The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows System Administrator
Rank 791 756 781
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 104 109 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.092% 0.10% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.11% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 88 99 93
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106581 98705 112223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.71% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87190 83107 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Windows Systems Administrator
UK

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -57 41 £40,000 -20.00% 8
East of England -13 16 £41,250 +10.00%
North West 0 12 £45,000 +12.50%
South East -25 12 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Yorkshire -25 10 £36,250 +64.77%
South West +4 9 £40,000 +2.56% 3
West Midlands -5 2 £30,000 -42.85%
East Midlands - 1 £18,000 -
North East - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Systems Administrator
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Windows Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 209 (100.00%) Windows
2 131 (62.68%) Active Directory
3 128 (61.24%) VMware
4 121 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 97 (46.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 88 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 75 (35.89%) Linux
8 72 (34.45%) SQL Server
9 64 (30.62%) Windows Server 2003
10 59 (28.23%) SAN
10 59 (28.23%) MS Exchange
11 55 (26.32%) Firewall
12 52 (24.88%) Microsoft Certification
13 51 (24.40%) IIS
14 49 (23.44%) DNS
15 48 (22.97%) HP
16 46 (22.01%) SQL
16 46 (22.01%) VMware ESX
16 46 (22.01%) vSphere
17 44 (21.05%) MS Excel
18 41 (19.62%) Cisco
19 40 (19.14%) Red Hat
20 38 (18.18%) UNIX
21 34 (16.27%) Degree
22 33 (15.79%) PowerShell
22 33 (15.79%) MCSE
22 33 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 32 (15.31%) E-Commerce
24 31 (14.83%) TCP/IP
24 31 (14.83%) Finance

Windows Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 59 (28.23%) MS Exchange
2 51 (24.40%) IIS
3 27 (12.92%) SharePoint
4 21 (10.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (6.70%) Apache
6 8 (3.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (3.35%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.87%) CMS
8 6 (2.87%) Drupal
8 6 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.39%) Alfresco
9 5 (2.39%) WordPress
10 4 (1.91%) Lync
11 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.96%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.48%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 44 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.13%) SaaS
2 15 (7.18%) Office 365
3 12 (5.74%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 59 (28.23%) SAN
2 55 (26.32%) Firewall
3 49 (23.44%) DNS
4 31 (14.83%) TCP/IP
5 21 (10.05%) VPN
6 20 (9.57%) VoIP
7 16 (7.66%) LAN
8 15 (7.18%) HTTP
9 14 (6.70%) WAN
10 13 (6.22%) DHCP
11 12 (5.74%) VLAN
12 10 (4.78%) Internet
12 10 (4.78%) SMTP
13 8 (3.83%) LDAP
14 7 (3.35%) IPsec
15 6 (2.87%) Network Security
15 6 (2.87%) Wireless
16 4 (1.91%) H.323
16 4 (1.91%) PPTP
16 4 (1.91%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (34.45%) SQL Server
2 27 (12.92%) MySQL
3 15 (7.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (6.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.44%) Big Data
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.48%) Redis
8 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (3.35%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.87%) Subversion
3 5 (2.39%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.91%) Emacs
5 2 (0.96%) Hudson
5 2 (0.96%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.48%) JIRA
6 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (14.83%) Finance
2 6 (2.87%) Banking
3 4 (1.91%) Retail
3 4 (1.91%) Back Office
3 4 (1.91%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.91%) Games
4 3 (1.44%) Law
4 3 (1.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.48%) Marketing
5 1 (0.48%) French Language
5 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.57%) .NET
2 13 (6.22%) Web Services
3 10 (4.78%) XML
3 10 (4.78%) HTML
4 5 (2.39%) Middleware
5 4 (1.91%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (1.44%) LAMP
7 2 (0.96%) XSL
7 2 (0.96%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.48%) COM
8 1 (0.48%) SOAP
8 1 (0.48%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.61%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.70%) Clustering
3 5 (2.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (2.39%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.39%) Open Source
4 3 (1.44%) PKI
5 2 (0.96%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.96%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.96%) Hedge funds
5 2 (0.96%) Kindle
5 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.48%) Derivative
6 1 (0.48%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.48%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.48%) Celerra
6 1 (0.48%) iSeries
6 1 (0.48%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.48%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 209 (100.00%) Windows
2 121 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 75 (35.89%) Linux
4 64 (30.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 38 (18.18%) UNIX
6 33 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 31 (14.83%) Windows 7
8 28 (13.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (5.74%) CentOS
10 9 (4.31%) Windows Vista
11 6 (2.87%) Ubuntu
11 6 (2.87%) Solaris
12 5 (2.39%) AIX
12 5 (2.39%) Debian
12 5 (2.39%) Fedora
12 5 (2.39%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.91%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.91%) HPUX
14 3 (1.44%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.96%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (15.31%) E-Commerce
2 24 (11.48%) Problem Management
3 21 (10.05%) Configuration Management
4 18 (8.61%) ITIL
5 10 (4.78%) Service Delivery
5 10 (4.78%) Software Deployment
6 9 (4.31%) Load Balancing
6 9 (4.31%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (3.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (3.83%) Asset Management
8 7 (3.35%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (2.87%) High Availability
9 6 (2.87%) Change Control
9 6 (2.87%) Time Management
9 6 (2.87%) CRM
10 5 (2.39%) Content Management
11 4 (1.91%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (1.91%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (1.91%) Project Planning
11 4 (1.91%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 46 (22.01%) SQL
2 33 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 10 (4.78%) PHP
3 10 (4.78%) Python
4 8 (3.83%) Perl
4 8 (3.83%) VBScript
5 4 (1.91%) C#
5 4 (1.91%) Java
5 4 (1.91%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.91%) Ruby
6 3 (1.44%) C
6 3 (1.44%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.44%) VB
6 3 (1.44%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.96%) C++
7 2 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 52 (24.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (16.27%) Degree
3 33 (15.79%) MCSE
4 17 (8.13%) MCITP
5 15 (7.18%) MCSA
6 13 (6.22%) CCNA
6 13 (6.22%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.35%) MCTS
8 5 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.91%) RHCE
10 2 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.48%) MCP
11 1 (0.48%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.74%) SLA
2 3 (1.44%) QA
3 2 (0.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 131 (62.68%) Active Directory
2 97 (46.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (22.01%) vSphere
3 46 (22.01%) VMware ESX
4 26 (12.44%) Hyper-V
5 22 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (5.74%) XenApp
7 7 (3.35%) NFS
8 4 (1.91%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.91%) vCloud
9 2 (0.96%) qmail
9 2 (0.96%) Xen
10 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.48%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.48%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.48%) XenServer
10 1 (0.48%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.48%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (8.13%) SCCM
2 15 (7.18%) Nagios
3 5 (2.39%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.39%) WSUS
3 5 (2.39%) Plesk
4 4 (1.91%) Puppet
4 4 (1.91%) SmokePing
5 2 (0.96%) SAP Afaria
5 2 (0.96%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.96%) SCOM
5 2 (0.96%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.96%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.96%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.48%) Legato
6 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.48%) MOM
6 1 (0.48%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.48%) Cacti
6 1 (0.48%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 128 (61.24%) VMware
2 88 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 48 (22.97%) HP
4 41 (19.62%) Cisco
5 40 (19.14%) Red Hat
6 29 (13.88%) EMC
7 26 (12.44%) Citrix
8 12 (5.74%) Avaya
9 10 (4.78%) ProCurve
10 7 (3.35%) Dell
11 6 (2.87%) IBM
11 6 (2.87%) FalconStor
11 6 (2.87%) Symantec
12 5 (2.39%) CheckPoint
12 5 (2.39%) Brocade
12 5 (2.39%) NetApp
13 4 (1.91%) Apple
13 4 (1.91%) Oracle
13 4 (1.91%) Riverbed
13 4 (1.91%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42670.00 - £51590.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42670.00 - £51590.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: Up to £45,000, dependent on experience
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Strong Benefits + Bonus
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