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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Engineer
Rank 873 857 839
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Engineer 64 117 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 56 99 145
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,500 £54,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+26.76% +1.42%

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
98711 106520 115260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 82990 86917 93519
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -26 61 £44,000 +9.31% 8
London -11 43 £45,000 - 6
South East +8 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Berkshire +8 7 £60,000 +14.28%
City of London +36 6 £47,750 +76.85% 3
Scotland 0 3 £50,000 +78.57%
Edinburgh -3 3 £50,000 +78.57%
Reading +16 2 £60,000 +37.14%
Yorkshire +7 2 £36,000 +2.85%
Hampshire +5 2 £30,000 -16.66%
Portsmouth - 2 £30,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £32,909 -
West Yorkshire +13 1 - -
North West +11 1 £35,000 -18.60% 1
Maidenhead +9 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Oxford +9 1 £50,000 - 1
Surrey +4 1 £37,500 -28.57%
Manchester +3 1 £35,000 -18.60% 1
Leeds +2 1 - -
East of England 0 1 £45,000 +38.46%
South West -3 1 £28,000 -22.22%
Oxfordshire -3 1 £50,000 - 1
Devon - 1 £28,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £36,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £32,909 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Epsom - 1 £37,500 -
Bury - 1 £35,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 -
Derby - 1 £32,909 -

Windows Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 164 (100.00%) Windows
2 118 (71.95%) Windows Server
3 80 (48.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 74 (45.12%) Active Directory
5 68 (41.46%) VMware
6 66 (40.24%) Linux
7 60 (36.59%) Microsoft
8 54 (32.93%) SQL
8 54 (32.93%) IIS
9 49 (29.88%) Finance
10 47 (28.66%) PowerShell
11 45 (27.44%) SQL Server
12 43 (26.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 41 (25.00%) Red Hat
14 40 (24.39%) DNS
15 37 (22.56%) Python
16 35 (21.34%) Perl
17 34 (20.73%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (20.73%) Windows 7
18 33 (20.12%) DevOps
18 33 (20.12%) Banking
19 30 (18.29%) Bash Shell
20 29 (17.68%) Puppet
20 29 (17.68%) Web Operations
20 29 (17.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 29 (17.68%) Firewall
21 28 (17.07%) Nagios
21 28 (17.07%) Tomcat
21 28 (17.07%) TCP/IP
21 28 (17.07%) Cisco

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 54 (32.93%) IIS
2 28 (17.07%) Tomcat
3 27 (16.46%) Apache
4 26 (15.85%) Confluence
5 23 (14.02%) MS Exchange
6 16 (9.76%) SharePoint
7 11 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.22%) JBoss
10 2 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.22%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (15.85%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.49%) MS Office
3 5 (3.05%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.22%) Cognos Planning
2 2 (1.22%) ResourceLink
2 2 (1.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.98%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (9.76%) Office 365
3 8 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.22%) IaaS
4 2 (1.22%) SaaS
5 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.61%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 40 (24.39%) DNS
2 29 (17.68%) Firewall
3 28 (17.07%) TCP/IP
4 21 (12.80%) SAN
5 13 (7.93%) WAN
6 12 (7.32%) Internet
6 12 (7.32%) LAN
7 10 (6.10%) VPN
8 8 (4.88%) DHCP
8 8 (4.88%) FTP
9 7 (4.27%) HTTP
9 7 (4.27%) IPv6
10 6 (3.66%) Reverse Proxy
11 5 (3.05%) NAS
11 5 (3.05%) SMTP
12 4 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (2.44%) IPv4
12 4 (2.44%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (1.83%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (1.83%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (27.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.22%) Cognos Impromptu
3 2 (1.22%) MySQL
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (15.85%) JIRA
2 14 (8.54%) Jenkins
3 11 (6.71%) TeamCity
4 4 (2.44%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.61%) WinDbg
General
1 49 (29.88%) Finance
2 33 (20.12%) Banking
3 4 (2.44%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.44%) Games
4 3 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.22%) Law
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Automotive
6 1 (0.61%) Back Office
6 1 (0.61%) French Language
6 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Legal
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Marketing
6 1 (0.61%) Publishing
6 1 (0.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.71%) Web Services
2 9 (5.49%) .NET
3 2 (1.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.22%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.61%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.61%) LAMP
4 1 (0.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.66%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.05%) PKI
5 3 (1.83%) Clustering
5 3 (1.83%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.83%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.22%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.22%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.22%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.22%) NHS
7 1 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.61%) iPhone
7 1 (0.61%) Podcast
7 1 (0.61%) Replication
7 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.61%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 164 (100.00%) Windows
2 118 (71.95%) Windows Server
3 80 (48.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 66 (40.24%) Linux
5 43 (26.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (20.73%) Windows 7
7 29 (17.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (13.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (6.10%) Windows 8
10 8 (4.88%) Unix
11 7 (4.27%) Android
11 7 (4.27%) Debian
12 6 (3.66%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (3.05%) Mac OS
13 5 (3.05%) Solaris
14 4 (2.44%) CatOS
14 4 (2.44%) CentOS
14 4 (2.44%) Ubuntu
15 3 (1.83%) Windows XP
16 2 (1.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.12%) DevOps
2 29 (17.68%) Web Operations
3 27 (16.46%) Systems Analysis
4 25 (15.24%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (12.80%) ITIL
6 16 (9.76%) Migration
7 14 (8.54%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (7.32%) High Availability
8 12 (7.32%) Incident Management
9 8 (4.88%) Configuration Management
9 8 (4.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 8 (4.88%) Project Management
10 7 (4.27%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (4.27%) CRM
11 5 (3.05%) Load Balancing
11 5 (3.05%) Problem Management
11 5 (3.05%) Service Management
12 4 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (2.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 54 (32.93%) SQL
2 47 (28.66%) PowerShell
3 37 (22.56%) Python
4 35 (21.34%) Perl
5 30 (18.29%) Bash Shell
6 22 (13.41%) Ruby
7 12 (7.32%) C++
8 11 (6.71%) Bourne shell
8 11 (6.71%) Java
8 11 (6.71%) Korn
9 8 (4.88%) PHP
10 3 (1.83%) C#
10 3 (1.83%) VBScript
11 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (10.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (9.15%) MCSE
3 9 (5.49%) Degree
3 9 (5.49%) MCITP
4 4 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.44%) MCSA
5 3 (1.83%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.61%) CCNA
7 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.61%) MCP
7 1 (0.61%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.05%) QA
2 4 (2.44%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 74 (45.12%) Active Directory
2 34 (20.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (14.02%) Hyper-V
4 16 (9.76%) vSphere
5 6 (3.66%) XenApp
6 4 (2.44%) Firmware
6 4 (2.44%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.83%) Docker
7 3 (1.83%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.22%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.61%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.61%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.61%) KVM
9 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.61%) VMFS
9 1 (0.61%) Xen
9 1 (0.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (17.68%) Puppet
2 28 (17.07%) Nagios
3 21 (12.80%) SCCM
4 14 (8.54%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (6.71%) Ansible
6 10 (6.10%) SCOM
7 6 (3.66%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.83%) WSUS
9 2 (1.22%) Perfmon
9 2 (1.22%) vRealize
9 2 (1.22%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.61%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.61%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.61%) Simpana
10 1 (0.61%) SnapMirror
10 1 (0.61%) SnapVault
10 1 (0.61%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.61%) vMotion
Vendors
1 68 (41.46%) VMware
2 60 (36.59%) Microsoft
3 41 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 28 (17.07%) Cisco
5 23 (14.02%) Citrix
6 14 (8.54%) HP
7 13 (7.93%) Apple
8 11 (6.71%) Atlassian
9 9 (5.49%) NetApp
10 8 (4.88%) EMC
11 7 (4.27%) Dell
12 6 (3.66%) Veeam
13 4 (2.44%) Meraki
13 4 (2.44%) SonicWALL
13 4 (2.44%) Symantec
14 3 (1.83%) Juniper
15 2 (1.22%) Cognos
15 2 (1.22%) CommVault
15 2 (1.22%) IBM
15 2 (1.22%) Mitel
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