The median annual salary for a Windows Support Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 136 132
Rank change year-on-year +13 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.058% 0.046% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.047% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £25,000 £31,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.35% -10.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £29,900
% change year-on-year -6.66% +0.33%  

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 1652 2129 2067
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.49% 97.35% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 1665 1699
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) NHS
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) MCSA
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) MCP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Life Science
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010

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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix