Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 208 356
Rank change year-on-year +63 +148 +592
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 3,507 2,854 1,551
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.36% 1.70% 0.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.16% 6.88% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3,019 2,519 1,366
England median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% +4.92% +1.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year +3.17% +3.28% +1.67%

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 34,531 41,467 43,264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.27% 24.64% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 27,918 33,719 36,888
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £73,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +82 1,579 £37,500 - 130
South East +54 724 £31,000 +8.77% 88
North of England +55 439 £28,000 +12.00% 86
East of England +55 297 £30,000 - 34
Midlands +19 257 £30,000 +3.45% 51
South West +15 210 £32,500 +7.44% 42
North West +4 202 £30,000 +9.09% 45
Yorkshire +77 197 £29,000 +18.37% 34
West Midlands +26 172 £31,000 -7.46% 33
East Midlands -11 83 £27,000 -1.82% 18
North East +19 40 £21,000 -9.68% 7
Windows 10
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 3,499 (99.77%) Windows
2 2,352 (67.07%) Active Directory
3 2,121 (60.48%) Windows 7
4 2,033 (57.97%) Microsoft
5 1,796 (51.21%) Office 365
6 1,386 (39.52%) Windows Server
7 1,140 (32.51%) Microsoft Office
8 949 (27.06%) ITIL
9 939 (26.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 917 (26.15%) VMware
11 849 (24.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 827 (23.58%) SCCM
13 802 (22.87%) Citrix
14 656 (18.71%) DNS
15 642 (18.31%) MS Exchange
16 638 (18.19%) PowerShell
17 611 (17.42%) Microsoft Azure
18 603 (17.19%) DHCP
19 588 (16.77%) Firewall
20 569 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
21 520 (14.83%) Windows 8
22 512 (14.60%) Finance
23 484 (13.80%) TCP/IP
24 479 (13.66%) Problem-Solving
25 438 (12.49%) Cisco
25 438 (12.49%) Microsoft Certification
26 418 (11.92%) Hyper-V
27 408 (11.63%) LAN
28 361 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
29 349 (9.95%) Linux

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
1 642 (18.31%) MS Exchange
2 328 (9.35%) SharePoint
3 252 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 202 (5.76%) Skype for Business
5 149 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 83 (2.37%) IIS
7 63 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
8 39 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 36 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
10 31 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 31 (0.88%) Confluence
11 27 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
12 25 (0.71%) IBM Domino
13 23 (0.66%) IBM Notes
14 18 (0.51%) CMS
15 11 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
16 9 (0.26%) WordPress
17 8 (0.23%) Site Server
18 7 (0.20%) GroupWise
19 6 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1,140 (32.51%) Microsoft Office
2 144 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 71 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 42 (1.20%) MS Visio
5 39 (1.11%) Microsoft Project
6 12 (0.34%) AutoCAD
7 11 (0.31%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.11%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.11%) Camtasia
9 4 (0.11%) CATIA
10 3 (0.086%) PTC Creo
10 3 (0.086%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.057%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.029%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.029%) Houdini
12 1 (0.029%) MicroStation
12 1 (0.029%) Mozilla Thunderbird
12 1 (0.029%) NUKE
12 1 (0.029%) Revit
Business Applications
1 19 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (0.37%) Carpe Diem
4 11 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.20%) Elite 3E
6 6 (0.17%) thinkFolio
7 5 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.11%) Rolfe and Nolan
9 3 (0.086%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.086%) Lawson
9 3 (0.086%) NetSuite
9 3 (0.086%) SAP R/3
9 3 (0.086%) Teamcenter
10 2 (0.057%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.057%) Sage 200
10 2 (0.057%) Unit4 Business World
11 1 (0.029%) Infor M3
11 1 (0.029%) Orchard Housing
11 1 (0.029%) Sage X3
11 1 (0.029%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 1,796 (51.21%) Office 365
2 611 (17.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 212 (6.05%) Amazon AWS
4 157 (4.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 83 (2.37%) Mimecast
6 70 (2.00%) IaaS
7 69 (1.97%) PaaS
8 63 (1.80%) OneDrive
9 44 (1.25%) G Suite
10 37 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
11 27 (0.77%) npm
12 25 (0.71%) SaaS
13 17 (0.48%) NuGet
14 13 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 12 (0.34%) Yammer
16 10 (0.29%) IBM Cloud
17 9 (0.26%) Force.com
18 7 (0.20%) iTunes
18 7 (0.20%) OpenDNS
19 6 (0.17%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 656 (18.71%) DNS
2 603 (17.19%) DHCP
3 588 (16.77%) Firewall
4 484 (13.80%) TCP/IP
5 408 (11.63%) LAN
6 348 (9.92%) WAN
7 323 (9.21%) VPN
8 253 (7.21%) VoIP
9 217 (6.19%) Skype
10 160 (4.56%) Wireless
11 159 (4.53%) Internet
12 150 (4.28%) Wi-Fi
13 146 (4.16%) SAN
14 121 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
15 114 (3.25%) VLAN
16 67 (1.91%) Network Security
16 67 (1.91%) Unified Communications
17 65 (1.85%) NetScaler
18 53 (1.51%) IP Telephony
19 50 (1.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (7.98%) SQL Server
2 39 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (0.74%) MySQL
4 26 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
6 19 (0.54%) MongoDB
6 19 (0.54%) NoSQL
7 18 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
8 17 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
10 13 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (0.34%) SQLite
12 7 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.17%) MS Access
13 6 (0.17%) Power BI
13 6 (0.17%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (0.14%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.14%) Relational Database
14 5 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 76 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 71 (2.02%) MSI
3 45 (1.28%) Git (software)
4 42 (1.20%) JIRA
5 34 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (0.91%) WinDbg
7 27 (0.77%) Visual Studio Team System
8 22 (0.63%) AdminStudio
9 18 (0.51%) Subversion
10 17 (0.48%) Visual Studio Code
11 14 (0.40%) Jenkins
11 14 (0.40%) Redmine
11 14 (0.40%) Trac
12 13 (0.37%) Chocolatey
12 13 (0.37%) InstallShield
13 10 (0.29%) Cucumber
13 10 (0.29%) Gradle
13 10 (0.29%) Jasmine
13 10 (0.29%) Karma Test Runner
14 7 (0.20%) Hudson
General
1 512 (14.60%) Finance
2 155 (4.42%) Legal
3 153 (4.36%) Law
4 124 (3.54%) Banking
5 116 (3.31%) Telecoms
6 100 (2.85%) Retail
7 65 (1.85%) Investment Banking
8 42 (1.20%) Electronics
8 42 (1.20%) Manufacturing
9 41 (1.17%) Back Office
10 36 (1.03%) Marketing
11 27 (0.77%) Games
12 24 (0.68%) Aerospace
13 21 (0.60%) Advertising
14 20 (0.57%) French Language
15 14 (0.40%) Publishing
16 13 (0.37%) Front Office
17 11 (0.31%) Billing
18 9 (0.26%) Automotive
19 7 (0.20%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 805 (22.95%) Analyst
2 744 (21.21%) Support Engineer
3 611 (17.42%) IT Support
4 440 (12.55%) Support Analyst
5 408 (11.63%) Desktop Support
6 359 (10.24%) IT Engineer
7 351 (10.01%) 2nd Line Support
8 302 (8.61%) Service Analyst
9 286 (8.16%) Service Desk Analyst
10 280 (7.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 278 (7.93%) IT Analyst
12 267 (7.61%) Desktop Engineer
13 259 (7.39%) IT Support Engineer
14 205 (5.85%) IT Support Analyst
15 188 (5.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 181 (5.16%) Desktop Support Engineer
17 167 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
18 139 (3.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 137 (3.91%) Administrator
20 135 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (2.17%) .NET
2 65 (1.85%) Software Packaging
3 48 (1.37%) HTML
4 41 (1.17%) Web Services
5 39 (1.11%) AngularJS
6 34 (0.97%) HTML5
7 30 (0.86%) CSS
8 24 (0.68%) Node.js
8 24 (0.68%) Sass
9 22 (0.63%) Angular 2
9 22 (0.63%) REST
10 21 (0.60%) Middleware
11 20 (0.57%) JSON
11 20 (0.57%) XML
12 19 (0.54%) Entity Framework
12 19 (0.54%) LINQ
12 19 (0.54%) RabbitMQ
13 17 (0.48%) .NET Core
13 17 (0.48%) .NET Framework
14 15 (0.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 265 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
2 198 (5.65%) Self-Motivation
3 165 (4.70%) Data Centre
4 128 (3.65%) Video Conferencing
5 111 (3.17%) User Experience
6 109 (3.11%) Management Information System
7 100 (2.85%) iPhone
8 98 (2.79%) Fat Client
8 98 (2.79%) Thin Client
9 94 (2.68%) Blackberry
10 80 (2.28%) PKI
11 78 (2.22%) Smartphone
12 74 (2.11%) Driving Licence
13 51 (1.45%) iPad
14 42 (1.20%) Public Cloud
15 41 (1.17%) Clustering
16 38 (1.08%) Replication
17 37 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
18 29 (0.83%) Fintech
19 28 (0.80%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 3,499 (99.77%) Windows
2 2,121 (60.48%) Windows 7
3 1,386 (39.52%) Windows Server
4 939 (26.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 849 (24.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 520 (14.83%) Windows 8
7 349 (9.95%) Linux
8 203 (5.79%) Android
9 194 (5.53%) Apple iOS
10 162 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 161 (4.59%) Mac OS X
12 129 (3.68%) Windows XP
13 113 (3.22%) Mac OS
14 60 (1.71%) CentOS
15 54 (1.54%) Ubuntu
15 54 (1.54%) Unix
16 26 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 15 (0.43%) Windows Vista
18 11 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
19 8 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 949 (27.06%) ITIL
2 479 (13.66%) Problem-Solving
3 361 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 267 (7.61%) Migration
5 235 (6.70%) Agile Software Development
6 219 (6.24%) Service Delivery
7 207 (5.90%) Service Management
8 183 (5.22%) Project Management
9 175 (4.99%) Application Packaging
10 148 (4.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 148 (4.22%) ITIL V3
11 145 (4.13%) ITSM
12 126 (3.59%) Mobile Device Management
13 125 (3.56%) DevOps
14 121 (3.45%) Asset Management
15 116 (3.31%) PRINCE2
16 113 (3.22%) Stakeholder Management
17 112 (3.19%) Time Management
18 101 (2.88%) Presales
19 99 (2.82%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 638 (18.19%) PowerShell
2 309 (8.81%) SQL
3 162 (4.62%) VBScript
4 78 (2.22%) C#
5 54 (1.54%) VB
6 53 (1.51%) Python
7 47 (1.34%) JavaScript
8 44 (1.25%) C
9 41 (1.17%) C++
10 39 (1.11%) Bash Shell
11 23 (0.66%) TypeScript
12 22 (0.63%) Shell Script
13 18 (0.51%) PHP
14 15 (0.43%) Ruby
15 12 (0.34%) Apex Code
15 12 (0.34%) Java
15 12 (0.34%) T-SQL
15 12 (0.34%) VB.NET
16 10 (0.29%) Go
17 8 (0.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 438 (12.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 256 (7.30%) MCSE
3 204 (5.82%) Degree
4 162 (4.62%) MCSA
5 158 (4.51%) MCP
6 141 (4.02%) Security Cleared
7 103 (2.94%) SC Cleared
8 91 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
9 69 (1.97%) A+ Certification
10 66 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
11 63 (1.80%) MCDST
12 61 (1.74%) CCNA
13 48 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 43 (1.23%) DV Cleared
15 37 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
16 35 (1.00%) MCITP
17 32 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 30 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
19 22 (0.63%) MOS
19 22 (0.63%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 294 (8.38%) SLA
2 73 (2.08%) GDPR
3 41 (1.17%) QA
4 33 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.37%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.23%) PMO
7 6 (0.17%) COBIT
7 6 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
7 6 (0.17%) PSD2
7 6 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 5 (0.14%) ISO 22301
9 3 (0.086%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.057%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.029%) Government Security Classifications
11 1 (0.029%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.029%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2,352 (67.07%) Active Directory
2 569 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 418 (11.92%) Hyper-V
4 276 (7.87%) XenApp
5 195 (5.56%) XenDesktop
6 158 (4.51%) VMware ESXi
7 129 (3.68%) Microsoft App-V
8 117 (3.34%) vSphere
9 97 (2.77%) BitLocker
10 71 (2.02%) Virtual Desktop
11 42 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
12 41 (1.17%) VMware Workstation
13 37 (1.06%) Docker
13 37 (1.06%) Terminal Services
14 24 (0.68%) XenServer
15 21 (0.60%) Firmware
15 21 (0.60%) Terminal Server
15 21 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
16 18 (0.51%) pfSense
17 14 (0.40%) LXC
Systems Management
1 827 (23.58%) SCCM
2 155 (4.42%) WSUS
3 142 (4.05%) Microsoft Intune
4 112 (3.19%) SCOM
5 71 (2.02%) Backup Exec
6 58 (1.65%) AirWatch
7 57 (1.63%) vRealize
8 51 (1.45%) SCOrch
9 32 (0.91%) Perfmon
9 32 (0.91%) ZABBIX
10 29 (0.83%) WMI
11 28 (0.80%) vCenter Server
12 27 (0.77%) vRealize Orchestrator
13 26 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
14 25 (0.71%) Nagios
14 25 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 24 (0.68%) NetBackup
16 23 (0.66%) Ansible
16 23 (0.66%) IBM BigFix
17 22 (0.63%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 2,033 (57.97%) Microsoft
2 917 (26.15%) VMware
3 802 (22.87%) Citrix
4 438 (12.49%) Cisco
5 229 (6.53%) Apple
6 181 (5.16%) HP
7 159 (4.53%) Ivanti
8 126 (3.59%) Dell
9 103 (2.94%) Veeam
10 100 (2.85%) McAfee
11 98 (2.79%) Symantec
12 89 (2.54%) Bloomberg
13 86 (2.45%) iManage
14 78 (2.22%) Avaya
15 74 (2.11%) Adobe
16 72 (2.05%) ServiceNow
17 71 (2.02%) IBM
18 62 (1.77%) SolarWinds
19 61 (1.74%) NetApp
20 60 (1.71%) Reuters