The median annual salary for an Administrator was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 114 97
Rank change year-on-year +14 -17  
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 442 515 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.06% 2.79% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.16% 2.88% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 399 417 544
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

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 13973 17912 20759
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.60% 96.94% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11705 15216 16890
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +10 97 £37,500 - 17
Berkshire +12 86 £45,000 - 15
Surrey -16 75 £42,500 -1.16% 9
East Sussex +32 48 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +30 45 £30,000 -29.41% 6
West Sussex +17 31 £42,000 +35.48% 3
Buckinghamshire -9 30 £42,750 -5.00% 6
Kent -4 27 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Middlesex +1 2 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 398 (44.72%) Linux
2 350 (39.33%) Windows
3 222 (24.94%) SQL
4 213 (23.93%) Microsoft
5 209 (23.48%) SQL Server
6 195 (21.91%) VMware
7 182 (20.45%) Windows Server
8 150 (16.85%) Performance Tuning
9 132 (14.83%) Active Directory
9 132 (14.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 131 (14.72%) Python
11 128 (14.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 124 (13.93%) Firewall
13 121 (13.60%) Unix
14 120 (13.48%) MySQL
15 117 (13.15%) DevOps
16 110 (12.36%) Degree
17 107 (12.02%) Puppet
18 106 (11.91%) Finance
19 102 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
20 101 (11.35%) DNS
21 100 (11.24%) Ansible
22 99 (11.12%) Red Hat
23 97 (10.90%) Oracle
24 86 (9.66%) Bash Shell
25 83 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
25 83 (9.33%) ITIL
26 82 (9.21%) CentOS
27 78 (8.76%) High Availability
28 72 (8.09%) PowerShell

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 70 (7.87%) Apache
2 67 (7.53%) SharePoint
3 55 (6.18%) MS Exchange
4 54 (6.07%) IIS
5 39 (4.38%) Tomcat
6 37 (4.16%) SharePoint 2013
7 32 (3.60%) CMS
8 31 (3.48%) nginx
9 25 (2.81%) OpenStack
10 18 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
11 12 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
12 10 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
12 10 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (1.12%) WebSphere
13 8 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (0.90%) JBoss
14 7 (0.79%) SAS
14 7 (0.79%) WordPress
15 5 (0.56%) Apache Solr
15 5 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 49 (5.51%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (3.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (1.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.79%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.56%) EngageOne
6 3 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.22%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.22%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.22%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.22%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 11 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.34%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (0.34%) Magento
5 2 (0.22%) Cognos Controller
5 2 (0.22%) HFM
5 2 (0.22%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.22%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.11%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.11%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 65 (7.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (6.40%) Office 365
4 23 (2.58%) SaaS
5 13 (1.46%) Force.com
5 13 (1.46%) PaaS
6 10 (1.12%) IaaS
7 9 (1.01%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.67%) OpenShift
10 5 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (0.56%) G Suite
11 4 (0.45%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.22%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.22%) Oracle CX
12 2 (0.22%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 2 (0.22%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 124 (13.93%) Firewall
2 101 (11.35%) DNS
3 72 (8.09%) LAN
4 66 (7.42%) WAN
5 65 (7.30%) TCP/IP
6 57 (6.40%) VPN
7 52 (5.84%) Internet
8 51 (5.73%) SAN
9 41 (4.61%) DHCP
10 37 (4.16%) Network Security
11 25 (2.81%) VLAN
12 23 (2.58%) Intranet
13 21 (2.36%) Cisco ASA
14 20 (2.25%) MPLS
15 19 (2.13%) HTTP
15 19 (2.13%) LDAP
16 17 (1.91%) Cisco PIX
17 15 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
18 13 (1.46%) Broadband
19 11 (1.24%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (23.48%) SQL Server
2 120 (13.48%) MySQL
3 57 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 46 (5.17%) Oracle Database
5 44 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
6 34 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 33 (3.71%) MongoDB
8 30 (3.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 30 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 29 (3.26%) Oracle Database 12c
10 26 (2.92%) DB2
11 24 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 23 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
13 22 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 21 (2.36%) Hadoop
15 18 (2.02%) Relational Database
16 17 (1.91%) NoSQL
16 17 (1.91%) OLTP
17 15 (1.69%) MariaDB
17 15 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 43 (4.83%) Jenkins
2 33 (3.71%) Git (software)
3 19 (2.13%) Vagrant
4 18 (2.02%) JIRA
5 9 (1.01%) Maven
5 9 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (0.90%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.56%) Subversion
8 4 (0.45%) Firebug
8 4 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.34%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.34%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.22%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.22%) Trac
11 1 (0.11%) Ant
11 1 (0.11%) GitLab
11 1 (0.11%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.11%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 106 (11.91%) Finance
2 39 (4.38%) Telecoms
3 28 (3.15%) Marketing
4 16 (1.80%) Banking
5 14 (1.57%) Back Office
5 14 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.46%) Electronics
7 11 (1.24%) Legal
8 8 (0.90%) Advertising
9 7 (0.79%) Law
10 6 (0.67%) Automotive
11 4 (0.45%) Retail
12 3 (0.34%) Front Office
12 3 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.34%) Publishing
13 2 (0.22%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.22%) German Language
14 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (5.84%) .NET
2 42 (4.72%) HTML
3 41 (4.61%) CSS
4 33 (3.71%) LAMP
5 29 (3.26%) ASP.NET
6 17 (1.91%) XSLT
7 15 (1.69%) Middleware
8 14 (1.57%) XML
9 12 (1.35%) .NET Framework
10 10 (1.12%) Node.js
11 7 (0.79%) Elastic Stack
11 7 (0.79%) Web Services
12 6 (0.67%) LEMP Stack
12 6 (0.67%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (0.56%) HTML5
13 5 (0.56%) J2EE
13 5 (0.56%) JSP
13 5 (0.56%) LAPP Stack
14 4 (0.45%) ODBC
14 4 (0.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 102 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (7.64%) Computer Science
3 54 (6.07%) Data Centre
4 50 (5.62%) Replication
5 22 (2.47%) Management Information System
6 21 (2.36%) Clustering
7 14 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
8 12 (1.35%) Driving Licence
8 12 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
9 11 (1.24%) Public Cloud
10 9 (1.01%) Device Driver
10 9 (1.01%) EMC VNX
11 8 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
11 8 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
12 6 (0.67%) Private Cloud
13 5 (0.56%) EMC VMAX
13 5 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.56%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.45%) Fintech
14 4 (0.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 398 (44.72%) Linux
2 350 (39.33%) Windows
3 182 (20.45%) Windows Server
4 128 (14.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 121 (13.60%) Unix
6 83 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 82 (9.21%) CentOS
8 68 (7.64%) Ubuntu
9 67 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 64 (7.19%) Debian
11 33 (3.71%) Solaris
11 33 (3.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 24 (2.70%) VxWorks
13 19 (2.13%) AIX
14 16 (1.80%) Windows 7
15 13 (1.46%) Mac OS X
16 12 (1.35%) Windows 10
17 7 (0.79%) Android
18 5 (0.56%) Apple iOS
18 5 (0.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (16.85%) Performance Tuning
2 117 (13.15%) DevOps
3 83 (9.33%) ITIL
4 78 (8.76%) High Availability
5 66 (7.42%) Disaster Recovery
6 49 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
7 47 (5.28%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (5.06%) Performance Monitoring
9 43 (4.83%) Migration
10 34 (3.82%) Change Management
11 31 (3.48%) Software Engineering
12 30 (3.37%) Configuration Management
13 29 (3.26%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (3.15%) Software Testing
15 27 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
15 27 (3.03%) Statistics
16 26 (2.92%) Workflow
17 22 (2.47%) Load Balancing
17 22 (2.47%) Project Management
17 22 (2.47%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 222 (24.94%) SQL
2 131 (14.72%) Python
3 86 (9.66%) Bash Shell
4 72 (8.09%) PowerShell
5 71 (7.98%) Perl
6 68 (7.64%) Shell Script
7 54 (6.07%) PHP
8 46 (5.17%) T-SQL
9 42 (4.72%) Java
10 41 (4.61%) JavaScript
11 40 (4.49%) Ruby
12 36 (4.04%) C
13 28 (3.15%) C++
14 27 (3.03%) PL/SQL
15 9 (1.01%) C#
16 6 (0.67%) Apex Code
17 4 (0.45%) AWK
17 4 (0.45%) VBA
18 3 (0.34%) Bourne shell
18 3 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 110 (12.36%) Degree
2 66 (7.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (6.29%) Security Cleared
4 45 (5.06%) MCSE
5 36 (4.04%) MCSA
6 28 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
7 27 (3.03%) CCNA
8 25 (2.81%) DV Cleared
9 23 (2.58%) Oracle Certification
10 21 (2.36%) OCP
11 20 (2.25%) OCA
12 15 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
12 15 (1.69%) MCP
13 14 (1.57%) SC Cleared
14 6 (0.67%) RHCE
14 6 (0.67%) RHCSA
14 6 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (0.56%) MCSD
16 4 (0.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.36%) SLA
2 12 (1.35%) QA
3 11 (1.24%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.45%) GDPR
5 2 (0.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.22%) PMO
6 1 (0.11%) COBIT
6 1 (0.11%) GPG13
6 1 (0.11%) HL7
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 19770
6 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 132 (14.83%) Active Directory
1 132 (14.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (5.28%) Hyper-V
3 39 (4.38%) Docker
4 33 (3.71%) vSphere
5 29 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
5 29 (3.26%) Virtual Machines
6 28 (3.15%) KVM
7 21 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (1.91%) NFS
9 15 (1.69%) GlusterFS
9 15 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
9 15 (1.69%) XenApp
10 14 (1.57%) XenServer
11 12 (1.35%) Terminal Services
12 11 (1.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 11 (1.24%) Virtual Servers
13 10 (1.12%) iptables
14 8 (0.90%) LXC
15 7 (0.79%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 107 (12.02%) Puppet
2 100 (11.24%) Ansible
3 50 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
5 26 (2.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 25 (2.81%) Data Guard
7 22 (2.47%) Nagios
8 21 (2.36%) Red Hat Satellite
9 20 (2.25%) vCenter Server
10 18 (2.02%) NetBackup
11 16 (1.80%) WSUS
11 16 (1.80%) ZABBIX
12 15 (1.69%) Oracle ZFS
13 12 (1.35%) Salt
14 11 (1.24%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 10 (1.12%) Kubernetes
16 9 (1.01%) SCCM
16 9 (1.01%) SELinux
17 8 (0.90%) cPanel
17 8 (0.90%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 213 (23.93%) Microsoft
2 195 (21.91%) VMware
3 99 (11.12%) Red Hat
4 97 (10.90%) Oracle
5 72 (8.09%) Cisco
6 44 (4.94%) EMC
6 44 (4.94%) Salesforce.com
7 33 (3.71%) IBM
8 29 (3.26%) Sun
9 28 (3.15%) Citrix
10 27 (3.03%) HP
11 22 (2.47%) SAP
12 21 (2.36%) SolarWinds
12 21 (2.36%) Veritas
13 18 (2.02%) Dell
14 17 (1.91%) F5
14 17 (1.91%) McAfee
15 16 (1.80%) Juniper
16 13 (1.46%) NetApp
17 12 (1.35%) MicroStrategy
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £36,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £35k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 35k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
JobHoller
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lightfoot Solutions Group Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits + Flexi Time + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus flexi-time and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 50k
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: Unspecified Competitive based on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Exceptional benefits and company cul
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32500 - £35000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000.00 - £22500.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £18500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IDOX plc
Salary: £Competitive with good corporate benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago