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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 540 573 577
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 77 87 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.21% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 73 81 103
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +2.66%
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
36628 41767 43904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.77% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31751 35548 36537
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +55 7 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Croydon - 5 £34,500 -
Brentford - 1 £42,500 -
Feltham - 1 £52,500 -
Windows Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 148 (100.00%) Windows
2 114 (77.03%) Windows Server
3 107 (72.30%) Active Directory
4 95 (64.19%) VMware
5 78 (52.70%) PowerShell
6 73 (49.32%) Microsoft
7 72 (48.65%) SCCM
8 65 (43.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 62 (41.89%) MS Exchange
10 61 (41.22%) Linux
11 54 (36.49%) SAN
12 45 (30.41%) Exchange Server 2010
12 45 (30.41%) VMware Infrastructure
13 42 (28.38%) Finance
14 41 (27.70%) Citrix
15 40 (27.03%) IIS
16 39 (26.35%) Red Hat
17 38 (25.68%) Exchange Server 2013
18 37 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
19 35 (23.65%) vSphere
20 32 (21.62%) Office 365
20 32 (21.62%) NAS
20 32 (21.62%) Hyper-V
21 31 (20.95%) Firewall
22 29 (19.59%) DNS
22 29 (19.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 27 (18.24%) Data Centre
23 27 (18.24%) Banking
23 27 (18.24%) Amazon AWS
24 24 (16.22%) Fat Client

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 62 (41.89%) MS Exchange
2 45 (30.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (27.03%) IIS
4 38 (25.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (11.49%) SharePoint
6 11 (7.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (5.41%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.03%) Apache
9 2 (1.35%) Confluence
10 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (21.62%) Office 365
2 27 (18.24%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.03%) SaaS
5 2 (1.35%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.68%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.68%) Route 53
6 1 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 54 (36.49%) SAN
2 32 (21.62%) NAS
3 31 (20.95%) Firewall
4 29 (19.59%) DNS
5 21 (14.19%) DHCP
6 15 (10.14%) TCP/IP
7 14 (9.46%) VPN
8 12 (8.11%) iSCSI
9 10 (6.76%) Wireless
10 7 (4.73%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (4.73%) LAN
10 7 (4.73%) VoIP
11 5 (3.38%) Skype
12 4 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (2.70%) Internet
12 4 (2.70%) SMTP
13 3 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (2.03%) Network Security
13 3 (2.03%) WAN
14 2 (1.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.03%) MySQL
3 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (6.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.35%) JIRA
3 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
General
1 42 (28.38%) Finance
2 27 (18.24%) Banking
3 13 (8.78%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.03%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.03%) Marketing
5 2 (1.35%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.76%) Web Services
2 5 (3.38%) .NET
3 4 (2.70%) LAMP
4 2 (1.35%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.35%) HTML
5 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.68%) CSS
5 1 (0.68%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.24%) Data Centre
2 24 (16.22%) Fat Client
2 24 (16.22%) Thin Client
3 10 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.76%) Hedge funds
4 9 (6.08%) Clustering
4 9 (6.08%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.05%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.03%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.03%) PKI
6 3 (2.03%) Replication
7 2 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.35%) HP StoreVirtual
7 2 (1.35%) iPhone
8 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.68%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 148 (100.00%) Windows
2 114 (77.03%) Windows Server
3 65 (43.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 61 (41.22%) Linux
5 37 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (19.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (10.81%) Windows 7
8 13 (8.78%) Windows 10
9 12 (8.11%) Windows 8
10 10 (6.76%) Windows Mobile
11 7 (4.73%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (2.70%) CentOS
13 3 (2.03%) Mac OS X
13 3 (2.03%) Ubuntu
13 3 (2.03%) Unix
14 2 (1.35%) Android
15 1 (0.68%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (10.14%) E-Commerce
2 13 (8.78%) Server Building
3 12 (8.11%) DevOps
4 10 (6.76%) Configuration Management
4 10 (6.76%) ITIL
5 9 (6.08%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (6.08%) Server Virtualisation
5 9 (6.08%) Workflow
6 8 (5.41%) Load Balancing
6 8 (5.41%) Patch Management
6 8 (5.41%) Security Patching
7 6 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.05%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (4.05%) Scrum
8 5 (3.38%) High Availability
9 4 (2.70%) Migration
9 4 (2.70%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.03%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (1.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (1.35%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 78 (52.70%) PowerShell
2 22 (14.86%) SQL
3 8 (5.41%) VB
4 7 (4.73%) C#
5 5 (3.38%) Python
6 4 (2.70%) Java
6 4 (2.70%) Ruby
7 3 (2.03%) PHP
7 3 (2.03%) VBScript
8 2 (1.35%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.35%) Perl
8 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.68%) C
9 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (10.81%) Degree
2 10 (6.76%) CCNA
2 10 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (6.76%) MCSE
2 10 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.08%) CCA
3 9 (6.08%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (6.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (2.70%) MCSA
5 2 (1.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (6.08%) PCI DSS
1 9 (6.08%) QA
2 3 (2.03%) SLA
System Software
1 107 (72.30%) Active Directory
2 45 (30.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (23.65%) vSphere
4 32 (21.62%) Hyper-V
5 11 (7.43%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (7.43%) VMware Server
6 8 (5.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (3.38%) Firmware
8 4 (2.70%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.35%) DFS Replication
9 2 (1.35%) VMFS
10 1 (0.68%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.68%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.68%) Postfix
10 1 (0.68%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 72 (48.65%) SCCM
2 17 (11.49%) Puppet
3 15 (10.14%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (8.78%) Backup Exec
5 11 (7.43%) SCOM
6 9 (6.08%) Rundeck
7 6 (4.05%) Ansible
8 5 (3.38%) NetBackup
9 3 (2.03%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (2.03%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (1.35%) SnapMirror
10 2 (1.35%) SnapVault
10 2 (1.35%) vMotion
10 2 (1.35%) WSUS
11 1 (0.68%) cPanel
11 1 (0.68%) Plesk
11 1 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.68%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 95 (64.19%) VMware
2 73 (49.32%) Microsoft
3 41 (27.70%) Citrix
4 39 (26.35%) Red Hat
5 21 (14.19%) NetApp
6 19 (12.84%) Cisco
7 18 (12.16%) Veeam
8 14 (9.46%) Dell
8 14 (9.46%) EMC
9 12 (8.11%) HP
10 11 (7.43%) Symantec
11 9 (6.08%) Juniper
12 8 (5.41%) Apple
12 8 (5.41%) Avaya
13 7 (4.73%) CheckPoint
14 6 (4.05%) SonicWALL
15 3 (2.03%) Mitel
16 2 (1.35%) Dot Hill
16 2 (1.35%) Google
16 2 (1.35%) WatchGuard
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