Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
England > South East
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 147 123 92
Rank change year-on-year -24 -31 +55
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 427 191 851
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.39% 2.40% 3.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.31% 9.90% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 325 159 680
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,400 £21,475
25th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +2.56%
75th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,622 £56,250
England median annual salary £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -9.72% +10.77% -

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 3,774 1,929 6,469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.08% 24.23% 25.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2,573 1,598 5,460
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,250
25th Percentile £32,626 £34,000 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,500 £46,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.09% +8.24% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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
Thames Valley -8 150 £30,500 -10.29% 52
Hampshire -78 100 £31,500 -12.50% 39
Surrey -33 73 £38,500 +0.65% 28
Buckinghamshire -16 65 £29,000 +16.00% 18
Berkshire -39 58 £29,500 -38.70% 17
West Sussex +17 53 £25,000 -20.63% 14
Kent -13 35 £30,000 +9.09% 26
Oxfordshire -18 27 £33,500 -21.18% 17
East Sussex -56 12 £23,250 -25.00% 5
Home Counties - 1 £44,000 -
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 427 (100.00%) Windows
2 332 (77.75%) Microsoft 365
3 301 (70.49%) Active Directory
4 265 (62.06%) Microsoft
5 172 (40.28%) Azure
6 168 (39.34%) Windows Server
7 120 (28.10%) Social Skills
8 109 (25.53%) Microsoft Intune
9 105 (24.59%) ITIL
10 102 (23.89%) Windows 7
11 100 (23.42%) Microsoft Office
12 98 (22.95%) VMware
13 91 (21.31%) SharePoint
14 80 (18.74%) Finance
15 79 (18.50%) SCCM
16 77 (18.03%) Windows Server 2012
17 72 (16.86%) Azure Active Directory
18 70 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
19 69 (16.16%) TCP/IP
20 67 (15.69%) VPN
21 66 (15.46%) DNS
21 66 (15.46%) SLA
21 66 (15.46%) Firewall
22 65 (15.22%) PowerShell
22 65 (15.22%) Windows Server 2016
23 61 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
24 59 (13.82%) Citrix
25 55 (12.88%) Microsoft Certification
26 53 (12.41%) Security Cleared
27 50 (11.71%) DHCP

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 91 (21.31%) SharePoint
2 39 (9.13%) MS Exchange
3 23 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (3.04%) IIS
5 11 (2.58%) CMS
5 11 (2.58%) Confluence
5 11 (2.58%) Sitecore CMS
5 11 (2.58%) Umbraco
5 11 (2.58%) WordPress
6 6 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.41%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.94%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 100 (23.42%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (5.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (3.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (2.58%) Sage 200
2 3 (0.70%) SAP GTS
3 2 (0.47%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 332 (77.75%) Microsoft 365
2 172 (40.28%) Azure
3 72 (16.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 34 (7.96%) OneDrive
5 22 (5.15%) Power Automate
6 20 (4.68%) IaaS
6 20 (4.68%) Power Platform
7 19 (4.45%) SaaS
8 17 (3.98%) PaaS
8 17 (3.98%) PowerApps
9 15 (3.51%) Mimecast
10 8 (1.87%) AWS
11 7 (1.64%) Google Workspace
12 6 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 2 (0.47%) Dropbox
14 1 (0.23%) Azure Stack
14 1 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
14 1 (0.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 69 (16.16%) TCP/IP
2 67 (15.69%) VPN
3 66 (15.46%) DNS
3 66 (15.46%) Firewall
4 50 (11.71%) DHCP
5 46 (10.77%) WAN
6 40 (9.37%) LAN
7 27 (6.32%) VoIP
8 25 (5.85%) Wi-Fi
9 23 (5.39%) Internet
9 23 (5.39%) VLAN
10 20 (4.68%) Unified Communications
11 15 (3.51%) Skype
11 15 (3.51%) Wireless
12 13 (3.04%) SAN
12 13 (3.04%) SD-WAN
13 11 (2.58%) IPsec
13 11 (2.58%) SSL
14 10 (2.34%) Ethernet
15 9 (2.11%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.87%) MongoDB
2 8 (1.87%) NoSQL
2 8 (1.87%) Power BI
2 8 (1.87%) Redis
3 4 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database
3 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (0.47%) MS Access
4 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 13 (3.04%) JIRA
1 13 (3.04%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.87%) Moq
2 8 (1.87%) NUnit
3 4 (0.94%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.94%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.23%) Robot Framework
4 1 (0.23%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 120 (28.10%) Social Skills
2 80 (18.74%) Finance
3 17 (3.98%) Organisational Skills
4 16 (3.75%) Law
5 14 (3.28%) Legal
5 14 (3.28%) Retail
6 12 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (2.81%) Pharmaceutical
7 11 (2.58%) Digital Economy
8 10 (2.34%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 10 (2.34%) Telecoms
9 9 (2.11%) Public Sector
10 8 (1.87%) Marketing
11 6 (1.41%) Banking
12 2 (0.47%) Advertising
12 2 (0.47%) Automotive
12 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.23%) Military
13 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 103 (24.12%) Analyst
2 69 (16.16%) IT Support
3 64 (14.99%) Support Analyst
4 56 (13.11%) Support Engineer
5 48 (11.24%) 2nd Line Support
6 45 (10.54%) IT Engineer
7 39 (9.13%) Service Analyst
8 36 (8.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 35 (8.20%) Desktop Support
9 35 (8.20%) Service Desk Analyst
10 31 (7.26%) IT Analyst
11 24 (5.62%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 22 (5.15%) IT Support Analyst
12 22 (5.15%) IT Support Engineer
13 21 (4.92%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 20 (4.68%) Cloud Consultant
14 20 (4.68%) Consultant
14 20 (4.68%) Technical Consultant
15 17 (3.98%) Desktop Support Analyst
15 17 (3.98%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.58%) .NET
2 10 (2.34%) ASP.NET
3 8 (1.87%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (1.87%) SAML
4 7 (1.64%) HTML
5 5 (1.17%) XMPP
6 4 (0.94%) Ajax
6 4 (0.94%) jQuery
6 4 (0.94%) WSH
6 4 (0.94%) XML
7 2 (0.47%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (0.47%) CSS
7 2 (0.47%) LDAP
7 2 (0.47%) Node-RED
8 1 (0.23%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.43%) Data Centre
2 24 (5.62%) Driving Licence
3 20 (4.68%) Public Cloud
4 14 (3.28%) Smartphone
5 13 (3.04%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (2.81%) User Experience
7 11 (2.58%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (1.87%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.87%) Wiki
9 7 (1.64%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.17%) Clustering
10 5 (1.17%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.17%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.94%) Online Banking
12 3 (0.70%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.70%) EPoS
13 2 (0.47%) iPhone
13 2 (0.47%) PKI
13 2 (0.47%) SCADA
13 2 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 427 (100.00%) Windows
2 168 (39.34%) Windows Server
3 102 (23.89%) Windows 7
4 77 (18.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 65 (15.22%) Windows Server 2016
6 48 (11.24%) Windows Server 2019
7 47 (11.01%) Android
8 44 (10.30%) Apple iOS
9 43 (10.07%) Linux
10 33 (7.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 27 (6.32%) Windows 8
12 15 (3.51%) Mac OS
13 7 (1.64%) Unix
14 6 (1.41%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.94%) VMS
15 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.47%) Solaris
17 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (24.59%) ITIL
2 70 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
3 45 (10.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 36 (8.43%) Service Management
5 35 (8.20%) Presales
6 26 (6.09%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (5.62%) Service Delivery
8 22 (5.15%) Root Cause Analysis
8 22 (5.15%) Time Management
9 21 (4.92%) Requirements Gathering
10 19 (4.45%) Asset Management
11 18 (4.22%) Migration
12 17 (3.98%) Incident Management
12 17 (3.98%) Problem Management
12 17 (3.98%) Project Management
13 14 (3.28%) IT Strategy
13 14 (3.28%) ITSM
13 14 (3.28%) Supplier Management
14 13 (3.04%) Strategic Roadmap
14 13 (3.04%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 65 (15.22%) PowerShell
2 39 (9.13%) SQL
3 12 (2.81%) Python
4 11 (2.58%) C#
5 10 (2.34%) PL/SQL
6 8 (1.87%) T-SQL
7 6 (1.41%) Java
7 6 (1.41%) Tcl
8 4 (0.94%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.94%) VBScript
9 1 (0.23%) Delphi
9 1 (0.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 55 (12.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (12.41%) Security Cleared
3 49 (11.48%) SC Cleared
4 25 (5.85%) Degree
5 23 (5.39%) MCSE
6 14 (3.28%) A+ Certification
6 14 (3.28%) MCP
7 10 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (2.34%) MCSA
8 8 (1.87%) DBS Check
9 5 (1.17%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (0.94%) HNC
11 3 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.47%) CCNA
12 2 (0.47%) HND
12 2 (0.47%) MCITP
12 2 (0.47%) MCTS
12 2 (0.47%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (15.46%) SLA
2 14 (3.28%) GDPR
3 5 (1.17%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.47%) Accessibility
4 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.23%) PMO
5 1 (0.23%) QA
System Software
1 301 (70.49%) Active Directory
2 61 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (11.24%) Hyper-V
4 17 (3.98%) vSphere
5 13 (3.04%) XenDesktop
6 12 (2.81%) Virtual Desktop
6 12 (2.81%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (2.81%) XenApp
7 11 (2.58%) Docker
7 11 (2.58%) VirtualBox
8 5 (1.17%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.70%) Firmware
10 3 (0.70%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.47%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.23%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.23%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.23%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 109 (25.53%) Microsoft Intune
2 79 (18.50%) SCCM
3 16 (3.75%) Jamf Pro
4 14 (3.28%) Single Sign-On
5 11 (2.58%) WSUS
6 6 (1.41%) Backup Exec
7 5 (1.17%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.94%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.70%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 3 (0.70%) MobiControl
10 2 (0.47%) Ansible
10 2 (0.47%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.47%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.47%) Plesk
11 1 (0.23%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.23%) SCOM
11 1 (0.23%) ServiceCenter
11 1 (0.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 265 (62.06%) Microsoft
2 98 (22.95%) VMware
3 59 (13.82%) Citrix
4 35 (8.20%) Cisco
5 29 (6.79%) ServiceNow
6 27 (6.32%) Apple
7 16 (3.75%) Meraki
7 16 (3.75%) Palo Alto
7 16 (3.75%) Sophos
7 16 (3.75%) Veeam
8 13 (3.04%) Sage
9 11 (2.58%) Sitecore
10 10 (2.34%) Oracle
11 8 (1.87%) Okta
12 7 (1.64%) CrowdStrike
12 7 (1.64%) Dell
12 7 (1.64%) Juniper
13 6 (1.41%) Adobe
14 5 (1.17%) Avaya
14 5 (1.17%) EMC