Period
to 10 May 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 10 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
England > London
6 months to
10 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 224 136 156
Rank change year-on-year -88 +20 +22
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 503 1,064 1,367
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.53% 2.56% 2.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.74% 13.09% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 458 928 1,155
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £24,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% +11.43% -7.89%
75th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £51,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £33,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.49% +3.08% -

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 5,757 8,126 13,076
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.56% 19.56% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4,553 6,669 10,981
10th Percentile £35,250 £31,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - +6.19%
75th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 10 May 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 10 May 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 -61 109 £42,500 +11.84% 11
East London +25 26 £40,000 +42.86% 6
West London +5 17 £45,000 +38.46% 6
South London -10 8 £34,250 +10.48% 6
North London +18 4 £29,250 -2.50% 2
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 10 May 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.

1 495 (98.41%) Windows
2 387 (76.94%) Microsoft 365
3 369 (73.36%) Active Directory
4 295 (58.65%) Microsoft
5 197 (39.17%) Azure
6 187 (37.18%) Windows Server
7 158 (31.41%) Windows 7
8 153 (30.42%) Microsoft Office
9 150 (29.82%) ITIL
9 150 (29.82%) Social Skills
10 134 (26.64%) VMware
11 126 (25.05%) Finance
12 117 (23.26%) PowerShell
13 110 (21.87%) Problem-Solving
14 107 (21.27%) VMware Infrastructure
15 103 (20.48%) Microsoft Intune
16 99 (19.68%) Citrix
17 94 (18.69%) SCCM
18 87 (17.30%) SharePoint
19 80 (15.90%) DNS
19 80 (15.90%) Azure Active Directory
20 76 (15.11%) VPN
21 75 (14.91%) Cisco
22 72 (14.31%) DHCP
23 70 (13.92%) Firewall
24 69 (13.72%) Windows Server 2012
25 67 (13.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
25 67 (13.32%) Windows Server 2008
26 66 (13.12%) TCP/IP
27 61 (12.13%) Apple

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 87 (17.30%) SharePoint
2 59 (11.73%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (1.99%) Skype for Business
5 8 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.60%) Confluence
6 3 (0.60%) IIS
7 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.20%) Apache
8 1 (0.20%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 153 (30.42%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (3.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.19%) Camtasia
4 2 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.19%) SAP Business One
2 5 (0.99%) Eikon
3 4 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.60%) Endur
5 2 (0.40%) Carpe Diem
5 2 (0.40%) Magento
5 2 (0.40%) Sage 300 ERP
5 2 (0.40%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.20%) Relativity
6 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.20%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 387 (76.94%) Microsoft 365
2 197 (39.17%) Azure
3 80 (15.90%) Azure Active Directory
4 30 (5.96%) OneDrive
5 21 (4.17%) AWS
6 13 (2.58%) SaaS
7 12 (2.39%) Mimecast
8 6 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.99%) IaaS
9 5 (0.99%) Power Platform
10 4 (0.80%) Google Workspace
10 4 (0.80%) Yammer
11 3 (0.60%) Dropbox
11 3 (0.60%) GoToWebinar
12 2 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.40%) Amazon ECS
12 2 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.40%) NuGet
12 2 (0.40%) Power Automate
13 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (15.90%) DNS
2 76 (15.11%) VPN
3 72 (14.31%) DHCP
4 70 (13.92%) Firewall
5 66 (13.12%) TCP/IP
6 40 (7.95%) LAN
7 33 (6.56%) WAN
8 26 (5.17%) VLAN
9 24 (4.77%) SAN
10 19 (3.78%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (3.18%) Internet
11 16 (3.18%) VoIP
12 15 (2.98%) NetScaler
13 13 (2.58%) Cisco IOS
13 13 (2.58%) Network Security
13 13 (2.58%) Remote Desktop
14 12 (2.39%) Skype
15 10 (1.99%) iSCSI
16 8 (1.59%) VSAN
16 8 (1.59%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (8.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.59%) Oracle Database
2 8 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.40%) MS Access
7 2 (0.40%) Power BI
7 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.40%) Tableau
8 1 (0.20%) Apache Ignite
8 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (2.58%) JIRA
2 8 (1.59%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.19%) MSI
4 1 (0.20%) Chocolatey
4 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
General
1 150 (29.82%) Social Skills
2 126 (25.05%) Finance
3 47 (9.34%) Legal
4 34 (6.76%) Banking
4 34 (6.76%) Law
5 27 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (3.58%) Manufacturing
6 18 (3.58%) Retail
7 13 (2.58%) Marketing
7 13 (2.58%) Presentation Skills
7 13 (2.58%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.39%) Financial Institution
8 12 (2.39%) Organisational Skills
9 11 (2.19%) Digital Economy
10 10 (1.99%) Front Office
10 10 (1.99%) Public Sector
11 7 (1.39%) Electronics
12 5 (0.99%) Advertising
13 4 (0.80%) German Language
14 3 (0.60%) French Language
Job Titles
1 141 (28.03%) Analyst
2 78 (15.51%) Support Analyst
3 72 (14.31%) Support Engineer
4 69 (13.72%) IT Support
5 55 (10.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 49 (9.74%) Desktop Support
7 47 (9.34%) IT Analyst
8 44 (8.75%) Service Analyst
9 40 (7.95%) Service Desk Analyst
10 39 (7.75%) 2nd Line Support
11 37 (7.36%) IT Support Analyst
12 25 (4.97%) IT Engineer
13 24 (4.77%) Consultant
13 24 (4.77%) Desktop Engineer
14 23 (4.57%) Windows Engineer
15 22 (4.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 22 (4.37%) Systems Engineer
16 20 (3.98%) Active Directory Analyst
16 20 (3.98%) Desktop Support Engineer
16 20 (3.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.39%) Web Services
2 4 (0.80%) JSON
2 4 (0.80%) WSH
3 3 (0.60%) .NET
4 2 (0.40%) CSS
4 2 (0.40%) HTML
5 1 (0.20%) COM
5 1 (0.20%) LAMP
5 1 (0.20%) OAuth
5 1 (0.20%) SAML
5 1 (0.20%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.20%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.57%) Management Information System
1 23 (4.57%) Video Conferencing
2 21 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 18 (3.58%) iPhone
4 16 (3.18%) Self-Motivation
5 15 (2.98%) Blackberry
6 12 (2.39%) iPad
7 10 (1.99%) Clustering
7 10 (1.99%) Hedge funds
8 9 (1.79%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.79%) Replication
9 8 (1.59%) EMC VNXe
9 8 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (1.59%) FlexPod
9 8 (1.59%) User Experience
9 8 (1.59%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 6 (1.19%) e-Learning
11 5 (0.99%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.99%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.80%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 495 (98.41%) Windows
2 187 (37.18%) Windows Server
3 158 (31.41%) Windows 7
4 69 (13.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 67 (13.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 59 (11.73%) Windows Server 2016
7 45 (8.95%) Apple iOS
8 40 (7.95%) Android
9 39 (7.75%) Linux
10 35 (6.96%) Mac OS
11 31 (6.16%) Mac OS X
12 28 (5.57%) Windows Server 2019
13 13 (2.58%) Windows 8
14 6 (1.19%) Ubuntu
14 6 (1.19%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.80%) Unix
15 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.40%) CentOS
16 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (29.82%) ITIL
2 110 (21.87%) Problem-Solving
3 67 (13.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 41 (8.15%) Service Delivery
5 36 (7.16%) Service Management
6 29 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 29 (5.77%) ITSM
7 28 (5.57%) Project Management
8 27 (5.37%) Mentoring
9 26 (5.17%) Asset Management
9 26 (5.17%) Migration
10 25 (4.97%) Incident Management
11 22 (4.37%) Kalman Filter
12 21 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (3.98%) Disaster Recovery
14 19 (3.78%) Application Packaging
14 19 (3.78%) Mobile Device Management
15 18 (3.58%) Problem Management
16 17 (3.38%) Task Automation
17 15 (2.98%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 117 (23.26%) PowerShell
2 34 (6.76%) SQL
3 21 (4.17%) Python
4 12 (2.39%) VBScript
5 9 (1.79%) Shell Script
6 6 (1.19%) VBA
7 4 (0.80%) C
7 4 (0.80%) Perl
8 3 (0.60%) VB
9 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.40%) Java
Qualifications
1 45 (8.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (6.16%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (6.16%) Degree
3 30 (5.96%) MCSE
4 24 (4.77%) CCNA
5 17 (3.38%) MCITP
6 14 (2.78%) CCNP
6 14 (2.78%) MCP
7 12 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (2.19%) MCSA
9 10 (1.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 9 (1.79%) MOS
10 9 (1.79%) Security Cleared
11 7 (1.39%) A+ Certification
11 7 (1.39%) SC Cleared
12 5 (0.99%) CCIE
12 5 (0.99%) CWNA
12 5 (0.99%) MCDST
13 4 (0.80%) AWS Certification
13 4 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (9.54%) SLA
2 32 (6.36%) GDPR
3 20 (3.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.59%) QA
5 6 (1.19%) BS25999
5 6 (1.19%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.40%) MiFID
System Software
1 369 (73.36%) Active Directory
2 107 (21.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (8.15%) Hyper-V
4 28 (5.57%) XenDesktop
5 24 (4.77%) vSphere
6 18 (3.58%) Virtual Desktop
7 14 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (2.58%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (1.79%) XenApp
10 8 (1.59%) BitLocker
11 5 (0.99%) DFS Replication
11 5 (0.99%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.60%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.40%) Docker
14 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.20%) VMware NSX
14 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 103 (20.48%) Microsoft Intune
2 94 (18.69%) SCCM
3 20 (3.98%) Single Sign-On
4 13 (2.58%) AirWatch
5 11 (2.19%) Puppet
6 10 (1.99%) Jamf Pro
6 10 (1.99%) vCenter Server
7 7 (1.39%) WSUS
8 5 (0.99%) Backup Exec
8 5 (0.99%) MaaS360
8 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 5 (0.99%) SCDPM
8 5 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (0.80%) Ansible
9 4 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (0.80%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (0.60%) PaperCut
10 3 (0.60%) SCOM
10 3 (0.60%) XenMobile
11 2 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 295 (58.65%) Microsoft
2 134 (26.64%) VMware
3 99 (19.68%) Citrix
4 75 (14.91%) Cisco
5 61 (12.13%) Apple
6 45 (8.95%) HP
7 20 (3.98%) EMC
8 17 (3.38%) Dell
8 17 (3.38%) Meraki
9 16 (3.18%) NetApp
10 15 (2.98%) Bloomberg
11 14 (2.78%) iManage
11 14 (2.78%) Nimble Storage
11 14 (2.78%) SAP
11 14 (2.78%) ServiceNow
12 13 (2.58%) Avaya
13 12 (2.39%) Sophos
14 11 (2.19%) Oracle
14 11 (2.19%) Reuters
14 11 (2.19%) SonicWALL