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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 724 800 788
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 127 146 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 109 135 157
Median salary £43,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.68% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
80972 97370 103890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.48% 96.63% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 67790 82038 86695
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 £27,164 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +114 93 £50,000 +16.95% 3
South East +55 17 £40,000 - 2
East of England +1 6 £41,250 +26.92% 1
Yorkshire +24 4 £30,000 -
South West +12 4 £35,000 -9.09% 1
East Midlands +10 2 £37,500 -6.25%
North West -26 1 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Windows Systems Administrator
UK

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

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 227 (100.00%) Windows
2 168 (74.01%) Windows Server
3 161 (70.93%) Active Directory
4 127 (55.95%) VMware
5 104 (45.81%) PowerShell
6 94 (41.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 90 (39.65%) Microsoft
8 89 (39.21%) Linux
9 67 (29.52%) SCCM
10 66 (29.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 62 (27.31%) MS Exchange
12 60 (26.43%) VMware Infrastructure
13 56 (24.67%) Data Centre
14 54 (23.79%) Citrix
15 52 (22.91%) SAN
16 51 (22.47%) Amazon AWS
17 46 (20.26%) Office 365
18 44 (19.38%) Finance
19 43 (18.94%) Red Hat
20 42 (18.50%) Firewall
21 40 (17.62%) NAS
22 39 (17.18%) IIS
23 36 (15.86%) DNS
24 34 (14.98%) Hyper-V
24 34 (14.98%) Exchange Server 2013
25 33 (14.54%) Microsoft Azure
25 33 (14.54%) Exchange Server 2010
25 33 (14.54%) SQL
26 29 (12.78%) SQL Server
26 29 (12.78%) MS Excel

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 62 (27.31%) MS Exchange
2 39 (17.18%) IIS
3 34 (14.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 33 (14.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (10.13%) SharePoint
6 13 (5.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (4.85%) Apache
8 9 (3.96%) SAS
9 7 (3.08%) Skype for Business
10 4 (1.76%) JBoss
11 3 (1.32%) DNN
11 3 (1.32%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.88%) nginx
13 1 (0.44%) Confluence
13 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (12.78%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 51 (22.47%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (20.26%) Office 365
3 33 (14.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.08%) IaaS
4 7 (3.08%) SaaS
5 5 (2.20%) PaaS
6 4 (1.76%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.32%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.88%) G Suite
8 2 (0.88%) Route 53
8 2 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.44%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.44%) GitHub
9 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 52 (22.91%) SAN
2 42 (18.50%) Firewall
3 40 (17.62%) NAS
4 36 (15.86%) DNS
5 27 (11.89%) DHCP
6 21 (9.25%) TCP/IP
7 17 (7.49%) VPN
8 11 (4.85%) LAN
8 11 (4.85%) WAN
9 10 (4.41%) iSCSI
10 9 (3.96%) Internet
11 8 (3.52%) Wireless
12 7 (3.08%) Skype
13 6 (2.64%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (2.64%) SMTP
13 6 (2.64%) VLAN
14 5 (2.20%) HTTP
14 5 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (1.76%) VoIP
16 3 (1.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.76%) MySQL
3 3 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.44%) Big Data
5 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.44%) QlikView
5 1 (0.44%) Redis
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (6.17%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.88%) Subversion
4 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.44%) JIRA
4 1 (0.44%) Mercurial
General
1 44 (19.38%) Finance
2 28 (12.33%) Banking
3 10 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.20%) Games
5 4 (1.76%) Legal
6 3 (1.32%) Marketing
7 1 (0.44%) Advertising
7 1 (0.44%) Law
7 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.93%) Web Services
2 6 (2.64%) HTML
3 5 (2.20%) .NET
4 2 (0.88%) LAMP
5 1 (0.44%) JSON
5 1 (0.44%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.44%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (24.67%) Data Centre
2 27 (11.89%) Fat Client
2 27 (11.89%) Thin Client
3 19 (8.37%) Hedge funds
4 11 (4.85%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.41%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.52%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.32%) iPad
8 2 (0.88%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.88%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.88%) EFT
8 2 (0.88%) SCADA
9 1 (0.44%) CESG
9 1 (0.44%) Clustering
9 1 (0.44%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.44%) NHS
9 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.44%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 227 (100.00%) Windows
2 168 (74.01%) Windows Server
3 94 (41.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 89 (39.21%) Linux
5 66 (29.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (12.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (10.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (6.61%) Windows 7
9 12 (5.29%) Windows 10
10 10 (4.41%) Windows 8
11 9 (3.96%) Mac OS X
12 8 (3.52%) Unix
12 8 (3.52%) Windows Mobile
13 7 (3.08%) Ubuntu
14 5 (2.20%) CentOS
14 5 (2.20%) Solaris
15 3 (1.32%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.88%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.44%) Debian
17 1 (0.44%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (7.93%) E-Commerce
1 18 (7.93%) Root Cause Analysis
2 16 (7.05%) DevOps
3 14 (6.17%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (6.17%) Configuration Management
4 13 (5.73%) ITIL
5 11 (4.85%) Coaching
5 11 (4.85%) Server Building
5 11 (4.85%) Workflow
6 10 (4.41%) Analytics
7 9 (3.96%) Business Analytics
7 9 (3.96%) Load Balancing
7 9 (3.96%) Security Patching
7 9 (3.96%) Server Virtualisation
8 8 (3.52%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (3.52%) Patch Management
9 7 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (3.08%) Scrum
10 6 (2.64%) High Availability
10 6 (2.64%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 104 (45.81%) PowerShell
2 33 (14.54%) SQL
3 12 (5.29%) C#
3 12 (5.29%) VB
4 8 (3.52%) Python
5 6 (2.64%) Java
6 5 (2.20%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.20%) Ruby
7 4 (1.76%) Perl
7 4 (1.76%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.76%) VB6
8 1 (0.44%) C
8 1 (0.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (7.05%) Degree
2 14 (6.17%) CCNA
2 14 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (6.17%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.29%) MCSA
3 12 (5.29%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.41%) MCSE
5 9 (3.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (3.52%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (3.08%) CCA
8 2 (0.88%) MCP
8 2 (0.88%) PhD
9 1 (0.44%) CCEA
9 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.44%) MCITP
9 1 (0.44%) RHCE
9 1 (0.44%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.05%) PCI DSS
2 12 (5.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (4.85%) QA
4 2 (0.88%) SLA
5 1 (0.44%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 161 (70.93%) Active Directory
2 60 (26.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (14.98%) Hyper-V
4 28 (12.33%) vSphere
5 18 (7.93%) VMware Server
6 8 (3.52%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (3.08%) Firmware
7 7 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.76%) XenApp
8 4 (1.76%) XenServer
9 3 (1.32%) Postfix
9 3 (1.32%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.88%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.88%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.44%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.44%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.44%) Squid
11 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.44%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 67 (29.52%) SCCM
2 21 (9.25%) Puppet
3 20 (8.81%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (7.05%) Backup Exec
5 11 (4.85%) Rundeck
6 7 (3.08%) Ansible
7 4 (1.76%) SCOM
8 3 (1.32%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.88%) WSUS
10 1 (0.44%) cPanel
10 1 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.44%) Kibana
10 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.44%) Plesk
10 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.44%) SafeCom
10 1 (0.44%) SELinux
10 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.44%) WMI
Vendors
1 127 (55.95%) VMware
2 90 (39.65%) Microsoft
3 54 (23.79%) Citrix
4 43 (18.94%) Red Hat
5 19 (8.37%) Juniper
6 17 (7.49%) Cisco
7 15 (6.61%) Veeam
8 14 (6.17%) NetApp
9 12 (5.29%) EMC
10 11 (4.85%) Symantec
11 9 (3.96%) Dell
11 9 (3.96%) SAP
12 8 (3.52%) Apple
12 8 (3.52%) Avaya
13 4 (1.76%) Google
13 4 (1.76%) HP
14 3 (1.32%) Spiceworks
14 3 (1.32%) Veritas
14 3 (1.32%) WatchGuard
15 2 (0.88%) CommVault
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