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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows System Engineer
Rank 868 854 885
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Engineer 36 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.023% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.024% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 36 20 19
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,850 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-24.70% -5.55%

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
107528 102254 109513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.52% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 87765 84921 93187
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014 within the UK.

Windows Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Systems Engineer
Top 15 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 21 October 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
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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 -2 36 £38,500 +10.00% 3
London 0 21 £52,500 +50.00%
South East -3 8 £32,250 -0.76% 1
Yorkshire -20 7 £32,000 +30.61% 1
West Yorkshire -24 7 £32,000 +30.61% 1
Leeds -28 7 £32,000 +30.61% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £34,250 - 1
Berkshire +3 3 £31,000 -4.61%
City of London - 2 £67,500 -
High Wycombe - 2 £30,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £38,500 - 1
Reading - 1 £36,000 -
Southampton - 1 £33,500 -
Wokingham - 1 £31,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £33,500 -

Windows Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (58.33%) MS Exchange
3 35 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 33 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 32 (53.33%) Active Directory
5 32 (53.33%) VMware
6 28 (46.67%) SQL Server
7 27 (45.00%) DNS
8 24 (40.00%) Finance
9 21 (35.00%) DHCP
10 19 (31.67%) Linux
11 18 (30.00%) TCP/IP
11 18 (30.00%) NetApp
12 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (28.33%) Symantec
12 17 (28.33%) SCCM
13 15 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (25.00%) SharePoint
13 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (23.33%) Citrix
14 14 (23.33%) SCOM
14 14 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2007
15 13 (21.67%) CRM
15 13 (21.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 12 (20.00%) HP
16 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (20.00%) SAN
16 12 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
17 11 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 35 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 33 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 14 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (13.33%) IIS
7 8 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (10.00%) Apache
9 5 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (6.67%) GlassFish
10 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
12 2 (3.33%) Lync
13 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (18.33%) MS Office
2 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 27 (45.00%) DNS
2 21 (35.00%) DHCP
3 18 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (20.00%) SAN
5 10 (16.67%) LAN
5 10 (16.67%) WAN
5 10 (16.67%) Firewall
6 9 (15.00%) VPN
7 3 (5.00%) DSL
8 2 (3.33%) SSH
8 2 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (3.33%) SMTP
8 2 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.67%) NAS
9 1 (1.67%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.67%) LDAP
9 1 (1.67%) FTP
9 1 (1.67%) HTTP
9 1 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 24 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) .NET
2 4 (6.67%) J2EE
2 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (3.33%) WSH
5 1 (1.67%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Hedge funds
2 9 (15.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.00%) Derivative
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Open Source
5 1 (1.67%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.67%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (31.67%) Linux
4 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (15.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (8.33%) UNIX
8 3 (5.00%) Solaris
9 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.33%) Android
10 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) CRM
2 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (8.33%) Investment Management
3 5 (8.33%) Migration
4 4 (6.67%) Kanban
4 4 (6.67%) DevOps
5 3 (5.00%) ITIL
6 2 (3.33%) Service Management
6 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.33%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (3.33%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.67%) Software Licensing
7 1 (1.67%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (1.67%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.67%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (13.33%) SQL
3 4 (6.67%) Java
4 3 (5.00%) C#
5 2 (3.33%) PHP
5 2 (3.33%) VBScript
5 2 (3.33%) VB
6 1 (1.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.00%) MCSE
3 8 (13.33%) CCNA
3 8 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
5 5 (8.33%) Degree
6 3 (5.00%) MCITP
7 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.67%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (15.00%) vSphere
4 8 (13.33%) XenApp
4 8 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 5 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 5 (8.33%) ISA Server
5 5 (8.33%) MetaFrame
6 1 (1.67%) KVM
6 1 (1.67%) XenServer
6 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.67%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (28.33%) SCCM
2 14 (23.33%) SCOM
3 13 (21.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (11.67%) NetBackup
5 6 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (10.00%) HP SIM
6 3 (5.00%) Backup Exec
7 2 (3.33%) Netcool
8 1 (1.67%) Nagios
8 1 (1.67%) WSUS
8 1 (1.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 35 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 32 (53.33%) VMware
3 18 (30.00%) NetApp
4 17 (28.33%) Symantec
5 14 (23.33%) Citrix
6 12 (20.00%) HP
7 11 (18.33%) Cisco
8 6 (10.00%) Sophos
8 6 (10.00%) Websense
9 5 (8.33%) CA
10 4 (6.67%) Oracle
11 3 (5.00%) Avaya
12 2 (3.33%) Dell
12 2 (3.33%) EMC
13 1 (1.67%) SaltStack
13 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.67%) Intel
13 1 (1.67%) Juniper
13 1 (1.67%) Veritas
13 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £30,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 33,000 to £44,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago