Period
to 19 September 2019

The median annual salary for a Windows Engineer was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

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

Windows Engineer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 127 165 190
Rank change year-on-year +38 +25 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 24 42 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.93% 1.01% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.03% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 24 51 26
Hertfordshire median annual salary £26,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.75% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £33,750 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -13.46% -2.50% +14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 2,467 4,059 4,004
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 97.81% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,876 3,212 3,420
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -2.17%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,070 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.17% +0.15% -

Windows Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Engineer in Hertfordshire

Windows Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Engineer in Hertfordshire

Windows Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Engineer in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Engineer in Hertfordshire

Windows Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 2019. 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
Watford +28 17 £26,500 -41.11% 2
Hatfield - 4 £57,500 - 1
Borehamwood +20 1 £35,000 +34.62%
Letchworth - 1 £32,500 -
Stevenage - 1 £24,500 -
Windows Engineer
East of England

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Windows Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) SCCM
3 18 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (29.17%) ITIL
5 6 (25.00%) DHCP
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (20.83%) Azure
6 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (16.67%) Migration
7 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 3 (12.50%) Citrix
8 3 (12.50%) Thin Client
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (12.50%) VMware
8 3 (12.50%) DNS
8 3 (12.50%) Firewall
8 3 (12.50%) vSphere
8 3 (12.50%) XenApp
8 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
8 3 (12.50%) WSUS
8 3 (12.50%) Fat Client
8 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (12.50%) Service-Level Objective
8 3 (12.50%) Office 365
9 2 (8.33%) Technology Roadmap
9 2 (8.33%) Strategic Roadmap

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Azure
2 3 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (4.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) MPLS
3 2 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 3 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 2 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (29.17%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (12.50%) Service-Level Objective
5 2 (8.33%) Disk Encryption
5 2 (8.33%) Ergonomics
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) SIEM
5 2 (8.33%) Strategic Roadmap
5 2 (8.33%) Technology Roadmap
6 1 (4.17%) Break/Fix
6 1 (4.17%) Line Management
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) OOP
6 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) vSphere
2 3 (12.50%) XenApp
2 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (79.17%) SCCM
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (12.50%) WSUS
4 1 (4.17%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Citrix
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Dell
3 2 (8.33%) Meraki
3 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
3 2 (8.33%) Veeam
4 1 (4.17%) Remedy