Period
to 17 May 2021

The median annual salary for a Windows Build Engineer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 May 2021.

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

Windows/Wintel Build Engineer
UK
6 months to
17 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 887 918 1087
Rank change year-on-year +31 +169 +129
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Build Engineer 1 5 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.005% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.005% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 15
10th Percentile " £22,300 "
25th Percentile £66,250 £24,250 £25,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £25,500 £27,500
Median % change year-on-year +184.31% -7.27% -60.71%
75th Percentile £78,750 £26,750 £72,500
90th Percentile " £38,075 "
UK excluding London median annual salary - £25,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year - -3.77% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 83,668 91,748 139,751
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.76% 95.32% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63,821 74,597 112,237
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

Windows Build Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Windows Build Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Build Engineer in the UK

Windows Build Engineer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows Build Engineer.

Salary trend for Windows Build Engineer in the UK

Windows Build Engineer
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Build Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 17 May 2021. 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
London +48 1 £72,500 +65.71%
England +46 1 £72,500 +184.31%

Windows Build Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 May 2021, Windows Build Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Windows Build Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Speakerbus
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) Task Automation

Windows Build Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Speakerbus
1 1 (100.00%) VMware