The median annual salary for a Windows Systems Administrator was £35,571 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands 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 System Administrator (SysAdmin)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 166 182
Rank change year-on-year +15 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 5 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.25% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.25% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 3
Median salary £35,571 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.44% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +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 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 2604 3185 3661
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 97.02% 97.61% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2194 2586 3042
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Systems Administrator in the East Midlands

Windows Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Windows Systems Administrator in the East Midlands

Windows Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Leicestershire - 4 £35,571 -
Nottinghamshire +2 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Windows Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 East Midlands region featuring Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) SCOM
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) PaaS
3 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (66.67%) IaaS
3 4 (66.67%) Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Kaspersky
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Operations Management
3 4 (66.67%) WSUS
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V

Windows Systems 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) IaaS
2 4 (66.67%) PaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Operations Management
1 4 (66.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Server Building
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
1 5 (83.33%) SCOM
2 4 (66.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Kaspersky