The median annual salary for a Windows Systems Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows System Engineer
England / London
Rank 530 608 590
Rank change year-on-year +78 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Engineer 58 48 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 56 46 51
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £35,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £33,455 £40,000
% change year-on-year +19.56% -16.36%  

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 32198 40075 40268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.13% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27217 34571 33828
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 Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Systems Engineer in London

Windows Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Windows Systems Engineer in London

Windows Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Systems Engineer in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Systems Engineer in London

Windows Systems 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 Systems Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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 +52 6 £61,250 +39.20% 1
Barnet - 2 £31,582 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £25,000 -
Windows Systems Engineer
England

Windows Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Windows Systems 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 Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 96 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (71.88%) Active Directory
3 67 (69.79%) Windows Server
4 64 (66.67%) VMware
5 41 (42.71%) PowerShell
6 38 (39.58%) Microsoft
7 36 (37.50%) Linux
8 32 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (33.33%) Hyper-V
9 31 (32.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 30 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 30 (31.25%) Citrix
11 28 (29.17%) DNS
11 28 (29.17%) IIS
12 27 (28.13%) SCCM
12 27 (28.13%) Office 365
13 26 (27.08%) SQL Server
13 26 (27.08%) DHCP
14 24 (25.00%) XenApp
15 21 (21.88%) Firewall
15 21 (21.88%) SAN
15 21 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (21.88%) MCSE
15 21 (21.88%) DevOps
16 20 (20.83%) MS Exchange
16 20 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
16 20 (20.83%) Puppet
17 19 (19.79%) Opscode Chef
17 19 (19.79%) Python
17 19 (19.79%) Configuration Management

