Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Windows Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 280 287 301
Rank change year-on-year +7 +14 -88
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 79 86 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.65% 0.69% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.71% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 83 77 70
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,400 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +10.67%

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 11,707 12,122 13,681
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.82% 97.08% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8,972 9,785 11,335
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +22 47 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Cambridgeshire -17 20 £45,000 +8.43%
Bedfordshire +18 13 £45,000 -
Essex +15 1 £20,000 -42.86% 1
Suffolk - 1 £34,000 -
Windows Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 70 (88.61%) Windows Server
3 61 (77.22%) Microsoft
4 59 (74.68%) Active Directory
5 41 (51.90%) VMware
6 40 (50.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 39 (49.37%) PowerShell
8 33 (41.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 30 (37.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 29 (36.71%) Data Centre
11 26 (32.91%) MCSE
12 25 (31.65%) Microsoft Azure
12 25 (31.65%) Amazon AWS
13 21 (26.58%) Hyper-V
13 21 (26.58%) MCITP
14 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (25.32%) ITIL
14 20 (25.32%) DevOps
15 19 (24.05%) Python
15 19 (24.05%) DNS
15 19 (24.05%) DHCP
15 19 (24.05%) SAN
15 19 (24.05%) SCCM
16 18 (22.78%) MCP
17 17 (21.52%) SCOM
18 16 (20.25%) MS Exchange
18 16 (20.25%) Finance
19 15 (18.99%) Office 365
20 14 (17.72%) Infrastructure Transformation
20 14 (17.72%) SQL Server

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 (20.25%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.80%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (31.65%) Amazon AWS
1 25 (31.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (18.99%) Office 365
3 6 (7.59%) SaaS
4 5 (6.33%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (5.06%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.53%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) DHCP
1 19 (24.05%) DNS
1 19 (24.05%) SAN
2 11 (13.92%) TCP/IP
3 9 (11.39%) Firewall
4 7 (8.86%) VPN
5 3 (3.80%) WAN
6 2 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.53%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.53%) LAN
6 2 (2.53%) VLAN
7 1 (1.27%) Internet
7 1 (1.27%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.27%) SMS
7 1 (1.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MSI
General
1 16 (20.25%) Finance
2 13 (16.46%) Banking
3 3 (3.80%) Legal
4 2 (2.53%) Electronics
4 2 (2.53%) Local Government
5 1 (1.27%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) .NET
1 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (36.71%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.86%) Public Cloud
3 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.80%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.80%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.80%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.53%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.53%) NHS
6 2 (2.53%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.27%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 70 (88.61%) Windows Server
3 30 (37.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (16.46%) Linux
6 11 (13.92%) Windows 10
6 11 (13.92%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.80%) Mac OS
7 3 (3.80%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) DevOps
1 20 (25.32%) ITIL
2 14 (17.72%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 13 (16.46%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (13.92%) E-Commerce
5 6 (7.59%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (6.33%) Analytical Thinking
6 5 (6.33%) Information Security
6 5 (6.33%) Memory Management
6 5 (6.33%) Software Engineering
6 5 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.33%) The Twelve-Factor App
7 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.06%) Migration
8 3 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.80%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.80%) Project Management
8 3 (3.80%) Runbook
8 3 (3.80%) Tech Ops
9 2 (2.53%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 39 (49.37%) PowerShell
2 19 (24.05%) Python
3 11 (13.92%) SQL
4 2 (2.53%) C#
4 2 (2.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 40 (50.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (32.91%) MCSE
3 21 (26.58%) MCITP
4 18 (22.78%) MCP
5 5 (6.33%) Degree
5 5 (6.33%) MCSA
6 4 (5.06%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (5.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.53%) CCNA
7 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.27%) CCA
8 1 (1.27%) CCNP
8 1 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (6.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (74.68%) Active Directory
2 33 (41.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (26.58%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.13%) XenApp
5 5 (6.33%) Xen
6 4 (5.06%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (24.05%) SCCM
2 17 (21.52%) SCOM
3 11 (13.92%) Ansible
3 11 (13.92%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (13.92%) Puppet
4 5 (6.33%) Backup Exec
5 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.27%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 61 (77.22%) Microsoft
2 41 (51.90%) VMware
3 12 (15.19%) Citrix
4 6 (7.59%) Google
5 5 (6.33%) NetApp
6 4 (5.06%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.80%) Dell
8 2 (2.53%) Cisco
9 1 (1.27%) Apple
9 1 (1.27%) HP
9 1 (1.27%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (1.27%) Samsung
9 1 (1.27%) Twitter
9 1 (1.27%) Veeam