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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 805 767 783
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 88 175 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 80 159 164
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.40%
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
88528 99311 104845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.41% 96.33% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75361 82800 86272
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 £26,500
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +13 55 £48,000 +6.66% 3
South East +8 14 £35,500 -11.25% 1
Yorkshire +9 9 £35,000 +16.66% 1
East Midlands +7 8 £30,000 -29.41%
South West +13 1 £47,500 +46.15%
West Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
Windows Systems Administrator
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
2 153 (73.21%) Windows Server
3 123 (58.85%) Active Directory
4 118 (56.46%) Microsoft
5 116 (55.50%) VMware
6 102 (48.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 89 (42.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 82 (39.23%) Linux
9 69 (33.01%) SCCM
10 66 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 63 (30.14%) PowerShell
12 55 (26.32%) MS Exchange
13 53 (25.36%) SAN
14 52 (24.88%) Citrix
15 51 (24.40%) DNS
16 48 (22.97%) Firewall
17 46 (22.01%) Exchange Server 2010
18 45 (21.53%) Hyper-V
19 43 (20.57%) Finance
19 43 (20.57%) IIS
20 42 (20.10%) SQL Server
21 41 (19.62%) vSphere
22 40 (19.14%) Exchange Server 2013
22 40 (19.14%) Cisco
23 37 (17.70%) Red Hat
24 35 (16.75%) SQL
25 33 (15.79%) Windows 7
26 32 (15.31%) DHCP
27 28 (13.40%) iSCSI
28 27 (12.92%) Clustering

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 55 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 46 (22.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (20.57%) IIS
4 40 (19.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 19 (9.09%) SharePoint
7 8 (3.83%) Skype for Business
8 7 (3.35%) Apache
8 7 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (2.39%) Confluence
10 4 (1.91%) JBoss
10 4 (1.91%) SAS
11 1 (0.48%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.48%) CMS
11 1 (0.48%) Drupal
11 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 20 (9.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.48%) Office 365
2 16 (7.66%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.35%) Google Apps
3 7 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.44%) Route 53
4 3 (1.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.48%) IaaS
5 1 (0.48%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.48%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (25.36%) SAN
2 51 (24.40%) DNS
3 48 (22.97%) Firewall
4 32 (15.31%) DHCP
5 28 (13.40%) iSCSI
6 22 (10.53%) VPN
7 18 (8.61%) Internet
7 18 (8.61%) TCP/IP
8 17 (8.13%) NAS
9 16 (7.66%) Fibre Channel
10 13 (6.22%) VoIP
11 10 (4.78%) LAN
12 9 (4.31%) VLAN
13 7 (3.35%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (3.35%) FTP
14 6 (2.87%) WAN
15 5 (2.39%) Cisco ASA
15 5 (2.39%) Network Security
15 5 (2.39%) SMTP
16 4 (1.91%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (20.10%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (3.83%) MySQL
5 4 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.44%) MS Access
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
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 2 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.48%) WinDbg
General
1 43 (20.57%) Finance
2 17 (8.13%) Banking
3 9 (4.31%) Financial Institution
3 9 (4.31%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.35%) Back Office
5 5 (2.39%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.91%) Advertising
6 4 (1.91%) Marketing
7 3 (1.44%) Games
8 2 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.96%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.48%) Electronics
9 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.13%) .NET
2 8 (3.83%) LAMP
3 5 (2.39%) Web Services
4 4 (1.91%) X-Windows
5 2 (0.96%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.48%) CSS
6 1 (0.48%) HTML
6 1 (0.48%) JSON
6 1 (0.48%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.48%) SOAP
6 1 (0.48%) XML
6 1 (0.48%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.92%) Clustering
2 21 (10.05%) Data Centre
3 19 (9.09%) Smartphone
4 15 (7.18%) Fat Client
4 15 (7.18%) Thin Client
5 9 (4.31%) EqualLogic
