Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Windows and

United States Location

United States of America

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Data Observed 5/1/20 to 4/30/21

Salary Average


Experience Requirement

5 Years and 2 Months

Raise +1 Year

$5,831 at 6.13%

User Funded :

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 5 Years & 2 Months: $95,143 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $79,768 & $110,518; and, 5% of Jobs top $132,770.

Number of Jobs :

Most Jobs are available closest to the Salary Average.

Fewer Jobs are available at Lower and Higher Salaries.

Salary End Points :

$26,400 = annual salary at $15 per hour working between: 44 weeks at 40 hours a week, to, 52 weeks at 34 hours a week.

$302,079 = annual salary for the highest paying IT Job in the highest paying US City at the Top 2.5% Experience and Top 2.5% Salary.

Job Market :

Job offers, publicly posted in want ads by employers, were observed and measured from 5/1/20 to 4/30/21.

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Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $140,059
5% $132,770
10% $124,411
25% $110,518
33% $104,853
50% $95,143
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
Number of all Jobs at 5 Years and 2 Months Experience.

Salary Range and Jobs

Percentage of Jobs within Salary Lows and Highs
Percent of Job Market Salary Range
Low Salary High Salary
10% $92,281 $98,006
25% $87,884 $102,403
33% $85,433 $104,853
50% $79,768 $110,518
67% $72,921 $117,365
95% $50,228 $140,059
Salary Average =


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 5 Years and 2 Months Experience.

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Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
4 Years and 2 Months $88,278 $6,865 at 7.78%
5 Years and 2 Months $95,143 $5,831 at 6.13%
6 Years and 2 Months $100,975 $5,068 at 5.02%

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: $46,269 at the low experience of 9 Months; $94,080 at the average experience of 5 Years; and, $114,543 at the top experience of 9 Years and 2 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

14 Years and 4 Months = Top 2.5% Experience in the IT Job with the highest required experience in the USA.

Job Market :

Job offers, publicly posted in want ads by employers, were observed and measured from 5/1/20 to 4/30/21.

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Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top



Install, configure, optimize, monitor, maintain, backup, recover, troubleshoot, update and enhance, Microsoft Windows server software and VMware virtual service, are primary position responsibilities.


The qualifications of this information technology Job:
  • Microsoft Windows Server;
  • VMware;
  • System-Network Administrator,
    Network, System, Server or Virtualization,
    Administrator, Architect or Engineer.


A+ Skills
Additional IT skills requested in some job descriptions:
Project Lead,
Development Manager, Lead Developer, Project Lead, Project Manager, Project Supervisor, Team Lead, Team Supervisor or Technical Lead,
6% of job descriptions;
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree,
33.1% of job descriptions;
Associate of Arts/Science Degree,
6.6% of job descriptions;
Financial Sector,
Asset Management, Banking, Brokerage, Commodity Trading, Derivative Trading, Equity Trading, Finance, Insurance, Investment, Securities Trading, Stock Market or Wall Street,
3% of job descriptions;
Security Clearance,
3.6% of job descriptions;
Microsoft SCCM (System Center Configuration Manager),
6.6% of job descriptions;
7.8% of job descriptions;
17.5% of job descriptions;
ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library),
6.6% of job descriptions;
MCSE (Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert),
19.3% of job descriptions;
AWS (Amazon Web Services),
18.1% of job descriptions;
Microsoft Azure,
34.9% of job descriptions.


United States of America