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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Engineer
Rank 836 824 847
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 60 57 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.052% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.055% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 49 53 39
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 24 October 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 24 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
England -3 60 £55,000 +10.00% 4
London +27 37 £60,000 - 1
City of London +27 13 £56,250 -11.76% 1
North West - 12 £29,000 - 1
Manchester - 12 £29,000 -
South East -25 10 £55,000 +22.22%
Reading -3 9 £55,000 +22.22%
Berkshire -13 9 £55,000 +22.22%
Kent - 1 £67,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -

Windows Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Windows
2 85 (77.98%) Active Directory
3 68 (62.39%) VMware
4 66 (60.55%) Microsoft
5 54 (49.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (44.95%) VMware Infrastructure
7 48 (44.04%) IIS
8 39 (35.78%) SQL Server
8 39 (35.78%) MS Exchange
9 34 (31.19%) DNS
10 33 (30.28%) SCCM
11 31 (28.44%) Citrix
12 27 (24.77%) SAN
12 27 (24.77%) SharePoint
12 27 (24.77%) PowerShell
13 26 (23.85%) Clustering
14 25 (22.94%) DHCP
15 24 (22.02%) TCP/IP
16 23 (21.10%) Windows Server 2012
17 21 (19.27%) SCOM
17 21 (19.27%) Microsoft Certification
17 21 (19.27%) MS Excel
17 21 (19.27%) SQL
18 19 (17.43%) Finance
18 19 (17.43%) WSUS
18 19 (17.43%) Exchange Server 2010
19 18 (16.51%) Windows Server 2003
20 15 (13.76%) HP
20 15 (13.76%) vSphere
20 15 (13.76%) Hedge funds

Windows Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 48 (44.04%) IIS
2 39 (35.78%) MS Exchange
3 27 (24.77%) SharePoint
4 19 (17.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (8.26%) SharePoint Server
5 9 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.67%) Lync
7 3 (2.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.92%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.92%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.92%) JBoss
8 1 (0.92%) Apache
8 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (19.27%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.34%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) SaaS
1 2 (1.83%) Office 365
2 1 (0.92%) IaaS
2 1 (0.92%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (0.92%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (31.19%) DNS
2 27 (24.77%) SAN
3 25 (22.94%) DHCP
4 24 (22.02%) TCP/IP
5 12 (11.01%) HTTP
6 11 (10.09%) SSL
6 11 (10.09%) IPv4
7 10 (9.17%) NAS
8 8 (7.34%) SNMP
9 5 (4.59%) FTP
9 5 (4.59%) Firewall
10 3 (2.75%) WAN
11 2 (1.83%) LDAP
11 2 (1.83%) LAN
12 1 (0.92%) FCoE
12 1 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.92%) Internet
12 1 (0.92%) ADSL
12 1 (0.92%) SMTP
12 1 (0.92%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (35.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.50%) MySQL
3 6 (5.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.59%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.59%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.59%) Redis
4 5 (4.59%) MariaDB
5 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (6.42%) AdminStudio
2 2 (1.83%) MSI
3 1 (0.92%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.92%) Subversion
3 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (17.43%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Banking
3 5 (4.59%) Law
3 5 (4.59%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.83%) Automotive
4 2 (1.83%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.83%) Front Office
5 1 (0.92%) Advertising
5 1 (0.92%) Publishing
5 1 (0.92%) Retail
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.09%) Application Packaging
2 7 (6.42%) .NET
3 5 (4.59%) MSMQ
3 5 (4.59%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.92%) HTML
4 1 (0.92%) Java EE
4 1 (0.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.85%) Clustering
2 15 (13.76%) Hedge funds
3 7 (6.42%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.83%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.92%) Celerra
6 1 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.92%) iPhone
6 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.92%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.92%) Streaming Media
6 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 109 (100.00%) Windows
2 54 (49.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (21.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (16.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (6.42%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.67%) Linux
7 1 (0.92%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.92%) Android
7 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (8.26%) Load Balancing
2 7 (6.42%) E-Commerce
3 6 (5.50%) ITIL
3 6 (5.50%) CRM
4 4 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (2.75%) Problem Management
5 3 (2.75%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (2.75%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (1.83%) Investment Management
6 2 (1.83%) Migration
6 2 (1.83%) Project Management
6 2 (1.83%) Software Distribution
6 2 (1.83%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (1.83%) Mentoring
7 1 (0.92%) Low Latency
7 1 (0.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (0.92%) Workflow
7 1 (0.92%) Time Management
7 1 (0.92%) High Availability
7 1 (0.92%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 27 (24.77%) PowerShell
2 21 (19.27%) SQL
3 11 (10.09%) Ruby
4 6 (5.50%) C#
5 4 (3.67%) VBScript
6 3 (2.75%) VB
6 3 (2.75%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.83%) Python
8 1 (0.92%) Perl
8 1 (0.92%) Java
8 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (19.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (11.01%) MCSE
3 9 (8.26%) MCITP
4 5 (4.59%) MCSA
5 3 (2.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.75%) MCPD
5 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) SLA
2 2 (1.83%) QA
System Software
1 85 (77.98%) Active Directory
2 49 (44.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (13.76%) vSphere
4 11 (10.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (7.34%) VMware ESX
6 7 (6.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (5.50%) Hyper-V
8 5 (4.59%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (4.59%) ISA Server
9 3 (2.75%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (2.75%) XenApp
10 2 (1.83%) UAG
10 2 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.83%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.92%) XenServer
11 1 (0.92%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 33 (30.28%) SCCM
2 21 (19.27%) SCOM
3 19 (17.43%) WSUS
4 13 (11.93%) NetBackup
5 8 (7.34%) Puppet
6 7 (6.42%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (3.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (2.75%) HP SIM
8 3 (2.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.83%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.92%) MOM
10 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.92%) AppDNA
10 1 (0.92%) WMI
10 1 (0.92%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.92%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 68 (62.39%) VMware
2 66 (60.55%) Microsoft
3 31 (28.44%) Citrix
4 15 (13.76%) HP
5 13 (11.93%) Symantec
6 9 (8.26%) Cisco
7 8 (7.34%) Websense
8 6 (5.50%) NetApp
9 5 (4.59%) Dell
10 4 (3.67%) IBM
11 3 (2.75%) Intel
11 3 (2.75%) CA
11 3 (2.75%) LANDesk
11 3 (2.75%) AppSense
11 3 (2.75%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.75%) F5
11 3 (2.75%) Sophos
12 2 (1.83%) ServiceNow
12 2 (1.83%) Altiris
12 2 (1.83%) Avaya
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