The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Administrator
Rank 114 112 109
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.20% 0.24% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.25% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Average salary £27,500 £41,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.73% +16.08%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Windows Administrator
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1460 1607 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.95% 96.87% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1279 1204
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Windows Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Windows Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows Administrator Salary Trend in Cambridge

Windows Administrator
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Administrator across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Windows Administrator Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Windows 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) SCCM
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 5 (45.45%) Performance Optimisation
5 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (45.45%) XenApp
5 5 (45.45%) XenServer
5 5 (45.45%) HNC
5 5 (45.45%) vSphere
5 5 (45.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (45.45%) Citrix
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) MCSE
5 5 (45.45%) IIS
5 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
6 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 3 (27.27%) Veeam
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 8

Windows Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Windows 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (45.45%) IIS
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) CentOS
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Network Management
3 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) HNC
1 5 (45.45%) MCSE
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 5 (45.45%) vSphere
3 5 (45.45%) XenApp
3 5 (45.45%) XenServer
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (9.09%) Docker
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) SCVMM
2 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Veeam
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
Central Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£40k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago