The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows System Administrator
Rank 223 211 212
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 4 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.067% 0.20% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.22% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 3
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +15.38%
Windows Systems Administrator
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5496 5108 5231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.35% 92.97% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3839 3994 4357
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £26,825
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Windows Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Windows Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Windows Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator across the Berkshire region.

Windows Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Berkshire

Windows Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 4 £35,000 -
Windows Systems Administrator
South East

Windows Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Windows Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Windows Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) vSphere
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Server
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) Nagios
6 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (16.67%) Change Management
6 1 (16.67%) Workflow
6 1 (16.67%) CMS
6 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu

Windows Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Windows Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Windows Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Drupal
4 1 (16.67%) Alfresco
4 1 (16.67%) WordPress
4 1 (16.67%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Server
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) Plesk
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
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