The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Windows Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 793 785 784
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 105 174 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 99 152 183
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -8.45%
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
88814 99844 109574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.54% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 75725 83289 90452
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Windows Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 24 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 75 £50,000 +17.64% 3
South East +55 16 £32,500 -7.14% 2
East Midlands +22 8 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Yorkshire +11 3 £30,000 - 3
South West +6 2 £46,250 +42.30% 1
West Midlands -15 1 £30,000 +9.09%
Windows Systems Administrator
UK

Windows Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Windows Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 209 (100.00%) Windows
2 146 (69.86%) Windows Server
3 119 (56.94%) Active Directory
4 115 (55.02%) Microsoft
5 114 (54.55%) VMware
6 97 (46.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 83 (39.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 78 (37.32%) Linux
9 67 (32.06%) PowerShell
10 66 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 65 (31.10%) SCCM
12 56 (26.79%) DNS
13 54 (25.84%) SAN
14 51 (24.40%) Citrix
15 49 (23.44%) MS Exchange
16 46 (22.01%) Finance
17 44 (21.05%) IIS
18 43 (20.57%) SQL Server
18 43 (20.57%) Exchange Server 2010
19 42 (20.10%) Firewall
20 41 (19.62%) vSphere
21 40 (19.14%) Cisco
21 40 (19.14%) Hyper-V
22 38 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
23 34 (16.27%) DHCP
24 32 (15.31%) SQL
24 32 (15.31%) HP
24 32 (15.31%) Windows 7
25 30 (14.35%) Dell
25 30 (14.35%) Red Hat

Windows Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 49 (23.44%) MS Exchange
2 44 (21.05%) IIS
3 43 (20.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 38 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 18 (8.61%) SharePoint
7 8 (3.83%) Skype for Business
8 7 (3.35%) Apache
9 5 (2.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (2.39%) Confluence
9 5 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.39%) JBoss
10 3 (1.44%) SAS
10 3 (1.44%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.48%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.48%) CMS
11 1 (0.48%) Drupal
11 1 (0.48%) nginx
11 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 19 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.05%) Office 365
2 15 (7.18%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.87%) Google Apps
5 3 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.44%) Route 53
5 3 (1.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.48%) IaaS
6 1 (0.48%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 56 (26.79%) DNS
2 54 (25.84%) SAN
3 42 (20.10%) Firewall
4 34 (16.27%) DHCP
5 27 (12.92%) iSCSI
6 22 (10.53%) VPN
7 19 (9.09%) Internet
8 17 (8.13%) NAS
9 16 (7.66%) Fibre Channel
9 16 (7.66%) TCP/IP
10 13 (6.22%) VoIP
11 11 (5.26%) LAN
12 10 (4.78%) VLAN
13 7 (3.35%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (3.35%) FTP
14 6 (2.87%) Network Security
14 6 (2.87%) WAN
15 5 (2.39%) Cisco ASA
16 4 (1.91%) LDAP
16 4 (1.91%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.78%) MySQL
4 9 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.44%) MS Access
6 3 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.48%) Informix
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (4.31%) JIRA
2 8 (3.83%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.35%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.35%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.91%) ClearCase
4 4 (1.91%) Subversion
5 3 (1.44%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.48%) WinDbg
General
1 46 (22.01%) Finance
2 14 (6.70%) Banking
3 9 (4.31%) Financial Institution
4 7 (3.35%) Back Office
5 6 (2.87%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.39%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.91%) Advertising
7 4 (1.91%) Games
7 4 (1.91%) Marketing
8 3 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.96%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.48%) Electronics
10 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.00%) .NET
2 9 (4.31%) LAMP
3 4 (1.91%) Web Services
3 4 (1.91%) X-Windows
4 2 (0.96%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.48%) CSS
5 1 (0.48%) HTML
5 1 (0.48%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.48%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.48%) XML
5 1 (0.48%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.40%) Clustering
2 19 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 19 (9.09%) Smartphone
3 13 (6.22%) Fat Client
3 13 (6.22%) Thin Client
4 10 (4.78%) EqualLogic
5 8 (3.83%) PKI
6 6 (2.87%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.44%) iPad
8 3 (1.44%) Replication
8 3 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.96%) Fintech
9 2 (0.96%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (0.96%) iPhone
10 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.48%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.48%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 209 (100.00%) Windows
2 146 (69.86%) Windows Server
3 97 (46.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 83 (39.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 78 (37.32%) Linux
6 32 (15.31%) Windows 7
7 19 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (8.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (5.74%) Unix
10 8 (3.83%) CentOS
10 8 (3.83%) Ubuntu
10 8 (3.83%) Windows 10
11 6 (2.87%) Windows 8
12 5 (2.39%) Debian
12 5 (2.39%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.44%) Android
13 3 (1.44%) Solaris
14 2 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (8.13%) ITIL
2 15 (7.18%) Kalman Filter
3 14 (6.70%) DevOps
3 14 (6.70%) Problem Management
4 13 (6.22%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (4.31%) E-Commerce
6 8 (3.83%) Scrum
6 8 (3.83%) Server Building
7 7 (3.35%) Migration
7 7 (3.35%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (3.35%) Service Management
8 6 (2.87%) Business Continuity
8 6 (2.87%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (2.87%) Mentoring
9 5 (2.39%) Change Management
9 5 (2.39%) Configuration Management
9 5 (2.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (2.39%) Virtual Environments
10 4 (1.91%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (1.91%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 67 (32.06%) PowerShell
2 32 (15.31%) SQL
3 11 (5.26%) C#
4 10 (4.78%) VB
5 4 (1.91%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.91%) Perl
5 4 (1.91%) PHP
5 4 (1.91%) Python
5 4 (1.91%) VBScript
6 3 (1.44%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.44%) VB6
7 2 (0.96%) Java
8 1 (0.48%) C
8 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (12.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (11.48%) MCSE
3 14 (6.70%) Degree
3 14 (6.70%) Security Cleared
4 9 (4.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (3.83%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.87%) CCNA
6 6 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.39%) MCSA
8 4 (1.91%) CCA
8 4 (1.91%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (1.91%) MCITP
9 3 (1.44%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.48%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.31%) SLA
2 3 (1.44%) BS7799
2 3 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 119 (56.94%) Active Directory
2 66 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (19.62%) vSphere
4 40 (19.14%) Hyper-V
5 22 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.39%) XenApp
7 4 (1.91%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.91%) VMware Server
7 4 (1.91%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (1.44%) Firmware
8 3 (1.44%) vCloud
9 2 (0.96%) Docker
9 2 (0.96%) VMFS
9 2 (0.96%) XenServer
10 1 (0.48%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.48%) Postfix
10 1 (0.48%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 65 (31.10%) SCCM
2 24 (11.48%) SCOM
3 12 (5.74%) NetBackup
4 11 (5.26%) WSUS
5 10 (4.78%) Backup Exec
6 9 (4.31%) Microsoft Clustering
6 9 (4.31%) Puppet
7 8 (3.83%) Failover Clustering
8 7 (3.35%) Ansible
8 7 (3.35%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.44%) Casper Suite
9 3 (1.44%) Nagios
10 2 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.96%) SnapMirror
10 2 (0.96%) SnapVault
10 2 (0.96%) vMotion
11 1 (0.48%) cPanel
11 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.48%) Perfmon
11 1 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 115 (55.02%) Microsoft
2 114 (54.55%) VMware
3 51 (24.40%) Citrix
4 40 (19.14%) Cisco
5 32 (15.31%) HP
6 30 (14.35%) Dell
6 30 (14.35%) Red Hat
7 29 (13.88%) NetApp
8 16 (7.66%) CheckPoint
9 15 (7.18%) Apple
9 15 (7.18%) SonicWALL
9 15 (7.18%) Sophos
10 11 (5.26%) Avaya
10 11 (5.26%) Symantec
10 11 (5.26%) Veeam
11 10 (4.78%) EMC
11 10 (4.78%) Fortinet
12 7 (3.35%) Google
13 6 (2.87%) Oracle
14 5 (2.39%) SAP
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