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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows System Administrator
Rank 421 461 409
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 20 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.096% 0.039% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.041% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 29
Average salary £47,500 £35,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.75% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
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
19713 21727 21070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.98% 95.00% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16217 17415 17392
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015. 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
Berkshire 0 7 £55,000 +54.92%
Middlesex - 5 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 4 £42,350 - 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £47,500 -
Windows Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 14 (50.00%) DNS
5 13 (46.43%) SQL
6 12 (42.86%) IIS
6 12 (42.86%) VMware
6 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
8 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (28.57%) Network Security
9 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
10 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 7 (25.00%) Citrix
10 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
10 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 6 (21.43%) Finance
11 6 (21.43%) A+ Certification
11 6 (21.43%) SAN
11 6 (21.43%) LAN
11 6 (21.43%) WAN
12 5 (17.86%) DHCP
12 5 (17.86%) Web Services
12 5 (17.86%) SCOM
12 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
13 4 (14.29%) iSCSI

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 12 (42.86%) IIS
2 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) DNS
2 8 (28.57%) Network Security
3 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (21.43%) SAN
4 6 (21.43%) LAN
4 6 (21.43%) WAN
5 5 (17.86%) DHCP
6 4 (14.29%) iSCSI
7 2 (7.14%) Firewall
7 2 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
3 3 (10.71%) Clustering
4 2 (7.14%) iPad
4 2 (7.14%) Replication
5 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 4 (14.29%) Workflow
3 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (10.71%) Server Building
4 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (21.43%) A+ Certification
3 4 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
3 4 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (10.71%) MCSE
4 3 (10.71%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCOM
2 4 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 3 (10.71%) SCCM
3 3 (10.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (10.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (7.14%) Puppet
5 1 (3.57%) Netcool
5 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) VMware
3 7 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (14.29%) Altiris
5 3 (10.71%) Symantec
5 3 (10.71%) Sophos
5 3 (10.71%) HP
6 2 (7.14%) NetApp
6 2 (7.14%) Apple
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco
7 1 (3.57%) Intel
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