The median annual salary for a Server Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Server Administrator
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 236 253
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.070% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.072% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £38,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.46%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% +18.46%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5952 5571 6393
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.88% 97.06% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4981 4675 5148
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Server Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Server Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Server Administrator in the North West

Server Administrator
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Server Administrator in the North West

Server Administrator Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Server 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 Server Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management

Server 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 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft