The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Systems 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 Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows System Engineer
Rank 859 834 875
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Engineer 45 72 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.066% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.069% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 40 58 35
Average salary £38,436 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,200 £51,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £36,750 £34,750
% change year-on-year
-8.84% +5.75%

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
106613 103834 110631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.68% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 88722 84404 95272
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,430 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Windows Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Systems Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 December 2014 within the UK.

Windows Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Systems Engineer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Systems Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 December 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
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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 -20 45 £38,436 +9.81% 4
London +31 28 £38,436 +9.81% 4
South East -16 10 £38,500 -18.94%
Buckinghamshire - 9 £38,500 -
Milton Keynes - 7 £38,500 -
Leeds -8 4 £33,500 +36.73%
West Yorkshire -12 4 £33,500 +36.73%
Yorkshire -21 4 £33,500 +36.73%
Warwickshire -4 3 £30,000 -16.66%
West Midlands -10 3 £30,000 -16.66%
City of London - 3 £48,750 -
Rugby - 3 £30,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 £30,000 -
Southampton +10 1 £33,500 +31.37%
Hampshire -20 1 £33,500 +31.37%
Hayes - 1 £42,500 -

Windows Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Windows Systems 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 Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (65.79%) Active Directory
2 50 (65.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (53.95%) Microsoft
4 39 (51.32%) MS Exchange
4 39 (51.32%) VMware
5 37 (48.68%) DNS
6 34 (44.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (40.79%) SQL Server
8 30 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2010
9 28 (36.84%) Finance
10 25 (32.89%) Linux
11 24 (31.58%) TCP/IP
12 23 (30.26%) SCCM
13 22 (28.95%) SCOM
13 22 (28.95%) PowerShell
14 21 (27.63%) DHCP
15 20 (26.32%) SAN
15 20 (26.32%) Firewall
16 19 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
18 17 (22.37%) Exchange Server 2007
19 15 (19.74%) SQL
19 15 (19.74%) IIS
19 15 (19.74%) Citrix
19 15 (19.74%) Hedge funds
20 14 (18.42%) SQL Server 2005
21 13 (17.11%) LAN
21 13 (17.11%) WAN
21 13 (17.11%) Microsoft Certification

Windows Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Windows Systems 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 Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (51.32%) MS Exchange
2 30 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (22.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (19.74%) IIS
5 13 (17.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (10.53%) SharePoint
6 8 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (6.58%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (6.58%) Apache
9 4 (5.26%) GlassFish
10 3 (3.95%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (3.95%) Tomcat
11 1 (1.32%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) Office 365
2 2 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (48.68%) DNS
2 24 (31.58%) TCP/IP
3 21 (27.63%) DHCP
4 20 (26.32%) SAN
4 20 (26.32%) Firewall
5 13 (17.11%) LAN
5 13 (17.11%) WAN
6 12 (15.79%) VPN
7 8 (10.53%) LDAP
8 7 (9.21%) SMTP
8 7 (9.21%) HTTP
9 4 (5.26%) NAS
10 3 (3.95%) DSL
10 3 (3.95%) NetScreen
10 3 (3.95%) VoIP
11 2 (2.63%) FTP
11 2 (2.63%) SSH
11 2 (2.63%) Internet
11 2 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (2.63%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (40.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (11.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.58%) MySQL
5 4 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 28 (36.84%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) .NET
2 5 (6.58%) .NET Framework
2 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.26%) J2EE
4 3 (3.95%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (3.95%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (3.95%) LAMP
4 3 (3.95%) WSH
5 1 (1.32%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Hedge funds
2 8 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.95%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.95%) Clustering
5 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.32%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.32%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (65.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (44.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (32.89%) Linux
5 18 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (10.53%) UNIX
7 5 (6.58%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.58%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.26%) Windows Vista
9 3 (3.95%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (3.95%) Windows NT
9 3 (3.95%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.63%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.63%) Solaris
10 2 (2.63%) Android
11 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.47%) CRM
2 8 (10.53%) Configuration Management
3 7 (9.21%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (9.21%) ITIL
4 6 (7.89%) DevOps
5 5 (6.58%) Investment Management
5 5 (6.58%) Project Management
5 5 (6.58%) Identity Management
5 5 (6.58%) Migration
5 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.26%) Change Management
6 4 (5.26%) Kanban
6 4 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (5.26%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.95%) Workflow
8 2 (2.63%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.63%) Service Management
8 2 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) PowerShell
2 15 (19.74%) SQL
3 6 (7.89%) Java
4 5 (6.58%) PHP
5 2 (2.63%) VBScript
5 2 (2.63%) VB
5 2 (2.63%) Perl
6 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (17.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (11.84%) Degree
3 8 (10.53%) MCSE
4 5 (6.58%) PMP
4 5 (6.58%) PMI Certification
5 4 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.26%) CCNA
5 4 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.95%) MCITP
7 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (65.79%) Active Directory
2 19 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (15.79%) XenApp
4 11 (14.47%) vSphere
5 9 (11.84%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (10.53%) VMware ESX
7 7 (9.21%) Hyper-V
8 4 (5.26%) MetaFrame
9 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (3.95%) KVM
9 3 (3.95%) Terminal Services
9 3 (3.95%) ISA Server
10 2 (2.63%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.32%) XenServer
11 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 23 (30.26%) SCCM
2 22 (28.95%) SCOM
3 7 (9.21%) NetBackup
4 6 (7.89%) HP SIM
5 5 (6.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (6.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (6.58%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (3.95%) BladeLogic
7 2 (2.63%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.63%) Netcool
8 1 (1.32%) WMI
8 1 (1.32%) Nagios
8 1 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (53.95%) Microsoft
2 39 (51.32%) VMware
3 15 (19.74%) Citrix
4 12 (15.79%) HP
5 11 (14.47%) NetApp
6 9 (11.84%) Oracle
7 7 (9.21%) Symantec
7 7 (9.21%) Sophos
8 6 (7.89%) Cisco
9 5 (6.58%) CA
10 3 (3.95%) Websense
10 3 (3.95%) Avaya
10 3 (3.95%) EMC
10 3 (3.95%) Intel
11 2 (2.63%) Dell
12 1 (1.32%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.32%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.32%) IronPort
12 1 (1.32%) Reuters
12 1 (1.32%) Bloomberg
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