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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 114 138 128
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 169 135 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.52% 1.81% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 1.91% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 134 119 89
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,400 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%
Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6406 7073 6487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.55% 94.76% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5333 5773 5586
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 £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Administrator
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Administrator Salary Trend in the North West

Administrator
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Administrator across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Administrator Salary Histogram in the North West

Administrator
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +12 61 £39,750 +22.30% 10
Cheshire -13 37 £38,500 +10.00% 9
Merseyside +32 29 £23,500 -53.00% 2
Cumbria +7 21 £32,500 +16.07% 2
Lancashire +15 19 £32,250 -24.11% 1
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 126 (40.65%) SQL
2 115 (37.10%) Microsoft
3 101 (32.58%) Windows
4 94 (30.32%) Linux
4 94 (30.32%) SQL Server
5 67 (21.61%) MS Excel
6 57 (18.39%) Oracle
7 56 (18.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 55 (17.74%) VMware
9 51 (16.45%) Clustering
10 48 (15.48%) UNIX
11 47 (15.16%) Oracle Database
12 45 (14.52%) T-SQL
13 44 (14.19%) Microsoft Certification
14 43 (13.87%) Disaster Recovery
15 42 (13.55%) MySQL
16 38 (12.26%) Oracle Database 11g
17 37 (11.94%) ITIL
18 36 (11.61%) MS Exchange
18 36 (11.61%) Windows Server 2012
19 35 (11.29%) Oracle Database 10g
19 35 (11.29%) Finance
20 32 (10.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 32 (10.32%) Performance Tuning
20 32 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure
20 32 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
21 31 (10.00%) Security Cleared
22 30 (9.68%) SC Cleared
22 30 (9.68%) Replication
22 30 (9.68%) DNS

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (11.61%) MS Exchange
2 28 (9.03%) Apache
3 26 (8.39%) Oracle Application Server
4 23 (7.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (7.10%) SharePoint
6 19 (6.13%) WebLogic
7 14 (4.52%) nginx
7 14 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (2.26%) IIS
8 7 (2.26%) Oracle 9iAS
9 6 (1.94%) CMS
9 6 (1.94%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.94%) Lync
9 6 (1.94%) Apache Pig
10 5 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.29%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.97%) JBoss
12 3 (0.97%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 67 (21.61%) MS Excel
2 27 (8.71%) MS Office
3 9 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.29%) MS Project
5 3 (0.97%) ProjectWise
6 1 (0.32%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.32%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 14 (4.52%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (2.26%) assyst
2 7 (2.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (2.26%) Magento
3 4 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.97%) Primavera
4 3 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.97%) Cordys
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.32%) Line 500
6 1 (0.32%) Agresso
6 1 (0.32%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.94%) Office 365
2 4 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.65%) SaaS
3 2 (0.65%) Route 53
3 2 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.65%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.32%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.68%) DNS
2 20 (6.45%) SAN
3 17 (5.48%) DHCP
3 17 (5.48%) LAN
4 16 (5.16%) WAN
5 13 (4.19%) HTTP
6 12 (3.87%) TCP/IP
7 8 (2.58%) VPN
7 8 (2.58%) Internet
8 7 (2.26%) Firewall
8 7 (2.26%) SMTP
9 6 (1.94%) FTP
9 6 (1.94%) SSH
10 5 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (1.61%) MPLS
11 4 (1.29%) ADSL
12 3 (0.97%) NAS
13 2 (0.65%) OpenVPN
13 2 (0.65%) PPTP
13 2 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (30.32%) SQL Server
2 47 (15.16%) Oracle Database
3 42 (13.55%) MySQL
4 38 (12.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 35 (11.29%) Oracle Database 10g
6 32 (10.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 28 (9.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (9.03%) Oracle9i Database
8 25 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (8.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 24 (7.74%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (7.10%) SQL Server 2005
11 17 (5.48%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 16 (5.16%) Relational Database
13 14 (4.52%) Oracle Database 12c
14 11 (3.55%) Hadoop
14 11 (3.55%) Big Data
14 11 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
16 7 (2.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.97%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.65%) Hudson
3 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.32%) ERwin
4 1 (0.32%) JIRA
General
1 35 (11.29%) Finance
2 14 (4.52%) Legal
2 14 (4.52%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.19%) Retail
4 12 (3.87%) Banking
5 9 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.94%) Law
7 5 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.61%) Back Office
8 2 (0.65%) Advertising
8 2 (0.65%) Marketing
9 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.81%) LAMP
2 8 (2.58%) Web Services
3 6 (1.94%) .NET
4 4 (1.29%) XML
4 4 (1.29%) EDI
4 4 (1.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (1.29%) Middleware
4 4 (1.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (0.97%) WebCenter
5 3 (0.97%) COM
6 2 (0.65%) CSS
6 2 (0.65%) J2EE
6 2 (0.65%) HTML
7 1 (0.32%) Sensu
7 1 (0.32%) jQuery
7 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.45%) Clustering
2 32 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (9.68%) Replication
4 22 (7.10%) Management Information System
5 15 (4.84%) Data Centre
6 12 (3.87%) Statistics
7 10 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 10 (3.23%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (1.61%) HACMP
9 4 (1.29%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.97%) NHS
10 3 (0.97%) Life Science
10 3 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.65%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.65%) PKI
12 1 (0.32%) CLARiiON
12 1 (0.32%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 101 (32.58%) Windows
2 94 (30.32%) Linux
3 56 (18.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (15.48%) UNIX
5 36 (11.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (9.03%) Windows 7
6 28 (9.03%) Solaris
7 27 (8.71%) AIX
8 22 (7.10%) CentOS
9 20 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (6.13%) Windows 8
11 17 (5.48%) Debian
12 12 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (1.94%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.29%) SUSE
15 2 (0.65%) Fedora
15 2 (0.65%) Tru64
15 2 (0.65%) HPUX
16 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (13.87%) Disaster Recovery
2 37 (11.94%) ITIL
3 32 (10.32%) Performance Tuning
4 27 (8.71%) Change Management
5 22 (7.10%) Open Source
6 21 (6.77%) Change Control
7 20 (6.45%) Service Management
8 18 (5.81%) Capacity Planning
9 16 (5.16%) Load Balancing
10 15 (4.84%) ITSM
11 14 (4.52%) Data Analysis
12 13 (4.19%) Service Delivery
12 13 (4.19%) Migration
12 13 (4.19%) Performance Monitoring
13 12 (3.87%) CRM
14 11 (3.55%) ETL
14 11 (3.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (3.55%) Problem Management
15 10 (3.23%) Database Mirroring
16 9 (2.90%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 126 (40.65%) SQL
2 45 (14.52%) T-SQL
3 18 (5.81%) PHP
4 14 (4.52%) Perl
5 13 (4.19%) PL/SQL
5 13 (4.19%) PowerShell
6 11 (3.55%) Bash Shell
7 9 (2.90%) C#
8 8 (2.58%) Python
9 6 (1.94%) Java
10 4 (1.29%) LINC
11 3 (0.97%) VBA
11 3 (0.97%) C++
11 3 (0.97%) Prolog
11 3 (0.97%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.97%) Ruby
12 2 (0.65%) VBScript
12 2 (0.65%) VB
12 2 (0.65%) C
12 2 (0.65%) Lua
Qualifications
1 44 (14.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 30 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 25 (8.06%) Degree
4 25 (8.06%) MCSA
5 21 (6.77%) MCSE
5 21 (6.77%) MCITP
6 19 (6.13%) MCP
7 18 (5.81%) CCNA
7 18 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (4.52%) MCTS
9 12 (3.87%) CCIE
10 11 (3.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (2.58%) CCNP
12 7 (2.26%) Oracle Certification
12 7 (2.26%) OCP
12 7 (2.26%) DV Cleared
13 6 (1.94%) CCENT
13 6 (1.94%) CCDP
14 5 (1.61%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.42%) SLA
2 3 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) QA
3 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (8.39%) Active Directory
3 25 (8.06%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (2.58%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.26%) HDFS
6 6 (1.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (1.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (1.61%) Docker
7 5 (1.61%) SRDF
8 4 (1.29%) pfSense
9 3 (0.97%) Samba
9 3 (0.97%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.65%) Squid
10 2 (0.65%) Firmware
11 1 (0.32%) NFS
11 1 (0.32%) Xen
11 1 (0.32%) Varnish
11 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.32%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 25 (8.06%) Data Guard
2 23 (7.42%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (3.87%) Nagios
4 11 (3.55%) Puppet
5 8 (2.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (2.26%) Ambari
7 6 (1.94%) Oozie
8 5 (1.61%) ZABBIX
8 5 (1.61%) Munin
8 5 (1.61%) ARCserve
9 4 (1.29%) SCCM
9 4 (1.29%) SCVMM
9 4 (1.29%) Cacti
9 4 (1.29%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.29%) Ansible
10 3 (0.97%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.65%) Zenoss
12 1 (0.32%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.32%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 115 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 57 (18.39%) Oracle
3 55 (17.74%) VMware
4 28 (9.03%) IBM
5 26 (8.39%) Red Hat
6 25 (8.06%) Cisco
7 19 (6.13%) Sun
8 14 (4.52%) HP
9 10 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (2.90%) Remedy
10 9 (2.90%) Hortonworks
11 8 (2.58%) Citrix
12 7 (2.26%) Teradata
12 7 (2.26%) ServiceNow
12 7 (2.26%) Tableau
13 6 (1.94%) EMC
14 5 (1.61%) Avaya
15 4 (1.29%) Unisys
15 4 (1.29%) Hyperion
15 4 (1.29%) NetApp
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits + Overtime + On Call Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + up to 20% Bonus, 10% Pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Overtime
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Cognitive Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Tectre Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
LSTM
Salary: From £23,386 to £27,057 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago