The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Engineer
Rank 131 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 6 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.25% 0.75% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 0
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2209 2131 2078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.58% 94.25% 93.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1581 1707 1762
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Windows Engineer
Berkshire

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 24 July 2014.

Windows Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) CMS
4 3 (27.27%) Ubuntu
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) FTP
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) SSL
4 3 (27.27%) SLA
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Drupal
4 3 (27.27%) Alfresco
4 3 (27.27%) WordPress
4 3 (27.27%) CentOS
4 3 (27.27%) Plesk
5 2 (18.18%) tcpdump
5 2 (18.18%) snoop
5 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (18.18%) F5
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) MCSE
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel

Windows Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 3 (27.27%) CMS
1 3 (27.27%) Drupal
1 3 (27.27%) Alfresco
1 3 (27.27%) WordPress
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) FTP
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
2 2 (18.18%) tcpdump
2 2 (18.18%) snoop
2 2 (18.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (18.18%) Firmware
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Ubuntu
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) CentOS
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Plesk
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) F5
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Sun
4 2 (18.18%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix