Period
to 16 April 2021

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Administrator
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 125 196 180
Rank change year-on-year +71 -16 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 75 31 89
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.02% 0.64% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 0.67% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 58 23 67
10th Percentile £26,175 £32,750 £22,000
25th Percentile £31,438 £36,625 £35,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% - +18.42%
75th Percentile £55,250 £52,500 £54,375
90th Percentile £60,625 " £60,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% +1.91%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 3,570 4,646 6,016
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 96.09% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3,073 3,767 4,907
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,946 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,500 £36,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £46,192
Median % change year-on-year - +8.25% +2.65%
75th Percentile £63,750 £60,313 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Administrator in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Manchester

Administrator
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Administrator in Manchester.

Salary trend for Administrator in Manchester

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Administrator in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Administrator in Manchester

Administrator
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 16 April 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham +17 21 £36,500 -2.67%
Stockport +26 3 £27,500 -27.63% 2
Cheadle - 1 - -
Oldham - 1 £52,500 - 2
Administrator
North West

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2021, Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 25 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 23 (30.67%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (29.33%) Finance
3 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
4 21 (28.00%) Change Management
5 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (25.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (25.33%) Linux
6 18 (24.00%) PRINCE2
6 18 (24.00%) Project Management
7 16 (21.33%) Mathematics
7 16 (21.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 15 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
8 15 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 15 (20.00%) e-Learning
8 15 (20.00%) Windows
8 15 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (18.67%) Risk Assessment
9 14 (18.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (18.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 14 (18.67%) Change Control
9 14 (18.67%) Test Scripting
9 14 (18.67%) GDPR
9 14 (18.67%) Product Roadmap
10 11 (14.67%) Azure
10 11 (14.67%) Red Hat
11 10 (13.33%) Active Directory
11 10 (13.33%) Python
11 10 (13.33%) SQL
11 10 (13.33%) Open Source

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.67%) Azure
2 10 (13.33%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (4.00%) IaaS
4 2 (2.67%) AWS
4 2 (2.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.67%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.33%) Power Automate
5 1 (1.33%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) Wireless
2 6 (8.00%) DHCP
2 6 (8.00%) DNS
3 5 (6.67%) Firewall
3 5 (6.67%) Network Security
4 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.67%) VLAN
5 2 (2.67%) VPN
5 2 (2.67%) WAN
5 2 (2.67%) WLAN
6 1 (1.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 10 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (29.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Back Office
3 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.67%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (20.00%) e-Learning
2 15 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.00%) Replication
5 2 (2.67%) Handset
5 2 (2.67%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (1.33%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.33%) Linux
2 15 (20.00%) Windows
3 8 (10.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.67%) Android
4 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.33%) SUSE
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (28.00%) Change Management
3 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (25.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 18 (24.00%) PRINCE2
4 18 (24.00%) Project Management
5 16 (21.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 16 (21.33%) Mathematics
6 15 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 14 (18.67%) Change Control
7 14 (18.67%) Product Roadmap
7 14 (18.67%) Risk Assessment
7 14 (18.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 14 (18.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (18.67%) Test Scripting
8 10 (13.33%) Open Source
9 7 (9.33%) ITIL
9 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
10 6 (8.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.33%) Bash Shell
1 10 (13.33%) Go
1 10 (13.33%) Python
1 10 (13.33%) SQL
2 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (10.67%) CCNA
1 8 (10.67%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (10.67%) Linux+ Certification
1 8 (10.67%) Network+ Certification
2 7 (9.33%) SC Cleared
2 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.33%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.67%) GDPR
2 6 (8.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.33%) NIST
3 1 (1.33%) PMO
3 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.00%) vSphere
3 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) Ansible
1 10 (13.33%) Terraform
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (4.00%) WSUS
3 2 (2.67%) Nessus
4 1 (1.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.67%) Red Hat
3 8 (10.67%) Cisco
4 6 (8.00%) Oracle
5 5 (6.67%) VMware
6 3 (4.00%) Intel
7 2 (2.67%) CyberArk
7 2 (2.67%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.67%) Okta
7 2 (2.67%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com