Windows 10 Jobs

Microsoft Windows 10
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Windows 10 skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Windows 10 over the 6 months leading up to 21 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 164 177 270
Rank change year-on-year +13 +93 -75
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 1,603 1,647 2,717
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.67% 1.99% 1.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.83% 11.80% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,352 1,389 2,202
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,750 £23,000
25th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £34,000 £32,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.41% +6.25% -3.03%
75th Percentile £43,750 £46,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £55,750 £61,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,695 £31,250 £28,500
% change year-on-year -1.78% +9.65% -1.72%

All Operating Systems
UK

Windows 10 falls under the Operating Systems category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring operating system skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 12,498 13,960 31,297
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 13.05% 16.83% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9,193 9,882 16,493
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,500
25th Percentile £32,000 £35,000 £35,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £62,500 £71,250 £71,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,263 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.64% - -

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in the UK

Windows 10
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Windows 10.

Salary trend for Windows 10 in the UK

Windows 10
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows 10 over the 6 months to 21 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Windows 10 in the UK

Windows 10
Top 18 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 6 months to 21 July 2024. 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
Jobs
England +22 1,524 £32,500 -4.41% 189
UK excluding London +27 1,229 £30,695 -1.78% 167
Work from Home +35 426 £38,000 -5.00% 56
South East +32 385 £35,000 +16.67% 52
London -46 353 £42,500 +11.84% 36
North of England +4 249 £30,000 -7.69% 42
Midlands +35 200 £30,000 -7.69% 27
South West +25 186 £30,347 -6.62% 27
West Midlands +52 157 £30,000 -7.69% 19
East of England +14 150 £30,000 +3.45% 14
Yorkshire +39 110 £30,000 +9.09% 14
North West -33 101 £30,000 -18.92% 22
East Midlands -26 43 £31,500 +14.55% 8
North East +4 38 £27,500 -15.38% 6
Scotland -50 38 £29,000 -18.88% 9
Wales +20 18 £27,000 -15.63% 3
Northern Ireland +16 2 £105,000 +223.08% 1
Isle of Man - 2 £43,000 -

Windows 10
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 390 (24.33%) Microsoft Exchange
2 262 (16.34%) SharePoint
3 34 (2.12%) Skype for Business
4 11 (0.69%) CMS
5 8 (0.50%) Confluence
6 6 (0.37%) IIS
7 5 (0.31%) OpenStack
7 5 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2000
8 4 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.19%) Apache
9 3 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.12%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.12%) WordPress
11 1 (0.062%) Moodle
Applications
1 505 (31.50%) Microsoft Office
2 40 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.062%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.062%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.31%) Elite 3E
2 4 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.25%) NEC Housing
3 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.19%) Eikon
4 2 (0.12%) Farmplan
4 2 (0.12%) KEYPrime
4 2 (0.12%) Shopify
5 1 (0.062%) iTrent
5 1 (0.062%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.062%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 1,055 (65.81%) Microsoft 365
2 529 (33.00%) Azure
3 274 (17.09%) Entra ID
4 114 (7.11%) OneDrive
5 46 (2.87%) Mimecast
6 37 (2.31%) AWS
7 36 (2.25%) Google Workspace
8 24 (1.50%) Power Platform
9 16 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
10 15 (0.94%) Azure Sentinel
10 15 (0.94%) IaaS
11 14 (0.87%) Azure DevOps
12 13 (0.81%) WhatsApp
13 12 (0.75%) Power Automate
14 11 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
15 9 (0.56%) PaaS
16 7 (0.44%) SaaS
17 6 (0.37%) Nutanix
17 6 (0.37%) Rubrik
18 5 (0.31%) OCI
Communications & Networking
1 276 (17.22%) DNS
2 264 (16.47%) Firewall
3 217 (13.54%) DHCP
4 205 (12.79%) TCP/IP
5 194 (12.10%) LAN
6 193 (12.04%) WAN
7 155 (9.67%) VPN
8 141 (8.80%) Wi-Fi
9 110 (6.86%) Wireless
10 78 (4.87%) VLAN
11 65 (4.05%) Internet
12 58 (3.62%) VoIP
13 49 (3.06%) SAN
14 41 (2.56%) WLAN
15 37 (2.31%) Remote Desktop
16 36 (2.25%) Skype
17 22 (1.37%) Cisco IOS
18 21 (1.31%) IP Telephony
19 20 (1.25%) NAS
20 18 (1.12%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (4.12%) SQL Server
2 29 (1.81%) Amazon RDS
3 18 (1.12%) MySQL
4 16 (1.00%) Power BI
5 13 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (0.37%) DB2
8 5 (0.31%) InfluxDB
8 5 (0.31%) MariaDB
9 4 (0.25%) Metadata
10 2 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.062%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.062%) DTS
11 1 (0.062%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.062%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 24 (1.50%) JIRA
2 21 (1.31%) Git
3 16 (1.00%) MSI
4 15 (0.94%) InstallShield
4 15 (0.94%) Visual Studio
5 13 (0.81%) AdminStudio
6 12 (0.75%) Subversion
7 10 (0.62%) Jenkins
8 6 (0.37%) IntelliJ
9 5 (0.31%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.19%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.12%) Wise Package Studio
12 1 (0.062%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 635 (39.61%) Social Skills
2 209 (13.04%) Finance
3 156 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
4 92 (5.74%) Legal
5 91 (5.68%) Law
6 83 (5.18%) Organisational Skills
7 71 (4.43%) Manufacturing
8 57 (3.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 57 (3.56%) Telecoms
9 44 (2.74%) Retail
10 41 (2.56%) Public Sector
11 29 (1.81%) Automotive
12 23 (1.43%) Marketing
13 22 (1.37%) Advertising
13 22 (1.37%) Back Office
13 22 (1.37%) Banking
14 20 (1.25%) Games
15 19 (1.19%) Documentation Skills
16 17 (1.06%) Electronics
16 17 (1.06%) Police
Job Titles
1 449 (28.01%) IT Support
2 406 (25.33%) Analyst
3 341 (21.27%) Support Engineer
4 221 (13.79%) IT Engineer
5 210 (13.10%) Support Analyst
6 204 (12.73%) IT Analyst
7 178 (11.10%) IT Support Engineer
8 166 (10.36%) 2nd Line Support
9 157 (9.79%) IT Technician
10 127 (7.92%) Senior
11 123 (7.67%) IT Support Analyst
12 119 (7.42%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 109 (6.80%) Service Analyst
14 100 (6.24%) Service Desk Analyst
15 99 (6.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 99 (6.18%) Support Technician
16 97 (6.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 91 (5.68%) 1st Line Support
18 85 (5.30%) Lead
19 84 (5.24%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (1.31%) .NET
2 12 (0.75%) .NET Framework
2 12 (0.75%) Qt
3 9 (0.56%) ADO
4 6 (0.37%) REST
4 6 (0.37%) X-Windows
5 5 (0.31%) LDAP
5 5 (0.31%) XMPP
6 4 (0.25%) .NET Core
6 4 (0.25%) EDI
6 4 (0.25%) React
7 3 (0.19%) Web Services
8 2 (0.12%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.12%) HTML
8 2 (0.12%) JSON
8 2 (0.12%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (0.12%) Software Packaging
8 2 (0.12%) Spring
8 2 (0.12%) TAPI
9 1 (0.062%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 114 (7.11%) Driving Licence
2 101 (6.30%) Self-Motivation
3 71 (4.43%) Management Information System
4 64 (3.99%) Smartphone
5 62 (3.87%) Video Conferencing
6 55 (3.43%) iPhone
7 53 (3.31%) Data Centre
8 49 (3.06%) Replication
9 33 (2.06%) iPad
10 26 (1.62%) CCTV
10 26 (1.62%) Private Cloud
11 25 (1.56%) Clustering
12 20 (1.25%) Onboarding
13 19 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
14 18 (1.12%) Distributed Systems
15 16 (1.00%) Blackberry
16 15 (0.94%) EPoS
17 14 (0.87%) Digital Signage
17 14 (0.87%) PKI
17 14 (0.87%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1,600 (99.81%) Windows
2 542 (33.81%) Windows Server
3 205 (12.79%) Windows Server 2016
4 199 (12.41%) Windows Server 2019
5 188 (11.73%) Windows 7
6 176 (10.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 171 (10.67%) Android
8 146 (9.11%) Apple iOS
9 105 (6.55%) Mac OS
10 102 (6.36%) Linux
11 59 (3.68%) Windows 8
12 53 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
13 37 (2.31%) Mac OS X
14 22 (1.37%) Ubuntu
15 20 (1.25%) CentOS
16 19 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 15 (0.94%) Windows XP
18 14 (0.87%) VMS
18 14 (0.87%) Windows NT
19 9 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 454 (28.32%) Customer Service
2 417 (26.01%) ITIL
3 401 (25.02%) Problem-Solving
4 138 (8.61%) Service Management
5 127 (7.92%) ITSM
6 126 (7.86%) Time Management
7 125 (7.80%) Cybersecurity
8 113 (7.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 107 (6.67%) Service Delivery
10 98 (6.11%) Change Management
11 93 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
12 78 (4.87%) Project Management
13 75 (4.68%) Incident Management
14 69 (4.30%) Project Delivery
15 64 (3.99%) Asset Management
16 58 (3.62%) Mobile Device Management
17 56 (3.49%) Agile
18 52 (3.24%) Computer Science
19 49 (3.06%) Patch Management
20 47 (2.93%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 187 (11.67%) PowerShell
2 128 (7.99%) SQL
3 24 (1.50%) C#
4 20 (1.25%) Bash
5 19 (1.19%) VB
6 15 (0.94%) Python
7 13 (0.81%) C
8 12 (0.75%) C++
8 12 (0.75%) Java
9 10 (0.62%) Perl
10 5 (0.31%) VBScript
11 4 (0.25%) Ruby
11 4 (0.25%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.25%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.062%) Go
12 1 (0.062%) Swift
Qualifications
1 262 (16.34%) Degree
2 159 (9.92%) Security Cleared
3 123 (7.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 106 (6.61%) SC Cleared
5 66 (4.12%) DBS Check
6 58 (3.62%) DV Cleared
7 52 (3.24%) A+ Certification
7 52 (3.24%) MCP
8 36 (2.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 35 (2.18%) Computer Science Degree
10 33 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
11 31 (1.93%) MCSE
12 24 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
12 24 (1.50%) HNC
12 24 (1.50%) MCSA
13 21 (1.31%) Azure Certification
14 20 (1.25%) HND
15 19 (1.19%) Network+ Certification
16 17 (1.06%) CCNP
17 13 (0.81%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (8.73%) SLA
2 59 (3.68%) GDPR
3 37 (2.31%) Cyber Essentials
4 20 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 9 (0.56%) QA
7 8 (0.50%) NIST
8 7 (0.44%) Accessibility
9 4 (0.25%) PMO
10 3 (0.19%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.062%) NCSC
System Software
1 1,041 (64.94%) Active Directory
2 285 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 195 (12.16%) Hyper-V
4 55 (3.43%) XenApp
5 50 (3.12%) VMware ESXi
6 47 (2.93%) XenDesktop
7 43 (2.68%) vSphere
8 31 (1.93%) Virtual Desktop
9 29 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
10 23 (1.43%) VirtualBox
11 17 (1.06%) Firmware
12 15 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
13 11 (0.69%) Terminal Services
13 11 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
14 7 (0.44%) Docker
14 7 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (0.37%) pfSense
15 6 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
16 5 (0.31%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 4 (0.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 275 (17.16%) Microsoft Intune
2 270 (16.84%) SCCM
3 58 (3.62%) WSUS
4 45 (2.81%) Jamf Pro
5 20 (1.25%) Single Sign-On
6 19 (1.19%) Failover Clustering
6 19 (1.19%) Terraform
7 15 (0.94%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 14 (0.87%) SCOM
9 13 (0.81%) vCenter Server
10 10 (0.62%) Autotask
10 10 (0.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 10 (0.62%) SCDPM
10 10 (0.62%) Sysprep
11 8 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
12 7 (0.44%) Ansible
12 7 (0.44%) Nessus
12 7 (0.44%) PaperCut
13 6 (0.37%) NetBackup
13 6 (0.37%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 1,164 (72.61%) Microsoft
2 388 (24.20%) VMware
3 180 (11.23%) Cisco
4 171 (10.67%) Citrix
5 135 (8.42%) Apple
6 80 (4.99%) Veeam
7 70 (4.37%) ServiceNow
8 54 (3.37%) Dell
9 44 (2.74%) Sophos
10 42 (2.62%) Google
11 37 (2.31%) HP
12 35 (2.18%) iManage
13 32 (2.00%) Bloomberg
14 31 (1.93%) SolarWinds
15 29 (1.81%) Adobe
16 24 (1.50%) Meraki
17 23 (1.43%) Ivanti
17 23 (1.43%) McAfee
18 21 (1.31%) Fortinet
18 21 (1.31%) MobileIron