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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Windows Administrator
Rank 903 944 978
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Windows Administrator 20 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.026% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.027% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 23
Median salary £66,250 £47,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.95% -14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £36,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+11.72% -7.05%

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
94900 105542 116515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80031 87022 95416
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 27 June 2016 within the UK.

Senior Windows Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Windows Administrator
Top 7 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 27 June 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 +30 20 £66,250 +40.95%
London +33 17 £70,000 +37.25%
East Midlands +14 2 £40,500 +1.25%
Derbyshire - 2 £40,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £62,500 -
South East - 1 £62,500 -
Reading - 1 £62,500 -

Senior Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 26 (78.79%) VMware
3 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
3 20 (60.61%) Linux
4 17 (51.52%) PowerShell
5 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
7 12 (36.36%) DNS
7 12 (36.36%) Cisco
8 11 (33.33%) Finance
8 11 (33.33%) SAN
9 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (27.27%) Migration
11 8 (24.24%) SQL
11 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
12 7 (21.21%) VBScript
12 7 (21.21%) DHCP
12 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
12 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
12 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
12 7 (21.21%) VLAN
12 7 (21.21%) SCOM
12 7 (21.21%) Back Office
12 7 (21.21%) vSphere
13 6 (18.18%) Open Source
13 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
14 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development

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%) IIS
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 2 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.15%) Office 365
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 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (6.06%) OpenShift
4 2 (6.06%) SaaS
5 1 (3.03%) IaaS
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) DNS
2 11 (33.33%) SAN
3 7 (21.21%) DHCP
3 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
3 7 (21.21%) VLAN
4 5 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (15.15%) Firewall
4 5 (15.15%) VoIP
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (12.12%) iSCSI
6 3 (9.09%) LAN
6 3 (9.09%) WAN
7 2 (6.06%) 802.11
7 2 (6.06%) HTTP
7 2 (6.06%) MPLS
7 2 (6.06%) OSPF
7 2 (6.06%) VPN
7 2 (6.06%) Wireless
7 2 (6.06%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) TeamCity
2 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 3 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (6.06%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Back Office
3 2 (6.06%) Electronics
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
1 3 (9.09%) LAMP
1 3 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (9.09%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (6.06%) EMC VNX
3 2 (6.06%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (6.06%) iPhone
3 2 (6.06%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Linux
3 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (15.15%) Mac OS X
5 5 (15.15%) 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%) 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 9 (27.27%) Migration
2 6 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (18.18%) Open Source
3 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Computer Security
4 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 2 (6.06%) Application Virtualisation
5 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.06%) Change Management
5 2 (6.06%) DevOps
5 2 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.06%) Security Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.03%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (3.03%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) PowerShell
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) VBScript
4 4 (12.12%) Ruby
5 3 (9.09%) Java
5 3 (9.09%) Perl
5 3 (9.09%) Python
5 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.06%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) CCNA
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) MCSA
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) BS7799
1 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
2 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.21%) vSphere
4 4 (12.12%) vCloud
5 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (6.06%) VMFS
7 1 (3.03%) KVM
7 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) SCOM
2 5 (15.15%) SCCM
3 3 (9.09%) Casper Suite
3 3 (9.09%) Nagios
3 3 (9.09%) WSUS
4 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
4 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
4 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (6.06%) SnapMirror
4 2 (6.06%) SnapVault
4 2 (6.06%) vMotion
5 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) VMware
2 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 12 (36.36%) Cisco
4 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
5 5 (15.15%) NetApp
6 4 (12.12%) Citrix
6 4 (12.12%) Dell
6 4 (12.12%) EMC
7 3 (9.09%) Apple
7 3 (9.09%) Google
7 3 (9.09%) HP
7 3 (9.09%) Juniper
7 3 (9.09%) Rackspace
7 3 (9.09%) SAP
8 2 (6.06%) IBM
8 2 (6.06%) Meraki
8 2 (6.06%) Mitel
8 2 (6.06%) Qualys
8 2 (6.06%) Veeam
8 2 (6.06%) WatchGuard