Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
England > South East
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 200 293
Rank change year-on-year +60 +93 +321
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 673 490 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.31% 1.69% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.22% 6.04% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 573 424 332
South East median annual salary £30,000 £28,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.27% -26.88%
10th Percentile £19,750 £19,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,350 £48,250
England median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £31,413
% change year-on-year +1.56% +1.87% -16.23%

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 7,296 8,112 10,626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.03% 28.03% 29.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6,003 6,953 9,176
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +48 264 £33,500 +3.08% 32
Surrey +64 182 £31,500 +26.00% 13
Berkshire +81 161 £37,500 -1.96% 9
Hampshire +25 151 £27,500 -1.79% 19
Buckinghamshire +38 82 £27,000 -1.82% 15
West Sussex +8 39 £22,500 -30.77% 7
Kent -2 23 £27,500 +7.84% 6
Oxfordshire -37 21 £26,500 -29.33% 8
East Sussex -18 5 £40,500 +62.00% 6
M4 Corridor - 5 £62,500 -
Middlesex +6 1 £31,500 -16.00% 1
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 671 (99.70%) Windows
2 449 (66.72%) Active Directory
3 387 (57.50%) Windows 7
4 356 (52.90%) Office 365
4 356 (52.90%) Microsoft
5 334 (49.63%) Windows Server
6 249 (37.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 208 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 205 (30.46%) Windows 8
9 190 (28.23%) VMware
10 165 (24.52%) Microsoft Office
11 149 (22.14%) ITIL
12 140 (20.80%) Firewall
13 128 (19.02%) Hyper-V
14 127 (18.87%) Citrix
15 124 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
16 120 (17.83%) MS Exchange
17 117 (17.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 116 (17.24%) DNS
19 112 (16.64%) Microsoft Azure
20 100 (14.86%) DHCP
20 100 (14.86%) Finance
20 100 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
21 99 (14.71%) PowerShell
22 95 (14.12%) TCP/IP
23 81 (12.04%) SCCM
24 79 (11.74%) LAN
25 75 (11.14%) SQL
26 74 (11.00%) XenApp
27 72 (10.70%) XenDesktop

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 (17.83%) MS Exchange
2 61 (9.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 55 (8.17%) SharePoint
4 36 (5.35%) Skype for Business
5 35 (5.20%) IIS
6 32 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (2.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (0.89%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.45%) Apache
11 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.30%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.30%) JBoss
12 1 (0.15%) CMS
12 1 (0.15%) Confluence
12 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.15%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.15%) Site Server
Applications
1 165 (24.52%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.59%) TRIRIGA
2 3 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.15%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 356 (52.90%) Office 365
2 112 (16.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (7.58%) PaaS
4 44 (6.54%) IaaS
5 38 (5.65%) Dynamics 365
6 35 (5.20%) Amazon AWS
7 27 (4.01%) Azure Active Directory
8 19 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (1.49%) Mimecast
10 6 (0.89%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.59%) SaaS
12 2 (0.30%) G Suite
13 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.15%) Trello
13 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 140 (20.80%) Firewall
2 116 (17.24%) DNS
3 100 (14.86%) DHCP
4 95 (14.12%) TCP/IP
5 79 (11.74%) LAN
6 65 (9.66%) VPN
6 65 (9.66%) WAN
7 55 (8.17%) VoIP
7 55 (8.17%) Wi-Fi
8 43 (6.39%) Network Security
9 32 (4.75%) SAN
10 31 (4.61%) Internet
10 31 (4.61%) Skype
11 28 (4.16%) Wireless
12 18 (2.67%) WLAN
13 16 (2.38%) VLAN
14 15 (2.23%) NAS
15 14 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
16 10 (1.49%) Intranet
17 9 (1.34%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (1.63%) Azure SQL Database
3 11 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (1.49%) MySQL
5 2 (0.30%) MS Access
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.15%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.15%) Power BI
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (1.93%) Visual Studio
2 12 (1.78%) Git (software)
3 11 (1.63%) Chocolatey
3 11 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.63%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (1.34%) MSI
5 4 (0.59%) AdminStudio
6 3 (0.45%) JIRA
7 1 (0.15%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.15%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.15%) Selenium
7 1 (0.15%) Subversion
7 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
General
1 100 (14.86%) Finance
2 38 (5.65%) Legal
3 25 (3.71%) Law
4 19 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 12 (1.78%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.63%) Electronics
7 8 (1.19%) Retail
8 6 (0.89%) Automotive
8 6 (0.89%) Back Office
9 5 (0.74%) Banking
9 5 (0.74%) Marketing
10 2 (0.30%) Billing
10 2 (0.30%) German Language
11 1 (0.15%) Advertising
11 1 (0.15%) French Language
11 1 (0.15%) Games
11 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.15%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.15%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 171 (25.41%) IT Support
2 165 (24.52%) Analyst
3 136 (20.21%) Support Engineer
4 98 (14.56%) IT Engineer
5 87 (12.93%) Support Analyst
6 78 (11.59%) IT Analyst
7 74 (11.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 71 (10.55%) IT Support Engineer
9 58 (8.62%) IT Support Analyst
10 57 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support
11 46 (6.84%) Desktop Support
12 42 (6.24%) Service Analyst
12 42 (6.24%) Service Desk Analyst
13 40 (5.94%) Support Technician
14 34 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support
14 34 (5.05%) IT Technician
15 32 (4.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 30 (4.46%) Team Leader
17 29 (4.31%) IT Support Technician
18 28 (4.16%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.12%) .NET
2 11 (1.63%) JSON
2 11 (1.63%) X-Windows
3 10 (1.49%) WCF
4 9 (1.34%) Web Services
5 5 (0.74%) HTML
5 5 (0.74%) Software Packaging
6 3 (0.45%) XML
7 2 (0.30%) COM
8 1 (0.15%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.15%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (6.98%) PKI
2 42 (6.24%) Data Centre
3 35 (5.20%) Self-Motivation
4 28 (4.16%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (3.71%) Management Information System
6 19 (2.82%) Driving Licence
7 16 (2.38%) Public Cloud
8 14 (2.08%) Computer Science
8 14 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
8 14 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (1.78%) Linux Command Line
10 10 (1.49%) Replication
11 8 (1.19%) Clustering
12 7 (1.04%) Fat Client
12 7 (1.04%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.04%) Thin Client
13 6 (0.89%) Blackberry
13 6 (0.89%) User Experience
14 5 (0.74%) Fintech
15 4 (0.59%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 671 (99.70%) Windows
2 387 (57.50%) Windows 7
3 334 (49.63%) Windows Server
4 249 (37.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 208 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 205 (30.46%) Windows 8
7 59 (8.77%) Linux
8 30 (4.46%) Apple iOS
9 23 (3.42%) Android
10 21 (3.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (2.97%) Windows XP
12 16 (2.38%) Mac OS X
13 15 (2.23%) Ubuntu
14 12 (1.78%) Mac OS
15 9 (1.34%) CentOS
16 7 (1.04%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.45%) Unix
18 2 (0.30%) Debian
19 1 (0.15%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (22.14%) ITIL
2 117 (17.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 100 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
4 70 (10.40%) Migration
5 52 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (7.73%) DevOps
6 49 (7.28%) Network Virtualisation
7 39 (5.79%) Load Balancing
8 36 (5.35%) IT Strategy
9 35 (5.20%) Scrum
10 30 (4.46%) ITIL V3
11 29 (4.31%) Service Delivery
12 27 (4.01%) Continuous Improvement
13 24 (3.57%) Incident Management
13 24 (3.57%) Project Management
14 18 (2.67%) Asset Management
14 18 (2.67%) Information Security
14 18 (2.67%) ITSM
15 15 (2.23%) Disaster Recovery
15 15 (2.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (14.71%) PowerShell
2 75 (11.14%) SQL
3 23 (3.42%) C#
4 15 (2.23%) VBScript
5 10 (1.49%) T-SQL
5 10 (1.49%) VB
6 5 (0.74%) Java
7 4 (0.59%) C
8 2 (0.30%) PHP
9 1 (0.15%) C++
9 1 (0.15%) Perl
9 1 (0.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 68 (10.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (8.47%) MCSE
3 38 (5.65%) Security Cleared
4 34 (5.05%) SC Cleared
5 27 (4.01%) MCP
6 24 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 21 (3.12%) Degree
8 19 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
9 16 (2.38%) A+ Certification
10 10 (1.49%) CCNA
10 10 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
12 8 (1.19%) MCSA
12 8 (1.19%) Network+ Certification
13 7 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (0.89%) PMI Certification
15 5 (0.74%) DV Cleared
16 4 (0.59%) DBS Check
16 4 (0.59%) MCITP
17 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (9.96%) SLA
2 15 (2.23%) GDPR
2 15 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.93%) PSD2
4 4 (0.59%) PMO
5 3 (0.45%) QA
6 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 449 (66.72%) Active Directory
2 128 (19.02%) Hyper-V
3 124 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 74 (11.00%) XenApp
5 72 (10.70%) XenDesktop
6 44 (6.54%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (2.08%) VirtualBox
8 12 (1.78%) Virtual Desktop
9 11 (1.63%) LXC
10 8 (1.19%) Terminal Server
11 7 (1.04%) Firmware
12 6 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (0.89%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
14 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
14 4 (0.59%) vSphere
15 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 81 (12.04%) SCCM
2 21 (3.12%) SCOM
3 13 (1.93%) WSUS
4 12 (1.78%) Microsoft Intune
4 12 (1.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 10 (1.49%) Ansible
5 10 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.34%) Backup Exec
7 8 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (0.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 4 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.45%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.45%) Nagios
10 2 (0.30%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.15%) Nessus
11 1 (0.15%) Nmap
11 1 (0.15%) Puppet
11 1 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 356 (52.90%) Microsoft
2 190 (28.23%) VMware
3 127 (18.87%) Citrix
4 43 (6.39%) Cisco
5 30 (4.46%) Apple
6 28 (4.16%) Dell
7 19 (2.82%) HP
8 18 (2.67%) Sony
9 11 (1.63%) Oracle
9 11 (1.63%) Symantec
10 10 (1.49%) Avaya
10 10 (1.49%) Veeam
11 9 (1.34%) EqualLogic
11 9 (1.34%) Meraki
11 9 (1.34%) SAP
12 8 (1.19%) McAfee
12 8 (1.19%) ServiceNow
13 6 (0.89%) Sophos
13 6 (0.89%) Veritas
14 5 (0.74%) EMC