The median annual salary for a Windows Systems Administrator was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 97 101 97
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.36% 0.37% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.39% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -18.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +19.23% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 803 1028 989
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.05% 96.25% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 660 672 808
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Windows Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Systems Administrator in Gloucestershire

Windows Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Windows Systems Administrator in Gloucestershire

Windows Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Cheltenham +7 1 £52,500 +40.00%
Windows Systems Administrator
South West

Windows Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat

Windows Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SAP