Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Windows Systems Engineer was £33,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows System Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 528 569 590
Rank change year-on-year +41 +21 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Systems Engineer 19 33 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.063% 0.094% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.097% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 61
South East median annual salary £33,250 £47,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +21.79% -0.64%
10th Percentile £28,925 £32,950 £31,500
90th Percentile £44,625 £72,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29304 33921 41438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.97% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24468 28449 34555
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Windows Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Windows Systems Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Systems Engineer in the South East

Windows Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Windows Systems Engineer in the South East

Windows Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Systems Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Systems Engineer in the South East

Windows Systems 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 Systems Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +35 11 £34,000 -32.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 8 £33,000 - 1
Hampshire +3 6 £32,500 +12.07%
Surrey +18 3 - -
Berkshire +45 2 £40,000 -42.86%
Oxfordshire -4 1 - -
Kent - 1 £34,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £25,000 -
Windows Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Windows Systems 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 Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
3 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
3 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
4 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
4 11 (57.89%) VMware
4 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
5 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (47.37%) MCSE
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (36.84%) MCP
9 6 (31.58%) Local Government
9 6 (31.58%) Finance
9 6 (31.58%) Legal
9 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (31.58%) MCITP
9 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
10 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (21.05%) Citrix
10 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
11 3 (15.79%) DHCP
11 3 (15.79%) DNS
11 3 (15.79%) SQL
11 3 (15.79%) Migration
11 3 (15.79%) Office 365
11 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012

Windows Systems 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 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
2 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.79%) Office 365
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) RFID
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 2 (10.53%) Wireless
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
1 6 (31.58%) Legal
1 6 (31.58%) Local Government
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.53%) Android
6 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
6 2 (10.53%) Linux
7 1 (5.26%) Unix
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Android Development
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.26%) Data Management
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (5.26%) Logistics
3 1 (5.26%) OO
3 1 (5.26%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (47.37%) MCSE
3 7 (36.84%) MCP
4 6 (31.58%) MCITP
5 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) MCSA
5 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
3 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) AirWatch
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Perforce
4 1 (5.26%) WatchGuard