The median annual salary for a Windows Support Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 26 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 / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 240 211
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 0 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.082% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.085% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 13
Median salary - £25,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.69%  
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 West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5022 5865 5572
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.88% 96.29% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4254 4605 4626
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Support Engineer in the West Midlands

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Windows Support Engineer in the West Midlands

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Midlands region featuring Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Software Distribution
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware