The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Engineer
Rank 174 140 142
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 57 92 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.10% 1.66% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.73% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 53 88 80
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Windows Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4902 5319 5101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.87% 95.91% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4015 3938 3749
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Bracknell +20 21 £43,500 +6.09%
Reading -35 21 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Newbury +17 3 £31,000 -22.50%
Slough -15 2 £37,000 -7.50%
Windows Engineer
South East

Windows Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 128 (100.00%) Windows
2 81 (63.28%) Active Directory
3 69 (53.91%) Windows Server
4 65 (50.78%) VMware
5 57 (44.53%) Linux
6 50 (39.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 47 (36.72%) Microsoft
8 43 (33.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 41 (32.03%) MS Excel
10 40 (31.25%) Firewall
11 37 (28.91%) MS Exchange
11 37 (28.91%) SQL
11 37 (28.91%) Data Centre
12 31 (24.22%) Hyper-V
13 30 (23.44%) VMware ESXi
13 30 (23.44%) DNS
14 29 (22.66%) LAN
15 28 (21.88%) Red Hat
15 28 (21.88%) WAN
16 27 (21.09%) TCP/IP
16 27 (21.09%) Windows Server 2003
16 27 (21.09%) Exchange Server 2010
17 26 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2013
18 25 (19.53%) SaaS
19 24 (18.75%) ITIL
20 23 (17.97%) Finance
21 22 (17.19%) Cisco
21 22 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
22 21 (16.41%) PowerShell
22 21 (16.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Windows Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 37 (28.91%) MS Exchange
2 27 (21.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.13%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.56%) Apache
5 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.56%) IIS
5 2 (1.56%) JBoss
5 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.78%) nginx
6 1 (0.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 41 (32.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.34%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (19.53%) SaaS
2 11 (8.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.03%) OpenShift
4 7 (5.47%) PaaS
5 6 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (2.34%) Office 365
7 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (31.25%) Firewall
2 30 (23.44%) DNS
3 29 (22.66%) LAN
4 28 (21.88%) WAN
5 27 (21.09%) TCP/IP
6 13 (10.16%) HTTP
7 12 (9.38%) SMTP
8 11 (8.59%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (8.59%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (7.81%) DHCP
10 9 (7.03%) SAN
11 6 (4.69%) NAS
12 5 (3.91%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (3.91%) Wireless
13 4 (3.13%) iSCSI
13 4 (3.13%) LDAP
13 4 (3.13%) SSL
14 2 (1.56%) VoIP
15 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
15 1 (0.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.78%) MySQL
3 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (17.97%) Finance
2 3 (2.34%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.34%) Marketing
3 2 (1.56%) Advertising
3 2 (1.56%) Legal
4 1 (0.78%) Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Games
4 1 (0.78%) Law
4 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.69%) .NET
2 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.78%) AppFabric
3 1 (0.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (0.78%) CSS
3 1 (0.78%) DCOM
3 1 (0.78%) HTML
3 1 (0.78%) J2EE
3 1 (0.78%) LAMP
3 1 (0.78%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.78%) MCollective
3 1 (0.78%) Middleware
3 1 (0.78%) STL
3 1 (0.78%) WCF
3 1 (0.78%) Web Services
3 1 (0.78%) XMPP
3 1 (0.78%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (28.91%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.59%) EMC VNX
3 8 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.69%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.34%) Clustering
7 2 (1.56%) Statistics
8 1 (0.78%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.78%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.78%) NHS
8 1 (0.78%) PACS
8 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.78%) Replication
8 1 (0.78%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 128 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (53.91%) Windows Server
3 57 (44.53%) Linux
4 50 (39.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (33.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (21.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (16.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (14.84%) CentOS
9 15 (11.72%) Ubuntu
10 14 (10.94%) Debian
11 12 (9.38%) Windows 7
12 6 (4.69%) Unix
13 3 (2.34%) Mac OS X
13 3 (2.34%) Windows 8
14 2 (1.56%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.78%) AIX
15 1 (0.78%) Android
15 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.75%) ITIL
2 14 (10.94%) Mentoring
3 13 (10.16%) Service Management
4 11 (8.59%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (7.03%) Load Balancing
5 9 (7.03%) Patch Management
6 8 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (6.25%) Capacity Management
6 8 (6.25%) Data Management
6 8 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 8 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 8 (6.25%) Product Management
6 8 (6.25%) Project Management
7 7 (5.47%) Configuration Management
8 6 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (4.69%) Operations Management
8 6 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (3.91%) Time Management
10 3 (2.34%) Open Source
10 3 (2.34%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 37 (28.91%) SQL
2 21 (16.41%) PowerShell
3 16 (12.50%) Perl
4 15 (11.72%) Python
5 13 (10.16%) Java
6 11 (8.59%) Ruby
7 5 (3.91%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.34%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.34%) C
8 3 (2.34%) C#
9 1 (0.78%) C++
9 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (13.28%) Degree
2 8 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.13%) MCSE
4 4 (3.13%) MCTS
5 3 (2.34%) MCP
5 3 (2.34%) MCSA
6 1 (0.78%) CCA
6 1 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.59%) QA
2 7 (5.47%) SLA
3 1 (0.78%) DICOM
System Software
1 81 (63.28%) Active Directory
2 31 (24.22%) Hyper-V
3 30 (23.44%) VMware ESXi
4 22 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (5.47%) Docker
6 5 (3.91%) vSphere
7 4 (3.13%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.34%) VMware Server
8 3 (2.34%) Xen
8 3 (2.34%) XenApp
9 1 (0.78%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.78%) qmail
9 1 (0.78%) Squid
9 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (11.72%) SCCM
2 12 (9.38%) WSUS
3 11 (8.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (3.13%) Graphite
4 4 (3.13%) Legato
4 4 (3.13%) logstash
4 4 (3.13%) Nagios
4 4 (3.13%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.56%) Ansible
5 2 (1.56%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.56%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (1.56%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.56%) Simpana
5 2 (1.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.78%) Cacti
6 1 (0.78%) collectd
6 1 (0.78%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.78%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.78%) Puppet
6 1 (0.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 65 (50.78%) VMware
2 47 (36.72%) Microsoft
3 28 (21.88%) Red Hat
4 22 (17.19%) Cisco
5 19 (14.84%) EMC
6 14 (10.94%) Symantec
7 11 (8.59%) Qualys
8 10 (7.81%) Citrix
9 9 (7.03%) HP
10 8 (6.25%) Sun
11 7 (5.47%) IBM
12 6 (4.69%) CommVault
13 5 (3.91%) Dell
13 5 (3.91%) NetApp
14 4 (3.13%) Veritas
15 2 (1.56%) Apple
15 2 (1.56%) arcserve
15 2 (1.56%) Juniper
15 2 (1.56%) Mercator
16 1 (0.78%) Remedy
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