Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
England > South East
6 months to
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 141 98 144
Rank change year-on-year -43 +46 +55
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 170 840 677
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.08% 3.23% 2.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.61% 12.75% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 142 684 591
Median annual salary £35,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.33% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £24,050 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,974 6,589 7,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 24.12% 25.35% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,603 5,369 6,085
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +3.66%
10th Percentile £28,000 £24,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
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 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 20 September 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 20 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
Thames Valley +20 56 £47,500 +36.59% 19
Hampshire -5 49 £37,500 +29.31% 17
Surrey -32 27 £32,565 +8.55% 12
Berkshire +48 23 £48,750 +30.00% 6
Oxfordshire +26 18 £47,500 +46.50% 9
West Sussex -11 16 £35,000 +16.67% 6
East Sussex +59 15 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Buckinghamshire +24 15 £26,000 -14.75% 4
Kent +5 6 £28,000 +24.44% 6
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 170 (100.00%) Windows
2 114 (67.06%) Microsoft
2 114 (67.06%) Active Directory
3 93 (54.71%) Office 365
4 75 (44.12%) Windows Server
5 60 (35.29%) Windows 7
6 59 (34.71%) VMware
7 58 (34.12%) Azure
8 52 (30.59%) Windows Server 2016
9 51 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 51 (30.00%) DNS
10 48 (28.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 46 (27.06%) DHCP
12 43 (25.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 43 (25.29%) Hyper-V
13 42 (24.71%) Microsoft Office
14 39 (22.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 35 (20.59%) Windows Server 2019
15 35 (20.59%) Windows 8
15 35 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
16 34 (20.00%) SCCM
17 33 (19.41%) Security Cleared
18 32 (18.82%) VMware ESXi
18 32 (18.82%) MS Exchange
19 29 (17.06%) MCSE
20 27 (15.88%) Project Delivery
21 25 (14.71%) PowerShell
21 25 (14.71%) Cisco
22 24 (14.12%) Firewall
22 24 (14.12%) Problem-Solving

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 32 (18.82%) MS Exchange
2 21 (12.35%) SharePoint
3 13 (7.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (5.29%) Skype for Business
6 5 (2.94%) IIS
7 3 (1.76%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 42 (24.71%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (7.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (6.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 93 (54.71%) Office 365
2 58 (34.12%) Azure
3 14 (8.24%) AWS
4 11 (6.47%) OneDrive
5 10 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (4.12%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (3.53%) Power Automate
8 5 (2.94%) Power Platform
9 4 (2.35%) IaaS
9 4 (2.35%) PaaS
10 2 (1.18%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.59%) G Suite
11 1 (0.59%) Google Docs
11 1 (0.59%) Google Drive
11 1 (0.59%) Google Sheets
11 1 (0.59%) SaaS
11 1 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (30.00%) DNS
2 46 (27.06%) DHCP
3 24 (14.12%) Firewall
4 21 (12.35%) VoIP
5 18 (10.59%) LAN
6 13 (7.65%) TCP/IP
7 12 (7.06%) Skype
8 11 (6.47%) VPN
8 11 (6.47%) WLAN
9 9 (5.29%) WAN
10 8 (4.71%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (4.12%) VSAN
12 5 (2.94%) Internet
12 5 (2.94%) PBX
13 4 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (2.35%) VLAN
14 3 (1.76%) SAN
14 3 (1.76%) Wireless
15 2 (1.18%) IPsec
15 2 (1.18%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.94%) Power BI
3 4 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2017
4 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2019
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (5.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.76%) JIRA
2 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (4.12%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.53%) Finance
3 5 (2.94%) Multimedia
4 4 (2.35%) Legal
4 4 (2.35%) Public Sector
5 3 (1.76%) Advertising
5 3 (1.76%) Back Office
5 3 (1.76%) Law
6 2 (1.18%) Automotive
6 2 (1.18%) Electronics
6 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.18%) Marketing
7 1 (0.59%) French Language
Job Titles
1 30 (17.65%) IT Engineer
2 27 (15.88%) Support Engineer
3 22 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (12.35%) IT Support
5 19 (11.18%) Consultant
6 17 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 16 (9.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (8.82%) Microsoft Consultant
9 14 (8.24%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 12 (7.06%) Analyst
11 11 (6.47%) Desktop Support
11 11 (6.47%) IT Support Engineer
11 11 (6.47%) Wintel Engineer
12 10 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
12 10 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (4.12%) Deskside Engineer
13 7 (4.12%) Desktop Engineer
14 6 (3.53%) 3rd Line Support
14 6 (3.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 6 (3.53%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.53%) HTML
2 4 (2.35%) XML
3 3 (1.76%) .NET
3 3 (1.76%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.76%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.76%) CSS
3 3 (1.76%) DHTML
3 3 (1.76%) Web Services
3 3 (1.76%) XHTML
4 2 (1.18%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (1.18%) LDAP
5 1 (0.59%) Django
5 1 (0.59%) JSON
5 1 (0.59%) ODBC
5 1 (0.59%) React
5 1 (0.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.18%) Driving Licence
2 11 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.47%) CMDB
3 8 (4.71%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.94%) Blog
4 5 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.35%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.35%) iPad
5 4 (2.35%) iPhone
5 4 (2.35%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.18%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.59%) AS400
7 1 (0.59%) Handset
7 1 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (0.59%) PKI
7 1 (0.59%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.59%) Replication
7 1 (0.59%) User Experience
7 1 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 170 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (44.12%) Windows Server
3 60 (35.29%) Windows 7
4 52 (30.59%) Windows Server 2016
5 48 (28.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (25.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (20.59%) Windows 8
7 35 (20.59%) Windows Server 2019
8 17 (10.00%) Linux
9 15 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (2.94%) Unix
11 3 (1.76%) CentOS
11 3 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.76%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.59%) Android
13 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (22.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 27 (15.88%) Project Delivery
3 24 (14.12%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (13.53%) ITIL
5 17 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 16 (9.41%) Project Management
7 15 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (8.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (7.65%) Patch Management
10 11 (6.47%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 11 (6.47%) Server Patching
10 11 (6.47%) Software Distribution
10 11 (6.47%) Virtual Environments
11 10 (5.88%) Service Delivery
12 9 (5.29%) Cybersecurity
13 8 (4.71%) Break/Fix
13 8 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (4.71%) Information Security
13 8 (4.71%) Mathematics
13 8 (4.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (14.71%) PowerShell
2 15 (8.82%) SQL
3 14 (8.24%) VB
4 6 (3.53%) C#
5 4 (2.35%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.76%) C++
6 3 (1.76%) Delphi
6 3 (1.76%) Java
6 3 (1.76%) Perl
6 3 (1.76%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.76%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.76%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.76%) VB6
7 2 (1.18%) VBScript
8 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.59%) C
8 1 (0.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (19.41%) Security Cleared
3 29 (17.06%) MCSE
4 17 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 14 (8.24%) DV Cleared
6 13 (7.65%) MCP
6 13 (7.65%) MCSA
7 10 (5.88%) Degree
8 3 (1.76%) A+ Certification
8 3 (1.76%) CCNA
8 3 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.76%) HND
8 3 (1.76%) MCITP
9 2 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.18%) HNC
9 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.18%) Linux+ Certification
9 2 (1.18%) RHCE
9 2 (1.18%) VCP6
9 2 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.88%) SLA
2 6 (3.53%) NCSC
3 5 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.35%) GDPR
5 2 (1.18%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.18%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.59%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.59%) NIST
6 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 114 (67.06%) Active Directory
2 51 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (25.29%) Hyper-V
4 32 (18.82%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (8.24%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (6.47%) Virtual Desktop
6 11 (6.47%) VMware Server
6 11 (6.47%) VMware Workstation
7 10 (5.88%) vSphere
8 8 (4.71%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (2.94%) VMware NSX
10 5 (2.94%) XenApp
11 4 (2.35%) Firmware
12 2 (1.18%) DFS Replication
12 2 (1.18%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.18%) vCloud
12 2 (1.18%) VirtualBox
12 2 (1.18%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.59%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 34 (20.00%) SCCM
2 13 (7.65%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (7.65%) WSUS
3 11 (6.47%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 10 (5.88%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.76%) SCOM
6 2 (1.18%) Kibana
6 2 (1.18%) logstash
6 2 (1.18%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.18%) vCenter Server
6 2 (1.18%) vRealize
7 1 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.59%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.59%) MOM
7 1 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 114 (67.06%) Microsoft
2 59 (34.71%) VMware
3 25 (14.71%) Cisco
4 22 (12.94%) Citrix
5 15 (8.82%) Veeam
6 7 (4.12%) Dell
7 6 (3.53%) Apple
7 6 (3.53%) Avaya
7 6 (3.53%) HP
7 6 (3.53%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.94%) Juniper
9 4 (2.35%) Google
9 4 (2.35%) Oracle
9 4 (2.35%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.76%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.18%) Ivanti
11 2 (1.18%) Mitel
11 2 (1.18%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.18%) Sophos
11 2 (1.18%) Symantec