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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Engineer
Rank 856 895 864
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 44 49 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.040% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.043% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 40 46 30
Average salary £52,500 £44,250 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% +20.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £30,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -16.66%

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
105334 114534 105198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86166 92849 87525
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 21 April 2015 within the UK.

Windows Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Engineer
Top 28 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 21 April 2015. 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
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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 +49 44 £52,500 +14.13% 5
London +34 27 £57,500 +12.19% 3
City of London +28 13 £62,500 +19.04% 1
South East -3 7 £50,000 +66.66% 1
South West - 3 £31,500 -
North West - 3 £32,000 - 1
Manchester - 3 £32,000 - 1
Staines - 3 £52,500 - 1
Surrey - 3 £52,500 - 1
Berkshire -4 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Gloucestershire - 2 £31,500 -
Newbury - 2 £40,000 -
Cheltenham - 2 £31,500 -
East Midlands +9 1 £21,500 -38.57%
Hampshire -8 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £21,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £32,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Gosport - 1 - -
Harrogate - 1 £32,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £21,500 -
Oxford - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £32,000 -

Windows Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (49.35%) VMware
3 33 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 33 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 29 (37.66%) Citrix
4 29 (37.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (33.77%) PowerShell
5 26 (33.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (32.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (28.57%) SCCM
7 22 (28.57%) Finance
8 19 (24.68%) MS Exchange
8 19 (24.68%) SQL
9 18 (23.38%) IIS
10 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (20.78%) SAN
11 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (18.18%) HP
11 14 (18.18%) MCSE
11 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
12 13 (16.88%) DNS
12 13 (16.88%) Banking
13 11 (14.29%) ITIL
13 11 (14.29%) DevOps
13 11 (14.29%) XenApp
14 10 (12.99%) Perl
14 10 (12.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (12.99%) Degree
15 9 (11.69%) Investment Banking

Windows Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 19 (24.68%) MS Exchange
2 18 (23.38%) IIS
3 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.60%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.78%) SAN
2 13 (16.88%) DNS
3 8 (10.39%) NetScaler
4 6 (7.79%) Firewall
4 6 (7.79%) VLAN
4 6 (7.79%) LAN
5 4 (5.19%) WAN
5 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.90%) Kerberos
6 3 (3.90%) Wireless
7 2 (2.60%) 2G
7 2 (2.60%) LTE
7 2 (2.60%) 4G
7 2 (2.60%) DHCP
7 2 (2.60%) UMTS
7 2 (2.60%) WLAN
7 2 (2.60%) GSM
7 2 (2.60%) 3G
8 1 (1.30%) LDAP
8 1 (1.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.30%) MySQL
General
1 22 (28.57%) Finance
2 13 (16.88%) Banking
3 9 (11.69%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.49%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.30%) Electronics
5 1 (1.30%) Legal
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) .NET
2 1 (1.30%) J2EE
2 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Blackberry
1 6 (7.79%) Replication
2 4 (5.19%) Hedge funds
3 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.60%) Clustering
4 2 (2.60%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.60%) Open Source
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.30%) DTV
5 1 (1.30%) Statistics
5 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (33.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (32.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (7.79%) Linux
6 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.30%) UNIX
7 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.29%) ITIL
1 11 (14.29%) DevOps
2 8 (10.39%) Server Monitoring
2 8 (10.39%) Problem Management
3 6 (7.79%) Configuration Management
4 2 (2.60%) ITIL V3
4 2 (2.60%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (2.60%) Load Balancing
4 2 (2.60%) Mentoring
4 2 (2.60%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.30%) Identity Management
5 1 (1.30%) Migration
5 1 (1.30%) Scrum
5 1 (1.30%) Programme Management
5 1 (1.30%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.30%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.30%) Data Management
5 1 (1.30%) Supplier Management
5 1 (1.30%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (1.30%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 26 (33.77%) PowerShell
2 19 (24.68%) SQL
3 10 (12.99%) Perl
4 7 (9.09%) VB
5 6 (7.79%) Python
6 5 (6.49%) C#
7 3 (3.90%) PHP
7 3 (3.90%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.90%) VBScript
8 2 (2.60%) Java
8 2 (2.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (18.18%) MCSE
3 10 (12.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (12.99%) Degree
4 9 (11.69%) CCA
4 9 (11.69%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (10.39%) MCITP
6 5 (6.49%) MCP
7 4 (5.19%) MCSA
8 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.30%) VCAP
9 1 (1.30%) CCAA
9 1 (1.30%) MCSM
9 1 (1.30%) CCENT
9 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.30%) CCNA
9 1 (1.30%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 33 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 29 (37.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.29%) XenApp
4 8 (10.39%) ISA Server
5 6 (7.79%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (6.49%) VMware Server
7 4 (5.19%) vSphere
8 3 (3.90%) Hyper-V
9 2 (2.60%) VMware ESX
9 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.30%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (28.57%) SCCM
2 9 (11.69%) NetBackup
3 5 (6.49%) SCOM
4 2 (2.60%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (2.60%) Puppet
4 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.60%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.30%) Ansible
5 1 (1.30%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.30%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.30%) WSUS
5 1 (1.30%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.30%) Unicenter
5 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.30%) Control-M
5 1 (1.30%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (49.35%) VMware
2 33 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 29 (37.66%) Citrix
4 14 (18.18%) HP
5 7 (9.09%) Cisco
5 7 (9.09%) IronPort
6 5 (6.49%) Dell
7 4 (5.19%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.60%) EMC
8 2 (2.60%) IBM
8 2 (2.60%) Oracle
8 2 (2.60%) NetApp
8 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.30%) Symantec
9 1 (1.30%) Remedy
9 1 (1.30%) Sophos
9 1 (1.30%) Veritas
9 1 (1.30%) Avaya
9 1 (1.30%) SAP
9 1 (1.30%) Cyber-Ark
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