6 8 (3.83%) PKI
7 6 (2.87%) Virtual Team
8 5 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.44%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.44%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.44%) iPad
9 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.44%) Replication
9 3 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.96%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.96%) HP StoreVirtual
10 2 (0.96%) iPhone
10 2 (0.96%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 209 (100.00%) Windows
2 153 (73.21%) Windows Server
3 102 (48.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 89 (42.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (39.23%) Linux
6 33 (15.79%) Windows 7
7 23 (11.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (9.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (6.22%) Unix
10 12 (5.74%) Windows 10
11 8 (3.83%) CentOS
11 8 (3.83%) Ubuntu
12 7 (3.35%) Windows 8
13 5 (2.39%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.91%) Debian
14 4 (1.91%) Solaris
14 4 (1.91%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (1.44%) Android
16 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.48%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (7.18%) Kalman Filter
2 14 (6.70%) DevOps
2 14 (6.70%) ITIL
3 12 (5.74%) Problem Management
4 9 (4.31%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (3.83%) Migration
5 8 (3.83%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (3.35%) Mentoring
6 7 (3.35%) Server Building
7 6 (2.87%) E-Commerce
7 6 (2.87%) Security Patching
7 6 (2.87%) Service Management
8 5 (2.39%) Analytics
8 5 (2.39%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (2.39%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (2.39%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (2.39%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (1.91%) Business Analytics
9 4 (1.91%) Coaching
9 4 (1.91%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 63 (30.14%) PowerShell
2 35 (16.75%) SQL
3 9 (4.31%) VB
4 8 (3.83%) C#
5 5 (2.39%) Python
6 4 (1.91%) PHP
6 4 (1.91%) VB6
6 4 (1.91%) VBScript
7 3 (1.44%) Java
7 3 (1.44%) Perl
7 3 (1.44%) Ruby
7 3 (1.44%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.96%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.48%) C
9 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (11.00%) MCSE
3 16 (7.66%) Degree
4 12 (5.74%) Security Cleared
5 9 (4.31%) SC Cleared
5 9 (4.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (3.83%) CCNA
6 8 (3.83%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.39%) CCA
7 5 (2.39%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (2.39%) MCSA
8 4 (1.91%) MCITP
9 2 (0.96%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.48%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.31%) SLA
2 5 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.44%) BS7799
4 1 (0.48%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 123 (58.85%) Active Directory
2 66 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (21.53%) Hyper-V
4 41 (19.62%) vSphere
5 21 (10.05%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.87%) VMware Server
7 5 (2.39%) VMware ESX
7 5 (2.39%) XenApp
8 4 (1.91%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (1.44%) Firmware
9 3 (1.44%) vCloud
10 2 (0.96%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.96%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.96%) VMFS
10 2 (0.96%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.48%) Postfix
11 1 (0.48%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.48%) Xen
11 1 (0.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 69 (33.01%) SCCM
2 23 (11.00%) SCOM
3 12 (5.74%) Backup Exec
3 12 (5.74%) NetBackup
4 11 (5.26%) WSUS
5 9 (4.31%) Microsoft Clustering
6 8 (3.83%) Failover Clustering
7 6 (2.87%) Puppet
8 5 (2.39%) Ansible
8 5 (2.39%) 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%) Kibana
11 1 (0.48%) Plesk
11 1 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 118 (56.46%) Microsoft
2 116 (55.50%) VMware
3 52 (24.88%) Citrix
4 40 (19.14%) Cisco
5 37 (17.70%) Red Hat
6 27 (12.92%) Dell
6 27 (12.92%) HP
6 27 (12.92%) NetApp
7 17 (8.13%) Apple
8 16 (7.66%) CheckPoint
9 15 (7.18%) SonicWALL
10 14 (6.70%) Sophos
11 13 (6.22%) Veeam
12 12 (5.74%) Avaya
13 11 (5.26%) Fortinet
14 10 (4.78%) Symantec
15 9 (4.31%) EMC
16 8 (3.83%) Google
17 6 (2.87%) Oracle
17 6 (2.87%) SAP
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