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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Engineer
Rank 818 836 884
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Engineer 100 139 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.13% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 96 122 104
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -10.12%

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
94461 105686 113159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79465 87260 92188
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 £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 July 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 July 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 96 £50,000 +25.00% 11
London +36 51 £50,000 -6.97% 5
South East +9 26 £35,500 -7.79% 4
Oxfordshire -5 11 £35,000 -6.66%
Berkshire +7 10 £70,000 +79.48% 1
East of England +31 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
South West +13 8 £52,500 +47.88% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Cambridge -2 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
City of London +51 7 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Reading +10 7 £70,000 +83.00% 1
Hampshire - 5 £29,000 -
Oxford -8 4 £50,000 +33.33%
Faringdon - 4 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £52,500 - 1
Abingdon - 3 £35,000 -
Gloucester - 3 £52,500 - 1
Southampton - 3 £29,000 -
Wiltshire +18 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Scotland +11 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Hounslow +11 2 £50,000 -
East Midlands +6 2 £32,750 -17.08%
Edinburgh +4 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Bristol - 2 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £32,750 -
Portsmouth - 2 £32,750 -
Chippenham - 2 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £32,750 -
North West +11 1 £40,000 +21.21%
Manchester +1 1 £40,000 +21.21%

Windows Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 162 (100.00%) Windows
2 118 (72.84%) Windows Server
3 80 (49.38%) Microsoft
3 80 (49.38%) VMware
4 79 (48.77%) Linux
5 74 (45.68%) Active Directory
6 59 (36.42%) PowerShell
7 58 (35.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 57 (35.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 53 (32.72%) Finance
10 49 (30.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 49 (30.25%) SQL Server
11 46 (28.40%) Red Hat
12 45 (27.78%) Hyper-V
13 41 (25.31%) SQL
13 41 (25.31%) DNS
14 40 (24.69%) Cisco
14 40 (24.69%) IIS
14 40 (24.69%) Firewall
15 38 (23.46%) Bash Shell
16 36 (22.22%) ITIL
16 36 (22.22%) Python
16 36 (22.22%) DHCP
17 34 (20.99%) TCP/IP
17 34 (20.99%) DevOps
18 33 (20.37%) Data Centre
18 33 (20.37%) MS Exchange
19 31 (19.14%) Perl
20 30 (18.52%) Citrix
20 30 (18.52%) 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 40 (24.69%) IIS
2 33 (20.37%) MS Exchange
3 24 (14.81%) SharePoint
4 19 (11.73%) Tomcat
5 18 (11.11%) Apache
6 14 (8.64%) Confluence
6 14 (8.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (8.02%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (2.47%) Skype for Business
11 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.23%) JBoss
11 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (16.05%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Cognos Planning
1 2 (1.23%) ResourceLink
1 2 (1.23%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (14.20%) Office 365
3 13 (8.02%) OpenShift
3 13 (8.02%) SaaS
4 12 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.62%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.62%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.62%) IaaS
6 1 (0.62%) Route 53
6 1 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 41 (25.31%) DNS
2 40 (24.69%) Firewall
3 36 (22.22%) DHCP
4 34 (20.99%) TCP/IP
5 22 (13.58%) SAN
6 20 (12.35%) LAN
6 20 (12.35%) VPN
7 17 (10.49%) WAN
8 9 (5.56%) Internet
8 9 (5.56%) VoIP
9 5 (3.09%) FTP
9 5 (3.09%) IPv4
9 5 (3.09%) IPv6
9 5 (3.09%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (2.47%) NAS
10 4 (2.47%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (2.47%) VLAN
11 3 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (1.85%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (30.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.23%) Cognos Impromptu
5 2 (1.23%) MySQL
6 1 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (10.49%) Jenkins
2 16 (9.88%) TeamCity
3 15 (9.26%) JIRA
4 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.62%) Subversion
5 1 (0.62%) WinDbg
General
1 53 (32.72%) Finance
2 21 (12.96%) Banking
3 10 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.56%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.09%) Games
6 4 (2.47%) Retail
7 2 (1.23%) Marketing
8 1 (0.62%) Advertising
8 1 (0.62%) Automotive
8 1 (0.62%) Back Office
8 1 (0.62%) French Language
8 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Law
8 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.05%) Web Services
2 12 (7.41%) JSON
2 12 (7.41%) SOAP
3 4 (2.47%) .NET
4 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.23%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.62%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.62%) ELK Stack
5 1 (0.62%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.37%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 8 (4.94%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.09%) Clustering
4 5 (3.09%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.09%) Hedge funds
4 5 (3.09%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.85%) iPad
5 3 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.23%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.23%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.23%) Replication
7 1 (0.62%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.62%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.62%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (0.62%) iPhone
7 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 162 (100.00%) Windows
2 118 (72.84%) Windows Server
3 79 (48.77%) Linux
4 58 (35.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (35.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (15.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (10.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (9.88%) Windows 10
9 10 (6.17%) Unix
9 10 (6.17%) Windows 7
10 6 (3.70%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.47%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.47%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.85%) CentOS
13 2 (1.23%) AIX
13 2 (1.23%) Android
13 2 (1.23%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.62%) Debian
14 1 (0.62%) Fedora
14 1 (0.62%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (22.22%) ITIL
2 34 (20.99%) DevOps
3 16 (9.88%) Capacity Planning
4 15 (9.26%) Web Operations
5 14 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (8.64%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (4.94%) High Availability
7 6 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (3.70%) Load Balancing
7 6 (3.70%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.09%) BCP
8 5 (3.09%) Business Continuity
8 5 (3.09%) Business Continuity Planning
8 5 (3.09%) Configuration Management
8 5 (3.09%) Migration
8 5 (3.09%) Project Management
8 5 (3.09%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (3.09%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (2.47%) OO
Programming Languages
1 59 (36.42%) PowerShell
2 41 (25.31%) SQL
3 38 (23.46%) Bash Shell
4 36 (22.22%) Python
5 31 (19.14%) Perl
6 20 (12.35%) Ruby
7 17 (10.49%) Java
8 13 (8.02%) Bourne shell
8 13 (8.02%) C++
8 13 (8.02%) Korn
9 9 (5.56%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.85%) C#
10 3 (1.85%) JCL
11 2 (1.23%) VBScript
12 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (10.49%) ITIL Certification
1 17 (10.49%) MCSE
1 17 (10.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (5.56%) Degree
2 9 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (4.94%) RHCSA
4 5 (3.09%) CCNA
4 5 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.09%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.09%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.85%) VCP6
6 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.62%) CCA
7 1 (0.62%) CCAA
7 1 (0.62%) CCEA
7 1 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.62%) MCITP
7 1 (0.62%) MCP
7 1 (0.62%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.41%) HIPAA
1 12 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (4.94%) SLA
3 3 (1.85%) QA
4 1 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 74 (45.68%) Active Directory
2 49 (30.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (27.78%) Hyper-V
4 29 (17.90%) vSphere
5 23 (14.20%) VMware ESX
6 12 (7.41%) XenApp
7 6 (3.70%) Firmware
8 5 (3.09%) MetaFrame
9 4 (2.47%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (1.85%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.62%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.62%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.62%) VMFS
11 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.62%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (18.52%) SCCM
2 19 (11.73%) Puppet
3 18 (11.11%) Nagios
4 15 (9.26%) Ansible
4 15 (9.26%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (9.26%) WSUS
5 13 (8.02%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 12 (7.41%) Kibana
6 12 (7.41%) WMI
7 6 (3.70%) NetBackup
8 5 (3.09%) SCOM
9 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (1.23%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.23%) Perfmon
10 2 (1.23%) SCVMM
10 2 (1.23%) vRealize
11 1 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.62%) Simpana
11 1 (0.62%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 80 (49.38%) Microsoft
1 80 (49.38%) VMware
2 46 (28.40%) Red Hat
3 40 (24.69%) Cisco
4 30 (18.52%) Citrix
5 23 (14.20%) NetApp
6 20 (12.35%) EMC
7 14 (8.64%) HP
8 13 (8.02%) Qualys
9 12 (7.41%) Atlassian
9 12 (7.41%) ServiceNow
10 6 (3.70%) Dell
11 5 (3.09%) Meraki
12 4 (2.47%) IBM
12 4 (2.47%) Veeam
13 3 (1.85%) CA
13 3 (1.85%) Juniper
13 3 (1.85%) Oracle
13 3 (1.85%) SunGard
14 2 (1.23%) Cognos
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