Period
to 19 April 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £39,250 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 199 124
Rank change year-on-year +15 -75 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 108 99 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.45% 1.28% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.32% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 100 89 104
Manchester median annual salary £39,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.88% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,875 £29,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% -6.25%

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 7,199 7,510 6,513
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 97.13% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6,060 6,403 5,458
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +10.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Manchester

Administrator
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Administrator in Manchester.

Salary trend for Administrator in Manchester

Administrator
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

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 19 April 2018. 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
Wigan - 11 £60,000 -
Salford +4 6 £20,000 -50.00%
Altrincham +7 4 £46,500 +13.41% 2
Bury +5 2 £41,250 +37.50% 3
Bolton +2 2 £31,500 -16.00%
Stockport -1 2 £57,000 +42.50%
Administrator
North West

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

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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 47 (43.52%) Windows
2 44 (40.74%) Linux
3 40 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 31 (28.70%) SQL
5 28 (25.93%) Oracle
6 25 (23.15%) Windows Server
7 24 (22.22%) VMware
8 21 (19.44%) Red Hat
9 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (18.52%) CentOS
9 20 (18.52%) DevOps
10 19 (17.59%) SQL Server
11 18 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (15.74%) Hyper-V
13 16 (14.81%) Git (software)
13 16 (14.81%) Apache
14 15 (13.89%) Change Management
14 15 (13.89%) Puppet
15 14 (12.96%) Oracle Database
16 13 (12.04%) QA
16 13 (12.04%) Office 365
17 12 (11.11%) Xen
17 12 (11.11%) Active Directory
17 12 (11.11%) LDAP
17 12 (11.11%) ERP
17 12 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
18 11 (10.19%) CRM
18 11 (10.19%) Tomcat
18 11 (10.19%) Java
18 11 (10.19%) Ansible

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 16 (14.81%) Apache
2 11 (10.19%) Tomcat
3 9 (8.33%) IIS
4 6 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.63%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.78%) nginx
7 2 (1.85%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.85%) JBoss
8 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (8.33%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.93%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.04%) Office 365
2 10 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (8.33%) NuGet
3 9 (8.33%) SaaS
4 6 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (5.56%) Serverless
5 3 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.78%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.93%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.26%) SAN
2 6 (5.56%) DNS
2 6 (5.56%) Firewall
2 6 (5.56%) FTP
3 5 (4.63%) DHCP
3 5 (4.63%) SMTP
4 4 (3.70%) LAN
4 4 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (3.70%) VPN
4 4 (3.70%) WAN
5 3 (2.78%) Broadband
5 3 (2.78%) MPLS
5 3 (2.78%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.78%) VoIP
6 2 (1.85%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.85%) Wireless
7 1 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.93%) Network Security
7 1 (0.93%) PABX
7 1 (0.93%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.59%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.96%) Oracle Database
3 9 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (7.41%) MySQL
4 8 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (6.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.70%) DTS
8 3 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.85%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.93%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 16 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.48%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.78%) GoCD
4 1 (0.93%) JIRA
4 1 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.93%) Subversion
4 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.93%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 8 (7.41%) Advertising
2 6 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.63%) Finance
4 3 (2.78%) Billing
4 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.11%) LDAP
2 8 (7.41%) SAP Basis
3 6 (5.56%) CSS
3 6 (5.56%) JRuby
4 4 (3.70%) Mason
5 3 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.85%) DCOM
6 2 (1.85%) Visualforce
6 2 (1.85%) Web Services
7 1 (0.93%) EDI
7 1 (0.93%) EDIFACT
7 1 (0.93%) LAMP
7 1 (0.93%) XML
7 1 (0.93%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.48%) Replication
3 4 (3.70%) Clustering
3 4 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.85%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.93%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 47 (43.52%) Windows
2 44 (40.74%) Linux
3 25 (23.15%) Windows Server
4 20 (18.52%) CentOS
5 10 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (8.33%) Debian
7 8 (7.41%) SUSE
8 6 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.70%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (3.70%) Unix
10 3 (2.78%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.78%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.93%) Solaris
12 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (18.52%) DevOps
2 15 (13.89%) Change Management
3 12 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 12 (11.11%) ERP
4 11 (10.19%) CRM
5 10 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (9.26%) TDD
6 9 (8.33%) Business Development
6 9 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 9 (8.33%) ITIL
6 9 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 7 (6.48%) Dashboard Development
8 6 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (4.63%) Migration
9 5 (4.63%) Service Management
9 5 (4.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.70%) SQL
2 11 (10.19%) Java
3 8 (7.41%) ABAP
3 8 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.63%) Python
5 4 (3.70%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.70%) Perl
6 3 (2.78%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.85%) Apex Code
7 2 (1.85%) PHP
7 2 (1.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.93%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.93%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.93%) C
8 1 (0.93%) C++
8 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (6.48%) Degree
2 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.78%) CCNA
3 3 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.85%) MCTS
5 1 (0.93%) CISSP
5 1 (0.93%) HND
5 1 (0.93%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.93%) MCITP
5 1 (0.93%) MCP
5 1 (0.93%) MCPD
5 1 (0.93%) MCSE
5 1 (0.93%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.04%) QA
2 7 (6.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.70%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.70%) SLA
4 3 (2.78%) COSHH
4 3 (2.78%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 18 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (15.74%) Hyper-V
3 12 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 12 (11.11%) Xen
4 9 (8.33%) Docker
4 9 (8.33%) VirtualBox
5 3 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.93%) NFS
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.93%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.93%) vSphere
6 1 (0.93%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (13.89%) Puppet
2 11 (10.19%) Ansible
3 9 (8.33%) Data Guard
3 9 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (6.48%) Kubernetes
4 7 (6.48%) SCCM
5 6 (5.56%) Terraform
6 4 (3.70%) Nagios
7 3 (2.78%) SCOM
8 2 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.93%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Sentry
9 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 40 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 28 (25.93%) Oracle
3 24 (22.22%) VMware
4 21 (19.44%) Red Hat
5 10 (9.26%) SAP
6 7 (6.48%) Cisco
6 7 (6.48%) Citrix
6 7 (6.48%) NetApp
7 5 (4.63%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (4.63%) SolarWinds
8 4 (3.70%) Dell
9 3 (2.78%) EMC
9 3 (2.78%) HP
9 3 (2.78%) Isilon
10 1 (0.93%) Capita
10 1 (0.93%) Infor
10 1 (0.93%) Sophos
10 1 (0.93%) Sybase
10 1 (0.93%) Veeam
10 1 (0.93%) Xero