Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 358 1014
Rank change year-on-year +144 +656 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 2763 1535 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.64% 0.87% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.64% 3.51% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2445 1350 231
England median annual salary £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.61% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,500 £56,250
UK median annual salary £31,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +3.33% -

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 41594 43780 54406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.69% 24.80% 26.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33717 37415 46360
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +132 1146 £37,500 +1.35% 65
South East +93 575 £28,500 -1.72% 43
North of England +109 350 £25,000 -21.88% 47
Midlands +65 279 £29,000 +16.00% 23
East of England +137 232 £30,000 -0.83% 16
North West +70 206 £26,750 -28.67% 30
South West +89 196 £30,000 +11.11% 18
West Midlands +43 161 £31,500 +26.00% 13
Yorkshire +57 126 £25,000 -7.41% 17
East Midlands +66 118 £27,500 +10.00% 10
North East +15 20 £23,125 +10.12%
Windows 10
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 10 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 2760 (99.89%) Windows
2 1934 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 1739 (62.94%) Active Directory
4 1708 (61.82%) Microsoft
5 1287 (46.58%) Windows Server
6 1229 (44.48%) Office 365
7 1052 (38.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 947 (34.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 891 (32.25%) VMware
10 886 (32.07%) Microsoft Office
11 756 (27.36%) MS Exchange
12 708 (25.62%) Windows 8
13 685 (24.79%) ITIL
14 578 (20.92%) Citrix
15 536 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
16 515 (18.64%) SCCM
17 501 (18.13%) DNS
18 495 (17.92%) Firewall
19 447 (16.18%) Hyper-V
20 443 (16.03%) Cisco
21 421 (15.24%) DHCP
22 416 (15.06%) Finance
23 405 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
24 395 (14.30%) TCP/IP
25 391 (14.15%) PowerShell
26 387 (14.01%) Exchange Server 2010
27 372 (13.46%) SQL Server
28 363 (13.14%) Microsoft Azure
29 341 (12.34%) SQL
30 335 (12.12%) 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
1 756 (27.36%) MS Exchange
2 387 (14.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 254 (9.19%) SharePoint
4 227 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 208 (7.53%) Skype for Business
6 122 (4.42%) IIS
7 64 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 52 (1.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 34 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
9 34 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
10 22 (0.80%) IBM Notes
10 22 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
11 21 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
12 18 (0.65%) Tomcat
13 13 (0.47%) Apache
14 11 (0.40%) CMS
14 11 (0.40%) WordPress
15 10 (0.36%) Confluence
16 8 (0.29%) Drupal
17 7 (0.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 886 (32.07%) Microsoft Office
2 106 (3.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 56 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.36%) Acrobat
7 9 (0.33%) AutoCAD
8 7 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
9 5 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
10 4 (0.14%) InCopy
10 4 (0.14%) InDesign
10 4 (0.14%) Photoshop
11 3 (0.11%) Revit
12 2 (0.072%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.072%) Maya
13 1 (0.036%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.036%) Avid Media Composer
Business Applications
1 27 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.47%) Visualfiles
4 7 (0.25%) NetSuite
4 7 (0.25%) Workday HCM
5 6 (0.22%) assyst
6 5 (0.18%) Sage 200
7 4 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.11%) Eikon
8 3 (0.11%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.11%) Sentinel
8 3 (0.11%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.036%) Infor SunSystems
9 1 (0.036%) Relativity
9 1 (0.036%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.036%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.036%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.036%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1229 (44.48%) Office 365
2 363 (13.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (3.40%) Mimecast
4 88 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
5 74 (2.68%) OneDrive
6 65 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
7 56 (2.03%) IaaS
8 34 (1.23%) PaaS
9 31 (1.12%) SaaS
10 30 (1.09%) G Suite
11 15 (0.54%) Dropbox
12 13 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
12 13 (0.47%) Yammer
13 7 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (0.25%) OpenDNS
14 4 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 4 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
14 4 (0.14%) SoftLayer
15 2 (0.072%) Amazon S3
16 1 (0.036%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 501 (18.13%) DNS
2 495 (17.92%) Firewall
3 421 (15.24%) DHCP
4 395 (14.30%) TCP/IP
5 335 (12.12%) LAN
6 294 (10.64%) WAN
7 272 (9.84%) SAN
8 264 (9.55%) VPN
9 204 (7.38%) Skype
10 172 (6.23%) VoIP
11 145 (5.25%) VLAN
12 142 (5.14%) Wireless
13 108 (3.91%) Wi-Fi
14 105 (3.80%) Internet
15 82 (2.97%) Remote Desktop
16 64 (2.32%) NAS
17 44 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
18 42 (1.52%) Intranet
18 42 (1.52%) Network Security
19 33 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 372 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 95 (3.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 66 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
5 24 (0.87%) MySQL
6 21 (0.76%) NoSQL
7 18 (0.65%) Relational Database
7 18 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
9 12 (0.43%) Power BI
10 11 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
12 9 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (0.29%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (0.25%) MongoDB
15 6 (0.22%) SQLPlus
16 3 (0.11%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 90 (3.26%) MSI
2 24 (0.87%) Visual Studio
3 23 (0.83%) InstallShield
3 23 (0.83%) JIRA
4 21 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (0.65%) Git (software)
6 9 (0.33%) Subversion
7 4 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.072%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.072%) Metasploit
8 2 (0.072%) Selenium
8 2 (0.072%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.072%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.036%) AutoIt
9 1 (0.036%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.036%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.036%) Sikuli
9 1 (0.036%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.036%) WinDbg
General
1 416 (15.06%) Finance
2 131 (4.74%) Law
3 104 (3.76%) Banking
4 100 (3.62%) Legal
5 89 (3.22%) Telecoms
6 80 (2.90%) Retail
7 63 (2.28%) Manufacturing
8 56 (2.03%) Investment Banking
9 36 (1.30%) Marketing
10 35 (1.27%) Advertising
11 33 (1.19%) Retail Banking
12 31 (1.12%) Publishing
13 19 (0.69%) Electronics
14 14 (0.51%) Back Office
15 13 (0.47%) Automotive
16 12 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.36%) Financial Institution
18 9 (0.33%) Front Office
19 8 (0.29%) Aerospace
19 8 (0.29%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 654 (23.67%) Support Engineer
2 650 (23.53%) Analyst
3 455 (16.47%) IT Support
4 399 (14.44%) Desktop Support
5 390 (14.12%) Support Analyst
6 329 (11.91%) 2nd Line Support
7 321 (11.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 283 (10.24%) IT Engineer
9 199 (7.20%) IT Support Engineer
10 197 (7.13%) Desktop Engineer
11 196 (7.09%) Windows Engineer
12 172 (6.23%) Service Analyst
13 166 (6.01%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 165 (5.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 159 (5.75%) IT Analyst
16 155 (5.61%) Service Desk Analyst
17 148 (5.36%) 1st Line Support
17 148 (5.36%) Desktop Support Engineer
18 139 (5.03%) 3rd Line Support
19 133 (4.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (2.82%) .NET
2 58 (2.10%) Software Packaging
3 39 (1.41%) ASP.NET
4 38 (1.38%) HTML
5 36 (1.30%) JSON
6 34 (1.23%) .NET Framework
7 33 (1.19%) CSS
8 30 (1.09%) AngularJS
9 26 (0.94%) SOAP
10 24 (0.87%) HTML5
11 23 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web API
11 23 (0.83%) Web Services
12 21 (0.76%) XML
13 20 (0.72%) WCF
14 15 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (0.40%) 802.1X
15 11 (0.40%) jQuery
16 10 (0.36%) EDI
16 10 (0.36%) WinForms
17 7 (0.25%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 161 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
2 140 (5.07%) Computer Science
3 112 (4.05%) Driving Licence
4 81 (2.93%) Blackberry
5 78 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 77 (2.79%) Data Centre
7 71 (2.57%) Video Conferencing
8 66 (2.39%) Hedge funds
9 57 (2.06%) Smartphone
10 52 (1.88%) Fat Client
10 52 (1.88%) Thin Client
11 48 (1.74%) iPhone
12 41 (1.48%) iPad
13 35 (1.27%) User Experience
14 27 (0.98%) Replication
15 25 (0.90%) N-Tier
15 25 (0.90%) Private Cloud
16 22 (0.80%) Clustering
16 22 (0.80%) e-Learning
17 20 (0.72%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2760 (99.89%) Windows
2 1934 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 1287 (46.58%) Windows Server
4 1052 (38.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 947 (34.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 708 (25.62%) Windows 8
7 242 (8.76%) Linux
8 167 (6.04%) Mac OS X
8 167 (6.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 156 (5.65%) Windows XP
10 153 (5.54%) Android
11 127 (4.60%) Apple iOS
12 71 (2.57%) Mac OS
13 37 (1.34%) Unix
14 36 (1.30%) Ubuntu
15 35 (1.27%) CentOS
16 31 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
17 30 (1.09%) Windows Phone
18 29 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 29 (1.05%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 685 (24.79%) ITIL
2 173 (6.26%) Service Delivery
3 133 (4.81%) Service Management
4 116 (4.20%) Asset Management
5 109 (3.94%) Application Packaging
6 105 (3.80%) Migration
7 98 (3.55%) CRM
8 92 (3.33%) Problem Management
9 91 (3.29%) Mentoring
10 90 (3.26%) ITIL V3
11 89 (3.22%) Disaster Recovery
12 86 (3.11%) Mobile Device Management
13 71 (2.57%) Project Management
14 70 (2.53%) Root Cause Analysis
15 69 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
15 69 (2.50%) Change Management
16 68 (2.46%) Time Management
17 64 (2.32%) Incident Management
18 62 (2.24%) ITSM
19 61 (2.21%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 391 (14.15%) PowerShell
2 341 (12.34%) SQL
3 89 (3.22%) C#
4 68 (2.46%) JavaScript
5 67 (2.42%) VBScript
6 60 (2.17%) T-SQL
7 47 (1.70%) VB
8 44 (1.59%) C
9 39 (1.41%) Java
10 24 (0.87%) PHP
11 22 (0.80%) C++
12 18 (0.65%) Python
13 9 (0.33%) Bash Shell
13 9 (0.33%) Perl
13 9 (0.33%) VBA
14 8 (0.29%) Shell Script
14 8 (0.29%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.22%) Tcl
16 5 (0.18%) TypeScript
17 4 (0.14%) Go
Qualifications
1 405 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 284 (10.28%) Degree
3 267 (9.66%) MCSE
4 155 (5.61%) MCP
5 152 (5.50%) MCSA
6 102 (3.69%) Security Cleared
7 101 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
8 89 (3.22%) CCNA
9 75 (2.71%) SC Cleared
10 64 (2.32%) Computer Science Degree
11 53 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
12 43 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 35 (1.27%) MCITP
14 34 (1.23%) A+ Certification
15 33 (1.19%) DV Cleared
15 33 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 30 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
17 25 (0.90%) MCDST
18 23 (0.83%) CCEA
19 20 (0.72%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 236 (8.54%) SLA
2 25 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.51%) PMO
5 13 (0.47%) QA
6 4 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.11%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.072%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.072%) RMADS
9 1 (0.036%) COBIT
9 1 (0.036%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.036%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.036%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 1739 (62.94%) Active Directory
2 536 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 447 (16.18%) Hyper-V
4 188 (6.80%) vSphere
5 187 (6.77%) XenApp
6 161 (5.83%) Microsoft App-V
7 146 (5.28%) XenDesktop
8 114 (4.13%) VMware ESXi
9 90 (3.26%) Virtual Desktop
10 70 (2.53%) XenServer
11 44 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
12 40 (1.45%) VirtualBox
13 35 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
14 30 (1.09%) Terminal Services
15 27 (0.98%) BitLocker
16 19 (0.69%) Terminal Server
17 9 (0.33%) Docker
17 9 (0.33%) NFS
18 7 (0.25%) Samba
19 6 (0.22%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 515 (18.64%) SCCM
2 88 (3.18%) Backup Exec
3 81 (2.93%) WSUS
4 69 (2.50%) Microsoft Intune
5 45 (1.63%) SCOM
6 42 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
7 41 (1.48%) AirWatch
8 26 (0.94%) XenMobile
9 23 (0.83%) SCOrch
10 22 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
11 19 (0.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 18 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 14 (0.51%) Jamf Pro
13 14 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 13 (0.47%) SCSM
14 13 (0.47%) vCenter Server
15 11 (0.40%) Nagios
16 10 (0.36%) Ansible
16 10 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
16 10 (0.36%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 1708 (61.82%) Microsoft
2 891 (32.25%) VMware
3 578 (20.92%) Citrix
4 443 (16.03%) Cisco
5 200 (7.24%) Apple
6 190 (6.88%) HP
7 145 (5.25%) Veeam
8 141 (5.10%) Dell
9 96 (3.47%) Reuters
10 84 (3.04%) Symantec
11 83 (3.00%) Bloomberg
12 67 (2.42%) Avaya
13 65 (2.35%) Sophos
14 55 (1.99%) McAfee
15 53 (1.92%) AppSense
16 52 (1.88%) FactSet
16 52 (1.88%) Oracle
17 50 (1.81%) Adobe
18 48 (1.74%) iManage
19 44 (1.59%) ServiceNow