The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Windows Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Engineer
Rank 385 340 365
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 752 968 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.77% 0.90% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.94% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 659 840 857
Median salary £41,500 £37,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.16% -0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+21.53% -4.41%

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
94619 103335 113551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.48% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79584 84714 93028
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Windows Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Windows Engineer in the job title.

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 May 2016 within the UK.

Windows Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -58 703 £41,500 +10.66% 90
London -33 339 £45,000 - 33
South East +3 182 £40,000 +14.28% 15
Berkshire +12 62 £43,500 +24.28% 2
City of London +54 54 £55,000 +41.02% 14
Yorkshire -6 49 £37,500 +25.00% 9
East of England -21 34 £41,250 +17.85% 7
Surrey -15 31 £39,500 +5.33% 5
West Midlands -5 26 £31,000 +31.21% 5
West Yorkshire -3 25 £36,000 +12.50% 8
South West -39 23 £40,000 +33.33% 8
Hampshire +10 22 £38,000 -7.87%
East Midlands +27 20 £25,000 -12.28% 7
Oxfordshire 0 18 £45,000 +32.35% 2
Leeds +3 17 £36,000 +2.85% 8
Kingston Upon Thames +18 16 £44,500 +27.14%
Scotland +16 15 £47,500 +69.64% 1
North West -27 14 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Midlands - 14 £48,000 -
Edinburgh +14 13 £50,000 +78.57%
Hertfordshire +7 13 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Cambridgeshire -8 13 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Southampton +13 11 £38,000 +20.63%
Newbury +12 11 £30,000 -25.00%
Coventry +11 11 £42,500 +75.25% 1
North Yorkshire +9 11 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Guildford +1 11 £45,000 +40.62% 1
Cambridge -2 11 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Manchester -16 11 £35,000 +8.52% 2
Kent -2 10 £42,500 +41.66% 1

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Windows Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Windows Engineer in the job title.

1 1452 (100.00%) Windows
2 881 (60.67%) Windows Server
3 789 (54.34%) Active Directory
4 693 (47.73%) Microsoft
5 678 (46.69%) VMware
6 465 (32.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 422 (29.06%) VMware Infrastructure
8 405 (27.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 396 (27.27%) Linux
10 358 (24.66%) MS Exchange
11 339 (23.35%) Cisco
12 328 (22.59%) MS Excel
12 328 (22.59%) PowerShell
13 311 (21.42%) Firewall
14 282 (19.42%) Hyper-V
15 257 (17.70%) Finance
15 257 (17.70%) SQL
16 247 (17.01%) SQL Server
17 245 (16.87%) DNS
18 230 (15.84%) Citrix
19 227 (15.63%) ITIL
19 227 (15.63%) Office 365
20 221 (15.22%) Windows 7
21 209 (14.39%) Windows Server 2003
22 204 (14.05%) IIS
23 202 (13.91%) Microsoft Certification
24 192 (13.22%) SAN
25 183 (12.60%) TCP/IP
26 181 (12.47%) MCSE
27 176 (12.12%) MS Office

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 358 (24.66%) MS Exchange
2 204 (14.05%) IIS
3 176 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 112 (7.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 100 (6.89%) SharePoint
6 90 (6.20%) Skype for Business
7 75 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 68 (4.68%) Tomcat
9 64 (4.41%) Apache
10 48 (3.31%) Confluence
11 35 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 33 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
13 27 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
14 22 (1.52%) OpenStack
15 21 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2000
16 20 (1.38%) JBoss
17 16 (1.10%) WebLogic
18 12 (0.83%) WebSphere
19 11 (0.76%) Site Server
20 10 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 328 (22.59%) MS Excel
2 176 (12.12%) MS Office
3 6 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.069%) Abaqus
5 1 (0.069%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.069%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.069%) HipChat
5 1 (0.069%) NASTRAN
5 1 (0.069%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.14%) Cognos Planning
4 2 (0.14%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.069%) Eikon
5 1 (0.069%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.069%) MetaTrader
5 1 (0.069%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.069%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.069%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 227 (15.63%) Office 365
2 150 (10.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 108 (7.44%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (2.34%) SaaS
5 31 (2.13%) PaaS
6 30 (2.07%) IaaS
7 28 (1.93%) Azure Active Directory
8 24 (1.65%) Yammer
9 11 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 7 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.48%) OpenShift
12 4 (0.28%) GitHub
13 3 (0.21%) Dropbox
14 2 (0.14%) Google Apps
14 2 (0.14%) OneDrive
15 1 (0.069%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 1 (0.069%) Amazon ELB
15 1 (0.069%) AWS CloudFormation
15 1 (0.069%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 311 (21.42%) Firewall
2 245 (16.87%) DNS
3 192 (13.22%) SAN
4 183 (12.60%) TCP/IP
5 146 (10.06%) WAN
6 145 (9.99%) LAN
7 128 (8.82%) DHCP
8 81 (5.58%) VPN
9 53 (3.65%) VoIP
10 49 (3.37%) VLAN
11 47 (3.24%) NAS
12 44 (3.03%) Internet
13 37 (2.55%) HTTP
13 37 (2.55%) Wireless
14 24 (1.65%) NetScaler
14 24 (1.65%) SMTP
15 21 (1.45%) Remote Desktop
16 18 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
17 16 (1.10%) HTTPS
17 16 (1.10%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (17.01%) SQL Server
2 37 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (2.13%) MySQL
4 25 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 21 (1.45%) Big Data
7 11 (0.76%) NoSQL
8 8 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (0.55%) Redis
8 8 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (0.48%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.34%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.28%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.21%) GIS
12 3 (0.21%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.21%) QGIS
12 3 (0.21%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.21%) UniData
13 2 (0.14%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 74 (5.10%) Jenkins
2 55 (3.79%) JIRA
3 54 (3.72%) TeamCity
4 40 (2.75%) Octopus Deploy
5 39 (2.69%) Visual Studio
6 30 (2.07%) Git (software)
7 21 (1.45%) Subversion
8 13 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (0.62%) Vagrant
10 7 (0.48%) Ant
10 7 (0.48%) Maven
11 6 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (0.41%) WinDbg
12 5 (0.34%) MSBuild
13 4 (0.28%) Bitbucket
14 3 (0.21%) Hamcrest
14 3 (0.21%) Hudson
14 3 (0.21%) JUnit
14 3 (0.21%) Mockito
General
1 257 (17.70%) Finance
2 86 (5.92%) Banking
3 43 (2.96%) Telecoms
4 39 (2.69%) Law
5 33 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 31 (2.13%) Retail
7 28 (1.93%) Games
8 26 (1.79%) Marketing
9 21 (1.45%) Publishing
10 14 (0.96%) Back Office
11 13 (0.90%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.83%) Electronics
13 7 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.34%) Advertising
14 5 (0.34%) Legal
15 3 (0.21%) Automotive
15 3 (0.21%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.21%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.14%) Front Office
17 1 (0.069%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (7.64%) .NET
2 63 (4.34%) Web Services
3 21 (1.45%) LAMP
4 20 (1.38%) ASP.NET
5 13 (0.90%) STL
6 9 (0.62%) HTML
7 8 (0.55%) WPF
7 8 (0.55%) XML
8 7 (0.48%) WCF
9 6 (0.41%) AngularJS
9 6 (0.41%) ELK Stack
9 6 (0.41%) JSON
9 6 (0.41%) XMPP
9 6 (0.41%) XSLT
10 5 (0.34%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (0.34%) LEMP Stack
10 5 (0.34%) MCollective
11 4 (0.28%) COM
11 4 (0.28%) RESTful
11 4 (0.28%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 145 (9.99%) Data Centre
2 92 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
3 82 (5.65%) Computer Science
4 65 (4.48%) Blackberry
5 50 (3.44%) Clustering
6 36 (2.48%) Hedge funds
7 31 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
8 29 (2.00%) Driving Licence
9 26 (1.79%) Management Information System
10 21 (1.45%) iPhone
11 14 (0.96%) EMC VNX
11 14 (0.96%) Fintech
11 14 (0.96%) PKI
12 13 (0.90%) Fat Client
12 13 (0.90%) Thin Client
13 12 (0.83%) User Experience
14 10 (0.69%) Replication
14 10 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
15 9 (0.62%) Smartphone
15 9 (0.62%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1452 (100.00%) Windows
2 881 (60.67%) Windows Server
3 465 (32.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 405 (27.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 396 (27.27%) Linux
6 221 (15.22%) Windows 7
7 209 (14.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 125 (8.61%) Windows 8
9 87 (5.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 84 (5.79%) Unix
11 64 (4.41%) Mac OS X
12 61 (4.20%) Windows 10
13 46 (3.17%) Windows XP
14 36 (2.48%) Apple iOS
15 31 (2.13%) Android
16 27 (1.86%) Windows 2000 Server
17 22 (1.52%) CentOS
18 17 (1.17%) Solaris
18 17 (1.17%) Windows Vista
19 16 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (15.63%) ITIL
2 162 (11.16%) DevOps
3 94 (6.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 86 (5.92%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (4.48%) Configuration Management
6 58 (3.99%) Continuous Integration
7 55 (3.79%) Software Engineering
8 53 (3.65%) Migration
9 49 (3.37%) Project Management
10 47 (3.24%) Web Operations
11 42 (2.89%) Continuous Delivery
11 42 (2.89%) Load Balancing
12 40 (2.75%) Problem Management
13 38 (2.62%) High Availability
14 36 (2.48%) Root Cause Analysis
15 35 (2.41%) Systems Analysis
16 34 (2.34%) Capacity Planning
17 33 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
18 32 (2.20%) Continuous Improvement
19 31 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 328 (22.59%) PowerShell
2 257 (17.70%) SQL
3 115 (7.92%) Python
4 103 (7.09%) C#
5 81 (5.58%) Bash Shell
6 74 (5.10%) C++
7 72 (4.96%) Perl
8 59 (4.06%) Java
9 44 (3.03%) C
10 39 (2.69%) Ruby
11 30 (2.07%) Shell Script
12 22 (1.52%) VBScript
13 19 (1.31%) Bourne shell
14 18 (1.24%) Korn
15 16 (1.10%) VB
16 14 (0.96%) JavaScript
17 13 (0.90%) PHP
18 12 (0.83%) VC++
19 9 (0.62%) T-SQL
20 5 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 202 (13.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 181 (12.47%) MCSE
3 149 (10.26%) Degree
4 125 (8.61%) Cisco Certification
5 107 (7.37%) CCNA
6 80 (5.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 67 (4.61%) MCITP
8 58 (3.99%) MCSA
9 50 (3.44%) Security Cleared
10 43 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
11 37 (2.55%) SC Cleared
12 32 (2.20%) CCNP
13 24 (1.65%) MCTS
14 22 (1.52%) MCP
15 18 (1.24%) ACSA
16 9 (0.62%) DV Cleared
17 7 (0.48%) HNC
17 7 (0.48%) MCDST
18 6 (0.41%) PhD
19 5 (0.34%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (5.30%) SLA
2 26 (1.79%) QA
3 25 (1.72%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.21%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.069%) COBIT
7 1 (0.069%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.069%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.069%) RMADS
7 1 (0.069%) SAS 70
System Software
1 789 (54.34%) Active Directory
2 422 (29.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 282 (19.42%) Hyper-V
4 109 (7.51%) XenApp
5 105 (7.23%) vSphere
6 68 (4.68%) VMware ESXi
7 56 (3.86%) VMware ESX
8 44 (3.03%) Terminal Services
9 29 (2.00%) XenDesktop
10 28 (1.93%) XenServer
11 20 (1.38%) Xen
12 17 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
13 15 (1.03%) Docker
13 15 (1.03%) Firmware
14 13 (0.90%) VMware Server
15 8 (0.55%) DFS Replication
15 8 (0.55%) Squid
16 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 5 (0.34%) NFS
16 5 (0.34%) qmail
Systems Management
1 144 (9.92%) SCCM
2 127 (8.75%) Puppet
3 100 (6.89%) SCOM
4 99 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
5 82 (5.65%) Ansible
6 69 (4.75%) Nagios
7 29 (2.00%) WSUS
8 22 (1.52%) NetBackup
9 19 (1.31%) Salt
10 18 (1.24%) EdgeSight
10 18 (1.24%) SCVMM
10 18 (1.24%) Tivoli
11 16 (1.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 13 (0.90%) Backup Exec
13 12 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
14 10 (0.69%) Cacti
14 10 (0.69%) Cobbler
14 10 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
14 10 (0.69%) Terraform
14 10 (0.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 693 (47.73%) Microsoft
2 678 (46.69%) VMware
3 339 (23.35%) Cisco
4 230 (15.84%) Citrix
5 136 (9.37%) HP
6 117 (8.06%) Red Hat
7 97 (6.68%) NetApp
8 76 (5.23%) Apple
9 57 (3.93%) Dell
10 44 (3.03%) Symantec
11 40 (2.75%) Avaya
11 40 (2.75%) EMC
12 38 (2.62%) Oracle
13 30 (2.07%) Atlassian
14 29 (2.00%) IBM
15 28 (1.93%) Google
16 27 (1.86%) Veeam
17 23 (1.58%) 3PAR
18 22 (1.52%) Splunk
19 19 (1.31%) Juniper
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 minutes ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £250000 - £350000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 6 hours ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + £3000 annual bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + excellent progression, training
Posted: 22 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + pension, flexible hours, healthcare
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Training Budget
Posted: 23 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £38k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Experis IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Private Healthcare, Life Insurance,
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £39000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £39000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: 3 days ago