Period
to 17 October 2021

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 17 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 106 124 85
Rank change year-on-year +18 -39 +70
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 300 88 388
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.86% 2.24% 3.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.41% 10.63% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 259 72 318
10th Percentile £20,750 £20,775 £20,750
25th Percentile £22,500 £21,625 £24,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £26,500 £27,631 £30,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.09% -7.90% +5.26%
75th Percentile £35,000 £40,250 £40,719
90th Percentile £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -9.72% +10.77% -

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 1,947 828 2,404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 18.54% 21.10% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,500 671 1,915
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,250 £22,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
75th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £51,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%

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 17 October 2021.

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 17 October 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
West Midlands -14 166 £27,000 -6.90% 46
East Midlands +1 127 £25,000 +6.38% 49
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 299 (99.67%) Windows
2 236 (78.67%) Active Directory
3 218 (72.67%) Microsoft
4 216 (72.00%) Microsoft 365
5 129 (43.00%) Windows Server
6 108 (36.00%) Windows 7
7 99 (33.00%) Social Skills
7 99 (33.00%) Microsoft Office
8 78 (26.00%) SCCM
9 72 (24.00%) Azure
10 70 (23.33%) VMware
11 68 (22.67%) ITIL
12 66 (22.00%) Microsoft Intune
13 61 (20.33%) SharePoint
14 60 (20.00%) VPN
15 55 (18.33%) DNS
16 54 (18.00%) DHCP
17 50 (16.67%) Firewall
18 48 (16.00%) SQL Server
18 48 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
18 48 (16.00%) Windows Server 2016
19 45 (15.00%) Cisco
20 42 (14.00%) Windows Server 2019
20 42 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
21 41 (13.67%) Windows Server 2012
21 41 (13.67%) WAN
21 41 (13.67%) LAN
22 40 (13.33%) MS Exchange
23 39 (13.00%) SQL
23 39 (13.00%) Citrix

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 61 (20.33%) SharePoint
2 40 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.00%) nginx
3 9 (3.00%) Skype for Business
4 6 (2.00%) CMS
5 5 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 99 (33.00%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (2.00%) InDesign
4 6 (2.00%) Photoshop
4 6 (2.00%) Siemens NX
4 6 (2.00%) Solid Edge
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (2.00%) Shopify
1 6 (2.00%) Teamcenter
2 3 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.00%) Sage 200
2 3 (1.00%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 216 (72.00%) Microsoft 365
2 72 (24.00%) Azure
3 34 (11.33%) Power Platform
4 24 (8.00%) Dynamics 365
5 23 (7.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 18 (6.00%) OneDrive
7 15 (5.00%) Power Automate
8 13 (4.33%) AWS
8 13 (4.33%) PowerApps
9 10 (3.33%) SaaS
10 6 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (2.00%) Cloudflare
10 6 (2.00%) GitHub
10 6 (2.00%) IaaS
10 6 (2.00%) PaaS
11 5 (1.67%) Google Workspace
12 4 (1.33%) GCP
13 1 (0.33%) Slack
13 1 (0.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 60 (20.00%) VPN
2 55 (18.33%) DNS
3 54 (18.00%) DHCP
4 50 (16.67%) Firewall
5 41 (13.67%) LAN
5 41 (13.67%) WAN
6 28 (9.33%) TCP/IP
7 24 (8.00%) Wireless
8 16 (5.33%) Internet
8 16 (5.33%) Remote Desktop
8 16 (5.33%) Skype
9 13 (4.33%) VoIP
9 13 (4.33%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (2.33%) Network Security
10 7 (2.33%) SSL
10 7 (2.33%) VLAN
11 6 (2.00%) ADSL
11 6 (2.00%) IP Telephony
12 5 (1.67%) SAN
12 5 (1.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.00%) Power BI
3 7 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (2.00%) Cactus
1 6 (2.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (2.00%) gulp
1 6 (2.00%) JIRA
1 6 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 6 (2.00%) webpack
General
1 99 (33.00%) Social Skills
2 35 (11.67%) Law
3 27 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (7.00%) Manufacturing
5 15 (5.00%) Retail
6 11 (3.67%) Documentation Skills
6 11 (3.67%) Finance
7 7 (2.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 7 (2.33%) Organisational Skills
7 7 (2.33%) Presentation Skills
8 6 (2.00%) Public Sector
9 5 (1.67%) Automotive
10 4 (1.33%) German Language
10 4 (1.33%) Legal
11 3 (1.00%) French Language
12 2 (0.67%) Advertising
12 2 (0.67%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.67%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 91 (30.33%) Analyst
2 73 (24.33%) IT Support
3 46 (15.33%) Support Analyst
4 39 (13.00%) Support Engineer
5 36 (12.00%) IT Analyst
6 35 (11.67%) Service Analyst
6 35 (11.67%) Service Desk Analyst
7 34 (11.33%) IT Technician
8 31 (10.33%) IT Engineer
9 30 (10.00%) Support Technician
10 26 (8.67%) 2nd Line Support
10 26 (8.67%) Desktop Support
11 25 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
12 22 (7.33%) IT Support Analyst
13 21 (7.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 18 (6.00%) 1st Line Support
15 17 (5.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 15 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
16 15 (5.00%) Technical Support
17 13 (4.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.33%) SAML
2 6 (2.00%) Ajax
2 6 (2.00%) CSS
2 6 (2.00%) HTML
2 6 (2.00%) jQuery
2 6 (2.00%) JSON
2 6 (2.00%) Laravel
2 6 (2.00%) Node.js
2 6 (2.00%) PHP-FPM
2 6 (2.00%) Sass
2 6 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (2.00%) XML
3 5 (1.67%) COM
4 1 (0.33%) .NET
4 1 (0.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.33%) React
4 1 (0.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.00%) Driving Licence
2 19 (6.33%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (3.67%) Smartphone
5 10 (3.33%) Data Centre
6 9 (3.00%) Fat Client
6 9 (3.00%) iPhone
6 9 (3.00%) Thin Client
6 9 (3.00%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (2.67%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.33%) CCTV
8 7 (2.33%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.33%) User Experience
9 6 (2.00%) Blog
10 4 (1.33%) Digital Signage
10 4 (1.33%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.00%) CMDB
11 3 (1.00%) iPad
11 3 (1.00%) Replication
11 3 (1.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 299 (99.67%) Windows
2 129 (43.00%) Windows Server
3 108 (36.00%) Windows 7
4 48 (16.00%) Windows Server 2016
5 42 (14.00%) Windows Server 2019
6 41 (13.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (10.33%) Windows 8
9 24 (8.00%) Windows XP
10 23 (7.67%) Linux
11 13 (4.33%) Android
12 10 (3.33%) CentOS
13 8 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (2.00%) Apple iOS
14 6 (2.00%) Mac OS
15 5 (1.67%) Unix
16 4 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
17 2 (0.67%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
18 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (22.67%) ITIL
2 42 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
3 33 (11.00%) Service Management
4 26 (8.67%) Security Patching
5 23 (7.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 21 (7.00%) Asset Management
7 20 (6.67%) Migration
8 17 (5.67%) Mobile Device Management
9 16 (5.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 15 (5.00%) Application Packaging
10 15 (5.00%) Break/Fix
10 15 (5.00%) ERP
10 15 (5.00%) ITSM
11 13 (4.33%) Incident Management
11 13 (4.33%) Network Management
12 12 (4.00%) Problem Management
12 12 (4.00%) Service Delivery
13 11 (3.67%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (3.67%) Presales
13 11 (3.67%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (13.00%) SQL
2 14 (4.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (2.00%) PHP
4 2 (0.67%) C
5 1 (0.33%) C#
5 1 (0.33%) Go
5 1 (0.33%) Python
5 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (7.00%) Degree
2 16 (5.33%) A+ Certification
3 11 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (2.67%) MCSE
6 6 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.00%) MCP
8 2 (0.67%) MCSA
8 2 (0.67%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.33%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.33%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.00%) SLA
2 12 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.67%) QA
4 1 (0.33%) GDPR
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 236 (78.67%) Active Directory
2 48 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 14 (4.67%) Virtual Desktop
5 10 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (2.67%) BitLocker
7 7 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.00%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.00%) XenApp
9 2 (0.67%) vSphere
10 1 (0.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 78 (26.00%) SCCM
2 66 (22.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 13 (4.33%) Single Sign-On
4 9 (3.00%) AirWatch
5 8 (2.67%) WSUS
6 7 (2.33%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.00%) FortiGate
7 3 (1.00%) HAProxy
7 3 (1.00%) Jamf Pro
7 3 (1.00%) Nagios
8 2 (0.67%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 2 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.33%) Ansible
9 1 (0.33%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.33%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 218 (72.67%) Microsoft
2 70 (23.33%) VMware
3 45 (15.00%) Cisco
4 39 (13.00%) Citrix
5 36 (12.00%) Apple
6 23 (7.67%) Veeam
7 21 (7.00%) ServiceNow
8 20 (6.67%) Dell
8 20 (6.67%) HP
9 15 (5.00%) Google
10 12 (4.00%) Acronis
10 12 (4.00%) JD Edwards
10 12 (4.00%) MAPICS
10 12 (4.00%) Sophos
11 11 (3.67%) Meraki
12 10 (3.33%) Symantec
13 9 (3.00%) SAP
14 8 (2.67%) SolarWinds
14 8 (2.67%) SonicWALL
14 8 (2.67%) Toshiba