The median annual salary for a Administrator was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Administrator
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 115 110
Rank change year-on-year +16 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 446 560 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.97% 2.88% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.08% 2.97% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 366 489 501
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14466 18825 20301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.49% 96.68% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12097 16070 16349
Median salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in the South East

Administrator
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Administrator in the South East

Administrator
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in the South East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Administrator in the South East

Administrator
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Hampshire +9 95 £37,500 -6.25% 18
Berkshire +7 89 £47,500 +11.76% 16
Surrey +31 85 £40,000 -11.11% 10
East Sussex +36 58 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Oxfordshire 0 47 £36,000 -18.18% 7
Buckinghamshire -23 34 £38,750 -6.62% 3
West Sussex +2 19 £29,500 -26.25% 2
Kent +15 17 £38,000 +8.57% 2
Middlesex 0 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Administrator
England

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 South East region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 435 (46.52%) Linux
2 351 (37.54%) Windows
3 245 (26.20%) Microsoft
4 227 (24.28%) SQL
5 226 (24.17%) SQL Server
6 189 (20.21%) VMware
7 172 (18.40%) Windows Server
8 162 (17.33%) Active Directory
9 154 (16.47%) Performance Tuning
10 149 (15.94%) Python
11 148 (15.83%) MySQL
12 136 (14.55%) Red Hat
13 130 (13.90%) Firewall
14 125 (13.37%) Finance
15 123 (13.16%) DevOps
15 123 (13.16%) Puppet
16 118 (12.62%) Unix
17 115 (12.30%) VMware Infrastructure
18 114 (12.19%) MS Excel
19 113 (12.09%) Windows Server 2008
20 112 (11.98%) Bash Shell
21 107 (11.44%) ITIL
22 102 (10.91%) Degree
22 102 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
23 92 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
24 90 (9.63%) Microsoft Certification
24 90 (9.63%) SharePoint
25 89 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
26 87 (9.30%) High Availability
26 87 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 90 (9.63%) SharePoint
2 86 (9.20%) IIS
3 78 (8.34%) Apache
4 66 (7.06%) MS Exchange
5 42 (4.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 35 (3.74%) Tomcat
7 32 (3.42%) nginx
8 30 (3.21%) CMS
9 20 (2.14%) OpenStack
10 19 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
11 16 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
12 15 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
12 15 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
13 12 (1.28%) Drupal
14 10 (1.07%) SharePoint Server
15 9 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
15 9 (0.96%) JBoss
16 8 (0.86%) WebLogic
17 7 (0.75%) WebSphere
17 7 (0.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 114 (12.19%) MS Excel
2 86 (9.20%) MS Office
3 15 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.32%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.21%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.21%) EngageOne
5 2 (0.21%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.21%) MS Project
5 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.11%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 12 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.53%) HFM
2 5 (0.53%) Hyperion Planning
3 4 (0.43%) Magento
3 4 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.21%) Cognos Controller
4 2 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.21%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 58 (6.20%) Office 365
2 49 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (5.24%) SaaS
3 43 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (1.18%) PaaS
6 10 (1.07%) IaaS
7 9 (0.96%) Amazon S3
7 9 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (0.53%) Oracle CX
10 4 (0.43%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.32%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.21%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.21%) G Suite
12 2 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.11%) Google Drive
13 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 130 (13.90%) Firewall
2 83 (8.88%) DNS
3 75 (8.02%) TCP/IP
4 65 (6.95%) VPN
5 58 (6.20%) SAN
6 54 (5.78%) LAN
7 51 (5.45%) Internet
8 49 (5.24%) WAN
9 35 (3.74%) LDAP
10 33 (3.53%) DHCP
11 30 (3.21%) Network Security
12 26 (2.78%) Intranet
13 25 (2.67%) HTTP
14 22 (2.35%) SSL
15 21 (2.25%) VoIP
16 14 (1.50%) SMTP
17 12 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
17 12 (1.28%) NAS
17 12 (1.28%) VLAN
18 11 (1.18%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (24.17%) SQL Server
2 148 (15.83%) MySQL
3 60 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 53 (5.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 41 (4.39%) Oracle Database
5 41 (4.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 38 (4.06%) SQL Server 2014
7 36 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 34 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
9 31 (3.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 29 (3.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 26 (2.78%) OLTP
12 24 (2.57%) MongoDB
12 24 (2.57%) Oracle Database 11g
12 24 (2.57%) Oracle Database 12c
13 21 (2.25%) Relational Database
14 20 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
15 19 (2.03%) Hadoop
16 18 (1.93%) VLDB
17 14 (1.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 47 (5.03%) Git (software)
2 44 (4.71%) Jenkins
3 19 (2.03%) Subversion
4 17 (1.82%) JIRA
5 14 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (1.39%) Maven
7 9 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (0.86%) TeamCity
8 8 (0.86%) Visual Studio
9 6 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.53%) Firebug
11 4 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (0.43%) Trac
12 3 (0.32%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.21%) Dreamweaver
13 2 (0.21%) Redmine
13 2 (0.21%) Vagrant
14 1 (0.11%) Bitbucket
14 1 (0.11%) MSBuild
14 1 (0.11%) Selenium
General
1 125 (13.37%) Finance
2 32 (3.42%) Marketing
3 30 (3.21%) Telecoms
4 27 (2.89%) Banking
5 16 (1.71%) Legal
6 8 (0.86%) Retail
7 7 (0.75%) Automotive
7 7 (0.75%) Law
7 7 (0.75%) Multimedia
8 5 (0.53%) Electronics
9 4 (0.43%) Advertising
9 4 (0.43%) Games
10 3 (0.32%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.21%) Back Office
11 2 (0.21%) Billing
11 2 (0.21%) Front Office
11 2 (0.21%) German Language
12 1 (0.11%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.11%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (5.88%) LAMP
2 33 (3.53%) .NET
2 33 (3.53%) CSS
3 30 (3.21%) HTML
4 18 (1.93%) Web Services
5 15 (1.60%) ASP.NET
6 14 (1.50%) LEMP Stack
7 12 (1.28%) XML
8 11 (1.18%) XSLT
9 10 (1.07%) Node.js
10 8 (0.86%) HTML5
10 8 (0.86%) Middleware
10 8 (0.86%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 7 (0.75%) CSS3
11 7 (0.75%) jQuery
11 7 (0.75%) Mason
12 6 (0.64%) .NET Framework
12 6 (0.64%) Elastic Stack
12 6 (0.64%) Memcached
13 5 (0.53%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 89 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (8.77%) Data Centre
3 60 (6.42%) Computer Science
4 51 (5.45%) Replication
5 28 (2.99%) Clustering
6 18 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (1.60%) Driving Licence
7 15 (1.60%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
9 11 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (0.75%) EMC VMAX
10 7 (0.75%) EMC VNX
10 7 (0.75%) Public Cloud
11 6 (0.64%) Fintech
12 5 (0.53%) CMDB
12 5 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
13 4 (0.43%) EPoS
13 4 (0.43%) Online Games
13 4 (0.43%) PKI
13 4 (0.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 435 (46.52%) Linux
2 351 (37.54%) Windows
3 172 (18.40%) Windows Server
4 118 (12.62%) Unix
5 113 (12.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 102 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 87 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 77 (8.24%) CentOS
8 77 (8.24%) Ubuntu
9 50 (5.35%) Debian
10 42 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 35 (3.74%) Solaris
12 25 (2.67%) Windows 7
13 20 (2.14%) Windows 10
14 17 (1.82%) Mac OS X
15 15 (1.60%) AIX
16 11 (1.18%) SUSE
17 8 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
17 8 (0.86%) VMS
18 7 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (16.47%) Performance Tuning
2 123 (13.16%) DevOps
3 107 (11.44%) ITIL
4 92 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 87 (9.30%) High Availability
6 51 (5.45%) Configuration Management
6 51 (5.45%) Performance Monitoring
7 48 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
7 48 (5.13%) Change Management
8 47 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (4.28%) Migration
10 31 (3.32%) Information Security
11 29 (3.10%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (3.10%) Open Source
12 28 (2.99%) Statistics
13 27 (2.89%) Continuous Improvement
13 27 (2.89%) CRM
14 24 (2.57%) Capacity Planning
14 24 (2.57%) Project Management
15 23 (2.46%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 227 (24.28%) SQL
2 149 (15.94%) Python
3 112 (11.98%) Bash Shell
4 72 (7.70%) Perl
5 65 (6.95%) PHP
6 64 (6.84%) PowerShell
7 62 (6.63%) T-SQL
8 59 (6.31%) Ruby
9 51 (5.45%) Shell Script
10 39 (4.17%) Java
11 29 (3.10%) C
12 25 (2.67%) PL/SQL
13 24 (2.57%) JavaScript
14 11 (1.18%) C++
15 10 (1.07%) VB
16 9 (0.96%) C#
17 7 (0.75%) VBScript
18 6 (0.64%) Korn
19 2 (0.21%) AWK
19 2 (0.21%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 102 (10.91%) Degree
2 90 (9.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 68 (7.27%) MCSE
4 60 (6.42%) MCSA
5 35 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (3.74%) Security Cleared
6 28 (2.99%) CCNA
7 21 (2.25%) Oracle Certification
8 19 (2.03%) OCP
8 19 (2.03%) SC Cleared
9 18 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (1.82%) MCP
10 17 (1.82%) OCA
11 14 (1.50%) GCIH
11 14 (1.50%) GIAC
12 10 (1.07%) CCNP
13 9 (0.96%) EMC Certification
14 7 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (0.64%) CCVP
15 6 (0.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.06%) SLA
2 34 (3.64%) PCI DSS
3 31 (3.32%) QA
4 8 (0.86%) PMO
5 3 (0.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.21%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.11%) GPG13
7 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 162 (17.33%) Active Directory
2 115 (12.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (5.24%) Hyper-V
4 29 (3.10%) vSphere
5 28 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
6 25 (2.67%) Docker
7 17 (1.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 17 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (1.71%) NFS
8 16 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
9 15 (1.60%) KVM
10 13 (1.39%) GlusterFS
10 13 (1.39%) Varnish
11 9 (0.96%) Firmware
11 9 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
11 9 (0.96%) XenServer
12 7 (0.75%) Xen
13 6 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
13 6 (0.64%) XenApp
14 5 (0.53%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 123 (13.16%) Puppet
2 70 (7.49%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (5.99%) Ansible
4 40 (4.28%) Nagios
5 31 (3.32%) Oracle RMAN
6 30 (3.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 22 (2.35%) Data Guard
8 19 (2.03%) Nessus
8 19 (2.03%) WSUS
9 17 (1.82%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 17 (1.82%) Red Hat Satellite
9 17 (1.82%) SCCM
10 15 (1.60%) NetBackup
11 12 (1.28%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 11 (1.18%) Salt
13 10 (1.07%) cPanel
13 10 (1.07%) Opsview
14 9 (0.96%) HAProxy
14 9 (0.96%) Oracle ZFS
15 8 (0.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 245 (26.20%) Microsoft
2 189 (20.21%) VMware
3 136 (14.55%) Red Hat
4 79 (8.45%) Oracle
5 59 (6.31%) Cisco
6 40 (4.28%) EMC
7 35 (3.74%) Sun
8 31 (3.32%) Citrix
8 31 (3.32%) Salesforce.com
9 21 (2.25%) HP
9 21 (2.25%) Veritas
10 19 (2.03%) SolarWinds
11 18 (1.93%) Qualys
12 17 (1.82%) IBM
13 15 (1.60%) Dell
14 14 (1.50%) Juniper
14 14 (1.50%) TOWER Software
15 13 (1.39%) NetApp
16 10 (1.07%) Brocade
16 10 (1.07%) Google
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £19,000 to £25,000 per annum + Perks
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: to 45k + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
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