Period
to 21 April 2021

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 21 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
England > South East
6 months to
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 106 97 115
Rank change year-on-year -9 +18 +70
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 359 609 731
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.85% 3.10% 2.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.38% 13.07% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 275 516 632
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £20,000
25th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £30,500 £31,500 £31,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.17% +1.61% +3.33%
75th Percentile £43,750 £43,750 £43,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £58,625
England median annual salary £33,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.49% +3.08% -

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 2,684 4,659 6,655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.30% 23.69% 25.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2,171 3,897 5,475
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £24,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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 21 April 2021.

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 21 April 2021. 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
Surrey -9 98 £28,000 -3.45% 5
Hampshire +13 94 £32,000 +18.52% 9
Thames Valley -24 72 £39,750 +22.31% 19
West Sussex -2 66 £31,500 -25.88% 8
Berkshire +9 40 £32,500 -4.41% 7
Buckinghamshire -12 21 £31,250 -0.79% 6
Kent -2 18 £35,000 +20.69% 11
Oxfordshire +2 11 £40,000 - 6
East Sussex 0 10 £42,500 +70.00% 4
Sussex - 1 £39,000 -
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2021, 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.

1 358 (99.72%) Windows
2 262 (72.98%) Microsoft
3 256 (71.31%) Active Directory
4 233 (64.90%) Microsoft 365
5 141 (39.28%) Azure
6 128 (35.65%) VMware
7 104 (28.97%) ITIL
8 98 (27.30%) Windows Server
9 87 (24.23%) MS Exchange
10 84 (23.40%) Citrix
11 73 (20.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 69 (19.22%) Azure Active Directory
13 68 (18.94%) VMware Infrastructure
13 68 (18.94%) Windows Server 2012
14 67 (18.66%) MCSE
15 65 (18.11%) SLA
16 64 (17.83%) Service Management
17 62 (17.27%) Firewall
18 54 (15.04%) Windows Server 2016
19 52 (14.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 48 (13.37%) Microsoft Office
21 45 (12.53%) SharePoint
21 45 (12.53%) Hyper-V
22 41 (11.42%) DNS
23 40 (11.14%) DHCP
23 40 (11.14%) SCCM
24 38 (10.58%) Linux
24 38 (10.58%) Security Cleared
25 37 (10.31%) TCP/IP
26 36 (10.03%) Windows 7

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 87 (24.23%) MS Exchange
2 45 (12.53%) SharePoint
3 30 (8.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.84%) IIS
5 3 (0.84%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.84%) WordPress
6 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 48 (13.37%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.11%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 233 (64.90%) Microsoft 365
2 141 (39.28%) Azure
3 69 (19.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 14 (3.90%) AWS
5 8 (2.23%) OneDrive
6 5 (1.39%) Power Platform
6 5 (1.39%) PowerApps
7 3 (0.84%) Azure Logic Apps
7 3 (0.84%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.56%) PaaS
9 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.28%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (17.27%) Firewall
2 41 (11.42%) DNS
3 40 (11.14%) DHCP
4 37 (10.31%) TCP/IP
5 21 (5.85%) VoIP
6 18 (5.01%) VPN
7 16 (4.46%) VSAN
8 14 (3.90%) SAN
9 12 (3.34%) WAN
9 12 (3.34%) Wireless
10 10 (2.79%) LAN
10 10 (2.79%) VLAN
10 10 (2.79%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (2.51%) PBX
12 8 (2.23%) IP Telephony
13 7 (1.95%) Unified Communications
14 6 (1.67%) Network Security
15 5 (1.39%) Skype
16 4 (1.11%) NetScaler
17 3 (0.84%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.11%) MongoDB
2 4 (1.11%) NoSQL
2 4 (1.11%) Redis
2 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (0.84%) Power BI
4 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.28%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (1.11%) Moq
2 3 (0.84%) NUnit
3 2 (0.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.56%) JIRA
3 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
General
1 33 (9.19%) Legal
2 32 (8.91%) Digital Economy
3 29 (8.08%) Finance
4 11 (3.06%) Games
5 8 (2.23%) Multimedia
5 8 (2.23%) Public Sector
6 7 (1.95%) Law
6 7 (1.95%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.67%) Marketing
8 3 (0.84%) Billing
9 2 (0.56%) Automotive
9 2 (0.56%) Banking
9 2 (0.56%) Retail
10 1 (0.28%) Local Government
10 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 91 (25.35%) Analyst
2 83 (23.12%) IT Support
3 59 (16.43%) IT Analyst
4 58 (16.16%) Support Engineer
5 52 (14.48%) IT Engineer
6 39 (10.86%) Support Analyst
7 37 (10.31%) Service Desk Analyst
8 36 (10.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 36 (10.03%) Service Analyst
9 31 (8.64%) IT Support Analyst
10 27 (7.52%) Desktop Support
11 25 (6.96%) Help Desk Analyst
12 24 (6.69%) 2nd Line Support
13 23 (6.41%) IT Support Engineer
13 23 (6.41%) Team Leader
14 22 (6.13%) Service Desk Team Leader
15 21 (5.85%) Desktop Engineer
16 18 (5.01%) Desktop Support Engineer
17 16 (4.46%) Architect
18 15 (4.18%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.67%) .NET
2 4 (1.11%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.11%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (0.56%) XMPP
4 1 (0.28%) Ajax
4 1 (0.28%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.28%) HTML
4 1 (0.28%) jQuery
4 1 (0.28%) VCL
4 1 (0.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.13%) Driving Licence
2 9 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (1.95%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.39%) Public Cloud
4 5 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (1.11%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.11%) User Experience
6 3 (0.84%) Fat Client
6 3 (0.84%) Thin Client
6 3 (0.84%) Wiki
7 2 (0.56%) Clustering
7 2 (0.56%) iPhone
7 2 (0.56%) Organisational Skills
7 2 (0.56%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.28%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.28%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.28%) PKI
8 1 (0.28%) Replication
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 358 (99.72%) Windows
2 98 (27.30%) Windows Server
3 68 (18.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 54 (15.04%) Windows Server 2016
5 38 (10.58%) Linux
6 36 (10.03%) Windows 7
6 36 (10.03%) Windows Server 2019
7 32 (8.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (3.34%) Android
8 12 (3.34%) Apple iOS
9 9 (2.51%) Windows 8
10 8 (2.23%) CentOS
11 5 (1.39%) VMS
12 4 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.11%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.84%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.84%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.28%) FreeNAS
14 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (28.97%) ITIL
2 64 (17.83%) Service Management
3 52 (14.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 34 (9.47%) Continuous Improvement
4 34 (9.47%) Line Management
5 33 (9.19%) Migration
6 32 (8.91%) Time Management
7 28 (7.80%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (6.96%) ITIL V3
9 23 (6.41%) Document Management
9 23 (6.41%) Escalation Management
10 19 (5.29%) IT Strategy
11 18 (5.01%) Coaching
12 16 (4.46%) Decision-Making
12 16 (4.46%) Quality Management
13 15 (4.18%) Service Delivery
14 11 (3.06%) Ticket Management
15 10 (2.79%) Project Management
16 9 (2.51%) Change Control
16 9 (2.51%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.24%) PowerShell
2 15 (4.18%) SQL
3 6 (1.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (1.39%) C#
4 5 (1.39%) Python
5 4 (1.11%) C
6 2 (0.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.28%) Delphi
7 1 (0.28%) Java
7 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.28%) Tcl
7 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 73 (20.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (18.66%) MCSE
3 38 (10.58%) Security Cleared
4 36 (10.03%) SC Cleared
5 26 (7.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 15 (4.18%) Degree
7 14 (3.90%) MCP
8 13 (3.62%) CCNA
8 13 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (3.62%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (3.62%) MCSA
9 9 (2.51%) A+ Certification
10 8 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (1.95%) VCP6
12 6 (1.67%) APMP
13 3 (0.84%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.84%) TOGAF Certification
14 1 (0.28%) CISSP
14 1 (0.28%) Computer Science Degree
14 1 (0.28%) HPE ATP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (18.11%) SLA
2 36 (10.03%) GDPR
3 6 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 256 (71.31%) Active Directory
2 68 (18.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (12.53%) Hyper-V
4 25 (6.96%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (4.74%) Virtual Desktop
5 17 (4.74%) vSphere
6 15 (4.18%) Virtual Servers
7 14 (3.90%) VMware NSX
8 11 (3.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 8 (2.23%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (2.23%) XenApp
10 6 (1.67%) Docker
11 5 (1.39%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.84%) NFS
12 3 (0.84%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.56%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 2 (0.56%) pfSense
14 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.28%) Samba
14 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 40 (11.14%) SCCM
2 31 (8.64%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.11%) WSUS
4 3 (0.84%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.56%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.56%) SCOM
6 1 (0.28%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.28%) Ansible
6 1 (0.28%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 262 (72.98%) Microsoft
2 128 (35.65%) VMware
3 84 (23.40%) Citrix
4 34 (9.47%) Cisco
5 20 (5.57%) Veeam
6 15 (4.18%) Avaya
7 11 (3.06%) Meraki
8 10 (2.79%) Sophos
9 9 (2.51%) Apple
9 9 (2.51%) ServiceNow
10 8 (2.23%) HP
10 8 (2.23%) Juniper
11 6 (1.67%) CommVault
11 6 (1.67%) NetApp
11 6 (1.67%) Oracle
12 5 (1.39%) Google
12 5 (1.39%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.11%) Ivanti
13 4 (1.11%) Reuters
13 4 (1.11%) SonicWALL