The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Windows Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Administrator
Rank 741 727 733
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 149 237 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 133 223 224
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £36,600 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -2.40%

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
90486 104724 110047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.27% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 75738 87307 89008
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Windows Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 1 October 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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 -19 143 £42,500 +13.33% 18
London +44 93 £50,000 +25.00% 9
South East +35 18 £43,750 +19.53% 7
East Midlands +14 13 £45,000 +30.43%
Yorkshire +27 11 £36,250 +5.07%
City of London +53 7 £55,000 +42.85% 2
Brighton +13 6 £39,750 -0.62%
East Sussex +12 6 £39,750 -0.62%
West Yorkshire +19 5 £37,500 +25.00%
Surrey +7 5 £49,000 +40.00%
Leeds +28 4 £37,500 +25.00%
Berkshire +23 4 £50,000 +42.85% 2
North Yorkshire +10 4 £35,000 -12.50%
East of England +9 3 £41,250 +21.32% 1
North West -1 3 £36,000 +10.76% 1
Chiswick -2 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Croydon - 3 £33,000 -
Woking - 3 £49,000 -
Liverpool - 3 £36,000 -
Merseyside - 3 £36,000 -
York +11 2 £35,000 -
Essex +11 2 £38,125 -13.35%
Sheffield +5 2 £41,250 +26.92%
South Yorkshire +1 2 £41,250 +26.92%
South Wales -3 2 £36,750 -5.76% 2
South West -7 2 £32,500 -15.58%
Leicestershire -8 2 £45,000 +38.46%
Wales -9 2 £36,750 -5.76% 2
Gloucestershire - 2 £32,500 -
Uxbridge - 2 £55,000 -

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Windows Administrator in the job title.

1 318 (100.00%) Windows
2 217 (68.24%) Windows Server
3 201 (63.21%) Active Directory
4 161 (50.63%) VMware
5 132 (41.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 128 (40.25%) PowerShell
7 125 (39.31%) Microsoft
8 120 (37.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 114 (35.85%) Linux
10 99 (31.13%) SCCM
11 87 (27.36%) MS Exchange
12 74 (23.27%) VMware Infrastructure
13 73 (22.96%) Finance
14 64 (20.13%) SAN
15 57 (17.92%) Citrix
15 57 (17.92%) Data Centre
16 56 (17.61%) vSphere
17 55 (17.30%) SQL Server
18 54 (16.98%) Firewall
19 53 (16.67%) SQL
19 53 (16.67%) Hyper-V
20 51 (16.04%) IIS
20 51 (16.04%) Red Hat
21 50 (15.72%) DNS
22 48 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2010
22 48 (15.09%) Office 365
23 44 (13.84%) Exchange Server 2013
23 44 (13.84%) Windows Server 2003
24 39 (12.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 39 (12.26%) Amazon AWS

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 87 (27.36%) MS Exchange
2 51 (16.04%) IIS
3 48 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 44 (13.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (7.55%) SharePoint
6 21 (6.60%) Apache
7 17 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (4.09%) Skype for Business
9 12 (3.77%) SAS
10 9 (2.83%) nginx
11 8 (2.52%) JBoss
12 7 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.63%) CloudStack
13 2 (0.63%) Confluence
14 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.31%) CMS
14 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
Applications
1 30 (9.43%) MS Office
2 28 (8.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 48 (15.09%) Office 365
2 39 (12.26%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (6.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (5.03%) SaaS
5 8 (2.52%) IaaS
6 6 (1.89%) OpenShift
7 5 (1.57%) G Suite
7 5 (1.57%) PaaS
8 2 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.63%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.31%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.31%) Route 53
9 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 64 (20.13%) SAN
2 54 (16.98%) Firewall
3 50 (15.72%) DNS
4 36 (11.32%) DHCP
5 33 (10.38%) NAS
6 25 (7.86%) TCP/IP
7 21 (6.60%) VPN
8 17 (5.35%) iSCSI
9 15 (4.72%) LAN
10 14 (4.40%) Wireless
11 11 (3.46%) Internet
11 11 (3.46%) VoIP
12 10 (3.14%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (3.14%) WAN
13 9 (2.83%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (2.52%) Network Security
14 8 (2.52%) SMTP
15 7 (2.20%) FTP
16 6 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
16 6 (1.89%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (17.30%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (5.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.20%) MySQL
5 7 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.63%) DB2
7 2 (0.63%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.31%) Big Data
8 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.31%) QlikView
8 1 (0.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (5.35%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.52%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.20%) Subversion
4 3 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.63%) GitLab
5 2 (0.63%) JIRA
6 1 (0.31%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 73 (22.96%) Finance
2 32 (10.06%) Banking
3 13 (4.09%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.83%) Retail
5 8 (2.52%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.20%) Marketing
7 5 (1.57%) Law
7 5 (1.57%) Legal
8 4 (1.26%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.26%) Games
9 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.31%) Advertising
10 1 (0.31%) Back Office
10 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.09%) Web Services
2 8 (2.52%) .NET
3 7 (2.20%) JSON
3 7 (2.20%) LAPP Stack
4 6 (1.89%) AngularJS
4 6 (1.89%) LAMP
4 6 (1.89%) XML
5 4 (1.26%) X-Windows
6 2 (0.63%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.31%) CSS
7 1 (0.31%) HTML
7 1 (0.31%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (17.92%) Data Centre
2 27 (8.49%) Fat Client
2 27 (8.49%) Thin Client
3 19 (5.97%) Clustering
4 12 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.14%) Hedge funds
5 10 (3.14%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.20%) Private Cloud
7 6 (1.89%) PKI
7 6 (1.89%) Replication
8 5 (1.57%) EMC VNX
9 4 (1.26%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.94%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.94%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.94%) Fintech
11 2 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.63%) CMDB
11 2 (0.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.63%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 318 (100.00%) Windows
2 217 (68.24%) Windows Server
3 132 (41.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 120 (37.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 114 (35.85%) Linux
6 44 (13.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (12.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 36 (11.32%) Windows 7
9 19 (5.97%) Windows 10
10 13 (4.09%) Windows 8
11 12 (3.77%) Unix
12 10 (3.14%) CentOS
12 10 (3.14%) Windows Mobile
13 8 (2.52%) Solaris
14 6 (1.89%) Debian
15 5 (1.57%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.63%) Android
16 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.63%) SUSE
16 2 (0.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (6.92%) Capacity Planning
1 22 (6.92%) ITIL
2 20 (6.29%) Configuration Management
3 18 (5.66%) DevOps
3 18 (5.66%) Migration
4 17 (5.35%) E-Commerce
4 17 (5.35%) Problem Management
5 16 (5.03%) Analytics
5 16 (5.03%) Server Building
6 15 (4.72%) Root Cause Analysis
7 14 (4.40%) Coaching
8 13 (4.09%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (3.77%) Business Analytics
9 12 (3.77%) Load Balancing
9 12 (3.77%) Security Patching
10 11 (3.46%) Open Source
11 10 (3.14%) High Availability
11 10 (3.14%) Mentoring
11 10 (3.14%) Patch Management
11 10 (3.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 128 (40.25%) PowerShell
2 53 (16.67%) SQL
3 21 (6.60%) Python
4 15 (4.72%) Perl
5 14 (4.40%) VB
5 14 (4.40%) VBScript
6 12 (3.77%) C#
7 10 (3.14%) Bash Shell
7 10 (3.14%) Java
7 10 (3.14%) Ruby
8 9 (2.83%) PHP
9 7 (2.20%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.20%) VB6
10 6 (1.89%) C++
11 3 (0.94%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.94%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.31%) C
12 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (8.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (7.55%) Degree
2 24 (7.55%) MCSE
3 18 (5.66%) MCSA
4 15 (4.72%) SC Cleared
4 15 (4.72%) Security Cleared
5 13 (4.09%) CCNA
5 13 (4.09%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (3.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (2.83%) CCA
7 9 (2.83%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.57%) MCITP
10 2 (0.63%) GCIH
10 2 (0.63%) GIAC
10 2 (0.63%) MCP
11 1 (0.31%) PhD
11 1 (0.31%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.66%) PCI DSS
2 17 (5.35%) QA
3 11 (3.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.26%) SLA
5 1 (0.31%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 201 (63.21%) Active Directory
2 74 (23.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (17.61%) vSphere
4 53 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 13 (4.09%) VMware Server
6 12 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.52%) Firmware
7 8 (2.52%) Virtual Desktop
7 8 (2.52%) VMware ESX
8 6 (1.89%) Varnish
9 5 (1.57%) vCloud
10 4 (1.26%) XenApp
11 3 (0.94%) Docker
11 3 (0.94%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.63%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.63%) KVM
12 2 (0.63%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.63%) VMFS
12 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 99 (31.13%) SCCM
2 35 (11.01%) SCOM
3 24 (7.55%) Backup Exec
3 24 (7.55%) Puppet
4 22 (6.92%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (5.35%) WSUS
6 11 (3.46%) NetBackup
7 10 (3.14%) Microsoft Clustering
7 10 (3.14%) Rundeck
8 8 (2.52%) Failover Clustering
9 7 (2.20%) Ansible
9 7 (2.20%) Nagios
10 6 (1.89%) Cacti
10 6 (1.89%) Munin
10 6 (1.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 3 (0.94%) Nessus
12 2 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.63%) SnapMirror
12 2 (0.63%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 161 (50.63%) VMware
2 125 (39.31%) Microsoft
3 57 (17.92%) Citrix
4 51 (16.04%) Red Hat
5 34 (10.69%) Cisco
6 26 (8.18%) NetApp
7 23 (7.23%) EMC
8 22 (6.92%) HP
9 21 (6.60%) Veeam
10 19 (5.97%) Dell
11 16 (5.03%) Symantec
12 13 (4.09%) SAP
13 12 (3.77%) Avaya
14 10 (3.14%) Juniper
14 10 (3.14%) Oracle
15 9 (2.83%) Qualys
16 8 (2.52%) Apple
17 7 (2.20%) Google
18 6 (1.89%) CheckPoint
19 5 (1.57%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30877 per annum
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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South East
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Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
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Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Life Insurance, Company Pension Sche
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + 30 days hol + more
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Port Talbot
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible working, 25 days holiday
Posted: 12 days ago
Chiswick
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: up to £28,000 + Pension & Private Medical
Posted: 11 days ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Virium Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent on experience
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