Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 185 117
Rank change year-on-year +13 -68 +42
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 117 105 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.58% 1.43% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.47% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 107 98 122
Manchester median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,000 £23,700 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £52,375
North West median annual salary £36,750 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +0.68% +4.29% -

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 7,206 7,128 6,787
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.13% 97.18% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5,976 6,149 5,630
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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
Stockport -1 8 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Bolton +2 6 £31,500 -16.00% 1
Salford -3 5 £20,000 -60.00% 1
Altrincham -10 4 £46,500 +69.09% 2
Wigan - 1 - - 1
Sale - 1 - -
Administrator
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 48 (41.03%) Linux
2 42 (35.90%) Windows
3 36 (30.77%) SQL
4 31 (26.50%) Oracle
5 29 (24.79%) Windows Server
6 25 (21.37%) VMware
6 25 (21.37%) Red Hat
6 25 (21.37%) Microsoft
7 21 (17.95%) CentOS
7 21 (17.95%) DevOps
8 20 (17.09%) SQL Server
8 20 (17.09%) Apache
9 16 (13.68%) Puppet
10 15 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (11.97%) Change Management
11 14 (11.97%) MySQL
11 14 (11.97%) Active Directory
11 14 (11.97%) DNS
12 13 (11.11%) DHCP
12 13 (11.11%) IIS
12 13 (11.11%) ITIL
12 13 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (11.11%) Oracle Database
13 12 (10.26%) Tomcat
13 12 (10.26%) ERP
13 12 (10.26%) Cisco
14 11 (9.40%) LDAP
14 11 (9.40%) Java

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 20 (17.09%) Apache
2 13 (11.11%) IIS
3 12 (10.26%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.13%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.42%) nginx
6 3 (2.56%) GlassFish
6 3 (2.56%) JBoss
6 3 (2.56%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.85%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.27%) NetSuite
2 3 (2.56%) Magento
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.85%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.69%) Office 365
3 8 (6.84%) SaaS
4 6 (5.13%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (5.13%) Serverless
5 3 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.71%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (1.71%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.97%) DNS
2 13 (11.11%) DHCP
3 11 (9.40%) Firewall
4 8 (6.84%) SAN
5 7 (5.98%) TCP/IP
6 6 (5.13%) FTP
7 5 (4.27%) LAN
7 5 (4.27%) SMTP
7 5 (4.27%) VPN
7 5 (4.27%) WAN
8 3 (2.56%) Broadband
8 3 (2.56%) MPLS
8 3 (2.56%) Network Security
8 3 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (2.56%) VoIP
9 1 (0.85%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.85%) PABX
9 1 (0.85%) Skype
9 1 (0.85%) SSL
9 1 (0.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.09%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.97%) MySQL
3 13 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 8 (6.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (6.84%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.42%) OLTP
9 3 (2.56%) DTS
10 2 (1.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.71%) Power BI
11 1 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.84%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.42%) Subversion
4 2 (1.71%) GoCD
4 2 (1.71%) JIRA
5 1 (0.85%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (5.98%) Retail
2 5 (4.27%) Advertising
3 3 (2.56%) Billing
3 3 (2.56%) Finance
3 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.40%) LDAP
2 9 (7.69%) CSS
2 9 (7.69%) SAP Basis
3 5 (4.27%) HTML
4 4 (3.42%) JRuby
4 4 (3.42%) LAMP
5 3 (2.56%) DCOM
5 3 (2.56%) Web Services
6 2 (1.71%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.85%) EDI
7 1 (0.85%) EDIFACT
7 1 (0.85%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.85%) ODBC
7 1 (0.85%) XML
7 1 (0.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.13%) Replication
2 4 (3.42%) Clustering
3 3 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.71%) iPad
5 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.85%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 48 (41.03%) Linux
2 42 (35.90%) Windows
3 29 (24.79%) Windows Server
4 21 (17.95%) CentOS
5 13 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (9.40%) Ubuntu
7 9 (7.69%) Debian
8 8 (6.84%) Unix
9 7 (5.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (5.13%) SUSE
11 5 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.56%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (1.71%) Windows 10
13 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
13 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.95%) DevOps
2 14 (11.97%) Change Management
3 13 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (11.11%) ITIL
4 12 (10.26%) ERP
5 11 (9.40%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (8.55%) CRM
7 8 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (6.84%) High Availability
7 8 (6.84%) Incident Management
7 8 (6.84%) Problem Management
8 7 (5.98%) ITSM
9 6 (5.13%) Time Management
10 5 (4.27%) Configuration Management
10 5 (4.27%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (4.27%) Service Management
10 5 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (4.27%) Web Development
11 4 (3.42%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.77%) SQL
2 11 (9.40%) Java
3 9 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 8 (6.84%) ABAP
4 8 (6.84%) PHP
5 5 (4.27%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.27%) Perl
5 5 (4.27%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.56%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.71%) Python
8 1 (0.85%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.85%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.85%) C
8 1 (0.85%) C++
8 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (8.55%) Degree
2 4 (3.42%) CCNA
2 4 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.56%) MCSE
4 2 (1.71%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.71%) PMP
5 1 (0.85%) HND
5 1 (0.85%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.85%) MCP
5 1 (0.85%) MCPD
5 1 (0.85%) MCTS
5 1 (0.85%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.84%) QA
2 5 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.27%) SLA
3 4 (3.42%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.56%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.71%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (11.97%) Active Directory
3 8 (6.84%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.98%) Docker
5 3 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.85%) KVM
6 1 (0.85%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.85%) vSphere
6 1 (0.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (13.68%) Puppet
2 10 (8.55%) Terraform
3 8 (6.84%) Data Guard
4 6 (5.13%) Kubernetes
5 5 (4.27%) Nagios
6 3 (2.56%) SCCM
7 2 (1.71%) Ansible
8 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (26.50%) Oracle
2 25 (21.37%) Microsoft
2 25 (21.37%) Red Hat
2 25 (21.37%) VMware
3 12 (10.26%) Cisco
4 10 (8.55%) SAP
5 7 (5.98%) NetApp
6 5 (4.27%) Citrix
7 4 (3.42%) HP
8 3 (2.56%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.71%) Google
9 2 (1.71%) Rockwell
9 2 (1.71%) Sophos
10 1 (0.85%) Apple
10 1 (0.85%) Dell
10 1 (0.85%) Epicor
10 1 (0.85%) Infor
10 1 (0.85%) Sage
10 1 (0.85%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.85%) Xero