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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Support Engineer
Rank 787 809 844
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 50 44 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.045% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.048% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 45 36 26
Average salary £39,000 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,150 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £41,900
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £29,900 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+32.10% +3.10%
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
92117 91934 99163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.57% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77310 75065 85756
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 +12 30 £38,500 +27.27% 7
South East -23 8 £40,000 +14.28% 3
North West - 7 £45,000 -
East of England -10 3 £27,500 -8.33%
West Midlands - 2 £26,250 -
Windows Support Engineer
UK

Windows Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 115 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (58.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (53.91%) VMware
4 55 (47.83%) Active Directory
5 45 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 42 (36.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 41 (35.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 41 (35.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 37 (32.17%) Citrix
9 31 (26.96%) DNS
9 31 (26.96%) MS Exchange
10 28 (24.35%) MS Excel
10 28 (24.35%) ITIL
10 28 (24.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (22.61%) Finance
12 25 (21.74%) MCSE
13 24 (20.87%) DHCP
14 22 (19.13%) Change Control
15 21 (18.26%) Windows 7
15 21 (18.26%) Change Management
16 19 (16.52%) LAN
17 18 (15.65%) MCITP
18 17 (14.78%) WAN
18 17 (14.78%) VMware ESX
19 16 (13.91%) Firewall
19 16 (13.91%) MCP
19 16 (13.91%) Exchange Server 2010
20 15 (13.04%) XenApp
20 15 (13.04%) MS Office
20 15 (13.04%) VMS

Windows Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 31 (26.96%) MS Exchange
2 16 (13.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (12.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (9.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (8.70%) SharePoint
6 8 (6.96%) Lync
7 6 (5.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.48%) IIS
9 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.74%) Apache
10 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (24.35%) MS Excel
2 15 (13.04%) MS Office
3 2 (1.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.48%) Office 365
3 2 (1.74%) SaaS
4 1 (0.87%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 31 (26.96%) DNS
2 24 (20.87%) DHCP
3 19 (16.52%) LAN
4 17 (14.78%) WAN
5 16 (13.91%) Firewall
6 15 (13.04%) TCP/IP
6 15 (13.04%) SAN
7 7 (6.09%) Wireless
8 6 (5.22%) VPN
9 4 (3.48%) DSL
10 3 (2.61%) Intranet
10 3 (2.61%) Internet
10 3 (2.61%) Extranet
10 3 (2.61%) MPLS
10 3 (2.61%) DMZ
11 2 (1.74%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.74%) FTP
11 2 (1.74%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.87%) Telnet
12 1 (0.87%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.87%) FileMaker
2 1 (0.87%) MySQL
2 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 26 (22.61%) Finance
2 14 (12.17%) Law
3 2 (1.74%) Retail
4 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.87%) Advertising
4 1 (0.87%) Games
4 1 (0.87%) Military
4 1 (0.87%) Banking
4 1 (0.87%) German Language
4 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.61%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.74%) Web Services
2 2 (1.74%) Middleware
3 1 (0.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.96%) Clustering
2 5 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.74%) PKI
3 2 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.74%) CMDB
3 2 (1.74%) Hedge funds
3 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.87%) iPad
4 1 (0.87%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 115 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (58.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (35.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (24.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (18.26%) Windows 7
6 15 (13.04%) VMS
7 11 (9.57%) Linux
8 10 (8.70%) Windows 2000
9 9 (7.83%) Windows 8
10 8 (6.96%) Windows XP
11 4 (3.48%) UNIX
11 4 (3.48%) Mac OS X
12 3 (2.61%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.74%) Solaris
14 1 (0.87%) Debian
14 1 (0.87%) Fedora
14 1 (0.87%) AIX
14 1 (0.87%) HPUX
14 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.35%) ITIL
2 22 (19.13%) Change Control
3 21 (18.26%) Change Management
4 9 (7.83%) Incident Management
5 8 (6.96%) Mentoring
5 8 (6.96%) Problem Management
5 8 (6.96%) E-Commerce
6 7 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (6.09%) Configuration Management
6 7 (6.09%) Asset Management
7 5 (4.35%) Performance Management
8 4 (3.48%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (3.48%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (2.61%) Service Management
9 3 (2.61%) Project Management
9 3 (2.61%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (1.74%) OpenUP
10 2 (1.74%) Time Management
10 2 (1.74%) Release Management
10 2 (1.74%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.30%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.09%) VBScript
3 6 (5.22%) SQL
4 4 (3.48%) VB
5 1 (0.87%) Perl
5 1 (0.87%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (35.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (21.74%) MCSE
3 18 (15.65%) MCITP
4 16 (13.91%) MCP
5 12 (10.43%) CCA
5 12 (10.43%) Citrix Certification
6 11 (9.57%) MCSA
6 11 (9.57%) MCTS
6 11 (9.57%) Degree
7 4 (3.48%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.61%) ACTC
9 1 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.87%) RHCE
9 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.87%) CCNA
9 1 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.70%) SLA
2 5 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.74%) QA
System Software
1 55 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 42 (36.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (14.78%) VMware ESX
4 15 (13.04%) XenApp
5 9 (7.83%) Hyper-V
6 8 (6.96%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (6.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (3.48%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.61%) vCloud
10 2 (1.74%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.74%) UAG
10 2 (1.74%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (6.96%) SCCM
2 7 (6.09%) WSUS
3 5 (4.35%) SCOM
4 2 (1.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.74%) Casper Suite
4 2 (1.74%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.87%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.87%) Nagios
5 1 (0.87%) cPanel
5 1 (0.87%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.87%) Opsview
5 1 (0.87%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.87%) Plesk
Vendors
1 62 (53.91%) VMware
2 45 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 37 (32.17%) Citrix
4 12 (10.43%) Cisco
5 9 (7.83%) HP
6 7 (6.09%) Apple
7 4 (3.48%) IBM
7 4 (3.48%) EMC
8 3 (2.61%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.61%) Dell
8 3 (2.61%) SAP
9 2 (1.74%) Google
9 2 (1.74%) Riverbed
9 2 (1.74%) Adobe
9 2 (1.74%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.74%) Remedy
10 1 (0.87%) Sophos
10 1 (0.87%) Intel
10 1 (0.87%) Avaya
10 1 (0.87%) Juniper
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23000 - 25000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago