Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Microsoft Windows
System Professional

United States Location

United States of America
Nationwide
Metropolitan Areas

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$81,807

Experience Requirement

8 Years

Raise +1 Year

$2,702 at 3.30%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 8 Years: $81,807 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $68,608 & $95,007; and, 5% of Jobs top $114,001.

Number of Jobs :

Most Jobs are available closest to the Salary Average.

Fewer Jobs are available at Lower and Higher Salaries.

Salary End Points :

$15,080 = minimum wage annual salary in the USA.

$187,699 = annual salary for the highest paying IT Job in the USA at the Top 2.5% Experience and Top 2.5% Salary.

Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $120,170
5% $114,001
10% $106,889
25% $95,007
33% $90,236
50% $81,807
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 8 Years Experience.

Salary Range and Jobs

Percentage of Jobs within Salary Lows and Highs
Percent of Job Market Salary Range
Low Salary High Salary
10% $79,348 $84,266
25% $75,572 $88,043
33% $73,378 $90,236
50% $68,608 $95,007
67% $62,875 $100,740
95% $43,444 $120,170
Salary Average =

$81,807

Mid Point between each Low/High pair.

Percent of Job Market =

Number of Jobs with Salary between Low/High pair
÷
Number of all Jobs at 8 Years Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
7 Years $78,787 $3,020 at 3.83%
8 Years $81,807 $2,702 at 3.30%
9 Years $84,509 $2,444 at 2.89%

About Salary and Experience

Salary by Year :

Salary is lowest at entry level, increases rapidly with the first years of experience and approaches a ceiling as experience matures.

Salary and Experience Range :

Salary average rises with experience: $41,006 at the low experience of 10 Months; $69,944 at the average experience of 4 Years and 8 Months; and, $83,194 at the top experience of 8 Years and 6 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

11 Years and 1 Month = Top 2.5% Experience in the IT Job with the highest required experience in the USA.

Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top

Qualifications

Description

This position involves server and network administration with a focus on system installation, optimization, monitoring, maintenance and/or troubleshooting.

Skills

The qualifications of this information technology Job:
Microsoft Server,
Active Directory, Exchange Server, IIS, ISA Server, SMS or Windows Server;
Systems Administration Tasks,
Administer, Back Up, Capacity Planning, Configure, Disaster Recovery, Install, Maintain, Monitor, Performance Tuning, Security or Upgrade;
Professional,
Administrator, Architect, Engineer, Support or Technician.

Characteristics

A+ Skills
Additional IT skills and US Cities requested in some job descriptions:
Manager,
10% of job descriptions,
Project Leader, Project Manager, Supervisor, Team Leader or Technical Lead;
Graduate Degree,
3% of job descriptions,
Master of Science in Computer Engineering, Master of Science in Computer Science, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, MA/MS in Information Technology, MA/MS in Information Science, Master of Arts Degree, Master of Science Degree or Ph.D.;
Microsoft SharePoint,
12% of job descriptions;
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager,
8% of job descriptions;
Microsoft Visual Basic .Net,
6% of job descriptions;
VMware,
27% of job descriptions;
EMC NetWorker,
7% of job descriptions;
Research In Motion Blackberry,
15% of job descriptions;
Finance Industry,
12% of job descriptions,
Asset Management, Banking, Brokerage, Commodity Trading, Derivative Trading, Equity Trading, Financial, Insurance, Investment, Securities Trading, Stock Market or Wall Street
with
Business, Company, Corporation, Enterprise, Firm or Industry;
Security Clearance,
6% of job descriptions;
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-CT-PA,
19% of jobs;
Washington-Baltimore, DC-MD-VA-WV,
15% of jobs.

Location

United States of America