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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows System Administrator
Rank - 233 268
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 0 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.14% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.14% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 4
Average salary - £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.82% +12.14%
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
6547 6279 7638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.98% 95.12% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5604 5296 6650
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware