Period
to 28 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Windows Administrator was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 28 July 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
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 356 333 344
Rank change year-on-year -23 +11 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 7 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.053% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 19
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,250 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.67% +69.32% -44.30%
10th Percentile £27,000 £35,500 £21,700
90th Percentile £45,500 £40,250 £43,400
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 12761 11260 12659
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.61% 97.48% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10422 9482 10205
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Windows Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Administrator in the North West over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 28 July 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
Manchester - 6 £35,500 - 1
Cheshire -30 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Windows Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) IIS
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) COM
5 2 (28.57%) Veeam
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (28.57%) vRealize
5 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) SCOM
6 1 (14.29%) Ansible
6 1 (14.29%) DevOps
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (14.29%) Software Audit
6 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines

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 5 (71.43%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) NuGet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
3 1 (14.29%) Software Audit
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (14.29%) VirtualBox
3 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
1 2 (28.57%) vRealize
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Veeam
3 1 (14.29%) Baan
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