The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows System Administrator
Rank 133 134 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% 0.044% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.046% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +15.38%
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
2277 2156 1942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.63% 93.90% 93.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1615 1717 1633
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Windows Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

Windows Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft