The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 25 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
UK
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 264 380 946
Rank change year-on-year +116 +566  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 1091 760 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.27% 0.77% 0.021%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.09% 2.99% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 933 643 22
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £50,000 £73,250
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -14.28%  

Windows 10 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21419 25411 28598
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.89% 25.76% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 17852 21588 23938
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Windows 10 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in the UK

Windows 10
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Windows 10 in the UK

Windows 10
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 over the 3 months to 25 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows 10 in the UK

Windows 10
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 10 within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +141 1052 £32,500 +3.17% 168
London +158 498 £38,000 +8.57% 60
South East +71 213 £29,000 -7.93% 32
East of England +38 92 £33,000 +24.52% 17
North West +19 75 £28,000 -13.84% 18
City of London +58 69 £34,750 -7.33% 12
West Midlands +40 65 £29,000 -17.14% 12
Hampshire +51 64 £30,000 -4.76% 9
Manchester -3 53 £28,500 -15.55% 9
South West -10 46 £28,000 +27.27% 7
Surrey +51 38 £22,000 -5.37% 5
Yorkshire +26 35 £26,500 -3.63% 11
Hertfordshire +10 35 £26,000 -1.88% 7
Essex +1 34 £37,000 +39.62%
Berkshire +26 31 £55,000 +57.14% 6
West Yorkshire +25 30 £28,000 -18.60% 9
Kent +43 26 £26,000 -24.63% 2
East Midlands +12 25 £37,000 +42.99% 9
Oxfordshire -1 24 £36,750 +16.66% 5
Basingstoke +5 17 £31,500 +26.00% 1
Birmingham +1 17 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Guildford +30 16 £20,750 +3.75% 1
South Wales +19 16 £29,000 +52.63% 5
Wales 0 16 £29,000 -7.93% 5
Warwickshire +36 15 £26,500 -11.66% 3
Buckinghamshire -2 15 £26,250 -19.23% 3
Reading +25 14 £23,000 -45.88% 2
Nottinghamshire +11 14 £36,500 +55.31% 1
Nottingham +2 14 £35,750 +52.12% 1
Somerset -1 14 £32,500 -17.46%

For the 6 months to 25 May 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 10 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 1966 (99.85%) Windows
2 1481 (75.22%) Windows 7
3 1232 (62.57%) Active Directory
4 1153 (58.56%) Microsoft
5 802 (40.73%) Windows Server
6 749 (38.04%) Office 365
7 718 (36.47%) Microsoft Office
8 714 (36.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 645 (32.76%) VMware
10 590 (29.96%) Windows 8
11 588 (29.86%) Windows Server 2008
12 585 (29.71%) MS Exchange
13 454 (23.06%) ITIL
14 402 (20.42%) SCCM
15 395 (20.06%) Citrix
16 391 (19.86%) DNS
17 385 (19.55%) VMware Infrastructure
18 376 (19.10%) Firewall
19 341 (17.32%) TCP/IP
20 339 (17.22%) DHCP
21 326 (16.56%) Hyper-V
22 325 (16.51%) Cisco
23 307 (15.59%) Microsoft Certification
24 275 (13.97%) LAN
25 257 (13.05%) Exchange Server 2010
26 243 (12.34%) WAN
27 240 (12.19%) Finance
28 235 (11.93%) Microsoft Azure
29 232 (11.78%) SQL
30 219 (11.12%) SQL Server

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 585 (29.71%) MS Exchange
2 257 (13.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 182 (9.24%) SharePoint
4 170 (8.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 118 (5.99%) Skype for Business
6 76 (3.86%) IIS
7 71 (3.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 63 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2007
9 43 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2003
10 33 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
11 18 (0.91%) Confluence
12 13 (0.66%) MS Project Server
13 12 (0.61%) CMS
14 11 (0.56%) IBM Notes
14 11 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
15 9 (0.46%) Apache
16 6 (0.30%) SAS
17 3 (0.15%) Oracle Self-Service HR
17 3 (0.15%) TPMS
18 2 (0.10%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 718 (36.47%) Microsoft Office
2 78 (3.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 50 (2.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
7 6 (0.30%) Acrobat
7 6 (0.30%) Camtasia
7 6 (0.30%) Snagit
8 4 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.10%) Revit
10 1 (0.051%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.051%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.051%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.051%) Avid Media Composer
Business Applications
1 15 (0.76%) SAP ERP
2 8 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.36%) Sage 200
3 7 (0.36%) Sentinel
4 6 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.15%) Sage 50
7 3 (0.15%) thinkFolio
8 2 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.10%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.051%) Eikon
9 1 (0.051%) GoldMine
9 1 (0.051%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.051%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.051%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 749 (38.04%) Office 365
2 235 (11.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 95 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (1.37%) G Suite
6 25 (1.27%) Mimecast
7 23 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
8 16 (0.81%) OneDrive
9 11 (0.56%) Dropbox
10 10 (0.51%) IaaS
11 9 (0.46%) Yammer
12 8 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
13 6 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 5 (0.25%) iPaaS
14 5 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 3 (0.15%) PaaS
16 2 (0.10%) Dynamics 365
16 2 (0.10%) OpenDNS
16 2 (0.10%) SaaS
17 1 (0.051%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 391 (19.86%) DNS
2 376 (19.10%) Firewall
3 341 (17.32%) TCP/IP
4 339 (17.22%) DHCP
5 275 (13.97%) LAN
6 243 (12.34%) WAN
7 181 (9.19%) VPN
8 134 (6.81%) SAN
9 132 (6.70%) VoIP
10 88 (4.47%) Skype
11 79 (4.01%) Wireless
12 66 (3.35%) VLAN
13 64 (3.25%) Internet
14 62 (3.15%) Remote Desktop
15 44 (2.23%) Wi-Fi
16 36 (1.83%) SMTP
17 35 (1.78%) Network Security
18 34 (1.73%) SNMP
19 32 (1.63%) Cisco IOS
20 30 (1.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (11.12%) SQL Server
2 35 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 35 (1.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 29 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
6 15 (0.76%) MySQL
7 13 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
8 11 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.25%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.20%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (0.20%) FileMaker
11 4 (0.20%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (0.15%) Big Data
12 3 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.10%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.10%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.10%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.051%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 81 (4.11%) MSI
2 26 (1.32%) JIRA
3 20 (1.02%) Visual Studio
4 12 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (0.56%) InstallShield
6 9 (0.46%) Subversion
7 6 (0.30%) AdminStudio
7 6 (0.30%) Git (software)
8 5 (0.25%) ReSharper
9 4 (0.20%) HP UFT
9 4 (0.20%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.20%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.10%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.10%) Fiddler
10 2 (0.10%) gulp
10 2 (0.10%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.10%) Visual Studio Code
10 2 (0.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.051%) Ant
11 1 (0.051%) Metasploit
General
1 240 (12.19%) Finance
2 104 (5.28%) Legal
3 100 (5.08%) Law
4 96 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 68 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 40 (2.03%) Banking
7 34 (1.73%) Advertising
8 28 (1.42%) Retail
9 27 (1.37%) Automotive
10 14 (0.71%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.66%) Marketing
12 11 (0.56%) Games
12 11 (0.56%) German Language
13 9 (0.46%) Electronics
14 8 (0.41%) French Language
15 7 (0.36%) Italian Language
15 7 (0.36%) Publishing
16 6 (0.30%) Back Office
17 5 (0.25%) Investment Banking
17 5 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 522 (26.51%) Analyst
2 483 (24.53%) Support Engineer
3 424 (21.53%) IT Support
4 322 (16.35%) Support Analyst
5 312 (15.85%) Desktop Support
6 250 (12.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 249 (12.65%) IT Engineer
8 191 (9.70%) IT Support Engineer
9 185 (9.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 152 (7.72%) IT Analyst
11 136 (6.91%) Desktop Engineer
12 127 (6.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 124 (6.30%) IT Support Analyst
14 123 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
15 114 (5.79%) Service Analyst
16 113 (5.74%) 1st/2nd Line Support
17 110 (5.59%) Windows Engineer
18 108 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
18 108 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 108 (5.49%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (1.93%) .NET
2 28 (1.42%) CSS
3 21 (1.07%) Web Services
4 19 (0.96%) HTML
5 17 (0.86%) Software Packaging
6 13 (0.66%) ASP.NET
7 12 (0.61%) XML
8 10 (0.51%) HTML5
9 9 (0.46%) AngularJS
9 9 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (0.41%) COM
11 7 (0.36%) jQuery
11 7 (0.36%) REST
12 6 (0.30%) EDI
12 6 (0.30%) WPF
13 5 (0.25%) .NET Framework
13 5 (0.25%) Ajax
13 5 (0.25%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (0.25%) SOAP
13 5 (0.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 124 (6.30%) Driving Licence
2 116 (5.89%) Blackberry
3 97 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (3.71%) iPhone
5 71 (3.61%) Smartphone
6 58 (2.95%) Data Centre
7 49 (2.49%) Hedge funds
8 48 (2.44%) iPad
9 46 (2.34%) Management Information System
10 35 (1.78%) Public Cloud
11 34 (1.73%) Fat Client
11 34 (1.73%) Thin Client
12 33 (1.68%) Computer Science
12 33 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
13 32 (1.63%) User Experience
14 29 (1.47%) BYOD
15 21 (1.07%) PDA
15 21 (1.07%) Replication
16 16 (0.81%) Clustering
16 16 (0.81%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1966 (99.85%) Windows
2 1481 (75.22%) Windows 7
3 802 (40.73%) Windows Server
4 714 (36.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 590 (29.96%) Windows 8
6 588 (29.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 163 (8.28%) Android
8 130 (6.60%) Apple iOS
9 125 (6.35%) Mac OS X
10 112 (5.69%) Linux
11 111 (5.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 91 (4.62%) Windows XP
13 42 (2.13%) Mac OS
14 22 (1.12%) Windows Vista
15 18 (0.91%) Windows 2000 Server
16 17 (0.86%) Windows Phone
17 15 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 12 (0.61%) Solaris
18 12 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
19 9 (0.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 454 (23.06%) ITIL
2 108 (5.49%) Service Management
3 102 (5.18%) Project Management
4 90 (4.57%) Application Packaging
5 83 (4.22%) Migration
6 74 (3.76%) Service Delivery
7 65 (3.30%) ERP
8 59 (3.00%) Incident Management
9 57 (2.89%) Agile Software Development
9 57 (2.89%) Mentoring
10 55 (2.79%) ITIL V3
11 53 (2.69%) Configuration Management
12 51 (2.59%) Asset Management
12 51 (2.59%) CRM
12 51 (2.59%) Time Management
13 50 (2.54%) Continuous Improvement
13 50 (2.54%) Root Cause Analysis
14 49 (2.49%) Problem Management
15 42 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
16 39 (1.98%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 232 (11.78%) SQL
2 199 (10.11%) PowerShell
3 53 (2.69%) VB
4 48 (2.44%) C#
5 41 (2.08%) VBScript
6 27 (1.37%) C++
7 24 (1.22%) JavaScript
8 21 (1.07%) C
9 12 (0.61%) Python
9 12 (0.61%) VBA
10 10 (0.51%) T-SQL
11 6 (0.30%) Java
11 6 (0.30%) Perl
12 5 (0.25%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.15%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.15%) XAML
14 2 (0.10%) PHP
14 2 (0.10%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.10%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.051%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 307 (15.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 191 (9.70%) MCSE
3 171 (8.68%) Degree
4 123 (6.25%) MCSA
5 83 (4.22%) MCP
6 82 (4.16%) Cisco Certification
7 78 (3.96%) CCNA
8 77 (3.91%) Security Cleared
9 63 (3.20%) SC Cleared
10 50 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
11 47 (2.39%) MCITP
12 29 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 25 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
14 15 (0.76%) MCDST
15 14 (0.71%) A+ Certification
16 12 (0.61%) CISSP
17 11 (0.56%) CCA
17 11 (0.56%) DV Cleared
17 11 (0.56%) HND
18 9 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (6.15%) SLA
2 30 (1.52%) QA
3 16 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.051%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.051%) PMO
System Software
1 1232 (62.57%) Active Directory
2 385 (19.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 326 (16.56%) Hyper-V
4 173 (8.79%) XenApp
5 96 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 89 (4.52%) vSphere
7 82 (4.16%) VMware ESXi
8 80 (4.06%) XenDesktop
9 36 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
10 22 (1.12%) Terminal Server
11 20 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
11 20 (1.02%) VirtualBox
12 19 (0.96%) XenServer
13 16 (0.81%) Terminal Services
13 16 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
14 12 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 10 (0.51%) Firmware
15 10 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
16 7 (0.36%) BitLocker
17 6 (0.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 402 (20.42%) SCCM
2 67 (3.40%) Backup Exec
3 43 (2.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 40 (2.03%) Microsoft Intune
5 30 (1.52%) SCOM
6 29 (1.47%) AirWatch
7 26 (1.32%) vCenter Server
8 25 (1.27%) WSUS
9 19 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
10 18 (0.91%) XenMobile
11 14 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
12 12 (0.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 11 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 9 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
14 9 (0.46%) ServiceCenter
14 9 (0.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 8 (0.41%) FortiGate
16 7 (0.36%) Jamf Pro
16 7 (0.36%) Nagios
16 7 (0.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 1153 (58.56%) Microsoft
2 645 (32.76%) VMware
3 395 (20.06%) Citrix
4 325 (16.51%) Cisco
5 169 (8.58%) Apple
6 156 (7.92%) HP
7 92 (4.67%) Dell
8 80 (4.06%) AppSense
9 73 (3.71%) Veeam
10 69 (3.50%) Symantec
11 56 (2.84%) Bloomberg
12 52 (2.64%) Reuters
13 49 (2.49%) Remedy
14 48 (2.44%) Avaya
15 43 (2.18%) iManage
16 42 (2.13%) Google
17 36 (1.83%) NetApp
17 36 (1.83%) Sophos
18 34 (1.73%) Adobe
19 33 (1.68%) SAP
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum + Bonus and Healthcare!
Posted: 10 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £20,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £14,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Middlesex
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Resource Group
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum depending experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Bonus + Parking
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum GBP 26K +Extensive benefits!
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum GBP 29k +Extensive Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 4 hours ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: Yesterday
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + On Call
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sandhurst, Berkshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Reading Football Club
Salary: From £22,500 to £23,500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Plus good benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: up to £36,500 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago