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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Engineer
Rank 846 840 854
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Engineer 86 138 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 79 122 129
Median salary £45,000 £39,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £59,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.85%

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
94522 107194 114726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79692 88358 93874
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -3 83 £45,000 +12.50% 12
London -9 42 £50,000 +8.69% 3
South East +31 25 £35,500 -5.33% 1
Berkshire +28 13 £70,000 +75.00%
Oxfordshire 0 7 £35,000 -
East of England +24 6 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Reading +22 6 £70,000 +93.10%
Cambridge +10 6 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Cambridgeshire +2 6 £35,000 -12.50% 1
South West +24 5 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Hampshire +4 5 £29,000 +10.47%
City of London +55 4 £47,000 +74.07%
Southampton - 3 £29,000 -
Faringdon - 3 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +17 2 £36,000 +2.85%
East Midlands +13 2 £32,750 -17.08%
Scotland +10 2 £47,500 +69.64%
Edinburgh +7 2 £47,500 +69.64%
Portsmouth - 2 £32,750 -
Oxford - 2 £50,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £32,750 -
Chippenham - 2 £45,000 - 1
Bristol - 2 £55,000 -
Abingdon - 2 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £32,750 -
Wiltshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
North West +29 1 £40,000 +21.21% 2
Leeds +16 1 - -
Hounslow +8 1 £50,000 -
Maidenhead +1 1 £45,000 -18.18%

Windows Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 163 (100.00%) Windows
2 122 (74.85%) Windows Server
3 78 (47.85%) Linux
4 75 (46.01%) VMware
5 74 (45.40%) Active Directory
6 71 (43.56%) Microsoft
7 65 (39.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 53 (32.52%) PowerShell
9 52 (31.90%) SQL Server
10 51 (31.29%) SQL
11 50 (30.67%) IIS
11 50 (30.67%) Finance
12 49 (30.06%) Windows Server 2012
13 47 (28.83%) Red Hat
14 45 (27.61%) VMware Infrastructure
15 42 (25.77%) Firewall
16 40 (24.54%) Cisco
17 39 (23.93%) DNS
17 39 (23.93%) Bash Shell
18 38 (23.31%) DevOps
19 36 (22.09%) Python
19 36 (22.09%) ITIL
20 35 (21.47%) Hyper-V
21 33 (20.25%) Perl
22 29 (17.79%) MS Exchange
22 29 (17.79%) Citrix
22 29 (17.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 29 (17.79%) Data Centre
23 28 (17.18%) Puppet
23 28 (17.18%) Banking

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 50 (30.67%) IIS
2 29 (17.79%) MS Exchange
3 26 (15.95%) Tomcat
4 25 (15.34%) Apache
5 22 (13.50%) Confluence
6 18 (11.04%) SharePoint
7 14 (8.59%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (6.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (2.45%) Skype for Business
11 3 (1.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (1.23%) JBoss
12 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (15.95%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Cognos Planning
1 2 (1.23%) ResourceLink
1 2 (1.23%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.50%) Office 365
2 21 (12.88%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.91%) OpenShift
3 8 (4.91%) SaaS
4 7 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.23%) IaaS
6 1 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.61%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.61%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.61%) Route 53
6 1 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (25.77%) Firewall
2 39 (23.93%) DNS
3 27 (16.56%) DHCP
3 27 (16.56%) TCP/IP
4 19 (11.66%) SAN
5 17 (10.43%) VPN
6 16 (9.82%) LAN
7 15 (9.20%) WAN
8 9 (5.52%) Internet
9 8 (4.91%) FTP
10 7 (4.29%) VoIP
11 6 (3.68%) IPv4
11 6 (3.68%) IPv6
11 6 (3.68%) Reverse Proxy
12 5 (3.07%) NAS
13 4 (2.45%) HTTP
13 4 (2.45%) Remote Desktop
14 3 (1.84%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (1.84%) iSCSI
14 3 (1.84%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (31.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.23%) Cognos Impromptu
4 2 (1.23%) MySQL
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (13.50%) JIRA
2 18 (11.04%) Jenkins
3 15 (9.20%) TeamCity
4 6 (3.68%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.84%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.61%) Subversion
6 1 (0.61%) WinDbg
General
1 50 (30.67%) Finance
2 28 (17.18%) Banking
3 6 (3.68%) Games
4 5 (3.07%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.07%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.84%) Marketing
6 2 (1.23%) Law
6 2 (1.23%) Retail
7 1 (0.61%) Advertising
7 1 (0.61%) Automotive
7 1 (0.61%) Back Office
7 1 (0.61%) French Language
7 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Legal
7 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.27%) Web Services
2 7 (4.29%) JSON
2 7 (4.29%) SOAP
3 6 (3.68%) .NET
4 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.23%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.61%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.61%) ELK Stack
5 1 (0.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.79%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.75%) Driving Licence
3 7 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.07%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.45%) Clustering
5 4 (2.45%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.84%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.84%) PKI
7 2 (1.23%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.23%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.23%) NHS
7 2 (1.23%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.23%) Replication
7 2 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.61%) iPhone
8 1 (0.61%) Podcast
8 1 (0.61%) Statistics
8 1 (0.61%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 163 (100.00%) Windows
2 122 (74.85%) Windows Server
3 78 (47.85%) Linux
4 65 (39.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (30.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (17.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (12.27%) Windows 7
8 11 (6.75%) Windows 10
8 11 (6.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (6.13%) Unix
10 7 (4.29%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.45%) CentOS
11 4 (2.45%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.84%) Solaris
12 3 (1.84%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.23%) AIX
13 2 (1.23%) Android
13 2 (1.23%) CatOS
13 2 (1.23%) Debian
14 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.31%) DevOps
2 36 (22.09%) ITIL
3 26 (15.95%) Web Operations
4 22 (13.50%) Systems Analysis
5 16 (9.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (8.59%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (7.36%) High Availability
8 11 (6.75%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (6.13%) Migration
10 7 (4.29%) Configuration Management
10 7 (4.29%) Incident Management
10 7 (4.29%) Problem Management
11 6 (3.68%) Load Balancing
12 5 (3.07%) Desktop Virtualisation
12 5 (3.07%) Project Management
12 5 (3.07%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (3.07%) Virtual Environments
13 4 (2.45%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (2.45%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (2.45%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 53 (32.52%) PowerShell
2 51 (31.29%) SQL
3 39 (23.93%) Bash Shell
4 36 (22.09%) Python
5 33 (20.25%) Perl
6 17 (10.43%) Ruby
7 14 (8.59%) Java
8 12 (7.36%) Bourne shell
8 12 (7.36%) C++
8 12 (7.36%) Korn
9 4 (2.45%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.84%) C#
11 2 (1.23%) VBScript
12 1 (0.61%) JCL
12 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (9.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (9.20%) MCSE
3 12 (7.36%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (6.13%) Degree
5 5 (3.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.45%) CCNA
6 4 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.45%) MCITP
6 4 (2.45%) RHCSA
7 3 (1.84%) MCSA
8 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.23%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.61%) CCA
9 1 (0.61%) CCAA
9 1 (0.61%) CCEA
9 1 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.61%) MCP
9 1 (0.61%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (4.29%) HIPAA
3 6 (3.68%) SLA
4 4 (2.45%) QA
5 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 74 (45.40%) Active Directory
2 45 (27.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (21.47%) Hyper-V
4 23 (14.11%) vSphere
5 18 (11.04%) VMware ESX
6 9 (5.52%) XenApp
7 6 (3.68%) Firmware
8 3 (1.84%) Docker
8 3 (1.84%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.84%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.23%) MetaFrame
9 2 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.61%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.61%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.61%) VMFS
10 1 (0.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (17.18%) Puppet
2 27 (16.56%) Nagios
2 27 (16.56%) SCCM
3 16 (9.82%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (8.59%) Ansible
5 12 (7.36%) WSUS
6 8 (4.91%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 7 (4.29%) Kibana
7 7 (4.29%) WMI
8 6 (3.68%) NetBackup
9 5 (3.07%) SCOM
10 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (1.23%) Perfmon
11 2 (1.23%) SCVMM
11 2 (1.23%) vRealize
11 2 (1.23%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.61%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.61%) Cacti
12 1 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.61%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 75 (46.01%) VMware
2 71 (43.56%) Microsoft
3 47 (28.83%) Red Hat
4 40 (24.54%) Cisco
5 29 (17.79%) Citrix
6 18 (11.04%) NetApp
7 15 (9.20%) EMC
8 12 (7.36%) Atlassian
8 12 (7.36%) HP
9 8 (4.91%) Qualys
10 7 (4.29%) ServiceNow
11 6 (3.68%) Veeam
12 5 (3.07%) Apple
13 4 (2.45%) Dell
13 4 (2.45%) Meraki
14 3 (1.84%) CA
14 3 (1.84%) IBM
14 3 (1.84%) Juniper
14 3 (1.84%) Oracle
14 3 (1.84%) SonicWALL
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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