The median annual salary for a Windows Administrator was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 June 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 / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 527 526 554
Rank change year-on-year -1 +28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 85 118 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.31% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 74 115 106
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,250 £56,875
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.16% +2.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34746 38402 42429
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.79% 95.88% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 112463 146439 161035
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Windows Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Administrator in London

Windows Administrator
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Windows Administrator in London

Windows Administrator
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Administrator in London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Administrator in London

Windows Administrator
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 28 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
Feltham - 2 - -
City of London +16 1 - - 2
West End of London - 1 £50,000 -
Windows Administrator
England

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 London region featuring Windows Administrator in the job title.

1 189 (100.00%) Windows
2 103 (54.50%) Windows Server
3 100 (52.91%) VMware
4 93 (49.21%) Active Directory
5 84 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 76 (40.21%) Linux
7 73 (38.62%) PowerShell
8 68 (35.98%) Office 365
9 59 (31.22%) SQL
10 58 (30.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 57 (30.16%) SQL Server
12 51 (26.98%) Finance
13 50 (26.46%) MS Exchange
14 47 (24.87%) Windows Server 2008
15 44 (23.28%) VMware Infrastructure
16 43 (22.75%) Red Hat
17 39 (20.63%) Hyper-V
18 37 (19.58%) XML
19 35 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
20 34 (17.99%) SCCM
21 32 (16.93%) TCP/IP
22 31 (16.40%) Citrix
22 31 (16.40%) Amazon AWS
22 31 (16.40%) DevOps
23 30 (15.87%) Degree
24 29 (15.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 29 (15.34%) Performance Tuning
24 29 (15.34%) Data Centre
25 28 (14.81%) Banking
25 28 (14.81%) ITIL

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 50 (26.46%) MS Exchange
2 35 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (11.11%) IIS
4 21 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 15 (7.94%) WebSphere
6 12 (6.35%) Apache
6 12 (6.35%) Tomcat
7 10 (5.29%) Skype for Business
8 9 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.06%) CMS
10 2 (1.06%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.53%) Confluence
11 1 (0.53%) nginx
11 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (5.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 68 (35.98%) Office 365
2 31 (16.40%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (12.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.17%) PaaS
5 4 (2.12%) IaaS
5 4 (2.12%) SaaS
6 2 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.06%) G Suite
7 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (16.93%) TCP/IP
2 25 (13.23%) DNS
3 23 (12.17%) Firewall
4 21 (11.11%) SAN
5 19 (10.05%) DHCP
6 18 (9.52%) WAN
7 14 (7.41%) LAN
8 12 (6.35%) Network Security
9 10 (5.29%) LDAP
10 8 (4.23%) Internet
10 8 (4.23%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (3.17%) VPN
12 5 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (2.65%) iSCSI
12 5 (2.65%) VoIP
13 4 (2.12%) BGP
13 4 (2.12%) IP Telephony
13 4 (2.12%) MPLS
13 4 (2.12%) VPLS
14 3 (1.59%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (30.16%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.94%) MySQL
3 4 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.06%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.06%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 51 (26.98%) Finance
2 28 (14.81%) Banking
3 10 (5.29%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.76%) Marketing
5 8 (4.23%) Electronics
6 7 (3.70%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.65%) Back Office
7 5 (2.65%) Legal
7 5 (2.65%) Retail
8 3 (1.59%) Games
8 3 (1.59%) Publishing
9 2 (1.06%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.53%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (19.58%) XML
2 5 (2.65%) Web Services
3 4 (2.12%) .NET
4 3 (1.59%) jQuery
5 2 (1.06%) Ajax
5 2 (1.06%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.06%) CSS
5 2 (1.06%) HTML
5 2 (1.06%) Middleware
6 1 (0.53%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.53%) J2EE
6 1 (0.53%) LAMP
6 1 (0.53%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.53%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.53%) PHP-FPM
6 1 (0.53%) SOAP
6 1 (0.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.34%) Data Centre
2 26 (13.76%) Computer Science
3 24 (12.70%) Fat Client
3 24 (12.70%) Thin Client
4 21 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 15 (7.94%) iSeries
5 15 (7.94%) Public Cloud
6 14 (7.41%) Clustering
7 4 (2.12%) PKI
7 4 (2.12%) User Experience
8 3 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.59%) Replication
9 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.06%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.53%) Fintech
10 1 (0.53%) Handset
10 1 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 189 (100.00%) Windows
2 103 (54.50%) Windows Server
3 76 (40.21%) Linux
4 58 (30.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (24.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (15.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (7.94%) Unix
7 15 (7.94%) Windows 7
8 14 (7.41%) Windows 10
9 10 (5.29%) Solaris
10 5 (2.65%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.12%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.59%) CentOS
12 3 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.06%) Debian
13 2 (1.06%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.53%) Android
14 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.40%) DevOps
2 29 (15.34%) Performance Tuning
3 28 (14.81%) ITIL
4 26 (13.76%) Task Automation
5 24 (12.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 23 (12.17%) E-Commerce
7 22 (11.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (11.11%) Migration
9 20 (10.58%) B2C
9 20 (10.58%) Software Architecture
10 18 (9.52%) Project Management
11 16 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (8.47%) Continuous Delivery
12 15 (7.94%) E-business
12 15 (7.94%) Kanban
13 14 (7.41%) IT Strategy
14 12 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (5.82%) Infrastructure Management
15 11 (5.82%) Open Source
15 11 (5.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 73 (38.62%) PowerShell
2 59 (31.22%) SQL
3 27 (14.29%) Java
4 23 (12.17%) T-SQL
5 7 (3.70%) Python
6 3 (1.59%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.59%) C#
6 3 (1.59%) PHP
7 2 (1.06%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.53%) Perl
8 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (15.87%) Degree
2 19 (10.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (6.35%) MCSE
4 5 (2.65%) MCSA
5 4 (2.12%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.59%) CCNA
6 3 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.59%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.53%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.65%) SLA
2 3 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.06%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.53%) PMO
4 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 93 (49.21%) Active Directory
2 44 (23.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (20.63%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.29%) Shibboleth
4 10 (5.29%) vSphere
5 9 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (3.17%) VMware Server
7 4 (2.12%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.06%) KVM
10 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 34 (17.99%) SCCM
2 20 (10.58%) Opsview
3 17 (8.99%) SCOM
4 8 (4.23%) Failover Clustering
4 8 (4.23%) WSUS
5 5 (2.65%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.65%) Nagios
6 4 (2.12%) Puppet
7 3 (1.59%) Ansible
7 3 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.53%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 100 (52.91%) VMware
2 84 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 43 (22.75%) Red Hat
4 31 (16.40%) Citrix
5 18 (9.52%) Cisco
6 14 (7.41%) Oracle
7 12 (6.35%) HP
8 11 (5.82%) Sun
9 7 (3.70%) SAP
10 5 (2.65%) Juniper
10 5 (2.65%) Veritas
11 4 (2.12%) NetApp
12 3 (1.59%) Splunk
13 2 (1.06%) Lumension
13 2 (1.06%) Mitel
13 2 (1.06%) MobileIron
13 2 (1.06%) Sophos
13 2 (1.06%) Tableau
13 2 (1.06%) Veeam
14 1 (0.53%) Google
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago