The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Administrator
Rank 224 224 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 16 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.081% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.085% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 0
Average salary £38,648 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Windows 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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5646 5888 4979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.09% 95.80% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4809 4890 4300
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Windows Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Windows Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Windows Administrator
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Windows Administrator Salary Trend in the South West

Windows Administrator
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Administrator across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Windows Administrator Salary Histogram in the South West

Windows Administrator
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Administrator within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 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
Wiltshire - 13 £38,648 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £31,000 -
Windows Administrator
England

Windows Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Windows 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) IIS
3 21 (80.77%) Active Directory
3 21 (80.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (76.92%) ITIL
5 18 (69.23%) DNS
5 18 (69.23%) PowerShell
6 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (61.54%) TCP/IP
7 15 (57.69%) VMware
7 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
8 13 (50.00%) Linux
8 13 (50.00%) DHCP
8 13 (50.00%) Software Deployment
9 12 (46.15%) Finance
10 11 (42.31%) Web Services
10 11 (42.31%) Clustering
10 11 (42.31%) Workflow
10 11 (42.31%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (38.46%) Configuration Management
11 10 (38.46%) Management Information System
11 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
11 10 (38.46%) Citrix
11 10 (38.46%) Red Hat
11 10 (38.46%) Cisco
11 10 (38.46%) IBM
11 10 (38.46%) Games
11 10 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (38.46%) Google
11 10 (38.46%) XenApp

Windows Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Windows 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (88.46%) IIS
2 11 (42.31%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) DNS
2 16 (61.54%) TCP/IP
3 13 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (11.54%) Firewall
5 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Games
3 2 (7.69%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) Web Services
2 5 (19.23%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (19.23%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Clustering
2 10 (38.46%) Management Information System
3 5 (19.23%) PKI
3 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (50.00%) Linux
5 10 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
7 3 (11.54%) UNIX
8 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) ITIL
2 13 (50.00%) Software Deployment
3 11 (42.31%) Workflow
4 10 (38.46%) Configuration Management
5 6 (23.08%) Line Management
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) PowerShell
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Python
3 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 21 (80.77%) Active Directory
2 10 (38.46%) XenApp
3 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) SCOM
2 5 (19.23%) Puppet
3 3 (11.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) VMware
2 10 (38.46%) Google
2 10 (38.46%) Cisco
2 10 (38.46%) IBM
2 10 (38.46%) Citrix
2 10 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) Cyber-Ark