Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Server Administrator was £32,750 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 364 368 340
Rank change year-on-year +4 -28 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 4 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.032% 0.016% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.016% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
North West median annual salary £32,750 £31,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.65% -19.48% +75.00%
10th Percentile £27,150 £27,550 £36,750
90th Percentile £37,500 £36,450 £40,250
England median annual salary £39,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -7.06% +10.39% -0.19%

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 11,928 12,423 10,979
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.89% 96.80% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9,714 10,255 9,274
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,650 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Server Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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
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 Server Administrator within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. 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
Manchester +21 2 £29,000 +7.41%
Cumbria - 2 £35,000 -
Server Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, Server Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region featuring Server Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) SMTP
3 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared

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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) MCTS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco