Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 253 334
Rank change year-on-year +63 +81 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 206 110 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.55% 0.88% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.93% 3.90% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 183 98 25
North West median annual salary £27,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.00% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £20,000 £23,000 £17,200
90th Percentile £41,600 £47,500 £51,750
England median annual salary £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +1.61% +3.33% -

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 West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2973 2821 3171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.44% 22.59% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2352 2346 2560
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.63%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in the North West

Windows 10
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Windows 10 in the North West

Windows 10
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 10 in the North West

Windows 10
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Manchester +64 138 £25,000 -33.33% 16
Cheshire -20 42 £25,500 -11.30% 8
Lancashire +14 15 £22,500 - 1
Merseyside +16 9 £33,750 -10.00% 1
Cumbria - 2 £23,750 -
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 10 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 206 (100.00%) Windows
2 149 (72.33%) Windows 7
3 140 (67.96%) Active Directory
4 124 (60.19%) Microsoft
5 111 (53.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 105 (50.97%) Office 365
7 100 (48.54%) Windows Server
8 87 (42.23%) VMware
9 83 (40.29%) MS Exchange
10 70 (33.98%) ITIL
11 69 (33.50%) Exchange Server 2010
12 54 (26.21%) Windows 8
12 54 (26.21%) Citrix
12 54 (26.21%) Windows Server 2008
13 53 (25.73%) Cisco
14 49 (23.79%) Firewall
15 47 (22.82%) Microsoft Office
16 43 (20.87%) VMware Infrastructure
17 42 (20.39%) Hyper-V
18 32 (15.53%) DNS
19 30 (14.56%) Driving Licence
20 28 (13.59%) SLA
21 26 (12.62%) SAN
21 26 (12.62%) TCP/IP
21 26 (12.62%) WAN
21 26 (12.62%) MCP
22 25 (12.14%) LAN
23 21 (10.19%) DHCP
23 21 (10.19%) Telecoms
23 21 (10.19%) VLAN

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 83 (40.29%) MS Exchange
2 69 (33.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (9.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (5.34%) IBM Notes
5 9 (4.37%) Skype for Business
6 5 (2.43%) IIS
6 5 (2.43%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.97%) Apache
7 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 47 (22.82%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 105 (50.97%) Office 365
2 18 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (8.74%) Mimecast
3 11 (5.34%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.94%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.49%) IaaS
5 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (23.79%) Firewall
2 32 (15.53%) DNS
3 26 (12.62%) SAN
3 26 (12.62%) TCP/IP
3 26 (12.62%) WAN
4 25 (12.14%) LAN
5 21 (10.19%) DHCP
5 21 (10.19%) VLAN
6 12 (5.83%) Skype
6 12 (5.83%) VPN
6 12 (5.83%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (5.34%) VoIP
8 6 (2.91%) Wireless
9 3 (1.46%) 3G
9 3 (1.46%) 4G
9 3 (1.46%) HTTP
10 2 (0.97%) LDAP
10 2 (0.97%) MPLS
10 2 (0.97%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.97%) GIS
3 2 (0.97%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.49%) MySQL
4 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.49%) MSI
1 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (10.19%) Telecoms
2 16 (7.77%) Finance
3 6 (2.91%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.94%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.46%) Advertising
6 2 (0.97%) Retail
7 1 (0.49%) Automotive
7 1 (0.49%) Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Legal
7 1 (0.49%) Local Government
7 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (19.90%) Support Engineer
2 38 (18.45%) Analyst
3 35 (16.99%) IT Support
4 28 (13.59%) 2nd Line Support
4 28 (13.59%) Support Analyst
5 21 (10.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 21 (10.19%) Windows Engineer
6 19 (9.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (7.77%) 1st Line Support
8 15 (7.28%) IT Engineer
8 15 (7.28%) IT Technician
9 14 (6.80%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (6.31%) Service Analyst
11 12 (5.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 12 (5.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 12 (5.83%) IT Analyst
11 12 (5.83%) Service Desk Analyst
11 12 (5.83%) Team Leader
12 11 (5.34%) IT Support Analyst
12 11 (5.34%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.94%) .NET
2 3 (1.46%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.46%) Web Services
3 2 (0.97%) HTML
4 1 (0.49%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.49%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.49%) COM
4 1 (0.49%) CSS
4 1 (0.49%) DOM
4 1 (0.49%) HTML5
4 1 (0.49%) REST
4 1 (0.49%) SAX
4 1 (0.49%) WPF
4 1 (0.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.56%) Driving Licence
2 8 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.43%) Contactless
4 4 (1.94%) iPad
4 4 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.46%) CCTV
5 3 (1.46%) Chip and PIN
5 3 (1.46%) Replication
6 2 (0.97%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.97%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.97%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.49%) EPoS
7 1 (0.49%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.49%) PKI
7 1 (0.49%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.49%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 206 (100.00%) Windows
2 149 (72.33%) Windows 7
3 111 (53.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 100 (48.54%) Windows Server
5 54 (26.21%) Windows 8
5 54 (26.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (8.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (3.40%) Android
7 7 (3.40%) Apple iOS
7 7 (3.40%) Linux
8 5 (2.43%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.46%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.46%) VMS
10 2 (0.97%) CentOS
10 2 (0.97%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.97%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.49%) AIX
11 1 (0.49%) Solaris
11 1 (0.49%) Unix
11 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (33.98%) ITIL
2 14 (6.80%) CRM
3 8 (3.88%) Service Management
4 7 (3.40%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (3.40%) Mentoring
5 6 (2.91%) IT Strategy
6 5 (2.43%) Actionable Insight
6 5 (2.43%) ERP
6 5 (2.43%) Operations Research
6 5 (2.43%) Project Management
6 5 (2.43%) Service Delivery
6 5 (2.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (1.94%) PRINCE2
7 4 (1.94%) Process Management
7 4 (1.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (1.46%) Android Development
8 3 (1.46%) Coaching
8 3 (1.46%) People Management
8 3 (1.46%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (1.46%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.28%) PowerShell
2 12 (5.83%) SQL
3 4 (1.94%) Java
3 4 (1.94%) T-SQL
3 4 (1.94%) VB
3 4 (1.94%) VBScript
4 3 (1.46%) C++
5 2 (0.97%) C
5 2 (0.97%) C#
5 2 (0.97%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.97%) Python
6 1 (0.49%) PHP
6 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (12.62%) MCP
2 19 (9.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (6.80%) CCNA
3 14 (6.80%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (5.34%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (4.85%) MCSE
6 8 (3.88%) MCSA
7 6 (2.91%) A+ Certification
8 5 (2.43%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.43%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.97%) Degree
10 1 (0.49%) ACSP
10 1 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.49%) HP AIS
10 1 (0.49%) MCDST
10 1 (0.49%) MCITP
10 1 (0.49%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.59%) SLA
2 8 (3.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.49%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 140 (67.96%) Active Directory
2 43 (20.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (20.39%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.91%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (2.91%) vSphere
4 6 (2.91%) XenApp
5 5 (2.43%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.46%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.97%) NFS
7 2 (0.97%) XenServer
8 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (9.71%) SCCM
2 2 (0.97%) Graphite
2 2 (0.97%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.49%) SCOM
3 1 (0.49%) SCSM
3 1 (0.49%) SnapMirror
3 1 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 124 (60.19%) Microsoft
2 87 (42.23%) VMware
3 54 (26.21%) Citrix
4 53 (25.73%) Cisco
5 21 (10.19%) Veeam
6 11 (5.34%) Lotus
7 10 (4.85%) Apple
8 8 (3.88%) HP
9 4 (1.94%) Dell
9 4 (1.94%) Symantec
9 4 (1.94%) Wyse
10 3 (1.46%) Sage
10 3 (1.46%) SAP
10 3 (1.46%) Sophos
11 2 (0.97%) Altiris
11 2 (0.97%) Capita
11 2 (0.97%) IBM
11 2 (0.97%) McAfee
12 1 (0.49%) AppSense
12 1 (0.49%) Blue Coat