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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Administrator
UK
Rank 694 749 755
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 155 190 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 128 175 173
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%

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
80378 98697 102848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 82822 84999
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 February 2017 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +63 145 £45,000 +5.88% 20
London +55 88 £52,500 +10.52% 11
East of England +41 21 £31,750 +7.62% 3
East Midlands - 16 £42,500 -
Northamptonshire - 16 £42,500 -
Northampton - 13 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire - 12 £25,000 - 1
City of London +45 11 £42,500 +6.25%
South East +28 10 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Watford - 8 £24,500 -
Essex +27 6 £45,000 +42.85% 1
South West +4 6 £36,500 -7.40%
Colchester - 6 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire +23 4 £33,777 -20.89% 2
Kingston Upon Thames +18 4 £61,250 +44.11% 1
Stevenage - 4 £31,750 -
Berkshire +28 3 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Gloucestershire -6 3 £52,500 +25.74%
West Midlands +29 2 £52,500 +62.79% 2
Scotland +29 2 - -
Edinburgh +6 2 - -
North West -7 2 £55,000 +57.14%
Liverpool - 2 £55,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £55,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £34,389 -
Bedford - 2 £37,500 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £37,500 - 1
Reading +37 1 £40,000 - 1
Slough +25 1 £47,500 +41.79%
Milton Keynes +18 1 £21,000 -40.00%

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 329 (100.00%) Windows
2 215 (65.35%) Active Directory
3 188 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 170 (51.67%) VMware
5 136 (41.34%) Microsoft
6 132 (40.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 119 (36.17%) Linux
8 107 (32.52%) PowerShell
9 102 (31.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 87 (26.44%) VMware Infrastructure
11 81 (24.62%) SCCM
11 81 (24.62%) Amazon AWS
12 77 (23.40%) Finance
13 76 (23.10%) IIS
13 76 (23.10%) Office 365
14 74 (22.49%) Data Centre
15 64 (19.45%) MS Exchange
16 63 (19.15%) Citrix
17 61 (18.54%) SQL
18 57 (17.33%) DNS
18 57 (17.33%) Red Hat
19 51 (15.50%) Firewall
20 50 (15.20%) MS Excel
21 49 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
22 46 (13.98%) Microsoft Certification
23 45 (13.68%) DHCP
24 43 (13.07%) MCSA
25 42 (12.77%) SQL Server
25 42 (12.77%) ITIL
26 41 (12.46%) DevOps

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 76 (23.10%) IIS
2 64 (19.45%) MS Exchange
3 34 (10.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (9.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 26 (7.90%) SharePoint
6 20 (6.08%) WebSphere
7 16 (4.86%) Skype for Business
8 15 (4.56%) Tomcat
9 14 (4.26%) Apache
10 7 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (1.22%) JBoss
12 3 (0.91%) DNN
13 2 (0.61%) Confluence
13 2 (0.61%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.30%) nginx
14 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 50 (15.20%) MS Excel
2 27 (8.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 81 (24.62%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (23.10%) Office 365
3 49 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (8.51%) SaaS
5 4 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.22%) PaaS
6 3 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.61%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.61%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.61%) IaaS
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.30%) GitHub
8 1 (0.30%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 57 (17.33%) DNS
2 51 (15.50%) Firewall
3 45 (13.68%) DHCP
4 36 (10.94%) SAN
5 25 (7.60%) TCP/IP
6 24 (7.29%) LAN
6 24 (7.29%) WAN
7 23 (6.99%) NAS
8 14 (4.26%) Wireless
9 13 (3.95%) Skype
10 12 (3.65%) Internet
10 12 (3.65%) VoIP
10 12 (3.65%) VPN
11 8 (2.43%) HTTP
11 8 (2.43%) LDAP
11 8 (2.43%) VLAN
12 6 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (1.52%) Intranet
13 5 (1.52%) Network Security
13 5 (1.52%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.04%) MySQL
3 9 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (1.22%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.61%) CouchDB
7 2 (0.61%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.30%) DB2
8 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (3.95%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.22%) JIRA
4 3 (0.91%) Bitbucket
4 3 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.61%) GCC
5 2 (0.61%) Maven
5 2 (0.61%) MSI
5 2 (0.61%) NuGet
5 2 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.30%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.30%) Subversion
6 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 77 (23.40%) Finance
2 33 (10.03%) Banking
3 13 (3.95%) Legal
4 11 (3.34%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.04%) Marketing
6 8 (2.43%) Games
7 7 (2.13%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.52%) Retail
9 4 (1.22%) Advertising
9 4 (1.22%) Back Office
9 4 (1.22%) Publishing
10 3 (0.91%) Electronics
11 1 (0.30%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (7.90%) XML
2 22 (6.69%) Web Services
3 9 (2.74%) .NET
4 3 (0.91%) SOAP
5 2 (0.61%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (0.61%) Middleware
5 2 (0.61%) ODBC
6 1 (0.30%) CSS
6 1 (0.30%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.30%) HTML
6 1 (0.30%) HTML5
6 1 (0.30%) J2EE
6 1 (0.30%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 74 (22.49%) Data Centre
2 32 (9.73%) Fat Client
2 32 (9.73%) Thin Client
3 19 (5.78%) iSeries
3 19 (5.78%) Public Cloud
4 18 (5.47%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.34%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (2.74%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.43%) Clustering
8 8 (2.43%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.22%) User Experience
10 3 (0.91%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.91%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.91%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.91%) Replication
11 2 (0.61%) EFT
11 2 (0.61%) iPad
11 2 (0.61%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 329 (100.00%) Windows
2 188 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 132 (40.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 119 (36.17%) Linux
5 102 (31.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (11.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (11.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (9.42%) Windows 7
8 14 (4.26%) CentOS
8 14 (4.26%) Windows 10
9 13 (3.95%) Windows 8
10 12 (3.65%) Unix
11 8 (2.43%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.52%) Solaris
13 4 (1.22%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.22%) Debian
13 4 (1.22%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.91%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.91%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (12.77%) ITIL
2 41 (12.46%) DevOps
3 38 (11.55%) E-Commerce
4 29 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (7.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 21 (6.38%) GAP Analysis
6 21 (6.38%) Kanban
7 20 (6.08%) Information Security
8 19 (5.78%) E-business
8 19 (5.78%) Root Cause Analysis
9 18 (5.47%) Change Management
9 18 (5.47%) Configuration Management
9 18 (5.47%) Vulnerability Management
10 17 (5.17%) B2B
10 17 (5.17%) Security Operations
10 17 (5.17%) SIEM
10 17 (5.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 16 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (4.86%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (4.56%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (32.52%) PowerShell
2 61 (18.54%) SQL
3 29 (8.81%) Java
4 18 (5.47%) C#
5 17 (5.17%) Python
6 10 (3.04%) Bash Shell
7 9 (2.74%) VB
8 8 (2.43%) VBScript
9 7 (2.13%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.52%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.22%) Perl
12 3 (0.91%) C
12 3 (0.91%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.61%) VBA
14 1 (0.30%) C++
14 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (13.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (13.07%) MCSA
3 34 (10.33%) MCSE
4 26 (7.90%) Degree
5 16 (4.86%) CCNA
5 16 (4.86%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (4.26%) GCIH
6 14 (4.26%) GIAC
7 12 (3.65%) Security Cleared
8 7 (2.13%) MCP
9 6 (1.82%) MCITP
10 5 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (1.22%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.91%) CCA
12 3 (0.91%) CCNP
12 3 (0.91%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.61%) PhD
14 1 (0.30%) CCEA
14 1 (0.30%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.42%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.43%) QA
3 7 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 215 (65.35%) Active Directory
2 87 (26.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (10.94%) Hyper-V
4 27 (8.21%) vSphere
5 20 (6.08%) VMware Server
6 8 (2.43%) Firmware
7 7 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.52%) XenApp
8 5 (1.52%) XenServer
9 4 (1.22%) Shibboleth
9 4 (1.22%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.91%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.61%) Postfix
12 1 (0.30%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.30%) Samba
12 1 (0.30%) Squid
12 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 81 (24.62%) SCCM
2 26 (7.90%) Puppet
3 25 (7.60%) SCOM
4 23 (6.99%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (5.78%) WSUS
6 17 (5.17%) Nessus
7 12 (3.65%) Ansible
8 11 (3.34%) Backup Exec
9 8 (2.43%) NetBackup
10 6 (1.82%) Rundeck
11 5 (1.52%) Opsview
12 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
12 4 (1.22%) Nagios
13 3 (0.91%) Failover Clustering
14 2 (0.61%) Capistrano
14 2 (0.61%) Data Guard
14 2 (0.61%) PowerCLI
14 2 (0.61%) yum
15 1 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
15 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 170 (51.67%) VMware
2 136 (41.34%) Microsoft
3 63 (19.15%) Citrix
4 57 (17.33%) Red Hat
5 20 (6.08%) Cisco
6 17 (5.17%) Qualys
7 16 (4.86%) Symantec
8 14 (4.26%) TOWER Software
9 12 (3.65%) NetApp
10 11 (3.34%) Veeam
11 9 (2.74%) Dell
11 9 (2.74%) Oracle
12 8 (2.43%) Juniper
13 7 (2.13%) EMC
13 7 (2.13%) HP
14 6 (1.82%) Google
15 5 (1.52%) Apple
15 5 (1.52%) Avaya
16 4 (1.22%) Sun
17 3 (0.91%) SAP
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
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London
The University of London
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
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Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Chiswick
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Windows Systems Administrator
Posted: 26 days ago
London
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Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Guildford
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bens
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London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
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