The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows System Administrator
Rank 623 561 598
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 39 50 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 68
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £37,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +2.11%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Windows Systems Administrator
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
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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
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City of London -15 12 £40,000 +3.22% 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £45,000 - 1
Windows Systems Administrator
England

Windows Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 85 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (71.76%) Active Directory
3 53 (62.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (52.94%) VMware
5 36 (42.35%) Microsoft
6 29 (34.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (31.76%) SQL Server
8 26 (30.59%) HP
9 24 (28.24%) MS Excel
10 23 (27.06%) SQL
10 23 (27.06%) DNS
10 23 (27.06%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (25.88%) MS Exchange
12 21 (24.71%) IIS
12 21 (24.71%) Finance
13 20 (23.53%) SharePoint
13 20 (23.53%) Cisco
14 19 (22.35%) Firewall
14 19 (22.35%) PowerShell
15 18 (21.18%) Windows 7
15 18 (21.18%) TCP/IP
16 17 (20.00%) Citrix
16 17 (20.00%) SAN
16 17 (20.00%) vSphere
16 17 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (16.47%) Linux
18 12 (14.12%) .NET
18 12 (14.12%) LAN
18 12 (14.12%) WAN
19 11 (12.94%) Degree

Windows Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 22 (25.88%) MS Exchange
2 21 (24.71%) IIS
3 20 (23.53%) SharePoint
4 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (9.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (5.88%) Tomcat
7 4 (4.71%) Apache
7 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.35%) Lync
9 1 (1.18%) Drupal
Applications
1 24 (28.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) SaaS
2 4 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.06%) DNS
2 19 (22.35%) Firewall
3 18 (21.18%) TCP/IP
4 17 (20.00%) SAN
5 12 (14.12%) LAN
5 12 (14.12%) WAN
6 8 (9.41%) VPN
7 7 (8.24%) DHCP
8 4 (4.71%) IPv4
8 4 (4.71%) VoIP
8 4 (4.71%) LDAP
8 4 (4.71%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (3.53%) MRTG
9 3 (3.53%) VLAN
10 2 (2.35%) IPv6
10 2 (2.35%) SSL
10 2 (2.35%) FTP
10 2 (2.35%) HTTP
10 2 (2.35%) Internet
10 2 (2.35%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.76%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.06%) MySQL
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.18%) Redis
6 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Emacs
1 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.53%) Subversion
2 1 (1.18%) JIRA
2 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (24.71%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Banking
3 3 (3.53%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.53%) Retail
4 2 (2.35%) Law
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.12%) .NET
2 5 (5.88%) Middleware
3 4 (4.71%) Web Services
4 3 (3.53%) LAMP
4 3 (3.53%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (2.35%) HTML
5 2 (2.35%) XML
5 2 (2.35%) XSL
5 2 (2.35%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.06%) Clustering
3 4 (4.71%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.53%) Open Source
5 2 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.35%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.18%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.18%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.18%) Derivative
6 1 (1.18%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.18%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.18%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 85 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (62.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (34.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (21.18%) Windows 7
5 17 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (16.47%) Linux
7 9 (10.59%) Windows Vista
8 8 (9.41%) UNIX
9 4 (4.71%) Windows XP
9 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (4.71%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.35%) Solaris
10 2 (2.35%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.35%) CentOS
10 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (9.41%) Asset Management
1 8 (9.41%) Configuration Management
2 7 (8.24%) Load Balancing
3 6 (7.06%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (7.06%) Time Management
4 5 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 4 (4.71%) Data Security
5 4 (4.71%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (4.71%) Change Control
5 4 (4.71%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (3.53%) Low Latency
6 3 (3.53%) High Availability
6 3 (3.53%) ITIL
7 2 (2.35%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (2.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.35%) ITSM
7 2 (2.35%) Service Management
7 2 (2.35%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (27.06%) SQL
2 19 (22.35%) PowerShell
3 6 (7.06%) VBScript
4 5 (5.88%) Python
5 3 (3.53%) Ruby
5 3 (3.53%) VB
5 3 (3.53%) C#
5 3 (3.53%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.53%) Perl
5 3 (3.53%) PHP
6 2 (2.35%) C
6 2 (2.35%) XPath
7 1 (1.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) MCITP
4 1 (1.18%) MCSE
4 1 (1.18%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) SLA
2 3 (3.53%) QA
System Software
1 61 (71.76%) Active Directory
2 23 (27.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (20.00%) vSphere
4 10 (11.76%) VMware ESX
5 9 (10.59%) XenApp
6 4 (4.71%) Hyper-V
7 3 (3.53%) NFS
8 2 (2.35%) vCloud
9 1 (1.18%) KVM
9 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) SCCM
2 6 (7.06%) Nagios
3 3 (3.53%) SmokePing
3 3 (3.53%) Puppet
3 3 (3.53%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.35%) SCOM
4 2 (2.35%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.18%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.18%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.18%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.18%) WSUS
5 1 (1.18%) Cacti
5 1 (1.18%) Legato
5 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.18%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 45 (52.94%) VMware
2 36 (42.35%) Microsoft
3 26 (30.59%) HP
4 20 (23.53%) Cisco
5 17 (20.00%) Citrix
6 7 (8.24%) EMC
7 6 (7.06%) FalconStor
8 5 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 5 (5.88%) Dell
8 5 (5.88%) Red Hat
9 4 (4.71%) IBM
9 4 (4.71%) Brocade
9 4 (4.71%) Riverbed
10 3 (3.53%) Symantec
10 3 (3.53%) Apple
11 2 (2.35%) Avaya
11 2 (2.35%) NetApp
12 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.18%) Spiceworks
12 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42670.00 - £51590.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42670.00 - £51590.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Strong Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago