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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Windows Administrator
Rank 898 856 878
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Windows Administrator 5 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.007% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.008% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 5
Average salary £46,250 £47,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,250 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £53,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +41.44%

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
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014 within the UK.

Senior Windows Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Windows Administrator
Top 8 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 20 August 2014. 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 -16 5 £46,250 +2.77% 1
City of London -6 2 £55,000 +22.22% 1
London -14 2 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Saffron Walden - 2 £37,500 -
Essex - 2 £37,500 -
East of England - 2 £37,500 -
South West - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -

Senior Windows Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
6 4 (26.67%) IIS
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) SAN
6 4 (26.67%) Internet
6 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) Ruby
6 4 (26.67%) Clustering
7 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (20.00%) WSUS
7 3 (20.00%) SCCM
7 3 (20.00%) SCOM
7 3 (20.00%) Network Security
7 3 (20.00%) NAS
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) DNS
7 3 (20.00%) SSL

Senior Windows Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 4 (26.67%) IIS
1 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (26.67%) SAN
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
2 3 (20.00%) Network Security
2 3 (20.00%) NAS
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) SSL
2 3 (20.00%) IPv4
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
2 3 (20.00%) HTTP
3 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Grid Computing
2 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) AIX
5 2 (13.33%) Solaris
5 2 (13.33%) UNIX
6 1 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (13.33%) MOF
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Network Design
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (26.67%) Ruby
3 3 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (13.33%) XenApp
4 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (13.33%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) WSUS
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
1 3 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) NetApp
3 2 (13.33%) Intel
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) RightFax
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat