The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows System Administrator
Rank 218 224 219
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 5 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.084% 0.037% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.040% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% +1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £33,400 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,600 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5554 5048 5889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.02% 93.57% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4048 3977 5053
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Windows Systems Administrator
South East

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Windows Systems Administrator Salary Histogram 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 16 April 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
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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
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Vacancies
Slough - 3 £42,500 -
Reading - 1 £47,500 -
Windows Systems Administrator
South East

Windows Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (75.00%) SQL
4 9 (75.00%) IIS
5 8 (66.67%) Linux
5 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (50.00%) SaaS
6 6 (50.00%) Apache
6 6 (50.00%) MySQL
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (50.00%) PHP
7 5 (41.67%) DNS
7 5 (41.67%) CMS
7 5 (41.67%) Nagios
7 5 (41.67%) Content Management
7 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu
7 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
7 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
7 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
7 5 (41.67%) Web Services
7 5 (41.67%) Plesk
7 5 (41.67%) CentOS
7 5 (41.67%) Drupal

Windows Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (75.00%) IIS
2 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (50.00%) Apache
4 5 (41.67%) CMS
4 5 (41.67%) Drupal
4 5 (41.67%) Alfresco
4 5 (41.67%) WordPress
5 3 (25.00%) Lync
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) HTTP
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
5 1 (8.33%) TELNET
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) SSH
5 1 (8.33%) SNMP
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) COM
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) CentOS
4 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
1 5 (41.67%) Content Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) DNA
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (33.33%) vSphere
5 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
6 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Nagios
1 5 (41.67%) Plesk
2 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Alterian
5 1 (8.33%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp