The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Engineer
Rank 832 847 863
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 54 55 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.050% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.052% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 44 52 34
Average salary £46,250 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.54% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +6.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106230 104914 110587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.72% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88114 86181 94870
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 26 November 2014 within the UK.

Windows Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Engineer
Top 16 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 26 November 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 +3 54 £46,250 -2.63% 2
London -4 24 £60,000 +9.09% 1
South East -14 14 £35,000 -22.22%
North West +1 13 £29,000 -17.14% 1
Manchester - 13 £29,000 - 1
Berkshire +17 12 £35,000 -22.22%
Reading +11 12 £35,000 -22.22%
City of London +39 10 £52,500 -12.50%
Leeds - 2 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Kent +6 1 £67,500 +107.69%
Surrey -5 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -
Swindon - 1 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £45,000 -

Windows Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (72.82%) Active Directory
3 66 (64.08%) VMware
4 57 (55.34%) Microsoft
5 55 (53.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (43.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 45 (43.69%) IIS
7 36 (34.95%) SQL Server
8 35 (33.98%) SCCM
9 32 (31.07%) Citrix
10 31 (30.10%) DNS
10 31 (30.10%) MS Exchange
11 25 (24.27%) SharePoint
11 25 (24.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (23.30%) SQL
12 24 (23.30%) Microsoft Certification
12 24 (23.30%) Windows Server 2003
13 21 (20.39%) SAN
14 19 (18.45%) Exchange Server 2010
15 18 (17.48%) PowerShell
16 17 (16.50%) DHCP
16 17 (16.50%) NetBackup
16 17 (16.50%) Clustering
17 16 (15.53%) Finance
18 15 (14.56%) MCSE
19 14 (13.59%) MS Excel
19 14 (13.59%) HP
19 14 (13.59%) Symantec
20 13 (12.62%) MCITP
20 13 (12.62%) TCP/IP

Windows Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 45 (43.69%) IIS
2 31 (30.10%) MS Exchange
3 25 (24.27%) SharePoint
4 19 (18.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (8.74%) SharePoint Server
5 9 (8.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.88%) Lync
7 3 (2.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.97%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.97%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.97%) JBoss
8 1 (0.97%) Apache
8 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (13.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.91%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) SaaS
1 2 (1.94%) Office 365
2 1 (0.97%) IaaS
2 1 (0.97%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (0.97%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (30.10%) DNS
2 21 (20.39%) SAN
3 17 (16.50%) DHCP
4 13 (12.62%) TCP/IP
5 7 (6.80%) NAS
6 5 (4.85%) Firewall
6 5 (4.85%) FTP
7 4 (3.88%) HTTP
8 3 (2.91%) WAN
8 3 (2.91%) SSL
8 3 (2.91%) IPv4
9 2 (1.94%) LDAP
9 2 (1.94%) SNMP
9 2 (1.94%) LAN
10 1 (0.97%) ADSL
10 1 (0.97%) SMTP
10 1 (0.97%) VPN
10 1 (0.97%) VLAN
10 1 (0.97%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (34.95%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.91%) MySQL
5 2 (1.94%) MariaDB
5 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.94%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (6.80%) AdminStudio
2 2 (1.94%) MSI
3 1 (0.97%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.97%) Subversion
3 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (15.53%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Banking
3 4 (3.88%) Investment Banking
3 4 (3.88%) Law
4 2 (1.94%) Automotive
4 2 (1.94%) Front Office
4 2 (1.94%) Marketing
5 1 (0.97%) Retail
5 1 (0.97%) Electronics
5 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.97%) Advertising
5 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.68%) Application Packaging
2 4 (3.88%) .NET
3 2 (1.94%) MSMQ
3 2 (1.94%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.97%) HTML
4 1 (0.97%) Java EE
4 1 (0.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.50%) Clustering
2 10 (9.71%) Hedge funds
3 7 (6.80%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.94%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.97%) Celerra
6 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.97%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.97%) DTV
6 1 (0.97%) Streaming Media
6 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 103 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (53.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (24.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (23.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.83%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.91%) Linux
7 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.97%) UNIX
7 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (8.74%) ITIL
2 7 (6.80%) Problem Management
2 7 (6.80%) Server Monitoring
3 6 (5.83%) CRM
3 6 (5.83%) E-Commerce
4 4 (3.88%) Load Balancing
5 3 (2.91%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (1.94%) Mentoring
6 2 (1.94%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (1.94%) Software Distribution
6 2 (1.94%) Investment Management
7 1 (0.97%) Time Management
7 1 (0.97%) ITIL V3
7 1 (0.97%) High Availability
7 1 (0.97%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (0.97%) Low Latency
7 1 (0.97%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (0.97%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.97%) Project Management
7 1 (0.97%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.30%) SQL
2 18 (17.48%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.91%) Ruby
3 3 (2.91%) VBScript
3 3 (2.91%) VB
4 2 (1.94%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.94%) Python
5 1 (0.97%) Perl
5 1 (0.97%) C#
5 1 (0.97%) Java
5 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (23.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (14.56%) MCSE
3 13 (12.62%) MCITP
4 4 (3.88%) MCSA
5 3 (2.91%) MCPD
5 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 3 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) SLA
2 2 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 75 (72.82%) Active Directory
2 45 (43.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.65%) vSphere
4 9 (8.74%) ISA Server
5 7 (6.80%) Hyper-V
5 7 (6.80%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (6.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (4.85%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (3.88%) XenApp
7 4 (3.88%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.91%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.94%) UAG
9 2 (1.94%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.97%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 35 (33.98%) SCCM
2 17 (16.50%) NetBackup
3 13 (12.62%) SCOM
4 11 (10.68%) WSUS
5 4 (3.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (2.91%) HP SIM
6 3 (2.91%) Puppet
6 3 (2.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (2.91%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.94%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.97%) MOM
8 1 (0.97%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.97%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.97%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 66 (64.08%) VMware
2 57 (55.34%) Microsoft
3 32 (31.07%) Citrix
4 14 (13.59%) Symantec
4 14 (13.59%) HP
5 9 (8.74%) Cisco
6 8 (7.77%) Websense
7 6 (5.83%) NetApp
8 5 (4.85%) Dell
9 3 (2.91%) Intel
9 3 (2.91%) CA
9 3 (2.91%) LANDesk
9 3 (2.91%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.91%) F5
9 3 (2.91%) Sophos
10 2 (1.94%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.94%) AppSense
10 2 (1.94%) Altiris
10 2 (1.94%) Avaya
10 2 (1.94%) EMC
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 6 days ago