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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
UK / England
Rank 744 807 785
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 89 113 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 73 100 137
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%

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
76467 91104 96733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.47% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 63889 77095 80374
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +52 57 £50,000 +5.26% 7
East of England +22 12 £42,500 +54.54% 4
South East +38 11 £28,500 -26.45% 2
South West +19 4 £52,500 +33.75%
East Midlands - 2 £40,000 - 1
North West - 2 £55,000 -
West Midlands +29 1 - -
Windows Systems Administrator
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 225 (100.00%) Windows
2 147 (65.33%) Windows Server
3 140 (62.22%) Active Directory
4 127 (56.44%) VMware
5 111 (49.33%) Linux
6 101 (44.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 94 (41.78%) PowerShell
8 82 (36.44%) Microsoft
9 67 (29.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 64 (28.44%) SCCM
11 61 (27.11%) Office 365
12 60 (26.67%) Citrix
13 59 (26.22%) Red Hat
13 59 (26.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 57 (25.33%) Data Centre
15 51 (22.67%) MS Exchange
16 48 (21.33%) Amazon AWS
17 45 (20.00%) Finance
18 38 (16.89%) DNS
19 37 (16.44%) Microsoft Azure
20 36 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 36 (16.00%) SAN
21 35 (15.56%) IIS
21 35 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2010
22 34 (15.11%) Thin Client
22 34 (15.11%) Firewall
22 34 (15.11%) Fat Client
23 32 (14.22%) Banking
23 32 (14.22%) MS Excel
24 29 (12.89%) Exchange Server 2013

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 51 (22.67%) MS Exchange
2 35 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 35 (15.56%) IIS
3 29 (12.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 19 (8.44%) Tomcat
6 17 (7.56%) Apache
7 11 (4.89%) Skype for Business
8 5 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.33%) DNN
11 2 (0.89%) Confluence
11 2 (0.89%) JBoss
11 2 (0.89%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.89%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.44%) nginx
12 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (14.22%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 61 (27.11%) Office 365
2 48 (21.33%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (16.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (4.00%) SaaS
5 3 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.33%) PaaS
5 3 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.89%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.89%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.89%) IaaS
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.44%) GitHub
7 1 (0.44%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 38 (16.89%) DNS
2 36 (16.00%) SAN
3 34 (15.11%) Firewall
4 28 (12.44%) NAS
5 24 (10.67%) DHCP
6 18 (8.00%) TCP/IP
7 13 (5.78%) LAN
7 13 (5.78%) WAN
8 11 (4.89%) LDAP
8 11 (4.89%) VPN
9 9 (4.00%) Internet
9 9 (4.00%) Skype
10 8 (3.56%) HTTP
10 8 (3.56%) iSCSI
10 8 (3.56%) VLAN
11 5 (2.22%) Intranet
11 5 (2.22%) Network Security
11 5 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (1.78%) Wireless
13 3 (1.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.44%) MySQL
3 5 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.78%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (4.89%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.78%) JIRA
3 3 (1.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.44%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.44%) Subversion
4 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (20.00%) Finance
2 32 (14.22%) Banking
3 9 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.56%) Games
5 4 (1.78%) Legal
5 4 (1.78%) Retail
6 3 (1.33%) Marketing
7 2 (0.89%) Advertising
7 2 (0.89%) Back Office
8 1 (0.44%) Electronics
8 1 (0.44%) Law
8 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.00%) Web Services
2 9 (4.00%) .NET
3 8 (3.56%) HTML
4 3 (1.33%) SOAP
5 2 (0.89%) Middleware
6 1 (0.44%) CSS
6 1 (0.44%) HTML5
6 1 (0.44%) J2EE
6 1 (0.44%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 57 (25.33%) Data Centre
2 34 (15.11%) Fat Client
2 34 (15.11%) Thin Client
3 14 (6.22%) Hedge funds
4 6 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.78%) User Experience
7 3 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.33%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.89%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.89%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.89%) EFT
8 2 (0.89%) iPad
9 1 (0.44%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.44%) Clustering
9 1 (0.44%) Handset
9 1 (0.44%) iPhone
9 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 225 (100.00%) Windows
2 147 (65.33%) Windows Server
3 111 (49.33%) Linux
4 101 (44.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 67 (29.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (5.33%) CentOS
7 12 (5.33%) Unix
7 12 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (4.89%) Mac OS X
8 11 (4.89%) Ubuntu
9 8 (3.56%) Debian
9 8 (3.56%) Windows 7
10 7 (3.11%) Windows 10
11 6 (2.67%) Solaris
12 5 (2.22%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.78%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (1.33%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.89%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (9.78%) DevOps
2 19 (8.44%) E-Commerce
3 18 (8.00%) Configuration Management
3 18 (8.00%) ITIL
4 12 (5.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (4.89%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (4.89%) Scrum
6 9 (4.00%) Capacity Management
6 9 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (4.00%) High Availability
6 9 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 9 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
7 8 (3.56%) Server Building
8 7 (3.11%) High-Frequency Trading
8 7 (3.11%) Open Source
8 7 (3.11%) Project Management
9 6 (2.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (2.67%) Workflow
10 5 (2.22%) MVC
10 5 (2.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (41.78%) PowerShell
2 29 (12.89%) SQL
3 18 (8.00%) C#
4 12 (5.33%) Python
5 11 (4.89%) Bash Shell
6 9 (4.00%) VB
7 8 (3.56%) Java
8 4 (1.78%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.33%) C
9 3 (1.33%) VBScript
10 2 (0.89%) Perl
10 2 (0.89%) PHP
11 1 (0.44%) C++
11 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (9.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (8.44%) MCSA
3 14 (6.22%) CCNA
3 14 (6.22%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (5.78%) MCSE
5 12 (5.33%) Security Cleared
6 11 (4.89%) Degree
7 5 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.78%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (1.78%) MCP
8 4 (1.78%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.33%) CCA
9 3 (1.33%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.89%) PhD
11 1 (0.44%) CCEA
11 1 (0.44%) MCITP
11 1 (0.44%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.89%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.67%) QA
4 3 (1.33%) SLA
5 1 (0.44%) PMO
System Software
1 140 (62.22%) Active Directory
2 59 (26.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (12.44%) Hyper-V
4 20 (8.89%) VMware Server
4 20 (8.89%) vSphere
5 8 (3.56%) Firmware
6 6 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.22%) Shibboleth
8 4 (1.78%) NFS
8 4 (1.78%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (1.78%) XenServer
9 2 (0.89%) Postfix
9 2 (0.89%) XenApp
10 1 (0.44%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.44%) pfSense
10 1 (0.44%) Samba
10 1 (0.44%) Squid
10 1 (0.44%) vCloud
10 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.44%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 64 (28.44%) SCCM
2 25 (11.11%) Puppet
3 22 (9.78%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (5.78%) SCOM
5 12 (5.33%) Ansible
6 9 (4.00%) NetBackup
7 8 (3.56%) Backup Exec
8 6 (2.67%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.44%) Nagios
9 1 (0.44%) SafeCom
9 1 (0.44%) SELinux
9 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 127 (56.44%) VMware
2 82 (36.44%) Microsoft
3 60 (26.67%) Citrix
4 59 (26.22%) Red Hat
5 17 (7.56%) Cisco
6 16 (7.11%) Symantec
7 15 (6.67%) Juniper
8 11 (4.89%) Veeam
9 8 (3.56%) Dell
9 8 (3.56%) NetApp
10 6 (2.67%) EMC
10 6 (2.67%) HP
10 6 (2.67%) Oracle
11 5 (2.22%) Apple
11 5 (2.22%) Avaya
11 5 (2.22%) Sun
12 3 (1.33%) CommVault
13 2 (0.89%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.89%) Google
13 2 (0.89%) Lumension
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£48,000 DoE + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£48,000 DoE + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The University of London
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
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