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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows System Engineer
Rank 842 842 842
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Engineer 33 36 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.034% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.036% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 23 34 26
Average salary £45,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.82% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+50.73% +4.61%

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
100852 100814 101486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.48% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83020 81115 85647
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £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 4 March 2015 within the UK.

Windows Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Systems Engineer
Top 11 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 4 March 2015. 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 0 33 £45,500 +33.82% 7
London +43 27 £40,000 -21.18% 4
South East -18 4 £58,750 +51.61% 2
Berkshire - 4 £58,750 - 1
City of London +10 3 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Slough - 3 £65,000 - 1
Manchester +5 2 £43,000 +32.30% 1
North West -7 2 £43,000 +31.29% 1
Rochdale - 2 £43,000 - 1
Reading - 1 £52,500 -
Ealing - 1 £52,500 -

Windows Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (67.53%) Active Directory
3 48 (62.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (59.74%) VMware
5 39 (50.65%) Microsoft
6 37 (48.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (42.86%) MS Exchange
8 30 (38.96%) PowerShell
9 29 (37.66%) VMware Infrastructure
10 26 (33.77%) SQL Server
10 26 (33.77%) DNS
10 26 (33.77%) SAN
11 22 (28.57%) Firewall
12 21 (27.27%) Finance
12 21 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
13 19 (24.68%) TCP/IP
13 19 (24.68%) Citrix
14 18 (23.38%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (23.38%) Exchange Server 2013
14 18 (23.38%) SCOM
15 17 (22.08%) SCCM
16 16 (20.78%) SQL
17 15 (19.48%) IIS
17 15 (19.48%) Linux
18 14 (18.18%) VPN
18 14 (18.18%) XenApp
19 13 (16.88%) Exchange Server 2007
19 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003
20 12 (15.58%) LAN
20 12 (15.58%) WAN

Windows Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 33 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 21 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (23.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (19.48%) IIS
5 13 (16.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
6 6 (7.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.90%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (2.60%) Lync
10 1 (1.30%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.69%) Office 365
1 9 (11.69%) SaaS
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (33.77%) DNS
1 26 (33.77%) SAN
2 22 (28.57%) Firewall
3 19 (24.68%) TCP/IP
4 14 (18.18%) VPN
5 12 (15.58%) LAN
5 12 (15.58%) WAN
5 12 (15.58%) DHCP
6 7 (9.09%) LDAP
6 7 (9.09%) HTTP
7 6 (7.79%) SMTP
7 6 (7.79%) NAS
8 3 (3.90%) NetScaler
8 3 (3.90%) NetScreen
8 3 (3.90%) VoIP
8 3 (3.90%) FTP
9 2 (2.60%) Internet
9 2 (2.60%) DSL
9 2 (2.60%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (33.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) MySQL
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 21 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.69%) .NET
2 5 (6.49%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.90%) LAMP
4 2 (2.60%) WSH
4 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.60%) Web Services
4 2 (2.60%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Hedge funds
2 6 (7.79%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.49%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.90%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.90%) Clustering
5 2 (2.60%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.60%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.60%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (62.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (48.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (19.48%) Linux
5 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (7.79%) Windows 7
6 6 (7.79%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.90%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (3.90%) Windows Vista
7 3 (3.90%) UNIX
7 3 (3.90%) Windows 2000
7 3 (3.90%) Windows NT
8 2 (2.60%) Android
9 1 (1.30%) Solaris
9 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.29%) ITIL
2 8 (10.39%) Configuration Management
2 8 (10.39%) DevOps
3 7 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 5 (6.49%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (6.49%) Project Management
4 5 (6.49%) Identity Management
4 5 (6.49%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.19%) Change Management
5 4 (5.19%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.90%) Workflow
7 2 (2.60%) Scrum
7 2 (2.60%) Migration
7 2 (2.60%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.60%) Kanban
7 2 (2.60%) Change Control
8 1 (1.30%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.30%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.96%) PowerShell
2 16 (20.78%) SQL
3 6 (7.79%) PHP
4 4 (5.19%) Perl
5 3 (3.90%) Java
5 3 (3.90%) Python
6 2 (2.60%) VBScript
6 2 (2.60%) VB
7 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (23.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (12.99%) Degree
3 8 (10.39%) MCSE
4 7 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (7.79%) MCITP
6 5 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (6.49%) PMP
6 5 (6.49%) PMI Certification
6 5 (6.49%) CCNA
7 1 (1.30%) CCA
7 1 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (67.53%) Active Directory
2 29 (37.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (18.18%) XenApp
4 11 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 6 (7.79%) vSphere
7 5 (6.49%) VMware ESX
8 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (3.90%) KVM
8 3 (3.90%) ISA Server
8 3 (3.90%) Terminal Services
9 2 (2.60%) MetaFrame
9 2 (2.60%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.60%) XenServer
10 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (23.38%) SCOM
2 17 (22.08%) SCCM
3 5 (6.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.19%) Puppet
5 3 (3.90%) BladeLogic
5 3 (3.90%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.60%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.30%) WMI
7 1 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 46 (59.74%) VMware
2 39 (50.65%) Microsoft
3 19 (24.68%) Citrix
4 9 (11.69%) HP
5 6 (7.79%) Cisco
5 6 (7.79%) NetApp
6 5 (6.49%) Oracle
7 3 (3.90%) Sophos
7 3 (3.90%) Symantec
7 3 (3.90%) Websense
7 3 (3.90%) EMC
7 3 (3.90%) Intel
8 2 (2.60%) Avaya
8 2 (2.60%) Veritas
8 2 (2.60%) Apple
8 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.60%) AppSense
8 2 (2.60%) Altiris
8 2 (2.60%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.60%) WatchGuard
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