Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 171 173
Rank change year-on-year -11 +2 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 95 138 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.30% 1.67% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.72% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 81 121 75
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -5.06% -1.25%
10th Percentile £21,750 £27,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
North West median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14% -9.09%

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 7,086 8,041 6,909
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 97.58% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5,926 6,790 5,840
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +25 12 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Altrincham +3 4 £21,750 -51.67%
Salford +3 4 £36,250 - 2
Bury -3 4 £47,500 +90.00%
Stockport -4 2 £22,500 -30.77% 3
Sale +1 1 £22,500 - 2
Administrator
North West

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 45 (47.37%) Windows
2 41 (43.16%) Microsoft
3 35 (36.84%) Linux
4 29 (30.53%) VMware
5 27 (28.42%) DevOps
6 26 (27.37%) SQL
7 24 (25.26%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (23.16%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (21.05%) SQL Server
10 19 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 18 (18.95%) Windows Server
12 15 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (15.79%) Puppet
12 15 (15.79%) Ansible
13 14 (14.74%) Continuous Delivery
13 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (14.74%) Office 365
13 14 (14.74%) Git (software)
14 13 (13.68%) QA
15 12 (12.63%) TCP/IP
15 12 (12.63%) ITIL
15 12 (12.63%) Hyper-V
15 12 (12.63%) Xen
15 12 (12.63%) Amazon AWS
16 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
16 11 (11.58%) TDD
17 10 (10.53%) PowerShell
17 10 (10.53%) Degree
17 10 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 10 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure

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 7 (7.37%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.21%) Apache
3 4 (4.21%) IIS
4 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (3.16%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.16%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.05%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.74%) Office 365
2 12 (12.63%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (9.47%) NuGet
5 3 (3.16%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.16%) SaaS
6 2 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.05%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (1.05%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.05%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.05%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (1.05%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.63%) TCP/IP
2 9 (9.47%) SAN
3 7 (7.37%) DNS
3 7 (7.37%) Firewall
4 4 (4.21%) VPN
4 4 (4.21%) VSAN
5 3 (3.16%) Ethernet
5 3 (3.16%) IP Telephony
5 3 (3.16%) LAN
5 3 (3.16%) VoIP
5 3 (3.16%) WAN
5 3 (3.16%) Wireless
6 2 (2.11%) DHCP
6 2 (2.11%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.11%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.05%) IPsec
7 1 (1.05%) Skype
7 1 (1.05%) SMTP
7 1 (1.05%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (8.42%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.21%) MySQL
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.16%) OLTP
7 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (2.11%) DTS
9 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (14.74%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.32%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (4.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (4.21%) Hudson
4 4 (4.21%) MSBuild
4 4 (4.21%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.05%) GitLab
6 1 (1.05%) GoCD
6 1 (1.05%) JIRA
6 1 (1.05%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 5 (5.26%) Finance
1 5 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.21%) Advertising
2 4 (4.21%) Retail
3 3 (3.16%) Electronics
3 3 (3.16%) Games
3 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.05%) Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.21%) Mason
1 4 (4.21%) React
1 4 (4.21%) Web Services
2 3 (3.16%) LDAP
2 3 (3.16%) Middleware
3 2 (2.11%) CSS
3 2 (2.11%) JRuby
3 2 (2.11%) Visualforce
4 1 (1.05%) .NET
4 1 (1.05%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.05%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.05%) JSON
4 1 (1.05%) LAMP
4 1 (1.05%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.05%) RESTful
4 1 (1.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.21%) Robotics
3 3 (3.16%) 3D Printing
3 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.16%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (3.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.16%) Replication
3 3 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.11%) Clustering
4 2 (2.11%) Social Media
5 1 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.05%) iPad
5 1 (1.05%) iPhone
5 1 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.05%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 45 (47.37%) Windows
2 35 (36.84%) Linux
3 18 (18.95%) Windows Server
4 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.32%) CentOS
7 4 (4.21%) Mac OS X
7 4 (4.21%) Unix
8 3 (3.16%) Debian
8 3 (3.16%) Solaris
8 3 (3.16%) Windows 10
8 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.11%) SUSE
10 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.05%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.42%) DevOps
2 24 (25.26%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (14.74%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (12.63%) ITIL
6 11 (11.58%) TDD
7 10 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (9.47%) Business Development
9 8 (8.42%) ERP
10 7 (7.37%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
12 5 (5.26%) CRM
12 5 (5.26%) Dashboard Development
12 5 (5.26%) High Availability
13 4 (4.21%) Change Management
13 4 (4.21%) Load Balancing
13 4 (4.21%) Robotic Process Automation
13 4 (4.21%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.37%) SQL
2 10 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.47%) T-SQL
4 7 (7.37%) Python
5 5 (5.26%) Perl
5 5 (5.26%) Ruby
6 4 (4.21%) Bourne shell
6 4 (4.21%) Korn
7 3 (3.16%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.11%) Apex Code
8 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.11%) C#
9 1 (1.05%) Java
9 1 (1.05%) PHP
9 1 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (10.53%) Degree
2 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.11%) CCNA
4 2 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.05%) CISSP
5 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.05%) MCITP
5 1 (1.05%) MCSA
5 1 (1.05%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.68%) QA
2 3 (3.16%) COSHH
2 3 (3.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.11%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.05%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.05%) GPG13
4 1 (1.05%) PMO
4 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (23.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (12.63%) Hyper-V
3 12 (12.63%) Xen
4 9 (9.47%) VirtualBox
5 8 (8.42%) Docker
6 4 (4.21%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (4.21%) VMware NSX
6 4 (4.21%) vSphere
7 3 (3.16%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (3.16%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (15.79%) Ansible
1 15 (15.79%) Puppet
2 10 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (7.37%) Terraform
4 6 (6.32%) SCCM
5 3 (3.16%) Data Guard
5 3 (3.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (3.16%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (3.16%) SCOM
5 3 (3.16%) SQL Sentry
6 2 (2.11%) Kibana
6 2 (2.11%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.05%) logstash
7 1 (1.05%) Rundeck
7 1 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (43.16%) Microsoft
2 29 (30.53%) VMware
3 9 (9.47%) Oracle
4 7 (7.37%) Red Hat
5 6 (6.32%) Cisco
6 5 (5.26%) Citrix
6 5 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (4.21%) Blue Prism
7 4 (4.21%) Veeam
8 3 (3.16%) Capita
8 3 (3.16%) Dell
8 3 (3.16%) EMC
8 3 (3.16%) Forcepoint
8 3 (3.16%) Isilon
9 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.05%) Juniper
10 1 (1.05%) NetApp
10 1 (1.05%) Progress
10 1 (1.05%) SAP
10 1 (1.05%) Sybase