The median annual salary for a Windows Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Engineer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 142 173
Rank change year-on-year -9 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 31 66 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.94% 1.46% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.51% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 30 50 43
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +38.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,050 £28,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +10.29%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3145 4374 4831
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.93% 96.56% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2535 3540 3652
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Windows Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Windows Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Engineer in Berkshire

Windows Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Engineer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Windows Engineer in Berkshire

Windows Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Engineer in Berkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Engineer in Berkshire

Windows Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Bracknell +28 8 £50,000 -4.76%
Reading +17 8 £48,750 -9.72%
Maidenhead +18 6 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Slough +6 5 £42,500 -5.55%
Wokingham +25 4 £40,000 +39.13% 2
Windows Engineer
South East

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Windows 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 Berkshire region featuring Windows Engineer in the job title.

1 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (57.47%) Windows Server
3 45 (51.72%) Active Directory
4 44 (50.57%) Microsoft
5 30 (34.48%) Linux
5 30 (34.48%) VMware
5 30 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 25 (28.74%) Office 365
8 23 (26.44%) DNS
9 22 (25.29%) Hyper-V
10 18 (20.69%) Firewall
11 17 (19.54%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (18.39%) SQL
13 15 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
14 14 (16.09%) High Availability
15 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (14.94%) SIEM
16 12 (13.79%) Cyberthreat
16 12 (13.79%) Games
17 11 (12.64%) CISSP
17 11 (12.64%) IaaS
17 11 (12.64%) Analytics
18 10 (11.49%) Skype for Business
18 10 (11.49%) IIS
18 10 (11.49%) Clustering
18 10 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (11.49%) Software Testing
19 9 (10.34%) QA
19 9 (10.34%) Test Scripting

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (11.49%) IIS
1 10 (11.49%) Skype for Business
2 7 (8.05%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.45%) Apache
3 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.30%) JBoss
4 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.15%) Confluence
5 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (28.74%) Office 365
2 11 (12.64%) IaaS
3 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (4.60%) PaaS
6 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (26.44%) DNS
2 18 (20.69%) Firewall
3 9 (10.34%) Skype
4 8 (9.20%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.60%) DHCP
5 4 (4.60%) Kerberos
5 4 (4.60%) LDAP
5 4 (4.60%) PBX
5 4 (4.60%) PSTN
5 4 (4.60%) SAN
5 4 (4.60%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.30%) VoIP
7 1 (1.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.75%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.60%) Big Data
4 2 (2.30%) InfluxDB
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.75%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.60%) Selenium
4 1 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.15%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.15%) JIRA
4 1 (1.15%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (13.79%) Games
2 9 (10.34%) Finance
3 6 (6.90%) French Language
4 5 (5.75%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.30%) German Language
5 2 (2.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.75%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (1.15%) .NET
2 1 (1.15%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Cyberthreat
2 10 (11.49%) Clustering
3 5 (5.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (5.75%) PKI
4 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.60%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.15%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (57.47%) Windows Server
3 30 (34.48%) Linux
3 30 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (19.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (6.90%) Solaris
6 6 (6.90%) Unix
7 5 (5.75%) AIX
7 5 (5.75%) CentOS
7 5 (5.75%) HPUX
7 5 (5.75%) IRIX
7 5 (5.75%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.60%) Windows 2000
8 4 (4.60%) Windows Vista
8 4 (4.60%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.15%) Android
9 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.09%) High Availability
2 13 (14.94%) SIEM
3 11 (12.64%) Analytics
4 10 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (11.49%) Software Testing
5 9 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
5 9 (10.34%) Non-Functional Testing
5 9 (10.34%) QA Automation
5 9 (10.34%) Scrum
5 9 (10.34%) Test Automation
5 9 (10.34%) Test Scripting
5 9 (10.34%) Test Strategy
6 8 (9.20%) Load Testing
7 7 (8.05%) Data Management
7 7 (8.05%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (8.05%) Presales
8 6 (6.90%) ITIL
8 6 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.39%) SQL
2 7 (8.05%) C#
3 6 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.75%) C
4 5 (5.75%) VB
5 1 (1.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) CISSP
2 6 (6.90%) MCSE
2 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.75%) CEH
3 5 (5.75%) GCIA
3 5 (5.75%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.15%) Degree
5 1 (1.15%) MCP
5 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 45 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 22 (25.29%) Hyper-V
3 15 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (6.90%) vSphere
6 4 (4.60%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.30%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.30%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (8.05%) Backup Exec
1 7 (8.05%) NetBackup
2 5 (5.75%) vCenter Server
2 5 (5.75%) vMotion
3 4 (4.60%) SCCM
3 4 (4.60%) SCOM
3 4 (4.60%) SCVMM
4 3 (3.45%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.30%) Grafana
5 2 (2.30%) Graphite
5 2 (2.30%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.15%) Kibana
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (50.57%) Microsoft
2 30 (34.48%) VMware
3 9 (10.34%) Cisco
4 8 (9.20%) LogRhythm
5 7 (8.05%) arcserve
5 7 (8.05%) CommVault
5 7 (8.05%) EMC
5 7 (8.05%) NetApp
5 7 (8.05%) Veeam
6 5 (5.75%) Apple
6 5 (5.75%) Google
6 5 (5.75%) Sun
7 4 (4.60%) HP
8 3 (3.45%) Veritas
9 1 (1.15%) CA
9 1 (1.15%) Juniper
9 1 (1.15%) Mitel
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £26000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
LogRhythm
Salary: Up to £40kpa + 5% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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