The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Windows Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 134 149 145
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.12% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £32,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -14.47%
Windows Systems 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
1800 2292 2289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.94% 95.22% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1475 1566 1704
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Windows Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

Windows Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Windows Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Windows Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Reading

Windows Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Reading region featuring Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (33.33%) CloudStack
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) KVM
3 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

Windows Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (33.33%) CloudStack
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) KVM
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
1 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Altiris
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos