The table below looks at the statistics for the Wintel Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wintel Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Specialist
Rank 881 838 862
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Wintel Specialist 18 35 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.033% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.035% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 24
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £40,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -4.44%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Wintel Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wintel Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Wintel Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wintel Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wintel Specialist within the UK.

Wintel Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Wintel Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wintel Specialist over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Wintel Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Wintel Specialist
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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 -58 11 £41,250 -7.30% 1
Edinburgh -4 7 - -
Scotland -12 7 - -
North West -12 5 £35,000 -18.60%
Cheshire - 4 £33,750 -
South East -27 3 £42,500 -1.16%
London -10 2 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Surrey -7 1 £42,500 -1.16%
East of England -14 1 £50,000 -
Hampshire -15 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Hertfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Chester - 1 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £36,000 -
City of London - 1 £55,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £40,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £42,500 -
Staines - 1 £42,500 -
Watford - 1 £50,000 -
Wirral - 1 £40,000 -

Wintel Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Wintel Specialist 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 Wintel Specialist in their job title.

1 22 (84.62%) Windows
1 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 16 (61.54%) DNS
2 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (53.85%) MS Excel
4 14 (53.85%) Finance
5 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (50.00%) Citrix
6 11 (42.31%) MCSE
7 10 (38.46%) CCA
7 10 (38.46%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (26.92%) HP
9 6 (23.08%) DHCP
9 6 (23.08%) Windows 2000
9 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
10 5 (19.23%) SCVMM
10 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (19.23%) Migration
10 5 (19.23%) VMware
10 5 (19.23%) Clustering
10 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
10 5 (19.23%) Dell
10 5 (19.23%) SAN
11 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (11.54%) High Availability

Wintel Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Wintel Specialist 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 Wintel Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (53.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) DNS
2 6 (23.08%) DHCP
3 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
3 5 (19.23%) SAN
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
4 2 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (23.08%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (19.23%) Migration
2 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
3 3 (11.54%) High Availability
4 2 (7.69%) Release Management
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Change Control
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) VBScript
2 2 (7.69%) VB
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (42.31%) MCSE
3 10 (38.46%) CCA
3 10 (38.46%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (11.54%) MCTS
4 3 (11.54%) MCITP
5 2 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (3.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) XenApp
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) Citrix
3 7 (26.92%) HP
4 5 (19.23%) Dell
4 5 (19.23%) VMware
5 2 (7.69%) NetApp
5 2 (7.69%) SAP
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (3.85%) Intel