The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows System Engineer
Rank 883 839 872
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Engineer 21 36 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.033% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.035% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 18
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £34,000 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £34,000
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109819 102628 112165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89750 85116 96213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 23 July 2014 within the UK.

Windows Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Systems Engineer
Top 12 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 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -51 21 £44,000 +17.33%
London -32 15 £52,500 +16.66%
East of England -21 5 £34,000 -
Hertfordshire -15 4 £34,000 -9.33%
Letchworth - 4 £34,000 -
Yorkshire -35 1 £42,000 +29.23%
North Yorkshire - 1 £42,000 -
York - 1 £42,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £33,500 -
Bedford - 1 £33,500 -
Hounslow - 1 £21,250 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -

Windows Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (59.62%) MS Exchange
2 31 (59.62%) Microsoft
3 29 (55.77%) VMware
4 27 (51.92%) Symantec
4 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
5 26 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (44.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (44.23%) NetApp
7 21 (40.38%) DNS
7 21 (40.38%) SharePoint
8 19 (36.54%) DHCP
8 19 (36.54%) Citrix
8 19 (36.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 18 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2003
10 17 (32.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (32.69%) TCP/IP
10 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
11 16 (30.77%) Cisco
11 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (30.77%) Linux
11 16 (30.77%) MCSE
12 13 (25.00%) HP
12 13 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
13 12 (23.08%) ISA Server
13 12 (23.08%) MS Office
13 12 (23.08%) Finance
14 11 (21.15%) Firewall

Windows Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 31 (59.62%) MS Exchange
2 26 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (40.38%) SharePoint
4 18 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (19.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (19.23%) IIS
7 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (13.46%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (7.69%) Apache
10 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
10 2 (3.85%) GlassFish
11 1 (1.92%) Lync
11 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (23.08%) MS Office
2 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
3 5 (9.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (40.38%) DNS
2 19 (36.54%) DHCP
3 17 (32.69%) TCP/IP
4 11 (21.15%) Firewall
5 10 (19.23%) SAN
6 9 (17.31%) LAN
6 9 (17.31%) WAN
7 8 (15.38%) VPN
8 2 (3.85%) Kerberos
8 2 (3.85%) DSL
8 2 (3.85%) NAS
8 2 (3.85%) IPsec
9 1 (1.92%) SSH
9 1 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.92%) Internet
9 1 (1.92%) LDAP
9 1 (1.92%) SMTP
9 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) J2EE
2 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.92%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.92%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Blackberry
2 7 (13.46%) Clustering
3 4 (7.69%) Derivative
4 3 (5.77%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.85%) Open Source
5 2 (3.85%) PKI
6 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (44.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (30.77%) Linux
3 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (19.23%) Windows 7
5 8 (15.38%) Solaris
6 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (11.54%) UNIX
8 4 (7.69%) AIX
8 4 (7.69%) HPUX
8 4 (7.69%) Debian
8 4 (7.69%) Fedora
8 4 (7.69%) CentOS
8 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) CRM
2 5 (9.62%) Software Deployment
3 4 (7.69%) ITIL
4 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (3.85%) Kanban
5 2 (3.85%) Investment Management
5 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.85%) Change Management
5 2 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.92%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.92%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.92%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (1.92%) High Availability
6 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) SQL
2 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.62%) C#
4 2 (3.85%) Java
4 2 (3.85%) VB
4 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.92%) VBScript
5 1 (1.92%) Perl
5 1 (1.92%) PHP
5 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (32.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (30.77%) MCSE
3 13 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (15.38%) Degree
5 7 (13.46%) CCNA
5 7 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (11.54%) MCITP
7 5 (9.62%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (7.69%) RHCE
9 1 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
2 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (23.08%) ISA Server
4 8 (15.38%) vSphere
5 7 (13.46%) VMware ESX
5 7 (13.46%) Hyper-V
6 6 (11.54%) MetaFrame
7 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.85%) NFS
8 2 (3.85%) XenApp
9 1 (1.92%) XenServer
9 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.92%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (36.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 8 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (11.54%) SCCM
4 4 (7.69%) SCOM
5 3 (5.77%) Backup Exec
6 2 (3.85%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.85%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (59.62%) Microsoft
2 29 (55.77%) VMware
3 27 (51.92%) Symantec
4 23 (44.23%) NetApp
5 19 (36.54%) Citrix
6 16 (30.77%) Cisco
7 13 (25.00%) HP
8 5 (9.62%) Websense
9 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
9 4 (7.69%) Oracle
10 2 (3.85%) Avaya
10 2 (3.85%) CA
10 2 (3.85%) Sophos
10 2 (3.85%) SaltStack
11 1 (1.92%) Facebook
11 1 (1.92%) Twitter
11 1 (1.92%) Reuters
11 1 (1.92%) Bloomberg
11 1 (1.92%) Juniper
11 1 (1.92%) Dell