Period
to 17 October 2019

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 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
England > South East
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 142 184
Rank change year-on-year +53 +42 +115
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 850 658 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.35% 2.26% 1.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.10% 9.04% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 690 574 455
South East median annual salary £30,000 £29,250 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.46% -3.45%
10th Percentile £21,975 £19,575 £19,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year - +3.17% +1.61%

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 6,488 7,280 8,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.56% 25.01% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5,356 5,987 6,910
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% -4.71%
10th Percentile £24,380 £23,900 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,839 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.50% +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 October 2019.

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 October 2019. 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 +44 233 £30,000 +7.14% 59
Thames Valley +23 215 £35,000 +7.69% 84
Hampshire +44 211 £29,000 +5.45% 55
West Sussex +53 106 £30,000 +31.87% 17
Berkshire -36 84 £37,500 - 34
Buckinghamshire +16 75 £31,500 +18.87% 29
Kent +37 64 £22,500 -14.29% 11
Oxfordshire +65 56 £32,000 +17.43% 21
East Sussex +31 18 £37,500 -7.41% 9
Isle of Wight - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £75,000 -
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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.

1 850 (100.00%) Windows
2 545 (64.12%) Active Directory
3 506 (59.53%) Microsoft
4 442 (52.00%) Windows 7
5 438 (51.53%) Office 365
6 308 (36.24%) ITIL
7 306 (36.00%) Windows Server
8 230 (27.06%) Microsoft Office
9 195 (22.94%) VMware
10 173 (20.35%) Citrix
11 171 (20.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 168 (19.76%) MS Exchange
13 164 (19.29%) Problem-Solving
14 156 (18.35%) Microsoft Certification
15 154 (18.12%) Azure
16 153 (18.00%) Hyper-V
17 147 (17.29%) VMware Infrastructure
18 146 (17.18%) SLA
19 121 (14.24%) Windows Server 2008
20 107 (12.59%) TCP/IP
21 104 (12.24%) Windows 8
22 103 (12.12%) Management Information System
23 98 (11.53%) DNS
24 96 (11.29%) DHCP
24 96 (11.29%) Degree
25 95 (11.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
26 93 (10.94%) Cisco
27 92 (10.82%) Firewall
28 87 (10.24%) PowerShell
29 79 (9.29%) LAN

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
1 168 (19.76%) MS Exchange
2 54 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (5.76%) SharePoint
4 48 (5.65%) Skype for Business
5 37 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (1.88%) IIS
7 11 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (0.59%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.35%) Confluence
10 1 (0.12%) CMS
10 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.12%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 230 (27.06%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.71%) Carpe Diem
1 6 (0.71%) Elite 3E
1 6 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.24%) assyst
3 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 438 (51.53%) Office 365
2 154 (18.12%) Azure
3 40 (4.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 34 (4.00%) AWS
5 24 (2.82%) OneDrive
6 12 (1.41%) IaaS
7 11 (1.29%) Power Platform
7 11 (1.29%) SaaS
8 9 (1.06%) PowerApps
9 7 (0.82%) Mimecast
10 6 (0.71%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 5 (0.59%) GCP
12 4 (0.47%) PaaS
13 2 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
13 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Flow
14 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 107 (12.59%) TCP/IP
2 98 (11.53%) DNS
3 96 (11.29%) DHCP
4 92 (10.82%) Firewall
5 79 (9.29%) LAN
6 74 (8.71%) WAN
7 62 (7.29%) VPN
8 52 (6.12%) Skype
9 37 (4.35%) VoIP
10 36 (4.24%) Internet
11 34 (4.00%) VLAN
12 32 (3.76%) Wi-Fi
13 27 (3.18%) SAN
14 25 (2.94%) Wireless
15 20 (2.35%) Broadband
15 20 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
16 14 (1.65%) IP Telephony
17 11 (1.29%) H.323
17 11 (1.29%) ISDN
18 9 (1.06%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (6.47%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
3 11 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.24%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.24%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.24%) Power BI
4 2 (0.24%) Redis
4 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.12%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.12%) MS Access
5 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (1.41%) Visual Studio
2 11 (1.29%) Git (software)
2 11 (1.29%) JIRA
2 11 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (1.29%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (0.47%) Chocolatey
4 3 (0.35%) Selenium
4 3 (0.35%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.12%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.12%) Subversion
General
1 52 (6.12%) Finance
2 43 (5.06%) Legal
3 37 (4.35%) Law
4 23 (2.71%) Retail
5 17 (2.00%) Public Sector
6 12 (1.41%) Back Office
7 10 (1.18%) Financial Institution
8 8 (0.94%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.71%) Billing
10 5 (0.59%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.47%) Czech Language
12 3 (0.35%) Advertising
13 2 (0.24%) Automotive
13 2 (0.24%) German Language
13 2 (0.24%) Marketing
13 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.12%) Games
14 1 (0.12%) Local Government
14 1 (0.12%) Police
Job Titles
1 229 (26.94%) Support Engineer
2 211 (24.82%) Analyst
3 200 (23.53%) IT Support
4 147 (17.29%) IT Engineer
5 124 (14.59%) Service Analyst
6 123 (14.47%) Service Desk Analyst
7 119 (14.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 106 (12.47%) IT Support Engineer
9 103 (12.12%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 94 (11.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 89 (10.47%) IT Analyst
12 79 (9.29%) Support Analyst
13 69 (8.12%) Desktop Support
14 68 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 54 (6.35%) IT Support Analyst
16 53 (6.24%) Windows Engineer
17 48 (5.65%) Desktop Engineer
18 47 (5.53%) Support Technician
19 46 (5.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
20 40 (4.71%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.53%) .NET
2 11 (1.29%) JSON
2 11 (1.29%) X-Windows
3 10 (1.18%) Middleware
3 10 (1.18%) VCL
4 4 (0.47%) 802.1X
4 4 (0.47%) LDAP
5 3 (0.35%) CSS
5 3 (0.35%) HTML
6 2 (0.24%) jQuery
6 2 (0.24%) React
7 1 (0.12%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 103 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 79 (9.29%) Self-Motivation
3 48 (5.65%) Driving Licence
4 28 (3.29%) iPhone
5 25 (2.94%) Data Centre
6 21 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (2.12%) Blackberry
8 17 (2.00%) iPad
9 16 (1.88%) Video Conferencing
10 15 (1.76%) Smartphone
11 13 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
12 12 (1.41%) EPoS
12 12 (1.41%) Fat Client
12 12 (1.41%) Thin Client
13 11 (1.29%) EFT
14 9 (1.06%) Client/Server
14 9 (1.06%) Public Cloud
15 7 (0.82%) NHS
15 7 (0.82%) User Experience
16 5 (0.59%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 850 (100.00%) Windows
2 442 (52.00%) Windows 7
3 306 (36.00%) Windows Server
4 171 (20.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 121 (14.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 104 (12.24%) Windows 8
7 54 (6.35%) Linux
8 34 (4.00%) Apple iOS
9 33 (3.88%) Android
10 24 (2.82%) Mac OS
11 20 (2.35%) Mac OS X
12 19 (2.24%) Windows XP
13 13 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (1.29%) Unix
15 9 (1.06%) CentOS
16 8 (0.94%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.47%) VMS
18 2 (0.24%) Fedora
18 2 (0.24%) Windows Vista
19 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (36.24%) ITIL
2 164 (19.29%) Problem-Solving
3 95 (11.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 76 (8.94%) Information Security
5 70 (8.24%) Security Management
6 65 (7.65%) Information Security Management
6 65 (7.65%) ISMS
6 65 (7.65%) Mentoring
7 63 (7.41%) Mobile Device Management
8 55 (6.47%) Ticket Management
9 46 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 41 (4.82%) Incident Management
11 36 (4.24%) ITSM
12 34 (4.00%) Coaching
12 34 (4.00%) Project Delivery
13 32 (3.76%) Service Management
14 27 (3.18%) Time Management
15 26 (3.06%) Service Delivery
16 24 (2.82%) Proactive Monitoring
17 20 (2.35%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (10.24%) PowerShell
2 74 (8.71%) SQL
3 27 (3.18%) C#
4 10 (1.18%) Delphi
5 9 (1.06%) C
6 8 (0.94%) Python
7 7 (0.82%) Shell Script
8 5 (0.59%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.35%) VBScript
10 2 (0.24%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.24%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.24%) VB
11 1 (0.12%) C++
Qualifications
1 156 (18.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 96 (11.29%) Degree
3 66 (7.76%) MCSE
4 58 (6.82%) MCP
5 45 (5.29%) Security Cleared
6 34 (4.00%) MCSA
7 27 (3.18%) ITIL Certification
8 23 (2.71%) A+ Certification
9 22 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (2.47%) CCNA
11 19 (2.24%) SC Cleared
12 17 (2.00%) MCITP
13 8 (0.94%) HND
13 8 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
14 7 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
14 7 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (0.71%) PMI Certification
15 6 (0.71%) PMP
16 5 (0.59%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (17.18%) SLA
2 18 (2.12%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.06%) QA
5 8 (0.94%) PMO
6 7 (0.82%) Cyber Essentials
7 6 (0.71%) GDPR
8 2 (0.24%) NCSC
8 2 (0.24%) NIST
8 2 (0.24%) RMADS
9 1 (0.12%) GxP
System Software
1 545 (64.12%) Active Directory
2 153 (18.00%) Hyper-V
3 147 (17.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
5 19 (2.24%) Virtual Desktop
6 13 (1.53%) VirtualBox
6 13 (1.53%) XenApp
7 12 (1.41%) XenDesktop
8 11 (1.29%) LXC
9 10 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (1.06%) Terminal Services
11 8 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.82%) BitLocker
12 7 (0.82%) VMware Server
12 7 (0.82%) vSphere
13 5 (0.59%) DFS Replication
13 5 (0.59%) Terminal Server
14 4 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.24%) Firmware
16 1 (0.12%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 69 (8.12%) Microsoft Intune
2 61 (7.18%) SCCM
3 22 (2.59%) Cisco CUCM
4 18 (2.12%) Backup Exec
5 14 (1.65%) WSUS
6 10 (1.18%) DameWare
6 10 (1.18%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.59%) SCOM
7 5 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.59%) vCenter Server
8 4 (0.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.47%) ZENworks
9 3 (0.35%) Grafana
9 3 (0.35%) Graylog
9 3 (0.35%) IBM BigFix
9 3 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.35%) vRealize
10 2 (0.24%) Avamar
11 1 (0.12%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 506 (59.53%) Microsoft
2 195 (22.94%) VMware
3 173 (20.35%) Citrix
4 93 (10.94%) Cisco
5 59 (6.94%) ServiceNow
6 50 (5.88%) HP
7 46 (5.41%) Dell
8 38 (4.47%) Veeam
9 29 (3.41%) Apple
10 20 (2.35%) Avaya
11 18 (2.12%) Oracle
12 16 (1.88%) SonicWALL
12 16 (1.88%) Sony
13 14 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
14 13 (1.53%) MobileIron
15 12 (1.41%) IBM
15 12 (1.41%) Intel
16 11 (1.29%) Borland
17 9 (1.06%) Symantec
18 8 (0.94%) Mitel