Period
to 28 January 2020

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 28 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
England > South West
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 76 159 148
Rank change year-on-year +83 -11 +113
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 321 174 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.73% 1.76% 2.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.91% 6.60% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 252 157 190
South West median annual salary £27,000 £31,500 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +2.44% +11.82%
10th Percentile £20,775 £21,250 £19,363
90th Percentile £46,000 £53,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year - +1.56% +6.67%

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 2,308 2,635 2,658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.85% 26.63% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,859 2,049 2,136
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% -

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 28 January 2020.

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 28 January 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
Bristol +61 104 £27,000 -6.90% 21
Wiltshire +46 90 £32,500 -35.00% 23
Gloucestershire -7 44 £23,500 -6.00% 10
Somerset +40 41 £26,000 -25.71% 11
Dorset +12 31 £27,500 -24.14% 7
Devon -6 2 £25,247 -1.95% 9
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 West region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 321 (100.00%) Windows
2 197 (61.37%) Active Directory
3 156 (48.60%) Office 365
4 145 (45.17%) Microsoft
5 127 (39.56%) Windows 7
5 127 (39.56%) Windows Server
6 108 (33.64%) VMware
7 84 (26.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 74 (23.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 71 (22.12%) Firewall
10 65 (20.25%) Microsoft Office
11 62 (19.31%) ITIL
12 59 (18.38%) Security Cleared
12 59 (18.38%) Problem-Solving
13 56 (17.45%) SLA
14 54 (16.82%) Windows 8
15 53 (16.51%) SCCM
16 50 (15.58%) Cisco
17 49 (15.26%) SharePoint
17 49 (15.26%) Azure
18 47 (14.64%) DNS
18 47 (14.64%) TCP/IP
19 46 (14.33%) DHCP
20 45 (14.02%) LAN
21 44 (13.71%) Windows Server 2008
22 40 (12.46%) PowerShell
23 37 (11.53%) SC Cleared
24 35 (10.90%) VMware ESXi
25 33 (10.28%) Video Conferencing
26 32 (9.97%) Apple

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 49 (15.26%) SharePoint
2 31 (9.66%) MS Exchange
3 15 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (3.74%) Skype for Business
5 9 (2.80%) Confluence
6 7 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.18%) Tornado
7 6 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.56%) CMS
8 5 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.31%) IIS
9 1 (0.31%) Moodle
Applications
1 65 (20.25%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.49%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (2.18%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (1.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) iTrent
2 1 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 156 (48.60%) Office 365
2 49 (15.26%) Azure
3 14 (4.36%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (2.18%) AWS
5 6 (1.87%) IaaS
6 5 (1.56%) OneDrive
6 5 (1.56%) SaaS
7 4 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (1.25%) NuGet
8 1 (0.31%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 71 (22.12%) Firewall
2 47 (14.64%) DNS
2 47 (14.64%) TCP/IP
3 46 (14.33%) DHCP
4 45 (14.02%) LAN
5 26 (8.10%) VPN
5 26 (8.10%) WAN
6 24 (7.48%) VLAN
6 24 (7.48%) Wireless
7 18 (5.61%) Remote Desktop
8 15 (4.67%) IPsec
9 13 (4.05%) Skype
9 13 (4.05%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (3.74%) VoIP
11 8 (2.49%) Internet
12 7 (2.18%) IPv4
12 7 (2.18%) Software-Defined Networking
13 5 (1.56%) Ethernet
14 3 (0.93%) Broadband
14 3 (0.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.56%) Geospatial Data
1 5 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (1.25%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.62%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (3.12%) JIRA
2 7 (2.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (1.87%) Bitbucket
4 5 (1.56%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.25%) Chocolatey
5 4 (1.25%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.31%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.31%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.31%) MSI
6 1 (0.31%) Subversion
6 1 (0.31%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 23 (7.17%) Finance
2 21 (6.54%) Military
2 21 (6.54%) Public Sector
3 20 (6.23%) Aerospace
4 19 (5.92%) Electronics
5 17 (5.30%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.74%) Retail
7 9 (2.80%) Banking
7 9 (2.80%) Legal
7 9 (2.80%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.49%) Law
8 8 (2.49%) Marketing
9 3 (0.93%) Advertising
10 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.31%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 100 (31.15%) Support Engineer
2 47 (14.64%) IT Support
3 46 (14.33%) Analyst
4 43 (13.40%) 2nd Line Support
5 36 (11.21%) IT Engineer
6 34 (10.59%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 24 (7.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 24 (7.48%) IT Support Engineer
7 24 (7.48%) Service Desk Engineer
7 24 (7.48%) Support Analyst
8 22 (6.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 22 (6.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (6.23%) 1st Line Support
10 19 (5.92%) Desktop Support
10 19 (5.92%) Service Analyst
11 17 (5.30%) Technical Engineer
12 16 (4.98%) Desktop Engineer
12 16 (4.98%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 16 (4.98%) Service Desk Analyst
12 16 (4.98%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.25%) .NET
1 4 (1.25%) .NET Core
2 2 (0.62%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (0.31%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.28%) Video Conferencing
2 24 (7.48%) Data Centre
3 17 (5.30%) Driving Licence
4 11 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.43%) iPhone
5 10 (3.12%) iPad
6 9 (2.80%) Hybrid Cloud
6 9 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (2.80%) User Experience
7 8 (2.49%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.18%) Fat Client
8 7 (2.18%) Thin Client
9 6 (1.87%) Clustering
9 6 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (1.56%) Mobile Computing
10 5 (1.56%) Robotics
10 5 (1.56%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.93%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.93%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.62%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 321 (100.00%) Windows
2 127 (39.56%) Windows 7
2 127 (39.56%) Windows Server
3 74 (23.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 54 (16.82%) Windows 8
5 44 (13.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (6.54%) Linux
7 11 (3.43%) Windows XP
8 9 (2.80%) Android
8 9 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.49%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.25%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.93%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.31%) CentOS
12 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.31%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (19.31%) ITIL
2 59 (18.38%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (7.79%) Service Management
4 24 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (7.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 20 (6.23%) Actionable Insight
7 19 (5.92%) Load Balancing
7 19 (5.92%) Migration
7 19 (5.92%) Service Delivery
8 18 (5.61%) Break/Fix
9 17 (5.30%) NsoIT
10 14 (4.36%) ITSM
11 13 (4.05%) Incident Management
12 11 (3.43%) CRM
12 11 (3.43%) Proactive Maintenance
12 11 (3.43%) Project Management
13 10 (3.12%) Project Delivery
14 9 (2.80%) Virtual Environments
14 9 (2.80%) Workflow
15 8 (2.49%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (12.46%) PowerShell
2 15 (4.67%) Python
2 15 (4.67%) SQL
3 13 (4.05%) C
4 8 (2.49%) Java
4 8 (2.49%) VBScript
5 7 (2.18%) C#
6 4 (1.25%) C++
7 2 (0.62%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 59 (18.38%) Security Cleared
2 37 (11.53%) SC Cleared
3 23 (7.17%) DV Cleared
4 19 (5.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (4.98%) Degree
6 12 (3.74%) MCSA
7 10 (3.12%) MCSE
8 9 (2.80%) CCNA
8 9 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (2.18%) TOGAF Certification
10 5 (1.56%) HNC
11 4 (1.25%) A+ Certification
11 4 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.93%) MCP
13 2 (0.62%) Network+ Certification
14 1 (0.31%) MCDBA
14 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.31%) PMP
14 1 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (17.45%) SLA
2 5 (1.56%) IEC 61131
3 3 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.62%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.31%) GxP
5 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 197 (61.37%) Active Directory
2 84 (26.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (10.90%) VMware ESXi
4 32 (9.97%) Hyper-V
5 27 (8.41%) UAG
6 21 (6.54%) VMware NSX
7 17 (5.30%) vSphere
8 10 (3.12%) Virtual Desktop
9 6 (1.87%) XenApp
10 5 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (1.25%) Docker
11 4 (1.25%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.93%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.31%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 53 (16.51%) SCCM
2 26 (8.10%) vCenter Server
3 19 (5.92%) Microsoft Intune
4 18 (5.61%) PaperCut
5 8 (2.49%) SCOM
5 8 (2.49%) WSUS
6 7 (2.18%) Ansible
6 7 (2.18%) vRealize
7 6 (1.87%) Cacti
7 6 (1.87%) Kubernetes
7 6 (1.87%) Nagios
8 5 (1.56%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (1.25%) Cloudify
9 4 (1.25%) FortiGate
9 4 (1.25%) logstash
9 4 (1.25%) Packer
9 4 (1.25%) Terraform
10 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.31%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 145 (45.17%) Microsoft
2 108 (33.64%) VMware
3 50 (15.58%) Cisco
4 32 (9.97%) Apple
5 29 (9.03%) Atlassian
6 28 (8.72%) Avaya
7 24 (7.48%) Citrix
7 24 (7.48%) Veeam
8 20 (6.23%) Meraki
9 16 (4.98%) HP
10 14 (4.36%) Dell
11 13 (4.05%) Juniper
11 13 (4.05%) McAfee
12 7 (2.18%) SAP
12 7 (2.18%) SolarWinds
13 6 (1.87%) Google
13 6 (1.87%) Sage
13 6 (1.87%) ServiceNow
13 6 (1.87%) Splunk
14 5 (1.56%) Brocade