Period
to 17 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Windows Engineer was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

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
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 272 282 289
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 80 85 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.66% 0.66% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.68% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 76 75 106
East of England median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +19.05% -16.56%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56% +6.85%

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 11662 12487 14601
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.70% 96.72% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9549 10322 12108
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 17 December 2017.

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 17 December 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire -36 35 £40,000 +3.23% 5
Hertfordshire -5 31 £47,500 +58.33% 4
Bedfordshire +38 9 £42,500 +102.38%
Essex +18 5 £23,000 -54.00%
Windows Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, Windows 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 East of England region featuring Windows Engineer in the job title.

1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (48.75%) Microsoft
3 37 (46.25%) Windows Server
4 32 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (36.25%) Active Directory
6 28 (35.00%) VMware
7 24 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (27.50%) Degree
9 20 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 20 (25.00%) Linux
9 20 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (23.75%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (22.50%) Hyper-V
12 17 (21.25%) SCCM
12 17 (21.25%) Computer Science
12 17 (21.25%) MCP
13 16 (20.00%) C++
13 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (18.75%) SQL Server
15 14 (17.50%) ITIL
15 14 (17.50%) MCITP
15 14 (17.50%) PowerShell
15 14 (17.50%) Office 365
16 13 (16.25%) DHCP
16 13 (16.25%) DNS
16 13 (16.25%) C#
17 12 (15.00%) Java
17 12 (15.00%) .NET
17 12 (15.00%) MFC
17 12 (15.00%) MCSE

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 7 (8.75%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.50%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.25%) CMS
4 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.25%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.50%) Office 365
2 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.00%) SaaS
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.25%) DHCP
1 13 (16.25%) DNS
2 10 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 8 (10.00%) Internet
4 7 (8.75%) Firewall
5 4 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (5.00%) SAN
6 2 (2.50%) LAN
6 2 (2.50%) Skype
6 2 (2.50%) VoIP
6 2 (2.50%) WAN
7 1 (1.25%) NAS
7 1 (1.25%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.25%) VLAN
7 1 (1.25%) VPN
7 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (3.75%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.25%) Hudson
3 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.25%) JUnit
3 1 (1.25%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.25%) MSI
General
1 6 (7.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.25%) Finance
3 4 (5.00%) Dutch Language
4 2 (2.50%) Military
4 2 (2.50%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Games
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.00%) .NET
1 12 (15.00%) MFC
2 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET
2 11 (13.75%) HTML
2 11 (13.75%) jQuery
3 4 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (1.25%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (21.25%) Computer Science
3 12 (15.00%) Data Centre
4 11 (13.75%) Client/Server
5 5 (6.25%) Analytical Mindset
6 4 (5.00%) Algorithms
6 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.25%) CMDB
8 1 (1.25%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (46.25%) Windows Server
3 20 (25.00%) Linux
3 20 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (13.75%) Windows 10
6 7 (8.75%) Mac OS
7 5 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.25%) Android
8 1 (1.25%) CentOS
8 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.25%) Unix
8 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (17.50%) ITIL
3 11 (13.75%) Collaborative Working
4 9 (11.25%) DevOps
5 5 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (5.00%) Analytical Thinking
6 4 (5.00%) Email Filtering
6 4 (5.00%) High Availability
6 4 (5.00%) Image Processing
6 4 (5.00%) IT Strategy
6 4 (5.00%) ITSM
6 4 (5.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (5.00%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (5.00%) Project Management
6 4 (5.00%) Service Management
6 4 (5.00%) Time Management
7 3 (3.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.75%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (2.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.00%) C++
2 14 (17.50%) PowerShell
3 13 (16.25%) C#
4 12 (15.00%) Java
5 11 (13.75%) JavaScript
5 11 (13.75%) Objective-C
5 11 (13.75%) SQL
6 2 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (1.25%) C
7 1 (1.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 32 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (27.50%) Degree
3 17 (21.25%) MCP
4 14 (17.50%) MCITP
5 12 (15.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (15.00%) MCSE
6 11 (13.75%) CCNA
6 11 (13.75%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (8.75%) MCSA
8 4 (5.00%) CCNP
8 4 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.75%) SLA
3 2 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (36.25%) Active Directory
2 19 (23.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (22.50%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.00%) Xen
5 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.25%) vCloud
6 1 (1.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (21.25%) SCCM
2 5 (6.25%) Ansible
2 5 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.25%) Puppet
2 5 (6.25%) SCOM
3 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 39 (48.75%) Microsoft
2 28 (35.00%) VMware
3 9 (11.25%) Cisco
4 5 (6.25%) Acronis
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle
5 4 (5.00%) Citrix
6 3 (3.75%) Intel
6 3 (3.75%) Sophos
7 2 (2.50%) Avaya
7 2 (2.50%) Dell
7 2 (2.50%) Google
8 1 (1.25%) Apple
8 1 (1.25%) HP
8 1 (1.25%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.25%) NEC
8 1 (1.25%) NetApp
8 1 (1.25%) Sage
8 1 (1.25%) Veeam