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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 520 594 569
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 92 59 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 76 53 92
Median salary £50,000 £43,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +5.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
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
33833 41773 43214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.90% 96.19% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28787 35551 36717
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +29 12 £50,000 +28.20% 2
Croydon - 4 £33,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £71,500 -
Windows Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 156 (100.00%) Windows
2 116 (74.36%) Active Directory
3 115 (73.72%) Windows Server
4 91 (58.33%) PowerShell
4 91 (58.33%) VMware
5 67 (42.95%) Microsoft
6 64 (41.03%) Linux
7 58 (37.18%) SCCM
7 58 (37.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 50 (32.05%) SAN
9 46 (29.49%) MS Exchange
10 44 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
11 42 (26.92%) Office 365
11 42 (26.92%) Data Centre
12 41 (26.28%) Finance
13 40 (25.64%) NAS
14 39 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 37 (23.72%) Citrix
16 35 (22.44%) Red Hat
17 33 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2013
18 32 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
19 31 (19.87%) Windows Server 2008
19 31 (19.87%) IIS
20 30 (19.23%) Firewall
21 29 (18.59%) DNS
22 27 (17.31%) Banking
23 24 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 23 (14.74%) Hyper-V
24 23 (14.74%) Fat Client
24 23 (14.74%) Thin 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 46 (29.49%) MS Exchange
2 33 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 32 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (19.87%) IIS
5 20 (12.82%) SharePoint
6 10 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (5.13%) Skype for Business
8 5 (3.21%) Apache
9 4 (2.56%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (14.74%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 44 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (26.92%) Office 365
3 21 (13.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.85%) SaaS
5 2 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.28%) Route 53
5 2 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.64%) G Suite
6 1 (0.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 50 (32.05%) SAN
2 40 (25.64%) NAS
3 30 (19.23%) Firewall
4 29 (18.59%) DNS
5 21 (13.46%) DHCP
6 14 (8.97%) TCP/IP
7 11 (7.05%) VPN
8 10 (6.41%) iSCSI
9 8 (5.13%) Skype
9 8 (5.13%) Wireless
10 7 (4.49%) LAN
10 7 (4.49%) WAN
11 6 (3.85%) VLAN
12 5 (3.21%) HTTP
12 5 (3.21%) Internet
13 4 (2.56%) VoIP
14 3 (1.92%) Intranet
14 3 (1.92%) LDAP
15 2 (1.28%) SSH
15 2 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (1.28%) MySQL
2 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.64%) Mercurial
2 1 (0.64%) Subversion
General
1 41 (26.28%) Finance
2 27 (17.31%) Banking
3 10 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.56%) Legal
5 3 (1.92%) Games
5 3 (1.92%) Marketing
6 1 (0.64%) Law
6 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.26%) Web Services
2 6 (3.85%) HTML
3 3 (1.92%) .NET
4 2 (1.28%) LAMP
5 1 (0.64%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (26.92%) Data Centre
2 23 (14.74%) Fat Client
2 23 (14.74%) Thin Client
3 19 (12.18%) Hedge funds
4 10 (6.41%) Management Information System
5 9 (5.77%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.28%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.64%) Clustering
8 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.64%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 156 (100.00%) Windows
2 115 (73.72%) Windows Server
3 64 (41.03%) Linux
4 58 (37.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (19.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (7.69%) Windows 7
8 10 (6.41%) Windows 8
9 9 (5.77%) Windows 10
10 8 (5.13%) Windows Mobile
11 7 (4.49%) Mac OS X
12 5 (3.21%) Ubuntu
12 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (1.92%) CentOS
14 2 (1.28%) Unix
15 1 (0.64%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.64%) Solaris
15 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (11.54%) E-Commerce
2 14 (8.97%) DevOps
3 12 (7.69%) ITIL
4 11 (7.05%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (7.05%) Configuration Management
4 11 (7.05%) Server Building
4 11 (7.05%) Workflow
5 9 (5.77%) Server Virtualisation
6 8 (5.13%) Load Balancing
6 8 (5.13%) Patch Management
6 8 (5.13%) Security Patching
7 7 (4.49%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (4.49%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (4.49%) Scrum
8 6 (3.85%) High-Frequency Trading
9 5 (3.21%) High Availability
10 4 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (1.92%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (1.92%) Migration
11 3 (1.92%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 91 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 22 (14.10%) SQL
3 10 (6.41%) C#
4 8 (5.13%) VB
5 7 (4.49%) Python
6 6 (3.85%) Java
7 4 (2.56%) Ruby
8 3 (1.92%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.92%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.28%) Perl
10 1 (0.64%) C
10 1 (0.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (8.97%) Degree
2 10 (6.41%) CCNA
2 10 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (5.13%) MCSA
3 8 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (4.49%) CCA
4 7 (4.49%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (4.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (3.21%) MCSE
6 3 (1.92%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.05%) PCI DSS
1 11 (7.05%) QA
2 9 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 116 (74.36%) Active Directory
2 39 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (14.74%) Hyper-V
4 18 (11.54%) VMware Server
5 14 (8.97%) vSphere
6 8 (5.13%) Firmware
6 8 (5.13%) Virtual Desktop
7 6 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.28%) XenApp
9 1 (0.64%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.64%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.64%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.64%) pfSense
9 1 (0.64%) Postfix
9 1 (0.64%) Samba
9 1 (0.64%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.64%) Squid
9 1 (0.64%) vCloud
9 1 (0.64%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 58 (37.18%) SCCM
2 20 (12.82%) Puppet
3 19 (12.18%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (7.05%) Rundeck
5 10 (6.41%) Backup Exec
6 7 (4.49%) Ansible
7 1 (0.64%) cPanel
7 1 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.64%) Plesk
7 1 (0.64%) SafeCom
7 1 (0.64%) SCOM
7 1 (0.64%) SELinux
7 1 (0.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.64%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 91 (58.33%) VMware
2 67 (42.95%) Microsoft
3 37 (23.72%) Citrix
4 35 (22.44%) Red Hat
5 18 (11.54%) Juniper
6 16 (10.26%) Veeam
7 12 (7.69%) EMC
8 11 (7.05%) NetApp
9 10 (6.41%) Cisco
10 9 (5.77%) Apple
10 9 (5.77%) Dell
11 8 (5.13%) Avaya
12 7 (4.49%) Symantec
13 3 (1.92%) HP
14 2 (1.28%) Google
15 1 (0.64%) CommVault
15 1 (0.64%) iManage
15 1 (0.64%) Meraki
15 1 (0.64%) Palo Alto
15 1 (0.64%) Polycom
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