The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Support Engineer
Rank 420 410 446
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 16 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.073% 0.083% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.087% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 7
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £27,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+25.45% -16.03%
Windows Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20724 20627 21233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.86% 94.93% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16449 17008 18211
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Windows Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Windows Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Windows Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Windows Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Windows Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +16 9 £35,000 -6.66%
Hampshire +3 4 £30,000 -
Surrey -14 2 £44,250 +60.90%
West Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
Windows Support Engineer
England

Windows Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
3 16 (59.26%) VMware
3 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (51.85%) Hyper-V
4 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (51.85%) DNS
5 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
6 8 (29.63%) Windows XP
6 8 (29.63%) SQL
7 7 (25.93%) Linux
7 7 (25.93%) ITIL
7 7 (25.93%) DHCP
8 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
8 6 (22.22%) VBScript
8 6 (22.22%) Citrix
8 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
9 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
9 5 (18.52%) SCCM
9 5 (18.52%) WSUS
9 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (18.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (18.52%) MSI
9 5 (18.52%) VB
9 5 (18.52%) Oracle
9 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
10 4 (14.81%) Cisco
10 4 (14.81%) IIS

Windows Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (14.81%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) DNS
2 7 (25.93%) DHCP
3 4 (14.81%) Firewall
4 3 (11.11%) SAN
4 3 (11.11%) LAN
4 3 (11.11%) WAN
5 2 (7.41%) VoIP
5 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.70%) Internet
6 1 (3.70%) Telnet
6 1 (3.70%) SSH
6 1 (3.70%) IMAP
6 1 (3.70%) SMTP
6 1 (3.70%) FTP
6 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MSI
General
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.70%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Clustering
1 2 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (29.63%) Windows XP
6 7 (25.93%) Linux
7 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
8 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000
8 2 (7.41%) UNIX
8 2 (7.41%) Windows Vista
9 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 2 (7.41%) Project Management
2 2 (7.41%) Service Management
2 2 (7.41%) Change Management
2 2 (7.41%) Workflow
2 2 (7.41%) Migration
2 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
2 2 (7.41%) Time Management
2 2 (7.41%) OpenUP
2 2 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (3.70%) Network Management
3 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) VBScript
2 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 5 (18.52%) VB
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
3 3 (11.11%) MCSA
4 2 (7.41%) MCTS
4 2 (7.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (51.85%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.70%) XenApp
6 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (18.52%) WSUS
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) Plesk
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) VMware
2 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) Citrix
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco
6 2 (7.41%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) Dell
7 1 (3.70%) Intel
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.70%) 3PAR