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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Administrator
Rank 766 754 753
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 133 223 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 120 212 213
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 £30,000 £27,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,600 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +0.96%

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
92868 105229 112076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 78150 87307 90374
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -3 129 £43,250 +15.33% 19
London +36 82 £50,000 +20.48% 10
South East -6 14 £39,750 +6.00% 1
Yorkshire +17 13 £35,000 +7.69% 1
East Midlands +12 12 £45,000 +50.00% 1
West Yorkshire +15 8 £33,750 +12.50%
Croydon - 8 £34,500 -
City of London +51 7 £55,000 +15.78%
Leeds +30 5 £37,500 +25.00%
Surrey +22 5 £49,000 +41.82%
North West +20 5 £36,000 +63.63% 1
Merseyside -13 5 £36,000 +63.63% 1
Liverpool -15 5 £36,000 +63.63%
North Yorkshire +26 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Brighton +9 3 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Portsmouth +8 3 £32,500 -21.68%
East Sussex +8 3 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Hampshire +7 3 £32,500 -21.68%
South West +5 3 £32,500 -15.58% 2
Gloucestershire -4 3 £32,500 +4.83% 1
Woking - 3 £49,000 -
Bradford - 3 £30,000 -
Scotland +18 2 £32,500 -
Sheffield +10 2 £41,250 +26.92% 1
Chiswick +2 2 £37,500 +3.44% 1
South Yorkshire +2 2 £41,250 +26.92% 1
Leicestershire +2 2 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Berkshire -4 2 £60,000 +26.31%
South Wales -7 2 £33,500 -14.10%
Cheltenham -8 2 £32,500 +4.83% 1

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 303 (100.00%) Windows
2 208 (68.65%) Windows Server
3 182 (60.07%) Active Directory
4 148 (48.84%) VMware
5 134 (44.22%) Microsoft
5 134 (44.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 129 (42.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 110 (36.30%) PowerShell
8 109 (35.97%) Linux
9 90 (29.70%) SCCM
10 77 (25.41%) MS Exchange
11 73 (24.09%) Finance
12 64 (21.12%) VMware Infrastructure
13 62 (20.46%) Firewall
14 57 (18.81%) SQL Server
14 57 (18.81%) vSphere
15 55 (18.15%) SAN
16 54 (17.82%) SQL
16 54 (17.82%) DNS
17 52 (17.16%) IIS
17 52 (17.16%) Citrix
18 48 (15.84%) Hyper-V
19 46 (15.18%) Exchange Server 2013
20 44 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2010
20 44 (14.52%) SCOM
21 43 (14.19%) Red Hat
22 42 (13.86%) Office 365
23 41 (13.53%) Windows 7
23 41 (13.53%) Data Centre
23 41 (13.53%) Windows Server 2003

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 77 (25.41%) MS Exchange
2 52 (17.16%) IIS
3 46 (15.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 44 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (7.92%) Apache
6 19 (6.27%) SharePoint
7 13 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (3.96%) nginx
8 12 (3.96%) SAS
9 8 (2.64%) JBoss
9 8 (2.64%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.99%) Confluence
11 2 (0.66%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.33%) CMS
12 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (10.23%) MS Excel
1 31 (10.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (13.86%) Office 365
2 26 (8.58%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (3.30%) SaaS
5 7 (2.31%) IaaS
6 6 (1.98%) Google Apps
6 6 (1.98%) OpenShift
7 5 (1.65%) PaaS
8 3 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.66%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.66%) Route 53
9 2 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 62 (20.46%) Firewall
2 55 (18.15%) SAN
3 54 (17.82%) DNS
4 31 (10.23%) DHCP
5 24 (7.92%) iSCSI
6 21 (6.93%) NAS
6 21 (6.93%) VPN
7 20 (6.60%) TCP/IP
8 15 (4.95%) Fibre Channel
9 14 (4.62%) LAN
9 14 (4.62%) VoIP
10 12 (3.96%) Internet
11 10 (3.30%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (2.97%) WAN
13 8 (2.64%) Network Security
13 8 (2.64%) Wireless
14 7 (2.31%) FTP
14 7 (2.31%) SMTP
15 6 (1.98%) Cisco IOS
16 5 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (18.81%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.31%) MySQL
6 7 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.99%) MS Access
9 2 (0.66%) DB2
9 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.66%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.33%) Big Data
10 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (4.29%) Jenkins
2 9 (2.97%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.31%) Subversion
4 5 (1.65%) GitLab
5 3 (0.99%) JIRA
5 3 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.33%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.33%) WinDbg
General
1 73 (24.09%) Finance
2 22 (7.26%) Banking
3 11 (3.63%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.30%) Financial Institution
5 9 (2.97%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.97%) Retail
6 6 (1.98%) Marketing
7 5 (1.65%) Law
8 4 (1.32%) Games
9 2 (0.66%) Back Office
9 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.66%) Legal
9 2 (0.66%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.33%) Electronics
10 1 (0.33%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.28%) .NET
2 9 (2.97%) Web Services
3 7 (2.31%) JSON
3 7 (2.31%) LAPP Stack
4 6 (1.98%) AngularJS
4 6 (1.98%) LAMP
4 6 (1.98%) XML
5 4 (1.32%) X-Windows
6 2 (0.66%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.33%) CSS
7 1 (0.33%) HTML
7 1 (0.33%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.53%) Data Centre
2 26 (8.58%) Clustering
3 19 (6.27%) Fat Client
3 19 (6.27%) Thin Client
4 12 (3.96%) Smartphone
5 11 (3.63%) PKI
6 8 (2.64%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.31%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.31%) Replication
8 6 (1.98%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.65%) EMC VNX
9 5 (1.65%) EqualLogic
9 5 (1.65%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.32%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.99%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.99%) Fintech
12 2 (0.66%) HP StoreVirtual
12 2 (0.66%) iPad
12 2 (0.66%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 303 (100.00%) Windows
2 208 (68.65%) Windows Server
3 134 (44.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 129 (42.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 109 (35.97%) Linux
6 41 (13.53%) Windows 7
6 41 (13.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (10.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (6.27%) Windows 10
9 12 (3.96%) CentOS
10 9 (2.97%) Unix
10 9 (2.97%) Windows 8
11 7 (2.31%) Solaris
12 6 (1.98%) Debian
12 6 (1.98%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (1.65%) SUSE
13 5 (1.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.65%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.99%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (7.59%) Problem Management
2 19 (6.27%) Migration
3 18 (5.94%) Capacity Planning
4 17 (5.61%) ITIL
5 16 (5.28%) Analytics
6 14 (4.62%) Configuration Management
6 14 (4.62%) DevOps
7 12 (3.96%) Business Analytics
7 12 (3.96%) Coaching
7 12 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (3.96%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (3.96%) Server Building
8 11 (3.63%) Mentoring
8 11 (3.63%) Open Source
9 10 (3.30%) Server Patching
10 9 (2.97%) E-Commerce
10 9 (2.97%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (2.64%) Security Patching
12 7 (2.31%) Load Balancing
12 7 (2.31%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (36.30%) PowerShell
2 54 (17.82%) SQL
3 24 (7.92%) Python
4 15 (4.95%) Perl
5 13 (4.29%) VBScript
6 10 (3.30%) Java
6 10 (3.30%) Ruby
6 10 (3.30%) VB
7 9 (2.97%) Bash Shell
7 9 (2.97%) C#
7 9 (2.97%) PHP
8 7 (2.31%) JavaScript
8 7 (2.31%) VB6
9 6 (1.98%) C++
10 3 (0.99%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.33%) C
12 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (7.26%) MCSE
3 20 (6.60%) Degree
4 13 (4.29%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.29%) Security Cleared
5 11 (3.63%) MCSA
6 9 (2.97%) CCNA
6 9 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (2.31%) CCA
7 7 (2.31%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.66%) MCITP
9 2 (0.66%) MCP
10 1 (0.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.63%) QA
2 9 (2.97%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.31%) SLA
4 5 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.33%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 182 (60.07%) Active Directory
2 64 (21.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (18.81%) vSphere
4 48 (15.84%) Hyper-V
5 17 (5.61%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (2.97%) VMware Server
7 8 (2.64%) VMware ESX
8 6 (1.98%) Varnish
8 6 (1.98%) vCloud
9 4 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (1.32%) XenApp
10 3 (0.99%) Docker
10 3 (0.99%) Firmware
10 3 (0.99%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.66%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.66%) KVM
11 2 (0.66%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.66%) VMFS
11 2 (0.66%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 90 (29.70%) SCCM
2 44 (14.52%) SCOM
3 21 (6.93%) WSUS
4 18 (5.94%) Backup Exec
5 16 (5.28%) NetBackup
5 16 (5.28%) Puppet
6 14 (4.62%) Microsoft Clustering
6 14 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (4.29%) Failover Clustering
8 7 (2.31%) Nagios
9 6 (1.98%) Cacti
9 6 (1.98%) Munin
9 6 (1.98%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 5 (1.65%) Rundeck
11 4 (1.32%) Ansible
12 3 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
13 2 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
13 2 (0.66%) SnapMirror
13 2 (0.66%) SnapVault
13 2 (0.66%) vMotion
Vendors
1 148 (48.84%) VMware
2 134 (44.22%) Microsoft
3 52 (17.16%) Citrix
4 43 (14.19%) Red Hat
5 41 (13.53%) Cisco
6 31 (10.23%) HP
7 26 (8.58%) Dell
8 25 (8.25%) NetApp
9 19 (6.27%) EMC
10 16 (5.28%) Veeam
11 15 (4.95%) Symantec
12 14 (4.62%) SAP
13 11 (3.63%) Avaya
14 10 (3.30%) CheckPoint
14 10 (3.30%) Oracle
15 9 (2.97%) SonicWALL
16 8 (2.64%) Google
17 7 (2.31%) Apple
17 7 (2.31%) Fortinet
18 6 (1.98%) Juniper
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 41k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Base+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 35,000-50,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30 - £35 Per Hour
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £37,000 to £41,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Bristow Holland
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Chiswick
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Connected IT
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connected IT
Posted: 23 days ago