Period
to 29 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 29 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
England > North of England
6 months to
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 88 147 206
Rank change year-on-year +59 +59 +65
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 506 440 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 3.15% 2.29% 1.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.99% 10.30% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 427 368 306
North of England median annual salary £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.79% +12.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £19,900 £19,000 £19,000
90th Percentile £53,137 £47,500 £39,750
England median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year - +1.56% +6.67%

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 North of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3,376 4,271 5,222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 20.99% 22.19% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2,771 3,416 4,334
North of England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,354 £60,000
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% -

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in the North of England

Windows 10
Salary Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 10 in the North of England.

Salary trend for Windows 10 in the North of England

Windows 10
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in the North of England over the 6 months to 29 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows 10 in the North of England

Windows 10
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 10 within the North of England region over the 6 months to 29 January 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
North West +78 293 £27,500 -8.33% 82
Yorkshire +34 175 £27,000 -3.57% 60
North East +14 38 £32,500 +47.73% 10
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 North of England region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 504 (99.60%) Windows
2 344 (67.98%) Active Directory
3 316 (62.45%) Microsoft
4 308 (60.87%) Office 365
5 196 (38.74%) Windows 7
6 180 (35.57%) Microsoft Office
7 172 (33.99%) ITIL
8 130 (25.69%) SCCM
9 127 (25.10%) Citrix
10 126 (24.90%) Azure
11 122 (24.11%) MS Exchange
12 119 (23.52%) Windows Server
13 114 (22.53%) VMware
14 80 (15.81%) VMware Infrastructure
14 80 (15.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 79 (15.61%) Windows Server 2008
16 77 (15.22%) DNS
17 76 (15.02%) Windows 8
18 75 (14.82%) Windows Server 2012
19 69 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
20 66 (13.04%) SLA
20 66 (13.04%) Hyper-V
21 65 (12.85%) WAN
22 63 (12.45%) Service Management
23 62 (12.25%) Cisco
24 59 (11.66%) LAN
25 58 (11.46%) TCP/IP
26 56 (11.07%) DHCP
26 56 (11.07%) Apple
27 55 (10.87%) VPN

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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
1 122 (24.11%) MS Exchange
2 33 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 29 (5.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (5.53%) Skype for Business
5 25 (4.94%) IIS
6 24 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (1.58%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.40%) CMS
9 2 (0.40%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.20%) Apache
10 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 180 (35.57%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (3.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.40%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.98%) assyst
2 2 (0.40%) Epicor Tropos
2 2 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.20%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 308 (60.87%) Office 365
2 126 (24.90%) Azure
3 46 (9.09%) AWS
4 35 (6.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 13 (2.57%) IaaS
6 10 (1.98%) SaaS
7 8 (1.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 8 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (1.58%) Amazon ECS
7 8 (1.58%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (1.58%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (1.58%) Serverless
7 8 (1.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (1.19%) Mimecast
9 5 (0.99%) OneDrive
10 4 (0.79%) G Suite
11 3 (0.59%) PaaS
12 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 77 (15.22%) DNS
2 65 (12.85%) WAN
3 59 (11.66%) LAN
4 58 (11.46%) TCP/IP
5 56 (11.07%) DHCP
6 55 (10.87%) VPN
7 43 (8.50%) Firewall
8 41 (8.10%) VoIP
9 33 (6.52%) Remote Desktop
9 33 (6.52%) Wireless
10 28 (5.53%) Skype
11 18 (3.56%) NetScaler
12 17 (3.36%) SAN
13 14 (2.77%) MPLS
13 14 (2.77%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (2.37%) Internet
15 11 (2.17%) DMZ
16 8 (1.58%) DSL
17 7 (1.38%) Fibre Channel
17 7 (1.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.20%) FileMaker
4 1 (0.20%) MySQL
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.38%) MSI
3 5 (0.99%) JIRA
4 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (7.91%) Public Sector
2 29 (5.73%) Law
3 25 (4.94%) Telecoms
4 24 (4.74%) Finance
5 22 (4.35%) Legal
6 18 (3.56%) Marketing
7 10 (1.98%) Fire and Rescue
7 10 (1.98%) Police
7 10 (1.98%) Retail
8 9 (1.78%) Publishing
9 7 (1.38%) Banking
9 7 (1.38%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.99%) Local Government
11 2 (0.40%) Games
12 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.20%) Automotive
12 1 (0.20%) Electronics
12 1 (0.20%) French Language
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 135 (26.68%) Analyst
2 74 (14.62%) IT Support
3 68 (13.44%) Service Desk Analyst
3 68 (13.44%) Support Engineer
4 67 (13.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 67 (13.24%) Service Analyst
5 56 (11.07%) Support Analyst
6 44 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 41 (8.10%) IT Engineer
8 34 (6.72%) IT Analyst
9 33 (6.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 31 (6.13%) Desktop Support
11 30 (5.93%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 27 (5.34%) 1st Line Support
13 24 (4.74%) Consultant
14 23 (4.55%) Administrator
14 23 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
15 22 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 22 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
15 22 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.17%) .NET
2 9 (1.78%) SailPoint
3 8 (1.58%) .NET Core
3 8 (1.58%) JSON
4 5 (0.99%) HTML
5 2 (0.40%) CSS
5 2 (0.40%) CSS3
5 2 (0.40%) HTML5
5 2 (0.40%) LDAP
6 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.20%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.71%) Management Information System
2 33 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 22 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
4 21 (4.15%) iPad
4 21 (4.15%) Self-Motivation
5 19 (3.75%) iPhone
6 16 (3.16%) Driving Licence
7 15 (2.96%) Private Cloud
7 15 (2.96%) Public Cloud
8 12 (2.37%) Blackberry
8 12 (2.37%) Data Protection Act
9 9 (1.78%) Smartphone
10 8 (1.58%) Enterprise Cloud
11 6 (1.19%) CCTV
11 6 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (0.99%) CMDB
13 4 (0.79%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.79%) Handset
14 3 (0.59%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 504 (99.60%) Windows
2 196 (38.74%) Windows 7
3 119 (23.52%) Windows Server
4 79 (15.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 76 (15.02%) Windows 8
6 75 (14.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (6.13%) Android
8 29 (5.73%) Apple iOS
9 25 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (4.74%) Linux
11 15 (2.96%) Mac OS X
11 15 (2.96%) Windows XP
12 10 (1.98%) Mac OS
12 10 (1.98%) Unix
12 10 (1.98%) Windows Vista
13 6 (1.19%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.59%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.20%) AIX
16 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (33.99%) ITIL
2 80 (15.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 69 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
4 63 (12.45%) Service Management
5 47 (9.29%) Service Delivery
6 39 (7.71%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (7.71%) ITSM
7 38 (7.51%) Mentoring
8 33 (6.52%) Cybersecurity
9 32 (6.32%) Mobile Device Management
10 30 (5.93%) Migration
11 20 (3.95%) Coaching
11 20 (3.95%) Proactive Maintenance
11 20 (3.95%) Proactive Monitoring
11 20 (3.95%) Time Management
12 19 (3.75%) Change Management
12 19 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (3.16%) Incident Management
13 16 (3.16%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 36 (7.11%) PowerShell
2 30 (5.93%) SQL
3 9 (1.78%) C#
3 9 (1.78%) C++
4 4 (0.79%) C
5 3 (0.59%) VB
6 2 (0.40%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.40%) VBScript
7 1 (0.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (5.93%) MCSE
3 29 (5.73%) Degree
4 27 (5.34%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (5.34%) MCSA
5 23 (4.55%) CCNA
6 19 (3.75%) MCP
7 14 (2.77%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (2.57%) DBS Check
9 11 (2.17%) CCNP
10 10 (1.98%) Security Cleared
11 8 (1.58%) A+ Certification
11 8 (1.58%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (1.19%) SC Cleared
13 5 (0.99%) Network+ Certification
14 4 (0.79%) CISSP
14 4 (0.79%) CompTIA Security+
14 4 (0.79%) OSCP
14 4 (0.79%) SSCP
15 3 (0.59%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (13.04%) SLA
2 10 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.79%) QA
4 3 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (0.59%) PMO
5 1 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.20%) GDPR
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.20%) NIST
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 344 (67.98%) Active Directory
2 80 (15.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 43 (8.50%) XenApp
5 24 (4.74%) vSphere
6 17 (3.36%) Terminal Services
7 16 (3.16%) XenDesktop
8 15 (2.96%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (2.96%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (1.98%) VMware Workstation
10 9 (1.78%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 7 (1.38%) Virtual Desktop
11 7 (1.38%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.79%) BitLocker
13 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.59%) VMware NSX
14 2 (0.40%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.20%) DFS Replication
15 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 130 (25.69%) SCCM
2 46 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
3 30 (5.93%) SCOM
3 30 (5.93%) WSUS
4 14 (2.77%) AirWatch
5 13 (2.57%) Nagios
6 11 (2.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 11 (2.17%) SCOrch
7 9 (1.78%) SCVMM
8 8 (1.58%) XenMobile
9 7 (1.38%) Backup Exec
9 7 (1.38%) PaperCut
9 7 (1.38%) Terraform
10 4 (0.79%) Icinga
10 4 (0.79%) Jamf Pro
10 4 (0.79%) Kibana
10 4 (0.79%) Nessus
10 4 (0.79%) Sysprep
11 3 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 316 (62.45%) Microsoft
2 127 (25.10%) Citrix
3 114 (22.53%) VMware
4 62 (12.25%) Cisco
5 56 (11.07%) Apple
6 42 (8.30%) ServiceNow
7 33 (6.52%) HP
8 30 (5.93%) iManage
9 24 (4.74%) Dell
10 15 (2.96%) Veeam
11 13 (2.57%) NetApp
11 13 (2.57%) Samsung
12 11 (2.17%) Mitel
12 11 (2.17%) SolarWinds
13 10 (1.98%) Palo Alto
13 10 (1.98%) Remedy
14 9 (1.78%) BeyondTrust
14 9 (1.78%) CyberArk
14 9 (1.78%) Okta
15 8 (1.58%) Polycom