The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Administrator
Rank 245 236 256
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 6 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.094% 0.19% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.20% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 3
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £21,600 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £32,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.85%
IT 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
6071 6612 7064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.16% 94.84% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4930 5341 6055
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

IT Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

IT Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IT Administrator
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IT Administrator Salary Trend in the North West

IT 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 IT Administrator within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
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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
Cheshire +1 4 £26,000 -13.33%
Manchester -5 1 £22,500 -10.00%
Merseyside - 1 £21,000 -
IT Administrator
England

IT Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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

1 27 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (56.67%) Windows
3 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (40.00%) Statistics
6 11 (36.67%) Windows 7
6 11 (36.67%) MS Exchange
7 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (30.00%) Mathematics
8 9 (30.00%) Data Analysis
8 9 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
8 9 (30.00%) MS Office
8 9 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (26.67%) VMware
10 7 (23.33%) ITIL
11 6 (20.00%) MCSE
11 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (20.00%) Cisco
11 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 6 (20.00%) MCITP
11 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (16.67%) Retail
12 5 (16.67%) Citrix
12 5 (16.67%) DNS
12 5 (16.67%) MCSA
13 4 (13.33%) MCP
13 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP

IT Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 11 (36.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) Site Server
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.33%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (30.00%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
1 2 (6.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.00%) VoIP
3 3 (10.00%) SAN
3 3 (10.00%) Firewall
4 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (6.67%) Wireless
4 2 (6.67%) VLAN
4 2 (6.67%) LAN
4 2 (6.67%) NAS
4 2 (6.67%) Internet
4 2 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (3.33%) DHCP
5 1 (3.33%) VPN
5 1 (3.33%) IPv4
5 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (16.67%) Retail
3 4 (13.33%) Law
4 3 (10.00%) Finance
5 2 (6.67%) Legal
5 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.33%) French Language
6 1 (3.33%) Norwegian Language
6 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
6 1 (3.33%) Swedish Language
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Statistics
2 9 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Biotechnology
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (36.67%) Windows 7
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.33%) FreeNAS
6 1 (3.33%) CentOS
6 1 (3.33%) Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
3 2 (6.67%) CRM
3 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (6.67%) Data Entry
4 1 (3.33%) SIEM
4 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.33%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) ISMS
4 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.33%) Migration
4 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.33%) Information Security
4 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) Document Management
4 1 (3.33%) Information Security Management
4 1 (3.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) MCSE
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (20.00%) MCITP
2 5 (16.67%) MCSA
3 4 (13.33%) CCIE
3 4 (13.33%) CCNA
3 4 (13.33%) CCDP
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (13.33%) MCTS
3 4 (13.33%) MCP
3 4 (13.33%) CCENT
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) GMP
2 1 (3.33%) GLP
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.33%) Xen
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
4 5 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) Lotus
5 1 (3.33%) Sage
5 1 (3.33%) Websense
5 1 (3.33%) Mitel
5 1 (3.33%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.33%) Veeam
5 1 (3.33%) New Relic
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle