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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Administrator
UK
Rank 699 725 750
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 152 193 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 124 177 166
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,900 £28,975
10% offered a salary of more than £69,400 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +32 142 £45,000 +5.88% 19
London +44 87 £55,000 +10.00% 10
South East +29 18 £36,000 -10.00% 4
East of England +29 15 £31,750 -9.28% 3
East Midlands - 12 £42,500 -
Northamptonshire - 12 £42,500 -
Northampton - 11 £42,500 -
City of London +18 9 £42,500 - 2
Hertfordshire +18 9 £30,000 -3.22%
Hampshire +16 6 £36,000 -15.69% 3
South West +4 5 £35,000 -9.09% 1
North West -8 5 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Watford - 5 £25,000 -
Colchester - 5 £42,500 - 1
Essex - 5 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire +14 4 £38,750 -8.82%
Stevenage -11 4 £31,750 -9.28%
Milton Keynes +17 3 £21,000 -40.00%
Buckinghamshire +15 3 £21,000 -40.00%
Brighton +13 3 £40,000 +14.28%
East Sussex +4 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Manchester - 3 £35,000 - 1
Devon - 3 - -
Basingstoke - 3 £36,000 -
Exeter - 3 - -
Reading +36 2 £37,000 -32.72%
West Sussex -1 2 £29,500 +7.27%
Liverpool - 2 £55,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £55,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £34,389 -

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 315 (100.00%) Windows
2 213 (67.62%) Active Directory
3 191 (60.63%) Windows Server
4 160 (50.79%) VMware
5 130 (41.27%) Microsoft
6 129 (40.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 109 (34.60%) Linux
8 107 (33.97%) PowerShell
9 98 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 83 (26.35%) VMware Infrastructure
11 81 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
12 79 (25.08%) SCCM
12 79 (25.08%) IIS
13 78 (24.76%) Data Centre
14 66 (20.95%) Finance
14 66 (20.95%) MS Exchange
15 63 (20.00%) Office 365
16 59 (18.73%) Citrix
17 56 (17.78%) DNS
18 52 (16.51%) SQL
19 51 (16.19%) MS Excel
19 51 (16.19%) Firewall
20 50 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
21 48 (15.24%) Red Hat
21 48 (15.24%) Microsoft Azure
22 46 (14.60%) Microsoft Certification
23 44 (13.97%) SAN
24 43 (13.65%) SQL Server
25 42 (13.33%) MCSA
26 41 (13.02%) ITIL

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 79 (25.08%) IIS
2 66 (20.95%) MS Exchange
3 33 (10.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (10.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 27 (8.57%) SharePoint
5 16 (5.08%) WebSphere
6 14 (4.44%) Skype for Business
7 12 (3.81%) Apache
8 11 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (2.54%) SAS
10 7 (2.22%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.27%) JBoss
12 3 (0.95%) DNN
13 2 (0.63%) Confluence
13 2 (0.63%) nginx
14 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 51 (16.19%) MS Excel
2 27 (8.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 81 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (20.00%) Office 365
3 48 (15.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (8.89%) SaaS
5 7 (2.22%) IaaS
6 5 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.59%) PaaS
7 4 (1.27%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.63%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.63%) Route 53
10 1 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.32%) G Suite
10 1 (0.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 56 (17.78%) DNS
2 51 (16.19%) Firewall
3 44 (13.97%) SAN
4 41 (13.02%) DHCP
5 30 (9.52%) NAS
6 24 (7.62%) TCP/IP
7 23 (7.30%) LAN
8 21 (6.67%) WAN
9 17 (5.40%) VPN
10 14 (4.44%) VoIP
11 13 (4.13%) Internet
11 13 (4.13%) Wireless
12 12 (3.81%) Skype
13 8 (2.54%) HTTP
14 7 (2.22%) VLAN
15 6 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (1.59%) Intranet
16 5 (1.59%) LDAP
16 5 (1.59%) PBX
17 4 (1.27%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (13.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.59%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.63%) DB2
5 2 (0.63%) MySQL
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (0.63%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.32%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (5.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.95%) JIRA
3 2 (0.63%) Subversion
3 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.32%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 66 (20.95%) Finance
2 30 (9.52%) Banking
3 13 (4.13%) Legal
4 7 (2.22%) Games
4 7 (2.22%) Marketing
4 7 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.27%) Back Office
6 4 (1.27%) Retail
7 3 (0.95%) Advertising
7 3 (0.95%) Publishing
8 1 (0.32%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.94%) Web Services
2 21 (6.67%) XML
3 8 (2.54%) .NET
4 2 (0.63%) ELK Stack
4 2 (0.63%) Middleware
4 2 (0.63%) ODBC
5 1 (0.32%) CSS
5 1 (0.32%) HTML
5 1 (0.32%) HTML5
5 1 (0.32%) LAMP
5 1 (0.32%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.32%) LINQ
5 1 (0.32%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 78 (24.76%) Data Centre
2 30 (9.52%) Fat Client
2 30 (9.52%) Thin Client
3 18 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (5.08%) Public Cloud
5 15 (4.76%) iSeries
6 13 (4.13%) Management Information System
7 12 (3.81%) Computer Science
8 10 (3.17%) Hedge funds
9 8 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (2.54%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.59%) Replication
11 4 (1.27%) Clustering
12 3 (0.95%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.95%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.63%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.63%) CMDB
13 2 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
13 2 (0.63%) EFT
13 2 (0.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 315 (100.00%) Windows
2 191 (60.63%) Windows Server
3 129 (40.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 109 (34.60%) Linux
5 98 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 50 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (10.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (8.89%) Windows 7
9 15 (4.76%) Windows 10
9 15 (4.76%) Windows 8
10 10 (3.17%) CentOS
11 9 (2.86%) Ubuntu
11 9 (2.86%) Unix
12 6 (1.90%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (1.27%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.27%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.27%) Solaris
14 3 (0.95%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.95%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (13.02%) ITIL
2 36 (11.43%) E-Commerce
3 33 (10.48%) DevOps
4 24 (7.62%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
6 21 (6.67%) Information Security
7 20 (6.35%) Change Management
7 20 (6.35%) GAP Analysis
8 18 (5.71%) Configuration Management
8 18 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
8 18 (5.71%) Vulnerability Management
9 17 (5.40%) B2B
9 17 (5.40%) Security Operations
9 17 (5.40%) SIEM
9 17 (5.40%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 16 (5.08%) Kanban
10 16 (5.08%) Penetration Testing
11 15 (4.76%) E-business
11 15 (4.76%) Migration
11 15 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 107 (33.97%) PowerShell
2 52 (16.51%) SQL
3 20 (6.35%) Java
4 17 (5.40%) C#
5 12 (3.81%) VB
6 11 (3.49%) Python
7 7 (2.22%) Bash Shell
7 7 (2.22%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.90%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.27%) VBScript
10 3 (0.95%) Perl
10 3 (0.95%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.95%) VB6
11 2 (0.63%) C
11 2 (0.63%) Ruby
11 2 (0.63%) VBA
12 1 (0.32%) C++
12 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 46 (14.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (13.33%) MCSA
3 36 (11.43%) MCSE
4 28 (8.89%) Degree
5 18 (5.71%) CCNA
5 18 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (5.08%) Security Cleared
7 14 (4.44%) GCIH
7 14 (4.44%) GIAC
8 10 (3.17%) SC Cleared
9 7 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (1.90%) MCITP
10 6 (1.90%) MCP
11 5 (1.59%) CCA
12 3 (0.95%) CCNP
13 2 (0.63%) PhD
14 1 (0.32%) CCEA
14 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.32%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (11.43%) PCI DSS
2 12 (3.81%) QA
3 10 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 213 (67.62%) Active Directory
2 83 (26.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (11.75%) Hyper-V
4 25 (7.94%) vSphere
5 19 (6.03%) VMware Server
6 8 (2.54%) Firmware
7 7 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.90%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (1.59%) XenServer
10 4 (1.27%) XenApp
11 3 (0.95%) vCloud
11 3 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.63%) Docker
12 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.63%) Postfix
12 2 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.32%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.32%) LXC
Systems Management
1 79 (25.08%) SCCM
2 26 (8.25%) Puppet
3 23 (7.30%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (6.35%) SCOM
5 19 (6.03%) WSUS
6 17 (5.40%) Nessus
7 14 (4.44%) Backup Exec
8 11 (3.49%) Rundeck
9 10 (3.17%) Ansible
10 6 (1.90%) NetBackup
11 4 (1.27%) Opsview
12 3 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
12 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Clustering
13 2 (0.63%) Data Guard
14 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
14 1 (0.32%) Nagios
14 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
14 1 (0.32%) SELinux
14 1 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 160 (50.79%) VMware
2 130 (41.27%) Microsoft
3 59 (18.73%) Citrix
4 48 (15.24%) Red Hat
5 20 (6.35%) Cisco
6 17 (5.40%) Qualys
7 15 (4.76%) Symantec
8 14 (4.44%) NetApp
8 14 (4.44%) TOWER Software
8 14 (4.44%) Veeam
9 13 (4.13%) EMC
10 10 (3.17%) Juniper
11 9 (2.86%) Dell
12 8 (2.54%) Google
12 8 (2.54%) SAP
13 7 (2.22%) Apple
13 7 (2.22%) HP
14 6 (1.90%) Avaya
15 5 (1.59%) Oracle
16 3 (0.95%) Veritas
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bens and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
University of the Arts London
Salary: £35,884 - 43,052 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
University of London
Salary: From £42,278 to £43,477 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus and Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago