Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
England > South East
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 180 281
Rank change year-on-year +49 +101 +317
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 680 567 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.38% 1.88% 1.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.44% 6.84% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 610 517 350
South East median annual salary £30,000 £28,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £20,500 £20,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,125
% change year-on-year +3.17% +1.20% +3.75%

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 7,205 8,295 10,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.22% 27.54% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5,956 7,175 8,565
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 12 November 2018.

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 12 November 2018. 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 +15 228 £33,250 -0.75% 53
Surrey +79 207 £28,000 +7.69% 18
Hampshire +11 167 £29,000 +3.57% 28
Berkshire +63 144 £37,250 -5.70% 19
Buckinghamshire +10 57 £27,000 -10.00% 19
West Sussex +8 49 £28,500 -2.56% 12
Oxfordshire -27 27 £38,250 +9.29% 15
Kent -5 15 £25,000 -21.88% 2
M4 Corridor - 6 £62,500 -
East Sussex 0 5 £40,500 +62.00% 4
Middlesex 0 1 £31,500 -16.00% 1
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, 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.

1 678 (99.71%) Windows
2 481 (70.74%) Active Directory
3 414 (60.88%) Windows 7
4 379 (55.74%) Microsoft
5 372 (54.71%) Office 365
6 314 (46.18%) Windows Server
7 209 (30.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 207 (30.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 191 (28.09%) Windows 8
10 182 (26.76%) VMware
11 168 (24.71%) ITIL
12 166 (24.41%) Microsoft Office
13 137 (20.15%) DNS
14 129 (18.97%) Firewall
15 128 (18.82%) Hyper-V
16 126 (18.53%) Microsoft Azure
17 124 (18.24%) PowerShell
18 120 (17.65%) MS Exchange
19 117 (17.21%) DHCP
20 111 (16.32%) Problem-Solving
21 110 (16.18%) Citrix
22 109 (16.03%) VMware Infrastructure
23 105 (15.44%) SCCM
24 98 (14.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
25 96 (14.12%) LAN
26 90 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
27 84 (12.35%) WAN
28 82 (12.06%) Finance
29 80 (11.76%) Migration
29 80 (11.76%) MCSE

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
1 120 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 60 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (6.76%) SharePoint
4 35 (5.15%) IIS
5 34 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 30 (4.41%) Skype for Business
7 15 (2.21%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (0.88%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.44%) Apache
10 3 (0.44%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.29%) JBoss
11 2 (0.29%) SAS
11 2 (0.29%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.15%) CMS
12 1 (0.15%) Confluence
12 1 (0.15%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.15%) Site Server
Applications
1 166 (24.41%) Microsoft Office
2 39 (5.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.15%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.59%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 372 (54.71%) Office 365
2 126 (18.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (6.91%) PaaS
4 46 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
5 33 (4.85%) IaaS
6 29 (4.26%) Dynamics 365
7 28 (4.12%) Azure Active Directory
8 13 (1.91%) Mimecast
9 8 (1.18%) OneDrive
10 4 (0.59%) G Suite
10 4 (0.59%) SaaS
11 3 (0.44%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.15%) Trello
12 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 137 (20.15%) DNS
2 129 (18.97%) Firewall
3 117 (17.21%) DHCP
4 96 (14.12%) LAN
5 84 (12.35%) WAN
6 78 (11.47%) TCP/IP
7 77 (11.32%) VoIP
8 73 (10.74%) Wi-Fi
9 71 (10.44%) VPN
10 34 (5.00%) Network Security
11 33 (4.85%) Wireless
12 29 (4.26%) SAN
12 29 (4.26%) Skype
13 26 (3.82%) Internet
14 22 (3.24%) WLAN
15 15 (2.21%) VLAN
16 14 (2.06%) Remote Desktop
17 11 (1.62%) PBX
18 9 (1.32%) Unified Communications
19 8 (1.18%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (6.18%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (1.76%) Azure SQL Database
5 11 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (1.47%) MySQL
7 7 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.44%) MS Access
9 3 (0.44%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.44%) QlikView
9 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.15%) Power BI
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (2.35%) Visual Studio
2 15 (2.21%) Visual Studio Team System
3 14 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (1.76%) Git (software)
4 12 (1.76%) MSI
5 11 (1.62%) Chocolatey
6 7 (1.03%) AdminStudio
7 5 (0.74%) JIRA
8 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.15%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.15%) Selenium
8 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
General
1 82 (12.06%) Finance
2 20 (2.94%) Legal
3 17 (2.50%) Law
3 17 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.32%) Retail
5 6 (0.88%) Banking
6 5 (0.74%) Automotive
6 5 (0.74%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.59%) Electronics
7 4 (0.59%) Marketing
8 3 (0.44%) Back Office
8 3 (0.44%) French Language
9 2 (0.29%) Billing
10 1 (0.15%) Advertising
10 1 (0.15%) Games
10 1 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 188 (27.65%) Analyst
2 159 (23.38%) IT Support
3 127 (18.68%) Support Engineer
4 103 (15.15%) Support Analyst
5 98 (14.41%) IT Engineer
6 79 (11.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 71 (10.44%) IT Analyst
8 69 (10.15%) IT Support Engineer
9 64 (9.41%) 2nd Line Support
10 60 (8.82%) Service Analyst
10 60 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
11 57 (8.38%) IT Support Analyst
12 49 (7.21%) Desktop Support
13 40 (5.88%) Support Technician
14 36 (5.29%) 3rd Line Support
15 34 (5.00%) Technical Support
16 32 (4.71%) IT Technician
17 30 (4.41%) Help Desk Support
18 29 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
19 28 (4.12%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.09%) .NET
2 11 (1.62%) JSON
2 11 (1.62%) X-Windows
3 9 (1.32%) WCF
4 7 (1.03%) Software Packaging
5 5 (0.74%) Web Services
5 5 (0.74%) XML
6 4 (0.59%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.59%) HTML
7 3 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (0.44%) LDAP
7 3 (0.44%) SOAP
7 3 (0.44%) WinForms
8 2 (0.29%) J2EE
9 1 (0.15%) .NET Core
9 1 (0.15%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.15%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.15%) REST
9 1 (0.15%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 47 (6.91%) PKI
2 44 (6.47%) Data Centre
3 35 (5.15%) Self-Motivation
4 31 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (3.97%) Management Information System
6 19 (2.79%) Driving Licence
7 16 (2.35%) Public Cloud
8 13 (1.91%) Linux Command Line
9 12 (1.76%) Computer Science
10 9 (1.32%) Blackberry
10 9 (1.32%) Fintech
10 9 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (1.32%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (1.03%) Clustering
11 7 (1.03%) Fat Client
11 7 (1.03%) Replication
11 7 (1.03%) Thin Client
12 6 (0.88%) User Experience
13 5 (0.74%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 678 (99.71%) Windows
2 414 (60.88%) Windows 7
3 314 (46.18%) Windows Server
4 209 (30.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 207 (30.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 191 (28.09%) Windows 8
7 76 (11.18%) Linux
8 32 (4.71%) Windows XP
9 29 (4.26%) Apple iOS
9 29 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (3.24%) Mac OS X
11 17 (2.50%) Android
11 17 (2.50%) Ubuntu
11 17 (2.50%) Unix
12 11 (1.62%) CentOS
12 11 (1.62%) Windows Vista
13 10 (1.47%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.29%) Debian
14 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (24.71%) ITIL
2 111 (16.32%) Problem-Solving
3 98 (14.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 80 (11.76%) Migration
5 65 (9.56%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (8.82%) DevOps
7 42 (6.18%) Network Virtualisation
8 38 (5.59%) Scrum
9 37 (5.44%) High Availability
10 34 (5.00%) ITIL V3
11 32 (4.71%) IT Strategy
11 32 (4.71%) ITSM
12 31 (4.56%) Load Balancing
12 31 (4.56%) Service Delivery
13 30 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
14 24 (3.53%) Project Management
14 24 (3.53%) Stakeholder Management
15 23 (3.38%) Disaster Recovery
16 22 (3.24%) Incident Management
17 17 (2.50%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 124 (18.24%) PowerShell
2 67 (9.85%) SQL
3 26 (3.82%) VBScript
4 20 (2.94%) C#
5 13 (1.91%) VB
6 9 (1.32%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.03%) Java
8 5 (0.74%) C
9 4 (0.59%) Python
10 3 (0.44%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.44%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.29%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.29%) C++
11 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.15%) PHP
12 1 (0.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 90 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 80 (11.76%) MCSE
3 57 (8.38%) Security Cleared
4 49 (7.21%) SC Cleared
5 33 (4.85%) A+ Certification
6 31 (4.56%) MCP
7 23 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
8 22 (3.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 18 (2.65%) Degree
10 15 (2.21%) CCNA
10 15 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (1.76%) MCSA
12 9 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (1.32%) DV Cleared
13 8 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (0.88%) Network+ Certification
14 6 (0.88%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.59%) DBS Check
15 4 (0.59%) MCITP
16 3 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (10.74%) SLA
2 18 (2.65%) GDPR
3 10 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.03%) PSD2
5 4 (0.59%) QA
6 3 (0.44%) PMO
7 2 (0.29%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.15%) Government Security Classifications
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 481 (70.74%) Active Directory
2 128 (18.82%) Hyper-V
3 109 (16.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 52 (7.65%) XenApp
5 47 (6.91%) XenDesktop
6 24 (3.53%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (1.62%) LXC
7 11 (1.62%) vSphere
8 9 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (1.18%) Terminal Services
9 8 (1.18%) VirtualBox
10 6 (0.88%) Firmware
11 4 (0.59%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.44%) BitLocker
12 3 (0.44%) DFS Replication
12 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 105 (15.44%) SCCM
2 26 (3.82%) WSUS
3 25 (3.68%) SCOM
4 22 (3.24%) Microsoft Intune
5 15 (2.21%) Ansible
5 15 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.74%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (0.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (0.59%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 3 (0.44%) Nagios
10 3 (0.44%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.44%) vRealize
11 2 (0.29%) AirWatch
11 2 (0.29%) Jamf Pro
11 2 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 379 (55.74%) Microsoft
2 182 (26.76%) VMware
3 110 (16.18%) Citrix
4 52 (7.65%) Cisco
5 35 (5.15%) Apple
6 31 (4.56%) Dell
7 26 (3.82%) HP
8 17 (2.50%) Symantec
9 16 (2.35%) Meraki
9 16 (2.35%) Oracle
9 16 (2.35%) Sony
10 13 (1.91%) SolarWinds
11 12 (1.76%) Veeam
12 11 (1.62%) IBM
12 11 (1.62%) ServiceNow
13 10 (1.47%) Ivanti
14 9 (1.32%) McAfee
15 8 (1.18%) Avaya
15 8 (1.18%) EMC
16 7 (1.03%) Sophos