The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Administrator
Rank 294 319 307
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 2 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.021% 0.043% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.046% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 12
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Windows Administrator
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8823 10878 11145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.03% 92.71% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7626 9156 9851
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Windows Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Windows Administrator
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Administrator Salary Trend in the City of London

Windows Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) IIS
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
6 2 (22.22%) Security Hardening
6 2 (22.22%) Hedge funds
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (22.22%) vSphere
6 2 (22.22%) CentOS

Windows Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) Lync
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Private Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Hedge funds
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) CentOS
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX
4 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Business Development
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Security Hardening
3 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
3 1 (11.11%) Server Building
3 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) Linux+ Certification
2 2 (22.22%) LPIC
2 2 (22.22%) MCITP
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (11.11%) CCA
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (22.22%) vSphere
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) Altiris
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Compaq