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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Engineer
Rank 794 842 884
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Engineer 105 135 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 104 119 106
Median salary £47,500 £40,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.28% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £33,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.35% -11.30%

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
92868 105229 112076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 78150 87307 90374
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 2016 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 28 August 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 +40 103 £47,500 +5.55% 15
London +27 57 £50,000 -9.09% 5
South East +20 21 £50,000 +29.87% 3
Reading +15 9 £70,000 +83.00%
South West +14 9 £52,500 +50.00% 3
Berkshire +13 9 £70,000 +83.00% 1
Oxfordshire +2 9 £35,000 -6.66% 1
City of London +58 8 £62,500 +47.05%
Cambridge +9 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 8 £35,000 -12.50% 2
East of England +7 8 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Gloucestershire - 5 £52,500 - 1
Gloucester - 4 £52,500 -
Faringdon - 4 £35,000 -
Wiltshire +16 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Hounslow +8 3 £50,000 -
Southampton - 3 £29,000 -
Chippenham - 3 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £29,000 -
Abingdon - 3 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +30 2 £42,500 -10.52% 2
North West +17 2 £42,500 +28.78%
South Yorkshire +10 2 £42,500 +21.42% 1
East Midlands +9 2 £32,750 -17.08%
West Midlands -6 2 £36,750 +59.78%
Oxford -7 2 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Doncaster - 2 £42,500 - 1
Nottingham - 2 £32,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £32,750 -
Halesowen - 2 £36,750 -

Windows Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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.

1 170 (100.00%) Windows
2 121 (71.18%) Windows Server
3 86 (50.59%) VMware
4 84 (49.41%) Linux
5 81 (47.65%) Microsoft
6 75 (44.12%) Active Directory
7 64 (37.65%) PowerShell
8 61 (35.88%) VMware Infrastructure
9 60 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 60 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 57 (33.53%) Finance
11 54 (31.76%) Red Hat
12 52 (30.59%) Cisco
12 52 (30.59%) Hyper-V
13 48 (28.24%) SQL Server
14 46 (27.06%) SQL
14 46 (27.06%) Firewall
14 46 (27.06%) Bash Shell
15 44 (25.88%) Python
16 43 (25.29%) DNS
17 41 (24.12%) DHCP
17 41 (24.12%) IIS
18 39 (22.94%) ITIL
19 38 (22.35%) Perl
20 37 (21.76%) TCP/IP
20 37 (21.76%) DevOps
21 34 (20.00%) Data Centre
22 31 (18.24%) vSphere
22 31 (18.24%) MS Exchange
22 31 (18.24%) SCCM

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 41 (24.12%) IIS
2 31 (18.24%) MS Exchange
3 21 (12.35%) Apache
4 20 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 20 (11.76%) Tomcat
5 14 (8.24%) Confluence
6 12 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (3.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (11.76%) Office 365
3 18 (10.59%) OpenShift
3 18 (10.59%) SaaS
4 13 (7.65%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.18%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.59%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.59%) Route 53
7 1 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (27.06%) Firewall
2 43 (25.29%) DNS
3 41 (24.12%) DHCP
4 37 (21.76%) TCP/IP
5 24 (14.12%) VPN
6 22 (12.94%) SAN
7 16 (9.41%) LAN
8 15 (8.82%) WAN
9 9 (5.29%) VoIP
10 8 (4.71%) Internet
11 5 (2.94%) IPv4
11 5 (2.94%) IPv6
12 4 (2.35%) NAS
12 4 (2.35%) Network Security
12 4 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (2.35%) Reverse Proxy
12 4 (2.35%) VLAN
13 3 (1.76%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (1.76%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (1.76%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.59%) MySQL
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (12.94%) Jenkins
2 19 (11.18%) TeamCity
3 18 (10.59%) JIRA
4 3 (1.76%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.59%) Subversion
5 1 (0.59%) WinDbg
General
1 57 (33.53%) Finance
2 22 (12.94%) Banking
3 11 (6.47%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.29%) Financial Institution
5 7 (4.12%) Retail
6 5 (2.94%) Games
7 2 (1.18%) Marketing
8 1 (0.59%) Advertising
8 1 (0.59%) Automotive
8 1 (0.59%) French Language
8 1 (0.59%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Law
8 1 (0.59%) Legal
8 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.59%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.06%) Web Services
2 17 (10.00%) JSON
2 17 (10.00%) SOAP
3 2 (1.18%) .NET
3 2 (1.18%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.59%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.59%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.65%) Driving Licence
3 7 (4.12%) Blackberry
3 7 (4.12%) Private Cloud
4 6 (3.53%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.35%) Clustering
5 4 (2.35%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.35%) iPad
6 3 (1.76%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.18%) EPoS
7 2 (1.18%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.18%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.18%) Replication
8 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.59%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.59%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 170 (100.00%) Windows
2 121 (71.18%) Windows Server
3 84 (49.41%) Linux
4 60 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 60 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (17.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (13.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (9.41%) Windows 10
8 10 (5.88%) Ubuntu
8 10 (5.88%) Unix
8 10 (5.88%) Windows 7
9 6 (3.53%) CentOS
10 4 (2.35%) Fedora
10 4 (2.35%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.76%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.76%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.18%) AIX
13 1 (0.59%) Debian
13 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (22.94%) ITIL
2 37 (21.76%) DevOps
3 21 (12.35%) Capacity Planning
4 15 (8.82%) Web Operations
5 14 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (8.24%) Systems Analysis
6 10 (5.88%) High Availability
7 9 (5.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (4.12%) Virtual Environments
9 6 (3.53%) BCP
9 6 (3.53%) Business Continuity
9 6 (3.53%) Business Continuity Planning
9 6 (3.53%) Configuration Management
9 6 (3.53%) E-Commerce
9 6 (3.53%) Load Balancing
9 6 (3.53%) Problem Management
10 5 (2.94%) OO
10 5 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 64 (37.65%) PowerShell
2 46 (27.06%) Bash Shell
2 46 (27.06%) SQL
3 44 (25.88%) Python
4 38 (22.35%) Perl
5 23 (13.53%) Ruby
6 21 (12.35%) Java
7 16 (9.41%) Bourne shell
7 16 (9.41%) C++
7 16 (9.41%) Korn
8 12 (7.06%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.76%) JCL
10 1 (0.59%) C#
10 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (12.35%) ITIL Certification
2 18 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (10.00%) MCSE
4 10 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (4.71%) CCNA
5 8 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (4.71%) RHCSA
6 7 (4.12%) Degree
7 6 (3.53%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.53%) Security Cleared
8 4 (2.35%) VCP6
9 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.59%) CCA
10 1 (0.59%) CCAA
10 1 (0.59%) CCEA
10 1 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.59%) MCITP
10 1 (0.59%) MCP
10 1 (0.59%) RHCE
10 1 (0.59%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.00%) HIPAA
1 17 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (3.53%) SLA
3 3 (1.76%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.76%) QA
4 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 61 (35.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (30.59%) Hyper-V
4 31 (18.24%) vSphere
5 28 (16.47%) VMware ESX
6 10 (5.88%) XenApp
7 6 (3.53%) MetaFrame
8 5 (2.94%) Firmware
9 3 (1.76%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.76%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.76%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.59%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.59%) VMFS
10 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.59%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (18.24%) SCCM
2 23 (13.53%) Puppet
3 21 (12.35%) WSUS
4 18 (10.59%) Ansible
4 18 (10.59%) Nagios
4 18 (10.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 17 (10.00%) Kibana
5 17 (10.00%) WMI
6 16 (9.41%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (2.94%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.18%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.18%) Perfmon
9 2 (1.18%) Rundeck
9 2 (1.18%) SCOM
9 2 (1.18%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.59%) Cacti
10 1 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.59%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.59%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 86 (50.59%) VMware
2 81 (47.65%) Microsoft
3 54 (31.76%) Red Hat
4 52 (30.59%) Cisco
5 26 (15.29%) Citrix
6 24 (14.12%) NetApp
7 21 (12.35%) EMC
8 18 (10.59%) Qualys
9 17 (10.00%) ServiceNow
10 15 (8.82%) HP
11 12 (7.06%) Atlassian
12 9 (5.29%) Dell
13 5 (2.94%) IBM
14 4 (2.35%) Meraki
14 4 (2.35%) SunGard
14 4 (2.35%) Veeam
15 3 (1.76%) CA
15 3 (1.76%) Oracle
16 2 (1.18%) Juniper
16 2 (1.18%) Symantec
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