The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Windows Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 433 428 443
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 14 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.076% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 29 27
Median salary £37,750 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £26,700 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.40%
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
17942 20114 21946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.19% 96.79% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15255 16523 17462
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Windows Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 30 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -5 5 £32,500 -21.68%
Surrey +27 4 £40,250 +15.00%
Berkshire -9 3 £70,000 +86.66%
Oxfordshire -18 2 £41,250 -13.15%
Windows Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 South East region featuring Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (91.43%) Windows Server
3 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
4 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 19 (54.29%) Hyper-V
5 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (51.43%) Windows 7
7 15 (42.86%) Linux
8 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 14 (40.00%) SAN
8 14 (40.00%) Internet
9 13 (37.14%) Firewall
9 13 (37.14%) VPN
9 13 (37.14%) SharePoint
9 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (37.14%) iSCSI
10 11 (31.43%) MS Office
10 11 (31.43%) Sophos
11 10 (28.57%) Dell
11 10 (28.57%) Avaya
11 10 (28.57%) WSUS
12 9 (25.71%) Fortinet
12 9 (25.71%) EqualLogic
12 9 (25.71%) Clustering
12 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
13 7 (20.00%) VMware
13 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (20.00%) MCSE
13 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP

Windows Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 13 (37.14%) SharePoint
2 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (14.29%) Skype for Business
4 4 (11.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.86%) Apache
5 1 (2.86%) CloudStack
5 1 (2.86%) IIS
5 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) Internet
1 14 (40.00%) SAN
2 13 (37.14%) Firewall
2 13 (37.14%) iSCSI
2 13 (37.14%) VPN
3 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (17.14%) VoIP
5 5 (14.29%) DNS
6 4 (11.43%) DHCP
6 4 (11.43%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (11.43%) LAN
6 4 (11.43%) NAS
6 4 (11.43%) PBX
6 4 (11.43%) VLAN
6 4 (11.43%) WAN
7 3 (8.57%) FTP
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.86%) HTTP
9 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
9 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.86%) Big Data
3 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) ClearCase
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
1 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
1 4 (11.43%) JIRA
1 4 (11.43%) Subversion
1 4 (11.43%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.57%) Games
3 2 (5.71%) Advertising
3 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.86%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) X-Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) JSON
3 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Clustering
1 9 (25.71%) EqualLogic
2 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.43%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (91.43%) Windows Server
3 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (51.43%) Windows 7
5 15 (42.86%) Linux
6 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (8.57%) Unix
8 2 (5.71%) Debian
8 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
8 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (11.43%) DevOps
2 4 (11.43%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (8.57%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.71%) Information Security
4 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.71%) Security Management
4 2 (5.71%) Server Patching
4 2 (5.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.86%) High Availability
5 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) MCSE
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) MCITP
3 2 (5.71%) MCSA
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.86%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) HIPAA
1 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (54.29%) Hyper-V
3 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.43%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (8.57%) Firmware
6 2 (5.71%) vSphere
7 1 (2.86%) Docker
7 1 (2.86%) KVM
7 1 (2.86%) LXC
7 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.86%) Xen
7 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) WSUS
2 4 (11.43%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.86%) Kibana
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (2.86%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) WMI
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) Sophos
3 10 (28.57%) Avaya
3 10 (28.57%) Dell
4 9 (25.71%) Fortinet
5 7 (20.00%) VMware
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco
6 5 (14.29%) HP
7 4 (11.43%) Apple
7 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
8 3 (8.57%) Dot Hill
8 3 (8.57%) EMC
8 3 (8.57%) NetApp
8 3 (8.57%) Veeam
9 2 (5.71%) Google
10 1 (2.86%) Citrix
10 1 (2.86%) Qualys
10 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow