The median annual salary for a Windows Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 171 149
Rank change year-on-year +48 -22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 57 50 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.69% 1.00% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 1.05% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 57 41 77
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £29,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +11.94%  

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 3205 4758 5225
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.05% 94.80% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2589 3888 3873
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 £27,000 £28,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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
Reading +46 19 £47,500 -1.04% 2
Maidenhead +19 12 £45,000 +100.00%
Bracknell +13 9 £52,500 +21.38% 1
Newbury +10 6 £27,500 -11.29%
Wokingham - 3 £37,000 - 1
Windows Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (59.09%) Windows Server
3 49 (55.68%) Active Directory
4 37 (42.05%) VMware
5 36 (40.91%) Linux
6 35 (39.77%) Microsoft
7 33 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (26.14%) DNS
9 22 (25.00%) Office 365
10 21 (23.86%) SQL Server
10 21 (23.86%) MS Excel
11 20 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (20.45%) Hyper-V
13 16 (18.18%) Firewall
14 14 (15.91%) SIEM
15 13 (14.77%) Analytics
15 13 (14.77%) Elasticsearch
15 13 (14.77%) Cyberthreat
15 13 (14.77%) Games
15 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (13.64%) High Availability
17 11 (12.50%) Windows 7
17 11 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (12.50%) CISSP
17 11 (12.50%) IIS
17 11 (12.50%) SQL
18 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
18 10 (11.36%) Skype for Business
19 9 (10.23%) Veeam
19 9 (10.23%) Presales

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 13 (14.77%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (12.50%) IIS
3 10 (11.36%) Skype for Business
4 4 (4.55%) Apache
4 4 (4.55%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.27%) JBoss
6 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (23.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (25.00%) Office 365
2 8 (9.09%) IaaS
3 7 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (5.68%) PaaS
5 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (26.14%) DNS
2 16 (18.18%) Firewall
3 8 (9.09%) Skype
3 8 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.95%) DHCP
5 5 (5.68%) Kerberos
5 5 (5.68%) LDAP
5 5 (5.68%) PBX
5 5 (5.68%) PSTN
5 5 (5.68%) SAN
5 5 (5.68%) Unified Communications
6 3 (3.41%) Network Security
7 1 (1.14%) LAN
7 1 (1.14%) NAS
7 1 (1.14%) VPN
7 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.95%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.82%) Big Data
3 6 (6.82%) InfluxDB
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (2.27%) Axure RP
1 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (14.77%) Games
2 8 (9.09%) French Language
3 7 (7.95%) Italian Language
4 5 (5.68%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.55%) German Language
6 3 (3.41%) Finance
7 2 (2.27%) Publishing
8 1 (1.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.95%) ZeroMQ
2 3 (3.41%) Regular Expression
3 2 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (9.09%) Clustering
3 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (4.55%) PKI
5 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.14%) iPad
7 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (59.09%) Windows Server
3 36 (40.91%) Linux
4 33 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 7 (7.95%) CentOS
9 6 (6.82%) Solaris
9 6 (6.82%) Unix
10 5 (5.68%) AIX
10 5 (5.68%) HPUX
10 5 (5.68%) IRIX
11 4 (4.55%) Windows 2000
11 4 (4.55%) Windows Vista
11 4 (4.55%) Windows XP
12 3 (3.41%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.91%) SIEM
2 13 (14.77%) Analytics
3 12 (13.64%) High Availability
4 9 (10.23%) Data Management
4 9 (10.23%) Presales
5 7 (7.95%) Data Protection
5 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (6.82%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (6.82%) Digital Forensics
7 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.68%) Identity Management
8 4 (4.55%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.55%) Fault Analysis
8 4 (4.55%) Network Design
8 4 (4.55%) OWASP
8 4 (4.55%) Problem Management
8 4 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (3.41%) ITIL
9 3 (3.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.50%) SQL
2 7 (7.95%) C
3 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.55%) VB
4 3 (3.41%) C#
4 3 (3.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (12.50%) CISSP
2 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (9.09%) MCSE
4 7 (7.95%) CEH
4 7 (7.95%) GCIA
5 5 (5.68%) MCP
6 3 (3.41%) Degree
7 2 (2.27%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.27%) MCSA
7 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (55.68%) Active Directory
2 18 (20.45%) Hyper-V
3 11 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 6 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (5.68%) Terminal Services
6 5 (5.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 8 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 7 (7.95%) SCCM
3 6 (6.82%) Grafana
3 6 (6.82%) Graphite
4 5 (5.68%) SCOM
5 4 (4.55%) vMotion
6 3 (3.41%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (3.41%) Kibana
7 1 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (42.05%) VMware
2 35 (39.77%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.23%) arcserve
3 9 (10.23%) Cisco
3 9 (10.23%) EMC
3 9 (10.23%) Veeam
4 8 (9.09%) CommVault
5 7 (7.95%) Apple
5 7 (7.95%) Google
5 7 (7.95%) LogRhythm
6 6 (6.82%) NetApp
7 5 (5.68%) HP
7 5 (5.68%) Sun
7 5 (5.68%) Veritas
8 2 (2.27%) Citrix
8 2 (2.27%) Mitel
9 1 (1.14%) CA
9 1 (1.14%) IBM
9 1 (1.14%) Juniper
9 1 (1.14%) Sage
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