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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
UK / England
Rank 722 784 775
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 92 120 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 72 108 126
Median salary £42,750 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,825 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
75039 90450 94640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.51% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 62772 76682 79246
Median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +68 61 £52,500 - 7
South East +41 13 £37,500 - 3
East of England +21 10 £41,875 +19.64% 1
South West +17 5 £35,000 -9.09% 1
North West -9 2 £55,000 +57.14% 1
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Windows Systems Administrator
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 218 (100.00%) Windows
2 154 (70.64%) Windows Server
3 153 (70.18%) Active Directory
4 124 (56.88%) VMware
5 99 (45.41%) PowerShell
6 95 (43.58%) Linux
7 94 (43.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 85 (38.99%) Microsoft
9 66 (30.28%) SCCM
10 62 (28.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 60 (27.52%) VMware Infrastructure
12 58 (26.61%) MS Exchange
13 57 (26.15%) Data Centre
14 56 (25.69%) Amazon AWS
15 55 (25.23%) Citrix
16 50 (22.94%) Office 365
17 47 (21.56%) SAN
18 45 (20.64%) Red Hat
19 41 (18.81%) Finance
20 39 (17.89%) Microsoft Azure
20 39 (17.89%) IIS
21 37 (16.97%) Firewall
21 37 (16.97%) NAS
22 35 (16.06%) DNS
23 34 (15.60%) MS Excel
24 33 (15.14%) Exchange Server 2010
25 32 (14.68%) Exchange Server 2013
26 30 (13.76%) Thin Client
26 30 (13.76%) Hyper-V
26 30 (13.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 58 (26.61%) MS Exchange
2 39 (17.89%) IIS
3 33 (15.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (14.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (11.47%) SharePoint
6 12 (5.50%) Apache
7 11 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (4.59%) Skype for Business
9 8 (3.67%) SAS
10 7 (3.21%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.83%) JBoss
12 3 (1.38%) DNN
13 2 (0.92%) Confluence
13 2 (0.92%) nginx
14 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (15.60%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.42%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 56 (25.69%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (22.94%) Office 365
3 39 (17.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.67%) SaaS
5 7 (3.21%) IaaS
6 5 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (2.29%) PaaS
7 4 (1.83%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.92%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.92%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.92%) Route 53
9 1 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.46%) G Suite
9 1 (0.46%) GitHub
9 1 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 47 (21.56%) SAN
2 37 (16.97%) Firewall
2 37 (16.97%) NAS
3 35 (16.06%) DNS
4 23 (10.55%) DHCP
5 18 (8.26%) TCP/IP
6 16 (7.34%) VPN
7 12 (5.50%) LAN
7 12 (5.50%) WAN
8 10 (4.59%) Internet
9 8 (3.67%) HTTP
9 8 (3.67%) iSCSI
9 8 (3.67%) Skype
10 7 (3.21%) VLAN
11 6 (2.75%) Wireless
12 5 (2.29%) Intranet
12 5 (2.29%) VoIP
12 5 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (1.83%) Remote Desktop
14 3 (1.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (0.92%) MySQL
3 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.46%) Big Data
4 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.46%) QlikView
4 1 (0.46%) Redis
4 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (7.34%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.38%) JIRA
3 2 (0.92%) Subversion
3 2 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.46%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.46%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (18.81%) Finance
2 28 (12.84%) Banking
3 7 (3.21%) Games
3 7 (3.21%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.83%) Legal
5 2 (0.92%) Advertising
5 2 (0.92%) Back Office
5 2 (0.92%) Marketing
5 2 (0.92%) Retail
6 1 (0.46%) Law
6 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.63%) Web Services
2 8 (3.67%) .NET
2 8 (3.67%) HTML
3 2 (0.92%) Middleware
4 1 (0.46%) CSS
4 1 (0.46%) HTML5
4 1 (0.46%) LAMP
4 1 (0.46%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (0.46%) LINQ
4 1 (0.46%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.46%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (26.15%) Data Centre
2 30 (13.76%) Fat Client
2 30 (13.76%) Thin Client
3 17 (7.80%) Hedge funds
4 9 (4.13%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.67%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.67%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.92%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.92%) EFT
7 2 (0.92%) iPad
8 1 (0.46%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.46%) CESG
8 1 (0.46%) Clustering
8 1 (0.46%) Handset
8 1 (0.46%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.46%) NHS
8 1 (0.46%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.46%) Replication
8 1 (0.46%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 218 (100.00%) Windows
2 154 (70.64%) Windows Server
3 95 (43.58%) Linux
4 94 (43.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 62 (28.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (13.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (11.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (5.05%) Mac OS X
8 11 (5.05%) Windows 7
9 9 (4.13%) CentOS
10 8 (3.67%) Ubuntu
10 8 (3.67%) Windows 10
10 8 (3.67%) Windows 8
11 7 (3.21%) Unix
12 6 (2.75%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (1.83%) Solaris
14 3 (1.38%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.92%) Debian
15 2 (0.92%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (8.72%) E-Commerce
2 18 (8.26%) Configuration Management
2 18 (8.26%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (7.34%) ITIL
4 14 (6.42%) DevOps
5 13 (5.96%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (5.50%) Server Building
7 11 (5.05%) Workflow
8 10 (4.59%) Coaching
9 9 (4.13%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (4.13%) Analytics
10 8 (3.67%) Business Analytics
10 8 (3.67%) Scrum
11 7 (3.21%) High-Frequency Trading
11 7 (3.21%) Load Balancing
11 7 (3.21%) Server Virtualisation
12 6 (2.75%) Capacity Management
12 6 (2.75%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (2.75%) High Availability
12 6 (2.75%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 99 (45.41%) PowerShell
2 27 (12.39%) SQL
3 17 (7.80%) C#
4 12 (5.50%) VB
5 6 (2.75%) Bash Shell
5 6 (2.75%) Python
5 6 (2.75%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.38%) Java
6 3 (1.38%) Perl
6 3 (1.38%) VB6
7 2 (0.92%) C
7 2 (0.92%) Ruby
8 1 (0.46%) C++
8 1 (0.46%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (7.34%) MCSA
2 16 (7.34%) Security Cleared
3 15 (6.88%) CCNA
3 15 (6.88%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (6.88%) Degree
4 14 (6.42%) MCSE
5 10 (4.59%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (2.75%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (2.29%) CCA
9 2 (0.92%) MCP
9 2 (0.92%) PhD
10 1 (0.46%) CCEA
10 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.46%) MCITP
10 1 (0.46%) RHCE
10 1 (0.46%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.34%) PCI DSS
2 11 (5.05%) QA
3 10 (4.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 153 (70.18%) Active Directory
2 60 (27.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (13.76%) Hyper-V
4 23 (10.55%) vSphere
5 19 (8.72%) VMware Server
6 8 (3.67%) Firmware
7 7 (3.21%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.75%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (1.83%) XenServer
10 2 (0.92%) Docker
10 2 (0.92%) Postfix
10 2 (0.92%) vCloud
10 2 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.92%) XenApp
11 1 (0.46%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.46%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.46%) LXC
11 1 (0.46%) pfSense
11 1 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.46%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 66 (30.28%) SCCM
2 24 (11.01%) Puppet
3 21 (9.63%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (6.42%) Backup Exec
5 11 (5.05%) Rundeck
6 8 (3.67%) Ansible
6 8 (3.67%) SCOM
7 6 (2.75%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.92%) WSUS
9 1 (0.46%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.46%) Nagios
9 1 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.46%) SafeCom
9 1 (0.46%) SELinux
9 1 (0.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 124 (56.88%) VMware
2 85 (38.99%) Microsoft
3 55 (25.23%) Citrix
4 45 (20.64%) Red Hat
5 17 (7.80%) Juniper
6 16 (7.34%) Cisco
7 15 (6.88%) Symantec
8 14 (6.42%) NetApp
8 14 (6.42%) Veeam
9 12 (5.50%) EMC
10 9 (4.13%) Dell
11 8 (3.67%) SAP
12 7 (3.21%) Apple
13 6 (2.75%) Avaya
13 6 (2.75%) HP
14 4 (1.83%) Google
15 3 (1.38%) CommVault
15 3 (1.38%) Veritas
16 1 (0.46%) CheckPoint
16 1 (0.46%) IBM
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