The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Support Engineer
Rank 312 320 339
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 11 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.096% 0.017% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.018% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 3
Average salary £33,500 £55,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.36% +51.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £43,450 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,050 £43,300
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £27,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+11.81% -20.28%
Windows Support Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10615 11049 12033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.88% 93.09% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8939 9687 11040
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Windows Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Support Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Windows Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Windows Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) VMware
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (38.89%) Finance
6 7 (38.89%) Degree
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (33.33%) LAN
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
8 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco
9 4 (22.22%) DNS
9 4 (22.22%) DHCP
9 4 (22.22%) EMC
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (22.22%) SAN
9 4 (22.22%) WAN
9 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
9 4 (22.22%) Apple
9 4 (22.22%) Banking
9 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
9 4 (22.22%) Wireless
9 4 (22.22%) SCCM
10 3 (16.67%) SCOM
10 3 (16.67%) Release Management
10 3 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server

Windows Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) DHCP
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
2 4 (22.22%) Wireless
3 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.56%) NAS
5 1 (5.56%) Firewall
5 1 (5.56%) IMAP
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
5 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) Statistics
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Celerra
2 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
6 3 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000
7 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
8 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
8 1 (5.56%) VMS
8 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
3 3 (16.67%) Release Management
3 3 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) Benchmarking
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) VBScript
2 2 (11.11%) VB
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MCTS
3 1 (5.56%) MCITP
3 1 (5.56%) ACTC
3 1 (5.56%) MCP
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) CCA
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
4 4 (22.22%) EMC
4 4 (22.22%) Apple
5 3 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) SAP