The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Windows Administrator role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Windows Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Windows Administrator
Rank 890 902 864
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Windows Administrator 3 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.005% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Average salary £41,500 £42,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.92% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,300 £52,900 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £37,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+8.66% -30.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Windows Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Windows Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Windows Administrator
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Windows Administrator within the UK.

Senior Windows Administrator Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Windows Administrator
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Windows Administrator over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Senior Windows Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Windows Administrator
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Windows Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
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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
England +2 3 £41,500 -2.92% 3
North Yorkshire - 2 £40,750 -
Yorkshire - 2 £40,750 -
London +12 1 £75,000 +36.36% 2
Harrogate - 1 £40,000 -

Senior Windows Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Windows Administrator in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) VMware
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
6 7 (50.00%) XenApp
6 7 (50.00%) ITIL
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco
6 7 (50.00%) Citrix
7 6 (42.86%) DNS
7 6 (42.86%) IIS
7 6 (42.86%) Degree
7 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
8 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
8 5 (35.71%) Games
8 5 (35.71%) Google
8 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
8 5 (35.71%) Software Packaging
8 5 (35.71%) Linux
8 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
8 5 (35.71%) IBM
8 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
8 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
9 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (28.57%) Firewall
9 4 (28.57%) Finance
10 3 (21.43%) NetApp
10 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003

Senior Windows Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Windows Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) IIS
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) NAS
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Games
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Software Packaging
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
3 2 (14.29%) Hedge funds
3 2 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) XenApp
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) vSphere
5 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Citrix
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) IBM
3 5 (35.71%) Google
3 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
4 3 (21.43%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) HP
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