The median annual salary for a Windows Administrator was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Administrator
England / East of England
Rank 223 257 263
Rank change year-on-year +34 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 19 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.31% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 10
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.04% -13.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,800 £42,500
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 East of England. 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 of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5868 7083 7192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.06% 96.24% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4689 5722 5787
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Administrator in the East of England

Windows Administrator
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Windows Administrator in the East of England

Windows Administrator
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Administrator in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Administrator in the East of England

Windows Administrator
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hertfordshire +21 9 £25,000 -23.07%
Essex +21 7 £47,500 +50.79%
Bedfordshire - 3 £37,500 -
Windows Administrator
England

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 of England region featuring Windows Administrator in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (42.31%) VMware
5 10 (38.46%) SCCM
5 10 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (38.46%) Red Hat
5 10 (38.46%) vSphere
6 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
6 9 (34.62%) Capacity Management
6 9 (34.62%) Thin Client
6 9 (34.62%) Symantec
6 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
6 9 (34.62%) Citrix
6 9 (34.62%) SCOM
6 9 (34.62%) Fat Client
6 9 (34.62%) NetBackup
7 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
7 8 (30.77%) Office 365
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (26.92%) MCSE
8 7 (26.92%) MCSA
9 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
10 5 (19.23%) Firewall
10 5 (19.23%) Wireless
11 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (15.38%) CCNA

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.54%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Office 365
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) PaaS
2 3 (11.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Firewall
1 5 (19.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
1 9 (34.62%) Fat Client
1 9 (34.62%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) Windows Server
2 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Capacity Management
1 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
2 4 (15.38%) Client Onboarding
2 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (11.54%) High Availability
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
3 3 (11.54%) Performance Improvement
3 3 (11.54%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
1 3 (11.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) MCSA
1 7 (26.92%) MCSE
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) CCNA
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.54%) MCP
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 10 (38.46%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) SCCM
2 9 (34.62%) NetBackup
2 9 (34.62%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) VMware
2 10 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 9 (34.62%) Citrix
3 9 (34.62%) Symantec
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
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