Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Administrator was £31,750 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Network Administrator
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 364 341 364
Rank change year-on-year -23 +23 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Administrator 10 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.076% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 11
North West median annual salary £31,750 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.83% -7.69% +16.07%
10th Percentile £27,250 £14,975 £21,250
90th Percentile £33,750 £33,625 £38,750
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +8.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12704 12096 12623
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 97.06% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10170 10182 10477
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Network Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Network Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Network Administrator in the North West

Network Administrator
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Administrator in the North West.

Salary trend for Network Administrator in the North West

Network Administrator
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Administrator within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Cheshire -17 7 £32,500 +109.68%
Manchester -16 2 £29,500 -1.67% 1
Merseyside +16 1 £30,000 -
Network Administrator
England

Network Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Network 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 North West region featuring Network Administrator in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Network Security
2 9 (90.00%) SAN
3 8 (80.00%) CCNA
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (70.00%) Driving Licence
4 7 (70.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) IIS
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) VoIP
6 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008

Network Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) Network Security
2 9 (90.00%) SAN
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CCNA
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft