Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
UK > England
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 144 189 290
Rank change year-on-year +45 +101 +251
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 3,348 3,029 1,838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.43% 1.82% 1.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.47% 7.64% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,836 2,516 1,635
England median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,870
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.28% -3.53%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £56,150
UK median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -7.69%

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 31,990 39,649 39,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.26% 23.87% 24.31%
Number of salaries quoted 25,571 32,638 33,245
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,296
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.59% +1.83%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +28 1,422 £35,500 -6.58% 43
South East +67 731 £31,000 +3.33% 34
North of England +85 450 £27,500 +3.77% 44
Midlands +8 290 £31,000 +6.90% 22
East of England +89 253 £30,000 -6.25% 12
North West +80 224 £27,500 -5.17% 22
Yorkshire +37 186 £27,500 +10.00% 17
South West +17 180 £32,058 +6.86% 17
West Midlands -1 176 £31,000 -1.59% 12
East Midlands +20 114 £32,500 +20.37% 10
North East +48 40 £21,500 -10.42% 5
Windows 10
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 3,334 (99.58%) Windows
2 2,293 (68.49%) Active Directory
3 1,924 (57.47%) Microsoft
4 1,831 (54.69%) Windows 7
5 1,802 (53.82%) Office 365
6 1,184 (35.36%) Windows Server
7 1,151 (34.38%) Microsoft Office
8 866 (25.87%) ITIL
9 835 (24.94%) VMware
10 760 (22.70%) SCCM
11 725 (21.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 708 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
13 683 (20.40%) Windows Server 2008
14 640 (19.12%) Citrix
15 589 (17.59%) DNS
16 584 (17.44%) Firewall
17 580 (17.32%) MS Exchange
18 571 (17.05%) VMware Infrastructure
19 538 (16.07%) PowerShell
20 518 (15.47%) DHCP
21 502 (14.99%) Cisco
22 464 (13.86%) TCP/IP
23 460 (13.74%) Windows 8
24 448 (13.38%) Microsoft Certification
25 447 (13.35%) Finance
26 442 (13.20%) Problem-Solving
27 434 (12.96%) Hyper-V
28 406 (12.13%) LAN
29 358 (10.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
30 357 (10.66%) WAN

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
1 580 (17.32%) MS Exchange
2 324 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 246 (7.35%) Skype for Business
4 197 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 129 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 89 (2.66%) IIS
7 41 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 37 (1.11%) IBM Notes
9 31 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
10 27 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
11 26 (0.78%) IBM Domino
12 20 (0.60%) CMS
13 18 (0.54%) Confluence
14 16 (0.48%) Apache
14 16 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 14 (0.42%) WebLogic
16 13 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
16 13 (0.39%) WordPress
17 10 (0.30%) nginx
18 7 (0.21%) GroupWise
Applications
1 1,151 (34.38%) Microsoft Office
2 106 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 48 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 26 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
6 12 (0.36%) AutoCAD
7 8 (0.24%) Acrobat
8 7 (0.21%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.18%) CATIA
10 3 (0.090%) Camtasia
11 2 (0.060%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.060%) Revit
11 2 (0.060%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.030%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.030%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.030%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.030%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.030%) MicroStation
12 1 (0.030%) SOLIDWORKS
12 1 (0.030%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 25 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 16 (0.48%) Carpe Diem
3 14 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.27%) Elite 3E
5 8 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.24%) Sage X3
6 5 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.090%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.090%) Lawson
7 3 (0.090%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.090%) Summit
7 3 (0.090%) thinkFolio
8 2 (0.060%) Aareon QL
8 2 (0.060%) Academy Housing
8 2 (0.060%) Line 50
8 2 (0.060%) MIS ActiveH
8 2 (0.060%) OPENHousing
8 2 (0.060%) Orchard Housing
8 2 (0.060%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 1,802 (53.82%) Office 365
2 708 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 230 (6.87%) Amazon AWS
4 222 (6.63%) Azure Active Directory
5 82 (2.45%) IaaS
6 79 (2.36%) OneDrive
7 71 (2.12%) PaaS
8 36 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
9 35 (1.05%) SaaS
10 29 (0.87%) Mimecast
11 27 (0.81%) OpenDNS
12 23 (0.69%) G Suite
13 21 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 12 (0.36%) Dropbox
14 12 (0.36%) IBM Cloud
15 10 (0.30%) npm
15 10 (0.30%) NuGet
16 8 (0.24%) Yammer
17 7 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
17 7 (0.21%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 589 (17.59%) DNS
2 584 (17.44%) Firewall
3 518 (15.47%) DHCP
4 464 (13.86%) TCP/IP
5 406 (12.13%) LAN
6 357 (10.66%) WAN
7 344 (10.27%) VPN
8 272 (8.12%) Skype
9 255 (7.62%) VoIP
10 152 (4.54%) Remote Desktop
11 138 (4.12%) Internet
12 122 (3.64%) Wireless
13 112 (3.35%) VLAN
14 95 (2.84%) Wi-Fi
15 87 (2.60%) SAN
16 76 (2.27%) Network Security
17 62 (1.85%) IP Telephony
18 53 (1.58%) NetScaler
19 48 (1.43%) Intranet
19 48 (1.43%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (8.12%) SQL Server
2 41 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (0.90%) MySQL
4 24 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
5 23 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (0.42%) NoSQL
10 13 (0.39%) Power BI
11 12 (0.36%) MongoDB
12 10 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (0.30%) Redis
13 9 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (0.27%) SQLite
14 8 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (0.24%) Data Lake
14 8 (0.24%) Relational Database
15 7 (0.21%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 60 (1.79%) Visual Studio
2 55 (1.64%) JIRA
3 53 (1.58%) Git (software)
4 44 (1.31%) MSI
5 33 (0.99%) AdminStudio
6 29 (0.87%) InstallShield
6 29 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
7 21 (0.63%) WinDbg
8 10 (0.30%) Subversion
8 10 (0.30%) Visual Studio Code
9 9 (0.27%) Android Studio
10 8 (0.24%) Chocolatey
10 8 (0.24%) Hudson
11 7 (0.21%) Appium
11 7 (0.21%) Selenium
12 6 (0.18%) Gradle
12 6 (0.18%) Jenkins
13 5 (0.15%) Redmine
13 5 (0.15%) Trac
General
1 447 (13.35%) Finance
2 164 (4.90%) Legal
3 149 (4.45%) Law
4 119 (3.55%) Telecoms
5 91 (2.72%) Banking
6 66 (1.97%) Retail
7 40 (1.19%) Marketing
8 33 (0.99%) Back Office
8 33 (0.99%) Manufacturing
9 27 (0.81%) Advertising
10 24 (0.72%) Aerospace
11 22 (0.66%) Games
11 22 (0.66%) Investment Banking
12 21 (0.63%) Electronics
13 16 (0.48%) Automotive
14 13 (0.39%) Front Office
14 13 (0.39%) Publishing
15 11 (0.33%) Billing
16 8 (0.24%) French Language
17 7 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 828 (24.73%) Analyst
2 652 (19.47%) Support Engineer
3 580 (17.32%) IT Support
4 458 (13.68%) Support Analyst
5 384 (11.47%) IT Engineer
6 371 (11.08%) 2nd Line Support
7 318 (9.50%) Desktop Support
8 298 (8.90%) IT Analyst
9 287 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 269 (8.03%) Service Analyst
11 253 (7.56%) Service Desk Analyst
12 238 (7.11%) IT Support Engineer
13 209 (6.24%) IT Support Analyst
14 192 (5.73%) Desktop Engineer
15 186 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 137 (4.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
17 134 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 126 (3.76%) Windows Engineer
19 119 (3.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
20 114 (3.41%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (1.70%) .NET
2 48 (1.43%) Software Packaging
3 36 (1.08%) HTML
4 28 (0.84%) CSS
5 26 (0.78%) Web Services
6 22 (0.66%) JSON
7 19 (0.57%) X-Windows
8 18 (0.54%) AngularJS
9 17 (0.51%) HTML5
10 16 (0.48%) COM
10 16 (0.48%) Sass
10 16 (0.48%) XMPP
11 15 (0.45%) RESTful
12 14 (0.42%) J2EE
13 13 (0.39%) .NET Framework
14 12 (0.36%) RabbitMQ
14 12 (0.36%) XML
15 11 (0.33%) Node.js
15 11 (0.33%) WebRTC
16 10 (0.30%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 252 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 203 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
3 150 (4.48%) Video Conferencing
4 141 (4.21%) Management Information System
5 135 (4.03%) iPhone
6 133 (3.97%) Data Centre
7 115 (3.43%) Driving Licence
8 97 (2.90%) Blackberry
9 82 (2.45%) Fat Client
9 82 (2.45%) Thin Client
10 77 (2.30%) iPad
11 71 (2.12%) User Experience
12 69 (2.06%) Smartphone
13 56 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
14 43 (1.28%) PKI
14 43 (1.28%) Replication
15 42 (1.25%) Fintech
16 36 (1.08%) Public Cloud
17 35 (1.05%) Clustering
18 28 (0.84%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3,334 (99.58%) Windows
2 1,831 (54.69%) Windows 7
3 1,184 (35.36%) Windows Server
4 725 (21.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 683 (20.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 460 (13.74%) Windows 8
7 326 (9.74%) Linux
8 251 (7.50%) Android
9 196 (5.85%) Apple iOS
10 153 (4.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 146 (4.36%) Windows XP
12 122 (3.64%) Mac OS X
13 93 (2.78%) Mac OS
14 70 (2.09%) Unix
15 38 (1.14%) Ubuntu
16 35 (1.05%) CentOS
17 30 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 25 (0.75%) Windows 2000
19 16 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
20 11 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 866 (25.87%) ITIL
2 442 (13.20%) Problem-Solving
3 358 (10.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 281 (8.39%) Migration
5 234 (6.99%) Service Management
6 226 (6.75%) Service Delivery
7 215 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
8 181 (5.41%) Mobile Device Management
9 176 (5.26%) Application Packaging
10 147 (4.39%) ITSM
11 143 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
12 135 (4.03%) Time Management
13 129 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
14 123 (3.67%) Project Management
15 110 (3.29%) Cybersecurity
16 109 (3.26%) Incident Management
16 109 (3.26%) Presales
17 107 (3.20%) Asset Management
18 103 (3.08%) Problem Management
19 99 (2.96%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 538 (16.07%) PowerShell
2 315 (9.41%) SQL
3 125 (3.73%) VBScript
4 66 (1.97%) C
5 65 (1.94%) C#
6 58 (1.73%) Java
7 45 (1.34%) VB
8 43 (1.28%) C++
8 43 (1.28%) JavaScript
9 42 (1.25%) Python
10 36 (1.08%) Bash Shell
11 17 (0.51%) Shell Script
12 15 (0.45%) VBA
13 10 (0.30%) Perl
13 10 (0.30%) T-SQL
14 9 (0.27%) Delphi
14 9 (0.27%) PHP
15 8 (0.24%) TypeScript
16 7 (0.21%) Ruby
17 5 (0.15%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 448 (13.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 257 (7.68%) MCSE
3 189 (5.65%) Degree
4 169 (5.05%) MCSA
5 149 (4.45%) MCP
6 146 (4.36%) Security Cleared
7 131 (3.91%) ITIL Certification
8 94 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
9 92 (2.75%) A+ Certification
10 72 (2.15%) SC Cleared
11 70 (2.09%) CCNA
12 40 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
13 38 (1.14%) MCITP
14 34 (1.02%) MCDST
15 31 (0.93%) CISSP
15 31 (0.93%) DV Cleared
16 30 (0.90%) DBS Check
17 29 (0.87%) CCNP
18 28 (0.84%) CompTIA Security+
19 24 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 283 (8.45%) SLA
2 72 (2.15%) GDPR
3 28 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.45%) QA
5 11 (0.33%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
7 6 (0.18%) PMO
8 5 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 5 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 4 (0.12%) COBIT
9 4 (0.12%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.12%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.12%) PSD2
10 3 (0.090%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.030%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2,293 (68.49%) Active Directory
2 571 (17.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 434 (12.96%) Hyper-V
4 206 (6.15%) XenApp
5 132 (3.94%) XenDesktop
6 117 (3.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 117 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
7 103 (3.08%) vSphere
8 94 (2.81%) BitLocker
9 79 (2.36%) Virtual Desktop
10 52 (1.55%) VMware Workstation
11 47 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
12 38 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
13 34 (1.02%) Docker
14 30 (0.90%) Terminal Services
15 25 (0.75%) Firmware
16 22 (0.66%) DFS Replication
17 18 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 18 (0.54%) Terminal Server
18 16 (0.48%) LXC
Systems Management
1 760 (22.70%) SCCM
2 217 (6.48%) Microsoft Intune
3 139 (4.15%) WSUS
4 75 (2.24%) SCOM
5 67 (2.00%) AirWatch
6 48 (1.43%) Backup Exec
6 48 (1.43%) SCOrch
6 48 (1.43%) SCVMM
7 33 (0.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 33 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
8 28 (0.84%) vRealize
9 26 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
10 23 (0.69%) XenMobile
11 22 (0.66%) vCenter Server
12 21 (0.63%) Perfmon
12 21 (0.63%) WMI
13 20 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
13 20 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 19 (0.57%) DameWare
14 19 (0.57%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 1,924 (57.47%) Microsoft
2 835 (24.94%) VMware
3 640 (19.12%) Citrix
4 502 (14.99%) Cisco
5 249 (7.44%) Apple
6 227 (6.78%) HP
7 146 (4.36%) Dell
8 118 (3.52%) Avaya
9 117 (3.49%) Veeam
10 94 (2.81%) Symantec
11 89 (2.66%) Ivanti
12 85 (2.54%) SonicWALL
13 82 (2.45%) ServiceNow
14 78 (2.33%) McAfee
15 76 (2.27%) iManage
16 67 (2.00%) Adobe
17 61 (1.82%) Polycom
18 59 (1.76%) SolarWinds
19 53 (1.58%) Bloomberg
19 53 (1.58%) Meraki