The median annual salary for a Windows Engineer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Engineer
England / South West
Rank 202 237 192
Rank change year-on-year +35 -45  
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 27 15 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.54% 0.26% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.27% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 49
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £27,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +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 4848 5643 5814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.69% 96.73% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4042 4659 4875
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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 23 March 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 23 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
Dorset +37 8 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Gloucestershire +7 7 £47,500 +18.75%
Wiltshire +24 6 - -
Bristol +2 3 £35,000 -50.00% 1
Devon -1 3 £24,000 -13.51%
Windows Engineer
England

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 35 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (43.08%) VMware
6 25 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
8 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
8 21 (32.31%) Firewall
8 21 (32.31%) Hyper-V
9 19 (29.23%) .NET
10 18 (27.69%) SQL
10 18 (27.69%) MS Exchange
11 17 (26.15%) .NET Framework
11 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
11 17 (26.15%) IIS
11 17 (26.15%) SAN
12 15 (23.08%) Software Engineering
13 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (21.54%) Linux
13 14 (21.54%) VPN
13 14 (21.54%) Driving Licence
14 13 (20.00%) PowerShell
14 13 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 13 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
14 13 (20.00%) Security Cleared
15 12 (18.46%) DV Cleared
15 12 (18.46%) Web Services
16 10 (15.38%) Middleware
16 10 (15.38%) C

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 18 (27.69%) MS Exchange
2 17 (26.15%) IIS
3 13 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.62%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Office 365
2 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.54%) G Suite
4 1 (1.54%) IaaS
4 1 (1.54%) PaaS
4 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.31%) Firewall
2 17 (26.15%) SAN
3 14 (21.54%) VPN
4 10 (15.38%) LAN
4 10 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 10 (15.38%) WAN
5 8 (12.31%) IMAP
5 8 (12.31%) SMTP
5 8 (12.31%) VLAN
5 8 (12.31%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (7.69%) NAS
6 5 (7.69%) Wireless
7 4 (6.15%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (4.62%) DHCP
9 2 (3.08%) DNS
10 1 (1.54%) FCoE
10 1 (1.54%) Internet
10 1 (1.54%) PABX
10 1 (1.54%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.54%) MS Access
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) JIRA
2 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.54%) MSTest
3 1 (1.54%) NUnit
3 1 (1.54%) Redmine
3 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (15.38%) Games
2 5 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.23%) .NET
2 17 (26.15%) .NET Framework
3 12 (18.46%) Web Services
4 10 (15.38%) Middleware
5 8 (12.31%) MAPI
6 7 (10.77%) Entity Framework
6 7 (10.77%) NHibernate
6 7 (10.77%) WCF
6 7 (10.77%) WPF
7 1 (1.54%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Driving Licence
2 8 (12.31%) Clustering
2 8 (12.31%) EPoS
2 8 (12.31%) iPad
3 5 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.62%) Cybercrime
5 2 (3.08%) User Experience
6 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.54%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 35 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (21.54%) Linux
6 4 (6.15%) CentOS
7 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.62%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.08%) Unix
8 2 (3.08%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.54%) Solaris
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.38%) Application Packaging
4 8 (12.31%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (10.77%) Coaching
5 7 (10.77%) Mentoring
5 7 (10.77%) OO
5 7 (10.77%) OOD
5 7 (10.77%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (10.77%) UML
6 6 (9.23%) Change Control
6 6 (9.23%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (9.23%) Multithreading
6 6 (9.23%) Reverse Engineering
7 5 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (7.69%) Information Security
7 5 (7.69%) Information Security Management
7 5 (7.69%) ISMS
7 5 (7.69%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) SQL
2 13 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 10 (15.38%) C
3 10 (15.38%) C#
4 4 (6.15%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.15%) Python
5 1 (1.54%) Korn
5 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (18.46%) DV Cleared
3 8 (12.31%) MCSE
3 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (10.77%) CCNA
4 7 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (10.77%) CISSP
4 7 (10.77%) CompTIA Security+
4 7 (10.77%) GIAC
4 7 (10.77%) Linux+ Certification
4 7 (10.77%) Network+ Certification
4 7 (10.77%) SANS
4 7 (10.77%) Security+ Certification
4 7 (10.77%) SSCP
5 3 (4.62%) MCP
6 2 (3.08%) Degree
6 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.54%) HNC
7 1 (1.54%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
2 21 (32.31%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.23%) Terminal Services
4 5 (7.69%) Firmware
5 3 (4.62%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (4.62%) vSphere
6 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.54%) NFS
7 1 (1.54%) Samba
7 1 (1.54%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) WSUS
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (3.08%) Ansible
3 2 (3.08%) Puppet
3 2 (3.08%) SCCM
4 1 (1.54%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.54%) Grafana
4 1 (1.54%) Graphite
4 1 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.54%) Nagios
4 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (43.08%) VMware
2 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
3 10 (15.38%) Cisco
4 9 (13.85%) NetApp
5 7 (10.77%) Citrix
6 6 (9.23%) CommVault
7 5 (7.69%) HP
8 4 (6.15%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.54%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.54%) EMC
9 1 (1.54%) Google
9 1 (1.54%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.54%) Meru Networks
9 1 (1.54%) Oracle
9 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
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