The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Server Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Administrator
Rank 179 188 185
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.028% 0.075% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.079% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £50,000 £27,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.18% -38.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Server Administrator
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3411 3782 3907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.20% 94.53% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2827 3113 3383
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Server Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Server Administrator in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Server Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Server Administrator
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Administrator across the Manchester region.

Server Administrator Salary Trend in Manchester

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Server Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Server Administrator in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) Change Management
4 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
5 5 (55.56%) Replication
5 5 (55.56%) Clustering
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (44.44%) VMware
6 4 (44.44%) DTS
6 4 (44.44%) SAN
6 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (44.44%) Database Mirroring
7 3 (33.33%) Data Transformation
7 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (33.33%) Migration
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
7 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (22.22%) MCITP
8 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
8 2 (22.22%) Kanban
8 2 (22.22%) PowerShell

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Server Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Server Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) DTS
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) ERwin
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Replication
1 5 (55.56%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) CLARiiON
3 1 (11.11%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Change Management
1 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (44.44%) Database Mirroring
3 3 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Firmware
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (11.11%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy