The first table below looks at the demand for the Windows Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 1 August 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Administrator
Rank 804 671 764
Rank change year-on-year
-133 +93
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 91 167 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 80 138 102
Average salary £41,750 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.86% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +13.63%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102690 95590 105693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84523 79913 91207
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Windows Administrator
UK

Windows Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Windows Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows Administrator
Salary Trend in England

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

Windows Administrator Salary Trend in England

Windows Administrator
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Windows Administrator Salary Histogram in England

Windows Administrator
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
(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
London -50 46 £45,000 - 7
South East -22 20 £35,500 +1.42% 1
East of England -3 16 £44,250 +36.15%
South West - 5 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire -40 4 £29,000 +5.45%
Windows Administrator
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Windows Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 232 (100.00%) Windows
2 132 (56.90%) Active Directory
3 123 (53.02%) VMware
4 101 (43.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 95 (40.95%) Microsoft
6 90 (38.79%) SQL Server
7 87 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 84 (36.21%) Linux
9 71 (30.60%) IIS
10 65 (28.02%) Firewall
11 60 (25.86%) DNS
12 56 (24.14%) SAN
12 56 (24.14%) MS Excel
13 48 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
14 46 (19.83%) TCP/IP
14 46 (19.83%) PowerShell
15 45 (19.40%) MS Exchange
16 40 (17.24%) Degree
16 40 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
17 38 (16.38%) SQL
18 37 (15.95%) Citrix
19 36 (15.52%) HP
20 35 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
21 34 (14.66%) Windows 7
22 32 (13.79%) MySQL
23 30 (12.93%) Cisco
23 30 (12.93%) vSphere
24 29 (12.50%) Hyper-V
25 27 (11.64%) VMware ESX
25 27 (11.64%) DHCP

Windows Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 71 (30.60%) IIS
2 45 (19.40%) MS Exchange
3 17 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (6.90%) SharePoint
5 14 (6.03%) Apache
6 11 (4.74%) Tomcat
7 9 (3.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (3.02%) CMS
9 6 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (2.59%) Lync
9 6 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (2.16%) Umbraco
11 4 (1.72%) Jetty
11 4 (1.72%) Commerce Server
11 4 (1.72%) nginx
12 3 (1.29%) IBM Notes
12 3 (1.29%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (1.29%) Drupal
13 2 (0.86%) WordPress
13 2 (0.86%) Alfresco
Applications
1 56 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.74%) Office 365
2 9 (3.88%) SaaS
3 8 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.43%) GitHub
5 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (28.02%) Firewall
2 60 (25.86%) DNS
3 56 (24.14%) SAN
4 46 (19.83%) TCP/IP
5 27 (11.64%) DHCP
6 24 (10.34%) VPN
7 22 (9.48%) HTTP
8 21 (9.05%) VoIP
9 20 (8.62%) VLAN
10 16 (6.90%) Network Security
10 16 (6.90%) LAN
11 15 (6.47%) WAN
11 15 (6.47%) SMTP
12 11 (4.74%) IPsec
13 9 (3.88%) NAS
13 9 (3.88%) Internet
13 9 (3.88%) IPv4
14 8 (3.45%) SSL
14 8 (3.45%) H.323
14 8 (3.45%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (38.79%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.79%) MySQL
3 17 (7.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.45%) Big Data
5 6 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.72%) DB2
7 4 (1.72%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.29%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.02%) Subversion
3 5 (2.16%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.29%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.86%) Hudson
6 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 26 (11.21%) Finance
2 8 (3.45%) Back Office
3 7 (3.02%) Banking
4 5 (2.16%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.16%) Games
5 4 (1.72%) Legal
6 3 (1.29%) Advertising
6 3 (1.29%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.86%) Marketing
7 2 (0.86%) Retail
7 2 (0.86%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.21%) .NET
2 14 (6.03%) XML
3 11 (4.74%) HTML
4 7 (3.02%) Web Services
5 6 (2.59%) LAMP
5 6 (2.59%) Middleware
6 4 (1.72%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.72%) Application Packaging
6 4 (1.72%) COM
7 3 (1.29%) Regular Expression
7 3 (1.29%) COM+
7 3 (1.29%) XSL
8 2 (0.86%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.43%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.43%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.43%) Symfony
9 1 (0.43%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.33%) Clustering
2 13 (5.60%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.31%) Blackberry
4 8 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.45%) Open Source
5 4 (1.72%) LPAR
5 4 (1.72%) Kindle
6 3 (1.29%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.29%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.29%) PKI
7 2 (0.86%) Wiki
7 2 (0.86%) Grid Computing
7 2 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.86%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.43%) EPoS
8 1 (0.43%) Firmware
8 1 (0.43%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.43%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 232 (100.00%) Windows
2 101 (43.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 84 (36.21%) Linux
4 48 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (14.66%) Windows 7
7 17 (7.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (6.47%) UNIX
9 14 (6.03%) CentOS
10 8 (3.45%) Ubuntu
11 7 (3.02%) Windows 8
12 6 (2.59%) Debian
12 6 (2.59%) Fedora
12 6 (2.59%) Solaris
12 6 (2.59%) AIX
13 5 (2.16%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (2.16%) Android
14 4 (1.72%) Windows XP
14 4 (1.72%) HPUX
15 3 (1.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (10.78%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (9.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (8.19%) Configuration Management
3 19 (8.19%) ITIL
4 18 (7.76%) Capacity Planning
5 17 (7.33%) E-Commerce
6 15 (6.47%) DevOps
7 12 (5.17%) Load Balancing
8 10 (4.31%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (4.31%) Information Management
9 9 (3.88%) Service Management
10 8 (3.45%) Problem Management
10 8 (3.45%) DNA
10 8 (3.45%) High Availability
10 8 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (2.59%) Strategic Planning
11 6 (2.59%) Software Deployment
12 5 (2.16%) ITSM
12 5 (2.16%) Data Security
12 5 (2.16%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 46 (19.83%) PowerShell
2 38 (16.38%) SQL
3 16 (6.90%) Ruby
4 13 (5.60%) Python
5 12 (5.17%) Perl
6 7 (3.02%) Java
6 7 (3.02%) C#
7 5 (2.16%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.16%) PHP
8 4 (1.72%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.72%) VBScript
9 3 (1.29%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.29%) XPath
10 2 (0.86%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.43%) C
11 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (17.24%) Degree
2 35 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (10.34%) MCSE
4 10 (4.31%) MCITP
5 7 (3.02%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.59%) DV Cleared
6 6 (2.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (2.16%) MCSA
7 5 (2.16%) CCNA
7 5 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.72%) RHCE
9 3 (1.29%) CCA
9 3 (1.29%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.43%) MCP
10 1 (0.43%) RHCT
10 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.59%) SLA
2 5 (2.16%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 132 (56.90%) Active Directory
2 87 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (12.93%) vSphere
4 29 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 27 (11.64%) VMware ESX
6 12 (5.17%) KVM
7 10 (4.31%) XenApp
8 8 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (2.16%) XenDesktop
9 5 (2.16%) Xen
10 4 (1.72%) vCloud
11 3 (1.29%) NFS
11 3 (1.29%) Snort
11 3 (1.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (1.29%) VMware Server
11 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.86%) pfSense
12 2 (0.86%) qmail
13 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (9.48%) Nagios
2 19 (8.19%) SCCM
2 19 (8.19%) Puppet
3 12 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.88%) SCOM
5 8 (3.45%) logstash
6 7 (3.02%) WSUS
7 6 (2.59%) Backup Exec
7 6 (2.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (2.16%) Cacti
9 3 (1.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.86%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.86%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.86%) Plesk
11 1 (0.43%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.43%) MOM
11 1 (0.43%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 123 (53.02%) VMware
2 95 (40.95%) Microsoft
3 37 (15.95%) Citrix
4 36 (15.52%) HP
5 30 (12.93%) Cisco
6 21 (9.05%) Red Hat
7 14 (6.03%) Dell
8 11 (4.74%) EMC
9 10 (4.31%) IBM
10 8 (3.45%) Oracle
10 8 (3.45%) SolarWinds
11 6 (2.59%) CheckPoint
11 6 (2.59%) Riverbed
12 5 (2.16%) Brocade
13 4 (1.72%) NetApp
13 4 (1.72%) Juniper
13 4 (1.72%) JBoss
14 3 (1.29%) Symantec
14 3 (1.29%) McAfee
14 3 (1.29%) Lotus
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
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