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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 136 88 93
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 114 186 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.65% 2.82% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 2.96% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 95 142 178
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
6553 6284 7513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.04% 95.15% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5613 5297 6540
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -37 56 £40,000 +0.25% 13
Cheshire -25 39 £37,500 +15.38% 6
Merseyside +21 15 £40,000 -3.61% 4
Lancashire -35 4 £25,500 -35.44%
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 92 (37.10%) Finance
2 81 (32.66%) SQL
3 76 (30.65%) SQL Server
4 69 (27.82%) Microsoft
5 66 (26.61%) Disaster Recovery
5 66 (26.61%) Linux
6 65 (26.21%) Windows
6 65 (26.21%) T-SQL
7 49 (19.76%) UNIX
8 47 (18.95%) Performance Tuning
9 43 (17.34%) VMware
10 41 (16.53%) Active Directory
11 34 (13.71%) Migration
12 33 (13.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 32 (12.90%) ITIL
14 29 (11.69%) Change Management
14 29 (11.69%) Replication
15 28 (11.29%) Oracle
15 28 (11.29%) WAN
16 26 (10.48%) LAN
16 26 (10.48%) Data Warehouse
16 26 (10.48%) SQL Server 2005
16 26 (10.48%) SQL Server 2012
17 24 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
17 24 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 24 (9.68%) Firewall
17 24 (9.68%) SLA
18 22 (8.87%) SQL Server 2008
18 22 (8.87%) MySQL
19 20 (8.06%) Clustering

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 17 (6.85%) Apache
2 12 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.82%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.42%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.42%) nginx
5 5 (2.02%) IIS
5 5 (2.02%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (1.61%) WordPress
6 4 (1.61%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.21%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.81%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (0.81%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.81%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.40%) SAS
9 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.65%) MS Office
3 3 (1.21%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.81%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.40%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.81%) Magento
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.40%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.03%) Office 365
2 5 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.29%) WAN
2 26 (10.48%) LAN
3 24 (9.68%) Firewall
4 17 (6.85%) SAN
5 16 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
6 15 (6.05%) TCP/IP
7 11 (4.44%) LDAP
7 11 (4.44%) DNS
8 7 (2.82%) DHCP
9 6 (2.42%) NAS
10 5 (2.02%) IPsec
11 4 (1.61%) VoIP
11 4 (1.61%) OpenVPN
12 3 (1.21%) Ethernet
12 3 (1.21%) RTP
12 3 (1.21%) IP Telephony
13 2 (0.81%) VLAN
13 2 (0.81%) Internet
13 2 (0.81%) Broadband
13 2 (0.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (30.65%) SQL Server
2 33 (13.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (10.48%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (10.48%) SQL Server 2005
3 26 (10.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (8.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (8.87%) MySQL
6 20 (8.06%) Oracle Database
7 17 (6.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 17 (6.85%) Big Data
8 14 (5.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (4.84%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (4.44%) OLTP
11 9 (3.63%) Hadoop
12 7 (2.82%) Oracle Database 12c
12 7 (2.82%) DTS
13 6 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (2.42%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (2.42%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.40%) Toad
2 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
General
1 92 (37.10%) Finance
2 20 (8.06%) Back Office
3 14 (5.65%) Banking
4 12 (4.84%) Retail
5 8 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.81%) French Language
7 2 (0.81%) Norwegian Language
7 2 (0.81%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.81%) Swedish Language
7 2 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.40%) Local Government
8 1 (0.40%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.40%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.03%) .NET
2 8 (3.23%) HTML
3 7 (2.82%) CSS
3 7 (2.82%) Web Services
4 5 (2.02%) Middleware
5 3 (1.21%) LAMP
6 2 (0.81%) Mason
7 1 (0.40%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.40%) XML
7 1 (0.40%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.69%) Replication
2 20 (8.06%) Clustering
3 19 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.63%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.02%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.61%) Cryptography
6 4 (1.61%) PKI
6 4 (1.61%) HACMP
7 2 (0.81%) CLARiiON
7 2 (0.81%) BBC
7 2 (0.81%) iSeries
8 1 (0.40%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.40%) Open Source
8 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.40%) Statistics
8 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 66 (26.61%) Linux
2 65 (26.21%) Windows
3 49 (19.76%) UNIX
4 10 (4.03%) CentOS
4 10 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.82%) HPUX
7 5 (2.02%) Debian
8 4 (1.61%) Android
8 4 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.61%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.21%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.81%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.81%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.81%) AIX
10 2 (0.81%) Solaris
10 2 (0.81%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (26.61%) Disaster Recovery
2 47 (18.95%) Performance Tuning
3 34 (13.71%) Migration
4 32 (12.90%) ITIL
5 29 (11.69%) Change Management
6 18 (7.26%) Mentoring
7 16 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (6.05%) Problem Management
8 15 (6.05%) Unit Testing
8 15 (6.05%) Database Tuning
9 14 (5.65%) Performance Management
9 14 (5.65%) Business Continuity
9 14 (5.65%) Data Transformation
10 13 (5.24%) Configuration Management
10 13 (5.24%) Information Security
11 12 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (4.03%) Service Delivery
12 10 (4.03%) Coaching
13 8 (3.23%) E-Commerce
13 8 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 81 (32.66%) SQL
2 65 (26.21%) T-SQL
3 11 (4.44%) Perl
4 10 (4.03%) PHP
4 10 (4.03%) Bash Shell
5 8 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 7 (2.82%) Python
6 7 (2.82%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.42%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.61%) C
8 4 (1.61%) C++
9 3 (1.21%) Ruby
10 1 (0.40%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 16 (6.45%) Degree
2 10 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.63%) CISSP
3 9 (3.63%) CISM
4 7 (2.82%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.82%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.21%) MCP
6 2 (0.81%) A+ Certification
6 2 (0.81%) MCSE
7 1 (0.40%) MCSA
7 1 (0.40%) RHCE
7 1 (0.40%) CCNP
7 1 (0.40%) CCNA
7 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.40%) MCITP
7 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.68%) SLA
2 17 (6.85%) QA
3 12 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (16.53%) Active Directory
2 24 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.84%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (2.42%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (2.02%) Firmware
5 5 (2.02%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.61%) PowerHA
6 4 (1.61%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.21%) Kamailio
7 3 (1.21%) Samba
8 2 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.40%) GPFS
9 1 (0.40%) vSphere
9 1 (0.40%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.40%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.40%) Squid
Systems Management
1 16 (6.45%) Puppet
2 13 (5.24%) Data Guard
3 11 (4.44%) Nagios
4 4 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.61%) Cacti
5 3 (1.21%) Foglight
5 3 (1.21%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.81%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.81%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (0.81%) Ansible
7 1 (0.40%) logstash
7 1 (0.40%) Kibana
7 1 (0.40%) Munin
7 1 (0.40%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.40%) SmokePing
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.40%) Legato
7 1 (0.40%) WMI
Vendors
1 69 (27.82%) Microsoft
2 43 (17.34%) VMware
3 28 (11.29%) Oracle
4 18 (7.26%) Cisco
5 12 (4.84%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.23%) HP
7 7 (2.82%) EMC
8 6 (2.42%) WatchGuard
8 6 (2.42%) IBM
8 6 (2.42%) NetApp
9 5 (2.02%) Citrix
9 5 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.61%) Apple
11 3 (1.21%) Imperva
11 3 (1.21%) Vertica
11 3 (1.21%) Veritas
11 3 (1.21%) Adobe
11 3 (1.21%) Teradata
12 2 (0.81%) Brocade
12 2 (0.81%) LANDesk
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