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

Microsoft Windows 10
England > South East
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 95 115 193
Rank change year-on-year +20 +78 +55
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 689 720 536
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.23% 2.71% 1.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.37% 10.82% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 608 658 487
Median annual salary £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.62% - +4.84%

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 5,155 6,652 8,367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 24.16% 25.04% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4,234 5,431 7,024
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 2 April 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 2 April 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 -3 187 £32,500 -5.93% 32
Surrey +35 177 £30,000 +1.69% 23
Hampshire +34 157 £27,000 -10.00% 15
West Sussex +21 88 £43,750 - 8
Buckinghamshire +52 79 £31,500 +28.57% 10
Berkshire -31 69 £32,500 -8.45% 12
East Sussex +48 42 £25,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -13 39 £35,000 +8.20% 10
Kent +12 36 £28,250 +13.00% 10
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 2 April 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.

1 688 (99.85%) Windows
2 488 (70.83%) Active Directory
3 453 (65.75%) Office 365
4 365 (52.98%) Microsoft
5 307 (44.56%) Windows 7
6 258 (37.45%) Windows Server
7 203 (29.46%) ITIL
8 190 (27.58%) VMware
9 162 (23.51%) Microsoft Office
10 137 (19.88%) Azure
11 123 (17.85%) Windows Server 2012
12 119 (17.27%) Problem-Solving
13 118 (17.13%) Firewall
14 116 (16.84%) Windows Server 2016
15 115 (16.69%) VMware Infrastructure
16 105 (15.24%) DNS
17 104 (15.09%) SLA
17 104 (15.09%) Windows 8
18 103 (14.95%) DHCP
18 103 (14.95%) Citrix
19 102 (14.80%) TCP/IP
20 99 (14.37%) MS Exchange
21 92 (13.35%) Microsoft Certification
22 87 (12.63%) LAN
22 87 (12.63%) WAN
23 85 (12.34%) PowerShell
23 85 (12.34%) SCCM
24 83 (12.05%) Hyper-V
25 80 (11.61%) Management Information System
26 74 (10.74%) Windows Server 2008

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 99 (14.37%) MS Exchange
2 48 (6.97%) SharePoint
3 31 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (3.48%) Skype for Business
6 10 (1.45%) IIS
7 2 (0.29%) Confluence
7 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 162 (23.51%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (3.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (2.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.29%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.29%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 453 (65.75%) Office 365
2 137 (19.88%) Azure
3 49 (7.11%) AWS
4 35 (5.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 23 (3.34%) PaaS
6 20 (2.90%) OneDrive
7 11 (1.60%) Dynamics 365
8 10 (1.45%) IaaS
9 8 (1.16%) SaaS
10 7 (1.02%) Power Platform
11 6 (0.87%) Mimecast
11 6 (0.87%) PowerApps
12 3 (0.44%) Google Drive
13 2 (0.29%) G Suite
13 2 (0.29%) Serverless
14 1 (0.15%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Flow
14 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 118 (17.13%) Firewall
2 105 (15.24%) DNS
3 103 (14.95%) DHCP
4 102 (14.80%) TCP/IP
5 87 (12.63%) LAN
5 87 (12.63%) WAN
6 61 (8.85%) VPN
7 42 (6.10%) VoIP
8 34 (4.93%) Skype
9 31 (4.50%) VLAN
10 27 (3.92%) Remote Desktop
10 27 (3.92%) Wireless
11 22 (3.19%) Wi-Fi
12 18 (2.61%) Broadband
13 12 (1.74%) SAN
14 10 (1.45%) NetScaler
15 9 (1.31%) Internet
16 7 (1.02%) IP Telephony
16 7 (1.02%) SSL
17 6 (0.87%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (7.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (0.87%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.29%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.15%) MS Access
5 1 (0.15%) Power BI
5 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (0.73%) JIRA
1 5 (0.73%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.29%) Chocolatey
2 2 (0.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.29%) Selenium
2 2 (0.29%) SpecFlow
2 2 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 61 (8.85%) Finance
2 30 (4.35%) Legal
3 23 (3.34%) Manufacturing
4 17 (2.47%) Law
5 14 (2.03%) Back Office
5 14 (2.03%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.89%) Public Sector
7 11 (1.60%) Aerospace
8 6 (0.87%) Retail
9 5 (0.73%) Automotive
9 5 (0.73%) Billing
9 5 (0.73%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.58%) Banking
11 2 (0.29%) Advertising
11 2 (0.29%) Electronics
11 2 (0.29%) German Language
11 2 (0.29%) Marketing
12 1 (0.15%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.15%) French Language
12 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 183 (26.56%) Support Engineer
2 164 (23.80%) IT Support
3 160 (23.22%) Analyst
4 107 (15.53%) IT Engineer
5 76 (11.03%) Desktop Support
5 76 (11.03%) IT Analyst
5 76 (11.03%) IT Support Engineer
6 67 (9.72%) Support Analyst
7 65 (9.43%) Desktop Engineer
8 60 (8.71%) 2nd Line Support
8 60 (8.71%) Service Analyst
9 56 (8.13%) Service Desk Analyst
10 48 (6.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 46 (6.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 45 (6.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 43 (6.24%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 41 (5.95%) IT Support Analyst
15 40 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support
16 39 (5.66%) 1st Line Support
17 36 (5.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.89%) LDAP
2 7 (1.02%) .NET
3 4 (0.58%) COM
4 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (0.29%) JSON
4 2 (0.29%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.15%) CSS
5 1 (0.15%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.15%) HTML
5 1 (0.15%) Middleware
5 1 (0.15%) ODBC
5 1 (0.15%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 80 (11.61%) Management Information System
2 47 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (6.39%) Driving Licence
4 40 (5.81%) Self-Motivation
5 26 (3.77%) Smartphone
6 13 (1.89%) Data Centre
6 13 (1.89%) iPhone
7 10 (1.45%) iPad
7 10 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
8 9 (1.31%) Public Cloud
9 8 (1.16%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.02%) Device Driver
10 7 (1.02%) Replication
11 6 (0.87%) EPoS
11 6 (0.87%) NHS
12 5 (0.73%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.73%) User Experience
13 4 (0.58%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.58%) Security Operations Centre
14 3 (0.44%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 688 (99.85%) Windows
2 307 (44.56%) Windows 7
3 258 (37.45%) Windows Server
4 123 (17.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 116 (16.84%) Windows Server 2016
6 104 (15.09%) Windows 8
7 74 (10.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 41 (5.95%) Linux
9 29 (4.21%) Apple iOS
10 27 (3.92%) Windows Server 2019
11 24 (3.48%) Android
12 23 (3.34%) Mac OS
13 18 (2.61%) Windows XP
14 16 (2.32%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (1.60%) Unix
16 9 (1.31%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 3 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
19 1 (0.15%) AIX
19 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (29.46%) ITIL
2 119 (17.27%) Problem-Solving
3 65 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 53 (7.69%) Information Security
5 50 (7.26%) Project Delivery
6 39 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
7 38 (5.52%) Mentoring
8 34 (4.93%) Mobile Device Management
9 33 (4.79%) Ticket Management
10 27 (3.92%) Change Management
10 27 (3.92%) ISMS
11 26 (3.77%) Deployment Automation
11 26 (3.77%) Information Security Management
11 26 (3.77%) Security Management
12 24 (3.48%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (3.19%) Migration
13 22 (3.19%) Presales
14 21 (3.05%) ITIL V3
14 21 (3.05%) Time Management
15 20 (2.90%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (12.34%) PowerShell
2 50 (7.26%) SQL
3 16 (2.32%) C
4 7 (1.02%) C#
5 6 (0.87%) VB
6 5 (0.73%) VBScript
7 4 (0.58%) Java
8 3 (0.44%) C++
9 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.15%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.15%) Python
10 1 (0.15%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 92 (13.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 55 (7.98%) MCSE
3 43 (6.24%) A+ Certification
4 41 (5.95%) Degree
5 40 (5.81%) Security Cleared
6 32 (4.64%) MCP
7 31 (4.50%) ITIL Certification
8 25 (3.63%) SC Cleared
9 22 (3.19%) MCSA
10 20 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (2.76%) CCNA
12 13 (1.89%) MCITP
13 12 (1.74%) Numerate Degree
14 8 (1.16%) CCNP
15 5 (0.73%) Network+ Certification
16 4 (0.58%) CCENT
16 4 (0.58%) MCDST
17 3 (0.44%) HND
17 3 (0.44%) VCAP
18 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (15.09%) SLA
2 14 (2.03%) QA
3 9 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.31%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.02%) GDPR
5 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.15%) NIST
6 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 488 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 115 (16.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (12.05%) Hyper-V
4 27 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (3.05%) XenApp
6 20 (2.90%) VMware Workstation
7 19 (2.76%) Virtual Machines
8 17 (2.47%) BitLocker
9 15 (2.18%) VirtualBox
9 15 (2.18%) XenDesktop
10 12 (1.74%) vSphere
11 8 (1.16%) Virtual Desktop
12 7 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.58%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.58%) VMware NSX
14 2 (0.29%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.29%) LXC
14 2 (0.29%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 85 (12.34%) SCCM
2 46 (6.68%) Microsoft Intune
3 14 (2.03%) Ansible
4 8 (1.16%) Backup Exec
4 8 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (0.87%) Nagios
7 5 (0.73%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
7 5 (0.73%) vRealize
8 4 (0.58%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (0.58%) SCOM
8 4 (0.58%) WSUS
9 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (0.44%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.29%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 365 (52.98%) Microsoft
2 190 (27.58%) VMware
3 103 (14.95%) Citrix
4 60 (8.71%) Cisco
5 58 (8.42%) Apple
6 37 (5.37%) Veeam
7 25 (3.63%) HP
8 19 (2.76%) Oracle
9 14 (2.03%) ServiceNow
10 13 (1.89%) Meraki
11 12 (1.74%) Ivanti
12 11 (1.60%) Dell
12 11 (1.60%) Sophos
12 11 (1.60%) Symantec
12 11 (1.60%) Veritas
13 10 (1.45%) MobileIron
14 9 (1.31%) SonicWALL
14 9 (1.31%) Sony
15 7 (1.02%) Avaya
15 7 (1.02%) McAfee