The first table below looks at the demand for the Windows Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Engineer
Rank 210 198 224
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 9 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.42% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.45% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 3
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5222 5161 5583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.57% 93.23% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3693 4093 4706
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Windows Engineer
South East

Windows Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Windows Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Windows Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Windows Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Windows Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Windows Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Windows Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 7 £55,000 +10.00%
Windows Engineer
South East

Windows Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Windows Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Windows Engineer in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (26.67%) MCSE
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Plesk
6 3 (20.00%) CentOS
6 3 (20.00%) Alfresco
6 3 (20.00%) WordPress
6 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (20.00%) Drupal
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (20.00%) FTP
6 3 (20.00%) VPN
6 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) SSL
6 3 (20.00%) SLA
6 3 (20.00%) Sun
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 3 (20.00%) CMS
7 2 (13.33%) Change Management

Windows Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Windows Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Windows Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Alfresco
1 3 (20.00%) WordPress
1 3 (20.00%) Drupal
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (20.00%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) FTP
2 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) SSL
3 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (13.33%) tcpdump
3 2 (13.33%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) Firmware
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) CentOS
3 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (13.33%) Solaris
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (26.67%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Plesk
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Sun
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) NetApp
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) F5