Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Windows Administrator was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 21 November 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 of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 341 362 356
Rank change year-on-year +21 -6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 21 5 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.17% 0.038% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.039% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 34
East of England median annual salary £32,500 £41,250 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.21% +18.71% -18.24%
10th Percentile £22,500 £33,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,250 £46,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +10.39% -3.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11740 12701 14700
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.45% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9639 10550 12191
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Windows Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Windows Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +7 10 £32,500 -23.53%
Norfolk - 6 £45,000 -
Essex +26 2 £43,750 +6.06%
Suffolk - 1 £32,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 2
Windows Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
3 15 (71.43%) Firewall
4 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (42.86%) Office 365
6 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
6 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
7 7 (33.33%) VPN
7 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (28.57%) Splunk
8 6 (28.57%) Security Architecture
8 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
8 6 (28.57%) CompTIA Security+
8 6 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (28.57%) Security+ Certification
8 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
8 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
8 6 (28.57%) SSL
8 6 (28.57%) C
9 5 (23.81%) SAN
9 5 (23.81%) VMware
9 5 (23.81%) Wireless
9 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
10 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
11 3 (14.29%) DHCP
11 3 (14.29%) SQL Server

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) PaaS
3 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) VPN
3 6 (28.57%) SSL
4 5 (23.81%) SAN
4 5 (23.81%) Wireless
5 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
6 3 (14.29%) DHCP
7 2 (9.52%) LAN
7 2 (9.52%) WAN
8 1 (4.76%) DNS
8 1 (4.76%) NAS
8 1 (4.76%) Network Security
8 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 2 (9.52%) Linux
6 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (28.57%) Security Architecture
2 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.76%) High Availability
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (4.76%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (4.76%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C
2 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) CompTIA Security+
1 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
1 6 (28.57%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
3 6 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.76%) KVM
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Splunk
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) NetApp
4 1 (4.76%) Avaya