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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 122 123 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -33
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 145 128 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.98% 1.79% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 1.90% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 130 96 183
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,750 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +12.85%
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
6953 6750 7261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.73% 94.33% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5636 5791 6315
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 -5 69 £34,500 -8.00% 8
Cheshire -8 44 £35,250 -4.08% 7
Merseyside +7 16 £40,000 -6.97% 1
Lancashire -3 9 £42,500 +55.96% 4
Cumbria - 3 £28,000 -
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 113 (36.10%) Linux
2 107 (34.19%) SQL
3 85 (27.16%) UNIX
4 81 (25.88%) Windows
5 69 (22.04%) Finance
6 65 (20.77%) Microsoft
7 60 (19.17%) SQL Server
8 51 (16.29%) VMware
9 49 (15.65%) Oracle
10 44 (14.06%) MS Excel
11 43 (13.74%) Active Directory
12 41 (13.10%) Change Management
12 41 (13.10%) Problem Management
12 41 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
13 29 (9.27%) Disaster Recovery
14 28 (8.95%) Shell Script
15 26 (8.31%) TCP/IP
15 26 (8.31%) MySQL
15 26 (8.31%) Performance Tuning
16 25 (7.99%) Oracle Database
17 24 (7.67%) SLA
17 24 (7.67%) Back Office
18 23 (7.35%) Firewall
18 23 (7.35%) T-SQL
18 23 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
18 23 (7.35%) SQL Server 2005
19 22 (7.03%) MS Office
20 21 (6.71%) SharePoint
20 21 (6.71%) Replication
21 19 (6.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 21 (6.71%) SharePoint
2 19 (6.07%) Apache
3 12 (3.83%) MS Exchange
4 10 (3.19%) WebLogic
5 8 (2.56%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (1.92%) TIBCO EMS
6 6 (1.92%) MS Project Server
6 6 (1.92%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 5 (1.60%) IIS
8 4 (1.28%) SAS
8 4 (1.28%) Oracle 10gAS
8 4 (1.28%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.28%) Node.js
9 3 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.96%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 44 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.03%) MS Office
3 8 (2.56%) MS Project
4 5 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (1.28%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.32%) SPSS
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.92%) BusinessWorks
1 6 (1.92%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
1 6 (1.92%) TIBCO iProcess
2 2 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.32%) Line 500
3 1 (0.32%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.32%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.92%) Office 365
3 2 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.32%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.31%) TCP/IP
2 23 (7.35%) Firewall
3 18 (5.75%) LAN
4 17 (5.43%) SAN
5 16 (5.11%) WAN
6 15 (4.79%) DNS
7 13 (4.15%) VPN
8 12 (3.83%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (2.88%) DHCP
10 6 (1.92%) Kerberos
11 5 (1.60%) VoIP
12 4 (1.28%) LDAP
12 4 (1.28%) IPsec
12 4 (1.28%) VLAN
12 4 (1.28%) NAS
13 3 (0.96%) SMTP
13 3 (0.96%) HTTP
13 3 (0.96%) SSL
14 2 (0.64%) WLAN
14 2 (0.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (19.17%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.31%) MySQL
3 25 (7.99%) Oracle Database
4 23 (7.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (6.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (5.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (4.79%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (4.15%) Oracle Database 10g
8 13 (4.15%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (3.51%) MongoDB
9 11 (3.51%) Relational Database
10 10 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (2.88%) MS Access
12 7 (2.24%) Oracle Database 12c
12 7 (2.24%) NoSQL
12 7 (2.24%) Hadoop
13 6 (1.92%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (0.96%) Subversion
2 2 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.32%) WebLogic Workshop
3 1 (0.32%) Hudson
3 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
General
1 69 (22.04%) Finance
2 24 (7.67%) Back Office
3 16 (5.11%) Banking
4 6 (1.92%) Retail
4 6 (1.92%) Marketing
4 6 (1.92%) Automotive
5 5 (1.60%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.28%) Games
6 4 (1.28%) Billing
7 2 (0.64%) Legal
7 2 (0.64%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.64%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Law
8 1 (0.32%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.15%) Web Services
2 11 (3.51%) Middleware
3 10 (3.19%) CSS
4 9 (2.88%) HTML
4 9 (2.88%) .NET
5 6 (1.92%) Rendezvous
5 6 (1.92%) Java SE
5 6 (1.92%) Java EE
6 5 (1.60%) LAMP
7 2 (0.64%) Mason
8 1 (0.32%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.32%) JBoss Seam
8 1 (0.32%) COM
8 1 (0.32%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.71%) Replication
2 13 (4.15%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.83%) Clustering
4 8 (2.56%) Firmware
5 5 (1.60%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (0.96%) HACMP
7 3 (0.96%) GIS
7 3 (0.96%) PKI
8 2 (0.64%) Biotechnology
8 2 (0.64%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.64%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.64%) CLARiiON
8 2 (0.64%) Symmetrix
8 2 (0.64%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.64%) Telematics
8 2 (0.64%) Symmetrix DMX
9 1 (0.32%) HP Superdome
9 1 (0.32%) Open Source
9 1 (0.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 113 (36.10%) Linux
2 85 (27.16%) UNIX
3 81 (25.88%) Windows
4 23 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (4.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (3.19%) Solaris
7 10 (3.19%) CentOS
8 8 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.92%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.92%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.60%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.28%) AIX
11 4 (1.28%) HPUX
12 1 (0.32%) Tru64
12 1 (0.32%) SUSE
12 1 (0.32%) Debian
12 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (13.10%) Change Management
1 41 (13.10%) Problem Management
2 29 (9.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (8.31%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (4.79%) ITIL
5 14 (4.47%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (3.83%) Load Balancing
6 12 (3.83%) ERP
7 11 (3.51%) Capacity Management
8 10 (3.19%) Business Continuity
8 10 (3.19%) Performance Management
9 8 (2.56%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (2.56%) CRM
9 8 (2.56%) E-Commerce
9 8 (2.56%) Database Security
10 7 (2.24%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (2.24%) Migration
10 7 (2.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (2.24%) Data Management
11 6 (1.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 107 (34.19%) SQL
2 28 (8.95%) Shell Script
3 23 (7.35%) T-SQL
4 18 (5.75%) PHP
5 16 (5.11%) PL/SQL
5 16 (5.11%) Bash Shell
6 12 (3.83%) Perl
6 12 (3.83%) Java
7 9 (2.88%) Python
8 8 (2.56%) C++
9 7 (2.24%) C
9 7 (2.24%) VBA
9 7 (2.24%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.60%) Ruby
10 5 (1.60%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.96%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.64%) VB
12 2 (0.64%) JCL
13 1 (0.32%) VBScript
13 1 (0.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (4.79%) Degree
2 12 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.19%) MCSE
4 8 (2.56%) MCP
4 8 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (2.56%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.24%) CCNA
6 6 (1.92%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (1.60%) CCNP
8 2 (0.64%) HND
8 2 (0.64%) MCITP
8 2 (0.64%) RHCE
9 1 (0.32%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.32%) RHCT
9 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.32%) CCA
9 1 (0.32%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.32%) OCP
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.67%) SLA
2 4 (1.28%) QA
2 4 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.64%) GMP
4 2 (0.64%) GLP
System Software
1 43 (13.74%) Active Directory
2 41 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.83%) Hyper-V
4 11 (3.51%) Oracle RMAN
5 8 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (2.24%) vSphere
7 6 (1.92%) NFS
7 6 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.60%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.28%) Samba
10 3 (0.96%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.96%) Squid
10 3 (0.96%) PowerHA
10 3 (0.96%) KVM
11 2 (0.64%) GPFS
11 2 (0.64%) vCloud
11 2 (0.64%) XenApp
12 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.32%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 13 (4.15%) Puppet
2 12 (3.83%) Nagios
2 12 (3.83%) Data Guard
3 5 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.28%) SCCM
4 4 (1.28%) Cacti
5 3 (0.96%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.32%) Legato
6 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.32%) MOM
6 1 (0.32%) WSUS
6 1 (0.32%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.32%) logstash
6 1 (0.32%) Kibana
6 1 (0.32%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.32%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 65 (20.77%) Microsoft
2 51 (16.29%) VMware
3 49 (15.65%) Oracle
4 19 (6.07%) Red Hat
5 14 (4.47%) HP
6 13 (4.15%) Cisco
7 12 (3.83%) Citrix
7 12 (3.83%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (3.51%) Teradata
9 9 (2.88%) IBM
10 8 (2.56%) NetApp
11 6 (1.92%) TIBCO
11 6 (1.92%) Sun
11 6 (1.92%) EMC
12 5 (1.60%) Adobe
12 5 (1.60%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.28%) LANDesk
13 4 (1.28%) SAP
13 4 (1.28%) Juniper
14 3 (0.96%) Symantec
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Good Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £15,000 to £17,500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West England
Mason Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Blackpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Warrington
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 8% pension, dental, PMI, Gym
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago