Period
to 22 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Windows Engineer was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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

Windows Engineer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 174 136
Rank change year-on-year +7 -38 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 14 36 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.45% 0.86% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.88% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 32 31
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £28,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.75% +2.56% -13.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £35,000 £17,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £56,250 £47,000
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +11.84% +8.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 3,061 4,085 3,161
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.33% 97.03% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2,184 3,075 2,631
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +1.12%

Windows Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Windows Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Windows Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Engineer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Windows Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Cambridge +17 14 £28,500 -28.75% 3
Windows Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Windows Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) Service Management
4 7 (50.00%) Firewall
4 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (50.00%) Publishing
4 7 (50.00%) HP
4 7 (50.00%) Intranet
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (50.00%) Mitel
4 7 (50.00%) IP Telephony
4 7 (50.00%) WatchGuard
4 7 (50.00%) ProCurve
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
6 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (28.57%) VMware
7 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 3 (21.43%) iPhone
8 3 (21.43%) Python
8 3 (21.43%) IIS
8 3 (21.43%) .NET
8 3 (21.43%) Web Services

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) SaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
1 7 (50.00%) Intranet
1 7 (50.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (50.00%) Publishing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) iPhone
2 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Service Management
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) HP
2 7 (50.00%) Mitel
2 7 (50.00%) ProCurve
2 7 (50.00%) WatchGuard
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Samsung
5 1 (7.14%) WorldPay