Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Windows Support Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 715 662 675
Rank change year-on-year -53 +13 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 129 189 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.26% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 120 181 241
London median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £34,000 £31,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year +9.68% -3.88% +5.74%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70426 72444 85501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55326 62571 72563
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Windows Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Central London -4 18 £35,000 +7.69% 2
South London +7 14 £42,500 +70.00%
West London +12 4 £28,750 -4.17%
East London +1 3 £50,000 +81.82%
North London +1 2 £32,500 -
Windows Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 129 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (71.32%) Microsoft
3 82 (63.57%) Active Directory
4 66 (51.16%) Windows Server
5 63 (48.84%) Office 365
6 59 (45.74%) Finance
7 58 (44.96%) Windows 10
8 50 (38.76%) MS Exchange
9 46 (35.66%) Cisco
9 46 (35.66%) Windows 7
10 44 (34.11%) Citrix
11 40 (31.01%) DNS
12 39 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 39 (30.23%) Windows Server 2008
13 38 (29.46%) Linux
14 36 (27.91%) VMware
15 33 (25.58%) Microsoft Office
16 32 (24.81%) DHCP
17 31 (24.03%) Firewall
18 29 (22.48%) Microsoft Azure
18 29 (22.48%) TCP/IP
19 26 (20.16%) SCCM
20 25 (19.38%) Exchange Server 2010
21 24 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
22 23 (17.83%) VMware Infrastructure
22 23 (17.83%) PowerShell
23 22 (17.05%) Hyper-V
24 21 (16.28%) Wireless
24 21 (16.28%) LAN
25 20 (15.50%) Cisco Certification

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 50 (38.76%) MS Exchange
2 25 (19.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (9.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (6.20%) IIS
6 7 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (3.88%) Skype for Business
8 4 (3.10%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.55%) Apache
9 2 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.55%) JBoss
9 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (25.58%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (13.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (5.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (5.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Eikon
1 1 (0.78%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 63 (48.84%) Office 365
2 29 (22.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.78%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 40 (31.01%) DNS
2 32 (24.81%) DHCP
3 31 (24.03%) Firewall
4 29 (22.48%) TCP/IP
5 21 (16.28%) LAN
5 21 (16.28%) Wireless
6 16 (12.40%) WAN
7 9 (6.98%) VLAN
8 8 (6.20%) SAN
8 8 (6.20%) VPN
9 4 (3.10%) Skype
10 2 (1.55%) DMZ
10 2 (1.55%) FTP
10 2 (1.55%) HTTP
10 2 (1.55%) IPv4
10 2 (1.55%) Multicast
10 2 (1.55%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (1.55%) SMTP
10 2 (1.55%) tcpdump
11 1 (0.78%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (1.55%) Big Data
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.78%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Fiddler
General
1 59 (45.74%) Finance
2 11 (8.53%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.98%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.88%) Law
5 4 (3.10%) Banking
5 4 (3.10%) Front Office
5 4 (3.10%) Publishing
6 2 (1.55%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.55%) Retail
7 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.65%) .NET
2 5 (3.88%) WSH
3 2 (1.55%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (1.55%) Kafka
3 2 (1.55%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.95%) Blackberry
1 18 (13.95%) Hedge funds
2 7 (5.43%) Fintech
3 4 (3.10%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.55%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.78%) Clustering
6 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.78%) Equities
6 1 (0.78%) iPad
6 1 (0.78%) iPhone
6 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 129 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (51.16%) Windows Server
3 58 (44.96%) Windows 10
4 46 (35.66%) Windows 7
5 39 (30.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (29.46%) Linux
7 13 (10.08%) Windows 8
8 9 (6.98%) Mac OS X
8 9 (6.98%) Unix
9 8 (6.20%) Mac OS
10 7 (5.43%) Windows Vista
11 4 (3.10%) Android
12 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.55%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (9.30%) ITIL
2 5 (3.88%) Break/Fix
2 5 (3.88%) Low Latency
2 5 (3.88%) Patch Management
3 4 (3.10%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (3.10%) Load Balancing
3 4 (3.10%) Mentoring
3 4 (3.10%) Network Virtualisation
4 3 (2.33%) Application Packaging
4 3 (2.33%) Application Virtualisation
4 3 (2.33%) Process Improvement
4 3 (2.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (2.33%) Systematic Trading
4 3 (2.33%) Ticket Management
4 3 (2.33%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (2.33%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.55%) Configuration Management
5 2 (1.55%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (1.55%) DevOps
5 2 (1.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.83%) PowerShell
2 16 (12.40%) SQL
3 11 (8.53%) Python
4 9 (6.98%) Perl
5 6 (4.65%) C#
6 2 (1.55%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.55%) Ruby
7 1 (0.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (15.50%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (14.73%) Degree
4 12 (9.30%) MCSE
5 9 (6.98%) CCNA
6 5 (3.88%) MCSA
7 4 (3.10%) MCP
8 2 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.55%) SLA
System Software
1 82 (63.57%) Active Directory
2 23 (17.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (17.05%) Hyper-V
4 20 (15.50%) XenApp
4 20 (15.50%) XenDesktop
5 11 (8.53%) vSphere
6 5 (3.88%) DFS Replication
6 5 (3.88%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.55%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.78%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (20.16%) SCCM
2 8 (6.20%) Backup Exec
2 8 (6.20%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (3.88%) WMI
4 4 (3.10%) Nagios
4 4 (3.10%) SCOM
5 2 (1.55%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.78%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 92 (71.32%) Microsoft
2 46 (35.66%) Cisco
3 44 (34.11%) Citrix
4 36 (27.91%) VMware
5 20 (15.50%) Dell
6 18 (13.95%) Reuters
7 15 (11.63%) HP
8 10 (7.75%) FactSet
8 10 (7.75%) Meraki
8 10 (7.75%) Veeam
9 9 (6.98%) Apple
9 9 (6.98%) Bloomberg
10 8 (6.20%) Symantec
11 7 (5.43%) 3Com
11 7 (5.43%) D-Link
11 7 (5.43%) Draytek
11 7 (5.43%) Linksys
11 7 (5.43%) NETGEAR
12 5 (3.88%) Avaya
13 4 (3.10%) Intel