The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 577 557 573
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 79 106 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.25% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 75 91 114
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
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
40513 42828 47012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36048 38825
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Windows Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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 +24 6 £52,500 +12.90% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +6 1 £42,500 +10.38%
Surbiton - 1 £37,500 -
Southwark - 1 £35,000 -
Windows Systems Administrator
England

Windows Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Windows Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 135 (100.00%) Windows
2 91 (67.41%) VMware
3 80 (59.26%) Microsoft
4 72 (53.33%) Windows Server
5 71 (52.59%) Active Directory
6 69 (51.11%) PowerShell
7 64 (47.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 63 (46.67%) SCCM
9 59 (43.70%) IIS
10 58 (42.96%) Windows Server 2008
11 52 (38.52%) Finance
12 49 (36.30%) VMware Infrastructure
13 47 (34.81%) DNS
14 44 (32.59%) Citrix
14 44 (32.59%) SAN
15 38 (28.15%) Linux
16 34 (25.19%) HP
17 33 (24.44%) SCOM
18 31 (22.96%) Dell
18 31 (22.96%) MS Exchange
19 29 (21.48%) Cisco
19 29 (21.48%) Exchange Server 2010
20 28 (20.74%) vSphere
21 27 (20.00%) Firewall
22 26 (19.26%) NetApp
22 26 (19.26%) .NET
22 26 (19.26%) VMware ESXi
23 25 (18.52%) Clustering
24 24 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2013
25 23 (17.04%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Windows Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 59 (43.70%) IIS
2 31 (22.96%) MS Exchange
3 29 (21.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (17.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.96%) Confluence
6 4 (2.96%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.48%) CMS
7 2 (1.48%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.74%) Drupal
8 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (11.85%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.89%) Office 365
3 4 (2.96%) Google Apps
3 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.22%) Route 53
4 3 (2.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.74%) IaaS
6 1 (0.74%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 47 (34.81%) DNS
2 44 (32.59%) SAN
3 27 (20.00%) Firewall
4 20 (14.81%) iSCSI
5 19 (14.07%) Fibre Channel
6 15 (11.11%) DHCP
7 13 (9.63%) NAS
8 7 (5.19%) TCP/IP
9 6 (4.44%) VoIP
10 5 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (3.70%) VLAN
10 5 (3.70%) VPN
11 3 (2.22%) FTP
11 3 (2.22%) Internet
11 3 (2.22%) Wireless
12 2 (1.48%) 802.11
12 2 (1.48%) LAN
12 2 (1.48%) OSPF
12 2 (1.48%) WAN
12 2 (1.48%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.70%) Informix
3 5 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.48%) MySQL
5 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (2.96%) JIRA
2 3 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.22%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (2.22%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.74%) WinDbg
General
1 52 (38.52%) Finance
2 13 (9.63%) Financial Institution
3 8 (5.93%) Back Office
4 7 (5.19%) Banking
5 2 (1.48%) Advertising
5 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.26%) .NET
2 4 (2.96%) LAMP
2 4 (2.96%) Web Services
3 2 (1.48%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.74%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.74%) XML
4 1 (0.74%) XSL
4 1 (0.74%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.52%) Clustering
2 19 (14.07%) Smartphone
3 18 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 17 (12.59%) PKI
5 5 (3.70%) Fat Client
5 5 (3.70%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.22%) Replication
7 3 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.48%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.48%) Fintech
8 2 (1.48%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (1.48%) iPhone
9 1 (0.74%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.74%) iPad
9 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 135 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 64 (47.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 58 (42.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (28.15%) Linux
6 9 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.93%) Windows 7
8 7 (5.19%) Unix
9 5 (3.70%) CentOS
9 5 (3.70%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.96%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.22%) Android
11 3 (2.22%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.48%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.74%) SUSE
13 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.07%) Kalman Filter
1 19 (14.07%) Problem Management
2 13 (9.63%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (8.89%) Business Continuity
3 12 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (8.89%) E-Commerce
4 11 (8.15%) Patch Management
5 10 (7.41%) DevOps
5 10 (7.41%) High Availability
5 10 (7.41%) Investment Management
5 10 (7.41%) Process Management
5 10 (7.41%) Server Building
5 10 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (6.67%) Scrum
6 9 (6.67%) Service Management
7 7 (5.19%) Migration
8 3 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (2.22%) Computer Security
8 3 (2.22%) ETL
8 3 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 69 (51.11%) PowerShell
2 15 (11.11%) SQL
3 14 (10.37%) C#
4 10 (7.41%) VB
5 5 (3.70%) VBScript
6 3 (2.22%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.74%) C
7 1 (0.74%) Perl
7 1 (0.74%) PHP
7 1 (0.74%) Python
7 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.74%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (17.04%) Degree
2 19 (14.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (13.33%) MCSE
4 5 (3.70%) CCNA
4 5 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.48%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.48%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.74%) CCA
7 1 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.74%) MCP
7 1 (0.74%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.44%) SLA
2 3 (2.22%) BS7799
2 3 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 71 (52.59%) Active Directory
2 49 (36.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (20.74%) vSphere
4 26 (19.26%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (9.63%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.22%) vCloud
6 3 (2.22%) XenApp
7 2 (1.48%) VMFS
7 2 (1.48%) XenServer
8 1 (0.74%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.74%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.74%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 63 (46.67%) SCCM
2 33 (24.44%) SCOM
3 22 (16.30%) NetBackup
4 10 (7.41%) Puppet
5 9 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (5.19%) Ansible
7 5 (3.70%) Nagios
7 5 (3.70%) Tivoli
8 4 (2.96%) Backup Exec
9 3 (2.22%) Casper Suite
10 2 (1.48%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (1.48%) SnapMirror
10 2 (1.48%) SnapVault
10 2 (1.48%) vMotion
10 2 (1.48%) WSUS
11 1 (0.74%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.74%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.74%) Perfmon
11 1 (0.74%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 1 (0.74%) WMI
Vendors
1 91 (67.41%) VMware
2 80 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 44 (32.59%) Citrix
4 34 (25.19%) HP
5 31 (22.96%) Dell
6 29 (21.48%) Cisco
7 26 (19.26%) NetApp
8 20 (14.81%) Symantec
9 19 (14.07%) CheckPoint
9 19 (14.07%) SonicWALL
10 16 (11.85%) Apple
11 10 (7.41%) IBM
11 10 (7.41%) Red Hat
12 7 (5.19%) EMC
13 5 (3.70%) Veeam
14 4 (2.96%) Google
14 4 (2.96%) Juniper
15 3 (2.22%) Mitel
15 3 (2.22%) Oracle
16 2 (1.48%) Sophos
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum bens include pension, medical and li
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: Benefits
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