The median annual salary for a Windows Support Engineer was £37,750 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 30 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
London / City of London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 260 309
Rank change year-on-year +38 +49  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 6 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.042% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.044% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 15
Median salary £37,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £33,100 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £39,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,250 £30,000 £29,450
% change year-on-year -5.83% +1.86%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4963 6888 9927
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.88% 95.67% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4556 6155 8450
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Windows Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Support Engineer in the City of London

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Windows Support Engineer in the City of London

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer in the City of London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Support Engineer in the City of London

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 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 City of London region featuring Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) Clustering
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2013
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCITP
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Meraki
4 1 (14.29%) NETGEAR
4 1 (14.29%) Sophos
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