%) MCTS
9 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.87%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.83%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.35%) SLA
3 3 (2.61%) PMO
System Software
1 30 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 14 (12.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (6.09%) VMware ESX
4 7 (6.09%) XenServer
5 6 (5.22%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.74%) iptables
7 1 (0.87%) Firmware
7 1 (0.87%) KVM
7 1 (0.87%) NFS
7 1 (0.87%) vCloud
7 1 (0.87%) vSphere
7 1 (0.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (8.70%) WSUS
2 6 (5.22%) Nessus
3 5 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (3.48%) AirWatch
4 4 (3.48%) Malwarebytes
4 4 (3.48%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (3.48%) SCOM
4 4 (3.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (3.48%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.74%) Puppet
6 1 (0.87%) Ansible
6 1 (0.87%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.87%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (0.87%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.87%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 40 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.65%) Cisco
3 17 (14.78%) VMware
4 9 (7.83%) HP
5 8 (6.96%) Avaya
6 6 (5.22%) ProCurve
6 6 (5.22%) Qualys
6 6 (5.22%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (5.22%) WatchGuard
7 5 (4.35%) Apple
7 5 (4.35%) Mitel
7 5 (4.35%) Symantec
8 4 (3.48%) CommVault
8 4 (3.48%) Forcepoint
8 4 (3.48%) Intel Security
8 4 (3.48%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.61%) iManage
9 3 (2.61%) Polycom
10 2 (1.74%) Dell
10 2 (1.74%) Veeam
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