The median annual salary for an Administrator was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 124 123
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 91 57 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.16% 1.65% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 1.68% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 80 49 56
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% -6.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £25,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £39,250 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.28% +1.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4124 3388 3249
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.86% 98.12% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3531 2916 2705
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Administrator in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 11 £32,500 - 3
Altrincham -6 5 £45,000 +80.00%
Bury - 3 £25,000 -
Oldham - 2 £35,000 -
Cheadle - 1 - -
Sale - 1 - -
Salford - 1 - -
Wigan - 1 £40,000 -
Administrator
North West

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 60 (43.80%) Linux
2 53 (38.69%) SQL Server
3 52 (37.96%) SQL
4 33 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (23.36%) Windows
6 30 (21.90%) Microsoft
7 27 (19.71%) VMware
7 27 (19.71%) Unix
8 26 (18.98%) Puppet
9 23 (16.79%) MySQL
10 22 (16.06%) Red Hat
11 21 (15.33%) High Availability
12 20 (14.60%) Apache
12 20 (14.60%) Active Directory
13 19 (13.87%) DevOps
14 18 (13.14%) Opscode Chef
14 18 (13.14%) Windows Server
14 18 (13.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 17 (12.41%) PowerShell
15 17 (12.41%) Disaster Recovery
16 16 (11.68%) LAMP
17 15 (10.95%) Configuration Management
18 14 (10.22%) Oracle
18 14 (10.22%) Performance Tuning
19 13 (9.49%) SQL Server 2014
19 13 (9.49%) Perl
19 13 (9.49%) Finance
19 13 (9.49%) Clustering
19 13 (9.49%) SQL Server 2008
19 13 (9.49%) CentOS

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 (14.60%) Apache
2 12 (8.76%) IIS
3 11 (8.03%) nginx
3 11 (8.03%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.19%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.19%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.73%) JBoss
7 1 (0.73%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.46%) iTrent
3 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.73%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.73%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.73%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.30%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.92%) Office 365
4 3 (2.19%) CodePlex
4 3 (2.19%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 2 (1.46%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.73%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.30%) LDAP
2 7 (5.11%) DNS
3 6 (4.38%) SAN
4 5 (3.65%) Firewall
5 4 (2.92%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.19%) Intranet
7 2 (1.46%) Extranet
7 2 (1.46%) VoIP
8 1 (0.73%) Broadband
8 1 (0.73%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.73%) Internet
8 1 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.73%) Network Security
8 1 (0.73%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.73%) WebEx
8 1 (0.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (38.69%) SQL Server
2 23 (16.79%) MySQL
3 13 (9.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (9.49%) SQL Server 2014
4 11 (8.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (7.30%) RDBMS
5 10 (7.30%) Relational Database
6 9 (6.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (5.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (5.11%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.65%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (3.65%) MongoDB
9 5 (3.65%) OLTP
10 4 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (2.19%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.38%) JIRA
2 6 (4.38%) Subversion
3 3 (2.19%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.73%) NuGet
4 1 (0.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (9.49%) Finance
2 4 (2.92%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.19%) Advertising
3 3 (2.19%) Marketing
4 1 (0.73%) Back Office
4 1 (0.73%) Banking
4 1 (0.73%) Legal
4 1 (0.73%) Publishing
4 1 (0.73%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.68%) LAMP
2 9 (6.57%) CSS
3 7 (5.11%) JRuby
4 3 (2.19%) .NET
4 3 (2.19%) COM
5 2 (1.46%) Mason
5 2 (1.46%) Web Services
6 1 (0.73%) HTML
6 1 (0.73%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.73%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.73%) REST
6 1 (0.73%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.73%) SAML
6 1 (0.73%) SOAP
6 1 (0.73%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.49%) Clustering
2 12 (8.76%) iPad
3 11 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.30%) Replication
5 6 (4.38%) Private Cloud
6 5 (3.65%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.46%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.73%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.73%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.73%) Life Science
9 1 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 60 (43.80%) Linux
2 32 (23.36%) Windows
3 27 (19.71%) Unix
4 18 (13.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (13.14%) Windows Server
5 13 (9.49%) CentOS
5 13 (9.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (8.76%) HPUX
7 10 (7.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (6.57%) AIX
8 9 (6.57%) Solaris
9 7 (5.11%) Ubuntu
10 6 (4.38%) Debian
11 5 (3.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.73%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (15.33%) High Availability
3 19 (13.87%) DevOps
4 17 (12.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (10.95%) Configuration Management
6 14 (10.22%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (7.30%) ITIL
8 8 (5.84%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (5.84%) ERP
8 8 (5.84%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 7 (5.11%) CRM
9 7 (5.11%) Load Balancing
9 7 (5.11%) Open Source
9 7 (5.11%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (5.11%) Performance Optimisation
9 7 (5.11%) Test Automation
10 6 (4.38%) Database Security
10 6 (4.38%) Identity Management
10 6 (4.38%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.38%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 52 (37.96%) SQL
2 17 (12.41%) PowerShell
3 13 (9.49%) Perl
4 12 (8.76%) Bash Shell
4 12 (8.76%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.11%) Python
6 5 (3.65%) PHP
6 5 (3.65%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.92%) Ruby
8 3 (2.19%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.73%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.73%) C#
9 1 (0.73%) Java
9 1 (0.73%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (8.03%) Degree
2 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.19%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.46%) MCSA
5 2 (1.46%) MCTS
6 1 (0.73%) HND
6 1 (0.73%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.73%) MCITP
6 1 (0.73%) MCP
6 1 (0.73%) MCPD
6 1 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.57%) QA
2 4 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.73%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.73%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.73%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 20 (14.60%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.30%) vSphere
4 5 (3.65%) KVM
5 3 (2.19%) NFS
6 2 (1.46%) NDS
6 2 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.73%) Docker
7 1 (0.73%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.73%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.73%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 26 (18.98%) Puppet
2 18 (13.14%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (7.30%) Ansible
3 10 (7.30%) Nagios
4 4 (2.92%) SCOM
4 4 (2.92%) vRealize
5 3 (2.19%) Cacti
6 1 (0.73%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.73%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 1 (0.73%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (21.90%) Microsoft
2 27 (19.71%) VMware
3 22 (16.06%) Red Hat
4 14 (10.22%) Oracle
5 9 (6.57%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.65%) IBM
7 4 (2.92%) SAP
7 4 (2.92%) Veeam
8 3 (2.19%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.19%) Dell
8 3 (2.19%) HP
8 3 (2.19%) NetApp
8 3 (2.19%) Nintex
9 2 (1.46%) Baan
9 2 (1.46%) Epicor
9 2 (1.46%) Infor
9 2 (1.46%) NetIQ
10 1 (0.73%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.73%) Remedy
10 1 (0.73%) Sage
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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