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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Administrator
Rank 754 728 750
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 170 248 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 161 213 233
Median salary £40,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -26 165 £42,500 +13.33% 18
London +32 118 £48,000 +12.94% 5
South East +42 17 £33,750 -10.00% 3
East Midlands +19 15 £37,500 - 3
City of London +46 13 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Northamptonshire +21 9 £37,500 -
Northampton +20 8 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 6 £31,000 - 1
Berkshire +20 5 £51,250 +46.42%
North West +12 5 £38,500 +75.00% 2
Yorkshire +11 5 £30,000 - 3
West Yorkshire +7 5 £30,000 - 2
Croydon - 5 £34,500 -
Portsmouth - 5 £30,000 - 1
Scotland +7 3 £40,000 +17.64%
Oxfordshire -6 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Surrey - 3 £31,500 - 1
Bradford - 3 £30,000 -
Reading +20 2 £51,250 +46.42%
Gloucestershire +2 2 £46,250 +49.19%
Cardiff -1 2 £32,500 -16.66% 1
South Wales -4 2 £32,500 -9.72% 1
Liverpool -8 2 £36,000 +63.63%
Merseyside -8 2 £36,000 +63.63%
Wales -9 2 £32,500 -9.72% 1
South West -13 2 £46,250 +19.66% 1
West Midlands -24 2 £36,250 +31.81%
Southwark - 2 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £30,000 - 1
Mirfield - 2 £26,000 -

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 326 (100.00%) Windows
2 217 (66.56%) Windows Server
3 193 (59.20%) Active Directory
4 165 (50.61%) VMware
5 154 (47.24%) Microsoft
6 143 (43.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 140 (42.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 114 (34.97%) PowerShell
9 111 (34.05%) Linux
10 92 (28.22%) SCCM
11 88 (26.99%) VMware Infrastructure
12 84 (25.77%) Finance
13 82 (25.15%) DNS
14 69 (21.17%) MS Exchange
15 68 (20.86%) SAN
16 66 (20.25%) Citrix
16 66 (20.25%) SQL Server
17 65 (19.94%) Firewall
18 62 (19.02%) SQL
19 59 (18.10%) vSphere
20 58 (17.79%) IIS
21 56 (17.18%) Hyper-V
22 53 (16.26%) DHCP
23 51 (15.64%) Windows 7
24 49 (15.03%) SCOM
24 49 (15.03%) Exchange Server 2010
25 48 (14.72%) Cisco
25 48 (14.72%) Clustering
26 46 (14.11%) Exchange Server 2013
27 43 (13.19%) HP

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 69 (21.17%) MS Exchange
2 58 (17.79%) IIS
3 49 (15.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 46 (14.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (7.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 24 (7.36%) SharePoint
7 15 (4.60%) Apache
8 9 (2.76%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (2.76%) WebSphere
9 8 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (2.45%) nginx
9 8 (2.45%) Skype for Business
10 6 (1.84%) JBoss
11 5 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.53%) Confluence
12 3 (0.92%) SAS
12 3 (0.92%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.61%) CloudStack
14 1 (0.31%) Drupal
14 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
Applications
1 40 (12.27%) MS Excel
2 33 (10.12%) MS Office
3 2 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 39 (11.96%) Office 365
2 23 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.84%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.92%) OpenShift
5 3 (0.92%) Route 53
5 3 (0.92%) SaaS
5 3 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.61%) IaaS
7 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.31%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 82 (25.15%) DNS
2 68 (20.86%) SAN
3 65 (19.94%) Firewall
4 53 (16.26%) DHCP
5 35 (10.74%) TCP/IP
6 33 (10.12%) iSCSI
7 26 (7.98%) VPN
8 22 (6.75%) LAN
9 20 (6.13%) VoIP
10 19 (5.83%) Fibre Channel
10 19 (5.83%) Internet
10 19 (5.83%) WAN
11 18 (5.52%) NAS
12 13 (3.99%) VLAN
13 10 (3.07%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (2.76%) Network Security
15 8 (2.45%) FTP
16 6 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
16 6 (1.84%) Cisco IOS
17 5 (1.53%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (20.25%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 21 (6.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (3.07%) MySQL
4 9 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.92%) MS Access
8 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.31%) Big Data
9 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (3.07%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.76%) Jenkins
2 9 (2.76%) JIRA
2 9 (2.76%) TeamCity
3 6 (1.84%) Subversion
4 5 (1.53%) GitLab
5 4 (1.23%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.92%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.31%) WinDbg
General
1 84 (25.77%) Finance
2 29 (8.90%) Banking
3 14 (4.29%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.07%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.45%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.15%) Back Office
6 7 (2.15%) Retail
7 6 (1.84%) Advertising
7 6 (1.84%) Marketing
8 5 (1.53%) Games
8 5 (1.53%) Law
9 3 (0.92%) Electronics
9 3 (0.92%) Mandarin Language
9 3 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.61%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.61%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (9.20%) .NET
2 14 (4.29%) Web Services
3 10 (3.07%) LAMP
4 9 (2.76%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (1.23%) Middleware
5 4 (1.23%) X-Windows
6 3 (0.92%) XML
7 2 (0.61%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.61%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.61%) JSON
7 2 (0.61%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.31%) CSS
8 1 (0.31%) HTML
8 1 (0.31%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.31%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.31%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 48 (14.72%) Clustering
2 28 (8.59%) Data Centre
3 23 (7.06%) Smartphone
4 20 (6.13%) PKI
5 13 (3.99%) Fat Client
5 13 (3.99%) Thin Client
6 10 (3.07%) EqualLogic
7 6 (1.84%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.53%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.53%) Fintech
9 4 (1.23%) iPhone
9 4 (1.23%) Replication
10 3 (0.92%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.92%) EMC VNX
10 3 (0.92%) iPad
10 3 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.61%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.61%) Handset
11 2 (0.61%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 326 (100.00%) Windows
2 217 (66.56%) Windows Server
3 143 (43.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 140 (42.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 111 (34.05%) Linux
6 51 (15.64%) Windows 7
7 32 (9.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (8.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (4.60%) Windows 10
10 12 (3.68%) Unix
11 11 (3.37%) CentOS
12 10 (3.07%) Mac OS X
13 9 (2.76%) Ubuntu
14 7 (2.15%) Debian
15 6 (1.84%) SUSE
15 6 (1.84%) Windows 8
16 5 (1.53%) Android
16 5 (1.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 3 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (11.35%) ITIL
2 20 (6.13%) Problem Management
3 17 (5.21%) DevOps
3 17 (5.21%) Migration
4 16 (4.91%) Kalman Filter
5 14 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (3.07%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (3.07%) Time Management
7 9 (2.76%) Business Transformation
7 9 (2.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (2.76%) E-Commerce
7 9 (2.76%) Mentoring
7 9 (2.76%) Project Management
8 8 (2.45%) Configuration Management
9 7 (2.15%) Analytics
9 7 (2.15%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (2.15%) Scrum
9 7 (2.15%) Server Building
9 7 (2.15%) Server Patching
9 7 (2.15%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (34.97%) PowerShell
2 62 (19.02%) SQL
3 15 (4.60%) Python
4 13 (3.99%) C#
5 11 (3.37%) VB
5 11 (3.37%) VBScript
6 9 (2.76%) Perl
6 9 (2.76%) Ruby
7 7 (2.15%) Java
8 6 (1.84%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.84%) PHP
9 3 (0.92%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.92%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.92%) VB6
10 2 (0.61%) C++
11 1 (0.31%) C
11 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 33 (10.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (9.20%) MCSE
3 18 (5.52%) Degree
4 14 (4.29%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.76%) MCSA
5 9 (2.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (2.45%) CCNA
6 8 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.45%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.23%) CCA
7 4 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (1.23%) MCITP
8 3 (0.92%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.61%) MCP
10 1 (0.31%) ACMT
10 1 (0.31%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.07%) SLA
2 4 (1.23%) QA
3 3 (0.92%) BS7799
3 3 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 193 (59.20%) Active Directory
2 88 (26.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (18.10%) vSphere
4 56 (17.18%) Hyper-V
5 23 (7.06%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (3.37%) XenApp
7 6 (1.84%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.53%) VMware Server
8 5 (1.53%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.23%) vCloud
9 4 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.92%) Docker
10 3 (0.92%) Firmware
11 2 (0.61%) KVM
11 2 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.61%) Varnish
11 2 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.61%) VMFS
11 2 (0.61%) XenServer
12 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 92 (28.22%) SCCM
2 49 (15.03%) SCOM
3 23 (7.06%) WSUS
4 17 (5.21%) NetBackup
5 16 (4.91%) Microsoft Clustering
6 15 (4.60%) Puppet
7 13 (3.99%) Backup Exec
8 12 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (3.37%) Failover Clustering
10 8 (2.45%) Ansible
10 8 (2.45%) Nagios
11 5 (1.53%) EdgeSight
11 5 (1.53%) HP SIM
11 5 (1.53%) SCVMM
11 5 (1.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
13 3 (0.92%) Casper Suite
13 3 (0.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 2 (0.61%) SnapMirror
14 2 (0.61%) vMotion
Vendors
1 165 (50.61%) VMware
2 154 (47.24%) Microsoft
3 66 (20.25%) Citrix
4 48 (14.72%) Cisco
5 43 (13.19%) HP
6 39 (11.96%) Red Hat
7 37 (11.35%) NetApp
8 33 (10.12%) Dell
9 20 (6.13%) Sophos
10 18 (5.52%) Apple
11 16 (4.91%) CheckPoint
11 16 (4.91%) Oracle
12 15 (4.60%) EMC
12 15 (4.60%) SonicWALL
13 14 (4.29%) Symantec
14 13 (3.99%) Veeam
15 12 (3.68%) Avaya
16 10 (3.07%) Fortinet
17 7 (2.15%) Google
17 7 (2.15%) SAP
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