The median annual salary for a Windows Systems Administrator was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 144 151
Rank change year-on-year +38 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.081% 0.051% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.055% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1205 1829 2302
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.26% 93.84% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1479 1574
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
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 Reading

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

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 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 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 Reading region featuring Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) CSS

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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware