The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Engineer
Rank 122 87 80
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 21 57 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.00% 2.37% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 2.47% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 19 56 61
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Windows Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1984 2305 2125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.21% 95.72% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1591 1590
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Windows Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Windows Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Windows Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Windows Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Windows Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Windows Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Windows 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 33 (43.42%) Windows Server
4 32 (42.11%) Linux
5 31 (40.79%) VMware
6 26 (34.21%) Red Hat
7 25 (32.89%) TCP/IP
8 24 (31.58%) DNS
9 23 (30.26%) SaaS
9 23 (30.26%) Hyper-V
10 20 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (25.00%) ITIL
12 18 (23.68%) Finance
12 18 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (23.68%) CentOS
13 17 (22.37%) PowerShell
13 17 (22.37%) EMC
14 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
14 16 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (19.74%) Ubuntu
15 15 (19.74%) Degree
16 14 (18.42%) Debian
16 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
16 14 (18.42%) Perl
17 13 (17.11%) HTTP
17 13 (17.11%) Cisco
17 13 (17.11%) Firewall
18 12 (15.79%) SCCM
18 12 (15.79%) SMTP

Windows Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Windows 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.26%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (1.32%) Apache
4 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.32%) JBoss
4 1 (1.32%) nginx
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (30.26%) SaaS
2 8 (10.53%) OpenShift
3 7 (9.21%) PaaS
4 6 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.89%) TCP/IP
2 24 (31.58%) DNS
3 13 (17.11%) Firewall
3 13 (17.11%) HTTP
4 12 (15.79%) SMTP
5 10 (13.16%) Cisco IOS
5 10 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (9.21%) SAN
7 6 (7.89%) DHCP
7 6 (7.89%) NAS
8 5 (6.58%) LAN
8 5 (6.58%) Wireless
9 4 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (5.26%) iSCSI
9 4 (5.26%) LDAP
9 4 (5.26%) SSL
9 4 (5.26%) WAN
10 1 (1.32%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.32%) VPN
10 1 (1.32%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (23.68%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Marketing
3 2 (2.63%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) .NET
2 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.32%) AppFabric
3 1 (1.32%) CSS
3 1 (1.32%) DCOM
3 1 (1.32%) HTML
3 1 (1.32%) LAMP
3 1 (1.32%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.32%) MCollective
3 1 (1.32%) WCF
3 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.16%) EMC VNX
3 8 (10.53%) Client/Server
4 6 (7.89%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.63%) Statistics
7 1 (1.32%) Clustering
7 1 (1.32%) PACS
7 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (43.42%) Windows Server
3 32 (42.11%) Linux
4 20 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (23.68%) CentOS
5 18 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (19.74%) Ubuntu
7 14 (18.42%) Debian
8 7 (9.21%) Windows 7
9 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (5.26%) Unix
11 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.00%) ITIL
2 12 (15.79%) Mentoring
3 10 (13.16%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (13.16%) Service Management
4 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (10.53%) Capacity Management
4 8 (10.53%) Data Management
4 8 (10.53%) ITIL V3
4 8 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 8 (10.53%) Patch Management
4 8 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 8 (10.53%) Product Management
4 8 (10.53%) Project Management
5 7 (9.21%) Configuration Management
6 6 (7.89%) Operations Management
6 6 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.26%) Time Management
9 3 (3.95%) Open Source
10 2 (2.63%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.37%) PowerShell
2 14 (18.42%) Perl
3 12 (15.79%) SQL
4 11 (14.47%) Python
5 10 (13.16%) Java
5 10 (13.16%) Ruby
6 4 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.95%) C#
8 2 (2.63%) C
9 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) Degree
2 8 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (5.26%) MCSE
3 4 (5.26%) MCTS
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.95%) MCP
4 3 (3.95%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.16%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) DICOM
System Software
1 44 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 23 (30.26%) Hyper-V
3 16 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (9.21%) Docker
5 4 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.95%) Xen
7 2 (2.63%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.63%) vSphere
8 1 (1.32%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.32%) qmail
8 1 (1.32%) Squid
8 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) SCCM
2 10 (13.16%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 10 (13.16%) WSUS
3 4 (5.26%) Graphite
3 4 (5.26%) Legato
3 4 (5.26%) logstash
3 4 (5.26%) Nagios
3 4 (5.26%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.63%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.63%) Simpana
5 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.32%) Cacti
5 1 (1.32%) collectd
5 1 (1.32%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.32%) Ganglia
5 1 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (40.79%) VMware
2 26 (34.21%) Red Hat
3 17 (22.37%) EMC
4 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 13 (17.11%) Cisco
6 11 (14.47%) Symantec
7 10 (13.16%) Qualys
8 8 (10.53%) Sun
9 6 (7.89%) Citrix
9 6 (7.89%) CommVault
9 6 (7.89%) HP
9 6 (7.89%) IBM
10 5 (6.58%) NetApp
11 3 (3.95%) Veritas
12 2 (2.63%) arcserve
12 2 (2.63%) Dell
12 2 (2.63%) Mercator
13 1 (1.32%) Brocade
13 1 (1.32%) Intel
13 1 (1.32%) Sophos
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