The median annual salary for a Windows Support Engineer was £40,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 124 128
Rank change year-on-year -20 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 3 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.15% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Median salary £40,500 £31,000 £23,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.64% +33.33%  
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 Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1886 1815 2092
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 97.07% 96.90% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1529 1733
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Windows Support 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 Support Engineer within the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridge -12 3 £40,500 +30.64%
Windows Support Engineer
East of England

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

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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) LDAP
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (50.00%) RHCE
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) LPIC
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) Line Management
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Windows Support 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) LPIC
2 2 (50.00%) RHCE
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix