The median annual salary for a Windows Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Windows Engineer
England / South West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 218 193
Rank change year-on-year +11 -25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 27 25 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.51% 0.48% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.49% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 55
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £31,550 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £56,250 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +10.29%  

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 West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5136 5115 5811
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.92% 97.61% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4279 4343 4898
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Windows Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Engineer in the South West

Windows Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Windows Engineer in the South West

Windows Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Engineer in the South West over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Engineer in the South West

Windows Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Dorset +1 8 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Bristol -14 7 £42,500 -22.72% 5
Gloucestershire +7 5 £31,500 -12.50% 1
Somerset +6 5 £31,500 -
Wiltshire -2 2 £42,500 +14.86%
Windows Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Windows 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 West region featuring Windows Engineer in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (47.27%) Windows Server
3 24 (43.64%) SQL
4 22 (40.00%) .NET
4 22 (40.00%) VMware
5 19 (34.55%) .NET Framework
5 19 (34.55%) C#
5 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
6 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
6 18 (32.73%) Software Engineering
7 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
9 15 (27.27%) OO
10 13 (23.64%) UML
10 13 (23.64%) OOD
10 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (23.64%) JIRA
10 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (23.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (21.82%) Entity Framework
11 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (21.82%) NHibernate
11 12 (21.82%) WCF
11 12 (21.82%) WPF
12 11 (20.00%) Multithreading
12 11 (20.00%) IIS
12 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
13 9 (16.36%) ITIL
13 9 (16.36%) Linux
13 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (20.00%) IIS
2 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (7.27%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) IaaS
3 1 (1.82%) Office 365
3 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) Firewall
2 6 (10.91%) LAN
2 6 (10.91%) SAN
2 6 (10.91%) VPN
2 6 (10.91%) WAN
2 6 (10.91%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (7.27%) IMAP
3 4 (7.27%) SMTP
3 4 (7.27%) VLAN
4 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.64%) DNS
6 1 (1.82%) 802.11
6 1 (1.82%) 802.15
6 1 (1.82%) Bluetooth
6 1 (1.82%) FCoE
6 1 (1.82%) MIMO
6 1 (1.82%) NAS
6 1 (1.82%) SNMP
6 1 (1.82%) Wireless
6 1 (1.82%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.64%) SQLite
4 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.82%) MS Access
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) JIRA
1 13 (23.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.64%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.82%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.82%) Bower
3 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.82%) Grunt
3 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.82%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.82%) MSTest
3 1 (1.82%) NUnit
3 1 (1.82%) Redmine
3 1 (1.82%) RSpec
3 1 (1.82%) RubyGems
3 1 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (7.27%) Games
2 2 (3.64%) Electronics
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.00%) .NET
2 19 (34.55%) .NET Framework
3 12 (21.82%) Entity Framework
3 12 (21.82%) NHibernate
3 12 (21.82%) WCF
3 12 (21.82%) WPF
4 6 (10.91%) Middleware
4 6 (10.91%) Web Services
5 4 (7.27%) MAPI
6 1 (1.82%) .NET Compact Framework
6 1 (1.82%) 802.1X
6 1 (1.82%) JSON
6 1 (1.82%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) iPad
2 4 (7.27%) Driving Licence
2 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (7.27%) EPoS
3 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Cybercrime
4 2 (3.64%) Device Driver
4 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.82%) Smart City
5 1 (1.82%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (47.27%) Windows Server
3 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (16.36%) Linux
6 3 (5.45%) Android
6 3 (5.45%) CentOS
7 1 (1.82%) Solaris
7 1 (1.82%) Unix
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) Software Engineering
2 15 (27.27%) OO
3 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.64%) OOD
3 13 (23.64%) UML
4 11 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 9 (16.36%) ITIL
6 6 (10.91%) Application Packaging
7 3 (5.45%) DevOps
7 3 (5.45%) Innovation Management
7 3 (5.45%) Time Management
8 2 (3.64%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (1.82%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (1.82%) High Availability
9 1 (1.82%) Open Source
9 1 (1.82%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.82%) Server Monitoring
9 1 (1.82%) SIEM
9 1 (1.82%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (43.64%) SQL
2 19 (34.55%) C#
3 8 (14.55%) PowerShell
4 6 (10.91%) C
5 4 (7.27%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.27%) Python
6 3 (5.45%) C++
7 2 (3.64%) Java
8 1 (1.82%) Korn
8 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.55%) DV Cleared
3 6 (10.91%) MCSE
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (9.09%) CCNA
4 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.27%) CCNP
5 4 (7.27%) MCP
6 3 (5.45%) Degree
7 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.82%) CISSP
8 1 (1.82%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (1.82%) GIAC
8 1 (1.82%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (1.82%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.82%) SANS
8 1 (1.82%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (1.82%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.73%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.45%) vSphere
5 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.82%) Docker
6 1 (1.82%) NFS
6 1 (1.82%) Samba
6 1 (1.82%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Ansible
2 2 (3.64%) Puppet
2 2 (3.64%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.82%) Marathon
3 1 (1.82%) Mesos
3 1 (1.82%) Nagios
3 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (40.00%) VMware
2 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.55%) Cisco
4 7 (12.73%) NetApp
5 5 (9.09%) HP
6 3 (5.45%) Dell
6 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.82%) Apple
7 1 (1.82%) EMC
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle
7 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
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