Windows Systems 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 28 (29.17%) IIS
2 20 (20.83%) MS Exchange
3 17 (17.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (15.63%) SharePoint
5 12 (12.50%) Apache
5 12 (12.50%) Skype for Business
6 6 (6.25%) Confluence
7 3 (3.13%) CMS
7 3 (3.13%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.08%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.04%) EPiServer
9 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 17 (17.71%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.29%) MS Office
3 1 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.04%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 27 (28.13%) Office 365
2 20 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.13%) GitHub
4 3 (3.13%) SaaS
5 2 (2.08%) Akamai
5 2 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.08%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.08%) IaaS
5 2 (2.08%) OneDrive
5 2 (2.08%) PaaS
5 2 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 28 (29.17%) DNS
2 26 (27.08%) DHCP
3 21 (21.88%) Firewall
3 21 (21.88%) SAN
4 15 (15.63%) TCP/IP
5 12 (12.50%) LAN
6 8 (8.33%) Skype
7 7 (7.29%) Internet
8 6 (6.25%) Kerberos
9 5 (5.21%) LDAP
10 2 (2.08%) NetScaler
10 2 (2.08%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (2.08%) VPN
10 2 (2.08%) WAN
11 1 (1.04%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.04%) FTP
11 1 (1.04%) HTTP
11 1 (1.04%) IPsec
11 1 (1.04%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.29%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.17%) MySQL
5 3 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.13%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.08%) Big Data
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.04%) HBase
Development Applications
1 17 (17.71%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.33%) JIRA
2 8 (8.33%) TeamCity
3 6 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (5.21%) Hudson
4 5 (5.21%) MSBuild
4 5 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.21%) Vagrant
5 3 (3.13%) Subversion
6 2 (2.08%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.04%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.04%) Bitbucket
General
1 18 (18.75%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Banking
3 3 (3.13%) Marketing
4 2 (2.08%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.04%) Advertising
5 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.38%) Middleware
2 8 (8.33%) .NET
3 7 (7.29%) Web Services
4 6 (6.25%) CSS
4 6 (6.25%) HTML
5 5 (5.21%) jQuery
5 5 (5.21%) XML
6 4 (4.17%) SOAP
7 3 (3.13%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.13%) DHTML
7 3 (3.13%) Django
7 3 (3.13%) REST
7 3 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (3.13%) SAML
8 2 (2.08%) Ajax
8 2 (2.08%) LAMP
9 1 (1.04%) COM
9 1 (1.04%) J2EE
9 1 (1.04%) JSON
9 1 (1.04%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 13 (13.54%) Hedge funds
3 11 (11.46%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.13%) Replication
5 2 (2.08%) Derivative
5 2 (2.08%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.08%) PKI
6 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.04%) Clustering
6 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.04%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 96 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (69.79%) Windows Server
3 36 (37.50%) Linux
4 32 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (32.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (17.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (11.46%) Ubuntu
8 10 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (9.38%) CentOS
10 7 (7.29%) Fedora
11 6 (6.25%) Unix
12 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.04%) Solaris
12 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.88%) DevOps
2 19 (19.79%) Configuration Management
3 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (11.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (11.46%) Information Security
5 9 (9.38%) Patch Management
6 6 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (6.25%) ITIL
6 6 (6.25%) Software Deployment
7 5 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (5.21%) High Availability
7 5 (5.21%) Project Management
7 5 (5.21%) Software Engineering
7 5 (5.21%) Strategic Planning
7 5 (5.21%) Web Development
8 4 (4.17%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.13%) MapReduce
9 3 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.13%) Service Management
9 3 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (42.71%) PowerShell
2 19 (19.79%) Python
3 15 (15.63%) Ruby
4 13 (13.54%) Java
5 11 (11.46%) SQL
6 10 (10.42%) Perl
7 9 (9.38%) C#
8 8 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 8 (8.33%) C++
9 7 (7.29%) Bourne shell
9 7 (7.29%) Korn
10 6 (6.25%) JavaScript
11 5 (5.21%) C
11 5 (5.21%) PHP
12 4 (4.17%) Shell Script
13 2 (2.08%) VB
14 1 (1.04%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (21.88%) MCSE
1 21 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (13.54%) CCNA
2 13 (13.54%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (12.50%) CCNP
4 3 (3.13%) MCSA
5 2 (2.08%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.08%) Degree
5 2 (2.08%) EMCISA
5 2 (2.08%) MCITP
5 2 (2.08%) VCAP
6 1 (1.04%) MCP
6 1 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) SLA
2 2 (2.08%) MiFID
2 2 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 69 (71.88%) Active Directory
2 32 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 30 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (25.00%) XenApp
5 16 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 15 (15.63%) vSphere
7 14 (14.58%) VMware ESX
8 5 (5.21%) Docker
9 3 (3.13%) VMware Server
10 2 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (1.04%) NFS
11 1 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (1.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (28.13%) SCCM
2 20 (20.83%) Puppet
3 19 (19.79%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (11.46%) NetBackup
4 11 (11.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 9 (9.38%) Ansible
6 5 (5.21%) Packer
6 5 (5.21%) SCOM
6 5 (5.21%) Terraform
7 4 (4.17%) AirWatch
7 4 (4.17%) WSUS
7 4 (4.17%) XenMobile
8 2 (2.08%) Backup Exec
8 2 (2.08%) EMC VPLEX
8 2 (2.08%) IBM BigFix
8 2 (2.08%) Icinga
8 2 (2.08%) Nagios
8 2 (2.08%) Nexpose
8 2 (2.08%) QRadar
8 2 (2.08%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 64 (66.67%) VMware
2 38 (39.58%) Microsoft
3 30 (31.25%) Citrix
4 18 (18.75%) Cisco
5 13 (13.54%) Red Hat
5 13 (13.54%) Symantec
6 11 (11.46%) Avaya
7 8 (8.33%) HP
8 5 (5.21%) New Relic
9 4 (4.17%) MobileIron
10 3 (3.13%) BMC
10 3 (3.13%) F5
10 3 (3.13%) NetApp
11 2 (2.08%) Dell
11 2 (2.08%) EMC
11 2 (2.08%) IBM
11 2 (2.08%) Intel Security
11 2 (2.08%) RightFax
11 2 (2.08%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.08%) Splunk
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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