Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
UK > England
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 291 537
Rank change year-on-year +106 +246 +717
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 3,036 1,840 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.83% 1.14% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.67% 4.69% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,519 1,636 933
England median annual salary £32,500 £30,870 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.28% -3.53% -12.93%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,000 £50,000
UK median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% -7.14%

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 39,561 39,222 50,068
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.84% 24.31% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32,567 33,247 42,685
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £25,625 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +2.30% +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 23 April 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 23 April 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 +97 1,392 £38,000 +8.57% 158
South East +56 566 £30,000 -4.76% 112
Midlands +88 333 £29,000 +9.43% 58
North of England +64 333 £26,250 -1.87% 83
East of England +38 211 £32,500 +18.18% 30
West Midlands +72 209 £31,500 +18.87% 37
South West +70 179 £30,000 +5.26% 27
North West +28 160 £29,000 +1.75% 54
Yorkshire +66 154 £25,000 -1.96% 24
East Midlands +62 124 £27,000 -4.42% 21
North East -6 19 £24,000 +14.29% 5
Windows 10
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 3,031 (99.84%) Windows
2 1,983 (65.32%) Windows 7
3 1,935 (63.74%) Active Directory
4 1,761 (58.00%) Microsoft
5 1,440 (47.43%) Office 365
6 1,211 (39.89%) Windows Server
7 1,143 (37.65%) Microsoft Office
8 882 (29.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 864 (28.46%) VMware
10 795 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 756 (24.90%) ITIL
12 737 (24.28%) SCCM
13 622 (20.49%) Citrix
14 546 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
15 543 (17.89%) Windows 8
16 511 (16.83%) MS Exchange
17 471 (15.51%) Firewall
18 461 (15.18%) Microsoft Azure
19 451 (14.86%) Finance
20 408 (13.44%) TCP/IP
21 407 (13.41%) DNS
22 392 (12.91%) Microsoft Certification
23 384 (12.65%) PowerShell
24 382 (12.58%) Hyper-V
25 363 (11.96%) DHCP
26 353 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
27 348 (11.46%) Cisco
28 339 (11.17%) SQL
29 314 (10.34%) LAN
30 290 (9.55%) SQL Server

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
1 511 (16.83%) MS Exchange
2 259 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 234 (7.71%) SharePoint
4 195 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 181 (5.96%) Skype for Business
6 95 (3.13%) IIS
7 35 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 31 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 29 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
10 24 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
11 23 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
12 17 (0.56%) IBM Notes
13 10 (0.33%) Confluence
13 10 (0.33%) WordPress
14 9 (0.30%) Apache
15 8 (0.26%) CMS
16 7 (0.23%) IBM Domino
17 4 (0.13%) JBoss
18 3 (0.099%) Drupal
18 3 (0.099%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1,143 (37.65%) Microsoft Office
2 144 (4.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 109 (3.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 29 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 21 (0.69%) Camtasia
6 20 (0.66%) Acrobat
7 13 (0.43%) Adobe Captivate
8 12 (0.40%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.20%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
11 3 (0.099%) Adobe Premiere
11 3 (0.099%) LibreOffice
11 3 (0.099%) Mozilla Thunderbird
12 2 (0.066%) CATIA
12 2 (0.066%) Siemens NX
12 2 (0.066%) Windchill
13 1 (0.033%) Maya
13 1 (0.033%) Revit
13 1 (0.033%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 23 (0.76%) Carpe Diem
2 13 (0.43%) Visualfiles
3 12 (0.40%) Elite 3E
3 12 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.20%) Eikon
6 5 (0.16%) assyst
6 5 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.16%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.13%) Eagle PACE
7 4 (0.13%) Rolfe and Nolan
7 4 (0.13%) thinkFolio
8 3 (0.099%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (0.099%) Sage 200
8 3 (0.099%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.099%) Workday HCM
9 2 (0.066%) FLEXCUBE
9 2 (0.066%) Sage 50
9 2 (0.066%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,440 (47.43%) Office 365
2 461 (15.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 119 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
3 119 (3.92%) Azure Active Directory
4 71 (2.34%) IaaS
5 59 (1.94%) OneDrive
6 50 (1.65%) Mimecast
7 45 (1.48%) SaaS
8 37 (1.22%) PaaS
9 36 (1.19%) G Suite
10 31 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
11 19 (0.63%) npm
12 17 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 15 (0.49%) Yammer
14 11 (0.36%) Slack
15 7 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
16 6 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 4 (0.13%) GitHub
18 3 (0.099%) Google Cloud Platform
18 3 (0.099%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 471 (15.51%) Firewall
2 408 (13.44%) TCP/IP
3 407 (13.41%) DNS
4 363 (11.96%) DHCP
5 314 (10.34%) LAN
6 279 (9.19%) WAN
7 266 (8.76%) VPN
8 185 (6.09%) Skype
9 177 (5.83%) SAN
10 148 (4.87%) VoIP
11 144 (4.74%) Remote Desktop
11 144 (4.74%) Wireless
12 117 (3.85%) Internet
13 116 (3.82%) Wi-Fi
14 91 (3.00%) VLAN
15 72 (2.37%) NAS
16 52 (1.71%) Network Security
17 41 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
18 40 (1.32%) NetScaler
19 26 (0.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 290 (9.55%) SQL Server
2 44 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 30 (0.99%) MySQL
5 21 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
7 16 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
8 13 (0.43%) Power BI
9 10 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (0.26%) NoSQL
12 7 (0.23%) Big Data
12 7 (0.23%) MS Access
12 7 (0.23%) Relational Database
13 6 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (0.16%) MongoDB
15 4 (0.13%) Azure SQL Database
15 4 (0.13%) Oracle Database
15 4 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 3 (0.099%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 75 (2.47%) MSI
2 32 (1.05%) Git (software)
3 30 (0.99%) JIRA
4 22 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
5 19 (0.63%) Cucumber
5 19 (0.63%) Gradle
5 19 (0.63%) Jasmine
5 19 (0.63%) Karma Test Runner
6 16 (0.53%) Visual Studio
7 11 (0.36%) InstallShield
8 9 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.20%) Subversion
10 4 (0.13%) WinDbg
11 3 (0.099%) AdminStudio
11 3 (0.099%) GCC
11 3 (0.099%) GDB
11 3 (0.099%) ProC
11 3 (0.099%) Selenium
12 2 (0.066%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.066%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 451 (14.86%) Finance
2 155 (5.11%) Law
3 137 (4.51%) Legal
4 117 (3.85%) Banking
5 86 (2.83%) Retail
6 69 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 45 (1.48%) Marketing
8 42 (1.38%) Investment Banking
9 40 (1.32%) Manufacturing
10 28 (0.92%) Publishing
11 25 (0.82%) Advertising
11 25 (0.82%) Back Office
12 21 (0.69%) Electronics
13 18 (0.59%) Games
14 14 (0.46%) Front Office
15 13 (0.43%) Retail Banking
16 12 (0.40%) Aerospace
17 11 (0.36%) Automotive
17 11 (0.36%) French Language
18 9 (0.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 690 (22.73%) Analyst
2 560 (18.45%) Support Engineer
3 439 (14.46%) Desktop Support
4 437 (14.39%) IT Support
5 379 (12.48%) Support Analyst
6 321 (10.57%) 2nd Line Support
7 279 (9.19%) IT Engineer
8 237 (7.81%) Desktop Engineer
9 232 (7.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 213 (7.02%) Service Analyst
11 207 (6.82%) IT Analyst
12 191 (6.29%) Service Desk Analyst
13 184 (6.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 160 (5.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 156 (5.14%) IT Support Engineer
16 152 (5.01%) IT Support Analyst
17 143 (4.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
18 135 (4.45%) Windows Engineer
19 131 (4.31%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
20 128 (4.22%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (1.88%) Web Services
2 50 (1.65%) Software Packaging
3 45 (1.48%) .NET
4 38 (1.25%) HTML
5 35 (1.15%) AngularJS
6 26 (0.86%) HTML5
7 21 (0.69%) JSON
7 21 (0.69%) RESTful
8 20 (0.66%) Angular 2
8 20 (0.66%) Node.js
9 19 (0.63%) D3.js
9 19 (0.63%) Redux
9 19 (0.63%) Socket.IO
9 19 (0.63%) SVG
9 19 (0.63%) WebSockets
10 17 (0.56%) ASP.NET
10 17 (0.56%) XML
11 16 (0.53%) SOAP
12 14 (0.46%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (0.40%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 176 (5.80%) Self-Motivation
2 151 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
3 127 (4.18%) Data Centre
4 108 (3.56%) Driving Licence
5 102 (3.36%) iPhone
6 101 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 101 (3.33%) Management Information System
7 88 (2.90%) Blackberry
8 85 (2.80%) User Experience
9 69 (2.27%) Fat Client
9 69 (2.27%) Thin Client
10 63 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
11 61 (2.01%) Smartphone
12 55 (1.81%) Hedge funds
13 54 (1.78%) iPad
14 30 (0.99%) EPoS
14 30 (0.99%) Private Cloud
15 25 (0.82%) Replication
16 24 (0.79%) e-Learning
17 23 (0.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3,031 (99.84%) Windows
2 1,983 (65.32%) Windows 7
3 1,211 (39.89%) Windows Server
4 882 (29.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 795 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 543 (17.89%) Windows 8
7 196 (6.46%) Android
8 191 (6.29%) Linux
9 176 (5.80%) Mac OS X
10 136 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
11 131 (4.31%) Apple iOS
12 105 (3.46%) Windows XP
13 75 (2.47%) Mac OS
14 46 (1.52%) Unix
15 39 (1.28%) Ubuntu
16 38 (1.25%) Windows Phone
17 34 (1.12%) CentOS
18 17 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 17 (0.56%) Windows Vista
19 15 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 756 (24.90%) ITIL
2 353 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
3 214 (7.05%) Service Delivery
4 168 (5.53%) Service Management
5 158 (5.20%) Presales
6 151 (4.97%) Migration
7 141 (4.64%) Agile Software Development
8 135 (4.45%) Project Management
9 121 (3.99%) Mobile Device Management
10 120 (3.95%) PRINCE2
11 115 (3.79%) Incident Management
12 106 (3.49%) Problem Management
13 104 (3.43%) Asset Management
14 103 (3.39%) Change Management
15 100 (3.29%) Customer Requirements
15 100 (3.29%) ITSM
16 96 (3.16%) ITIL V3
17 90 (2.96%) Application Packaging
18 89 (2.93%) Disaster Recovery
19 81 (2.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 384 (12.65%) PowerShell
2 339 (11.17%) SQL
3 109 (3.59%) VBScript
4 50 (1.65%) C#
5 46 (1.52%) JavaScript
6 45 (1.48%) T-SQL
7 39 (1.28%) C
8 28 (0.92%) VB
9 24 (0.79%) TypeScript
10 22 (0.72%) Go
11 20 (0.66%) Perl
12 17 (0.56%) Python
13 12 (0.40%) Tcl
14 11 (0.36%) Java
15 10 (0.33%) Bash Shell
15 10 (0.33%) C++
15 10 (0.33%) VB.NET
16 8 (0.26%) PHP
17 7 (0.23%) VBA
18 3 (0.099%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 392 (12.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 249 (8.20%) Degree
3 227 (7.48%) MCSE
4 161 (5.30%) MCSA
5 158 (5.20%) Security Cleared
6 144 (4.74%) MCP
7 125 (4.12%) SC Cleared
8 63 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
9 55 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
10 47 (1.55%) CCNA
10 47 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
11 45 (1.48%) MCITP
12 39 (1.28%) A+ Certification
13 37 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 31 (1.02%) MCDST
14 31 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 27 (0.89%) DV Cleared
15 27 (0.89%) PMI Certification
16 23 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
17 19 (0.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 227 (7.48%) SLA
2 39 (1.28%) QA
3 27 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (0.72%) GDPR
4 22 (0.72%) PMO
5 18 (0.59%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
8 5 (0.16%) PSD2
9 3 (0.099%) COBIT
10 2 (0.066%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.033%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.033%) RMADS
System Software
1 1,935 (63.74%) Active Directory
2 546 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 382 (12.58%) Hyper-V
4 241 (7.94%) XenApp
5 236 (7.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 225 (7.41%) XenDesktop
7 137 (4.51%) Virtual Desktop
8 102 (3.36%) VMware ESXi
9 91 (3.00%) vSphere
10 88 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
11 81 (2.67%) BitLocker
12 37 (1.22%) VirtualBox
13 29 (0.96%) Docker
14 23 (0.76%) Firmware
14 23 (0.76%) XenServer
15 18 (0.59%) Terminal Services
16 16 (0.53%) NFS
16 16 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
17 9 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
18 7 (0.23%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 737 (24.28%) SCCM
2 126 (4.15%) Microsoft Intune
3 78 (2.57%) WSUS
4 76 (2.50%) AirWatch
5 75 (2.47%) SCOM
5 75 (2.47%) SCOrch
6 67 (2.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 60 (1.98%) SCVMM
8 56 (1.84%) Backup Exec
9 55 (1.81%) SCSM
10 47 (1.55%) SCDPM
11 39 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
12 36 (1.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 25 (0.82%) Jamf Pro
14 23 (0.76%) XenMobile
15 22 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 20 (0.66%) Puppet
17 19 (0.63%) vCenter Server
18 18 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
18 18 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1,761 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 864 (28.46%) VMware
3 622 (20.49%) Citrix
4 348 (11.46%) Cisco
5 270 (8.89%) Apple
6 169 (5.57%) HP
7 119 (3.92%) Dell
8 94 (3.10%) Bloomberg
9 87 (2.87%) iManage
10 82 (2.70%) Reuters
11 76 (2.50%) Adobe
12 73 (2.40%) Veeam
13 71 (2.34%) Ivanti
14 68 (2.24%) Avaya
15 62 (2.04%) NetApp
16 61 (2.01%) McAfee
17 58 (1.91%) ServiceNow
17 58 (1.91%) Symantec
18 45 (1.48%) FactSet
19 44 (1.45%) MobileIron