Data Entry Administrators

Data entry administrators enter a variety of information into databases using various software packages and assist colleagues in retrieving information.


New workers
£ 7,341
£ 19,775
£ 34,256

Available jobs

In the past year there were 45,116 vacancies for this type of job

Related courses

People work towards these careers by taking these courses at college and uni.

What they do most days?

  • Analyses data to identify trends and patterns.

  • Assists other employees and/or customers in accessing information.

  • Updates website product descriptions and details.

  • Updates records, such as sales or patient data.

  • Transfers paper-based information into electronic databases.

  • Enters customers' personal details and other Information into a database using the appropriate software.

Hard Skills

Hard skills are specific, learnable, measurable, often industry or occupation-specific abilities related to a position.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Data Entry

  • Invoicing

  • Data Management

  • Finance

  • Data Analysis

  • Customer Relationship Management

  • Data Integrity

  • Administrative Support

  • Data Processing

  • Data Quality

Soft Skills

Soft skills can be self-taught and usually do not necessitate a certain completed level of education.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Detail Oriented

  • Communication

  • Microsoft Excel

  • Customer Service

  • Microsoft Office

  • Organizational Skills

  • Administrative Functions

  • Management

  • Time Management

  • Spreadsheets

How do I get a job like this?

People in these types of job started their career paths after studying courses like the ones below.