Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
England > North of England
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 157 122 172
Rank change year-on-year -35 +50 +74
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 126 537 415
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 1.72% 2.80% 1.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.73% 13.08% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 113 452 352
Median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% - +5.77%
10th Percentile £20,250 £20,750 £19,250
90th Percentile £48,500 £52,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% - +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 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 1,444 4,104 4,740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 19.71% 21.41% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,228 2,963 3,892
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,250 £21,525
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,900 £62,500
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 North of England

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows 10 in the North of England over the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 September 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 -32 67 £33,500 +21.82% 40
Yorkshire +31 45 £28,500 -5.00% 16
North East +5 14 £25,443 -2.14% 5
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 124 (98.41%) Windows
2 83 (65.87%) Office 365
3 81 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 79 (62.70%) Microsoft
5 51 (40.48%) Windows Server
6 45 (35.71%) ITIL
7 44 (34.92%) SCCM
8 41 (32.54%) Windows 7
9 31 (24.60%) Microsoft Office
10 28 (22.22%) VMware
10 28 (22.22%) Azure
11 26 (20.63%) Windows Server 2016
12 23 (18.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (18.25%) SharePoint
12 23 (18.25%) Citrix
13 21 (16.67%) TCP/IP
13 21 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
14 19 (15.08%) MS Exchange
14 19 (15.08%) DNS
15 18 (14.29%) SLA
15 18 (14.29%) DHCP
15 18 (14.29%) Law
15 18 (14.29%) Firewall
15 18 (14.29%) PowerShell
15 18 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
16 16 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (12.70%) SQL
17 15 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 14 (11.11%) Hyper-V

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 23 (18.25%) SharePoint
2 19 (15.08%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (3.97%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.17%) IIS
5 3 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.79%) Apache
6 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.79%) Confluence
6 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 31 (24.60%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 83 (65.87%) Office 365
2 28 (22.22%) Azure
3 11 (8.73%) OneDrive
4 7 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (3.97%) AWS
5 5 (3.97%) Power Platform
5 5 (3.97%) PowerApps
6 4 (3.17%) Yammer
7 2 (1.59%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.59%) PaaS
7 2 (1.59%) SaaS
8 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.79%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 19 (15.08%) DNS
3 18 (14.29%) DHCP
3 18 (14.29%) Firewall
4 14 (11.11%) WAN
5 11 (8.73%) LAN
6 8 (6.35%) SAN
7 6 (4.76%) VPN
8 5 (3.97%) MPLS
9 4 (3.17%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (3.17%) tcpdump
9 4 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (3.17%) Wireshark
10 3 (2.38%) Skype
10 3 (2.38%) SSL
10 3 (2.38%) VoIP
11 2 (1.59%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.59%) Network Security
11 2 (1.59%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.17%) Power BI
3 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.79%) MySQL
4 1 (0.79%) Neo4j
4 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) JIRA
General
1 18 (14.29%) Law
2 13 (10.32%) Legal
3 10 (7.94%) Finance
4 9 (7.14%) Public Sector
5 5 (3.97%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.17%) Local Government
7 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.79%) Back Office
8 1 (0.79%) Games
8 1 (0.79%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.79%) Marketing
8 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (38.89%) Analyst
2 18 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 18 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 14 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 14 (11.11%) IT Support
4 13 (10.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (8.73%) Administrator
5 11 (8.73%) Support Analyst
6 10 (7.94%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 10 (7.94%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (7.94%) Support Engineer
7 7 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (4.76%) IT Engineer
8 6 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
8 6 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (3.97%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (3.97%) IT Administrator
9 5 (3.97%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.17%) .NET
1 4 (3.17%) CSS
1 4 (3.17%) HTML
2 1 (0.79%) Kafka
2 1 (0.79%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.79%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 6 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.76%) PKI
4 5 (3.97%) Analytical Mindset
4 5 (3.97%) Renewable Energy
4 5 (3.97%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.17%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.17%) Fat Client
5 4 (3.17%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.17%) Thin Client
5 4 (3.17%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.59%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.59%) Handset
7 2 (1.59%) iPhone
7 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Licensing
7 2 (1.59%) Replication
8 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 124 (98.41%) Windows
2 51 (40.48%) Windows Server
3 41 (32.54%) Windows 7
4 26 (20.63%) Windows Server 2016
5 23 (18.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (8.73%) Windows 8
7 11 (8.73%) Windows Server 2019
8 5 (3.97%) Unix
9 4 (3.17%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.38%) Android
10 3 (2.38%) Linux
11 2 (1.59%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.79%) CentOS
12 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (35.71%) ITIL
2 18 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (8.73%) Change Management
4 11 (8.73%) Proactive Maintenance
5 10 (7.94%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (5.56%) Document Management
6 7 (5.56%) ITSM
6 7 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 7 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (4.76%) Data Management
7 6 (4.76%) ITIL V3
7 6 (4.76%) Line Management
7 6 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
8 5 (3.97%) Change Control
8 5 (3.97%) ERP
8 5 (3.97%) Service Management
8 5 (3.97%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 16 (12.70%) SQL
3 2 (1.59%) C
4 1 (0.79%) PHP
4 1 (0.79%) Python
4 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.17%) MCP
3 2 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.59%) MCDST
3 2 (1.59%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) CCNA
4 1 (0.79%) CCNP
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.79%) ISEB
4 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.79%) MCSA
4 1 (0.79%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.29%) SLA
2 6 (4.76%) GDPR
2 6 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.79%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 81 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 16 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.38%) XenApp
6 1 (0.79%) Docker
6 1 (0.79%) NFS
6 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 44 (34.92%) SCCM
2 21 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.59%) MobiControl
3 2 (1.59%) Nagios
3 2 (1.59%) SCOM
4 1 (0.79%) Ansible
4 1 (0.79%) Icinga
4 1 (0.79%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.79%) Nessus
4 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.79%) Puppet
4 1 (0.79%) Rancher
4 1 (0.79%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 79 (62.70%) Microsoft
2 28 (22.22%) VMware
3 23 (18.25%) Citrix
4 12 (9.52%) Cisco
4 12 (9.52%) iManage
5 5 (3.97%) Apple
6 4 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.17%) SolarWinds
6 4 (3.17%) Sophos
7 3 (2.38%) Fortinet
7 3 (2.38%) Hitachi
7 3 (2.38%) Meraki
7 3 (2.38%) Mitel
7 3 (2.38%) SAP
7 3 (2.38%) Wonderware
8 2 (1.59%) Aderant
8 2 (1.59%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 2 (1.59%) Avaya
8 2 (1.59%) ESET
8 2 (1.59%) Remedy