Period
to 17 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
UK > England
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 166 257
Rank change year-on-year +56 +91 +150
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 3,700 3,306 2,337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.80% 2.08% 1.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.26% 9.01% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3,071 2,701 2,079
England median annual salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.54% - +3.17%
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -3.08% - +3.17%

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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 30,188 36,699 41,339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 22.87% 23.08% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 24,018 29,692 33,867
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £45,591 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.02% +5.56% -

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in England

Windows 10
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Windows 10 in England

Windows 10
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in England over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows 10 in England

Windows 10
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 10 within the England region over the 6 months to 17 August 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
London +36 1,468 £35,000 -6.67% 214
South East +50 792 £30,000 +1.69% 166
North of England +63 511 £27,500 - 136
Midlands +45 361 £30,000 +5.26% 110
South West +57 302 £29,750 -8.46% 99
North West +79 287 £27,500 -5.17% 78
East of England +35 224 £30,000 - 47
East Midlands +59 202 £30,000 +1.69% 63
Yorkshire +32 191 £27,500 +10.00% 49
West Midlands +17 159 £30,000 +6.19% 47
North East +25 33 £25,750 +19.08% 9
Windows 10
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 England region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 3,677 (99.38%) Windows
2 2,527 (68.30%) Active Directory
3 2,098 (56.70%) Microsoft
4 2,071 (55.97%) Office 365
5 1,866 (50.43%) Windows 7
6 1,275 (34.46%) Windows Server
7 1,272 (34.38%) Microsoft Office
8 958 (25.89%) ITIL
9 895 (24.19%) VMware
10 833 (22.51%) Microsoft Azure
11 801 (21.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 786 (21.24%) SCCM
13 682 (18.43%) Citrix
14 623 (16.84%) MS Exchange
15 617 (16.68%) DNS
16 596 (16.11%) VMware Infrastructure
17 595 (16.08%) Windows Server 2008
18 547 (14.78%) Firewall
19 534 (14.43%) Cisco
20 517 (13.97%) TCP/IP
21 512 (13.84%) Hyper-V
22 487 (13.16%) DHCP
23 484 (13.08%) Problem-Solving
24 479 (12.95%) Microsoft Certification
25 471 (12.73%) Windows 8
26 469 (12.68%) Finance
27 460 (12.43%) LAN
27 460 (12.43%) PowerShell
28 410 (11.08%) WAN
29 372 (10.05%) Infrastructure Engineering

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 623 (16.84%) MS Exchange
2 302 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 250 (6.76%) Skype for Business
4 207 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 201 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 101 (2.73%) IIS
7 43 (1.16%) CMS
8 39 (1.05%) IBM Notes
9 38 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
10 35 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
11 31 (0.84%) Apache
12 25 (0.68%) Confluence
13 17 (0.46%) IBM Domino
13 17 (0.46%) nginx
14 12 (0.32%) Tomcat
15 11 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
16 10 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
17 9 (0.24%) SAS
18 7 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 6 (0.16%) Tornado
Applications
1 1,272 (34.38%) Microsoft Office
2 121 (3.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 74 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 47 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
5 33 (0.89%) MS Visio
6 21 (0.57%) Acrobat
7 8 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.22%) AutoCAD
8 6 (0.16%) CATIA
9 5 (0.14%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.14%) S-PLUS
10 2 (0.054%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.054%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.054%) Camtasia
10 2 (0.054%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 2 (0.054%) PTC Creo
10 2 (0.054%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.027%) HipChat
11 1 (0.027%) Revit
Business Applications
1 24 (0.65%) Elite 3E
1 24 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 18 (0.49%) Carpe Diem
3 17 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (0.24%) Exchequer
7 7 (0.19%) Q-Pulse
7 7 (0.19%) Sage CRM
8 6 (0.16%) Eikon
9 5 (0.14%) assyst
9 5 (0.14%) Sage X3
10 4 (0.11%) Line 50
10 4 (0.11%) Line 500
11 2 (0.054%) Magento
11 2 (0.054%) Oracle EBS
11 2 (0.054%) Oracle EBS R12
11 2 (0.054%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.054%) Primavera
12 1 (0.027%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 2,071 (55.97%) Office 365
2 833 (22.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 302 (8.16%) Azure Active Directory
4 226 (6.11%) Amazon AWS
5 115 (3.11%) OneDrive
6 88 (2.38%) IaaS
7 57 (1.54%) SaaS
8 40 (1.08%) PaaS
9 27 (0.73%) G Suite
10 26 (0.70%) Mimecast
11 23 (0.62%) Power Platform
12 22 (0.59%) OpenDNS
13 21 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
14 20 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
15 18 (0.49%) IBM Cloud
15 18 (0.49%) SoftLayer
16 15 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 15 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
17 10 (0.27%) Yammer
18 8 (0.22%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 617 (16.68%) DNS
2 547 (14.78%) Firewall
3 517 (13.97%) TCP/IP
4 487 (13.16%) DHCP
5 460 (12.43%) LAN
6 410 (11.08%) WAN
7 348 (9.41%) VPN
8 295 (7.97%) Skype
9 229 (6.19%) VoIP
10 178 (4.81%) Remote Desktop
11 166 (4.49%) Wireless
12 145 (3.92%) Internet
13 133 (3.59%) VLAN
14 120 (3.24%) Wi-Fi
15 116 (3.14%) SAN
16 61 (1.65%) Network Security
17 55 (1.49%) IP Telephony
18 50 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
19 44 (1.19%) Unified Communications
20 41 (1.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (6.95%) SQL Server
2 36 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 32 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (0.81%) MySQL
4 30 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
6 21 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
8 17 (0.46%) Power BI
8 17 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (0.38%) SQL Server 2016
10 12 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (0.30%) Redis
12 10 (0.27%) Data Lake
13 9 (0.24%) MongoDB
13 9 (0.24%) NoSQL
14 8 (0.22%) SQL Server 2017
15 7 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
16 5 (0.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 80 (2.16%) JIRA
2 46 (1.24%) Git (software)
3 41 (1.11%) MSI
4 39 (1.05%) Visual Studio
5 25 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
6 20 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (0.41%) AdminStudio
7 15 (0.41%) InstallShield
8 13 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (0.35%) Bitbucket
9 9 (0.24%) Android Studio
10 8 (0.22%) Subversion
11 6 (0.16%) Gradle
11 6 (0.16%) Selenium
12 5 (0.14%) webpack
13 3 (0.081%) Appium
13 3 (0.081%) Moq
13 3 (0.081%) NUnit
13 3 (0.081%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.081%) WebDriver
General
1 469 (12.68%) Finance
2 179 (4.84%) Law
3 150 (4.05%) Legal
4 128 (3.46%) Telecoms
5 78 (2.11%) Retail
6 75 (2.03%) Banking
7 63 (1.70%) Aerospace
8 54 (1.46%) Marketing
9 49 (1.32%) Manufacturing
10 30 (0.81%) Back Office
11 22 (0.59%) Automotive
11 22 (0.59%) Electronics
11 22 (0.59%) Publishing
12 18 (0.49%) Military
13 14 (0.38%) Games
14 11 (0.30%) Advertising
14 11 (0.30%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.22%) Billing
15 8 (0.22%) French Language
15 8 (0.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 925 (25.00%) Analyst
2 735 (19.86%) Support Engineer
3 710 (19.19%) IT Support
4 514 (13.89%) Support Analyst
5 438 (11.84%) 2nd Line Support
6 433 (11.70%) IT Engineer
7 344 (9.30%) IT Analyst
8 311 (8.41%) Service Analyst
9 290 (7.84%) Service Desk Analyst
10 288 (7.78%) Desktop Support
11 285 (7.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 279 (7.54%) IT Support Engineer
13 278 (7.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 259 (7.00%) IT Support Analyst
15 228 (6.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 179 (4.84%) Desktop Engineer
17 161 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
18 158 (4.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support
19 151 (4.08%) Support Technician
20 140 (3.78%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (2.22%) .NET
2 35 (0.95%) JSON
3 29 (0.78%) HTML
4 26 (0.70%) CSS
4 26 (0.70%) XML
5 21 (0.57%) XMPP
6 19 (0.51%) X-Windows
7 16 (0.43%) .NET Framework
7 16 (0.43%) LAPP Stack
7 16 (0.43%) LDAP
7 16 (0.43%) WebRTC
8 15 (0.41%) Software Packaging
9 13 (0.35%) Apache Flex
9 13 (0.35%) COM
10 12 (0.32%) LAMP
10 12 (0.32%) LEMP Stack
10 12 (0.32%) RESTful
10 12 (0.32%) Web Services
11 11 (0.30%) Middleware
11 11 (0.30%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 249 (6.73%) Management Information System
2 200 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
3 179 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 174 (4.70%) iPhone
5 153 (4.14%) Video Conferencing
6 127 (3.43%) Driving Licence
7 109 (2.95%) Data Centre
8 93 (2.51%) iPad
9 90 (2.43%) Smartphone
10 73 (1.97%) Blackberry
11 67 (1.81%) Fat Client
11 67 (1.81%) Thin Client
12 65 (1.76%) Hybrid Cloud
13 63 (1.70%) User Experience
14 51 (1.38%) Replication
15 32 (0.86%) Mobile Computing
16 31 (0.84%) Clustering
17 30 (0.81%) Public Cloud
18 25 (0.68%) EPoS
19 24 (0.65%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3,677 (99.38%) Windows
2 1,866 (50.43%) Windows 7
3 1,275 (34.46%) Windows Server
4 801 (21.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 595 (16.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 471 (12.73%) Windows 8
7 288 (7.78%) Linux
8 287 (7.76%) Android
9 246 (6.65%) Apple iOS
10 152 (4.11%) Mac OS X
11 137 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
12 127 (3.43%) Mac OS
13 120 (3.24%) Windows XP
14 65 (1.76%) Ubuntu
15 36 (0.97%) CentOS
16 33 (0.89%) Windows Vista
17 32 (0.86%) Unix
18 27 (0.73%) Windows 2000
19 21 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 11 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 958 (25.89%) ITIL
2 484 (13.08%) Problem-Solving
3 372 (10.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 271 (7.32%) Service Management
5 225 (6.08%) Migration
6 215 (5.81%) Service Delivery
7 197 (5.32%) Mobile Device Management
8 188 (5.08%) Mentoring
9 167 (4.51%) Information Security
10 165 (4.46%) Agile Software Development
10 165 (4.46%) ITSM
11 154 (4.16%) Time Management
12 137 (3.70%) Asset Management
13 136 (3.68%) Change Management
13 136 (3.68%) Continuous Improvement
14 135 (3.65%) Incident Management
15 134 (3.62%) Project Management
16 129 (3.49%) Problem Management
17 125 (3.38%) Application Packaging
18 108 (2.92%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 460 (12.43%) PowerShell
2 273 (7.38%) SQL
3 78 (2.11%) C#
4 63 (1.70%) Python
5 58 (1.57%) C
6 56 (1.51%) VBScript
7 54 (1.46%) Bash Shell
8 47 (1.27%) Java
9 37 (1.00%) C++
10 32 (0.86%) VB
11 27 (0.73%) JavaScript
12 20 (0.54%) T-SQL
13 18 (0.49%) Delphi
14 14 (0.38%) PHP
15 13 (0.35%) Perl
16 10 (0.27%) Ada
17 9 (0.24%) Objective-C
17 9 (0.24%) Shell Script
17 9 (0.24%) VBA
18 5 (0.14%) ES6
Qualifications
1 479 (12.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 297 (8.03%) Degree
3 232 (6.27%) MCSE
4 198 (5.35%) Security Cleared
5 194 (5.24%) MCSA
6 164 (4.43%) MCP
7 141 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
8 110 (2.97%) A+ Certification
9 104 (2.81%) CCNA
9 104 (2.81%) ITIL Certification
10 71 (1.92%) MCITP
11 65 (1.76%) SC Cleared
12 42 (1.14%) CCNP
13 36 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
14 33 (0.89%) CompTIA Security+
15 29 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
15 29 (0.78%) DBS Check
16 28 (0.76%) TOGAF Certification
17 26 (0.70%) CISSP
18 24 (0.65%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 343 (9.27%) SLA
2 53 (1.43%) GDPR
3 40 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 23 (0.62%) QA
6 13 (0.35%) PMO
7 8 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
7 8 (0.22%) IEC 61131
7 8 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 3 (0.081%) COBIT
9 3 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.054%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.054%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.054%) ITGC
System Software
1 2,527 (68.30%) Active Directory
2 596 (16.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 512 (13.84%) Hyper-V
4 180 (4.86%) XenApp
5 126 (3.41%) XenDesktop
6 117 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
7 105 (2.84%) Virtual Desktop
8 78 (2.11%) BitLocker
9 71 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
10 64 (1.73%) vSphere
11 59 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
12 40 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
13 38 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
14 37 (1.00%) Docker
15 27 (0.73%) Terminal Services
16 20 (0.54%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 19 (0.51%) DFS Replication
18 17 (0.46%) LXC
18 17 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 15 (0.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 786 (21.24%) SCCM
2 279 (7.54%) Microsoft Intune
3 122 (3.30%) WSUS
4 87 (2.35%) SCOM
5 72 (1.95%) Backup Exec
6 41 (1.11%) AirWatch
7 39 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
8 35 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
9 33 (0.89%) Ansible
9 33 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 30 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
11 29 (0.78%) vRealize
12 23 (0.62%) vCenter Server
13 20 (0.54%) BMC PATROL
14 17 (0.46%) DameWare
14 17 (0.46%) NetBackup
14 17 (0.46%) Perfmon
14 17 (0.46%) SCVMM
15 16 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
15 16 (0.43%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2,098 (56.70%) Microsoft
2 895 (24.19%) VMware
3 682 (18.43%) Citrix
4 534 (14.43%) Cisco
5 287 (7.76%) Apple
6 235 (6.35%) HP
7 194 (5.24%) Dell
8 143 (3.86%) Veeam
9 128 (3.46%) ServiceNow
10 120 (3.24%) Avaya
11 74 (2.00%) Adobe
12 73 (1.97%) iManage
13 68 (1.84%) Meraki
14 66 (1.78%) Symantec
15 61 (1.65%) Ivanti
16 58 (1.57%) Polycom
17 54 (1.46%) Sophos
18 53 (1.43%) Red Hat
19 48 (1.30%) Lotus
19 48 (1.30%) Sony