Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 155 153
Rank change year-on-year -28 -2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 97 143 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.34% 1.84% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.89% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 81 123 110
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -10.83% +4.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £53,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% +4.48% +3.08%

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 6,981 7,582 7,180
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.50% 97.69% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5,815 6,304 6,161
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Altrincham -13 5 £23,500 -49.46% 1
Stockport 0 4 £42,500 +30.77% 4
Bolton +15 3 £22,000 -26.67% 1
Wigan -1 2 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Bury -3 2 £47,500 +90.00% 2
Salford -11 2 £40,124 +23.46%
Oldham +1 1 - -
Sale -10 1 £22,500 -
Administrator
North West

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 52 (53.61%) SQL
2 49 (50.52%) SQL Server
3 45 (46.39%) Microsoft
4 34 (35.05%) T-SQL
4 34 (35.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (32.99%) Windows
6 31 (31.96%) NoSQL
7 26 (26.80%) Performance Tuning
7 26 (26.80%) Relational Database
7 26 (26.80%) Degree
7 26 (26.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (26.80%) ITIL
8 25 (25.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 24 (24.74%) MongoDB
10 22 (22.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 21 (21.65%) OLTP
11 21 (21.65%) Server Building
11 21 (21.65%) SQL Server 2014
11 21 (21.65%) IT Strategy
12 20 (20.62%) Active Directory
13 18 (18.56%) VMware
14 17 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (16.49%) Windows Server
16 15 (15.46%) Linux
16 15 (15.46%) DevOps
17 13 (13.40%) Office 365
18 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2012
18 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2008
18 12 (12.37%) DNS
19 11 (11.34%) TCP/IP

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 5 (5.15%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.12%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.06%) Apache
4 2 (2.06%) IIS
4 2 (2.06%) nginx
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (2.06%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.03%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.03%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.40%) Office 365
2 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.25%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.12%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.03%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.03%) GitHub
5 1 (1.03%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.37%) DNS
2 11 (11.34%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.15%) SAN
3 5 (5.15%) VPN
4 4 (4.12%) Firewall
4 4 (4.12%) VSAN
5 3 (3.09%) DHCP
5 3 (3.09%) Extranet
5 3 (3.09%) Intranet
5 3 (3.09%) IP Telephony
5 3 (3.09%) LAN
5 3 (3.09%) WAN
6 2 (2.06%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.06%) Wireless
7 1 (1.03%) 802.11
7 1 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.03%) IPsec
7 1 (1.03%) MPLS
7 1 (1.03%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.03%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (50.52%) SQL Server
2 34 (35.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (31.96%) NoSQL
4 26 (26.80%) Relational Database
4 26 (26.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (25.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (24.74%) MongoDB
7 21 (21.65%) OLTP
7 21 (21.65%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (11.34%) MySQL
9 10 (10.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (7.22%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (5.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (5.15%) MariaDB
12 3 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database
12 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (10.31%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.15%) Gradle
2 5 (5.15%) Maven
3 4 (4.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (4.12%) Hudson
3 4 (4.12%) MSBuild
3 4 (4.12%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (4.12%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.03%) GitLab
5 1 (1.03%) JIRA
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.03%) Subversion
General
1 10 (10.31%) Retail
2 5 (5.15%) Games
3 4 (4.12%) Electronics
3 4 (4.12%) Finance
4 2 (2.06%) Automotive
4 2 (2.06%) Back Office
4 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.03%) Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.12%) React
2 3 (3.09%) Middleware
2 3 (3.09%) Web Services
3 2 (2.06%) .NET
4 1 (1.03%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.03%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.03%) JSON
4 1 (1.03%) RESTful
4 1 (1.03%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.19%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (4.12%) 3D Printing
3 4 (4.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.12%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.12%) Robotics
4 3 (3.09%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.06%) Clustering
5 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.06%) Social Media
6 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.03%) Fintech
6 1 (1.03%) iPad
6 1 (1.03%) iPhone
6 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.03%) Replication
6 1 (1.03%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.99%) Windows
2 16 (16.49%) Windows Server
3 15 (15.46%) Linux
4 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.09%) Unix
5 3 (3.09%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.06%) Solaris
6 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.80%) ITIL
1 26 (26.80%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (21.65%) IT Strategy
2 21 (21.65%) Server Building
3 17 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.46%) DevOps
5 9 (9.28%) Migration
6 8 (8.25%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (7.22%) High Availability
8 6 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.15%) CRM
9 5 (5.15%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (5.15%) Storage Management
10 4 (4.12%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (4.12%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (4.12%) Data Security
10 4 (4.12%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 52 (53.61%) SQL
2 34 (35.05%) T-SQL
3 11 (11.34%) PowerShell
4 6 (6.19%) Python
5 5 (5.15%) Ruby
6 4 (4.12%) Bourne shell
6 4 (4.12%) Korn
6 4 (4.12%) Perl
7 3 (3.09%) C#
7 3 (3.09%) PHP
7 3 (3.09%) VB
8 2 (2.06%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.03%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (26.80%) Degree
2 22 (22.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.03%) MCSA
4 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) GPG13
2 1 (1.03%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.03%) PMO
2 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (20.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.28%) Docker
3 8 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.12%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (4.12%) VMware NSX
5 3 (3.09%) vSphere
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (10.31%) Puppet
2 6 (6.19%) Ansible
2 6 (6.19%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.12%) Terraform
4 2 (2.06%) Data Guard
4 2 (2.06%) Kibana
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.06%) SCCM
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Sentry
5 1 (1.03%) logstash
5 1 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (46.39%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.56%) VMware
3 11 (11.34%) Oracle
4 7 (7.22%) Cisco
5 4 (4.12%) Blue Prism
5 4 (4.12%) RedGate
5 4 (4.12%) Veeam
6 3 (3.09%) Forcepoint
6 3 (3.09%) Nintex
7 2 (2.06%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.03%) AlienVault
8 1 (1.03%) Citrix
8 1 (1.03%) Juniper
8 1 (1.03%) Progress
8 1 (1.03%) SAP