The table below looks at the statistics 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Administrator
Rank 792 655 774
Rank change year-on-year
-137 +119
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 88 202 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.20% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.21% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 83 155 96
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,526 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +14.50%
Windows Administrator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99490 94619 104632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81521 79375 89786
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 October 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 October 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 -45 52 £47,500 - 5
East of England +2 17 £44,000 +29.41% 1
South East -11 11 £39,500 +12.85% 1
Yorkshire -65 3 £29,000 -17.14%
South West -14 2 £42,500 +25.92%
North West -22 1 £35,000 -21.34%
West Midlands -45 1 £35,000 -12.50%
East Midlands - 1 £29,000 -
Windows Administrator
UK

Windows Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 197 (100.00%) Windows
2 109 (55.33%) VMware
3 101 (51.27%) Active Directory
4 85 (43.15%) Linux
4 85 (43.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 78 (39.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 77 (39.09%) SQL Server
7 74 (37.56%) Microsoft
8 66 (33.50%) IIS
9 57 (28.93%) Firewall
10 52 (26.40%) DNS
11 51 (25.89%) SAN
12 49 (24.87%) TCP/IP
13 47 (23.86%) Windows Server 2012
14 46 (23.35%) MS Excel
15 42 (21.32%) PowerShell
16 35 (17.77%) SQL
17 34 (17.26%) Degree
18 33 (16.75%) MySQL
18 33 (16.75%) Windows Server 2003
19 30 (15.23%) MS Exchange
20 29 (14.72%) Windows 7
21 28 (14.21%) Ruby
21 28 (14.21%) HP
21 28 (14.21%) Performance Tuning
21 28 (14.21%) DevOps
22 27 (13.71%) Puppet
23 26 (13.20%) Cisco
23 26 (13.20%) Nagios
24 24 (12.18%) Microsoft Certification

Windows Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 66 (33.50%) IIS
2 30 (15.23%) MS Exchange
3 15 (7.61%) SharePoint
4 13 (6.60%) Apache
5 9 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (4.06%) Tomcat
7 7 (3.55%) Jetty
7 7 (3.55%) nginx
7 7 (3.55%) Lync
8 5 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.52%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.52%) Lotus Domino
9 3 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.51%) Drupal
10 1 (0.51%) CMS
10 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 46 (23.35%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.55%) Office 365
2 5 (2.54%) SaaS
2 5 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.51%) PaaS
4 1 (0.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 57 (28.93%) Firewall
2 52 (26.40%) DNS
3 51 (25.89%) SAN
4 49 (24.87%) TCP/IP
5 23 (11.68%) DHCP
6 21 (10.66%) VPN
7 18 (9.14%) HTTP
8 16 (8.12%) LAN
8 16 (8.12%) VoIP
9 15 (7.61%) VLAN
9 15 (7.61%) WAN
10 14 (7.11%) Network Security
11 13 (6.60%) SMTP
12 9 (4.57%) IPv4
13 7 (3.55%) NAS
13 7 (3.55%) ISDN
13 7 (3.55%) IPsec
13 7 (3.55%) PPTP
13 7 (3.55%) H.323
14 6 (3.05%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (39.09%) SQL Server
2 33 (16.75%) MySQL
3 16 (8.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.55%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.55%) Big Data
6 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.52%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.02%) Redis
10 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 11 (5.58%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.08%) Subversion
3 3 (1.52%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.52%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.51%) JIRA
5 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (10.15%) Finance
2 7 (3.55%) Back Office
3 5 (2.54%) Advertising
4 4 (2.03%) Legal
4 4 (2.03%) Banking
5 3 (1.52%) Games
5 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.02%) Marketing
7 1 (0.51%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.66%) .NET
2 14 (7.11%) XML
2 14 (7.11%) LAMP
3 9 (4.57%) HTML
3 9 (4.57%) Middleware
4 4 (2.03%) Regular Expression
4 4 (2.03%) XSL
4 4 (2.03%) Application Packaging
5 3 (1.52%) COM+
6 2 (1.02%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.02%) Web Services
7 1 (0.51%) WAMP
7 1 (0.51%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.51%) Symfony
7 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.51%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.61%) Open Source
2 13 (6.60%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.55%) Clustering
4 5 (2.54%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.03%) Kindle
5 4 (2.03%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.03%) LPAR
5 4 (2.03%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.02%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.02%) Wiki
7 1 (0.51%) iPhone
7 1 (0.51%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 197 (100.00%) Windows
2 85 (43.15%) Linux
2 85 (43.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (23.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (16.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (14.72%) Windows 7
6 10 (5.08%) CentOS
7 8 (4.06%) UNIX
8 7 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (3.55%) Ubuntu
9 6 (3.05%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.05%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (2.54%) Android
10 5 (2.54%) Debian
11 3 (1.52%) Windows Phone 8
11 3 (1.52%) Windows Phone
12 2 (1.02%) Fedora
13 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (14.21%) Performance Tuning
1 28 (14.21%) DevOps
2 21 (10.66%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (10.66%) Configuration Management
3 16 (8.12%) Load Balancing
4 15 (7.61%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (6.60%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (5.58%) E-Commerce
6 11 (5.58%) ITIL
7 9 (4.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (4.06%) Service Management
9 7 (3.55%) Information Management
9 7 (3.55%) DNA
9 7 (3.55%) High Availability
10 6 (3.05%) Mentoring
11 4 (2.03%) Line Management
11 4 (2.03%) Validation
11 4 (2.03%) ITSM
11 4 (2.03%) Data Security
11 4 (2.03%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 42 (21.32%) PowerShell
2 35 (17.77%) SQL
3 28 (14.21%) Ruby
4 23 (11.68%) Perl
5 22 (11.17%) Python
6 11 (5.58%) Shell Script
7 10 (5.08%) Bash Shell
8 9 (4.57%) Java
9 8 (4.06%) C#
10 6 (3.05%) VBScript
11 5 (2.54%) PHP
12 4 (2.03%) XPath
13 3 (1.52%) VB
14 2 (1.02%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (17.26%) Degree
2 24 (12.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (7.61%) MCSE
4 6 (3.05%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.05%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (2.54%) MCSA
6 3 (1.52%) MCITP
6 3 (1.52%) CCA
6 3 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.52%) CCNA
7 2 (1.02%) CCNP
7 2 (1.02%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.54%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.03%) SLA
3 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 101 (51.27%) Active Directory
2 78 (39.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (11.17%) Hyper-V
3 22 (11.17%) KVM
4 21 (10.66%) VMware ESX
5 16 (8.12%) vSphere
6 9 (4.57%) Snort
6 9 (4.57%) Xen
7 8 (4.06%) XenApp
8 5 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (1.52%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.02%) pfSense
10 2 (1.02%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.02%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 27 (13.71%) Puppet
2 26 (13.20%) Nagios
3 20 (10.15%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (5.58%) SCCM
5 10 (5.08%) Cacti
6 8 (4.06%) SCOM
7 7 (3.55%) WSUS
7 7 (3.55%) logstash
8 6 (3.05%) Check_MK
8 6 (3.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (1.52%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.52%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (1.02%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 109 (55.33%) VMware
2 74 (37.56%) Microsoft
3 28 (14.21%) HP
4 26 (13.20%) Cisco
5 24 (12.18%) Citrix
6 12 (6.09%) Dell
7 11 (5.58%) Red Hat
8 9 (4.57%) Riverbed
8 9 (4.57%) Oracle
8 9 (4.57%) IBM
9 8 (4.06%) SolarWinds
10 7 (3.55%) Juniper
11 5 (2.54%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.54%) Symantec
11 5 (2.54%) EMC
12 4 (2.03%) Sony
12 4 (2.03%) Brocade
13 3 (1.52%) NetApp
13 3 (1.52%) Lotus
13 3 (1.52%) McAfee
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