The median annual salary for a Windows Administrator was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Windows Administrator
England / East Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 169 175
Rank change year-on-year +17 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 9 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.31% 0.031% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.032% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 1
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% +8.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £39,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -0.64% +20.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2836 3095 3291
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.82% 97.36% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2262 2477 2677
Median salary £37,500 £37,846 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.91% -2.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Windows Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Windows Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Administrator in the East Midlands

Windows Administrator
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Windows Administrator in the East Midlands

Windows Administrator
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Administrator within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Northamptonshire - 9 £42,500 -
Windows Administrator
England

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 East Midlands region featuring Windows Administrator in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) SCCM
2 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
3 14 (77.78%) SCOM
4 13 (72.22%) DHCP
4 13 (72.22%) DNS
5 9 (50.00%) Server Patching
6 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
9 4 (22.22%) Service Design
9 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
9 4 (22.22%) Skype
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
9 4 (22.22%) Office 365
9 4 (22.22%) ITIL
9 4 (22.22%) MCP
9 4 (22.22%) MCSA
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (22.22%) Project Management
9 4 (22.22%) VMware
10 3 (16.67%) Server Building
11 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (11.11%) SCOrch
11 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
11 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) DHCP
1 13 (72.22%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Server Patching
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Service Design
3 3 (16.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) MCP
1 4 (22.22%) MCSA
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (100.00%) SCCM
2 14 (77.78%) SCOM
3 2 (11.11%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) VMware