Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Windows Administrator was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 513 537 569
Rank change year-on-year +24 +32 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 36 53 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 36 40 76
South East median annual salary £41,250 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% +1.35%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,500 £52,500
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 South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29564 33620 41518
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.97% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24692 28198 34628
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,250
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 South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Administrator in the South East

Windows Administrator
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Windows Administrator in the South East

Windows Administrator
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Administrator in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Administrator in the South East

Windows Administrator
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Administrator within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 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
Surrey +10 16 £32,500 -33.67% 1
Thames Valley +38 15 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire +53 13 £42,500 -8.11%
Hampshire -4 3 £49,000 +5.95% 1
Kent +16 2 £40,000 +45.45%
Buckinghamshire +9 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Windows Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region featuring Windows Administrator in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 23 (63.89%) Windows Server
4 21 (58.33%) VPN
4 21 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (55.56%) PowerShell
6 19 (52.78%) DNS
6 19 (52.78%) VMware
7 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
8 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (38.89%) ITIL
9 14 (38.89%) SharePoint
10 13 (36.11%) Finance
10 13 (36.11%) Office 365
11 12 (33.33%) Hyper-V
11 12 (33.33%) Firewall
12 11 (30.56%) Azure Active Directory
12 11 (30.56%) Windows 10
12 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
12 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (30.56%) PaaS
12 11 (30.56%) IaaS
12 11 (30.56%) Windows 7
13 10 (27.78%) Cisco
14 9 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
14 9 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 8 (22.22%) Degree
15 8 (22.22%) IPsec
15 8 (22.22%) VLAN

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (38.89%) SharePoint
2 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
3 5 (13.89%) IIS
4 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (36.11%) Office 365
3 11 (30.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 11 (30.56%) IaaS
3 11 (30.56%) PaaS
4 8 (22.22%) SaaS
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (58.33%) VPN
2 19 (52.78%) DNS
3 12 (33.33%) Firewall
4 8 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (22.22%) IPsec
4 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 8 (22.22%) VLAN
5 2 (5.56%) LAN
5 2 (5.56%) Network Security
5 2 (5.56%) SMS
5 2 (5.56%) WAN
6 1 (2.78%) Broadband
6 1 (2.78%) Skype
6 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.78%) LAMP
2 1 (2.78%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Windows Server
3 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (30.56%) Windows 10
4 11 (30.56%) Windows 7
5 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.33%) Linux
7 1 (2.78%) CentOS
7 1 (2.78%) Debian
7 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.78%) Unix
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) ITIL
2 2 (5.56%) High Availability
3 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.78%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (2.78%) DevOps
3 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.78%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (2.78%) Information Security
3 1 (2.78%) Migration
3 1 (2.78%) Network Management
3 1 (2.78%) OO
3 1 (2.78%) Open Source
3 1 (2.78%) Patch Management
3 1 (2.78%) Security Management
3 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
3 1 (2.78%) Time Management
3 1 (2.78%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 8 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) Python
4 3 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.78%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) MCP
2 3 (8.33%) MCSA
2 3 (8.33%) MCSE
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.56%) MCSD
4 1 (2.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 12 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.56%) vSphere
6 1 (2.78%) Docker
6 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Ansible
1 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) VMware
2 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.78%) Cisco
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix
4 2 (5.56%) HP
4 2 (5.56%) Symantec
5 1 (2.78%) Draytek
5 1 (2.78%) NetApp
5 1 (2.78%) Perforce