The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Windows Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Support Engineer
Rank 234 214 212
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 5 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.081% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 11
Median salary £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.77% -5.00%
Windows Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5955 5548 5220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.23% 96.84% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4677 4627 4412
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Windows Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

Windows Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer across the West Midlands region.

Windows Support Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Windows Support Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Staffordshire -3 2 £25,750 +14.44%
Birmingham -6 2 £22,000 -2.22%
Warwickshire -1 1 £32,500 +22.64%
Windows Support Engineer
England

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Windows Support 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
4 12 (75.00%) VMware
4 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
7 7 (43.75%) Server Building
7 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
7 7 (43.75%) Intel Security
7 7 (43.75%) Site Server
7 7 (43.75%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (43.75%) VLAN
8 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
8 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
10 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
10 3 (18.75%) MS Office
10 3 (18.75%) ITIL
10 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (12.50%) Veeam
11 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
11 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (12.50%) LAN
11 2 (12.50%) DNS
11 2 (12.50%) WAN

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (43.75%) Site Server
2 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) VLAN
2 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) IMAP
4 1 (6.25%) SMTP
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) CCTV
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.25%) iPad
1 1 (6.25%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
7 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Server Building
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCDST
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) MCTS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Intel Security
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Veeam
5 1 (6.25%) Mitel