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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 424 458 456
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 20 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.070% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.072% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 25
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £31,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £54,250 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
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
18752 20804 22607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.77% 96.97% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15967 16668 18038
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 April 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
Berkshire +17 8 £40,000 -18.78%
Oxfordshire +4 8 £42,500 +34.92%
Hampshire - 2 £31,000 -
Surrey -5 1 £35,000 +40.00% 1
West Sussex -12 1 £31,000 -11.42%
Windows Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 32 (59.26%) Active Directory
3 30 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 26 (48.15%) SQL Server
4 26 (48.15%) SAN
5 24 (44.44%) VMware
6 22 (40.74%) Hyper-V
7 21 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (37.04%) Sophos
8 20 (37.04%) SharePoint
9 19 (35.19%) Linux
9 19 (35.19%) Firewall
10 18 (33.33%) Clustering
10 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (33.33%) iSCSI
11 16 (29.63%) VPN
12 15 (27.78%) Windows 7
13 14 (25.93%) Internet
14 13 (24.07%) Avaya
15 12 (22.22%) Dell
15 12 (22.22%) ITIL
15 12 (22.22%) MS Office
15 12 (22.22%) SQL
15 12 (22.22%) EqualLogic
15 12 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (22.22%) WSUS
15 12 (22.22%) Fortinet
15 12 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
16 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 20 (37.04%) SharePoint
2 12 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.70%) IIS
6 1 (1.85%) CloudStack
6 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Office
2 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (48.15%) SAN
2 19 (35.19%) Firewall
3 18 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 16 (29.63%) VPN
5 14 (25.93%) Internet
6 9 (16.67%) DNS
6 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 7 (12.96%) DHCP
8 6 (11.11%) LAN
8 6 (11.11%) VoIP
8 6 (11.11%) WAN
9 4 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (7.41%) IP Telephony
9 4 (7.41%) NAS
9 4 (7.41%) PBX
9 4 (7.41%) VLAN
9 4 (7.41%) VPLS
9 4 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (5.56%) Network Security
11 2 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.67%) MySQL
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) ClearCase
1 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
1 4 (7.41%) JIRA
1 4 (7.41%) Subversion
1 4 (7.41%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (9.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.70%) Advertising
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) .NET
2 2 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.33%) Clustering
2 12 (22.22%) EqualLogic
3 6 (11.11%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 21 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (35.19%) Linux
5 15 (27.78%) Windows 7
6 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (7.41%) Ubuntu
9 3 (5.56%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (5.56%) Unix
10 2 (3.70%) CentOS
10 2 (3.70%) Debian
10 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) ITIL
2 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.67%) Scrum
4 6 (11.11%) High Availability
4 6 (11.11%) Server Building
4 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 6 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (7.41%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (5.56%) Change Control
7 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.70%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.70%) DevOps
7 2 (3.70%) System Testing
7 2 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Workflow
8 1 (1.85%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.85%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.85%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.85%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) SQL
2 9 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 9 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.41%) MCITP
2 4 (7.41%) MCSA
2 4 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (3.70%) A+ Certification
3 2 (3.70%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (3.70%) Degree
3 2 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (3.70%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 32 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 22 (40.74%) Hyper-V
3 12 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.41%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (7.41%) vSphere
5 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.85%) KVM
6 1 (1.85%) Xen
6 1 (1.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) WSUS
2 6 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 6 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (5.56%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 24 (44.44%) VMware
3 20 (37.04%) Sophos
4 13 (24.07%) Avaya
5 12 (22.22%) Dell
5 12 (22.22%) Fortinet
6 9 (16.67%) Oracle
6 9 (16.67%) Symantec
7 7 (12.96%) HP
8 4 (7.41%) Apple
8 4 (7.41%) Citrix
8 4 (7.41%) NetApp
9 3 (5.56%) Cisco
10 2 (3.70%) Altiris
10 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.85%) Dot Hill
11 1 (1.85%) EMC
11 1 (1.85%) Google
11 1 (1.85%) SAP
11 1 (1.85%) Veeam
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