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The median annual salary for an Administrator was £48,228 in advertised job vacancies in Work from Home during the 6 months to 13 August 2022.

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

Administrator
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
13 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 352 320 214
Rank change year-on-year -32 -106 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 715 382 90
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.94% 0.93% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.99% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 552 332 71
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,928 £32,500 £33,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,228 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.17% - -10.00%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies with a WFH option. 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
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies in Work from Home with a recognized job title 71,141 38,491 8,426
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.47% 93.31% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 43,024 29,754 7,362
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

Administrator
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option which featured Administrator in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Administrator trend for jobs with a WFH option

Administrator
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Administrator.

Administrator salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Administrator
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Administrator over the 6 months to 13 August 2022.

Administrator salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Jobs with a WFH Option

For the 6 months to 13 August 2022, Administrator job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 220 (30.77%) Linux
2 209 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 209 (29.23%) Azure
3 186 (26.01%) Social Skills
4 177 (24.76%) Windows
5 168 (23.50%) Finance
6 166 (23.22%) SQL
7 114 (15.94%) PowerShell
8 112 (15.66%) SQL Server
9 104 (14.55%) Problem-Solving
10 103 (14.41%) Unix
11 95 (13.29%) Oracle
12 94 (13.15%) Active Directory
13 92 (12.87%) Windows Server
14 88 (12.31%) Migration
15 86 (12.03%) Performance Tuning
16 83 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
17 82 (11.47%) ITIL
18 81 (11.33%) Degree
19 80 (11.19%) AWS
19 80 (11.19%) Salesforce.com
19 80 (11.19%) Microsoft 365
20 78 (10.91%) VMware
21 76 (10.63%) Business Intelligence
22 74 (10.35%) Kubernetes
23 73 (10.21%) DevOps
23 73 (10.21%) Disaster Recovery
24 68 (9.51%) High Availability
25 67 (9.37%) Python
26 66 (9.23%) Retail

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 33 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.36%) IIS
3 18 (2.52%) Apache Airflow
3 18 (2.52%) Apache Solr
4 17 (2.38%) WebLogic
5 15 (2.10%) Apache
6 14 (1.96%) MS Exchange
6 14 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
7 9 (1.26%) SAS
7 9 (1.26%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.70%) ArcGIS
8 5 (0.70%) Confluence
9 4 (0.56%) MediaWiki
9 4 (0.56%) Moodle
10 3 (0.42%) nginx
10 3 (0.42%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.28%) JBoss
11 2 (0.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 58 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 51 (7.13%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.28%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.28%) Revit
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.14%) CATIA
6 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.14%) LaTeX
6 1 (0.14%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 23 (3.22%) NetSuite
2 19 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.42%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.42%) Shopify
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.14%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.14%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.14%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.14%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.14%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 209 (29.23%) Azure
2 80 (11.19%) AWS
2 80 (11.19%) Microsoft 365
3 43 (6.01%) SaaS
4 38 (5.31%) Power Platform
5 32 (4.48%) Dynamics 365
6 29 (4.06%) PaaS
7 26 (3.64%) Azure Active Directory
8 21 (2.94%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 18 (2.52%) AWS CloudFormation
10 17 (2.38%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 15 (2.10%) IaaS
12 11 (1.54%) Azure DevOps
12 11 (1.54%) OpenShift
13 10 (1.40%) Google Workspace
14 9 (1.26%) Azure Monitor
14 9 (1.26%) Azure Storage
14 9 (1.26%) PowerApps
15 8 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
15 8 (1.12%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 49 (6.85%) Firewall
2 39 (5.45%) DNS
3 35 (4.90%) WAN
4 30 (4.20%) TCP/IP
5 28 (3.92%) Internet
6 24 (3.36%) LAN
7 19 (2.66%) VPN
8 15 (2.10%) DHCP
9 14 (1.96%) SAN
10 11 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (1.40%) Network Security
12 9 (1.26%) HTTP
12 9 (1.26%) OpenVPN
13 8 (1.12%) Intranet
13 8 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
13 8 (1.12%) VLAN
13 8 (1.12%) Wireless
14 7 (0.98%) Fibre Channel
15 5 (0.70%) MPLS
16 4 (0.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (15.66%) SQL Server
2 62 (8.67%) Oracle Database
3 47 (6.57%) PostgreSQL
4 40 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (5.03%) MySQL
6 34 (4.76%) Power BI
7 26 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 24 (3.36%) Oracle Database 12c
9 24 (3.36%) Relational Database
10 22 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
11 18 (2.52%) HBase
11 18 (2.52%) MongoDB
12 17 (2.38%) OLTP
12 17 (2.38%) Oracle Exadata
13 10 (1.40%) RDBMS
14 9 (1.26%) Amazon Aurora
14 9 (1.26%) Amazon Redshift
14 9 (1.26%) NoSQL
14 9 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (2.10%) JIRA
3 14 (1.96%) GitLab
4 12 (1.68%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.84%) Toad
6 5 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.28%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.28%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.28%) Subversion
9 1 (0.14%) MSI
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.14%) PeopleTools
9 1 (0.14%) RStudio
General
1 186 (26.01%) Social Skills
2 168 (23.50%) Finance
3 83 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
4 66 (9.23%) Retail
5 47 (6.57%) Marketing
5 47 (6.57%) Organisational Skills
6 38 (5.31%) Public Sector
7 37 (5.17%) Law
8 35 (4.90%) Legal
9 32 (4.48%) Manufacturing
10 28 (3.92%) Telecoms
11 22 (3.08%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 20 (2.80%) Advertising
13 19 (2.66%) Electronics
14 13 (1.82%) Banking
15 9 (1.26%) Agriculture
15 9 (1.26%) Presentation Skills
16 7 (0.98%) Front Office
17 6 (0.84%) Games
17 6 (0.84%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.66%) Kafka
1 19 (2.66%) Middleware
2 12 (1.68%) ARM Templates
3 11 (1.54%) .NET
3 11 (1.54%) Lightning Web Components
4 9 (1.26%) LAMP
5 8 (1.12%) LEMP Stack
5 8 (1.12%) Web Services
6 4 (0.56%) HTML
6 4 (0.56%) LAPP Stack
6 4 (0.56%) ODBC
6 4 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (0.56%) REST
6 4 (0.56%) Spring
7 3 (0.42%) CSS
7 3 (0.42%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (0.42%) JSON
7 3 (0.42%) LDAP
7 3 (0.42%) Spring Boot
7 3 (0.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (6.85%) Management Information System
2 29 (4.06%) Clustering
3 25 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 18 (2.52%) Replication
6 14 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (1.54%) Public Cloud
8 10 (1.40%) Cloud Native
9 7 (0.98%) CMDB
9 7 (0.98%) Social Media
10 6 (0.84%) Analytical Mindset
10 6 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (0.84%) Life Science
10 6 (0.84%) LLPG
10 6 (0.84%) User Experience
11 5 (0.70%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.56%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.56%) Low-Code
12 4 (0.56%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 220 (30.77%) Linux
2 177 (24.76%) Windows
3 103 (14.41%) Unix
4 92 (12.87%) Windows Server
5 47 (6.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (4.20%) CentOS
7 18 (2.52%) Windows Server 2016
8 14 (1.96%) Windows Server 2019
9 13 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (1.54%) Ubuntu
11 8 (1.12%) Mac OS
11 8 (1.12%) Windows 10
11 8 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.84%) Debian
14 5 (0.70%) Solaris
15 4 (0.56%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.42%) AIX
16 3 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
17 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (14.55%) Problem-Solving
2 88 (12.31%) Migration
3 86 (12.03%) Performance Tuning
4 82 (11.47%) ITIL
5 76 (10.63%) Business Intelligence
6 73 (10.21%) DevOps
6 73 (10.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 68 (9.51%) High Availability
8 61 (8.53%) CRM
9 60 (8.39%) Computer Science
10 48 (6.71%) Agile
11 47 (6.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 46 (6.43%) Service Delivery
13 44 (6.15%) Configuration Management
14 39 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
14 39 (5.45%) Service Management
15 38 (5.31%) Change Management
15 38 (5.31%) Mathematics
16 34 (4.76%) Data Protection
16 34 (4.76%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 166 (23.22%) SQL
2 114 (15.94%) PowerShell
3 67 (9.37%) Python
4 55 (7.69%) Bash
5 40 (5.59%) Java
5 40 (5.59%) T-SQL
6 28 (3.92%) Perl
7 25 (3.50%) Shell Script
8 19 (2.66%) Go
9 18 (2.52%) Rust
10 15 (2.10%) Ruby
11 14 (1.96%) C
11 14 (1.96%) C#
12 11 (1.54%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.40%) JavaScript
14 7 (0.98%) Apex Code
14 7 (0.98%) AWK
14 7 (0.98%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.84%) Korn
15 6 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 81 (11.33%) Degree
2 40 (5.59%) Security Cleared
3 38 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (3.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 23 (3.22%) SC Cleared
6 15 (2.10%) RHCE
7 13 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (1.40%) CCNA
8 10 (1.40%) MCSA
9 6 (0.84%) CCNP
10 5 (0.70%) MCSE
11 3 (0.42%) CISSP
11 3 (0.42%) CompTIA Security+
11 3 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.28%) MCP
12 2 (0.28%) OCA
12 2 (0.28%) OCP
12 2 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.14%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.01%) SLA
2 23 (3.22%) Data Quality
3 15 (2.10%) GDPR
4 6 (0.84%) GLP
4 6 (0.84%) QA
5 5 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.70%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.42%) Accessibility
6 3 (0.42%) PMO
7 2 (0.28%) GAAP
8 1 (0.14%) MiFID
8 1 (0.14%) NIST
System Software
1 94 (13.15%) Active Directory
2 59 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (7.97%) Docker
4 29 (4.06%) Hyper-V
5 27 (3.78%) Virtual Machines
6 19 (2.66%) vSphere
7 10 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (1.12%) XenApp
9 7 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (0.84%) Firmware
11 3 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.42%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 3 (0.42%) etcd
11 3 (0.42%) KVM
11 3 (0.42%) Oracle Clusterware
12 2 (0.28%) Lustre
12 2 (0.28%) oVirt
12 2 (0.28%) Shibboleth
12 2 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 74 (10.35%) Kubernetes
2 58 (8.11%) Ansible
3 40 (5.59%) Puppet
4 24 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (3.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 20 (2.80%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 20 (2.80%) SCCM
6 17 (2.38%) Terraform
7 13 (1.82%) SCSM
7 13 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
8 11 (1.54%) NetBackup
9 10 (1.40%) Microsoft Intune
9 10 (1.40%) WSUS
10 9 (1.26%) Single Sign-On
11 7 (0.98%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.84%) HAProxy
12 6 (0.84%) Nagios
12 6 (0.84%) SQL Sentry
13 5 (0.70%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 5 (0.70%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 209 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 95 (13.29%) Oracle
3 80 (11.19%) Salesforce.com
4 78 (10.91%) VMware
5 63 (8.81%) Red Hat
6 30 (4.20%) ServiceNow
7 27 (3.78%) SAP
8 26 (3.64%) SolarWinds
9 17 (2.38%) Cognos
9 17 (2.38%) Google
10 16 (2.24%) Cisco
10 16 (2.24%) Citrix
11 11 (1.54%) Apple
11 11 (1.54%) Veritas
12 10 (1.40%) JD Edwards
13 7 (0.98%) ESRI
13 7 (0.98%) NetApp
14 6 (0.84%) Adobe
14 6 (0.84%) HP
14 6 (0.84%) Veeam