The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Windows Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Support Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 94 136 120
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 8 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.66% 0.53% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.56% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 27
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £40,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
1191 1962 2275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.78% 94.19% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 914 1552 1593
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Windows Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

Windows Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Windows Support Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Windows Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Windows Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 26 (72.22%) VMware
4 19 (52.78%) Linux
5 16 (44.44%) Data Protection
6 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
7 11 (30.56%) Italian Language
8 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 7 (19.44%) DNS
10 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
11 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
12 5 (13.89%) Veeam
12 5 (13.89%) Data Management
12 5 (13.89%) Veritas
12 5 (13.89%) arcserve
12 5 (13.89%) HP
12 5 (13.89%) EMC
12 5 (13.89%) SQL
13 4 (11.11%) Citrix
13 4 (11.11%) CommVault
13 4 (11.11%) NetBackup
13 4 (11.11%) Backup Exec
13 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
14 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
14 3 (8.33%) Spanish Language

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (2.78%) NAS
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 11 (30.56%) Italian Language
2 3 (8.33%) Spanish Language
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) French Language
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 19 (52.78%) Linux
4 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.56%) Solaris
7 2 (5.56%) Unix
7 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.78%) AIX
8 1 (2.78%) HPUX
8 1 (2.78%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Data Protection
2 5 (13.89%) Data Management
3 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (8.33%) Time Management
4 2 (5.56%) Capacity Management
4 2 (5.56%) Network Management
4 2 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL
5 1 (2.78%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 4 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 3 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (5.56%) Perfmon
4 1 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) VMware
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) arcserve
3 5 (13.89%) EMC
3 5 (13.89%) HP
3 5 (13.89%) Veeam
3 5 (13.89%) Veritas
4 4 (11.11%) Citrix
4 4 (11.11%) CommVault
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco
6 2 (5.56%) NetApp
7 1 (2.78%) CA
7 1 (2.78%) IBM
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle
7 1 (2.78%) Sun