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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Administrator
Rank 315 307 302
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 3 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.027% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.16% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 27
Average salary £70,000 £58,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.14% +38.23%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +13.63%
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
10361 11315 11705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.36% 92.91% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8883 9838 10748
Average salary £53,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Administrator across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Windows Administrator Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Ruby
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (40.00%) IIS
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) HTTP
6 3 (30.00%) IPv4
6 3 (30.00%) SAN
6 3 (30.00%) SSL
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) C#
6 3 (30.00%) Clustering
6 3 (30.00%) WSUS
6 3 (30.00%) SCOM
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (20.00%) KVM
7 2 (20.00%) DevOps
7 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (20.00%) Puppet
7 2 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) Jetty
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) nginx
3 1 (10.00%) Lync
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) HTTP
2 3 (30.00%) IPv4
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) SSL
3 2 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Debian
3 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Ruby
2 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (30.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) KVM
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) WSUS
1 3 (30.00%) SCOM
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) Nagios
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (10.00%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds