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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Administrator
Rank 795 714 709
Rank change year-on-year
-81 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 85 165 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 68 121 156
Average salary £43,250 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.33% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,975 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014 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 24 December 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 -78 81 £46,875 +17.18% 3
London -36 47 £50,000 +11.11% 3
South East -22 20 £37,500 +8.69%
City of London +12 15 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Berkshire +4 9 £55,000 +46.66%
Oxfordshire - 6 £40,000 -
Abingdon - 6 £40,000 -
North West -14 4 £36,250 +3.57%
East of England -18 4 £41,500 +18.57%
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £47,500 -
Cambridge +1 3 £41,500 +18.57%
Cambridgeshire -4 3 £41,500 +18.57%
West Midlands -20 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Yorkshire -39 3 £35,000 +33.33%
North Yorkshire +8 2 £35,000 +6.06%
Reading 0 2 £35,000 -26.31%
Harrogate -3 2 £35,000 +6.06%
Manchester -18 2 £32,500 -7.14%
Hampshire -19 2 £34,250 +3.47%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Worcestershire - 2 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Malvern - 2 £37,500 -
Southampton +5 1 £33,500 +31.37%
Crawley +3 1 - -
West Sussex +1 1 - -
Hungerford -1 1 - -
Hertfordshire -17 1 - -
West Yorkshire -22 1 £32,000 +42.22%
Leeds -27 1 £32,000 +42.22%

Windows Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 176 (100.00%) Windows
2 101 (57.39%) VMware
3 86 (48.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 84 (47.73%) Active Directory
5 71 (40.34%) Linux
5 71 (40.34%) Microsoft
6 65 (36.93%) VMware Infrastructure
7 60 (34.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 54 (30.68%) DNS
9 52 (29.55%) IIS
10 49 (27.84%) MS Excel
11 48 (27.27%) SQL Server
12 44 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 40 (22.73%) SQL
14 39 (22.16%) TCP/IP
14 39 (22.16%) SAN
14 39 (22.16%) PowerShell
15 36 (20.45%) Degree
16 33 (18.75%) Firewall
17 32 (18.18%) DevOps
18 28 (15.91%) Perl
18 28 (15.91%) MS Exchange
18 28 (15.91%) Puppet
19 26 (14.77%) Finance
20 25 (14.20%) Python
20 25 (14.20%) Ruby
20 25 (14.20%) Hyper-V
21 24 (13.64%) Windows 7
22 23 (13.07%) Citrix
23 22 (12.50%) HP

Windows Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 52 (29.55%) IIS
2 28 (15.91%) MS Exchange
3 16 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 14 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (7.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (7.39%) Apache
6 9 (5.11%) Tomcat
7 7 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (3.98%) Jetty
7 7 (3.98%) Lync
8 6 (3.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (3.41%) nginx
9 4 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.70%) IBM Notes
10 3 (1.70%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (1.14%) JBoss
11 2 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.14%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 49 (27.84%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.14%) SaaS
2 2 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (30.68%) DNS
2 39 (22.16%) TCP/IP
2 39 (22.16%) SAN
3 33 (18.75%) Firewall
4 19 (10.80%) DHCP
5 14 (7.95%) LAN
6 13 (7.39%) WAN
7 9 (5.11%) VPN
8 8 (4.55%) Network Security
8 8 (4.55%) NAS
9 7 (3.98%) VoIP
9 7 (3.98%) HTTP
10 6 (3.41%) SSL
10 6 (3.41%) FTP
10 6 (3.41%) VLAN
10 6 (3.41%) IP Telephony
10 6 (3.41%) Internet
11 4 (2.27%) IPv4
12 3 (1.70%) LDAP
13 2 (1.14%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.39%) MySQL
3 7 (3.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.98%) Hadoop
3 7 (3.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.14%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (3.41%) Subversion
1 6 (3.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.27%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.14%) CruiseControl
3 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.14%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.14%) Hudson
3 2 (1.14%) Artifactory
3 2 (1.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.14%) Maven
3 2 (1.14%) Ant
4 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 26 (14.77%) Finance
2 14 (7.95%) Banking
3 6 (3.41%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.84%) Marketing
4 5 (2.84%) Advertising
5 4 (2.27%) Automotive
6 3 (1.70%) Law
7 2 (1.14%) Publishing
7 2 (1.14%) Retail
7 2 (1.14%) French Language
8 1 (0.57%) Legal
8 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.57%) Back Office
8 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.80%) .NET
2 8 (4.55%) Middleware
2 8 (4.55%) LAMP
3 4 (2.27%) XML
4 3 (1.70%) Web Services
5 2 (1.14%) HTML
5 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.14%) XSL
5 2 (1.14%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.57%) Lucene
6 1 (0.57%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.95%) Computer Science
1 14 (7.95%) Open Source
1 14 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.41%) Hedge funds
2 6 (3.41%) EqualLogic
3 5 (2.84%) Replication
4 4 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.27%) Physics
5 2 (1.14%) iPhone
5 2 (1.14%) Clustering
5 2 (1.14%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.14%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.57%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.57%) LPAR
6 1 (0.57%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 176 (100.00%) Windows
2 86 (48.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 71 (40.34%) Linux
4 60 (34.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (13.64%) Windows 7
7 13 (7.39%) Ubuntu
8 11 (6.25%) CentOS
9 10 (5.68%) Windows 2000 Server
9 10 (5.68%) UNIX
9 10 (5.68%) Windows 2000
9 10 (5.68%) Windows NT
10 9 (5.11%) Windows XP
11 5 (2.84%) Debian
11 5 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (2.84%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.27%) Android
13 3 (1.70%) Mac OS
13 3 (1.70%) Fedora
13 3 (1.70%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.18%) DevOps
2 17 (9.66%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (7.39%) Configuration Management
5 12 (6.82%) E-Commerce
5 12 (6.82%) Load Balancing
6 9 (5.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (4.55%) ITIL
8 6 (3.41%) Migration
9 5 (2.84%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (2.27%) Investment Management
10 4 (2.27%) Change Control
10 4 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (2.27%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (2.27%) Web Development
10 4 (2.27%) Project Management
10 4 (2.27%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.27%) Change Management
10 4 (2.27%) Mentoring
11 3 (1.70%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (22.73%) SQL
2 39 (22.16%) PowerShell
3 28 (15.91%) Perl
4 25 (14.20%) Ruby
4 25 (14.20%) Python
5 14 (7.95%) VBScript
6 12 (6.82%) Java
7 11 (6.25%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.55%) Shell Script
9 7 (3.98%) PHP
10 4 (2.27%) C
11 2 (1.14%) C#
11 2 (1.14%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.14%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.14%) VB
11 2 (1.14%) XPath
12 1 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (20.45%) Degree
2 18 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (8.52%) MCSE
4 5 (2.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.27%) CCNA
6 3 (1.70%) CCA
6 3 (1.70%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.70%) MCSA
7 2 (1.14%) CCNP
7 2 (1.14%) MCP
7 2 (1.14%) MCITP
8 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.41%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 84 (47.73%) Active Directory
2 65 (36.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (14.20%) Hyper-V
4 16 (9.09%) vSphere
5 15 (8.52%) KVM
6 12 (6.82%) VMware ESX
7 6 (3.41%) Snort
7 6 (3.41%) Xen
8 5 (2.84%) Terminal Services
8 5 (2.84%) VMware Server
8 5 (2.84%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (2.27%) XenApp
9 4 (2.27%) ISA Server
10 3 (1.70%) Terminal Server
10 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.14%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 28 (15.91%) Puppet
2 18 (10.23%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (7.39%) Nagios
4 12 (6.82%) SCCM
5 9 (5.11%) BladeLogic
6 6 (3.41%) Cacti
6 6 (3.41%) Check_MK
7 5 (2.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (2.84%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.27%) WSUS
8 4 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (2.27%) Tivoli
8 4 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (1.70%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.70%) SCOM
10 1 (0.57%) SCSM
10 1 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 101 (57.39%) VMware
2 71 (40.34%) Microsoft
3 23 (13.07%) Citrix
4 22 (12.50%) HP
5 21 (11.93%) Cisco
6 14 (7.95%) EMC
6 14 (7.95%) Red Hat
7 11 (6.25%) Dell
8 10 (5.68%) Symantec
9 8 (4.55%) Riverbed
9 8 (4.55%) Juniper
10 7 (3.98%) IBM
11 6 (3.41%) Avaya
12 5 (2.84%) Oracle
12 5 (2.84%) NetApp
13 4 (2.27%) Websense
13 4 (2.27%) Sony
13 4 (2.27%) BMC
14 3 (1.70%) Intel
14 3 (1.70%) McAfee
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