The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Engineer
Rank 818 804 822
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 58 54 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.053% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.056% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 46 51 38
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
Windows Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100800 96348 100910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.58% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 83439 80857 86766
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Windows Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Windows Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Windows Engineer Salary Trend in England

Windows Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

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

Windows Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Windows Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
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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
London +20 34 £57,500 -4.16% 1
North West -11 12 £29,000 -17.14%
South East -21 11 £55,000 +19.56%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Windows Engineer
UK

Windows Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Windows
2 80 (76.19%) Active Directory
3 65 (61.90%) VMware
4 61 (58.10%) Microsoft
5 53 (50.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 47 (44.76%) IIS
7 46 (43.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 36 (34.29%) SQL Server
9 35 (33.33%) MS Exchange
10 34 (32.38%) SCCM
11 33 (31.43%) DNS
12 30 (28.57%) Citrix
13 27 (25.71%) SharePoint
14 24 (22.86%) SAN
15 23 (21.90%) DHCP
15 23 (21.90%) Clustering
15 23 (21.90%) PowerShell
15 23 (21.90%) Windows Server 2012
16 22 (20.95%) Microsoft Certification
17 21 (20.00%) SQL
18 20 (19.05%) TCP/IP
18 20 (19.05%) SCOM
19 19 (18.10%) Windows Server 2003
20 18 (17.14%) MS Excel
20 18 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
21 17 (16.19%) WSUS
22 16 (15.24%) Finance
23 14 (13.33%) NetBackup
23 14 (13.33%) Hedge funds
24 13 (12.38%) vSphere

Windows Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 47 (44.76%) IIS
2 35 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 27 (25.71%) SharePoint
4 18 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (8.57%) SharePoint Server
5 9 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.81%) Lync
7 3 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.95%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.95%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.95%) JBoss
8 1 (0.95%) Apache
8 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) SaaS
1 2 (1.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.95%) IaaS
2 1 (0.95%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (0.95%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (31.43%) DNS
2 24 (22.86%) SAN
3 23 (21.90%) DHCP
4 20 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 10 (9.52%) HTTP
6 9 (8.57%) SSL
6 9 (8.57%) IPv4
6 9 (8.57%) NAS
7 7 (6.67%) SNMP
8 5 (4.76%) FTP
8 5 (4.76%) Firewall
9 3 (2.86%) WAN
10 2 (1.90%) LDAP
10 2 (1.90%) LAN
11 1 (0.95%) Internet
11 1 (0.95%) ADSL
11 1 (0.95%) SMTP
11 1 (0.95%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.95%) VLAN
11 1 (0.95%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.76%) MySQL
5 4 (3.81%) MariaDB
5 4 (3.81%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.81%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.81%) Redis
6 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (6.67%) AdminStudio
2 2 (1.90%) MSI
3 1 (0.95%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.95%) Subversion
3 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (15.24%) Finance
2 6 (5.71%) Banking
3 4 (3.81%) Law
3 4 (3.81%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.90%) Automotive
4 2 (1.90%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.90%) Front Office
5 1 (0.95%) Advertising
5 1 (0.95%) Publishing
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
5 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.48%) Application Packaging
2 6 (5.71%) .NET
3 4 (3.81%) MSMQ
3 4 (3.81%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.95%) HTML
4 1 (0.95%) Java EE
4 1 (0.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.90%) Clustering
2 14 (13.33%) Hedge funds
3 7 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.90%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.95%) Celerra
6 1 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.95%) iPhone
6 1 (0.95%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.95%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.95%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 105 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (50.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (21.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (18.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.71%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.86%) Linux
7 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.95%) Android
7 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (7.62%) Load Balancing
2 7 (6.67%) ITIL
3 6 (5.71%) CRM
3 6 (5.71%) E-Commerce
4 4 (3.81%) Problem Management
4 4 (3.81%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (1.90%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (1.90%) Migration
6 2 (1.90%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (1.90%) Software Distribution
6 2 (1.90%) Investment Management
6 2 (1.90%) Mentoring
7 1 (0.95%) Time Management
7 1 (0.95%) High Availability
7 1 (0.95%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (0.95%) Project Management
7 1 (0.95%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (0.95%) Workflow
7 1 (0.95%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.90%) PowerShell
2 21 (20.00%) SQL
3 9 (8.57%) Ruby
4 5 (4.76%) C#
5 3 (2.86%) VBScript
5 3 (2.86%) VB
6 2 (1.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.90%) Python
7 1 (0.95%) Java
7 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (20.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (12.38%) MCSE
3 10 (9.52%) MCITP
4 5 (4.76%) MCSA
5 3 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.86%) MCPD
5 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.62%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 80 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 46 (43.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (12.38%) vSphere
4 10 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 6 (5.71%) ISA Server
7 5 (4.76%) VMware ESX
7 5 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (2.86%) XenApp
8 3 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.90%) UAG
9 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.90%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.95%) XenServer
10 1 (0.95%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 34 (32.38%) SCCM
2 20 (19.05%) SCOM
3 17 (16.19%) WSUS
4 14 (13.33%) NetBackup
5 7 (6.67%) Puppet
6 6 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (3.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (2.86%) HP SIM
8 3 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.90%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.95%) MOM
10 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.95%) WMI
10 1 (0.95%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.95%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.95%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 65 (61.90%) VMware
2 61 (58.10%) Microsoft
3 30 (28.57%) Citrix
4 13 (12.38%) Symantec
5 12 (11.43%) HP
6 9 (8.57%) Cisco
7 8 (7.62%) Websense
8 6 (5.71%) NetApp
9 5 (4.76%) Dell
10 4 (3.81%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.86%) F5
11 3 (2.86%) LANDesk
11 3 (2.86%) Intel
11 3 (2.86%) CA
11 3 (2.86%) Sophos
12 2 (1.90%) Avaya
12 2 (1.90%) EMC
12 2 (1.90%) IBM
12 2 (1.90%) AppSense
12 2 (1.90%) Altiris