The median annual salary for a Windows Support Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 March 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 / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 482 514 552
Rank change year-on-year +32 +38  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 106 140 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.34% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 99 138 94
Median salary £42,500 £32,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.77% +9.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £29,900
% change year-on-year -6.66% +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 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 32367 40743 40862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.12% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27379 35161 34358
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 £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Windows Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Support Engineer in London

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Windows Support Engineer in London

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Support Engineer in London

Windows Support 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 Support Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 29 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 +48 6 £37,750 +0.66% 3
Brentford - 1 £26,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £25,000 -
Windows Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 London region featuring Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 174 (100.00%) Windows
2 124 (71.26%) Active Directory
3 94 (54.02%) Microsoft
4 74 (42.53%) Windows Server
5 57 (32.76%) VMware
6 51 (29.31%) PowerShell
7 49 (28.16%) Office 365
8 48 (27.59%) MS Exchange
9 46 (26.44%) VMware Infrastructure
10 43 (24.71%) Windows 7
11 40 (22.99%) Windows Server 2008
11 40 (22.99%) MS Excel
12 37 (21.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 37 (21.26%) Linux
13 36 (20.69%) Cisco
14 35 (20.11%) Finance
15 33 (18.97%) MS Office
16 32 (18.39%) Degree
17 29 (16.67%) Hedge funds
18 27 (15.52%) Mac OS X
19 26 (14.94%) ITIL
20 24 (13.79%) SQL
20 24 (13.79%) Firewall
21 23 (13.22%) Hyper-V
22 22 (12.64%) SCCM
22 22 (12.64%) Software Packaging
23 21 (12.07%) VMware ESX
24 20 (11.49%) Windows Server 2003
25 19 (10.92%) Virtual Infrastructure
25 19 (10.92%) VMware Workstation

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 48 (27.59%) MS Exchange
2 18 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 16 (9.20%) IIS
4 15 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (7.47%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.72%) Confluence
8 2 (1.15%) Apache
8 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.15%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 40 (22.99%) MS Excel
2 33 (18.97%) MS Office
3 2 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (28.16%) Office 365
2 10 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.57%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.79%) Firewall
2 19 (10.92%) DNS
3 18 (10.34%) LAN
4 15 (8.62%) Wireless
5 14 (8.05%) DHCP
6 12 (6.90%) WAN
7 11 (6.32%) VPN
8 10 (5.75%) SAN
9 9 (5.17%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (4.60%) Internet
10 8 (4.60%) SSL
10 8 (4.60%) VLAN
11 7 (4.02%) Multicast
11 7 (4.02%) Skype
12 6 (3.45%) TCP/IP
13 5 (2.87%) MPLS
13 5 (2.87%) VoIP
14 4 (2.30%) DSL
14 4 (2.30%) L2TP
14 4 (2.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.72%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.72%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.15%) MySQL
4 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.72%) JIRA
2 2 (1.15%) MSI
3 1 (0.57%) InstallShield
General
1 35 (20.11%) Finance
2 12 (6.90%) Back Office
3 7 (4.02%) Banking
3 7 (4.02%) Retail
4 6 (3.45%) Games
5 3 (1.72%) French Language
5 3 (1.72%) Law
5 3 (1.72%) Marketing
6 2 (1.15%) Advertising
6 2 (1.15%) Legal
6 2 (1.15%) Publishing
6 2 (1.15%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.64%) Software Packaging
2 3 (1.72%) Middleware
3 1 (0.57%) .NET
3 1 (0.57%) Web Services
3 1 (0.57%) XML
3 1 (0.57%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.67%) Hedge funds
2 15 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.75%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.60%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.60%) iPhone
5 5 (2.87%) EPoS
6 4 (2.30%) Clustering
6 4 (2.30%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.15%) CCTV
8 2 (1.15%) CMDB
8 2 (1.15%) iPad
8 2 (1.15%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.57%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.57%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.57%) Replication
9 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 174 (100.00%) Windows
2 74 (42.53%) Windows Server
3 43 (24.71%) Windows 7
4 40 (22.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (21.26%) Linux
5 37 (21.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (15.52%) Mac OS X
7 20 (11.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (10.34%) Windows 10
9 10 (5.75%) Apple iOS
10 7 (4.02%) Unix
10 7 (4.02%) Windows 8
11 6 (3.45%) CentOS
11 6 (3.45%) Windows XP
12 4 (2.30%) Android
12 4 (2.30%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (14.94%) ITIL
2 19 (10.92%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (10.92%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 11 (6.32%) Migration
4 8 (4.60%) Asset Management
5 7 (4.02%) Investment Management
5 7 (4.02%) Low Latency
6 6 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 6 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (2.87%) CRM
7 5 (2.87%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 5 (2.87%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (2.87%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (2.30%) Change Management
8 4 (2.30%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (2.30%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (2.30%) Web Filtering
9 3 (1.72%) Application Packaging
9 3 (1.72%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (1.72%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (29.31%) PowerShell
2 24 (13.79%) SQL
3 5 (2.87%) Perl
4 4 (2.30%) Python
5 3 (1.72%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.15%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.15%) VBA
7 1 (0.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (18.39%) Degree
2 14 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (6.32%) MCSE
4 5 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.30%) CCNP
5 4 (2.30%) MCSA
5 4 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.72%) MCITP
7 2 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.57%) CCA
8 1 (0.57%) CCAA
8 1 (0.57%) CCNA
8 1 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.60%) SLA
2 3 (1.72%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.57%) MiFID
3 1 (0.57%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 124 (71.26%) Active Directory
2 46 (26.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (13.22%) Hyper-V
4 21 (12.07%) VMware ESX
5 19 (10.92%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (3.45%) XenApp
7 4 (2.30%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.72%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.72%) vSphere
9 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (12.64%) SCCM
2 6 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (2.87%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.15%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (1.15%) Malwarebytes
5 2 (1.15%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (1.15%) WSUS
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.57%) SCOM
6 1 (0.57%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 94 (54.02%) Microsoft
2 57 (32.76%) VMware
3 36 (20.69%) Cisco
4 19 (10.92%) Citrix
5 17 (9.77%) Apple
6 13 (7.47%) HP
7 11 (6.32%) Meraki
8 8 (4.60%) Red Hat
9 7 (4.02%) Barracuda Networks
9 7 (4.02%) Dell
9 7 (4.02%) Google
9 7 (4.02%) SonicWALL
10 6 (3.45%) Juniper
10 6 (3.45%) WatchGuard
11 5 (2.87%) Avaya
11 5 (2.87%) Charles River
11 5 (2.87%) Draytek
11 5 (2.87%) Fortinet
11 5 (2.87%) Symantec
12 4 (2.30%) CheckPoint
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £23k to £28k + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Pension, Private Health, Life Insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Client Server
Salary: £23,000 to £28,000 + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago