The median annual salary for a Windows Support Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 128 123
Rank change year-on-year +26 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 5 4 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.39% 0.22% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.23% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 25
Reading median annual salary £42,500 £54,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.29% +120.40%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £40,550 £21,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,500 £36,500
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,250 £26,250
% change year-on-year +14.09% +41.90%  

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 1254 1728 2205
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 96.98% 96.59% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4415 7383 9339
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26%  
10th Percentile £23,500 £28,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £46,500 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.06% -1.00%  

Windows Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (47.06%) DNS
5 7 (41.18%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (35.29%) Clustering
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (29.41%) Linux
7 5 (29.41%) IIS
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (29.41%) High Availability
7 5 (29.41%) Office 365
8 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
9 3 (17.65%) Data Security
9 3 (17.65%) arcserve
9 3 (17.65%) CommVault
9 3 (17.65%) Veritas
9 3 (17.65%) HP
9 3 (17.65%) EMC
9 3 (17.65%) Data Management
9 3 (17.65%) NetBackup
9 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
9 3 (17.65%) Veeam
9 3 (17.65%) Time Management
9 3 (17.65%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Management

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 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (5.88%) French Language
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Clustering
2 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (29.41%) Linux
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) Solaris
6 1 (5.88%) AIX
6 1 (5.88%) HPUX
6 1 (5.88%) IRIX
6 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) High Availability
2 3 (17.65%) Data Management
2 3 (17.65%) Data Security
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (17.65%) Time Management
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
1 3 (17.65%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (17.65%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) arcserve
3 3 (17.65%) CommVault
3 3 (17.65%) EMC
3 3 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) Veeam
3 3 (17.65%) Veritas
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) CA
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Sun