Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
England > North West
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 121 123 203
Rank change year-on-year +2 +80 +14
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 104 289 174
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 2.08% 2.73% 1.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.08% 13.05% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 101 255 141
Median annual salary £33,500 £27,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.82% -5.17% +5.45%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £45,000
England median annual salary £37,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +17.19% -1.54% -

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 939 2,215 2,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 18.78% 20.96% 21.22%
Number of salaries quoted 780 1,623 2,052
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £63,075 £63,750 £65,000
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 West

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows 10 in the North West over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 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
Merseyside +48 48 £33,000 +10.00% 1
Manchester -19 29 £27,750 +0.91% 3
Lancashire +62 15 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Cheshire -18 11 £26,500 +1.92% 5
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 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 West region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 65 (62.50%) Office 365
4 60 (57.69%) Active Directory
5 38 (36.54%) ITIL
6 34 (32.69%) Windows 7
7 32 (30.77%) Windows Server
8 29 (27.88%) Microsoft Office
9 25 (24.04%) SCCM
10 23 (22.12%) MS Exchange
11 21 (20.19%) Law
12 19 (18.27%) Azure
13 18 (17.31%) WAN
14 17 (16.35%) DHCP
14 17 (16.35%) LAN
14 17 (16.35%) DNS
14 17 (16.35%) SharePoint
14 17 (16.35%) iManage
15 16 (15.38%) VMware
16 15 (14.42%) PowerShell
16 15 (14.42%) Proactive Maintenance
17 14 (13.46%) Windows Server 2016
17 14 (13.46%) Legal
17 14 (13.46%) Firewall
17 14 (13.46%) TCP/IP
17 14 (13.46%) Citrix
18 13 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
19 12 (11.54%) Hyper-V
20 11 (10.58%) VMware Infrastructure
20 11 (10.58%) AWS

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 23 (22.12%) MS Exchange
2 17 (16.35%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.81%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (4.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 29 (27.88%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 65 (62.50%) Office 365
2 19 (18.27%) Azure
3 11 (10.58%) AWS
4 7 (6.73%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (4.81%) GCP
5 5 (4.81%) OneDrive
6 4 (3.85%) Power Platform
6 4 (3.85%) PowerApps
7 2 (1.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.92%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.92%) IaaS
7 2 (1.92%) Serverless
7 2 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.96%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.31%) WAN
2 17 (16.35%) DHCP
2 17 (16.35%) DNS
2 17 (16.35%) LAN
3 14 (13.46%) Firewall
3 14 (13.46%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.69%) SAN
5 7 (6.73%) VoIP
6 6 (5.77%) MPLS
7 5 (4.81%) IP Telephony
7 5 (4.81%) VPN
8 4 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (3.85%) tcpdump
8 4 (3.85%) Wireshark
9 3 (2.88%) Skype
9 3 (2.88%) SSL
9 3 (2.88%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.92%) Network Security
10 2 (1.92%) VLAN
11 1 (0.96%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.85%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MSI
General
1 21 (20.19%) Law
2 14 (13.46%) Legal
3 4 (3.85%) Finance
3 4 (3.85%) Local Government
3 4 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.92%) Marketing
4 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.96%) Billing
5 1 (0.96%) Housing Association
5 1 (0.96%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.96%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 35 (33.65%) Analyst
2 16 (15.38%) IT Support
3 11 (10.58%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (10.58%) Support Engineer
4 10 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (9.62%) Support Analyst
5 9 (8.65%) IT Analyst
6 8 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (6.73%) IT Support Analyst
7 7 (6.73%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) IT Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) IT Technician
8 6 (5.77%) Service Analyst
8 6 (5.77%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) IT Support Technician
9 5 (4.81%) Server Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) Support Technician
10 4 (3.85%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.85%) .NET
1 4 (3.85%) CSS
1 4 (3.85%) HTML
2 2 (1.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) Driving Licence
2 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.81%) PKI
3 4 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.85%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.88%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.88%) Private Cloud
4 3 (2.88%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.88%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (1.92%) iPhone
5 2 (1.92%) User Experience
6 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (32.69%) Windows 7
3 32 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 14 (13.46%) Windows Server 2016
5 9 (8.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (6.73%) Linux
7 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2019
8 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.88%) Unix
10 2 (1.92%) Android
10 2 (1.92%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.96%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.54%) ITIL
2 15 (14.42%) Proactive Maintenance
3 13 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 11 (10.58%) Change Management
4 11 (10.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (8.65%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (7.69%) Document Management
7 6 (5.77%) Information Security
7 6 (5.77%) Server Virtualisation
8 5 (4.81%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (4.81%) Change Control
8 5 (4.81%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.81%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.85%) Incident Management
9 4 (3.85%) IT Strategy
9 4 (3.85%) Proactive Monitoring
9 4 (3.85%) Scrum
9 4 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.42%) PowerShell
2 11 (10.58%) SQL
3 2 (1.92%) C
3 2 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.85%) MCP
3 3 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.92%) Degree
4 2 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.92%) MCDST
4 2 (1.92%) MCSA
5 1 (0.96%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.96%) MCSE
5 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (7.69%) GDPR
3 5 (4.81%) SLA
4 2 (1.92%) QA
5 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 11 (10.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.81%) XenApp
5 3 (2.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.92%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.92%) vSphere
7 1 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (24.04%) SCCM
2 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (3.85%) MobiControl
4 3 (2.88%) Nagios
4 3 (2.88%) SCOM
4 3 (2.88%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.92%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.92%) Terraform
5 2 (1.92%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.96%) DameWare
6 1 (0.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 78 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (16.35%) iManage
3 16 (15.38%) VMware
4 14 (13.46%) Citrix
5 9 (8.65%) Cisco
6 5 (4.81%) Apple
6 5 (4.81%) Google
6 5 (4.81%) Hitachi
6 5 (4.81%) Meraki
7 4 (3.85%) HP
7 4 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (3.85%) SAP
7 4 (3.85%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.88%) Dell
8 3 (2.88%) Mitel
8 3 (2.88%) Sophos
8 3 (2.88%) Wonderware
9 2 (1.92%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.92%) Ivanti
9 2 (1.92%) SonicWALL