Period
to 13 July 2020

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 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
England > Midlands
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 96 116 140
Rank change year-on-year +20 +24 +68
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 172 329 345
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.94% 2.70% 2.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.68% 12.93% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 189 272 283
Median annual salary £35,000 £29,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -0.83% +3.45%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,525 £20,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £37,000 £32,347 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.38% -0.47% +1.56%

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 1,357 2,544 2,944
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 23.21% 20.90% 19.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,095 1,903 2,407
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,025 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 13 July 2020.

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 13 July 2020. 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 +39 92 £33,000 +10.00% 12
East Midlands +2 79 £37,500 +36.36% 7
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, 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.

1 172 (100.00%) Windows
2 120 (69.77%) Active Directory
3 99 (57.56%) Microsoft
4 94 (54.65%) Office 365
5 66 (38.37%) Windows 7
6 60 (34.88%) Windows Server
7 56 (32.56%) Azure
8 54 (31.40%) SCCM
9 52 (30.23%) VMware
10 45 (26.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 41 (23.84%) ITIL
12 40 (23.26%) Cisco
13 37 (21.51%) DHCP
13 37 (21.51%) DNS
14 35 (20.35%) Windows Server 2016
15 34 (19.77%) Citrix
16 33 (19.19%) Hyper-V
16 33 (19.19%) VMware Infrastructure
17 31 (18.02%) Microsoft Office
18 30 (17.44%) TCP/IP
19 29 (16.86%) Microsoft Certification
19 29 (16.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 27 (15.70%) Firewall
21 26 (15.12%) Microsoft Intune
22 24 (13.95%) VPN
22 24 (13.95%) MS Exchange
23 22 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
23 22 (12.79%) Azure Active Directory
24 21 (12.21%) PowerShell
25 19 (11.05%) SharePoint

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 24 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 19 (11.05%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.91%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.16%) IIS
7 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (18.02%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.58%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 94 (54.65%) Office 365
2 56 (32.56%) Azure
3 22 (12.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 12 (6.98%) OneDrive
5 9 (5.23%) PaaS
6 7 (4.07%) SaaS
7 6 (3.49%) IaaS
8 5 (2.91%) Mimecast
9 3 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.16%) Power Platform
11 1 (0.58%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 37 (21.51%) DHCP
1 37 (21.51%) DNS
2 30 (17.44%) TCP/IP
3 27 (15.70%) Firewall
4 24 (13.95%) VPN
5 17 (9.88%) LAN
6 14 (8.14%) VLAN
7 12 (6.98%) WAN
8 11 (6.40%) SAN
9 7 (4.07%) Wireless
10 6 (3.49%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (3.49%) MPLS
10 6 (3.49%) VoIP
10 6 (3.49%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (2.91%) IPsec
11 5 (2.91%) iSCSI
12 4 (2.33%) DMZ
12 4 (2.33%) NAS
12 4 (2.33%) Network Security
12 4 (2.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.81%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (3.49%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.74%) MS Access
4 2 (1.16%) MySQL
4 2 (1.16%) Power BI
4 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Bazaar
General
1 16 (9.30%) Finance
2 10 (5.81%) Public Sector
3 6 (3.49%) Marketing
4 4 (2.33%) Retail
5 3 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.16%) Legal
6 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.58%) Automotive
7 1 (0.58%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.58%) French Language
7 1 (0.58%) German Language
7 1 (0.58%) Law
7 1 (0.58%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.58%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (16.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (16.28%) Analyst
3 26 (15.12%) IT Support
4 20 (11.63%) Support Engineer
5 17 (9.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (9.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (8.72%) Support Analyst
8 13 (7.56%) IT Engineer
9 11 (6.40%) Infrastructure Support
9 11 (6.40%) IT Analyst
10 9 (5.23%) IT Support Engineer
11 8 (4.65%) Consultant
11 8 (4.65%) Network Engineer
11 8 (4.65%) Office 365 Engineer
11 8 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (4.07%) IT Support Analyst
12 7 (4.07%) Support Specialist
12 7 (4.07%) Technical Analyst
13 6 (3.49%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 6 (3.49%) IT Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.33%) Web Services
2 1 (0.58%) COM
2 1 (0.58%) LDAP
2 1 (0.58%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.56%) Driving Licence
3 12 (6.98%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.65%) Device Driver
5 6 (3.49%) FMCG
5 6 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.33%) Social Media
7 3 (1.74%) Clustering
7 3 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.16%) CMDB
8 2 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Licensing
8 2 (1.16%) Replication
8 2 (1.16%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.16%) User Experience
9 1 (0.58%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.58%) Handset
9 1 (0.58%) iPad
9 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 172 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (38.37%) Windows 7
3 60 (34.88%) Windows Server
4 45 (26.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (20.35%) Windows Server 2016
6 12 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (6.40%) Linux
7 11 (6.40%) Windows Server 2019
8 10 (5.81%) Windows XP
9 9 (5.23%) Windows 8
10 6 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (2.33%) CentOS
12 3 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.16%) Android
13 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.16%) Unix
14 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.84%) ITIL
2 29 (16.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 16 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (6.40%) Project Delivery
5 9 (5.23%) Migration
6 8 (4.65%) Project Management
6 8 (4.65%) Service Delivery
7 7 (4.07%) Capacity Management
7 7 (4.07%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (4.07%) Presales
8 6 (3.49%) Break/Fix
8 6 (3.49%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (3.49%) CRM
8 6 (3.49%) Identity Management
8 6 (3.49%) Incident Management
8 6 (3.49%) Mentoring
8 6 (3.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (2.33%) PRINCE2
9 4 (2.33%) Service Management
9 4 (2.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.21%) PowerShell
2 13 (7.56%) SQL
3 3 (1.74%) VBScript
4 2 (1.16%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.58%) C
5 1 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (16.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (8.14%) MCSE
3 11 (6.40%) CCNA
3 11 (6.40%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (5.23%) CCNP
4 9 (5.23%) MCSA
5 8 (4.65%) Degree
6 6 (3.49%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.91%) DBS Check
7 5 (2.91%) MCP
8 4 (2.33%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.74%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.16%) MCSD
11 1 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.58%) MOS
11 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.58%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.91%) GDPR
3 4 (2.33%) SLA
4 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 120 (69.77%) Active Directory
2 33 (19.19%) Hyper-V
2 33 (19.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.81%) XenApp
4 8 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.49%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (2.91%) Firmware
7 4 (2.33%) DFS Replication
7 4 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (1.74%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.16%) BitLocker
9 2 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.16%) vSphere
9 2 (1.16%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 54 (31.40%) SCCM
2 26 (15.12%) Microsoft Intune
3 13 (7.56%) WSUS
4 9 (5.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (2.91%) NetBackup
5 5 (2.91%) SCOM
6 4 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (2.33%) SCDPM
6 4 (2.33%) SCSM
6 4 (2.33%) SCVMM
6 4 (2.33%) vCenter Server
6 4 (2.33%) ZABBIX
7 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (1.16%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (1.16%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.16%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.58%) Clonezilla
9 1 (0.58%) IBM BigFix
Vendors
1 99 (57.56%) Microsoft
2 52 (30.23%) VMware
3 40 (23.26%) Cisco
4 34 (19.77%) Citrix
5 13 (7.56%) Dell
6 11 (6.40%) Veeam
7 10 (5.81%) Symantec
8 9 (5.23%) Adobe
9 7 (4.07%) HP
10 6 (3.49%) EMC
10 6 (3.49%) NetApp
11 5 (2.91%) arcserve
11 5 (2.91%) Palo Alto
12 4 (2.33%) Capita
12 4 (2.33%) CommVault
12 4 (2.33%) Meraki
13 3 (1.74%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.74%) Samsung
13 3 (1.74%) Toshiba
13 3 (1.74%) Xerox