Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
UK > England
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 315 692
Rank change year-on-year +126 +377 +591
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 2,903 1,664 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.78% 1.01% 0.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.31% 4.17% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2,479 1,487 621
England median annual salary £32,000 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -4.76% -38.83%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,650 £21,000
90th Percentile £61,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK median annual salary £31,500 £30,000 £31,898
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.95% -38.06%

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 39,736 39,890 52,196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.38% 24.23% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32,946 33,760 44,470
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% - +2.35%

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018. 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 +126 1,288 £37,500 +15.38% 154
South East +76 563 £29,750 -0.83% 101
North of England +79 334 £25,500 -5.56% 70
Midlands +71 290 £30,000 +20.00% 57
South West +104 217 £28,250 -0.88% 27
East of England +57 199 £30,000 +9.09% 31
North West +55 184 £28,000 -10.40% 44
West Midlands +40 165 £31,500 +31.25% 29
Yorkshire +56 132 £25,000 -1.96% 21
East Midlands +58 125 £29,000 +16.00% 28
North East 0 20 £24,000 -5.88% 5
Windows 10
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, 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 2,897 (99.79%) Windows
2 1,970 (67.86%) Windows 7
3 1,859 (64.04%) Active Directory
4 1,747 (60.18%) Microsoft
5 1,356 (46.71%) Office 365
6 1,234 (42.51%) Windows Server
7 1,040 (35.83%) Microsoft Office
8 959 (33.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 901 (31.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 885 (30.49%) VMware
11 736 (25.35%) ITIL
12 667 (22.98%) SCCM
13 655 (22.56%) Citrix
14 581 (20.01%) VMware Infrastructure
15 574 (19.77%) Windows 8
16 547 (18.84%) MS Exchange
17 459 (15.81%) Finance
18 424 (14.61%) Firewall
19 415 (14.30%) DNS
20 409 (14.09%) Microsoft Azure
21 400 (13.78%) Microsoft Certification
22 393 (13.54%) Hyper-V
23 385 (13.26%) PowerShell
24 377 (12.99%) TCP/IP
25 365 (12.57%) DHCP
26 344 (11.85%) Cisco
27 339 (11.68%) SQL
28 323 (11.13%) LAN
29 322 (11.09%) SQL Server
30 295 (10.16%) Exchange Server 2010

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
1 547 (18.84%) MS Exchange
2 295 (10.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 243 (8.37%) SharePoint
4 210 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 177 (6.10%) Skype for Business
6 134 (4.62%) IIS
7 42 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 39 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 35 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
10 32 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
11 27 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 21 (0.72%) IBM Notes
13 14 (0.48%) Apache
14 11 (0.38%) Tomcat
15 8 (0.28%) CMS
15 8 (0.28%) Confluence
16 7 (0.24%) IBM Domino
16 7 (0.24%) JBoss
16 7 (0.24%) WordPress
17 4 (0.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 1,040 (35.83%) Microsoft Office
2 107 (3.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 74 (2.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (0.65%) Acrobat
5 11 (0.38%) Photoshop
6 9 (0.31%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (0.17%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.17%) Camtasia
9 4 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
10 3 (0.10%) LibreOffice
10 3 (0.10%) Maya
10 3 (0.10%) Mozilla Thunderbird
11 2 (0.069%) InCopy
11 2 (0.069%) InDesign
11 2 (0.069%) SOLIDWORKS
12 1 (0.034%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.034%) Avid Media Composer
12 1 (0.034%) Steinberg Cubase
Business Applications
1 21 (0.72%) Elite 3E
2 20 (0.69%) Visualfiles
3 12 (0.41%) Carpe Diem
4 11 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.24%) Eikon
6 7 (0.24%) NetSuite
7 5 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
8 4 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
8 4 (0.14%) Rolfe and Nolan
8 4 (0.14%) thinkFolio
8 4 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
8 4 (0.14%) Workday HCM
9 2 (0.069%) assyst
9 2 (0.069%) FLEXCUBE
9 2 (0.069%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.069%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.069%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.034%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1,356 (46.71%) Office 365
2 409 (14.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 115 (3.96%) Azure Active Directory
4 101 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
5 68 (2.34%) OneDrive
6 58 (2.00%) Mimecast
7 55 (1.89%) IaaS
8 33 (1.14%) G Suite
9 30 (1.03%) PaaS
10 26 (0.90%) SaaS
11 17 (0.59%) Yammer
12 16 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
13 13 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 13 (0.45%) npm
14 6 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 5 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
15 5 (0.17%) SoftLayer
16 4 (0.14%) Dynamics 365
16 4 (0.14%) GitHub
16 4 (0.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 424 (14.61%) Firewall
2 415 (14.30%) DNS
3 377 (12.99%) TCP/IP
4 365 (12.57%) DHCP
5 323 (11.13%) LAN
6 285 (9.82%) WAN
7 237 (8.16%) VPN
8 176 (6.06%) Skype
9 168 (5.79%) SAN
10 147 (5.06%) Wireless
11 138 (4.75%) VoIP
12 120 (4.13%) Remote Desktop
13 115 (3.96%) Wi-Fi
14 103 (3.55%) VLAN
15 93 (3.20%) Internet
16 69 (2.38%) NAS
17 43 (1.48%) Network Security
18 40 (1.38%) NetScaler
19 32 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
20 29 (1.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (11.09%) SQL Server
2 63 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (0.86%) MySQL
5 18 (0.62%) Power BI
6 17 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
7 16 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
7 16 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (0.48%) NoSQL
9 13 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
10 11 (0.38%) Relational Database
11 9 (0.31%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.21%) MongoDB
13 6 (0.21%) MS Access
14 5 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (0.14%) Oracle Database
15 4 (0.14%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 108 (3.72%) MSI
2 30 (1.03%) Git (software)
3 19 (0.65%) JIRA
4 18 (0.62%) Visual Studio
5 16 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
6 13 (0.45%) Cucumber
6 13 (0.45%) Gradle
6 13 (0.45%) Jasmine
6 13 (0.45%) Karma Test Runner
7 11 (0.38%) InstallShield
8 8 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.17%) Subversion
10 4 (0.14%) WinDbg
11 3 (0.10%) GCC
11 3 (0.10%) GDB
11 3 (0.10%) ProC
11 3 (0.10%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.10%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.034%) AutoIt
12 1 (0.034%) Sikuli
General
1 459 (15.81%) Finance
2 158 (5.44%) Law
3 154 (5.30%) Banking
4 125 (4.31%) Legal
5 103 (3.55%) Retail
6 76 (2.62%) Investment Banking
7 50 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 41 (1.41%) Marketing
9 40 (1.38%) Retail Banking
10 35 (1.21%) Advertising
11 33 (1.14%) Manufacturing
12 30 (1.03%) Publishing
13 20 (0.69%) Back Office
14 15 (0.52%) Front Office
15 13 (0.45%) Electronics
16 12 (0.41%) Games
16 12 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
17 11 (0.38%) French Language
18 10 (0.34%) Financial Institution
19 9 (0.31%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 631 (21.74%) Analyst
2 606 (20.87%) Support Engineer
3 431 (14.85%) Desktop Support
4 399 (13.74%) IT Support
5 369 (12.71%) Support Analyst
6 346 (11.92%) 2nd Line Support
7 264 (9.09%) IT Engineer
8 253 (8.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 245 (8.44%) Desktop Engineer
10 192 (6.61%) Service Analyst
11 188 (6.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 175 (6.03%) Service Desk Analyst
13 174 (5.99%) IT Analyst
14 166 (5.72%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 158 (5.44%) Windows Engineer
16 155 (5.34%) IT Support Engineer
17 136 (4.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
18 133 (4.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 129 (4.44%) IT Support Analyst
20 107 (3.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (2.51%) .NET
2 68 (2.34%) Software Packaging
3 43 (1.48%) AngularJS
4 42 (1.45%) Web Services
5 38 (1.31%) JSON
6 37 (1.27%) ASP.NET
7 36 (1.24%) HTML
8 32 (1.10%) .NET Framework
9 29 (1.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 27 (0.93%) HTML5
11 25 (0.86%) SOAP
12 20 (0.69%) XML
13 16 (0.55%) CSS
14 14 (0.48%) Angular 2
14 14 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (0.48%) Node.js
15 13 (0.45%) D3.js
15 13 (0.45%) Redux
15 13 (0.45%) Socket.IO
15 13 (0.45%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 154 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
2 130 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 109 (3.75%) Driving Licence
4 98 (3.38%) Management Information System
5 88 (3.03%) Fat Client
5 88 (3.03%) Thin Client
6 83 (2.86%) iPhone
7 82 (2.82%) Data Centre
8 78 (2.69%) Blackberry
9 72 (2.48%) User Experience
10 69 (2.38%) Smartphone
11 68 (2.34%) Video Conferencing
12 50 (1.72%) Hedge funds
13 43 (1.48%) iPad
14 32 (1.10%) Private Cloud
15 31 (1.07%) EPoS
16 25 (0.86%) Clustering
17 23 (0.79%) PDA
18 20 (0.69%) Analytical Mindset
18 20 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2,897 (99.79%) Windows
2 1,970 (67.86%) Windows 7
3 1,234 (42.51%) Windows Server
4 959 (33.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 901 (31.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 574 (19.77%) Windows 8
7 201 (6.92%) Mac OS X
8 196 (6.75%) Linux
9 160 (5.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 149 (5.13%) Android
11 132 (4.55%) Windows XP
12 111 (3.82%) Apple iOS
13 68 (2.34%) Mac OS
14 48 (1.65%) Unix
15 44 (1.52%) CentOS
15 44 (1.52%) Ubuntu
16 38 (1.31%) Windows Phone
17 21 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 19 (0.65%) Windows Vista
19 14 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 736 (25.35%) ITIL
2 216 (7.44%) Service Delivery
3 150 (5.17%) Service Management
4 143 (4.93%) Asset Management
5 137 (4.72%) Migration
6 119 (4.10%) Presales
7 111 (3.82%) Problem Management
8 105 (3.62%) PRINCE2
8 105 (3.62%) Project Management
9 103 (3.55%) Agile Software Development
10 99 (3.41%) Application Packaging
11 97 (3.34%) Mobile Device Management
12 93 (3.20%) ITIL V3
13 91 (3.13%) Incident Management
14 89 (3.07%) Customer Requirements
14 89 (3.07%) Mentoring
15 88 (3.03%) Time Management
16 87 (3.00%) Disaster Recovery
17 86 (2.96%) CRM
18 77 (2.65%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 385 (13.26%) PowerShell
2 339 (11.68%) SQL
3 91 (3.13%) VBScript
4 71 (2.45%) T-SQL
5 69 (2.38%) C#
6 68 (2.34%) JavaScript
7 44 (1.52%) C
8 33 (1.14%) VB
9 19 (0.65%) Java
9 19 (0.65%) TypeScript
10 17 (0.59%) Go
11 16 (0.55%) C++
11 16 (0.55%) Perl
12 15 (0.52%) Python
13 12 (0.41%) Tcl
14 11 (0.38%) Bash Shell
14 11 (0.38%) PHP
15 10 (0.34%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.14%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 400 (13.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 263 (9.06%) Degree
3 245 (8.44%) MCSE
4 153 (5.27%) Security Cleared
5 147 (5.06%) MCSA
6 126 (4.34%) MCP
7 121 (4.17%) SC Cleared
8 74 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
9 64 (2.20%) CCNA
9 64 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
10 53 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
11 39 (1.34%) MCITP
12 34 (1.17%) DV Cleared
13 33 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
14 29 (1.00%) A+ Certification
15 28 (0.96%) MCDST
16 27 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 24 (0.83%) CCA
18 23 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 21 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 224 (7.72%) SLA
2 35 (1.21%) QA
3 22 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 20 (0.69%) PMO
5 18 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.28%) GDPR
7 6 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.14%) COBIT
8 4 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.069%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 2 (0.069%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.069%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.069%) RMADS
10 1 (0.034%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.034%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 1,859 (64.04%) Active Directory
2 581 (20.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 393 (13.54%) Hyper-V
4 253 (8.72%) Microsoft App-V
5 222 (7.65%) XenApp
6 204 (7.03%) XenDesktop
7 127 (4.37%) Virtual Desktop
8 122 (4.20%) vSphere
9 117 (4.03%) VMware ESXi
10 69 (2.38%) XenServer
11 64 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
12 56 (1.93%) BitLocker
13 40 (1.38%) VirtualBox
14 23 (0.79%) Docker
15 21 (0.72%) Terminal Services
16 15 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
17 13 (0.45%) Firmware
17 13 (0.45%) NFS
18 8 (0.28%) KVM
18 8 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 667 (22.98%) SCCM
2 111 (3.82%) Microsoft Intune
3 78 (2.69%) WSUS
4 73 (2.51%) SCOM
5 68 (2.34%) SCOrch
6 60 (2.07%) AirWatch
7 52 (1.79%) Backup Exec
8 47 (1.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 44 (1.52%) SCVMM
10 41 (1.41%) SCSM
11 39 (1.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 32 (1.10%) SCDPM
13 31 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
14 27 (0.93%) Jamf Pro
15 25 (0.86%) XenMobile
16 23 (0.79%) vCenter Server
17 21 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
18 19 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
19 17 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
20 15 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1,747 (60.18%) Microsoft
2 885 (30.49%) VMware
3 655 (22.56%) Citrix
4 344 (11.85%) Cisco
5 268 (9.23%) Apple
6 161 (5.55%) HP
7 122 (4.20%) Dell
8 90 (3.10%) Bloomberg
9 88 (3.03%) Reuters
10 84 (2.89%) Ivanti
11 83 (2.86%) Veeam
12 82 (2.82%) iManage
13 67 (2.31%) Adobe
14 63 (2.17%) McAfee
15 62 (2.14%) Avaya
16 56 (1.93%) Symantec
17 54 (1.86%) FactSet
17 54 (1.86%) Oracle
18 48 (1.65%) Sophos
19 47 (1.62%) NetApp