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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Engineer
Rank 415 326 360
Rank change year-on-year
-89 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 674 969 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.94% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.97% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 612 829 814
Average salary £40,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
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
93191 100011 107473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.55% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79083 82449 87918
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
London -75 318 £44,000 -2.22% 41
South East +15 188 £42,000 +23.52% 19
Yorkshire -7 38 £37,500 +25.41% 7
East of England -51 31 £42,500 +26.86% 4
South West -40 26 £40,000 +33.33% 4
West Midlands -20 24 £29,000 -7.93% 8
North West -17 20 £37,500 +15.38% 6
East Midlands +5 18 £25,500 +6.25% 5
Midlands - 10 £48,000 -
North East -3 2 £26,500 -3.63%
Windows Engineer
UK

Windows Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1334 (100.00%) Windows
2 786 (58.92%) Windows Server
3 680 (50.97%) Active Directory
4 642 (48.13%) Microsoft
5 610 (45.73%) VMware
6 400 (29.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 382 (28.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 381 (28.56%) Linux
9 360 (26.99%) VMware Infrastructure
10 338 (25.34%) MS Exchange
11 334 (25.04%) MS Excel
12 321 (24.06%) Cisco
13 308 (23.09%) Firewall
14 268 (20.09%) PowerShell
15 260 (19.49%) SQL
16 248 (18.59%) DNS
17 247 (18.52%) Hyper-V
18 238 (17.84%) SQL Server
19 226 (16.94%) Finance
20 225 (16.87%) Citrix
21 208 (15.59%) ITIL
22 202 (15.14%) Microsoft Certification
23 197 (14.77%) Windows 7
24 195 (14.62%) IIS
25 185 (13.87%) Windows Server 2003
26 180 (13.49%) MCSE
27 178 (13.34%) TCP/IP
28 175 (13.12%) SAN
29 163 (12.22%) Office 365
30 159 (11.92%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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
1 338 (25.34%) MS Exchange
2 195 (14.62%) IIS
3 159 (11.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 114 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 82 (6.15%) SharePoint
6 77 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
7 73 (5.47%) Skype for Business
8 64 (4.80%) Tomcat
9 59 (4.42%) Apache
10 41 (3.07%) Confluence
11 40 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 36 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
13 28 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2000
14 24 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
15 21 (1.57%) JBoss
15 21 (1.57%) OpenStack
16 17 (1.27%) WebLogic
17 14 (1.05%) WebSphere
18 12 (0.90%) nginx
19 10 (0.75%) CloudStack
Applications
1 334 (25.04%) MS Excel
2 147 (11.02%) MS Office
3 6 (0.45%) Acrobat
3 6 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.075%) Abaqus
4 1 (0.075%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.075%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.075%) HipChat
4 1 (0.075%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.075%) NASTRAN
4 1 (0.075%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.15%) Cognos Planning
3 2 (0.15%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.075%) Eikon
4 1 (0.075%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.075%) Magento
4 1 (0.075%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.075%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.075%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 163 (12.22%) Office 365
2 117 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 100 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (2.40%) SaaS
5 20 (1.50%) PaaS
6 18 (1.35%) IaaS
7 17 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
8 16 (1.20%) Yammer
9 8 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (0.37%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.22%) Dropbox
