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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 563 572 609
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 53 80 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 53 76 85
Median salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.40%
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
37658 42396 46199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.64% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 32731 35897 38707
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Windows Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 30 July 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 30 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
Croydon - 8 £34,500 -
City of London +65 6 £55,000 +18.91% 1
Feltham - 1 £52,500 -
Southwark - 1 £35,000 -
Windows Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region featuring Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 132 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (69.70%) Windows Server
3 89 (67.42%) VMware
4 88 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 77 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 70 (53.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 63 (47.73%) SCCM
8 56 (42.42%) PowerShell
8 56 (42.42%) Linux
9 50 (37.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 48 (36.36%) MS Exchange
11 43 (32.58%) IIS
11 43 (32.58%) VMware Infrastructure
12 40 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2010
12 40 (30.30%) Citrix
12 40 (30.30%) SAN
12 40 (30.30%) Finance
13 35 (26.52%) DNS
14 33 (25.00%) vSphere
15 30 (22.73%) Red Hat
15 30 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
16 29 (21.97%) Firewall
17 28 (21.21%) Cisco
18 24 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 23 (17.42%) Office 365
19 23 (17.42%) SQL
20 22 (16.67%) NetApp
20 22 (16.67%) HP
20 22 (16.67%) Hyper-V
21 21 (15.91%) SCOM

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 48 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 43 (32.58%) IIS
3 40 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (4.55%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.79%) Confluence
8 3 (2.27%) Apache
8 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.27%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.76%) CMS
9 1 (0.76%) Drupal
9 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (17.42%) Office 365
2 14 (10.61%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.03%) Google Apps
3 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.27%) Route 53
4 3 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.76%) IaaS
5 1 (0.76%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (30.30%) SAN
2 35 (26.52%) DNS
3 29 (21.97%) Firewall
4 16 (12.12%) DHCP
5 15 (11.36%) iSCSI
5 15 (11.36%) NAS
6 12 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
7 11 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 8 (6.06%) VoIP
9 7 (5.30%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (5.30%) VPN
10 6 (4.55%) LAN
11 5 (3.79%) VLAN
12 4 (3.03%) FTP
12 4 (3.03%) Internet
12 4 (3.03%) Wireless
13 3 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (2.27%) Network Security
13 3 (2.27%) SMTP
14 2 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.79%) MySQL
4 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (3.79%) JIRA
2 4 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (2.27%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.76%) WinDbg
General
1 40 (30.30%) Finance
2 18 (13.64%) Banking
3 9 (6.82%) Financial Institution
4 7 (5.30%) Back Office
4 7 (5.30%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.27%) Marketing
6 2 (1.52%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.36%) .NET
2 7 (5.30%) LAMP
3 5 (3.79%) Web Services
4 2 (1.52%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.76%) CSS
5 1 (0.76%) HTML
5 1 (0.76%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.76%) XML
5 1 (0.76%) XSL
5 1 (0.76%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.64%) Clustering
2 17 (12.88%) Data Centre
3 16 (12.12%) Fat Client
3 16 (12.12%) Thin Client
4 13 (9.85%) Smartphone
5 8 (6.06%) PKI
6 6 (4.55%) Virtual Team
7 4 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.03%) Hedge funds
8 3 (2.27%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.27%) Replication
8 3 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.52%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.52%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (1.52%) iPhone
10 1 (0.76%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.76%) Fintech
10 1 (0.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 132 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (69.70%) Windows Server
3 70 (53.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 56 (42.42%) Linux
5 50 (37.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (7.58%) Windows 7
9 7 (5.30%) CentOS
9 7 (5.30%) Windows 10
10 6 (4.55%) Unix
11 5 (3.79%) Mac OS X
11 5 (3.79%) Windows 8
12 4 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (2.27%) Android
13 3 (2.27%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.76%) Debian
14 1 (0.76%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (9.85%) Kalman Filter
2 11 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 8 (6.06%) DevOps
4 7 (5.30%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (4.55%) E-Commerce
5 6 (4.55%) Migration
5 6 (4.55%) Server Building
6 5 (3.79%) ITIL
6 5 (3.79%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (3.03%) Load Balancing
7 4 (3.03%) Service Management
8 3 (2.27%) Computer Security
8 3 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (2.27%) Data Migration
8 3 (2.27%) ETL
8 3 (2.27%) Scrum
9 2 (1.52%) Business Continuity
9 2 (1.52%) Configuration Management
9 2 (1.52%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 56 (42.42%) PowerShell
2 23 (17.42%) SQL
3 7 (5.30%) C#
4 4 (3.03%) PHP
4 4 (3.03%) VB
4 4 (3.03%) VBScript
5 3 (2.27%) Java
5 3 (2.27%) Python
5 3 (2.27%) Ruby
5 3 (2.27%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.76%) C
6 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.76%) Perl
6 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (11.36%) Degree
1 15 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (10.61%) MCSE
3 8 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (5.30%) CCNA
4 7 (5.30%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.79%) CCA
5 5 (3.79%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.52%) MCSA
7 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.76%) MCP
7 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.55%) SLA
2 5 (3.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.27%) BS7799
4 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 88 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 43 (32.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (25.00%) vSphere
4 22 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 17 (12.88%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (4.55%) VMware Server
7 4 (3.03%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.27%) vCloud
9 2 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (1.52%) VMFS
9 2 (1.52%) XenApp
10 1 (0.76%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.76%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.76%) Postfix
10 1 (0.76%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 63 (47.73%) SCCM
2 21 (15.91%) SCOM
3 12 (9.09%) NetBackup
4 9 (6.82%) Microsoft Clustering
5 8 (6.06%) Failover Clustering
6 6 (4.55%) Backup Exec
7 5 (3.79%) Puppet
8 4 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (2.27%) Ansible
9 3 (2.27%) Casper Suite
10 2 (1.52%) Nagios
10 2 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (1.52%) SnapMirror
10 2 (1.52%) SnapVault
10 2 (1.52%) vMotion
11 1 (0.76%) cPanel
11 1 (0.76%) Perfmon
11 1 (0.76%) Plesk
11 1 (0.76%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.76%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 89 (67.42%) VMware
2 77 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 40 (30.30%) Citrix
4 30 (22.73%) Red Hat
5 28 (21.21%) Cisco
6 22 (16.67%) HP
6 22 (16.67%) NetApp
7 18 (13.64%) Dell
8 14 (10.61%) CheckPoint
9 13 (9.85%) SonicWALL
10 11 (8.33%) Apple
11 10 (7.58%) Symantec
12 7 (5.30%) EMC
12 7 (5.30%) Juniper
12 7 (5.30%) Veeam
13 4 (3.03%) Google
14 3 (2.27%) Mitel
15 2 (1.52%) Dot Hill
15 2 (1.52%) Intel Security
15 2 (1.52%) Sophos
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