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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 554 577 564
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 58 80 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 57 76 91
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £38,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.84% +4.05%
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
36986 42047 45092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.56% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 32143 35731 37576
Median salary £55,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +51 7 £55,000 +7.31%
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 28 August 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Windows
2 97 (74.62%) Windows Server
3 88 (67.69%) Active Directory
4 86 (66.15%) VMware
5 75 (57.69%) Microsoft
6 68 (52.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 67 (51.54%) SCCM
8 65 (50.00%) PowerShell
9 55 (42.31%) Linux
9 55 (42.31%) MS Exchange
10 45 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 44 (33.85%) Finance
12 43 (33.08%) IIS
13 42 (32.31%) SAN
14 41 (31.54%) Exchange Server 2010
15 38 (29.23%) VMware Infrastructure
15 38 (29.23%) Citrix
16 36 (27.69%) vSphere
17 33 (25.38%) Red Hat
17 33 (25.38%) Exchange Server 2013
18 30 (23.08%) DNS
19 28 (21.54%) Firewall
20 25 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 25 (19.23%) Office 365
21 24 (18.46%) Hyper-V
22 23 (17.69%) Cisco
23 21 (16.15%) NetApp
23 21 (16.15%) Banking
23 21 (16.15%) Data Centre
24 20 (15.38%) 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 55 (42.31%) MS Exchange
2 43 (33.08%) IIS
3 41 (31.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (25.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (6.92%) SharePoint
7 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.31%) Apache
8 3 (2.31%) Confluence
8 3 (2.31%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.77%) CMS
9 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (12.31%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (19.23%) Office 365
2 19 (14.62%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.31%) Google Apps
5 2 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.54%) Route 53
5 2 (1.54%) SaaS
5 2 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.77%) IaaS
6 1 (0.77%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 42 (32.31%) SAN
2 30 (23.08%) DNS
3 28 (21.54%) Firewall
4 20 (15.38%) NAS
5 15 (11.54%) iSCSI
6 14 (10.77%) DHCP
7 12 (9.23%) Fibre Channel
8 11 (8.46%) VPN
9 10 (7.69%) TCP/IP
10 8 (6.15%) VoIP
11 7 (5.38%) LAN
12 6 (4.62%) Wireless
13 5 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
14 3 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (2.31%) FTP
14 3 (2.31%) Internet
14 3 (2.31%) Network Security
14 3 (2.31%) SMTP
14 3 (2.31%) WAN
15 2 (1.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.31%) MySQL
4 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.31%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.31%) JIRA
3 1 (0.77%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.77%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.77%) WinDbg
General
1 44 (33.85%) Finance
2 21 (16.15%) Banking
3 9 (6.92%) Financial Institution
3 9 (6.92%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.31%) Marketing
5 2 (1.54%) Back Office
5 2 (1.54%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.77%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.23%) .NET
2 7 (5.38%) Web Services
3 4 (3.08%) LAMP
4 2 (1.54%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.77%) CSS
5 1 (0.77%) HTML
5 1 (0.77%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.15%) Data Centre
2 19 (14.62%) Fat Client
2 19 (14.62%) Thin Client
3 14 (10.77%) Clustering
4 9 (6.92%) Smartphone
5 8 (6.15%) PKI
6 6 (4.62%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.62%) Hedge funds
6 6 (4.62%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.08%) Replication
7 4 (3.08%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.31%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.54%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (1.54%) iPhone
10 1 (0.77%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.77%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 130 (100.00%) Windows
2 97 (74.62%) Windows Server
3 68 (52.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 55 (42.31%) Linux
5 45 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (9.23%) Windows 7
8 9 (6.92%) Windows 10
9 8 (6.15%) Windows 8
9 8 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (4.62%) Windows Mobile
11 5 (3.85%) CentOS
12 3 (2.31%) Mac OS X
12 3 (2.31%) Ubuntu
12 3 (2.31%) Unix
13 2 (1.54%) Android
14 1 (0.77%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.77%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (7.69%) Problem Management
1 10 (7.69%) Server Building
2 9 (6.92%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (6.15%) DevOps
4 7 (5.38%) E-Commerce
4 7 (5.38%) ITIL
5 6 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (4.62%) Configuration Management
6 5 (3.85%) Load Balancing
6 5 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (3.85%) Workflow
7 4 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.08%) Migration
7 4 (3.08%) Patch Management
7 4 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (3.08%) Security Patching
8 3 (2.31%) Data Migration
8 3 (2.31%) ETL
8 3 (2.31%) Service Management
9 2 (1.54%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 65 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 19 (14.62%) SQL
3 5 (3.85%) Python
4 4 (3.08%) Java
4 4 (3.08%) Ruby
5 3 (2.31%) C#
5 3 (2.31%) PHP
5 3 (2.31%) VB
5 3 (2.31%) VBScript
6 2 (1.54%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.54%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.77%) C
7 1 (0.77%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.77%) Perl
7 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (10.77%) Degree
2 12 (9.23%) MCSE
2 12 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.38%) CCA
3 7 (5.38%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (5.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (4.62%) CCNA
4 6 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.31%) MCSA
6 2 (1.54%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (3.85%) PCI DSS
1 5 (3.85%) QA
1 5 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 88 (67.69%) Active Directory
2 38 (29.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (27.69%) vSphere
4 24 (18.46%) Hyper-V
5 13 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (6.15%) VMware Server
7 4 (3.08%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (3.08%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.54%) DFS Replication
8 2 (1.54%) VMFS
8 2 (1.54%) XenApp
9 1 (0.77%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.77%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.77%) Postfix
9 1 (0.77%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.77%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.77%) vCloud
9 1 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 67 (51.54%) SCCM
2 20 (15.38%) SCOM
3 11 (8.46%) NetBackup
4 9 (6.92%) Backup Exec
4 9 (6.92%) Puppet
5 8 (6.15%) Failover Clustering
5 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Clustering
6 7 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (3.85%) Rundeck
8 3 (2.31%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.54%) Ansible
9 2 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.54%) SnapMirror
9 2 (1.54%) SnapVault
9 2 (1.54%) vMotion
9 2 (1.54%) WSUS
10 1 (0.77%) Casper Suite
10 1 (0.77%) cPanel
10 1 (0.77%) Perfmon
10 1 (0.77%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 86 (66.15%) VMware
2 75 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 38 (29.23%) Citrix
4 33 (25.38%) Red Hat
5 23 (17.69%) Cisco
6 21 (16.15%) NetApp
7 20 (15.38%) HP
8 17 (13.08%) Dell
9 11 (8.46%) EMC
9 11 (8.46%) Symantec
10 10 (7.69%) CheckPoint
10 10 (7.69%) Veeam
11 9 (6.92%) SonicWALL
12 7 (5.38%) Apple
13 6 (4.62%) Juniper
14 4 (3.08%) Avaya
15 3 (2.31%) Google
15 3 (2.31%) Intel Security
15 3 (2.31%) Mitel
16 2 (1.54%) WatchGuard
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