The median annual salary for a Windows Administrator was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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

Windows Administrator
England / North West
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 251 225 244
Rank change year-on-year -26 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 1 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.016% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 7
Median salary £27,000 £38,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.87% +54.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £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 6119 5525 6267
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.71% 97.17% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5073 4683 4988
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,690
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Windows Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Administrator in the North West

Windows Administrator
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Windows Administrator in the North West

Windows 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 Windows Administrator within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 1 £27,000 - 1
Windows Administrator
England

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

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

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Advertising
4 2 (33.33%) IIS

Windows 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 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Baan
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