The median annual salary for a Windows Support Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Windows Support Engineer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 206 199
Rank change year-on-year +54 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 31 16 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.92% 0.32% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.34% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 37
Median salary £40,000 £30,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.14% +10.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £44,800
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £29,900
% change year-on-year -6.66% +0.33%  

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 3208 4724 5222
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.02% 94.71% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2602 3865 3870
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 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Windows Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Support Engineer in Berkshire

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Support Engineer in Berkshire

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Support Engineer in Berkshire

Windows Support 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 Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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 +39 12 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Maidenhead +9 8 £40,000 +77.77%
Newbury +16 4 £27,500 -11.29%
Bracknell +10 3 £40,000 +37.93%
Windows Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region featuring Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (60.38%) Active Directory
2 32 (60.38%) Windows Server
3 29 (54.72%) Linux
4 17 (32.08%) VMware
5 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
5 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (26.42%) SIEM
6 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
7 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
7 13 (24.53%) Games
7 13 (24.53%) Cyberthreat
7 13 (24.53%) Analytics
7 13 (24.53%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (20.75%) Firewall
9 11 (20.75%) CISSP
10 10 (18.87%) SQL
10 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
11 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
12 8 (15.09%) DNS
12 8 (15.09%) French Language
12 8 (15.09%) Presales
13 7 (13.21%) ZeroMQ
13 7 (13.21%) LogRhythm
13 7 (13.21%) CEH
13 7 (13.21%) Google
13 7 (13.21%) GCIA
13 7 (13.21%) NoSQL

Windows Support 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 (24.53%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.66%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
3 2 (3.77%) JBoss
3 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) Firewall
2 8 (15.09%) DNS
2 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.66%) Network Security
4 2 (3.77%) DHCP
5 1 (1.89%) NAS
5 1 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.32%) Big Data
3 6 (11.32%) InfluxDB
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 13 (24.53%) Games
2 8 (15.09%) French Language
3 7 (13.21%) Italian Language
4 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
5 4 (7.55%) German Language
6 2 (3.77%) Publishing
7 1 (1.89%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) ZeroMQ
2 3 (5.66%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Clustering
2 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (60.38%) Windows Server
3 29 (54.72%) Linux
4 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
7 7 (13.21%) CentOS
7 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (11.32%) Solaris
8 6 (11.32%) Unix
9 5 (9.43%) AIX
9 5 (9.43%) HPUX
9 5 (9.43%) IRIX
10 4 (7.55%) Windows 2000
10 4 (7.55%) Windows Vista
10 4 (7.55%) Windows XP
11 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) SIEM
2 13 (24.53%) Analytics
3 8 (15.09%) Presales
4 7 (13.21%) Data Protection
5 6 (11.32%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (11.32%) Digital Forensics
6 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.43%) Data Management
7 3 (5.66%) Event Correlation
7 3 (5.66%) High Availability
7 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (5.66%) Time Management
8 1 (1.89%) Cyber Intelligence
8 1 (1.89%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) SQL
2 7 (13.21%) C
3 3 (5.66%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) CISSP
2 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (13.21%) CEH
3 7 (13.21%) GCIA
3 7 (13.21%) MCSE
4 5 (9.43%) MCP
5 3 (5.66%) Degree
6 2 (3.77%) MCSA
7 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 32 (60.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.32%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.66%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) Grafana
1 6 (11.32%) Graphite
2 4 (7.55%) Backup Exec
2 4 (7.55%) NetBackup
3 3 (5.66%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (5.66%) Kibana
4 2 (3.77%) SCCM
5 1 (1.89%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) VMware
2 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.21%) Apple
3 7 (13.21%) Google
3 7 (13.21%) LogRhythm
4 5 (9.43%) arcserve
4 5 (9.43%) EMC
4 5 (9.43%) HP
4 5 (9.43%) Sun
4 5 (9.43%) Veeam
4 5 (9.43%) Veritas
5 4 (7.55%) Cisco
5 4 (7.55%) CommVault
6 2 (3.77%) Citrix
6 2 (3.77%) NetApp
7 1 (1.89%) CA
7 1 (1.89%) IBM
7 1 (1.89%) Juniper
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle
7 1 (1.89%) Sage
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago