The table below looks at the statistics for the Server 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 Server Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Administrator
Rank 254 237 239
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 1 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.015% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 5
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
Server 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
6277 6903 6896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.40% 94.91% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5143 5600 5911
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 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Server Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Server Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Server Administrator
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Server Administrator Salary Trend in the North West

Server 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 Server Administrator within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 August 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
Merseyside +10 1 £44,000 -
Server Administrator
England

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Server 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 Server Administrator in their job title.

1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) MCITP
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) DTS
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) MCSA
4 2 (25.00%) Firmware
4 2 (25.00%) ITSM
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Replication
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Server 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 Server Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) DTS
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ERwin
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) CLARiiON
2 1 (12.50%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) MCITP
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Firmware
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (12.50%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy