The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows System Administrator
Rank 224 246 245
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 10 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.029% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.030% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 5
Average salary £22,000 £42,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.61% +52.72%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +21.42%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6097 6608 7127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.15% 94.78% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4965 5327 6109
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Windows Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Windows Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Windows Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator across the North West region.

Windows Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the North West

Windows Systems Administrator
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
Merseyside +20 10 £22,000 -47.61%
Windows Systems Administrator
England

Windows Systems Administrator
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 8
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (83.33%) Legal
2 10 (83.33%) MCSE
2 10 (83.33%) MCSA
2 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (16.67%) Puppet
3 2 (16.67%) Kanban
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell

Windows Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (83.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Scrum
1 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (16.67%) Kanban
1 2 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) MCSE
1 10 (83.33%) MCSA
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft