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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Windows Administrator
Rank 884 913 902
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Windows Administrator 9 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.004% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.004% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Average salary £51,500 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.36% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £37,500

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
104429 113406 103826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.54% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86226 93036 86429
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 2015 within the UK.

Senior Windows Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Windows Administrator
Top 9 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 1 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
England +17 9 £51,500 -6.36%
South West - 5 - -
Exeter - 5 - -
Devon - 5 - -
London +47 3 £73,250 +33.18%
City of London +29 1 £95,000 +72.72%
East of England - 1 £40,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £40,000 -

Senior Windows Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) VMware
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 11 (61.11%) Cisco
5 11 (61.11%) Degree
6 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
6 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
6 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
7 9 (50.00%) Linux
7 9 (50.00%) DNS
8 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
9 7 (38.89%) IIS
9 7 (38.89%) Citrix
9 7 (38.89%) XenApp
10 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 6 (33.33%) Firewall
10 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
10 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
11 5 (27.78%) ITIL
11 5 (27.78%) IBM
11 5 (27.78%) Finance
11 5 (27.78%) Games
11 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
11 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (27.78%) Google
11 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
11 5 (27.78%) Software Packaging
11 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Senior Windows Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 7 (38.89%) IIS
3 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (5.56%) Apache
6 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) SSL
3 2 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (11.11%) LDAP
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) Kerberos
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.56%) HTTP
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) SMTP
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) IMAP
4 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
1 5 (27.78%) Games
2 3 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Software Packaging
2 1 (5.56%) Memcached
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
3 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 3 (16.67%) Hedge funds
5 1 (5.56%) Replication
5 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 9 (50.00%) Linux
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) Perl
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) XenApp
3 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.56%) NFS
5 1 (5.56%) vSphere
5 1 (5.56%) Varnish
5 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
2 1 (5.56%) Cacti
2 1 (5.56%) Sysprep
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco
3 7 (38.89%) Citrix
4 5 (27.78%) IBM
4 5 (27.78%) Google
4 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) NetApp
6 3 (16.67%) EMC
7 2 (11.11%) HP
7 2 (11.11%) Sophos
7 2 (11.11%) IronPort
8 1 (5.56%) Veeam
8 1 (5.56%) F5
8 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
8 1 (5.56%) Juniper