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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Windows Administrator
Rank 894 938 984
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Windows Administrator 15 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.025% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.026% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 29
Median salary £45,000 £47,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,250 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%

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
95982 104272 114131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80766 85499 93521
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +11 15 £45,000 -4.76%
London +38 12 £45,000 -11.76%
East Midlands +8 2 £40,500 +1.25%
Derbyshire - 2 £40,500 -
South East - 1 £62,500 -
Reading - 1 £62,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £62,500 -

Senior Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (70.59%) VMware
3 22 (64.71%) Linux
4 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
5 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
7 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
8 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (41.18%) SAN
9 13 (38.24%) SQL
9 13 (38.24%) DNS
9 13 (38.24%) PowerShell
10 11 (32.35%) Cisco
11 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
11 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
12 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
13 8 (23.53%) Red Hat
13 8 (23.53%) Clustering
13 8 (23.53%) Office 365
13 8 (23.53%) vSphere
14 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
14 7 (20.59%) Capacity Planning
14 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (20.59%) Back Office
14 7 (20.59%) Finance
14 7 (20.59%) VLAN
14 7 (20.59%) NetApp
14 7 (20.59%) DHCP

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 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Confluence
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) CloudStack
4 1 (2.94%) JBoss
4 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Office 365
2 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (8.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (8.82%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (8.82%) Google Apps
3 3 (8.82%) Route 53
3 3 (8.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) IaaS
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.94%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) SAN
2 13 (38.24%) DNS
3 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
4 7 (20.59%) DHCP
4 7 (20.59%) VLAN
5 6 (17.65%) Firewall
5 6 (17.65%) iSCSI
6 5 (14.71%) VoIP
6 5 (14.71%) WAN
7 4 (11.76%) BGP
7 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (11.76%) MPLS
7 4 (11.76%) VPLS
8 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (8.82%) LAN
8 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (5.88%) HTTP
9 2 (5.88%) VPN
9 2 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) TeamCity
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.82%) JIRA
2 3 (8.82%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (20.59%) Back Office
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Electronics
2 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 4 (11.76%) Marketing
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
1 3 (8.82%) LAMP
1 3 (8.82%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Clustering
2 6 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (5.88%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (5.88%) iPhone
4 2 (5.88%) Replication
5 1 (2.94%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (64.71%) Linux
3 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
5 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
7 5 (14.71%) Mac OS X
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (8.82%) CentOS
8 3 (8.82%) Unix
8 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
9 2 (5.88%) Android
9 2 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (2.94%) Solaris
10 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (11.76%) Migration
3 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
3 4 (11.76%) Security Testing
4 3 (8.82%) Computer Security
4 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (8.82%) Resource Management
4 3 (8.82%) Web Design
5 2 (5.88%) Application Virtualisation
5 2 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) DevOps
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL
5 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.94%) Coaching
6 1 (2.94%) Security Patching
6 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) PowerShell
1 13 (38.24%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) Ruby
2 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.88%) Java
3 2 (5.88%) Perl
3 2 (5.88%) Python
3 2 (5.88%) VB
3 2 (5.88%) VBScript
4 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) CCNA
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCSA
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) BS7799
1 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (23.53%) vSphere
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.82%) vCloud
6 2 (5.88%) VMFS
6 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.88%) XenServer
7 1 (2.94%) KVM
7 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) SCCM
2 5 (14.71%) Nagios
3 3 (8.82%) Casper Suite
4 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.88%) SCOM
4 2 (5.88%) SnapMirror
4 2 (5.88%) SnapVault
4 2 (5.88%) vMotion
4 2 (5.88%) WSUS
5 1 (2.94%) Puppet
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) VMware
2 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 11 (32.35%) Cisco
4 8 (23.53%) Red Hat
5 7 (20.59%) NetApp
6 6 (17.65%) Citrix
7 5 (14.71%) Dell
7 5 (14.71%) SAP
8 4 (11.76%) EMC
9 3 (8.82%) Apple
9 3 (8.82%) Google
9 3 (8.82%) HP
9 3 (8.82%) IBM
9 3 (8.82%) Juniper
9 3 (8.82%) Rackspace
10 2 (5.88%) Meraki
10 2 (5.88%) Mitel
10 2 (5.88%) Veeam
10 2 (5.88%) WatchGuard
11 1 (2.94%) Symantec