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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows System Engineer
UK
Rank 786 831 801
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Engineer 63 108 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 51 98 132
Median salary £57,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £57,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%

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
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +44 61 £57,500 +43.75% 4
London +40 39 £57,500 +27.77% 1
City of London +33 15 £67,500 +68.75%
South East +68 9 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Yorkshire +26 5 - -
East Yorkshire - 5 - -
Hull - 5 - -
Surrey +36 4 £32,250 -7.85%
East Midlands +6 4 £40,000 +31.05% 2
Canary Wharf - 4 £80,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £56,250 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £40,000 -
Scotland +27 2 - -
North West -18 2 - -
Northampton - 2 £40,000 -
Merseyside - 2 - -
Woking - 2 £27,000 -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 - -
Banbury - 2 £56,250 -
East of England +17 1 £43,000 +26.47%
Croydon +9 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Cambridgeshire +2 1 £43,000 +1.17%
West Midlands - 1 £34,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £37,500 - 2
Staffordshire - 1 £34,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £33,000 -
Oxford - 1 £57,500 -
Huntingdon - 1 £43,000 -
Epsom - 1 £37,500 -

Windows Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 147 (100.00%) Windows
2 102 (69.39%) Windows Server
3 75 (51.02%) Microsoft
4 69 (46.94%) VMware
5 64 (43.54%) Linux
5 64 (43.54%) PowerShell
6 61 (41.50%) Active Directory
7 55 (37.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 47 (31.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 46 (31.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 46 (31.29%) Hyper-V
10 42 (28.57%) Finance
11 38 (25.85%) IIS
12 37 (25.17%) SQL
12 37 (25.17%) Python
13 31 (21.09%) Red Hat
14 30 (20.41%) Puppet
14 30 (20.41%) DevOps
15 29 (19.73%) Amazon AWS
16 28 (19.05%) Ruby
16 28 (19.05%) DNS
16 28 (19.05%) Perl
16 28 (19.05%) Office 365
17 27 (18.37%) Jenkins
17 27 (18.37%) Bash Shell
17 27 (18.37%) MS Exchange
17 27 (18.37%) DHCP
17 27 (18.37%) Citrix
18 26 (17.69%) Microsoft Certification
18 26 (17.69%) Cisco

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 38 (25.85%) IIS
2 27 (18.37%) MS Exchange
3 22 (14.97%) Apache
4 16 (10.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (8.84%) SharePoint
6 12 (8.16%) Tomcat
7 10 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (4.08%) Confluence
10 4 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (2.72%) Skype for Business
11 3 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.68%) CMS
13 1 (0.68%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 25 (17.01%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (19.73%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (19.05%) Office 365
3 20 (13.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (7.48%) SaaS
5 8 (5.44%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (4.76%) OpenShift
7 3 (2.04%) GitHub
8 2 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.68%) G Suite
9 1 (0.68%) IaaS
9 1 (0.68%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.68%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 28 (19.05%) DNS
2 27 (18.37%) DHCP
3 25 (17.01%) TCP/IP
4 21 (14.29%) Firewall
5 20 (13.61%) LAN
6 18 (12.24%) SAN
6 18 (12.24%) VPN
7 16 (10.88%) WAN
8 14 (9.52%) Internet
9 7 (4.76%) NAS
10 6 (4.08%) LDAP
11 5 (3.40%) NetScaler
11 5 (3.40%) Skype
12 4 (2.72%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (2.72%) SSL
13 3 (2.04%) FTP
13 3 (2.04%) Kerberos
13 3 (2.04%) POP3
13 3 (2.04%) SMTP
13 3 (2.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.72%) MySQL
4 3 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.04%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.36%) Big Data
5 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.68%) HBase
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 27 (18.37%) Jenkins
2 18 (12.24%) JIRA
3 17 (11.56%) TeamCity
4 9 (6.12%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (3.40%) Hudson
7 5 (3.40%) MSBuild
7 5 (3.40%) Subversion
7 5 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.40%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.68%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
General
1 42 (28.57%) Finance
2 14 (9.52%) Banking
3 8 (5.44%) Retail
4 6 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.04%) Legal
6 2 (1.36%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.36%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Local Government
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.24%) Web Services
2 10 (6.80%) SOAP
3 9 (6.12%) Middleware
4 8 (5.44%) JSON
5 5 (3.40%) .NET
6 4 (2.72%) CSS
6 4 (2.72%) HTML
7 3 (2.04%) DHTML
7 3 (2.04%) Django
7 3 (2.04%) jQuery
7 3 (2.04%) MAPI
7 3 (2.04%) REST
7 3 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (2.04%) XML
8 2 (1.36%) LAMP
9 1 (0.68%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.68%) Node.js
9 1 (0.68%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.56%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.52%) Driving Licence
3 9 (6.12%) Hedge funds
4 6 (4.08%) Clustering
4 6 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.40%) EFT
5 5 (3.40%) PKI
5 5 (3.40%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.04%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.04%) EPoS
8 2 (1.36%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.36%) Derivative
8 2 (1.36%) iPad
8 2 (1.36%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.36%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.68%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 147 (100.00%) Windows
2 102 (69.39%) Windows Server
3 64 (43.54%) Linux
4 55 (37.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (31.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (13.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (12.93%) Ubuntu
9 17 (11.56%) CentOS
9 17 (11.56%) Fedora
10 10 (6.80%) Unix
11 8 (5.44%) Windows 10
12 7 (4.76%) Windows 7
13 5 (3.40%) Windows 8
14 4 (2.72%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (2.04%) HPUX
15 3 (2.04%) Mac OS X
15 3 (2.04%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.68%) Solaris
16 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.41%) DevOps
2 20 (13.61%) ITIL
3 18 (12.24%) Configuration Management
4 14 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (8.84%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (7.48%) Information Security
7 10 (6.80%) High Availability
8 8 (5.44%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (4.08%) Incident Management
9 6 (4.08%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.08%) Project Management
10 5 (3.40%) E-Commerce
10 5 (3.40%) Software Deployment
10 5 (3.40%) Software Engineering
11 4 (2.72%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (2.72%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (2.72%) Problem Management
11 4 (2.72%) Service Delivery
11 4 (2.72%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 64 (43.54%) PowerShell
2 37 (25.17%) Python
2 37 (25.17%) SQL
3 28 (19.05%) Perl
3 28 (19.05%) Ruby
4 27 (18.37%) Bash Shell
5 22 (14.97%) Java
6 18 (12.24%) Bourne shell
7 17 (11.56%) C++
7 17 (11.56%) Korn
8 13 (8.84%) Shell Script
9 7 (4.76%) C#
10 6 (4.08%) C
11 4 (2.72%) JavaScript
11 4 (2.72%) VBScript
12 3 (2.04%) PHP
13 1 (0.68%) JCL
Qualifications
1 26 (17.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (16.33%) MCSE
3 16 (10.88%) Degree
4 12 (8.16%) MCP
5 11 (7.48%) MCSA
6 7 (4.76%) CCNA
6 7 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.72%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (2.72%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.72%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.36%) RHCSA
9 2 (1.36%) VCP6
10 1 (0.68%) CCNP
10 1 (0.68%) HNC
10 1 (0.68%) HND
10 1 (0.68%) MCITP
10 1 (0.68%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.76%) HIPAA
1 7 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (4.08%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.36%) MiFID
3 2 (1.36%) QA
4 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (41.50%) Active Directory
2 46 (31.29%) Hyper-V
2 46 (31.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (12.24%) XenApp
4 14 (9.52%) VMware ESX
5 12 (8.16%) vSphere
6 11 (7.48%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (4.08%) XenDesktop
8 5 (3.40%) Docker
9 4 (2.72%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (2.72%) NFS
9 4 (2.72%) VMware Server
10 3 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (1.36%) MetaFrame
11 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.36%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.68%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (20.41%) Puppet
2 25 (17.01%) SCCM
3 19 (12.93%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (9.52%) Ansible
5 13 (8.84%) WSUS
6 7 (4.76%) Kibana
6 7 (4.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 7 (4.76%) WMI
7 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (3.40%) Packer
7 5 (3.40%) Terraform
8 3 (2.04%) Control-M
8 3 (2.04%) EdgeSight
8 3 (2.04%) SCOM
9 2 (1.36%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.36%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.36%) Rundeck
9 2 (1.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.68%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.68%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 75 (51.02%) Microsoft
2 69 (46.94%) VMware
3 31 (21.09%) Red Hat
4 27 (18.37%) Citrix
5 26 (17.69%) Cisco
6 14 (9.52%) HP
7 8 (5.44%) Dell
8 7 (4.76%) Qualys
8 7 (4.76%) ServiceNow
9 6 (4.08%) EMC
9 6 (4.08%) NetApp
10 5 (3.40%) New Relic
11 4 (2.72%) Symantec
12 3 (2.04%) Avaya
12 3 (2.04%) BMC
12 3 (2.04%) F5
12 3 (2.04%) Google
12 3 (2.04%) Oracle
13 2 (1.36%) IBM
13 2 (1.36%) Meraki
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