Period
to 24 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Windows Support Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 224 292
Rank change year-on-year -33 +68 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 13 45 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.19% 0.68% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.71% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 44 32
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +30.91%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £55,000 £54,500
South East median annual salary £30,000 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% -11.43% +16.67%

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 6,524 6,340 9,074
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.20% 95.35% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5,277 5,128 7,358
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £28,088
90th Percentile £72,500 £74,750 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Windows Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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 6 months to 24 June 2018. 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
Reading +10 4 £37,500 -16.67%
Bracknell -15 3 £26,000 -35.00%
Maidenhead -50 3 £45,000 -
Wokingham - 3 £37,500 -
Windows Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, Windows Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
4 7 (53.85%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) Firewall
6 4 (30.77%) Office 365
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 4 (30.77%) IIS
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
7 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
7 3 (23.08%) Games
7 3 (23.08%) VMware
7 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
7 3 (23.08%) SIEM
7 3 (23.08%) Skype
7 3 (23.08%) Proactive Monitoring
7 3 (23.08%) LogRhythm
7 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
7 3 (23.08%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (15.38%) Opsview
8 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (15.38%) Apple
8 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft

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 4 (30.77%) IIS
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
3 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 3 (23.08%) Skype
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (7.69%) EPoS
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
2 3 (23.08%) Proactive Monitoring
2 3 (23.08%) SIEM
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
4 1 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
4 1 (7.69%) Tech Ops
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Opsview
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) LogRhythm
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Apple
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix