The median annual salary for a Windows Support Engineer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 28 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 133 124
Rank change year-on-year +39 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 12 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.96% 0.31% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.33% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 26
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.77% +97.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £38,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £36,000
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 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 1212 1836 2305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.35% 93.87% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1487 1577
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Windows Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Support Engineer in Reading

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Windows Support Engineer in Reading

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer in Reading over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Support Engineer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Reading region featuring Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) VMware
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 11 (45.83%) Linux
4 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 8 (33.33%) DNS
5 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (29.17%) Data Protection
6 7 (29.17%) Italian Language
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.83%) HP
7 5 (20.83%) EMC
7 5 (20.83%) arcserve
7 5 (20.83%) Veritas
7 5 (20.83%) Data Management
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
7 5 (20.83%) Veeam
8 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (16.67%) Clustering
8 4 (16.67%) NetBackup
8 4 (16.67%) Backup Exec
8 4 (16.67%) CommVault
9 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (12.50%) Cisco
9 3 (12.50%) IIS
9 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
9 3 (12.50%) Time Management
9 3 (12.50%) HP Data Protector

Windows Support 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 3 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) NAS
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 7 (29.17%) Italian Language
2 1 (4.17%) French Language
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Clustering
1 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 11 (45.83%) Linux
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (8.33%) Solaris
7 2 (8.33%) Unix
7 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.17%) AIX
8 1 (4.17%) HPUX
8 1 (4.17%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Data Protection
2 5 (20.83%) Data Management
3 3 (12.50%) High Availability
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) Data Security
4 1 (4.17%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 4 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 3 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) arcserve
3 5 (20.83%) EMC
3 5 (20.83%) HP
3 5 (20.83%) Veeam
3 5 (20.83%) Veritas
4 4 (16.67%) CommVault
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix
6 2 (8.33%) NetApp
7 1 (4.17%) CA
7 1 (4.17%) IBM
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle
7 1 (4.17%) Sun
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago