Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Windows Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 119 134
Rank change year-on-year -36 +15 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 6 55 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.24% 1.81% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 1.88% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 53 73
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -33.33% +38.46%
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £65,000 £62,050
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +32.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2,434 2,929 4,259
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.75% 96.44% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2,030 2,162 3,436
Reading median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,450 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +6.38%

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 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Engineer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Ansible
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (16.67%) Epicor
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec

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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Handset
1 1 (16.67%) SWIFT
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) Python
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) DFS Replication
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Epicor
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter