The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Windows Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Administrator
Rank 804 804 693
Rank change year-on-year
0 -111
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 89 103 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.090% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.095% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 83 92 144
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Windows Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Administrator in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Windows Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows Administrator
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Administrator within the UK.

Windows Administrator Salary Trend in the UK

Windows Administrator
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Administrator over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Windows Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Administrator
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
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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 +2 88 £40,000 -9.09% 8
London +8 44 £41,250 -8.33% 6
South East +22 24 £41,925 +6.13%
Yorkshire +17 10 £30,000 +3.44%
Berkshire +13 8 £55,000 +57.14%
Reading 0 6 £55,000 +57.14%
Leeds - 6 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £30,000 -
Surrey +6 5 £36,600 -22.94%
Hampshire - 5 £41,925 -
Middlesex - 4 £38,750 -
North West - 4 £22,000 - 1
Merseyside - 3 £22,000 -
Liverpool - 3 £22,000 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Surbiton - 3 £67,500 -
Docklands, London - 3 £43,750 -
Havant - 3 £45,175 -
City of London +22 2 £52,500 -4.54%
East of England -16 2 £39,000 -11.36%
South West -24 2 £38,688 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £48,750 -
Newbury - 2 £37,500 -
Portsmouth - 2 £41,500 -
Bicester - 2 £48,750 -
Cambridge +8 1 £38,500 -30.00%
Cambridgeshire +6 1 £38,500 -30.00%
South Yorkshire +5 1 £30,000 +3.44%
Hertfordshire -11 1 £39,500 -3.65%
Gloucestershire -16 1 £31,000 -

Windows Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Windows Administrator in their job title.

1 212 (100.00%) Windows
2 136 (64.15%) Active Directory
3 126 (59.43%) VMware
4 121 (57.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 89 (41.98%) PowerShell
5 89 (41.98%) DNS
6 85 (40.09%) Microsoft
7 72 (33.96%) IIS
8 66 (31.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 61 (28.77%) Linux
9 61 (28.77%) SQL Server
10 58 (27.36%) TCP/IP
10 58 (27.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 57 (26.89%) Citrix
12 56 (26.42%) Cisco
13 55 (25.94%) Windows Server 2003
13 55 (25.94%) SQL
14 50 (23.58%) Finance
15 49 (23.11%) MS Exchange
15 49 (23.11%) DHCP
16 41 (19.34%) MS Excel
17 38 (17.92%) Microsoft Certification
18 37 (17.45%) Red Hat
18 37 (17.45%) ITIL
19 35 (16.51%) Puppet
19 35 (16.51%) Firewall
20 34 (16.04%) Windows 7
21 33 (15.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 31 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
23 27 (12.74%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Windows Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 72 (33.96%) IIS
2 49 (23.11%) MS Exchange
3 27 (12.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (5.19%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (4.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (4.25%) Apache
6 9 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (3.30%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (2.83%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (2.36%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.89%) Lync
10 4 (1.89%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.47%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.47%) CMS
11 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.47%) nginx
Applications
1 41 (19.34%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.19%) MS Office
3 2 (0.94%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.25%) Office 365
3 7 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (1.42%) GitHub
4 3 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.47%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 89 (41.98%) DNS
2 58 (27.36%) TCP/IP
3 49 (23.11%) DHCP
4 35 (16.51%) Firewall
5 20 (9.43%) SAN
6 19 (8.96%) Cisco IOS
7 18 (8.49%) LAN
8 17 (8.02%) WAN
8 17 (8.02%) Network Security
9 11 (5.19%) iSCSI
10 8 (3.77%) NAS
10 8 (3.77%) VPN
11 6 (2.83%) VoIP
12 5 (2.36%) Internet
13 3 (1.42%) HTTP
14 2 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
15 1 (0.47%) VLAN
15 1 (0.47%) NetScaler
15 1 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
15 1 (0.47%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (28.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.36%) MySQL
5 2 (0.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (4.25%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.77%) TeamCity
3 5 (2.36%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.36%) Subversion
4 4 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.42%) JIRA
General
1 50 (23.58%) Finance
2 12 (5.66%) Games
2 12 (5.66%) Banking
3 10 (4.72%) Legal
4 3 (1.42%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.42%) Retail
5 2 (0.94%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.94%) Private Banking
5 2 (0.94%) Back Office
6 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Marketing
6 1 (0.47%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.47%) Cantonese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.38%) Web Services
2 18 (8.49%) .NET
3 7 (3.30%) Middleware
4 5 (2.36%) Software Packaging
4 5 (2.36%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (0.94%) COM
6 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.96%) Clustering
3 18 (8.49%) Management Information System
4 13 (6.13%) Hedge funds
5 12 (5.66%) Replication
5 12 (5.66%) Data Centre
6 7 (3.30%) Blackberry
7 6 (2.83%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.36%) PKI
9 4 (1.89%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.42%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.42%) BBC
10 3 (1.42%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.94%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.94%) Online Games
11 2 (0.94%) Online Gambling
11 2 (0.94%) iPad
12 1 (0.47%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.47%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 212 (100.00%) Windows
2 121 (57.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (28.77%) Linux
4 58 (27.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (25.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (16.04%) Windows 7
7 33 (15.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (6.60%) Windows 8
9 8 (3.77%) Windows XP
10 7 (3.30%) UNIX
10 7 (3.30%) CentOS
11 6 (2.83%) Debian
11 6 (2.83%) Ubuntu
12 5 (2.36%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.94%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.47%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (17.45%) ITIL
2 26 (12.26%) Configuration Management
3 22 (10.38%) Release Management
4 19 (8.96%) DevOps
5 18 (8.49%) Load Balancing
5 18 (8.49%) Workflow
6 13 (6.13%) Software Deployment
7 12 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (5.19%) Asset Management
8 11 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (4.72%) E-Commerce
9 10 (4.72%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (3.30%) Patch Management
10 7 (3.30%) Migration
11 6 (2.83%) Change Management
11 6 (2.83%) Data Analysis
11 6 (2.83%) Line Management
11 6 (2.83%) Vulnerability Management
12 5 (2.36%) SIEM
12 5 (2.36%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 89 (41.98%) PowerShell
2 55 (25.94%) SQL
3 25 (11.79%) Perl
4 24 (11.32%) Bash Shell
5 11 (5.19%) Python
6 8 (3.77%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.36%) Ruby
8 3 (1.42%) Java
9 2 (0.94%) C
10 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (17.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (12.26%) Degree
3 21 (9.91%) MCSE
4 14 (6.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (6.13%) MCSA
5 13 (6.13%) A+ Certification
6 11 (5.19%) Security+ Certification
6 11 (5.19%) Network+ Certification
7 10 (4.72%) CCNA
7 10 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (3.77%) SC Cleared
8 8 (3.77%) Security Cleared
9 5 (2.36%) CISSP
10 4 (1.89%) MCITP
11 3 (1.42%) CCNP
12 2 (0.94%) MCP
12 2 (0.94%) Linux+ Certification
12 2 (0.94%) LPIC
13 1 (0.47%) VCP4
13 1 (0.47%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.83%) QA
2 5 (2.36%) SLA
3 3 (1.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 136 (64.15%) Active Directory
2 66 (31.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (11.32%) vSphere
4 21 (9.91%) Hyper-V
4 21 (9.91%) VMware ESX
5 18 (8.49%) XenApp
6 9 (4.25%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (2.83%) Firmware
8 4 (1.89%) Varnish
9 3 (1.42%) Xen
10 2 (0.94%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.47%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (16.51%) Puppet
2 22 (10.38%) SCCM
2 22 (10.38%) SCOM
3 11 (5.19%) Backup Exec
4 8 (3.77%) Nagios
4 8 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (3.30%) WSUS
5 7 (3.30%) Graphite
6 4 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (1.89%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.89%) logstash
6 4 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (1.42%) StatsD
8 1 (0.47%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.47%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.47%) Netcool
8 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 126 (59.43%) VMware
2 85 (40.09%) Microsoft
3 57 (26.89%) Citrix
4 56 (26.42%) Cisco
5 37 (17.45%) Red Hat
6 16 (7.55%) HP
7 11 (5.19%) IBM
7 11 (5.19%) Altiris
7 11 (5.19%) Google
7 11 (5.19%) Riverbed
8 8 (3.77%) NetApp
9 7 (3.30%) Sophos
10 5 (2.36%) Cyber-Ark
10 5 (2.36%) Symantec
11 4 (1.89%) AppSense
11 4 (1.89%) Lumension
12 3 (1.42%) Apple
13 2 (0.94%) Compaq
13 2 (0.94%) EMC
14 1 (0.47%) Intel
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