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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Support Engineer
Rank 803 827 848
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 80 32 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.032% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.034% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 75 31 40
Average salary £34,500 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.45% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,500 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £25,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -30.55%
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
103237 94545 105384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84342 79126 90809
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 August 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
North West +8 25 £34,500 +30.18%
London -12 22 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Yorkshire -35 17 £27,025 +11.90%
South East -17 14 £30,000 - 1
East of England -22 2 £33,750 +43.61%
Windows Support Engineer
UK

Windows Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 135 (100.00%) Windows
2 85 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 83 (61.48%) Microsoft
4 79 (58.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 79 (58.52%) VMware
5 61 (45.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 61 (45.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 54 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 53 (39.26%) Citrix
8 47 (34.81%) Change Management
9 37 (27.41%) DNS
10 32 (23.70%) MCSE
10 32 (23.70%) MS Excel
10 32 (23.70%) Finance
11 31 (22.96%) ITIL
11 31 (22.96%) MCP
11 31 (22.96%) TCP/IP
12 28 (20.74%) Degree
13 27 (20.00%) HP
14 24 (17.78%) Change Control
15 23 (17.04%) Windows Server 2012
16 22 (16.30%) Linux
16 22 (16.30%) Windows 2000
16 22 (16.30%) MCITP
17 21 (15.56%) IIS
17 21 (15.56%) MCTS
17 21 (15.56%) Security Cleared
18 20 (14.81%) SQL Server
18 20 (14.81%) DHCP
18 20 (14.81%) VMware ESX

Windows Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (15.56%) IIS
2 17 (12.59%) MS Exchange
3 12 (8.89%) Lync
3 12 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (5.93%) SharePoint
7 6 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.96%) CMS
9 2 (1.48%) Drupal
9 2 (1.48%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.48%) Alfresco
9 2 (1.48%) WordPress
9 2 (1.48%) Commerce Server
9 2 (1.48%) Apache
10 1 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 32 (23.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (27.41%) DNS
2 31 (22.96%) TCP/IP
3 20 (14.81%) DHCP
4 18 (13.33%) SAN
4 18 (13.33%) Internet
5 8 (5.93%) LAN
6 7 (5.19%) WAN
7 5 (3.70%) Firewall
8 4 (2.96%) Wireless
8 4 (2.96%) SSL
8 4 (2.96%) FTP
9 3 (2.22%) Ethernet
9 3 (2.22%) VoIP
9 3 (2.22%) Network Security
9 3 (2.22%) NAS
10 2 (1.48%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.48%) VPN
11 1 (0.74%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.74%) SSH
11 1 (0.74%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.48%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (3.70%) MSI
2 2 (1.48%) AdminStudio
General
1 32 (23.70%) Finance
2 6 (4.44%) Law
2 6 (4.44%) Financial Institution
2 6 (4.44%) Banking
3 4 (2.96%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.22%) Electronics
4 3 (2.22%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.74%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
5 1 (0.74%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.15%) Web Services
2 6 (4.44%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.48%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.48%) .NET
3 2 (1.48%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.63%) Clustering
2 6 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.96%) Statistics
5 3 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.74%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 135 (100.00%) Windows
2 85 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 79 (58.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (17.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (16.30%) Linux
5 22 (16.30%) Windows 2000
6 18 (13.33%) VMS
7 15 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 12 (8.89%) UNIX
9 9 (6.67%) Windows XP
10 6 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (2.96%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (2.22%) Windows Vista
12 3 (2.22%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.48%) CentOS
13 2 (1.48%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (34.81%) Change Management
2 31 (22.96%) ITIL
3 24 (17.78%) Change Control
4 9 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (5.19%) Service Delivery
5 7 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (5.19%) Release Management
6 5 (3.70%) Load Balancing
6 5 (3.70%) Service Management
6 5 (3.70%) CRM
7 4 (2.96%) ERP
7 4 (2.96%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (2.96%) Benchmarking
7 4 (2.96%) Migration
7 4 (2.96%) Asset Management
7 4 (2.96%) Performance Management
8 3 (2.22%) Capacity Management
8 3 (2.22%) Problem Management
8 3 (2.22%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.59%) SQL
2 14 (10.37%) PowerShell
3 11 (8.15%) VBScript
3 11 (8.15%) VB
4 9 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 61 (45.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (23.70%) MCSE
3 31 (22.96%) MCP
4 28 (20.74%) Degree
5 22 (16.30%) MCITP
6 21 (15.56%) MCTS
6 21 (15.56%) Security Cleared
7 19 (14.07%) CCA
7 19 (14.07%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (2.96%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.22%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.22%) ACTC
9 3 (2.22%) CNE
9 3 (2.22%) Novell Certification
10 2 (1.48%) MCSA
11 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.11%) SLA
2 3 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.48%) QA
System Software
1 61 (45.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (14.81%) VMware ESX
4 19 (14.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 16 (11.85%) Hyper-V
6 8 (5.93%) Terminal Services
7 5 (3.70%) XenApp
8 3 (2.22%) vSphere
9 2 (1.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (1.48%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.74%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (14.07%) SCCM
1 19 (14.07%) SCOM
2 8 (5.93%) WSUS
3 5 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (2.22%) HP SIM
5 2 (1.48%) Plesk
5 2 (1.48%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 83 (61.48%) Microsoft
2 79 (58.52%) VMware
3 53 (39.26%) Citrix
4 27 (20.00%) HP
5 18 (13.33%) IBM
6 11 (8.15%) Riverbed
7 8 (5.93%) Red Hat
8 7 (5.19%) Cisco
9 6 (4.44%) Oracle
10 5 (3.70%) Apple
10 5 (3.70%) EMC
11 3 (2.22%) SAP
11 3 (2.22%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.22%) ArcSight
11 3 (2.22%) Lumension
11 3 (2.22%) Dell
12 2 (1.48%) Symantec
13 1 (0.74%) JBoss
13 1 (0.74%) AppSense
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