The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Support Engineer
Rank 62 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 16 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.21% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 0
Average salary £27,025 £24,150 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £25,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -29.07%
Windows Support Engineer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
695 551 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.13% 96.33% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 585 480 493
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Windows Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Windows Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Windows Support Engineer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Windows Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
1 29 (100.00%) MCSE
1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (96.55%) Change Management
2 28 (96.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 28 (96.55%) MCP
2 28 (96.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (62.07%) HP
3 18 (62.07%) IBM
4 17 (58.62%) Security Cleared
5 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (41.38%) Lync
5 12 (41.38%) SCOM
5 12 (41.38%) SAN
5 12 (41.38%) Citrix
6 11 (37.93%) SLA
6 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
6 11 (37.93%) Web Services
6 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
6 11 (37.93%) Internet
6 11 (37.93%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.45%) Firewall
7 1 (3.45%) Clustering
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.45%) MCITP

Windows Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 12 (41.38%) Lync
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) SAN
2 11 (37.93%) Internet
2 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (96.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 28 (96.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) Change Management
2 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
2 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) MCSE
1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (96.55%) MCP
3 17 (58.62%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) SCOM
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (62.07%) HP
2 18 (62.07%) IBM
3 12 (41.38%) Citrix
4 11 (37.93%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.45%) Dell