The median annual salary for a Windows Support Engineer was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 3 months to 29 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
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 70 75
Rank change year-on-year +6 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 2 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.42% 0.16% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.16% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 8
Median salary £22,000 £33,500 £32,450
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.32% +3.23%  
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 Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 463 607 759
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 97.89% 96.50% 98.70%
Number of salaries quoted 381 523 646
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Windows Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Support Engineer in Sheffield

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Windows Support Engineer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Sheffield region featuring Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) NAS
2 4 (66.67%) Office Communications Server
2 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 4 (66.67%) Fault Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) SLA
2 4 (66.67%) IIS

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) Office Communications Server
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
1 4 (66.67%) NAS
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 6 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Fault Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) MobileIron