Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 267 419
Rank change year-on-year +101 +152 +839
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 3,273 2,204 1,401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.00% 1.31% 0.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.62% 5.30% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,676 1,969 1,276
England median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% +1.59% -30.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £54,125
UK median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +1.56% +1.59% -28.00%

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 37,967 41,560 49,055
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.24% 24.73% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 30,799 34,417 42,113
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +85 1,512 £39,500 +6.76% 149
South East +61 623 £28,500 -1.72% 70
North of England +78 351 £27,000 -1.82% 71
Midlands +64 337 £29,500 +3.51% 40
East of England +34 258 £29,750 -0.83% 32
West Midlands +43 192 £28,500 -1.72% 25
South West +66 179 £32,500 +8.33% 30
North West +26 166 £29,000 +3.57% 38
Yorkshire +84 158 £25,000 -3.85% 29
East Midlands +63 141 £29,000 +5.45% 15
North East +6 27 £21,625 +13.82% 4
Windows 10
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 3,273 (100.00%) Windows
2 2,083 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 2,062 (63.00%) Active Directory
4 1,900 (58.05%) Microsoft
5 1,584 (48.40%) Office 365
6 1,329 (40.60%) Windows Server
7 1,213 (37.06%) Microsoft Office
8 981 (29.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 936 (28.60%) VMware
10 852 (26.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 791 (24.17%) ITIL
12 777 (23.74%) SCCM
13 725 (22.15%) Citrix
14 616 (18.82%) MS Exchange
15 544 (16.62%) VMware Infrastructure
16 520 (15.89%) DNS
17 516 (15.77%) Microsoft Azure
18 502 (15.34%) Firewall
19 499 (15.25%) Finance
20 493 (15.06%) Windows 8
21 483 (14.76%) TCP/IP
22 456 (13.93%) DHCP
23 448 (13.69%) PowerShell
24 428 (13.08%) Microsoft Certification
25 408 (12.47%) Hyper-V
26 394 (12.04%) Cisco
27 373 (11.40%) Problem-Solving
28 341 (10.42%) VPN
29 340 (10.39%) LAN
30 307 (9.38%) 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
1 616 (18.82%) MS Exchange
2 289 (8.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 235 (7.18%) SharePoint
4 197 (6.02%) Skype for Business
5 180 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 70 (2.14%) IIS
7 49 (1.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 44 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
9 38 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
10 18 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 18 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (0.37%) Confluence
12 11 (0.34%) WordPress
13 10 (0.31%) Apache
13 10 (0.31%) IBM Notes
14 8 (0.24%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.18%) CMS
16 5 (0.15%) JBoss
16 5 (0.15%) Site Server
17 4 (0.12%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 1,213 (37.06%) Microsoft Office
2 155 (4.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 126 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 48 (1.47%) MS Visio
5 28 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
6 21 (0.64%) Camtasia
7 18 (0.55%) Acrobat
8 13 (0.40%) Adobe Captivate
9 5 (0.15%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.092%) CATIA
11 3 (0.092%) Photoshop
12 2 (0.061%) Siemens NX
12 2 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.061%) Windchill
13 1 (0.031%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.031%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.031%) PTC Creo
13 1 (0.031%) Revit
13 1 (0.031%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 26 (0.79%) Carpe Diem
2 19 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.27%) Visualfiles
4 7 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.12%) assyst
6 4 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.12%) Elite 3E
6 4 (0.12%) Sage 200
6 4 (0.12%) TRIRIGA
7 3 (0.092%) Eikon
7 3 (0.092%) Rolfe and Nolan
8 2 (0.061%) Sage 50
9 1 (0.031%) Cerner Millennium
9 1 (0.031%) Eagle PACE
9 1 (0.031%) Infor CRM
9 1 (0.031%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.031%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.031%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1,584 (48.40%) Office 365
2 516 (15.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 143 (4.37%) Amazon AWS
4 103 (3.15%) Azure Active Directory
5 92 (2.81%) IaaS
6 65 (1.99%) Mimecast
7 61 (1.86%) PaaS
8 49 (1.50%) OneDrive
9 44 (1.34%) SaaS
10 37 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
11 35 (1.07%) Dynamics 365
11 35 (1.07%) G Suite
12 18 (0.55%) npm
13 15 (0.46%) Slack
14 13 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 11 (0.34%) Yammer
16 6 (0.18%) Amazon S3
17 5 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
18 4 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
18 4 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 520 (15.89%) DNS
2 502 (15.34%) Firewall
3 483 (14.76%) TCP/IP
4 456 (13.93%) DHCP
5 341 (10.42%) VPN
6 340 (10.39%) LAN
7 307 (9.38%) WAN
8 184 (5.62%) Skype
9 176 (5.38%) SAN
10 166 (5.07%) VoIP
11 132 (4.03%) Wireless
12 129 (3.94%) Remote Desktop
13 115 (3.51%) Internet
14 109 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
15 83 (2.54%) VLAN
16 81 (2.47%) Network Security
17 61 (1.86%) NAS
18 53 (1.62%) Cisco IOS
19 45 (1.37%) Unified Communications
20 36 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (7.76%) SQL Server
2 56 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (0.95%) MySQL
5 23 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (0.61%) SQL Server 2016
7 19 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (0.34%) Big Data
9 7 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (0.21%) MS Access
9 7 (0.21%) Power BI
9 7 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.15%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.12%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (0.092%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.092%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.092%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.061%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 32 (0.98%) MSI
2 30 (0.92%) Git (software)
2 30 (0.92%) JIRA
3 20 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
4 19 (0.58%) InstallShield
4 19 (0.58%) Visual Studio
5 18 (0.55%) Cucumber
6 17 (0.52%) AdminStudio
6 17 (0.52%) Gradle
6 17 (0.52%) Jasmine
6 17 (0.52%) Karma Test Runner
7 14 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (0.21%) WinDbg
9 6 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (0.18%) Bitbucket
10 5 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (0.12%) Selenium
11 4 (0.12%) Subversion
12 3 (0.092%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.061%) Vagrant
General
1 499 (15.25%) Finance
2 169 (5.16%) Law
3 141 (4.31%) Legal
4 95 (2.90%) Banking
5 85 (2.60%) Retail
6 81 (2.47%) Telecoms
7 52 (1.59%) Manufacturing
8 48 (1.47%) Marketing
9 47 (1.44%) Investment Banking
10 33 (1.01%) Back Office
11 31 (0.95%) Advertising
12 25 (0.76%) Publishing
13 21 (0.64%) Front Office
13 21 (0.64%) Games
14 19 (0.58%) Electronics
15 17 (0.52%) French Language
16 13 (0.40%) Aerospace
17 9 (0.27%) Automotive
17 9 (0.27%) Retail Banking
18 7 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 796 (24.32%) Analyst
2 627 (19.16%) Support Engineer
3 573 (17.51%) IT Support
4 512 (15.64%) Desktop Support
5 450 (13.75%) Support Analyst
6 343 (10.48%) 2nd Line Support
7 302 (9.23%) IT Engineer
8 289 (8.83%) IT Analyst
9 254 (7.76%) Service Analyst
10 226 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 225 (6.87%) Service Desk Analyst
12 222 (6.78%) Desktop Engineer
13 221 (6.75%) IT Support Analyst
14 203 (6.20%) IT Support Engineer
15 196 (5.99%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 153 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 147 (4.49%) Desktop Support Engineer
18 134 (4.09%) Consultant
19 130 (3.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
20 124 (3.79%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (1.86%) Web Services
2 39 (1.19%) .NET
3 31 (0.95%) HTML
4 30 (0.92%) Software Packaging
5 22 (0.67%) AngularJS
5 22 (0.67%) RESTful
6 20 (0.61%) LDAP
7 18 (0.55%) HTML5
7 18 (0.55%) Node.js
8 17 (0.52%) Angular 2
8 17 (0.52%) D3.js
8 17 (0.52%) Redux
8 17 (0.52%) Socket.IO
8 17 (0.52%) SVG
8 17 (0.52%) WebSockets
9 12 (0.37%) Middleware
9 12 (0.37%) XML
9 12 (0.37%) X-Windows
10 11 (0.34%) ADSI
11 10 (0.31%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 208 (6.36%) Self-Motivation
2 188 (5.74%) Data Centre
3 166 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
4 112 (3.42%) Driving Licence
5 103 (3.15%) Blackberry
5 103 (3.15%) Management Information System
6 98 (2.99%) iPhone
7 86 (2.63%) Computer Science
8 83 (2.54%) Video Conferencing
9 72 (2.20%) User Experience
10 63 (1.92%) Fat Client
10 63 (1.92%) Thin Client
11 61 (1.86%) Hedge funds
11 61 (1.86%) iPad
12 58 (1.77%) Smartphone
13 45 (1.37%) PKI
14 41 (1.25%) Replication
15 36 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
16 32 (0.98%) Clustering
17 30 (0.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3,273 (100.00%) Windows
2 2,083 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 1,329 (40.60%) Windows Server
4 981 (29.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 852 (26.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 493 (15.06%) Windows 8
7 219 (6.69%) Linux
8 213 (6.51%) Android
9 165 (5.04%) Mac OS X
10 157 (4.80%) Apple iOS
11 148 (4.52%) Windows Server 2003
12 104 (3.18%) Windows XP
13 97 (2.96%) Mac OS
14 34 (1.04%) Ubuntu
15 29 (0.89%) CentOS
16 27 (0.82%) Unix
17 24 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 22 (0.67%) Windows Phone
19 14 (0.43%) Windows 2000
20 13 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 791 (24.17%) ITIL
2 373 (11.40%) Problem-Solving
3 194 (5.93%) Service Delivery
4 183 (5.59%) Agile Software Development
5 177 (5.41%) Migration
6 176 (5.38%) Service Management
7 166 (5.07%) Project Management
8 143 (4.37%) PRINCE2
9 135 (4.12%) Presales
10 131 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
11 126 (3.85%) Incident Management
12 119 (3.64%) ITSM
13 114 (3.48%) Change Management
14 100 (3.06%) ITIL V3
15 95 (2.90%) Asset Management
15 95 (2.90%) Stakeholder Management
16 92 (2.81%) Disaster Recovery
17 88 (2.69%) Problem Management
18 87 (2.66%) Continuous Improvement
19 85 (2.60%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 448 (13.69%) PowerShell
2 293 (8.95%) SQL
3 115 (3.51%) VBScript
4 47 (1.44%) C#
5 36 (1.10%) VB
6 34 (1.04%) C
7 32 (0.98%) JavaScript
8 28 (0.86%) Python
9 22 (0.67%) T-SQL
10 19 (0.58%) TypeScript
11 17 (0.52%) Go
12 16 (0.49%) Bash Shell
13 14 (0.43%) Perl
14 11 (0.34%) VBA
15 10 (0.31%) VB.NET
16 8 (0.24%) Java
17 7 (0.21%) Shell Script
18 6 (0.18%) C++
19 5 (0.15%) PHP
20 2 (0.061%) VB6
Qualifications
1 428 (13.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 245 (7.49%) MCSE
3 243 (7.42%) Degree
4 180 (5.50%) MCP
5 161 (4.92%) Security Cleared
6 150 (4.58%) MCSA
7 120 (3.67%) SC Cleared
8 69 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
9 62 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
10 54 (1.65%) A+ Certification
11 42 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 40 (1.22%) MCITP
13 39 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
14 38 (1.16%) CCNA
15 37 (1.13%) DV Cleared
16 36 (1.10%) MCDST
17 33 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 27 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 25 (0.76%) PMI Certification
20 22 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 268 (8.19%) SLA
2 51 (1.56%) GDPR
3 36 (1.10%) QA
4 35 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (0.64%) PMO
6 13 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.31%) PSD2
8 7 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.031%) COBIT
11 1 (0.031%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.031%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2,062 (63.00%) Active Directory
2 544 (16.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 408 (12.47%) Hyper-V
4 288 (8.80%) XenApp
5 237 (7.24%) XenDesktop
6 180 (5.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 125 (3.82%) Virtual Desktop
8 119 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
9 97 (2.96%) BitLocker
10 77 (2.35%) vSphere
11 65 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
12 42 (1.28%) XenServer
13 28 (0.86%) Docker
14 24 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
15 21 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
16 19 (0.58%) Firmware
17 18 (0.55%) Terminal Services
18 16 (0.49%) VirtualBox
19 11 (0.34%) Terminal Server
20 9 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 777 (23.74%) SCCM
2 119 (3.64%) Microsoft Intune
3 81 (2.47%) WSUS
4 75 (2.29%) AirWatch
5 67 (2.05%) SCOM
6 64 (1.96%) Backup Exec
7 51 (1.56%) SCOrch
8 43 (1.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 38 (1.16%) SCSM
10 37 (1.13%) SCVMM
11 35 (1.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 32 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
13 30 (0.92%) SCDPM
14 24 (0.73%) vRealize
15 23 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
16 21 (0.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 21 (0.64%) Jamf Pro
16 21 (0.64%) Puppet
16 21 (0.64%) XenMobile
17 20 (0.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1,900 (58.05%) Microsoft
2 936 (28.60%) VMware
3 725 (22.15%) Citrix
4 394 (12.04%) Cisco
5 272 (8.31%) Apple
6 191 (5.84%) HP
7 131 (4.00%) Dell
8 94 (2.87%) ServiceNow
9 86 (2.63%) Bloomberg
9 86 (2.63%) Veeam
10 84 (2.57%) Avaya
11 83 (2.54%) Adobe
11 83 (2.54%) Ivanti
12 77 (2.35%) iManage
13 70 (2.14%) McAfee
14 64 (1.96%) NetApp
15 61 (1.86%) Reuters
16 58 (1.77%) Symantec
17 47 (1.44%) Oracle
18 45 (1.37%) SolarWinds