The median annual salary for a Windows Support Engineer was £43,750 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 Support Engineer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 190 190
Rank change year-on-year +23 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 15 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.45% 0.38% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.39% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 31
Median salary £43,750 £37,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.24% +48.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £31,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -6.45% +8.77%  

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 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 27 June 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 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
Reading +25 6 £48,750 -9.72%
Maidenhead +19 5 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Slough +9 4 £42,500 -1.16%
Windows Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (64.44%) Active Directory
3 27 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 22 (48.89%) Linux
5 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
8 13 (28.89%) SIEM
9 12 (26.67%) Cyberthreat
9 12 (26.67%) Firewall
9 12 (26.67%) Games
9 12 (26.67%) VMware
10 11 (24.44%) SQL
10 11 (24.44%) CISSP
10 11 (24.44%) Analytics
10 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (22.22%) DNS
12 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
13 8 (17.78%) Hyper-V
13 8 (17.78%) LogRhythm
14 7 (15.56%) Elasticsearch
14 7 (15.56%) VMware ESXi
15 6 (13.33%) French Language
15 6 (13.33%) Solaris
15 6 (13.33%) Clustering
15 6 (13.33%) Presales
16 5 (11.11%) IRIX
16 5 (11.11%) GCIA
16 5 (11.11%) CEH

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 7 (15.56%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (11.11%) IIS
3 2 (4.44%) Apache
3 2 (4.44%) JBoss
3 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Office 365
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) Firewall
2 10 (22.22%) DNS
3 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.44%) VoIP
5 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.89%) Big Data
4 2 (4.44%) InfluxDB
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 12 (26.67%) Games
2 6 (13.33%) French Language
3 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.44%) German Language
4 2 (4.44%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (2.22%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (13.33%) Clustering
3 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 22 (48.89%) Linux
4 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (13.33%) Solaris
8 5 (11.11%) AIX
8 5 (11.11%) CentOS
8 5 (11.11%) HPUX
8 5 (11.11%) IRIX
8 5 (11.11%) Unix
8 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
9 4 (8.89%) Windows 2000
9 4 (8.89%) Windows Vista
9 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) SIEM
2 11 (24.44%) Analytics
3 6 (13.33%) Presales
4 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.11%) High Availability
5 4 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (8.89%) Digital Forensics
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (6.67%) Data Management
6 3 (6.67%) Data Security
6 3 (6.67%) Time Management
7 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.22%) Cyber Intelligence
8 1 (2.22%) Event Correlation
8 1 (2.22%) Proactive Monitoring
8 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) C
3 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) CISSP
2 5 (11.11%) CEH
2 5 (11.11%) GCIA
2 5 (11.11%) MCSE
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) MCP
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 29 (64.44%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.78%) Hyper-V
3 7 (15.56%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.44%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 3 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 3 (6.67%) SCVMM
2 2 (4.44%) Grafana
2 2 (4.44%) Graphite
2 2 (4.44%) Prometheus
3 1 (2.22%) Kibana
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.67%) VMware
3 8 (17.78%) LogRhythm
4 5 (11.11%) Apple
4 5 (11.11%) Google
4 5 (11.11%) Sun
5 3 (6.67%) arcserve
5 3 (6.67%) CommVault
5 3 (6.67%) EMC
5 3 (6.67%) HP
5 3 (6.67%) Veeam
5 3 (6.67%) Veritas
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco
6 2 (4.44%) NetApp
7 1 (2.22%) CA
7 1 (2.22%) Juniper
Maidenhead, Berkshire
LogRhythm
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