The median annual salary for a Windows Administrator was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Windows Administrator
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 244 293
Rank change year-on-year +11 +49  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 2 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.038% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 19
Median salary £24,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.28% +23.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,571 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.14% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4963 6109 9859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.35% 96.24% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4438 5576 8450
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Windows Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Windows Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Administrator in the City of London

Windows Administrator
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Windows Administrator in the City of London

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 across the City of London region featuring Windows Administrator in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Firewall
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 4 (33.33%) Back Office
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
7 3 (25.00%) Citrix
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) MCSA
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (25.00%) Software Deployment
7 3 (25.00%) Office 365
7 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (16.67%) Retail
8 2 (16.67%) G Suite
8 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (16.67%) Lumension
8 2 (16.67%) Windows 8

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) G Suite
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) VoIP
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
5 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (8.33%) Intranet
5 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
5 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
5 1 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Back Office
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) Handset
1 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (8.33%) CentOS
7 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
7 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) High-Frequency Trading
3 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) MCSA
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) CFEngine
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Lumension
4 2 (16.67%) MobileIron
5 1 (8.33%) Avaya
5 1 (8.33%) Bloomberg
5 1 (8.33%) Meraki
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Reuters
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