The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Engineer
Rank 126 118 122
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 8 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.43% 0.74% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.76% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 12
Average salary £67,500 £30,000 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+125.00% +16.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £36,900 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
Windows Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1788 1973 1981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.49% 97.43% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1654 1610
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Windows Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Windows Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Windows Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Windows Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Windows Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Engineer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Windows Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Windows Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 15 (62.50%) Firewall
4 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
5 10 (41.67%) Linux
6 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (33.33%) SQL
8 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
8 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
8 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (29.17%) XenServer
9 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (25.00%) DevOps
9 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (25.00%) ITIL
9 6 (25.00%) .NET
10 5 (20.83%) Oracle
10 5 (20.83%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (20.83%) WebLogic
10 5 (20.83%) Unix
10 5 (20.83%) JBoss
10 5 (20.83%) RUP
10 5 (20.83%) DSDM
10 5 (20.83%) Python
10 5 (20.83%) SAN
10 5 (20.83%) Tivoli

Windows Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) CloudStack
2 5 (20.83%) JBoss
2 5 (20.83%) OpenStack
2 5 (20.83%) WebLogic
2 5 (20.83%) WebSphere
2 5 (20.83%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) HipChat
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) Wireless
3 3 (12.50%) Network Security
4 2 (8.33%) DHCP
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
1 5 (20.83%) Subversion
1 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) LAMP
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (20.83%) Unix
7 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
8 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
9 1 (4.17%) CentOS
9 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (25.00%) DevOps
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
1 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.83%) Auto-Scaling
2 5 (20.83%) Build Automation
2 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (20.83%) DSDM
2 5 (20.83%) OWASP
2 5 (20.83%) RUP
2 5 (20.83%) Scrum
3 2 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Escalation Management
4 1 (4.17%) Information Management
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
2 5 (20.83%) Python
2 5 (20.83%) Ruby
2 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) CCNA
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) XenServer
3 5 (20.83%) vSphere
3 5 (20.83%) Xen
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Ansible
1 5 (20.83%) Cobbler
1 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
1 5 (20.83%) Salt
1 5 (20.83%) Terraform
1 5 (20.83%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (20.83%) EnterpriseDB
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle
4 2 (8.33%) Apple
4 2 (8.33%) Aruba
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) Meru Networks
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) Google