The median annual salary for a Windows Systems Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 135 129
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - 0.096% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.099% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Median salary - £33,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.89%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +15.38%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1769 2028 2092
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 96.19% 97.13% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1327 1655 1730
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Windows Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Systems Administrator in Cambridgeshire

Windows Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Windows Systems Administrator in Cambridgeshire

Windows Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, Windows Systems 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 across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Environments

Windows Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware