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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows System Administrator
Rank 421 438 411
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 22 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.044% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.047% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 25
Average salary £47,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.80% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,700 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +11.33%
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
19673 21309 20287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.66% 94.78% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16421 16755 16735
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 £60,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +18 8 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Hampshire - 5 £41,925 -
Middlesex - 4 £38,750 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £47,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Windows Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
4 17 (56.67%) DNS
5 16 (53.33%) SQL
6 15 (50.00%) IIS
6 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (46.67%) VMware
8 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (33.33%) Network Security
10 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
11 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
11 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
12 8 (26.67%) LAN
12 8 (26.67%) WAN
12 8 (26.67%) DHCP
12 8 (26.67%) Web Services
12 8 (26.67%) A+ Certification
12 8 (26.67%) Citrix
13 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
14 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (20.00%) iSCSI
14 6 (20.00%) VMware ESX
14 6 (20.00%) Workflow
14 6 (20.00%) Finance
14 6 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
14 6 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
14 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 15 (50.00%) IIS
2 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
1 2 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) DNS
2 10 (33.33%) Network Security
3 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (26.67%) LAN
4 8 (26.67%) WAN
4 8 (26.67%) DHCP
5 6 (20.00%) iSCSI
6 5 (16.67%) SAN
7 2 (6.67%) Firewall
7 2 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (10.00%) Clustering
4 2 (6.67%) iPad
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.33%) Linux
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.33%) UNIX
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (20.00%) Workflow
1 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (10.00%) Server Building
3 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (3.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (26.67%) A+ Certification
3 6 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
3 6 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (10.00%) MCSE
4 3 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 5 (16.67%) SCOM
3 3 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (10.00%) SCCM
4 1 (3.33%) Netcool
4 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (46.67%) VMware
3 8 (26.67%) Citrix
4 6 (20.00%) Altiris
5 3 (10.00%) Symantec
5 3 (10.00%) Sophos
5 3 (10.00%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) NetApp
6 2 (6.67%) Apple
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco
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