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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Support Engineer
Rank 805 815 835
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 61 49 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.048% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.051% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 56 41 32
Average salary £38,500 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.19% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £29,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+34.48% -9.37%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +35 23 £35,000 -17.64% 11
North West - 18 £45,000 - 2
South East +8 14 £39,000 +9.85% 1
East of England -22 3 £27,500 -1.78%
West Midlands -7 2 £35,000 -
Yorkshire -29 1 £35,000 +44.92%
Windows Support Engineer
UK

Windows Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 143 (100.00%) Windows
2 93 (65.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 83 (58.04%) VMware
4 68 (47.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 65 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 61 (42.66%) Active Directory
7 59 (41.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 56 (39.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 51 (35.66%) Citrix
10 39 (27.27%) ITIL
10 39 (27.27%) DNS
10 39 (27.27%) Finance
11 37 (25.87%) Change Management
12 34 (23.78%) Windows Server 2012
13 33 (23.08%) Change Control
14 31 (21.68%) MS Excel
14 31 (21.68%) MS Exchange
15 29 (20.28%) VMware ESX
15 29 (20.28%) MCITP
15 29 (20.28%) MCSE
16 26 (18.18%) VMS
17 25 (17.48%) Windows 2000
18 24 (16.78%) Windows 7
18 24 (16.78%) DHCP
18 24 (16.78%) CCA
18 24 (16.78%) Citrix Certification
19 23 (16.08%) MCTS
20 20 (13.99%) TCP/IP
20 20 (13.99%) LAN
21 19 (13.29%) MCP

Windows Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 31 (21.68%) MS Exchange
2 19 (13.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (9.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (9.09%) IIS
5 11 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (6.29%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.90%) Lync
8 4 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.40%) Apache
9 2 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (21.68%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.09%) MS Office
3 2 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.40%) SaaS
2 2 (1.40%) Office 365
3 1 (0.70%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 39 (27.27%) DNS
2 24 (16.78%) DHCP
3 20 (13.99%) TCP/IP
3 20 (13.99%) LAN
4 18 (12.59%) WAN
5 14 (9.79%) SAN
6 13 (9.09%) Firewall
7 9 (6.29%) Wireless
8 6 (4.20%) Internet
9 4 (2.80%) VPN
10 3 (2.10%) VoIP
10 3 (2.10%) Extranet
10 3 (2.10%) DSL
10 3 (2.10%) DMZ
10 3 (2.10%) Intranet
11 2 (1.40%) MPLS
11 2 (1.40%) SMTP
11 2 (1.40%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.40%) SSH
11 2 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.70%) FileMaker
2 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.50%) MSI
2 2 (1.40%) AdminStudio
General
1 39 (27.27%) Finance
2 10 (6.99%) Law
3 1 (0.70%) Legal
3 1 (0.70%) Advertising
3 1 (0.70%) Military
3 1 (0.70%) Banking
3 1 (0.70%) Retail
3 1 (0.70%) Marketing
3 1 (0.70%) German Language
3 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.50%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.40%) Web Services
2 2 (1.40%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.69%) Clustering
2 5 (3.50%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.80%) Statistics
3 4 (2.80%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.40%) CMDB
4 2 (1.40%) PKI
4 2 (1.40%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 143 (100.00%) Windows
2 93 (65.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (47.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (23.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (18.18%) VMS
6 25 (17.48%) Windows 2000
7 24 (16.78%) Windows 7
8 15 (10.49%) Windows XP
9 12 (8.39%) Linux
10 6 (4.20%) Windows 8
11 5 (3.50%) UNIX
12 3 (2.10%) Mac OS X
12 3 (2.10%) Windows Vista
12 3 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.40%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.70%) CentOS
14 1 (0.70%) Debian
14 1 (0.70%) Fedora
14 1 (0.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.27%) ITIL
2 37 (25.87%) Change Management
3 33 (23.08%) Change Control
4 13 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 9 (6.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (6.29%) Asset Management
6 7 (4.90%) Incident Management
6 7 (4.90%) Problem Management
6 7 (4.90%) Configuration Management
6 7 (4.90%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.20%) Performance Management
8 5 (3.50%) Load Balancing
9 4 (2.80%) Benchmarking
9 4 (2.80%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (2.10%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (2.10%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (2.10%) Project Management
10 3 (2.10%) Service Management
10 3 (2.10%) E-Commerce
11 2 (1.40%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.89%) PowerShell
2 12 (8.39%) SQL
2 12 (8.39%) VBScript
3 9 (6.29%) VB
4 1 (0.70%) Perl
4 1 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 56 (39.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (20.28%) MCSE
2 29 (20.28%) MCITP
3 24 (16.78%) CCA
3 24 (16.78%) Citrix Certification
4 23 (16.08%) MCTS
5 19 (13.29%) MCP
6 15 (10.49%) Degree
7 11 (7.69%) MCSA
8 10 (6.99%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.40%) ACTC
10 1 (0.70%) RHCE
10 1 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.70%) CCNA
10 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.99%) SLA
2 4 (2.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 61 (42.66%) Active Directory
2 59 (41.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (20.28%) VMware ESX
4 19 (13.29%) Hyper-V
4 19 (13.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 9 (6.29%) XenApp
6 7 (4.90%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.80%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.10%) vCloud
8 3 (2.10%) vSphere
9 2 (1.40%) UAG
9 2 (1.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (1.40%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.40%) Terminal Server
9 2 (1.40%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (9.79%) SCCM
2 8 (5.59%) WSUS
3 5 (3.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (2.80%) SCOM
5 2 (1.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.40%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.70%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.70%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.70%) cPanel
6 1 (0.70%) Plesk
Vendors
1 83 (58.04%) VMware
2 65 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 51 (35.66%) Citrix
4 14 (9.79%) HP
5 10 (6.99%) Cisco
6 9 (6.29%) IBM
7 6 (4.20%) Oracle
8 5 (3.50%) Apple
9 4 (2.80%) EMC
10 3 (2.10%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.40%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.40%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.40%) Symantec
11 2 (1.40%) Remedy
11 2 (1.40%) SAP
11 2 (1.40%) Dell
11 2 (1.40%) Adobe
12 1 (0.70%) Sophos
12 1 (0.70%) Intel
12 1 (0.70%) Avaya
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23000 - 25000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £23,000 - £27,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 19 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago