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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 110 105 125
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 141 161 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.31% 2.38% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 2.50% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 117 126 111
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
5786 6434 6906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.96% 95.25% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4635 5186 5868
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -2 60 £40,000 +14.28% 19
Cheshire -5 46 £42,500 +28.78% 3
Merseyside +21 27 £40,000 +3.22% 3
Lancashire -10 9 £32,500 +30.00% 3
Administrator
England

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 122 (43.73%) Microsoft
2 115 (41.22%) SQL
3 102 (36.56%) SQL Server
4 93 (33.33%) Windows
5 72 (25.81%) T-SQL
6 64 (22.94%) MS Excel
7 62 (22.22%) Linux
8 56 (20.07%) Finance
9 50 (17.92%) Disaster Recovery
10 49 (17.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 45 (16.13%) VMware
12 44 (15.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 43 (15.41%) SQL Server 2012
13 43 (15.41%) Replication
14 42 (15.05%) Performance Tuning
15 41 (14.70%) MySQL
16 40 (14.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 39 (13.98%) Windows Server 2008
18 36 (12.90%) Oracle
19 34 (12.19%) SQL Server 2008
20 32 (11.47%) SQL Server 2005
20 32 (11.47%) Active Directory
20 32 (11.47%) Analytical Skills
21 31 (11.11%) DNS
21 31 (11.11%) MS Office
21 31 (11.11%) Clustering
22 30 (10.75%) Data Warehouse
23 29 (10.39%) Puppet
24 27 (9.68%) Oracle Database
24 27 (9.68%) Apache

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (9.68%) Apache
2 23 (8.24%) MS Exchange
3 22 (7.89%) SharePoint
4 18 (6.45%) nginx
5 15 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (3.23%) IIS
7 8 (2.87%) CMS
7 8 (2.87%) Oracle Application Server
8 6 (2.15%) Oracle 9iAS
9 5 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.43%) WordPress
10 4 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.08%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.08%) Lync
12 2 (0.72%) Oracle 10gAS
12 2 (0.72%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.72%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.72%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.36%) JBoss
Applications
1 64 (22.94%) MS Excel
2 31 (11.11%) MS Office
3 10 (3.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.43%) MS Project
5 3 (1.08%) ProjectWise
6 2 (0.72%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.72%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.36%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (2.87%) Magento
2 7 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.08%) Primavera
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.72%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.36%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.58%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.43%) Office 365
2 4 (1.43%) SaaS
2 4 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.43%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.72%) OneDrive
4 2 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.72%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 31 (11.11%) DNS
2 21 (7.53%) SAN
3 19 (6.81%) LAN
4 18 (6.45%) WAN
5 17 (6.09%) TCP/IP
6 14 (5.02%) DHCP
7 13 (4.66%) NAS
8 11 (3.94%) Firewall
9 10 (3.58%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (3.58%) Internet
10 7 (2.51%) OpenVPN
11 6 (2.15%) IPsec
11 6 (2.15%) FTP
12 5 (1.79%) SMTP
12 5 (1.79%) SSH
13 4 (1.43%) VLAN
13 4 (1.43%) HTTP
13 4 (1.43%) VoIP
13 4 (1.43%) VPN
14 3 (1.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (36.56%) SQL Server
2 44 (15.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (15.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 41 (14.70%) MySQL
5 40 (14.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (12.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 32 (11.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 30 (10.75%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (9.68%) Oracle Database
10 21 (7.53%) Oracle Database 11g
11 20 (7.17%) Oracle Database 10g
12 15 (5.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (3.94%) Oracle9i Database
14 9 (3.23%) OLTP
14 9 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (3.23%) Big Data
15 8 (2.87%) Relational Database
16 7 (2.51%) SQL Server 2000
17 6 (2.15%) Oracle Database 12c
17 6 (2.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.36%) Toad
2 1 (0.36%) ERwin
2 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
General
1 56 (20.07%) Finance
2 10 (3.58%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (2.87%) Legal
3 8 (2.87%) Back Office
4 7 (2.51%) Retail
4 7 (2.51%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.79%) Law
6 3 (1.08%) Local Government
6 3 (1.08%) Banking
6 3 (1.08%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.72%) French Language
7 2 (0.72%) Norwegian Language
7 2 (0.72%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.72%) Swedish Language
7 2 (0.72%) Advertising
7 2 (0.72%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.73%) LAMP
2 11 (3.94%) .NET
3 7 (2.51%) HTML
3 7 (2.51%) CSS
4 4 (1.43%) Web Services
5 3 (1.08%) COM
5 3 (1.08%) WebCenter
5 3 (1.08%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.72%) jQuery
6 2 (0.72%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.72%) NHibernate
6 2 (0.72%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 2 (0.72%) XML
6 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.72%) J2EE
7 1 (0.36%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.36%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.41%) Replication
2 32 (11.47%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (11.11%) Clustering
4 15 (5.38%) Statistics
5 12 (4.30%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.58%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.23%) Open Source
7 9 (3.23%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.15%) PKI
8 6 (2.15%) Cryptography
8 6 (2.15%) NHS
9 4 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.08%) Life Science
11 2 (0.72%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.72%) CLARiiON
12 1 (0.36%) Symmetrix
12 1 (0.36%) BBC
12 1 (0.36%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 93 (33.33%) Windows
2 62 (22.22%) Linux
3 39 (13.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (8.60%) Windows 7
4 24 (8.60%) CentOS
5 21 (7.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (7.17%) UNIX
7 15 (5.38%) Debian
8 13 (4.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (3.58%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.79%) SUSE
11 5 (1.79%) Android
11 5 (1.79%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.08%) Solaris
12 3 (1.08%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.08%) FreeNAS
13 2 (0.72%) Fedora
14 1 (0.36%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (17.92%) Disaster Recovery
2 42 (15.05%) Performance Tuning
3 27 (9.68%) ITIL
4 26 (9.32%) Migration
5 22 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (6.45%) Change Management
6 18 (6.45%) DevOps
6 18 (6.45%) Database Mirroring
7 17 (6.09%) Configuration Management
8 16 (5.73%) Problem Management
9 15 (5.38%) Capacity Planning
9 15 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (5.02%) E-Commerce
10 14 (5.02%) CRM
11 12 (4.30%) Performance Management
11 12 (4.30%) ETL
12 11 (3.94%) Data Analysis
12 11 (3.94%) Mentoring
13 10 (3.58%) Service Delivery
13 10 (3.58%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (41.22%) SQL
2 72 (25.81%) T-SQL
3 25 (8.96%) PHP
4 17 (6.09%) Bash Shell
4 17 (6.09%) PowerShell
5 12 (4.30%) PL/SQL
6 10 (3.58%) Perl
7 8 (2.87%) C#
7 8 (2.87%) C++
7 8 (2.87%) Python
8 6 (2.15%) C
9 5 (1.79%) Java
10 4 (1.43%) Ruby
11 3 (1.08%) Prolog
12 2 (0.72%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.72%) VBScript
13 1 (0.36%) Korn
Qualifications
1 49 (17.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (9.32%) MCITP
3 21 (7.53%) Degree
4 17 (6.09%) MCSA
5 16 (5.73%) MCSE
5 16 (5.73%) MCP
6 11 (3.94%) MCTS
7 9 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (3.23%) CCNA
8 8 (2.87%) CCIE
9 6 (2.15%) OCP
9 6 (2.15%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (1.79%) MCDBA
10 5 (1.79%) RHCE
10 5 (1.79%) RHCA
10 5 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (1.79%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.43%) CCENT
11 4 (1.43%) CCNP
11 4 (1.43%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.94%) SLA
2 10 (3.58%) QA
3 9 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.36%) GMP
4 1 (0.36%) GLP
4 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (11.47%) Active Directory
2 23 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.79%) Docker
3 5 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.43%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.08%) Samba
5 3 (1.08%) Squid
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.72%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.72%) Firmware
7 1 (0.36%) NFS
7 1 (0.36%) LiteSpeed
7 1 (0.36%) SRDF
7 1 (0.36%) XenApp
7 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (10.39%) Puppet
2 21 (7.53%) Nagios
3 11 (3.94%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
5 8 (2.87%) Data Guard
6 6 (2.15%) Ansible
7 4 (1.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (1.08%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.08%) SmokePing
8 3 (1.08%) Cacti
8 3 (1.08%) Munin
8 3 (1.08%) Zenoss
8 3 (1.08%) SCCM
9 2 (0.72%) logstash
9 2 (0.72%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.36%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.36%) Hyperic
10 1 (0.36%) Kibana
10 1 (0.36%) Graylog
10 1 (0.36%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 122 (43.73%) Microsoft
2 45 (16.13%) VMware
3 36 (12.90%) Oracle
4 16 (5.73%) Cisco
4 16 (5.73%) Red Hat
5 12 (4.30%) Citrix
6 9 (3.23%) EMC
7 7 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (2.51%) IBM
8 6 (2.15%) Teradata
9 4 (1.43%) Vertica
9 4 (1.43%) Apple
10 3 (1.08%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.08%) HP
10 3 (1.08%) NetApp
10 3 (1.08%) CommVault
10 3 (1.08%) Sage
10 3 (1.08%) Remedy
10 3 (1.08%) New Relic
11 2 (0.72%) LANDesk
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Acme
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car/car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Fruition IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, flexible hours
Posted: 10 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36491 - £42930 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Flexi-Time, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 26 days ago