12 2 (0.15%) GitHub
13 1 (0.075%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.075%) Amazon Glacier
13 1 (0.075%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.075%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.075%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.075%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 308 (23.09%) Firewall
2 248 (18.59%) DNS
3 178 (13.34%) TCP/IP
4 175 (13.12%) SAN
5 129 (9.67%) LAN
6 127 (9.52%) WAN
7 110 (8.25%) DHCP
8 73 (5.47%) VPN
9 49 (3.67%) VLAN
10 48 (3.60%) VoIP
11 46 (3.45%) NAS
12 40 (3.00%) HTTP
12 40 (3.00%) Internet
13 34 (2.55%) Wireless
14 33 (2.47%) SMTP
15 27 (2.02%) NetScaler
16 20 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
17 19 (1.42%) Remote Desktop
18 18 (1.35%) LDAP
18 18 (1.35%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (17.84%) SQL Server
2 33 (2.47%) MySQL
3 28 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (1.42%) Big Data
5 19 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (0.60%) NoSQL
7 8 (0.60%) Redis
8 5 (0.37%) MongoDB
8 5 (0.37%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.30%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.22%) GIS
10 3 (0.22%) QGIS
11 2 (0.15%) Cognos Impromptu
11 2 (0.15%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 66 (4.95%) Jenkins
2 47 (3.52%) JIRA
3 46 (3.45%) TeamCity
4 40 (3.00%) Visual Studio
5 34 (2.55%) Octopus Deploy
6 30 (2.25%) Git (software)
7 18 (1.35%) Subversion
8 10 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (0.52%) Ant
9 7 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (0.52%) Maven
10 6 (0.45%) Vagrant
11 5 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (0.37%) WinDbg
12 4 (0.30%) JConsole
13 3 (0.22%) Hamcrest
13 3 (0.22%) Hudson
13 3 (0.22%) JUnit
13 3 (0.22%) Mockito
13 3 (0.22%) MSBuild
General
1 226 (16.94%) Finance
2 80 (6.00%) Banking
3 41 (3.07%) Telecoms
4 33 (2.47%) Law
5 28 (2.10%) Manufacturing
6 23 (1.72%) Marketing
7 22 (1.65%) Retail
8 18 (1.35%) Games
9 17 (1.27%) Publishing
10 10 (0.75%) Electronics
10 10 (0.75%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.52%) Back Office
12 6 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.30%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.22%) Advertising
14 3 (0.22%) Automotive
14 3 (0.22%) French Language
14 3 (0.22%) Front Office
14 3 (0.22%) Legal
14 3 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (8.02%) .NET
2 60 (4.50%) Web Services
3 24 (1.80%) LAMP
4 16 (1.20%) ASP.NET
5 15 (1.12%) STL
6 11 (0.82%) HTML
7 10 (0.75%) XML
8 9 (0.67%) WCF
9 8 (0.60%) WPF
10 6 (0.45%) AngularJS
10 6 (0.45%) JSON
10 6 (0.45%) LEMP Stack
10 6 (0.45%) XMPP
10 6 (0.45%) XSLT
11 5 (0.37%) COM
11 5 (0.37%) MCollective
12 4 (0.30%) CSS
12 4 (0.30%) Middleware
12 4 (0.30%) SOAP
13 3 (0.22%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 147 (11.02%) Data Centre
2 89 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (5.40%) Computer Science
4 70 (5.25%) Blackberry
5 45 (3.37%) Clustering
6 39 (2.92%) Hedge funds
7 29 (2.17%) Driving Licence
8 27 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
9 25 (1.87%) Management Information System
10 17 (1.27%) iPhone
11 15 (1.12%) PKI
12 14 (1.05%) EMC VNX
13 12 (0.90%) User Experience
14 10 (0.75%) Fat Client
14 10 (0.75%) Thin Client
14 10 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
15 9 (0.67%) Digital Media
15 9 (0.67%) Fintech
15 9 (0.67%) Mobile App
15 9 (0.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1334 (100.00%) Windows
2 786 (58.92%) Windows Server
3 400 (29.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 382 (28.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 381 (28.56%) Linux
6 197 (14.77%) Windows 7
7 185 (13.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 116 (8.70%) Windows 8
9 74 (5.55%) Unix
10 70 (5.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 63 (4.72%) Mac OS X
12 49 (3.67%) Windows 10
13 42 (3.15%) Windows XP
14 35 (2.62%) Android
14 35 (2.62%) Apple iOS
14 35 (2.62%) Windows 2000 Server
15 16 (1.20%) CentOS
16 15 (1.12%) Mac OS
16 15 (1.12%) Ubuntu
17 13 (0.97%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (15.59%) ITIL
2 135 (10.12%) DevOps
3 86 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (6.37%) Disaster Recovery
5 58 (4.35%) Migration
6 52 (3.90%) Software Engineering
7 50 (3.75%) Configuration Management
7 50 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
8 45 (3.37%) Load Balancing
8 45 (3.37%) Project Management
8 45 (3.37%) Web Operations
9 44 (3.30%) High Availability
9 44 (3.30%) Problem Management
10 36 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
11 34 (2.55%) Incident Management
12 32 (2.40%) Continuous Improvement
12 32 (2.40%) Systems Analysis
13 30 (2.25%) Service Management
14 29 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (2.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 268 (20.09%) PowerShell
2 260 (19.49%) SQL
3 113 (8.47%) Python
4 89 (6.67%) C#
5 78 (5.85%) Bash Shell
5 78 (5.85%) Perl
6 60 (4.50%) C++
7 59 (4.42%) Java
8 47 (3.52%) Ruby
9 35 (2.62%) C
10 31 (2.32%) Shell Script
11 21 (1.57%) VB
12 19 (1.42%) PHP
13 13 (0.97%) Bourne shell
13 13 (0.97%) JavaScript
14 12 (0.90%) Korn
14 12 (0.90%) VC++
15 8 (0.60%) VBScript
16 5 (0.37%) T-SQL
16 5 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 202 (15.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 180 (13.49%) MCSE
3 142 (10.64%) Degree
4 136 (10.19%) Cisco Certification
5 118 (8.85%) CCNA
6 85 (6.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 76 (5.70%) MCITP
8 57 (4.27%) MCSA
9 46 (3.45%) Security Cleared
10 37 (2.77%) CCNP
11 35 (2.62%) SC Cleared
12 32 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
13 23 (1.72%) MCTS
14 20 (1.50%) ACSA
15 14 (1.05%) MCP
16 9 (0.67%) AWS Certification
17 8 (0.60%) DV Cleared
17 8 (0.60%) HNC
18 6 (0.45%) MCDST
19 5 (0.37%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.95%) SLA
2 24 (1.80%) QA
3 23 (1.72%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.075%) COBIT
5 1 (0.075%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.075%) DICOM
5 1 (0.075%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.075%) RMADS
5 1 (0.075%) SAS 70
System Software
1 680 (50.97%) Active Directory
2 360 (26.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 247 (18.52%) Hyper-V
4 96 (7.20%) XenApp
5 76 (5.70%) vSphere
6 72 (5.40%) VMware ESXi
7 45 (3.37%) VMware ESX
8 27 (2.02%) XenServer
9 26 (1.95%) Xen
9 26 (1.95%) XenDesktop
10 25 (1.87%) Terminal Services
11 19 (1.42%) Microsoft App-V
12 16 (1.20%) Docker
13 15 (1.12%) Firmware
14 12 (0.90%) VMware Server
15 10 (0.75%) Squid
16 9 (0.67%) NFS
17 6 (0.45%) DFS Replication
18 5 (0.37%) KVM
18 5 (0.37%) qmail
Systems Management
1 110 (8.25%) SCCM
2 109 (8.17%) Puppet
3 87 (6.52%) SCOM
4 79 (5.92%) Opscode Chef
5 65 (4.87%) Nagios
6 62 (4.65%) Ansible
7 28 (2.10%) WSUS
8 20 (1.50%) NetBackup
9 18 (1.35%) EdgeSight
10 17 (1.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 17 (1.27%) Salt
11 15 (1.12%) Tivoli
12 14 (1.05%) Backup Exec
13 13 (0.97%) ZABBIX
14 11 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
15 10 (0.75%) Cobbler
15 10 (0.75%) SCOrch
15 10 (0.75%) Terraform
16 9 (0.67%) Cacti
17 8 (0.60%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 642 (48.13%) Microsoft
2 610 (45.73%) VMware
3 321 (24.06%) Cisco
4 225 (16.87%) Citrix
5 120 (9.00%) HP
6 102 (7.65%) Red Hat
7 92 (6.90%) Apple
8 88 (6.60%) NetApp
9 57 (4.27%) Dell
10 48 (3.60%) Avaya
11 35 (2.62%) Oracle
12 34 (2.55%) EMC
13 30 (2.25%) Veeam
14 29 (2.17%) IBM
14 29 (2.17%) Symantec
15 28 (2.10%) Google
16 24 (1.80%) Atlassian
17 22 (1.65%) Juniper
18 20 (1.50%) Splunk
19 18 (1.35%) 3PAR
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 10 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + 25 days holiday, BUPA, Life assura
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £300 - £400 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday