Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
England > South West
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 159 178 249
Rank change year-on-year +19 +71 +24
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 188 183 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.86% 1.72% 0.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.87% 6.26% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 168 133 68
South West median annual salary £32,000 £30,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.26% +3.64%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,500 £19,175
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £47,875
England median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,870
% change year-on-year - +5.28% -3.53%

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 2,738 2,923 2,424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.07% 27.43% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,133 2,329 2,078
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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 +22 73 £32,500 +3.17% 4
Gloucestershire +15 40 £36,500 +46.00% 2
Wiltshire -5 32 £34,500 -8.00% 5
Dorset +14 20 £27,500 +7.84% 3
Somerset +2 11 £30,500 -22.78% 1
Devon -12 7 £23,000 +8.88% 2
Cornwall +28 4 £24,000 -
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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.

1 188 (100.00%) Windows
2 104 (55.32%) Office 365
3 102 (54.26%) Active Directory
4 101 (53.72%) Microsoft
5 89 (47.34%) Windows 7
6 82 (43.62%) Windows Server
7 63 (33.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 53 (28.19%) VMware
9 51 (27.13%) SCCM
10 49 (26.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 47 (25.00%) MS Exchange
12 46 (24.47%) Microsoft Azure
13 43 (22.87%) Firewall
14 41 (21.81%) ITIL
15 38 (20.21%) VMware Infrastructure
15 38 (20.21%) Microsoft Office
16 36 (19.15%) TCP/IP
17 34 (18.09%) Cisco
17 34 (18.09%) Hyper-V
18 31 (16.49%) DNS
18 31 (16.49%) Windows 8
19 27 (14.36%) WAN
19 27 (14.36%) Exchange Server 2010
20 26 (13.83%) Problem-Solving
20 26 (13.83%) Security Cleared
21 25 (13.30%) DHCP
21 25 (13.30%) Citrix
21 25 (13.30%) Microsoft Certification
21 25 (13.30%) LAN
22 23 (12.23%) Microsoft Intune

