The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows System Administrator
Rank 789 746 768
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 61 100 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 47 77 90
Average salary £50,000 £40,699 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% +1.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Windows Systems 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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Windows Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Windows Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in England

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

Windows Systems Administrator Salary Trend in England

Windows Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Windows Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in England

Windows Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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 +3 47 £50,000 +14.94% 12
South East -35 12 £38,000 -1.29% 1
Yorkshire -22 1 £35,000 - 2
West Midlands - 1 - -
Windows Systems Administrator
UK

Windows Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Windows Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 121 (100.00%) Windows
2 63 (52.07%) Active Directory
3 59 (48.76%) VMware
4 56 (46.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (43.80%) Microsoft
6 44 (36.36%) Linux
7 43 (35.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 41 (33.88%) DNS
9 37 (30.58%) MS Excel
10 32 (26.45%) IIS
11 31 (25.62%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (23.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 27 (22.31%) SAN
14 26 (21.49%) Firewall
14 26 (21.49%) Degree
15 25 (20.66%) SQL Server
16 23 (19.01%) PowerShell
17 22 (18.18%) MS Exchange
17 22 (18.18%) Finance
18 21 (17.36%) SQL
18 21 (17.36%) DevOps
19 19 (15.70%) Perl
19 19 (15.70%) TCP/IP
19 19 (15.70%) Windows 7
20 16 (13.22%) Python
21 15 (12.40%) HP
21 15 (12.40%) Exchange Server 2013
22 14 (11.57%) Cisco
22 14 (11.57%) Hyper-V
23 13 (10.74%) .NET

Windows Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Windows Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (26.45%) IIS
2 22 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 15 (12.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (8.26%) SharePoint
6 9 (7.44%) Apache
7 6 (4.96%) Tomcat
7 6 (4.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (3.31%) nginx
9 3 (2.48%) Lync
9 3 (2.48%) Jetty
10 2 (1.65%) JBoss
10 2 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.65%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 37 (30.58%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (33.88%) DNS
2 27 (22.31%) SAN
3 26 (21.49%) Firewall
4 19 (15.70%) TCP/IP
5 10 (8.26%) DHCP
6 8 (6.61%) NAS
7 7 (5.79%) VPN
8 6 (4.96%) SSL
8 6 (4.96%) FTP
9 5 (4.13%) IP Telephony
9 5 (4.13%) HTTP
10 4 (3.31%) WAN
10 4 (3.31%) LAN
10 4 (3.31%) Internet
11 3 (2.48%) VoIP
12 2 (1.65%) Kerberos
12 2 (1.65%) PBX
12 2 (1.65%) PSTN
12 2 (1.65%) SMTP
12 2 (1.65%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.66%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.13%) MySQL
4 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.31%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.48%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.65%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Ant
1 2 (1.65%) Maven
1 2 (1.65%) CruiseControl
1 2 (1.65%) Hudson
1 2 (1.65%) Mercurial
1 2 (1.65%) Artifactory
1 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (18.18%) Finance
2 8 (6.61%) Banking
3 4 (3.31%) Automotive
3 4 (3.31%) Investment Banking
3 4 (3.31%) Marketing
4 3 (2.48%) Law
5 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.65%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.65%) Advertising
5 2 (1.65%) Retail
5 2 (1.65%) French Language
6 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.83%) Publishing
6 1 (0.83%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.74%) .NET
2 7 (5.79%) Middleware
3 4 (3.31%) XML
4 3 (2.48%) LAMP
5 2 (1.65%) XSL
5 2 (1.65%) Web Services
5 2 (1.65%) HTML
5 2 (1.65%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.83%) Memcached
6 1 (0.83%) J2EE
6 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.44%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.79%) EqualLogic
4 5 (4.13%) Hedge funds
5 4 (3.31%) Open Source
6 3 (2.48%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.48%) Replication
7 2 (1.65%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.65%) Clustering
7 2 (1.65%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.83%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.83%) Derivative
8 1 (0.83%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 121 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (46.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (36.36%) Linux
4 43 (35.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (23.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (15.70%) Windows 7
7 12 (9.92%) Ubuntu
8 8 (6.61%) Windows NT
9 7 (5.79%) CentOS
10 6 (4.96%) Windows 2000
10 6 (4.96%) UNIX
10 6 (4.96%) Windows XP
10 6 (4.96%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (4.96%) Windows 8
11 4 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.48%) Debian
13 2 (1.65%) Solaris
13 2 (1.65%) Fedora
13 2 (1.65%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.36%) DevOps
2 11 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 9 (7.44%) Load Balancing
4 7 (5.79%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (4.96%) Migration
5 6 (4.96%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (4.96%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (3.31%) ITIL
6 4 (3.31%) Web Development
6 4 (3.31%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (2.48%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.48%) Software Deployment
7 3 (2.48%) Investment Management
7 3 (2.48%) Incident Management
7 3 (2.48%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.48%) Change Management
8 2 (1.65%) Service Management
8 2 (1.65%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (1.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (1.65%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.01%) PowerShell
2 21 (17.36%) SQL
3 19 (15.70%) Perl
4 16 (13.22%) Python
5 9 (7.44%) Ruby
5 9 (7.44%) VBScript
6 8 (6.61%) Java
7 4 (3.31%) PHP
7 4 (3.31%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.65%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.65%) C
8 2 (1.65%) C#
8 2 (1.65%) VB
8 2 (1.65%) XPath
9 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (21.49%) Degree
2 9 (7.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.13%) MCSE
4 2 (1.65%) CCNA
4 2 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) MCITP
5 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.83%) CCNP
5 1 (0.83%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (52.07%) Active Directory
2 31 (25.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.57%) Hyper-V
4 12 (9.92%) VMware ESX
5 7 (5.79%) vSphere
6 4 (3.31%) KVM
7 3 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.65%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.65%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.65%) XenApp
9 1 (0.83%) Varnish
9 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.83%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.83%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (9.09%) Puppet
2 8 (6.61%) BladeLogic
3 7 (5.79%) SCCM
4 6 (4.96%) Nagios
4 6 (4.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (4.13%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (4.13%) Tivoli
6 4 (3.31%) Backup Exec
7 3 (2.48%) Check_MK
7 3 (2.48%) SCOM
7 3 (2.48%) WSUS
7 3 (2.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.65%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.83%) Ansible
9 1 (0.83%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.83%) Cacti
9 1 (0.83%) Sysprep
9 1 (0.83%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 59 (48.76%) VMware
2 53 (43.80%) Microsoft
3 15 (12.40%) HP
4 14 (11.57%) Cisco
5 12 (9.92%) EMC
5 12 (9.92%) Citrix
5 12 (9.92%) Red Hat
6 10 (8.26%) Symantec
7 8 (6.61%) Dell
8 7 (5.79%) Riverbed
8 7 (5.79%) NetApp
9 6 (4.96%) Oracle
9 6 (4.96%) Avaya
10 5 (4.13%) IBM
11 4 (3.31%) Juniper
11 4 (3.31%) Intel
11 4 (3.31%) Websense
11 4 (3.31%) Fortinet
12 3 (2.48%) Veeam
12 3 (2.48%) WatchGuard
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 55000 plus benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits + Perks
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
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London
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Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
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