The median annual salary for a Windows Support Engineer was £32,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 27 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
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 360 378 375
Rank change year-on-year +18 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 36 62 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.34% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.35% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 34 55 106
Median salary £32,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.85% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £31,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -6.45% +8.77%  

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 14137 17911 20464
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.62% 96.96% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11842 15249 16693
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +23 15 £43,750 +18.24% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 7 £35,500 +1.42% 1
Surrey +37 5 £28,000 -37.77%
West Sussex +9 4 £26,250 -4.54%
Hampshire +7 4 £23,000 -39.47% 3
Kent +10 1 £27,250 -35.88% 1
Windows Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region featuring Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 103 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (65.05%) Active Directory
3 58 (56.31%) Windows Server
4 45 (43.69%) VMware
5 35 (33.98%) Firewall
6 34 (33.01%) VMware Infrastructure
6 34 (33.01%) Microsoft
7 30 (29.13%) MS Exchange
8 29 (28.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (25.24%) Linux
10 24 (23.30%) Cisco
11 23 (22.33%) TCP/IP
12 22 (21.36%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (20.39%) Exchange Server 2003
14 20 (19.42%) Citrix
15 19 (18.45%) SLA
15 19 (18.45%) SQL
15 19 (18.45%) SQL Server
16 18 (17.48%) Blackberry
16 18 (17.48%) E-Commerce
16 18 (17.48%) Windows Server 2003
16 18 (17.48%) Internet
16 18 (17.48%) Mac OS
17 17 (16.50%) Windows Server 2008
18 16 (15.53%) DNS
19 14 (13.59%) Backup Exec
19 14 (13.59%) Windows XP
19 14 (13.59%) Hyper-V
19 14 (13.59%) Veeam
19 14 (13.59%) Office 365

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 30 (29.13%) MS Exchange
2 21 (20.39%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (11.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (6.80%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.85%) IIS
6 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.94%) Apache
7 2 (1.94%) JBoss
7 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.97%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.59%) Office 365
2 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (33.98%) Firewall
2 23 (22.33%) TCP/IP
3 18 (17.48%) Internet
4 16 (15.53%) DNS
5 12 (11.65%) VPN
6 11 (10.68%) VLAN
7 10 (9.71%) SAN
7 10 (9.71%) Wireless
8 9 (8.74%) iSCSI
9 8 (7.77%) LAN
9 8 (7.77%) WAN
10 6 (5.83%) DHCP
11 4 (3.88%) VoIP
12 2 (1.94%) Network Security
13 1 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (0.97%) ISDN
13 1 (0.97%) PSTN
13 1 (0.97%) SS7
13 1 (0.97%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.85%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.88%) Big Data
3 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.94%) InfluxDB
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 12 (11.65%) Games
2 9 (8.74%) Manufacturing
2 9 (8.74%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.83%) French Language
4 2 (1.94%) German Language
4 2 (1.94%) Publishing
5 1 (0.97%) Electronics
5 1 (0.97%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.85%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (0.97%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.97%) REST
2 1 (0.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.36%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (17.48%) Blackberry
3 12 (11.65%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (5.83%) Clustering
5 4 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.91%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.94%) iPad
7 2 (1.94%) PKI
8 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.97%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 103 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (56.31%) Windows Server
3 29 (28.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (25.24%) Linux
5 18 (17.48%) Mac OS
5 18 (17.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (16.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (13.59%) Windows XP
8 13 (12.62%) Windows 8
9 11 (10.68%) Windows 7
10 10 (9.71%) Unix
11 7 (6.80%) Solaris
12 5 (4.85%) AIX
12 5 (4.85%) CentOS
12 5 (4.85%) HPUX
12 5 (4.85%) IRIX
13 4 (3.88%) Windows 10
13 4 (3.88%) Windows 2000
13 4 (3.88%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.48%) E-Commerce
2 13 (12.62%) SIEM
3 11 (10.68%) Analytics
4 9 (8.74%) Customer Requirements
4 9 (8.74%) Migration
4 9 (8.74%) Server Building
5 7 (6.80%) Service Management
6 6 (5.83%) Presales
7 5 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (4.85%) Configuration Management
7 5 (4.85%) High Availability
7 5 (4.85%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.85%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.88%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (3.88%) Digital Forensics
8 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (3.88%) ITIL
9 3 (2.91%) Data Management
9 3 (2.91%) Data Security
9 3 (2.91%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.45%) SQL
2 7 (6.80%) C
3 3 (2.91%) Java
4 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.94%) C++
4 2 (1.94%) Python
5 1 (0.97%) C#
5 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (10.68%) CISSP
2 10 (9.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (8.74%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (7.77%) CCNA
4 8 (7.77%) MCSE
5 5 (4.85%) CEH
5 5 (4.85%) GCIA
6 2 (1.94%) CCNP
6 2 (1.94%) Degree
6 2 (1.94%) MCP
6 2 (1.94%) MCSA
6 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.97%) CCAA
7 1 (0.97%) CCENT
7 1 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.97%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.45%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 67 (65.05%) Active Directory
2 34 (33.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (13.59%) Hyper-V
4 11 (10.68%) vSphere
5 8 (7.77%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (6.80%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (4.85%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (4.85%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.97%) iptables
Systems Management
1 14 (13.59%) Backup Exec
2 9 (8.74%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.91%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (2.91%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.91%) SCCM
3 3 (2.91%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.94%) Grafana
4 2 (1.94%) Graphite
4 2 (1.94%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.97%) everRun
5 1 (0.97%) Kibana
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 45 (43.69%) VMware
2 34 (33.01%) Microsoft
3 24 (23.30%) Cisco
4 20 (19.42%) Citrix
5 14 (13.59%) Veeam
6 9 (8.74%) Kaspersky
6 9 (8.74%) McAfee
6 9 (8.74%) Symantec
6 9 (8.74%) WatchGuard
7 8 (7.77%) LogRhythm
8 7 (6.80%) Apple
9 5 (4.85%) Google
9 5 (4.85%) Sun
10 3 (2.91%) arcserve
10 3 (2.91%) CommVault
10 3 (2.91%) EMC
10 3 (2.91%) HP
10 3 (2.91%) Veritas
11 2 (1.94%) BT
11 2 (1.94%) NetApp
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