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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Support Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 95 134 125
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 10 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.74% 0.32% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.34% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 23
Median salary £25,500 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.25% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,400 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,705 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-3.68% +3.82%

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
1321 2068 2249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.20% 94.43% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1602 1503
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 29 (80.56%) Windows Server
3 28 (77.78%) VMware
4 17 (47.22%) Linux
5 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 16 (44.44%) Data Protection
6 11 (30.56%) Italian Language
7 9 (25.00%) DNS
7 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
10 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 6 (16.67%) VMware ESX
11 4 (11.11%) High Availability
11 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
11 4 (11.11%) IIS
11 4 (11.11%) SQL
11 4 (11.11%) Citrix
11 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
11 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (8.33%) arcserve
12 3 (8.33%) HP
12 3 (8.33%) EMC
12 3 (8.33%) Veritas
12 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (8.33%) Spanish Language
12 3 (8.33%) Data Management
12 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
12 3 (8.33%) Veeam
12 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi

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 4 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) 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 9 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) DHCP
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) NAS
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (30.56%) Italian Language
2 3 (8.33%) Spanish Language
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Clustering
1 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (80.56%) Windows Server
3 17 (47.22%) Linux
4 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Data Protection
2 4 (11.11%) High Availability
3 3 (8.33%) Data Management
4 2 (5.56%) Capacity Management
4 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.56%) Network Management
4 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL
5 1 (2.78%) Presales
5 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) MCITP
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 2 (5.56%) Perfmon
2 1 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.78%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.78%) Legato
Vendors
1 28 (77.78%) VMware
2 4 (11.11%) Citrix
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) arcserve
3 3 (8.33%) EMC
3 3 (8.33%) HP
3 3 (8.33%) Veeam
3 3 (8.33%) Veritas
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
4 2 (5.56%) CommVault
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) NetApp
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle