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

Microsoft Windows 10
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 276 463 957
Rank change year-on-year +187 +494  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 971 595 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.14% 0.57% 0.011%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.79% 2.18% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 869 524 12
Median salary £30,000 £31,750 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.51% -23.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £31,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year -9.52% -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 20252 27252 28978
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 23.69% 26.06% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17015 22958 24286
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 £67,500 £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 30 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 30 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 +187 927 £31,000 -1.58% 135
London +232 429 £32,500 - 51
South East +83 190 £32,500 - 35
East of England +55 95 £26,500 -11.66% 9
City of London +93 80 £30,000 -33.33% 12
North West +5 59 £26,500 -33.75% 13
Hampshire +35 58 £31,500 -3.07% 12
Surrey +68 51 £22,000 -31.25% 6
West Midlands +41 50 £30,000 -20.00% 8
Manchester -7 46 £33,625 -20.88% 11
South West +13 40 £27,500 - 5
East Midlands +16 34 £28,500 - 7
Hertfordshire +5 29 £27,000 -11.47% 3
Yorkshire +37 27 £25,500 +4.08% 5
Berkshire +37 27 £60,000 +100.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +36 24 £25,800 -16.77% 4
Essex +4 22 £25,000 -5.66% 2
Guildford +38 19 £21,000 -8.69% 2
West Yorkshire +22 19 £25,500 -29.06% 2
Birmingham +20 19 £37,500 -3.84% 1
Oxfordshire 0 19 £36,000 -20.00% 5
Cambridge - 18 £25,800 - 4
Southampton +30 16 £30,000 -17.80% 4
Nottingham +14 16 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Nottinghamshire +13 16 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Bedfordshire +15 14 £28,000 -6.66%
West Sussex +8 14 £35,000 - 1
Bristol -12 13 £43,750 +57.65% 2
Leeds +23 12 £25,500 -32.00%
Basingstoke +8 12 £31,500 - 3

For the 6 months to 30 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 1839 (100.00%) Windows
2 1402 (76.24%) Windows 7
3 1175 (63.89%) Active Directory
4 1121 (60.96%) Microsoft
5 752 (40.89%) Windows Server
6 662 (36.00%) MS Office
7 660 (35.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 649 (35.29%) Office 365
9 620 (33.71%) Windows 8
10 604 (32.84%) VMware
11 577 (31.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 563 (30.61%) MS Excel
13 511 (27.79%) MS Exchange
14 385 (20.94%) ITIL
15 370 (20.12%) VMware Infrastructure
16 365 (19.85%) SCCM
17 355 (19.30%) Citrix
18 327 (17.78%) DNS
19 324 (17.62%) Firewall
20 323 (17.56%) Hyper-V
21 306 (16.64%) TCP/IP
22 282 (15.33%) DHCP
23 263 (14.30%) Microsoft Certification
24 258 (14.03%) Cisco
25 241 (13.10%) Microsoft Azure
26 216 (11.75%) Exchange Server 2010
27 215 (11.69%) LAN
28 203 (11.04%) WAN
29 200 (10.88%) SQL
30 196 (10.66%) 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
1 511 (27.79%) MS Exchange
2 216 (11.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 163 (8.86%) SharePoint
4 157 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 135 (7.34%) Skype for Business
6 86 (4.68%) IIS
7 60 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 53 (2.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 43 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2003
10 23 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
11 17 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (0.65%) Apache
13 6 (0.33%) Oracle Self-Service HR
14 4 (0.22%) Confluence
14 4 (0.22%) MS Project Server
15 3 (0.16%) Drupal
15 3 (0.16%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.16%) TPMS
16 2 (0.11%) OpenEdge
16 2 (0.11%) SAS
Applications
1 662 (36.00%) MS Office
2 563 (30.61%) MS Excel
3 37 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (0.92%) Acrobat
4 17 (0.92%) Camtasia
4 17 (0.92%) 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 (0.054%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.054%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.054%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.054%) Avid Media Composer
Business Applications
1 17 (0.92%) 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 (0.054%) Bankmaster
8 1 (0.054%) GoldMine
8 1 (0.054%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.054%) Summit
8 1 (0.054%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 649 (35.29%) Office 365
2 241 (13.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 89 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (1.52%) G Suite
6 27 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
7 22 (1.20%) Mimecast
8 10 (0.54%) SaaS
9 9 (0.49%) Yammer
10 8 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 7 (0.38%) IaaS
11 7 (0.38%) OneDrive
12 6 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 5 (0.27%) iPaaS
14 3 (0.16%) Dropbox
14 3 (0.16%) iTunes
15 2 (0.11%) Slack
16 1 (0.054%) Google Drive
16 1 (0.054%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 327 (17.78%) DNS
2 324 (17.62%) Firewall
3 306 (16.64%) TCP/IP
4 282 (15.33%) DHCP
5 215 (11.69%) LAN
6 203 (11.04%) WAN
7 195 (10.60%) VPN
8 129 (7.01%) VoIP
9 114 (6.20%) SAN
10 84 (4.57%) Skype
11 75 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
12 66 (3.59%) VLAN
13 64 (3.48%) Wireless
14 60 (3.26%) Internet
14 60 (3.26%) Wi-Fi
15 38 (2.07%) SMTP
16 34 (1.85%) SNMP
17 32 (1.74%) Cisco ASA
18 30 (1.63%) ADSL
19 28 (1.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (10.66%) SQL Server
2 38 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
3 34 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
6 19 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (0.76%) MySQL
8 12 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
9 11 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (0.49%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.33%) Big Data
12 5 (0.27%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.22%) FileMaker
14 3 (0.16%) EDRMS
15 2 (0.11%) Apache Hive
15 2 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.11%) SQL Server 2016
16 1 (0.054%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 73 (3.97%) MSI
2 23 (1.25%) JIRA
3 16 (0.87%) Visual Studio
4 14 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (0.49%) InstallShield
6 6 (0.33%) AdminStudio
6 6 (0.33%) HP UFT
6 6 (0.33%) LoadRunner
7 5 (0.27%) Subversion
8 4 (0.22%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.16%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.16%) Trac
10 2 (0.11%) Ant
10 2 (0.11%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.11%) Fiddler
10 2 (0.11%) gulp
10 2 (0.11%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.11%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.11%) Visual Studio Code
10 2 (0.11%) WebSpeed
General
1 182 (9.90%) Finance
2 81 (4.40%) Telecoms
3 76 (4.13%) Legal
4 68 (3.70%) Law
5 53 (2.88%) Manufacturing
6 46 (2.50%) Banking
7 30 (1.63%) Retail
8 28 (1.52%) Advertising
9 21 (1.14%) German Language
10 20 (1.09%) French Language
11 17 (0.92%) Automotive
12 12 (0.65%) Marketing
13 10 (0.54%) Electronics
14 9 (0.49%) Publishing
15 7 (0.38%) Games
16 5 (0.27%) Back Office
16 5 (0.27%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.27%) Italian Language
17 4 (0.22%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 458 (24.90%) Analyst
2 457 (24.85%) IT Support
3 445 (24.20%) Support Engineer
4 268 (14.57%) Support Analyst
5 256 (13.92%) IT Engineer
6 207 (11.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 205 (11.15%) IT Support Engineer
8 195 (10.60%) Desktop Support
9 144 (7.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 144 (7.83%) IT Analyst
10 122 (6.63%) Service Analyst
11 118 (6.42%) IT Support Analyst
12 114 (6.20%) Desktop Engineer
13 113 (6.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 111 (6.04%) Service Desk Analyst
15 107 (5.82%) Desktop Analyst
16 100 (5.44%) IT Technician
17 99 (5.38%) 1st Line Support
18 95 (5.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
19 93 (5.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (1.69%) Web Services
2 29 (1.58%) .NET
3 20 (1.09%) CSS
3 20 (1.09%) HTML
4 16 (0.87%) ASP.NET
5 15 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (0.76%) HTML5
7 12 (0.65%) Software Packaging
8 11 (0.60%) 802.1X
8 11 (0.60%) XML
9 10 (0.54%) AngularJS
10 9 (0.49%) SOAP
10 9 (0.49%) WPF
11 8 (0.44%) WCF
12 7 (0.38%) Ajax
12 7 (0.38%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (0.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (0.33%) COM
13 6 (0.33%) EDI
13 6 (0.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 132 (7.18%) Driving Licence
2 91 (4.95%) Blackberry
3 90 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
4 81 (4.40%) iPhone
5 71 (3.86%) Data Centre
6 63 (3.43%) Smartphone
7 51 (2.77%) Management Information System
8 39 (2.12%) Video Conferencing
9 37 (2.01%) Public Cloud
10 36 (1.96%) Computer Science
11 35 (1.90%) iPad
12 34 (1.85%) Fat Client
12 34 (1.85%) Thin Client
13 30 (1.63%) User Experience
14 29 (1.58%) Hedge funds
15 26 (1.41%) Replication
16 25 (1.36%) PDA
17 17 (0.92%) FMCG
18 16 (0.87%) Robotics
19 15 (0.82%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 1839 (100.00%) Windows
2 1402 (76.24%) Windows 7
3 752 (40.89%) Windows Server
4 660 (35.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 620 (33.71%) Windows 8
6 577 (31.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 130 (7.07%) Android
8 116 (6.31%) Mac OS X
9 110 (5.98%) Linux
10 103 (5.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 79 (4.30%) Apple iOS
12 68 (3.70%) Windows XP
13 33 (1.79%) Mac OS
14 20 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 20 (1.09%) Windows Vista
15 15 (0.82%) Solaris
15 15 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
16 11 (0.60%) Unix
17 10 (0.54%) Ubuntu
17 10 (0.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (20.94%) ITIL
2 95 (5.17%) Migration
3 90 (4.89%) Service Management
4 83 (4.51%) Project Management
5 76 (4.13%) Service Delivery
6 70 (3.81%) Application Packaging
7 68 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (3.59%) Incident Management
9 63 (3.43%) ERP
10 50 (2.72%) CRM
10 50 (2.72%) Time Management
11 46 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 46 (2.50%) ITIL V3
12 45 (2.45%) Root Cause Analysis
13 43 (2.34%) Asset Management
13 43 (2.34%) Configuration Management
14 42 (2.28%) Disaster Recovery
15 34 (1.85%) Server Building
16 33 (1.79%) Problem Management
17 32 (1.74%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 200 (10.88%) SQL
2 169 (9.19%) PowerShell
3 57 (3.10%) VB
4 40 (2.18%) VBScript
5 36 (1.96%) C#
6 24 (1.31%) C
7 19 (1.03%) C++
7 19 (1.03%) JavaScript
8 16 (0.87%) Python
9 11 (0.60%) T-SQL
10 10 (0.54%) PHP
10 10 (0.54%) VBA
11 9 (0.49%) VB.NET
12 8 (0.44%) Perl
13 7 (0.38%) Java
14 6 (0.33%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.11%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.054%) Ruby
16 1 (0.054%) VB6
Qualifications
1 263 (14.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 169 (9.19%) Degree
3 156 (8.48%) MCSE
4 108 (5.87%) MCSA
5 73 (3.97%) Cisco Certification
5 73 (3.97%) Security Cleared
6 67 (3.64%) MCP
7 65 (3.53%) CCNA
8 55 (2.99%) SC Cleared
9 46 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
10 44 (2.39%) MCITP
11 22 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 20 (1.09%) CCNP
12 20 (1.09%) MOS
13 17 (0.92%) A+ Certification
14 16 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
14 16 (0.87%) MCDST
15 14 (0.76%) DV Cleared
16 11 (0.60%) DBS Check
17 10 (0.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (6.36%) SLA
2 31 (1.69%) QA
3 10 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.44%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.054%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.054%) PMO
System Software
1 1175 (63.89%) Active Directory
2 370 (20.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 323 (17.56%) Hyper-V
4 152 (8.27%) XenApp
5 97 (5.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 64 (3.48%) vSphere
7 56 (3.05%) XenDesktop
8 39 (2.12%) VMware ESX
9 34 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
10 31 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
11 21 (1.14%) XenServer
12 20 (1.09%) Virtual Desktop
13 18 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
14 17 (0.92%) 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 (0.54%) Firmware
19 5 (0.27%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 365 (19.85%) SCCM
2 52 (2.83%) Backup Exec
3 41 (2.23%) Microsoft Intune
4 35 (1.90%) SCOM
5 34 (1.85%) WSUS
6 30 (1.63%) AirWatch
7 24 (1.31%) Norton AntiVirus
8 23 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
9 22 (1.20%) XenMobile
10 20 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
11 12 (0.65%) Nagios
11 12 (0.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 12 (0.65%) ThinApp
12 10 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 10 (0.54%) ZENworks
13 9 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
14 8 (0.44%) Ansible
14 8 (0.44%) Malwarebytes
14 8 (0.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 8 (0.44%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1121 (60.96%) Microsoft
2 604 (32.84%) VMware
3 355 (19.30%) Citrix
4 258 (14.03%) Cisco
5 172 (9.35%) Apple
6 139 (7.56%) HP
7 82 (4.46%) Dell
8 68 (3.70%) AppSense
9 59 (3.21%) Avaya
10 58 (3.15%) Veeam
11 53 (2.88%) iManage
12 46 (2.50%) Adobe
12 46 (2.50%) Symantec
13 44 (2.39%) Google
14 40 (2.18%) Bloomberg
15 38 (2.07%) Reuters
16 33 (1.79%) Intel Security
17 31 (1.69%) Red Hat
17 31 (1.69%) SAP
18 29 (1.58%) Oracle
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £43,000 per annum To £43K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32500 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum GBP 23K +Extensive benefits!
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £17000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Goole, North Humberside
Head Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus + Over-time
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Up to £55,000 + Bonus & Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + perm
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + perm
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Computer People
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £21500 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday