The median annual salary for a Windows Support Engineer was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 328 400 344
Rank change year-on-year +72 -56  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 68 48 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.45% 0.25% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.25% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 67 48 105
Median salary £31,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.33% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,850 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,750 £42,400
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 the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14466 18825 20301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.49% 96.68% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12097 16070 16349
Median salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Support Engineer in the South East

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Windows Support Engineer in the South East

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Salary histogram for Windows Support Engineer in the South East

Windows Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +54 31 £40,000 +31.14% 2
Kent +32 18 £26,250 -38.23%
Surrey +51 10 £32,000 -14.66% 2
West Sussex - 3 £41,500 -
Hampshire +16 2 £38,250 +42.99%
Oxfordshire +3 2 £28,750 +25.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +11 1 £40,000 +40.35%
Middlesex - 1 £26,000 -
Windows Support Engineer
England

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region featuring Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 128 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (64.84%) Windows Server
3 81 (63.28%) Active Directory
4 55 (42.97%) VMware
5 42 (32.81%) Firewall
6 39 (30.47%) Microsoft
7 38 (29.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (29.69%) Linux
8 34 (26.56%) MS Exchange
8 34 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 28 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (21.88%) MS Excel
9 28 (21.88%) SQL Server
10 27 (21.09%) TCP/IP
11 24 (18.75%) Citrix
12 23 (17.97%) Cisco
12 23 (17.97%) Windows 7
13 22 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
14 21 (16.41%) SLA
15 20 (15.63%) Office 365
16 18 (14.06%) Windows 8
16 18 (14.06%) E-Commerce
16 18 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
16 18 (14.06%) Internet
16 18 (14.06%) Blackberry
16 18 (14.06%) Mac OS
16 18 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2003
17 17 (13.28%) Hyper-V
17 17 (13.28%) SQL

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 34 (26.56%) MS Exchange
2 18 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (10.16%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (10.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.34%) IIS
8 2 (1.56%) Apache
8 2 (1.56%) JBoss
8 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 16 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (1.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.63%) Office 365
2 2 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (32.81%) Firewall
2 27 (21.09%) TCP/IP
3 18 (14.06%) Internet
4 16 (12.50%) VLAN
5 15 (11.72%) DNS
5 15 (11.72%) VPN
6 13 (10.16%) LAN
6 13 (10.16%) WAN
7 12 (9.38%) Wireless
8 11 (8.59%) SAN
9 9 (7.03%) iSCSI
10 8 (6.25%) DHCP
10 8 (6.25%) VoIP
11 7 (5.47%) Network Security
12 4 (3.13%) IP Telephony
13 2 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.56%) IPsec
13 2 (1.56%) MPLS
13 2 (1.56%) MRTG
13 2 (1.56%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.47%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.69%) Big Data
3 6 (4.69%) InfluxDB
4 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.56%) MySQL
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.78%) UniData
General
1 13 (10.16%) Games
2 11 (8.59%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.25%) French Language
4 7 (5.47%) Italian Language
5 4 (3.13%) German Language
6 3 (2.34%) Electronics
6 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.56%) Finance
7 2 (1.56%) Publishing
8 1 (0.78%) Back Office
8 1 (0.78%) Legal
8 1 (0.78%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.47%) ZeroMQ
2 6 (4.69%) Web Services
3 4 (3.13%) REST
3 4 (3.13%) SOAP
4 3 (2.34%) Regular Expression
5 2 (1.56%) .NET
6 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.78%) Ajax
6 1 (0.78%) HTML
6 1 (0.78%) RESTful
6 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (14.06%) Blackberry
3 13 (10.16%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (4.69%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.13%) Clustering
5 4 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.56%) PKI
7 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.78%) iPad
7 1 (0.78%) iPhone
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 128 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (64.84%) Windows Server
3 38 (29.69%) Linux
3 38 (29.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (17.97%) Windows 7
6 18 (14.06%) Mac OS
6 18 (14.06%) Windows 8
6 18 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (12.50%) Windows XP
8 9 (7.03%) Windows 10
9 8 (6.25%) Solaris
10 7 (5.47%) CentOS
10 7 (5.47%) Unix
11 5 (3.91%) AIX
11 5 (3.91%) HPUX
11 5 (3.91%) IRIX
11 5 (3.91%) Windows 2000
12 4 (3.13%) Android
12 4 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.06%) E-Commerce
2 14 (10.94%) SIEM
3 13 (10.16%) Analytics
4 10 (7.81%) Customer Requirements
5 9 (7.03%) Migration
5 9 (7.03%) Server Building
6 8 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 8 (6.25%) ITIL
6 8 (6.25%) Presales
7 6 (4.69%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (4.69%) Digital Forensics
8 5 (3.91%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (3.91%) Data Management
9 3 (2.34%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (2.34%) Event Correlation
9 3 (2.34%) High Availability
9 3 (2.34%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (2.34%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (2.34%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.34%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.28%) SQL
2 9 (7.03%) C
3 6 (4.69%) Java
4 2 (1.56%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.56%) C#
4 2 (1.56%) C++
4 2 (1.56%) Python
4 2 (1.56%) VB
5 1 (0.78%) PHP
5 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (11.72%) MCSE
3 11 (8.59%) CISSP
4 10 (7.81%) MCSA
5 7 (5.47%) CEH
5 7 (5.47%) Degree
5 7 (5.47%) GCIA
6 6 (4.69%) MCP
7 4 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.13%) MCITP
7 4 (3.13%) MCTS
8 3 (2.34%) CCNA
9 2 (1.56%) HND
9 2 (1.56%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.56%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.78%) CCENT
10 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.41%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (63.28%) Active Directory
2 34 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (13.28%) Hyper-V
4 13 (10.16%) vSphere
5 4 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.34%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.34%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.34%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.56%) iptables
Systems Management
1 14 (10.94%) Backup Exec
2 9 (7.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (5.47%) SCCM
4 6 (4.69%) Grafana
4 6 (4.69%) Graphite
5 5 (3.91%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.34%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (2.34%) Kibana
6 3 (2.34%) WSUS
7 2 (1.56%) everRun
7 2 (1.56%) Nagios
8 1 (0.78%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 55 (42.97%) VMware
2 39 (30.47%) Microsoft
3 24 (18.75%) Citrix
4 23 (17.97%) Cisco
5 14 (10.94%) HP
5 14 (10.94%) Veeam
6 11 (8.59%) WatchGuard
7 10 (7.81%) Intel Security
8 9 (7.03%) Apple
8 9 (7.03%) Kaspersky
8 9 (7.03%) Symantec
9 8 (6.25%) Dell
10 7 (5.47%) Google
10 7 (5.47%) LogRhythm
11 5 (3.91%) arcserve
11 5 (3.91%) EMC
11 5 (3.91%) Sun
11 5 (3.91%) Veritas
12 4 (3.13%) CommVault
12 4 (3.13%) Nortel
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