Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Windows Systems Administrator was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 155 188
Rank change year-on-year +11 +33 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.048% 0.12% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.13% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Reading median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% -18.27% -5.45%
10th Percentile £39,750 £41,250 £34,650
90th Percentile £43,250 £53,250 £68,950
Berkshire median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.35% - +9.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 1,979 2,342 3,220
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.88% 95.87% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,701 1,930 2,421
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -7.07% +4.21%
10th Percentile £28,250 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -

Windows Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Systems Administrator in Reading

Windows Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Windows Systems Administrator in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, Windows Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reading region featuring Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business

Windows Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Go
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) iptables
1 1 (100.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Graphite
1 1 (100.00%) Kibana
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Centreon
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware