The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Support Engineer
Rank 819 817 832
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 58 44 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.043% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.045% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 56 38 32
Average salary £36,000 £30,250 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.00% -7.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,805 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £37,400
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -13.84%
Windows Support 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
101161 97875 99028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.69% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 84490 81487 85365
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 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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -5 18 £32,500 -42.22% 4
North West -5 16 £45,000 +57.89%
South East -15 12 £38,750 +19.23% 1
South West -17 5 £27,500 -5.17%
East of England -20 3 £40,000 +53.84%
Yorkshire -38 2 £32,450 +34.36%
West Midlands +1 1 £45,000 -
North East -15 1 £27,500 -50.00%
Windows Support Engineer
UK

Windows Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 138 (100.00%) Windows
2 94 (68.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 74 (53.62%) VMware
4 73 (52.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 68 (49.28%) Microsoft
6 58 (42.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 54 (39.13%) Active Directory
8 52 (37.68%) VMware Infrastructure
9 45 (32.61%) Citrix
10 42 (30.43%) Change Management
11 37 (26.81%) Finance
11 37 (26.81%) ITIL
12 33 (23.91%) DNS
13 32 (23.19%) Change Control
14 31 (22.46%) Windows Server 2012
14 31 (22.46%) MCSE
15 30 (21.74%) MS Excel
16 28 (20.29%) VMware ESX
16 28 (20.29%) MCITP
17 26 (18.84%) VMS
18 25 (18.12%) MS Exchange
18 25 (18.12%) Windows 2000
18 25 (18.12%) MCP
19 24 (17.39%) TCP/IP
19 24 (17.39%) CCA
19 24 (17.39%) Citrix Certification
20 23 (16.67%) MCTS
20 23 (16.67%) Mentoring
21 21 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
21 21 (15.22%) Windows 7

Windows Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 25 (18.12%) MS Exchange
2 21 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (12.32%) IIS
4 14 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (6.52%) SharePoint
7 7 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (4.35%) Lync
9 3 (2.17%) Apache
10 2 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.72%) JBoss
11 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.97%) MS Office
3 2 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (23.91%) DNS
2 24 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 19 (13.77%) DHCP
4 18 (13.04%) LAN
5 16 (11.59%) WAN
6 14 (10.14%) SAN
7 11 (7.97%) Internet
7 11 (7.97%) Firewall
8 9 (6.52%) Wireless
9 3 (2.17%) VoIP
10 2 (1.45%) SMTP
10 2 (1.45%) VPN
10 2 (1.45%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.45%) SSH
11 1 (0.72%) IMAP
11 1 (0.72%) LDAP
11 1 (0.72%) FTP
11 1 (0.72%) HTTP
11 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.72%) FileMaker
2 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.62%) MSI
2 2 (1.45%) AdminStudio
General
1 37 (26.81%) Finance
2 4 (2.90%) Law
3 2 (1.45%) Banking
4 1 (0.72%) Retail
4 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.72%) Legal
4 1 (0.72%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.90%) Web Services
1 4 (2.90%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.70%) Clustering
2 6 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.62%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.90%) Statistics
5 2 (1.45%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.45%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.72%) CMDB
6 1 (0.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 138 (100.00%) Windows
2 94 (68.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 73 (52.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (22.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (18.84%) VMS
6 25 (18.12%) Windows 2000
7 21 (15.22%) Windows 7
8 15 (10.87%) Windows XP
9 12 (8.70%) Linux
10 5 (3.62%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.90%) UNIX
12 3 (2.17%) Windows Vista
12 3 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.45%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.45%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.72%) Debian
14 1 (0.72%) Fedora
14 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.72%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (30.43%) Change Management
2 37 (26.81%) ITIL
3 32 (23.19%) Change Control
4 23 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 9 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (6.52%) Asset Management
6 7 (5.07%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.35%) CRM
7 6 (4.35%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.62%) Load Balancing
8 5 (3.62%) ERP
8 5 (3.62%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (3.62%) Performance Management
9 4 (2.90%) Incident Management
9 4 (2.90%) Benchmarking
9 4 (2.90%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (2.17%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.17%) Service Management
11 2 (1.45%) Project Management
11 2 (1.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.70%) SQL
1 12 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 11 (7.97%) VBScript
3 9 (6.52%) VB
4 1 (0.72%) Perl
4 1 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 58 (42.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (22.46%) MCSE
3 28 (20.29%) MCITP
4 25 (18.12%) MCP
5 24 (17.39%) CCA
5 24 (17.39%) Citrix Certification
6 23 (16.67%) MCTS
7 14 (10.14%) Security Cleared
7 14 (10.14%) Degree
8 9 (6.52%) MCSA
9 2 (1.45%) ACTC
10 1 (0.72%) RHCE
10 1 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.72%) CCNA
10 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.80%) SLA
2 3 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 54 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 52 (37.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (20.29%) VMware ESX
4 19 (13.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 17 (12.32%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.62%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.90%) XenApp
8 3 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (1.45%) vSphere
10 1 (0.72%) UAG
10 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.72%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.72%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (8.70%) SCCM
2 6 (4.35%) SCOM
3 5 (3.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (3.62%) WSUS
4 2 (1.45%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.72%) Plesk
5 1 (0.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 74 (53.62%) VMware
2 68 (49.28%) Microsoft
3 45 (32.61%) Citrix
4 18 (13.04%) HP
5 13 (9.42%) IBM
6 9 (6.52%) Cisco
7 6 (4.35%) Oracle
8 5 (3.62%) EMC
8 5 (3.62%) Apple
9 4 (2.90%) Riverbed
10 3 (2.17%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.45%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.45%) Symantec
11 2 (1.45%) SAP
11 2 (1.45%) Dell
11 2 (1.45%) Adobe
12 1 (0.72%) Remedy
12 1 (0.72%) Intel
12 1 (0.72%) Avaya
12 1 (0.72%) Juniper
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