Period
to 19 September 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £36,750 in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

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

Administrator
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 55 34
Rank change year-on-year +2 -21 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 11 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.57% 2.37% 3.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 2.47% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 12
Northern Ireland median annual salary £36,750 £38,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.29% -24.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £22,500 £37,000 £23,125
90th Percentile £50,175 £39,000 £54,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. 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
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies in Northern Ireland with a recognized job title 424 405 280
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.07% 95.97% 93.02%
Number of salaries quoted 296 278 222
Northern Ireland median annual salary £39,250 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.03% -4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,250 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,650 £59,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings that featured Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Northern Ireland

Administrator
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Administrator in Northern Ireland

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Northern Ireland

Administrator
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
County Antrim -2 10 £25,000 -34.21% 1
Administrator
UK

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Northern Ireland region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) XenApp
5 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
5 4 (36.36%) Ivanti
5 4 (36.36%) SCOM
5 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (36.36%) Splunk
5 4 (36.36%) NetScaler
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) IIS
5 4 (36.36%) DHCP
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) Dell
5 4 (36.36%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (36.36%) Wyse
5 4 (36.36%) vSphere
5 4 (36.36%) ThinApp
5 4 (36.36%) vRealize
5 4 (36.36%) Virtual Environments

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) NetSuite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DHCP
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) NetScaler
2 1 (9.09%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Games
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Clustering
2 3 (27.27%) Replication
3 2 (18.18%) Derivative
3 2 (18.18%) Equities
3 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Thinking
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (27.27%) High Availability
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (27.27%) Storage Management
3 3 (27.27%) Task Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Database Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Server Building
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCDST
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GAAP
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) vSphere
2 4 (36.36%) XenApp
2 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCOM
1 4 (36.36%) ThinApp
1 4 (36.36%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 4 (36.36%) Dell
2 4 (36.36%) Ivanti
2 4 (36.36%) Splunk
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Wyse
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) Remedy