Period
to 16 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 16 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 165 75 118
Rank change year-on-year -90 +43 +27
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 68 307 259
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.39% 3.66% 2.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.20% 17.93% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 64 269 228
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,650 £25,425
25th Percentile £37,375 £28,500 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.05% +18.57% -9.09%
75th Percentile £59,688 £61,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £80,500 £68,050 £60,000
Central London median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -12.50%

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 the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 739 1,712 2,290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.07% 20.40% 22.46%
Number of salaries quoted 648 1,495 2,055
10th Percentile £41,250 £29,386 £30,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in the City of London

Windows 10
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows 10 in the City of London.

Salary trend for Windows 10 in the City of London

Windows 10
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows 10 in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows 10 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (63.24%) Active Directory
2 43 (63.24%) Microsoft 365
3 39 (57.35%) Microsoft
4 28 (41.18%) Azure
5 27 (39.71%) Windows Server
6 26 (38.24%) PowerShell
6 26 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (36.76%) Windows 7
7 25 (36.76%) VMware
8 24 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (32.35%) Finance
10 21 (30.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
12 18 (26.47%) ITIL
12 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
12 18 (26.47%) Microsoft Intune
12 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2016
13 17 (25.00%) Cisco
14 16 (23.53%) Azure Active Directory
14 16 (23.53%) SCCM
15 15 (22.06%) Citrix
16 14 (20.59%) HP
17 13 (19.12%) SharePoint
18 12 (17.65%) Law
18 12 (17.65%) Firewall
19 11 (16.18%) Legal
19 11 (16.18%) DNS
20 10 (14.71%) DHCP
20 10 (14.71%) EMC

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 13 (19.12%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.94%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.47%) Confluence
4 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 43 (63.24%) Microsoft 365
2 28 (41.18%) Azure
3 16 (23.53%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (11.76%) AWS
5 4 (5.88%) OneDrive
6 3 (4.41%) IaaS
7 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.94%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (2.94%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (2.94%) Mimecast
8 1 (1.47%) Google Workspace
8 1 (1.47%) PaaS
8 1 (1.47%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
2 12 (17.65%) Firewall
3 11 (16.18%) DNS
4 10 (14.71%) DHCP
5 9 (13.24%) VPN
5 9 (13.24%) VSAN
5 9 (13.24%) WAN
6 8 (11.76%) LAN
7 5 (7.35%) iSCSI
7 5 (7.35%) Network Security
7 5 (7.35%) VLAN
8 4 (5.88%) NAS
9 3 (4.41%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (4.41%) Skype
10 2 (2.94%) Multicast
10 2 (2.94%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.47%) 4G
11 1 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.47%) Power BI
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) JIRA
2 1 (1.47%) Chocolatey
2 1 (1.47%) MSI
General
1 22 (32.35%) Finance
2 12 (17.65%) Law
3 11 (16.18%) Legal
4 9 (13.24%) Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.47%) French Language
6 1 (1.47%) German Language
6 1 (1.47%) Housing Association
6 1 (1.47%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.47%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.47%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) Analyst
2 14 (20.59%) VMware Engineer
3 13 (19.12%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) Support Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) Backup Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) Storage and Backup Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) Storage Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Network Engineer
7 7 (10.29%) Support Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Team Leader
8 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) IT Analyst
8 6 (8.82%) IT Support
8 6 (8.82%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 5 (7.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) IT Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Windows Engineer
10 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 4 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
10 4 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) Web Services
2 1 (1.47%) COM
2 1 (1.47%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.24%) Client/Server
2 9 (13.24%) EMC VNXe
2 9 (13.24%) Enterprise Storage
2 9 (13.24%) FlexPod
2 9 (13.24%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 5 (7.35%) Clustering
3 5 (7.35%) Replication
4 4 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (4.41%) iPhone
5 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.41%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.94%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.47%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.47%) Life Science
7 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.47%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (39.71%) Windows Server
3 26 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (36.76%) Windows 7
5 21 (30.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2016
7 8 (11.76%) Linux
8 6 (8.82%) Mac OS
9 4 (5.88%) Apple iOS
9 4 (5.88%) Ubuntu
10 3 (4.41%) Android
10 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (2.94%) CentOS
11 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) ITIL
2 9 (13.24%) Change Control
2 9 (13.24%) Proactive Monitoring
3 7 (10.29%) Problem Management
3 7 (10.29%) Service Delivery
4 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (8.82%) ITSM
4 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (7.35%) Incident Management
5 5 (7.35%) Service Management
6 4 (5.88%) High Availability
6 4 (5.88%) Trend Analysis
7 3 (4.41%) Application Packaging
7 3 (4.41%) Data Protection
7 3 (4.41%) Line Management
7 3 (4.41%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (2.94%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.94%) Project Delivery
8 2 (2.94%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.24%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.94%) SQL
3 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) CCNA
1 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (7.35%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.41%) CCNP
4 2 (2.94%) Degree
4 2 (2.94%) MCP
5 1 (1.47%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.47%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) Cyber Essentials
1 5 (7.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 5 (7.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.94%) SLA
3 1 (1.47%) GDPR
3 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 43 (63.24%) Active Directory
2 24 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (13.24%) Hyper-V
3 9 (13.24%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.88%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.41%) vSphere
6 2 (2.94%) Docker
6 2 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.94%) VMware Server
6 2 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (26.47%) Microsoft Intune
2 16 (23.53%) SCCM
3 9 (13.24%) vCenter Server
4 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (7.35%) SCDPM
5 4 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (2.94%) WSUS
7 1 (1.47%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.47%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 39 (57.35%) Microsoft
2 25 (36.76%) VMware
3 17 (25.00%) Cisco
4 15 (22.06%) Citrix
5 14 (20.59%) HP
6 10 (14.71%) EMC
7 9 (13.24%) Dell
7 9 (13.24%) Isilon
7 9 (13.24%) NetApp
8 6 (8.82%) Sage
8 6 (8.82%) SonicWALL
8 6 (8.82%) Xero
9 4 (5.88%) Apple
9 4 (5.88%) Aruba
9 4 (5.88%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (5.88%) iManage
9 4 (5.88%) Synology
10 3 (4.41%) MobileIron
10 3 (4.41%) ServiceNow
11 2 (2.94%) Xerox