The median annual salary for a Windows Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in London 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 Engineer
England / London
Rank 334 336 302
Rank change year-on-year +2 -34  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 265 363 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.80% 0.87% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.90% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 249 348 381
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +10.29%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 31798 40313 40525
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26867 34769 34043
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Windows Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Engineer in London

Windows Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Windows Engineer in London

Windows Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Windows Engineer in London

Windows Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Engineer within the London 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
City of London +34 32 £57,500 +15.00% 8
Kingston Upon Thames +5 4 £25,000 -23.07% 4
Barnet - 2 £31,582 -
Chessington - 2 £24,000 -
West End of London +8 1 £50,000 +75.43% 3
Croydon +5 1 £45,000 +69.81%
Hounslow - 1 £25,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £70,000 -
Brentford - 1 £26,000 -
Windows Engineer
England

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Windows 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 London region featuring Windows Engineer in the job title.

1 570 (100.00%) Windows
2 320 (56.14%) Active Directory
3 312 (54.74%) Windows Server
4 263 (46.14%) PowerShell
5 260 (45.61%) Microsoft
6 234 (41.05%) VMware
7 177 (31.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 170 (29.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 146 (25.61%) Linux
10 143 (25.09%) Finance
11 140 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
12 133 (23.33%) IIS
13 122 (21.40%) MS Exchange
14 116 (20.35%) Office 365
15 115 (20.18%) DevOps
16 112 (19.65%) SQL Server
17 105 (18.42%) SQL
18 104 (18.25%) MS Excel
19 100 (17.54%) SCCM
20 97 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
20 97 (17.02%) DNS
21 91 (15.96%) Citrix
22 85 (14.91%) Puppet
23 84 (14.74%) Hyper-V
24 82 (14.39%) Firewall
25 79 (13.86%) Cisco
26 77 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
27 72 (12.63%) Octopus Deploy
28 71 (12.46%) Microsoft Certification
28 71 (12.46%) Banking

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 133 (23.33%) IIS
2 122 (21.40%) MS Exchange
3 61 (10.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (7.89%) SharePoint
5 43 (7.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 40 (7.02%) Skype for Business
7 33 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 22 (3.86%) Apache
9 20 (3.51%) WebSphere
10 12 (2.11%) Confluence
10 12 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (1.75%) Tomcat
12 7 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
14 4 (0.70%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.53%) CMS
16 2 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.35%) Office Communications Server
17 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 104 (18.25%) MS Excel
2 57 (10.00%) MS Office
3 10 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.35%) HipChat
4 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.18%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.18%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.18%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 116 (20.35%) Office 365
2 97 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 69 (12.11%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (1.05%) GitHub
5 6 (1.05%) SaaS
6 5 (0.88%) IaaS
6 5 (0.88%) PaaS
7 4 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.35%) Akamai
9 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.35%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.35%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.18%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 97 (17.02%) DNS
2 82 (14.39%) Firewall
3 68 (11.93%) DHCP
4 62 (10.88%) SAN
5 44 (7.72%) TCP/IP
6 35 (6.14%) LAN
7 29 (5.09%) Skype
8 26 (4.56%) Internet
9 20 (3.51%) SSL
10 17 (2.98%) NetScaler
10 17 (2.98%) WAN
10 17 (2.98%) Wireless
11 15 (2.63%) iSCSI
11 15 (2.63%) VPN
12 9 (1.58%) VLAN
12 9 (1.58%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (1.40%) Kerberos
13 8 (1.40%) NAS
14 7 (1.23%) Multicast
15 6 (1.05%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (19.65%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (1.75%) NoSQL
5 7 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.05%) MySQL
7 3 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.53%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.53%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.53%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.35%) Big Data
8 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.18%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.18%) HBase
9 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 72 (12.63%) Octopus Deploy
2 64 (11.23%) TeamCity
3 36 (6.32%) Jenkins
3 36 (6.32%) MSBuild
4 30 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (4.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 27 (4.74%) Hudson
7 25 (4.39%) Git (software)
8 20 (3.51%) JIRA
9 9 (1.58%) Vagrant
10 4 (0.70%) Subversion
10 4 (0.70%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.53%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.53%) InstallShield
11 3 (0.53%) MSI
11 3 (0.53%) NuGet
12 2 (0.35%) Maven
13 1 (0.18%) Artifactory
13 1 (0.18%) NUnit
13 1 (0.18%) Selenium
General
1 143 (25.09%) Finance
2 71 (12.46%) Banking
3 33 (5.79%) Back Office
4 29 (5.09%) Games
5 22 (3.86%) Marketing
6 18 (3.16%) Law
7 13 (2.28%) Investment Banking
8 12 (2.11%) Legal
8 12 (2.11%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.23%) Retail
10 5 (0.88%) Publishing
11 3 (0.53%) Advertising
11 3 (0.53%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.53%) French Language
12 1 (0.18%) German Language
12 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (10.18%) .NET
2 25 (4.39%) Software Packaging
3 20 (3.51%) MSMQ
3 20 (3.51%) WebSphere MQ
4 19 (3.33%) Web Services
5 13 (2.28%) ASP.NET
6 12 (2.11%) JSON
7 9 (1.58%) Middleware
8 6 (1.05%) CSS
8 6 (1.05%) HTML
8 6 (1.05%) XML
9 5 (0.88%) AngularJS
9 5 (0.88%) jQuery
10 4 (0.70%) SOAP
10 4 (0.70%) WinForms
11 3 (0.53%) DHTML
11 3 (0.53%) Django
11 3 (0.53%) Node.js
11 3 (0.53%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (0.53%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.89%) Hedge funds
2 36 (6.32%) Clustering
3 33 (5.79%) Data Centre
4 25 (4.39%) Computer Science
5 19 (3.33%) Fintech
6 18 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (2.63%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.93%) HP StoreVirtual
9 9 (1.58%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.40%) Fat Client
10 8 (1.40%) iPhone
10 8 (1.40%) Thin Client
11 7 (1.23%) PKI
12 5 (0.88%) Blackberry
12 5 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (0.88%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.70%) EPoS
13 4 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (0.70%) Replication
13 4 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 570 (100.00%) Windows
2 312 (54.74%) Windows Server
3 177 (31.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 170 (29.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 146 (25.61%) Linux
6 63 (11.05%) Windows 7
7 46 (8.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 45 (7.89%) Windows 10
9 42 (7.37%) Unix
10 32 (5.61%) Mac OS X
11 17 (2.98%) CentOS
11 17 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (2.81%) Ubuntu
13 15 (2.63%) Windows 8
14 10 (1.75%) Apple iOS
15 8 (1.40%) Windows XP
16 7 (1.23%) Fedora
17 5 (0.88%) Android
17 5 (0.88%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (20.18%) DevOps
2 68 (11.93%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (10.88%) Configuration Management
4 60 (10.53%) Migration
5 53 (9.30%) ITIL
6 45 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 33 (5.79%) Scrum
9 25 (4.39%) High Availability
9 25 (4.39%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 20 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (3.33%) Project Management
12 18 (3.16%) Security Patching
13 16 (2.81%) Analytics
14 15 (2.63%) Software Engineering
15 13 (2.28%) Patch Management
16 12 (2.11%) Change Management
16 12 (2.11%) Information Security
17 11 (1.93%) Data Analytics
18 10 (1.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 263 (46.14%) PowerShell
2 105 (18.42%) SQL
3 46 (8.07%) C#
4 42 (7.37%) Python
5 23 (4.04%) Bash Shell
6 21 (3.68%) Java
6 21 (3.68%) Ruby
7 20 (3.51%) VB
8 19 (3.33%) Perl
9 17 (2.98%) C++
10 10 (1.75%) C
11 9 (1.58%) Bourne shell
11 9 (1.58%) Korn
11 9 (1.58%) VBA
12 7 (1.23%) VBScript
13 6 (1.05%) JavaScript
14 5 (0.88%) PHP
14 5 (0.88%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.18%) Go
15 1 (0.18%) R
Qualifications
1 71 (12.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (11.40%) MCSE
3 54 (9.47%) Degree
4 26 (4.56%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (3.51%) CCNA
6 18 (3.16%) CCNP
7 17 (2.98%) MCSA
8 14 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (2.11%) MCITP
10 8 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.23%) MCP
12 4 (0.70%) Security Cleared
13 3 (0.53%) RHCSA
14 2 (0.35%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.35%) EMCISA
14 2 (0.35%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.35%) PMP
14 2 (0.35%) RHCT
14 2 (0.35%) VCAP
15 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.98%) SLA
2 5 (0.88%) MiFID
3 4 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.35%) EMIR
4 2 (0.35%) QA
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 320 (56.14%) Active Directory
2 140 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (14.74%) Hyper-V
4 65 (11.40%) XenApp
5 43 (7.54%) VMware ESX
6 36 (6.32%) vSphere
7 35 (6.14%) XenDesktop
8 19 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
9 10 (1.75%) XenServer
10 7 (1.23%) Docker
11 6 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.70%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.35%) NFS
14 2 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
14 2 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
15 1 (0.18%) BitLocker
15 1 (0.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 100 (17.54%) SCCM
2 85 (14.91%) Puppet
3 77 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
4 58 (10.18%) Ansible
5 52 (9.12%) SCOM
6 37 (6.49%) Nagios
7 12 (2.11%) NetBackup
8 11 (1.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 8 (1.40%) WSUS
10 6 (1.05%) AirWatch
10 6 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
10 6 (1.05%) Salt
11 5 (0.88%) Icinga
11 5 (0.88%) Packer
11 5 (0.88%) Terraform
12 4 (0.70%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.70%) Jamf Pro
12 4 (0.70%) Kubernetes
12 4 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (0.70%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 260 (45.61%) Microsoft
2 234 (41.05%) VMware
3 91 (15.96%) Citrix
4 79 (13.86%) Cisco
5 48 (8.42%) HP
6 30 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 29 (5.09%) NetApp
8 24 (4.21%) Apple
9 19 (3.33%) Symantec
10 17 (2.98%) Avaya
10 17 (2.98%) SolarWinds
11 15 (2.63%) EMC
12 14 (2.46%) Bloomberg
12 14 (2.46%) Dell
12 14 (2.46%) IBM
12 14 (2.46%) Meraki
12 14 (2.46%) Reuters
13 13 (2.28%) Google
14 12 (2.11%) 3PAR
15 10 (1.75%) SonicWALL
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
The North Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Pension, Private Health, Life Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £23k to £28k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Extremely competitive benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £28k - 32k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Client Server
Salary: £23,000 to £28,000 + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Client Server
Salary: £23k to £28k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum Competitive + Benefits + On Call + B
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Client Server
Salary: £23,000 to £28,000 + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago