The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Support Engineer
Rank 202 200 190
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 22 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.42% 0.58% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.61% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 34
Average salary £41,250 £30,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £22,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,000 £41,050
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.63%
Windows Support 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
4914 5247 5116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.59% 95.84% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4019 3899 3731
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £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 Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Windows Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Windows Support Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Windows Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Windows Support 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 Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 14 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
Reading -16 11 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Bracknell +6 8 £43,000 +11.68%
Newbury +18 1 £31,000 -27.90%
Maidenhead - 1 £22,500 - 1
Windows Support Engineer
South East

Windows Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Windows Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (72.22%) Active Directory
3 28 (51.85%) Windows Server
4 25 (46.30%) Linux
5 21 (38.89%) VMware
6 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (35.19%) TCP/IP
8 17 (31.48%) SQL
8 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
8 17 (31.48%) Red Hat
8 17 (31.48%) CentOS
8 17 (31.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (25.93%) Ubuntu
10 14 (25.93%) Debian
10 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
10 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
11 13 (24.07%) Firewall
12 12 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (20.37%) Windows 7
13 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
13 11 (20.37%) LAN
14 10 (18.52%) WAN
14 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
14 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
15 8 (14.81%) DNS
16 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2003
17 6 (11.11%) SLA
18 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Windows Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.70%) IIS
5 1 (1.85%) Apache
5 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.85%) JBoss
5 1 (1.85%) nginx
5 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) SaaS
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.19%) TCP/IP
2 13 (24.07%) Firewall
3 11 (20.37%) LAN
4 10 (18.52%) WAN
5 8 (14.81%) DNS
6 5 (9.26%) DHCP
7 4 (7.41%) SAN
8 3 (5.56%) NAS
9 2 (3.70%) HTTP
10 1 (1.85%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.85%) Internet
10 1 (1.85%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.85%) LDAP
10 1 (1.85%) Network Security
10 1 (1.85%) Skype
10 1 (1.85%) SMTP
10 1 (1.85%) SSL
10 1 (1.85%) VPN
10 1 (1.85%) Wireless
10 1 (1.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
2 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
1 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.85%) AppFabric
2 1 (1.85%) CSS
2 1 (1.85%) DCOM
2 1 (1.85%) HTML
2 1 (1.85%) LAMP
2 1 (1.85%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.85%) MCollective
2 1 (1.85%) WCF
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
2 1 (1.85%) XMPP
2 1 (1.85%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.56%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.85%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.85%) PACS
4 1 (1.85%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (51.85%) Windows Server
3 25 (46.30%) Linux
4 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (31.48%) CentOS
5 17 (31.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (25.93%) Debian
7 14 (25.93%) Ubuntu
8 11 (20.37%) Windows 7
9 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.85%) AIX
11 1 (1.85%) Android
11 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.85%) Unix
11 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (9.26%) Configuration Management
1 5 (9.26%) Data Management
1 5 (9.26%) ITIL
2 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (7.41%) Operations Management
2 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (3.70%) Service Management
3 2 (3.70%) Time Management
4 1 (1.85%) Analytics
4 1 (1.85%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (1.85%) High Availability
4 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (1.85%) Mentoring
4 1 (1.85%) OWASP
4 1 (1.85%) Patch Management
4 1 (1.85%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (1.85%) Presales
4 1 (1.85%) SIEM
4 1 (1.85%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 17 (31.48%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (1.85%) C
3 1 (1.85%) Java
3 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.85%) Perl
3 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) DICOM
System Software
1 39 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 12 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.70%) vSphere
6 1 (1.85%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.85%) qmail
6 1 (1.85%) Squid
6 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Legato
1 4 (7.41%) SCCM
2 3 (5.56%) Simpana
3 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.70%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (3.70%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.85%) Cacti
4 1 (1.85%) collectd
4 1 (1.85%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.85%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.85%) Graphite
4 1 (1.85%) logstash
4 1 (1.85%) Nagios
4 1 (1.85%) Puppet
4 1 (1.85%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.85%) WSUS
4 1 (1.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) VMware
2 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 17 (31.48%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.26%) Citrix
3 5 (9.26%) Symantec
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco
4 4 (7.41%) Dell
4 4 (7.41%) EMC
4 4 (7.41%) HP
4 4 (7.41%) Veritas
5 3 (5.56%) IBM
6 2 (3.70%) Apple
6 2 (3.70%) arcserve
6 2 (3.70%) Juniper
7 1 (1.85%) Altiris
7 1 (1.85%) CommVault
7 1 (1.85%) Mitel
7 1 (1.85%) NetApp
7 1 (1.85%) Remedy
7 1 (1.85%) Toshiba
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