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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 16 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
UK > England
6 months to
16 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 209 165 117
Rank change year-on-year -44 -48 +35
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 2,528 1,610 2,471
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.87% 2.03% 2.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.74% 10.46% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,008 1,369 2,117
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,000 £22,125
25th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.03% -2.94% +4.62%
75th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £32,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -1.54% -4.41% +4.62%

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 25,944 15,399 18,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.24% 19.38% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14,954 12,254 15,537
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,165 £36,250 £34,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%
75th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in England

Windows 10
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows 10 in England.

Salary trend for Windows 10 in England

Windows 10
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows 10 in England over the 6 months to 16 May 2022.

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 16 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London -44 1,015 £40,000 -11.11% 106
North of England -8 420 £26,000 -1.89% 115
South East -54 396 £30,000 - 120
Midlands -4 318 £28,000 -1.75% 54
North West +13 213 £26,000 -13.33% 57
South West +19 209 £30,000 - 48
Yorkshire -29 178 £26,450 -0.19% 49
West Midlands -13 163 £29,000 -3.33% 27
East of England -25 163 £32,000 +3.23% 44
East Midlands +3 155 £27,500 +10.00% 27
North East -4 29 £22,000 -14.56% 9
Windows 10
UK

For the 6 months to 16 May 2022, 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 2,517 (99.56%) Windows
2 1,736 (68.67%) Microsoft 365
3 1,711 (67.68%) Active Directory
4 1,681 (66.50%) Microsoft
5 844 (33.39%) Windows Server
6 829 (32.79%) Microsoft Office
7 815 (32.24%) Social Skills
8 810 (32.04%) Azure
9 714 (28.24%) ITIL
10 508 (20.09%) VMware
11 468 (18.51%) SCCM
12 466 (18.43%) Citrix
12 466 (18.43%) Problem-Solving
13 423 (16.73%) SharePoint
14 396 (15.66%) Cisco
15 395 (15.63%) DNS
16 385 (15.23%) Windows 7
17 383 (15.15%) Windows Server 2016
18 380 (15.03%) Microsoft Intune
19 378 (14.95%) VMware Infrastructure
20 368 (14.56%) SLA
21 355 (14.04%) PowerShell
22 350 (13.84%) DHCP
23 337 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
24 331 (13.09%) Firewall
24 331 (13.09%) Windows Server 2012
25 310 (12.26%) Finance
26 307 (12.14%) TCP/IP
27 298 (11.79%) WAN
28 297 (11.75%) LAN

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
1 423 (16.73%) SharePoint
2 283 (11.19%) MS Exchange
3 58 (2.29%) IIS
4 45 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 37 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (0.79%) Apache
6 20 (0.79%) IBM Notes
7 19 (0.75%) CMS
7 19 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 14 (0.55%) Skype for Business
10 13 (0.51%) ArcGIS
11 12 (0.47%) WordPress
12 8 (0.32%) Confluence
13 5 (0.20%) Office Communications Server
14 4 (0.16%) Documentum
14 4 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
15 3 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.12%) Tomcat
16 1 (0.040%) nginx
Applications
1 829 (32.79%) Microsoft Office
2 123 (4.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 63 (2.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 30 (1.19%) Microsoft Project
5 29 (1.15%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.28%) Adobe Premiere
9 6 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.24%) InCopy
9 6 (0.24%) InDesign
9 6 (0.24%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.16%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.16%) Revit
11 3 (0.12%) SketchUp
12 2 (0.079%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.079%) CATIA
12 2 (0.079%) NASTRAN
13 1 (0.040%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 14 (0.55%) Elite 3E
3 7 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.28%) Line 50
3 7 (0.28%) Sage 200
4 5 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.16%) Eikon
5 4 (0.16%) MetaTrader
6 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.12%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.079%) Carpe Diem
7 2 (0.079%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.079%) Line 500
8 1 (0.040%) assyst
8 1 (0.040%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.040%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1,736 (68.67%) Microsoft 365
2 810 (32.04%) Azure
3 337 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 233 (9.22%) OneDrive
5 184 (7.28%) AWS
6 108 (4.27%) Power Platform
7 74 (2.93%) SaaS
8 72 (2.85%) PowerApps
9 70 (2.77%) Mimecast
10 69 (2.73%) IaaS
11 61 (2.41%) Dynamics 365
12 55 (2.18%) Google Workspace
13 45 (1.78%) PaaS
14 26 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 25 (0.99%) GCP
16 22 (0.87%) Power Automate
17 19 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
17 19 (0.75%) Smartsheet
18 16 (0.63%) Slack
19 15 (0.59%) Rubrik
Communications & Networking
1 395 (15.63%) DNS
2 350 (13.84%) DHCP
3 331 (13.09%) Firewall
4 307 (12.14%) TCP/IP
5 298 (11.79%) WAN
6 297 (11.75%) LAN
7 268 (10.60%) VPN
8 137 (5.42%) Wi-Fi
9 131 (5.18%) Wireless
10 128 (5.06%) VoIP
11 112 (4.43%) VLAN
12 91 (3.60%) SAN
13 80 (3.16%) Remote Desktop
14 79 (3.13%) WebEx
15 62 (2.45%) Internet
16 54 (2.14%) Network Security
17 50 (1.98%) NAS
18 40 (1.58%) WLAN
19 31 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
20 30 (1.19%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (6.69%) SQL Server
2 45 (1.78%) MySQL
3 38 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
4 34 (1.34%) InfluxDB
4 34 (1.34%) MariaDB
5 21 (0.83%) Power BI
6 16 (0.63%) Tableau
7 10 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (0.32%) MS Access
9 6 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.20%) Geospatial Data
10 5 (0.20%) GIS
11 3 (0.12%) Big Data
11 3 (0.12%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.079%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.079%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.040%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.040%) Cognos Impromptu
13 1 (0.040%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 37 (1.46%) Jenkins
2 32 (1.27%) Git (software)
3 25 (0.99%) JIRA
4 11 (0.44%) Chocolatey
5 9 (0.36%) MSI
6 7 (0.28%) Bitbucket
7 5 (0.20%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.12%) Subversion
9 2 (0.079%) InstallShield
10 1 (0.040%) Selenium
10 1 (0.040%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.040%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 815 (32.24%) Social Skills
2 310 (12.26%) Finance
3 199 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
4 150 (5.93%) Law
5 141 (5.58%) Legal
6 120 (4.75%) Organisational Skills
7 97 (3.84%) Marketing
8 89 (3.52%) Telecoms
9 86 (3.40%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 72 (2.85%) Retail
11 68 (2.69%) Advertising
12 64 (2.53%) Documentation Skills
13 63 (2.49%) Games
14 62 (2.45%) Digital Economy
15 48 (1.90%) Banking
16 47 (1.86%) Manufacturing
17 42 (1.66%) Presentation Skills
18 37 (1.46%) Public Sector
19 31 (1.23%) Influencing Skills
20 28 (1.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 716 (28.32%) Analyst
2 526 (20.81%) IT Support
3 496 (19.62%) Support Engineer
4 432 (17.09%) Support Analyst
5 334 (13.21%) 2nd Line Support
6 287 (11.35%) IT Engineer
7 247 (9.77%) Service Analyst
8 246 (9.73%) IT Analyst
9 237 (9.38%) Desktop Support
10 225 (8.90%) Service Desk Analyst
11 216 (8.54%) IT Support Engineer
12 174 (6.88%) 1st Line Support
13 172 (6.80%) IT Support Analyst
14 166 (6.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 158 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 157 (6.21%) IT Technician
17 134 (5.30%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
18 124 (4.91%) Desktop Engineer
19 105 (4.15%) Desktop Support Engineer
20 102 (4.03%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (0.95%) HTML
2 23 (0.91%) LDAP
3 19 (0.75%) Web Services
3 19 (0.75%) XMPP
4 13 (0.51%) .NET
5 12 (0.47%) OLE
6 7 (0.28%) jQuery
6 7 (0.28%) ServiceStack
6 7 (0.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (0.20%) SailPoint
8 4 (0.16%) 802.1X
8 4 (0.16%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (0.16%) SAML
8 4 (0.16%) Software Packaging
9 3 (0.12%) COM
9 3 (0.12%) RESTful
9 3 (0.12%) SOAP
9 3 (0.12%) V-Ray
9 3 (0.12%) XML
9 3 (0.12%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 148 (5.85%) Self-Motivation
2 141 (5.58%) Driving Licence
3 111 (4.39%) Management Information System
4 107 (4.23%) Data Centre
5 89 (3.52%) Video Conferencing
6 74 (2.93%) User Experience
7 72 (2.85%) Blackberry
8 54 (2.14%) Smartphone
9 51 (2.02%) iPhone
10 48 (1.90%) Handset
11 36 (1.42%) Fat Client
11 36 (1.42%) Thin Client
12 30 (1.19%) CMDB
13 22 (0.87%) iPad
14 21 (0.83%) Mobile App
14 21 (0.83%) Virtual Team
15 18 (0.71%) NHS
16 16 (0.63%) Clustering
16 16 (0.63%) EPoS
17 15 (0.59%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2,517 (99.56%) Windows
2 844 (33.39%) Windows Server
3 385 (15.23%) Windows 7
4 383 (15.15%) Windows Server 2016
5 331 (13.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 268 (10.60%) Windows Server 2019
7 248 (9.81%) Mac OS
8 219 (8.66%) Linux
9 189 (7.48%) Apple iOS
10 178 (7.04%) Android
11 172 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
12 103 (4.07%) Mac OS X
13 82 (3.24%) Windows 8
14 38 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 34 (1.34%) Windows XP
16 29 (1.15%) CentOS
17 19 (0.75%) Ubuntu
18 14 (0.55%) Unix
18 14 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
19 3 (0.12%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 714 (28.24%) ITIL
2 466 (18.43%) Problem-Solving
3 260 (10.28%) ITSM
4 230 (9.10%) Service Management
5 212 (8.39%) Time Management
6 202 (7.99%) Incident Management
6 202 (7.99%) Service Delivery
7 193 (7.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 189 (7.48%) Agile
9 173 (6.84%) Change Management
10 152 (6.01%) Asset Management
11 139 (5.50%) Mentoring
12 135 (5.34%) Mobile Device Management
13 114 (4.51%) Migration
14 106 (4.19%) Continuous Improvement
15 105 (4.15%) Project Management
16 95 (3.76%) Application Packaging
17 87 (3.44%) Information Security
18 82 (3.24%) Problem Management
19 77 (3.05%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 355 (14.04%) PowerShell
2 158 (6.25%) SQL
3 59 (2.33%) Python
4 56 (2.22%) Bash
5 20 (0.79%) VB
6 18 (0.71%) Perl
7 17 (0.67%) C#
8 16 (0.63%) C
9 12 (0.47%) JavaScript
10 11 (0.44%) VBScript
11 9 (0.36%) Java
12 6 (0.24%) T-SQL
13 5 (0.20%) Google Apps Script
13 5 (0.20%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.16%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.12%) R
16 2 (0.079%) C++
16 2 (0.079%) Korn
16 2 (0.079%) Ruby
17 1 (0.040%) VBA
Qualifications
1 226 (8.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 192 (7.59%) Security Cleared
3 161 (6.37%) Degree
4 144 (5.70%) SC Cleared
5 84 (3.32%) MCSE
6 82 (3.24%) MCP
7 80 (3.16%) DV Cleared
8 75 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
9 67 (2.65%) CCNA
10 66 (2.61%) MCSA
11 63 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
12 50 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 42 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
14 37 (1.46%) CCNP
15 33 (1.31%) A+ Certification
16 32 (1.27%) MCITP
17 23 (0.91%) DBS Check
18 19 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
18 19 (0.75%) MCDST
19 18 (0.71%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 368 (14.56%) SLA
2 68 (2.69%) GDPR
3 34 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
4 18 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (0.55%) QA
6 6 (0.24%) COBIT
7 4 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 3 (0.12%) ISAE 3402
8 3 (0.12%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.079%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.079%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.079%) NIST
10 1 (0.040%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.040%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1,711 (67.68%) Active Directory
2 378 (14.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 157 (6.21%) Hyper-V
4 127 (5.02%) Virtual Desktop
5 117 (4.63%) VMware ESXi
6 102 (4.03%) XenApp
7 64 (2.53%) vSphere
8 60 (2.37%) XenDesktop
9 38 (1.50%) Virtual Servers
10 27 (1.07%) Terminal Services
11 26 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
12 23 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
13 22 (0.87%) BitLocker
14 20 (0.79%) Firmware
15 19 (0.75%) Docker
16 10 (0.40%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 9 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 8 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
19 5 (0.20%) Ceph
19 5 (0.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 468 (18.51%) SCCM
2 380 (15.03%) Microsoft Intune
3 85 (3.36%) Terraform
4 67 (2.65%) Jamf Pro
5 51 (2.02%) Ansible
6 44 (1.74%) WSUS
7 38 (1.50%) Single Sign-On
8 37 (1.46%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 31 (1.23%) AirWatch
10 29 (1.15%) SCOM
11 27 (1.07%) Puppet
12 26 (1.03%) Kubernetes
13 25 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
14 21 (0.83%) Icinga
15 15 (0.59%) Failover Clustering
15 15 (0.59%) ServiceCenter
16 14 (0.55%) Microsoft Clustering
17 13 (0.51%) NetBackup
17 13 (0.51%) Red Hat Spacewalk
18 12 (0.47%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1,681 (66.50%) Microsoft
2 508 (20.09%) VMware
3 466 (18.43%) Citrix
4 396 (15.66%) Cisco
5 241 (9.53%) Apple
6 149 (5.89%) HP
7 125 (4.94%) ServiceNow
8 116 (4.59%) Google
9 104 (4.11%) Dell
10 94 (3.72%) Meraki
11 89 (3.52%) Veeam
12 60 (2.37%) Bloomberg
13 55 (2.18%) Adobe
13 55 (2.18%) Sophos
14 53 (2.10%) iManage
14 53 (2.10%) SolarWinds
15 44 (1.74%) Remedy
16 40 (1.58%) Fortinet
16 40 (1.58%) Juniper
17 34 (1.34%) Okta