Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Windows Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

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

Windows Engineer
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 176 141
Rank change year-on-year +35 -35 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 19 27 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.77% 0.73% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.76% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 72
Reading median annual salary £42,500 £54,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.30% +96.36% -24.66%
10th Percentile £24,400 £37,000 £21,300
90th Percentile £55,000 £72,500 £52,500
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2399 3570 4537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.05% 96.07% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1923 2867 3249
Reading median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.00% +9.89% +1.11%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,900 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

Windows Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Engineer in Reading

Windows Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Windows Engineer in Reading

Windows Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Engineer in Reading over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Engineer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Reading region featuring Windows Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
4 6 (31.58%) DNS
4 6 (31.58%) IIS
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (26.32%) Office 365
5 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (26.32%) High Availability
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (26.32%) Clustering
6 3 (15.79%) Data Security
7 2 (10.53%) JIRA
7 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
7 2 (10.53%) Unix
7 2 (10.53%) Solaris
7 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
7 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
7 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (10.53%) Confluence
7 2 (10.53%) DevOps
8 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
8 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
8 1 (5.26%) SDLC
8 1 (5.26%) Axure RP

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (31.58%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Confluence
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.26%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (5.26%) Automotive
1 1 (5.26%) French Language
1 1 (5.26%) Italian Language
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
5 2 (10.53%) Solaris
5 2 (10.53%) Unix
6 1 (5.26%) AIX
6 1 (5.26%) Android
6 1 (5.26%) HPUX
6 1 (5.26%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) High Availability
2 3 (15.79%) Data Security
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.26%) SDLC
4 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Test Management
4 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) CA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Juniper
3 1 (5.26%) NetApp
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Sun