The median annual salary for a Windows Administrator was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 28 March 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 West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 241 233
Rank change year-on-year +19 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Administrator 7 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.14% 0.29% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 12
Median salary £40,000 £39,421 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.47% +31.40%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £39,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -0.64% +20.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4888 5679 5932
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.66% 96.80% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4073 4697 4972
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Windows Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Windows Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Administrator in the South West

Windows Administrator
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Windows Administrator in the South West

Windows Administrator
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Administrator in the South West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Administrator in the South West

Windows Administrator
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Wiltshire +13 4 £40,000 +1.47% 1
Gloucestershire +5 3 £52,500 -
Windows Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 West region featuring Windows Administrator in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 6 (54.55%) Virtual Environments
5 5 (45.45%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
7 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
7 3 (27.27%) CentOS
7 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
7 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (27.27%) DevOps
7 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (27.27%) Workflow
7 3 (27.27%) Validation
7 3 (27.27%) Games
7 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Time Management

Windows Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (27.27%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) JBoss
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DHCP
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (18.18%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 3 (27.27%) CentOS
3 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Virtual Environments
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) ERP
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) Time Management
4 3 (27.27%) Validation
4 3 (27.27%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 2 (18.18%) Kanban
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) Atlassian
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Dell KACE
5 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) SAP
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