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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Administrator
Rank 711 735 612
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -123
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 187 190 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.19% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.20% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 174 162 286
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,349
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
90807 95908 94217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 77011 80194 76700
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -29 93 £50,500 +6.31% 11
South East +43 52 £40,000 +14.28% 3
South West +3 19 £38,500 +28.33% 2
Yorkshire +23 16 £30,000 -7.69%
East of England 0 4 £31,250 -21.87% 2
West Midlands -14 2 £32,250 +17.27%
North West +22 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Windows Administrator
UK

Windows Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 403 (100.00%) Windows
2 269 (66.75%) Windows Server
3 220 (54.59%) Active Directory
4 219 (54.34%) VMware
5 181 (44.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 171 (42.43%) Microsoft
7 138 (34.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 127 (31.51%) Linux
9 124 (30.77%) PowerShell
10 116 (28.78%) Citrix
11 111 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
12 102 (25.31%) SQL Server
13 101 (25.06%) SQL
14 95 (23.57%) DNS
14 95 (23.57%) SCCM
15 91 (22.58%) Finance
16 85 (21.09%) MS Exchange
17 84 (20.84%) Firewall
18 81 (20.10%) SAN
19 78 (19.35%) IIS
20 75 (18.61%) MS Excel
21 70 (17.37%) Hyper-V
22 69 (17.12%) Clustering
23 64 (15.88%) DHCP
24 63 (15.63%) TCP/IP
25 58 (14.39%) SCOM
26 57 (14.14%) Exchange Server 2010
26 57 (14.14%) vSphere
26 57 (14.14%) Cisco
27 55 (13.65%) Windows 7

Windows Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 85 (21.09%) MS Exchange
2 78 (19.35%) IIS
3 57 (14.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 35 (8.68%) SharePoint
5 34 (8.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (2.48%) Skype for Business
8 9 (2.23%) Apache
8 9 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (1.49%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.49%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.24%) JBoss
11 4 (0.99%) CMS
11 4 (0.99%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.74%) WordPress
13 2 (0.50%) nginx
14 1 (0.25%) Confluence
14 1 (0.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 75 (18.61%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.71%) MS Office
3 7 (1.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.25%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 11 (2.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 33 (8.19%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (7.69%) Office 365
3 25 (6.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.99%) Google Apps
4 4 (0.99%) IaaS
5 3 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (23.57%) DNS
2 84 (20.84%) Firewall
3 81 (20.10%) SAN
4 64 (15.88%) DHCP
5 63 (15.63%) TCP/IP
6 38 (9.43%) iSCSI
7 35 (8.68%) WAN
8 33 (8.19%) VPN
9 26 (6.45%) LAN
10 20 (4.96%) VoIP
11 16 (3.97%) Internet
12 15 (3.72%) VPLS
13 13 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (2.98%) MPLS
14 12 (2.98%) NAS
15 11 (2.73%) Fibre Channel
15 11 (2.73%) VLAN
16 10 (2.48%) BGP
17 8 (1.99%) Network Security
18 7 (1.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (25.31%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (4.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (4.47%) MySQL
5 15 (3.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.24%) Informix
8 4 (0.99%) DB2
8 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.50%) Big Data
9 2 (0.50%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.25%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.49%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.74%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.74%) JIRA
2 3 (0.74%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.50%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.50%) Subversion
3 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.25%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.25%) MSI
4 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 91 (22.58%) Finance
2 30 (7.44%) Banking
3 15 (3.72%) Marketing
4 14 (3.47%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.23%) Advertising
6 12 (2.98%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.73%) Electronics
8 10 (2.48%) Law
9 8 (1.99%) Games
10 5 (1.24%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.99%) Back Office
12 2 (0.50%) Legal
12 2 (0.50%) Retail
13 1 (0.25%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.70%) .NET
2 21 (5.21%) Web Services
3 11 (2.73%) Middleware
4 6 (1.49%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (1.24%) LAMP
6 3 (0.74%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.25%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.25%) FFmpeg
7 1 (0.25%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.25%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 69 (17.12%) Clustering
2 24 (5.96%) Data Centre
3 19 (4.71%) Replication
4 17 (4.22%) PKI
5 16 (3.97%) Client/Server
6 10 (2.48%) EqualLogic
7 9 (2.23%) Blackberry
8 8 (1.99%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (1.74%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.74%) iPhone
9 7 (1.74%) Smartphone
9 7 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (1.49%) Handset
11 5 (1.24%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.99%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.50%) Fintech
14 2 (0.50%) Private Cloud
14 2 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 403 (100.00%) Windows
2 269 (66.75%) Windows Server
3 181 (44.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 138 (34.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 127 (31.51%) Linux
6 55 (13.65%) Windows 7
7 49 (12.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (4.47%) Windows 8
10 13 (3.23%) Mac OS X
10 13 (3.23%) Windows 10
11 12 (2.98%) CentOS
11 12 (2.98%) Unix
12 11 (2.73%) Ubuntu
13 6 (1.49%) Android
13 6 (1.49%) Debian
14 3 (0.74%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (0.74%) Mac OS X Server
14 3 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.74%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (11.91%) ITIL
2 31 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (6.20%) Business Continuity
4 24 (5.96%) High Availability
5 23 (5.71%) DevOps
6 21 (5.21%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (4.71%) Migration
8 18 (4.47%) Scrum
8 18 (4.47%) Vulnerability Management
9 17 (4.22%) E-Commerce
10 14 (3.47%) Server Building
11 13 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
11 13 (3.23%) Configuration Management
12 12 (2.98%) Patch Management
12 12 (2.98%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (2.73%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (2.73%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (2.73%) Investment Management
13 11 (2.73%) Project Management
13 11 (2.73%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 101 (25.06%) SQL
3 22 (5.46%) Python
4 17 (4.22%) Bash Shell
5 12 (2.98%) Perl
5 12 (2.98%) Ruby
6 9 (2.23%) C#
6 9 (2.23%) VB
7 8 (1.99%) VBScript
8 4 (0.99%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.99%) PHP
9 3 (0.74%) Java
9 3 (0.74%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (11.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (9.43%) Degree
3 21 (5.21%) CCNA
3 21 (5.21%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (4.47%) MCSE
5 11 (2.73%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.23%) MCSA
6 9 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.49%) A+ Certification
7 6 (1.49%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (1.49%) MCITP
7 6 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (1.49%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.49%) Security+ Certification
8 5 (1.24%) HNC
9 3 (0.74%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.50%) CCNP
10 2 (0.50%) MCP
11 1 (0.25%) CCA
11 1 (0.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.49%) SLA
2 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.25%) BS7799
3 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 220 (54.59%) Active Directory
2 111 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (17.37%) Hyper-V
4 57 (14.14%) vSphere
5 53 (13.15%) XenApp
6 15 (3.72%) VMware ESX
7 14 (3.47%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (2.48%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (1.74%) vCloud
9 7 (1.74%) XenDesktop
9 7 (1.74%) XenServer
10 5 (1.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (1.24%) KVM
11 2 (0.50%) LXC
11 2 (0.50%) Samba
11 2 (0.50%) Squid
11 2 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.25%) Firmware
12 1 (0.25%) iptables
12 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 95 (23.57%) SCCM
2 58 (14.39%) SCOM
3 25 (6.20%) Nagios
4 23 (5.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 22 (5.46%) WSUS
6 21 (5.21%) Puppet
7 19 (4.71%) Backup Exec
8 15 (3.72%) NetBackup
9 12 (2.98%) McAfee ePO
9 12 (2.98%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (2.73%) SCVMM
11 10 (2.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 7 (1.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 7 (1.74%) Windows Intune
13 5 (1.24%) Ansible
13 5 (1.24%) EdgeSight
13 5 (1.24%) HP SIM
13 5 (1.24%) Tivoli
14 3 (0.74%) FreeIPA
14 3 (0.74%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 219 (54.34%) VMware
2 171 (42.43%) Microsoft
3 116 (28.78%) Citrix
4 57 (14.14%) Cisco
5 46 (11.41%) NetApp
6 40 (9.93%) Sophos
7 38 (9.43%) HP
8 36 (8.93%) Dell
9 34 (8.44%) Symantec
10 32 (7.94%) Red Hat
11 25 (6.20%) Oracle
12 24 (5.96%) AppSense
13 18 (4.47%) Apple
13 18 (4.47%) Lumension
14 14 (3.47%) SAP
15 12 (2.98%) Intel Security
16 10 (2.48%) Avaya
16 10 (2.48%) Dell KACE
17 9 (2.23%) Fortinet
17 9 (2.23%) Veeam
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