The median annual salary for a Windows Support Engineer was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Support Engineer
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 134 152 158
Rank change year-on-year +18 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 6 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.28% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.24% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
Median salary £36,000 £30,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.00% -6.92%  
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £30,000 £29,900
% change year-on-year -5.00% +0.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2087 2462 2263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.22% 95.72% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1755 2033 1812
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Windows Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Support Engineer in Hertfordshire

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Support Engineer in Hertfordshire

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Support Engineer in Hertfordshire

Windows Support 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 Support Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Watford - 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead -2 1 £36,000 +44.00%
Kings Langley - 1 £41,500 -
Cheshunt - 1 £26,000 -
Windows Support Engineer
East of England

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (83.33%) Office 365
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (75.00%) ITIL
5 7 (58.33%) VoIP
5 7 (58.33%) DHCP
5 7 (58.33%) DNS
5 7 (58.33%) VMware
6 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 6 (50.00%) Skype for Business
6 6 (50.00%) Firewall
6 6 (50.00%) WAN
6 6 (50.00%) LAN
6 6 (50.00%) PBX
7 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
7 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
7 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
7 5 (41.67%) ISDN
7 5 (41.67%) Linux
7 5 (41.67%) C
7 5 (41.67%) MS Office
7 5 (41.67%) SLA
7 5 (41.67%) VPN
7 5 (41.67%) Terminal Services
7 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (41.67%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DHCP
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
1 7 (58.33%) VoIP
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) LAN
2 6 (50.00%) PBX
2 6 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) ISDN
3 5 (41.67%) MPLS
3 5 (41.67%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (41.67%) VLAN
3 5 (41.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Coaching
2 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
2 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (41.67%) Terminal Services
3 5 (41.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco