Period
to 14 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Windows Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

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

Windows Engineer
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 252 281 275
Rank change year-on-year +29 -6 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 76 79 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.74% 0.65% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.67% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 82 74 83
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +6.87%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £49,750 £55,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 9,926 11,748 12,822
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 96.98% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7,568 9,647 10,645
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%

Windows Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Engineer in the East of England

Windows Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Windows Engineer in the East of England

Windows Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Engineer in the East of England

Windows Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Engineer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. 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
Hertfordshire +29 49 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Cambridgeshire +17 19 £33,500 -16.25% 4
Bedfordshire +3 10 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Essex +7 1 £20,000 -51.22% 2
Windows Engineer
England

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 East of England region featuring Windows Engineer in the job title.

1 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (68.42%) Active Directory
3 45 (59.21%) Windows Server
4 39 (51.32%) Microsoft
5 30 (39.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 28 (36.84%) PowerShell
7 26 (34.21%) VMware
8 22 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (27.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
11 19 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
11 19 (25.00%) Firewall
11 19 (25.00%) SCCM
11 19 (25.00%) Hyper-V
12 17 (22.37%) Office 365
13 16 (21.05%) Windows 7
13 16 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (21.05%) Management Information System
13 16 (21.05%) SQL
13 16 (21.05%) MS Exchange
14 15 (19.74%) DHCP
14 15 (19.74%) Windows 10
15 14 (18.42%) DNS
16 13 (17.11%) Backup Exec
16 13 (17.11%) VPN
16 13 (17.11%) ITIL
16 13 (17.11%) Mentoring
16 13 (17.11%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (17.11%) Cloud Computing
17 12 (15.79%) LAN

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 16 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.26%) IIS
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.37%) Office 365
2 13 (17.11%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (17.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (14.47%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.26%) Mimecast
4 4 (5.26%) SaaS
5 2 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.00%) Firewall
2 15 (19.74%) DHCP
3 14 (18.42%) DNS
4 13 (17.11%) VPN
5 12 (15.79%) LAN
6 10 (13.16%) WAN
7 9 (11.84%) iSCSI
7 9 (11.84%) VLAN
8 7 (9.21%) Intranet
8 7 (9.21%) IP Telephony
8 7 (9.21%) SAN
9 2 (2.63%) ADSL
9 2 (2.63%) NAS
9 2 (2.63%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MSI
General
1 7 (9.21%) Publishing
2 6 (7.89%) Finance
3 4 (5.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) .NET
1 4 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (1.32%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.32%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.58%) Driving Licence
3 5 (6.58%) Public Cloud
4 4 (5.26%) iPhone
4 4 (5.26%) NHS
4 4 (5.26%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.32%) Life Science
5 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (59.21%) Windows Server
3 22 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (27.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (21.05%) Windows 7
6 15 (19.74%) Windows 10
7 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (7.89%) Linux
9 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
10 3 (3.95%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (39.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (17.11%) ITIL
2 13 (17.11%) Mentoring
3 11 (14.47%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (11.84%) Change Management
5 8 (10.53%) Service Management
6 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (5.26%) DevOps
7 4 (5.26%) Information Security
7 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 4 (5.26%) Project Management
8 3 (3.95%) Server Building
9 2 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.63%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.63%) Migration
9 2 (2.63%) Web Filtering
10 1 (1.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.32%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (36.84%) PowerShell
2 16 (21.05%) SQL
3 8 (10.53%) Python
4 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.26%) MCITP
2 4 (5.26%) MCP
2 4 (5.26%) MCSE
3 3 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 52 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 19 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 16 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.95%) XenApp
5 2 (2.63%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.32%) Firmware
6 1 (1.32%) vSphere
6 1 (1.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (25.00%) SCCM
2 13 (17.11%) Backup Exec
3 7 (9.21%) SCOM
4 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.32%) Ansible
5 1 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Nagios
5 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.32%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (51.32%) Microsoft
2 26 (34.21%) VMware
3 9 (11.84%) Dell
3 9 (11.84%) WatchGuard
4 7 (9.21%) HP
4 7 (9.21%) Mitel
4 7 (9.21%) ProCurve
5 5 (6.58%) Apple
6 4 (5.26%) NetApp
6 4 (5.26%) Samsung
6 4 (5.26%) Sophos
7 3 (3.95%) Citrix
7 3 (3.95%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.63%) Avaya
9 1 (1.32%) Google
9 1 (1.32%) Splunk
9 1 (1.32%) Twitter
9 1 (1.32%) WorldPay