Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Windows 10 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 10 over the 6 months to 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 189 223
Rank change year-on-year +73 +34 +87
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 139 79 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.47% 1.16% 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.80% 4.32% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 122 52 55
Berkshire median annual salary £35,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.25% +23.08% +3.17%
10th Percentile £22,075 £24,100 £21,350
90th Percentile £57,250 £73,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - -4.76%

Windows 10 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,419 1,828 2,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.24% 26.75% 28.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,205 1,500 1,720
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.10% +1.11%
10th Percentile £26,700 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,133
% change year-on-year +1.19% -0.31% +1.52%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Berkshire

Windows 10
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Windows 10 in Berkshire

Windows 10
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows 10 in Berkshire

Windows 10
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 10 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 March 2019. 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
Reading +38 61 £38,750 +25.00% 7
Slough +16 24 £22,000 -52.43% 3
Maidenhead +6 20 £50,000 +66.67% 1
Bracknell +4 13 £35,500 -32.38% 2
Wokingham +3 5 £36,750 -26.50%
Windsor +15 3 £25,500 -36.25% 1
Newbury +3 2 £35,500 +13.60%
Thatcham - 2 £24,750 - 2
Windows 10
South East

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, IT jobs citing Windows 10 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 139 (100.00%) Windows
2 85 (61.15%) Microsoft
3 81 (58.27%) Active Directory
4 71 (51.08%) Office 365
5 70 (50.36%) Windows 7
6 40 (28.78%) VMware
7 38 (27.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (26.62%) Firewall
9 36 (25.90%) Linux
9 36 (25.90%) Microsoft Office
10 35 (25.18%) ITIL
11 34 (24.46%) VMware Infrastructure
11 34 (24.46%) Windows Server
12 32 (23.02%) SCCM
13 31 (22.30%) TCP/IP
14 29 (20.86%) PowerShell
14 29 (20.86%) Microsoft Azure
15 26 (18.71%) Windows Server 2008
16 24 (17.27%) Migration
16 24 (17.27%) Cisco
17 22 (15.83%) Red Hat
17 22 (15.83%) Hyper-V
17 22 (15.83%) Windows 8
18 21 (15.11%) LAN
19 20 (14.39%) WSUS
19 20 (14.39%) Driving Licence
20 19 (13.67%) Security Cleared
20 19 (13.67%) Unix
21 18 (12.95%) Windows XP
21 18 (12.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 16 (11.51%) SharePoint
2 15 (10.79%) WebLogic
3 8 (5.76%) MS Exchange
4 6 (4.32%) IIS
5 4 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 36 (25.90%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.04%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 71 (51.08%) Office 365
2 29 (20.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.04%) Mimecast
4 6 (4.32%) SaaS
5 5 (3.60%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (2.16%) IaaS
7 3 (2.16%) PaaS
8 1 (0.72%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 37 (26.62%) Firewall
2 31 (22.30%) TCP/IP
3 21 (15.11%) LAN
4 15 (10.79%) DHCP
4 15 (10.79%) VPN
5 13 (9.35%) DNS
6 11 (7.91%) Wireless
7 6 (4.32%) WAN
8 5 (3.60%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (2.88%) Network Security
9 4 (2.88%) Skype
10 3 (2.16%) DSL
10 3 (2.16%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (2.16%) SSL
10 3 (2.16%) VoIP
10 3 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.44%) Internet
11 2 (1.44%) SAN
12 1 (0.72%) NAS
12 1 (0.72%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (2.88%) PowerCenter
3 2 (1.44%) MS Access
3 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.72%) Big Data
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (5.04%) AdminStudio
1 7 (5.04%) MSI
General
1 2 (1.44%) Electronics
2 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
2 1 (0.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (21.58%) Support Engineer
2 27 (19.42%) Analyst
3 20 (14.39%) IT Support
4 17 (12.23%) Technical Analyst
5 15 (10.79%) IT Engineer
6 12 (8.63%) Technical Support
7 10 (7.19%) Administrator
7 10 (7.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (6.47%) 1st Line Support
8 9 (6.47%) Desktop Support
8 9 (6.47%) IT Analyst
8 9 (6.47%) Support Analyst
8 9 (6.47%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (6.47%) Technical Engineer
8 9 (6.47%) Technical Support Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) Field Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) IT Administrator
9 8 (5.76%) IT Support Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) IT Technician
9 8 (5.76%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.79%) J2EE
2 7 (5.04%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.39%) Driving Licence
2 7 (5.04%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (4.32%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.60%) User Experience
5 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.16%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.16%) CCTV
6 3 (2.16%) Clustering
6 3 (2.16%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.16%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.16%) Replication
7 2 (1.44%) Handset
7 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 139 (100.00%) Windows
2 70 (50.36%) Windows 7
3 38 (27.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (25.90%) Linux
5 34 (24.46%) Windows Server
6 26 (18.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (15.83%) Windows 8
8 19 (13.67%) Unix
9 18 (12.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (12.95%) Windows XP
10 6 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (3.60%) Android
11 5 (3.60%) Apple iOS
12 3 (2.16%) CentOS
12 3 (2.16%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.18%) ITIL
2 24 (17.27%) Migration
3 17 (12.23%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (11.51%) Software Deployment
5 15 (10.79%) Task Automation
5 15 (10.79%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (9.35%) Deployment Automation
7 12 (8.63%) Customer Requirements
8 11 (7.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 10 (7.19%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (7.19%) Application Packaging
9 10 (7.19%) Application Virtualisation
9 10 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (7.19%) Presales
9 10 (7.19%) Project Management
9 10 (7.19%) Service Delivery
10 9 (6.47%) Critical Thinking
10 9 (6.47%) CRM
10 9 (6.47%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (5.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (20.86%) PowerShell
2 16 (11.51%) C
3 15 (10.79%) C++
3 15 (10.79%) Java
3 15 (10.79%) JavaScript
3 15 (10.79%) Python
3 15 (10.79%) Shell Script
4 10 (7.19%) SQL
5 7 (5.04%) VB
5 7 (5.04%) VBScript
6 2 (1.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (13.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.63%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.91%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (7.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (6.47%) MCSE
6 8 (5.76%) Degree
7 7 (5.04%) DV Cleared
7 7 (5.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (2.16%) CISSP
8 3 (2.16%) MCSA
8 3 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.44%) MCP
10 1 (0.72%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.72%) ACSP
10 1 (0.72%) ACTC
10 1 (0.72%) MCDST
10 1 (0.72%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.76%) SLA
2 4 (2.88%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.88%) GDPR
2 4 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.88%) PSD2
3 3 (2.16%) PMO
System Software
1 81 (58.27%) Active Directory
2 34 (24.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (15.83%) Hyper-V
4 13 (9.35%) vSphere
5 10 (7.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (6.47%) Firmware
7 6 (4.32%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (2.16%) BitLocker
8 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (2.16%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (2.16%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (2.16%) XenApp
8 3 (2.16%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.44%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.44%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.72%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (23.02%) SCCM
2 20 (14.39%) WSUS
3 15 (10.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 13 (9.35%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (2.88%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (2.16%) AirWatch
6 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (2.16%) SCDPM
6 3 (2.16%) SCOM
6 3 (2.16%) SCOrch
6 3 (2.16%) SCSM
6 3 (2.16%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 85 (61.15%) Microsoft
2 40 (28.78%) VMware
3 24 (17.27%) Cisco
4 22 (15.83%) Red Hat
5 16 (11.51%) Oracle
6 15 (10.79%) Informatica
6 15 (10.79%) Riverbed
7 8 (5.76%) HP
8 7 (5.04%) Autodesk
9 6 (4.32%) SonicWALL
10 5 (3.60%) Citrix
11 3 (2.16%) Adobe
11 3 (2.16%) MobileIron
11 3 (2.16%) Veeam
11 3 (2.16%) Zerto
12 2 (1.44%) Altova
13 1 (0.72%) Apple
13 1 (0.72%) Avaya
13 1 (0.72%) Dell
13 1 (0.72%) Sophos