The first table below looks at the demand for the Wintel Support role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wintel Support in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Support
Rank 845 836 824
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Wintel Support 36 34 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.031% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.033% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 32 23 65
Average salary £33,852 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.34% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,350 £54,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +10.60%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
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 £26,250 £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% -

Wintel Support
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Wintel Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wintel Support
Salary Trend

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

Wintel Support Salary Trend in the UK

Wintel Support
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wintel Support over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 within the UK.

Wintel Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Wintel Support
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Support within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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 -51 35 £33,852 -20.34% 2
Yorkshire - 10 £31,500 - 1
East of England -11 8 £33,000 -0.75%
London -34 7 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Bedfordshire 0 6 £32,500 -2.25%
Harrogate - 6 £31,500 -
North Yorkshire - 6 £31,500 -
North West +3 4 £33,926 +4.38%
Dunstable +3 4 £32,500 +20.37%
South East -9 4 £42,500 +21.42%
West Yorkshire - 4 £29,000 - 1
Surrey -3 3 £48,750 -
Leeds - 3 £29,000 - 1
Staines - 3 £48,750 -
Cheshire -1 2 £33,852 +4.16%
Bedford -9 2 - -
City of London -11 2 £55,500 +5.71% 1
Chester - 2 £33,852 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £40,000 -
Manchester - 2 £34,000 -
Southampton +11 1 £22,500 -35.71%
Birmingham +11 1 £37,000 +1.36%
West Midlands +3 1 £37,000 -
Scotland -10 1 - -
Hampshire -10 1 £22,500 -35.71%
Gloucestershire - 1 £24,000 -
Watford - 1 £40,000 -
Cirencester - 1 £24,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
South West - 1 £24,000 -

Wintel Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Wintel Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 74 (88.10%) Windows
2 67 (79.76%) Active Directory
3 58 (69.05%) VMware
4 57 (67.86%) Microsoft
5 51 (60.71%) Citrix
6 43 (51.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (44.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 33 (39.29%) MS Excel
9 29 (34.52%) MS Exchange
9 29 (34.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 28 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 25 (29.76%) Finance
12 23 (27.38%) Exchange Server 2010
13 22 (26.19%) Windows 7
13 22 (26.19%) VMware ESX
13 22 (26.19%) DNS
14 21 (25.00%) SQL Server
15 19 (22.62%) DHCP
15 19 (22.62%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (20.24%) ITIL
16 17 (20.24%) MCSE
17 16 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
17 16 (19.05%) PowerShell
18 15 (17.86%) XenApp
18 15 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
18 15 (17.86%) vSphere
18 15 (17.86%) Symantec
19 14 (16.67%) VB
19 14 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
20 13 (15.48%) SolarWinds

Wintel Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Wintel Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (34.52%) MS Exchange
2 23 (27.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (15.48%) Lync
5 10 (11.90%) IIS
6 8 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (8.33%) SharePoint
8 4 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (3.57%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 33 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.19%) DNS
2 19 (22.62%) DHCP
3 13 (15.48%) SAN
4 11 (13.10%) TCP/IP
5 6 (7.14%) Firewall
6 5 (5.95%) WAN
7 4 (4.76%) Internet
7 4 (4.76%) Network Security
8 3 (3.57%) LAN
9 2 (2.38%) ATM
9 2 (2.38%) MPLS
9 2 (2.38%) NAS
10 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.19%) VPN
10 1 (1.19%) SMTP
10 1 (1.19%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (15.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.19%) Data Mining
General
1 25 (29.76%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Financial Institution
3 6 (7.14%) Legal
4 4 (4.76%) Retail
5 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.57%) Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.19%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.19%) Middleware
1 1 (1.19%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Client/Server
2 9 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.52%) Clustering
4 7 (8.33%) Fat Client
4 7 (8.33%) FlexPod
4 7 (8.33%) Thin Client
4 7 (8.33%) CLARiiON
5 6 (7.14%) Hedge funds
6 4 (4.76%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.38%) Statistics
8 1 (1.19%) iPad
8 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.19%) iPhone
8 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.19%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 74 (88.10%) Windows
2 43 (51.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (26.19%) Windows 7
5 19 (22.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (9.52%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (7.14%) Linux
8 3 (3.57%) UNIX
9 2 (2.38%) AIX
10 1 (1.19%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.24%) ITIL
2 15 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (13.10%) Change Control
4 9 (10.71%) Time Management
4 9 (10.71%) Release Management
4 9 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (3.57%) Performance Management
6 3 (3.57%) Project Management
6 3 (3.57%) Change Management
7 2 (2.38%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.38%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (2.38%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.38%) B2B
8 1 (1.19%) Software Distribution
8 1 (1.19%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.19%) Information Security
8 1 (1.19%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 14 (16.67%) VB
3 11 (13.10%) VBScript
4 9 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (34.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (20.24%) MCSE
3 11 (13.10%) MCSA
3 11 (13.10%) MCP
4 9 (10.71%) Degree
4 9 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.57%) CCA
6 3 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (3.57%) MCITP
7 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.38%) VCP5
8 1 (1.19%) VCP4
8 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.19%) HND
8 1 (1.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) SLA
2 3 (3.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.38%) QA
4 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 67 (79.76%) Active Directory
2 37 (44.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (26.19%) VMware ESX
4 15 (17.86%) XenApp
4 15 (17.86%) vSphere
5 12 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 10 (11.90%) Hyper-V
7 4 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (4.76%) XenServer
7 4 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.19%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.19%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.19%) NFS
8 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (14.29%) WSUS
2 9 (10.71%) SCCM
3 7 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (7.14%) Nagios
4 6 (7.14%) SCOM
4 6 (7.14%) Cacti
5 5 (5.95%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.38%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.19%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.19%) MOM
7 1 (1.19%) ARCserve
7 1 (1.19%) WMI
Vendors
1 58 (69.05%) VMware
2 57 (67.86%) Microsoft
3 51 (60.71%) Citrix
4 15 (17.86%) Symantec
5 13 (15.48%) SolarWinds
6 12 (14.29%) Cisco
7 11 (13.10%) CommVault
8 10 (11.90%) EMC
9 9 (10.71%) HP
9 9 (10.71%) NetApp
10 5 (5.95%) LANDesk
11 4 (4.76%) Intel
12 2 (2.38%) AppSense
12 2 (2.38%) Cadence
12 2 (2.38%) Dell
12 2 (2.38%) IBM
13 1 (1.19%) Remedy
13 1 (1.19%) McAfee
13 1 (1.19%) Sophos
13 1 (1.19%) Avaya