Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Administrator
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 75 63
Rank change year-on-year +29 -12 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 32 13 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.89% 1.28% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 1.32% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 31 13 37
Sheffield median annual salary £32,000 £30,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.92% -6.15% +8.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £17,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £46,200 £52,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £31,000 £30,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.48% -6.92% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 801 987 1268
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.45% 96.95% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 688 822 1124
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,000 £23,325
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,425
South Yorkshire median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Sheffield

Administrator
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Administrator in Sheffield

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Sheffield over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Sheffield region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 20 (62.50%) Linux
2 16 (50.00%) Apache
2 16 (50.00%) MySQL
3 15 (46.88%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (46.88%) Ansible
4 14 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (43.75%) Puppet
5 12 (37.50%) nginx
5 12 (37.50%) VPN
5 12 (37.50%) Firewall
6 11 (34.38%) Configuration Management
6 11 (34.38%) Docker
6 11 (34.38%) Rackspace
6 11 (34.38%) Kubernetes
7 10 (31.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 10 (31.25%) High Availability
7 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
7 10 (31.25%) Load Balancing
8 9 (28.13%) HAProxy
8 9 (28.13%) GlusterFS
8 9 (28.13%) iptables
9 8 (25.00%) Varnish
9 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
10 6 (18.75%) SQL
10 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (15.63%) ERP
11 5 (15.63%) Windows
12 4 (12.50%) LAMP

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 16 (50.00%) Apache
2 12 (37.50%) nginx
3 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) Firewall
1 12 (37.50%) VPN
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
2 2 (6.25%) SMTP
2 2 (6.25%) WAN
2 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) SMS
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.25%) MS Access
4 2 (6.25%) QlikView
4 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.25%) SQL CLR
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) LAMP
2 2 (6.25%) ODBC
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Windows
3 4 (12.50%) Unix
4 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Configuration Management
2 10 (31.25%) High Availability
2 10 (31.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 10 (31.25%) Load Balancing
2 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) ERP
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL
5 4 (12.50%) Service Management
6 3 (9.38%) B2B
6 3 (9.38%) Data Security
6 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) Analytics
7 2 (6.25%) Change Control
7 2 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (6.25%) ETL Development
7 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.25%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) R
3 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Docker
2 9 (28.13%) GlusterFS
2 9 (28.13%) iptables
3 8 (25.00%) Varnish
4 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.38%) Dovecot
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.13%) Postfix
6 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (46.88%) Ansible
1 15 (46.88%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (43.75%) Puppet
3 11 (34.38%) Kubernetes
4 9 (28.13%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Rackspace
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) RedGate
3 2 (6.25%) Tableau
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco