Period
to 17 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Windows Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

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

Windows Engineer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 176 178 178
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 7 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.22% 0.14% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.14% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 16
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.67% -25.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £38,750 £22,300 £28,750
90th Percentile £47,000 £34,500 £44,375
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +41.67% -20.00% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3,093 3,527 4,048
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.33% 96.68% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,212 2,627 3,091
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,900
90th Percentile £76,250 £68,750 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Windows Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Engineer in Birmingham

Windows Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Windows Engineer in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, Windows 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 Birmingham region featuring Windows Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Office 365
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) vSphere
6 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
6 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
6 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (14.29%) SCCM
6 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (14.29%) vMotion
6 1 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 1 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) Replication
6 1 (14.29%) Google
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp