Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £47,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Administrator
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 108 55
Rank change year-on-year +26 -53 +49
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 76 89 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.18% 2.55% 4.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.32% 2.66% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 73 83 160
Reading median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £28,800 £31,250 £29,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,250
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -19.05% +16.67% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2288 3350 4455
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 96.13% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1877 2508 3542
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £49,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.52% +10.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £74,250 £71,250 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Reading

Administrator
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Administrator in Reading

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Reading over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Reading region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 36 (47.37%) Linux
2 24 (31.58%) Windows
3 18 (23.68%) VMware
4 16 (21.05%) Ansible
5 15 (19.74%) Bash Shell
5 15 (19.74%) Finance
5 15 (19.74%) Python
5 15 (19.74%) Active Directory
6 14 (18.42%) TCP/IP
6 14 (18.42%) SQL
6 14 (18.42%) Firewall
6 14 (18.42%) Red Hat
6 14 (18.42%) Puppet
7 13 (17.11%) DevOps
7 13 (17.11%) Juniper
8 12 (15.79%) Cisco
8 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 12 (15.79%) DNS
8 12 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 10 (13.16%) Internet
9 10 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (11.84%) Degree
10 9 (11.84%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (10.53%) SSH
11 8 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (10.53%) Oracle
11 8 (10.53%) ITIL
11 8 (10.53%) F5

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 7 (9.21%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.95%) Apache
2 3 (3.95%) Confluence
2 3 (3.95%) IIS
2 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.95%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) SaaS
2 5 (6.58%) Office 365
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.42%) Firewall
1 14 (18.42%) TCP/IP
2 12 (15.79%) DNS
3 10 (13.16%) Internet
4 8 (10.53%) SSH
5 7 (9.21%) HTTP
5 7 (9.21%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (9.21%) NAS
5 7 (9.21%) SAN
6 6 (7.89%) FTP
6 6 (7.89%) iSCSI
6 6 (7.89%) MPLS
7 5 (6.58%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (5.26%) Intranet
8 4 (5.26%) Network Security
9 3 (3.95%) Skype
10 2 (2.63%) BIG-IP
10 2 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (2.63%) Junos
10 2 (2.63%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (6.58%) MySQL
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.63%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.32%) OLTP
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.32%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.58%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.95%) JIRA
4 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.63%) Subversion
5 1 (1.32%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (19.74%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.89%) Marketing
4 5 (6.58%) Electronics
5 4 (5.26%) Banking
6 3 (3.95%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) IBM Integration Bus
2 6 (7.89%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (5.26%) POSIX
4 3 (3.95%) HTML
5 2 (2.63%) .NET
5 2 (2.63%) Flash
5 2 (2.63%) HTML5
5 2 (2.63%) Visualforce
5 2 (2.63%) XML
6 1 (1.32%) CSS
6 1 (1.32%) LAMP
6 1 (1.32%) Middleware
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (1.32%) RESTful
6 1 (1.32%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.58%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (6.58%) SWIFT
3 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.63%) DataPower
4 2 (2.63%) NHS
4 2 (2.63%) PKI
4 2 (2.63%) Wiki
5 1 (1.32%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.32%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Replication
5 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 36 (47.37%) Linux
2 24 (31.58%) Windows
3 10 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (7.89%) Windows Server
5 5 (6.58%) CentOS
5 5 (6.58%) Ubuntu
5 5 (6.58%) Unix
6 3 (3.95%) Debian
7 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.11%) DevOps
2 12 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (11.84%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (10.53%) ITIL
5 5 (6.58%) Change Control
5 5 (6.58%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (6.58%) Migration
5 5 (6.58%) Open Source
5 5 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (6.58%) Programme Management
6 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.26%) Patch Management
6 4 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.95%) Data Modelling
7 3 (3.95%) Database Tuning
7 3 (3.95%) Runbook
7 3 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.95%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.74%) Bash Shell
1 15 (19.74%) Python
2 14 (18.42%) SQL
3 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.95%) C
4 3 (3.95%) Java
4 3 (3.95%) Perl
4 3 (3.95%) PHP
5 2 (2.63%) Apex Code
5 2 (2.63%) Bourne shell
5 2 (2.63%) Ruby
5 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.63%) CCNA
4 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.63%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.63%) HND
5 1 (1.32%) CCNP
5 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.32%) MCP
5 1 (1.32%) MCSA
5 1 (1.32%) MCSE
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.63%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (19.74%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.89%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.89%) NFS
4 4 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.63%) vSphere
6 1 (1.32%) Docker
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (21.05%) Ansible
2 14 (18.42%) Puppet
3 8 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.26%) Nagios
5 1 (1.32%) cPanel
5 1 (1.32%) Galera Cluster
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.32%) Plesk
5 1 (1.32%) SCCM
5 1 (1.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (23.68%) VMware
2 14 (18.42%) Red Hat
3 13 (17.11%) Juniper
4 12 (15.79%) Cisco
4 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 8 (10.53%) F5
5 8 (10.53%) Oracle
6 6 (7.89%) HP
7 5 (6.58%) Citrix
7 5 (6.58%) SAP
8 4 (5.26%) IBM
9 3 (3.95%) Sun
10 2 (2.63%) Dell
10 2 (2.63%) Jitterbit
10 2 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (2.63%) NetApp
10 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.63%) Synology
10 2 (2.63%) Tableau
11 1 (1.32%) Meraki