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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Engineer
Rank 821 835 859
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Engineer 91 140 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87 129 120
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £32,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +13 88 £50,000 +17.64% 12
London +22 50 £52,500 +0.96% 2
South East +17 15 £55,000 +43.79% 2
City of London +49 8 £70,000 +69.69%
Berkshire +15 8 £70,000 +55.55%
South West +4 8 £48,750 +39.28% 2
Reading +26 7 £70,000 +55.55%
Yorkshire +30 5 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Oxfordshire +9 5 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Gloucestershire - 4 £52,500 - 1
Gloucester - 4 £52,500 - 1
East of England +19 3 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Cambridgeshire +10 3 £35,000 +16.66% 1
North West +8 3 £42,500 -
Wiltshire +5 3 £35,000 - 1
Cambridge +4 3 £35,000 +16.66% 1
West Midlands -8 3 £37,500 +63.04% 2
Chippenham - 3 £35,000 - 1
South Yorkshire +9 2 £42,500 +21.42%
Hounslow +8 2 £51,500 -
Surrey +7 2 £55,000 +57.14%
Oxford +6 2 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Merseyside -22 2 £45,000 -
Liverpool -24 2 £45,000 -
Faringdon - 2 £35,000 -
Halesowen - 2 £36,750 -
Doncaster - 2 £42,500 -
East Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £80,000 -
Hull - 2 - - 1

Windows Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 177 (100.00%) Windows
2 124 (70.06%) Windows Server
3 89 (50.28%) Linux
4 88 (49.72%) VMware
5 87 (49.15%) Microsoft
6 76 (42.94%) Active Directory
7 67 (37.85%) PowerShell
8 65 (36.72%) VMware Infrastructure
9 57 (32.20%) Finance
9 57 (32.20%) Hyper-V
9 57 (32.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 56 (31.64%) Cisco
11 54 (30.51%) Windows Server 2008
12 53 (29.94%) Red Hat
13 47 (26.55%) DNS
14 46 (25.99%) SQL
15 45 (25.42%) Bash Shell
15 45 (25.42%) DHCP
16 44 (24.86%) Python
16 44 (24.86%) Firewall
17 41 (23.16%) SQL Server
17 41 (23.16%) IIS
17 41 (23.16%) ITIL
18 39 (22.03%) TCP/IP
18 39 (22.03%) Data Centre
19 37 (20.90%) DevOps
19 37 (20.90%) Perl
20 31 (17.51%) MS Exchange
21 30 (16.95%) Web Services
21 30 (16.95%) 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 (23.16%) IIS
2 31 (17.51%) MS Exchange
3 22 (12.43%) Apache
3 22 (12.43%) SharePoint
4 19 (10.73%) Tomcat
5 13 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (4.52%) Confluence
9 6 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.69%) Skype for Business
11 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 20 (11.30%) MS Excel
2 18 (10.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (11.86%) Office 365
3 19 (10.73%) SaaS
4 18 (10.17%) OpenShift
5 14 (7.91%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (1.13%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.56%) IaaS
8 1 (0.56%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.56%) Route 53
8 1 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 47 (26.55%) DNS
2 45 (25.42%) DHCP
3 44 (24.86%) Firewall
4 39 (22.03%) TCP/IP
5 27 (15.25%) VPN
6 25 (14.12%) SAN
7 16 (9.04%) LAN
8 15 (8.47%) WAN
9 11 (6.21%) Internet
10 10 (5.65%) VoIP
11 6 (3.39%) NAS
11 6 (3.39%) VLAN
12 5 (2.82%) IPv4
12 5 (2.82%) IPv6
13 4 (2.26%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (2.26%) FTP
13 4 (2.26%) iSCSI
13 4 (2.26%) Network Security
13 4 (2.26%) Remote Desktop
14 3 (1.69%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (23.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.56%) MySQL
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (13.56%) Jenkins
2 19 (10.73%) TeamCity
3 17 (9.60%) JIRA
4 3 (1.69%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 57 (32.20%) Finance
2 21 (11.86%) Banking
3 10 (5.65%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.52%) Financial Institution
4 8 (4.52%) Retail
5 5 (2.82%) Games
6 2 (1.13%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Advertising
7 1 (0.56%) Automotive
7 1 (0.56%) French Language
7 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.95%) Web Services
2 17 (9.60%) JSON
2 17 (9.60%) SOAP
3 2 (1.13%) .NET
3 2 (1.13%) Middleware
3 2 (1.13%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.56%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.56%) ELK Stack
4 1 (0.56%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 39 (22.03%) Data Centre
2 16 (9.04%) Driving Licence
3 9 (5.08%) Hedge funds
4 7 (3.95%) Blackberry
4 7 (3.95%) Private Cloud
5 5 (2.82%) Clustering
5 5 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.26%) iPad
6 4 (2.26%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.69%) EFT
8 2 (1.13%) EPoS
8 2 (1.13%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.13%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.13%) Replication
9 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.56%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.56%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 177 (100.00%) Windows
2 124 (70.06%) Windows Server
3 89 (50.28%) Linux
4 57 (32.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (30.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (15.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (9.60%) Windows 10
9 15 (8.47%) Ubuntu
10 14 (7.91%) Unix
11 11 (6.21%) CentOS
12 10 (5.65%) Windows 7
13 9 (5.08%) Fedora
14 5 (2.82%) Windows 8
15 3 (1.69%) Mac OS X
15 3 (1.69%) Windows XP
16 2 (1.13%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.56%) Android
17 1 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.16%) ITIL
2 37 (20.90%) DevOps
3 22 (12.43%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (6.21%) High Availability
5 10 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (5.08%) Web Operations
7 8 (4.52%) Configuration Management
7 8 (4.52%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (3.95%) Business Continuity
8 7 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (3.95%) E-Commerce
8 7 (3.95%) Problem Management
8 7 (3.95%) Virtual Environments
9 6 (3.39%) BCP
9 6 (3.39%) Business Continuity Planning
9 6 (3.39%) Load Balancing
10 5 (2.82%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (2.82%) OO
10 5 (2.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 67 (37.85%) PowerShell
2 46 (25.99%) SQL
3 45 (25.42%) Bash Shell
4 44 (24.86%) Python
5 37 (20.90%) Perl
6 24 (13.56%) Ruby
7 22 (12.43%) Java
8 17 (9.60%) Bourne shell
8 17 (9.60%) C++
8 17 (9.60%) Korn
9 16 (9.04%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.26%) JCL
11 1 (0.56%) C#
11 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (12.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (11.30%) ITIL Certification
2 20 (11.30%) MCSE
3 9 (5.08%) CCNA
3 9 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (5.08%) Degree
3 9 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (4.52%) RHCSA
5 7 (3.95%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.95%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.26%) MCP
6 4 (2.26%) VCP6
7 3 (1.69%) MCSA
8 2 (1.13%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.56%) CCA
9 1 (0.56%) CCEA
9 1 (0.56%) HNC
9 1 (0.56%) HND
9 1 (0.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.60%) HIPAA
1 17 (9.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.26%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.26%) SLA
3 3 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 76 (42.94%) Active Directory
2 65 (36.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (32.20%) Hyper-V
4 29 (16.38%) VMware ESX
5 28 (15.82%) vSphere
6 9 (5.08%) XenApp
7 6 (3.39%) MetaFrame
8 5 (2.82%) Firmware
9 4 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.69%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.13%) NFS
11 2 (1.13%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.56%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.56%) VMFS
12 1 (0.56%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (16.95%) SCCM
2 24 (13.56%) Puppet
3 23 (12.99%) WSUS
4 18 (10.17%) Ansible
4 18 (10.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 17 (9.60%) Kibana
5 17 (9.60%) WMI
6 14 (7.91%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (6.78%) Nagios
8 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (2.26%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.69%) PowerCLI
9 3 (1.69%) SCOM
9 3 (1.69%) SCVMM
10 2 (1.13%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.13%) Control-M
10 2 (1.13%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.56%) SnapMirror
11 1 (0.56%) SnapVault
11 1 (0.56%) vMotion
Vendors
1 88 (49.72%) VMware
2 87 (49.15%) Microsoft
3 56 (31.64%) Cisco
4 53 (29.94%) Red Hat
5 23 (12.99%) Citrix
5 23 (12.99%) NetApp
6 20 (11.30%) EMC
7 18 (10.17%) Qualys
8 17 (9.60%) HP
8 17 (9.60%) ServiceNow
9 9 (5.08%) Dell
10 8 (4.52%) Atlassian
11 5 (2.82%) IBM
12 4 (2.26%) Oracle
12 4 (2.26%) SunGard
12 4 (2.26%) Veeam
13 3 (1.69%) CA
13 3 (1.69%) Capita
13 3 (1.69%) Meraki
14 2 (1.13%) Google
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: up to £28,000 + Pension & Private Medical
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