The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Windows Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Windows Administrator
Rank 912 928 958
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Windows Administrator 21 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.028% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.029% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 24
Median salary £70,000 £40,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -25.58%
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £32,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -16.12%

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
94552 106382 112198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79554 87702 91489
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Windows Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Windows Administrator in the job title.

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 23 July 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Windows Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +38 21 £70,000 +75.00%
London +53 20 £70,000 +48.93%
South East +22 1 £62,500 +56.25%
Reading - 1 £62,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £62,500 -

Senior Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Senior Windows Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Windows Administrator in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (81.82%) VMware
3 22 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 18 (54.55%) PowerShell
5 16 (48.48%) Finance
5 16 (48.48%) Linux
6 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (39.39%) Migration
6 13 (39.39%) Cisco
7 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (33.33%) SCOM
7 11 (33.33%) VBScript
8 10 (30.30%) Windows Server
8 10 (30.30%) Open Source
9 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (27.27%) SAN
10 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
10 8 (24.24%) DNS
10 8 (24.24%) vSphere
11 7 (21.21%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (21.21%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
11 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
11 7 (21.21%) Back Office
12 6 (18.18%) Firewall
12 6 (18.18%) DHCP
12 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
12 6 (18.18%) vCloud
13 5 (15.15%) VMware ESXi

Senior Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) Confluence
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) CloudStack
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
3 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Office 365
2 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.12%) OpenShift
2 4 (12.12%) SaaS
3 3 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (9.09%) Google Apps
3 3 (9.09%) Route 53
3 3 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) SAN
2 8 (24.24%) DNS
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (18.18%) DHCP
4 6 (18.18%) Firewall
4 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (15.15%) VLAN
5 5 (15.15%) VoIP
6 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (9.09%) iSCSI
7 3 (9.09%) LAN
8 2 (6.06%) 802.11
8 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (6.06%) Network Security
8 2 (6.06%) OSPF
8 2 (6.06%) VPN
8 2 (6.06%) WAN
8 2 (6.06%) Wireless
8 2 (6.06%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
1 3 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
3 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) LAMP
1 3 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Clustering
1 4 (12.12%) EMC VNX
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (9.09%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (6.06%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (6.06%) iPhone
3 2 (6.06%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Linux
3 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (30.30%) Windows Server
5 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
6 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (9.09%) CentOS
7 3 (9.09%) Mac OS X
7 3 (9.09%) Unix
7 3 (9.09%) Windows 10
8 2 (6.06%) Android
8 2 (6.06%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (3.03%) Solaris
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Migration
2 10 (30.30%) Open Source
3 7 (21.21%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (15.15%) ITIL
5 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) Computer Security
5 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.09%) Resource Management
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.03%) Analytics
7 1 (3.03%) Business Analytics
7 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.03%) Coaching
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.03%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Security Patching
7 1 (3.03%) Security Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 11 (33.33%) VBScript
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) Java
4 4 (12.12%) Perl
4 4 (12.12%) Python
4 4 (12.12%) Ruby
5 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.06%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (9.09%) CCNA
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) MCSA
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 3 (9.09%) BS7799
2 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (24.24%) vSphere
4 6 (18.18%) vCloud
5 5 (15.15%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
7 2 (6.06%) VMFS
8 1 (3.03%) KVM
8 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) SCOM
2 5 (15.15%) SCCM
2 5 (15.15%) WSUS
3 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 3 (9.09%) Casper Suite
5 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
5 2 (6.06%) Nagios
5 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
5 2 (6.06%) SnapMirror
5 2 (6.06%) SnapVault
5 2 (6.06%) vMotion
6 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) VMware
2 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 13 (39.39%) Cisco
4 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
5 5 (15.15%) EMC
6 4 (12.12%) Qualys
7 3 (9.09%) Apple
7 3 (9.09%) Citrix
7 3 (9.09%) Dell
7 3 (9.09%) Google
7 3 (9.09%) Juniper
7 3 (9.09%) NetApp
8 2 (6.06%) HP
8 2 (6.06%) Meraki
8 2 (6.06%) Mitel
8 2 (6.06%) SAP
8 2 (6.06%) Veeam
8 2 (6.06%) WatchGuard
9 1 (3.03%) IBM
9 1 (3.03%) Rackspace