The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 432 440 390
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 32 17 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.083% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.086% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 29 9 49
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £62,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18660 19881 19366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.06% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15961 16195 15375
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Windows Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Windows Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Windows Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the South East

Windows Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Windows Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the South East

Windows Systems Administrator
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
East Sussex +13 7 £35,000 -12.50%
Oxfordshire -6 7 £42,500 +17.24% 2
Hampshire +16 6 £42,700 +22.00%
Berkshire +3 5 £47,500 +8.57% 1
Surrey +6 3 £37,500 -37.50%
Buckinghamshire -10 3 £35,000 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £32,500 -
Windows Systems Administrator
England

Windows Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 30 (53.57%) SQL Server
3 30 (53.57%) Windows Server
4 27 (48.21%) VMware
5 25 (44.64%) Linux
5 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
6 21 (37.50%) SAN
7 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (30.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (30.36%) SQL
9 16 (28.57%) Firewall
9 16 (28.57%) Sophos
9 16 (28.57%) Hyper-V
10 15 (26.79%) Clustering
10 15 (26.79%) SharePoint
10 15 (26.79%) DNS
11 14 (25.00%) iSCSI
12 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (21.43%) Python
13 12 (21.43%) VPN
14 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
14 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
15 10 (17.86%) Bash Shell
15 10 (17.86%) Scrum
15 10 (17.86%) MySQL
15 10 (17.86%) Oracle
15 10 (17.86%) ITIL

Windows Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 15 (26.79%) SharePoint
2 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (14.29%) IIS
4 7 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.79%) Apache
6 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) MS Office
2 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.14%) Office 365
2 3 (5.36%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (37.50%) SAN
2 16 (28.57%) Firewall
3 15 (26.79%) DNS
4 14 (25.00%) iSCSI
5 12 (21.43%) VPN
6 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
7 10 (17.86%) Internet
8 9 (16.07%) DHCP
9 5 (8.93%) LAN
9 5 (8.93%) WAN
10 4 (7.14%) IP Telephony
10 4 (7.14%) VPLS
10 4 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (5.36%) Network Security
11 3 (5.36%) VoIP
12 2 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (3.57%) NAS
12 2 (3.57%) PBX
12 2 (3.57%) VLAN
13 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.86%) MySQL
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.79%) Big Data
4 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.57%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.57%) JIRA
2 2 (3.57%) Subversion
2 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Electronics
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) Web Services
2 3 (5.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Clustering
2 9 (16.07%) EqualLogic
3 6 (10.71%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (53.57%) Windows Server
3 25 (44.64%) Linux
4 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
5 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (8.93%) Ubuntu
8 3 (5.36%) CentOS
8 3 (5.36%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (3.57%) Debian
9 2 (3.57%) Unix
10 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.86%) ITIL
2 10 (17.86%) Scrum
3 7 (12.50%) High Availability
4 6 (10.71%) Server Building
4 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
4 6 (10.71%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.14%) DevOps
6 3 (5.36%) Change Control
6 3 (5.36%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.36%) Workflow
7 2 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (3.57%) Issue Tracking
7 2 (3.57%) System Testing
7 2 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.79%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.79%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.79%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.79%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) SQL
2 12 (21.43%) Python
3 10 (17.86%) Bash Shell
4 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (30.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.71%) Degree
3 4 (7.14%) MCSA
4 3 (5.36%) A+ Certification
4 3 (5.36%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (5.36%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (5.36%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (3.57%) MCITP
5 2 (3.57%) MCSE
6 1 (1.79%) CCNA
6 1 (1.79%) CEH
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.79%) HND
6 1 (1.79%) MCP
6 1 (1.79%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 16 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.36%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.36%) vSphere
5 2 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) WSUS
2 6 (10.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (10.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (8.93%) Backup Exec
4 3 (5.36%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.79%) cPanel
5 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) VMware
2 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
3 16 (28.57%) Sophos
4 10 (17.86%) Oracle
5 9 (16.07%) Avaya
5 9 (16.07%) Dell
5 9 (16.07%) Fortinet
5 9 (16.07%) Symantec
6 6 (10.71%) HP
7 5 (8.93%) Citrix
8 3 (5.36%) Altiris
8 3 (5.36%) NetApp
9 2 (3.57%) Apple
9 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.79%) Cisco
10 1 (1.79%) MuleSoft
10 1 (1.79%) SAP
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 15 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
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