Period
to 21 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 21 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 10
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 51 80 78
Rank change year-on-year +29 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 10 35 51 50
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 3.67% 2.72% 2.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.84% 12.75% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 29 42 50
Median annual salary £31,500 £25,750 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.33% -4.63% -3.57%
10th Percentile £24,550 £18,300 £22,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £41,250
UK median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 221 400 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 23.17% 21.34% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 184 337 431
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,800 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £56,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Wales

Windows 10
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Windows 10 in Wales

Windows 10
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Windows 10 in Wales over the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Windows 10 in Wales

Windows 10
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 10 within the Wales region over the 6 months to 21 January 2021. 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
South Wales +23 28 £30,000 +13.21% 5
Mid Wales - 3 - - 1
North Wales - 2 £50,000 -
West Wales +12 1 £31,500 +57.50%
Windows 10
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) Office 365
3 24 (68.57%) Active Directory
4 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
5 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (48.57%) Azure
6 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
7 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
7 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Intune
8 11 (31.43%) Amazon RDS
8 11 (31.43%) DHCP
9 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2016
10 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (25.71%) ITIL
10 9 (25.71%) VMware
10 9 (25.71%) Azure Active Directory
10 9 (25.71%) SCCM
11 7 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (20.00%) Application Packaging
11 7 (20.00%) PKI
11 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
11 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
11 7 (20.00%) Finance
12 6 (17.14%) DNS
12 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
12 6 (17.14%) SLA
12 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (17.14%) Collaborative Working
13 5 (14.29%) Creative Thinking
13 5 (14.29%) Device Driver

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.29%) IIS
3 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 27 (77.14%) Office 365
2 17 (48.57%) Azure
3 9 (25.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (14.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) DHCP
2 6 (17.14%) DNS
3 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (8.57%) Firewall
4 3 (8.57%) LAN
4 3 (8.57%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (8.57%) WAN
5 2 (5.71%) Skype
5 2 (5.71%) VPN
5 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Office 365 Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) IT Technician
4 5 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Service Desk Technician
5 4 (11.43%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support
6 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.86%) Deskside Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) PKI
2 5 (14.29%) Device Driver
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) iSeries
3 2 (5.71%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) Handset
4 1 (2.86%) iPad
4 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
4 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
5 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (11.43%) Android
8 3 (8.57%) Mac OS
8 3 (8.57%) Mac OS X
8 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 7 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (17.14%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (14.29%) Creative Thinking
4 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 5 (14.29%) Service Management
5 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.43%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.57%) DevOps
6 3 (8.57%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.71%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (5.71%) Data Security
7 2 (5.71%) ERP
7 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.71%) IT Strategy
7 2 (5.71%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (5.71%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) RPG
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.86%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (68.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.43%) BitLocker
3 4 (11.43%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.86%) Firmware
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Intune
2 9 (25.71%) SCCM
3 4 (11.43%) AirWatch
4 3 (8.57%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (5.71%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) MobileIron
4 4 (11.43%) Apple
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco
5 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.71%) Veeam
7 1 (2.86%) Becrypt
7 1 (2.86%) Citrix
7 1 (2.86%) Dell
7 1 (2.86%) EMC
7 1 (2.86%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) McAfee
7 1 (2.86%) Mitel
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle
7 1 (2.86%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.86%) Remedy