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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Engineer
Rank 855 858 860
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 48 33 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.030% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.032% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 45 33 38
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £36,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -26.53%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
112468 104615 118208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.70% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 91225 86993 101313
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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 24 April 2014 within the UK.

Windows Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Engineer
Top 17 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -16 46 £47,000 +25.33% 3
London -21 36 £52,500 +10.52% 3
City of London -4 11 £52,500 +28.04% 1
South East -8 9 £30,000 -16.66%
Berkshire +6 6 £30,000 -16.66%
Reading -6 5 £30,000 -26.82%
Beckenham - 5 £27,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £30,000 -
Southampton - 2 £30,000 -
Scotland - 2 £30,250 -
Leicestershire -11 1 £35,000 +16.66%
East Midlands -15 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Aberdeen - 1 £39,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £21,500 -
Leicester - 1 £35,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £30,000 -
Motherwell - 1 £21,500 -

Windows Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 73 (73.00%) Active Directory
3 66 (66.00%) VMware
4 50 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 45 (45.00%) DNS
5 45 (45.00%) MS Exchange
6 43 (43.00%) IIS
7 41 (41.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 38 (38.00%) TCP/IP
9 34 (34.00%) Clustering
9 34 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (31.00%) PowerShell
10 31 (31.00%) SAN
11 29 (29.00%) SCOM
12 27 (27.00%) Citrix
13 25 (25.00%) SSL
13 25 (25.00%) DHCP
14 24 (24.00%) SQL
15 23 (23.00%) NAS
15 23 (23.00%) vSphere
16 21 (21.00%) HTTP
17 20 (20.00%) SNMP
17 20 (20.00%) .NET
17 20 (20.00%) MySQL
17 20 (20.00%) Load Balancing
17 20 (20.00%) WSUS
18 19 (19.00%) IPv4
18 19 (19.00%) Windows Server 2003
19 18 (18.00%) NoSQL
19 18 (18.00%) Puppet

Windows Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 43 (43.00%) IIS
3 14 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (11.00%) SharePoint
5 9 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (9.00%) CMS
6 7 (7.00%) WordPress
6 7 (7.00%) Drupal
6 7 (7.00%) Alfresco
6 7 (7.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (4.00%) Apache
9 2 (2.00%) Umbraco
9 2 (2.00%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 12 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.00%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (1.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (45.00%) DNS
2 38 (38.00%) TCP/IP
3 31 (31.00%) SAN
4 25 (25.00%) SSL
4 25 (25.00%) DHCP
5 23 (23.00%) NAS
6 21 (21.00%) HTTP
7 20 (20.00%) SNMP
8 19 (19.00%) IPv4
9 16 (16.00%) Firewall
10 12 (12.00%) FTP
11 9 (9.00%) VPN
12 5 (5.00%) BGP
12 5 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (4.00%) WAN
14 3 (3.00%) Internet
14 3 (3.00%) Network Security
15 2 (2.00%) tcpdump
15 2 (2.00%) snoop
15 2 (2.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.00%) MySQL
2 18 (18.00%) NoSQL
3 17 (17.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (16.00%) Redis
4 16 (16.00%) MongoDB
4 16 (16.00%) MariaDB
5 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.00%) DB2
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.00%) MSI
1 1 (1.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (1.00%) K2 blackpoint
1 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (15.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.00%) Banking
3 6 (6.00%) Retail
4 3 (3.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Back Office
5 1 (1.00%) Games
5 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.00%) .NET
2 17 (17.00%) RabbitMQ
2 17 (17.00%) MSMQ
3 3 (3.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.00%) Application Packaging
4 2 (2.00%) COM
5 1 (1.00%) ADSI
5 1 (1.00%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 34 (34.00%) Clustering
2 11 (11.00%) Blackberry
3 8 (8.00%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.00%) Celerra
4 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.00%) Replication
4 2 (2.00%) Firmware
5 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (19.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (15.00%) Linux
5 13 (13.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.00%) UNIX
7 4 (4.00%) CentOS
7 4 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.00%) Solaris
7 4 (4.00%) Windows 2000
8 3 (3.00%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.00%) Debian
10 1 (1.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 10 (10.00%) ITIL
3 9 (9.00%) Problem Management
4 8 (8.00%) Migration
4 8 (8.00%) E-Commerce
5 7 (7.00%) Image Processing
5 7 (7.00%) Video Content Analysis
5 7 (7.00%) Signal Processing
6 6 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.00%) Investment Management
7 2 (2.00%) Release Management
7 2 (2.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.00%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (2.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (2.00%) High Availability
7 2 (2.00%) Change Management
8 1 (1.00%) CRM
8 1 (1.00%) Information Management
8 1 (1.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.00%) PowerShell
2 24 (24.00%) SQL
3 17 (17.00%) Ruby
3 17 (17.00%) C#
4 7 (7.00%) C++
4 7 (7.00%) C
5 4 (4.00%) PHP
6 2 (2.00%) VBScript
6 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.00%) Perl
7 1 (1.00%) Python
7 1 (1.00%) VB
7 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (13.00%) MCSE
3 12 (12.00%) Degree
4 8 (8.00%) MCITP
5 4 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.00%) MCSA
7 1 (1.00%) MCP
7 1 (1.00%) CCA
7 1 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.00%) CCEA
7 1 (1.00%) MCDST
7 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.00%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 73 (73.00%) Active Directory
2 41 (41.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (23.00%) vSphere
4 13 (13.00%) VMware ESX
5 10 (10.00%) XenApp
6 7 (7.00%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (4.00%) Hyper-V
9 2 (2.00%) Sendmail
9 2 (2.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (2.00%) vCloud
9 2 (2.00%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.00%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (1.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 29 (29.00%) SCOM
2 20 (20.00%) WSUS
3 18 (18.00%) Puppet
3 18 (18.00%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (14.00%) SCCM
5 9 (9.00%) NetBackup
6 7 (7.00%) Plesk
7 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.00%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (1.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.00%) WMI
7 1 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 66 (66.00%) VMware
2 50 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 27 (27.00%) Citrix
4 15 (15.00%) Cisco
5 11 (11.00%) HP
6 9 (9.00%) Veritas
6 9 (9.00%) IBM
7 8 (8.00%) Red Hat
8 7 (7.00%) Adobe
9 6 (6.00%) NetApp
9 6 (6.00%) Intel
10 5 (5.00%) EMC
11 3 (3.00%) Sun
12 2 (2.00%) ServiceNow
12 2 (2.00%) F5
12 2 (2.00%) McAfee
12 2 (2.00%) Dell
13 1 (1.00%) Business Objects
13 1 (1.00%) Oracle
13 1 (1.00%) CA
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £27,700 to £35,000 depending on experience, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 26 days ago