The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows System Administrator
Rank 124 130 144
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 5 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.23% 0.42% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.44% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 2
Average salary £32,500 £55,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% +43.79%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £42,500 £33,678
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +26.19%
Windows Systems Administrator
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2085 2269 2294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.60% 94.50% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1725 1871 2036
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Windows Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
Cambridge +9 5 £32,500 -40.90%
Windows Systems Administrator
East of England

Windows Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) NAS
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Debian
4 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) CentOS
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) MCP
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (16.67%) CCNP

Windows Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Debian
3 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) CentOS
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware