The first table below looks at the demand for the Windows Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 29 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 currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Engineer
Rank 857 801 876
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +75
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 50 68 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.063% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.066% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 43 67 23
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110361 102490 112133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90061 84895 96093
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Windows Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Windows Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Engineer within the UK.

Windows Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Windows Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Engineer over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 within the UK.

Windows Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Engineer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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
England -59 49 £55,000 -8.33% 6
London -26 37 £57,500 -17.85% 5
South East -17 12 £47,500 -5.00%
City of London -1 11 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Berkshire -12 9 £55,000 +10.00%
Reading -13 7 £55,000 +10.00%
Surrey -8 2 £47,500 -4.04%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £42,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £35,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £47,500 -
Scotland - 1 £35,000 -

Windows Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 98 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (73.47%) Active Directory
3 66 (67.35%) Microsoft
4 60 (61.22%) VMware
5 46 (46.94%) MS Exchange
6 45 (45.92%) DNS
7 43 (43.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 42 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 38 (38.78%) IIS
10 37 (37.76%) TCP/IP
11 35 (35.71%) Citrix
11 35 (35.71%) Clustering
12 32 (32.65%) PowerShell
13 31 (31.63%) SCCM
13 31 (31.63%) DHCP
14 25 (25.51%) WSUS
15 24 (24.49%) SAN
16 23 (23.47%) MS Excel
16 23 (23.47%) SCOM
16 23 (23.47%) vSphere
17 22 (22.45%) SQL Server
17 22 (22.45%) SSL
18 20 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
19 19 (19.39%) NAS
20 18 (18.37%) HTTP
21 17 (17.35%) HP
21 17 (17.35%) SharePoint
22 16 (16.33%) SQL
22 16 (16.33%) IPv4
22 16 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003

Windows Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 46 (46.94%) MS Exchange
2 38 (38.78%) IIS
3 17 (17.35%) SharePoint
4 15 (15.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (5.10%) CMS
7 4 (4.08%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (4.08%) Lync
8 3 (3.06%) Alfresco
8 3 (3.06%) WordPress
8 3 (3.06%) Drupal
9 2 (2.04%) Umbraco
9 2 (2.04%) Commerce Server
10 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 23 (23.47%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.04%) Office 365
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.02%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (45.92%) DNS
2 37 (37.76%) TCP/IP
3 31 (31.63%) DHCP
4 24 (24.49%) SAN
5 22 (22.45%) SSL
6 19 (19.39%) NAS
7 18 (18.37%) HTTP
8 16 (16.33%) IPv4
9 14 (14.29%) SNMP
10 13 (13.27%) Firewall
11 7 (7.14%) FTP
12 6 (6.12%) VPN
13 5 (5.10%) BGP
13 5 (5.10%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (4.08%) WAN
15 3 (3.06%) SMTP
16 2 (2.04%) LAN
16 2 (2.04%) Internet
16 2 (2.04%) NetScaler
16 2 (2.04%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.20%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.16%) Redis
3 8 (8.16%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.16%) MySQL
3 8 (8.16%) MariaDB
4 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.04%) DB2
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.10%) AdminStudio
2 3 (3.06%) MSI
General
1 16 (16.33%) Finance
2 11 (11.22%) Banking
3 8 (8.16%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.06%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.04%) Front Office
5 2 (2.04%) Automotive
6 1 (1.02%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.20%) .NET
2 9 (9.18%) Application Packaging
3 8 (8.16%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (8.16%) MSMQ
4 2 (2.04%) COM
4 2 (2.04%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.02%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 35 (35.71%) Clustering
2 14 (14.29%) Hedge funds
3 10 (10.20%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.04%) Firmware
4 2 (2.04%) Celerra
4 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.04%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.02%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.02%) iPhone
5 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.02%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.02%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.02%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 98 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (43.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (15.31%) Linux
6 6 (6.12%) Windows 7
7 5 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.08%) UNIX
8 4 (4.08%) CentOS
8 4 (4.08%) Solaris
9 3 (3.06%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.04%) Debian
11 1 (1.02%) Android
11 1 (1.02%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.02%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.33%) Load Balancing
2 11 (11.22%) E-Commerce
3 9 (9.18%) ITIL
4 5 (5.10%) Migration
5 4 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (3.06%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (3.06%) High Availability
6 3 (3.06%) Software Distribution
6 3 (3.06%) CRM
7 2 (2.04%) Change Management
7 2 (2.04%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.04%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.04%) Release Management
7 2 (2.04%) Investment Management
7 2 (2.04%) ITIL V3
7 2 (2.04%) WAN Optimisation
8 1 (1.02%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.02%) DevOps
8 1 (1.02%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 32 (32.65%) PowerShell
2 16 (16.33%) SQL
3 14 (14.29%) Ruby
4 8 (8.16%) C#
5 5 (5.10%) VBScript
6 3 (3.06%) VB
6 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.06%) Perl
7 2 (2.04%) Python
8 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.12%) MCSE
3 4 (4.08%) Degree
4 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.02%) MCDST
6 1 (1.02%) MCSA
6 1 (1.02%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) SLA
2 3 (3.06%) QA
System Software
1 72 (73.47%) Active Directory
2 42 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (23.47%) vSphere
4 16 (16.33%) VMware ESX
5 9 (9.18%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (9.18%) XenApp
6 8 (8.16%) Hyper-V
7 7 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (5.10%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (3.06%) ISA Server
9 3 (3.06%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (2.04%) UAG
10 2 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (2.04%) Sendmail
10 2 (2.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (1.02%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (1.02%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (31.63%) SCCM
2 25 (25.51%) WSUS
3 23 (23.47%) SCOM
4 11 (11.22%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (11.22%) Puppet
5 10 (10.20%) NetBackup
6 4 (4.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (3.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (3.06%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (3.06%) Plesk
7 3 (3.06%) HP SIM
8 2 (2.04%) BladeLogic
9 1 (1.02%) MOM
9 1 (1.02%) AppDNA
9 1 (1.02%) WMI
Vendors
1 66 (67.35%) Microsoft
2 60 (61.22%) VMware
3 35 (35.71%) Citrix
4 17 (17.35%) HP
5 14 (14.29%) Cisco
6 11 (11.22%) Symantec
7 10 (10.20%) NetApp
8 9 (9.18%) Red Hat
9 6 (6.12%) IBM
10 4 (4.08%) EMC
10 4 (4.08%) CA
10 4 (4.08%) F5
11 3 (3.06%) SolarWinds
11 3 (3.06%) Sophos
11 3 (3.06%) Dell
11 3 (3.06%) Sun
12 2 (2.04%) Oracle
12 2 (2.04%) Veritas
12 2 (2.04%) Altiris
12 2 (2.04%) ServiceNow
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