The median annual salary for a Windows Support Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 27 June 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
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 251 236 248
Rank change year-on-year -15 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 13 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.21% 0.25% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.26% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 30
Median salary £35,000 £33,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,950 £35,000 £37,750
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £31,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -6.45% +8.77%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6029 6586 7877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.23% 96.22% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4930 5599 6495
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Windows Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Support Engineer in the East of England

Windows Support 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 Support Engineer in the East of England.

Salary trend for Windows Support Engineer in the East of England

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Support Engineer in the East of England

Windows Support 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 Support Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +5 9 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire -20 3 £40,500 +30.64%
Hertfordshire -12 1 £35,000 +59.09% 1
Windows Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 East of England region featuring Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
3 18 (75.00%) DHCP
3 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
5 14 (58.33%) DNS
6 12 (50.00%) Office 365
6 12 (50.00%) Firewall
7 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
8 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
8 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
9 9 (37.50%) VMware
9 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (33.33%) VLAN
11 7 (29.17%) Veeam
11 7 (29.17%) Linux
11 7 (29.17%) ITIL
11 7 (29.17%) Windows 10
12 6 (25.00%) VoIP
12 6 (25.00%) Cisco
12 6 (25.00%) Blackberry
12 6 (25.00%) Backup Exec
12 6 (25.00%) Wireless
12 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (20.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 5 (20.83%) Windows Vista
13 5 (20.83%) NETGEAR
13 5 (20.83%) Draytek

Windows Support 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 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (20.83%) Skype for Business
3 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.33%) IIS
4 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.17%) Apache
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (20.83%) MS Visio
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.33%) PaaS
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) DHCP
2 14 (58.33%) DNS
3 12 (50.00%) Firewall
4 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
5 8 (33.33%) VLAN
6 6 (25.00%) VoIP
6 6 (25.00%) Wireless
7 3 (12.50%) PBX
7 3 (12.50%) VPN
8 2 (8.33%) ISDN
8 2 (8.33%) LAN
8 2 (8.33%) LDAP
8 2 (8.33%) MPLS
8 2 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (8.33%) SMTP
8 2 (8.33%) WAN
9 1 (4.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.17%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (29.17%) Linux
5 7 (29.17%) Windows 10
6 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Vista
8 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X
9 3 (12.50%) Mac OS
9 3 (12.50%) Mac OS X Server
9 3 (12.50%) Unix
10 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
3 2 (8.33%) Coaching
3 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (8.33%) Line Management
3 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.67%) MCSA
2 4 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) LPIC
3 2 (8.33%) MCP
3 2 (8.33%) RHCE
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) MCITP
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.17%) XenApp
6 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 5 (20.83%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (8.33%) Puppet
4 1 (4.17%) SCCM
4 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) VMware
3 7 (29.17%) Veeam
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco
5 5 (20.83%) 3Com
5 5 (20.83%) Dell
5 5 (20.83%) D-Link
5 5 (20.83%) Draytek
5 5 (20.83%) HP
5 5 (20.83%) Linksys
5 5 (20.83%) Meraki
5 5 (20.83%) NETGEAR
5 5 (20.83%) Symantec
6 3 (12.50%) Citrix
7 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
7 2 (8.33%) F5
8 1 (4.17%) Acronis
8 1 (4.17%) Apple
8 1 (4.17%) IBM
8 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard
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