Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Administrator was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 165 144
Rank change year-on-year -3 -21 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Administrator 133 124 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.67% 1.68% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 1.73% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 116 108 103
Manchester median annual salary £34,000 £39,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.92% +1.28% +11.43%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £21,700
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £51,250
North West median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -7.14%

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 7744 7174 7198
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.36% 97.42% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6439 6158 5993
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 15 £35,000 -12.50%
Altrincham -15 10 £46,500 +86.00%
Bolton -10 6 £31,500 -20.25%
Bury +1 5 £25,000 -28.57%
Salford -8 2 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Sale - 2 - -
Wigan - 1 £40,000 -
Administrator
North West

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 52 (39.10%) Linux
2 41 (30.83%) Windows
3 38 (28.57%) SQL
4 34 (25.56%) Windows Server
5 31 (23.31%) Puppet
5 31 (23.31%) Oracle
6 27 (20.30%) VMware
6 27 (20.30%) DevOps
7 23 (17.29%) Red Hat
7 23 (17.29%) SQL Server
8 20 (15.04%) Unix
8 20 (15.04%) Apache
8 20 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (12.78%) Degree
9 17 (12.78%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (12.78%) MySQL
10 16 (12.03%) ITIL
10 16 (12.03%) Microsoft
10 16 (12.03%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (11.28%) Oracle Database
11 15 (11.28%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (11.28%) Configuration Management
11 15 (11.28%) DNS
12 14 (10.53%) ERP
12 14 (10.53%) Change Management
12 14 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (9.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (9.77%) Firewall
13 13 (9.77%) Active Directory

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 (15.04%) Apache
2 12 (9.02%) nginx
3 9 (6.77%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.02%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.51%) IIS
6 5 (3.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (3.01%) MS Exchange
7 4 (3.01%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.50%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.50%) JBoss
9 1 (0.75%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.75%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (3.01%) Magento
2 3 (2.26%) NetSuite
2 3 (2.26%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.75%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.75%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.75%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.03%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.02%) Office 365
3 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.76%) SaaS
4 4 (3.01%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (3.01%) Serverless
5 3 (2.26%) CodePlex
6 2 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.28%) DNS
2 13 (9.77%) Firewall
3 10 (7.52%) DHCP
4 9 (6.77%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.26%) Intranet
5 3 (2.26%) LAN
5 3 (2.26%) VPN
5 3 (2.26%) WAN
6 2 (1.50%) Extranet
6 2 (1.50%) LDAP
6 2 (1.50%) Network Security
6 2 (1.50%) SAN
6 2 (1.50%) VoIP
7 1 (0.75%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.75%) Broadband
7 1 (0.75%) MPLS
7 1 (0.75%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.75%) Skype
7 1 (0.75%) SSL
7 1 (0.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.29%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.78%) MySQL
3 15 (11.28%) Oracle Database
4 11 (8.27%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (7.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (7.52%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.01%) OLTP
8 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (2.26%) Power BI
9 3 (2.26%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.51%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.01%) Subversion
4 2 (1.50%) JIRA
5 1 (0.75%) NuGet
5 1 (0.75%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (6.02%) Finance
2 7 (5.26%) Retail
3 3 (2.26%) Advertising
3 3 (2.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.75%) Games
4 1 (0.75%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.02%) LAMP
2 8 (6.02%) SAP Basis
3 7 (5.26%) CSS
3 7 (5.26%) HTML
4 3 (2.26%) DCOM
4 3 (2.26%) Web Services
5 2 (1.50%) .NET
5 2 (1.50%) COM
6 1 (0.75%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.75%) JRuby
6 1 (0.75%) Mason
6 1 (0.75%) ODBC
6 1 (0.75%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.02%) iPad
2 6 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.01%) Clustering
3 4 (3.01%) Replication
4 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 52 (39.10%) Linux
2 41 (30.83%) Windows
3 34 (25.56%) Windows Server
4 20 (15.04%) Unix
5 14 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (9.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (8.27%) CentOS
8 10 (7.52%) Ubuntu
8 10 (7.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.01%) HPUX
10 3 (2.26%) Debian
11 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.75%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.30%) DevOps
2 20 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (12.78%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (12.03%) ITIL
5 15 (11.28%) Configuration Management
5 15 (11.28%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (10.53%) Change Management
6 14 (10.53%) ERP
7 12 (9.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (9.02%) High Availability
8 10 (7.52%) CRM
8 10 (7.52%) ITSM
9 7 (5.26%) Incident Management
9 7 (5.26%) Open Source
9 7 (5.26%) Problem Management
10 6 (4.51%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.51%) Load Balancing
11 5 (3.76%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (3.76%) Service Management
11 5 (3.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (28.57%) SQL
2 9 (6.77%) PHP
2 9 (6.77%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.02%) Java
4 7 (5.26%) ABAP
4 7 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.51%) Perl
6 4 (3.01%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.75%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.75%) Python
8 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (12.78%) Degree
2 7 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.01%) CCNA
3 4 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.26%) MCSE
4 3 (2.26%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.26%) PMP
5 2 (1.50%) HND
5 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.50%) MCDBA
5 2 (1.50%) MCPD
5 2 (1.50%) MCTS
6 1 (0.75%) MCP
6 1 (0.75%) MCSA
6 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.77%) QA
2 4 (3.01%) SLA
3 3 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.50%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.50%) PMO
5 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.77%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.76%) Docker
3 5 (3.76%) KVM
4 3 (2.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.26%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.75%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (23.31%) Puppet
2 11 (8.27%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (7.52%) Terraform
4 8 (6.02%) Ansible
5 7 (5.26%) Data Guard
5 7 (5.26%) Nagios
6 4 (3.01%) Kubernetes
7 3 (2.26%) Cacti
8 1 (0.75%) SCCM
8 1 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (23.31%) Oracle
2 27 (20.30%) VMware
3 23 (17.29%) Red Hat
4 16 (12.03%) Microsoft
5 11 (8.27%) Cisco
6 8 (6.02%) SAP
7 4 (3.01%) HP
7 4 (3.01%) NetApp
8 3 (2.26%) Citrix
8 3 (2.26%) Dell
8 3 (2.26%) Nintex
8 3 (2.26%) Rockwell
9 2 (1.50%) Google
10 1 (0.75%) Adobe
10 1 (0.75%) Kaspersky
10 1 (0.75%) New Relic
10 1 (0.75%) Remedy
10 1 (0.75%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.75%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.75%) SonicWALL