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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
16 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 111 107 92
Rank change year-on-year -4 -15 +35
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 318 207 236
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.91% 2.61% 3.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.40% 13.38% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 264 177 210
10th Percentile £22,075 £18,900 £21,475
25th Percentile £24,000 £23,750 £25,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £28,000 £28,500 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.75% -12.31% +4.84%
75th Percentile £33,938 £37,500 £49,688
90th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -3.03% -2.94% +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 the Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,065 1,547 1,739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 18.88% 19.48% 22.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,429 1,253 1,442
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £23,500
25th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in the Midlands

Windows 10
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Windows 10 in the Midlands

Windows 10
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

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

Salary histogram for Windows 10 in the Midlands

Windows 10
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 10 within the Midlands 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
West Midlands -13 163 £29,000 -3.33% 27
East Midlands +3 155 £27,500 +10.00% 26
Windows 10
England

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 Midlands region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 317 (99.69%) Windows
2 273 (85.85%) Active Directory
3 223 (70.13%) Microsoft 365
4 212 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 156 (49.06%) Microsoft Office
6 136 (42.77%) Windows Server
7 121 (38.05%) Social Skills
8 87 (27.36%) ITIL
8 87 (27.36%) SharePoint
9 85 (26.73%) Citrix
9 85 (26.73%) Azure
10 78 (24.53%) VMware
11 74 (23.27%) DNS
12 72 (22.64%) Windows 7
13 69 (21.70%) VMware Infrastructure
13 69 (21.70%) OneDrive
14 63 (19.81%) Problem-Solving
15 62 (19.50%) Windows Server 2012
16 61 (19.18%) DHCP
17 57 (17.92%) Windows Server 2016
18 54 (16.98%) Driving Licence
19 52 (16.35%) SLA
20 50 (15.72%) Azure Active Directory
21 48 (15.09%) Cisco
21 48 (15.09%) SCCM
22 47 (14.78%) Windows Server 2008
22 47 (14.78%) LAN
23 40 (12.58%) WAN
24 39 (12.26%) Power Platform
25 38 (11.95%) Firewall

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (27.36%) SharePoint
2 29 (9.12%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.89%) IIS
4 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 156 (49.06%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (10.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 223 (70.13%) Microsoft 365
2 85 (26.73%) Azure
3 69 (21.70%) OneDrive
4 50 (15.72%) Azure Active Directory
5 39 (12.26%) Power Platform
6 31 (9.75%) Dynamics 365
7 28 (8.81%) AWS
8 27 (8.49%) PowerApps
9 19 (5.97%) Smartsheet
10 5 (1.57%) IaaS
11 3 (0.94%) Azure Pipelines
11 3 (0.94%) Azure Stack
11 3 (0.94%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.94%) PaaS
12 2 (0.63%) Azure Storage
12 2 (0.63%) GCP
13 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.31%) Power Automate
13 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (23.27%) DNS
2 61 (19.18%) DHCP
3 47 (14.78%) LAN
4 40 (12.58%) WAN
5 38 (11.95%) Firewall
6 24 (7.55%) VPN
7 23 (7.23%) Wireless
8 22 (6.92%) WebEx
9 21 (6.60%) Internet
10 19 (5.97%) WLAN
11 18 (5.66%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (4.40%) TCP/IP
13 11 (3.46%) VoIP
14 9 (2.83%) VLAN
15 7 (2.20%) Network Security
15 7 (2.20%) Remote Desktop
16 6 (1.89%) IPv4
17 4 (1.26%) ADSL
17 4 (1.26%) SAN
18 3 (0.94%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.52%) Power BI
General
1 121 (38.05%) Social Skills
2 33 (10.38%) Finance
3 30 (9.43%) Marketing
4 26 (8.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 26 (8.18%) Law
5 25 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (6.60%) Games
7 20 (6.29%) Influencing Skills
8 11 (3.46%) Digital Economy
9 10 (3.14%) Documentation Skills
10 8 (2.52%) Italian Language
10 8 (2.52%) Legal
10 8 (2.52%) Public Sector
11 4 (1.26%) Automotive
11 4 (1.26%) Banking
11 4 (1.26%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.94%) Advertising
12 3 (0.94%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.94%) Back Office
13 2 (0.63%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 95 (29.87%) Analyst
2 74 (23.27%) IT Support
3 69 (21.70%) Support Analyst
4 53 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 48 (15.09%) IT Technician
6 40 (12.58%) Support Engineer
7 39 (12.26%) IT Engineer
8 31 (9.75%) IT Analyst
9 28 (8.81%) IT Support Analyst
10 26 (8.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 24 (7.55%) 1st Line Support
11 24 (7.55%) Desktop Support
12 23 (7.23%) IT Support Engineer
13 19 (5.97%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 19 (5.97%) Desktop Analyst
13 19 (5.97%) Incident Manager
13 19 (5.97%) Major Incident Manager
13 19 (5.97%) Service Analyst
14 18 (5.66%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 18 (5.66%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.26%) .NET
1 4 (1.26%) XMPP
2 3 (0.94%) LDAP
2 3 (0.94%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 54 (16.98%) Driving Licence
2 29 (9.12%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (4.09%) Fat Client
3 13 (4.09%) Thin Client
4 11 (3.46%) Private Cloud
5 9 (2.83%) Handset
6 6 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.26%) CMDB
7 4 (1.26%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.26%) PMI
7 4 (1.26%) Public Cloud
8 3 (0.94%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.94%) Clustering
8 3 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.94%) Digital Signage
8 3 (0.94%) PKI
8 3 (0.94%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.63%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.31%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.31%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 317 (99.69%) Windows
2 136 (42.77%) Windows Server
3 72 (22.64%) Windows 7
4 62 (19.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 57 (17.92%) Windows Server 2016
6 47 (14.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (11.32%) Windows Server 2019
8 29 (9.12%) Windows XP
9 17 (5.35%) Mac OS
10 9 (2.83%) Linux
11 7 (2.20%) Android
11 7 (2.20%) Apple iOS
11 7 (2.20%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.94%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (0.94%) OpenWrt
13 1 (0.31%) SUSE
13 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (27.36%) ITIL
2 63 (19.81%) Problem-Solving
3 36 (11.32%) ITSM
4 34 (10.69%) Change Management
4 34 (10.69%) Data Security
4 34 (10.69%) ERP
5 32 (10.06%) Agile
6 31 (9.75%) Incident Management
7 26 (8.18%) Creative Thinking
7 26 (8.18%) Problem Management
7 26 (8.18%) Risk Management
7 26 (8.18%) Strategic Thinking
8 25 (7.86%) Time Management
9 23 (7.23%) Root Cause Analysis
10 22 (6.92%) Process Improvement
10 22 (6.92%) Service Management
11 21 (6.60%) Statistics
12 20 (6.29%) Service Delivery
13 19 (5.97%) GAP Analysis
13 19 (5.97%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (9.12%) PowerShell
2 25 (7.86%) SQL
3 6 (1.89%) VB
4 5 (1.57%) VBScript
5 3 (0.94%) Bash
Qualifications
1 22 (6.92%) Degree
2 16 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (4.09%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (2.52%) DBS Check
5 7 (2.20%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.26%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.26%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.94%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.94%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.94%) MCP
7 3 (0.94%) MCSE
8 2 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.63%) MCSA
9 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.31%) MCITP
9 1 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (16.35%) SLA
2 15 (4.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.57%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.94%) GDPR
6 2 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 273 (85.85%) Active Directory
2 69 (21.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (11.32%) Hyper-V
4 31 (9.75%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (5.03%) XenApp
6 8 (2.52%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.57%) vSphere
8 2 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.31%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.31%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 48 (15.09%) SCCM
2 31 (9.75%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (2.20%) WSUS
4 6 (1.89%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 6 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (1.57%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (1.26%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (1.26%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (0.94%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.63%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.63%) Jamf Pro
8 2 (0.63%) Nessus
8 2 (0.63%) SCOM
9 1 (0.31%) Ansible
9 1 (0.31%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.31%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 212 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 85 (26.73%) Citrix
3 78 (24.53%) VMware
4 48 (15.09%) Cisco
5 29 (9.12%) Google
6 20 (6.29%) Dell
7 17 (5.35%) HP
7 17 (5.35%) Veeam
8 13 (4.09%) Apple
9 8 (2.52%) Acronis
9 8 (2.52%) JD Edwards
9 8 (2.52%) MAPICS
9 8 (2.52%) Symantec
10 7 (2.20%) Sophos
11 6 (1.89%) ProCurve
11 6 (1.89%) WatchGuard
12 5 (1.57%) McAfee
12 5 (1.57%) ServiceNow
13 4 (1.26%) IBM
13 4 (1.26%) Qualys