The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Administrator
Rank 585 526 556
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 42 91 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.22% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 41 73 59
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £73,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
Windows Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42532 42025 45310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.70% 93.89% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35746 35385 39032
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Windows Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Administrator in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Windows Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Administrator
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Administrator across the London region.

Windows Administrator Salary Trend in London

Windows Administrator
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Windows Administrator Salary Histogram in London

Windows Administrator
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 4 £58,125 +1.08%
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £45,000 - 2
Windows Administrator
England

Windows Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Windows Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Windows Administrator in their job title.

1 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (53.41%) VMware
3 42 (47.73%) Active Directory
4 39 (44.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (42.05%) IIS
6 35 (39.77%) Linux
6 35 (39.77%) TCP/IP
6 35 (39.77%) Microsoft
7 33 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 32 (36.36%) SQL Server
9 30 (34.09%) DNS
10 27 (30.68%) Puppet
11 26 (29.55%) Ruby
11 26 (29.55%) SQL
12 25 (28.41%) MS Excel
12 25 (28.41%) Windows Server 2012
13 24 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
14 22 (25.00%) PowerShell
15 21 (23.86%) DevOps
15 21 (23.86%) Python
15 21 (23.86%) .NET
16 20 (22.73%) Perl
17 19 (21.59%) Nagios
17 19 (21.59%) Opscode Chef
18 18 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
19 17 (19.32%) KVM
19 17 (19.32%) Load Balancing
20 16 (18.18%) MySQL
20 16 (18.18%) MS Exchange
21 15 (17.05%) Firewall

Windows Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Windows Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Windows Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (42.05%) IIS
2 16 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 7 (7.95%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.95%) Apache
3 7 (7.95%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.95%) Lync
3 7 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (7.95%) Jetty
3 7 (7.95%) nginx
4 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 25 (28.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.55%) Office 365
3 2 (2.27%) SaaS
4 1 (1.14%) GitHub
4 1 (1.14%) PaaS
4 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (39.77%) TCP/IP
2 30 (34.09%) DNS
3 15 (17.05%) Firewall
4 14 (15.91%) SAN
5 12 (13.64%) DHCP
6 8 (9.09%) LAN
7 7 (7.95%) WAN
8 6 (6.82%) HTTP
9 5 (5.68%) FTP
9 5 (5.68%) IPv4
10 4 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (4.55%) Internet
10 4 (4.55%) VPN
11 3 (3.41%) SSL
11 3 (3.41%) Network Security
12 2 (2.27%) iSCSI
13 1 (1.14%) IPv6
13 1 (1.14%) Ethernet
13 1 (1.14%) SMTP
13 1 (1.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 16 (18.18%) MySQL
3 10 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (7.95%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.27%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.27%) Redis
7 2 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.23%) Subversion
3 3 (3.41%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (6.82%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Advertising
3 4 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (1.14%) Retail
4 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.86%) .NET
2 11 (12.50%) LAMP
3 10 (11.36%) Middleware
4 5 (5.68%) XML
4 5 (5.68%) XSL
4 5 (5.68%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.14%) COM+
6 1 (1.14%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.14%) WAMP
6 1 (1.14%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.05%) Open Source
2 6 (6.82%) Clustering
3 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.68%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.55%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.27%) Wiki
5 2 (2.27%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.14%) iPhone
6 1 (1.14%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (44.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (39.77%) Linux
4 25 (28.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.82%) UNIX
8 4 (4.55%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.41%) Debian
9 3 (3.41%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.27%) CentOS
10 2 (2.27%) Android
11 1 (1.14%) Fedora
11 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.14%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (23.86%) DevOps
3 17 (19.32%) Load Balancing
4 13 (14.77%) Configuration Management
5 11 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 11 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (10.23%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (5.68%) Service Management
7 5 (5.68%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.68%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (4.55%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (4.55%) Investment Management
8 4 (4.55%) Line Management
9 3 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (2.27%) Network Design
10 2 (2.27%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.27%) Data Security
11 1 (1.14%) CRM
11 1 (1.14%) Asset Management
11 1 (1.14%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.55%) Ruby
1 26 (29.55%) SQL
2 22 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 21 (23.86%) Python
4 20 (22.73%) Perl
5 9 (10.23%) C#
5 9 (10.23%) Java
5 9 (10.23%) Shell Script
5 9 (10.23%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.68%) XPath
7 4 (4.55%) VBScript
8 3 (3.41%) PHP
9 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (10.23%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.14%) MCP
3 1 (1.14%) MCSE
3 1 (1.14%) MCSA
3 1 (1.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (47.73%) Active Directory
2 33 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (19.32%) KVM
4 14 (15.91%) Hyper-V
5 10 (11.36%) vSphere
6 9 (10.23%) Snort
6 9 (10.23%) Xen
7 4 (4.55%) XenApp
8 3 (3.41%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.14%) Firmware
9 1 (1.14%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.14%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.14%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 27 (30.68%) Puppet
2 19 (21.59%) Nagios
2 19 (21.59%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (11.36%) Cacti
4 7 (7.95%) SCCM
5 6 (6.82%) Check_MK
6 5 (5.68%) SCOM
6 5 (5.68%) WSUS
7 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.14%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 47 (53.41%) VMware
2 35 (39.77%) Microsoft
3 13 (14.77%) HP
4 12 (13.64%) Cisco
5 10 (11.36%) Riverbed
6 7 (7.95%) Juniper
7 5 (5.68%) Citrix
8 4 (4.55%) Websense
8 4 (4.55%) Sony
9 3 (3.41%) Dell
9 3 (3.41%) EMC
10 2 (2.27%) Brocade
10 2 (2.27%) Symantec
10 2 (2.27%) Altiris
10 2 (2.27%) Business Objects
10 2 (2.27%) SAP
10 2 (2.27%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.27%) IBM
11 1 (1.14%) NetApp
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago