The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Windows Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows System Engineer
UK
Rank 796 865 837
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Engineer 66 87 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.085% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.088% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 61 77 95
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,909 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.95% -17.72%

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
80896 98772 101805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67167 82902 84090
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Windows Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Windows Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows Systems Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Systems Engineer within the UK.

Windows Systems Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Windows Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Systems Engineer over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 within the UK.

Windows Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Systems 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 Systems Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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 +54 64 £45,000 +12.50% 7
London +51 46 £47,500 +5.55% 5
City of London +30 10 £66,250 +65.62%
South East +80 7 £33,000 -21.31%
East Midlands +9 5 £37,500 +13.95% 1
West Midlands - 3 £41,500 -
Leicestershire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Surrey +56 2 £27,000 -22.85%
Scotland +20 2 - -
East of England +18 2 £42,250 +24.26% 1
Cambridgeshire +2 2 £42,250 -0.58% 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £41,500 -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £33,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £46,250 -
Woking - 2 £27,000 -
Chesham - 2 £33,000 -
Barnet - 2 £31,582 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £25,000 -
Northampton - 2 £40,000 -
Hampshire +19 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Cambridge +8 1 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Huntingdon - 1 £43,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £47,500 -
Abingdon - 1 £35,000 -
Banbury - 1 £57,500 -
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £34,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

Windows Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Windows Systems 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 Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 141 (100.00%) Windows
2 98 (69.50%) Windows Server
3 74 (52.48%) Active Directory
4 72 (51.06%) Microsoft
4 72 (51.06%) VMware
5 60 (42.55%) PowerShell
6 55 (39.01%) Linux
7 53 (37.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 47 (33.33%) Hyper-V
9 45 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 40 (28.37%) VMware Infrastructure
11 39 (27.66%) IIS
12 37 (26.24%) Finance
13 35 (24.82%) DNS
14 34 (24.11%) SQL
15 33 (23.40%) DHCP
16 31 (21.99%) Citrix
16 31 (21.99%) Microsoft Certification
17 30 (21.28%) Python
18 29 (20.57%) MS Excel
18 29 (20.57%) MCSE
18 29 (20.57%) Office 365
19 28 (19.86%) Amazon AWS
19 28 (19.86%) Puppet
19 28 (19.86%) SQL Server
20 26 (18.44%) SCCM
21 25 (17.73%) Ruby
21 25 (17.73%) MS Exchange
21 25 (17.73%) DevOps
22 23 (16.31%) Jenkins

Windows Systems 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 39 (27.66%) IIS
2 25 (17.73%) MS Exchange
3 21 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (14.18%) Apache
5 14 (9.93%) SharePoint
6 12 (8.51%) Tomcat
7 7 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (4.96%) Skype for Business
8 6 (4.26%) Confluence
9 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.71%) CMS
11 1 (0.71%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 29 (20.57%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.09%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (20.57%) Office 365
2 28 (19.86%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (15.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (4.96%) SaaS
6 3 (2.13%) GitHub
6 3 (2.13%) IaaS
7 2 (1.42%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.42%) PaaS
7 2 (1.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.71%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.71%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.71%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 35 (24.82%) DNS
2 33 (23.40%) DHCP
3 23 (16.31%) LAN
3 23 (16.31%) TCP/IP
4 22 (15.60%) Firewall
5 19 (13.48%) SAN
6 13 (9.22%) Internet
6 13 (9.22%) VPN
7 12 (8.51%) WAN
8 8 (5.67%) Skype
9 6 (4.26%) LDAP
10 5 (3.55%) NAS
10 5 (3.55%) NetScaler
10 5 (3.55%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (3.55%) SSL
11 4 (2.84%) FTP
11 4 (2.84%) Kerberos
12 3 (2.13%) POP3
12 3 (2.13%) SMTP
12 3 (2.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (19.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.96%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.84%) MySQL
5 3 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.13%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.42%) Big Data
6 2 (1.42%) DB2
7 1 (0.71%) HBase
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (16.31%) Jenkins
2 16 (11.35%) JIRA
3 15 (10.64%) TeamCity
4 9 (6.38%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (4.26%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (3.55%) Hudson
7 5 (3.55%) MSBuild
7 5 (3.55%) Subversion
7 5 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.55%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.42%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.71%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.71%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.71%) Rational DOORS
General
1 37 (26.24%) Finance
2 15 (10.64%) Banking
3 7 (4.96%) Retail
4 4 (2.84%) Legal
5 3 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.42%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.42%) Local Government
7 1 (0.71%) Advertising
7 1 (0.71%) Games
7 1 (0.71%) Marketing
7 1 (0.71%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.80%) Web Services
2 9 (6.38%) Middleware
3 6 (4.26%) .NET
4 5 (3.55%) SOAP
5 4 (2.84%) CSS
5 4 (2.84%) HTML
6 3 (2.13%) DHTML
6 3 (2.13%) Django
6 3 (2.13%) jQuery
6 3 (2.13%) MAPI
6 3 (2.13%) REST
6 3 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (2.13%) XML
7 2 (1.42%) JSON
7 2 (1.42%) LAMP
8 1 (0.71%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.71%) J2EE
8 1 (0.71%) Node.js
8 1 (0.71%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.77%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.22%) Hedge funds
3 12 (8.51%) Driving Licence
4 10 (7.09%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.55%) Clustering
5 5 (3.55%) EFT
5 5 (3.55%) PKI
5 5 (3.55%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.84%) EPoS
7 3 (2.13%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.42%) Derivative
9 1 (0.71%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.71%) IVR
9 1 (0.71%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.71%) Online Games
9 1 (0.71%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 141 (100.00%) Windows
2 98 (69.50%) Windows Server
3 55 (39.01%) Linux
4 53 (37.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (12.06%) CentOS
7 17 (12.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (12.06%) Ubuntu
8 15 (10.64%) Fedora
9 9 (6.38%) Unix
10 6 (4.26%) Windows 10
11 4 (2.84%) Windows 7
12 3 (2.13%) HPUX
12 3 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (2.13%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.42%) Solaris
13 2 (1.42%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.71%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.73%) DevOps
2 18 (12.77%) Configuration Management
3 16 (11.35%) Information Security
4 14 (9.93%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (7.80%) ITIL
7 8 (5.67%) High Availability
8 7 (4.96%) Project Management
8 7 (4.96%) Software Deployment
9 6 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (4.26%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.26%) Patch Management
9 6 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (3.55%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (3.55%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (3.55%) Incident Management
10 5 (3.55%) Software Engineering
11 4 (2.84%) Migration
11 4 (2.84%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (2.13%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (42.55%) PowerShell
2 34 (24.11%) SQL
3 30 (21.28%) Python
4 25 (17.73%) Ruby
5 22 (15.60%) Java
6 20 (14.18%) Perl
7 17 (12.06%) Bash Shell
8 16 (11.35%) Bourne shell
9 15 (10.64%) C++
9 15 (10.64%) Korn
10 9 (6.38%) C#
10 9 (6.38%) Shell Script
11 6 (4.26%) C
11 6 (4.26%) VBScript
12 4 (2.84%) JavaScript
13 3 (2.13%) PHP
14 2 (1.42%) VB
15 1 (0.71%) JCL
Qualifications
1 31 (21.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (20.57%) MCSE
3 15 (10.64%) Degree
4 13 (9.22%) MCP
5 11 (7.80%) MCSA
6 9 (6.38%) CCNA
6 9 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (4.96%) CCNP
8 4 (2.84%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.42%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.42%) MCITP
9 2 (1.42%) RHCA
9 2 (1.42%) RHCE
9 2 (1.42%) RHCSA
9 2 (1.42%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.42%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.71%) HNC
10 1 (0.71%) HND
10 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.42%) MiFID
2 2 (1.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 74 (52.48%) Active Directory
2 47 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 40 (28.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (16.31%) XenApp
5 12 (8.51%) VMware ESX
5 12 (8.51%) XenDesktop
6 11 (7.80%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (6.38%) vSphere
8 5 (3.55%) Docker
9 4 (2.84%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (2.84%) NFS
10 3 (2.13%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.71%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.71%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (19.86%) Puppet
2 26 (18.44%) SCCM
3 19 (13.48%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (9.93%) Ansible
5 7 (4.96%) NetBackup
5 7 (4.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 6 (4.26%) WSUS
7 5 (3.55%) Packer
7 5 (3.55%) Terraform
8 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (2.13%) Control-M
9 3 (2.13%) EdgeSight
9 3 (2.13%) SCOM
10 2 (1.42%) ZABBIX
10 2 (1.42%) ZENworks
11 1 (0.71%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.71%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.71%) Kibana
11 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (0.71%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 72 (51.06%) Microsoft
1 72 (51.06%) VMware
2 31 (21.99%) Citrix
3 22 (15.60%) Red Hat
4 17 (12.06%) Cisco
5 13 (9.22%) HP
6 8 (5.67%) Avaya
6 8 (5.67%) Symantec
7 7 (4.96%) New Relic
7 7 (4.96%) Oracle
8 6 (4.26%) Dell
9 3 (2.13%) BMC
9 3 (2.13%) F5
10 2 (1.42%) Google
10 2 (1.42%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.71%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.71%) Capita
11 1 (0.71%) NetApp
11 1 (0.71%) Qualys
11 1 (0.71%) SonicWALL
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