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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 277 482 966
Rank change year-on-year +205 +484  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 965 582 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.13% 0.56% 0.011%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.78% 2.15% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 864 512 12
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -22.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,200 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £31,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year -11.11% -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 20196 27084 29116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 23.70% 26.05% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16986 22803 24391
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +204 919 £30,685 -4.11% 148
London +241 418 £32,500 - 55
South East +77 193 £32,500 - 32
East of England +47 98 £26,500 -11.66% 14
City of London +95 77 £30,000 -33.33% 12
North West +8 60 £26,500 -37.64% 12
Hampshire +33 59 £32,500 -7.14% 13
Surrey +75 54 £22,000 -32.82% 6
West Midlands +51 49 £30,000 -20.00% 11
Manchester -7 47 £31,250 -26.47% 9
South West +9 38 £27,500 - 8
East Midlands +13 31 £28,250 -3.41% 10
Hertfordshire +9 31 £27,000 -11.47% 7
Yorkshire +39 29 £25,500 +6.25% 4
Berkshire +37 27 £60,000 +106.89% 2
Cambridgeshire +36 24 £25,800 -16.77% 5
Essex +5 23 £25,000 -5.66% 2
West Yorkshire +37 21 £25,500 -29.06% 2
Guildford +39 20 £21,000 -8.69% 1
Southampton +37 18 £32,500 -10.95% 3
Birmingham +13 18 £32,500 -16.66% 3
Oxfordshire +2 18 £36,750 -18.33% 3
Cambridge - 18 £25,800 - 5
Nottinghamshire +14 14 £25,000 -23.07% 2
West Sussex +13 14 £35,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +12 14 £28,000 -6.66%
Nottingham +10 14 £23,750 -26.92% 2
Leeds +25 13 £26,000 -30.66% 1
Bristol -8 13 £43,750 +59.09% 3
Basingstoke +6 12 £31,500 - 2

Windows 10
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 1833 (100.00%) Windows
2 1402 (76.49%) Windows 7
3 1167 (63.67%) Active Directory
4 1116 (60.88%) Microsoft
5 749 (40.86%) Windows Server
6 663 (36.17%) MS Office
7 662 (36.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 644 (35.13%) Office 365
9 633 (34.53%) Windows 8
10 595 (32.46%) VMware
11 581 (31.70%) Windows Server 2008
12 563 (30.71%) MS Excel
13 512 (27.93%) MS Exchange
14 379 (20.68%) ITIL
15 369 (20.13%) VMware Infrastructure
16 354 (19.31%) SCCM
17 351 (19.15%) Citrix
18 322 (17.57%) Firewall
19 317 (17.29%) Hyper-V
20 316 (17.24%) DNS
21 301 (16.42%) TCP/IP
22 271 (14.78%) DHCP
23 258 (14.08%) Microsoft Certification
24 252 (13.75%) Cisco
25 233 (12.71%) Microsoft Azure
26 217 (11.84%) Exchange Server 2010
27 211 (11.51%) LAN
28 200 (10.91%) SQL
29 199 (10.86%) WAN
30 196 (10.69%) 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
1 512 (27.93%) MS Exchange
2 217 (11.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 158 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 157 (8.57%) SharePoint
5 129 (7.04%) Skype for Business
6 84 (4.58%) IIS
7 62 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 51 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 41 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2003
10 21 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
11 17 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (0.65%) Apache
13 6 (0.33%) Oracle Self-Service HR
14 4 (0.22%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.22%) MS Project Server
15 3 (0.16%) Confluence
15 3 (0.16%) Drupal
15 3 (0.16%) TPMS
16 2 (0.11%) OpenEdge
17 1 (0.055%) SAS
Applications
1 663 (36.17%) MS Office
2 563 (30.71%) MS Excel
3 37 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (0.93%) Acrobat
4 17 (0.93%) Camtasia
4 17 (0.93%) Snagit
5 16 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.38%) MS Project
7 5 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.27%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.11%) Revit
9 1 (0.055%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.055%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.055%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.055%) Avid Media Composer
Business Applications
1 17 (0.93%) SAP ERP
2 8 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.44%) Sage 200
3 6 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
3 6 (0.33%) Sentinel
4 5 (0.27%) Eikon
5 4 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.16%) Fishtalk
6 3 (0.16%) Q-Pulse
6 3 (0.16%) Sage 50
6 3 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.11%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.11%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.055%) Bankmaster
8 1 (0.055%) GoldMine
8 1 (0.055%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.055%) Summit
8 1 (0.055%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 644 (35.13%) Office 365
2 233 (12.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 85 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (1.47%) G Suite
6 25 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
7 21 (1.15%) Mimecast
8 10 (0.55%) SaaS
9 9 (0.49%) Yammer
10 8 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 8 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (0.33%) IaaS
11 6 (0.33%) OneDrive
12 5 (0.27%) iPaaS
13 3 (0.16%) Dropbox
13 3 (0.16%) iTunes
14 2 (0.11%) Slack
15 1 (0.055%) Google Drive
15 1 (0.055%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 322 (17.57%) Firewall
2 316 (17.24%) DNS
3 301 (16.42%) TCP/IP
4 271 (14.78%) DHCP
5 211 (11.51%) LAN
6 199 (10.86%) WAN
7 195 (10.64%) VPN
8 125 (6.82%) VoIP
9 112 (6.11%) SAN
10 79 (4.31%) Skype
11 75 (4.09%) Remote Desktop
12 65 (3.55%) VLAN
13 64 (3.49%) Wireless
14 62 (3.38%) Internet
14 62 (3.38%) Wi-Fi
15 37 (2.02%) SMTP
16 33 (1.80%) SNMP
17 31 (1.69%) ADSL
17 31 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
18 28 (1.53%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 38 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
3 34 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
5 20 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (0.82%) MySQL
7 13 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
8 11 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (0.49%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.33%) Big Data
11 5 (0.27%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.22%) FileMaker
13 3 (0.16%) EDRMS
14 2 (0.11%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.11%) SQL Server 2016
15 1 (0.055%) Geospatial Data
15 1 (0.055%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 72 (3.93%) MSI
2 22 (1.20%) JIRA
3 17 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (0.93%) Visual Studio
4 8 (0.44%) InstallShield
5 6 (0.33%) AdminStudio
5 6 (0.33%) HP UFT
5 6 (0.33%) LoadRunner
6 5 (0.27%) Subversion
7 4 (0.22%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.16%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.16%) Trac
9 2 (0.11%) Ant
9 2 (0.11%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.11%) Fiddler
9 2 (0.11%) gulp
9 2 (0.11%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.11%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.11%) Visual Studio Code
9 2 (0.11%) WebSpeed
General
1 181 (9.87%) Finance
2 80 (4.36%) Telecoms
3 75 (4.09%) Legal
4 68 (3.71%) Law
5 49 (2.67%) Manufacturing
6 47 (2.56%) Banking
7 30 (1.64%) Retail
8 27 (1.47%) Advertising
9 20 (1.09%) French Language
9 20 (1.09%) German Language
10 17 (0.93%) Automotive
11 12 (0.65%) Marketing
12 10 (0.55%) Electronics
13 9 (0.49%) Publishing
14 7 (0.38%) Games
15 5 (0.27%) Back Office
15 5 (0.27%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.27%) Italian Language
16 4 (0.22%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 463 (25.26%) IT Support
2 457 (24.93%) Analyst
3 446 (24.33%) Support Engineer
4 268 (14.62%) Support Analyst
5 257 (14.02%) IT Engineer
6 208 (11.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 207 (11.29%) IT Support Engineer
8 195 (10.64%) Desktop Support
9 143 (7.80%) IT Analyst
10 141 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 122 (6.66%) Service Analyst
12 117 (6.38%) IT Support Analyst
13 115 (6.27%) Desktop Engineer
14 112 (6.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 111 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
16 105 (5.73%) Desktop Analyst
17 101 (5.51%) IT Technician
18 99 (5.40%) 1st Line Support
19 95 (5.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
20 93 (5.07%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (1.85%) .NET
2 31 (1.69%) Web Services
3 22 (1.20%) HTML
4 20 (1.09%) ASP.NET
4 20 (1.09%) CSS
5 18 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (0.76%) HTML5
7 12 (0.65%) Software Packaging
7 12 (0.65%) XML
8 11 (0.60%) 802.1X
9 10 (0.55%) AngularJS
9 10 (0.55%) SOAP
10 9 (0.49%) WCF
10 9 (0.49%) WPF
11 7 (0.38%) Ajax
11 7 (0.38%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (0.38%) jQuery
11 7 (0.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (0.33%) COM
12 6 (0.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 133 (7.26%) Driving Licence
2 92 (5.02%) Blackberry
3 88 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
4 82 (4.47%) iPhone
5 71 (3.87%) Data Centre
6 64 (3.49%) Smartphone
7 51 (2.78%) Management Information System
8 39 (2.13%) Computer Science
8 39 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
9 36 (1.96%) Public Cloud
10 35 (1.91%) iPad
11 33 (1.80%) Fat Client
11 33 (1.80%) Thin Client
12 31 (1.69%) User Experience
13 29 (1.58%) Hedge funds
14 26 (1.42%) Replication
15 25 (1.36%) PDA
16 18 (0.98%) FMCG
17 16 (0.87%) Robotics
18 14 (0.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1833 (100.00%) Windows
2 1402 (76.49%) Windows 7
3 749 (40.86%) Windows Server
4 662 (36.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 633 (34.53%) Windows 8
6 581 (31.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 133 (7.26%) Android
8 118 (6.44%) Mac OS X
9 109 (5.95%) Linux
10 103 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 79 (4.31%) Apple iOS
12 69 (3.76%) Windows XP
13 32 (1.75%) Mac OS
14 21 (1.15%) Windows Vista
15 20 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 15 (0.82%) Solaris
16 15 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
17 13 (0.71%) Unix
18 10 (0.55%) Ubuntu
18 10 (0.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (20.68%) ITIL
2 93 (5.07%) Migration
3 89 (4.86%) Service Management
4 83 (4.53%) Project Management
5 76 (4.15%) Service Delivery
6 70 (3.82%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (3.76%) Application Packaging
8 66 (3.60%) Incident Management
9 63 (3.44%) ERP
10 51 (2.78%) Time Management
11 50 (2.73%) CRM
12 46 (2.51%) Continuous Improvement
12 46 (2.51%) ITIL V3
13 44 (2.40%) Root Cause Analysis
14 42 (2.29%) Asset Management
14 42 (2.29%) Disaster Recovery
15 41 (2.24%) Configuration Management
16 34 (1.85%) Server Building
17 31 (1.69%) Mobile Device Management
17 31 (1.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 200 (10.91%) SQL
2 167 (9.11%) PowerShell
3 56 (3.06%) VB
4 40 (2.18%) C#
5 39 (2.13%) VBScript
6 24 (1.31%) C
7 21 (1.15%) JavaScript
8 19 (1.04%) C++
9 16 (0.87%) Python
10 14 (0.76%) T-SQL
11 11 (0.60%) PHP
12 10 (0.55%) VB.NET
12 10 (0.55%) VBA
13 8 (0.44%) Perl
14 7 (0.38%) Java
15 6 (0.33%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.11%) TypeScript
17 1 (0.055%) Ruby
17 1 (0.055%) VB6
Qualifications
1 258 (14.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 173 (9.44%) Degree
3 152 (8.29%) MCSE
4 109 (5.95%) MCSA
5 73 (3.98%) Cisco Certification
6 72 (3.93%) Security Cleared
7 67 (3.66%) MCP
8 65 (3.55%) CCNA
9 54 (2.95%) SC Cleared
10 46 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
11 43 (2.35%) MCITP
12 23 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 20 (1.09%) CCNP
13 20 (1.09%) MOS
14 18 (0.98%) A+ Certification
15 16 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
15 16 (0.87%) MCDST
16 14 (0.76%) DV Cleared
17 11 (0.60%) DBS Check
18 10 (0.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (6.38%) SLA
2 31 (1.69%) QA
3 10 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.44%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.055%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.055%) PMO
System Software
1 1167 (63.67%) Active Directory
2 369 (20.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 317 (17.29%) Hyper-V
4 148 (8.07%) XenApp
5 95 (5.18%) Microsoft App-V
6 63 (3.44%) vSphere
7 55 (3.00%) XenDesktop
8 39 (2.13%) VMware ESX
9 33 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
10 32 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
11 21 (1.15%) XenServer
12 20 (1.09%) Virtual Desktop
13 19 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
14 17 (0.93%) BitLocker
15 16 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 16 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
16 14 (0.76%) Terminal Services
17 11 (0.60%) Terminal Server
18 10 (0.55%) Firmware
19 5 (0.27%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 354 (19.31%) SCCM
2 51 (2.78%) Backup Exec
3 39 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
4 35 (1.91%) SCOM
5 33 (1.80%) WSUS
6 29 (1.58%) AirWatch
7 23 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
7 23 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
8 22 (1.20%) XenMobile
9 20 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
10 12 (0.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 12 (0.65%) ThinApp
11 11 (0.60%) Nagios
12 10 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 10 (0.55%) ZENworks
13 9 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
14 8 (0.44%) Malwarebytes
14 8 (0.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 8 (0.44%) SCSM
14 8 (0.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1116 (60.88%) Microsoft
2 595 (32.46%) VMware
3 351 (19.15%) Citrix
4 252 (13.75%) Cisco
5 170 (9.27%) Apple
6 137 (7.47%) HP
7 80 (4.36%) Dell
8 64 (3.49%) AppSense
9 61 (3.33%) Avaya
10 55 (3.00%) Veeam
11 53 (2.89%) iManage
12 48 (2.62%) Adobe
13 45 (2.45%) Symantec
14 43 (2.35%) Google
15 39 (2.13%) Bloomberg
16 37 (2.02%) Reuters
17 33 (1.80%) Intel Security
18 31 (1.69%) Red Hat
18 31 (1.69%) SAP
19 29 (1.58%) Oracle
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + perm
Posted: 1 hour ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + perm
Posted: 1 hour ago
Maidstone, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £43000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East London
RM plc
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Market Rate + Great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £30k - 32k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £15,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Central Employment
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Clacton-On-Sea, Essex
RM plc
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: To £35k+ Benefits/Training!
Posted: 5 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago