Period
to 3 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 3 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
England > London
6 months to
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 242 147 139
Rank change year-on-year -95 -8 +33
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 668 650 1,424
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.47% 2.33% 2.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.06% 12.04% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 611 582 1,198
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £24,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% -7.89%
75th Percentile £58,125 £62,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% +17.19% -1.54%

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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 7,377 5,399 12,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.28% 19.38% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5,151 4,483 10,306
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,528 £30,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £92,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in London

Windows 10
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Windows 10 in London

Windows 10
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows 10 in London over the 6 months to 3 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows 10 in London

Windows 10
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 10 within the London region over the 6 months to 3 August 2021. 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
Central London -30 144 £40,000 -5.88% 27
West London -27 34 £45,000 - 13
East London +22 28 £32,500 +16.07% 9
South London -17 16 £28,750 -23.33% 8
North London +18 4 £29,250 +21.88%
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 667 (99.85%) Windows
2 481 (72.01%) Microsoft 365
3 451 (67.51%) Active Directory
4 404 (60.48%) Microsoft
5 227 (33.98%) Azure
6 216 (32.34%) Windows Server
7 207 (30.99%) Microsoft Office
8 201 (30.09%) ITIL
9 197 (29.49%) Social Skills
10 172 (25.75%) VMware
11 156 (23.35%) Finance
12 153 (22.90%) Windows 7
13 144 (21.56%) Citrix
14 140 (20.96%) PowerShell
14 140 (20.96%) Microsoft Intune
15 131 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
16 126 (18.86%) SharePoint
17 120 (17.96%) Problem-Solving
18 117 (17.51%) Firewall
19 113 (16.92%) DNS
20 109 (16.32%) VPN
21 103 (15.42%) Azure Active Directory
22 100 (14.97%) DHCP
22 100 (14.97%) Cisco
23 91 (13.62%) SCCM
24 88 (13.17%) Apple
25 86 (12.87%) TCP/IP
26 85 (12.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
27 82 (12.28%) MS Exchange
28 81 (12.13%) Windows Server 2012

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 126 (18.86%) SharePoint
2 82 (12.28%) MS Exchange
3 20 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (2.25%) Skype for Business
6 12 (1.80%) IIS
7 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.60%) nginx
9 3 (0.45%) Apache
9 3 (0.45%) Confluence
10 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.15%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.15%) CMS
11 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 207 (30.99%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (3.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (0.90%) Camtasia
5 5 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.45%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.35%) SAP Business One
2 8 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.60%) AlphaBridge
3 4 (0.60%) Alphatax
3 4 (0.60%) Elite 3E
3 4 (0.60%) Farmplan
3 4 (0.60%) KEYPrime
4 3 (0.45%) Endur
4 3 (0.45%) Magento
4 3 (0.45%) Sage 300 ERP
4 3 (0.45%) Sage CRM
5 2 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.30%) Relativity
6 1 (0.15%) BambooHR
6 1 (0.15%) Carpe Diem
6 1 (0.15%) Eikon
6 1 (0.15%) Salerio
6 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 481 (72.01%) Microsoft 365
2 227 (33.98%) Azure
3 103 (15.42%) Azure Active Directory
4 67 (10.03%) OneDrive
5 35 (5.24%) AWS
6 27 (4.04%) Mimecast
7 20 (2.99%) Google Workspace
8 18 (2.69%) SaaS
9 17 (2.54%) IaaS
10 12 (1.80%) Power Platform
11 10 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 7 (1.05%) Yammer
14 6 (0.90%) Amazon ECS
14 6 (0.90%) PaaS
14 6 (0.90%) Slack
15 5 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
16 4 (0.60%) Power Automate
17 3 (0.45%) Azure Sentinel
17 3 (0.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 117 (17.51%) Firewall
2 113 (16.92%) DNS
3 109 (16.32%) VPN
4 100 (14.97%) DHCP
5 86 (12.87%) TCP/IP
6 58 (8.68%) LAN
7 46 (6.89%) WAN
8 35 (5.24%) Wireless
9 33 (4.94%) VLAN
10 32 (4.79%) Wi-Fi
11 29 (4.34%) SAN
12 25 (3.74%) Remote Desktop
13 21 (3.14%) NetScaler
14 20 (2.99%) IP Telephony
15 19 (2.84%) Cisco IOS
16 18 (2.69%) Internet
16 18 (2.69%) VoIP
17 16 (2.40%) MPLS
18 15 (2.25%) Skype
19 14 (2.10%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (7.63%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.65%) Oracle Database
2 11 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
2 11 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (1.35%) Power BI
5 8 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2019
7 4 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.45%) MS Access
9 2 (0.30%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.30%) Metadata
9 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.30%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 25 (3.74%) JIRA
2 6 (0.90%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.60%) Cucumber
3 4 (0.60%) MSI
3 4 (0.60%) Selenium
4 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.15%) AutoIt
4 1 (0.15%) Chocolatey
4 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
General
1 197 (29.49%) Social Skills
2 156 (23.35%) Finance
3 76 (11.38%) Legal
4 65 (9.73%) Law
5 39 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (4.49%) Banking
7 25 (3.74%) Financial Institution
8 22 (3.29%) Retail
9 21 (3.14%) Manufacturing
10 15 (2.25%) Telecoms
11 14 (2.10%) Front Office
12 13 (1.95%) Documentation Skills
12 13 (1.95%) Marketing
13 12 (1.80%) Presentation Skills
14 10 (1.50%) Advertising
14 10 (1.50%) Organisational Skills
15 7 (1.05%) Public Sector
16 6 (0.90%) Billing
16 6 (0.90%) Electronics
16 6 (0.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 221 (33.08%) Analyst
2 106 (15.87%) IT Support
3 101 (15.12%) Support Analyst
4 97 (14.52%) Support Engineer
5 91 (13.62%) Service Analyst
6 87 (13.02%) Service Desk Analyst
7 70 (10.48%) IT Analyst
8 58 (8.68%) Desktop Support
8 58 (8.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 50 (7.49%) IT Support Analyst
10 47 (7.04%) 2nd Line Support
11 39 (5.84%) IT Engineer
12 35 (5.24%) Active Directory Analyst
13 34 (5.09%) Desktop Engineer
13 34 (5.09%) Windows Engineer
14 32 (4.79%) Cloud Engineer
15 31 (4.64%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
16 30 (4.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 28 (4.19%) Consultant
18 26 (3.89%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.50%) Web Services
2 8 (1.20%) JSON
3 7 (1.05%) .NET
4 6 (0.90%) HTML
5 5 (0.75%) Software Packaging
5 5 (0.75%) XMPP
6 4 (0.60%) CSS
6 4 (0.60%) Gherkin
6 4 (0.60%) pytest
6 4 (0.60%) WSH
7 3 (0.45%) PyXLL
7 3 (0.45%) SailPoint
8 2 (0.30%) XML
9 1 (0.15%) ARM Templates
9 1 (0.15%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.15%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (0.15%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.15%) SAML
9 1 (0.15%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.38%) Video Conferencing
2 38 (5.69%) Data Centre
3 33 (4.94%) iPhone
4 32 (4.79%) Management Information System
5 24 (3.59%) Blackberry
5 24 (3.59%) iPad
5 24 (3.59%) Self-Motivation
6 21 (3.14%) Hedge funds
7 16 (2.40%) User Experience
8 9 (1.35%) Clustering
9 7 (1.05%) Social Media
10 6 (0.90%) Analytical Mindset
10 6 (0.90%) e-Learning
10 6 (0.90%) EMC VNX
10 6 (0.90%) Replication
11 5 (0.75%) BYOD
11 5 (0.75%) EPoS
11 5 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (0.75%) Smartphone
11 5 (0.75%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 667 (99.85%) Windows
2 216 (32.34%) Windows Server
3 153 (22.90%) Windows 7
4 81 (12.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 70 (10.48%) Apple iOS
6 66 (9.88%) Windows Server 2016
7 64 (9.58%) Android
8 59 (8.83%) Linux
9 55 (8.23%) Mac OS
10 51 (7.63%) Windows Server 2019
11 47 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
12 38 (5.69%) Mac OS X
13 12 (1.80%) Windows 8
14 11 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (1.20%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 4 (0.60%) Ubuntu
18 3 (0.45%) CentOS
18 3 (0.45%) SUSE
18 3 (0.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (30.09%) ITIL
2 120 (17.96%) Problem-Solving
3 85 (12.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 68 (10.18%) Service Delivery
5 54 (8.08%) ITSM
6 51 (7.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 41 (6.14%) Service Management
8 37 (5.54%) Incident Management
9 35 (5.24%) Data Protection
9 35 (5.24%) Mentoring
10 34 (5.09%) Disaster Recovery
11 33 (4.94%) Mobile Device Management
12 32 (4.79%) Document Management
13 31 (4.64%) Asset Management
13 31 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
13 31 (4.64%) Time Management
14 29 (4.34%) Project Delivery
15 26 (3.89%) Migration
15 26 (3.89%) Patch Management
16 24 (3.59%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 140 (20.96%) PowerShell
2 46 (6.89%) SQL
3 33 (4.94%) Python
4 10 (1.50%) VBA
4 10 (1.50%) VBScript
5 9 (1.35%) Shell Script
6 7 (1.05%) C
7 4 (0.60%) Java
7 4 (0.60%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.60%) Perl
8 2 (0.30%) C#
8 2 (0.30%) VB
9 1 (0.15%) C++
9 1 (0.15%) Delphi
9 1 (0.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (6.44%) Degree
3 31 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (4.34%) MCSE
5 19 (2.84%) CCNP
6 18 (2.69%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (2.54%) CCNA
8 16 (2.40%) MCITP
9 14 (2.10%) MCSA
10 12 (1.80%) MCP
11 11 (1.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 11 (1.65%) MCDST
12 9 (1.35%) Security Cleared
13 8 (1.20%) DBS Check
14 7 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
14 7 (1.05%) MOS
15 5 (0.75%) A+ Certification
15 5 (0.75%) CCIE
15 5 (0.75%) CWNA
15 5 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (7.78%) SLA
2 41 (6.14%) GDPR
3 17 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.20%) QA
5 4 (0.60%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.30%) MiFID
8 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 451 (67.51%) Active Directory
2 131 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (7.19%) vSphere
4 45 (6.74%) Hyper-V
5 41 (6.14%) XenDesktop
6 39 (5.84%) Virtual Desktop
7 36 (5.39%) XenApp
8 19 (2.84%) Microsoft App-V
9 18 (2.69%) BitLocker
9 18 (2.69%) VMware ESXi
10 17 (2.54%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (0.90%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.45%) Docker
12 3 (0.45%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.30%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.30%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.15%) VMware NSX
14 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 140 (20.96%) Microsoft Intune
2 91 (13.62%) SCCM
3 26 (3.89%) Single Sign-On
4 22 (3.29%) AirWatch
5 14 (2.10%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 13 (1.95%) SCOM
7 9 (1.35%) Puppet
7 9 (1.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 9 (1.35%) WSUS
8 6 (0.90%) Backup Exec
8 6 (0.90%) Jamf Pro
8 6 (0.90%) vCenter Server
9 4 (0.60%) Ansible
9 4 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.60%) Terraform
10 3 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.45%) Sysprep
10 3 (0.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 404 (60.48%) Microsoft
2 172 (25.75%) VMware
3 144 (21.56%) Citrix
4 100 (14.97%) Cisco
5 88 (13.17%) Apple
6 58 (8.68%) HP
7 36 (5.39%) iManage
8 33 (4.94%) ServiceNow
9 28 (4.19%) Meraki
10 22 (3.29%) Sophos
11 20 (2.99%) Dell
11 20 (2.99%) Oracle
12 19 (2.84%) Veeam
13 18 (2.69%) Bloomberg
13 18 (2.69%) EMC
14 17 (2.54%) Aderant
14 17 (2.54%) SonicWALL
15 16 (2.40%) Google
15 16 (2.40%) Nimble Storage
15 16 (2.40%) SAP