The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Windows Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 565 569 597
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 71 97 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 69 89 101
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Windows Systems 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
38716 41456 47435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.75% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 33602 35010 39599
Median salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Windows Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

Windows Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in London

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

Windows Systems Administrator Salary Trend in London

Windows Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Windows Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in London

Windows Systems Administrator
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
City of London +30 5 £52,500 +29.62% 2
Southwark - 2 £35,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £37,500 -
Windows Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 London region featuring Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 133 (100.00%) Windows
2 90 (67.67%) VMware
3 80 (60.15%) Microsoft
4 75 (56.39%) Active Directory
5 72 (54.14%) Windows Server
6 65 (48.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 62 (46.62%) PowerShell
8 59 (44.36%) SCCM
9 57 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 54 (40.60%) IIS
11 48 (36.09%) Finance
12 47 (35.34%) VMware Infrastructure
13 45 (33.83%) Citrix
14 44 (33.08%) Linux
15 43 (32.33%) DNS
16 42 (31.58%) SAN
17 36 (27.07%) MS Exchange
18 34 (25.56%) Exchange Server 2010
19 31 (23.31%) Cisco
20 30 (22.56%) HP
21 28 (21.05%) NetApp
21 28 (21.05%) vSphere
22 27 (20.30%) Exchange Server 2013
22 27 (20.30%) SCOM
22 27 (20.30%) Dell
23 26 (19.55%) Firewall
23 26 (19.55%) VMware ESXi
24 24 (18.05%) Exchange Server 2003
25 23 (17.29%) Clustering
26 21 (15.79%) .NET

Windows Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 54 (40.60%) IIS
2 36 (27.07%) MS Exchange
3 34 (25.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (20.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (18.05%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.01%) Confluence
6 4 (3.01%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.50%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.75%) Apache
8 1 (0.75%) Drupal
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (12.03%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.28%) Office 365
2 13 (9.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.01%) Google Apps
3 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.26%) Route 53
4 3 (2.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.75%) IaaS
6 1 (0.75%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 43 (32.33%) DNS
2 42 (31.58%) SAN
3 26 (19.55%) Firewall
4 16 (12.03%) iSCSI
5 15 (11.28%) DHCP
5 15 (11.28%) Fibre Channel
6 12 (9.02%) NAS
7 7 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (5.26%) TCP/IP
8 6 (4.51%) VoIP
9 5 (3.76%) LAN
9 5 (3.76%) VLAN
9 5 (3.76%) VPN
10 3 (2.26%) FTP
10 3 (2.26%) Internet
11 2 (1.50%) 802.11
11 2 (1.50%) SMTP
11 2 (1.50%) WAN
11 2 (1.50%) Wireless
11 2 (1.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.76%) Informix
4 4 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.26%) MySQL
5 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (3.01%) JIRA
2 3 (2.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.26%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (2.26%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.75%) WinDbg
General
1 48 (36.09%) Finance
2 13 (9.77%) Financial Institution
3 10 (7.52%) Banking
4 8 (6.02%) Back Office
5 4 (3.01%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.50%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.79%) .NET
2 5 (3.76%) LAMP
3 4 (3.01%) Web Services
4 2 (1.50%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.75%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.75%) XML
5 1 (0.75%) XSL
5 1 (0.75%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.29%) Clustering
2 19 (14.29%) Smartphone
3 17 (12.78%) Data Centre
4 13 (9.77%) PKI
5 8 (6.02%) Fat Client
5 8 (6.02%) Thin Client
6 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.26%) Replication
7 3 (2.26%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.50%) Fintech
8 2 (1.50%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (1.50%) iPhone
9 1 (0.75%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.75%) iPad
9 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 133 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (54.14%) Windows Server
3 65 (48.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (33.08%) Linux
6 14 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (7.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (6.02%) Windows 7
9 7 (5.26%) CentOS
9 7 (5.26%) Unix
10 5 (3.76%) Mac OS X
10 5 (3.76%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.26%) Android
11 3 (2.26%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.50%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.75%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.75%) SUSE
13 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 15 (11.28%) Problem Management
3 11 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (7.52%) Business Continuity
4 10 (7.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (7.52%) E-Commerce
4 10 (7.52%) Server Building
5 9 (6.77%) Patch Management
6 8 (6.02%) DevOps
6 8 (6.02%) High Availability
6 8 (6.02%) Investment Management
6 8 (6.02%) Process Management
6 8 (6.02%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (5.26%) Migration
7 7 (5.26%) Scrum
7 7 (5.26%) Service Management
8 5 (3.76%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (2.26%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (2.26%) Computer Security
9 3 (2.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 62 (46.62%) PowerShell
2 16 (12.03%) SQL
3 12 (9.02%) C#
4 8 (6.02%) VB
5 4 (3.01%) VBScript
6 3 (2.26%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.50%) PHP
8 1 (0.75%) C
8 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (15.04%) Degree
2 19 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (13.53%) MCSE
4 5 (3.76%) CCNA
4 5 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.75%) CCA
7 1 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.75%) MCP
7 1 (0.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) SLA
2 3 (2.26%) BS7799
2 3 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (56.39%) Active Directory
2 47 (35.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (21.05%) vSphere
4 26 (19.55%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (12.03%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.26%) vCloud
6 3 (2.26%) XenApp
7 2 (1.50%) VMFS
7 2 (1.50%) XenServer
8 1 (0.75%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.75%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 59 (44.36%) SCCM
2 27 (20.30%) SCOM
3 17 (12.78%) NetBackup
4 8 (6.02%) Puppet
5 7 (5.26%) Ansible
5 7 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (3.76%) Tivoli
7 4 (3.01%) Backup Exec
7 4 (3.01%) Nagios
8 3 (2.26%) Casper Suite
9 2 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.50%) SnapMirror
9 2 (1.50%) SnapVault
9 2 (1.50%) vMotion
9 2 (1.50%) WSUS
10 1 (0.75%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.75%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.75%) Perfmon
10 1 (0.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 90 (67.67%) VMware
2 80 (60.15%) Microsoft
3 45 (33.83%) Citrix
4 31 (23.31%) Cisco
5 30 (22.56%) HP
6 28 (21.05%) NetApp
7 27 (20.30%) Dell
8 19 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 19 (14.29%) SonicWALL
9 16 (12.03%) Symantec
10 15 (11.28%) Apple
10 15 (11.28%) Red Hat
11 10 (7.52%) IBM
12 7 (5.26%) EMC
13 5 (3.76%) Veeam
14 4 (3.01%) Google
15 3 (2.26%) Juniper
15 3 (2.26%) Mitel
15 3 (2.26%) Oracle
16 2 (1.50%) Sophos
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