Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Windows Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 204 232
Rank change year-on-year -13 +28 -101
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 38 93 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.61% 1.07% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 1.12% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 33 91 113
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +9.09% +18.46%
10th Percentile £23,400 £23,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £72,500 £58,500
South East median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +11.43% -9.09% +13.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 5980 8326 10623
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.48% 95.64% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4793 6524 8430
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,825 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Windows Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Windows Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +12 11 £39,000 -18.75%
Maidenhead +27 8 £45,000 - 1
Reading -4 6 £30,000 -14.29%
Bracknell -3 5 £40,000 -8.57%
Newbury -12 3 £31,500 -10.00%
Wokingham - 3 £39,000 -
Windsor - 2 £23,250 -
Windows Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (78.95%) Windows Server
3 25 (65.79%) Active Directory
4 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 14 (36.84%) Linux
6 13 (34.21%) VMware
6 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
7 12 (31.58%) Firewall
7 12 (31.58%) SQL
7 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
8 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
9 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (26.32%) SIEM
9 10 (26.32%) Proactive Monitoring
10 8 (21.05%) Cyberthreat
10 8 (21.05%) Office 365
10 8 (21.05%) LogRhythm
10 8 (21.05%) Cisco
10 8 (21.05%) Games
11 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Office
12 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (13.16%) Windows 10
13 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (13.16%) IIS
14 4 (10.53%) Symantec
14 4 (10.53%) ITIL
14 4 (10.53%) DNS
14 4 (10.53%) SCVMM
14 4 (10.53%) Windows 7

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 5 (13.16%) IIS
2 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.26%) Confluence
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.63%) JBoss
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (21.05%) Office 365
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.89%) IaaS
4 1 (2.63%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) Firewall
2 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.53%) DNS
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
4 2 (5.26%) SAN
4 2 (5.26%) Skype
4 2 (5.26%) VoIP
5 1 (2.63%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) Internet
5 1 (2.63%) POP3
5 1 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.63%) SMTP
5 1 (2.63%) VLAN
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
5 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (21.05%) Games
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Automotive
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (2.63%) PRADO
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.63%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (7.89%) Clustering
2 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Replication
3 2 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.63%) Handset
4 1 (2.63%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (78.95%) Windows Server
3 14 (36.84%) Linux
4 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (13.16%) Windows 10
7 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.26%) Mac OS
8 2 (5.26%) Unix
9 1 (2.63%) Android
9 1 (2.63%) CentOS
9 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Proactive Monitoring
1 10 (26.32%) SIEM
2 4 (10.53%) ITIL
3 3 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (5.26%) Change Control
4 2 (5.26%) DevOps
4 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.26%) Presales
4 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) Security Operations
4 2 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (2.63%) Low Latency
5 1 (2.63%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.63%) SDLC
5 1 (2.63%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (2.63%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) PHP
3 1 (2.63%) Python
3 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) CISSP
1 1 (2.63%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 25 (65.79%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.63%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCVMM
2 3 (7.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.63%) Nagios
4 1 (2.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.63%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
1 13 (34.21%) VMware
2 8 (21.05%) Cisco
2 8 (21.05%) LogRhythm
3 4 (10.53%) Symantec
4 3 (7.89%) Citrix
5 2 (5.26%) Apple
5 2 (5.26%) Juniper
5 2 (5.26%) NetApp
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle
6 1 (2.63%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (2.63%) Altiris
6 1 (2.63%) Epicor
6 1 (2.63%) F5
6 1 (2.63%) Forcepoint
6 1 (2.63%) Google
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) Veritas