The first table below looks at the demand for the Windows Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Support Engineer
Rank 814 833 843
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 67 22 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.022% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.023% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 61 22 33
Average salary £34,500 £24,250 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.26% -31.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,950 £66,600
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £26,250 £34,250
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -23.35%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103256 95947 106071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.25% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85103 80281 91579
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Windows Support Engineer
UK

Windows Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Windows Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Windows Support Engineer Salary Trend in England

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Windows Support Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Windows Support 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 Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(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 -46 20 £40,000 +68.42% 2
North West +20 18 £34,500 +30.18%
Yorkshire - 15 £29,900 -
South East +16 11 £30,000 -7.69% 3
East of England -17 3 £40,000 +70.21% 3
Windows Support Engineer
UK

Windows Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 121 (100.00%) Windows
2 80 (66.12%) Microsoft
3 74 (61.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 71 (58.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 68 (56.20%) VMware
6 50 (41.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 50 (41.32%) Active Directory
6 50 (41.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 46 (38.02%) Citrix
8 40 (33.06%) Change Management
9 34 (28.10%) DNS
9 34 (28.10%) TCP/IP
10 30 (24.79%) MCSE
10 30 (24.79%) MS Excel
11 29 (23.97%) MCP
12 27 (22.31%) Degree
13 25 (20.66%) Finance
14 24 (19.83%) Linux
15 23 (19.01%) HP
16 22 (18.18%) SAN
17 21 (17.36%) IIS
17 21 (17.36%) ITIL
18 20 (16.53%) SQL Server
18 20 (16.53%) Internet
18 20 (16.53%) Windows Server 2012
19 19 (15.70%) Security Cleared
19 19 (15.70%) SQL
20 18 (14.88%) SCOM
21 17 (14.05%) Change Control
21 17 (14.05%) SCCM

Windows Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 21 (17.36%) IIS
2 13 (10.74%) MS Exchange
3 11 (9.09%) Lync
4 9 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (6.61%) SharePoint
6 7 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (4.13%) CMS
9 3 (2.48%) WordPress
9 3 (2.48%) Alfresco
9 3 (2.48%) Drupal
10 2 (1.65%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.65%) Commerce Server
10 2 (1.65%) Apache
11 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 30 (24.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (28.10%) DNS
1 34 (28.10%) TCP/IP
2 22 (18.18%) SAN
3 20 (16.53%) Internet
4 16 (13.22%) DHCP
5 5 (4.13%) WAN
5 5 (4.13%) LAN
5 5 (4.13%) SSL
5 5 (4.13%) FTP
6 4 (3.31%) Firewall
7 3 (2.48%) VoIP
7 3 (2.48%) VPN
7 3 (2.48%) Ethernet
7 3 (2.48%) NAS
7 3 (2.48%) Network Security
8 2 (1.65%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.65%) Wireless
9 1 (0.83%) LDAP
9 1 (0.83%) SMTP
9 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (4.13%) MSI
2 2 (1.65%) AdminStudio
General
1 25 (20.66%) Finance
2 6 (4.96%) Banking
2 6 (4.96%) Financial Institution
3 5 (4.13%) Law
4 4 (3.31%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.48%) Electronics
5 3 (2.48%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.83%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.74%) Web Services
2 6 (4.96%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.65%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.65%) .NET
3 2 (1.65%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.74%) Clustering
2 6 (4.96%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.31%) Statistics
5 3 (2.48%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.83%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 121 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (61.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 71 (58.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (19.83%) Linux
5 20 (16.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (12.40%) Windows 2000
7 14 (11.57%) Windows 7
8 11 (9.09%) VMS
8 11 (9.09%) UNIX
9 9 (7.44%) Windows XP
10 7 (5.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (3.31%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (2.48%) Ubuntu
12 3 (2.48%) Windows Vista
12 3 (2.48%) CentOS
13 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.06%) Change Management
2 21 (17.36%) ITIL
3 17 (14.05%) Change Control
4 9 (7.44%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (6.61%) Service Delivery
6 7 (5.79%) Release Management
6 7 (5.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (4.96%) Service Management
8 5 (4.13%) CRM
8 5 (4.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (4.13%) Migration
8 5 (4.13%) Load Balancing
8 5 (4.13%) Performance Management
9 4 (3.31%) Capacity Management
9 4 (3.31%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.31%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.31%) Benchmarking
9 4 (3.31%) ERP
10 2 (1.65%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (1.65%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.70%) SQL
2 14 (11.57%) PowerShell
3 11 (9.09%) VBScript
3 11 (9.09%) VB
4 9 (7.44%) Python
5 1 (0.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 50 (41.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (24.79%) MCSE
3 29 (23.97%) MCP
4 27 (22.31%) Degree
5 19 (15.70%) Security Cleared
6 15 (12.40%) MCITP
7 14 (11.57%) MCTS
8 12 (9.92%) CCA
8 12 (9.92%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (3.31%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.48%) CNE
10 3 (2.48%) Novell Certification
10 3 (2.48%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.83%) ACTC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.22%) SLA
2 2 (1.65%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 50 (41.32%) Active Directory
1 50 (41.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (11.57%) Hyper-V
3 13 (10.74%) VMware ESX
4 12 (9.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 8 (6.61%) Terminal Services
6 4 (3.31%) XenApp
7 3 (2.48%) vSphere
8 2 (1.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (1.65%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (14.88%) SCOM
2 17 (14.05%) SCCM
3 8 (6.61%) WSUS
4 5 (4.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.48%) OPNET
5 3 (2.48%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (2.48%) Plesk
5 3 (2.48%) HP SIM
6 2 (1.65%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 80 (66.12%) Microsoft
2 68 (56.20%) VMware
3 46 (38.02%) Citrix
4 23 (19.01%) HP
5 16 (13.22%) IBM
6 13 (10.74%) Riverbed
7 10 (8.26%) Red Hat
8 6 (4.96%) Oracle
9 5 (4.13%) EMC
9 5 (4.13%) Cisco
10 4 (3.31%) Symantec
11 3 (2.48%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.48%) ArcSight
11 3 (2.48%) Lumension
12 2 (1.65%) Apple
13 1 (0.83%) SAP
13 1 (0.83%) JBoss
13 1 (0.83%) Dell
13 1 (0.83%) AppSense
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