The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had IT Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Administrator
Rank 233 245 244
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Administrator 13 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 12
Median salary £23,250 £19,750 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.72% -19.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,986 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £30,200 £32,250
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £28,034 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
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
5738 6361 6892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.59% 96.85% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4803 5184 5540
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured IT Administrator in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Administrator across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

IT Administrator Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Administrator within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 4 £25,250 -19.20%
Merseyside -4 4 £25,000 +32.32%
Lancashire - 4 £20,000 -
Cheshire +31 1 £22,500 +21.62%
IT Administrator
England

IT Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring IT Administrator in the job title.

1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (24.00%) Firewall
4 6 (24.00%) VMware
5 5 (20.00%) Finance
5 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (20.00%) MCSE
5 5 (20.00%) HP
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (16.00%) Driving Licence
6 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 4 (16.00%) Sophos
6 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) Information Security
7 3 (12.00%) Debian
7 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.00%) Dell
7 3 (12.00%) Avaya
7 3 (12.00%) Apache
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (12.00%) nginx
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) DHCP
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) MRTG
2 2 (8.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Big Data
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.00%) CentOS
4 3 (12.00%) Debian
4 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (16.00%) Information Security
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.00%) IT Asset Management
4 2 (8.00%) Software Licensing
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) High Availability
5 1 (4.00%) Open Source
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (4.00%) Security Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.00%) Perl
3 2 (8.00%) PHP
3 2 (8.00%) Python
3 2 (8.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) MCSE
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) MCITP
3 1 (4.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (12.00%) Squid
1 3 (12.00%) Varnish
1 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Munin
1 2 (8.00%) Nagios
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
1 2 (8.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) HP
4 4 (16.00%) Sophos
5 3 (12.00%) Avaya
5 3 (12.00%) Dell
5 3 (12.00%) SonicWALL
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco
6 2 (8.00%) Citrix
6 2 (8.00%) F5
6 2 (8.00%) SaltStack
7 1 (4.00%) Rackspace
7 1 (4.00%) Remedy