Period
to 4 December 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
England > South East
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 105 81 128
Rank change year-on-year -24 +47 +52
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 257 891 722
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.83% 3.58% 2.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.88% 13.96% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 222 734 675
Median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £51,362 £55,350 £55,000
England median annual salary £35,000 £32,565 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.48% +0.20% +3.17%

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 South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,163 6,382 7,207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.79% 25.63% 25.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,756 5,285 5,915
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in the South East

Windows 10
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows 10 in the South East.

Salary trend for Windows 10 in the South East

Windows 10
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows 10 in the South East over the 6 months to 4 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows 10 in the South East

Windows 10
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 10 within the South East region over the 6 months to 4 December 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
Hampshire -11 73 £35,000 +23.89% 19
Thames Valley +3 53 £29,000 -10.77% 15
Surrey -18 52 £28,000 -6.67% 8
West Sussex -13 46 £31,500 -3.08% 3
Berkshire +58 32 £30,000 -22.58% 3
East Sussex +43 27 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Buckinghamshire +2 13 £23,500 -25.40% 6
Kent +6 9 £28,000 +24.44% 1
Oxfordshire +15 8 £50,000 +63.93% 6
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 255 (99.22%) Windows
2 183 (71.21%) Active Directory
3 172 (66.93%) Microsoft
4 145 (56.42%) Office 365
5 100 (38.91%) VMware
6 79 (30.74%) Windows Server
7 73 (28.40%) Azure
8 64 (24.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 59 (22.96%) DNS
10 58 (22.57%) MS Exchange
10 58 (22.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 55 (21.40%) ITIL
12 54 (21.01%) DHCP
13 51 (19.84%) Microsoft Certification
14 48 (18.68%) MCSE
14 48 (18.68%) Windows Server 2016
15 47 (18.29%) Citrix
16 46 (17.90%) Windows 7
16 46 (17.90%) Hyper-V
17 42 (16.34%) Microsoft Office
18 40 (15.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 39 (15.18%) Security Cleared
20 38 (14.79%) SCCM
21 35 (13.62%) PowerShell
22 34 (13.23%) Cisco
22 34 (13.23%) VMware ESXi
23 33 (12.84%) Windows Server 2008
23 33 (12.84%) TCP/IP
23 33 (12.84%) SharePoint
24 32 (12.45%) Service Management

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 58 (22.57%) MS Exchange
2 33 (12.84%) SharePoint
3 30 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (8.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (4.67%) Skype for Business
6 7 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.39%) CMS
8 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.39%) IIS
Applications
1 42 (16.34%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.56%) NetSuite
2 3 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 145 (56.42%) Office 365
2 73 (28.40%) Azure
3 11 (4.28%) OneDrive
4 8 (3.11%) AWS
5 6 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (2.33%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (2.33%) PaaS
6 5 (1.95%) IaaS
7 3 (1.17%) G Suite
7 3 (1.17%) Google Docs
7 3 (1.17%) Google Drive
7 3 (1.17%) Google Sheets
7 3 (1.17%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.78%) Power Automate
8 2 (0.78%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (22.96%) DNS
2 54 (21.01%) DHCP
3 33 (12.84%) TCP/IP
4 32 (12.45%) Firewall
5 29 (11.28%) VoIP
6 16 (6.23%) Skype
7 15 (5.84%) VSAN
8 14 (5.45%) LAN
9 12 (4.67%) PBX
9 12 (4.67%) VPN
10 10 (3.89%) WAN
10 10 (3.89%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (2.72%) SAN
11 7 (2.72%) WLAN
12 5 (1.95%) IP Telephony
12 5 (1.95%) Wireless
13 4 (1.56%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (1.56%) Unified Communications
14 3 (1.17%) Internet
14 3 (1.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (0.78%) Power BI
2 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2019
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.17%) JIRA
2 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (5.84%) Digital Economy
2 14 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.06%) Legal
4 9 (3.50%) Games
5 8 (3.11%) Finance
6 7 (2.72%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.72%) Public Sector
7 6 (2.33%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.95%) Marketing
9 3 (1.17%) Electronics
9 3 (1.17%) Law
10 1 (0.39%) Advertising
10 1 (0.39%) Automotive
10 1 (0.39%) Back Office
10 1 (0.39%) French Language
10 1 (0.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (22.18%) Support Engineer
2 47 (18.29%) IT Support
3 46 (17.90%) Analyst
4 45 (17.51%) IT Engineer
5 32 (12.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 26 (10.12%) 2nd Line Support
6 26 (10.12%) Desktop Support
7 24 (9.34%) IT Analyst
8 23 (8.95%) Service Analyst
9 22 (8.56%) Desktop Engineer
10 21 (8.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 21 (8.17%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 21 (8.17%) IT Support Engineer
10 21 (8.17%) Service Desk Analyst
11 19 (7.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 14 (5.45%) Help Desk Analyst
12 14 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
13 13 (5.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 13 (5.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 12 (4.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.78%) LDAP
1 2 (0.78%) XMPP
2 1 (0.39%) Django
2 1 (0.39%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.39%) JSON
2 1 (0.39%) React
2 1 (0.39%) REST
2 1 (0.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.39%) Driving Licence
2 13 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.33%) CMDB
4 5 (1.95%) iPhone
4 5 (1.95%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.56%) Blog
5 4 (1.56%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.17%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.17%) iPad
6 3 (1.17%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.78%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.39%) PKI
8 1 (0.39%) PMI
8 1 (0.39%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.39%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.39%) User Experience
8 1 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 255 (99.22%) Windows
2 79 (30.74%) Windows Server
3 58 (22.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (18.68%) Windows Server 2016
5 46 (17.90%) Windows 7
6 33 (12.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (11.28%) Windows Server 2019
8 24 (9.34%) Windows 8
9 19 (7.39%) Linux
10 6 (2.33%) CentOS
11 2 (0.78%) Android
11 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.78%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.39%) FreeNAS
12 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.39%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (21.40%) ITIL
2 40 (15.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 32 (12.45%) Service Management
4 24 (9.34%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (8.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (7.39%) Time Management
7 18 (7.00%) ITIL V3
8 16 (6.23%) Line Management
8 16 (6.23%) Project Delivery
9 15 (5.84%) IT Strategy
10 12 (4.67%) ERP
11 11 (4.28%) Document Management
11 11 (4.28%) Escalation Management
12 10 (3.89%) Migration
12 10 (3.89%) Virtual Environments
13 9 (3.50%) Break/Fix
13 9 (3.50%) CRM
13 9 (3.50%) Information Security
13 9 (3.50%) Mathematics
13 9 (3.50%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (13.62%) PowerShell
2 16 (6.23%) SQL
3 9 (3.50%) VB
4 3 (1.17%) VBScript
5 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.78%) C
5 2 (0.78%) Python
6 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.39%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 51 (19.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (18.68%) MCSE
3 39 (15.18%) Security Cleared
4 28 (10.89%) SC Cleared
5 17 (6.61%) MCSA
6 14 (5.45%) MCP
7 13 (5.06%) Degree
8 11 (4.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 9 (3.50%) DV Cleared
10 7 (2.72%) VCP6
10 7 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.95%) A+ Certification
12 4 (1.56%) CCNA
12 4 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (1.56%) DBS Check
13 3 (1.17%) APMP
13 3 (1.17%) HNC
13 3 (1.17%) HND
13 3 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (1.17%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.34%) SLA
2 17 (6.61%) GDPR
3 3 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.78%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.78%) NCSC
5 1 (0.39%) COBIT
5 1 (0.39%) NIST
5 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 183 (71.21%) Active Directory
2 64 (24.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (17.90%) Hyper-V
4 34 (13.23%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (7.78%) Virtual Servers
6 17 (6.61%) vSphere
7 14 (5.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 14 (5.45%) VMware NSX
8 13 (5.06%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (2.72%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 6 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (2.33%) VMware Server
11 4 (1.56%) Firmware
11 4 (1.56%) VirtualBox
12 3 (1.17%) XenApp
12 3 (1.17%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.78%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.78%) Docker
13 2 (0.78%) pfSense
13 2 (0.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 38 (14.79%) SCCM
2 13 (5.06%) Backup Exec
3 11 (4.28%) Microsoft Intune
4 10 (3.89%) WSUS
5 6 (2.33%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 2 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.78%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.78%) SCOM
6 2 (0.78%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.39%) Ansible
7 1 (0.39%) Kibana
7 1 (0.39%) logstash
7 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.39%) MOM
7 1 (0.39%) Puppet
7 1 (0.39%) vRealize
Vendors
1 172 (66.93%) Microsoft
2 100 (38.91%) VMware
3 47 (18.29%) Citrix
4 34 (13.23%) Cisco
5 19 (7.39%) Veeam
6 12 (4.67%) Apple
6 12 (4.67%) HP
7 9 (3.50%) Avaya
8 8 (3.11%) Dell
8 8 (3.11%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.33%) Oracle
10 5 (1.95%) Google
10 5 (1.95%) Juniper
11 3 (1.17%) Adobe
11 3 (1.17%) Meraki
11 3 (1.17%) SAP
12 2 (0.78%) CommVault
12 2 (0.78%) NetApp
12 2 (0.78%) Sun
12 2 (0.78%) Veritas