The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Administrator
Rank 140 132 132
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -9.23%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,678
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.34%
Windows Administrator
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2175 2179 2064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.83% 92.61% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1585 1676
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,874 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Windows Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Windows Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Windows Administrator
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Windows Administrator Salary Trend in Reading

Windows Administrator
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Administrator across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Windows Administrator Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Windows 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (33.33%) SCCM
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (16.67%) MCITP
6 1 (16.67%) Service Management
6 1 (16.67%) Netcool
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (16.67%) UNIX
6 1 (16.67%) SLA
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) MCSE

Windows Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Windows 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 2 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) VMware