Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Windows Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 179 195
Rank change year-on-year +17 +16 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 53 35 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.16% 0.82% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.85% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 57 32 22
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -25.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £37,000 £24,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,250 £52,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +16.13% +10.71% -

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 4,453 4,121 4,674
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.61% 96.81% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3,724 3,506 3,871
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 21 June 2018.

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 21 June 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
Watford +1 14 £45,000 +74.76% 1
Hatfield - 9 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £40,000 -
St Albans - 4 £60,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -5 3 £39,000 -2.50%
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £30,000 -
Borehamwood - 1 £26,000 -
Windows Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Windows Engineer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (98.11%) Windows Server
3 42 (79.25%) Microsoft
4 35 (66.04%) Active Directory
5 34 (64.15%) PowerShell
6 32 (60.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 32 (60.38%) MCSE
7 27 (50.94%) VMware
8 25 (47.17%) Amazon AWS
9 24 (45.28%) DevOps
10 22 (41.51%) Microsoft Azure
11 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (37.74%) DHCP
12 20 (37.74%) DNS
13 19 (35.85%) SAN
13 19 (35.85%) MCP
14 17 (32.08%) Python
14 17 (32.08%) Data Centre
15 16 (30.19%) Infrastructure Transformation
16 14 (26.42%) TCP/IP
16 14 (26.42%) Puppet
16 14 (26.42%) Opscode Chef
16 14 (26.42%) Ansible
17 13 (24.53%) Citrix
18 12 (22.64%) Linux
19 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
19 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
19 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
20 10 (18.87%) MCITP
20 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008

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 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.43%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (47.17%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (41.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (16.98%) Office 365
4 8 (15.09%) SaaS
5 5 (9.43%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.74%) DHCP
1 20 (37.74%) DNS
2 19 (35.85%) SAN
3 14 (26.42%) TCP/IP
4 7 (13.21%) Firewall
5 2 (3.77%) VPN
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.89%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.89%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MSI
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
1 3 (5.66%) Legal
2 2 (3.77%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Data Centre
2 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (15.09%) Management Information System
4 6 (11.32%) Public Cloud
5 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
5 5 (9.43%) Fat Client
5 5 (9.43%) Private Cloud
5 5 (9.43%) Thin Client
6 3 (5.66%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (98.11%) Windows Server
3 12 (22.64%) Linux
4 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (16.98%) Windows 10
6 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) DevOps
2 16 (30.19%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
4 8 (15.09%) Analytical Thinking
5 7 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (11.32%) ITIL
7 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (9.43%) Memory Management
7 5 (9.43%) Migration
7 5 (9.43%) Runbook
7 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (9.43%) Tech Ops
7 5 (9.43%) The Twelve-Factor App
8 4 (7.55%) Problem Management
8 4 (7.55%) Server Building
8 4 (7.55%) Validation
9 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.89%) Business Continuity
10 1 (1.89%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 34 (64.15%) PowerShell
2 17 (32.08%) Python
3 4 (7.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (60.38%) MCSE
1 32 (60.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (35.85%) MCP
3 10 (18.87%) MCITP
4 8 (15.09%) MCSA
5 5 (9.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (9.43%) Degree
6 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.89%) CCA
7 1 (1.89%) CCNA
7 1 (1.89%) CCNP
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (15.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (66.04%) Active Directory
2 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.98%) XenApp
4 8 (15.09%) Xen
5 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
5 5 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.66%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.77%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (26.42%) Ansible
1 14 (26.42%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (26.42%) Puppet
2 7 (13.21%) SCCM
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (5.66%) SCOM
4 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 42 (79.25%) Microsoft
2 27 (50.94%) VMware
3 13 (24.53%) Citrix
4 6 (11.32%) Google
5 4 (7.55%) NetApp
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle
6 3 (5.66%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco
7 1 (1.89%) Dell
7 1 (1.89%) HP
7 1 (1.89%) Twitter
7 1 (1.89%) Veeam