Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 82 123 184
Rank change year-on-year +41 +61 +81
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 807 693 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.47% 2.59% 1.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.80% 10.41% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 676 625 516
South East median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year - +3.17% +5.00%

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 5,849 6,657 8,393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.13% 24.92% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4,837 5,445 7,199
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% -4.71%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in the South East over the 6 months to 17 January 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 17 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
Thames Valley +31 214 £31,500 -3.08% 51
Surrey +25 211 £30,000 -2.44% 23
Hampshire +19 179 £27,000 -13.60% 30
West Sussex +33 111 £35,500 -25.26% 19
Buckinghamshire +46 87 £31,500 +16.67% 23
Berkshire -35 71 £37,500 +5.63% 18
Oxfordshire +36 56 £30,500 -0.81% 10
Kent +31 54 £24,000 -7.69% 14
East Sussex +29 37 £28,250 -11.02% 11
Isle of Wight - 1 - -
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 South East region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 807 (100.00%) Windows
2 522 (64.68%) Active Directory
3 465 (57.62%) Microsoft
4 457 (56.63%) Office 365
5 386 (47.83%) Windows 7
6 304 (37.67%) ITIL
7 272 (33.71%) Windows Server
8 212 (26.27%) Microsoft Office
9 184 (22.80%) VMware
10 173 (21.44%) Problem-Solving
11 156 (19.33%) SLA
12 150 (18.59%) Citrix
13 134 (16.60%) MS Exchange
14 133 (16.48%) Azure
15 124 (15.37%) TCP/IP
15 124 (15.37%) Microsoft Certification
16 123 (15.24%) DHCP
16 123 (15.24%) VMware Infrastructure
17 122 (15.12%) Windows Server 2012
18 120 (14.87%) DNS
19 110 (13.63%) Management Information System
20 106 (13.14%) Firewall
21 96 (11.90%) Windows 8
22 93 (11.52%) Hyper-V
23 90 (11.15%) LAN
24 89 (11.03%) Windows Server 2008
25 87 (10.78%) WAN
26 81 (10.04%) Microsoft Intune
26 81 (10.04%) Mentoring
27 78 (9.67%) PowerShell

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
1 134 (16.60%) MS Exchange
2 44 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 36 (4.46%) Skype for Business
4 33 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (1.24%) IIS
7 5 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.50%) Confluence
8 4 (0.50%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 212 (26.27%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (2.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (2.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.25%) assyst
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.25%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 457 (56.63%) Office 365
2 133 (16.48%) Azure
3 36 (4.46%) Azure Active Directory
4 34 (4.21%) AWS
5 20 (2.48%) OneDrive
6 17 (2.11%) Power Platform
7 14 (1.73%) PowerApps
8 9 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
8 9 (1.12%) SaaS
9 8 (0.99%) PaaS
10 6 (0.74%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.62%) GCP
11 5 (0.62%) IaaS
12 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.25%) Google Drive
12 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Flow
12 2 (0.25%) Serverless
13 1 (0.12%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 1 (0.12%) G Suite
13 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 124 (15.37%) TCP/IP
2 123 (15.24%) DHCP
3 120 (14.87%) DNS
4 106 (13.14%) Firewall
5 90 (11.15%) LAN
6 87 (10.78%) WAN
7 65 (8.05%) VPN
8 40 (4.96%) Skype
9 39 (4.83%) VoIP
10 35 (4.34%) VLAN
11 29 (3.59%) Remote Desktop
12 27 (3.35%) Broadband
13 25 (3.10%) Wi-Fi
14 22 (2.73%) Wireless
15 20 (2.48%) Internet
16 14 (1.73%) IP Telephony
16 14 (1.73%) SAN
17 8 (0.99%) NAS
18 7 (0.87%) Network Security
18 7 (0.87%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (5.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (0.37%) Power BI
4 2 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.12%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.12%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.12%) MS Access
5 1 (0.12%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (0.87%) JIRA
1 7 (0.87%) Visual Studio
2 6 (0.74%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (0.50%) Chocolatey
5 1 (0.12%) Subversion
General
1 49 (6.07%) Finance
2 46 (5.70%) Legal
3 21 (2.60%) Law
4 17 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 14 (1.73%) Retail
6 13 (1.61%) Back Office
7 10 (1.24%) Public Sector
8 6 (0.74%) Billing
8 6 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.74%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.50%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.50%) Czech Language
9 4 (0.50%) German Language
10 3 (0.37%) Advertising
10 3 (0.37%) Automotive
10 3 (0.37%) Banking
10 3 (0.37%) Marketing
11 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.12%) Games
12 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 212 (26.27%) Analyst
2 210 (26.02%) Support Engineer
3 193 (23.92%) IT Support
4 117 (14.50%) IT Engineer
5 109 (13.51%) Service Analyst
6 107 (13.26%) Service Desk Analyst
7 98 (12.14%) Desktop Support
8 90 (11.15%) 2nd Line Support
9 89 (11.03%) IT Analyst
10 86 (10.66%) IT Support Engineer
11 85 (10.53%) Support Analyst
12 75 (9.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 75 (9.29%) Desktop Engineer
13 63 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 52 (6.44%) Support Technician
15 50 (6.20%) IT Support Analyst
16 48 (5.95%) Desktop Support Engineer
17 47 (5.82%) Team Leader
18 45 (5.58%) IT Support Technician
18 45 (5.58%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.12%) LDAP
2 8 (0.99%) .NET
3 5 (0.62%) JSON
3 5 (0.62%) VCL
3 5 (0.62%) X-Windows
4 4 (0.50%) 802.1X
4 4 (0.50%) COM
4 4 (0.50%) Middleware
5 1 (0.12%) CSS
5 1 (0.12%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.12%) HTML
5 1 (0.12%) MFC
5 1 (0.12%) ODBC
5 1 (0.12%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 110 (13.63%) Management Information System
2 74 (9.17%) Self-Motivation
3 58 (7.19%) Driving Licence
4 35 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (3.97%) Smartphone
6 24 (2.97%) Blackberry
7 22 (2.73%) iPhone
8 16 (1.98%) iPad
9 15 (1.86%) Data Centre
10 12 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
11 10 (1.24%) Client/Server
12 8 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
12 8 (0.99%) NHS
13 7 (0.87%) Public Cloud
14 5 (0.62%) EPoS
14 5 (0.62%) Security Operations Centre
15 4 (0.50%) AS400
16 3 (0.37%) Clustering
16 3 (0.37%) iSeries
16 3 (0.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 807 (100.00%) Windows
2 386 (47.83%) Windows 7
3 272 (33.71%) Windows Server
4 122 (15.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 96 (11.90%) Windows 8
6 89 (11.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 49 (6.07%) Linux
8 43 (5.33%) Apple iOS
9 32 (3.97%) Mac OS
10 28 (3.47%) Android
11 23 (2.85%) Windows XP
12 13 (1.61%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.62%) CentOS
13 5 (0.62%) Unix
14 4 (0.50%) VMS
14 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.37%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.25%) Fedora
16 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (37.67%) ITIL
2 173 (21.44%) Problem-Solving
3 81 (10.04%) Mentoring
4 69 (8.55%) Information Security
5 64 (7.93%) Ticket Management
6 60 (7.43%) Mobile Device Management
7 59 (7.31%) ISMS
8 54 (6.69%) Information Security Management
8 54 (6.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 54 (6.69%) Security Management
9 49 (6.07%) Continuous Improvement
10 35 (4.34%) Incident Management
11 34 (4.21%) Service Management
12 33 (4.09%) ITSM
13 32 (3.97%) Asset Management
14 31 (3.84%) Project Delivery
15 28 (3.47%) Service Delivery
16 27 (3.35%) Presales
17 26 (3.22%) Time Management
18 24 (2.97%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 78 (9.67%) PowerShell
2 63 (7.81%) SQL
3 16 (1.98%) C
4 13 (1.61%) C#
5 5 (0.62%) Delphi
5 5 (0.62%) VB
6 4 (0.50%) C++
6 4 (0.50%) Java
7 3 (0.37%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.25%) VBScript
9 1 (0.12%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.12%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.12%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.12%) Python
9 1 (0.12%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 124 (15.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (9.05%) Degree
3 51 (6.32%) MCSE
4 46 (5.70%) MCP
5 40 (4.96%) Security Cleared
6 35 (4.34%) A+ Certification
7 33 (4.09%) MCSA
8 27 (3.35%) ITIL Certification
9 26 (3.22%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (2.97%) CCNA
11 17 (2.11%) Numerate Degree
12 14 (1.73%) SC Cleared
13 9 (1.12%) HND
14 8 (0.99%) MCITP
15 6 (0.74%) CCNP
15 6 (0.74%) Network+ Certification
16 4 (0.50%) DV Cleared
17 3 (0.37%) MCDST
18 2 (0.25%) Computer Science Degree
18 2 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (19.33%) SLA
2 14 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.24%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.87%) Cyber Essentials
4 7 (0.87%) QA
5 6 (0.74%) GDPR
6 3 (0.37%) NIST
7 2 (0.25%) NCSC
7 2 (0.25%) PMO
7 2 (0.25%) RMADS
8 1 (0.12%) GxP
System Software
1 522 (64.68%) Active Directory
2 123 (15.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (11.52%) Hyper-V
4 20 (2.48%) XenApp
5 16 (1.98%) XenDesktop
6 15 (1.86%) Virtual Desktop
6 15 (1.86%) VirtualBox
7 14 (1.73%) Microsoft App-V
8 13 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (1.36%) BitLocker
9 11 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (1.24%) vSphere
11 5 (0.62%) LXC
11 5 (0.62%) VMware NSX
11 5 (0.62%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.25%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 81 (10.04%) Microsoft Intune
2 77 (9.54%) SCCM
3 10 (1.24%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (0.99%) SCOM
5 7 (0.87%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.87%) NetBackup
5 7 (0.87%) vRealize
6 6 (0.74%) Ansible
7 5 (0.62%) vCenter Server
7 5 (0.62%) WSUS
8 4 (0.50%) DameWare
8 4 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.37%) Grafana
9 3 (0.37%) Graylog
9 3 (0.37%) IBM BigFix
10 2 (0.25%) Avamar
10 2 (0.25%) Puppet
11 1 (0.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.12%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.12%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 465 (57.62%) Microsoft
2 184 (22.80%) VMware
3 150 (18.59%) Citrix
4 63 (7.81%) Cisco
5 57 (7.06%) Apple
6 54 (6.69%) ServiceNow
7 35 (4.34%) HP
8 28 (3.47%) Veeam
9 25 (3.10%) Oracle
10 20 (2.48%) MobileIron
11 19 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
12 17 (2.11%) Dell
12 17 (2.11%) SonicWALL
13 15 (1.86%) Meraki
14 12 (1.49%) Ivanti
14 12 (1.49%) Veritas
15 11 (1.36%) Sophos
16 10 (1.24%) Symantec
17 9 (1.12%) Remedy
18 8 (0.99%) Sony