The median annual salary for a Windows Administrator was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Administrator
London / City of London
Rank 209 263 287
Rank change year-on-year +54 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 10 7 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.099% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.10% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 34
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -1.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £37,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £52,500 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% +18.46%  

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 4846 6786 9928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.83% 95.64% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4451 6068 8456
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Administrator in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Administrator in the City of London

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Windows Server
3 12 (57.14%) VMware
4 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
5 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (38.10%) Linux
7 7 (33.33%) Finance
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco
8 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
9 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
9 5 (23.81%) Office 365
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 5 (23.81%) LAN
9 5 (23.81%) DNS
9 5 (23.81%) WAN
9 5 (23.81%) Firewall
9 5 (23.81%) Citrix
10 4 (19.05%) Back Office
10 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
10 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
10 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
10 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
10 4 (19.05%) SCCM
11 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (14.29%) Software Deployment
11 3 (14.29%) Windows 8

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.76%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
1 5 (23.81%) LAN
1 5 (23.81%) WAN
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) LDAP
2 2 (9.52%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) Intranet
3 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Back Office
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) ODBC
1 2 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) Handset
2 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Windows Server
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (38.10%) Linux
5 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
6 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
7 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
8 2 (9.52%) Mac OS
9 1 (4.76%) CentOS
9 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Software Deployment
2 2 (9.52%) Application Packaging
2 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
2 2 (9.52%) High-Frequency Trading
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Migration
2 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.76%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) MVC
3 1 (4.76%) Open Source
3 1 (4.76%) Project Governance
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) VBA
4 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) MCSA
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCA
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Server
4 2 (9.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) Data Guard
3 1 (4.76%) CFEngine
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 5 (23.81%) Citrix
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) Bloomberg
5 2 (9.52%) Lumension
5 2 (9.52%) MobileIron
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) Reuters
6 1 (4.76%) Avaya
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago