Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Windows Systems Administrator was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 296 - 265
Rank change year-on-year - +265 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.061% - 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% - 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 - £34,000
10th Percentile £27,000 - £25,000
90th Percentile £45,500 - £43,000
North West median annual salary £40,250 £32,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year +23.85% +47.73% -51.11%

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 7995 6924 6984
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.51% 97.84% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6710 5867 5738
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,675
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Windows Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Windows Systems Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Systems Administrator in Manchester

Windows Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator in Manchester.

Salary trend for Windows Systems Administrator in Manchester

Windows Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator in Manchester over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Systems Administrator in Manchester

Windows Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, Windows Systems 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 Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) COM
3 2 (40.00%) Veeam
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) SCOM
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) vRealize
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint

Windows Systems 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 (100.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
1 2 (40.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Veeam
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
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