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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Engineer
Rank 805 864 812
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Engineer 76 110 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 60 101 169
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £39,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+9.55% +1.94%

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
86630 102774 109716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71903 85678 90819
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +41 73 £52,500 +31.25% 9
London +22 37 £57,500 +21.05% 3
South East +56 13 £47,500 +18.75% 2
City of London +33 10 £67,500 +92.85% 1
Yorkshire +22 9 - -
Hull - 9 - -
East Yorkshire - 9 - -
Canary Wharf - 7 £80,000 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £45,000 - 1
Surrey +24 4 £49,500 +23.75%
Birmingham - 4 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £42,500 -
Scotland +23 3 £42,500 +30.76% 1
South West +8 3 £37,500 -2.59% 1
East Midlands +4 3 £38,750 +17.74% 2
North West -20 3 - -
Liverpool - 3 - -
Merseyside - 3 - -
Berkshire +44 2 £48,750 +8.33%
Edinburgh +10 2 £42,500 +30.76%
Croydon +8 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Northamptonshire - 2 £40,000 -
Banbury - 2 £56,250 -
Faringdon - 2 £35,000 -
Reading +30 1 £50,000 +11.11%
West Sussex +28 1 £45,000 +63.63%
Bristol +24 1 £32,500 -10.95% 1
Wiltshire +20 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Cambridgeshire +5 1 £43,000 +32.30% 1
East of England +2 1 £43,000 +32.30% 1

Windows Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 172 (100.00%) Windows
2 114 (66.28%) Windows Server
3 95 (55.23%) Microsoft
4 84 (48.84%) VMware
5 76 (44.19%) Linux
6 72 (41.86%) Active Directory
7 63 (36.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 63 (36.63%) PowerShell
8 61 (35.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 57 (33.14%) Hyper-V
10 51 (29.65%) Finance
11 47 (27.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 44 (25.58%) DNS
12 44 (25.58%) DHCP
13 41 (23.84%) Cisco
13 41 (23.84%) IIS
14 40 (23.26%) Python
15 39 (22.67%) Red Hat
16 37 (21.51%) Firewall
17 36 (20.93%) SQL
17 36 (20.93%) Bash Shell
18 35 (20.35%) DevOps
19 33 (19.19%) Amazon AWS
20 32 (18.60%) ITIL
21 31 (18.02%) Web Services
21 31 (18.02%) Perl
21 31 (18.02%) TCP/IP
22 30 (17.44%) SCCM
23 28 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
23 28 (16.28%) MS Exchange

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 (23.84%) IIS
2 28 (16.28%) MS Exchange
3 23 (13.37%) Apache
4 20 (11.63%) SharePoint
5 14 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (8.14%) Tomcat
6 13 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (3.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.74%) Confluence
10 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.16%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.58%) CMS
11 1 (0.58%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 24 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 19 (11.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (19.19%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (16.28%) Office 365
3 19 (11.05%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (10.47%) SaaS
5 14 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (8.14%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.16%) GitHub
6 2 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.58%) G Suite
7 1 (0.58%) IaaS
7 1 (0.58%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.58%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 44 (25.58%) DHCP
1 44 (25.58%) DNS
2 37 (21.51%) Firewall
3 31 (18.02%) TCP/IP
4 25 (14.53%) VPN
5 24 (13.95%) LAN
6 23 (13.37%) SAN
7 22 (12.79%) WAN
8 17 (9.88%) Internet
9 10 (5.81%) VoIP
10 6 (3.49%) NAS
11 5 (2.91%) VLAN
12 4 (2.33%) Network Security
12 4 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (1.74%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (1.74%) iSCSI
13 3 (1.74%) LDAP
13 3 (1.74%) NetScaler
13 3 (1.74%) Skype
14 2 (1.16%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.07%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.74%) MySQL
3 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.58%) Big Data
5 1 (0.58%) HBase
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (13.95%) Jenkins
2 16 (9.30%) JIRA
3 14 (8.14%) TeamCity
4 6 (3.49%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.33%) Subversion
6 3 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.58%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.58%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.58%) Hudson
7 1 (0.58%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.58%) Vagrant
General
1 51 (29.65%) Finance
2 16 (9.30%) Banking
3 10 (5.81%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.65%) Retail
5 6 (3.49%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.16%) Legal
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.58%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (18.02%) Web Services
2 16 (9.30%) SOAP
3 15 (8.72%) JSON
4 7 (4.07%) Middleware
5 3 (1.74%) CSS
5 3 (1.74%) HTML
6 2 (1.16%) .NET
6 2 (1.16%) DHTML
6 2 (1.16%) Django
6 2 (1.16%) jQuery
6 2 (1.16%) REST
6 2 (1.16%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (1.16%) XML
7 1 (0.58%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.58%) LAMP
7 1 (0.58%) MAPI
7 1 (0.58%) Node.js
7 1 (0.58%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.70%) Data Centre
2 18 (10.47%) Driving Licence
3 11 (6.40%) Hedge funds
4 9 (5.23%) Private Cloud
5 6 (3.49%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.49%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.91%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.33%) Clustering
7 4 (2.33%) iPad
8 3 (1.74%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.74%) EFT
8 3 (1.74%) EPoS
8 3 (1.74%) PKI
9 2 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.16%) Derivative
9 2 (1.16%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.16%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 172 (100.00%) Windows
2 114 (66.28%) Windows Server
3 76 (44.19%) Linux
4 61 (35.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (27.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (12.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (10.47%) Ubuntu
9 17 (9.88%) Windows 10
10 14 (8.14%) CentOS
10 14 (8.14%) Fedora
10 14 (8.14%) Unix
11 6 (3.49%) Windows 7
12 4 (2.33%) Mac OS X
12 4 (2.33%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.74%) HPUX
13 3 (1.74%) Windows XP
14 2 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.58%) AIX
15 1 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.35%) DevOps
2 32 (18.60%) ITIL
3 19 (11.05%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (8.14%) Configuration Management
5 10 (5.81%) High Availability
6 9 (5.23%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (5.23%) Information Security
7 8 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (4.07%) Business Continuity
8 7 (4.07%) Mentoring
9 6 (3.49%) BCP
9 6 (3.49%) Business Continuity Planning
10 5 (2.91%) E-Commerce
10 5 (2.91%) OO
10 5 (2.91%) Problem Management
10 5 (2.91%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (2.91%) Server Building
10 5 (2.91%) Service Delivery
11 4 (2.33%) Patch Management
11 4 (2.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 63 (36.63%) PowerShell
2 40 (23.26%) Python
3 36 (20.93%) Bash Shell
3 36 (20.93%) SQL
4 31 (18.02%) Perl
5 23 (13.37%) Ruby
6 21 (12.21%) Java
7 16 (9.30%) Shell Script
8 15 (8.72%) Bourne shell
9 14 (8.14%) C++
9 14 (8.14%) Korn
10 4 (2.33%) JCL
11 3 (1.74%) C#
11 3 (1.74%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.74%) VBScript
12 2 (1.16%) C
12 2 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (15.12%) MCSE
3 17 (9.88%) Degree
4 14 (8.14%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (6.40%) MCP
5 11 (6.40%) MCSA
6 9 (5.23%) CCNA
6 9 (5.23%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (4.65%) SC Cleared
7 8 (4.65%) Security Cleared
7 8 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (3.49%) RHCSA
9 5 (2.91%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (2.33%) VCP6
11 1 (0.58%) CCA
11 1 (0.58%) CCAA
11 1 (0.58%) CCEA
11 1 (0.58%) HNC
11 1 (0.58%) HND
11 1 (0.58%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.14%) HIPAA
1 14 (8.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.16%) QA
3 2 (1.16%) SLA
4 1 (0.58%) MiFID
System Software
1 72 (41.86%) Active Directory
2 63 (36.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (33.14%) Hyper-V
4 22 (12.79%) vSphere
5 21 (12.21%) VMware ESX
6 18 (10.47%) XenApp
7 11 (6.40%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (3.49%) MetaFrame
9 4 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (2.33%) NFS
10 3 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (1.74%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.16%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (1.16%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.58%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.58%) Docker
12 1 (0.58%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (17.44%) SCCM
2 25 (14.53%) Puppet
3 22 (12.79%) WSUS
4 14 (8.14%) Kibana
4 14 (8.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 14 (8.14%) WMI
5 13 (7.56%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (6.98%) Ansible
7 4 (2.33%) SCOM
8 3 (1.74%) Control-M
8 3 (1.74%) EdgeSight
8 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.16%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.58%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.58%) Packer
10 1 (0.58%) PowerCLI
10 1 (0.58%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.58%) Terraform
10 1 (0.58%) vRealize
Vendors
1 95 (55.23%) Microsoft
2 84 (48.84%) VMware
3 41 (23.84%) Cisco
4 39 (22.67%) Red Hat
5 27 (15.70%) Citrix
6 14 (8.14%) Qualys
6 14 (8.14%) ServiceNow
7 12 (6.98%) HP
8 11 (6.40%) NetApp
9 10 (5.81%) EMC
10 9 (5.23%) Dell
11 3 (1.74%) BMC
11 3 (1.74%) Capita
11 3 (1.74%) Google
12 2 (1.16%) CA
12 2 (1.16%) IBM
12 2 (1.16%) Intel Security
12 2 (1.16%) Meraki
12 2 (1.16%) Oracle
12 2 (1.16%) SunGard
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