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 47 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 27 (14.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (6.38%) SharePoint
5 11 (5.85%) Skype for Business
6 7 (3.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 38 (20.21%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.26%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.53%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.53%) Camtasia
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.53%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.19%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 104 (55.32%) Office 365
2 46 (24.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (11.70%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.19%) OneDrive
5 4 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.13%) IBM Cloud
5 4 (2.13%) SoftLayer
6 3 (1.60%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (22.87%) Firewall
2 36 (19.15%) TCP/IP
3 31 (16.49%) DNS
4 27 (14.36%) WAN
5 25 (13.30%) DHCP
5 25 (13.30%) LAN
6 15 (7.98%) Wireless
7 14 (7.45%) Remote Desktop
7 14 (7.45%) Skype
8 13 (6.91%) VoIP
9 10 (5.32%) VPN
9 10 (5.32%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (4.26%) ADSL
10 8 (4.26%) Software-Defined Networking
10 8 (4.26%) Unified Communications
11 7 (3.72%) DSL
11 7 (3.72%) WLAN
12 6 (3.19%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (3.19%) IPsec
13 5 (2.66%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.66%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) MSI
General
1 13 (6.91%) Marketing
2 12 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 11 (5.85%) Electronics
3 11 (5.85%) Finance
4 6 (3.19%) Legal
5 5 (2.66%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.60%) Front Office
7 2 (1.06%) Law
7 2 (1.06%) Military
Job Titles
1 41 (21.81%) Support Engineer
2 39 (20.74%) IT Support
3 36 (19.15%) IT Engineer
4 30 (15.96%) 2nd Line Support
5 26 (13.83%) Analyst
6 23 (12.23%) IT Support Engineer
7 18 (9.57%) Architect
8 16 (8.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 16 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (7.98%) IT Analyst
10 13 (6.91%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (6.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 11 (5.85%) Field Engineer
12 11 (5.85%) Support Analyst
13 10 (5.32%) Service Analyst
14 9 (4.79%) Help Desk Engineer
15 8 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
15 8 (4.26%) Project Engineer
15 8 (4.26%) Service Desk Engineer
15 8 (4.26%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.60%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.53%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.57%) Fintech
2 12 (6.38%) Driving Licence
3 10 (5.32%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.79%) Blackberry
5 8 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (3.19%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (2.66%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.66%) Clustering
7 5 (2.66%) iPad
7 5 (2.66%) iPhone
7 5 (2.66%) Smartphone
8 4 (2.13%) Mobile Computing
8 4 (2.13%) User Experience
9 3 (1.60%) Renewable Energy
10 2 (1.06%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.06%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.53%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.53%) Replication
11 1 (0.53%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 188 (100.00%) Windows
2 89 (47.34%) Windows 7
3 82 (43.62%) Windows Server
4 63 (33.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (26.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (16.49%) Windows 8
7 22 (11.70%) Linux
8 18 (9.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (7.98%) Windows XP
10 11 (5.85%) Apple iOS
11 4 (2.13%) Unix
12 3 (1.60%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.06%) Android
14 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (21.81%) ITIL
2 26 (13.83%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (11.70%) Application Packaging
4 18 (9.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 15 (7.98%) Migration
5 15 (7.98%) Project Management
5 15 (7.98%) TOGAF
6 13 (6.91%) Data Protection
6 13 (6.91%) ITIL V3
6 13 (6.91%) Mobile Device Management
7 11 (5.85%) PRINCE2
8 10 (5.32%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (5.32%) Security Monitoring
8 10 (5.32%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (4.79%) Break/Fix
10 8 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (4.26%) ArchiMate
10 8 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (4.26%) Service Delivery
11 7 (3.72%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.64%) PowerShell
2 12 (6.38%) C
3 10 (5.32%) SQL
4 4 (2.13%) C++
4 4 (2.13%) VB
5 2 (1.06%) Python
6 1 (0.53%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.53%) Java
6 1 (0.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (13.83%) Security Cleared
2 25 (13.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (10.11%) MCSA
4 16 (8.51%) Degree
4 16 (8.51%) DV Cleared
5 14 (7.45%) MCP
6 13 (6.91%) MCSE
7 12 (6.38%) SC Cleared
8 10 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (4.79%) MCITP
10 8 (4.26%) A+ Certification
10 8 (4.26%) TOGAF Certification
11 7 (3.72%) CCNA
12 6 (3.19%) HNC
13 5 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (2.66%) Network+ Certification
14 4 (2.13%) MOS
15 3 (1.60%) DBS Check
16 2 (1.06%) PMI Certification
16 2 (1.06%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.98%) SLA
2 3 (1.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.53%) IEC 61131
System Software
1 102 (54.26%) Active Directory
2 38 (20.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (18.09%) Hyper-V
4 14 (7.45%) Virtual Desktop
5 9 (4.79%) XenApp
6 8 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (4.26%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.66%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.66%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (2.66%) vSphere
8 4 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.60%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.53%) UAG
Systems Management
1 51 (27.13%) SCCM
2 23 (12.23%) Microsoft Intune
3 18 (9.57%) SCOM
4 11 (5.85%) SCVMM
5 10 (5.32%) vRealize
6 8 (4.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 8 (4.26%) SCOrch
7 3 (1.60%) AirWatch
7 3 (1.60%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.60%) SCDPM
7 3 (1.60%) SCSM
7 3 (1.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (1.06%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.53%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 101 (53.72%) Microsoft
2 53 (28.19%) VMware
3 34 (18.09%) Cisco
4 25 (13.30%) Citrix
5 19 (10.11%) Apple
6 15 (7.98%) HP
6 15 (7.98%) Veeam
7 9 (4.79%) Dell
8 6 (3.19%) Avaya
8 6 (3.19%) Progress
8 6 (3.19%) Sage
9 5 (2.66%) CommVault
9 5 (2.66%) Nimble Storage
9 5 (2.66%) SAP
9 5 (2.66%) Sophos
10 4 (2.13%) AVG
10 4 (2.13%) Fortinet
10 4 (2.13%) McAfee
10 4 (2.13%) Meraki
10 4 (2.13%) Symantec