Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
England > South West
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 175 239
Rank change year-on-year +34 +64 +110
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 215 175 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.10% 1.74% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.13% 6.67% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 175 155 98
South West median annual salary £32,500 £31,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.84% +14.81% -3.57%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,500 £20,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £37,085
England median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year +3.17% +1.61% -1.59%

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 West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,644 2,625 2,867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.84% 26.09% 26.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,090 2,190 2,509
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,235 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +0.56%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in the South West

Windows 10
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 10 in the South West.

Salary trend for Windows 10 in the South West

Windows 10
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in the South West over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 10 in the South West

Windows 10
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Wiltshire +3 58 £47,500 +43.94% 12
Bristol +1 52 £25,750 -14.17% 7
Dorset +4 40 £35,000 +68.67% 6
Gloucestershire -7 24 £25,750 -44.02% 9
Somerset +31 18 £32,500 +47.73% 4
Devon +15 8 £24,000 -15.79% 3
Cornwall - 5 £26,500 - 1
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 West region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 215 (100.00%) Windows
2 144 (66.98%) Microsoft
3 125 (58.14%) Active Directory
4 115 (53.49%) Windows 7
5 95 (44.19%) Windows Server
6 81 (37.67%) Office 365
7 73 (33.95%) VMware
8 72 (33.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 70 (32.56%) Linux
10 66 (30.70%) ITIL
11 65 (30.23%) MS Exchange
12 62 (28.84%) SCCM
13 59 (27.44%) VMware Infrastructure
14 54 (25.12%) Microsoft Azure
15 50 (23.26%) Firewall
15 50 (23.26%) Cisco
16 49 (22.79%) Security Cleared
17 47 (21.86%) PowerShell
18 42 (19.53%) Windows Server 2008
19 41 (19.07%) PRINCE2
19 41 (19.07%) Microsoft Office
20 39 (18.14%) Project Management
21 36 (16.74%) Citrix
22 35 (16.28%) Data Protection
23 34 (15.81%) SC Cleared
23 34 (15.81%) Amazon AWS
24 31 (14.42%) Hyper-V
25 30 (13.95%) Virtual Desktop
25 30 (13.95%) Intrusion Detection
26 29 (13.49%) DV Cleared

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 65 (30.23%) MS Exchange
2 27 (12.56%) SharePoint
3 25 (11.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 17 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (6.51%) Skype for Business
6 9 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (4.19%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (3.72%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.93%) GroupWise
9 2 (0.93%) Site Server
10 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 41 (19.07%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (11.63%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (3.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (3.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (2.79%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.40%) CATIA
5 3 (1.40%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.40%) SAP R/3
1 3 (1.40%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.47%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 81 (37.67%) Office 365
2 54 (25.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (15.81%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.40%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.40%) Mimecast
4 3 (1.40%) SaaS
5 2 (0.93%) IaaS
5 2 (0.93%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (0.93%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.47%) G Suite
6 1 (0.47%) PaaS
6 1 (0.47%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 50 (23.26%) Firewall
2 30 (13.95%) Intrusion Detection
3 27 (12.56%) DNS
3 27 (12.56%) Unified Communications
4 25 (11.63%) LAN
4 25 (11.63%) Software-Defined Networking
5 24 (11.16%) WAN
6 23 (10.70%) TCP/IP
7 20 (9.30%) DHCP
8 14 (6.51%) Skype
9 12 (5.58%) Internet
9 12 (5.58%) Wireless
10 10 (4.65%) VoIP
11 9 (4.19%) VPN
11 9 (4.19%) WLAN
12 8 (3.72%) Remote Desktop
13 7 (3.26%) NAS
14 5 (2.33%) Network Security
14 5 (2.33%) SAN
15 4 (1.86%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.86%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.40%) MSI
2 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (13.02%) Finance
2 16 (7.44%) Manufacturing
3 13 (6.05%) Retail
4 12 (5.58%) Telecoms
5 11 (5.12%) Electronics
6 9 (4.19%) Legal
7 6 (2.79%) Law
8 3 (1.40%) Marketing
9 2 (0.93%) Back Office
10 1 (0.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (22.79%) Support Engineer
2 48 (22.33%) IT Support
3 38 (17.67%) IT Engineer
4 34 (15.81%) Analyst
5 28 (13.02%) IT Support Engineer
6 25 (11.63%) Support Analyst
7 23 (10.70%) Architect
8 22 (10.23%) 2nd Line Support
8 22 (10.23%) Solutions Architect
9 21 (9.77%) Desktop Support
9 21 (9.77%) Lead Architect
9 21 (9.77%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 18 (8.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 18 (8.37%) IT Analyst
11 14 (6.51%) Desktop Engineer
12 13 (6.05%) IT Support Analyst
12 13 (6.05%) Project Manager
12 13 (6.05%) Senior Manager
12 13 (6.05%) Senior Project Manager
13 12 (5.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.86%) 802.1X
1 4 (1.86%) WAP
2 1 (0.47%) .NET
2 1 (0.47%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.47%) Entity Framework
2 1 (0.47%) JSON
2 1 (0.47%) REST
2 1 (0.47%) SOAP
2 1 (0.47%) Universal Windows Platform
2 1 (0.47%) WPF
2 1 (0.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.09%) Blackberry
2 25 (11.63%) Hybrid Cloud
3 18 (8.37%) Data Centre
4 13 (6.05%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.72%) Driving Licence
6 8 (3.72%) Fat Client
6 8 (3.72%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.72%) Thin Client
7 6 (2.79%) iPad
7 6 (2.79%) iPhone
8 5 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.86%) Clustering
9 4 (1.86%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.86%) Social Media
10 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.93%) Fintech
11 2 (0.93%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (0.93%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 215 (100.00%) Windows
2 115 (53.49%) Windows 7
3 95 (44.19%) Windows Server
4 72 (33.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 70 (32.56%) Linux
6 42 (19.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (11.63%) Windows 8
8 13 (6.05%) Windows XP
9 9 (4.19%) Apple iOS
9 9 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (3.72%) Android
11 4 (1.86%) Unix
12 3 (1.40%) CentOS
12 3 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.93%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (30.70%) ITIL
2 41 (19.07%) PRINCE2
3 39 (18.14%) Project Management
4 35 (16.28%) Data Protection
5 29 (13.49%) Mobile Device Management
6 27 (12.56%) Service Delivery
7 25 (11.63%) ArchiMate
7 25 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
7 25 (11.63%) Security Monitoring
7 25 (11.63%) Technical Architecture
7 25 (11.63%) TOGAF
8 22 (10.23%) Service Management
9 21 (9.77%) MODAF
10 18 (8.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 16 (7.44%) ERP
12 14 (6.51%) Customer Requirements
13 11 (5.12%) ITIL V3
13 11 (5.12%) Project Planning
14 10 (4.65%) Knowledge Management
14 10 (4.65%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 47 (21.86%) PowerShell
2 14 (6.51%) C
3 11 (5.12%) VB
4 10 (4.65%) SQL
5 8 (3.72%) C++
5 8 (3.72%) Python
6 1 (0.47%) C#
6 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (22.79%) Security Cleared
2 34 (15.81%) SC Cleared
3 29 (13.49%) DV Cleared
4 25 (11.63%) TOGAF Certification
5 24 (11.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (10.70%) Degree
7 10 (4.65%) APMP
7 10 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (4.19%) CCNA
9 8 (3.72%) HNC
9 8 (3.72%) MCP
9 8 (3.72%) MCSA
9 8 (3.72%) MCSE
10 5 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (1.86%) ISEB
11 4 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.86%) MCDST
12 2 (0.93%) CCA
12 2 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.93%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.51%) SLA
2 10 (4.65%) GDPR
3 3 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 125 (58.14%) Active Directory
2 59 (27.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (14.42%) Hyper-V
4 30 (13.95%) Virtual Desktop
5 9 (4.19%) XenApp
6 4 (1.86%) BitLocker
7 3 (1.40%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.40%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.93%) vSphere
8 2 (0.93%) Xen
8 2 (0.93%) XenServer
9 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 62 (28.84%) SCCM
2 25 (11.63%) SCOM
2 25 (11.63%) vRealize
3 7 (3.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (1.86%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (1.86%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.40%) Cacti
6 3 (1.40%) Nagios
7 2 (0.93%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.93%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.93%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.47%) SmoothWall
8 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 144 (66.98%) Microsoft
2 73 (33.95%) VMware
3 50 (23.26%) Cisco
4 36 (16.74%) Citrix
5 15 (6.98%) Apple
6 14 (6.51%) McAfee
7 12 (5.58%) HP
7 12 (5.58%) Mitel
8 10 (4.65%) Symantec
9 6 (2.79%) SAP
10 5 (2.33%) Meraki
10 5 (2.33%) Veeam
11 4 (1.86%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.40%) Autodesk
12 3 (1.40%) NetApp
12 3 (1.40%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.40%) SonicWALL
12 3 (1.40%) Ubiquiti
13 2 (0.93%) Remedy
13 2 (0.93%) Sage